Below are a list of publications that our team-members have been a part of over the years that have led to an increased understanding of marine mammals and their environment.

Fundamental Research

Goldbogen JA, Cade D, Calambokidis J, Friedlaender AS, Potvin J, Segre PS, Werth AJ 2017, 'How baleen whales feed: The biomechanics of engulfment and filtration', The Annual Review of Marine Science , vol. 13, no. 39, 10.1146/annurev-marine-122414-033905

Hazen EL, Friedlaender AS, Goldbogen JA 2015, 'Blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) optimize foraging efficiency by balancing oxygen use and energy gain as a function of prey density', Science Advances, pp. 1-7.  doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1500469

Ryan J, Cline D, Dawe C, McGill P, Zhang Y, Joseph J, Margolina T, Caillat M, Fischer M, DeVogelaere A, Stimpert A. New Passive Acoustic Monitoring in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. InOCEANS 2016 MTS/IEEE Monterey 2016 Sep 19 (pp. 1-8). IEEE.

Casey C. Charrier I, Mathevon N, Reichmuth C, 'Rival assessment among northern elephant seals: evidence of associative learning during male-male contests', Royal Society Open Science vol. 2

Research on human impacts on the environment

Friedlaender AS, Hazen EL, Goldbogen JA, Stimpert AK, Calambokidis J, Southall BL 2016, 'Prey-mediated behavioral responses of feeding blue whales in controlled sound exposure experiments', Ecological Applications, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 1075-1085

Southall , B L , Nowacek , D P , Miller , P J O & Tyack , P L 2016 , ' Experimental field studies to measure behavioral responses of cetaceans to sonar ' Endangered Species Research , vol 31 , pp. 293-315 . DOI: 10.3354/esr00764

conservation recommendations

Bejder B, Johnston DW, Smith J, Friedlaender A, Bejder L 2015, 'Embracing conservation success of recovering humpback whale populations: Evaluation the case for downlisting their conservation status in Australia', Marine Policy,

Weinstein B, Double M, Gales N, Johnston D, Friedlaender A 2017, 'Identifying overlap between humpback whale foraging grounds and the Antarctic krill fishery', Biological Conservation, vol. 210, pp184-191