Martin Lab

aquatic biology and ecology


Martin, E.C. In review. My world of water. (Children's book)

Martin, E.C. and W. Davidson. Accepted. Comprehensive General Biology Laboratory Manual for Students with Visual Impairment. Chapters: Microscopic investigation, Scientific method and the metric system, Cells, Diffusion and osmosis, Mitosis, Genetics, Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium, Photosynthesis, Animal behavior, Biodiversity and classification, Aquatics, Data analysis and presentation.

Martin, E.C. Golden Shiner. 2014. In Kansas Fishes. Eds. Eberle, M.E. and D. Edds. University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, KS.  Link to book


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Martin, E.C., N. Bello, K.B. Gido, A.M. Veach, and W.K. Dodds. 2016.  Influence of fish richness on ecosystem properties of headwater prairie streams. Freshwater Biology. 61:887-898. Link to PDF

Piva, M., R. Boyd, J. Boyd, and E.C. Martin. 2016. Evaluating wetland vegetation establishment at the Baker Wetlands, Douglas County, Kansas.  Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 119:49-63. Link to PDF


Whitney, J.E., Martin, E.C., Gido, K.B., & Hase, K.J.  2015.  The first to go and the last to leave: colonization and extinction dynamics of common and rare fishes in intermittent prairie streams. Freshwater Biology DOI: 10.1111/fwb.12668 Link to PDF

Martin, E.C., J.E.Whitney, K.J. Hase and K.B. Gido. 2013. Habitat associations of stream fishes in protected tallgrass prairie streams. The American Midland Naturalist 170: 39-51. Link to PDF

Jacquemin, S.J., E.C. Martin, and M. Pyron. 2013. Morphological variation in the bluntnose minnow (Pimephales notatus). The American Midland Naturalist 169:137-146.  Link to PDF

Bernot, M.J., E.C. Martin, and R.J. Bernot. 2010. The influence of trophic complexity on preferential uptake of dissolved inorganic and organic nitrogen: A laboratory microcosm experiment. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 29: 1199-1211. Link to PDF


Martin, E.C. and M. Pyron. 2009. Fish assemblages: the influence of habitat and hydrology, an Honors Thesis. Department of Biology, Ball State University, Muncie, IN.

Pyron, M., E.C. Martin, J. Beugly and M. Spielman. 2008. Conservation of the freshwater gastropods of Indiana: historic and current distributions. American Malacological Bulletin. 26: 137-151. Link to PDF