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Dr Dave Thompson

Dr Dave Thompson
Senior Research Scientist


source: symbiosis

Research Overview:

 

Recent publications


20  (of 27 published available) for dt2 with keyword Seals clear keyword filter. (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
Please click title of any item for full details.

2018 (6)
Marine Policy
vol.92 pp.61-72
(Article)
Framework for mapping key areas for marine megafauna to inform Marine Spatial Planning
Amélie A. Augé, Maria P. Dias, Ben Lascelles, Alastair M.M. Baylis, Andy Black, P. Dee Boersma, Paulo Catry, Sarah Crofts, Filippo Galimberti, Jose Pedro Granadeiro, April Hedd, Katrin Ludynia, Juan F. Masello, William Montevecchi, Richard A. Phillips, Klemens Pütz, Petra Quillfeldt, Ginger A. Rebstock, Simona Sanvito, Iain J. Staniland, Andrew Stanworth, David Thompson, Megan Tierney, Philip N. Trathan, John P. Croxall 
Keywords: Marine conservation, MSP, Patagonian Shelf, Seabirds, Seals, South Atlantic, Tracking data
2018 (3)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.55 pp.684-693
(Article)
Harbour seals avoid tidal turbine noise
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Paul Lepper, Jim Elliott, Ben Wilson, Steven Benjamins, David Thompson 
Keywords: Collision risk, Marine mammals, Avoidance, Renewable energy, Pinnipeds, Marine spatial planning, Underwater noise, Tidal turbines, Behavioural responsesNERC
2017

(Other report)
Harbour Seal Decline – vital rates and drivers.
Monica Arso Civil, Sophie Caroline Smout, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Nicolas Davison, Mariel Doeschate, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Caroline Cummings, Bernie J McConnell, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2017 (17/2)
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems
vol.27 pp.268-281
(Article)

Scientific Reports
vol.7 
(Article)
Intrinsic and extrinsic factors drive ontogeny of early-life at-sea behaviour in a marine top predator
Matthew Ian Daniel Carter, Debbie JF Russell, Clinton John Blight, David Thompson, Philip J. Hosegood,  
2017 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.54 pp.1930-1940
(Article)
Seals and shipping
Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, Sophie Caroline Smout, Joseph Onoufriou, Nathan Merchant, Kate Brookes, David Thompson 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Spatial overlap, AIS, Telemetry, Acoustic propagation, Marine stressor, MSFD, Noise pollution, UncertaintyNERC
2017 (15/1)
Marine Pollution Bulletin
vol.114 pp.372-383
(Article)
Shipping noise in a dynamic sea
F. Chen, G. I. Shapiro, K. A. Bennett, S. N. Ingram, David Thompson, C. Vincent, Debbie JF Russell, C. B. Embling 
Keywords: Anthropogenic noise, Marine animals, Sound propagation, Acoustic modelling, Ocean fronts
2016 (12)
Journal of Applied Ecology
vol.53 pp.1642-1652
(Article)
Avoidance of wind farms by harbour seals is limited to pile driving activities
Debbie JF Russell, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson, Vincent Janik, Philip Steven Hammond, Lindesay Alexandra Sarah Scott-Hayward, Jason Matthiopoulos, Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Complex Region Spatial Smoother, Disturbance, Marine renewables, Marine spatial planning, Pinnipeds, Renewable energy, Spatially Adaptive Local Smoothing Algorithm, Spatially adaptive smoothing , Underwater noiseNERC
2016 (2/6)
PLoS One
vol.11 pp.1-14
(Article)
Corkscrew seals
Andrew Brownlow, Joseph Onoufriou, Amanda Bishop, Nicholas Davison, David Thompson 
2016 (12)
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
vol.70 pp.2161–2174
(Article)
Dynamic habitat corridors for marine predators
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Steven Benjamins, Simon Moss, Ben Wilson, David Thompson 
Keywords: Foraging, Marine mammal, Oceanographic, Predator, Pinniped, DivingNERC
2016 (6)

(Commissioned report)
Harbour Seal Decline - vital rates and drivers
Monica Arso Civil, Sophie Caroline Smout, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Joseph Onoufriou, David Thompson, Andrew Brownlow, Nicholas Davison, Caroline Cummings, Patrick Pomeroy, Bernie J McConnell, Ailsa Jane Hall 
Keywords: Harbour seal, Population Dynamics, Population decline, Bayesian approach, Photo-identification, TelemetryScottish Government
2016

(Other report)
Independent estimates of grey seal population size: 2008 and 2014
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS
2016

(Commissioned report)
Investigations into the interactions between harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) and vessels in the inner Moray Firth
Joseph Onoufriou, Esther Lane Jones, Gordon Drummond Hastie, David Thompson 
Keywords: Scottish Government
2016 (1/1)
Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology
vol.875 pp.425-430
(Article)
Multiple-pulse sounds and seals: results of a harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) telemetry study during windfarm construction
Gordon Drummond Hastie, Debbie JF Russell, Bernie J McConnell, David Thompson, Vincent Janik 
Keywords: NERC
2015

(Commissioned report)
2015 (11)
Oikos
vol.124 pp.1462-1472
(Article)
Intrinsic and extrinsic drivers of activity budgets in sympatric grey and harbour seals
Debbie JF Russell, Brett Thomas McClintock, Jason Matthiopoulos, Paul Thompson, David Thompson, Philip Steven Hammond, Esther Lane Jones, Monique MacKenzie, Simon Moss, Bernie J McConnell 
Keywords: Area-restricted search, Bayesian , Energetic requirements, Energy budget, Hidden process models, Pinnipeds, Time budget
2015 (27/8)
Marine Ecology Progress Series
vol.534 pp.235-249
(Article)
Patterns of space use in sympatric marine colonial predators reveals scales of spatial partitioning
Esther Lane Jones, Bernie J McConnell, Sophie Caroline Smout, Philip Steven Hammond, Callan David Duck, Christopher Morris, David Thompson, Debbie JF Russell, cecile vincent, michelle cronin, Ruth Jemma Sharples, jason matthiopoulos 
Keywords: Halichoerus grypus, Phoca vitulina, Density estimation, Propagating uncertainty, Species distribution, Telemetry, Area-based conservation
2015

(Other report)
Review of parameters of grey seal pup production model
Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, David Thompson 
Keywords: SCOS

Contact Details:

Dr Dave Thompson
Scottish Oceans Institute
East Sands
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 8LB
Fife
UK

tel: 01334 462637
fax: 01334 462632
room: 2.06
email: dt2@st-andrews.ac.uk

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