Biology and Marine Biology

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Sue Barco

Moore, K. and Barco, S. In Press. Protocol for examining marine mammals for signs of human
interaction. NOAA SWFSC Technical Memorandum

Barco, S.G., W.J. Walton, C.A. Harms, R.H. George, L.R. D’Eri and W.M. Swingle. 2012. Collaborative
Development of Recommendations for Euthanasia of Stranded Cetaceans. Final Report to
NOAA/NMFS for John H. Prescott Award #NA09NMF4390212. VAQF Scientific Report 2012-06.
Virginia Beach, VA. 183pp.

Moore, M., van der Hoop, J., Barco, S., Costidis, A., Gulland, F., Jepson, P., Moore, K. and McLellan, W.
In press. Criteria and case definitions for serious injury and death of pinnipeds and cetaceans
caused by anthropogenic trauma: Underwater entrapment, chronic entanglement, sharp and
blunt vessel and gunshot. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms.

van der Hoop, J., Moore, M., Barco, S., Cole, T., Daust, P., Henry, A., McAlpine, D., McLellan, W.,
Wimmer, t., and Solow, A. 2012. Assessment of Management to Mitigate Anthropogenic Effects
on Large Whales. Conservation Biology. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2012.01934.x

2 additional multi-authored papers in review with Fishery Bulletin and Journal of Wildlife Diseases. I am
not first author on either paper

Rebecka Brasso

Brasso RL, Polito MP, Lynch HJ, Naveen R, Emslie SD. 2012. Penguin eggshell membranes reflect
homogeneity of mercury in the marine food web surrounding the Antarctic Peninsula. Science of
the Total Environment, 439:165-171.

Brasso RL., Drummond BE*, Borrett SR, Chiaradia A, Polito MJ, and Raya Rey A. Unique pattern of molt
leads to low intra-individual variation in feather mercury concentrations in penguins,
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, submitted

Brasso RL, Polito MJ, Lang J*, and Jones CD. Increased variation in mercury concentrations with
ontogeny in the Antarctic silverfish (Pleuragramma antarcticum), in prep

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Leigh Anne Harden

Harden, L.A. and Southwood Williard, A. 2012. Using spatial and behavioral data to evaluate the
seasonal bycatch risk of diamondback terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin) in crab pots. Marine
Ecology Progress Series. 467:207- 217.

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