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78  (of 78 published available) for Centre for Research into Ecological & Environmental Modelling with keyword DISTANCE clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2018 (5)
Marine Policy
vol.91 pp.113-121
(Article)
AIS data to inform small scale fisheries management and marine spatial planning
Mark Andrew James, Tania Cecilia Mendo Aguilar, Esther Lane Jones, Kyla Orr, Ali Mcknight, John Benjamin Thompson 
Keywords: Monitoring, Inshore fisheries, Trips, PostgreSQL, Trajectories
2018 (1/12)
Avian Conservation and Ecology
vol.13 
(Article)

Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.Early View 
(Article)
Estimating effective detection area of static passive acoustic data loggers from playback experiments with cetacean vocalisations
Hanna K. Nuuttila, Katharina Brundiers, Michael Dähne, Jens C. Koblitz, Len Thomas, Winnie Courtene-Jones, Peter G. H. Evans, John R. Turner, Jim D. Bennell, Jan G. Hiddink 
Keywords: Abundance, C-POD, Density estimation, Detection function, Effective detection radius, Static passive acoustic monitoring
2018 (13/12)
Endangered Species Research
vol.37 pp.269-287
(Article)

Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.Early View 
(Article)
Model selection with overdispersed distance sampling data
Stephen Terrence Buckland, Marie-Lyne Després-Einspenner, Hjalmar S. Kühl 
Keywords: Animal abundance, Camera trapping, Cue counting, Distance sampling, Model selection, Overdispersion, QAIC
2018 (2)
Ecological Indicators
vol.85 pp.128-136
(Article)
The challenge of habitat modelling for threatened low density species using heterogeneous data
Ana Maria Canadas, Natacha Aguilar de Soto, M. Aissi, A. Arcangeli, M. Azzolin, A. B-Nagy, G Bearzi, I. Campana, C. Chicote, Cedric Cotte, R. Crosti, L David, A. Di Natale, A. Frantzis, P. Garcia, M. Gazo, R. Gutierrez-Xarxa, D. Holcer, S. Laran, G. Lauriano, T Lewis, A. Moulins, B. Mussi, G. Notarbartolo di Sciara, Simone Panigada, X. Pastor, E. Politi, M. Pulcini, J.A. Raga, Luke Edward Rendell, M. Rosso, P. Tepsich, J. Tomás, M. Tringali, Th. Roger 
Keywords: Cuvier’s beaked whales, Abundance, Distribution, Conservation, Density surface modelling, Correction factor, Mediterranean sea
2017 (15/6)
Biometrics
vol.73 pp.593-602
(Article)
2017 (11)
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.8 pp.1558-1565
(Article)
Distance sampling with camera traps
Stephen Terrence Buckland, Marie-Lyne Despres-Einspenner, Hjalmar Kuhn 
Keywords: Animal abundance, Camera trapping, Density, Distance sampling, Maxwell's duiker
2017 (7)
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography
vol.141 pp.8-19
(Article)
Distribution, abundance and habitat use of deep diving cetaceans in the North-East Atlantic
Emer Rogan, Ana Cañadas, Kelly Macleod, M. Begoña Santos, Bjarni Mikkelsen, Ainhize Uriarte, Olivier Van Canneyt, José Antonio Vázquez, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Design-based abundance, Model-based abundance, Beaked whales, Sperm whales, Pilot whales, Distribution, Deep divers, Habitat models
2017 (9)
Environmental and Ecological Statistics
vol.24 pp.399-414
(Article)
2017 (14/9)
Scientific Reports
vol.7 
(Article)
Fine-scale harbour seal usage for informed marine spatial planning
Esther Lane Jones, Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Bernie J McConnell, Chris Morris, Sophie Caroline Smout 
2017 (10)
Advances in Statistical Analysis
vol.101 pp.475-494
(Article)

Journal of the American Statistical Association

(Article)
Incorporating animal movement into distance sampling
Richard Glennie, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Roland Langrock, Tim Gerrodette, Lisa Ballance, Susan Chivers, Michael Scott, William Perrin 
Keywords: Abundance, Distance sampling, Animal movement
2017 (7/2)
Endangered Species Research
vol.32 pp.59-70
(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 (8/3)
PLoS One
vol.12 
(Article)
Low tortoise abundances in pine forest plantations in forest-shrubland transition areas
Roberto C. Rodríguez-Caro, Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, Eva Graciá, José D. Anadón, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Miguel A. Esteve-Selma, Julia Martinez, Andrés Giménez 
2017 (12)
Annals of Applied Statistics
vol.11 pp.2270-2297
(Article)
Point process models for spatio-temporal distance sampling data from a large-scale survey of blue whales
Joyce Yuan , F. E. Bachl, F. Lindgren, David Louis Borchers, Janine Baerbel Illian, Stephen Terrence Buckland, H Rue, T. Gerrodette 
2017 (6)
Animal Conservation
vol.20 pp.282-293
(Article)
Rebuilding beluga stocks in West Greenland
M. P. Heide-Jørgensen, R. G. Hansen, S. Fossette, N. H. Nielsen, David Louis Borchers, H. Stern, L. Witting 
Keywords: Aerial survey, Bayesian assessment, Hidden Markov model, Line transect, Beluga, Sea ice cover, Abundance estimates, Cetaceans
2017 (2/2)
vol.602 
(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

Polar Research
vol.36 
(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)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.585 pp.213-227
(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 (10)
European Journal of Wildlife Research
vol.62 pp.577–587
(Article)
2016 (21/3)
PLoS One
vol.11 pp.1-16
(Article)
Abundance and distribution of sperm whales in the Canary Islands
Andrea Fais, Tim P. Lewis, Daniel P. Zitterbart, Omar Álvarez, Ana Tejedor, Natacha Aguilar de Soto 
2016 (3)
Biological Conservation
vol.195 pp.226-234
(Article)
2016 (15/3)
Journal of Scientific Exploration
vol.30 pp.16-26
(Article)
2016 (9)
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
vol.140 pp.1918-1930
(Article)
Delphinid echolocation click detection probability on near-seafloor sensors
Kaitlin E. Frasier, Sean M. Wiggins, Danielle Harris, Tiago A. Marques, Len Thomas, John A. Hildebrand 
Keywords: Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous), Acoustics and Ultrasonics
2016 (13/7)
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.7 pp.762-769
(Article)
Echolocation detections and digital video surveys provide reliable estimates of the relative density of harbour porpoises
Laura D. Williamson, Kate L. Brookes, Beth E. Scott, Isla M. Graham, Gareth Bradbury, Philip Steven Hammond, Paul M. Thompson 
Keywords: Abundance, Acoustics, Availability, C-POD, Density surface modelling, Digital survey, Distance sampling, Harbour porpoise
2016 (21/3)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.546 pp.271-276
(Article)
Enhanced pelagic biomass around coral atolls
Tom B. Letessier, Martin J. Cox, Jessica J. Meeuwig, Philipp H. Boersch-Supan, Andrew Stuart Brierley 
Keywords: Oceanic, Acoustic scatterers, Seamount, Tuna, Reserve, Coral reefsAquatic Science, Ecology, Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
2016 (3)
Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics
vol.21 pp.58-75
(Article)
Model-based distance sampling
Stephen Terrence Buckland, Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, David Louis Borchers 
Keywords: Distance sampling, Line transect sampling, Model-based inference, Point transect sampling
2016 (2/5)
Endangered Species Research
vol.30 pp.95-108
(Article)
Modeling the aggregated exposure and responses of bowhead whales Balaena mysticetus to multiple sources of anthropogenic underwater sound
William T. Ellison, Roberto Racca, Christopher W. Clark, Bill Streever, Adam S. Frankel, Erica Fleishman, Robyn Angliss, Joel Berger, Darlene Ketten, Melania Guerra, Matthias Leu, Megan McKenna, Todd Sformo, Brandon Southall, Robert Suydam, Len Thomas 
Keywords: Arctic, Cumulative effects, Harassment, Incidental take, Marine mammals, Negligible impact
2016 (25/1)
Emu
vol.116 pp.1-8
(Article)
2016 (26/10)
PLoS One
vol.11 
(Article)
Spatial models of abundance and habitat preferences of Commerson’s and Peale’s dolphin in southern Patagonian waters
Natalia A. Dellabianca, Graham J. Pierce, Andrea Raya Rey, Gabriela Scioscia, David Lawrence Miller, Mónica A. Torres, M. Natalia Paso Viola, R. Natalie P. Goodall, Adrián C. M. Schiavini 
Keywords: Medicine(all), Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all), Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
2015
Journal of the American Statistical Association
vol.110 pp.195-204
(Article)
2015

(Book)
Distance sampling
Stephen Terrence Buckland, Eric Rexstad, Tiago A. Marques, Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven 
2015 (12)
Environmental and Ecological Statistics
vol.22 pp.725-737
(Article)
2015 (17/2)
Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution
vol.3 
(Article)
Distribution, abundance, and feeding ecology of baleen whales in Icelandic waters: have recent environmental changes had an effect?
Gisli A Vikingsson, Daniel G Pike, Héðinn Valdimarsson, Anna Schleimer, Thorvaldur Gunnlaugsson, Teresa Silva, Bjarki Þ Elvarsson, Bjarni Mikkelsen, Nils Øien, Geneviève Desportes, Valur Bogason, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Climate change, Finwhale, Common minke whale, Whale abundance, Feeding ecology, Humpback whale, Oceanic warming, Habitat modeling
2015 (1/1)
Journal of Forest Science
vol.61 pp.422-430
(Article)
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 (9)
Journal of Wildlife Management
vol.79 pp.1091-1100
(Article)
2015 (20/3)
PLoS One
vol.10 
(Article)
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
2015 (23/3)
PLoS One
vol.10 
(Article)
The effect of animal movement on line transect estimates of abundance
Richard Glennie, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Len Thomas 
2014 (1)
Statistical Methodology
vol.16 pp.90-99
(Article)
2014 (1/6)
Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics
vol.19 pp.219-239
(Article)
2014 (28/4)
Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics
vol.23 pp.340-360
(Article)
Complex Region Spatial Smoother (CReSS)
Lindesay Alexandra Sarah Scott-Hayward, Monique Lea MacKenzie, Carl Robert Donovan, Cameron Walker,  
Keywords: Geodesic Distance, Local Radial Basis, Thin Plate Splines, Model Averaging
2014
Environmental and Ecological Statistics
vol.21 pp.715-731
(Article)
2014
Condor
vol.116 pp.149-161
(Article)
2014 (6)
American Journal of Primatology
vol.76 pp.515–528
(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 (3)

(Commissioned report)
Seal at-sea distribution, movements and behaviour
Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell 
2013 (5)
Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society
vol.88 pp.287–309
(Article)
Estimating animal population density using passive acoustics
Tiago A. Marques, Len Thomas, Stephen Martin, David Mellinger, Jessica Ward, David Moretti, Danielle Harris, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
2013 (4)
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.4 pp.305-315
(Article)
Fitting complex ecological point process models with integrated nested Laplace approximation
Janine Baerbel Illian, Sara Martino, Sigrunn H. Sørbye, Juan B. Gallego-Fernández, Maria Zunzunegui, M. Paz Esquivias, Justin M. Travis 
Keywords: Marked point patterns, Spatial modelling, Log-Gaussian Cox processes
2013 (25/3)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.478 pp.273–285
(Article)
2013 (20/11)
Movement Ecology
vol.1 
(Article)
2013 (11)
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.4 pp.1001-1010
(Article)
2013
Biometrics
vol.69 pp.703-713
(Article)
Using hidden Markov models to deal with availability bias on line transect surveys
David Louis Borchers, Walter Zucchini, M.P. Heide-Jørgensen, Ana Cañadas, Roland Langrock 
Keywords: Availability bias, Detection hazard, Hidden Markov model, Line transect, Wildlife survey
2012 (21/5)
PLoS One
vol.7 
(Article)
2011

(Other report)
Complex Region Spatial Smoother (CReSS)
Lindesay Alexandra Sarah Scott-Hayward, Monique Lea MacKenzie, Carl Robert Donovan, Cameron Walker,  
Keywords: Geodesic distance, Local radial basis, Thin plate splines, Model averaging
2011
Bird Conservation International
vol.21 pp.477-489
(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 
2010

(Commissioned report)
Density estimation implications of increasing ambient noise on beaked whale click detection and classification
Tiago A. Marques, Jessica Ward, Susan Jarvis, David Moretti, Ronald Morrissey, Nancy DiMarzio, Len Thomas 
2010 (3)
Biometrics
vol.66 pp.169-177
(Article)
2010 (6)
International Journal of Primatology
vol.31 pp.485-499
(Article)
2010
Polar Research
vol.29 pp.198-208
(Article)
The effect of sea-ice loss on beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) in West Greenland
M. P. Heide-Jørgensen, K. L. Laidre, David Louis Borchers, Tiago A. Marques, H. Stern, M. Simon 
Keywords: Beluga, Climate change, Line transect, Sea ice, West Greenland
2009 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.25 pp.35-52
(Article)
Estimating the Barents Sea polar bear subpopulation size
J Aars, Tiago A. Marques, M Andersen, S Belikov, A Boltunov, Stephen Terrence Buckland, O Wiik 
Keywords: Helicopter surveys, Distance sampling, Line transects, Polar bears, Barents Sea, Subpopulation size
2009
NAMMCO Scientific Publications
vol.7 
(Article)
2008 (9)
Bird Conservation International
vol.18 pp.S91-S108
(Article)