Professor Jason Hall-Spencer
Profiles

Professor Jason Hall-Spencer

Professor of Marine Biology

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Jason can be contacted through arrangement with our Press Office, to speak to the media on these areas of expertise.
  • Climate change
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Ocean acidification
  • Marine biology
  • Government policy
  • Oceans
  • Carbon dioxide

Professor of Marine Biology
School of Biological and Marine Sciences

Professor, University of Tsukuba, Japan. (教授 )

President of the British Phycological Society

Editor, Regional Studies in Marine Science

Review Editor, Frontiers in Marine Biology

Qualifications

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PhD University of London, based at Millport Marine Biological Station

BSc Marine Biology, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

Health & Safety Executive Part IV Professional Air Diver 

AWARDS:

Honorary Lecturer, University of Glasgow.

British Association Charles Lyell Award.

University of Plymouth World Class Researcher Award.

University of Washington Paul Illg Distinguished Lectureship.

PREVIOUS POSITIONS:

2003-2008 Royal Society University Research Fellow, University of Plymouth.

2000-2002 Lecturer in Marine Biology, University of Glasgow.

1996-1999 PDRA at University of London and University of Glasgow.

1992-1997 Firefighter with Strathclyde Firebrigade.

1992 Marine Nature Conservation Review Team, Joint Nature Conservation Committee, UK.

1991 Benthic Ecologist. Institute of Offshore Engineering, Edinburgh, UK.

Professional membership

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Marine Biological Association, UK 

Porcupine Marine Natural History Society

British Phycological Society

Roles on external bodies

UK Delegate to the United Nations World Ocean Assessment, (2018-).

President, British Phycological Society (2020- ).

School Academic Liason Coordinator between Plymouth University and Newquay's Cornwall College (2014- ).

Ocean Acidification international Reference User Group (2013- ).

Teaching interests

I lead four second year undergraduate modules and teach on the BSc Marine Biology, BSC Marine Biology and Coastal Ecology, BSc Marine Biology and Oceanography, BSc Conservation Biology, MRes Marine Biology, MSc Aquaculture, MSc Marine Conservation MSc Applied Marine Science Programmes.

Current Research Group 

Dr Lucia Porzio, Ass Prof macroalgae.

Dr Lina Rassmusson PDRA effects of Arctic melting on algae

Periklis Kleitou RA & PhD candidate: Mediterranean lionfish invasion

Lucas Nunes PhD candidate: fish trophic groups in Brazil

Antony Scales ResM candidate: the microbiology of maerl beds 

Daniel Grove ResM Biofilm

Callum Hudsom MRes coastal resilience in Japan

Recent BSc Student dissertations supervised

1) Lewis Ashton: invasive polychaetes in Plymouth Sound

2) Patrick Adkins: response of mussels to predatory crabs off Chile

3) Jake Jefford: sand-blast effects of severe storms on intertidal life off Devon

4) Abi Miller: non-native and native kelp epiphytes

5) Ben Peace-Herbert: invasive mussels around London

6) Toby Russell: effects of TBT on shipwreck fauna

7) Nicholas Shell: as seaweeds take over coral reefs are toxic algal blooms more likely?

8) James Thomas: Using Callionymus lyra to investigate changes in diet with fish size and habitat

9) Melisa Vural: The ecology of a common intertidal starfish of Chile.

10) Livia Sinagaglia: copepod parasites of Osilinus spp.

11) Giulia La Bianca: deep-sea crinoids of the NE Atlantic

12) Neil Thorp: modelling the distribution of Undaria off SW England

13) Marios Papapgeorgiou: polychaete predation on corals off Cyprus

14) Nathalie Thompson: filtration rates in Crepidula fornicata

15) Cameron Clark: bryozoans in Plymouth Sound

16) Christopher Taylor: the effects of ocean acidification on Japanese microgastropods

17) Eleanor Picard: Effects of tourism on the marine ecology of a north Cornwall beach

18) Xavier Stow: disturbance effects of a tropical cyclone

19) Emily-Beth Millett: Effects of CO2 on coral symbionts

20) Felix de Wattipont: Turitella communis shell ecology 

21) Rob Van Ree: Holkam Nature Reserve salt marsh carbon stores

22) Emily Stevenson: fauna found on strandline macroplastics

23) Suse Rolfe: extent on invasive seaweed spread in North Devon

24) James O'Williams: Oxybenzone on tropical coral reefs

25) Holly Morgan working on sea urchins in Japan

26) Phoebe Baker working on ocean acidification in Japan

27) Honey Bowker: metals in fauna around CO2 seeps in Dominica

28) Emily Murphy-Gray: lionfish in Cyprus

29) Barry Pettifor: seaweed irridesence

30) Jacques Swain: lionfish otolith analyses

31) Meg Atkinson: Plymouth Sound zooplankton dynamics

32) Maddy Entrekin: coral ecology

33) Vicky Goodier: photoquadrats off Cyprus

34) Daisy Jauncy: lionfish diet

35) Amy Linscott: anemone spatial distribution

36) Jess Miller: Drupella coral infection in the Philippines

37) Chris rogers: coral disease in the Caribbean

Placement Students

Alexander Holdgate: Sustainable fisheries management in Norway

Ho Jiaxuan working on phytoplankton in Taiwan

Emily Millet working on corals in Australia

Emma Cox working on lionfish invasion in Honduras

Lucy Dunlop: climate gasses PML

Kyra Walton: placement with MER, Cyprus

Conferences, workshops & external teaching events

Invited lecture ‘Effects of CO2 on seabed habitats’ an international monthly Seabed Habitats Seminar Series 26 Jan 2021 www.seabedhabitats.org https://youtu.be/qFNgsZyG7ME 

Online lecture to the Biology Society of India ‘Ocean acidification in Asia’ 15 Jan 2021 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lUzWu4H87Z4

World Fisheries Day interview 21 Nov 2020 https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=655765895112714

The ecological effects of ocean acidification. Invited Public Lecture. The Linnaean Society of London, 27 Feb 2020. https://www.linnean.org/meetings-and-events/events/the-ecological-effects-of-ocean-acidification

Beyond Capturing Our Coast. Invited Public Lecture. Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth 13 Feb 2020.

Staff serving as external examiners

External examiner of MSc and BSc courses at the School of Biology, University of Malta 2015-2018 . Examiner of PhD candidates at Universities in Adelaide, Alicante, Brest (2018), Bristol (2017), Coruna, Edinburgh (2019), Hong Kong (2018), Iceland (2020) Palermo, Paris (x2), Marseille, Newcastle, Stockholm (2018), Swansea (2020) Western Australia and York.

Research interests

Current research spans seamount ecology , fisheries , ocean acidificationaquaculture and conservation. My fieldwork sites are currently at volcanic CO2 vents in the Mediterranean and off Japan.


Other research

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/rising-carbon-dioxide-levels-will-change-marine-habitats-and-fish-communities

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/ocean-acidification-could-have-consequences-for-millions

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/plastics-and-rising-co2-levels-could-pose-combined-threat-to-marine-environment

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/moving-fish-farms-enables-seagrass-meadows-to-thrive-study-shows

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/time-for-total-rethink-on-the-management-of-alien-species

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/citizen-scientists-asked-to-help-the-fight-against-venomous-predators-in-the-mediterranean

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/plymouth-scientists-join-call-for-major-shift-in-understanding-to-protect-the-ocean

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/scientific-experts-call-for-eight-urgent-measures-to-preserve-life-supporting-ocean-function-amid-fears-that-changes-could-be-irreversible

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/university-scientist-joins-world-experts-to-ask-big-questions-about-blue-carbon

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/invasive-lionfish-likely-to-become-permanent-residents-in-the-mediterranean

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/expert-backs-international-call-for-action-to-safeguard-our-oceans

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/plymouth-scientists-join-call-for-major-shift-in-understanding-to-protect-the-ocean

https://www.plymouth.ac.uk/news/lionfish-culls-aim-to-preserve-marine-species-and-habitats-in-the-mediterranean-sea



https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=655765895112714

Research degrees awarded to supervised students

PhD  2004 Nick Kamenos, Recruitment of commercial species to maerl.

MRes 2006 Hayley Miles, Effects of ocean acidification on the sea urchin Psammechinus miliaris.

MRes 2008 Emma Ransome, Effects of ocean acidification on intertidal organisms.

Diploma Thesis 2008 Tina Kerby, Seamount fisheries (Erasmus from Kiel,Germany).

MSc  2008 Katie Wanner-Halder, Gorgonian calcification.

MRes 2008 Gemma Veneruso, Gorgonian genetics.

MRes 2008 Amanda Hopes, Transformation systems in coccolithophores.

PhD  2008 Jayme Lohr, Viral disease in corals.

MRes 2009 Samantha Ottolangui, Calcification in coccolithophores.

MRes 2009 Rebecca Lumbis, Effects of marine fisheries closures in SW England 1990-2007.

MRes 2009 Maria Rousou, Seasonality in fisheries discards in Cyprus.

MRes 2010 Thomas Hinman, Ecological niche modelling of seagrass in the UK.

MRes 2012 Matthew Keys, Coccolithophore culture experiments.

MRes 2012 Sarah Heath, pH homeostasis in marine phytoplankton.

MRes 2012 Giuseppe Sauria, Amphipods along pCO2 gradients (Erasmus from Ancona, Italy).

PhD  2012 Vivienne Johnson, Effects of increasing CO2 on microalgae.

PhD 2014 Grazyna Durak: silification mechanisms in algae.

MRes 2015 Ro Allen: marine invertebrate settlement and recruitment on a tropical coral reef.

PhD 2015 Cecilia Baggini: benthic ecology of volcanic seeps off Methana, Greece.

MRes 2016 Alessandra Washbourn: how to control crown-of-thorns starfish outbreaks.

PhD 2016 Laura Pettit: effects of CO2 on foraminifera.

MRes 2017 Mariano Peruzzo: a new species of Southern Ocean diatom.

PhD 2017 Joy Smith, demersal coral reef zooplankton, Papua New Guinea.

PhD 2017 Maria Campbell: fisheries, marine conservation, marine renewable energy and displacement.

PhD 2017 Bryony Pearce: The ecology of Sabellariaspinulosa reefs

MRes 2018 James Scott: zooplankton along CO2 gradients off Sicily

PhD 2018 Anaelle Lemasson:Ocean acidification and warming impacts on native andnon-native shellfish

PhD 2018 Amrit Kumar Mishra: Global change effects on seagrass ecosystems 

PhD 2019 Demetris Kletou: Human impacts on oligotrophic marine ecosystems, case studies from Cyprus.

Grants & contracts

Recent grants 


2020 British Phycological Society £3000; Plymouth Marine Laboratory, Marine Institute & MBA £1500; Informa UK Ltd. £1000; The Company of Biologists £1000; Algaecytes Ltd. £500; Varicon Aqua Solutions Ltd £500; Marine Institute £100 for an ocean acidification outreach kit
2020  UK-China Royal Society Collaboration Funding. Effects of ocean acidification and warming in coastal systems.

2019 Research Professorship renewal, Tsukuba University, Japan (2020-2023) £129K (PI)

2019 Brazilian CAPES grant: Integrated internationalization of knowledge production and training of humanresources in the area of marine / coastal biodiversity - bases for sustainability (2019-2022) 800K (Horta & Hall-Spencer PIs).  

2019 Chinese NSF grant: phytoplankton zooplankton dynamics on warming, acidified, nutrient rich coasts (2019-2021) $400K (Gao & Hall-Spencer PIs)

2018 Swedish FORMAS mobility grant: rhodochronology using coralline algae (2018-2021) 4648779 SEK (Rasmusson & Hall-Spencer PIs).

2017 EU LIFE RELIONMED Programme (2017-2021) £180K (Kletou and Hall-Spencer PIs)

2017 Norwegian Biodiversity Information Centre (Project no. 70184235) “Norway's hidden marine biodiversity: The hunt for cryptic species within the coralline algae” (2017-2019) 2 350 000 NOK (Rinde & Hall-Spencer PIs).

2015 Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Cientifico e Tecnologio of the Brazilian Ministry of Science. PhD studentship 2015-2019. £79,497 (PI)

2015 Daiwa Foundation Japan-UK collaborative grant on coastal volcanoes (2015-16) £2K (PI)

2014 MOFETA – Investigating ecological effects of ocean acidification in shallow water CO2 vents off the Azores. Funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (€49,768) 2014-2015. (PI)

2014 Marine Institute Small Collaborative Research Grant (£5K) Holocene sea level rise; the separation of Jersey from France. 2014-15.(Co-I)

2013 EU ASSEMBLE Gulf of Aqaba: a Noah's Ark of heat resistant corals? (€4000) 2013-14. (PI)

2013 EU MARES PhD studentship, Seagrass physiology (€122400) 2013-2017. (PI)

2013 NERC Scaling empirically derived ocean acidification responses to naturally assembled systems (PI M Solan, Southampton Uni) £72000, 2013-14. (Co-I)

2012 EU MARES PhD studentship, Zooplankton ecology on coral reefs (€122400) 2012-2016.(PI)

2011 EU MARES PhD studentship. Effects of ocean acidification at Methana, Greece (€122400) 2011-15.

2011 EU FP7 MedSeA (£180000) 2011-15. (PI)

2010 NERC PhD studentship (£ 89K) Assessing effects of long-term ocean acidification at volcanic CO2 vents 2010-14. (PI)
 

Creative practice & artistic projects

I produce underwater videos using SCUBA for teaching and TV, e.g. www.conservancy.co.uk/page/Marine-Life/372/


Key publications

Key publications are highlighted

Journals

Articles
Harvey BP, Kon K, Agostini S, Wada S & Hall-Spencer JM 2021 'Ocean acidification locks algal communities in a species‐poor early successional stage' Global Change Biology , DOI Open access
Brauko KM, Cabral A, Costa NV, Hayden J, Dias CEP, Leite ES, Westphal RD, Mueller CM, Hall-Spencer JM & Rodrigues RR 2020 'Marine Heatwaves, Sewage and Eutrophication Combine to Trigger Deoxygenation and Biodiversity Loss: A SW Atlantic Case Study' Frontiers in Marine Science 7, , DOI
Aiuppa A, Hall-Spencer JM, Milazzo M, Turco G, Caliro S & Di Napoli R 2020 'Volcanic CO2 seep geochemistry and use in understanding ocean acidification' Biogeochemistry , DOI Open access
Wada S, Agostini S, Harvey BP, Omori Y & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 'Ocean acidification increases phytobenthic carbon fixation and export in a warm-temperate system' Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 250, 107113-107113 , DOI Open access
Laffoley D, Baxter JM, Amon DJ, Claudet J, Hall-Spencer JM, Grorud-Colvert K, Levin LA, Reid PC, Rogers AD & Taylor ML 2020 'Evolving the narrative for protecting a rapidly changing ocean, post‐COVID‐19' Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems , DOI Open access
Kleitou P, Crocetta F, Giakoumi S, Giovos I, Hall-Spencer JM, Kalogirou S, Kletou D, Moutopoulos DK & Rees S 2020 'Fishery reforms for the management of non-indigenous species' Journal of Environmental Management 111690-111690 , DOI Open access
Harvey BP, Kerfahi D, Jung Y, Shin J-H, Adams JM & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 'Ocean acidification alters bacterial communities on marine plastic debris' Marine Pollution Bulletin 161, 111749-111749 , DOI Open access
Peyton JM, Martinou AF, Adriaens T, Chartosia N, Karachle PK, Rabitsch W, Tricarico E, Arianoutsou M, Bacher S & Bazos I 2020 'Horizon Scanning to Predict and Prioritize Invasive Alien Species With the Potential to Threaten Human Health and Economies on Cyprus' Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 8, , DOI Open access
Kletou D, Kleitou P, Savva I, Attrill MJ, Charalambous S, Loucaides A & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 'Seagrass of Vasiliko Bay, Eastern Mediterranean: Lost Cause or Priority Conservation Habitat?' Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 8, (9) 717-717 , DOI Open access
Martins M, Carreiro-Silva M, Martins GM, Barcelos e Ramos J, Viveiros F, Couto RP, Parra H, Monteiro J, Gallo F & Silva C 2020 'Ervilia castanea (Mollusca, Bivalvia) populations adversely affected at CO2 seeps in the North Atlantic' Science of The Total Environment 754, 142044-142044 , DOI Open access
Wang Y, Fan X, Gao G, Beardall J, Inaba K, Hall-Spencer JM, Xu D, Zhang X, Han W & McMinn A 2020 'Decreased motility of flagellated microalgae long-term acclimated to CO2-induced acidified waters' Nature Climate Change 10, (6) 561-567 , DOI Open access
Savva I, Chartosia N, Antoniou C, Kleitou P, Georgiou A, Stern N, Hadjioannou L, Jimenez C, Andreou V & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 'They are here to stay: The biology and ecology of lionfish (Pterois miles ) in the Mediterranean Sea' Journal of Fish Biology , DOI Open access
Cattano C, Agostini S, Harvey BP, Wada S, Quattrocchi F, Turco G, Inaba K, Hall-Spencer JM & Milazzo M 2020 'Changes in fish communities due to benthic habitat shifts under ocean acidification conditions' Science of The Total Environment 725, 138501-138501 , DOI Open access
Kerfahi D, Harvey BP, Agostini S, Kon K, Huang R, Adams JM & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 'Responses of Intertidal Bacterial Biofilm Communities to Increasing pCO2' Marine Biotechnology , DOI Open access
2020 'Correction: Ocean acidification at a coastal CO2 vent induces expression of stress-related transcripts and transposable elements in the sea anemone Anemonia viridis' PLOS ONE 15, (3) e0230397-e0230397 , DOI Open access
Nasri Sissini M, Berchez F, Hall-Spencer J, Ghilardi-Lopes N, Carvalho VF, Schubert N, Koerich G, Diaz-Pulido G, Silva J & Serrao E 2020 'Brazil oil spill response: Protect rhodolith beds' SCIENCE 367, (6474) 156-156 Author Site , DOI Open access
Harvey BP, Agostini S, Kon K, Wada S & Hall-Spencer JM 2019 'Diatoms Dominate and Alter Marine Food-Webs When CO2 Rises' Diversity 11, (12) 242-242 , DOI Open access
MOLODTSOVA TN, ALTUNA Á & HALL-SPENCER JM 2019 'Trissopathes (Anthozoa: Antipatharia) in the north-east Atlantic, with a description of T. grasshoffi sp. nov' Zootaxa 4700, (4) 431-444 , DOI Open access
Macreadie PI, Anton A, Raven JA, Beaumont N, Connolly RM, Friess DA, Kelleway JJ, Kennedy H, Kuwae T & Lavery PS 2019 'Author Correction: The future of Blue Carbon science' Nature Communications 10, (1) , DOI Open access
Hossain MB, Marshall DJ & Hall-Spencer JM 2019 'Epibenthic community variation along an acidified tropical estuarine system' Regional Studies in Marine Science 32, 100888-100888 , DOI Open access
Koerich G, Assis J, Costa GB, Sissini MN, Serrão EA, Rörig LR, Hall-Spencer JM, Barufi JB & Horta PA 2019 'How experimental physiology and ecological niche modelling can inform the management of marine bioinvasions?' Science of The Total Environment 700, 134692-134692 , DOI Open access
Mishra AK, Santos R & Hall -Spencer JM 2019 'Elevated trace elements in sediments and seagrasses at CO2 seeps' Marine Environmental Research 153, 104810-104810 , DOI Open access
Macreadie PI, Anton A, Raven JA, Beaumont N, Connolly RM, Friess DA, Kelleway JJ, Kennedy H, Kuwae T & Lavery PS 2019 'The future of Blue Carbon science' Nature Communications 10, (1) , DOI Open access
Dimitriou AC, Chartosia N, Hall-Spencer JM, Kleitou P, Jimenez C, Antoniou C, Hadjioannou L, Kletou D & Sfenthourakis S 2019 'Genetic Data Suggest Multiple Introductions of the Lionfish (Pterois miles) into the Mediterranean Sea' Diversity 11, (9) 149-149 , DOI Open access
Fitzer S & Hall-Spencer J 2019 'ESTABLISHED AND EMERGING TECHNIQUES FOR CHARACTERISING THE FORMATION, STRUCTURE AND PERFORMANCE OF CALCIFIED STRUCTURES UNDER OCEAN ACIDIFICATION' Oceanography and Marine Biology: an annual review , DOI Open access
Laffoley D, Baxter JM, Amon DJ, Currie DEJ, Downs CA, Hall-Spencer JM, Harden-Davies H, Page R, Reid CP & Roberts CM 2019 'Eight urgent, fundamental and simultaneous steps needed to restore ocean health, and the consequences for humanity and the planet of inaction or delay' Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems , DOI Open access
Marshall DJ, Abdelhady AA, Wah DTT, Mustapha N, G?deke SH, De Silva LC & Hall-Spencer JM 2019 'Biomonitoring acidification using marine gastropods' Science of the Total Environment 692, 833-843 , DOI Open access
Gao K, Beardall J, Häder D-P, Hall-Spencer JM, Gao G & Hutchins DA 2019 'Effects of Ocean Acidification on Marine Photosynthetic Organisms Under the Concurrent Influences of Warming, UV Radiation, and Deoxygenation' Frontiers in Marine Science 6, , DOI Open access
2019 'Correction: Ocean acidification at a coastal CO2 vent induces expression of stress-related transcripts and transposable elements in the sea anemone Anemonia viridis' PLOS ONE 14, (6) e0218009-e0218009 , DOI Open access
Urbarova I, Forêt S, Dahl M, Emblem Å, Milazzo M, Hall-Spencer JM & Johansen SD 2019 'Ocean acidification at a coastal CO2 vent induces expression of stress-related transcripts and transposable elements in the sea anemone Anemonia viridis' PLoS One 14, (5) e0210358-e0210358 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Harvey BP 2019 'Ocean acidification impacts on coastal ecosystem services due to habitat degradation' Emerging Topics in Life Sciences 3, (2) 197-206 , DOI Open access
Kleitou P, Savva I, Kletou D, Hall-Spencer J, Antoniou C, Christodoulides Y, Chartosia N, Hadjioannou L, Dimitriou AC & Jimenez C 2019 'Invasive lionfish in the Mediterranean: Low public awareness yet high stakeholder concerns' Marine Policy , DOI Open access
Lam VWY, Chavanich S, Djoundourian S, Dupont S, Gaill F, Holzer G, Isensee K, Katua S, Mars F & Metian M 2019 'Dealing with the effects of ocean acidification on coral reefs in the Indian Ocean and Asia' Regional Studies in Marine Science 28, , DOI Open access
Shan T, Pang S, Wang X, Li J, Su L, Schiller J, Lackschewitz D, Hall-Spencer JM & Bischof K 2019 'Genetic analysis of a recently established Undaria pinnatifida (Laminariales: Alariaceae) population in the northern Wadden Sea reveals close proximity between drifting thalli and the attached population' European Journal of Phycology , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2019 'Efficient coralline algal psbA mini barcoding and High Resolution Melt (HRM) analysis using a simple custom DNA preparation' Scientific Reports , DOI Open access
Lemasson A, Kuri V, Hall-Spencer J & Knights AM 2018 'Changes in the biochemical and nutrient composition of seafood due to ocean acidification and warming' Marine Environmental Research 143, 82-92 , DOI Open access
Rastrick SSP, Graham H, Azetsu-Scott K, Calosi P, Chierici M, Fransson A, Hop H, Hall-Spencer J, Milazzo M & Thor P 2018 'Using natural analogues to investigate the effects of climate change and ocean acidification on Northern ecosystems' ICES Journal of Marine Science 75, (7) 2299-2311 Author Site , DOI Open access
Lemasson A, Hall-Spencer J, Fletcher S, Provstgaard-Morys S & Knights AM 2018 'Indications of future performance of native and non-native adult oysters under acidification and warming' Marine Environmental Research , DOI Open access
Castro MC, Veldhuis M, Fileman T & Hall-Spencer J 2018 'Different approaches and limitations for testing phytoplankton viability in natural assemblies and treated ballast water' Marine Pollution Bulletin , DOI Open access
Harvey BP, Agostini S, Wada S, Inaba K & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Dissolution: The achilles' heel of the triton shell in an acidifying ocean' Frontiers in Marine Science 5, (OCT) , DOI Open access
Yuan X, McCoy SJ, Du Y, Widdicombe S & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Physiological and Behavioral Plasticity of the Sea Cucumber Holothuria forskali (Echinodermata, Holothuroidea) to Acidified Seawater' Frontiers in Physiology 9, Author Site , DOI Open access
Correia AT, Arenas F & Hall-Spencer J 2018 'Proceedings of the XIX Iberian Symposium on Marine Biology Studies 2016 (Porto, Portugal)' Regional Studies in Marine Science 23, 1-1 , DOI Open access
Zhang Y, Wang T, Li H, Bao N, Hall-Spencer JM & Gao K 2018 'Rising levels of temperature and CO2 antagonistically affect phytoplankton primary productivity in the South China Sea' Marine Environmental Research Author Site , DOI Open access
Agostini S, Harvey BP, Wada S, Kon K, Milazzo M, Inaba K & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Ocean acidification drives community shifts towards simplified non-calcified habitats in a subtropical-temperate transition zone' Scientific Reports 8, (1) 0-0 Author Site , DOI Open access
de Castro MCT, Vance T, Yunnie ALE, Fileman TW & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Low salinity as a biosecurity tool for minimizing biofouling on ship sea chests' Ocean Science 14, (4) 661-667 , DOI Open access
Kletou D, Savva I, Tsiamis K & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Opportunistic seaweeds replace Cystoseira forests on an industrialised coast in Cyprus' Mediterranean Marine Science 19, (3) 598-610 Author Site , DOI Open access
Kletou D, Kleitou P, Savva I, Martin A, Antoniou C & Hall-Spencer J 2018 'Seagrass recovery after fish farm relocation in the eastern Mediterranean' Marine Environmental Research Open access
Munoz PT, Saez CA, Brezo Martinez-Callejas M, Rosa Flores-Molina M, Bastos E, Fonseca A, Gurgel CFD, Barufi JB, Roerig L & Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Short-term interactive effects of increased temperatures and acidification on the calcifying macroalgae Lithothamnion crispatum and Sonderophycus capensis' Aquatic Botany 148, 46-52 Author Site , DOI Open access
Langer G, Sadekov A, Nehrke G, Baggini C, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Hall-Spencer JM, Cuoco E, Bijma J & Elderfield H 2018 'Relationship between mineralogy and minor element partitioning in limpets from an Ischia CO 2 vent site provides new insights into their biomineralization pathway' Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2018 'Elucidating the small regulatory RNA repertoire of the sea anemone Anemonia viridis based on whole genome and small RNA sequencing' Genome Biology and Evolution , DOI Open access
Lemasson AJ, Kuri V, Hall-Spencer JM, Fletcher S, Moate R & Knights AM 2017 'Sensory Qualities of Oysters Unaltered by a Short Exposure to Combined Elevated pCO2 and Temperature' Frontiers in Marine Science 4, (0) 0-0 , DOI Open access
Duquette A, McClintock JB, Amsler CD, Pérez-Huerta A, Milazzo M & Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Effects of ocean acidification on the shells of four Mediterranean gastropod species near a CO 2 seep' Marine Pollution Bulletin , DOI Open access
Brown NEM, Milazzo M, Rastrick SPS, Hall-Spencer JM, Therriault TW & Harley CGD 2017 'Natural acidification changes the timing and rate of succession, alters community structure, and increases homogeneity in marine biofouling communities' Global Change Biology , DOI Open access
Celis-Plá PSM, Martínez B, Korbee N, Hall-Spencer JM & Figueroa FL 2017 'Photoprotective responses in a brown macroalgae Cystoseira tamariscifolia to increases in CO2 and temperature' Marine Environmental Research Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Inorganic carbon physiology underpins macroalgal responses to elevated CO2' Scientific Reports 7, (0) 0-0 , DOI Open access
Sheehan EV, Rees A, Bridger D, Williams T & Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Strandings of NE Atlantic gorgonians' Biological Conservation 209, 482-487 , DOI Open access
Celis-Plá PSM, Martínez B, Korbee N, Hall-Spencer JM & Figueroa FL 2017 'Ecophysiological responses to elevated CO2 and temperature in Cystoseira tamariscifolia (Phaeophyceae)' Climatic Change , DOI Open access
Lemasson AJ, Fletcher S, Hall-Spencer J & Knights AM 2017 'Linking the biological impacts of ocean acidification on oysters to changes in ecosystem services: A review' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology , DOI Open access
Castro MCT, Hall-Spencer JM, Poggian CF & Fileman TW 2017 'Ten years of Brazilian ballast water management' Journal of Sea Research , DOI Open access
Bray L, Kassis D & Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Assessing larval connectivity for marine spatial planning in the Adriatic' Marine Environmental Research 125, 73-81 , DOI Open access
Castro MCT, Fileman TW & Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Invasive species in the Northeastern and Southwestern Atlantic Ocean: A review' Marine Pollution Bulletin , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Agriculture production as a major driver of the Earth system exceeding planetary boundaries' Ecology and Society , DOI Open access
Allen R, Foggo A, Fabricius K, Balistreri A & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 'Tropical CO2 seeps reveal the impact of ocean acidification on coral reef invertebrate recruitment' Marine Pollution Bulletin , DOI Open access
Sunday JM, Fabricius KE, Kroeker KJ, Anderson KM, Brown NE, Barry JP, Connell SD, Dupont S, Gaylord B & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 'Ocean acidification can mediate biodiversity shifts by changing biogenic habitat' Nature Climate Change , DOI Open access
Martin S & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 'Effects of Ocean Warming and Acidification on Rhodolith/Maërl Beds' Coastal Research Library 87-102 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Hernandez-Kantun JJ, Hall-Spencer JM, Grall J, Adey W, Rindi F, Maggs CA, Bárbara I & Peña V 2016 'North Atlantic Rhodolith Beds' Coastal Research Library 15, 265-279 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Smith JN, De’ath G, Richter C, Cornils A, Hall-Spencer JM & Fabricius KE 2016 'Ocean acidification reduces demersal zooplankton that reside in tropical coral reefs' Nature Climate Change 6, (12) 1124-1129 , DOI Open access
Milazzo M, Cattano C, Alonzo SH, Foggo A, Gristina M, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Sinopoli M, Spatafora D, Stiver KA & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 'Ocean acidification affects fish spawning but not paternity at CO2 seeps' Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 283, (1835) 0-0 , DOI Open access
Kletou D, Hall-Spencer JM & Kleitou P 2016 'A lionfish (Pterois miles) invasion has begun in the Mediterranean Sea' Marine Biodiversity Records 9, (1) , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Lauenstein GG & Leung KMY 2016 'Research highlights from Regional Studies in Marine Science' Regional Studies in Marine Science 6, A1-A4 , DOI Open access
Bray L, Reizopoulou S, Voukouvalas E, Soukissian T, Alomar C, Vazquez-Luis M, Deudero S, Attrill MJ & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 'Expected Effects of Offshore Wind Farms on Mediterranean Marine Life' Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 4, (18) , DOI Open access
Harvey BP, McKeown NJ, Rastrick SPS, Bertolini C, Foggo A, Graham H, Hall-Spencer JM, Milazzo M, Shaw PW & Small DP 2016 'Individual and population-level responses to ocean acidification' Scientific Reports 6, (0) 0-0 , DOI Open access
Lacoue-Labarthe T, Nunes PALD, Ziveri P, Cinar M, Gazeau F, Hall-Spencer JM, Hilmi N, Moschella P, Safa A & Sauzade D 2015 'Impacts of ocean acidification in a warming Mediterranean Sea: An overview' Regional Studies in Marine Science 5, 1-11 , DOI
Small DP, Milazzo M, Bertolini C, Graham H, Hauton C, Hall-Spencer JM & Rastrick SPS 2015 'Temporal fluctuations in seawater pCO2 may be as important as mean differences when determining physiological sensitivity in natural systems' ICES Journal of Marine Science 73, (3) 604-612 , DOI Open access
Celis-Pla PSM, Bouzon ZL, Hall-Spencer JM, Schmidt EC, Korbee N & Figueroa FL 2015 'Seasonal biochemical and photophysiological responses in the intertidal macroalga Cystoseira tamariscifolia (Ochrophyta)' MARINE ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH 115, 89-97 Author Site , DOI Open access
Johnson V, Brownlee C, Milazzo M & Hall-Spencer J 2015 'Marine Microphytobenthic Assemblage Shift along a Natural Shallow-Water CO2 Gradient Subjected to Multiple Environmental Stressors' Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 3, (4) 1425-1447 , DOI Open access
Lauenstein GG, Leung KMY & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'The global importance of regional studies in marine science: Trans-boundary pollutants matter' Regional Studies in Marine Science 2, A1-A2 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Allen R 2015 'The impact of CO2 emissions on 'nuisance' marine species' Research and Reports in Biodiversity Studies 4, 33-46 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer J, Thorndyke M & Dupont S 2015 'Impact of Ocean Acidification on Marine Organisms—Unifying Principles and New Paradigms' Water 7, (10) 5592-5598 , DOI Open access
Newcomb LA, Milazzo M, Hall-Spencer JM & Carrington E 2015 'Ocean acidification bends the Mermaid’s Wineglass' Biology Letters 11, 20141075-20141075 , DOI Open access
Baggini C, Issaris Y, Salomidi M & Hall-Spencer J 2015 'Herbivore diversity improves benthic community resilience to ocean acidification' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 469, 98-104 , DOI Open access
Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Montagna P, Aliani S, Borghini M, Canese S, Hall-Spencer JM, Foggo A, Milazzo M, Taviani M & Houlbrèque F 2015 'Calcification is not the Achilles' heel of cold-water corals in an acidifying ocean' Glob Chang Biol 21, (6) 2238-2248 Author Site , DOI Open access
Celis-Plá PSM, Hall-Spencer JM, Horta PA, Milazzo M, Korbee N, Cornwall CE & Figueroa FLL 2015 'Macroalgal responses to ocean acidification depend on nutrient and light levels' Frontiers in Marine Science 2, , DOI Open access
Garilli V, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Scuderi D, Brusca L, Parrinello D, Rastrick SPS, Foggo A, Twitchett RJ, Hall-Spencer JM & Milazzo M 2015 'Physiological advantages of dwarfing in surviving extinctions in high-CO2 oceans' Nature Climate Change , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'Ocean acidification: how will marine life cope?' Planet Earth 20-21 Publisher Site Open access
Pettit LR, Smart CW, Hart MB, Milazzo M & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'Seaweed fails to prevent ocean acidification impact on foraminifera along a shallow-water CO2 gradient' Ecology and Evolution 5, (9) 1784-1793 , DOI Open access
Leung KMY, Hall-Spencer JM & Lauenstein G 2015 'The need for regional studies in marine science' Regional Studies in Marine Science 1, 85-87 , DOI
Collard M, Rastrick SPS, Calosi P, Demolder Y, Dille J, Findlay HS, Hall-Spencer JM, Milazzo M, Moulin L & Widdicombe S 2015 'The impact of ocean acidification and warming on the skeletal mechanical properties of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus from laboratory and field observations' ICES Journal of Marine Science 73, (3) 727-738 , DOI Open access
Chauhan A, Pathak A, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Milazzo M, Green SJ & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'Metagenomics Reveals Planktonic Bacterial Community Shifts across a Natural CO2 Gradient in the Mediterranean Sea' Genome Announc 3, (1) Author Site , DOI Open access
Pena V, Range P, Milazzo M, De Clerck O, Le Gall L & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'ASSESSMENT OF CORALLINE ALGAL SPECIES DIVERSITYAND COMPOSITION AT EUROPEAN CO2 SEEPS USING DNA BARCODING' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, 197-197 Author Site Open access
Alexander KA, Kershaw P, Cooper P, Gilbert AJ, Hall-Spencer JM, Heymans JJ, Kannen A, Los HJ, O'Higgins T & O'Mahony C 2015 'Challenges of achieving Good Environmental Status in the Northeast Atlantic' Ecology and Society 20, (1) , DOI Open access
Celis-Pla PSM, Hall-Spencer JM, Horta P, Milazzo M, Korbee N, Cornwall CE & Figueroa FL 2015 'EFFECTS OF OCEAN ACIDIFICATION VARY DEPENDING ON LIGHT AND NUTRIENT LEVELS' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, 199-199 Author Site Open access
Hart MB, Cartwright K, Fisk B, Smart CW, Consolaro C & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'Foraminifera of the Fal Estuary (Cornwall), including taxa associated with maerl beds' Geoscience in South-West England 13, 483-490 Open access
Hall-Spencer J 2015 'HOW WILL MARINE LIFE COPE WITH OCEAN ACIDIFICATION?' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, 21-21 Author Site Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Pettit LR, Newcomb LA, Carrington E, Smart CW, Hart MB & Milazzo M 2015 'IT WILL TAKE MORE THAN SEAWEED TO DEALWITH OCEAN ACIDIFICATION' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, 198-198 Author Site Open access
Gaylord B, Kroeker KJ, Sunday JM, Anderson KM, Barry JP, Brown NE, Connell SD, Dupont S, Fabricius KE & Hall-Spencer JM 2015 'Ocean acidification through the lens of ecological theory' ECOLOGY 96, (1) 3-15 Author Site , DOI Open access
Celis-Pla PSM, Martinez B, Hall-Spencer JM, Korbee N & Figueroa FL 2015 'PHOTOPHYSIOLOGICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL EFFECTS OF CO2 AND TEMPERATURE LEVELS ON CYSTOSEIRA TAMARISCIFOLIA, COLLECTED ON SOUTHERN SPAIN' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, 191-191 Author Site Open access
Hernandez-Kantun JJ, Riosmena-Rodriguez R, Hall-Spencer JM, Pena V, Maggs CA & Rindi F 2015 'Phylogenetic analysis of rhodolith formation in the Corallinales (Rhodophyta)' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 50, (1) 46-61 Author Site , DOI Open access
Peña V, Bárbara I, Grall J, Maggs CA & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'The diversity of seaweeds on maerl in the NE Atlantic' Marine Biodiversity 44, (4) 533-531 , DOI Open access
Fitch JE, Cooper KM, Crowe TP, Hall-Spencer JM & Phillips G 2014 'Response of multi-metric indices to anthropogenic pressures in distinct marine habitats: the need for recalibration to allow wider applicability' Mar Pollut Bull 87, (1-2) 220-229 Author Site , DOI
Martins CDL, Lhullier C, Ramlov F, Simonassi JC, Gouvea LP, Noernberg M, Maraschin M, Colepicolo P, Hall-Spencer JM & Horta PA 2014 'Seaweed chemical diversity: an additional and efficient tool for coastal evaluation' JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYCOLOGY 26, (5) 2037-2045 Author Site , DOI
Taylor JD, Ellis R, Milazzo M, Hall-Spencer JM & Cunliffe M 2014 'Intertidal epilithic bacteria diversity changes along a naturally occurring carbon dioxide and pH gradient' FEMS Microbiol Ecol 89, (3) 670-678 Author Site , DOI
Ziveri P, Passaro M, Incarbona A, Milazzo M, Rodolfo-Metalpa R & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Decline in coccolithophore diversity and impact on coccolith morphogenesis along a natural CO2 gradient' Biol Bull 226, (3) 282-290 Author Site , DOI
Goodwin C, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Picton B & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Effects of ocean acidification on sponge communities' MARINE ECOLOGY-AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE 35, 41-49 Author Site , DOI
Hilmi N, Allemand D, Cinar M, Cooley S, Hall-Spencer JM, Haraldsson G, Hattam C, Jeffree RA, Orr JC & Rehdanz K 2014 'Exposure of Mediterranean Countries to Ocean Acidification' WATER 6, (6) 1719-1744 Author Site , DOI
Kerfahi D, Hall-Spencer JM, Tripathi BM, Milazzo M, Lee J & Adams JM 2014 'Shallow water marine sediment bacterial community shifts along a natural CO2 gradient in the Mediterranean Sea off Vulcano, Italy' Microb Ecol 67, (4) 819-828 Author Site , DOI Open access
Campbell MS, Stehfest KM, Votier SC & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Mapping fisheries for marine spatial planning: Gear-specific vessel monitoring system (VMS), marine conservation and offshore renewable energy' MARINE POLICY 45, 293-300 Author Site , DOI
Milazzo M, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Chan VBS, Fine M, Alessi C, Thiyagarajan V, Hall-Spencer JM & Chemello R 2014 'Ocean acidification impairs vermetid reef recruitment' Sci Rep 4, Author Site , DOI Open access
Heiser S, Hall-Spencer JM & Hiscock K 2014 'Assessing the extent of establishment of Undaria pinnatifida in Plymouth Sound Special Area of Conservation, UK' Marine Biodiversity Records 7, , DOI
Jackson EL, Davies AJ, Howell KL, Kershaw PJ & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Future-proofing marine protected area networks for cold water coral reefs' ICES JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE 71, (9) 2621-2629 Author Site , DOI
Langer G, Nehrke G, Baggini C, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Hall-Spencer JM & Bijma J 2014 'Limpets counteract ocean acidification induced shell corrosion by thickening of aragonitic shell layers' BIOGEOSCIENCES 11, (24) 7363-7368 Author Site , DOI
Hart MB, Leighton AD, Smart CW, Pettit LR, Medina-Sánchez IN, Harries PJ, Cárdenas AL, Hall-Spencer JM & Prol-Ledesma RM 2014 'Ocean acidification in modern seas and its recognition in the geological record: the Cretaceous/Paleogene boundary in Texas and Alabama' Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions 64, 193-213 Open access
Molfese C, Beare D & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Overfishing and the replacement of demersal finfish by shellfish: an example from the English Channel' PLoS One 9, (7) Author Site , DOI Open access
Bray L, Pancucci-Papadopulou MA & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Sea urchin response to rising pCO(2) shows ocean acidification may fundamentally alter the chemistry of marine skeletons' MEDITERRANEAN MARINE SCIENCE 15, (3) 510-519 Author Site , DOI
Baggini C, Salomidi M, Voutsinas E, Bray L, Krasakopoulou E & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 'Seasonality affects macroalgal community response to increases in pCO2' PLoS One 9, (9) Author Site , DOI Open access
Scherner F, Horta PA, de Oliveira EC, Simonassi JC, Hall-Spencer JM, Chow F, Nunes JMC & Pereira SMB 2013 'Coastal urbanization leads to remarkable seaweed species loss and community shifts along the SW Atlantic' Mar Pollut Bull 76, (1-2) 106-115 Author Site , DOI Open access
Pascelli C, Riul P, Riosmena-Rodriguez R, Scherner F, Nunes M, Hall-Spencer JM, de Oliveira EC & Horta P 2013 'Seasonal and depth-driven changes in rhodolith bed structure and associated macroalgae off Arvoredo island (southeastern Brazil)' AQUATIC BOTANY 111, 62-65 Author Site , DOI Open access
Johnson VR, Brownlee C, Rickaby REM, Graziano M, Milazzo M & Hall-Spencer JM 2013 'Responses of marine benthic microalgae to elevated CO2' MARINE BIOLOGY 160, (8) 1813-1824 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hilmi N, Allemand D, Dupont S, Safa A, Haraldsson G, Nunes PALD, Moore C, Hattam C, Reynaud S & Hall-Spencer JM 2013 'Towards improved socio-economic assessments of ocean acidification's impacts' MARINE BIOLOGY 160, (8) 1773-1787 Author Site , DOI Open access
Beare D, McQuatters-Gollop A, van der Hammen T, Machiels M, Jiau Teoh S & Hall-Spencer JM 2013 'Long-Term Trends in Calcifying Plankton and pH in the North Sea' PLOS One 8, (5) Open access
Pettit LR, Hart MB, Medina-Sánchez AN, Smart CW, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Hall-Spencer JM & Prol-Ledesma RM 2013 'Benthic foraminifera show some resilience to ocean acidification in the northern Gulf of California, Mexico' Mar Pollut Bull Author Site , DOI Open access
Russell BD, Connell SD, Uthicke S, Muehllehner N, Fabricius KE & Hall-Spencer JM 2013 'Future seagrass beds: Can increased productivity lead to increased carbon storage?' Mar Pollut Bull Author Site , DOI Open access
Turra A, Cróquer A, Carranza A, Mansilla A, Areces AJ, Werlinger C, Martínez-Bayón C, Nassar CA, Plastino E & Schwindt E 2013 'Global environmental changes: setting priorities for Latin American coastal habitats' Glob Chang Biol Author Site , DOI Open access
Boatta F, D'Alessandro W, Gagliano AL, Liotta M, Milazzo M, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Hall-Spencer JM & Parello F 2013 'Geochemical survey of Levante Bay, Vulcano Island (Italy), a natural laboratory for the study of ocean acidification' Mar Pollut Bull Author Site , DOI Open access
Calosi P, Rastrick SP, Graziano M, Thomas SC, Baggini C, Carter HA, Hall-Spencer JM, Milazzo M & Spicer JI 2013 'Distribution of sea urchins living near shallow water CO(2) vents is dependent upon species acid-base and ion-regulatory abilities' Mar Pollut Bull Author Site , DOI Open access
Suggett D & Hall-Spencer J 2012 'Ocean acidification - No enemy to anemones' Planet Earth (WINTER)
Suggett DJ, Hall-Spencer JM, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Boatman TG, Payton R, Pettay DT, Johnson VR, Warner ME & Lawson T 2012 'Sea anemones may thrive in a high CO2 world' GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY 18, (10) 3015-3025 Author Site , DOI Open access
Arnold M, Durairaj V, Mundt E, Schulze K, Breunig KD & Behrens S-E 2012 'Protective Vaccination against Infectious Bursal Disease Virus with Whole Recombinant Kluyveromyces lactis Yeast Expressing the Viral VP2 Subunit' PLoS ONE 7, (9) e42870-e42870 , DOI
Johnson VR, Russell BD, Fabricius KE, Brownlee C & Hall-Spencer JM 2012 'Temperate and tropical brown macroalgae thrive, despite decalcification, along natural CO2 gradients' GLOBAL CHANGE BIOLOGY 18, (9) 2792-2803 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hernandez-Kantun JJ, Rindi F, Riosmena-Rodriguez R, Maggs CA, Hall-Spencer JM & Pena V 2012 'MOLECULAR DIVERSITY OF MAERL-FORMING CORALLINES (CORALLINALES, RHODOPHYTA)' JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 48, S16-S16 Author Site Open access
Yesson C, Taylor ML, Tittensor DP, Davies AJ, Guinotte J, Baco A, Black J, Hall-Spencer JM & Rogers AD 2012 'Global habitat suitability of cold-water octocorals' JOURNAL OF BIOGEOGRAPHY 39, (7) 1278-1292 Author Site , DOI Open access
Lidbury I, Johnson V, Hall-Spencer JM, Munn CB & Cunliffe M 2012 'Community-level response of coastal microbial biofilms to ocean acidification in a natural carbon dioxide vent ecosystem' Mar Pollut Bull 64, (5) 1063-1066 Author Site , DOI Open access
Russell BD, Harley CDG, Wernberg T, Mieszkowska N, Widdicombe S, Hall-Spencer JM & Connell SD 2012 'Predicting ecosystem shifts requires new approaches that integrate the effects of climate change across entire systems' Biol Lett 8, (2) 164-166 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hahn S, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Griesshaber E, Schmahl WW, Buhl D, Hall-Spencer JM, Baggini C, Fehr KT & Immenhauser A 2012 'Marine bivalve shell geochemistry and ultrastructure from modern low pH environments: environmental effect versus experimental bias' BIOGEOSCIENCES 9, (5) 1897-1914 Author Site , DOI Open access
Arnold T, Mealey C, Leahey H, Miller AW, Hall-Spencer JM, Milazzo M & Maers K 2012 'Ocean acidification and the loss of phenolic substances in marine plants' PLoS One 7, (4) Author Site , DOI Open access
Sabatier P, Reyss J-L, Hall-Spencer JM, Colin C, Frank N, Tisnerat-Laborde N, Bordier L & Douville E 2012 'Pb-210-Ra-226 chronology reveals rapid growth rate of Madrepora oculata and Lophelia pertusa on world's largest cold-water coral reef' BIOGEOSCIENCES 9, (3) 1253-1265 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hahn S, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Griesshaber E, Schmahl WW, Buhl D, Hall-Spencer JM, Baggini C, Fehr KT & Immenhauser A 2011 'Marine bivalve geochemistry and shell ultrastructure from modern low pH environments' Biogeosciences Discussions 8, 10351-10388 Open access
Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Houlbreque F, Tambutte E, Boisson F, Baggini C, Patti FP, Jeffree R, Fine M, Foggo A & Gattuso J-P 2011 'Coral and mollusc resistance to ocean acidification adversely affected by warming' NATURE CLIMATE CHANGE 1, (6) 308-312 Author Site , DOI Open access
Kerrison P, Hall-Spencer JM, Suggett DJ, Hepburn LJ & Steinke M 2011 'Assessment of pH variability at a coastal CO2 vent for ocean acidification studies' ESTUARINE COASTAL AND SHELF SCIENCE 94, (2) 129-137 , DOI Open access
Söffker M, Sloman KA & Hall-Spencer JM 2011 'In situ observations of fish associated with coral reefs off Ireland' Deep-Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 58, (8) 818-825 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer J 2011 'No reason for complacency' NATURE CLIMATE CHANGE 1, (4) 174-174 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Söffker MK, Thomsen L & Unnithan V 2011 'Deep-water corals along the Norwegian contintental margin: Multidisciplinary studies on Sula Ridge, Traena Reef, Røst Reef, Floholmen and Sotbakken' Reports on Polar and Marine Research 627, 25-27 Open access
Porzio L, Buia MC & Hall-Spencer JM 2011 'Effects of ocean acidification on macroalgal communities' JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MARINE BIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY 400, (1-2) 278-287 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hernandez-Kantun J, Rindi F, Riosmena R, Maggs C & Hall-Spencer J 2011 'MOLECULAR PHYLOGENY AND PHYLOGEOGRAPHY OF MAERL-FORMING CORALLINES IN NORTHERN EUROPE' EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYCOLOGY 46, 64-64 Author Site
Le Guilloux E, Hall-Spencer JM, Söffker MK & Olu K 2010 'Association between the squat lobster Gastroptychus formosus and cold-water corals in the North Atlantic' Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 90, (7) 1363-1369 , DOI Open access
Cigliano M, Gambi MC, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Patti FP & Hall-Spencer JM 2010 'Effects of ocean acidification on invertebrate settlement at volcanic CO2 vents' MARINE BIOLOGY 157, (11) 2489-2502 Author Site , DOI Open access
Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Lombardi C, Cocito S, Hall-Spencer JM & Gambi MC 2010 'Effects of ocean acidification and high temperatures on the bryozoan Myriapora truncata at natural CO2 vents' MARINE ECOLOGY-AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE 31, (3) 447-456 Author Site , DOI Open access
Dias BB, Hart B, Smart CW & Hall-Spencer JM 2010 'Modern seawater acidification: the response of foraminifera to high-CO2 conditions in the Mediterranean Sea' JOURNAL OF THE GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY 167, (5) 843-846 Author Site , DOI Open access
Tittensor DP, Baco AR, Hall-Spencer JM, Orr JC & Rogers AD 2010 'Seamounts as refugia from ocean acidification for cold-water stony corals' MARINE ECOLOGY-AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE 31, 212-225 Author Site , DOI Open access
Gambi MC, Hall-Spencer JM, Cigliano M, Cocito S, Lombardi C, Lorenti M, Patti FP, Porzio L, Rodolfo-Metalpa R & Scipione MC 2010 'USING VOLCANIC MARINE CO2 VENTS TO STUDY THE EFFECTS OF OCEAN ACIDIFICATION ON BENTHIC BIOTA: HIGHLIGHTS FROM CASTELLO ARAGONESE D’ISCHIA (TYRRHENIAN SEA)' Biol. Mar. Mediterr. 17, 86-88 Open access
Clark MR, Rowden AA, Schlacher T, Williams A, Consalvey M, Stocks KI, Rogers AD, O'Hara TD, White M & Shank TM 2010 'The ecology of seamounts: structure, function, and human impacts' Ann Rev Mar Sci 2, 253-278 Author Site , DOI Open access
Clark MR, Rowden AA, Schlacher T, Williams A, Consalvey M, Stocks KI, Rogers AD, O'Hara TD, White M & Shank TM 2010 'The Ecology of Seamounts: Structure, Function, and Human Impacts' ANNUAL REVIEW OF MARINE SCIENCE, VOL 2 2, 253-278 Author Site , DOI
Jason HS, Colin M & Keith H 2009 'Scientific divers quantify first known outbreaks of cold-water coral disease' FOG - Freiberg Online Geoscience 22, 45-48
Hall-Spencer J & Rauer E 2009 'Champagne Seas—Foretelling the Ocean’s Future?' THE JOURNAL OF MARINE EDUCATION 25, (1) 11-12 Open access
Tittensor DP, Baco AR, Brewin PE, Clark MR, Consalvey M, Hall-Spencer J, Rowden AA, Schlacher T, Stocks KI & Rogers AD 2009 'Predicting global habitat suitability for stony corals on seamounts' JOURNAL OF BIOGEOGRAPHY 36, (6) 1111-1128 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Tasker M, Soffker M, Christiansen S, Rogers S, Campbell M & Hoydal K 2009 'Design of Marine Protected Areas on high seas and territorial waters of Rockall Bank' MARINE ECOLOGY PROGRESS SERIES 397, 305-308 Author Site , DOI Open access
Ellis RP, Bersey J, Rundle SD, Hall-Spencer JM & Spicer JI 2009 'Subtle but significant effects of CO2 acidified seawater on embryos of the intertidal snail, Littorina obtusata' AQUATIC BIOLOGY 5, (1) 41-48 Author Site , DOI Open access
Martin S, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Ransome E, Rowley S, Buia M-C, Gattuso J-P & Hall-Spencer J 2008 'Effects of naturally acidified seawater on seagrass calcareous epibionts' BIOLOGY LETTERS 4, (6) 689-692 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Martin S, Ransome E, Fine M, Turner SM, Rowley SJ, Tedesco D & Buia MC 2008 'Volcanic carbon dioxide vents show ecosystem effects of ocean acidification' Nature 454, (7200) 96-99 Author Site , DOI Open access
Moore J, Hall-Spencer JM, Davies A & Hughes A 2007 'Deep-sea conservation for the UK: developing habitat-based management of deep-sea areas' Porcupine Marine Natural History Society Newsletter 23, 11-15
Hall-Spencer JM 2007 'Festival publicity helped change fishing policy' Science and Public Affairs. 24-24 Open access
Kerby T & Hall-Spencer JM 2007 'Arctic coral reefs' Catalyst: Secondary Science Review 18, (2) 14-16 Open access
Hall-Spencer J, Rogers A, Davies J & Foggo A 2007 'Deep-sea coral distribution on seamounts, oceanic islands, and continental slopes in the Northeast Atlantic' Conservation and Adaptive Management of Seamount and Deep-Sea Coral Ecosystems 81, 135-146 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Pike J & Munn CB 2007 'Diseases affect cold-water corals too: Eunicella verrucosa (Cnidaria : Gorgonacea) necrosis in SW England' Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 76, (2) 87-97 Open access
Miles H, Widdicombe S, Spicer JI & Hall-Spencer J 2007 'Effects of anthropogenic seawater acidification on acid-base balance in the sea urchin Psammechinus miliaris' Marine Pollution Bulletin 54, (1) 89-96 Open access
Hall-Spencer J & Bamber R 2007 'Effects of salmon farming on benthic Crustacea' Ciencias Marinas 33, (4) 353-366 Open access
Davies AJ, Roberts JM & Hall-Spencer J 2007 'Preserving deep-sea natural heritage: Emerging issues in offshore conservation and management' Biological Conservation 138, (3-4) 299-312 Open access
Hall-Spencer J, White N, Gillespie E, Gillham K & Foggo A 2006 'Impact of fish farms on maerl beds in strongly tidal areas' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 326, 1-9 Open access
Hall-Spencer J 2005 'Ban on maerl extraction' Marine Pollution Bulletin 50, (2) 121-121 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Brennan C 2004 'Alcyonacean forests of Ireland's continental margin' Reports on Polar and Marine Research 488, 131-140
Myers AA & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'A new species of amphipod crustacean, Pleusymtes comitari sp nov, associated with gorgonians on deep-water coral reefs off Ireland' Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 84, (5) 1029-1032 , DOI Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'Attachment of the juvenile queen scallop (Aequipecten opercularis (L.)) to maerl in mesocosm conditions; juvenile habitat selection' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 306, (2) 139-155 Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'Maerl grounds provide both refuge and high growth potential for juvenile queen scallops (Aequipecten opercularis L.)' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 313, (2) 241-254 Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'Nursery-area function of maerl grounds for juvenile queen scallops Aequipecten opercularis and other invertebrates' Marine Ecology-Progress Series 274, 183-189 Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'Small-scale distribution of juvenile gadoids in shallow inshore waters; what role does maerl play?' ICES Journal of Marine Science 61, 422-429 Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2004 'The importance of maerl grounds for recruitment of queen scallops (Aequipecten opercularis) and other invertebrates' Marine Ecology Progress Series 274, 183-189
Hauton C, Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2003 'An experimental study of the ecological impacts of hydraulic bivalve dredging on maerl' Ices Journal of Marine Science 60, (2) 381-392 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Grall J, Moore PG & Atkinson RJA 2003 'Bivalve fishing and maerl-bed conservation in France and the UK - retrospect and prospect' Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 13, S33-S41 Open access
Barbera C, Bordehore C, Borg JA, Glemarec M, Grall J, Hall-Spencer JM, De la Huz C, Lanfranco E, Lastra M & Moore PG 2003 'Conservation and management of northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean maerl beds' Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 13, S65-S76 Open access
Grall J & Hall-Spencer JM 2003 'Problems facing maerl conservation in Brittany' Aquatic Conservation-Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 13, S55-S64 Open access
Kamenos NA, Moore PG & Hall-Spencer JM 2003 'Substratum heterogeneity of dredged vs un-dredged maerl grounds' Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 83, (2) 411-413 Open access
Hall-Spencer J 2002 'Our very own coral reef crisis' Marine Conservation 5, (7) 10-11 Open access
Marrs S & Hall-Spencer JM 2002 'UK coral reefs' The Ecologist 32, 36-37
Hall-Spencer JM, Fossa JH & Allain V 2002 'Trawling damage to Northeast Atlantic ancient coral reefs' PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 269, (1490) 507-511 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer J, Allain V & Fossa JH 2002 'Trawling damage to Northeast Atlantic ancient coral reefs' Proceedings of the Royal Society of London Series B-Biological Sciences 269, (1490) 507-511
Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2000 'Scallop dredging has profound, long-term impacts on maerl habitats' ICES JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE 57, (5) 1407-1415 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2000 'Limaria hians (Mollusca: Limacea): A neglected reef-forming keystone species' Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 10, (4) 267-277 , DOI
Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2000 'Limaria hians (Mollusca : Limacea): a neglected reef-forming keystone species' AQUATIC CONSERVATION-MARINE AND FRESHWATER ECOSYSTEMS 10, (4) 267-277 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Atkinson RJA 1999 'Upogebia deltaura (Crustacea : Thalassinidea) in Clyde Sea maerl beds, Scotland' JOURNAL OF THE MARINE BIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED KINGDOM 79, (5) 871-880 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 1999 'Maerl habitats under threat' Marine Conservation 4, 15-15
Lanfranco E, Rizzo M, Hall-Spencer J, Borg JA & Schembri PJ 1999 'Maerl-forming coralline algae and associated phytobenthos from the Maltese Islands' The Central Mediterranean Naturalist 3, (1) 1-6 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Moore PG & Sneddon LU 1999 'Observations and possible function of the striking anterior coloration pattern of Galathea intermedia (Crustacea : Decapoda : Anomura)' JOURNAL OF THE MARINE BIOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED KINGDOM 79, (2) 371-372 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Froglia C, Atkinson RJA & Moore PG 1999 'The impact of Rapido trawling for scallops, Pecten jacobaeus (L.), on the benthos of the Gulf of Venice' ICES JOURNAL OF MARINE SCIENCE 56, (1) 111-124 Author Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 1998 'Conservation issues relating to maerl beds as habitats for molluscs' Journal of Conchology Special Publication 2, 271-286 Open access
Langer G, Nehrke G, Baggini C, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Hall-Spencer J & Bijma J 'Limpets counteract ocean acidification induced shell corrosion by thickening of aragonitic shell layers' , DOI
McClintock JB, Amsler CD, Amsler MO, Duquette A, Angus RA, Hall-Spencer JM & Milazzo M 'Trace elements in shells of common gastropods in the near vicinity of a natural CO<sub>2</sub> vent: no evidence of pH-dependent contamination' , DOI
Reviews
Brodie J, williamson C, Smale DA, Kamenos NA, Mieszkowska N, Santos R, Cunliffe M, Steinke M, Yesson C & Anderson KM 2014 'The future of the northeast Atlantic benthic flora in a high CO2 world' Ecology and Evolution 4, (13) 2787-2798 Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer J 2006 'Marine Ecology. Process, Systems, and Impacts' Fish and Fisheries 7, 227-228 Open access
Letters
Hall-Spencer J 1989 'Pipeline leak into Mersey' Marine Pollution Bulletin 20, (10) 480-480 , DOI
Books

Inaba K & Hall-Spencer J.M. (2020) Japanese Marine Life: A Practical Training Guide in Marine Biology. Springer 367pp.

Inaba K & Hall-Spencer JM 2020 Japanese Marine Life A Practical Training Guide in Marine Biology. Springer Nature
Langar H; Ouerghi A 2019 Tackling the lionfish invasion in the Mediterranean. the EU-LIFE RELIONMED Project: progress and results. Tunisia SPA/RAC publication Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 1994 Biological studies of nongeniculate Corallinaceae. London UK University of London PhD Thesis
Chapters

Hernandez-Kantun, J.J., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Grall, J., Adey, W., Rindi,F., Maggs, C.A., Bárbara, I., Peña, V. (2017) North Atlantic rhodolith/maerl beds. In: Rhodolith/maerl beds: A Global Perspective. (eds. Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Nelson W. and Aguirre J.). Springer.

Martin, S. & Hall-Spencer, J.M. (2017) Effects of ocean warming and acidification on rhodolith/maerl beds. In: Rhodolith/maerl beds: A Global Perspective (eds. Riosmena-Rodriguez, R., Nelson W. and Aguirre J.) Springer.

Martin S & Hall-Spencer JM 2017 'Effects of ocean warming and acidification on rhodolith/maërl beds' Coastal Research Library 55-85 , DOI
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2012 'Effects of ocean acidification on Mediterranean coastal habitats: Lessons from carbon dioxide vents off Ischia' Life in the Mediterranean Sea: A Look at Habitat Changes 671-684
Kletou D & Hall-Spencer JM 2012 'Threats to ultraoligotrophic marine ecosystems' Marine Ecosystems http://www.intechopen.com/books/marine-ecosystems/threats-to-ultraoligotrophic-marine-ecosystems InTech Publisher Site , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2012 'Effects of ocean acidification on Mediterranean coastal habitats' in Stambler N Life in the Mediterranean Sea: A look at habitat changes Nova Science Publishers, Inc. New York 671-684 Open access
Barry JP, Hall-Spencer JM & Widdicombe S 2011 'Effects of ocean acidification on marine biodiversity and ecosystem function' in Gattuso JP; Hannsen L Ocean acidification Oxford University Press Open access
Barry JP, Hall-Spencer JM & Tyrell T 2010 'In situ perturbation experiments: natural venting sites, spatial/temporal gradients in ocean pH, manipulative in situ pCO2 perturbations' in Riebesell U; Fabry VJ; Hansson L; Gattuso J-P Guide to Best Practices in Ocean Acidification Research and Data Reporting Luxenbourg 123-136 Open access
Rogers AD, Baco A, Griffiths H & Hall-Spencer JM 2007 'Corals on seamounts' in Pitcher TJ; Hart PJB; Morato T; Santos R; Clark M Seamounts: Ecology Fisheries and Conservation, Blackwell Fisheries and Aquatic resources Series Blackwell Scientific 141-169 Open access
Risk MJ, Hall-Spencer J & Williams B 2005 'Climate records from the Faroe-Shetland Channel using Lophelia pertusa (Linnaeus, 1758)' in Freiwald A; Roberts JM Cold-water corals and ecosystems 1097-1108 , DOI Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Correa ML, Freiwald A & Taviani M 2005 'Distribution and habitats of Acesta excavata (Bivalvia: Limidae) with new data on its shell ultrastructure' in Roberts JM; Freiwald A Cold-Water Corals and Ecosystems Springer 173-205 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2000 'Impact of scallop dredging on maerl grounds' in Kaiser MJ; de Groot SJ Effects of fishing on non-target species and habitats Blackwell Science 105-117
Conference Papers
Kleitou P, Hall-Spencer JASON, Rees SIAN, Kletou DEMETRIS, SAVVA I, ANTONIOU C, JIMENEZ C, HADJIOANNOU L & ANDREOU V 2019 'TARGETED REMOVALS OF INVASIVE SPECIES IN MARINE PROTECTED AREAS' CIESM CONGRESS Open access
Duquette AM, Mcclintock JB, Amsler CD, Perez-Huerta A, Hall-Spencer JM & Milazzo M 2015 'Effects of reduced pH on shell mineral composition and integrity of three common gastropods from a natural undersea CO2 vent community off Vulcano Island, Italy' E50-E50 Open access
Duquette AM, Mcclintock JB, Amsler CD, Hall-Spencer JM & Milazzo M 2014 'Effects of reduced pH on shell integrity of a common whelk from a natural undersea CO2 vent community off Vulcano Island, Italy' E269-E269
Hart M, Pettit L, Wall-Palmer D, Hall-Spencer J, Smart C, Medina-Sanchez A, Prol-Ledesma RM, Rodolfo-Metalpa R & Collins P 2012 'Investigation of the calcification response of foraminifera and pteropods to high CO2 environments in the Pleistocene, Paleogene and Cretaceous' EGU General Assembly 2012 Vienna Austria 4-/-0/20124-/-0/2012Open access
Gonzales-Roubaud C, Douville E, Bordier L, Louvat P, Gaillardet J, Hall-Spencer JM & Juillett-Leclerc A 2011 'Evidence of Northeastern Atlantic Ocean Acidification Recorded by Boron Isotopes on Deep-sea Coral Madrepora oculata' American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2011 San Francisco USA 2-/-1/20112-/-1/2011Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2011 'Corals, bryozoans and gastropods are able to calcify in acidified seawater' 7th Alexander von Humboldt International Conference Penang Malaysia 6-/-0/20116-/-0/2011Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Pettit L, Hart MB, Medina-Sánchez A, Smart CW, Collins P, Rodolfo-Metalpa R & Prol Ledesma RM 2011 'Foraminifera resist ocean acidification in the Wagner Basin under conditions similar to high CO2 environments of the Cretaceous-Paleogene' 7th Alexander von Humboldt International Conference Penang Malaysia 6-/-0/20116-/-0/2011Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Hart MB, Dias BB, Smart CW & Pettit L 2011 'The response of foraminifera to modern seawater acidification: A real-time proxy for Paleogene hypothermal events' Berichte Geol. B.-A., 85 Salzburg, June 5th – 8th 6-/-0/20116-/-0/2011Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Passaro M, Ziveri P, Milazzo M & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2011 'Exploring CO2 volcanic vents at Vulcano Island, Mediterranean Sea, to study the planktonic calcifier response to long-term changes in carbonate chemistry' EGU General Assembly 2011 Vienna Austria 4-/-0/20114-/-0/2011Open access
Hahn S, Rodolfo-Metalpa R, Griesshaber E, Schmahl WW, Buhl D, Hall-Spencer J, Baggini C & Immenhauser A 2011 'Exploring the geochemistry and shell ultrastructure of bivalves as archives of past ocean acidification events: recent Mytilidae in a natural acidic setting in Ischia (Italy, Mediterranean Sea)' EGU General Assembly 2011 Vienna Austria 4-/-0/20114-/-0/2011Open access
Hart M, Dias B, Hall-Spencer J, Wall-Palmer D & Smart C 2011 'Response of pteropods and foraminifera to changing pCO2 and pH: Examples from the Mediterranean Sea' EGU General Assembly Vienna Austria 4-/-0/20114-/-0/2011Open access
Hall-Spencer J, Clark MR, Consalvey M, Schlacher T, Stocks K & Rowden A 2011 'A celebration of life on seamounts' A Celebration Of Marine Life Southampton UK 3-/-0/20113-/-0/201154-56
Hart MB, Dias B, Smart CW, Wall-Palmer D, Hayden J & Hall-Spencer JM 2010 'MODERN SEAWATER ACIDIFICATION: THE RESPONSE OF FORAMINIFERA TO HIGH CO2 CONDITIONS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN SEA AND PTEROPODS IN THE CARIBBEAN SEA' 2010 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting Denver USA 0-/-1/20101-/-1/2010333-333 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2009 'Using scientific diving to investigate the long-term effects of ocean acidification at CO2 vents' in Merkel BJ; Schipek M Research in shallow marine and freshwater systems Freiburg Germany 5-/-0/20095-/-0/200972-76 Open access
Hall-Spencer J, Munn C & Hiscock K 2009 'Scientific divers quantify first known outbreaks of cold-water coral disease' in Merkel BJ; Schipek M 44-48 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2008 'Loss of Mediterranean marine biodiversity in a high-CO2 world' in Briand F IMPACTS OF ACIDIFICATION ON BIOLOGICAL, CHEMICAL AND PHYSICAL SYSTEMS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN AND BLACK SEAS Menton 0-/-1/20080-/-1/2008CIESM, 16 bd de Suisse, MC-98000, Monaco 61-64 Open access
Soeffker M, Sloman KA & Hall-Spencer JM 2007 'Cold-water coral reefs as fish habitat. Comparison of a trawled and non-trawled site in the Northeast Atlantic'
Hall-Spencer JM & Howell KA 2006 'Using satellite data to compare fishing vessel positions with deep-water habitat types'
Parkinson R, Hall-Spencer JM, Burchett S & Young H 2004 'Degradation of Cornish calcified seaweed (maerl) in soil, and effects on soil fertility' 9-/-0/20049-/-0/2004Open access
Pons-Branchu E, Ghaleb B, Sinclair DJ, Hall-Spencer JM & Hillaire-Marcel C 2003 '234U/230Th, excess-226Ra and 210Pb/226Ra dating of deep-sea corals' 65-65
Hall-Spencer JM, Taviani M, Freiwald A & Lopez Correa M 2003 'Acesta excavata (Mollusca: Limidae) in Europe - a prime candidate for recording oceanographic change in continental shelf-break areas' Germany 43-43
Risk MJ, Hall-Spencer JM & Williams B 2003 'Climate records from the Faroe-Shetland Trough using Lophelia: Problems and prospects' 70-70
Wheeler AJ & Hall-Spencer JM 2003 'Deep-water Coral Mounds on the Porcupine Bank, Irish Margin: Preliminary Results from the Polarstern ARK-XIX/3a ROV cruise' Germany
Grehan AJ, Unnithan V, Wheeler AJ, Monteys FX, Beck T, Wilson M, Guinan J, Hall-Spencer JM, Foubert A & Klages M 2003 'Evidence of major fisheries impact on cold-water corals off the Porcupine Bank, west coast of Ireland: implications for offshore coral conservation within the European Union' 42-42
Grall J, Glemarec M & Hall-Spencer JM 2003 'Maerl bed diversity in Brittany: the importance of architectural complexity and heterogeneity and consequences of disturbance' in Cunha M; Queiroga H 38th European Marine Biology Symposium Aveiro Universidade 51-51
Hall-Spencer JM 2002 'Satellite tracking trawlers to protect deep-water habitats' Cambridge UK 56-56
Webber C, Hall-Spencer J & Ormond R 2001 'Relative cost-effectiveness of three methods of monitoring coral cover and damage on a heavily used Red Sea reef' Reef Conservation UK Meeting Cambridge UK 2-/-1/20012-/-1/2001
Brownlie G, Hall-Spencer JM, Hamid A, Henderson C, Kinchington A, Linklater-McLennan R & Mokhtar H 2001 'The first ecological study of a Red Sea maerl bed' Reef Conservation UK Meeting Cambridge UK 2-/-1/200128-28 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2001 'Maerl - a spectacular Firth of Clyde habitat' Conference on the Ecology and Management of the Firth of Clyde Glasgow Glasgow Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2000 'EFFECTS OF TOWED DEMERSAL FISHING GEAR ON BIOGENIC SEDIMENTS: A 5-YEAR-STUDY' Impact of trawl fishing on benthic communities Rome 1-/-1/19991-/-1/1999Rome Italy 9-24 Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & BIOMAERL team 1998 'Maerl grounds: habitats of high biodiversity in European Seas' Third European Marine Science and Technology Conference Lisbon, Portugal 5-/-0/19985-/-0/1998Lisbon, Portugal 169-178
Sanchez Mata A, Grall J & Hall-Spencer J 1998 'Diferencias estructurales biogeograficas de los fondos de maerl en aguas del atlantico notre entre las latitudes 42° y 56°' Xth Iberian Symposium on Benthic Marine Studies 2-/-0/19982-/-0/1998203-209
Williams GA, Hall-Spencer JM & Chi Hang H 1995 'The influence of urchin grazing on encrusting coralline algae in tropical rock pools' 1-/-0/19951-/-0/1995Casilla, Chile
Reports
Gubbay S & Hall-Spencer JM 2016 European Red List of Habitats Part 1. Marine habitats. European Union Printed in England Publications Office of the European Union Publisher Site , DOI Open access
McGovern E & Hall-Spencer JM 2014 Final Report to OSPAR of the Joint OSPAR/ICES Ocean Acidification Study Group (SGOA). International Council for the Exploration of the Sea International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Open access
AMAP 2013 AMAP Assessment 2013: Arctic Ocean Acidification. Arctic Monitoring and Assessment Programme (AMAP). Oslo, Norway AMAP Publisher Site Open access
Auster PJ, Bergstad OA, Brock R, Colaco A, Duran Munoz P, Ellwood H, Golding N, Grehan A, Hall-Spencer J & Howell K 2013 Report of the ICES\NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC), 11–15 March 2013, Floedevigen, Norway. Report of the ICES\NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC), 11–15 March 2013, Floedevigen, Norway Open access
Aldous D, Brand AR & Hall-Spencer JM 2013 MSC Assessment Report for USA Sea Scallop Fishery. Version 3: Public Comment Draft Report. INTERTEK MOODY MARINE LTD Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2012 Report of the ICES/NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC). ICES Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Brock RJ 2011 Report of the ICES/NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC). Report of the ICES/NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC) International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Copenhagen Denmark Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Kelly J & Maggs CA 2010 Background document for maerl. Background document for maerl. OSPAR Commission, 491/2010 OSPAR Commission Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2010 Report of the ICES/NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC). Report of the ICES/NAFO Joint Working Group on Deep‐water Ecology (WGDEC), 22–26 March 2010 International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Copenhagen, Denmark Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Stehfest KM & Wheeler AJ 2009 Background document for carbonate mounds. OSPAR Commission Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Stehfest K 2009 Background document for Lophelia pertusa reefs. Background document for Lophelia pertusa reefs OSPAR Commission Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Rodolfo-Metalpa R 2008 ECOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF VOLCANIC CO2 VENTS. JMBA Global Marine Environment Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Rogers AD, Clark MR & Gjerde KM 2008 The Science behind the Guidelines: A Scientific Guide to the FAO Draft International Guidelines (December 2007) for the Management of Deep-Sea Fisheries in the High Seas and Examples of How the Guidelines may be Practically Implemented. The Science behind the Guidelines: A Scientific Guide to the FAO Draft International Guidelines (December 2007) for the Management of Deep-Sea Fisheries in the High Seas and Examples of How the Guidelines may be Practically Implemented IUCN Global Marine Programme Gland, Switzerland IUCN, Gland, Switzerland Open access
Smith A, Dell A, Edwards D, Hall-Spencer J, Hopper A, Jones R, Lazzeroni C, Skinner J & Wadler P 2008 Response to HEFCE’s consultation on the assessment and funding of higher education research post-2008. Response to HEFCE’s consultation on the assessment and funding of higher education research post-2008 London The Royal Society Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & White N 2007 Impact of fish farm deposition on maerl beds. Scottish Natural Heritage Report ROAME No. AHLA10020348. Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2007 Report of the Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC) , 26-28 February 2007. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Open access
Hall-Spencer JM & Tasker M 2006 Report of the Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC), 4-7 December 2005, Miami, USA. Report of the Working Group on Deep- water Ecology (WGDEC) International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Copenhagen Denmark Open access
Hall-Spencer JM 2005 Report of the Working Group on Deep-water Ecology (WGDEC), 8-11 March 2005. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Copenhagen, Denmark Open access
Hauton C, Hall-Spencer JM & Moore PG 2002 Hydraulic bivalve dredging on maerl in Scotland. A study of the potential impacts and recommendations for management. Scottish Natural Heritage Contract BAT AA410/01/02/159.
Hall-Spencer JM 2002 Saving Europe's coral reefs. Excellence in science. News from the Royal Society. Open access
Hall-Spencer JM, Grall J, Franceschini G, Giovanardi O, Moore PG, Atkinson RJA & Tuck ID 2001 The impact caused by toothed dredges requantified on a pan-European scale. European Commission
Hall-Spencer JM & BIOMAERL team 1999 Final Report (in 2 vols), BIOMAERL project. EC Contract No. MAS3-CT0020.
Davies J & Hall-Spencer J 1996 Mapping of benthic biotopes in the proposed Sound of Arisaig Special Area of Conservation. Mapping of benthic biotopes in the proposed Sound of Arisaig Special Area of Conservation

Reports & invited lectures

Reports, published conference proceedings and policy documents 

Gubbay, S. et al., inc. Hall-Spencer, J.M. (2016) European Red List of Habitats, Part 1 Marine habitats. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 52pp. ISBN 978-92-79-61586-3 doi: 10.2779/032638

Hall-Spencer J., Grall J., Gerovasileiou V., Mavraki D., Paranou P., Baily N., Nikolopoulou S. (2018) BIOMAERL. Maerl biodiversity. Functional structure and anthropogenic Impacts (1996-1998). Hellenic Center for Marine Research http: //ipt.medobis.eu/resource?r=biomaerl

MCCIP (2018) Climate change and marine conservation: Coral Gardens (Eds. Rush S, Carr H, Henry L-A, Neat F, Hall-Spencer J, Jesus A and Pettit L) MCCIP, Lowestoft, 8pp. doi:10.14465.2018.ccmco.001-cga

Conferences organised

Conferences and workshops organised


Organised and hosted the British Phycological Society Conference, University of Plymouth 4-8 Jan 2020
https://brphycsoc.org/annual-meeting-plymouth-2020/

Assessing the effects of ocean acidification on SE Asian ecosystems, Shimoda, Japan 25-27 July 2017.
Using natural analogues to investigate the effects of climate change and ocean acidification on northern ecosystems, ESSAS Open Science Meeting, Tromso, Norway 11-15 June 2017.

Scientific Steering Committee member for the 11th Baltic Sea Science Congress 12-16 June 2017.

Other academic activities

Reviewer of international grant applications for the EU (FP7, SEAS-ERA) and national funding councils in Australia (CSIRO), Austria (Austrian Science Foundation), France (French National Research Agency), Israel (the German-Israeli Foundation), Italy (Ministero dell'Istruzione, dell'Università e della Ricerca), Norway (Norwegian Research Council), Portugal (Fundacao para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia) the UK (Natural Environment Research Council) and the USA (National Undersea Research Centre, NOAA Sea Grants and the National Science Foundation, PG Allen Family Foundation). Reviewer of scientific papers for ACS Earch and Space Chemistry, AIMS Environmental Science, Aquaculture Environment Interactions, the American Fisheries Society, Aquatic Conservation, Aquatic Microbial Ecology, Biological Conservation, Biology Letters, Biogeoscience, Botanica Marina, Bulletin of Marine Science, Climatic Change, Current Biology, Deep -Sea Research Part I, Estuarine and Coastal Shelf Science, Ecology, Ecology Letters, European Journal of Phycology, Fish and Fisheries, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, Frontiers in Marine Science, Geophysical Research Letters, Global Change Biology, ICES Journal of Marine Science, Journal of Coastal Research, Journal of Ecology, Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Journal of Experimental Biology and Ecology, Journal of the Marine Biological Association, UK, Journal of the Royal Society Interface,, Journal of Volcanology Geothermal Research, Limnology & Oceanography, Marine Biology, Marine Ecology, Marine Ecology Progress Series, Marine Environmental Research, Marine and Freshwater Systems, Nature, Nature Climate Change, Nature Geoscience, Naturwissenschaften, New Phytologist, Oceanography and Marine Biology Annual Review, Oikos, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, Phycologia, PLoS One, Proceedings of the Royal Society B, Regional Studies in Marine Science, Royal Society Open Science, Science of the Total Environment and Water. 

Additional information

Royal Society MP-Scientist pairing scheme participant 2004-5 (paired with David George Lib. Dem. MP covering fisheries) 


Royal Society Civil service-Scientist pairing scheme participant 2008 (paired with Jo Myers DEFRA covering biodiversity)

Links

Ocean acidification: a National Geographic article

Guardian profile

Mount Vesuvious and the Island of Ischia

Thriving Seagrass, Reduced Biodiversity

Guardians of the oceans - Euronews documentary my first go at presenting

News feature in Nature Magazine 

Sea mounts and changing sea ecosystems - Australian radio interview

Naked Scientist Interview: Coral Reefs and Creatures of the Deep Sea

Ocean Acidification in Google Earth Tour at High CO2 Conference