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    • After the ice : Lateglacial and Holocene landforms and landscape evolution in Scotland 

      Ballantyne, Colin K. (2018-05-15) - Journal article
      During Lateglacial cold periods, permafrost developed throughout Scotland, sediment-mantled slopes were extensively modified by solifluction and other forms of periglacial mass movement, large-scale sorted patterned ground ...
    • Allometric growth in reef-building corals 

      Dornelas, Maria; Madin, Joshua S.; Baird, Andrew H.; Connolly, Sean R. (2017-03-29) - Journal article
      Predicting demographic rates is a critical part of forecasting the future of ecosystems under global change. Here, we test if growth rates can be predicted from morphological traits for a highly diverse group of colonial ...
    • The decision to move : response times, neuronal circuits and sensory memory in a simple vertebrate 

      Roberts, Alan; Borisyuk, Roman; Buhl, Edgar; Ferrario, Andrea; Koutsikou, Stella; Li, Wen-Chang; Soffe, Stephen R. (2019-03) - Journal item
      All animals use sensory systems to monitor external events and have to decide whether to move. Response times are long and variable compared to reflexes, and fast escape movements. The complexity of adult vertebrate brains ...
    • Denial of long-term issues with agriculture on tropical peatlands will have devastating consequences 

      Wijedasa, Lahiru S.; Jauhiainen, Jyrki; Könönen, Mari; Lampela, Maija; Vasander, Harri; Leblanc, Marie Claire; Evers, Stephanie; Smith, Thomas E.L.; Yule, Catherine M.; Varkkey, Helena; Lupascu, Massimo; Parish, Faizal; Singleton, Ian; Clements, Gopalasamy R.; Aziz, Sheema Abdul; Harrison, Mark E.; Cheyne, Susan; Anshari, Gusti Z.; Meijaard, Erik; Goldstein, Jenny E.; Waldron, Susan; Hergoualc'h, Kristell; Dommain, Rene; Frolking, Steve; Evans, Christopher D.; Posa, Mary Rose C.; Glaser, Paul H.; Suryadiputra, Nyoman; Lubis, Reza; Santika, Truly; Padfield, Rory; Kurnianto, Sofyan; Hadisiswoyo, Panut; Lim, Teck Wyn; Page, Susan E.; Gauci, Vincent; Van Der Meer, Peter J.; Buckland, Helen; Garnier, Fabien; Samuel, Marshall K.; Choo, Liza Nuriati Lim Kim; O'Reilly, Patrick; Suksuwan, Surin; Sumarga, Elham; Jain, Anuj; Laurance, William F.; Couwenberg, John; Joosten, Hans; Vernimmen, Ronald; Hooijer, Aljosja; Malins, Chris; Cochrane, Mark A.; Perumal, Balu; Siegert, Florian; Peh, Kelvin S.H.; Comeau, Louis Pierre; Verchot, Louis; Harvey, Charles F.; Cobb, Alex; Jaafar, Zeehan; Wösten, Henk; Manuri, Solichin; Müller, Moritz; Giesen, Wim; Phelps, Jacob; Yong, Ding Li; Silvius, Marcel; Wedeux, Béatrice M.M.; Hoyt, Alison; Osaki, Mitsuru; Hirano, Takashi; Takahashi, Hidenori; Kohyama, Takashi S.; Haraguchi, Akira; Nugroho, Nunung P.; Coomes, David A.; Quoi, Le Phat; Dohong, Alue; Gunawan, Haris; Gaveau, David L.A.; Langner, Andreas; Lim, Felix K.S.; Edwards, David P.; Giam, Xingli; Van Der Werf, Guido; Carmenta, Rachel; Verwer, Caspar C.; Gibson, Luke; Gandois, Laure; Graham, Laura Linda Bozena; Regalino, Jhanson; Wich, Serge A.; Rieley, Jack; Kettridge, Nicholas; Brown, Chloe; Pirard, Romain; Moore, Sam; Capilla, B. Ripoll; Ballhorn, Uwe; Ho, Hua Chew; Hoscilo, Agata; Lohberger, Sandra; Evans, Theodore A.; Yulianti, Nina; Blackham, Grace; Onrizal; Husson, Simon; Murdiyarso, Daniel; Pangala, Sunita; Cole, Lydia E.S.; Tacconi, Luca; Segah, Hendrik; Tonoto, Prayoto; Lee, Janice S.H.; Schmilewski, Gerald; Wulffraat, Stephan; Putra, Erianto Indra; Cattau, Megan E.; Clymo, R. S.; Morrison, Ross; Mujahid, Aazani; Miettinen, Jukka; Liew, Soo Chin; Valpola, Samu; D'Arcy, Laura; Gerding, Michiel; Sundari, Siti; Thornton, Sara A.; Kalisz, Barbara; Chapman, Stephen J.; Su, Ahmad Suhaizi Mat; Basuki, Imam; Itoh, Masayuki; Traeholt, Carl; Sloan, Sean; Sayok, Alexander K.; Andersen, Roxane (2017-03) - Journal item
    • Do European agri-environment measures help reduce herbicide use? Evidence from viticulture in France 

      Kuhfuss, Laure; Subervie, Julie (2018-07-01) - Journal article
      Agri-environmental schemes (AES) are a central component of the European environmental policy, but few of these schemes have been carefully evaluated and doubts are often expressed about their effectiveness. We use original ...
    • The effect of aggregation on visibility in open water 

      Ruxton, Graeme D.; Johnsen, Sönke (2016-09-28) - Journal article
      Aggregation is a common life-history trait in open-water taxa. Qualitative understanding of how aggregation by prey influences their encounter rates with predators is critical for understanding pelagic predator-prey ...
    • Effects of age and reproductive status on individual foraging site fidelity in a long-lived marine predator 

      Votier, Stephen C.; Fayet, Annette L.; Bearhop, Stuart; Bodey, Thomas W.; Clark, Bethany L.; Grecian, James; Guilford, Tim; Hamer, Keith C.; Jeglinski, Jana W. E.; Morgan, Greg; Wakefield, Ewan; Patrick, Samantha C. (2017-07-26) - Journal article
      Individual foraging specializations, where individuals use a small component of the population niche width, are widespread in nature with important ecological and evolutionary implications. In long-lived animals, foraging ...
    • The generalized data management and collection protocol for Conductivity-Temperature-Depth Satellite Relay Data Loggers 

      Photopoulou, Theoni; Fedak, Mike; Matthiopoulos, Jason; McConnell, Bernie J; Lovell, Philip (2015-07-29) - Journal article
      The software routines for data sampling and processing that are implemented on-board telemetry devices (tags) called Conductivity-Temperature-Depth Satellite Relay Data Loggers (CTD-SRDLs) enable the simultaneous collection ...
    • Genomic architecture of phenotypic divergence between two hybridizing plant species along an elevational gradient 

      Brennan, Adrian C.; Hiscock, Simon J.; Abbott, Richard John (2016-04-15) - Journal article
      Knowledge of the genetic basis of phenotypic divergence between species and how such divergence is caused and maintained is crucial to an understanding of speciation and the generation of biodiversity. The hybrid zone ...
    • The impact of ocean acidification on the functional morphology of foraminifera 

      Khanna, Nikki; Godbold, J A; Austin, William; Paterson, David Maxwell (2013-12-17) - Journal article
      Culturing experiments were performed on sediment samples from the Ythan Estuary, N. E. Scotland, to assess the impacts of ocean acidification on test surface ornamentation in the benthic foraminifer Haynesina germanica. ...
    • Impacts of regional productivity growth, decoupling and pollution leakage 

      Cui, Cathy Xin; Hanley, Nick; McGregor, Peter; Swales, Kim; Turner, Karen; Yin, Ya Ping (2017) - Journal article
      Impacts of regional productivity growth, decoupling and pollution leakage. Regional Studies. This paper examines the issues of decoupling regional economic growth and pollution and the extent to which pollution effects ...
    • The last Scottish Ice Sheet 

      Ballantyne, Colin K.; Small, David (2018-05-15) - Journal article
      The last Scottish Ice Sheet (SIS) expanded from a pre-existing ice cap after ∼35 ka. Highland ice dominated, with subsequent build-up of a Southern Uplands ice mass. The Outer Hebrides, Skye, Mull, the Cairngorms and ...
    • The pervasive role of biological cohesion in bedform development 

      Malarkey, Jonathan; Baas, Jaco; Hope, Julie Anne; Aspden, Rebecca Jane; Parsons, Daniel R.; Peakall, Jeff; Paterson, David Maxwell; Schindler, Robert; Ye, Leiping; Lichtman, Ian D.; Bass, Sarah J.; Davies, Alan G.; Manning, Andrews J.; Thorne, Peter D. (2015-02-06) - Journal article
      Sediment fluxes in aquatic environments are crucially dependent on bedform dynamics. However, sediment-flux predictions rely almost completely on clean-sand studies, despite most environments being composed of mixtures of ...
    • Quantifying uncertainty due to fission–fusion dynamics as a component of social complexity 

      Ramos-Fernandez, Gabriel; King, Andrew J.; Beehner, Jacinta C.; Bergman, Thore J.; Crofoot, Margaret C.; Di Fiore, Anthony; Lehmann, Julia; Schaffner, Colleen M.; Snyder-Mackler, Noah; Zuberbühler, Klaus; Aureli, Filippo; Boyer, Denis (2018-05-30) - Journal article
      Groups of animals (including humans) may showflexible grouping patterns, in which temporary aggregations or subgroups come together and split, changing composition over short temporal scales, (i.e. fission and fusion). A ...
    • Sexual selection on male vocal fundamental frequency in humans and other anthropoids 

      Puts, David A.; Hill, Alexander K.; Bailey, Drew H.; Walker, Robert S.; Rendall, Drew; Wheatley, John R.; Welling, Lisa L.M.; Dawood, Khytam; Cárdenas, Rodrigo; Burriss, Robert P.; Jablonski, Nina G.; Shriver, Mark D.; Weiss, Daniel; Lameira, Adriano R.; Apicella, Coren L.; Owren, Michael J.; Barelli, Claudia; Glenn, Mary E.; Ramos-Fernandez, Gabriel (2016-04-27) - Journal article
      In many primates, including humans, the vocalizations of males and females differ dramatically, with male vocalizations and vocal anatomy often seeming to exaggerate apparent body size. These traits may be favoured by ...
    • Spatial variation in maximum dive depth in gray seals in relation to foraging. 

      Photopoulou, Theoni; Fedak, Mike; Thomas, Len; Matthiopoulos, Jason (2014-07) - Journal article
      Habitat preference maps are a way of representing animals’ space use in two dimensions. For marine animals, the third dimension is an important aspect of spatial ecology. We used dive data from seven gray seals Halichoerus ...
    • Statistical model specification and power : recommendations on the use of test-qualified pooling in analysis of experimental data 

      Colegrave, Nick; Ruxton, Graeme D. (2017-03-29) - Journal article
      Common approach to the analysis of experimental data across much of the biological sciences is test-qualified pooling. Here non-significant terms are dropped from a statistical model, effectively pooling the variation ...