Professors Eric Patterson and Janet Mann along with Dr. Ewa Krzyszczyk have published a new paper, "Age-specific foraging performance and reproduction in tool-using wild bottlenose dolphins" in Behavioral Ecology. A link to the pdf can be found under publications!
A new paper, "A comparison of survey and focal follow methods for estimating individual activity budgets of cetaceans", is available for early view at Marine Mammal Science. The link can be found under publications. Congratulations to all the authors!
Shark Bay researchers Janet Mann and Margaret Stanton have contributed to four chapters in the new book Primates and Cetaceans: Field Research and Conservation of Complex Mammalian Societies. Links can be found under publications!
Professor Janet Mann and Research Assistant Jillian Wisse have been awarded the Christine Stevens Wildlife Award- a $10,000 grant for their project on noninvasive hormone monitoring in captive and wild cetaceans. Congratulations to the Janet and Jillian! You can read about their work in the Georgetown Hoya
We have a new paper out in Proceedings of the Royal Society B entitled "Cultural transmission of tool use combined with habitat specializations leads to fine-scale genetic structure in bottlenose dolphins." The pdf is available in our Publications section. Congratulations to the authors!
We have a new paper out in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society-B entitled "Tool use by aquatic animals." The pdf is available in our Publications section. Congratulations to the authors!
Congratulations to Dr. Ewa Krzyszczyk! Dr. Krzyszczyk successfully defended her PhD Dissertation "Age Determination, Life History and Juvenile Behavior in Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops sp.) in Shark Bay, Australia" on August 16th.
We have a new paper out in Biological Conservation entitled "Long-term impacts of fish provisioning on the behavior and survival of wild bottlenose dolphins." The pdf is available in our Publications section. Congratulations to the authors!