Sea Mammal Research Unit (SMRU)

Total results: 69
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Changing distribution of the east coast of Scotland bottlenose dolphin population and the challenges of area‐based management Civil, M., Quick, N., Cheney, B. Marine Spatial Planning, Marine Mammals, Human Dimensions, Cetaceans
A review of unmanned vehicles for the detection and monitoring of marine fauna Verfuss, U., Aniceto, A., Harris, D. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Human Dimensions, Environmental Impact Assessment
Empirical measures of harbor seal behavior and avoidance of an operational tidal turbine Joy, R., Wood, J., Sparling, C. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Displacement, Collision, Avoidance Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Understanding the population consequences of disturbance Pirotta, E., Booth, C., Costa, D. Marine Mammals, Human Dimensions, Environmental Impact Assessment
Marine Mammal Behavioral Response to Tidal Turbine Sound Robertson, F., Wood, J., Joslin, J. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Noise, Avoidance Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Harbour Seals Avoid Tidal Turbine Noise: Implications for Collision Risk Hastie, G., Russell, D., Lepper, P. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Noise, Avoidance Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Comparing methods suitable for monitoring marine mammals in low visibility conditions during seismic surveys Verfuss, U., Gillespie, D., Gordon, J. Marine Mammals
First in situ Passive Acoustic Monitoring for Marine Mammals during Operation of a Tidal Turbine in Ramsey Sound, Wales Malinka, C., Gillespie, D., Macaulay, J. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Collision Marine Mammals
Determining the Water Column Usage by Seals in the Brims Lease Site Evers, C., Blight, C., Thompson, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Harbour Porpoise Distribution can Vary at Small Spatiotemporal Scales in Energetic Habitats Benjamins, S., van Geel, N., Hastie, G. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
A Simulation Approach to Assessing Environmental Risk of Sound Exposure to Marine Mammals Donovan, C., Harris, C., Milazzo, L. Noise Marine Mammals
Passive Acoustic Methods for Fine-Scale Tracking of Harbour Porpoises in Tidal Rapids Macaulay, J., Gordon, J., Gillespie, D. Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
Fine-scale harbour seal at-sea usage mapping around Orkney and the North coast of Scotland Jones, E., Smout, S., Blight, C. Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Scottish Government Demonstration Strategy: Trialling Methods for Tracking the Fine Scale Underwater Movements of Marine Mammals in Areas of Marine Renewable Energy Development Sparling, C., Gillespie, D., Hastie, G. Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
Non‐lethal management of carnivore predation: long‐term tests with a startle reflex‐based deterrence system on a fish farm Götz, T., Janik, V. Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Refining Estimates of Collision Risk for Harbour Seals and Tidal Turbines Band, B., Sparling, C., Thompson, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Collision Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
NERC Knowledge Exchange: An Autonomous Device to Track Porpoise Movements in Tidal Rapids Macaulay, J., Gordon, J., Gillespie, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
The use of Acoustic Deterrents for the mitigation of injury to marine mammals during pile driving for offshore wind farm construction Sparling, C., Sams, C., Stephenson, S. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind Noise, Attraction Marine Mammals
Impacts of Anthropogenic Noise on Marine Life: Publication Patterns, New Discoveries, and Future Directions in Research and Management Williams, R., Wright, A., Ashe, E. Noise Reptiles, Marine Mammals, Invertebrates, Fish
An Interim Framework for Assessing the Population Consequences of Disturbance King, S., Schick, R., Donovan, C. Ecosystem Processes
Confusion Reigns? A Review of Marine Megafauna Interactions with Tidal-Stream Environments Benjamins, S., Dale, A., Hastie, G. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Birds
Guidance to Inform Marine Mammal Site Characterisation Requirements at Wave and Tidal Stream Energy Sites in Wales Sparling, C., Smith, K., Benjamins, S. Wave, Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
MR6.1 Review of Methodology and Main Results of the JCP Analysis of Cetacean Densities in the Context of Marine Renewable Development Lonergan, M., Hammond, P. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
MR7.2.1 Collision Risk: A Brief Review of Available Information on Behaviour of Mammals and Birds in High Tidal Energy Areas Onoufriou, J., Thompson, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Collision Marine Mammals, Birds
MR8.1 Tests of Acoustic Signals for Aversive Sound Mitigation with Harbour Seals Gordon, J., Blight, C., Bryant, E. Noise Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
MR7.1.2 The Density and Behaviour of Marine Mammals in Tidal Rapids Macaulay, J., Malinka, C., Coram, A. Marine Mammals
MR6.2 Definition of 'Range' in the Context of Marine Renewable Energy Development and Marine Mammal Conservation Northridge, S. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
MR7.2.2 Collision Risk and Impact Study: Examination of Models for Estimating the Risk of Collisions Between Seals and Tidal Turbines Lonergan, M., Thompson, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Collision Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
MR1 & MR2 Current State of Knowledge of the Effects of Offshore Renewable Energy Generation Devices on Marine Mammals and Research Requirements: Update, September 2014 Thompson, D., Hall, A., McConnell, B. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
MR7.1.1 Quantifying Porpoise Depth Distributions and Underwater Behaviour in Tidal Rapids Areas Macaulay, J., Gordon, J., Coram, A. Marine Mammals
MR7.2.3 Collision Risk and Impact Study: Field Tests of Turbine Blade-Seal Carcass Collisions Thompson, D., Brownlow, A., Onoufriou, J. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Collision Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Sound Exposure in Harbour Seals During the Installation of an Offshore Wind Farm: Predictions of Auditory Damage Hastie, G., Russell, D., McConnell, B. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind Noise Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Grey Seals use Anthropogenic Signals from Acoustic Tags to Locate Fish: Evidence from a Simulated Foraging Task Stansbury, A., Götz, T., Deecke, V. Noise Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Adaptable Monitoring Package (AMP) Polagye, B., Stewart, A., Joslin, J. Marine Energy (General) Collision, Habitat Change, Noise Birds, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals
Marine Mammals and Ocean Noise: Future Directions and Information Needs with Respect to Science, Policy and Law in Canada Williams, R., Ashe, E., Blight, L. Noise Marine Mammals
Marine Mammals Trace Anthropogenic Structures at Sea Russell, D., Brasseur, S., Thompson, D. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Habitat Change Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals, Ecosystem Processes
Tracking Porpoise Underwater Movements in Tidal Rapids using Drifting Hydrophone Arrays. Filling a Key Information Gap for Assessing Collision Risk Gordon, J., Macaulay, J., Northridge, S. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
An Overview of a Simulation Approach to Assessing Environmental Risk of Sound Exposure to Marine Mammals Donovan, C., Harris, C., Marshall, L. Marine Energy (General) Noise Marine Mammals
Movement Patterns of Seals in Tidally Energetic Sites: Implications for Renewable Energy Development Hastie, G., Benjamins, S., Bird, A. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Marine Mammals and Tidal Turbines: What are the Issues of Concern and how are they being Resolved? Wilson, B., Hastie, G., Benjamins, S. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
Tracking Technologies for Quantifying Marine Mammal Interactions with Tidal Turbines: Pitfalls and Possibilities Hastie, G., Gillespie, D., Gordon, J. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals
Studies of Harbour Seal Behaviour in Areas of High Tidal Energy: Part 1. Movements and Diving Behaviour of Harbour Seals in Kyle Rhea Thompson, D. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Modelling Harbour Seal Habitat by Combining Data from Multiple Tracking Bailey, H., Hammond, P., Thompson, P. Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Harbour porpoise distribution can vary at small spatiotemporal scales in energetic habitats Benjamins, S., van Geel, N., Hastie, G. Marine Energy (General), Tidal, Wave Marine Mammals
MR3 Methods for Tracking Fine Scale Movements of Marine Mammals around Marine Tidal Devices McConnell, B., Gillespie, D., Hastie, J. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Pinnipeds, Marine Mammals
Modelling the Biological Significance of Behavioural Change in Coastal Bottlenose Dolphins in Response to Disturbance New, L., Harwood, J., Thomas, L. Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind, Marine Energy (General) Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
Harbour Seals Avoid Tidal Turbine Noise: Implications for Collision Risk Hastie, G., Russell, D., Lepper, P. Tidal, Marine Energy (General) Noise Marine Mammals
Habitat Preferences and Distribution of the Harbour Porpoise Phocoena phocoena West of Scotland Booth, C., Embling, C., Gordon, J. Marine Mammals, Cetaceans
Annex A: Summary of Operational Underwater Noise from a Wave Energy Converter System at the EMEC Wave Energy Test Site May 2011: Comparison of Pelamis System Operational and Baseline Noise Measurements Lepper, P., Harland, E., Robinson, S. Wave, Marine Energy (General) Noise
Annex I: Movements and Diving Behaviour of Juvenile Grey Seals in Areas of High Tidal Energy Thompson, D. Marine Energy (General), Tidal Collision Marine Mammals, Pinnipeds