DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGYMETU LIMNOLOGY LABORATORY


Publications

In prep.

 

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Thomas Boll, Sandra Brucet, Arda Özen, Şeyda Erdoğan, Ümmühan Aslan, Nur Filiz, Erik Jeppesen, and Meryem Beklioğlu. Fish diversity as an environmental indicator in lakes: a study of 40 Turkish lakes with contrasting environmental conditions

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Zeynep Ersoy, Meryem Beklioğlu, Eti E. Levi.,Eva Papastergiadou, Kostas Stefanidis , Tiina Nõges, Tonu Feldmann , Josef Hejzlar , Michal Šorf, Ulrike Scharfenberger, Aldoushy Mahdy ,Didier L. Baho D, Cristina Trigal, Martin Søndergaard, Erik Jeppesen. Impact of nutrient and water level changes on submerged macrophytes along a latitudinal gradient: Pan European mesocosm experiments

 

Submitted

 

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Meryem Beklioğlu, Ayşe İdil Çakıroğlu, Ülkü Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Eti E. Levi, Arda Özen, Didem Oğuzkurt, Gizem Bezirci, Tuba Bucak, Korhan Özkan, Sandra Brucet, Erik Jeppesen. Influences of climate and nutrient enrichment on the ecology of Mediterranean lakes: space-for-time substitution approach


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Sandra Brucet, Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Arda Özen, Eti Levi, Gizem Bezirci, Idil Çakıroğlu, Erik Jeppesen, Jens-Christian Svenning & Meryem Beklioğlu. Size diversity of aquatic assemblages responds to gradients in trophic interactions, productivity and climate in shallow Mediterranean lakes


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Jan Coppens, Meryem Beklioğlu, Şeyda Erdoğan, Josef Hejzlar, Michal Šorf, Eva Papastergiadou, Kostas Stefanidis, Ulrike Scharfenberger, Aldoushy Mahdy, Peeter Nõges, Arvo Tuvikene, Didier L. Baho, Cristina Trigal, Saara Olsen, Martin Søndergaard, Erik Jeppesen. The influence of water level, nutrient loading and climate on nitrogen and phosphorus retention in lakes: a pan-European mesocosm experiment


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Sandra Brucet , Thomas Mehner , Meryem Beklioglu, Jens C. Svenning, Thomas Boll, Ignasi Arranz, Lluís Benejam, Kerstin Holmgren, Christine Argillier, Matthias Emmrich, Pietro Volta, Ian J Winfield, Erik Jeppesen. Species and size diversity relationships in lake fish assemblages across a continental environmental gradient

 

Accepted or in-press

 

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Thomas Boll, Eti E. Levi, Gizem Bezirci, Müfit Özuluğ, Ülkü Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Ayşe İdil Çakıroğlu, Seval Özcan, Sandra Brucet, Erik Jeppesen & Meryem Beklioğlu. Fish community assemblages and diversity in Turkish lakes – role of temperature, altitude, and salinity. Hydrobiologia

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Didier L.Baho, Nihan Yazgan, Michal Šorf, Kostantinos, Stefanidis, Stina Drakare, Ulrike Scharfenberger, Helen Agasild, Meryem Beklioğlu, Josef Hejzlar, Eva Papastergiadou, Rita Adrian, Priit Zingel, Martin Søndergaard, Erik Jeppesen &David G. Angeler. Climate change, shallow lakes and resilience: Conservative patterns revealed through a multinational, synchronized mesocosm experiment. In press, Sustainability

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2015

Jeppesen, E., Brucet, S., Naselli-Flores, L., Papastergiadou, E., Stefanidis, K., Noges, T., ... & Beklioğlu, M. (2015). Ecological impacts of global warming and water abstraction on lakes and reservoirs due to changes in water level and related changes in salinity. Hydrobiologia, 750(1), 201-227.


Mahdy, A., Hilt, S., Filiz, N., Beklioğlu, M., Hejzlar, J., Özkundakci, D., ... & Adrian, R. Effects of water temperature on summer periphyton biomass in shallow lakes: a pan-European mesocosm experiment. Aquatic Sciences, 1-12.


Olsen, S., Jeppesen, E., Moss, B., Özkan, K., Beklioğlu, M., Feuchtmayr, H., ... & Søndergaard, M. (2015). Factors influencing nitrogen processing in lakes: an experimental approach. Freshwater Biology, 60(4), 646-662.


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Hering, D; Carvalho, L; Argillier, C; Beklioglu, M; Borja, A; Cardoso, AC; Duel, H; Ferreira, T; Globevnik, L; Hanganu, J. 2015 Managing aquatic ecosystems and water resources under multiple stress - An introduction to the MARS project. SCIENCE OF THE TOTAL ENVIRONMENT 503: 10-21


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Karl E. Havens, Ricardo Motta Pinto-Coelho, Meryem Beklioglu, Kirsten S. Christoffersen, Erik Jeppesen, Torben L. Lauridsen, Asit Mazumder,  Ginette Methot,  Bernadette Pinel Alloul, U. Nihan Tavşanoglu, Şeyda Erdogan, Jacobus Vijverberg. Temperature effects on body size of freshwater crustacean zooplankton from Greenland to the tropics. In presss Hydrobiologia


Ülkü Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Sandra Brucet, Eti Ester Levi, Tuba Bucak, Gizem Bezirci, Arda Özen,  Liselotte S. Johansson, Erik Jeppesen & Meryem BeklioğluSize-based diel migration of zooplankton in Mediterranean shallow lakes assessed from in situ experiments with artificial plants. In press Hydrobiologia

 
2014
 
Ayşe İdil Çakıroğlu, Ü. Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Eti E. Levi,  Thomas A. Davidson, Tuba Bucak, Arda Özen, Gürçay K. Akyıldız, Erik Jeppesen and Meryem BeklioğluRelatedness Between Contemporary Cladocera and Surface Sedıment Sub-Fossıl Cladocera Assemblages in Turkısh Lakes. In presss Journal of Paleolimnology
 
Karl E. Havens , Ricardo Motta Pinto-Coelho, Meryem Beklioglu, Kirsten S. Christoffersen, Erik Jeppesen, Torben L. Lauridsen, Asit Mazumder,  Ginette Methot,  Bernadette Pinel Alloul, U. Nihan Tavşanoglu,Şeyda Erdogan, Jacobus Vijverberg. Temperature effects on body size of freshwater crustacean zooplankton from Greenland to the tropics. In presss Hydrobiologia


Arda Özen, Tuba Bucak, Ülkü Nihan Tavşanoğlu, Ayşe İdil Çakıroğlu, Eti Ester Levi, Jan Coppens, Erik Jeppesen, Meryem BeklioğluWater level and fish-mediated cascading effects on the microbial community in eutrophic warm shallow lakes: a mesocosm experiment. 2014. Hydrobiologia.

Landkildehus, F., Søndergaard M., Beklioglu M., Adrian R., Angeler D., Hejzlar J., Papastergıadou E., Zingel P., Çakıroğlu A., Scharfenberger U., Drakare S., Nõges T., Šorf M., Stefanıdıs K., Tavşanoğlu Ü., Trıgal C., Mahdy A., Papadakı C., Tuvıkene L., Larsen S.E., Kernan M. & Jeppesen E. (2014) Climate Change Effects On Shallow Lakes: Design And Preliminary Results Of A CrossEuropean Climate Gradient Mesocosm Experiment. Estonian Journal of Ecology63(2), 71-89
 
Eti E. Levİ, Ayşe İ. Çakıroğlu, Tuba Bucak, Bent V. Odgaard,Thomas A. Davidson, Erik Jeppesen, Meryem Beklİoğlu. 2014 Similarity between contemporary vegetation and plant remains in the surface sediment in Mediterranean lakes. 2014. Freshwater Biology59:724-736
 
Erik Jeppesen, Mariana Meerhoff, Thomas A. Davidson, Dennis Trolle, Martin Søndergaard, Torben L. Lauridsen, Meryem Beklioğlu, Sandra Brucet, Pietro Voltah, Iván González-Bergonzonia,  & Anders Nielsena.  2014. Climate change impacts on lakes: an integrated ecological perspective based on a multi-faceted approach, with special focus on shallow lakes. In press J. of Limnology. 73(s1): 88-111
 
 
2013
 
Arda Özen, Michal Šorf, Carolina Trochine, Lone Liboriussen, Meryem Beklioglu, Martin Søndergaard, Torben L. Lauridsen, Liselotte Sander Johansson & Erik Jeppesen. Temperature and nutrient effects on freshwater microbial and planktonic communities in climate warming experimental ponds after seven years of incubation.  Freshwater Biology,- 58:3, 483-493


2012
      
Ü. Nihan Tavsanoğlu, A. Idil Çakıroğlu, Seyda Erdoğan, Mariana Meerhoff, Erik Jeppesen,  Meryem BeklioğluSediment – not plants – is the prefered refuge for Daphnia against fishpredation in Mediterranean shallow lakes: an experimental approach. Freshwater Biology- 57(4): 795-802.

Tuba Bucak, Ece Saraoğlu, Erik Jeppesen & Meryem BeklioğluThe influence of water level for macrophytes growth and trophic interactıons ın Mediterreanean shallow lakes: a mesocosms experiment with and without fish. Freshwater Biology 57(8): 1631-1642
 
Gizem Bezirci, Sara B. Akkas, Karsten Rinke, Feriha Yildirim, Zeynep Kalaylıoğlu, Feride Severcan, and Meryem Beklioglu. Impacts of salinity and fish-exuded kairomone on the survival and molecular profile of Daphnia pulex” by. Ecotoxicology. 21:601–614
 

2011
 
Erik Jeppesen • Brian Kronvang • Jørgen E. Olesen • Joachim Audet •Martin Søndergaard • Carl C. Hoffmann • Hans E. Andersen • Torben L. Lauridsen • Lone Liboriussen • Søren E. Larsen • Meryem Beklioglu • Mariana Meerhoff • Arda Ozen • Korhan Ozkan. 2011 Climate change effects on nitrogen loading from cultivated catchments in Europe: implications for nitrogen retention, ecological state of lakes and adaptation Hydrobiologia  663:1–21


2010
 
Meerhoff, M,  Beklioglu, M, Burks, R, Garcia-Rodriguez, F, Mazzeo, N and Moss, B. Structure and Function of World Shallow Lakes: Proceedings from the 6th Shallow Lakes Congress, Punta del Este, Uruguay, 23-28 November, 2008 – Preface.  Hydrobiogiologia, 646 (1): 1-3

Arda Özen, Burcu Karapinar, Ismail Küçük, Erik Jeppesen, Meryem Beklioglu. 2008. Drought-induced changes in nutrient concentrations and retention in two shallow Mediterra nean lakes subjected to different degrees of managementHydrobiologia 646 (1): 61-72

Beklioglu, M., Banu Akkaş, Ozcan, E, G. Bezirci & Togan, I.2010 Effects of 4-nonylphenol: fish predation and food availability on survival and life history traits of Daphnia magna straus. Ecotoxicology 19 (5): 901-910

Korhan Özkan, Erik Jeppesen, Liselotte S. Johansson & Meryem Beklioglu . The response of periphyton and submerged macrophytes to nitrogen and phosphorus loadings in shallow warm lakes: a mesocosm experiment.2010  Freshwater Biology 55, 463–475

S. Banu Akkaş, Ayse O. Kepenek, Meryem Beklioglu, and Feride Severcan Molecular approach to the chemical characterization of fish-exuded kairomone: A Fourier transform infrared spectroscopic study. 2010. Aquatic Sciences.72: 71-83


2009
 
Özge Karabulut Doğan, Zuhal Akyürek & Meryem Beklioglu. 2009. Identification adn mapping of submerged plants in a shallow lake, Turkey using Quickbird satellite data. Journal of Environmental Management : 90: 2138-2143


Erik Jeppesen, Brian Kronvang, Mariana Meerhoff, Martin SøndergaardKristina M. Hansen, Hans E. Andersen, Torben L. Lauridsen ,Meryem Beklioglu, Arda Ozen & Jørgen E. Olesen. 2009. Climate change effects on runoff, phosphorus loading and lake ecological state, and potential adaptations. Journal of Environmental Quality38: 1930-1941

Moss, B., Hering, D., Green, A.J., Aidoud, A., Becares, E., Beklioglu, M., Bennion, H., Boix, D., Brucet, S., Carvalho, L., Clement, B., Davidson, T., Declerck, S., Dobson, M., van Donk, E., Dudley, B., Feuchtmayr, H., Friberg, N., Grenouillet, G., Hillebrand, H., Hobaek, A., Irvine, K., Jeppesen, E., Johnson, R., Jones, I., Kernan, M., Lauridsen, T.L., Manca, M., Meerhoff, M., Olafsson, J., Ormerod, S., Papastergiadou, E., Penning, W.E., Ptacnik, R., Quintana, X., Sandin, L., Seferlis, M., Simpson, G., Triga, C., Verdonschot, P., Verschoor, A.M., Weyhenmeyer, G.A. 2009, 'Climate change and the future of freshwater biodiversity in Europe: a primer for policy-makers', Freshwater Reviewsvol. 2, pp. 103-130.


2008
 
Beklioglu, M. & C. O. Tan. 2008. Restoration of a shallow Mediterranean lake by biomanipulation complicated by droughtArchive für Hydrobiologie/ Fundamentals of Applied Limnology: 171:105-118
Meryem Beklioglu, Ayse Gul Gozen, Feriha Yıldırım, Pelin Zorlu & Sertac Onde2008Impact of food concentration on diel vertical migration behaviour of Daphnia pulex under fish predation risk. Hydrobiologia 614:321-327.
 
 
2007
 
Meryem Beklioglu, Susana Romo, Ifigenia Kagalou, Xavier Quintana, Eloy Bécares. 2007. State of the art in the functioning of shallow Mediterranean Lakes: workshop conclusion. Hydrobiologia, 196: 317-326

Jeppesen, E., M. Søndergaard, T.L. Lauridsen, B. Kronvang, M. Beklioglu, E. Lammens, J. Köhler, A.-M. Ventelä, M. Tarvainen & I. Tátrai, 2007: Danish and other European experiences in managing shallow lakes. –Lake & Reservoir Management: 23:439-451

Korkusuz, E. A, Beklioglu, M. & Demirer G. N. 2007. Use of blast furnace granulated slag as a substrate in vertical flow reed beds: Field applications. Bioresource Technology. 98: 2089-2101


2006
 
Beklioglu, M. Telli, M. Gozen, A. 2006.Fish And Mucus-Dwelling Bacteria Interact To Produce A Kairomone That Induces Diel Vertical Migration In Daphnia. Freshwater Biology 51: 2200-2206

Beklioglu, M. Altınayar, G. Tan C.T. 2006. Water level control over submerged macrophyte development in five Mediterranean Turkey. Archive für Hydrobiologie, 166 (4): 535-556.

Akhmat, M. U., Beklioglu M., Ergenc T. & Tkachenco, V. I. 2006. An impulsive ratio-dependent predator-prey system with diffusion. Nonlinear Analysis Series B: Real World Applications

Can Tan & M. Beklioglu. 2006. Modeling complex nonlinear responses of shallow lakes to fish  and hydrology using artificail neural networks. Ecological Modelling, 196.183-194.

Can Ozan Tan, Uygar Özesmi, Meryem Beklioglu, Esra Per, Bahtiyar Kurt. 2006. Predictive models in ecology: comparision of performances and assessment of applicability. Ecological Informatics, 1: 195-21


Beklioglu, M., Cetin, A., Zorlu, P. Ay-Zog, D. 2006. Role of Planktonic Bacteria in Biodegradation of Fish-exuded Kairomone in Laboratory bioassays of Diel Vertical Migration. Archive für Hydrobiologie 165: 89-104.

 

2005
 
Håkan Sandsten, Beklioglu, M and Ince, Ö. 2005. Effects of waterfowl, large fish and periphyton on the spring growth of Potamogeton pectinatus in Lake Mogan, Turkey. Hydrobiologia. 537 (1-3): 125-135

Muluk, Ç. & Beklioglu, M. 2005  Absence of a typical diel vertical migration: varying role of water clarity, food, and dissolved oxygen in Lake Eymir, Turkey. Hydrobiologia 537 (1-3): 139-149

Brian Moss, T. Barker, D. Stephen, A. Williams, D. Balayla,  M. Beklioglu & L. Carvalho. 2005 Consequences of reduced nutrient loading on a lake system in a lowland catchment: deviations from the norm? Freshwater Biology. 50:1687-170


Korkusuz, E.A., Beklioğlu, M., Demirer, G.N. 2005.Comparison of the treatment performances of blast furnace salg-based and gravel-based vertical flow wetlands operated identically for domestic wastewater treatment in Turkey. Ecological Engineering, 24 (3):165-198.

Can Tan & M. Beklioglu. 2005. Catastrophic-like shifts in two Turkish lakes: a modeling approachEcological Modelling, 183: 425-434.
 

2003
 
Coops, H. M., Beklioglu and T. L. Crisman. 2003. The role of water-level fluctuations in shallow lake ecosystems – workshop conclusions. Hydrobiologia. 506(1):23-27.


Jingjie Zhang , Sven Erik Jørgensen, Can Ozan Tan & Meryem Beklioglu2003 A Structurally Dynamic Modelling Lake Mogan, Turkey as a case study. Ecological Modelling. 164:2-3 103-120.

Jingjie Zhang , Sven Erik Jørgensen, Meryem Beklioglu, Ozlem Ince. 2003 Hysteresis in vegetation shift––Lake Mogan prognoses. Ecological Modelling. 164: 2-3, 227-238.

Beklioglu, M., İnce, Ö. & Tüzün, İ. 2003. Restoration of Eutrophic Lake Eymir, Turkey, by Biomanipulation Undertaken Following a Major External Nutrient Control I: Hydrobiologia 489: 93-105.
 

1999
 
Beklioglu, M., L. Carvalho & B. Moss. 1999 Rapid recovery of a shallow hypertrophic lake following sewage effluent diversion: lack of chemical resilience. Hydrobiologia 412:5-15

Beklioglu, M. & Jeppesen, E. 1999. Behavioural response of plant-associated Eurycercus lamellatus (Ö.F Müller) to different food sources and to fish cues. Aquatic Ecology 33:167-173.

 
1998

Beklioglu, M. & Moss, B. 1998. The effects of tench (Tinca tinca (L.)) and sticklebacks  (Gasterosteus aculeatus L.) on planktonic and benthic communities in mesocosms in a shallow lakeAquatic Ecology. 32:229-240


1997

Moss, B., M. Beklioglu, L. Carvalho, S. Kilinc, S. McGowan & D. Stephen. 1997. Vertically challenged limnology; contrasts between deep and shallow lakes. Hydrobiologia 342/343 257-267.


1996

Beklioglu, M., & B. Moss. 1996. Mesocosm experiments on the interaction of sediment influence, fish predation and aquatic plants on the structure of phytoplankton and zooplankton communities. Freshwater Biology. 36:315-325.

Beklioglu, M. & B. Moss. 1996. Existence of a macrophyte-dominated clear water state over a very wide range of nutrient concentrations in a small shallow lake. Hydrobiologia.337:1-14


1995

Carvalho, L., Beklioglu, M. & Moss, B. 1995. Changes in a deep lake following sewage diversion: a challenge to the orthodoxy of external phosphorus control as a restoration strategy. Freshwater Biology. 34:399-410.


Beklioglu, M. & Moss, B. 1995. The impact of pH on interactions among phytoplankton algae, zooplankton and perch (Perca fluviatilis) in a shallow, fertile lake. Freshwater Biology. 33:497-509.