Prof John Harwood

Prof John Harwood

Population and Conservation Biology : Effects of individual variation and spatial structure on the population dynamics, genetics and epidemiology of vertebrates, particularly marine mammals. Interactions between anthropogenic activities and ecosystem function.

Research groups:


NERC Sea Mammal Research Unit

source: symbiosis

Research Overview:

Population and Conservation Biology

Effects of individual variation and spatial structure on the population dynamics, genetics and epidemiology of vertebrates, particularly marine mammals. Interactions between anthropogenic activities and ecosystem function.


20 (of 78 /dk/atira/pure/researchoutput/status/published available) for jh17 (source: University of St Andrews PURE)
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A decision framework to identify populations that are most vulnerable to the population level effects of disturbance John Harwood, Ruth Joy, Catriona M Harris
Conservation Science and Practice 2020 vol. 2
Methods for monitoring for the population consequences of disturbance in marine mammals Rachael R. Sinclair, John Harwood
Frontiers in Marine Science 2020 vol. 7
Propensity for risk in reproductive strategy affects susceptibility to anthropogenic disturbance E. Pirotta, Vincent Hin, Marc Mangel, Leslie New, Daniel P. Costa, André M. de Roos, John Harwood
American Naturalist 2020 vol. 196 pp. E71–E87
The Epidemiological Framework for Biological Invasions (EFBI) Philip E. Hulme, Robert Freckleton, Rosemary S. Hails, Matt Hartley, John Harwood, Glenn Marion, Graham Smith, Mark Williamson
NeoBiota 2020 vol. 62 pp. 161-192
Anthropogenic disturbance in a changing environment Enrico Pirotta, Marc Mangel, Daniel P. Costa, Jeremy Goldbogen, John Harwood, Vincent Hin, Ladd M. Irvine, Bruce R. Mate, Elizabeth A. McHuron, Daniel M. Palacios, Lisa K. Schwarz, Leslie Frances New
Oikos 2019 vol. 128 pp. 1340-1357
Bio-energetic modeling of medium-sized cetaceans shows high sensitivity to disturbance in seasons of low resource supply Vincent Hin, John Harwood, André M. de Roos
Ecological Applications 2019 vol. 29
Modelling the population size and dynamics of the British grey seal Len Thomas, Debbie JF Russell, Callan David Duck, Chris Morris, Mike Lonergan, David Thompson, John Harwood
Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 2019 vol. 29 pp. 6-23
Population-level consequences of seismic surveys on fishes Hans Slabbekoorn, John Dalen, Dick de Haan, Hendrik V. Winter, Craig Radford, Michael A. Ainslie, Kevin D. Heaney, Tobias van Kooten, Len Thomas, John Harwood
Fish and Fisheries 2019 vol. 20 pp. 653-685
A simulation approach to assessing environmental risk of sound exposure to marine mammals Carl Robert Donovan, Catriona M Harris, Lorenzo Milazzo, John Harwood, Laura Helen Marshall,
Ecology and Evolution 2017 vol. 7 pp. 2101-2111
Approaches to Understanding the Cumulative Effects of Stressors on Marine Mammals Peter Lloyd Tyack, Helen Bailey, Daniel Crocker, James E Estes, Clinton D Francis, John Harwood, Lori Schwacke, Len Thomas, Douglas Wartzok
Monitoring population-level responses of marine mammals to human activities Erica Fleishman, Daniel P. Costa, John Harwood, Scott Kraus, David Moretti, Leslie F. New, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa K. Schwarz, Samantha E. Simmons, Len Thomas, Randall S. Wells
Marine Mammal Science 2016 vol. 32 pp. 1004-1021
An interim framework for assessing the population consequences of disturbance Robert Schilling Schick, Carl Robert Donovan, Mark Burgman, Len Thomas, John Harwood
Methods in Ecology and Evolution 2015 vol. 6 pp. 1150-1158
Modelling production per unit of food consumed in fish populations Mauricio A. Barrientos, Andres C. Milessi, J. C. Quiroz, John Harwood
Journal of Theoretical Biology 2015 vol. 365 pp. 67-75
Predicting the effects of human developments on individual dolphins to understand potential long-term population consequences Enrico Pirotta, John Harwood, Paul Thompson, Leslie New, Barbara Cheney, Monica Arso Civil, Philip Steven Hammond, Carl Robert Donovan, David Lusseau
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 2015 vol. 282
A risk function for behavioral disruption of Blainville’s beaked whales (Mesoplodon densirostris) from mid-frequency active sonar Len Thomas, Tiago A. Marques, John Harwood, Ashley Dilley, Bert Neales, Jessica Shaffer, E Mccarthy, Leslie Frances New, S Jarvis, Ron Morrissey
PLoS One 2014 vol. 9
Activities, motivations and disturbance Enrico Pirotta, Leslie Frances New, John Harwood, David Lusseau
Ecological Modelling 2014 vol. 282 pp. 44-58
Errutum Len Thomas, Tiago A. Marques, John Harwood, A. Dilley
PLoS One 2014 vol. 9
Modelling prey consumption and switching by UK grey seals Sophie Caroline Smout, Anna Rindorf, Philip Steven Hammond, John Harwood, Jason Matthiopoulos
ICES Journal of Marine Science 2014 vol. 71 pp. 81-89
Using short-term measures of behaviour to estimate long-term fitness of southern elephant seals. Leslie Frances New, James Clark, Daniel Costa, Erica Fleishman, Mark Hindell, Tin Klanjšček, David Lusseau, Scott Kraus, Clive McMahon, Patrick Robinson, Robert Schilling Schick, Lisa Schwartz, Samantha Simmons, Len Thomas, Peter Lloyd Tyack, John Harwood
Marine Ecology Progress Series 2014 vol. 496 pp. 99-108
Applying distance sampling to fin whale calls recorded by single seismic instruments in the northeast Atlantic. Danielle Harris, Luis Matias, Len Thomas, John Harwood, Wolfram Geissler
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 2013 vol. 134