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  • Bayesian estimation of group sizes for a coastal cetacean using aerial survey data.
    BOYD, C., R. C. HOBBS, A. E. PUNT, K. E. SHELDEN, C. L. SIMS, and P. R. WADE. 2019. Bayesian estimation of group sizes for a coastal cetacean using aerial survey data. Mar. Mamm. Sci. Early online. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12592   Online.
     
  • Aerial surveys of freshwater harbor seals in Iliamna Lake, Alaska: 2017–2018
    CHRISTMAN, C. L., and P. L. BOVENG. 2019. Aerial surveys of freshwater harbor seals in Iliamna Lake, Alaska: 2017–2018. AFSC Processed Rep. 2019-03, 18 p. Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NOAA, Natl. Mar. Fish. Serv., 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115.  Online.
     
  • Quantifying variation in killer whale (Orcinus orca) morphology using elliptical Fourier analysis.
    EMMONS, C. K., J. J. HARD, M. E. DAHLHEIM, and J. M. WAITE. 2019. Quantifying variation in killer whale (Orcinus orca) morphology using elliptical Fourier analysis. Mar. Mammal Sci. 35:5-21. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12505   Online.
     
  • Animal cultures matter for conservation
    BRAKES, P., S. R. X. DALL, L. M. APLIN, S. BEARHOP, E. L. CARROLL, P. CIUCCI, V. FISHLOCK, J. K. B. FORD, E. C. GARLAND, S. A. KEITH, P. K. McGREGOR, S. L. MESNICK, M. J. NOAD, G. NOTARBARTOLO di SCIARA, M. M. ROBBINS, M. P. SIMMONDS, F. SPINA, A. THORNTON, P. R. WADE, M. J. WHITING, J. WILLIAMS, L. RENDELL, H. WHITEHEAD, A. WHITEN, and C. RUTZ. 2019. Animal cultures matter for conservation. Science 363(6431):1032-1034. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.aaw3557   Online.
     
  • Acoustic occurrence and behavior of ribbon seals (Histriophoca fasciata) in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort seas.
    Frouin-Mouy, H., X. Mouy , C. L. Berchok , S. B. Blackwell, and K. M.Stafford 2019. Acoustic occurrence and behavior of ribbon seals (Histriophoca fasciata) in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort seas. Polar Biol. 42:657-674. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-019-02462-y   Online.
     
  • Host-derived population genomics data provides insights into bacterial and diatom composition of the killer whale skin.
    HOOPER, R., J. C. BREALEY, T. van der VALK, A. ALBERDI, J. W. DURBAN, H. FEARNBACH, K. M. ROBERTSON, R. W. BAIRD, M. BRADLEY HANSON, P. WADE, M. T. P. GILBERT, P. A. MORIN, J. B. W. WOLF, A. D. FOOTE, and K. GUSCHANSKI. 2019. Host-derived population genomics data provides insights into bacterial and diatom composition of the killer whale skin. Molec. Ecol. 28:484-502. https://doi.org/10.1111/mec.14860  Online.
     
  • Abundance and seasonality of Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) in Southeast Alaska
    JEFFERSON, T. A., M. E. DAHLHEIM, A. N. ZERBINI, J. M. WAITE, and A. S. KENNEDY. 2019. Abundance and seasonality of Dall’s porpoise (Phocoenoides dalli) in Southeast Alaska. U.S. Dep. Commer., NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-AFSC-385, 45 p.   Online.
     
  • 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.
     
  • Inbreeding in an endangered killer whale population.
    FORD, M. J., K. M. PARSONS, E. J. WARD, J. A. HEMPELMANN, C. K. EMMONS, M. BRADLEY HANSON, K. C. BALCOMB, and L. K. PARK. 2018. Inbreeding in an endangered killer whale population. Anim. Conserv. 21:423-432. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12413   Online.
     
  • Distribution and relative abundance of marine mammals in the eastern Chukchi and western Beaufort Seas, 2017: annual report.
    CLARKE, J. T., A. A. BROWER, M. C. FERGUSON, and A. L. WILLOUGHBY. 2018. Distribution and relative abundance of marine mammals in the eastern Chukchi and western Beaufort Seas, 2017: annual report. OCS Study BOEM 2018-0238. Mar. Mammal Lab., Alaska Fish. Sci. Cent., NMFS, NOAA, 7600 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, Washington 98115-6349, 464p.  
     
  • Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific West Coast marine mammal stock assessments, 2012-2016.
    CARRETTA, J. V., V. HELKER, M. M. MUTO, J. GREENMAN, K. WILKINSON, D. LAWSON, J. VIEZBICKE, and J. JANNOT. 2018. Sources of human-related injury and mortality for U.S. Pacific West Coast marine mammal stock assessments, 2012-2016. La Jolla, CA, U.S. Dep. Commer. NOAA Tech. Memo. NMFS-SWFSC-601, 144p. https://doi.org/10.7289/V5/TM-SWFSC-601   Online.
     
  • Observed and estimated marine mammal bycatch in U.S. West Coast groundfish fisheries, 2002-16.
    JANNOT, J. E., K. A. SOMERS, V. TUTTLE, J. McVEIGH, J. V. CARRETTA, and V. HELKER. 2018. Observed and estimated marine mammal bycatch in U.S. West Coast groundfish fisheries, 2002-16. U.S. Dep. Commerce., NWFSC Proc. Rep. 2018-03, 36p. https://doi.org/10.25923/fkf8-0x49  Online.
     
  • Introduction: Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids
    LOCKYER, C. H., A. A. HOHN, R. C. HOBBS, and R. E. A. STEWART. 2018. Introduction, p. 1-11. In: Lockyer, C. H., A. A. Hohn, R. E. A. Stewart, R. Hobbs, and M. Acquarone, eds., Age estimation of marine mammals with a focus on monodontids. Tromsø, Norway, North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission. (NAMMCO Scientific Publications Vol. 10) https://doi.org/10.7557/3.4547   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.
     
  • 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.
     
  • Additional recent Cetacean Assessment & Ecology publications


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