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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Research Scientist
Institution
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Center for Coastal Studies ( CCS)
6300 Ocean Drive Unit 5866 Corpus Christi TX 78412
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel (361) 825-5907
Fax (361) 825-2770
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Website http://www.sci.tamucc.edu/ccs/staff/kim/kim.html
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree BS
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Ecology of tidal flats - interactions of benthic organisms and vertebrate (primarily shorebird) predators; tidal flat productivity - assessment before and after impacts, mitigation of impacts; benthic communities of other coastal ecosystems - marsh, seagrass, beach; linkages between coastal ecosystems; invertebrate communities (primarily aquatic insects) of ephemeral brackish water ponds in high marsh areas; invertebrate communities of Caribbean (Yucatan) mangrove prop roots
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Kim WITHERS)

Withers, K. and Brooks, T. S. [2004] Diet of Double-crested Cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) wintering on the central Texas coast. Southwestern Naturalist 49: 48-53 Dokken, Q. R., MacDonald, I.R., Tunnell, J. W., Jr., Wade, T., Withers, K., Dilworth, S. J., Bates, T. W., Beaver, C. R., and Riguad, C. M. [2003]. Long-term monitoring at the East and West Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, 1998-2001: Final Report. US Department of Interior, Mineral Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, OCS Study MMS 2003-031. New Orleans, Louisiana. 90 pp. Withers, K. [2002] Shorebird use of coastal wetland and barrier island habitat in the Gulf of Mexico. The Scientific World Journal 2: 514-536 Withers, K. [2002] Seagrass meadows. Pages 85-101 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Withers, K. [2002] Open bay. Pages 102-113 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Withers, K. [2002] Wind-tidal flats. Pages 114-126 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Withers, K. [2002] Shorebirds and wading birds. Pages 198-210 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Withers, K. and Dilworth, S. J. [2002] Fish and invertebrate fisheries organisms. Pages 223-254 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Withers, K. [2002] Brown and red tide. Pages 255-258 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Tunnell, J. W., Jr., Withers, K. and Smith, E. H. [2002] Conservation issues and recommendations. Pages 275-288 in J. W. Tunnell, Jr. and F. W. Judd (eds.), The Laguna Madre of Texas and Tamaulipas. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. Hyde, L. J., Withers, K. and Tunnell, J. W., Jr. [1999] Coastal high marsh oil spill clean-up by burning: five-year evaluation. Pages 1257-1260 in Proceedings of the 1999 International Oil Spill Conference. American Petroleum Institute, Washington, D.C. Withers, K. and Chapman, B. R. [1993] Seasonal abundance and habitat use of shorebirds on an Oso Bay mudflat, Corpus Christi, Texas. Journal of Field Ornithology 64:382-392. Withers, K. and Mead, J. I. [1993] Late Quaternary vegetation and climate in the Escalante River basin, on the central Colorado Plateau. Great Basin Naturalist 53:145-161.

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Created: 1997-02-20 Last Updated: 2014-07-10 by Oceanexpert MANAGER