MGET Publications

If you use MGET in your project, please cite our papers in your publications. Your citations help us continue to provide MGET as free software. Thanks for your support!

The main MGET paper

Roberts JJ, Best BD, Dunn DC, Treml EA, Halpin PN (2010) Marine Geospatial Ecology Tools: An integrated framework for ecological geoprocessing with ArcGIS, Python, R, MATLAB, and C++. Environmental Modelling & Software 25: 1197-1207. doi: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2010.03.029

Publications describing tools that have been incorporated into MGET

Dunn DC, Boustany AM, Roberts JJ, Brazer E, Sanderson M, Gardner B, Halpin PN (2013) Empirical move-on rules to inform fishing strategies: a New England case study. Fish and Fisheries. doi:10.1111/faf.12019

Dunn DC, Boustany AM, Halpin PN (2011) Spatio-temporal management of fisheries to reduce by-catch and increase fishing selectivity. Fish and Fisheries 12: 110-119. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-2979.2010.00388.x

Dunn DC, Stewart K, Bjorkland RH, Haughton M, Singh-Renton S, Lewison R, Thorne L, Halpin PN (2009) A regional analysis of coastal and domestic fishing effort in the wider Caribbean. Fisheries Research 102: 60-68. doi: 10.1016/j.fishres.2009.10.010

Treml EA, Halpin PN, Urban DL, Pratson LF (2008) Modeling population connectivity by ocean currents, a graph-theoretic approach for marine conservation. Landscape Ecology 23: 19-36. doi: 10.1007/s10980-007-9138-y

Publications describing tools planned for eventual incorporation into MGET

Treml EA, Roberts J, Chao Y, Halpin PN, Possingham HP, Riginos C (2012). Reproductive output and duration of the pelagic larval stage determine seascape-wide connectivity of marine populations. Integrative and Comparative Biology: 52: 525-537. doi: 10.1093/icb/ics101

Dunn DC, Halpin PN (2009) Filling a marine spatial planning data gap: rugosity as a mesoscale proxy for hard-bottom habitat and marine biodiversity. Marine Ecology Progress Series 377: 1-11. doi: 10.3354/meps07839

Dunn DC, Kot CY, Halpin PN (2008) A comparison of methods to spatially represent pelagic longline fishing effort in catch and bycatch studies. Fisheries Research 92: 268–276. doi: 10.1016/j.fishres.2008.01.006