** indicates undergraduate coauthor

Figueroa-Muñoz, G., Olivos, J.A., Arismendi, I., Fabiano, G., Laporta, M., Silveira, S., González-Bergonzoni, I., Pavez, G., Ernst, B., Ciancio, J.E., Harrod, C., Di Prinzio, C.Y., Chalde, T., Murphy, C.A., Gomez-Uchida, D. 2023. Contemporary distribution of non-native Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in South America.

Murphy, C.A., Pollock, A.M., Johnson, S.L., Arismendi, I. 2023. Linked foraging and bioenergetics modeling may inform fish parasite infection dynamics. Environmental Biology of Fishes.

Gerth, W.J., Murphy, C.A., and Arismendi, I. 2023. Caddisfly dives for oviposition: Record-shattering depths and poor life choices in a dammed river system. Freshwater Science. 

Murphy, C.A., Pollock, A.M.M., Strecker, A., Johnson, S.L. 2023. Minimal diel vertical migration and consistent zooplankton capturability in low productivity reservoirs, Oregon. Journal of Plankton Research

Murphy C.A., Gerth W., Neal T. and Arismendi I. 2022. A low-cost rigid plankton light trap design with specific wavelength LEDs and modifications for shallow and deep deployment. Neobiota.

Gerth, W., Li, J.L., Van Driesche, R., Sobota, J., Murphy, C.A., Ganio, L. and Skaugset, A., 2022. Local and sub-basin effects of timber harvests on stream macroinvertebrates in Hinkle Creek watershed. Forest Ecology and Management, 505, p.119923. DOI:10.1016/j.foreco.2021.119923

Hamilton, S.K., Murphy, C.A., Johnson, S.L. and Pollock, A., 2021. Water quality ramifications of temporary drawdown of Oregon reservoirs to facilitate juvenile Chinook salmon passage. Lake and Reservoir Management, pp.1-15. DOI:10.1080/10402381.2021.2017082

Murphy C.A., Romer J.D., Arismendi I., Emig R., Monzyk F., Stertz K. and Johnson S.L. 2021. Damming Chinook Salmon fry: Evidence for predation by non-native warmwater fishes in in reservoirs. Ecosphere 12(9):03757. DOI: 10.1002/ecs2.3757

Murphy, C.A., Johnson, S.L., Gerth, W., Pierce, T. and Taylor, G., 2021. Unintended consequences of selective water withdrawals from reservoirs alter downstream macroinvertebrate communities. Water Resources Research, 57(6), p.e2020WR029169. DOI:10.1029/2020WR029169

Dunham J., Arismendi I., Murphy C.A, Koeberle A., Olivos J.A., Pearson J., Pickens F., Roon D.A. and Stevenson J. 2020. What to do when invaders are out of control? WIRES Water. DOI:10.1002/wat2.1476

Murphy C.A., Gerth W., Arismendi I. 2020. Hatching and survival of the salmon gill maggot Salmincola californiensis (Copepoda: Lernaeopodidae) reveals extreme thermal dependence and undocumented naupliar stage. Parasitology. DOI: 10.1017/S0031182020001109

Murphy C.A., Gerth W., Pauk K.**, Konstantinidis P. and Arismendi I. 2020. Hiding in plain sight: Historical fish collections aid contemporary parasite research. Fisheries. DOI: 10.1002/fsh.10411

Murphy C.A., Lee C.S, Johnson B.**, Arismendi I. and Johnson S.L. 2020. GrowChinook: A Linked Foraging and Bioenergetics Model for Juvenile Chinook Salmon Rearing in Lakes and Reservoirs. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. DOI:10.1139/cjfas-2018-0420

Murphy C.A., Evans A., Coffin B., Arismendi I. and Johnson S.L. 2019. Resilience of zooplankton communities in temperate reservoirs with extreme water level fluctuations. Inland Waters. DOI:10.1080/20442041.2019.1657349

Murphy C.A., Taylor G., Piece T., Arismendi I. and Johnson S.L. 2019. Evaluating short-term reservoir draining for juvenile salmon passage and non-native fish removal. Ecohydrology DOI:10.1002/eco.2096 [pdf]

Patrick., C.J., McGarvey, D.J., Larson, J.H, Cross, W.F., Allen, D.C., Benke A.C., Brey T., Huryn A.D., Jones J., Murphy C.A., Ruffing C., Saffarinia P., Whiles M.R., Wallace J.B. and Woodward G. 2019. Precipitation and temperature drive continental patterns in stream invertebrate production. Science Advances 5(4): eaav2348 DOI:10.1126/sciadv.aav2348 [pdf]

Murphy, C.A.Arismendi, I., Taylor, G.A., and Johnson, S.L. 2019. Evidence for lasting alterations to aquatic food webs with short-duration reservoir draining. PLOS ONE 14(2):e0211870. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0211870 [pdf]

Bae, M.-J., Murphy C.A. , and García-Berthou E. 2018. Temperature and hydrologic alteration predict the spread of invasive Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides). Science of The Total Environment 639:58–66. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.001

Whitmore M.**, Murphy C.A., Johnson B. Arismendi I. and Johnson S.L. 2017. Littoral benthic macroinvertebrate response to water-level fluctuations in three reservoirs of the Willamette River Basin, Oregon. River Research and Applications 33(7):1052–1059. DOI: 10.1002/rra.3150

Murphy C.A., Grenouillet G. and García-Berthou E. 2015. Natural abiotic factors more than anthropogenic perturbation shape the invasion of Eastern Mosquitofish (Gambusia holbrooki). Freshwater Science 34/4: 965-974. DOI: 10.1086/681948        

Murphy C.A., Casals F., Solà C., Caiola N., de Sostoa A. and García-Berthou E. 2013. Efficacy of population size structure as a bioassessment tool in freshwaters. Ecological Indicators 34: 571-579. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2013.06.007                                                           

Other publications - selected 
+ indicates co-lead manuscript

Murphy, C.A. and Arismendi I. Cruising faster than Usain Bolt. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. April 01, 2023. ECOPIC, https:/ 

Kirkland, J., Johnson, S. and Murphy, C.A., 2021. Pulling the plug: Annually draining a reservoir to help salmon. Science Findings 244. Portland, OR: US Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station. 6 p., 244, pp.1-6. [pdf]

Zatkos L.+, Murphy, C.A.+, Pollock A., Penaluna B.E., Olivos J.A., Mowlds E., Moffitt C., Manning M., Linkem C., Holst L., Cárdenas B., and Arismendi I. (in press; August issue) AFS Roots: Dr. Emmeline Moore, All Things to All Fishes. Fisheries.

 Murphy C.A.+, Zatkos L.+, Antonelli K., Cárdenas B., Linkem C., Manning M., Olivos J.A., Pollock A., Penaluna B.E., and Arismendi I. (in press; June issue) AFS Roots: Mothers of Fishes. Fisheries.

Johnson S., Arismendi I. and Murphy C.A. 2017. Lentic to Lotic: Annual Report 2016. US Army Corps of Engineers and Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation working group.

Murphy C.A. 2017. Postcards from the Field. EOS 98/6: 48.

Johnson S., Arismendi I. and Murphy C.A. 2016. Lentic to Lotic: Annual Report 2015. US Army Corps of Engineers and Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation working group.

Johnson S., Arismendi I. and Murphy C.A. 2015. Lentic to Lotic: Annual Report 2014. US Army Corps of Engineers and Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation working group.        

Johnson S., Arismendi I. and Murphy C.A. 2014. Lentic to Lotic: Annual Report 2013. US Army Corps of Engineers and Research, Monitoring, and Evaluation working group.        

Murphy C.A. 2011. Average size increases with anthropogenic perturbation in a stream fish: a paradox of size structure? Universitat de Girona, Masters thesis. Advisor: Emili Garcia-Berthou                               

Murphy C.A. 2011. Salvelinus fontinalis. Invasiber information page @

Note: Invasiber provides the public with information on introduced species, text in Spanish
Available online:

Barrera S. Bartolí R. Murphy C.A., Prats S. and Soy E. 2011. Els ulls que ens observen des de la Devesa (The eyes that watch us from Devesa). El Punt. May 18, 2011.

Note: Article discussing diversity and conservation in a city park (Devesa), text in Catalan

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