Mara Project Publications

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Subalusky, A.L., and D.M. Post. In press. Context dependency of animal resource subsidies. Biological Reviewsdoi:10.1111/brv.12465


Dutton, C. L., A. L. Subalusky, S. K. Hamilton, E. J. Rosi, and D. M. Post. 2018. Organic matter loading by hippopotami causes subsidy overload resulting in downstream hypoxia and fish kills. Nature Communications 9:1951. doi:10.1038/s41467-018-04391-6

Dutton, C. L., A. L. Subalusky, S. C. Anisfeld, L. Njoroge, E. J. Rosi, and D. M. Post. 2018. The influence of a semi-arid sub-catchment on suspended sediments in the Mara River, KenyaPlos One 13:e0192828 doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0192828

Subalusky, A.L., C.L. Dutton, E.J. Rosi, and D.M. Post. 2018. Organic matter and nutrient inputs from large wildlife influence ecosystem function in the Mara River, Africa. Ecology 99:2558-2574 doi:10.1002/ecy.2509


Subalusky, A.L., C.L. Dutton, E.J. Rosi-Marshall, and D.M. Post. 2017. Annual mass drownings of the Serengeti wildebeest migration influence nutrient cycling and storage in the Mara River. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114:7647-7652doi:10.1073/pnas.1614778114


Dudley, J.P., B. Mudenda, F.H. Leendertz, J. De Castro, A.L. Subalusky, and M. Clauss. 2015. Carnivory in the common hippopotamus Hippopotamus amphibius: implications for the ecology and epidemiology of anthrax in African landscapes. Mammal Review.  doi:10.1111/mam.12056 

​Subalusky, A.L., C.L. Dutton, E.J. Rosi-Marshall, and D.M. Post. 2014. The hippopotamus conveyor belt: vectors of carbon and nutrients from terrestrial grasslands to aquatic systems in sub-Saharan Africa. Freshwater Biology 60:512-525.  doi:10.1111/fwb.12474