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Recent publications


39  (of 39 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword pinniped clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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Ecology and Evolution
vol.Early View 
(Article)
Long-term sound and movement recording tags to study natural behavior and reaction to ship noise of seals
Lonnie Mikkelsen, Mark Johnson, Danuta Maria Wisniewska, Abbo van Neer, Ursula Siebert, Peter Teglberg Madsen, Jonas Teilmann 
Keywords: Anthropogenic noise, Behavioral response, Biologging, DTAG, Exposure rates, Gray seal, Harbor seal, Long-duration acoustic dataloggers

Royal Society Open Science
vol.5 
(Article)
Clawed forelimbs allow northern seals to eat like their ancient ancestors
David P. Hocking, Felix G. Marx, Renae Sattler, Rob Harris, Tahlia I. Pollock, Karina J. Sorrell, Erich M.G. Fitzgerald, Matthew R. McCurry, Alistair R. Evans 
Keywords: Claws, Evolution, Feeding behaviour, Forelimb anatomy, Marine mammals, Pinnipeds
2018 (9/1)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.221 
(Article)
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
2018 (1)
Oikos
vol.127 pp.134-146
(Article)
2018 (4)
Acta Oecologica
vol.88 pp.41-51
(Article)
Seal carrion is a predictable resource for coastal ecosystems
Maria-Martina Quaggiotto, Philip S. Barton, Chris Morris, Simon E. W. Moss, Patrick Pomeroy, Dominic J. McCafferty,  
Keywords: Predictability, Resource subsidy, Coastal, Carcass, Pinniped, Relative standard error, ScavengerNERC
2017 (20/9)
Diseases of Aquatic Organisms
vol.126 pp.12-23
(Article)
Exposure of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) to Brucella in declining populations across Scotland
Joanna Louise Kershaw, Emma J. Stubberfield, Geoffrey Foster, Andrew Brownlow, Ailsa Jane Hall, Lorraine L. Perrett 
Keywords: Pinnipeds, Brucella, Disease, Cultures, Seroprevalence, Antibodies, ELISA, Rose Bengal plate agglutination test
2017 (27/2)
Conservation Physiology
vol.5 
(Article)
Obtaining accurate glucose measurements from wild animals under field conditions
Kimberley A. Bennett, Lucy M. Turner, Sebastian Millward, Simon E W Moss, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Glucose, Glucometer, Phocid, Pinniped, Point-of-care, Validation
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, BEIS/DECC, Scottish Government
2016 (19/5)
PLoS One
vol.11 
(Article)
Bimodal winter haul-out patterns of adult Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) in the southern Weddell Sea
Lars Boehme, Amy Baker, Mike Fedak, Marius Arthun, Keith Nicholls, Patrick Robinson, Dan Costa, Martin Biuw, Theoni Photopoulou 
Keywords: Seal, Weddell sea, Weddell seals, Foraging behavior, Antarctica, Light, Diving, Haul-out
2016 (21/11)
Current Biology
vol.26 pp.R1175-R1176
(Article)
Cognitive control of heart rate in diving harbor porpoises
Siri Elmegaard, Mark Johnson, Peter Madsen, Birgitte McDonald 
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 (1/11)
ICES Journal of Marine Science
vol.73 pp.2653-2665
(Article)
2016 (26/10)
Movement Ecology
vol.4 
(Review article)
2015 (7/5)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.527 pp.247-259
(Article)
2015 (8)
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
vol.69 pp.1383-1394
(Article)
Conspecific recognition and aggression reduction to familiars in newly weaned, socially plastic mammals
Kelly Joanne Robinson, Sean Twiss, Neil Hazon, Simon Moss, Mike Lonergan, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: Aggression, Grey seal, Mammal, Oxytocin, Pinniped, RecognitionNERC
2015 (2)
Animal Behaviour
vol.100 pp.74-82
(Article)
Good vibrations by the beach boys
Amanda Bishop, Paul Denton, Patrick Pomeroy, Sean Twiss 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Male conflict, Pinniped, Seismic, Signalling, Substrate vibrationsNERC
2015 (7/1)
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
vol.282 
(Article)
2015 (29/9)
Animal Biotelemetry
vol.3 
(Article)
Images as proximity sensors
Sascha Kate Hooker, Tatsiana Barychka, Mark J Jessopp, Iain J Staniland 
Keywords: Pinniped, Animal-attached camera, Sociality, Foraging, Groups, Arctocephalus gazella
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 budgetBEIS/DECC, NERC
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 (15/2)
Marine Pollution Bulletin
vol.79 pp.205-210
(Article)
Behavioral responses by grey seals (Halichoerus grypus) to high frequency sonar
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Carl Robert Donovan, Thomas Goetz, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: Pinnipeds, Acoustic, Behavior, Hearing, AvoidanceNERC
2014 (22/7)
PLoS One
vol.9 
(Article)
Drift diving by hooded seals (Cystophora cristata) in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean
Julie Andersen, Garry Stenson, Mette Skern-Maurizen, Yolanda Wiersma , Aqqalu Rosing-Asvid, Lars Boehme, Mike Hammill 
2014 (22/12)
Viruses
vol.6 pp.5093-5134
(Article)
Phocine distemper Virus
P.J. Duignan, M.-F. Van Bressem, J.D. Baker, M. Barbieri, K.M. Colegrove, S. de Guise, R.L. de Swart, G. di Guardo, A. Dobson, W.P. Duprex, G. Early, D. Fauquier, T. Goldstein, S.J. Goodman, B. Grenfell, K.R. Groch, F. Gulland, Ailsa Jane Hall, B.A. Jensen, K. Lamy, K. Matassa, S. Mazzariol, S.E. Morris, O. Nielsen, D. Rotstein, T.K. Rowles, J.T. Saliki, U. Siebert, T. Waltzek, J.F. Wellehan 
Keywords: Morbillivirus, Pinnipeds, Sea otter, CD150/SLAM, Phylogeny, Pathology, Epidemiology, Immunity, Vaccine
2013 (15/3)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.216 pp.984-991
(Article)
The role of glucocorticoids in naturally fasting grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pups
Mike Fedak, Simon E W Moss, Patrick Pomeroy, John R Speakman, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: cortisol , body composition, deuterium dilution
2013 (1)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.50 pp.499-509
(Article)
2012 (24/7)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.28 pp.E325–E332
(Article)
Refining instrument attachment on phocid seals
Iain Field, Robert Harcourt, Lars Boehme, Nico de Bruyn, Jean-Benoit Charrassin, Clive McMahon, Marthán Bester, Mike Fedak, Mark Hindell 
Keywords: Tracking, Animal welfare, Ethics, Telemtry, biologging, pinniped
2011
Journal of Marine Biology

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