Brown, DT, JA Rice, CD Suski, and DD Aday.  2015.  Dispersal patterns of coastal Largemouth Bass in response to tournament displacement.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 35: 431-439. PDF

Brown, DT, DD Aday, and JA Rice.  2015.  Responses of coastal Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides) to episodic hypoxia.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 144:655-666PDF

Sackett, D.K., C.L. Pow, M.J. Rubino, W.G. Cope, S. Kullman, J.A. Rice, T.J. Kwak, J.M. Law, and D.D. Aday.  2015.  Sources of endocrine disrupting compounds in North Carolina Waterways: a Geographic Information Systems approach.  Environmental Science and Technology.  PDF


Bethke. B.G., JA Rice, and DD Aday. 2014. White Perch in Small North Carolina Reservoirs: What Explains Variation in Population Structure?. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 143: 77-84 PDF

Campbell, L.A., JA Rice. 2014. Effects of hypoxia-induced habitat compression on growth of juvenile fish in the Neuse River Estuary, North Carolina, USA. Marine Ecology Progress Series 497: 199-213. PDF


Beuchel, J.S., E.A. Marschall, and D.D. Aday.  2013.  Energy allocation patterns in a multiple spawning sunfish: evidence for an income-based reproductive strategy.  Fisheries Management and EcologyPDF

Cerino, D., A.S. Overton, J.A. Rice, and J.A. Morris. 2013. Bioenergetics and Trophic Impacts of the Invasive Indo-Pacific Lionfish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 142: 1522-1534. PDF

Feiner, Z.S., J.A. Rice, and D.D. Aday.  2013.  Trophic niche of invasive white perch and potential interactions with representative reservoir species.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 142:628-641. PDF

Feiner, Z.S., J.A. Rice, A.J. Bunch, and D.D. Aday.  2013.  Trophic niche and diet overlap between invasive white perch and resident white bass in a southeastern reservoir.  Transactions of the American Fisheries SocietyPDF

Rice, J. A., J. S. Thompson, J. A. Sykes, and C. T. Waters.  2013.  The role of metalimnetic hypoxia in striped bass summer kills: consequences and management implications.  In J. S. Bulak, C. C. Coutant, and J. A. Rice, editors.  Biology and management of inland striped bass and hybrid striped bass.  American Fisheries Society, Symposium 80, Bethesda, Maryland. PDF

Sackett, D.K., D.D. Aday, J.A. Rice, and WG Cope.  2013.  Validation of a predictive model for fish tissue mercury concentrations.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 142:380-387. PDF

Sackett, D.K., W.G. Cope, J.A. Rice, and D.D. Aday.  2013.  The influence of fish length on tissue mercury dynamics: Implications for natural resource management and human health risk.  International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10:638-659. PDF

Sackett, D.K., D.D. Aday, J.A. Rice, and W.G. Cope. 2013. Maternally transferred mercury in wild largemouth bass, Micropterus salmoides. Environmental Pollution, 178:493-497PDF

Thompson, J.S. and J.A. Rice.  2013. The relative influence of temperature and forage availability on growth of age 1-5 striped bass in two southeastern reservoirs.  In J. S. Bulak, C. C. Coutant, and J. A. Rice, editors.  Biology and management of inland striped bass and hybrid striped bass.  American Fisheries Society, Symposium 80, Bethesda, Maryland. PDF


Aday, D.D. and B.D.S. Graeb. 2012. (Invited) Stunted fish and ponds: An overview and management perspective.  Chapter 7 In: W. Neal and D. Willis, eds., Small Impoundment Management in North America.

Feiner, Z.S., D.D. Aday, J.A. Rice. 2012. Phenotypic shifts in white perch life history strategy across stages of invasion. Biological Invasions 14:2315-2329PDF

May, CM, EA Marschall, D.D. Aday, RS Hale, JCS Denlinger.  2012. Modeling habitat selection of a top predator: considering growth and physical environments in a spatial context.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 141:215-223. PDF

Petre, S.J., D.K. Sackett., D.D. Aday. 2012. Do national advisories serve local consumers: an assessment of mercury in economically important North Carolina fishes. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 14:1410-1416.  PDF


Sackett, D. K., D. D. Aday, J. A. Rice, W. G. Cope, and D. Buchwalter. 2010. Does proximity to coal-fired power plants influene fish tissue mercury? Ecotoxicology. PDF

Midway, S. R., T. J. Kwak, and D. D. Aday. 2010. Habitat suitability of the Carolina madtom, an imperiled, endemic stream fish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 139: 325-338. PDF

Thompson, J. S., J. A. Rice, and D. S. Waters. 2010. Striped bass habitat selection rules in reservoirs without suitable summer habitat offer insight into consequences for growth. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 139: 1450-1464. PDF

Midway, S. R., D. .D. Aday, T. J Kwak, K. Gross.  2010.  Cover preference of the Carolina madtom (Noturus furiosus), an imperiled, endemic southeastern stream fish.  Journal of Freshwater Ecology 25: 151-154. PDF

Breitburg, D. L., J.K. Craig, R.S. Fulford, K.A. Rose, W.R. Boynton, D. Brady, B.J. Ciotti, R.J. Diaz, K.D. Friedland, J.D. Hagy III, D.R. Hart, A.H. Hines, E.D. Houde, S.E. Kolesar, S.W. Nixon, J.A. Rice, D.H. Secor, T.E. Targett.  2009.  Nutrient Enrichment and Fisheries Exploitation: Interactive Effects on Estuarine Living Resources and Their Management.  Hydrobiologia. 629:31-47.  PDF

Sackett, D. K., D. D. Aday, J. A. Rice, and W. G. Cope. 2009. A statewide assessment of mercury dynamics in North Carolina water bodies and fish. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 138: 1328-1341. PDF

Godbout, J. D., D. D. Aday, J. A. Rice, M. R. Bangs, and J. M. Quattro. 2009. Morpological models for identifying largemouth bass, spotted bass, and largemouth bass x spotted bass hybrids. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 29: 1425-1437. PDF

Hoxmeier, R. J. H., D. D. Aday, and D. H. Wahl. 2009. Examining interpopulation variation in bluegill growth rates and size structure: Effects of harvest, maturation, and environmental variables. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 138: 423-432. PDF

Aday, D.D., J.J. Parkos, and D.H. Wahl.  2009.  (Invited) Population and community ecology of centrarchids Pages 134 – 164 In: S.J. Cooke and D.P. Philipp, eds., Centrarchid Fishes: Diversity, Biology, and Conservation.

Aday, D.D.  2008.  Exploring stunted body size: where have we been, what do we know, and where do we go?  Pages 349-367 in  M. Allen, S. Sammons, M. Maceina, Eds.  Balancing Fisheries Management and Water Uses for Impounded River Systems.

Cope, W. G., R. B. Bringolf, S. Mosher, J. A. Rice, R. L. Noble, and H. C. Edwards. 2008. Controlling nitrogen release from farm ponds with a subsurface outflow device: Implications for improved water quality in receiving streams. Agricultural Water Management 95(6):, 737-742.  PDF

Aday, D. D. 2007. The presence of an invasive macrophyte (Phragmites australis) does not influence fish habitat use in a freshwater estuary. Journal of Freshwater Ecology 22: 535-537.

Craig, J.K., J.A. Rice, L.B. Crowder, and D.A. Nadeau. 2007. Density-dependent growth and survival in an estuary-dependent fish: an experimental approach with juvenile spot Leiostomus xanthurus. Marine Ecology Progress Series.  343:251-262.  PDF

Pine, W. E., T. J. Kwak, and J. A. Rice. 2007. Modeling management scenarios and the effects of an introduced apex predator on a coastal riverine fish community. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 136(1): 105-120. PDF

Thompson, J. S., D. S. Waters, J. A. Rice, and J. E. Hightower. 2007. Seasonal natural and fishing mortality of striped bass in a southeastern reservoir. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 27(2): 681-694. PDF

Aday, D. D., D. P. Phillipp, D. H. Wahl. 2006. Sex-specific life hisorty patterns in bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus): interacting mechanisms influence individual body size. Oecologia 147: 31-38. PDF

Bestgen, K.R., D.W. Beyers, J.A. Rice, and G.B. Haines. 2006. Factors affecting recruitment of young Colorado pikeminnow: synthesis of predation experiments, field studies and individual-based modeling. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 135:1722-1742.  PDF

J. K. Craig, B. J. Burke, L. B. Crowder, and J. A. Rice. 2006. Prey growth and size-dependent predation in juvenile estuarine fishes: experimental and model analysis. Ecology 87: 2366-2377. PDF

Fulford, R. S., Rice, J. A., Miller, T. J., & Binkowski, F. P. 2006. Elucidating patterns of size-dependent predation on larval yellow perch (Perca flavescens) in Lake Michigan: an experimental and modeling approach. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science 63(1): 11-27.  PDF

Fulford, R.S., J.A. Rice, T.J. Miller, F.P. Binkowski, J.M. Dettmers and B. Belonger. 2006.  Foraging selectivity by larval yellow perch (Perca flavescens): implications for understanding recruitment in small and large lakes.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 63(1): 28-42.  PDF

Fulford, R. S., J. A. Rice and F. P. Binkowski. 2006. Examination of sampling bias for larval yellow perch in southern Lake Michigan. Journal of Great Lakes Research 32(3):, 434-441.  PDF

Aday, D. D., Shoup, D. E., Neviackas, J. A., Kline, J. L., & Wahl, D. H. 2005. Prey community responses to bluegill and gizzard shad foraging: Implications for growth of juvenile largemouth bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 134: 1091-1102. PDF

Pine, W. E., Kwak, T. J., Waters, D. S., & Rice, J. A. 2005. Diet selectivity of introduced flathead catfish in coastal rivers.Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 134(4): 901-909. PDF

Shimps, E.L., J.A. Rice, and J.A. Osborne.  2005.  Hypoxia tolerance in two juvenile estuary-dependent fishes.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.  325(2):146-162.  PDF

Berra, T. M., & Aday, D. D. 2004. Otolith description and age-and-growth of nursuryfish, Kurtus gulliveri, from Northern Australia. Journal of Fish Biology 65: 354-362. PDF

McNatt, R.A., and J.A. Rice.  2004.  Hypoxia induced growth rate reduction in two juvenile estuary dependent fishes.  Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 311(1):147-156.  PDF

Aday, D. D., Wahl, D. H., & Philipp, D. P. 2003. Assessing population-specific and environmental influences on bluegill life-histories: a common garden approach. Ecology 84: 3370-3375. PDF

Aday, D. D., Hoxmeier, J. H., & Wahl, D. H. 2003. Direct and indirect effects of gizzard shad on bluegill population size structure.Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 132:, 47-56. PDF

Aday, D. D., Wahl, D. H., & Philipp, D. P. 2003. A mechanism for social inhibition of sexual maturation in bluegill sunfish. Journal of Fish Biology 62: 486-490. PDF

Pine, W.E., K.H. Pollock, J.E. Hightower, T.J. Kwak, and J.A. Rice. 2003.  A review of tagging methods for estimating fish population size and components of mortality.  Fisheries 28:10-23.  PDF

Aday, D. D., Kush, C. M., Wahl, D. H., & Philipp, D. P. 2002. The influence of stunted body size on the reproductive ecology of bluegill Lepomis macrochirus. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 11: 190-195. PDF

Beyers, D.W., and J.A. Rice. 2002. Evaluating stress in fish using bioenergetics-based stressor-response models. Pages 289-320 In S.M. Adams (ed.). Biological Indicators of Aquatic Ecosystem Stress.  American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD. 

Burke, B.J., and J.A. Rice.  2002.  A linked foraging and bioenergetics model for southern flounder. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 131:120-131.  PDF

Rice, J.A. 2002. Cascading effects of human impacts on fish populations in the Laurentian Great Lakes.  pp. 257-272, In L.A. Fuiman and R.G. Werner, eds., Fishery Science: The Unique Contributions of Early Life Stages.  Blackwell Science Ltd., Oxford, UK. PDF

Heyer, C.J., T.J. Miller, F.P. Binkowski, E.M. Caldarone, and J.A. Rice. 2001. Maternal effects as a recruitment mechanism in Lake Michigan yellow perch (Perca flavescens). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 58:1477-1487.  PDF

Hoxmeier, J.H.,  D.D. Aday, and D.H. Wahl.  2001.  Factors influencing precision of age estimation from scales and otoliths of bluegills in Illinois reservoirs.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management.  21:374-380. PDF

Aday, D. D., Rutherford, D. A., & Kelso, W. E. 2000. Field and laboratory determinations of hypoxic affects on RNA-DNA ratios of bluegill. American Midland Naturalist 143: 433-442. PDF

Ahrenholz, D.W., D.D. Squires J.A. Rice, S.W. Nixon, and G.R. Fitzhugh. 2000. Periodicity of increment formation in otoliths of over-wintering post-larval and pre-juvenile Atlantic menhaden (Brevoortia tyrannus). Fishery Bulletin 98:421-426. PDF

Wannamaker, C.M., and J.A. Rice. 2000. Effects of hypoxia on movements and behavior of selected estuarine organisms from the southeastern United States.   Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 249 (2):145-163.  PDF

Rice. J.A. 1990. Bioenergetics Modeling Approaches to Evaluation of Stress in Fishes. American Fisheries Society Symposium 8:80-92. PDF