lab focuses on the ecology and conservation of large marine
(seabirds, mammals, turtles, predatory fishes).
applied research seeks to incorporate an understanding
of natural history and oceanography into the design of
management strategies for highly mobile species and their
Read more about the Pelagicos Lab:
Recent Lab Publications
Harrison Pravder, Christopher Prestridge, & K. David Hyrenbach (2015).
Wedge-tailed Shearwater breeding phenology at
the Freeman Seabird Preserve, Oʻahu, Hawaiʻi.
'Elepaio 75(3): 17-21.
(link to article)
Lyday, S.E., Ballance, L.T., Field, D.B., & K.D. Hyrenbach (2015).
Shearwaters as Ecosystem Indicators: Towards Fishery-Independent
Metrics of Fish Abundance in the California Current.
Journal of Marine Systems 146: 109–120.
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