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53  (of 53 published available) for Centre for Research into Ecological & Environmental Modelling with keyword Marine mammal clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.35 pp.22-39
(Article)
2018 (2)
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
vol.28 pp.216-230
(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
2018 (1)
Marine Pollution Bulletin
vol.126 pp.1-18
(Review article)
Comparing methods suitable for monitoring marine mammals in low visibility conditions during seismic surveys
Ursula K. Verfuss, Douglas Michael Gillespie, Jonathan Charles David Gordon, Tiago A. Marques, Brianne Miller, Rachael Plunkett, James A. Theriault, Dominic John Tollit, Daniel P. Zitterbart, Philippe Hubert, Len Thomas 
Keywords: Marine mammals, Monitoring methods, Underwater noise, Seismic survey, Detection performance, Low visibility

Marine Mammal Science
vol.34 pp.997-1017
(Article)
2018 (1)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.55 pp.396-404
(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 (2)
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
vol.143 pp.954-967
(Article)
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 

Ecology and Evolution
vol.Early View 
(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

Ecology and Evolution
vol.Early View 
(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
2017 (4)
Ecology and Evolution
vol.7 pp.2101-2111
(Article)
A simulation approach to assessing environmental risk of sound exposure to marine mammals
Carl Robert Donovan, Catriona M Harris, Lorenzo Milazzo, John Harwood, Laura Helen Marshall,  
Keywords: Agent-based models, Grey seal, Harbour porpoise, Risk assessment, Underwater sound
2017 (10/8)
Endangered Species Research
vol.34 pp.149-165
(Article)
Animal Counting Toolkit
Katie Gaut, Rowenna Gryba, Jeffrey Moore, Eric Rexstad, Doug Sandilands, Justin Steventon, Randall Reeves 
Keywords: Abundance, Boat, Bycatch, Capacity, Conservation, Dolphin
2017 (31/1)
Endangered Species Research
vol.33 pp.235-252
(Article)
Assigning stranded bottlenose dolphins to source stocks using stable isotope ratios following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill
A A Hohn, Len Thomas, R. H. Carmichael, J. Litz, C. Clemons-Chevis, S. F. Shippee, C. Sinclair, S. Smith, T. R. Speakman, M. C. Tumlin, E. S. Zolman 
Keywords: Carbon, Gulf of Mexico, Nitrogen, Stock structure, Sulfur, Tursiops truncatusEcology, Nature and Landscape Conservation
2017 (9/1)
Current Biology
vol.27 pp.113-119
(Article)
2017 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.33 pp.59-79
(Article)
2017 (15/6)
Biometrics
vol.73 pp.593-602
(Article)
2017 (12/10)
Conservation Letters
vol.10 pp.588-595
(Letter)
Extinction is imminent for Mexico’s endemic porpoise unless fishery bycatch is eliminated
Barbara L Taylor, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Jeffrey Moore, Armando Jaramillo-Legorreta, Jay M Ver Hoef, Gustavo Cardenas-Hinojosa, Edwyna Nieto-Garcia, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Nicholas Tregenza, Len Thomas, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Extinction, Illegal fishing, Line transect, Phocoena sinus, Totoaba macdonaldi, Vaquita abundance , Passive acoustic monitoring , C-POD
2017 (4)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.33 pp.621-629
(Article)
Individual size, sex and rearing environment impact on aggression in newly weaned seals
Kelly Joanne Robinson, Patrick Pomeroy, Neil Hazon, Simon Moss, Sean Twiss 
Keywords: NERC
2017 (11)
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
vol.142 pp.EL512-EL517
(Article)
Last call: Passive acoustic monitoring shows continued rapid decline of critically endangered vaquita
Len Thomas, Armando Jaramillo-legorreta, Gustavo Cardenas-hinojosa, Edwyna Nieto-garcia, Lorenzo Rojas-bracho, Jay M. Ver Hoef, Jeffrey Moore, Barbara Taylor, Jay Barlow, Nicholas Tregenza 
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 (2)
Conservation Biology
vol.31 pp.183-191
(Article)
Passive acoustic monitoring of the decline of Mexico's critically endangered vaquita
Armando Jaramillo-Legorreta, Gustavo Cardenas-Hinojosa, Edwyna Nieto-Garcia, Lorenzo Rojas-Bracho, Jay Ver Hoef, Jeffrey Moore, Nicholas Tregenza, Jay Barlow, Tim Gerrodette, Len Thomas, Barbara Taylor 
Keywords: Extinction, Phocoena sinus, Population decline, Statistical modeling
2017 (31/1)
Endangered Species Research
vol.33 pp.265-279
(Article)
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 (21/9)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.219 pp.2898-2907
(Article)
Discrimination of fast click series produced by tagged Risso’s dolphins (Grampus griseus) for echolocation or communication
Patricia Arranz Alonso, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Alison Stimpert, Ari Friedlaender, Jeremy Goldbogen, Fleur Visser, John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Peter Lloyd Tyack 
Keywords: Biosonar, Pulsed sound, Buzz, Burst pulse, Jerk, Foraging behavior
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 (8)
Marine Policy
vol.70 pp.58-64
(Article)
2016 (6)
Fisheries Research
vol.178 pp.101-113
(Article)
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 
Keywords: Dolphin abundance, Line-transect, CPUE, Bycatch, Generalized additive model
2016 (3)
Biological Conservation
vol.195 pp.136-145
(Article)
Searching for trends in river dolphin abundance
Jeffrey E. Moore, Catalina Gomez-Salazar, Fernando Trujillo, M Louise Burt 
Keywords: Abundance, Cryptic, Habitat loss, River dolphin, Inia, Sotalia, Amazon, Bayesian methods, Monitoring
2016

(Chapter (peer-reviewed))
The Gulf of Ambracia’s common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)
Joan Gonzalvo, Giancarlo Lauriano, Philip Steven Hammond, Karine A Viaud-Martinez, Maria Cristina Fossi, Ada Natoli, Letizia Marsili 
Keywords: Bottlenose dolphin, Tursiops truncatus, Photo-identification, Site-fidelity, Abundance estimate
2016
pp.399-407
(Conference contribution)
The challenges of analyzing behavioral response study data
Catriona M Harris, Len Thomas, Dinara Sadykova, Stacy Lynn De Ruiter, Peter Lloyd Tyack, Brandon L. Southall, Andrew J. Read, Patrick Miller 
Keywords: Sonar, Cetaceans, Change-point, Dose-response, State-space modelling
2016 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.32 pp.400-408
(Article)
The difference between night and day
Ross Culloch, Patrick Pomeroy, S.D. Twiss 
Keywords: NERC
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 (2)
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography
vol.112 pp.143-157
(Article)
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 budget
2015

(Commissioned report)
2015 (6)
Biological Conservation
vol.186 pp.149-157
(Article)
Mitigation of vessel-strike mortality of endangered Bryde's whales in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand
Rochelle Constantine, Mark Johnson, Leena Riekkola, Stephanie Jervis, Lily Kozmian-Ledward, Todd Dennis, Leigh G. Torres, Natacha Aguilar de Soto 
Keywords: Vessel collision, Balaenoptera edeni, Bryde's whale, DTAG, Conservation, Mitigation
2015 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.31 pp.298–321
(Article)
Recommendations for photo-identification methods used in capture-recapture models with cetaceans
Kim Urian, A Gorgone, Andrew J Read, Brian Balmer, Randall S Wells, Per Berggren, John W Durban, Tomo Eguchi, Will Rayment, Philip Steven Hammond 
Keywords: Capture-recapture, Mark-recapture, Photo-identification, Abundance, Population size estimates
2015 (1)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.31 pp.133-154
(Article)
Trends in bowhead whales in West Greenland
S.L. Rekdal, R.G. Hansen, David Louis Borchers, L. Bachmann, K.L. Laidre, O. Wiig, N.H. Nielsen, S. Fossette, O. Tervo, M.P. Heide-Jørgensen 
Keywords: Hidden Markov Models, Aerial surveys, Capture-recapture, Arctic, Genetics, Bowhead whale, Balaena mysticetus, Disko Bay, Abundance
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 (13/3)
Scientific Reports
vol.4 
(Article)
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 
Keywords: Antarctic sea-ice, Abundance, Extent, Ocean, Krill, Ecosystem, Shelf, Edge
2014 (21/7)
Current Biology
vol.24 pp.R638-R639
(Article)
Marine mammals trace anthropogenic structures at sea
Debbie JF Russell, Sophie Brasseur, David Thompson, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Vincent Janik, Geert Aarts, Brett Thomas McClintock, Jason Matthiopoulos, Simon Moss, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: NERC
2014 (3)
Ecography
vol.37 pp.212-220
(Article)
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 
Keywords: Marine systems, Range maps, Density maps, Marine mammal habitats, Species richness, Conservation
2014 (7)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.30 pp.923–938
(Article)
2014
Polarforschung
vol.83 pp.47-61
(Article)
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 (27/1)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.496 pp.99-108
(Article)
Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals.
Leslie Frances New, James Clark, Daniel Costa, Erica Fleishman, Mark Hindell, Tin Klanjšček, David Lusseau, Scott Kraus, Clive McMahon, Patrick Robinson, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa Schwartz, Samantha Simmons, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, John Harwood 
Keywords: Kalman filter, Mirounga leonina, Population consequences of disturbance , State-space model, Telemetry data
2013 (3)
ICES Journal of Marine Science

(Article)
2012 (7/5)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.453 pp.227-240
(Article)
2010 (3)
Biometrics
vol.66 pp.169-177
(Article)
2009

(Commissioned report)
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 (10)
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography
vol.56 pp.2068-2079
(Article)