Pelagic Lab

Last Updated May 2016

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Our lab focuses on the ecology and conservation of large marine vertebrates

(seabirds, mammals, turtles, predatory fishes).

Our applied research seeks to incorporate an understanding of natural history and oceanography into the design of management strategies for highly mobile species and their dynamic habitats.

Read more about the Pelagicos Lab:



Recent Lab Publications

Wedding LM, Maxwell S, Hyrenbach D, Dunn DC, Roberts J, Briscoe D, Hines E, Halpin PN

Geospatial approaches to support pelagic conservation planning and adaptive management

Endangered Species Research 30: 1-9.

Michael, PE, Jahncke, J, Hyrenbach KD

Placing Local Aggregations in a Larger-scale Context:

Hierarchical Modeling of Black-footed Albatross Dispersion

PLoS ONE 11(4): e0153783. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0153783

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