Publications

Recent publications


50  (of 108 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword Marine Mammal clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (3)

(Article)
Behavioral responses of individual blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) to mid-frequency military sonar
Brandon Southall, Stacy DeRuiter, Ari Friedlaender, Alison Stimpert, Jeremy Goldbogen, Elliot Hazen, Caroline Casey, Selene Fregosi, Dave Cade, Ann Allen, Catriona M Harris, Greg Schorr, Dave Moretti, Shane Guan, John Calambokidis 
Keywords: Sonar, Marine Mammal, Blue whale, Behavioral response, Endangered, Context
2019 (12/3)

(Article)
Diving behavior and fine-scale kinematics of free-ranging Risso’s dolphins foraging in shallow and deep-water habitats
Patricia Arranz Alonso, Kelly Benoit-Bird, Ari S. Friedlaender, Elliot L. Hazen, Jeremy A. Goldbogen, Alison K. Stimpert, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Andreas Fahlman, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
Keywords: Deep diving odontocete, Foraging energetics, Marine mammal, Grampus griseus, Activity level, Prey value, Central place foraging theory
2019 (1/1)

(Article)
Incorporating non-equilibrium dynamics into demographic history inferences of a migratory marine species
Emma Louise Carroll, R Alderman, J L Bannister, Martine Berube, P B Best, L Boren, C S Baker, Rachel Constantine, K Findlay, R Harcourt, L Lemaire, Per Palsboll, N J Patenaude, V J Rowntree, J Seger, D Steel, L O Valenzuela, M Watson, Oscar Eduardo Gaggiotti 
Keywords: Southern right whale, Approximate Bayesian computation, Historical demography, Connectivity, Last glacial maximum, Non-equilibrium population genetics, Eubalaena australis , Cicumpolar SRW connectivity over time
2019 (20/3)

(Article)
Northern bottlenose whales in a pristine environment respond strongly to close and distant navy sonar signals
Paul Wensveen, Saana Isojunno, Rune R. Hansen, Alexander M. Von Benda-beckmann, Lars Kleivane, Sander Van Ijsselmuide, Frans-peter A. Lam, Petter H. Kvadsheim, Stacy L. Deruiter, Charlotte Curé, Tomoko Narazaki, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Patrick Miller 
Keywords: Hyperoodon ampullatus, Military sonar, Cetacean, Marine mammal, Disturbance
2019 (20/3)

(Article)
Predicting acoustic dose associated with marine mammal behavioural responses to sound as detected with fixed acoustic recorders and satellite tags
A.M. von Benda-Beckmann, Paul Wensveen, M. Prior, M.A. Ainslie, R. R. Hansen, Saana Isojunno, F.P.A. Lam, P.H. Kvadsheim, Patrick Miller 
Keywords: Behavioral response, Hyperoodon ampullatus
2019 (1)

(Article)
Variations in age- and sex-specific survival rates help explain population trend in a discrete marine mammal population
Monica Arso Civil, Barbara Cheney, Valentina Islas-Villanueva, Jefferson Alden Graves, Vincent Janik, Paul M Thompson, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Calf survival, Capture-recapture, Mortality rate, Population dynamics, Sex-specific survival, Tursiops
2018 (2)

(Article)
Cetacean rapid assessment: an approach to fill knowledge gaps and target conservation across large data deficient areas
Gillian Tracey Braulik, Magreth Kasuga, Anja Wittich, Jeremy J Kiszka, Jamie Donald John MacAulay, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, Said Shaib Said, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Cetaceans, Distribution, Environmental impact assessement, Management, Marine spatial planning, Rapid assessment, Tanzania
2018 (24/10)

(Article)
2018 (1)

(Review article)
Comparing methods suitable for monitoring marine mammals in low visibility conditions during seismic surveys
Ursula K. Verfuss, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, Tiago A. Marques, Brianne Miller, Rachael Plunkett, James A. Theriault, Dominic John Tollit, Daniel P. Zitterbart, Philippe Hubert, Len Thomas 
Keywords: Marine mammals, Monitoring methods, Underwater noise, Seismic survey, Detection performance, Low visibility


(Article)


(Article)
2018 (1)

(Review article)
Marine mammals and sonar
Catriona M Harris, Len Thomas, Erin Falcone, John Hildebrand, Dorian Houser, Petter Kvadsheim, Frans-Peter A. Lam, Patrick Miller, David J. Moretti, Andrew Read, Hans Slabbekoorn, Brandon L. Southall, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Douglas Wartzok, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: Sonar, Cetaceans, Human disturbance, Impact assessment, Anti-predator response, Anthropogenic noise, Behavioural response, Marine mammals, Dose response
2018 (2)

(Article)
Modelling the broadband propagation of marine mammal echolocation clicks for click-based population density estimates
Alexander von Benda-Beckmann, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael Ainslie 
2018 (5)

(Article)
Night-life of Bryde’s whales
Sahar Izadi, Mark Johnson, Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Rochelle Constantine 
Keywords: Rest, Sleep, Whales, Diel behavior, Accelerometry, Biologging
2018

(Article)
Not just fat
Joanna Louise Kershaw, Catherine Helen Botting, Andrew Brownlow, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Adipose tissue, Biomarkers, Marine mammals, Metabolism, Proteomics


(Article)
Prevalence of urogenital carcinoma in stranded california sea lions (Zalophus californianus) from 2005–2015
Alissa C. Deming, Kathleen M. Colegrove, Padraig J. Duignan, Ailsa Jane Hall, James F. X. Wellehan, Frances M. D. Gulland 
Keywords: California sea lions, Cancer, Stranding, Urogenital carcinoma, Zalophus californianus


(Article)
Selective reactions to different killer whale call categories in two delphinid species
Matthew T. Bowers, Ari S. Friedlaender, Vincent Janik, Douglas P. Nowacek, Nicola Quick, Brandon L. Southall, Andrew Read 
Keywords: Antipredator behavior, Acoustic discrimination, Non-linear acousitcs, Pilot whales, Risso's dolphins


(Review article)
Understanding the population consequences of disturbance
Enrico Pirotta, Daniel P. Costa, Erica Fleishman, Scott D. Kraus, David Lusseau, David Moretti, Leslie Frances New, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa K. Schwarz, Samantha E. Simmons, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael J. Weise, Randall S. Wells, John Harwood 
Keywords: Anthropogenic disturbance, Environmental impact assessments, Marine mammals, Nonconsumptive effects, Population consequences, Trait-mediated indirect interactions, Uncertainty
2017 (4)

(Article)
A simulation approach to assessing environmental risk of sound exposure to marine mammals
Carl Robert Donovan, Catriona M Harris, Lorenzo Milazzo, John Harwood, Laura Helen Marshall,  
Keywords: Agent-based models, Grey seal, Harbour porpoise, Risk assessment, Underwater sound
2017 (10/8)

(Article)
Animal Counting Toolkit
Katie Gaut, Rowenna Gryba, Jeffrey Moore, Eric Rexstad, Doug Sandilands, Justin Steventon, Randall Reeves 
Keywords: Abundance, Boat, Bycatch, Capacity, Conservation, Dolphin
2017 (15/8)

(Article)
Avoidance responses of minke whales to 1–4 kHz naval sonar
Petter H Kvadsheim, Stacy DeRuiter, Lise D Sivle, Jeremy Goldbogen, Rune Roland-Hansen, Patrick Miller, Frans-Peter A Lam, John Calambokidis, Ari Friedlaender, Fleur Visser, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Lars Kleivane, Brandon Southall 
Keywords: Behavioural response, Naval sonar, Minke whale, Balaenoptera acutorostrata, North Pacific, North Atlantic
2017 (15/6)

(Article)
2017 (7)

(Article)
Equity and career-life balance in marine mammal science?
Sascha Kate Hooker, Samantha E. Simmons, Alison K. Stimpert, Birgitte I. McDonald 
Keywords: Gender, Equality, Leadership, Work-life balance, STEM
2017 (5)

(Article)
2017 (12/10)

(Letter)
Extinction is imminent for Mexico’s endemic porpoise unless fishery bycatch is eliminated
Barbara L Taylor, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Jeffrey Moore, Armando Jaramillo-Legorreta, Jay M Ver Hoef, Gustavo Cardenas-Hinojosa, Edwyna Nieto-Garcia, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Nicholas Tregenza, Len Thomas, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Extinction, Illegal fishing, Line transect, Phocoena sinus, Totoaba macdonaldi, Vaquita abundance , Passive acoustic monitoring , C-POD
2017 (4)

(Article)
Individual size, sex and rearing environment impact on aggression in newly weaned seals
Kelly Joanne Robinson, Patrick Pomeroy, Neil Hazon, Simon Moss, Sean Twiss 
Keywords: NERC
2017 (1)

(Article)
Insights into Blainville's beaked whale (Mesoplodon densirostris) echolocation ontogeny from recordings of mother-calf pairs
John Durban, Jessica Shaffer, David Moretti, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Luke Edward Rendell 
2017 (7/2)

(Article)
Late summer distribution and abundance of ice-associated whales in the Norwegian High Arctic
Jade Vacquié-Garcia, Christian Lydersen, Tiago A. Marques, Jon Aars, Heidi Ahonen, Mette Skern-Mauritzen, Nils Oien, Kit M Kovacs 
Keywords: Abundance, Arctic, Belugas, Bowhead whales, Climate change, Distribution, Narwhals, Svalbard, White whales
2017 (13/4)

(Article)
Successful suction-cup tagging of a small delphinid species, Stenella attenuata
Tammy L Silva, T Aran Mooney, Laela S Sayigh, Robin W Baird, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
2017 (31/1)

(Review article)
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill marine mammal injury assessment
Ryan Takeshita, Laurie Sullivan, Cynthia Smith, Tracy Collier, Ailsa Jane Hall, Tom Brosnan, Teri Rowles, Lori Schwacke 
Keywords: Deepwater horizon, Exposure, Injury assessment, Marine mammals, Natural resource damage assessment, Oil, PetroleumEcology, Nature and Landscape Conservation
2017 (27/12)

(Article)
Whale distribution in a breeding area
Daniel Danilewicz, Philip Steven Hammond, Len Thomas, Alexandre N Zerbini 
Keywords: Shelter, Conservation, Density surface model, Cetacean, Line transect, Reproduction
2016 (21/9)

(Article)
Discrimination of fast click series produced by tagged Risso’s dolphins (Grampus griseus) for echolocation or communication
Patricia Arranz Alonso, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Alison Stimpert, Ari Friedlaender, Jeremy Goldbogen, Fleur Visser, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
Keywords: Biosonar, Pulsed sound, Buzz, Burst pulse, Jerk, Foraging behavior
2016 (12)

(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)

(Article)
Purse-seine vessels as platforms for monitoring the population status of dolphin species in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean
Cleridy E. Lennert-Cody, Mark N. Maunder, Paul C. Fiedler, Mihoko Minami, Tim Gerrodette, Jeremy Rusin, Carolina V. Minte-Vera, Michael Scott, Stephen Terrence Buckland 
Keywords: Dolphin abundance, Line-transect, CPUE, Bycatch, Generalized additive model
2016 (15/3)

(Article)
Salmonella infection in grey seals (Halichoerus grypus), a marine mammal sentinel species
Geoffrey Foster, Derek Brown, Nick Davison, John E Coia, Eleanor Watson, Romain Pizzi, Kim Willoughby, Ailsa Jane Hall, Mark P Dagleish 
2016 (2)

(Commissioned report)
Scottish Government Demonstration Strategy
Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, Jamie Donald John MacAulay, Chloe Elizabeth Malinka, Mick Wu, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: marine renewables, passive acoustic monitoring, active acoustic monitoring, tidal energy, Marine mammalScottish Government, NERC
2016 (6)

(Commissioned report)
Seals and Wild Salmon Fisheries
Rob Harris, Simon Northridge 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016 (3)

(Article)
Searching for trends in river dolphin abundance
Jeffrey E. Moore, Catalina Gomez-Salazar, Fernando Trujillo, M Louise Burt 
Keywords: Abundance, Cryptic, Habitat loss, River dolphin, Inia, Sotalia, Amazon, Bayesian methods, Monitoring
2016

(Chapter (peer-reviewed))
The Gulf of Ambracia’s common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)
Joan Gonzalvo, Giancarlo Lauriano, Philip Steven Hammond, Karine A Viaud-Martinez, Maria Cristina Fossi, Ada Natoli, Letizia Marsili 
Keywords: Bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus, Photo-identification, Site-fidelity, Abundance estimate
2016

(Conference contribution)
The challenges of analyzing behavioral response study data
Catriona M Harris, Len Thomas, Dinara Sadykova, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Brandon L. Southall, Andrew J. Read, Patrick Miller 
Keywords: Sonar, Cetaceans, Change-point, Dose-response, State-space modelling
2016 (1)

(Article)
The difference between night and day
Ross Culloch, Patrick Pomeroy, S.D. Twiss 
Keywords: NERC

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