Lab and Field Technician, Department of Environmental Science and Policy
Gelatinous Zooplankton Ecology, Analytical Techniques, Water Quality
- An Ecological Study of Guston Cove
- An Ecological Study of Hunting Creek
2013 Lebrato, M, P De Jesus Mendes, DK Steinberg, JE Cartes, BM Jones, LM Birsa, R Benavides, and A Oschlies. Jelly biomass sinking speed reveals a fast carbon export mechanism. Limnol. Oceanogr. 58: 1113-1122.
2011 Birsa, LM, ME Frischer, and PG Verity. Are gelatinous plankton increasing in the Skidaway River Estuary? Proceedings of the 2011 San Juan ASLO Conference. February 13-18. [PDF]
2010 Birsa, LM, PG Verity, and RF Lee. Evaluation of the effects of various chemicals on discharge of and pain caused by jellyfish nematocysts. Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 151:426-430.
2008 Birsa, LM. Temporal and spatial patterns in abundance and size of appendicularians and ctenophores in the Skidaway Estuary, and relationships to important environmental variables. MS thesis, Savannah State University, USA.