Marine Mammals and Biology Annual Reports FY14

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Authors Annual Reports
Michael Ainslie, Len Thomas, Peter Tyack, Sander von Benda-Beckmann Effect of Broadband Nature of Marine Mammal Echolocation Clicks on Click-based Population Density Estimates
Shannon Atkinson Development and Validation of a New Technique for Detection of Stress and Pregnancy
Whitlow Au, Jeffrey Drazen Understanding the Foraging Ecology of Beaked and Short-finned Pilot Whales in Hawaiian Waters
Robin W. Baird, Gregory S. Schorr Movements and habitat Use of dwarf and pygmy sperm whales using remotely-deployed LIMPET satellite tags
Simone Baumann-Pickering, John Hildebrand, Tina Yack, Jeffrey Moore Modeling of Habitat and Foraging Behavior of Beaked Whales in the Southern California Bight
Mark Baumgartner Environmental Influences On Diel Calling Behavior In Baleen Whales
Mark Baumgartner Fine Scale Baleen Whale Behavior Observed Via Tagging Over Daily Time Scales
Mark Baumgartner, Kate Stafford Cetacean Community Ecology in the Waters of Sri Lanka and the Bay of Bengal
Mark Baumgartner, Tom Hurst, Jim Partan, Lee Freitag The Dmon2: A Commercially Available Broadband Acoustic Monitoring Instrument
Mark Baumgartner Improving Visual Survey Capabilities for Marine Mammal Studies
Thea Bechshoft Validating the Novel Method of Measuring Cortisol Levels in Cetacean Skin by Use of an ACTH Challenge in Bottlenose Dolphins
Kelly J. Benoit-Bird, Joseph D. Warren Acoustical Scattering, Propagation, and Attenuation Caused by Two Abundant Pacific Schooling Species: Humboldt Squid and Hake
Barbara Block, Randy Kochevar Animal Telemetry Network Data Assembly Center: Phase 1
Olaf Boebel, Daniel P. Zitterbart Exploring the Thermal Limits of IR-based Automatic Whale Detection (ETAW)
Lars Boehme, Robin Pascal, Phil Lovell Integration of a Miniaturized Conductivity Sensor Into an Animal-borne Instrument
Cormac Booth, Mark Burgman, Carl Donovan, John Harwood, Len Thomas, Robert Schick, Jason Wood PCoD Lite - Using an interim PCoD Protocol to Assess the Effects of Disturbance Associated with Us Navy Exercises on Marine Mammal Populations
John Calambokidis, Brandon Southall, Jeremy Goldbogen, Megan McKenna, Erin Oleson Behavioral and Physiological Response of Baleen Whales to Ships and Ship Noise
Benton Calhoun, Brian Otis, David Mann Development and Testing of an Ultra Low Power System-On-Chip (SOC) Platform for Marine Mammal Tags and Passive Acoustic Signal Processing
Ana Canadas Understanding the Patterns and Causes of Variability in Distribution, Habitat Use, Abundance, Survival and Reproductive Rates of Three Species of Cetacean in the Alborán Sea, Western Mediterranean
Cory Champagne, Dorian Houser Stress Hormones and their Regulation in a Captive Dolphin Population
Diane Claridge, Charlottte Dunn Population Consequences of Acoustic Disturbance of Blainville's Beaked Whales at Autec
Diane Claridge, Nick Kellar, John W. Durban Assessing Beaked Whale Reproduction and Stress Response Relative to Sonar Activity at the Atlantic Undersea Test & Evaluation Center (AUTEC)
Christopher W. Clark, Peter J. Dugan 2014 Bio-Acoustics Data Challenge for the International Community on Machine Learning and Bioacoustics
Daniel P. Costa Environmental Perturbations, Behavioral Change, and Population Response in a Long-term Northern Elephant Seal Study
Daniel P. Costa Development of the PCAD Model to Assess Biological Significance of Acoustic Disturbance
Alexander Costidis Arteriovenous Patterns in Beaked Whales
Daniel E. Crocker, Dorian S. Houser, David Janz, Nick Kellar, John Cockrem Variability of Hormonal Stress Markers and Stress Responses in a Large Cross-Sectional Sample of Elephant Seals
Daniel E. Crocker, Dorian S. Houser Variability of Hormonal Stress Markers and Stress Responses in a Large Cross-sectional Sample of Elephant Seals
Natacha Aguilar de Soto, Phil Hammond Population Parameters of Blainville's and Cuviers Beaked Whales
Gerald L. D'Spain Analysis of High Spatial, Temporal, and Directional Resolution Recordings of Biological Sounds in the Southern California Bight
Gerald L. D'Spain Improving the Navy's Passive Underwater Acoustic Monitoring of Marine Mammal Populations
Peter J. Dugan, Christopher W. Clark, Yann A. LeCun, Sofie M. Van Parijs DCL System Research Using Advanced Approaches for Land-based or Ship-based Real-Time Recognition and Localization of Marine Mammals
Andreas Fahlman, Peter Tyack, Michael Moore, Warren Zapol, Richard Anderson Physiological Monitoring in Diving Mammals
Andreas Fahlman, Bill Van Bonn, Stephen Loring Lung Mechanics In Marine Mammals
Patricia Fair, Gregory Bossart Pathophysiology of Stress in Wild and Managed-Care Bottlenose
Jerome Fiechter, Daniel Costa, Kenneth Rose, Enrique Curchitser, Katherine Hedstrom, Christopher Edwards, Andrew Moore Predicting Trophic Interactions and Habitat Utilization in the California Current Ecosystem
Erica Fleishman Effects of Disturbance on Populations of Marine Mammals
Ari S. Friedlaender, Brandon L. Southall, Elliott L. Hazen Interactions Among Behavioral Responses of Baleen Whales to Acoustic Stimuli, Oceanographic Features, and Prey Availability
Charles Greene Marine Bioacoustics: Soundtracks for the Future
Tyler A. Helble Obtaining Cue Rate Estimates for Some Mysticete Species using Existing Data
Paul C Hines, Carolyn M Binder Quantifying the Effects of Propagation on Classification of Cetacean Vocalizations
Marla Holt, Dawn Noren, Robin Dunkin, Terrie Williams Comparative and Cumulative Energetic Costs of Odontocete Responses to Anthropogenic Disturbance
Marla Holt, Dawn Noren, Terrie Williams The Metabolic Cost of Click Production in Bottlenose Dolphins
Dorian S. Houser, Samuel Wasser, John F. Cockrem, Nick kellar, Tracy Romano Variability of Hormonal Stress Markers Collected from a Managed Dolphin Population
Dorian S. Houser Workshop On The Current Status And Future Of Underwater Hearing Research
Kathleen Hunt, Rosalind Rolland, Scott Kraus Development of Novel Noninvasive Methods of Stress Assessment in Baleen Whales
Frants H. Jensen, Peter L. Tyack Social Ecology and Group Cohesion in Pilot Whales and Their Responses to Playback of Anthropogenic and Natural Sounds
Mark Johnson, Peter Tyack, Doug Gillespie, Bernie McConnell A Multi-week Behavioral Sampling Tag for Sound Effects Studies: Design Trade-offs and Prototype Evaluation
Shane B. Kanatous Proof of Concept to Isolate and Culture Primary Muscle Cells from Northern Elephant Seals to Study the Mechanisms That Maintain Aerobic Metabolism Under the Hypoxic Conditions of Breath-hold Diving
Jonathan Klay, David K. Mellinger, David J. Moretti, Steve W. Martin, Marie A. Roch Advanced Methods for Passive Acoustic Detection, Classification, and Localization of Marine Mammals
Holger Klinck, Haru Matsumoto, David K. Mellinger, Robert P. Dziak Long-term Acoustic Real-Time Sensor for Polar Areas (LARA)
Scott D. Kraus, Rob Schick, Amy R. Knowlton, Rosalind M. Rolland The Population Consequences of Disturbance Model Application to North Atlantic Right Whales (Eubalaena glacialis)
Kristin Laidre, Mads Peter Heide-Jorgensen, Marianne Rasmussen, Harry Stern, Mikkel Villum Jensen Behavioral Ecology of Narwhals in a Changing Arctic
Frans-Peter A. Lam, Rene P. A. Dekeling, Marije L. Siemensma Organization of ESOMM-2014
Gareth L. Lawson, Andone C. Lavery, Peter H. Wiebe Zooplankton and Micronekton Distribution and Interaction with Predators at the Northwest Atlantic Shelf Break and its Canyons
David Lusseau, Daniel P. Costa Predicting the Ability of Marine Mammal Populations to Compensate for Behavioral Disturbances
Peter T. Madsen, Birgitte I. McDonald Tag-based Heart Rate Measurements of Harbor Porpoises During Normal and Noise-exposed Dives to Study Stress Responses
David K. Mellinger Next-Generation Bioacoustic Analysis Software
David K. Mellinger Cheap DECAF: Density Estimation for Cetaceans from Acoustic Fixed sensors using separate, non-linked devices
David K. Mellinger, Holger Klinck, Neil M. Bogue, James C. Luby Acoustically-equipped Ocean Gliders for Environmental and Oceanographic Research
Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds Ocean Basin Impact of Ambient Noise on Marine Mammal Detectability, Distribution, and Acoustic Communication -YIP
Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds SeaBASS: A Marine BioAcoustics Summer School 2014
Jennifer L. Miksis-Olds Large Scale Density Estimation of Blue and Fin Whales (LSD)
Patrick Miller, Peter L. Tyack 3S2 - Behavioral Response Studies of Cetaceans to Naval Sonar Signals in Norwegian Waters
Patrick Miller A Study to Interpret the Biological Significance of Behavior Associated with 3S Experimental Sonar Exposures
Michael Moore, Stephen Thom, Andreas Fahlman Markers of Decompression Stress of Mass Stranded/Live Caught and Released vs. Single Stranded Marine Mammals
Michael Moore, Andreas Fahlman, Yara Bernaldo de Quiros, Antionio Fernandes, William McLellan, Ann Pabst Measuring Compartment Size and Gas Solubility in Marine Mammals
David Moretti, Len Thomas, John Harwood, Diane Claridge The Effects of Behavioral Change in Response to Acoustic Disturbance on the Health of the Population of Blainville's Beaked Whales (Mesoplodon densirostris) in the Tongue of the Ocean
Paul E. Nachtigall, Aude F. Pacini Portable Multi Hydrophone Array for Field and Laboratory Measurements of Odontocete Acoustic Signals
Eva-Marie Nosal Improvements to Passive Acoustic Tracking Methods for Marine Mammal Monitoring
Douglas P Nowacek, Andrew J Read, John K Horne A Moored System for Understanding the Temporal Variability of Prey Fields of Deep Diving Predators Off Cape Hatteras and Response to Gulf Stream Fronts
Julie Oswald, Tina Yack Development of Automated Whistle and Click Classifiers for Odontocete Species in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean and the Waters Surrounding the Hawaiian Islands
Susan Parks, Sofie Van Parijs Acoustic Behavior of North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis) Mother-calf Pairs
Paul Ponganis Deep-Diving California Sea Lions: Are They Pushing Their Physiological Limits?
Paul Ponganis Blood Oxygen Conservation in Diving Sea Lions: How Low Does Oxygen Really Go?
Michael B. Porter, Laurel J. Henderson Soundscapes
Peter Rogers, Michael Gray In Vivo Determination of the Complex Elastic Moduli of Cetacean Head Tissue
Peter Rogers, Michael Gray Augmentation of the in vivo Elastic Properties Measurement System to Include Bulk Properties
Rosalind M. Rolland, Diane E. Claridge, Kathleen E. Hunt, Charlotte A. Dunn, Scott D. Kraus Assessing Stress Responses in Beaked and Sperm Whales in the Bahamas
Tracy Romano, Laura Thompson Evaluating the Effects of Stressors on Immune Function During Simulated Dives in Marine Mammals
Tracy Romano, Ebru Unal Investigation of the Molecular Response of Belugas in Response to "Stressors"
Yan Ropert-Coudert Report on the 5th International Bio-logging Symposium
Lori Schwacke, Randall Wells The Bottlenose Dolphin (tursiops Truncatus) As a Model to Understand Variation in Stress and Reproductive Hormone Measures in Relation to Sampling Matrix, Demographics and Environmental Factors
K. Alex Shorter, Tom Hurst, Mark Johnson Finalizing the DTAG: Implementation and Testing of Design Improvements for Reliability and Availability
Martin Siderius, David Mellinger Cetacean Density Estimation from Novel Acoustic Datasets by Acoustic Propagation Modeling
Martin Siderius, David Mellinger Application of Density Estimation Methods to Datasets from a Glider
Ana Sirovic, John A. Hildebrand Blue and Fin Whales Habitat Modeling from Long-term Year-round Passive Acoustic Data from the Southern California Bight
Ana Sirovic, John Calambokidis Behavioral Context of Blue and Fin Whale Calling for Density Estimation
Timothy K. Stanton, Daniel Grunbaum, Thomas C. Weber Modeling Statistics of Fish Patchiness and Predicting Associated Influence on Statistics of Acoustic Echoes
Jonas Teilmann, Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen Acquisition of Oceanographic Measurements from Baleen Whales
Jonas Teilmann, Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen Acquisition of Oceanographic Measurements from Baleen Whales: Field Deployments of Tags
Aaron Thode, Janice Straley Range-depth Tracking of Sounds from a Single-point Deployment by Exploiting the Deep-water Sound Speed Minimum
Len Thomas, Ian L. Boyd, John Harwood, David Moretti LATTE - Linking Acoustic Tests and Tagging using statistical Estimation
Len Thomas, Catriona Harris MOCHA - Multi-study Ocean Acoustics Human Effects Analysis
Len Thomas, John Harwood, Catriona Harris, Robert S. Schick Statistical Tools for Fitting Models of the Population Consequences of Acoustic Disturbance to Data from Marine Mammal Populations (PCAD Tools II)
Len Thomas Large Scale Density Estimation of Blue and Fin Whales (LSD)
Len Thomas, Peter Tyack Effect of Broadband Nature of Marine Mammal Echolocation Clicks on Click-based Population Density Estimates
Stephen Trumble, Sascha Usenko Determining Baseline Stress-Related Hormone Values in Large Cetaceans
Peter L. Tyack, Alessandro Bocconcelli Baseline Behavior of Pilot Whales and Their Responses to Playback of Anthropogenic and Natural Sounds
Peter L. Tyack, Leigh Hickmott Behavioral Responses of Naïve Cuvier's Beaked Whales in the Ligurian Sea to Playback of Anthropogenic and Natural Sounds
Fleur Visser Cetacean Social Behavioral Response to Sonar
Colin Ware TrackPlot Enhancements: Support for Multiple Animal Tracks and Gyros
Randall Wells, Lori Schwacke The Bottlenose Dolphin (tursiops Truncatus) As a Model to Understand Variation in Stress and Reproductive Hormone Measures in Relation to Sampling Matrix, Demographics, and Environmental Factors
Kristi West, William A. Walker, Robin W. Baird The Diet Composition of Beaked Whales and Melon-Headed Whales from the North Pacific
William Wilcock, Richard Thomson Investigating the Relationship Between Fin Whales, Zooplankton Concentrations and Hydrothermal Venting on the Juan De Fuca Ridge
William Wilcock, David Mellinger An Investigation of Fin and Blue Whales in the NE Pacific Ocean using Data from Cascadia Initiative Ocean Bottom Seismometers
Terrie M. Williams High Risk Behaviors in Marine Mammals: Linking Behavioral Responses to Anthropogenic Disturbance to Biological Consequences
Alexandre Zerbini, Michael Moore Improving Large Cetacean Implantable Satellite Tag Designs to Maximize Tag Robustness and Minimize Health Effects to Individual Animals

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