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    • Estimating resource acquisition and at-sea body condition of a marine predator 

      Schick, Robert Schilling; New, Leslie; Thomas, Len; Costa, Daniel; Hindell, Mark; McMahon, Clive; Robinson, Patrick; Simmons, Samantha; Thums, Michele; Harwood, John; Clark, James (2013) - Journal article
      (1) Body condition plays a fundamental role in many ecological and evolutionary processes at a variety of scales and across a broad range of animal taxa. An understanding of how body condition changes at fine spatial and ...
    • Pelagic movements of pacific leatherback turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) reveal the complex role of prey and ocean currents 

      Schick, Robert Schilling; Roberts, Jason; Eckert, Scott; Clark, James; Bailey, Helen; Chai, Fei; Shi, Li; Halpin, Patrick (2013-11-20) - Journal article
      Background: Leatherback turtles are renowned for their trans-oceanic migrations. However, despite numerous movement studies, the precise drivers of movement patterns in leatherbacks remain elusive. Many previous studies ...
    • Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals. 

      New, Leslie Frances; Clark, James; Costa, Daniel; Fleishman, Erica; Hindell, Mark; Klanjšček, Tin; Lusseau, David; Kraus, Scott; McMahon, Clive; Robinson, Patrick; Schick, Robert Schilling; Schwartz, Lisa; Simmons, Samantha; Thomas, Len; Tyack, Peter Lloyd; Harwood, John (2014-01-27) - Journal article
      Environmental changes (a type of disturbance) are altering the habitat of southern elephant seals Mirounga leonina, an apex marine predator in the Southern Ocean. As a result, individuals may shift their behaviour, spending ...