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Volume 25 | Number 1 | March 2012

Special Issue on Oceanic Spreading Center Processes |
Ridge 2000 Program Research


Introduction to the Special Issue: From RIDGE to Ridge 2000
D.J. Fornari, S.E. Beaulieu, J.F. Holden, L.S. Mullineaux, and M. Tolstoy. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):12–17, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.01.

The East Pacific Rise Between 9°N and 10°N: Twenty-Five Years of Integrated, Multidisciplinary Oceanic Spreading Center Studies
D.J. Fornari, K.L. Von Damm, J.G. Bryce, J.P. Cowen, V. Ferrini, A. Fundis, M.D. Lilley, G.W. Luther III, L.S. Mullineaux, M.R. Perfit, M.F. Meana-Prado, K.H. Rubin, W.E. Seyfried Jr., T.M. Shank, S.A. Soule, M. Tolstoy, and S.M. White. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):18–43, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.02.

Endeavour Segment of the Juan de Fuca Ridge: One of the Most Remarkable Places on Earth
D.S. Kelley, S.M. Carbotte, D.W. Caress, D.A. Clague, J.R. Delaney, J.B. Gill, H. Hadaway, J.F. Holden, E.E.E. Hooft, J.P. Kellogg, M.D. Lilley, M. Stoermer, D. Toomey, R. Weekly, and W.S.D. Wilcock. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):44–61, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.03.

Links from Mantle to Microbe at the Lau Integrated Study Site: Insights from a Back-Arc Spreading Center
M.K. Tivey, E. Becker, R. Beinart, C.R. Fisher, P.R. Girguis, C.H. Langmuir, P.J. Michael, and A.-L. Reysenbach. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):62–77, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.04.

Geodynamic Models of Melt Generation and Extraction at Mid-Ocean Ridges
P.M. Gregg, L.B. Hebert, L.G.J. Montési, and R.F. Katz. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):78–88, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.05.

Lava Geochemistry as a Probe into Crustal Formation at the East Pacific Rise
M.R. Perfit, V.D. Wanless, W.I. Ridley, E.M. Klein, M.C. Smith, A.R. Goss, J.S. Hinds, S.W. Kutza, and D.J. Fornari. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):89–93, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.06.

Active Long-Lived Faults Emerging Along Slow-Spreading Mid-Ocean Ridges
D.K. Smith, J. Escartín, H. Schouten, and J.R. Cann. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):94–99, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.07.

Recent Seismic Studies at the East Pacific Rise 8°20'–10°10'N and Endeavour Segment: Insights into Mid-Ocean Ridge Hydrothermal and Magmatic Processes
S.M. Carbotte, J.P. Canales, M.R. Nedimović, H. Carton, and J.C. Mutter. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):100–112, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.08.

Recent Advances in Multichannel Seismic Imaging for Academic Research in Deep Oceanic Environments
J.P. Canales, H. Carton, J.C. Mutter, A. Harding, S.M. Carbotte, and M.R. Nedimović. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):113–115, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.09.

Hydroacoustic Monitoring of Oceanic Spreading Centers: Past, Present, and Future
R.P. Dziak, D.R. Bohnenstiehl, and D.K. Smith. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):116–127, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.10.

Hydrothermal Discharge During Submarine Eruptions: The Importance of Detection, Response, and New Technology
E.T. Baker, W.W. Chadwick Jr., J.P. Cowen, R.P. Dziak, K.H. Rubin, and D.J. Fornari. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):128–141, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.11.

Volcanic Eruptions in the Deep Sea
K.H. Rubin, S.A. Soule, W.W. Chadwick Jr., D.J. Fornari, D.A. Clague, R.W. Embley, E.T. Baker, M.R. Perfit, D.W. Caress, and R.P. Dziak. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):142–157, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.12.

A Vent-Field-Scale Model of the East Pacific Rise 9°50'N Magma-Hydrothermal System
R.P. Lowell, A. Farough, L.N. Germanovich, L.B. Hebert, and R. Horne. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):158–167, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.13.

Measurements and Models of Heat Flux and Plumes from Hydrothermal Discharges
Near the Deep Seafloor

D. Di Iorio, J.W. Lavelle, P.A. Rona, K. Bemis, G. Xu, L.N. Germanovich, R.P. Lowell, and G. Genc. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):168–179, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.14.

Turbulence Observations in a Buoyant Hydrothermal Plume on the East Pacific Rise
A.M. Thurnherr and L.C. St. Laurent. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):180–181, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.15.

Diffuse Flow On and Around Hydrothermal Vents at Mid-Ocean Ridges
K. Bemis, R.P. Lowell, and A. Farough. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):182–191, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.16.

Low-Temperature Hydrothermal Plumes in the Near-Bottom Boundary Layer at Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge
S. Hautala, H.P. Johnson, M. Pruis, I. García-Berdeal, and T. Bjorklund. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):192–195, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.17.

Biogeochemical Processes at Hydrothermal Vents: Microbes and Minerals,
Bioenergetics, and Carbon Fluxes

J.F. Holden, J.A. Breier, K.L. Rogers, M.D. Schulte, and B.M. Toner. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):196–208, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.18.

Measuring the Form of Iron in Hydrothermal Plume Particles
B.M. Toner, M.A. Marcus, K.J. Edwards, O. Rouxel, and C.R. German. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):209–212, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.19.

On the Potential for Bioenergy and Biofuels from Hydrothermal Vent Microbes
P.R. Girguis and J.F. Holden. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):213–217, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.20.

Chemoautotrophy at Deep-Sea Vents: Past, Present, and Future
S.M. Sievert and C. Vetriani. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):218–233, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.21.

Chemistry, Temperature, and Faunal Distributions at Diffuse-Flow Hydrothermal Vents:
Comparison of Two Geologically Distinct Ridge Systems

G.W. Luther III, A. Gartman, M. Yücel, A.S. Madison, T.S. Moore, H.A. Nees, D.B. Nuzzio, A. Sen, R.A. Lutz, T.M. Shank, and C.R. Fisher. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):234–245, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.22.

Energy Transfer Through Food Webs at Hydrothermal Vents:
Linking the Lithosphere to the Biosphere

B. Govenar. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):246–255, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.23.

Larval Dispersal: Vent Life in the Water Column
D.K. Adams, S.M. Arellano, and B. Govenar. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):256–268, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.24.

Estimating Zooplankton Biomass Distribution in the Water Column Near the Endeavour Segment of Juan de Fuca Ridge Using Acoustic Backscatter and Concurrently Towed Nets
B.J. Burd and R.E. Thomson. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):269–276, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.25.

The Prediction, Verification, and Significance of Flank Jets at Mid-Ocean Ridges
J.W. Lavelle, A.M. Thurnherr, L.S. Mullineaux, D.J. McGillicuddy Jr., and J.R. Ledwell. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):277–283, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.26.

The Lau Basin Float Experiment (LAUB-FLEX)
K. Speer and A.M. Thurnherr. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):284–285, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.27.

Bringing Mid-Ocean Ridge Discoveries to Audiences Far and Wide:
Emerging Trends for the Next Generation

L. Goehring, V. Robigou, and K. Ellins. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):286–298, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.28.


E.S. Kappel. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):5, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.29.

FROM THE PRESIDENT | Extolling the Benefits of Ocean Science
M. Roman. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):7, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.30.

Through the Lens of Vermont's In-Sight Photography Project, A Confluence of Art and Science

C.L. Dybas. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):8–11, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.31.

T. Garrison. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):299–300, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.32.

BOOK REVIEW | Ocean Acidification
S.C. Doney. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):301–303, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.33.

BOOK REVIEW | Chemical Biomarkers in Aquatic Ecosystems
C.C. Parrish. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):304–305, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.34.

BOOK REVIEW | Shifting Baselines: The Past and the Future of Ocean Fisheries
A.J. Hobday. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):306–308, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.35.

CAREER PROFILES—OPTIONS AND INSIGHTS | Keith Alverson, United Nations Environment Programme • Kara Lavender Law, Sea Education Association
2012. Oceanography 25(1):309–312.

OCEAN POLICY | Hydrothermal Vent Ecosystems and Conservation
C.L. Van Dover. 2012. Oceanography 25(1):313–316, http://dx.doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2012.36.