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Steller Sea Lion Survival and Reproduction
April, 24th 2017
Ocean Mysteries episode on Hulu - http://www.hulu.com/watch/502632
Shuert C, Horning M, Mellish JE (2015) The Effect of Novel Research Activities on Long-term Survival of Temporarily Captive Steller Sea Lions (Eumetopias jubatus). PLoS ONE 10(11):e0141948.
Shuert C, Mellish JE, Horning M (2015) Physiological predictors of long-term survival in juvenile Steller Sea Lions (Eumetopias jubatus). Conservation Physiology 3(1):cov043.
Skinner JP, Tuomi PA, Mellish JE (2015) The influence of time in captivity, food intake and acute trauma on blood analytes of juvenile Steller sea lions, Eumetopias jubatus. Conservation Physiology 3(1):cov008.
Horning M, Mellish JE (2014) In cold blood: evidence of Pacific sleeper shark (Somniosus pacificus) predation on Steller sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus) in the Gulf of Alaska. Fishery Bulletin 112:297-310.
Horning M, Mellish JE (2012) Predation on an Upper Trophic Marine Predator, the Steller Sea Lion: Evaluating High Post-weaning mortality in a Density Dependent Conceptual Framework. PLoS ONE 7(1):e30173.
Walker K, Horning M, Mellish J, Weary D (2011) The effects of two analgesic regimes on behaviour after abdominal surgery in Steller sea lions. The Veterinary Journal 190:160-164.
Walker KA, Horning M, Mellish JE, Weary DM (2009) Behavioural responses of juvenile Steller sea lions to abdominal surgery: Developing an assessment of post-operative pain. Appl. Anim. Behav. Sci. 120:201-207.
Petrauskas L, Atkinson S, Gulland F, Mellish J, Horning M (2008) Monitoring glucocorticoid response to rehabilitation and research procedures in California and Steller sea lions. J. Exp. Zool. 309A(2):73-82
Mellish J, Thomton J, Horning M (2007) Physiological and behavioral response to intra-abdominal transmitter implantation in Steller sea lions. J. Exp. Mar. Biol. Ecol. 351:283-293.
Mellish JE, Calkins DG, Christen DR, Horning M, Rea LD, Atkinson SK (2006) Temporary captivity as a research tool: comprehensive study of wild pinnipeds under controlled conditions. Aquatic Mammals 32:58-65.
Horning M, Hill RD (2005) Designing an archival satellite transmitter for life-long deployments on oceanic vertebrates: The Life History Transmitter. IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering 30: 807-817.