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  • Statistical analysis of SAMBAH survey and associated data 

    Thomas, Len; Burt, M Louise (University of St Andrews, 2016-03-01) - Report
    SAMBAH (Static Acoustic Monitoring of the Baltic Sea Harbour Porpoise) was an international project involving all EU countries around the Baltic Sea, funded by those countries and by the EU Life program (Project Number ...
  • 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 ...
  • Multi-part balanced incomplete-block designs 

    Bailey, Rosemary Anne; Cameron, Peter Jephson (2019-01-23) - Journal article
    We consider designs for cancer trials which allow each medical centre to treat only a limited number of cancer types with only a limited number of drugs. We specify desirable properties of these designs, and prove some ...
  • Density estimation of sound-producing terrestrial animals using single automatic acoustic recorders and distance sampling 

    Sebastián-González, Esther; Camp, Richard J.; Tanimoto, Ann M.; de Oliveira, Priscilla M.; Lima, Bruna B.; Marques, Tiago A.; Hart, Patrick J. (2018-12-01) - Journal article
    Obtaining accurate information on the distribution, density, and abundance of animals is an important first step toward their conservation. Methodological approaches using automatic acoustic recorders for species that ...
  • Classification of animal dive tracks via automatic landmarking, principal components analysis and clustering 

    Walker, Cameron; MacKenzie, Monique Lea; Donovan, Carl Robert; Hastie, Gordon Drummond; Quick, Nicola Jane; Kidney, Darren (2011-08-19) - Journal article
    The behaviour of animals and their interactions with the environment can be inferred by tracking their movement. For this reason, biologgers are an important source of ecological data, but analysing the shape of the tracks ...