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Recent publications


50  (of 193 published available) for Scottish Oceans Institute with keyword populations clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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(Article)
A balance of winners and losers in the Anthropocene
Maria Dornelas, Nicholas J. Gotelli, Hideyasu Shimadzu, Faye Helen Moyes, Anne Magurran, Brian J. McGill 
Keywords: Anthropogenic, Biodiversity, Colonisation, Extinction, Population change
2019 (30/1)

(Review article)
Advances in research on the impacts of anti-submarine sonar on beaked whales
Y. Bernaldo De Quirós, A. Fernandez, R. W. Baird, R. L. Brownell, Natacha Aguilar de Soto, D. Allen, M. Arbelo, M. Arregui, A. Costidis, A. Fahlman, A. Frantzis, F. Gulland, M. Iñíguez, Mark Johnson, A. Komnenou, H. Koopman, D. A. Pabst, W. D. Roe, E. Sierra, M. Tejedor, G. Schorr 
Keywords: Beaked whales, Decompression sickness, Naval exercises, Sonar, StrandingBiochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all), Immunology and Microbiology(all), Environmental Science(all), Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
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 (4)

(Article)
Interactions between children, teenagers and botos (Inia araguaiaensis and Inia geoffrensis) in markets and fairs of Eastern Amazon
Gabriel Melo Alves dos Santos, Angélica Lúcia Figueiredo Rodrigues, Iara Ramos-Santos, Ana Marta Andrade, Danilo Leal Arcoverde, Leonardo Sena, Maria Luisa da Silva 
Keywords: Interactions, River dolphin, Amazon


(Article)
Understanding species distribution in dynamic populations
Andrea Soriano-Redondo, Stuart Bearhop, Geoff M. Hilton, Leigh Lock, Andrew Stanbury, Stephen Votier, Janine Baerbel Illian 
Keywords: Point process models, Spatio-temporal log-Gaussian Cox process, Species distribution modelEcology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
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


(Article)
Crowd intelligence can discern between repertoires of killer whale ecotypes
Anastasya Yu. Danishevskaya, Olga Alexandrovna Filatova, Filipa Isabel Pereira Samarra, Patrick Miller, John K B Ford, Harald Yurk, Craig O. Matkin, Erich Hoyt 
Keywords: Crowd intelligence, Categorization, Killer whale, Dialect


(Article)
How to fit the distribution of apex scavengers into land‐abandonment scenarios? The Cinereous vulture in the Mediterranean biome
Isabel García‐Barón, Ainara Cortés‐Avizanda, Peter H. Verburg, Tiago A. Marques, Rubén Moreno‐Opo, Henrique M. Pereira, José A. Donázar, Lluís Brotons 
Keywords: Aegypius monachus, Socio-economies, European Union, Farmland, Land abandonment, Ecological rewilding
2018 (13/6)

(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 (12)

(Article)
Modelling the invasion history of Sinanodonta woodiana in Europe
Adam Konečný, Oana Popa, Veronika Bartáková, Karel Douda, Josef Bryja, Carl Smith, Luis Popa, Martin Reichard 
Keywords: Anodonta woodiana, Approximate Bayesian computation, Biological invasion, Introduction history, Invasion genetics, Population genetics, Unionid mussel
2018 (12)

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2018 (23/4)

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2018 (28/9)

(Article)
Predicting global killer whale population collapse from PCB pollution
Jean-Pierre Desforges, Ailsa Jane Hall, Bernie J McConnell, Aqqalu Rosing-Asvid, Jonathan L. Barber, Andrew Brownlow, Sylvain De Guise, Igor Eulaers, Paul D. Jepson, Robert J. Letcher, Milton Levin, Peter S. Ross, Filipa Isabel Pereira Samarra, Gisli Vikingson, Christian Sonne, Rune Dietz 
Keywords: NERC


(Article)
Red operculum spots, body size, maturation and evidence for a satellite male phenotype in non-native European populations of pumpkinseed Lepomis gibbosus
Grzegorz Zięba, Carl Smith, Michael G. Fox, Stan Yavno, Eva Záhorská, Mirosław Przybylski, Gérard Masson, Julien Cucherousset, Hugo Verreycken, Hein H. van Kleef, Gordon H. Copp 
Keywords: Alternative mating strategy, Carotenoid, Centrarchidae, GLMM, Sexual selection, Visual signal


(Article)
Spatial versus temporal structure
James A. Thorburn, Rosie Jones, Francis Neat, Cecilia Pinto, Victoria Bendall, Stuart Hetherington, Leslie Noble, Cath Jones 
Keywords: Coastal, Ocean, Distribution, Fish, Fishing, Elasmobranch management, Genetic structure, Relatedness, Social interactions
2018 (10)

(Article)
The world is their oyster
C. Guy, Andrew John Blight, D. Smyth, D. Roberts 
Keywords: Invasive species, Epibiota, Biodiversity
2018 (2)

(Article)
Towards the identification of ecological management units
Joan Giménez, Marie Louis, Enrique Barón, Francisco Ramírez, Philippe Verborgh, Pauline Gauffier, Ruth Esteban, Ethel Eljarrat, Damià Barceló, Manuela G. Forero, Renaud de Stephanis 
Keywords: Bottlenose dolphins, Conservation, Management units, Multi-disciplinary approaches, Time-scale approaches


(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 (10)

(Article)
Avoidance of host resistance in the oviposition-site preferences of rose bitterling
Romain Rouchet, Carl Smith, Huanzhang Liu, Caroline Methling, Karel Douda, Dan Yu, Qionying Tang, Martin Reichard 
Keywords: Brood parasitism, Coevolutionary dynamic, Egg ejection, Host selection, Oviposition choice, Parasite specialisation
2017 (20/9)

(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 (8)

(Article)
Genetic population structure of harbour seals in the United Kingdom and neighbouring waters
Morten Tange Olsen, Valentina Islas, Jefferson Alden Graves, Aubrie Onoufriou, Cecile Vincent, Sophie Brasseur, Anne Kristine Frie, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Coastal, Genetics, Mammal, Microsatellite loci, Phoca vitulina, Seal Management Units
2017 (7)

(Article)
Grey and harbour seals in France
Cécile Vincent, Mathilde Huon, Florence Caurant, Willy Dabin, Armel Deniau, Stéphane Dixneuf, Laetitia Dupuis, Jean-François Elder, Marie-Hélène Fremau, Sami Hassani, Audrey Hemon, Jacky Karpouzopoulos, Cécile Lefeuvre, Bernie J McConnell, Simon E W Moss, Pascal Provost, Jérôme Spitz, Yannis Turpin, Vincent Ridoux 
Keywords: Tracking, Telemetry, Density, Census, Management units, English Channel, MSFD, OSPAR
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

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