National Institute of Oceanography,

Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research (IOLR),

Haifa, 31080, Israel.

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Rilov G, Peleg O, Yeruham E, Garval T, Vichik A, Raveh O (2017). Alien turf: overfishing, overgrazing and invader domination on southeastern Levant reef ecosystems. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.2862.


Stelzenmüller, V., M. Coll, A. D. Mazaris, S. Giakoumi, S. Katsanevakis, M. E. Portman, R. Degen, P. Mackelworth, A. Gimpel, P. G. Albano, V. Almpanidou, J. Claudet, F. Essl, T. Evagelopoulos, J. J. Heymans, T. Genov, S. Kark, F. Micheli, M. G. Pennino, G. Rilov, B. Rumes, J. Steenbeek, and H. Ojaveer. 2017. A risk-based approach to cumulative effect assessments for marine management. Science of the Total Environment 612:1132-1140.


Levy Y, Keren T, Leader N, Weil G, Tchernov D, Rilov G (2017). Spatiotemporal hotspots of habitat use by loggerhead (Caretta caretta) and green (Chelonia mydas) sea turtles in the Levant basin as tools for conservation. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 575: 165-179. 

Barash A, Pickholtz R, Pickholtz E, Blaustein L, Rilov G. (2018). Shark aggregations near power plants: an emerging phenomenon.  Marine Ecology Progress Series. 590: 145–154.


Guy-Haim T, Lyons DA, Kotta J, Ojaveer H, Queirós AM, Chatzinikolaou E, Arvanitidis C, Como S, Magni P, Blight AJ, Orav-Kotta H, Somerfield PJ, P Crowe TP, Rilov G (2018). Effects of invasive ecosystem engineers on marine biodiversity and ecosystem functions – a global review and meta-analysis. Global Change Biology. DOI: 10.1111/gcb.14007

Zamir R, Alpert P, Rilov G (2018). Increase in weather patterns generating extreme desiccation events: implications to Mediterranean rocky shore ecosystems. Estuaries and Coasts. DOI: 10.1007/s12237-018-0408-5.