PUBLICATIONS: Chronological / Alphabetical


Zilliacus, K.M., J. O'Sullivan, F. Galvan-Magna, M.K. McKinzie, D.A. Croll. 2024. A biologging database of mobulid rays from the Gulf of California, Mexico. Scientific Data 11:33 DOI: 10.1038/s41597-023-02874-w PDF

Palacios, M.D., A. Trejo-Ramirez, S. Velazquez-Hernandez, S.A.K. Huesca-Mayorga, J.D. Stewart, M.R. Cronin, N. Lezama-Ochoa, K.M. Zilliacus, R. Gonzalez-Armas, F. Galvan-Magana, D.A. Croll. 2024. Reproductive behavior, seasonality, and distribution of three devil ray species (Mobula mobular, M. thurstoni, and M. munkiana) in the Southern Gulf of California, Mexico. Marine Biology 171:12 PDF


Reynolds, K.S., C.M. Kurle, D.A. Croll, D.L. Steller, D. Szuta, S.D. Miller, L. Martinez-Estevez. 2023. Diet of hawksbill turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 33: 917 - 925 PDF

Guy Galves, C., N. Auil Gomez, J. Galves, K.M. Zilliacus, D.A. Croll, A.M. Kilpatrick. 2023. Increasing mortality of Endangered Antillean manatees Trichechus manatus manatus due to watercraft collisions in Belize. Endangered Species Research 51: 103-113 PDF

Palacios, M.D., J.D. Stewart, D.A. Croll, M.R. Cronin, A. Trejo-Ramirez, G.M.W. Stevens, N. Lezama-Ochoa, K.M. Zilliacus, R. Gonzalez-Armas, G. Notarbartolo di Sciara, F. Galvan-Magana. 2023. Manta and devil ray aggregations: conservation challenges and developments in the field. Frontiers in Marine Science DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2023.1148234 PDF


Cronin, M.R., D.A. Croll, M.A. Hall, N. Lezama-Ochoa, J. Lopez, H. Murua, J. Murua, V. Restrepo, S. Rojas-Perea, J.D. Stewart, J.L. Waldo, G. Moreno. 2022. Harnessing stakeholder knowledge for the collaborative development of Mobulid bycatch mitigation strategies in tuna fisheries. ICES Journal of Marine Science DOI: 10.1093/icesjms/fsac093 PDF

Martinez-Estevez, L., A. Angulo Angulo, M. Estrella Astorga, C. Damian Becerra, N. Campana Leyva, F. Cuevas Amador, J.P. Cuevas Amador, T. de la Vega Carvajal, A. Fernandez Robledo, A.R. Gaos, C.E. Hart, A. Hudson Weaver, J. Luis Lopez, J.L. Israel Llamas, A. Mancini, K. Oceguera, J.A. Seminoff, B.R. Tershy, I.L. Yanez, A. Zavala-Norzagaray, D.A. Croll. 2022. Exploring the demography and conservation needs of hawksbill sea turtels Eretmochelys imbricata in north-west Mexico. Oryx DOI:10.1017/S0030605322000709 PDF

Croll, D.A., A.A. Ellis, J. Adams, A.S.C.P. Cook, S. Garthe, M.W. Goodale, C.S. Hall, E. Hazen, B.S. Keitt, E.C. Kelsey, J.B. Leirness, D.E. Lyons, M.W. Mckown, A. Potiek, K.R. Searle, F.H. Soudijn, R.C. Rockwood, B.R. Tershy, M. Tinker, E.A. VanderWerf, K.A. Williams, L. Young, K. Zilliacus. 2022. Framework for assessing and mitigating the impacts of offshore wind energy development on marine birds. Biological Conservation 276: 109795 PDF

Cronin, M.R., J.E. Amaral, A.M. Jackson, J. Jacquet, K.L. Seto, D.A. Croll. 2022. Policy and transparency gaps for oceanic shark and rays in high seas tuna fisheries. Fish and Fisheries DOI: 10.1111/faf.12710 PDF

Cronin, M.R., L.A. de Wit, L. Martinez-Estevez. 2022. Aligning conservation and public health goals to tackle unsustainable trade of mammals. Conservation Science and Practice e12818. DOI 10.1111/csp2.12818 PDF

Andrzejaczek, S. et al. 2022. Diving into the vertical dimension of elasmobranch movement ecology. Science Advances 8, eabo 1754 PDF

Sptaz, D.R., N.D. Holmes, D.J. Will, S. Hein, Z.T. Carter, R.M. Fewster, B. Keitt, P. Genovesi, A. Samaniego, D.A. Croll, B.R. Tershy, J.C. Russell. 2022. The global contribution of invasive vertebrate eradication as a key island restoration tool. Scientific Reports 12: 13391 PDF

Cinner, J.E., I.R. Caldwell, L. Thiault, J. Ben, J.L. Blanchard, M. Coll, A. Diedrich, T.D. Eddy, J.D. Everett, C. Folberth, D. Gascuel, J. Guiet, G.G. Gurney, R.F. Heneghan, J. Jagermeyr, N. Jiddawi, R. Lahari, J. Kuange, W. Liu, O. Maury, C. Muller, C. Novaglio, J. Palacios-Abrantes, C.M. Petrik, A. Rabearisoa, D.P. Tittensor, A. Wamukota, R. Pollnac. 2022. Potential impacts of climate change on agriculture and fisheries production in 72 tropical coastal communities. Nature Communications DOI: 10.1038/s41467-022-30991-4 PDF

Baetscher, D.S., J. Beck, E.C. Anderson, K. Ruegg, A.M. Ramey, S. Hatch, H. Nevins, S.M. Fitzgerald, J.C. Garza. 2022. Genetic assignment of fisheries bycatch reveals disproportionate mortality among Alaska Northern Fulmar breeding colonies. Evolutionary Applications DOI: 10.1111/eva.13357 PDF

Martinez-Estevez, L., D.L. Steller, K.M. Zilliacus, J.P. Cuevas Amador, F. Cuevas Amador, D. Szuta, S.D. Miller, G.H. Dayton, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2022. Foraging ecology of critically endangered Eastern Pacific hawksbill sea turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Marine Environmental Research 174: 105532 PDF

Tinker, M.T., K.M. Zilliacus, D. Ruiz, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2022. Seabird meta-Population Viability Model (mPVA) methods. MethodsX 9:101599 PDF


Cronin, M.R., S.H. Alonzo, S.K. Adamczak, D.N. Baker, R.S. Beltran, A.L. Borker, A.B. Favilla, R. Gatins, L.C. Goetz, N. Hack, J.G. Harencar, E.A. Howard, M.C. Kustra, R. Maguina, L. Martinez-Estevez, R.S. Mehta, I.M. Parker, K. Reid, M.B. Roberts, S.B. Shirazi, T-A.M. Tatom-Naecker, K.M. Voss, E. Willis-Norton, B. Vadakan, A.M. Aalenzuelo-Toro, E.S. Zavaleta. 2021. Anti-racist interventions to transform ecology, evolution and conservation biology departments. Nature Ecology & Evolution 5: 1213 - 1223 PDF

Ruiz, D.M., M.T. Tinker, B.R. Tershy, K.M. Zilliacus, D.A. Croll. 2021. Using meta-population models to guide conservation action. Global Ecology and Conservation 28: e01644 PDF

Martinez-Estevez, L., J.P. Cuevas Amador, F. Cuevas Amador, K.M. Zilliacus, A. Martinez Pachecoc, J.A. Seminoff, J. Lucero, K. Ocequerae, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2021. Spatial ecology of hawksbill sea turtles (Eretmochelys imbricata) in foraging habitats of the Gulf of California, Mexico. Global Ecology and Conservation 27: e01540 PDF

Henry III, R.W., S.A. Shaffer, M. Anatolos, M. Felix-Lizarraga, D.G. Foley, E.L. Hazen, Y. Tremblay, D.P. Costa, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2021. Successful long-distance breeding range expansion of a top marine predator. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9: 620103 PDF

Bragg, W.K., S.T. Gonzalez, A. Rabearisoa, A.D. Stoltz. 2021. Communicating Managed Retreat in California. Water 13: 781 PDF

Lewis-Brown, E., H. Beatty, K. Davis, A. Rabearisoa, J. Ramiaramanana, M.B. Mascia, M. Mills. 2021. The importance of future generations and conflict management in conservation. Conservation Science and Practice 2021;e488 PDF

Kurle, C.M., K.M. Zilliacus, J. Sparks, J. Curl, M. Bock, S. Buckelew, J.C. Williams, C.A. Wolf, N.D. Holmes, J. Plissner, G.R. Howald, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2021. Indirect effects of invasive rat removal result in recovery of island rocky intertidal community structure. Nature Scientific Reports 11: 5395 PDF

Palacios, M.D., E.M. Hoyos-Padilla, A. Trejo-Ramirez, D.A. Croll, F. Galvan-Magana, K.M. Zilliacus, J.B. O'Sullivan, J.T. Ketchum, R. Gonzalez-Armas. 2021. Description of first nursery area for a pygmy devil ray species (Mobula munkiana) in the Gulf of California, Mexico. Nature Scientific Reports 11: 132 PDF


Beltran, R.S., E. Marnocha, A. Race, D.A. Croll, G.H. Dayton, E.S. Zavaleta. 2020. Field courses narrow demographic achievement gaps in ecology and evoluionary biology. Academic Practice in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.6300 PDF

de Wit, L.A., K.M. Zilliacus, P. Quadri, D. Will, N. Grima, D. Spatz, N. Holmes, B. Tershy, G.R.  Howald, D.A. Croll. 2020. Invasive vertebrate eradications on islands as a tool for implementing global Sustainable Development Goals. Environmental Conservation 47: 139-148. PDF

de Wit, L.A., A.M. Kilpatrick, E. VanWormer, D.A. Croll, B.R. Tershy, M. Kim, K. Shapiro. 2019. Seasonal and spatial variation in Toxoplasma gondii contamination in soil in urban public spaces in California, United States. Zoonoses Public Health 67: 70 - 78. PDF

Ruiz, D.M., H. Tallis, B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2020. Turning off the tap: Common domestic water conservation actions insufficient to alleviate drought in the United States of America. PLOS ONE doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0229798 PDF

Starr, C.R., L. Hunter, R. Dunkin, S. Honig, R. Palomino, and C. Leaper. 2020. Engaging in science practices in classroom predicts increases in undergraduates' STEM motivation, identity, and achievement: A short-term longitudinal study. Journal of Research in Science Teaching doi: 10.1002/tea.21623 PDF


Borker, A.L., R.T. Buxton, I.L. Jones, H.L. Major, J.C. Williams, B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2019. Do soundscape indices predict landscape scale restoration outcomes? A comparative study of restored seabird island soundscapes. Restoration Ecology doi: 10.1111/rec.13038 PDF

Lustenhouwer, N., T.L. Rogers, E.L. Aiello, K.M. Beheshti, A.B. Favilla, L.R. Fox, S.T. Gonzalez, E.A. Howard, J.M. Kendall-Bar, M.K. Melen, S.B. Munch, Z.R.C. Shearin, A.M. Valenzuela-Toro, and I.M. Parker. 2019. A Theory of Global Biodiversity. Monographs in Population Biology, Volume 60 by Boris Worm and Derek P. Tittensor. The Quarterly Review of Biology 2019 94:3, 321-321. PDF

Holmes, N.D., D.R. Spatz, S. Oppel, B. Tershy, D.A. Croll, B. Keitt, P. Genovesi, I.J. Burfield, D.J. Will, A.L. Bond, A. Wegmann, A. Aguirre-Munoz, A.F. Raine, C.R. Knapp, C. Hung, D. Wingate, E. Hagen, F. Mendez-Sanchez, G. Racamora, H. Yuan, J. Fric, J. Millett, J. Russell, J. Liske-Clark, E. Vidal, H. Jourdan, K. Campbell, K. Springer, K. Swinnerton, L. Gibbons-Decherong, O. Langrand, M.dL. Brooke, M. McMinn, N. Bunbury, N. Oliveuram O, Sposimo, P. Geraldes, P. McClelland, P. Hodum. P.G. Ryan, R. Borroto-Paez, R. Pierce, R. Griffiths, R. N. Fisher, R. Wanless, S.A. Pasachnik, S. Cranwell, T. Nicol, S.H.M. Butchart. 2019. Globally important islands where eradicating invasive mammals will benefit highly threatened vertebrates. PLoS ONE 14(3): e0212128 PDF

Griffiths, R., D. Brown, B. Tershy, W.C. Pitt, R.J. Cuthbert, A. Wegmann, B. Keitt, S. Cranwell, G. Howald. 2019. Successes and failures of rat eradications on tropical islands: a comparative review of eight recent projects. In C.R. Veitch, M.N. Clout, A.R. Martin, J.C. Russel, C.J. West (eds.) Island invasives: scaling up to meet the challenge. Occasional Paper SSC no. 62. PDF

Holmes, N.D., B.S. Keitt, D.R. Spatz, D.J. Will, S. Hein, J.C. Russell, P. Genovesi, P.E. Cowan, B.R. Tershy. 2019. Tracking invasive species eradications on islands at a global scale. In C.R. Veitch, M.N. Clout, A.R. Martin, J.C. Russel, C.J. West (eds.) Island invasives: scaling up to meet the challenge. Occasional Paper SSC no. 62. PDF

de Wit, L.A., D.A. Croll, B. Tershy, M.D. Correa, H. Luna-Pasten, P. Quadri, A.M. Kilpatrick. 2019. Potential public health benefits from cat eradications on islands. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 13(2): e0007040 PDF

Shapiro, K., L. Bahia-Oliveira, B. Dixon, A. Dumetre, L.A. de Wit, E. VanWormer, I. Villena. 2019. Environmental transmission of Toxoplasma gondii: Oocysts in water, soil and food. Food and Waterborne Parasitology 15: e00049. PDF


Tershy, B. 2018. Trapper, turned conservationist: Bill Wood (obituary). Mongabay News. 25 Oct 2018 LINK

Crandall, S.G., J.L. Ohayon, L.A. de Wit, J.E. Hammond, K.L. Melanson, M.M. Moritsch, R. Davenport. D. Ruiz, B. Keitt, N.D. Holmes, H.G. Packard, J. Bury, G.S. Gilbert, I.M. Parker. 2018. Best practices: social research methods to inform biological conservation. Australasian Journal of Environmental Management 25: 6 - 23 PDF

Lesage, J.C., E.A. Howard, K.D. Holl. 2018. Homogenizing biodiversity in restoration: the "perennialization" of California prairies. Restoration Ecology 26: 1061 - 1065 PDF

Wolf, C.A., H.S. Young, K.M. Zilliacus, A.S. Wegmann, M. McKown, N.D. Holmes, B.R. Tershy, R. Dirzo, S. Kropidlowski, D. Croll. 2018. Invasive rat eradication strongly impacts plant recruitment on a tropical atoll. PLOS One 13(7): e0200743 PDF

Quiros, T.E.A.L., M.W. Beck, A. Araw, D.A. Croll, B. Tershy. 2018. Small-scale seagrass fisheries can reduce social vulnerability: a comparative case study. Ocean and Coastal Management 157: 56 - 67 PDF


Honig, S.E., B. Mahoney, J.S. Glanz, and B.B. Hughes. 2017. Are seagrass beds indicators of anthropogenic nutrient stress in the rocky intertidal. Marine Pollution Bulletin 114: 539 - 546 PDF

Spatz, D.R., K.M. Zilliacus, N.D. Holmes, S.H.M. Butchart, P. Genovesi, G. Ceballos, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2017. Globally threatened vertebrates on islands with invasive species. Science Advances 3:e1603080 PDF

Fossette, S., B. Abrahms, E.L. Hazen, S.J. Bograd, K.M. Zilliacus, J. Calambokidis, J.A. Burrows, J.A. Goldbogen, J.T. Harvey, B. Marinovic, B. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2017. Resource partitioning facilitates coexistence in sympatric cetaceans in the California Current. Ecology and Evolution DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3409 PDF

Tershy B, S. Harrison, A. Borker, T. Cornelisse, B. Sinervo, D. Spatz, C. Li, D. Croll, E. Zavaleta. 2017. Biodiversity. In: Ecosystems of California: Threats & Responses Supplement for Decision-Making, H. Mooney and E. Zavaleta (eds.) University of California Press. PDF

Spatz, D.R., N.D. Holmes, B.G. Reguero, S.H.M. Butchart, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2017. Managing invasive mammals to conserve globally threatened seabirds in a changing climate. Conservation Letters doi: 10.1111/conl.12373 PDF

Quiros, T.E.A.L., D. Croll, B. Tershy, M.D. Fortes, P. Raimondi. 2017. Land use is better predictor of tropical seagrass condition than marine protection. Biological Conservation 209: 454 - 463. PDF

de Wit, L.A., D.A. Croll, B. Tershy, K.M. Newton, D.R. Spatz, N.D. Holmes, A.M. Kilpatrick. 2017. Estimating burdens of neglected tropical zoonotic diseases on islands with introduced mammals. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 96: 749 - 757. PDF

Bernardi, G., N.L. Crane, G.C. Longo, A.L. Quiros. 2016. The ecology of Altricthys azurelineatus and A. curatus, two damselfishes that lack a pelagic larval phase. Environmental Biology of Fishes 100: 111 - 120. PDF

Nelson, F., L. Hazzah, J. Kasaona, S. O'Connell, P. Riger, B. Tershy. 2017. Rethinking conservation funding models in Africa (commentary). Mongabay News. 11 Aug 2017. LINK


McCreless, E. and M.W. Beck. 2016. Rethinking our global coastal investment portfolio. Journal of Ocean and Coastal Economics 3: articl 6. PDF

McCreless, E.E., D.D. Huff, D.A. Croll, B.R. Tershy, D.R. Spatz, N.D. Holmes, S.H.M. Butchart, C. Wilcox. 2016. Past and estimated future impact of invasive alien mammals on insular threatened vertebrate populations. Nature Communications DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12488 PDF

Tershy, B., K.M. Newton, D.R. Spatz, K.J. Swinnerton, J.B. Iverson, R.N. Fisher, P. Harlow, N.D. Holmes, and D.A. Croll. 2016. The biogeography of threatened insular iguanas and opportunities for invasive vertebrate management. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 11 (Monograph 6):222-236 PDF

Newton, K.M., M. McKown, C. Wolf, H. Gellerman, T. Coonan, D. Richards, A.L. Harvey, N. Holmes, G. Howald, K. Faulkner, B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2016. Response of native species 10 years after rat eradication on Anacapa Island, California. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 7:72 - 85 PDF

deVos, A., R.L. Brownell Jr., B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2016. Anthropogenic threats and conservation needs of blue whales, Balaenoptera musculus indica, around Sri Lanka. Journal of Marine Biology DOI:10.1155/2016/8420846 PDF

Jones, H.P., N.D. Holmes, S.H.M. Butchart, B.R. Tershy, P.J. Kappes, I. Corkery, A. Aguirre-Munoz, D.P. Armstrong, E. Bonnaud, A.A. Burbidge, K. Campbell, F. Courchamp, P.E. Cowan, R.J. Cuthbert, S. Ebbert, P. Genovesi, G.R. Howald, B.S. Keitt, S.W. Kress, C.M. Miskelly, S. Oppel, S. Poncet, M.J. Rauzon, G. Rocamora, J.C. Russell, A. Samaniego-Herrera, P.J. Seddon, D.R. Spatz, D.R. Towns, and D.A. Croll. 2016. Invasive mammal eradication on islands results in substantial conservation gains. PNAS DOI:10.1073/pnas.1521179113 PDF

Russell, J.C., H.P. Jones, D.P. Armstrong, F. Courchamp, P. J. Kappes, P.J. Seddon, S. Oppel, M.J. Rauzon, P.E. Cowan, G. Rocamora, P. Genovesi, E. Bonnaud, B.S. Keitt, N.D. Holmes, B.R. Tershy. 2016. Importance of lethal control of invasive predators for island conservation. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12666 PDF

Honig, S.E., B. Mahoney. 2016. Evidence of seabird guano enrichment on a coral reef in Oahu, Hawaii. Marine Biology. DOI: 10.1007/s00227-015-2808-4. PDF

Tershy, B., S. Harrison, A. Borker, B. Sinervo, T. Cornelisse, C. Li, D. Spatz, D. Croll, E. Zavaleta. 2016. Chapter 11: Biodiversity. In: Ecosystems of California, H. Mooney and E. Zavaleta (eds.) University of California Press. PDF


Croll, D.A., K.M. Newton, M. McKown, N. Holmes, J.C. Williams, H.S. Young, S. Buckelew, C.A. Wolf, G. Howald, M.F. Bock, J.A. Curl, B.R. Tershy. 2015. Passive recovery of an island bird community after rodent eradication. Biological Invasions. DOI 10.1007/s10530-015-1042-9 PDF

Klein, D.J., M.W. McKown, B.R. Tershy. 2015. Deep learning for large scale biodiversity monitoring. Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange Conference. PDF

Borker, A.L., P. Halbert, M.W. Mckown, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2015. A comparison of automated and traditional monitoring techniques for Marbled Murrelets using passive acoustic sensors. Wildlife Society Bulletin. DOI: 10.1002/wsb.608 PDF

Croll, D.A., H. Dewar, N.K. Dulvy, D. Fernando, M.P. Francis, F. Galvan-Magana, M. Hall, S. Heinrichs, A. Marshall, D. McCauley, K.M. Newton, G. Notarbartolo-di-Sciara, M. O’Malley, J. O’Sullivan, M. Poortvliet, M. Roman, G. Stevens, B.R. Tershy, W.T. White. 2015. Vulnerabilities and fisheries impacts: the uncertain future of manta and devil rays. Aquatic Conservation. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.2591. PDF

Tershy, B.R., K.W. Shen, K.M. Newton, N.D. Holmes, and D.A. Croll. 2015. The Importance of Islands for the Protection of Biological and Linguistic Diversity. BioScience DOI: 10.1093/biosci/biv031 PDF

Poortvliet, M. J.L. Olsen, D.A. Croll, G. Bernardi, K. Newton, S. Kollias, J. O'Sullivan, D. Fernando, G. Stevens, F. Galvan-Magana, B. Seret, S. Wintner, G. Hoarau. 2015. A Dated Molecular Phylogeny of Manta and Devil Rays (Mobulidae) Based on Mitogenome and Nuclear Sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 83: 72-85 PDF


Kurle, C.M., P.L. Koch, B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll. 2014. The effects of sex, tissue type and dietary components on stable isotope discrimination factors (13C and 15N) in mammalian omnivores. Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies 50: 307 - 321. PDF

Griffiths, R., A. Wegmann, C. Hanson, B. Keitt, G. Howald, D. Brown, B. Tershy, W. Pitt, M. Moran, K. Rex, S. White, B. Flint, N. Torr. 2014. The Wake Island rodent eradication: part success, part failure, but wholly instructive. Proc. 26th Vertebr. Pest Conf. R.M. Timm and J.M. O'Breind, Eds. Publisted at Univ. of Calif. Davis. Pp. 101-111. PDF

Dawson, J., S. Oppel, R.J. Cuthbert, N. Holmes, J.P. Bird, S.H.M. Butchart, D.R. Spatz, and B. Tershy. 2014. Prioritizing Islands for the Eradication of Invasive Vertebrates in the United Kingdom Overseas Territories. Conservation Biology DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12347 PDF

Beltran, R.S., N. Kreidler, D.H. Van Vuren, S. Morrison, E. Zavaleta, K. Newton, B.R. Tershy, and D. Croll. 2014. Passive recovery of vegetation from herbivore eradication on Santa Cruz Island, California. Restoration Ecology DOI: 10.1111/rec.12144 PDF

Aslan, C., N. Holmes, B. Tershy, D. Spatz, and D. Croll. 2014. Benefits to Poorly Studied Taxa of Conservation of Bird and Mammal Diversity on Islands. Conservation Biology DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12354 PDF

Aslan, C.E., A. Aslan, D. Croll, B. Tershy, and E.S. Zavaleta. 2014. Building Taxon Substitution Guidelines on a Biological Control Foundations. Resoration Ecology 22: 437-441 PDF

Borker, A.L., M.W. McKown, J.T. Acerman, C.A. Eagles-Smith, B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2014. Vocal Activity as a Low Cost and Scalable Index of Seabird Colony Size. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12264 PDF

Spatz, D.R., K.M. Newton, R. Heinz, B.R. Tershy, N.D. Holmes, S.H.M. Butchart, and D.A. Croll. 2014. The Biogeography of Globally Threatened Seabirds and Island Conservation Opportunities. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12279 PDF

Moore, J.W., T.D. Lambert, W.N. Heady, S.E. Honig, A.K. Osterback, C.C. Phillis, A.L. Quiros, N.A. Retford, and D.B. Herbst. 2014. Anthropogenic land-use signals propagate through stream food webs in a California, USA, watershed. Limnologica 46: 124-130 PDF

Oppel, S., S. Hervias, N. Oliveira, T. Pipa, C. Silva, P. Geraldes, M. Goh, E. Immler, and M. McKown. 2014. Estimating population size of a nocturnal burrow-nesting seabird using acoustic monitoring and habitat mapping. Nature Conservation 7: 1-13 PDF


Aslan, C.E., E.S. Zavaleta, B. Tershy, and D. Croll. 2013. Mutualism Disruption Threatens Global Plant Biodiversity: A Systematic Review. PLOS One 8: e66993 PDF

Taylor, S.A., J.A. Morris-Pocock, B.R. Tershy, J.A. Castillo-Guerrero, and V.L. Friesen. 2013. Hybridization from possible sexual mis-imprinting: molecular characterization of hybridization between Brown Sula leucogaster and Blue-footed Boobies S. nebouxii. Marine Ornithology 41: 113-119. PDF

Aslan, C.E., E.S. Zavaleta, D. Croll, B. Tershy, and R.H. Robichaux. 2013. Imperfect Replacement of Native Species by Non-Native Species as Pollinators of Endemic Hawaiian Plants. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12193. PDF

Nogales, M., E. Vidal, F.M. Medina, E. Bonnaud, B.R. Tershy, K.J. Campbell, and E.S. Zavaleta. 2013. Feral Cats and Biodiversity Conservation: The Urgent Prioritization of Island Management. BioSicence 63: 804 - 810. PDF


Croll, D.A., K.M. Newton, K. Weng, F. Galvan-Magana, J. O'Sullivan, H. Dewar. 2012. Movement and habitat use by the spine-tail devil ray in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. Marine Ecology Progress Series 465: 193 - 200. PDF

Aslan, C.E., E.S. Zavaleta, D. Croll, and B. Tershy. 2012. Effects of Native and Non-Native Vertebrate Mutualists on Plants. Conservation Biology 26: 778 - 789. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D.A. Croll, and K.M. Newton. 2012. Accomplishments and impact fo the NGO, Island Conservation, over 15 years (1994-2009). Biodiversity Conservation 21:957 - 965. PDF


Goldbogen, J.A., Calambokidis, J., Croll, D.A., McKenna, M.F., Oleson, E.M., Potvin, J., Pyenson, N.D., Shorr, G., Shadwick, R.E, and B.R. Tershy. 2011. Scaling of lunge-feeding performance in rorqual whales: mass-specific energy expenditure increases with body size and progressively limits diving capacity. Functional Ecology 2011: 1-11 PDF

Keitt, B., K. Campbell, A. Saunders, M. Clout, Y. Want, R. Heinz, K. Newton, and B. Tershy. 2011. The Global Islands Invasive Vertebrate Eradication Database: A tool to improve and facilitate resotration of island ecosystems. In: Veitch, C.R., M.N. Clout, and D.R. Towns (eds). Island invasives: eradication and management. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. Pages 74-77. PDF

Medina, F.M., E. Bonnaud, E. Vidal, B.R. Tershy, E.S. Zavaleta, C.J. Donlan, B.S. Keitt, M. Le Corre, S.V. Horwath and M. Nogales. 2011. A global review of the impacts of invasive cats on island endangered vertebrates. Global Change Biology doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2486.2011.02464.x PDF


Howald, G., C.J. Donaln, K.R. Faulkner, S. Ortega, H. Gellerman, D.A. Croll and B.R. Tershy. 2010. Eradication of black rats Rattus rattus from Anacapa Island. 2010. Oryx 44(1): 30 - 40. PDF

Peery, M.Z., R.W. Henry. 2010. Recovering marbled murrelets via corvid management: a population viability analysis approach. Biological Conservation. PDF

Bonnaud, E., F.M. Medina, E. Vidal, M. Nogales, B. Tershy, E. Zavaleta, C.J. Donlan, B. Keitt, M. Le Corre, S.V. Horwarth. 2010. The diet of feral cats on islands: a review and a call for more studies. Biological Invasions. PDF

Wolf, S.G., M.A. Snyder, W.J. Sydeman, D.F. Doaks and D.A. Croll. 2010. Predicting population consequences of ocean climate change for an ecosystem sentinel, the seabird Cassin's auklet. Global Change Biology 16: 1923 - 1935. PDF

Newsome, S.D., J.S. Park, R.W. Henry, A. Holden, M.L. Fogel, J. Linthicum, V. Chu, and K. Hooper. 2010. Polybrominated Diphenyl Ether (PDBE) levels in Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus) eggs from California correlate with diet and human population density. Environmental Science & Toxicology 44: 5428 - 5255. PDF


Kurle, C.M. 2009. Interpreting temporal variation in omnivore foraging ecology via stable isotope modeling. Functional Ecology 23: 733 - 744. PDF

Newton, K.M., D.A. Croll, H.M. Nevins, S.R. Benson, J.T. Harvey, and B.R. Tershy. 2009. At-sea mortality of seabirds based on beachcast and offshore surveys. Marine Ecology Progress Series 392: 295 - 305. PDF

Samaniego-H, A. Aguirre-M, G. Howald, M. Felix-L, J. Valdez-V, R. Gonzalez-G, F. Mendez-S, F. Torres-Garcia, M. Rodriguez-M, and B. Tershy. 2009. Eradication of black rats from Farallon de San Ignacio and San Pedro Martir Islands, Gulf of California, Mexico. Pages 337-347 in Damiani, C.C. and D.K. Garcelon (eds). 2009. Proceedings of the 7th California Islands Symposium. Institute for Wildlife Studies, Arcata, CA. PDF

Tremblay, Y., S. Bertrand, R.W. Henry, M.A. Kappes, D.P. Costa, and S.A. Shaffer. 2009. Analytical approaches to investigating seabird-environment interactions: a review. Marine Ecology Progress Series 391: 153 - 163. PDF

Wolf, S.G., W. J. Sydeman, J. M. Hipfner, C. L. Abraham, B. R. Tershy and D. A. Croll. 2009. Range-wide reproductive consequences of ocean climate variability for the seabird cassin's auklet. Ecology 90: 742 - 753. PDF


Aguirre-Munuoz A., D. A. Croll, C. J. Donlan, R. W. Henry III, M. A. Hermosillo, G. R. Howald, B. S. Keitt, L. Luna-Mendoza, M. Rodreguez-Malago, L. M. Salas-Flores, A. Samaniego-Herrera, J. A. Sanchez-Pacheco, J. Sheppard, B. R. Tershy, J. Toro-Benito, S. Wolf, and B. Wood. 2008. High-Impact conservation action: a case study from the islands of western Mexico. Ambio 37:101-107. PDF

Croll, D.A, Tershy, B.T., and K.M. Newton. 2008. Filter Feeding. In "Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, Second Edition" W.F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen, eds. Academic Press . PDF

Croll, D.A. and Tershy, B.R. 2008. Pelagic predators. In: Encyclopedia of Ecology. Elsevier Press. PDF

Goldbogen, J.A., Calambokidis, J., Croll, D.A., Harvey, J.T., Hildebrand, J.A., Newton, K.M., Oleson, E.M., Shadwick, R.E, and G. Shorr. 2008. Foraging behavior of humpback whales: kinematic and respiratory patterns associated with prey type and lunge frequency. Journal of Experimental Biology 211: 3712 - 3719. PDF

Jones, H.P., B. R. Tershy, E.S. Zavaleta, D.A. Croll, B.S. Keitt, M.E. Finkelstein, and G.R. Howald. 2008. Global review of the effects of invasive rats on seabirds. Conservation Biology. 22:16-26. PDF

Kurle, C.M. D.A. Croll, and B.R. Tershy. 2008. Introduced rats indirectly change marine rocky intertidal communities from algae to invertebrate dominated. Proceedings National Academy of Science 105:3800 - 3804. PDF


Finkelstein, M., D. Smith, K. Grasman, B. Keitt, B. Tershy and D. Croll. 2007. Contaminant-Associated Alteration of immune functions in Black-footed Albatross, Phoebastria nigripens, North Pacific predators. Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry. 26:1896-1903. PDF

Howald, G., C. J. Donlan, J. P. Galvan J. Russell, A. Samaniego, Y. Wang, D. Veitch, P. Genovesi, J. Parkes, M. Pascal, A. Saunders, and B.Tershy. 2007. Invasive rodent eradications on islands. Conservation Biology 21:158-1268. PDF Appendix 1

Junak, S., B. Keitt, B. Tershy, D. Croll, L.M. Luna-Mendoza, and A. Aguirre-Munoz. 2007. Recent conservation efforts and the current state of flora on Isla Gudalupe. In: K. Santos del Prado and E. Peters. Isla Guadalupe: Restauricion y Conservacion. Instituto Nacional de Ecologia, Mexico, D.F. 83-94. PDF

Keitt, B., R.W. Henry, A. Aguirre Munoz, C. Garcia, L. Luna Mendoza, M.A. Hermosillo, B. Tershy, and D. Croll. 2007. The impact of introduced cats on the Isla Guadalupe ecosystem. In: K. Santos del Prado and E. Peters. Isla Guadalupe: Restauricion y Conservacion. Instituto Nacional de Ecologia, Mexico, D.F. 219-230. PDF

Knowlton, J. K., C. J. Donlan, G. W. Roemer, B. S. Keitt, and B. R. Tershy. 2007. Non-native mammal eradications and the status of insular mammals on the California Channel Islands, USA and the Pacific Baja California Islands, Mexico. The Southwestern Naturalist 52:528-540. PDF

Kurle, C.M. and C.J. Gudmundson. 2007. Regional differences in foraging of young-of-the-year Steller sea lions Eumetopias jubatus in Alaska: stable carbon and nitrogen isotope ratios in blood. Marine Ecology Progress Series 342: 303 - 310. PDF

Newsome, S.D., M.A. Etnier, C.M. Kurle, J.R. Waldbauer, C.P. Champerlain, and P.L. Koch. 2007. Historic decline in primary productivity in western Gulf of Alaska and eastern Bering Sea: isotopic analysis of northern fur seal teeth. Marine Ecology Progress Series 332: 211 - 224. PDF

Rodriguez Moreno, A. G. Arnoud. and B. Tershy. 2007. Impacto de la erradicacion del Gato (Felis catus), en dos roedores endemicos de LA Isla Coronados, Golfo de California, Mexico. Acta Zoologica Mexicana 23:1-13 PDF


Croll, D.A. and Kudela, R. 2006. Ecosystem impact of the decline of large whales in the North Pacific. In: J.Estes, R. Brownell, D. Doak, and T. Williams. Whales, Whaling, and Ocean Ecosystems. UC Press. PDF

Croll, D.A., D.A, Demer, R.P. Hewitt, J.K. Jansen, M.E. Goebel, and B.R. Tershy. 2006. Effects of variability in prey abundance on reproduction and foraging in chinstrap penguins (Pygoscelis antarctica). Journal of Zoology 269(4):506-513. PDF

Croll, D., Hewitt, R., Demer, D. and Jansen, J. 2006. Effects of variability in prey abundance and distribution on the reproduction and foraging ecology of Chinstrap Penguins. Journal Zoology 269:506-513. PDF

Finkelstein, M., B. Keitt, D. Croll, B. Tershy, W. Jarman, S. Rodriquez-Pastor, D. Anderson, and D. Smith. 2006. Albatross species demonstrate regional differences in North Pacific marine contamination. Ecological Applications 16(2):678-686. PDF

Jones, H.P, R.W. Henry III, G.R. Howald, B.R. Tershy and D.A. Croll. 2006. Predation of artificial Xantus's Murrelet (Synthliboramphus hypoleucus scrippsi) nests before and after Black Rat eradication (Rattus rattus). Environmental Conservation 32(4):320-325. PDF

Maron, J., Estes, J., Croll, D., Danner, E., Elmendorff, S., and Buckelew, S. 2006. An introduced predator alters Aleutian Island plant communities by thwarting nutrient subsidies. Ecological Monographs 76(1): 3-24. PDF

Wolf, S, B. Keitt, A. Aguirre, B. Tershy, E. Palacios, and D. Croll. 2006. Transboundary seabird conservation in an important North American marine ecoregion. Environmental Conservation 33(4):294-305. PDF


Croll, D., Maron, J., Estes, J., Danner, E., and Byrd, V. 2005. Introduced predators transform Subarctic islands from grassland to tundra. Science 307: 1959-1961. PDF

Croll, D.A., B. Marinovic, S. Benson, F.P. Chavez, N. Black, R. Ternullo, and B.R. Tershy. 2005. From wind to whales: trophic links in a coastal upwelling system. Marine Ecology Progress Series 289:117-130. PDF

Howald, G.H., K.R. Faulkner, B.R. Tershy, B.S. Keitt, H. Gellerman, E.M. Creel, M. Grinnell, S.T. Ortega and D.A. Croll. 2005. Anacapa Island restoration project: planning, compliance and methodology. Pages 94-107 in Proceedings of the Sixth California Islands Symposium. PDF

Shaffer, S., Tremblay, Y, Awkerman, J., Henry, R., Teo, S., Anderson, D., Croll, D., Block, B., and Costa, D. 2005. Comparison of light- and SST-based geolocation with satellite telemetry in free-ranging albatrosses. Marine Biology 147: 833-843. PDF


Keitt, B., Tershy, B., and Croll, D. 2004. Nocturnal behavior reduces predation pressure on Black-vented Shearwaters. Marine Ornithology 32(2):173-178. PDF

Nogales, M., A. Martin, B. Tershy, C.J. Donlan, D. Veitch, N. Puerta, B. Wood, and J. Alanso. 2004. A review of feral domestic cat (Felis catus L.) eradication on islands. Conservation Biology 18:310-319. PDF


Donlan, C.J., D.A. Croll, and B.R. Tershy. 2003. Island exotic herbivores and exotic plants: their role in coastal California conservation. Restoration Ecology 11:534-530. PDF

Donlan, C.J., G.R. Howald, B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2003. Evaluating alternative rodenticides for island conservation: Black Rat Eradication from the San Jorge Islands, Mexico. Biological Conservation 114:29-34. PDF

Donlan, C.J., B.R. Tershy, K.J. Campbell, and F.B. Cruz. 2003. Research for requiems: what are our priorities? Conservation Biology 17:1850-1851. PDF

Finkelstein, M.K., D. Grasman, D. Croll, B. Tershy, and D. Smith. 2003. Immune function of cryopreserved avian peripheral white blood cells: potential biomarkers of contaminant effects in wild birds. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 44:502-509. PDF

Keitt, B.S. and B.R. Tershy. 2003. Cat eradication significantly reduces Shearwater mortality. Animal Conservation 6:307-308. PDF

Keitt, B.S., B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2003. Breeding biology and conservation of the Black-vented Shearwaters (Puffinus opisthomelas). Ibis 145:673-680. PDF


Acevedo-Gutierrez, A., D. Croll, and B. Tershy. 2002. High feeding costs limit foraging time in the largest whales. Journal of Experimental Biology 205:1747-1753. PDF

Benson, S.R., Croll, D.A., Marinovic, B., Chavez, F.P. and Harvey, J.T. 2002. Changes in the cetacean assemblage of a coastal upwelling ecosystem during El Nino 1997-98 and La Nina 1999. Progress in Oceanography 54:279-291. PDF

Croll, D.A., C. Clark, A. Acevedo, B. Tershy, S. Flores, J. Gedempky, and J. Urban-Ramirez. 2002. Only male fin whales sing loud songs. Nature 417:809. PDF

Croll, D.A. and Tershy, B.R. 2002. Filter feeding. In: Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals. W.F. Perrin, B. Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen, eds. Academic Press. PDF

Donlan, C.J., B.R. Tershy, and D.A. Croll. 2002. Islands and introduced herbivores: using conservation as ecosystem experiments. Journal of Applied Ecology 39:235-246. PDF

Keitt, B.S., B.R. Tershy, D.A. Croll, and C.J. Donlan. 2002. Use of a population model to assess the effects of feral cats on Black-vented Shearwaters (Puffinus opisthomelas) on Natividad Island, Mexico. Animal Conservation 5:217-223. PDF

Kurle, C.M. 2002. Stable-isotope ratios of blood components from captive northern fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) and their diet: applications for studying the foraging ecology of wild otariids. Canadian Journal of Zoology 80: 902 - 909. PDF

Kurle, C.M. and G.A.J. Worthy. 2002. Stable nitrogen and carbon isotope ratios in multiple tissues of the northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus: implications for dietary and migratory reconstructions. Marine Ecology Progress Series 236: 289 - 300. PDF

Mangel, M., Marinovic, B., Pomeroy, C. and Croll, D. 2002. Requiem for Ricker: unpacking MSY. Bulletin of Marine Science 70:763-781. PDF

Marinovic, B., Croll, D.A. Gong, N., Benson, S.R., and Chavez, F.P. 2002. Effects of the 1997-98 El Nino and La Nina events on zooplankton abundance and euphausiid community composition within the Monterey Bay coastal upwelling system. Progress in Oceanography 54:265-277. PDF

Tershy, B.R., C.J. Donlan, B. Keitt, D. Croll, J.A. Sanchez, B. Wood, M.A. Hermosillo, and G. Howald. 2002. Island conservation in Northwest Mexico: a conservation model integrating research, education and exotic mammal eradication. Turning the tide: the eradication of invasive species (eds. C.R. Veitch and M.N. Clout). Invasive Species Specialist Group of the World Conservation Union (IUCN), Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Wood, B., B.R. Tershy, M.A. Hermosillo, C.J. Donlan, J.A. Sanchez, B.S. Keitt, D.A. Croll, G.R. Howald, and N. Biavaschi. 2002. Removing cats from islands in Northwest Mexico. Turning the tide: the eradication of invasive species (eds. C.R. Veitch and M.N. Clout). Invasive Species Specialist Group of the World Conservation Union (IUCN), Auckland, New Zealand. PDF


Croll, D.A., C.W. Clark, J. Calambokidus, W.T. Ellison, and B.R. Tershy. 2001. Effect of anthropogenic low frequency noise on the foraging ecology of Balaenoptera whales. Animal Conservation 4:13-27. PDF

Croll, Donald A., Acevedo-Gutierrez, A., Tershy, B.R., and Urban-Ramirez, J. 2001. The diving behavior of blue and fin whales: Is dive duration shorter than expected based on oxygen stores? In: Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part A Molecular & Integrative Physiology. 129A (4): 797-809. PDF


Donlan, C.J., B.R. Tershy, B.S. Keitt, J.A. Sanchez, B. Wood, A. Weinstein, D.A. Croll, and M.A. Hermosillo. 2000. Island conservation action in northwest Mexico. Pages 330-338 in Browne, D.R., K.L. Mitchell, and H.W. Chaney (eds.), Proceedings of the Fifth California Islands Symposium. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara, CA. PDF

Hayes, S.A., Mellinger, D.K., Croll, D.A., Costa, D.P., and Borsani, J.F. 2000. An inexpensive passive acoustic system for recording and localizing wild animal sounds. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 107(6): 3552-3555. PDF

Keitt, B., B. Tershy, and D. Croll. 2000. Black-vented Shearwater (Puffinis opisthomelas). In: The Birds of North America (521):1-16. PDF

Keitt, B.S., D.A. Croll, and B.R. Tershy. 2000. Maximum dive depths and diet of the Black-vented Shearwater. The Auk 117:507-510. PDF

Tershy, B.R. and D.A. Croll. 2000. Parental investment, adult sex ratios and sexual selection in a socially monogamous seabird. Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology 48:52-60. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D. Breese, and D.A. Croll. 2000. Testing the insurance and addition egg hypotheses in the sublicidal Brown Booby. The Auk 117:817-820. PDF

Williams, T.M., Davis, R.W., Fuiman, L.A., Francis, J., LeBoeuf, B.J., Horning, M., Calambokidis, J., and Croll, D.A. 2000. Sink or swim: strategies for cost-efficient diving by marine mammals. Science 288:133-136. PDF

Wursig, B., D. Breese, P. Chen, A. Gao, B. Tershy, R. Liu, D. Wang, M. Wursig, X. Zhang, and K. Zhou. 2000. Baiji (Lipotes vexillifer): Travel and respiration behavior in the Yangtze River. In: Biology and Conservation of Freshwater Cetaceans in Asia, ed. by R.R. Reeves, B.D. Smith, and T. Kasuya. IUCN Species Survival Commission, Occasional Paper No. 23. IUCN Publ., Cambridge, UK. PDF

Würsig, B., Breese, D., Chen, P., Gao, A., Tershy, B., Liu, R., and Zhou, K. 2000. Yangtze River Dolphin, or Baiji (Lipotes vexillifer). In: Biology and Conservation of Freshwater Cetaceans in Asia, ed. by R.R. Reeves, B.D. Smith, and T. Kasuya. IUCN Species Survival Commission, Occasional Paper No. 23:49-51. IUCN Publ., Cambridge, UK. PDF


Lovvorn, J.R., Croll, D.A., and Liggins, G.A. 1999. Mechanical versus physiological determinants of swimming speeds in diving Brunnich's Guillemots. J. Experimental Biology 202:1741-1752. PDF

Tershy, B.R., L. Bourillon, L. Metzler, and J. Barnes. 1999. A survey of ecotourism to islands in northwestern Mexico. Environmental Conservation 26:212-217. PDF


Croll, D.A., and B.R. Tershy. 1998. Penguins, fur seals, and fishing: prey requirements and potential competition in the South Shetland Islands, Antarctica. Polar Biology 19:365-374. PDF

Croll, D., B. Tershy, R. Hewitt, D. Demer, S. Hayes, J. Popp, V. Lopez, P. Fiedler, and J. Urban. 1998. An integrated approach to the foraging ecology of marine birds and mammals. Deep Sea Research II: 1353-1371. PDF

Fiedler, P., S.Reilly, R. Hewitt, D. Demer, V. Philbrick, S. Smith, W. Armstrong, D. Croll, B. Tershy, and B. Mate. 1998. Blue whale habitat and prey in the Channel Islands. Deep Sea Research II: 1781-1801. PDF

McChesney, G.J. and B.R. Tershy. 1998. History and status of introduced mammals and impacts to breeding seabirds on the California Channel and Northwestern Baja California Islands. Colonial Waterbirds 21:335-347. PDF


Tershy, B.R., and D. Breese. 1997. The birds of San Pedro Martir Island, Gulf of California, Mexico. Western Birds 28:96-107. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D. Breese, and D.A. Croll. 1997. Human perturbations and conservation strategies on San Pedro Martir Island, Gulf of California, Mexico. Environmental Conservation 24:261-170. PDF


Croll, D.A., Bengtson, J.L., Boveng, P.L., Goebel, M.E., and Jansen, J.K. 1996. Foraging behavior and reproductive success in Chinstrap Penguins: the effects of transmitter attachment. J. Field Ornithology 67(1):1-9. PDF


Tershy, B.R., and D. Breese. 1994. Color preference of the endemic lizard Uta palmeri in relation to rat eradication campaigns. Southwest. Naturalist 39:295-297. PDF


Bengtson, J.L, Croll, D.A., and Goebel, M.E. 1993. Diving behavior of Chinstrap Penguins at Seal Island. Antarctic Science 5:9-15. PDF

Breese, D., and B.R. Tershy. 1993. Relative abundance of cetacea in the Canal de Ballenas, Gulf of California. Marine Mammal Science 9:319-324. PDF

Breese, D., B.R. Tershy, and D. Craig. 1993. A Craveri's murrelet nest from San Pedro Martir Island and documentation of fledging time. Col. Waterbirds 16:92-94. PDF

Croll, D.A., and McLaren, E. 1993. Diving metabolism and thermoregulation in Common and Thick-billed murres. J. Comp. Physiol. B 163(2):160-166. PDF

Edds, P.L. S. Odell, and B.R. Tershy. 1993. Vocal behavior of free-ranging and captive Bryde's whales. Marine Mammal Science 9:269-284. PDF

Tershy, B.R., A. Acevedo-G, D. Breese, and C.S. Strong. 1993. Diet and feeding behavior of fin and Bryde's whales in the central Gulf of California, Mexico. Revista de Investigacion Cientifica (No. Esp. SOMEMMA 1):31-38. PDF

Tershy, B.R., J. Urban, D. Breese, L. Rojas-Bracho, and L T. Findley. 1993. Are fin whales resident to the Gulf of California? Revista de Investigacion Cientifica (No. Esp. SOMEMMA 1):69-72. PDF

Tershy, B.R., E. VanGelder, and D. Breese. 1993. Relative abundance and seasonal distribution of seabirds in the Canal de Ballenas, Gulf of California. Condor 95:458-464. PDF


Croll, D.A., Gaston, A.J., Burger, A.E., and Konnoff, D. 1992. Foraging behavior and physiological adaptation for diving in Thick-billed Murres. Ecology 73:344-356. PDF

Croll, D.A., Nishiguchi, M.K., and Kaupp, S. 1992. Pressure and lactate dehydrogenase function in diving mammals and birds. Physiological Zoology 65(5):1022-1027. PDF

Tershy, B.R. 1992. Body size, diet, habitat use, and social behavior in Balaenoptera whales. Journal Mammology. 73:477-486. PDF

Tershy, B.R., and D.M. Wiley. 1992. Asymmetrical pigmentation in the fin whale: a test of two feeding related hypotheses. Marine Mammal Science 8:315-318. PDF


Croll, D.A., Gaston, A.J., and Noble, D.G. 1991. Adaptive loss of mass in Thick-billed Murres. Condor 93:496-502. PDF

Croll, D.A., Bengtson, J.L., and Osmek, S.D. 1991. An effect of instrument attachment on foraging trip duration in Chinstrap Penguins. Condor 93:777-779. PDF

Tershy, B.R., and D. Breese. 1991. Observations of gray whales and feeding behavior in the Gulf of California. Journal Mammalogy 72:830-831. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D. Breese, and S. Alvarez-Borrego. 1991. Increase in cetacean and seabird numbers in the Canal de Ballenas during an El Nino Southern Oscillation event. Marine Ecology Progress Series 69:299-302. PDF

Williams, T.M., Kooyman, G.L., and Croll. D.A. 1991. The effect of submergence on heart rate and oxygen consumption of swimming seals and sea lions. J. Comp. Physiol. B 160(6):637-644. PDF


Croll, D.A. 1990. Physical and biological determinants of the abundance, distribution, and diet of the Common Murre, (Uria aalge), in Monterey Bay, California. Studies in Avian Biology 14:139-148. PDF

Kooyman, G.L., Croll, D.A., Stone, S., and Smith, S. 1990. Emperor Penguin colony at Cape Washington, Antarctica. Polar Record 26(157):103-108.

Ponganis, P.J., Kooyman, G.L., Zornow, M.H., Castellini, M.A., and Croll, D.A. 1990. Cardiac output and stroke volume in swimming harbor seals. J. Comp. Physiol. B 160:637-644. PDF

Tershy, B.R., and D. Breese. 1990. The influence of sexual dimorphism on kleptoparasitism of Blue-footed Boobies by Brown Boobies. Canadian Journal Zoology. 68:197-199. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D. Breese, and G.W. Meyer. 1990. Kleptoparasitism of brown pelicans by Heermann's gulls. Condor 92:1076-1077. PDF

Tershy, B.R., D. Breese, and C.S. Strong. 1990. Abundance, seasonal distribution and population composition of Balaenoptera whales in the Canal de Ballenas Gulf of California, Mexico. Rep. Int. Whal. Commn. (Special Issue 12):369-375. PDF


Croll, D.A., Ballance, L.T., Wursig, B.G., and Tyler, W.B. 1986. Movements and daily activity patterns of a Brown Pelican in central California. Condor 88:258-260. PDF