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Louis W. Botsford:

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Professor
lwbotsford@ucdavis.edu


Office: 1041 Academic Surge
Lab: 1351 Academic Surge
Phone: 530-752-6169
Alternative Phone: 530-752-1270

Research Interest:

Population dynamics of animal populations, primarily marine. Fisheries, marine protected areas, climate change.

Academic History:

BS University of California, Berkeley

MS University of California, Davis

Ph.D., 1978, University of California, Davis

Selected Publications:

Botsford, L.W., C.A. Lawrence, E.P. Dever, A. Hastings and J. Largier. 2006 Effects of variable winds on biological productivity on continental shelves in coastal upwelling systems. Deep Sea Reseearch II 53: 3116-3140.

Kaplan, D.M., L.W. Botsford and S. Jorgensen. 2006 Dispersal per recruit: an efficient method for assessing sustainability in marine reserve networks. Ecological Applications 16: 2248-2263.

Hastings, A. and L.W. Botsford.2006 Persistence of spatial populations depends on returning home. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, U.S. 103: 6067-6072.

O'Farrell, M.R. and L.W. Botsford.2005 Estimation of change in lifetime egg production from length frequency data. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 62: 1626-1639.