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81  (of 81 published available) for Centre for Research into Ecological & Environmental Modelling with keyword Seal clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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2019 (30/1)
Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry
vol.33 pp.176-184
(Article)
Changes in stable isotope compositions during fasting in phocid seals
sarah habran, France Damseaux, Patrick Pomeroy, Cathy Debier, Dan Crocker, Gilles Lepoint, Krishna Das 
Keywords: Stable isotopes, Seal, Lactation, Post-weaning fast, ReproductionNERC
2019 (21/1)

(Commissioned report)
EIRPHOT : A critical assessment of Wales’ grey seal ( Halichoerus grypus ) photo - identification database .
Izzy Langley, Tom Stringell, Ceri Morris, Lex Hiby, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: NERC
2018 (3)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.55 pp.684-693
(Article)
Harbour seals avoid tidal turbine noise
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Paul Lepper, Jim Elliott, Ben Wilson, Steven Benjamins, David Thompson 
Keywords: Collision risk, Marine mammals, Avoidance, Renewable energy, Pinnipeds, Marine spatial planning, Underwater noise, Tidal turbines, Behavioural responsesNERC
2018 (1)
Oikos
vol.127 pp.134-146
(Article)
2018 (4)
Acta Oecologica
vol.88 pp.41-51
(Article)
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,  
Keywords: Predictability, Resource subsidy, Coastal, Carcass, Pinniped, Relative standard error, ScavengerNERC
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 (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

(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
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 (12)
Animal Behaviour
vol.134 pp.167-175
(Article)

Scientific Reports
vol.7 
(Article)
Intrinsic and extrinsic factors drive ontogeny of early-life at-sea behaviour in a marine top predator
Matthew Ian Daniel Carter, Debbie JF Russell, Clinton John Blight, David Thompson, Philip J. Hosegood,  
Keywords: NERC
2017 (11/10)
vol.8 
(Commissioned report)
Modelling harbour seal movements
Bernie J McConnell, Sophie Caroline Smout, Mick Wu 
Keywords: Individual based model , Seals, TelemetryScottish Government
2017 (31/5)
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
vol.284 
(Article)
2017 (23/11)
Scientific Reports
vol.7 
(Article)
Rapid changes in Atlantic grey seal milk from birth to weaning – immune factors and indicators of metabolic strain
Amanda D. Lowe, Sami Bawazeer, David G. Watson, Suzanne McGill, Richard J.S. Burchmore, Patrick Pomeroy, Malcolm W. Kennedy 
Keywords: NERC
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
2017 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.54 pp.1930-1940
(Article)
Seals and shipping
Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Sophie Caroline Smout, Joseph Onoufriou, Nathan Merchant, Kate Brookes, David Thompson 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Spatial overlap, AIS, Telemetry, Acoustic propagation, Marine stressor, MSFD, Noise pollution, UncertaintyNERC
2017 (15/1)
Marine Pollution Bulletin
vol.114 pp.372-383
(Article)
Shipping noise in a dynamic sea
F. Chen, G. I. Shapiro, K. A. Bennett, S. N. Ingram, David Thompson, C. Vincent, Debbie JF Russell, C. B. Embling 
Keywords: Anthropogenic noise, Marine animals, Sound propagation, Acoustic modelling, Ocean frontsNERC
2017 (21/12)

(Commissioned report)
2017
vol.OESEA-15-65 
(Commissioned report)
2016 (8)

(Commissioned report)
2016 (12)
Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology
vol.202 pp.859-868
(Article)
Aerial low frequency hearing in captive and free-ranging harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) using auditory brainstem responses
Klaus Lucke, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Kerstin Ternes, Bernie J McConnell, Simon Moss, Debbie JF Russell, Heike Weber, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: Harbour seal , Phoca vitulina, Hearing, ABR, Low-frequencyNERC
2016 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.53 pp.1642-1652
(Article)
Avoidance of wind farms by harbour seals is limited to pile driving activities
Debbie JF Russell, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson, Vincent Janik, Philip Steven Hammond, Lindesay Alexandra Sarah Scott-Hayward, Jason Matthiopoulos, Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Complex Region Spatial Smoother, Disturbance, Marine renewables, Marine spatial planning, Pinnipeds, Renewable energy, Spatially Adaptive Local Smoothing Algorithm, Spatially adaptive smoothing , Underwater noiseNERC, BEIS/DECC, Scottish Government
2016 (17/8)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.219 pp.2458-2468
(Article)
2016 (5)
Aquatic Mammals
vol.42 pp.137-143
(Article)
Cannibalism by a male grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) in the North Sea
Amanda Bishop, Patrick Pomeroy, Sean Twiss 
Keywords: NERC
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 (15/12)

(Commissioned report)
Fine-scale harbour seal at-sea usage around Orkney and the North coast of Scotland
Esther Lane Jones, Sophie Caroline Smout, Clinton John Blight, Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016

(Commissioned report)
2016 (6)

(Commissioned report)
Harbour Seal Decline - vital rates and drivers
Monica Arso Civil, Sophie Caroline Smout, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Joseph Onoufriou, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Nicholas Davison, Caroline Cummings, Patrick Pomeroy, Bernie J McConnell, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Harbour seal, Population Dynamics, Population decline, Bayesian approach, Photo-identification, TelemetryScottish Government, NERC
2016

(Commissioned report)
2016

(Other report)
Independent estimates of grey seal population size: 2008 and 2014
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS
2016

(Commissioned report)
Investigations into the interactions between harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) and vessels in the inner Moray Firth
Joseph Onoufriou, Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016

(Other report)
Marine Strategy Framework Directive. Estimating the European Grey Seal population
Debbie JF Russell, Nora Nell Hanson, Len Thomas 
Keywords: SCOS
2016
vol.OESEA - 14 - 47  
(Commissioned report)
2016 (1/1)
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
vol.875 pp.425-430
(Article)
Multiple-pulse sounds and seals: results of a harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) telemetry study during windfarm construction
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell, David Thompson, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: NERC
2016 (26/10)
Movement Ecology
vol.4 
(Review article)
2016 (20/5)
Aquatic Mammals
vol.42 pp.144-161
(Article)
2016 (14/10)

(Commissioned report)
Population scaling in 5 km x 5 km grey and harbour seal usage maps. Note to Scottish Government MMSS/002/15
Esther Lane Jones, Chris Morris, Sophie Caroline Smout, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Scottish Government
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 (5)
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
vol.88 pp.295-310
(Article)
Adiponectin and insulin in gray seals during suckling and fasting
J. Hughes, S. Stamatas, S. Brand, N.L. Foster, S.E.W. Moss, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: NERC
2015 (13/1)
Ocean Science
vol.11 pp.83-91
(Article)
An alternative method for correcting fluorescence quenching
Christophe Guinet, Marthan Bester, Andrew Stuart Brierley, Lars Boehme 
2015 (15/9)
Journal of Unmanned Vehicle Systems
vol.3 pp.102-113
(Article)
2015 (7/5)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.527 pp.247-259
(Article)
2015 (8)
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
vol.69 pp.1383-1394
(Article)
Conspecific recognition and aggression reduction to familiars in newly weaned, socially plastic mammals
Kelly Joanne Robinson, Sean Twiss, Neil Hazon, Simon Moss, Mike Lonergan, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: Aggression, Grey seal, Mammal, Oxytocin, Pinniped, RecognitionNERC
2015 (3)
Methods in Ecology and Evolution
vol.6 pp.278-288
(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

(Commissioned report)
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 budgetBEIS/DECC, NERC
2015

(Commissioned report)
2015 (23/12)
PLoS One
vol.10 
(Article)
Maternal oxytocin is linked to close mother-infant proximity in grey seals (Halichoerus grypus)
Kelly Joanne Robinson, Sean D. Twiss, Neil Hazon, Patrick Pomeroy 
Keywords: NERC
2015 (27/8)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.534 pp.235-249
(Article)
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 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Density estimation, Propagating uncertainty, Species distribution, Telemetry, Area-based conservation
2015

(Commissioned report)
Produce, publish and maintain seal usage maps with confidence intervals. Report to Marine Scotland MMSS/001/11 MR 5.1
Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell, Carol Elizabeth Sparling, Jason Matthiopoulos 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2015

(Other report)
Review of parameters of grey seal pup production model
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS
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 (10)
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
vol.69 
(Article)
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 (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, BEIS/DECC
2014 (1)
Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology
vol.450 pp.30–39
(Article)
2014 (1)
ICES Journal of Marine Science
vol.71 pp.81-89
(Article)
2014 (3)

(Commissioned report)
Seal at-sea distribution, movements and behaviour
Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell 
2014 (7)
Marine Mammal Science
vol.30 pp.923–938
(Article)
2014 (9)
ICES Journal of Marine Science
vol.71 pp.1913-1920
(Article)
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 (1/4)
Ecology
vol.94 pp.838-849
(Article)
2013
Journal of Animal Ecology
vol.82 pp.1300-1315
(Article)
Estimating resource acquisition and at-sea body condition of a marine predator
Robert Schilling Schick, Leslie New, Len Thomas, Daniel Costa, Mark Hindell, Clive McMahon, Patrick Robinson, Samantha Simmons, Michele Thums, John Harwood, James Clark 
Keywords: Resource acquisition, Bayesian, Elephant seals, Markov chain Monte Carlo, Satellite telemetry, State-space model, Body condition, Año Nuevo, Macquarie Island
2013
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.484 pp.287-301
(Article)
2013 (1/7)
Physiological and Biochemical Zoology
vol.86 pp.441-450
(Article)
2013 (15/3)
Journal of Experimental Biology
vol.216 pp.984-991
(Article)
The role of glucocorticoids in naturally fasting grey seal (Halichoerus grypus) pups
Mike Fedak, Simon E W Moss, Patrick Pomeroy, John R Speakman, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: cortisol , body composition, deuterium dilution
2013 (1)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.50 pp.499-509
(Article)
2012 (8)
Ecological Monographs
vol.82 pp.335-349
(Article)
2012 (21/5)
PLoS One
vol.7 
(Article)
2012 (16/11)
PLoS One
vol.7 
(Article)