Raymond Edward Grizzle

Research Professor
Phone: (603) 862-5130
Office: Biological Sciences, Jackson Lab, Durham, NH 03824
Ray Grizzle


  • Ph.D., Biology/Biological Sciences, Rutgers University
  • Ph.D., Ecology, Rutgers University
  • M.S., Biology, University of Central Florida
  • B.S., Biology, Florida State University

Selected Publications

Hoellein, T. J., Zarnoch, C. B., & Grizzle, R. E. (2015). Eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica) filtration, biodeposition, and sediment nitrogen cycling at two oyster reefs with contrasting water quality in Great Bay Estuary (New Hampshire, USA). Biogeochemistry, 122(1), 113-129. doi:10.1007/s10533-014-0034-7

Grizzle, R. E., Ward, L. G., Fredriksson, D. W., Irish, J. D., Langan, R., Heinig, C. S., . . . Eberhardt, A. L. (2014). Long-term seafloor monitoring at an open ocean aquaculture site in the western Gulf of Maine, USA: Development of an adaptive protocol. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 88(1-2), 129-137. doi:10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.09.014

zu Ermgassen, P. S. E., Spalding, M. D., Grizzle, R. E., & Brumbaugh, R. D. (2013). Quantifying the Loss of a Marine Ecosystem Service: Filtration by the Eastern Oyster in US Estuaries. Estuaries and Coasts, 36(1), 36-43. doi:10.1007/s12237-012-9559-y

Grizzle, R. E., Coen, L. D., & Rybak, A. (2011). TWO-DIMENSIONAL "ECOMAPS" OF SESTON DEPLETION ZONES OVER AN INTERTIDAL CRASSOSTREA VIRGINICA OYSTER REEF. JOURNAL OF SHELLFISH RESEARCH, 30(2), 512-513. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Grizzle, R. E., Ward, L. G., Mayer, L. A., Malik, M. A., Cooper, A. B., Abeels, H. A., . . . Rosenberg, A. A. (2009). Effects of a large fishing closure on benthic communities in the western Gulf of Maine: recovery from the effects of gillnets and otter trawls. FISHERY BULLETIN, 107(3), 308-317. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

Grizzle, R. E., Greene, J. K., & Coen, L. D. (2008). Seston Removal by Natural and Constructed Intertidal Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) Reefs: A Comparison with Previous Laboratory Studies, and the Value of in situ Methods. Estuaries and Coasts, 31(6), 1208-1220. doi:10.1007/s12237-008-9098-8

Grizzle, R. E., Short, F. T., Newell, C. R., Hoven, H., & Kindblom, L. (1996). Hydrodynamically induced synchronous waving of seagrasses: ‘monami’ and its possible effects on larval mussel settlement. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 206(1-2), 165-177. doi:10.1016/S0022-0981(96)02616-0

Grizzle, R. E., Langan, R., & Huntting Howell, W. (1992). Growth responses of suspension-feeding bivalve molluscs to changes in water flow: differences between siphonate and nonsiphonate taxa. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology, 162(2), 213-228. doi:10.1016/0022-0981(92)90202-L

Grizzle, R. E., & Morin, P. J. (1989). Effect of tidal currents, seston, and bottom sediments on growth of Mercenaria mercenaria: results of a field experiment. Marine Biology, 102(1), 85-93. doi:10.1007/BF00391326

Grizzle, R. E., & Lutz, R. A. (1989). A statistical model relating horizontal seston fluxes and bottom sediment characteristics to growth of Mercenaria mercenaria. Marine Biology, 102(1), 95-105. doi:10.1007/BF00391327

Most Cited Publications