Kelly Young

Image Young, Kelly
Aquatic Science Biologist

Research in zooplankton sample collection and taxonomic analysis

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Current research and/or projects

Research in zooplankton sample collection and taxonomic analysis

Education and awards

Master of Science (UVic)

Key publications

Journal Publications

B.P.V. Hunt, R. J. Nelson, B. Williams, F.A. McLaughlin, K.V. Young, K.A. Brown, S. Vagle, E. C. Carmack. 2014. Zooplankton community structure and dynamics in the Arctic Canada Basin during a period of intense environmental change (2004-2009). Journal of Geophysical Research; 119(4). DOI:10.1002/2013JC009156

Mackas, D., M. Galbraith, D. Faust, D. Masson, K. Young, W. Shaw, S. Romaine, M. Trudel, J. Dower, R. Campbell, A. Sastri, E.A. Bornhold Pechter, E. Pakhomov, R. El-Sabaawi. (2013) Zooplankton time series from the Strait of Georgia: Results from year-round sampling at deep water locations, 1990–2010. Progress In Oceanography; 115:129-159. DOI:10.1016/j.pocean.2013.05.019

Sastri, A.R., R. John Nelson, D.E. Varela, K.V. Young, I. Wrohan, W. J. Williams. 2012. Variation of chitobiase-based estimates of crustacean zooplankton production rates in high latitude waters. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology; s 414–415:54–61. DOI:10.1016/j.jembe.2012.01.012

Young, K.V, P. Pepin and J.F. Dower. 2010. Interannual variability in feeding rate and niche breadth of radiated shanny (Ulvaria subbifurcata) larvae from coastal Newfoundland. Journal of Plankton Research; 32(6-6):815-827. DOI:10.1093/plankt/fbq007

Young, K.V, J. F. Dower, P. Pepin. 2009. A hierarchical analysis of the spatial distribution of larval fish prey. Journal of Plankton Research; 31(6-6):687-700. DOI:10.1093/plankt/fbp017

Book Chapter

John Nelson, Carin J. Ashjian, Bodil A. Bluhm, Kathleen E. Conlan, Rolf R.  Gradinger, Jacqueline M.  Grebmeier, Victoria J.  Hill, Russell R.  Hopcroft, Brian P. V.  Hunt, Hyoung M.  Joo, David L.  Kirchman, Ksenia N.  Kosobokova, Sang H.  Lee, William K. W.  Li, Connie  Lovejoy, Michel  Poulin, Evelyn  Sherr, Kelly V  Young. 2014. Biodiversity and Biogeography of the Lower Trophic Taxa of the Pacific Arctic Region: Sensitivities to Climate Change. The Pacific Arctic Region: Ecosystem Status and Trends in a Rapidly Changing Environment, Edited by Jacqueline M. Grebmeier, Wieslaw Maslowski: pages 269-336; Springer Netherlands., ISBN: 978-94-017-8863-2