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Some Recent Publications

Silva, MA, Jonsen, I , Russell, DJF , Prieto, R , Thompson, D & Baumgartner, MF 2014, ' Assessing Performance of Bayesian State-Space Models Fit to Argos Satellite Telemetry Locations Processed with Kalman Filtering ' PLoS One , vol 9, no. 3, e92277.
Williams, R, Grand, J , Hooker, SK , Buckland, ST , Reeves, RR, Rojas-Bracho, L, Sandilands, D & Kaschner, K 2014, ' Prioritizing global marine mammal habitats using density maps in place of range maps ' Ecography , vol 37, no. 3, pp. 212-220.
Thompson, D 2014, Studies of harbour seal behaviour in areas of high tidal energy:: Part 1. Movements and diving behaviour of harbour seals in Kyle Rhea. Sea Mammal Research Unit.
Wilson, LJ, Burrows, M , Hastie, GD & Wilson, B 2014, ' Temporal variation and characterization of grunt sounds produced by Atlantic cod Gadus morhua and pollack Pollachius pollachius during the spawning season ' Journal of Fish Biology .
Chevaillier, D, Karpytchev, M , Mcconnell, BJ , Moss, S & Vincent, C 2014, ' Can gray seals maintain heading within areas of high tidal current? Preliminary results from numerical modeling and GPS observations ' Marine Mammal Science , vol 30, no. 1, pp. 374-380.
Robinson, KJ , Hazon, N , Lonergan, M & Pomeroy, P 2014, ' Validation of an enzyme-linked immunoassay (ELISA) for plasma oxytocin in a novel mammal species reveals potential errors induced by sampling procedure ' Journal of Neuroscience Methods , vol 226, pp. 73-79.
Ramp, C, Delarue, J, Bérubé, M , Hammond, PS & Sears, R 2014, ' Fin whale survival and abundance in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada ' Endangered Species Research , vol 23, pp. 125-132.
Hammond, PS , Gillespie, DM , Lovell, P , Samarra, FIP , Swift, RJ, Macleod, K, Tasker, ML, Berggren, P , Borchers, DL , Burt, ML , Paxton, CGM , Canadas, A, Desportes, G, Donovan, GP, Gilles, A, Lehnert, K, Siebert, U , Gordon, JCD , Leaper, R, Leopold, M, Scheidat, M, Oien, N, Ridoux, V, Rogan, E, Skov, H, Teilmann, J, Van Canneyt, O & Vazquez, JA 2014, ' Large scale surveys for cetaceans: Line transect assumptions, reliability of abundance estimates and improving survey efficiency – A response to MacLeod ' Biological Conservation , vol 170, pp. 338-339.
Bailey, H , Hammond, PS & Thompson, PM 2014, ' Modelling harbour seal habitat by combining data from multiple tracking systems ' Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology , vol 450, pp. 30–39.
Hastie, GD , Gillespie, DM , Gordon, JCD , MacAulay, JDJ , McConnell, BJ & Sparling, CE 2014, ' Tracking technologies for quantifying marine mammal interactions with tidal turbines: pitfalls and possibilities '. in M Shields & A Payne (eds), Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions. Humanity and the Sea, Springer Science and Business Media, Dordrecht.
New, LF , Clark, J, Costa, D, Fleishman, E, Hindell, M, Klanjšček, T, Lusseau, D, Kraus, S, McMahon, C, Robinson, P , Schick, RS , Schwartz, L, Simmons, S , Thomas, L , Tyack, PL & Harwood, J 2014, ' Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals. ' Marine Ecology Progress Series , vol 496, pp. 99-108.
Miller, P , Antunes, RN , Wensveen, PJ , Samarra, FIP , Alves, ACDC , Tyack, PL , Kvadsheim, PH, Kleivane, L, Lam, F-PA, Ainslie, MA & Thomas, L 2014, ' Dose-response relationships for the onset of avoidance of sonar by free-ranging killer whales ' Journal of the Acoustical Society of America , vol 135, no. 975.
Hastie, GD , Donovan, CR , Gotz, T & Janik, VM 2014, ' Behavioral responses by grey seals (Halichoerus grypus) to high frequency sonar ' Marine Pollution Bulletin , vol 79, pp. 205-210.
Stansbury, A, Deecke, V , Gotz, T & Janik, VM 2014, ' Potential uses of anthropogenic noise as a source of information in animal sensory and communication systems ' Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology .
Hastie, GD , Russell, DJF , McConnell, BJ , Thompson, D & Janik, VM 2014, ' Multiple-pulse sounds and seals: results of a harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) telemetry study during windfarm construction ' Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology .
Harris, R , Harris, CM , Duck, CD & Boyd, I 2014, ' The effectiveness of a seal scarer at a wild salmon net fishery ' ICES Journal of Marine Science .
Gridley, T, Cockcroft, V, Hawkins, ER, Lemon Blewitt, M, Morisaka, T & Janik, VM 2014, ' Signature whistles in free ranging populations of Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins, Tursiops aduncus ' Marine Mammal Science , vol 30, pp. 512-527.
Smout, SC , Rindorf, A , Hammond, PS , Harwood, J & Matthiopoulos, J 2014, ' Modelling Prey Consumption and Switching by UK Grey Seals ' ICES Journal of Marine Science , vol 71, no. 1, pp. 81-89.
Roquet, F, Wunsch, C, Forget, G, Heimbach, P, Guinet, C, Reverdin, G, Charrassin, J-B, Bailleul, F, Costa, DP, Huckstadt, LA, Goetz, KT, Kovacs, KM, Lydersen, C, Biuw, M, Nøst, OA, Bornemann, H, Ploetz, J, Bester, MN, McIntyre, T, Muelbert, MC, Hindell, M, McMahon, CR, Williams, G, Harcourt, R, Field, I, Chafik, L, Nicholls, KW , Boehme, L & Fedak, M 2013, ' Estimates of the Southern Ocean general circulation improved by animal-borne instruments ' Geophysical Research Letters , vol 40, pp. 1-5.
Hanson, NN , Thompson, D , Duck, CD , Moss, S & Lonergan, M 2013, ' Pup mortality in a rapidly declining harbour seal ( Phoca vitulina ) population ' PLoS One , vol 8, no. 11, e80727.