Lamb JB, Willis BL, Couch CS, Howard R, Rader DN, True JD, Kelly LA, Ahmad A, Jompa J, and CD Harvell (2018). Plastic waste associated with disease on coral reefs. Science 359, 460-462. PDF
Lamb JB, van de Water JAJM, Bourne DG, Altier C, Hein MA, Fiorenza EA, Abu N, Jompa J and CD Harvell (2017). Seagrass ecosystems reduce exposure to bacterial pathogens of humans, fishes and invertebrates. Science 355, 731-733. Cover Article. PDF
Page CA, Field SN, Pollock FJ, Lamb JB, Shedrawi G, and SK Wilson (2017). Assessing coral health and disease from digital photographs and in situ surveys. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 189 (18). PDF
Lamb JB, Wenger AS, Devlin MJ, and BL Willis (2016). Protected areas as tools for alleviating impacts of marine disease. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society: B 371 (1689), 20150210. PDF
Kelly LA, Heintz T, Lamb JB, Ainsworth TD, and BL Willis (2016). Ecological and histopathological characterization of novel plaque-like growth anomalies affecting a reef-building coral on the Great Barrier Reef. Frontiers in Marine Science 3 (150), DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2016.00151. PDF
van de Water JAJM, Lamb JB, van Oppen MJH, Heron SF, and BL Willis (2016). Measures of innate immunity for three major reef-building coral families are linked with local climatic conditions. Ecosphere 7 (11), e01505. PDF
Maynard JA, van Hooidonk RJ, Eakin CM, Puotinen ML, Garren M, Williams GJ, Heron SF, Lamb JB, Weil E, Willis BL, and CD Harvell (2015). Climate projections of conditions that increase coral disease susceptibility and pathogen virulence. Nature Climate Change 5 (7), 688-694. PDF
Lamb JB*, van de Water JAJM*, van Oppen MJH, Willis BL, and DG Bourne (2015). Immune responses of corals to injury, disease and stressors associated with offshore reef-based tourist platforms. Conservation Physiology 3 (1), cov032. PDF
Hein MY, Lamb JB, Scott C and BL Willis (2015). Assessing baseline levels of coral health in a newly established marine protected area in a global scuba diving hotspot. Marine Environmental Research 103: 56-65. PDF
Lamb JB, True JD, Piromvaragorn S, and BL Willis (2014). Scuba diving damage and intensity of tourist activities increases coral disease prevalence. Biological Conservation 178: 88-96. PDF
Pollock FJ, Lamb JB, Field SN, Shedrawi G, Bourne DG, and BL Willis (2014). Dredging increases coral disease prevalence on nearby reefs. PLoS One DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102498. PDF
Lamb JB and BL Willis (2011). Using coral disease prevalence to assess the effect of concentrating tourism activities on offshore reefs in a tropical marine park. Conservation Biology 25(5): 1044–1052. PDF
Maynard JA, Anthony KRN, Burgman MA, Harvell CD, Beeden R, Heron SF, Lamb JB, and BL Willis (2011). Predicting outbreaks of a climate-driven coral disease on the Great Barrier Reef. Coral Reefs 30(2): 485-495. PDF
Darling E et al. (in review). Strategic conservation and management of coral reefs in the Anthropocene. Nature Ecology and Evolution.
Sweet M, Stelfox M and JB Lamb (in review). An overview of plastic pollution in reef ecosystems. Frontiers in Marine Science. Manuscript ID 429846.
Pollock FJ*, Lamb JB*, van de Water JAJM, Smith HA, Schaffelke B, Willis BL, and D Bourne. (in review). Reduced diversity and stability of coral-associated bacterial communities and suppressed immune function precedes disease onset in corals. Microbial Ecology.
Marine Disease Ecology, Oxford University Press (2019).
Harvell CD and JB Lamb, Disease outbreaks threaten marine biodiversity.
Raymundo L, Burge CA, and JB Lamb. The role of disease ecology in conservation and management.
UNEP - United Nations Environmental Programme
Sweet M, Stelfox M, and JB Lamb (2018) Plastics on coral reefs - Science to policy brief. Grimsditch G, Tamelander J, Savelli-Soderberg H, and Hamilton J (UNEP Reviewers).
50 Reefs Initiative - Wildlife Conservation Society
Wenger A, Ahmadia G, Alvarez-Romero J, Barnes M, Blythe J, Brodie J, Fox H, Gill D, Auil Gomez N, Gurney G, Holmes K, Jupiter S, Lamb JB, Mangubhai S, Matthews E, Matthews K, Pressey W, Teneva L, Tewfik A, Wells S, and Darling E. (2017). Coral reef conservation solutionscape: Implementing 50 Reefs. PDF Web
Lamb JB (2018). Eleven billion pieces of plastic bring disease threat to coral reefs (English and Indonesian). The Conversation.
Lamb JB, Williamson DH, Russ GR, and BL Willis (2015). Protected areas moderate diseases of reef-building corals. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 96 (4), 647-650.