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Dr Dave Thompson

Dr Dave Thompson
Senior Research Scientist


 

source: symbiosis

 

Recent publications


50  (of 84 published available) for dt2. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
Please click title of any item for full details.

2018 (6)
Marine Policy
vol.92 pp.61-72
(Article)
Framework for mapping key areas for marine megafauna to inform Marine Spatial Planning
Amélie A. Augé, Maria P. Dias, Ben Lascelles, Alastair M.M. Baylis, Andy Black, P. Dee Boersma, Paulo Catry, Sarah Crofts, Filippo Galimberti, Jose Pedro Granadeiro, April Hedd, Katrin Ludynia, Juan F. Masello, William Montevecchi, Richard A. Phillips, Klemens Pütz, Petra Quillfeldt, Ginger A. Rebstock, Simona Sanvito, Iain J. Staniland, Andrew Stanworth, David Thompson, Megan Tierney, Philip N. Trathan, John P. Croxall 
Keywords: Marine conservation, MSP, Patagonian Shelf, Seabirds, Seals, South Atlantic, Tracking data
2018 (3)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.55 pp.684-693
(Article)
Harbour seals avoid tidal turbine noise
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Paul Lepper, Jim Elliott, Ben Wilson, Steven Benjamins, David Thompson 
Keywords: Collision risk, Marine mammals, Avoidance, Renewable energy, Pinnipeds, Marine spatial planning, Underwater noise, Tidal turbines, Behavioural responsesNERC
2017

(Other report)
Harbour Seal Decline – vital rates and drivers.
Monica Arso Civil, Sophie Caroline Smout, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Nicolas Davison, Mariel Doeschate, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Caroline Cummings, Bernie J McConnell, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2017 (17/2)
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
vol.27 pp.268-281
(Article)

Scientific Reports
vol.7 
(Article)
Intrinsic and extrinsic factors drive ontogeny of early-life at-sea behaviour in a marine top predator
Matthew Ian Daniel Carter, Debbie JF Russell, Clinton John Blight, David Thompson, Philip J. Hosegood,  
2017 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.54 pp.1930-1940
(Article)
Seals and shipping
Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Sophie Caroline Smout, Joseph Onoufriou, Nathan Merchant, Kate Brookes, David Thompson 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Spatial overlap, AIS, Telemetry, Acoustic propagation, Marine stressor, MSFD, Noise pollution, UncertaintyNERC
2017 (15/1)
Marine Pollution Bulletin
vol.114 pp.372-383
(Article)
Shipping noise in a dynamic sea
F. Chen, G. I. Shapiro, K. A. Bennett, S. N. Ingram, David Thompson, C. Vincent, Debbie JF Russell, C. B. Embling 
Keywords: Anthropogenic noise, Marine animals, Sound propagation, Acoustic modelling, Ocean fronts
2016 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.53 pp.1642-1652
(Article)
Avoidance of wind farms by harbour seals is limited to pile driving activities
Debbie JF Russell, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson, Vincent Janik, Philip Steven Hammond, Lindesay Alexandra Sarah Scott-Hayward, Jason Matthiopoulos, Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Complex Region Spatial Smoother, Disturbance, Marine renewables, Marine spatial planning, Pinnipeds, Renewable energy, Spatially Adaptive Local Smoothing Algorithm, Spatially adaptive smoothing , Underwater noiseNERC
2016 (2/6)
PLoS One
vol.11 pp.1-14
(Article)
Corkscrew seals
Andrew Brownlow, Joseph Onoufriou, Amanda Bishop, Nicholas Davison, David Thompson 
2016 (12)
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
vol.70 pp.2161–2174
(Article)
Dynamic habitat corridors for marine predators
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Steven Benjamins, Simon Moss, Ben Wilson, David Thompson 
Keywords: Foraging, Marine mammal, Oceanographic, Predator, Pinniped, DivingNERC
2016 (6)

(Commissioned report)
Harbour Seal Decline - vital rates and drivers
Monica Arso Civil, Sophie Caroline Smout, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Joseph Onoufriou, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Nicholas Davison, Caroline Cummings, Patrick Pomeroy, Bernie J McConnell, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Harbour seal, Population Dynamics, Population decline, Bayesian approach, Photo-identification, TelemetryScottish Government
2016

(Other report)
Independent estimates of grey seal population size: 2008 and 2014
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS
2016

(Commissioned report)
Investigations into the interactions between harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) and vessels in the inner Moray Firth
Joseph Onoufriou, Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016 (29/7)

(Commissioned report)
Marine Renewable Energy MRE1 Annual Report
Bernie J McConnell, Sophie Caroline Smout, Mick Wu, David Thompson, Phil Irving, Gordon Drummond Hastie 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016 (1/1)
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
vol.875 pp.425-430
(Article)
Multiple-pulse sounds and seals: results of a harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) telemetry study during windfarm construction
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell, David Thompson, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: NERC
2015

(Commissioned report)
Collision risk
Joseph Onoufriou, David Thompson 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2015

(Commissioned report)
Collision risk and impact study
David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Joseph Onoufriou, Simon Moss 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2015

(Commissioned report)
2015 (11)
Oikos
vol.124 pp.1462-1472
(Article)
Intrinsic and extrinsic drivers of activity budgets in sympatric grey and harbour seals
Debbie JF Russell, Brett Thomas McClintock, Jason Matthiopoulos, Paul Thompson, David Thompson, Philip Steven Hammond, Esther Lane Jones, Monique MacKenzie, Simon Moss, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Area-restricted search, Bayesian , Energetic requirements, Energy budget, Hidden process models, Pinnipeds, Time budget
2015 (27/8)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.534 pp.235-249
(Article)
Patterns of space use in sympatric marine colonial predators reveals scales of spatial partitioning
Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell, Sophie Caroline Smout, Philip Steven Hammond, Callan David Duck, Christopher Morris, David Thompson, Debbie JF Russell, cecile vincent, michelle cronin, Ruth Jemma Sharples, jason matthiopoulos 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Density estimation, Propagating uncertainty, Species distribution, Telemetry, Area-based conservation
2015

(Other report)
Review of parameters of grey seal pup production model
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS
2015 (6)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.52 pp.631-640
(Article)
Sound exposure in harbour seals during the installation of an offshore wind farm
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell, Simon Moss, David Thompson, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: Wind farms, Hearing, Marine animals, Pile driving, Pinnipeds, Renewable energy, Underwater noiseNERC
2014 (10)

(Commissioned report)
Evaluating and Assessing the Relative Effectiveness of Acoustic Deterrent Devices and other Non-Lethal Measures on Marine Mammals
Alexander James Coram, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, David Thompson, Simon Northridge 
2014 (21/7)
Current Biology
vol.24 pp.R638-R639
(Article)
Marine mammals trace anthropogenic structures at sea
Debbie JF Russell, Sophie Brasseur, David Thompson, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Vincent Janik, Geert Aarts, Brett Thomas McClintock, Jason Matthiopoulos, Simon Moss, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: NERC
2014 (31/1)

(Commissioned report)
2014

(Commissioned report)
Testing the hypothetical link between shipping and unexplained seal deaths
Joseph Onoufriou, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow 
2013
vol.071 
(Commissioned report)
2013 (3/7)

(Commissioned report)
Current state of knowledge of effects of offshore renewable energy generation devices on marine mammals & research requirements
David Thompson, Ailsa Jane Hall, Mike Lonergan, Bernie J McConnell, Simon Northridge 
2013 (27/11)
PLoS One
vol.8 
(Article)
2013 (1/1)
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
vol.23 pp.135-144
(Article)
2013 (1)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.50 pp.499-509
(Article)
2013 (21/10)

(Commissioned report)
Wave & Tidal Consenting Position Paper Series: Marine Mammal Impacts
Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Alexander James Coram, Bernie J McConnell, David Thompson, K.R. Hawkins, Simon Northridge 
2012 (5)

(Commissioned report)
Baseline Seal Information for the FTWODG Area. SMRUL-FDG-2012-0 to FTOWDG
Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Debbie JF Russell, Esther Lane Jones, Kate Grellier, Mike Lonergan, Bernie J McConnell, Jason Matthiopoulos, David Thompson 
2012 (4)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.28 pp.414-436
(Letter)
Global threats to pinnipeds
Kit M. Kovacs, Alex Aguilar, David Aurioles, Vladimir Burkanov, Claudio Campagna, Nick Gales, Tom Gelatt, Simon D. Goldsworthy, Simon J. Goodman, Greg J. G. Hofmeyr, Tero Harkonen, Lloyd Lowry, Christian Lydersen, Jan Schipper, Tero Sipila, Colin Southwell, Simon Stuart, Dave Thompson, Fritz Trillmich, David Thompson 
2012 (26/12)
PLoS One
vol.7 
(Article)
2012 (10)
Journal of Thermal Biology
vol.37 pp.454-461
(Article)
Seals like it hot: Changes in surface temperature of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) from late pregnancy to moult
William David Paterson, Carol Elizabeth Sparling, David Thompson, Patrick Pomeroy, J. I. Currie, D. J. McCafferty 
2012 (10)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.215 pp.3622-3630
(Article)
2012
Aquatic Mammals
vol. 38 pp.229-240
(Article)
Unusual Mortality of Pinnipeds in the United Kingdom Associated with Helical (Corkscrew) Injuries of Anthropogenic Origin.
Steve Bexton, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Jason Barley, Ryan Milne, Cornelia Bidewell  
2011
Journal of Marine Biology

(Article)
2011 (11)
ICES Journal of Marine Science
vol.68 pp.2201-2209
(Article)
British grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) abundance in 2008
Mike Lonergan, Callan David Duck, David Thompson, Simon Moss, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: ARGOS, haulout, phocid, pinniped, population estimate, SDRL, POPULATION GROWTH, HARBOR SEALS, SABLE ISLAND
2010
Marine Mammal Science

(Article)
Assesment of flipper tag site healing in gray seal pups using thermography.
William David Paterson, Patrick Pomeroy, Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Simon Moss, David Thompson, John Currie, Dominic McCafferty 
Keywords: tagging, tag loss, thermography
2010

(Paper)
Environmental Assessment for Ocean Energy Schemes: Useful Tools and Case Studies
Teresa C. Simas, André C. Moura, David Thompson, Robert Batty, Jennifer Norris, Gareth Harrison 
2010
Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systems, and Environmental Physiology

(Article)
Estimating metabolic heat loss in birds and mammals by combining infrared thermography with biophysical modelling.
dominic McCafferty, C. Gilbert, William David Paterson, Patrick Pomeroy, David Thompson, j.c. j.c. currie, A. Ancel 

Contact Details:

Dr Dave Thompson
Scottish Oceans Institute
East Sands
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 8LB
Fife
UK

tel: 01334 462637
fax: 01334 462632
room: 2.06
email: dt2@st-andrews.ac.uk

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