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Ameeuw, G.; Courtens, W. (2008) Actuele toestand en evolutie van Europese natuurwaarden in de Oostkustpolders (Vogelrichtlijngebied Poldercomplex en Habitatrichtlijngebied Polders). Adviesnota INBO, A.2008.156. Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek: Brussel, Belgium. 36 pp., details

Mees, J.; Seys, J. (Ed.) (2009) VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 6 March 2009: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 41. Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ): Oostende,, Belgium. viii, 99 pp., details

Plisnier, P-D.; Mgana, H.; Kimirei, I.; Chande, A.; Makasa, L.; Chimanga, J.; Zulu, F.; Cocquyt, C.; Horion, S.; Bergamino, N.; Naithani, J.; Deleersnijder, E.; André, L.; Descy, J.-P.; Cornet, Y. (2009) Limnological variability and pelagic fish abundance (Stolothrissa tanganicae and Lates stappersii) in Lake Tanganyika. Hydrobiologia: 1-18, details

Rousseau, E. ([s.d.]) Guide de l'Aquarium et du Musée de Pisciculture de Bruxelles. Guide Illustré des Musées de Bruxelles. Touring Club de Belgique: Belgium. 16 pp., details

Tournay, R. (1966) L’histoire des naturalistes Belges. Les Naturalistes belges 47(6): 265-312, details

Tyler, P.; Amaro, T.; Arzola, R.; Cunha, M.R.; de Stigter, H.; Gooday, A.J.; Huvenne, V.; Ingels, J.; Kiriakoulakis, K.; Lastras, G.; Masson, D.; Oliveira, A.; Pattenden, A.; Vanreusel, A.; van Weering, Tj.C.E.; Vitorino, J.; Witte, U.; Wolff, G.A. (2009) Europe’s Grand Canyon: Nazaré submarine canyon. Oceanography 22(1): 46-57, details

van Praet, J. (2009) Antarctica kleurt Belgischer. EOS (2): 24-25, details


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Mees, J.; Seys, J. (Ed.) (2009) VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 6 March 2009: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 41. Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ): Oostende,, Belgium. viii, 99 pp.

  • De Meester, S. (2009) Voorkomen en potentiële effecten van microplastics in de Belgische kustwateren, details
  • Robert, E. (2009) Hydraulische architectuur van Avicennia marina langsheen een ecologische gradiënt in Gazi Bay, Kenia, details
  • Verfaillie, E. (2009) Development and validation of spatial distribution models of marine habitats, in support of the ecological valuation of the seabed, details
  • Tytgat, J. (2009) Expectancies of a toxicologist: from sudden poisoning to miraculous discovery, details
  • Maris, T.; Jacobs, S.; Meire, P. (2009) Restoring ecosystem functions in a heavily disturbed estuary, details
  • Delefortrie, G. (2009) The effect of a muddy bottom on ship control, details
  • Bockelmann, F.; Maire, O.; Meysman, F. (2009) Do burrowing organisms influence carbon processing on a global scale? A data mining approach, details
  • Verbruggen, H.; Pauly, K.; Tyberghein, L.; Mineur, F.; Maggs, C. (2009) Niche models of invasive seaweed species: predicting spread and areas at risk of suffering blooms, details
  • Platt, T. (2009) Observing the ocean: why and how? details
  • Appeltans, W.; Vanhoorne, B.; Decock, W.; Hernandez, F.; Mees, J. (2009) Is our Belgian lab really more biodiverse than Darwin’s Galapagos Islands? details
  • Avau, J.; Cunha-Lignon, M.; De Myttenaere, B.; Godart, M.-F.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) Analysis of tourism settings and management in Caribbean mangroves: case-studies in the French Antilles and in Jamaica, details
  • Bekaert, K.; Derveaux, S.; Parmentier, K. (2009) Improving the quality and price of fish by separate handling at sea and in the fish auction, details
  • Beyst, B. (2009) The Scheldt Informationcenter: an information platform for the estuary of the River Scheldt, details
  • Boone, M.; Claeys, M.; Borgonie, G.; Artois, T.J. (2009) Morphological studies on Nemertodermatida sampled in the Belgian part of the North Sea, details
  • Borremans, C.; De Cauwer, K.; Devolder, M.; Scory, S. (2009) Online data services at the Belgian Marine Datacentre, details
  • Brabant, R.; Degraer, S.; Di Marcantonio, M.; Haelters, J.; Jacques, T.G.; Kerckhof, F.; Vigin, L.; Van den Eynde, D.; Vincx, M.; De Maersschalck, V.; Vanden Eede, S.; Reubens, J.; Hostens, K.; Wittoeck, J.; Cooreman, K.; Stienen, E.; Courtens, W.; Van de Walle, M.; Vanermen, N.; Henriet, J.P.; Versteeg, W.; Staelens, P.; Vercruysse, J.B.; Van Rooij, D. (2009) Scientific monitoring of the impact of offshore windfarms on the marine environment, details
  • Braeckman, U.; Frickel, J.; Vincx, M.; Vanaverbeke, J. (2009) Macrobenthos alters nematode vertical distribution, details
  • Claus, S.; Vanhoorne, B.; Hernandez, F.; Haese, C.; De los Rios, M.; Kreiken, W.; Villars, N.; Dronkers, J. (2009) Experiences from the Coastal and Marine WiKi: an Internet encyclopaedia providing up-to-date quality information for and by coastal and marine professionals, details
  • Courtens, W.; Stienen, E.; Van de Walle, M.; Vanermen, N.; Verstraete, H. (2009) Mammals of the ‘deep’: shipbased surveys of cetaceans in the Belgian part of the North Sea (1992-2008), details
  • Cunha-Lignon, M.; Schaeffer-Novelli, Y.; Menghini, R.; De Almeida, R. de Almeida; Coelho Jr., C.; Cintrón, G.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) Succession of mangrove forests in depositional areas: a case study in southeastern Brazil, details
  • De Baere, K.; Verstraelen, H.; Dewil, R.; Potters, G. (2009) Study of chemical and microbial factors affecting the corrosion in ballast tanks on board of merchant navy vessels, details
  • De Meester, S.; Claessens, M.; Janssen, C. (2009) Appearance and potential effects of microplastics in the Belgian coastal area, details
  • Debry, M.; Foré, F.; Farcy, C.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) An eco-touristic project in the Tanbi Wetland Complex Banjul – The Gambia, details
  • Deneudt, K.; De Hauwere, N.; Vanhoorne, B.; Hernandez, F. (2009) Creating a data portal redistributing physical, chemical and biological Scheldt Estuary data, details
  • Deneudt, K.; Villers, M.-L.; Vanhoorne, B.; Hernandez, F. (2009) Developing a user-friendly interface for calculating the Benthic Ecosystem Quality Index (BEQI), details
  • Depestele, J.; Gerjan, P.; Leonie, R.; Polet, H.; Vincx, M. (2009) Do technical mitigation measures make sense in managing a fishery? details
  • Derveaux, S.; Bekaert, K.; Parmentier, K. (2009) Influence of fisheries method on fish quality, details
  • Devos, V.; Gillard, J.; Chepurnov, V.; Inze, D.; Vuylsteke, M.; Vyverman, W. (2009) Transcriptome and exometabolome analysis of the cell size regulated sexual reproduction in diatoms, details
  • Flandroy, J.; Cunha-Lignon, M.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) Spatio-temporal evolution of an urban mangrove (Cubatão, São Paulo – Brazil), details
  • Foré, F.; Belpaeme, K.; Debry, M.; Vanwing, T.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) Analysis of social, cultural and educational conditions with respect to the setup of a sustainable ecotouristic project: A comparison between the mangroves of Tanbi Wetland Complex (The Gambia) and projects in Oostende and Knokke-Heist (Belgium), details
  • Gilis, M.; Gosselin, P.; Dubois, Ph.; Willenz, Ph. (2009) Life-cycle of the Mediterranean calcareous sponge Petrobiona massiliana: histological variations of a potential climate changes recorder, details
  • Havermans, C.; Tamás, N.Z.; Gontran, S.; De Broyer, C.; Patirck, M. (2009) DNA barcoding reveals both cryptic and true circumpolar species in Antarctic Lysianassoidea (Crustacea, Amphipoda), details
  • Huysman, M.J.J.; Martens, C.; Gillard, J.; Vandepoele, K.; Inzé, D.; Van de Peer, Y.; Vyverman, W. (2009) Regulation of the cell cycle in the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum, details
  • Legrand, S. (2009) Operational oceanographic products for the Belgian scientific community, details
  • Lescrauwaet, A.-K.; Debergh, H.; Deneudt, K.; Govaerts, A.; Vanhoorne, B.; Hernandez, F.; Mees, J. (2009) Indicators of sustainable development for the Scheldt Estuary, details
  • Lescrauwaet, A.-K.; Debergh, H.; Hernandez, F.; Mees, J. (2009) Belgian sea fisheries: compiling historical fisheries data, details
  • M'rabu, E.; Bosire, J.O.; Cannicci, S.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) How can we mitigate impacts of global climate change on mangrove forests in Kenya, details
  • Fockedey, N.; Mees, J.; Buchholz, C.; Buchholz, F.; Feral, J.-P.; Gasol, P.; Heip, C.; Ianora, A.; Pinto, I.S.; Vincx, M.; Bellou, N.; Bennell, S.; Quigley, M.; Galil, B.; Grigorov, I.; Marboe, A.H.; Le Gall, L.; Noël, P.; Vyalova, O.; Lisovskaya, V.; Pérez Lloréns, J.L.; Porteiro, F.; McCurdy, W.; Nash, R.; Nikolic, V.; Rumohr, H.; Schiedek, D.; Skourtos, M.S.; ter Hofstede, R.; Spezzaferri, S. (2009) Tasting the wealth of seafood biodiversity in Europe – a MARBEF outreach initiative, details
  • Neukermans, G.; Emilien, B.; Nechad, B.; Didier, R.; Deschamps, P.-Y.; Ruddick, K. (2009) Geostationary ocean colour feasibility study: mapping suspended matter with SEVIRI, details
  • Pede, A.; Gillan, D.; Gao, Y.; Billon, G.; Lesven, L.; Leermakers, M.; Baeyens, W.; Vyverman, W.; Sabbe, K. (2009) Patterns in microbial diversity in North Sea sediments; correlations with specific sediment characteristics and heavy metal pollution, details
  • Plusquin, M.; Smeets, K.; Geerdens, E.; Cuypers, A.; Artois, T.J. (2009) Stem cell activity and oxidative stress as response to cadmium and hexavalent chromium in M. lignano, details
  • Rabaut, M.; Vincx, M.; Degraer, S. (2009) Trawling reefs: impacts of habitat modification, details
  • Rappé, K.; Claessens, M.; Coates, D.; Janssen, C.; Vincx, M. (2008) Biomarker responses in Mytilus edulis following in situ exposure in Belgian coastal harbours, details
  • Schaeffer-Novelli, Y.; Coelho Jr., C.; De Almeida, R. de Almeida; Cunha-Lignon, M.; Menghini, R.; Cintrón, G. (2009) Young people, feeling the groundswell of events and social change: the Brazilian experience, details
  • Seys, J.; Copejans, E. (2009) Marine science and education in one word: ‘Planeetzee.org’, details
  • Suykens, K.; Delille, B.; Borges, A.V. (2009) Benthic dissolved inorganic carbon dynamics in the Gulf of Biscay (June 2006-May 2007 and May 2008), details
  • Suykens, K.; Delille, B.; Borges, A.V. (2009) Surface dissolved inorganic carbon dynamics in the Gulf of Biscay (June 2006-May 2007 and May 2008), details
  • T'Jampens, R. (2009) OMA – the Open Marine Archive for Flemish marine research: an update and call for publications, details
  • Van den Eynde, D.; De Sutter, R.; Polet, H.; Verwaest, T.; Maes, F.; Volckaert, A.; Vanderperren, E.; Ozer, J.; Ponsar, S.; Van der Biest, K.; Willekens, M. (2009) CLIMAR – evaluation of climate change impacts and adaptation responses for marine activities, details
  • Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Hostens, K.; Vincx, M. (2009) (Semi-)pelagic fisheries as an alternative within the Flemish fisheries sector, with special emphasis on the role of zooplankton in the North Sea, details
  • Van Hoey, G.; Wittoeck, J.; Hillewaert, H.; Van Ginderdeuren, K.; Hostens, K. (2009) The monitoring and assessment of the quality element benthos at the Belgian coast for the Water Framework Directive, details
  • Van Nedervelde, F.; Berger, U.; Cannicci, S.; Dahdouh-Guebas, F. (2009) Spatio-temporal dynamics of mangroves through the KiWi model, details
  • Van Oostende, N.; Boschker, H.T.S.; Middelburg, J.J.; Vyverman, W.; Sabbe, K. (2009) Bacterial influence on the extracellular carbohydrate pool in experimental Emiliania huxleyi blooms, details
  • Vanderperren, E.; De Sutter, R.; Polet, H. (2009) Climate change: threat or opportunity for Belgian sea fisheries? details
  • Verhaegen, Y.; Smagghe, G; De Coen, W.; Parmentier, K. (2009) Molecular markers for chronic toxicity of marine pollutants in North Sea brown shrimp (Crangon crangon L.), details
  • Weijs, L.; Das, K.; Siebert, U.; van Elk, N.; Jauniaux, T.; Neels, H.; Blust, R.; Covaci, A. (2009) PCBs, PBDEs and their metabolites in serum of harbour seals and harbour porpoises, details
  • Weijs, L.; Losada, S.; Das, K.; Roosens, L.; Reijnders, P.J.H.; Neels, H.; Blust, R.; Covaci, A. (2009) Levels of naturally produced methoxylated MeO-PBDEs and their biomagnification in harbour seals and harbour porpoises from the North Sea, details
  • Wille, K.; Noppe, H.; Verheyden, K.; Vanden Bussche, J.; Vanhaecke, L.; De Wulf, E.; Van Caeter, P.; Janssen, C.; De Brabander, H.F. (2009) Determination of pharmaceuticals in water samples of the Belgian coastal zone and the Scheldt Estuary using LC-MS, details
  • Sinha, A.K. (2009) De invloed van poly-ß-hydroxybutyraat (PHB) op het groeisucces bij Europese zeebaars (Dicentrarchus labrax), details
  • Cnudde, C. (2009) Mariene coprofagie: belang van fecale pellets voor de voedselopname van Paramphiascella fulvofasciata (Copepoda, Harpacticoida), details
  • Missinne, L. (2009) Studie van de golven op het noodstrand te Oostende, details
  • Verelst, N. (2009) Variability of water fluxes off Portugal derived from an operational model, details
  • Wildemeersch, K. (2009) Grondwaterstandvariaties in zeedijken t.g.v. de getijdenwerking, details
  • Guelinckx, J. (2009) Estuarine habitat use by a goby species: a geochemical approach, details
  • Tulp, I.; Bolle, L.J.; Rijnsdorp, A.D. (2009) Signals from the shallows: in search of common patterns in long-term trends in Dutch estuarine and coastal fish, details



Martens, E. (Ed.) ([s.d.]) Docks & dockers: De Belgische zeehavens 1900-1970 = Docks & dockers: Les ports maritimes belges 1900-1970 = Docks & dockers: The Belgian seaports 1900-1970. Koninklijk Belgisch Filmarchief: Belgium. 120 + DVD (101 min.) pp., details

Rousseau, E. ([s.d.]) Guide de l'Aquarium et du Musée de Pisciculture de Bruxelles. Guide Illustré des Musées de Bruxelles. Touring Club de Belgique: Belgium. 16 pp., details



Het Zeepaard 69(1) 2009

  • de Ruijter, R. CS-verslag, details
  • Oosterbaan, A.F.F.; Mol, I. Een levende onechte karetschildpad Caretta caretta, details
  • Stegenga, H.; Mol, I. Kuckuckia spinosa, nieuw voor Nederland, details
  • Cadée, M.C. Een waarneming van predatie van eieren van de hondshaai (Scylliorhinus caniculus ), details
  • Staal, A. De bootschelp, Scaphander lignarius, op Ameland, details
  • Faasse, M. et al.. Vreemde schelpen bij Gorishoek, details
  • Cadée, G.C.; Van der Wende, K. Massaal aangespoelde fuikhorens bij Ouddorp meest bewoond door heremietkreeft, details



Nature (Lond.) 458(7235) 2009

  • Watling, L. Hawaiian waters yield corals with thirst for originality, details [News]
  • Gruber, N. Fickle trends in the ocean, details [News & views]



Ameeuw, G.; Courtens, W. (2008) Actuele toestand en evolutie van Europese natuurwaarden in de Oostkustpolders (Vogelrichtlijngebied Poldercomplex en Habitatrichtlijngebied Polders). Adviesnota INBO, A.2008.156. Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek: Brussel, Belgium. 36 pp., details

Goudswaard, P.C.; De Boois, I.J. (2009) Vismonitoring 2008, overgangswater: Westerschelde en zoute meren: Veerse meer. Wageningen IMARES Rapport, C083b/08. Wageningen IMARES: Yerseke, The Netherlands. 26 pp., details



Devreker, D.; Souissi, S.; Forget-Leray, J.; Leboulenger, F. (2007) Effects of salinity and temperature on the post-embryonic development of Eurytemora affinis (Copepoda; Calanoida) from the Seine estuary: a laboratory study. J. Plankton Res. 29(Suppl. 1): i117-i133, details

English, T.S. (1964) A theoretical model for estimating the abundance of planktonic fish eggs. Rapp. et Proc.-Verb. Cons. Int. Explor. Mer 155: 174-182, details

Fridriksson, A. (1952) Marking of fish in Europe 1927-1951. Rapp. et Proc.-Verb. Cons. Int. Explor. Mer 132: 55-64, details

Gallardo, T.; Gómez Garreta, A.; Ribera, M.A.; Cormaci, M.; Furnari, G.; Giaccone, G.; Boudouresque, C.F. (1993) Check-list of Mediterranean seaweeds: II. Chlorophyceae Wille s.l. Bot. Mar. 36: 399-421, details

García-Gómez, A.; Gallardo, T.; Ribera, M.A.; Cormaci, M.; Furnari, G.; Giaccone, G.; Boudouresque, C.F. (2001) Checklist of Mediterranean seaweeds: III. Rhodophyceae Rabenh. 1. Ceramiales Oltm. Bot. Mar. 44(5): 425-460, details

Postuma, K.H. (1963) The catch per unit effort and mortality rates in the Southern Bight and Channel herring fisheries. Rapp. et Proc.-Verb. Cons. Int. Explor. Mer 154: 190-197, details

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Souissi, S.; Yahia, M.N.D.; Hwang, J.-S. (2007) Foreword. J. Plankton Res. 29(Suppl. 1): i1-i2, details

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