Recent Submissions

  • A circumpolar study unveils a positive non-linear effect oftemperature on arctic arthropod availability that may reduce therisk of warming-induced trophic mismatch for breeding shorebirds 

    Chagnon-Lafortune, Aurélie; Duchesne, Éliane; Legagneux, Pierre; McKinnon, Laura; Reneerkens, Jeroen; Casajus, Nicolas; Abraham, Kenneth F.; Bolduc, Élise; Brown, Glen S.; Brown, Stephen C.; Gates, H. River; Gilg, Olivier; Giroux, Marie-Andrée; Gurney, Kirsty E.B.; Kendall, Steve; Kwon, Eunbi; Lanctot, Richard B.; Lank, David B.; Lecomte, Nicolas; Leung, Maria; Liebezeit, Joseph R.; Morrison, R. I. Guy; Nol, Erica; Payer, David C.; Reid, Donald; Ruthrauff, Daniel; Saalfeld, Sarah T.; Sandercock, Brett Kevin; Smith, Paul A.; Schmidt, Niels Martin; Tulp, Ingrid; Ward, David H.; Høye, Toke T.; Berteaux, Dominique; Bêty, Joël (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Seasonally abundant arthropods are a crucial food source for many migratorybirds that breed in the Arctic. In cold environments, the growth and emergence ofarthropods are particularly tied to temperature. Thus, the phenology ...
  • Loss of Sunda clouded leopards and forest integrity drive potential impacts of mesopredator release on vulnerable avifauna 

    Mayhew, Darwin Steuart-Menzies; Hearn, Andrew J.; Devineau, Olivier; Linnell, John Durrus; Macdonald, David W. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Amongst the unintended consequences of anthropogenic landscape conversion is declining apex predator abundance linked to loss of forest integrity, which can potentially re-order trophic networks. One such re-ordering, known ...
  • Do foraging ecology and contaminants interactively predict parenting hormone levels in common eider? 

    Smith, Reyd A.; Fort, Jérôme; Legagneux, Pierre; Chastel, Olivier; Mallory, Mark L.; Bustamante, Paco; Danielsen, Jóhannis; Hanssen, Sveinn Are; Einar Jónsson, Jón; Magnúsdóttir, Ellen; Moe, Børge; Parenteau, Charline; Parkinson, Kyle J.L.; Parsons, Glen J.; Tertitski, Grigori; Love, Oliver P. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Global climate change is causing abiotic shifts such as higher air and ocean temperatures, and disappearing sea ice in Arctic ecosystems. These changes influence Arctic-breeding seabird foraging ecology by altering prey ...
  • Increasing uptake of ecosystem service assessments: best practice check-lists for practitioners in Europe 

    Barton, David Nicholas; Immerzeel, Bart; Brander, Luke; Grêt-Regamey, Adrienne; Huerta, Jarumi Kato; Kretsch, Conor; Le Clech, Solen; Rendón, Paula M.; Seguin, Joana; Coyote, Martha V. Arámbula; Almenar, Javier Babí; Balzan, Mario V.; Burkhard, Benjamin; Carvaho-Santos, Claudia; Geneletti, Davide; Goñi, Victoria Guisado; Giannakis, Elias; Liekens, Inge; Lupa, Piotr; Ryan, Gillian; Stępniewska, Małgorzata K.; Tanacs, Eszter; van ‘t Hoff, Vince; Walther, Franziska E.; Zoumides, Christos; Zwierzchowska, Iwona; Grammatikopoulou, Ioanna; Villosalda, Miguel (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Aiming at understanding the role of plural values in decision-making, the IPBES Values Assessment defined nature valuation broadly as including biophysical, economic and socio-cultural assessments, including ecosystem ...
  • Bullatosporium taxicola, a new genus and species in Mytilinidiaceae (Pleosporomycetidae, Dothideomycetes) from western Norway 

    Andreasen, Mathias; Jordal, John Bjarne; Nordén, Björn (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    The new genus and species Bullatosporium taxicola are described from dead wood of Taxus baccata in western Norway. Despite some morphological resemblance with Hysteriaceae, including low ascomata with a thick carbonized ...
  • Modifying and parameterizing the individual-based model inSTREAM for Atlantic salmon and brown trout in the regulated Gullspång River, Sweden 

    Bjørnås, Kristine Lund; Railsback, Steven F.; Piccolo, John J. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    We modified, parameterized, and applied the individual-based model inSTREAM version 6.1 for lake-migrating populations of landlocked Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) and brown trout (S. trutta) in a residual flow stretch of ...
  • Global responses to the COVID-19 pandemic by recreational anglers: considerations for developing more resilient and sustainable fisheries 

    Britton, J. Robert; Pinder, Adrian C.; Alós, Josep; Arlinghaus, Robert; Danylchuk, Andy J.; Edwards, Wendy; Freire, Kátia M. F.; Gundelund, Casper; Hyder, Kieran; Jarić, Ivan; Lennox, Robert; Lewin, Wolf-Christian; Lynch, Abigail J.; Midway, Stephen R.; Potts, Warren M.; Ryan, Karina L.; Skov, Christian; Strehlow, Harry V.; Tracey, Sean R.; Tsuboi, Jun-ichi; Venturelli, Paul A.; Weir, Jessica L.; Weltersbach, Marc Simon; Cooke, Steven J. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    The global COVID-19 pandemic resulted in many jurisdictions implementing orders restricting the movements of people to inhibit virus transmission, with recreational angling often either not permitted or access to fsheries ...
  • Habitat functionality: Integrating environmental and geographic space in niche modeling for conservation planning 

    Van Moorter, Bram; Kivimäki, Ilkka; Panzacchi, Manuela; Saura, Santiago; Niebuhr, Bernardo Brandão; Strand, Olav; Saerens, Marco (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Niche modeling is typically used to assess the effects of anthropogenic landuse and climate change on species distributions and to inform spatial conser-vation planning. These models focus on the suitability of local biotic ...
  • Bottom-up rather than top-down mechanisms determine mesocarnivore interactions in Norway 

    Cano-Martínez, Rocío; Thorsen, Neri Horntvedt; Hofmeester, Tim R.; Odden, John; Linnell, John Durrus; Devineau, Olivier; Angoh, Siow Yan Jennifer; Odden, Morten (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Interactions among coexisting mesocarnivores can be influenced by different factors such as the presence of large carnivores, land-use, environmental productivity,or human disturbance. Disentangling the relative importance ...
  • Marked differences in foraging area use and susceptibility to predation between two closely-related tropical seabirds 

    Fayet, Annette; Sanchez, Cheryl; Appoo, Jennifer; Constance, Jessica; Clucas, Gemma; Turnbull, Lindsay A.; Bunbury, Nancy (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Ecological theory predicts that closely-related species must occupy diferent niches to coexist. How marine top predators achieve this during breeding, when they often gather in large multi-species colonies and are constrained ...
  • Evaluating MODIS snow products using an extensive wildlife camera network 

    Breen, Catherine; Vuyovich, Carrie; Odden, John; Hall, Dorothy; Prugh, Laura (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Snow covers a maximum of 47 million km2 of Earth’s northern hemisphere each winter and is an important component of the planet’s energy balance, hydrology cycles, and ecosystems. Monitoring regional and global snow cover ...
  • Living with wolves: A worldwide systematic review of attitudes 

    Barmoen, Magnus; Bærum, Kim Magnus; Mathiesen, Kristin Evensen (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    This systematic review of peer reviewed articles on attitudes towards gray wolves (Canis lupus), shows that attitudes are mainly measured either by mean values of attitudes or by proportional differences in attitudes. ...
  • How do resource distribution and taxonomy affect the use of dual foraging in seabirds? A review 

    Phillips, Jessica Ann; Guilford, Tim; Fayet, Annette (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    In many seabird species, parents feeding young switch between short and long foraging excursions in a strategy known as “dual foraging.” To investigate whether habitat quality near breeding colonies drives the use of dual ...
  • The recovery of crustacean zooplankton from acidification depends on lake type 

    Pilotto, Francesca; Walseng, Bjørn; Jensen, Thomas Correll; Schartau, Ann Kristin (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Acidification has harmed freshwater ecosystems in Northern Europe since the early 1900s. Stricter regulations aimed at decreasing acidic emissions have improved surface-water chemistry since the late 1980s but the recovery ...
  • Risikoforståelse i dagens Norge 

    Kaltenborn, Bjørn Petter; Krange, Olve (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Etter flere tiår med fred og velstand i Norge øker usikkerheten i mange sektorer isamfunnet. Dagens situasjon med krig i Europa, en nylig pandemi og økendepriser på de fleste forbruksvarer øker befolkningens oppmerksomhet ...
  • Limited evidence for genetic differentiation or adaptation in two amphibian species across replicated rural–urban gradients 

    Babik, Wiesław; Marszałek, Marzena; Dudek, Katarzyna; Antunes, Bernardo; Palomar, Gemma; Zając, Bartłomiej; Taugbøl, Annette; Pabijan, Maciej (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Urbanization leads to complex environmental changes and poses multiple challenges to organisms. Amphibians are highly susceptible to the effects of urbanization, with land use conversion, habitat destruction, and degradation ...
  • Assessment of the Attractiveness and Passage Efficiency of Different Fish Passage Solutions at a Hydropower Plant by Combining Fine Scale 2D-Telemetry and Hydraulic Numerical Modelling 

    Renardy, Severine; Ciraane, Utashi D.; Benitez, Jean-Philipe; Dierckx, Arnaud; Gelder, Justine; Silva, Ana T.; Archambeau, Pierre; Dewals, Benjamin; Pirotton, Michel; Erpicum, Sebastien; Ovidio, Michael (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Mitigation measures for downstream-migrating Atlantic salmon smolts (Salmo salar L.) are commonly insufficiently attractive to enable safe entrance and passage with no delay. Combining 2D telemetry with hydrodynamic modelling ...
  • Restoring freshwater habitat mosaics to promote resilience of vulnerable salmon populations 

    Cordoleani, Flora; Phillis, Corey C.; Sturrock, Anna M.; Willmes, Malte; Whitman, George; Holmes, Eric; Weber, Peter K.; Jeffres, Carson; Johnson, Rachel C. (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2024)
    Phenotypic diversity and abundance drive salmon resilience in the face of increasing environmental variability. But what happens when human activities fundamentally alter the habitat complexity that drives this diversity? ...
  • Optimal approach for upstream fish passage design: One-size-fits-all or made-to-order? 

    Nestler, John M.; Gosselin, Marie-Pierre (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Nearly 60,000 large dams (higher than 15 m) occur worldwide in addition to an estimated16 million smaller impoundments with individual surface areas larger than 100 m2.Theresulting habitat fragmentation threatens global ...
  • Otolith microchemistry combined with genetics reveal patterns of straying and population connectivity in anadromous brown trout (Salmo trutta) 

    Källo, Kristi; Birnie-Gauvin, Kim; Baktoft, Henrik; Bekkevold, Dorte; Lesher, Charles; Grønkjær, Peter; Barfod, Gry Hoffmann; Johnson, Rachel; Whitman, George; Willmes, Malte; Glessner, Justin; Aarestrup, Kim (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2023)
    Salmonids are well known for their natal homing behaviour, meaning they return to breed in the same area where they originated. However, not all individuals return to their natal breeding grounds—a behavioural trait known ...

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