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Fin whale survival and abundance in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada
(2014) - Journal article,
The fin whale Balaenoptera physalus, the second largest species in the animal kingdom to have lived on Earth, was heavily targeted during the industrial whaling era. North Atlantic whaling for this species ended in 1987 ...
Habitat fragmentation and species extirpation in freshwater ecosystems; causes of range decline of the indus river dolphin (Platanista gangetica minor)
(2014-07-16) - Journal article,
Habitat fragmentation of freshwater ecosystems is increasing rapidly, however the understanding of extinction debt and species decline in riverine habitat fragments lags behind that in other ecosystems. The mighty rivers ...
The east coast of Scotland bottlenose dolphin population : improving understanding of ecology outside the Moray Firth SAC
(Department of Energy and Climate Change, 2014-05-07) - Report,
Genetic population structure of harbour seals in the United Kingdom and neighbouring waters
(2017-08) - Journal article,
1. In the United Kingdom (UK), several harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) populations have been declining over the past decade. In order to understand the effect of these changes in abundance, this study seeks to determine the ...
Counting whales in a challenging, changing environment
(2014-03-13) - Journal article,
Estimating abundance of Antarctic minke whales is central to the International Whaling Commission's conservation and management work and understanding impacts of climate change on polar marine ecosystems. Detecting abundance ...
Metapopulation of marine species with larval dispersal : a counterpoint to Ilkka's Glanville fritillary metapopulations
(2017-05-15) - Journal article,
Marine ecologists have been slow at adopting the metapopulation paradigm in their research. As explained in the landmark book “Marine Metapopulations”, marine ecology was focused on local processes and used mainly experimental ...
A description of LATTE outputs
(University of St Andrews, 2015-10-30) - Report,
Procedure description : using AUTEC’s hydrophones surrounding a DTAGed whale to obtain localizations
(University of St Andrews, 2015) - Report,