Section Editor rating: 7 / 10James Reimer –– Interesting analyses on what drives fish species richness in the Amazon region.
Section Editor rating: 8 / 10James Reimer –– As the AE mentions, this study is of importance for showing a previously unknown pathway of antibiotic resistance transmission.
Editor rating: 6 / 10Robert Toonen –– As outlined by the referees, this study provides an example of life history differences among important, but data poor, fishery species in an interesting biological context.
Editor rating: 7 / 10James Reimer –– A new and unique approach to examining the formation of chimeras and their role in marine invasions.
Section Editor rating: 6 / 10James Reimer –– An interesting study examining the relationship between whale shark aggregations and the bathymetry of the location.
Section Editor rating: 6 / 10James Reimer –– This is somewhat out of my field, and I will follow the AE's assessment on this matter.
Section Editor rating: 7 / 10James Reimer –– A paper with potential to help the salmon aquaculture industry.
Section Editor rating: 6 / 10Robert Toonen –– I agree with the referee that this paper highlights a potential bias to the many programs conducting underwater surveys of reef fishes.
Section Editor rating: 7 / 10James Reimer –– A nice study examining how fishing affects fish of different chronotypes - important information for a wide range of fisheries-related scientists and managers!
Section Editor rating: 8 / 10James Reimer –– Just as the reviewers and AE stated, loss of sea cucumbers is a global problem - and this study shows just how important these ecosystem engineers can be in ecosystem function.
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