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Accounting for preferential sampling in species distribution models Maria Grazia Pennino, Iosu Paradinas, Janine Baerbel Illian, Facundo Muñoz, José María Bellido, Antonio López-Quílez, David Conesa
2019
Effect of temporal and spatial resolution on identification of fishing activities in small-scale fisheries using pots and traps Tania Mendo, Sophie Caroline Smout, Tommaso Russo, Lorenzo D’Andrea, Mark Andrew James

Spatial variability in total and organic mercury levels in Antarctic krill Euphausia superba across the Scotia Sea José Seco, José C. Xavier, João P. Coelho, Bárbara Pereira, Geraint Tarling, Miguel A. Pardal, Paco Bustamante, Gabriele Stowasser, Andrew Stuart Brierley, Maria E. Pereira
2019
Understanding species distribution in dynamic populations Andrea Soriano-Redondo, Stuart Bearhop, Geoff M. Hilton, Leigh Lock, Andrew Stanbury, Stephen Votier, Janine Baerbel Illian

Assessing cetacean surveys throughout the Mediterranean Sea Laura Mannocci, Jason J. Roberts, Patrick N. Halpin, Matthieu Authier, Oliver Boisseau, Mohamed Nejmeddine Bradai, Ana Cañadas, Carla Chicote, Léa David, Nathalie Di-Méglio, Caterina M. Fortuna, Alexandros Frantzis, Manel Gazo, Philip Steven Hammond, Draško Holcer, Kristin Kaschner, Dani Kerem, Giancarlo Lauriano, Tim Lewis, Giuseppe Notarbartolo di Sciara, Simone Panigada, Juan Antonio Raga, Aviad Scheinin, Vincent Ridoux, Adriana Vella, Joseph Vella

Basin-scale distribution of harbour porpoises in the Baltic Sea provides basis for effective conservation actions Ida Carlén, Len Thomas, Julia Carlström, Mats Amundin, Jonas Teilmann, Nick Tregenza, Jakob Tougaard, Jens C. Koblitz, Signe Sveegaard, Daniel Wennerberg, Olli Loisa, Michael Dähne, Katharina Brundiers, Monika Kosecka, Line Anker Kyhn, Cinthia Tiberi Ljungqvist, Iwona Pawliczka, Radomil Koza, Bartlomiej Arciszewski, Anders Galatius, Martin Jabbusch, Jussi Laaksonlaita, Jussi Niemi, Sami Lyytinen, Anja Gallus, Harald Benke, Penina Blankett, Krzysztof E. Skóra, Alejandro Acevedo-Gutiérrez
2018
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
2018
Density estimation of sound-producing terrestrial animals using single automatic acoustic recorders and distance sampling Esther Sebastián-González, Richard Joseph Camp, Ann M. Tanimoto, Priscilla M. de Oliveira, Bruna B. Lima, Tiago A. Marques, Patrick J. Hart
2018
Distribution and abundance of beaked whales (Family Ziphiidae) off Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, U.S.A. McLellan W. A. , R. McClarney, E.W. Cummings, Andrew J. Read, Charles G. M. Paxton, Joel T. Bell, A.E. Pabst

Fin whale density and distribution estimation using acoustic bearings derived from sparse arrays Danielle Harris, Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds, Julia A. Vernon, Len Thomas
2018
Fine-scale depth structure of pelagic communities throughout the global ocean based on acoustic sound scattering layers Roland Hudson Proud, Martin Cox, Camille Melanie Marie-Anne Le Guen, Andrew Stuart Brierley
2018
From siphonophores to deep scattering layers: uncertainty ranges for the estimation of global mesopelagic fish biomass Roland Hudson Proud, Nils Olav Handegard, Rudy Kloser, Martin Cox, Andrew Stuart Brierley

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

Identifying prognostic structural features in tissue sections of colon cancer patients using point pattern analysis Peter David Caie, Janine Baerbel Illian, Ben C. Stevenson, Anne Savage, David James Harrison, James L. Brown

Modelling the broadband propagation of marine mammal echolocation clicks for click-based population density estimates Alexander von Benda-Beckmann, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Michael Ainslie
2018
Phylogenetic relationships in southern African Bryde's whales inferred from mitochondrial DNA Philip Steven Hammond, Vic G Cockcroft, Peter B Best, Meredith Thornton, Jefferson Alden Graves
2018
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,
2018
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
2018
Addressing uncertainty in marine resource management; combining community engagement and tracking technology to characterize human behavior Kristian Metcalfe, Tim Collins, Kirsten E. Abernethy, Richard Boumba, Jean-Claude Dengui, Ricky Miyalou, Richard J. Parnell, Kate E. Plummer, Debbie JF Russell, Gilbert Koumba Safou, Dominic Tilley, Rachel A. Turner, Hilde Vanleeuwe, Matthew J. Witt, Brendan J. Godley
2017
Attributing changes in the distribution of species abundance to weather variables using the example of British breeding birds Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, David Andrew Elston, Phil Harrison, Mark Brewer, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Alison Johnston, Simon Foster, James Pearce-Higgins
2017
Distance sampling detection functions David Louis Borchers, Martin James Cox
2017
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
2017
Estimates of local biodiversity change over time stand up to scrutiny Mark Vellend, Maria Dornelas, Lander Baeten, Robin Beauséjour, Carissa D. Brown, Pieter De Frenne, Sarah C. Elmendorf, Nicholas J Gotelli, Faye Helen Moyes, Isla H. Myers-Smith, Anne Magurran, Brian J. McGill, Hideyasu Shimadzu,
2017
Estimating cetacean density and abundance in the Central and Western Mediterranean Sea through aerial surveys Simone Panigada, Giancarlo Lauriano, Greg Donovan, Nino Pierantonio, Ana Cañadas, José Antonio Vázquez, M Louise Burt
2017
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
From distance sampling to spatial capture-recapture David Louis Borchers, Tiago A. Marques
2017
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
2017
Mediterranean mesocarnivores in spatially structured managed landscapes Gonçalo Curveira-Santos, Tiago A. Marques, Mats Björklund, Margarida Santos-Reis
2017
Prevalence of multimodal species abundance distributions is linked to spatial and taxonomic breadth Laura Ines Henriques Antao, Sean R Connolly, Anne Magurran, Amadeu Soares, Maria Dornelas
2017
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
2017
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
2017
Spatial distribution of citizen science casuistic observations for different taxonomic groups Patrícia Tiago, Ana Ceia-Hasse, Tiago A. Marques, César Capinha, Henrique M. Pereira

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

True’s beaked whale (Mesoplodon mirus) in Macaronesia Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Vidal Martin, Monica Silva, Roland Edler, Cristel Reyes, Manuel Carrillo, Agustina Schiavi, Talia Morales, Belen García-Ovide, Anna Sanchez-Mora, Nerea Garcia-Tavero, Lisa Steiner, Michael Scheer, Roland Gockel, Dylan Walker, Enrico Villa, Petra Szlama, Ida K. Eriksson, Marisa Tejedor, Monica Perez-Gil, João Quaresma, Wojtek Bachara, Emma Louise Carroll
2017
Updated Seal Usage Maps: The Estimated at-sea Distribution of Grey and Harbour Seals Debbie JF Russell, Esther Lane Jones, Chris Morris
2017
Whale distribution in a breeding area Daniel Danilewicz, Philip Steven Hammond, Len Thomas, Alexandre N Zerbini
2017
A new insight for monitoring ungulates Ana M. Valente, Tiago A. Marques, Carlos Fonseca, Rita Tinoco Torres
2016
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
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
2016
Dynamic habitat corridors for marine predators Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Steven Benjamins, Simon Moss, Ben Wilson, David Thompson
2016
Enhanced pelagic biomass around coral atolls Tom B. Letessier, Martin J. Cox, Jessica J. Meeuwig, Philipp H. Boersch-Supan, Andrew Stuart Brierley
2016
From physiology to policy Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Sascha Kate Hooker, Saana Isojunno, Mark Johnson, Patrick Miller, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Paul Wensveen, Carl Robert Donovan, Catriona M Harris, Danielle Harris, Laura Helen Marshall, Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, Rocio Prieto, Len Thomas
2016
Going off grid Daniel Simpson, Janine Baerbel Illian, Finn Lindgren, Sigrunn Sørbye , Haavard Rue
2016
Identifying multispecies synchrony in response to environmental covariates Ruth King, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Mike P. Toms
2016
Lianas and soil nutrients predict fine-scale distribution of above-ground biomass in a tropical moist forest Alicia Ledo, Janine Baerbel Illian, Stefan A. Schnitzer, S. Joseph Wright, James W. Dalling, David F. R. P. Burslem
2016
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
2016
Novel application of a quantitative spatial comparison tool to species distribution data Esther Lane Jones, Luke Edward Rendell, Enrico Pirotta, Jed Long
2016
Purse-seine vessels as platforms for monitoring the population status of dolphin species in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean Cleridy E. Lennert-Cody, Mark N. Maunder, Paul C. Fiedler, Mihoko Minami, Tim Gerrodette, Jeremy Rusin, Carolina V. Minte-Vera, Michael Scott, Stephen Terrence Buckland
2016
Spatial capture-recapture models David Louis Borchers, R.M. Fewster
2016
Using hierarchical centering to facilitate a reversible jump MCMC algorithm for random effects models Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, R. King , Stephen Terrence Buckland, Monique Lea MacKenzie, K. O. Evans, L. W Burger Jr.
2016
Using species proportions to quantify turnover in biodiversity Joyce Yuan , Stephen Terrence Buckland, Phil Harrison, Sergey Foss, Alison Johnston
2016
A changepoint analysis of spatio-temporal point processes Linda Altieri, E. Marian Scott, Daniela Cocchi, Janine Baerbel Illian
2015
A method for identifying Sound Scattering Layers and extracting key characteristics Roland Hudson Proud, Martin James Cox, S. Wotherspoon, Andrew Stuart Brierley
2015
Adapting to a warmer ocean – seasonal shift of baleen whale movements over three decades Christian Ramp, Julian Delarue, Per J Palsbøll, Richard Sears, Philip Steven Hammond
2015
Beyond climate envelopes Debbie JF Russell, Sarah Wanless, Yvonne Collingham, Barbara Anderson, Colin Beale, James Reid, Brian Huntley, Keith Hamer
2015
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
2015
Estimating consumption to biomass ratio in non-stationary harvested fish populations Ruben H. Roa-Ureta, David Louis Borchers, Andrés C. Milessi, Mauricio A. Barrientos
2015
Expert elicitation of seasonal abundance of North Atlantic right whales Eubalaena glacialis in the mid-Atlantic Cornelia Sabrina Oedekoven, Erica Fleishman, Philip Hamilton, James S. Clark, Robert Schilling Schick
2015
Fewer but not smaller schools in declining fish and krill populations Andrew Stuart Brierley, Martin James Cox
2015
Inter-annual and seasonal trends in cetacean distribution, density and abundance off southern California G.S. Campbell, Len Thomas, K. Whitaker, A.B. Douglas, J. Calambokidis, J.A. Hildebrand
2015
Patterns of space use in sympatric marine colonial predators reveals scales of spatial partitioning Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell, Sophie Caroline Smout, Philip Steven Hammond, Callan David Duck, Christopher Morris, David Thompson, Debbie JF Russell, cecile vincent, michelle cronin, Ruth Jemma Sharples, jason matthiopoulos
2015
Predicting future European breeding distributions of British seabird species under climate change and unlimited/no dispersal scenarios Debbie JF Russell, Sarah Wanless, Yvonne C. Collingham, Brian Huntley, Keith C. Hamer
2015
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
2015
Sperm whale echolocation behaviour reveals a directed, prior-based search strategy informed by prey distribution A. Fais, Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Mark Johnson, C. Pérez-González, Patrick Miller, P.T. Madsen
2015
Stuck between a rock and a hard place S. Hansson, T. Didrikas, E. Gorokhova, H. Peltonen, Andrew Stuart Brierley, M. Lehtiniemi
2015
Assessing trends in biodiversity over space and time using the example of British breeding birds Phil Harrison, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Joyce Yuan , David Andrew Elston, M.J. Brewer, A. Johnston, J.W. Pearce-Higgins
2014
Counting whales in a challenging, changing environment N. Kelly, O. Boebel, A. S. Friedlaender, H. Herr, K. -H. Kock, L. S. Lehnert, T. Maksym, J. Roberts, M. Scheidat, U. Siebert, Andrew Stuart Brierley
2014
Integrating aerial and ship surveys of marine birds into a combined density surface model Kristopher Winiarski, M Louise Burt, Eric Rexstad, David Lawrence Miller, Carol Trocki, Peter Paton, Scott McWilliams
2014
Occurrence, distribution and abundance of cetaceans in Onslow Bay, North Carolina, USA Andrew, J. Read, S. Barco, J. Bell, David Louis Borchers, M Louise Burt, E.W. Cummings, J. Dunn, J. Fougeres, L. Hazen, L.E. Williams-Hodge, A-M. Laura, R.J. McAlarney, P. Nilsson, D.A. Pabst, Charles G. M. Paxton, S.Z. Schneider, Kim Urian, D.M. Waples, W.A. McLellan
2014
Prioritizing global marine mammal habitats using density maps in place of range maps Joanna Grand, Sascha Kate Hooker, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Randall R. Reeves, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Doug Sandilands, Kristin Kaschner
2014
Seal at-sea distribution, movements and behaviour Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell
2014
Spatial variation in maximum dive depth in gray seals in relation to foraging. Theoni Photopoulou, Mike Fedak, Len Thomas, Jason Matthiopoulos
2014
Statistical ecology comes of age Olivier Gimenez, Stephen Terrence Buckland, Byron J. T. Morgan, Nicolas Bez, Sophie Bertrand, Remi Choquet, Stephane Dray, Marie-Pierre Etienne, Rachel Fewster, Frederic Gosselin, Bastien Merigot, Pascal Monestiez, Juan M. Morales, Frederic Mortier, Francois Munoz, Otso Ovaskainen, Sandrine Pavoine, Roger Pradel, Frank M. Schurr, Len Thomas, Wilfried Thuiller, Verena Trenkel, Perry de Valpine, Eric Rexstad
2014
The response of otters to environmental changes imposed by the construction of large dams Nuno M. Pedroso, Tiago A. Marques, Margarida Santos-Reis
2014
Towards collective circum-antarctic passive acoustic monitoring I. Van Opzeeland, F. Samaran, K.M. Stafford, K. Findlay, J. Gedamke, Danielle Harris, B.S. Miller
2014
Cetacean abundance and distribution in European Atlantic shelf waters to inform conservation and management Philip Steven Hammond, Kelly Macleod, Per Berggren, David Louis Borchers, M Louise Burt, Ana Cañadas, Genevieve Desportes, Greg P Donovan, Anita Gilles, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, Lex Hiby, Iwona Kuklik, Russell Leaper, Kristina Lehnert, Mardik Leopold, Philip Lovell, Nils Øien, Charles G. M. Paxton, Vincent Ridoux, Emer Rogan, Filipa Isabel Pereira Samarra, Meike Scheidat, Marina Sequeira, Ursula Siebert, Henrik Skov, Mark Tasker, Jonas Teilmann, Olivier Van Canneyt, José Antonio Vázquez
2013
Characterisation and expression of calpain family members in relation to nutritional status, diet composition and flesh texture in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata) Cristina Salmeron, Daniel Garcia de la Serrana Castillo, Vanesa Jimenez-Amilburu, Ramon Fontanillas, Isabel Navarro, Ian Alistair Johnston, Joaquim Gutierrez, Encarnacion Capilla
2013
Local and regional rarity in a diverse tropical fish assemblage A Hercos, M Sobansky, H Queiroz, Anne Magurran
2013
Spatial models for distance sampling data David Lawrence Miller, M Louise Burt, Eric Rexstad, Len Thomas
2013
Uncovering the links between foraging and breeding regions in a highly mobile mammal Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell, David Thompson, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, John Harwood, Jason Matthiopoulos
2013
Challenges in predicting invasive reservoir hosts of emerging pathogens Bethan V. Purse, Philipp Graeser, Kate Searle, Colin Edwards, Catriona M Harris
2012
Global coverage of cetacean line-transect surveys Kristin Kaschner, Catriona M Harris
2012
Harbour porpoise habitat preferences Saana Isojunno, Jason Matthiopoulos,
2012
How selection structures species abundance distributions Anne Magurran, Peter A. Henderson
2012
Reasons for the invasive success of a guppy (Poecilia reticulata) population in Trinidad Eva-Maria Willing, Margarete Hoffmann, Christine Dreyer, Indar Ramnarine, Anne Magurran
2012
Double-observer line transect methods Stephen Terrence Buckland, Jeffrey L. Laake, David Louis Borchers
2010
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
2010
A critical review of the literature on population modelling Abigail Cabrelli, John Harwood, Jason Matthiopoulos, Leslie Frances New, Len Thomas
2009