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Dr Guilherme A. Bortolotto:
Research Fellow in Polar Marine Ecology

Dr Guilherme A. Bortolotto

Dr Guilherme A. Bortolotto
Scottish Oceans Institute
East Sands
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 8LB
Fife
UK

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I'm interested in habitat selection, conservation, potential impact of human activities on marine animals, and in the methods to look into these - survey and analysis.

During my MSc and PhD, I investigated some aspects of the ecology of humpback whales in Brazil, using data from line transect surveys and from telemetry tracking.

As a postdoc, I am tagging Antarctic seals to help understanding the consequences of climate change to that environment and to those animals. https://thwaitesglacier.org/projects/tarsan

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Recent Publications:

5 (of 11 /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/status/published available) for gabdo (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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Breathing synchrony in franciscana (Pontoporia blainvillei) and Guiana dolphins (Sotalia guianensis) in Southern Brazil Pamela Soledad Actis, Daniel Danilewicz, Marta J. Cremer, Guilherme A. Bortolotto de Oliveira
Marine Mammal Science 2018 vol. 34 pp. 777-789
From the southern right whale hunting decline to the humpback whaling expansion Igor Oliveira Braga de Morais, Daniel Danilewicz, Alexandre Novaes Zerbini, William Edmundson, Ian B. Hart, Guilherme A. Bortolotto de Oliveira
Mammal Review 2017 vol. 47 pp. 11-23
Whale distribution in a breeding area Guilherme A. Bortolotto de Oliveira, Daniel Danilewicz, Philip Steven Hammond, Len Thomas, Alexandre N Zerbini
Marine Ecology Progress Series 2017 vol. 585 pp. 213-227
Anthropogenic impact on a pregnant Cuvier's beaked whale (Ziphius cavirostris) stranded in Brazil Guilherme A. Bortolotto de Oliveira, Igor Oliveira Braga Morais, Paulo Roberto Bahiano Ferreira, Maria do Socorro Santos dos Reis, Luciano Raimundo Alardo Souto
Marine Biodiversity Records 2016 vol. 9 pp. 1-5
Humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae (Cetartiodactyla: Balaenopteridae) group sizes in line transect ship surveys Guilherme A. Bortolotto de Oliveira, Daniel Danilewicz, Artur Andriolo, Alexandre Novaes Zerbini
Zoologia 2016 vol. 33 pp. 1-5