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  • Acoustic detection of the critically endangered North Pacific right whale in the northern Bering Sea
    WRIGHT, D. L., C. L. BERCHOK, J. L. CRANCE, and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2019. Acoustic detection of the critically endangered North Pacific right whale in the northern Bering Sea. Mar. Mammal Sci. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1111/MMS.12521   Online.
     
  • Investigation of molecular biomarkers as potential indicators of health in wild belugas (Delphinapterus leucas)
    UNAL, E., C. E. C. GOERTZ, R. C. HOBBS, R. SUYDAM, and T. ROMANO. 2018. Investigation of molecular biomarkers as potential indicators of health in wild belugas (Delphinapterus leucas). Mar Biol 165:182. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-018-3439-3   Online.
     
  • Long-term marine mammal occurrence in the Distributed Biological Observatory 2010–2015.
    BERCHOK, C. L., E. K. BRAEN, J. CRANCE, S. L. GRASSIA, J. M. HARLACHER, E. G. IVES, J. M. KIMBER, J. A. MOCKLIN, M. A. WOOD, D. WRIGHT, P. J. STABENO, and S. E. MOORE. 2018. Long-term marine mammal occurrence in the Distributed Biological Observatory 2010–2015. J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 144:1957-1957. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5068555   Online.
     
  • Acoustic detection of North Pacific right whales in a high-traffic Aleutian Pass, 2009-2015.
    WRIGHT, D. L., M. CASTELLOTE, C. L. BERCHOK, D. PANIRAKIS, J. L. CRANCE, and P. J. CLAPHAM. 2018. Acoustic detection of North Pacific right whales in a high-traffic Aleutian Pass, 2009-2015. Endangered Species Research 37:77-90. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00915   Online.
     
  • Abundance estimates for management of endangered false killer whales in the main Hawaiian Islands
    BRADFORD, A. L., R. W. BAIRD, S. D. MAHAFFY, A. M. GORGONE, D. J. McSWEENEY, T. CULLINS, D. L. WEBSTER, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2018. Abundance estimates for management of endangered false killer whales in the main Hawaiian Islands. Endang. Spec. Res. 36:297-313. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00903   Online.
     
  • Reassessment of the franciscana Pontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d’Orbigny, 1844) distribution and niche characteristics in Brazil.
    Do AMARAL, K. B., D. DANILEWICZ, A. ZERBINI, A. P. Di BENEDITTO, A. ANDRIOLO, D. J. ALVARES, E. SECCHI, E. FERREIRA, F. SUCUNZA, M. BORGE-MARTINS, M. C. de OLIVEIRA SANTOS, M. CREMER, P. DENUNCIO, P. H. OTT, and I. B. MORENO. 2018. Reassessment of the franciscana Pontoporia blainvillei (Gervais & d’Orbigny, 1844) distribution and niche characteristics in Brazil. J. Exper. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 508:1-12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jembe.2018.07.010   Online.
     
  • Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on mondontids.
    LOCKYER, C., A. HOHN, R. E. A. STEWART, R. HOBBS, and M. ACQUARONE. 2018. Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids. Tromsø, Norway, North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. NAMMCO Sci. Pub.10 https://doi.org/10.7557/3.10   Online.
     
  • Report of the workshop on age estimation in beluga: Beaufort, North Carolina, US 5-9 December 2011
    LOCKYER, C., A. A. HOHN, R. HOBBS, and R. E. A. STEWART. 2018. Report of the workshop on age estimation in beluga: Beaufort, North Carolina, US 5-9 December 2011. NAMMCO Sci. Pub. 10. https://septentrio.uit.no/index.php/NAMMCOSP/article/view/3731/3628   Online.
     
  • Are creative commons licenses overly permissive? the case of a predatory publisher.
    CLAPHAM, P. 2018. Are creative commons licenses overly permissive? the case of a predatory publisher. BioScience, biy098. https://doi.org/10.1093/biosci/biy098   Online.
     
  • Assessing the abundance of Bristol Bay belugas with genetic mark-recapture methods
    CITTA, J. J., G. O'CORRY-CROWE, L. T. QUAKENBUSH, A. L. BRYAN, T. FERRER, M. J. OLSON, R. C. HOBBS, and B. POTGIETER. 2018. Assessing the abundance of Bristol Bay belugas with genetic mark-recapture methods. Mar. Mammal Sci. 34:666-686. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12472   Online.
     
  • Water, water everywhere: Environmental DNA can unlock population structure in elusive marine species.
    PARSONS, K. M., M. EVERETT, M. DAHLHEIM, and L. PARK. 2018. Water, water everywhere: Environmental DNA can unlock population structure in elusive marine species. Royal Soc. Open Sci. 5(8):180537. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180537   Online.
     
  • Chukchi Offshore Monitoring In Drilling Area (COMIDA): Factors Affecting the Distribution and Relative Abundance of Endangered Whales and Other Marine Mammals in the Chukchi Sea.
    MOCKLIN, J. A., and N. A. FRIDAY, editors. 2018. Chukchi Offshore Monitoring In Drilling Area (COMIDA): Factors Affecting the Distribution and Relative Abundance of Endangered Whales and Other Marine Mammals in the Chukchi Sea. Final Report of the Chukchi Sea Acoustics, Oceanography, and Zooplankton Study: Hanna Shoal Extension (CHAOZ-X), OCS Study BOEM 2018-008. Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, NMFS, NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115-6349.   Online.
     
  • Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2017
    M. M. MUTO, V. T. HELKER, R. P. ANGLISS, B. A. ALLEN, P. L. BOVENG,J. M. BREIWICK, M. F. CAMERON, P. J. CLAPHAM, S. P. DAHLE, M. E. DAHLHEIM, B. S. FADELY, M. C. FERGUSON, L. W. FRITZ, R. C. HOBBS, Y. V. IVASHCHENKO, A. S. KENNEDY, J. M. LONDON, S. A. MIZROCH,R. R. REAM, E. L. RICHMOND, K. E. W. SHELDEN, R. G. TOWELL,P. R. WADE, J. M. WAITE, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2018. Alaska marine mammal stock assessments, 2017. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-378, 382 p.  Online.
     
  • Variation in hearing within a wild population of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas)
    MOONEY, T. A., M. CASTELLOTE, L. QUAKENBUSH, R. HOBBS, E. GAGLIONE, and C. GOERTZ. 2018. Variation in hearing within a wild population of beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas). J. Exper. Biol. 221:jeb171959. https://doi.org/10.1242/jeb.171959   Online.
     
  • Local acoustic habitat relative to hearing sensitivities in beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas)
    MOONEY, T. A., M. CASTELLOTE, I. T. JONES, L. QUAKENBUSH, R. HOBBS, E. GAGLIONE, and C. GOERTZ. 2018. Local acoustic habitat relative to hearing sensitivities in beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas). J. Ecoacoust. 2:QZD9Z5. https://doi.org/10.22261/JEA.QZD9Z5   Online.
     
  • Whaling catch data are not reliable for analyses of body size shifts
    CLAPHAM, P. J., and Y. V. IVASHCHENKO. 2018. Whaling catch data are not reliable for analyses of body size shifts. Nature Ecol. Evol. 2:756. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41559-018-0534-2  Online.
     
  • Increased sightings of subarctic cetaceans in the eastern Chukchi Sea, 2008-2016: population recovery, response to climate change, or increased survey effort?
    BROWER, A. A., J. T. CLARKE, and M. C. FERGUSON. 2018. Increased sightings of subarctic cetaceans in the eastern Chukchi Sea, 2008-2016: population recovery, response to climate change, or increased survey effort? Polar Biol. 41:1033-1039. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-018-2257-x   Online.
     
  • Performance of manned and unmanned aerial surveys to collect visual data and imagery for estimating arctic cetacean density and associated uncertainty
    FERGUSON, M., R. P. ANGLISS, A. KENNEDY, B. LYNCH, A. WILLOUGHBY, V. T. HELKER, A. A. BROWER, and J. T. CLARKE. 2018. Performance of manned and unmanned aerial surveys to collect visual data and imagery for estimating arctic cetacean density and associated uncertainty. JUVS. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1139/juvs-2018-0002   Online.
     
  • Comparing manned to unmanned aerial surveys for cetacean monitoring in the Arctic: Methods and operational results.
    ANGLISS, R. P., M. FERGUSON, P. G. HALL, V. T. HELKER, A. KENNEDY, and T. SFORMO. 2018. Comparing manned to unmanned aerial surveys for cetacean monitoring in the Arctic: Methods and operational results. JUVS. Early Online. https://doi.org/10.1139/juvs-2018-0001   Online.
     
  • From whaling to whale watching: Identifying fin whale critical foraging habitats off the Chilean coast
    SEPULVEDA, M., M. J. PEREZ-ALVAREZ, M. SANTOS-CARVALLO, G. PAVEZ, C. OLAVARRIA, R. MORAGA, and A. N. ZERBINI. 2018. From whaling to whale watching: Identifying fin whale critical foraging habitats off the Chilean coast. Aquat. Conserv. Early online. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/aqc.2899   Online.
     
  • Additional recent Cetacean Assessment & Ecology publications


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