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  1. Telemetry case report

    Animal-borne behaviour classification for sheep (Dohne Merino) and Rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum and Diceros bicornis)

    The ability to study animal behaviour is important in many fields of science, including biology, behavioural ecology and conservation. Behavioural information is usually obtained by attaching an electronic tag...

    Solomon Petrus le Roux, Jacques Marias, Riaan Wolhuter and Thomas Niesler

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:25

    Published on: 21 November 2017

  2. Telemetry case report

    Behavior of satellite-tracked Antarctic minke whales (Balaenoptera bonaerensis) in relation to environmental factors around the western Antarctic Peninsula

    The Antarctic minke whale (Balaenoptera bonaerensis) is a relatively small baleen whale species and is well suited to life in the Antarctic pack ice. Information on their individual movement and distribution pat...

    Jessica F. Lee, Ari S. Friedlaender, Matthew J. Oliver and Tracy L. DeLiberty

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:23

    Published on: 29 September 2017

  3. Research

    Real-time nodes permit adaptive management of endangered species of fishes

    Currently acoustic tag-detecting autonomous receivers must be visited periodically to download the files of tag detections. Hence, the information about the whereabouts of tagged fishes is not available to mak...

    A. Peter Klimley, Thomas V. Agosta, Arnold J. Ammann, Ryan D. Battleson, Matthew D. Pagel and Michael J. Thomas

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:22

    Published on: 13 September 2017

  4. Research

    Pop-up satellite archival tag (PSAT) temporal data resolution affects interpretations of spawning behaviour of a commercially important teleost

    The effects of temporal data resolution on the interpretation of fish behaviours are questions fundamental to research programs using electronic tags with finite data storage and data transmission capacities. ...

    Jonathan A. D. Fisher, Dominique Robert, Arnault Le Bris and Timothy Loher

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:21

    Published on: 11 September 2017

  5. Commentary

    The value of using measurements of geomagnetic field in addition to irradiance and sea surface temperature to estimate geolocations of tagged aquatic animals

    In this commentary, we describe how geomagnetic intensity can be used to estimate latitude, discuss its strengths and weaknesses, and argue for its potential use along with irradiance measurements for estimati...

    A. Peter Klimley, Marco Flagg, Neil Hammerschlag and Alex Hearn

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:19

    Published on: 2 September 2017

  6. Research

    Motes enhance data recovery from satellite-relayed biologgers and can facilitate collaborative research into marine habitat utilization

    The fields of biologging and telemetry have triggered significant advances in the understanding of animal behavior, physiological ecology and habitat utilization. Biologging devices (“tags”) can also measure a...

    Tiphaine Jeanniard-du-Dot, Kim Holland, Gregory S. Schorr and Danny Vo

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:17

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  7. Telemetry case report

    Estimating incision healing rate for surgically implanted acoustic transmitters from recaptured fish

    Intracoelomic implantation of electronic tags has become a common method in fishery research, but rarely are fish examined by scientists after release to understand the extent that surgical incisions have heal...

    Abby Schoonyan, Richard T. Kraus, Matthew D. Faust, Christopher S. Vandergoot, Steven J. Cooke, H. Andrew Cook, Todd A. Hayden and Charles C. Krueger

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:15

    Published on: 21 June 2017

  8. Telemetry case report

    Factors affecting detection efficiency of mobile telemetry Slocum gliders

    Acoustic biotelemetry sensors have been fully integrated into a broad range of mobile autonomous platforms; however, estimates of detection efficiency in different environmental conditions are rare. Here, we e...

    Matthew J. Oliver, Matthew W. Breece, Danielle E. Haulsee, Megan A. Cimino, Josh Kohut, David Aragon and Dewayne A. Fox

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:14

    Published on: 20 June 2017

  9. Commentary

    Best practice recommendations for the use of fully implanted telemetry devices in pinnipeds

    Electronic telemetry devices have enabled many novel and important data collection and experimental opportunities for difficult to observe species. Externally attached devices have limited retention and may af...

    Markus Horning, Martin Haulena, Pamela A. Tuomi, Jo-Ann E. Mellish, Caroline E. Goertz, Kathleen Woodie, Rachel K. Berngartt, Shawn Johnson, Courtney R. Shuert, Kristen A. Walker, John P. Skinner and Peter L. Boveng

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:13

    Published on: 8 June 2017

    The Erratum to this article has been published in Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:16

  10. Research

    Development of a method for classifying and transmitting high-resolution feeding behavior of fish using an acceleration pinger

    Monitoring the feeding behavior of animals in the wild is key to understanding their energetics and the influence of the environment on their survival. Recently, a novel acceleration transmitter that processes...

    J. Horie, H. Mitamura, Y. Ina, Y. Mashino, T. Noda, K. Moriya, N. Arai and T. Sasakura

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:12

    Published on: 8 June 2017

  11. Telemetry case report

    Performance and retention of lightweight satellite radio tags applied to the ears of polar bears (Ursus maritimus)

    Satellite telemetry studies provide information that is critical to the conservation and management of species affected by ecological change. Here we report on the performance and retention of two types (SPOT-...

    Øystein Wiig, Erik W. Born, Kristin L. Laidre, Rune Dietz, Mikkel Villum Jensen, George M. Durner, Anthony M. Pagano, Eric Regehr, Michelle St. Martin, Stephen Atkinson and Markus Dyck

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:9

    Published on: 13 April 2017

  12. Telemetry case report

    Super machine learning: improving accuracy and reducing variance of behaviour classification from accelerometry

    Semi-automating the analyses of accelerometry data makes it possible to synthesize large data sets. However, when constructing activity budgets from accelerometry data, there are many methods to extract, analy...

    Monique A. Ladds, Adam P. Thompson, Julianna-Piroska Kadar, David J Slip, David P Hocking and Robert G Harcourt

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:8

    Published on: 29 March 2017

  13. Telemetry case report

    Identification of behaviours from accelerometer data in a wild social primate

    The use of accelerometers in bio-logging devices has proved to be a powerful tool for the quantification of animal behaviour. While bio-logging techniques are being used on wide range of species, to date they ...

    Gaelle Fehlmann, M. Justin O’Riain, Phil W. Hopkins, Jack O’Sullivan, Mark D. Holton, Emily L. C. Shepard and Andrew J. King

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:6

    Published on: 24 March 2017

  14. Telemetry case report

    Movements of dead fish in rivers

    The aim of telemetry studies is often to determine the fate and mortality rates of fish. A moving fish is usually regarded as alive and a long-term stationary fish as dead—and the site where it became stationa...

    T. B. Havn, F. Økland, M. A. K. Teichert, L. Heermann, J. Borcherding, S. A. Sæther, M. Tambets, O. H. Diserud and E. B. Thorstad

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:7

    Published on: 23 March 2017

  15. Research

    In situ measurement of salinity during seaward migration of Atlantic salmon post-smolts using acoustic transmitters with data-storage capabilities and conventional acoustic transmitters

    Development of miniature acoustic transmitters and data-storage tags has provided new insights into ecology of free-ranging aquatic animals. In this study, we used a data-storage-type and a conventional acoust...

    Hiromichi Mitamura, Eva B. Thorstad, Ingebrigt Uglem and Finn Økland

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:5

    Published on: 3 March 2017

  16. Research

    Annual spatiotemporal migration schedules in three larger insectivorous birds: European nightjar, common swift and common cuckoo

    Knowledge of spatiotemporal migration patterns is important for our understanding of migration ecology and ultimately conservation of migratory species. We studied the annual migration schedules of European ni...

    Lars Bo Jacobsen, Niels Odder Jensen, Mikkel Willemoes, Lars Hansen, Mark Desholm, Anthony D. Fox, Anders P. Tøttrup and Kasper Thorup

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:4

    Published on: 8 February 2017

  17. Telemetry case report

    Was my science project eaten? A novel approach to validate consumption of marine biologging instruments

    Biologging and tracking instruments provide valuable, remote surveillance on otherwise unobservable marine animals. Instruments can be consumed (ingested) by predators while collecting data, and if not identi...

    Emily R. Tolentino, Russell P. Howey, Lucy A. Howey, Lance K. B. Jordan, R. Dean Grubbs, Annabelle Brooks, Sean Williams, Edward J. Brooks and Oliver N. Shipley

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:3

    Published on: 8 February 2017

  18. Short communication

    Interpreting vertical movement behavior with holistic examination of depth distribution: a novel method reveals cryptic diel activity patterns of Chinook salmon in the Salish Sea

    Aquatic organisms exhibit a variety of diel changes in vertical movement that are investigable through the use of biotelemetry. While certain species do not change their movements between day and night, others...

    M. C. Arostegui, T. E. Essington and T. P. Quinn

    Animal Biotelemetry 2017 5:2

    Published on: 13 January 2017

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