A survey is being done in 2015, at a European scale, to gather recent (5 yrs) articles which were depending on the use of scientific diving (collection, observation, experimentation), published in journals of high IF (at least 5).

Krasnobaev, A., ten Dam, G., Boerrigter-Eenling, R., Peng, F., van Leeuwen, S.P.J., Morley, S.A., Peck, L.S. & van den Brink, N.W. (2020) Legacy and Emerging Persistent Organic Pollutants in Antarctic Benthic Invertebrates near Rothera Point, Western Antarctic Peninsula. Environmental Science & Technology. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b06622
Temmink, R.J.M., Christianen, M.J.A., Fivash, G.S., Angelini, C., Boström, C., Didderen, K., Engel, S.M., Esteban, N., Gaeckle, J.L., Gagnon, K., Govers, L.L., Infantes, E., van Katwijk, M.M., Kipson, S., Lamers, L.P.M., Lengkeek, W., Silliman, B.R., van Tussenbroek, B.I., Unsworth, R.K.F., Yaakub, S.M., Bouma, T.J. & van der Heide, T. (2020) Mimicry of emergent traits amplifies coastal restoration success. Nature Communications 11. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-17438-4
Wolfe, K. & Mumby, P.J. (2020) RUbble Biodiversity Samplers: 3D‐printed coral models to standardize biodiversity censuses A. Ellison (Ed). Methods in Ecology and Evolution 11, 1395–1400. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.13462
Malik, A., Einbinder, S., Martinez, S., Tchernov, D., Haviv, S., Almuly, R., Zaslansky, P., Polishchuk, I., Pokroy, B., Stolarski, J. & Mass, T. (2020) Molecular and skeletal fingerprints of scleractinian coral biomineralization: From the sea surface to mesophotic depths. Acta Biomaterialia. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2020.01.010
Webb, A.L., Hughes, K.A., Grand, M.M., Lohan, M.C. & Peck, L.S. (2020) Sources of elevated heavy metal concentrations in sediments and benthic marine invertebrates of the western Antarctic Peninsula. Science of The Total Environment 698, 134268. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134268
Leppänen, J.J., Leinikki, J. & Väisänen, A. (2020) NiSO4 spill inflicts varying mortality between four freshwater mussel species (including protected Unio crassus Philipsson, 1788) in a western Finnish river. Environmental Pollution 256, 113402. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113402
Spicer, J.I. & Morley, S.A. (2019) Will giant polar amphipods be first to fare badly in an oxygen-poor ocean? Testing hypotheses linking oxygen to body size. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 374, 20190034. https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2019.0034
Cross, E.L., Harper, E.M. & Peck, L.S. (2019) Thicker Shells Compensate Extensive Dissolution in Brachiopods under Future Ocean Acidification. Environmental Science & Technology 53, 5016–5026. https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b00714
de los Santos, C.B., Krause-Jensen, D., Alcoverro, T., Marbà, N., Duarte, C.M., van Katwijk, M.M., Pérez, M., Romero, J., Sánchez-Lizaso, J.L., Roca, G., Jankowska, E., Pérez-Lloréns, J.L., Fournier, J., Montefalcone, M., Pergent, G., Ruiz, J.M., Cabaço, S., Cook, K., Wilkes, R.J., Moy, F.E., Trayter, G.M.-R., Arañó, X.S., de Jong, D.J., Fernández-Torquemada, Y., Auby, I., Vergara, J.J. & Santos, R. (2019) Recent trend reversal for declining European seagrass meadows. Nature Communications 10. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11340-4
Bakker, D.M., van Duyl, F.C., Perry, C.T. & Meesters, E.H. (2019) Extreme spatial heterogeneity in carbonate accretion potential on a Caribbean fringing reef linked to local human disturbance gradients. Global Change Biology 25, 4092–4104. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14800
Clark, M.S., Villota Nieva, L., Hoffman, J.I., Davies, A.J., Trivedi, U.H., Turner, F., Ashton, G.V. & Peck, L.S. (2019) Lack of long-term acclimation in Antarctic encrusting species suggests vulnerability to warming. Nature Communications 10. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-019-11348-w
Morley, S.A., Peck, L.S., Sunday, J.M., Heiser, S. & Bates, A.E. (2019) Physiological acclimation and persistence of ectothermic species under extreme heat events A. Algar (Ed). Global Ecology and Biogeography 28, 1018–1037. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12911
Gustafsson, C. & Norkko, A. (2019) Quantifying the importance of functional traits for primary production in aquatic plant communities A. Austin (Ed). Journal of Ecology 107, 154–166. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13011
Pessarrodona, A., Foggo, A. & Smale, D.A. (2019) Can ecosystem functioning be maintained despite climate‐driven shifts in species composition? Insights from novel marine forests C. Nilsson (Ed). Journal of Ecology 107, 91–104. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.13053
Montefalcone, M., Morri, C. & Bianchi, C.N. (2018) Long-term change in bioconstruction potential of Maldivian coral reefs following extreme climate anomalies. Global Change Biology 24, 5629–5641. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14439
Brener-Raffalli, K., Clerissi, C., Vidal-Dupiol, J., Adjeroud, M., Bonhomme, F., Pratlong, M., Aurelle, D., Mitta, G. & Toulza, E. (2018) Thermal regime and host clade, rather than geography, drive Symbiodinium and bacterial assemblages in the scleractinian coral Pocillopora damicornis sensu lato. Microbiome 6. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40168-018-0423-6
Zwerschke, N., Rein, H., Harrod, C., Reddin, C., Emmerson, M.C., Roberts, D. & O’Connor, N.E. (2018) Competition between co‐occurring invasive and native consumers switches between habitats T. Higham (Ed). Functional Ecology 32, 2717–2729. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.13211
Pessarrodona, A., Moore, P.J., Sayer, M.D.J. & Smale, D.A. (2018) Carbon assimilation and transfer through kelp forests in the NE Atlantic is diminished under a warmer ocean climate. Global Change Biology 24, 4386–4398. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14303
Chenuil, A., Saucède, T., Hemery, L.G., Eléaume, M., Féral, J.-P., Améziane, N., David, B., Lecointre, G. & Havermans, C. (2018) Understanding processes at the origin of species flocks with a focus on the marine Antarctic fauna: Understanding the origins of species flocks. Biological Reviews 93, 481–504. https://doi.org/10.1111/brv.12354
Brown, N.E.M., Milazzo, M., Rastrick, S.P.S., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Therriault, T.W. & Harley, C.D.G. (2018) Natural acidification changes the timing and rate of succession, alters community structure, and increases homogeneity in marine biofouling communities. Global Change Biology 24, e112–e127. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13856
Burgos, E., Montefalcone, M., Ferrari, M., Paoli, C., Vassallo, P., Morri, C. & Bianchi, C.N. (2017) Ecosystem functions and economic wealth: Trajectories of change in seagrass meadows. Journal of Cleaner Production 168, 1108–1119. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.09.046
Cahill, A.E., De Jode, A., Dubois, S., Bouzaza, Z., Aurelle, D., Boissin, E., Chabrol, O., David, R., Egea, E., Ledoux, J.-B., Mérigot, B., Weber, A.A.-T. & Chenuil, A. (2017) A multispecies approach reveals hot spots and cold spots of diversity and connectivity in invertebrate species with contrasting dispersal modes. Molecular Ecology 26, 6563–6577. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14389
Robuchon, M., Valero, M., Thiébaut, E. & Le Gall, L. (2017) Multi-scale drivers of community diversity and composition across tidal heights: an example on temperate seaweed communities A. Randall Hughes (Ed). Journal of Ecology 105, 1791–1805. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12781
Ashton, G.V., Morley, S.A., Barnes, D.K.A., Clark, M.S. & Peck, L.S. (2017) Warming by 1°C Drives Species and Assemblage Level Responses in Antarctica’s Marine Shallows. Current Biology 27, 2698-2705.e3. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2017.07.048
Weber, A.A.-T., Abi-Rached, L., Galtier, N., Bernard, A., Montoya-Burgos, J.I. & Chenuil, A. (2017) Positive selection on sperm ion channels in a brooding brittle star: consequence of life-history traits evolution. Molecular Ecology 26, 3744–3759. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14024
Sunday, J.M., Fabricius, K.E., Kroeker, K.J., Anderson, K.M., Brown, N.E., Barry, J.P., Connell, S.D., Dupont, S., Gaylord, B., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Klinger, T., Milazzo, M., Munday, P.L., Russell, B.D., Sanford, E., Thiyagarajan, V., Vaughan, M.L.H., Widdicombe, S. & Harley, C.D.G. (2017) Ocean acidification can mediate biodiversity shifts by changing biogenic habitat. Nature Climate Change 7, 81–85. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate3161
Arivalagan, J., Yarra, T., Marie, B., Sleight, V.A., Duvernois-Berthet, E., Clark, M.S., Marie, A. & Berland, S. (2017) Insights from the Shell Proteome: Biomineralization to Adaptation. Molecular Biology and Evolution 34, 66–77. https://doi.org/10.1093/molbev/msw219
Clark, M.S., Sommer, U., Sihra, J.K., Thorne, M.A.S., Morley, S.A., King, M., Viant, M.R. & Peck, L.S. (2017) Biodiversity in marine invertebrate responses to acute warming revealed by a comparative multi-omics approach. Global Change Biology 23, 318–330. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13357
Smith, J.N., De’ath, G., Richter, C., Cornils, A., Hall-Spencer, J.M. & Fabricius, K.E. (2016) Ocean acidification reduces demersal zooplankton that reside in tropical coral reefs. Nature Climate Change 6, 1124–1129. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate3122
Harper, E.M. & Peck, L.S. (2016) Latitudinal and depth gradients in marine predation pressure: Gradients in marine predation pressure. Global Ecology and Biogeography 25, 670–678. https://doi.org/10.1111/geb.12444
Boissin, E., Micu, D., Janczyszyn-Le Goff, M., Neglia, V., Bat, L., Todorova, V., Panayotova, M., Kruschel, C., Macic, V., Milchakova, N., Keskin, Ç., Anastasopoulou, A., Nasto, I., Zane, L. & Planes, S. (2016) Contemporary genetic structure and postglacial demographic history of the black scorpionfish, Scorpaena porcus, in the Mediterranean and the Black Seas. Molecular Ecology 25, 2195–2209. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.13616
Barnes, D.K.A., Ireland, L., Hogg, O.T., Morley, S., Enderlein, P. & Sands, C.J. (2016) Why is the South Orkney Island shelf (the world’s first high seas marine protected area) a carbon immobilization hotspot? Global Change Biology 22, 1110–1120. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13157
Ferrario, F., Iveša, L., Jaklin, A., Perkol-Finkel, S. & Airoldi, L. (2016) The overlooked role of biotic factors in controlling the ecological performance of artificial marine habitats T. Siqueira (Ed). Journal of Applied Ecology 53, 16–24. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12533
Lavrov, D.V., Adamski, M., Chevaldonné, P. & Adamska, M. (2016) Extensive Mitochondrial mRNA Editing and Unusual Mitochondrial Genome Organization in Calcaronean Sponges. Current Biology 26, 86–92. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.11.043
Peck, L.S. (2016) A Cold Limit to Adaptation in the Sea. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 31, 13–26. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2015.09.014
Ruppé, L., Clément, G., Herrel, A., Ballesta, L., Décamps, T., Kéver, L. & Parmentier, E. (2015) Environmental constraints drive the partitioning of the soundscape in fishes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112, 6092–6097. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1424667112
Garilli, V., Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Scuderi, D., Brusca, L., Parrinello, D., Rastrick, S.P.S., Foggo, A., Twitchett, R.J., Hall-Spencer, J.M. & Milazzo, M. (2015) Physiological advantages of dwarfing in surviving extinctions in high-CO2 oceans. Nature Climate Change 5, 678–682. https://doi.org/10.1038/nclimate2616
Smith, O., Momber, G., Bates, R., Garwood, P., Fitch, S., Pallen, M., Gaffney, V. & Allaby, R.G. (2015) Sedimentary DNA from a submerged site reveals wheat in the British Isles 8000 years ago. Science 347, 998–1001. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.1261278
Weber, A.A.-T., Mérigot, B., Valière, S. & Chenuil, A. (2015) Influence of the larval phase on connectivity: strong differences in the genetic structure of brooders and broadcasters in the Ophioderma longicauda species complex. Molecular Ecology 24, 6080–6094. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.13456
Lucey, N.M., Lombardi, C., DeMarchi, L., Schulze, A., Gambi, M.C. & Calosi, P. (2015) To brood or not to brood: Are marine invertebrates that protect their offspring more resilient to ocean acidification? Scientific Reports 5. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep12009
Berge, J., Daase, M., Renaud, P.E., Ambrose, W.G., Darnis, G., Last, K.S., Leu, E., Cohen, J.H., Johnsen, G., Moline, M.A., Cottier, F., Varpe, Ø., Shunatova, N., Bałazy, P., Morata, N., Massabuau, J.-C., Falk-Petersen, S., Kosobokova, K., Hoppe, C.J.M., Węsławski, J.M., Kukliński, P., Legeżyńska, J., Nikishina, D., Cusa, M., Kędra, M., Włodarska-Kowalczuk, M., Vogedes, D., Camus, L., Tran, D., Michaud, E., Gabrielsen, T.M., Granovitch, A., Gonchar, A., Krapp, R. & Callesen, T.A. (2015) Unexpected Levels of Biological Activity during the Polar Night Offer New Perspectives on a Warming Arctic. Current Biology 25, 2555–2561. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.08.024
Pratlong, M., Haguenauer, A., Chabrol, O., Klopp, C., Pontarotti, P. & Aurelle, D. (2015) The red coral (Corallium rubrum) transcriptome: a new resource for population genetics and local adaptation studies. Molecular Ecology Resources 15, 1205–1215. https://doi.org/10.1111/1755-0998.12383
Brocke, H.J., Wenzhoefer, F., de Beer, D., Mueller, B., van Duyl, F.C. & Nugues, M.M. (2015) High dissolved organic carbon release by benthic cyanobacterial mats in a Caribbean reef ecosystem. Scientific Reports 5. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep08852
Cachet, N., Genta-Jouve, G., Ivanisevic, J., Chevaldonné, P., Sinniger, F., Culioli, G., Pérez, T. & Thomas, O.P. (2015) Metabolomic profiling reveals deep chemical divergence between two morphotypes of the zoanthid Parazoanthus axinellae. Scientific Reports 5. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep08282
Descombes, P., Wisz, M.S., Leprieur, F., Parravicini, V., Heine, C., Olsen, S.M., Swingedouw, D., Kulbicki, M., Mouillot, D. & Pellissier, L. (2015) Forecasted coral reef decline in marine biodiversity hotspots under climate change. Global Change Biology 21, 2479–2487. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12868
Bennett, S., Wernberg, T., de Bettignies, T., Kendrick, G.A., Anderson, R.J., Bolton, J.J., Rodgers, K.L., Shears, N.T., Leclerc, J.-C., Lévêque, L., Davoult, D. & Christie, H.C. (2015) Canopy interactions and physical stress gradients in subtidal communities B. Worm (Ed). Ecology Letters 18, 677–686. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.12446
Duffy, J.E., Reynolds, P.L., Boström, C., Coyer, J.A., Cusson, M., Donadi, S., Douglass, J.G., Eklöf, J.S., Engelen, A.H., Eriksson, B.K., Fredriksen, S., Gamfeldt, L., Gustafsson, C., Hoarau, G., Hori, M., Hovel, K., Iken, K., Lefcheck, J.S., Moksnes, P.-O., Nakaoka, M., O’Connor, M.I., Olsen, J.L., Richardson, J.P., Ruesink, J.L., Sotka, E.E., Thormar, J., Whalen, M.A. & Stachowicz, J.J. (2015) Biodiversity mediates top-down control in eelgrass ecosystems: a global comparative-experimental approach B. Worm (Ed). Ecology Letters 18, 696–705. https://doi.org/10.1111/ele.12448
Rodolfo-Metalpa, R., Montagna, P., Aliani, S., Borghini, M., Canese, S., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Foggo, A., Milazzo, M., Taviani, M. & Houlbrèque, F. (2015) Calcification is not the Achilles’ heel of cold-water corals in an acidifying ocean. Global Change Biology 21, 2238–2248. https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.12867
Dutel, H., Herbin, M., Clément, G. & Herrel, A. (2015) Bite Force in the Extant Coelacanth Latimeria: The Role of the Intracranial Joint and the Basicranial Muscle. Current Biology 25, 1228–1233. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2015.02.076