Publications

Recent publications


42  (of 42 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword Population size clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (4)

(Article)
Decline in abundance and apparent survival rates of fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) in the northern Gulf of St. Lawrence
Christian Ramp, Julien Delarue, Alain Carpentier, Martine Bérubé, Per J. Palsbøl, Richard Sears, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Abundance, Capture heterogeneity, Capture-recapture, Fin whale, Site fidelity, Survival rate, Terminal bias
2019 (25/1)

(Article)
Future directions in research on beaked whales
Sascha Kate Hooker, Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Robin W. Baird, Emma Louise Carroll, Laura Feyrer, Patrick Miller, Aubrie Onoufriou, Greg Schorr, Hal Whitehead 
Keywords: Beaked whale, Hyperoodon, Mesoplodon, Ziphius, Berardius
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 (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
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 (2/2)

(Commissioned report)
Review of analytical approaches for identifying usage and foraging areas at sea for harbour seals
Esther Lane Jones, Sophie Caroline Smout, Debbie JF Russell, Eunice Pinn, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: JNCC


(Article)
The number and distribution of polar bears in the western Barents Sea
Jon Aars, Tiago A. Marques, Karen Lone, Magnus Andersen, Øystein Wiig, Ida Marie Bardalen Fløystad, Snorre B. Hagen, Stephen Terrence Buckland 
Keywords: Ursus maritimus, Distance sampling, Sea ice, Habitat loss, Svalbard, Helicopter
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 (1)

(Article)
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, NERC
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 (4)

(Article)
The DNA of coral reef biodiversity
Kim Selkoe, Oscar Eduardo Gaggiotti, Eric Treml, Johanna Wren, Marie Donovan, Robert Toonen 
Keywords: Population genetics, Seascape genetics, Landscape genetics, Resilience, Coral reefs, Ecosystem-based management, Allelic richness
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
2015 (17/9)

(Article)
2015 (2)

(Article)
Beyond climate envelopes
Debbie JF Russell, Sarah Wanless, Yvonne Collingham, Barbara Anderson, Colin Beale, James Reid, Brian Huntley, Keith Hamer 
Keywords: Ecological niche modelling, Global warming, Long-term studies, Population monitoring, Space-for-time substitutions, Species distribution model
2015 (5/1)

(Article)
2015 (1)

(Article)
Recommendations for photo-identification methods used in capture-recapture models with cetaceans
Kim Urian, A Gorgone, Andrew J Read, Brian Balmer, Randall S Wells, Per Berggren, John W Durban, Tomo Eguchi, Will Rayment, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Capture-recapture, Mark-recapture, Photo-identification, Abundance, Population size estimates
2015 (22/12)

(Article)
Yak whole-genome resequencing reveals domestication signatures and prehistoric population expansions
Qiang Qiu, Lizhong Wang, Kun Wang, Yongzhi Yang, Tao Ma, Zefu Wang, Xiao Zhang, Zengqiang Ni, Fujiang Hou, Ruijun Long, Richard John Abbott, Johannes Lenstra, Jianquan Liu 
2014 (6/12)

(Article)
2014 (6)

(Article)
New density estimates of a threatened sifaka species (Propithecus coquereli) in Ankarafantsika National Park
Célia Kun-Rodrigues, Jordi Salmona, Aubin Besolo, Emmanuel Rasolondraibe, Clément Rabarivola, Tiago A. Marques, Lounès Chikhi 
Keywords: Propithecus coquereli, Distance sampling, Population density, Abundance, Edge effect
2014 (27/1)

(Article)
Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals.
Leslie Frances New, James Clark, Daniel Costa, Erica Fleishman, Mark Hindell, Tin Klanjšček, David Lusseau, Scott Kraus, Clive McMahon, Patrick Robinson, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa Schwartz, Samantha Simmons, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, John Harwood 
Keywords: Kalman filter, Mirounga leonina, Population consequences of disturbance , State-space model, Telemetry data
2013 (1)

(Article)
2012 (26/12)

(Article)
2011

(Article)
Status assessment of the Critically Endangered Azores Bullfinch Pyrrhula murina
Ricardo S. Ceia, Jaime A. Ramos, Ruben H. Heleno, Geoff M. Hilton, Tiago A. Marques 
2009

(Commissioned report)
2007 (22/2)

(Article)

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