CERF-Lit is the web-based Coastal and Estuarine Science Reference Series. The site provides reference lists of summary papers, classic papers, and recent contributions prepared by experts to help direct students, teachers and new researchers to the quintessential literature on important estuarine and coastal ocean science topics.

CERF-Lit are listed in the following categories:


New CERF-Lit (as of March 2010):


For additional topics in marine biology and ecology visit the MBREF website at: http://life.bio.sunysb.edu/marinebio/mbref.html

Send your comments and ideas to: Dr. Linda Schaffner, Associate Professor, School of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, Virginia, 23062, USA; linda@vims.edu.