In Prep Work: 

Officer, S., Siedlecki, S.A., Kaplan, I.C., Hermann, A.J., Bond, N.A., Fisher, J., Morgan, C., Bednarsek, N., Norton, E., Alin, S.A.,Feely, R.A. (in prep) Simulating Dungeness Crab Megalopae Distribution in Washington and Oregon waters.

Siedlecki, S.A., MacCready, P.M., McCabe, R., Feely, R.A., Alin, S.A., & Hales, B. (in prep) Inorganic carbon dynamics during the warm anomalies of 2014-2016 in Pacific Northwest waters: biogeochemical memory.


Submitted Work:

Peer-Reviewed Work:

Pilcher, D.J., Siedlecki, S.A., Hermann, A.J., Coyle, K.O., Mathis, J.T., W. Evans (accepted) Simulated impact of high alkalinity glacial runoff on CO2 uptake in the Coastal Gulf of Alaska, Geophysical Research Letters

Siedlecki, S. A.Pilcher, D. J.Hermann, A. J.Coyle, K., & Mathis, J. (2017). The importance of freshwater to spatial variability of aragonite saturation state in the Gulf of AlaskaJournal of Geophysical Research: Oceans122

Bednaršek, N., R.A. Feely, N. Tolimieri, A.J. Hermann, S.A. Siedlecki, H.O. Pörtner, G.G. Waldbusser, P. McElhany, S.R. Alin, and J. Menkel (2017): Exposure history determines pteropod vulnerability to ocean acidification along the US West Coast. Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 4526,  doi:10.1038/s41598-017-03934-z

Carter, B.R., Feely, R.A., Mecking, S., Cross, J. N., Macdonald, A.M., Siedlecki, S.A. Talley, L., Sabine, C. L., Millero, R., Swift, J.H. , and Dickson, A. G.,  (2017) TTwo Decades of Pacific Anthropogenic Carbon Storage and Ocean Acidification Along GO-SHIP Sections P16 and P02, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 31, doi:10.1002/2016GB005485.

Tommasi, D., Stock, C., Hobday, A., Methot, R., Kaplan, I., Eveson, P., Holsman, K., Miller, T.,  Gaichas, S.,  Gehlen, M.,  Pershing, A., Vecchi, G.,  Msadek, R., Delworth, T., Eakin, M., Haltuch, M., Sefarian, R., Spillman, C., Hartog, J., Siedlecki, S.,Samhouri, J., Muhling, B., Asch, R., Pinsky, M.,  Saba, V., Kapnick, S., Gaitan, C.,  Rykaczewski, R., Alexander, M., Xue, Y., Pegion, K.,  Lynch, P.,  Payne, M., Kristiansen, T., Lehodey, P., and C. Werner. Managing living marine resources in a dynamic environment: The role of seasonal to decadal climate forecasts, Progress in Oceanography, Volume 152, March 2017, Pages 15-49, ISSN 0079-6611,

S. McClatchie, A. R. Thompson, S. R. Alin, S. J. Bograd, S.A. Siedlecki, W. Watson, (2016) The influence of Pacific Equatorial Water on fish diversity in the southern California Current System, JGR-Oceans, doi:10.1002/2016JC011672

Siedlecki, S.A., Kaplan, I.C., Hermann, A., Nguyen, T., Bond, N., Williams, G., Newton, J., Peterson, W. T., Alin, S., and R.A. Feely (2016) Experiments with Seasonal Forecasts of ocean conditions for the Northern region of the California Current upwelling system, Nature: Scientific Reports 6, doi:10.1038/srep27203

Harrison, C.S., Hales, B., Siedlecki, S.A., and Samelson, R.M., Potential and timescales for oxygen depletion in coastal upwelling systems: Idealized model analysis (2016) JGR-Oceans 121, doi:10.1002/2015JC011328.

Kaplan, I, Williams, G, Bond, N, Hermann, A, and Siedlecki, SA (2016) Cloudy with a chance of sardines:  forecasting sardine distributions using regional climate models, Fisheries Oceanography 25:1, 15-27. doi: 10.1111/fog.12131

Siedlecki, S.A., Banas, N., Davis, K.A., Giddings, S., Hickey, B.M., MacCready, P., Connolly, T., and S. Geier, Seasonal and interannual oxygen variability on the Washington and Oregon continental shelves, (2015), J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010254

Davis, K. A., N. S. Banas, S. N. Giddings, S. A. Siedlecki, P. MacCready, E. J. Lessard, R. M. Kudela, and B. M. Hickey (2014), Estuary-enhanced upwelling of marine nutrients fuels coastal productivity in the U.S. Pacific Northwest, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, 8778–8799, doi:10.1002/2014JC010248.

Giddings, SN, MacCready, P, Hickey, BM, Banas, NS, Davis, KA, Siedlecki, SA, Trainer, VL, Kudela, RM, Pelland, NA, and Connolly, TP. (2014) Hindcasts of harmful algal bloom transport on the Pacific Northwest coast, JGR-oceans, 119(4), 2439-2461. doi: 10.1002/2013/JC009622.

Siedlecki, SA, Mahadevan, A, and Archer, DE (2012) The Coastal Ocean as a Supplier of Global Iron: Mechanisms for Iron Export in an Upwelling Regime, Geophysical Research Letters 39, DOI:10.1029/2011GL050366

Siedlecki SA, Archer, DE, and Mahadevan, A (2011) Mechanisms for nutrient exchange and ventilation in the coastal ocean: an idealized model for the East Coast of the US, Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans 116

Loubere P, Siedlecki SA, and Bradtmiller LI (2007) Organic carbon and carbonate fluxes: Links to climate change DEEP-SEA RESEARCH PART II-TOPICAL STUDIES IN OCEANOGRAPHY 54 (5-7): 437-446

Brunner, C.A., Andres, M., Holbourn, A.E., Siedlecki, S., Brooks, G.R., Molina Garza, R.S, Fuller, M.D., Ladner, B.C., Hine, A.C., and Li, Q., 2002. Quaternary planktonic foraminiferal biostratigraphy, ODP Leg 182 sites. In Hine, A.C., Feary, D.A., and Malone, M.J. (Eds.), Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 182 [Online]. Available from World Wide Web: <>.


Benway, H., Alin, S., Boyer, E., Cai, W.-J., Coble, P., Cross, J., Friedrichs, M., Goñi, M., Griffith, P., Herrmann, M., Lohrenz, S., Mathis, J., McKinley, G., Najjar, R., Pilskaln, C., Siedlecki, S., Smith, R., 2016. A Science Plan for Carbon Cycle Research in North American Coastal Waters. Report of the Coastal CARbon Synthesis (CCARS) community workshop, August 19-21, 2014, Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry Program and North American Carbon Program, 84 pp., DOI 10.1575/1912/7777.

Alin, S.R., S. Siedlecki, B. Hales, J. Mathis, W. Evans, M. Stukel, G. Gaxiola-Castro, J.M. Hernandez-Ayon, L. Juranek, M. Goñi, G. Turi, J. Needoba, E. Mayorga, Z. Lachkar, N. Gruber, J. Hartmann, N. Moosdorf, R. Feely, and F. Chavez (2012): Coastal carbon synthesis for the continental shelf of the North American Pacific Coast (NAPC): Preliminary results. OCB (Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry) 

Ph.D. Dissertation: The Role of the Bottom Boundary Layer in Biogeochemical Cycles of the Coastal Ocean.Dissertation:

Advisor: Professor David Archer.