Science Spotlight


Skinner, J.P., Burkanov, V.N., and Andrews, R.D. (2012). Influence of environment, morphology, and instrument size on lactating northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus foraging behavior on the Lovushki Islands, Russia. Marine Ecology Progress Series 471:293-308. 
Latty, C.J., Hollmen, T.E., Petersen, M.R., Powell, A.N., and Andrews, R.D. (2010). Abdominally implanted transmitters with percutaneous antennas affect the dive performance of common eiders. Condor 112:314-322. 
Skinner, J.P., Norberg, S.E. and Andrews, R.D. (2009). Head striking during prey capture attempts by Steller sea lions and the potential for using head surge acceleration to predict feeding behavior. Endangered Species Research 10:61-69.
Cooke S.J., Hinch, S.G., Wikelski, M., Andrews, R.D., Kuchel, L.J., Wolcott, T.G., Butler, P.J. (2004). Biotelemetry: a mechanistic approach to ecology. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 19(6):334-343.
Andrews, R. D. (1998). Instrumentation for the remote monitoring of physiological and behavioral variables. Journal of Applied Physiology 85(5):1974-1981. 
Andrews, R. D. (1998). Remotely releasable instruments for monitoring the foraging behaviour of pinnipeds. Marine Ecology Progress Series 175:289-294. 
Research with the Steller sea lions in human care at the Alaska SeaLife Center was conducted under permits 881-1745 and 14334 from NOAA Fisheries’ Office of Protected Resources.


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