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  1. A growing number of studies are using accelerometers to examine activity level patterns in aquatic animals. However, given the amount of data generated from accelerometers, most of these studies use loggers th...

    Authors: Rachel A. Skubel, Kenady Wilson, Yannis P. Papastamatiou, Hannah J. Verkamp, James A. Sulikowski, Daniel Benetti and Neil Hammerschlag

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:34

    Content type: Methodology

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  2. Understanding movement patterns of a species is vital for optimising conservation and management strategies. This information is often difficult to obtain in the marine realm for species that regularly occur a...

    Authors: Patrick J. Burke, Johann Mourier, Troy F. Gaston and Jane E. Williamson

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:33

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  3. Autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) and animal telemetry have become important tools for understanding the relationships between aquatic organisms and their environment, but more information is needed to gui...

    Authors: Osama Ennasr, Christopher Holbrook, Darryl W. Hondorp, Charles C. Krueger, Demetris Coleman, Pratap Solanki, John Thon and Xiaobo Tan

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:32

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  4. Advances in biologging technology allow researchers access to previously unobservable behavioral states and movement patterns of marine animals. To relate behaviors with environmental variables, features must ...

    Authors: Jacob M. J. Linsky, Nicole Wilson, David E. Cade, Jeremy A. Goldbogen, David W. Johnston and Ari S. Friedlaender

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:31

    Content type: Methodology

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  5. The dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus, is a fast-swimming, predatory fish exhibiting relatively fast growth and early maturation among marine teleosts. It is an important, potentially renewable resource throughout...

    Authors: Christopher R. Perle, Stephanie Snyder, Wessley Merten, Melinda Simmons, Justina Dacey, Ruben Rodriguez-Sanchez, John O’Sullivan and Sofia Ortega-Garcia

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:30

    Content type: Research

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  6. Biologging studies have revealed a wealth of information about the spatio-temporal movements of a wide range of vertebrates large enough to carry electronic tracking tags. Advances in autonomous underwater veh...

    Authors: L. A. Hawkes, O. Exeter, S. M. Henderson, C. Kerry, A. Kukulya, J. Rudd, S. Whelan, N. Yoder and M. J. Witt

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:29

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  7. Acoustic telemetry is a commonly used tool to gain knowledge about aquatic animal ecology through the study of their movements. In telemetry studies researchers must make inferences regarding the movements and...

    Authors: Amy A. Weinz, Jordan K. Matley, Natalie V. Klinard, Aaron T. Fisk and Scott F. Colborne

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:28

    Content type: Methodology

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  8. Animals need adaptive strategies to cope with seasonal changes in prey availability to survive and reproduce, which can include migrating, prey-switching, or reducing metabolic needs. Human settlements can dis...

    Authors: Katie J. Harrington, James A. Fahlbusch, Roland Langrock, Jean-François Therrien, Jennifer L. Houtz and Birgitte I. McDonald

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:27

    Content type: Research

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  9. Acoustic positioning telemetry allows to collect large amounts of data on the movement of aquatic animals by use of autonomous receiver stations. Essential in this process is the conversion from raw signal det...

    Authors: Jenna Vergeynst, Henrik Baktoft, Ans Mouton, Tom De Mulder, Ingmar Nopens and Ine Pauwels

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:25

    Content type: Methodology

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  10. Cobia (Rachycentron canadum) is a cosmopolitan marine fish that inhabits tropical, sub-tropical, and temperate marine and estuarine waters and supports a major recreational fishery along the U.S. Atlantic and Gul...

    Authors: Douglas R. Jensen and John E. Graves

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:24

    Content type: Research

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  11. A better understanding of sea turtle spatial ecology is critical for the continued conservation of imperiled sea turtles and their habitats. For resource managers to develop the most effective conservation str...

    Authors: Lucas P. Griffin, Brian J. Smith, Michael S. Cherkiss, Andrew G. Crowder, Clayton G. Pollock, Zandy Hillis-Starr, Andy J. Danylchuk and Kristen M. Hart

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:22

    Content type: Research

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  12. Telemetry applied to aquatic organisms has recently developed greatly. Physiological sensors have been increasingly used as tools for fish welfare monitoring. However, for the technology to be used as a reliab...

    Authors: Sébastien Alfonso, Walter Zupa, Amedeo Manfrin, Eleonora Fiocchi, Maria Dioguardi, Mariano Dara, Giuseppe Lembo, Pierluigi Carbonara and Matteo Cammarata

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:21

    Content type: Short communication

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  13. Argos satellite telemetry is used globally to track terrestrial and aquatic megafauna, yet the accuracy of this system has been described empirically only for a limited number of species. We used Argos-linked ...

    Authors: Ladd M. Irvine, Martha H. Winsor, Tomas M. Follett, Bruce R. Mate and Daniel M. Palacios

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:20

    Content type: Research

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  14. Acoustic telemetry is now a key research tool used to quantify juvenile salmon survival, but transmitter size has limited past studies to larger smolts (> 130 mm fork length). New, smaller, higher-frequency tr...

    Authors: Erin L. Rechisky, Aswea D. Porter, Paul M. Winchell and David W. Welch

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:19

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  15. Archival tags that measure the Earth’s magnetic field could provide a new geolocation method for demersal fishes in the North Pacific Ocean. However, the presence of local magnetic field anomalies caused by ge...

    Authors: J. K. Nielsen, F. J. Mueter, M. D. Adkison, T. Loher, S. F. McDermott and A. C. Seitz

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:17

    Content type: Research

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  16. Acoustic positioning telemetry is nowadays widely used in behavioural ecology of aquatic animals. Data on the animal’s geographical location and its changes through time are used to study for instance movement...

    Authors: Jenna Vergeynst, Thomas Vanwyck, Raf Baeyens, Tom De Mulder, Ingmar Nopens, Ans Mouton and Ine Pauwels

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:16

    Content type: Research

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  17. The Orinoco crocodile (Crocodylus intermedius) is the largest crocodile and the most threatened by extinction in the Neotropics due to overexploitation for the skin trade during the early–middle twentieth century...

    Authors: Rafael A. Moreno-Arias and María Cristina Ardila-Robayo

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:15

    Content type: Research

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:23

  18. Application of Social Network Analysis (SNA) to acoustic telemetry is a useful approach to examine social behavior in fish. Atlantic Sturgeon (Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus) are ancient, long-lived anadromous f...

    Authors: Jessie Lilly, Montana F. McLean, Michael J. Dadswell, Isaac Wirgin, Perry Comolli and Michael J. W. Stokesbury

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:14

    Content type: Research

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  19. While cetaceans have been extensively studied around the world, nocturnal movements and habitat use have been largely unaddressed for most populations. We used satellite telemetry to examine the nocturnal move...

    Authors: Elizabeth F. Hartel, Wendy Noke Durden and Greg O’Corry-Crowe

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:13

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  20. Information regarding the movement ecology of horse-eye jack Caranx latus throughout the Caribbean is limited despite their prevalence. Passive acoustic telemetry was used to infer movement patterns of seven adul...

    Authors: Ashleigh J. Novak, Sarah L. Becker, John T. Finn, Andy J. Danylchuk, Clayton G. Pollock, Zandy Hillis-Starr and Adrian Jordaan

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:12

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  21. Great hammerhead sharks (Sphyrna mokarran) routinely swim on their sides and periodically roll from side to side. A previous study used wind tunnel tests with a rigid model hammerhead shark to demonstrate that th...

    Authors: Mark Royer, Kelsey Maloney, Carl Meyer, Edward Cardona, Nicholas Payne, Kate Whittingham, Guilherme Silva, Chloe’ Blandino and Kim Holland

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:11

    Content type: Research

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  22. Tri-axial accelerometers are frequently deployed on terrestrial quadrupedal mammals using collars, because they are easy to fit and are thought to have minimal impact on the subject. Collar-attached devices ar...

    Authors: Eleanor R. Dickinson, Philip A. Stephens, Nikki J. Marks, Rory P. Wilson and David M. Scantlebury

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:9

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  23. Acoustic telemetry has been used with great success to quantify the movements of marine fishes in open habitats, however research has begun to focus on patterns of movement and habitat usage within more struct...

    Authors: Daniel S. Swadling, Nathan A. Knott, Matthew J. Rees, Hugh Pederson, Kye R. Adams, Matthew D. Taylor and Andrew R. Davis

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:8

    Content type: Research

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  24. Hurricanes can have catastrophic effects on coastal ecosystems. To minimize negative impacts of storms, animals may seek shelter in place, move to a nearby refuge, or evacuate long-distances. Crocodilians can ...

    Authors: Bradley A. Strickland, Kirk Gastrich, Frank J. Mazzotti, Jordan A. Massie, Valeria Paz, Natasha Viadero, Jennifer S. Rehage and Michael R. Heithaus

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:7

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  25. Global positioning systems (GPS) and altimeters are increasingly used to monitor vertical space use by aerial species, a key aspect of their ecological niche, that we need to know to manage our own use of the ...

    Authors: Guillaume Péron, Justin M. Calabrese, Olivier Duriez, Christen H. Fleming, Ruth García-Jiménez, Alison Johnston, Sergio A. Lambertucci, Kamran Safi and Emily L. C. Shepard

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:5

    Content type: Methodology

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  26. Gathering ecological data for species of conservation concern inhabiting remote regions can be daunting and, sometimes, logistically infeasible. We built a custom-made GPS tracking device that allows to remote...

    Authors: Pierpaolo Loreti, Lorenzo Bracciale, Giuliano Colosimo, Carlos Vera, Glenn P. Gerber, Massimiliano De Luca and Gabriele Gentile

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:3

    Content type: Research

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  27. During the past decades, avian studies have profited from the development of miniature electronic devices that allow long-term and long-range monitoring. To ensure data quality and to inform understanding of p...

    Authors: Verena Puehringer-Sturmayr, Matthias-Claudio A. Loretto, Josef Hemetsberger, Tanja Czerny, Johannes Gschwandegger, Madelaine Leitsberger, Kurt Kotrschal and Didone Frigerio

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:2

    Content type: Research

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  28. Passive integrated transponder (PIT) tags are used to study the movement and behaviour in populations of a wide variety of fish species and for a number of different applications from fisheries to aquaculture....

    Authors: Jack D’Arcy, Suzanne Kelly, Tom McDermott, John Hyland, Dave Jackson and Majbritt Bolton-Warberg

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2020 8:1

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  29. Fixed radio telemetry stations are used to study the movement ecology of fishes in streams and rivers. A common assumption of such studies is that detection efficiency remains constant through space and time. ...

    Authors: Brittany G. Sullivan, Daniel P. Struthers, Mark K. Taylor, Chris Carli and Steven J. Cooke

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:27

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  30. Daily rhythms have been widely investigated in various mammals but, surprisingly, literature is scarce and conflicting regarding the domestic cat, Felis catus. This may come from the difficulty to analyse rhythms...

    Authors: Marine Parker, Sarah Lamoureux, Etienne Challet, Bertrand Deputte, Vincent Biourge and Jessica Serra

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:25

    Content type: Research

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  31. Ecological sciences have, in recent decades, benefited from the ability of proximity loggers (PLs)—i.e. devices that transmit and receive radio signals (UHF)—to quantify intra- and inter-specific interactions....

    Authors: Roxana Triguero-Ocaña, Joaquín Vicente and Pelayo Acevedo

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:24

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  32. Understanding fish movements and migrations are paramount for management and conservation efforts. By applying Hidden Markov Models (HMMs) on records from electronic tags, migration routes of tagged fish can b...

    Authors: Martin Lykke Kristensen, Martin Wæver Pedersen, Uffe Høgsbro Thygesen, Diego del Villar-Guerra, Henrik Baktoft and Kim Aarestrup

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:23

    Content type: Research

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  33. The vaginal implant transmitter is an effective tool in the study of neonatal survival rates for cervid species. The latest iterations of the vaginal implant transmitter use Global Positioning Systems and ultr...

    Authors: Justin R. Dion, Jacob M. Haus, Joseph E. Rogerson and Jacob L. Bowman

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:22

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  34. Mitigating the effect of linear transport infrastructure (LTI) on fauna is a crucial issue in road ecology. Wildlife crossing structures (tunnels or overpasses) are one solution that has been implemented to re...

    Authors: Guillaume Testud, Alan Vergnes, Philippe Cordier, Dorothée Labarraque and Claude Miaud

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:21

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  35. Pinnipeds spend large portions of their lives at sea, submerged, or hauled-out on land, often on remote off-shore islands. This fundamentally limits access by researchers to critical parts of pinniped life his...

    Authors: Markus Horning, Russel D. Andrews, Amanda M. Bishop, Peter L. Boveng, Daniel P. Costa, Daniel E. Crocker, Martin Haulena, Mark Hindell, Allyson G. Hindle, Rachel R. Holser, Sascha K. Hooker, Luis A. Hückstädt, Shawn Johnson, Mary-Anne Lea, Birgitte I. McDonald, Clive R. McMahon…

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:20

    Content type: Commentary

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  36. We present a cellular phone-enhanced GPS tracking system (GPS mobile with CTG-001G receiver triangulation) suitable for urban carnivores, in tandem with appropriate home range analysis, as an additional tracki...

    Authors: Hiroaki Ishii, Koji Yamazaki, Michael J. Noonan, Christina D. Buesching, Chris Newman and Yayoi Kaneko

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:19

    Content type: Research

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  37. Understanding animal movement facilitates better management and conservation. The link between movement and physiology holds clues to the basic drivers of animal behaviours. In bears, heart rate increases with...

    Authors: Leslie Blanchet, Boris Fuchs, Ole-Gunnar Støen, Audrey Bergouignan, Andrés Ordiz, Timothy G. Laske, Jon M. Arnemo and Alina L. Evans

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:18

    Content type: Research

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  38. Acoustic telemetry is an increasingly common method used to address ecological questions about the movement, behaviour, and survival of freshwater and marine organisms. The variable performance of acoustic tel...

    Authors: Natalie V. Klinard, Edmund A. Halfyard, Jordan K. Matley, Aaron T. Fisk and Timothy B. Johnson

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:17

    Content type: Research

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  39. Acoustic telemetry is increasingly being used as a tool to measure survival, migration timing and behaviour of fish. Tagged fish may fall prey to other animals with the tag continuing to be detected whilst it ...

    Authors: Jason Daniels, Stephen Sutton, Dale Webber and Jonathan Carr

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:16

    Content type: Research

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  40. Biotelemetry has become a key tool for studying marine animals in the last decade, and a wide range of electronic tags are now available for answering a range of research questions. However, comparatively, les...

    Authors: Brian J. Smith, Thomas H. Selby, Michael S. Cherkiss, Andrew G. Crowder, Zandy Hillis-Starr, Clayton G. Pollock and Kristen M. Hart

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:15

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  41. The study of bioenergetics, kinematics, and behavior in free-ranging animals has been transformed through the increasing use of biologging devices that sample motion intensively with high-resolution sensors. O...

    Authors: Zac Yung-Chun Liu, Jerry H. Moxley, Paul Kanive, Adrian C. Gleiss, Thom Maughan, Larry Bird, Oliver J. D. Jewell, Taylor K. Chapple, Tyler Gagne, Connor F. White and Salvador J. Jorgensen

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:14

    Content type: Research

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  42. Archival tags have been used on fish for a number of years to measure temperature, pressure and salinity, among other parameters. Measurements of heart rate in fish can be used in a wide variety of biological ...

    Authors: Ásgeir Bjarnason, Andrés Gunnarsson, Tómas Árnason, Matthías Oddgeirsson, Anton Björn Sigmarsson and Ásgeir Gunnarsson

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:13

    Content type: Telemetry case report

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  43. Most information on shortfin makos (Isurus oxyrinchus) in the eastern North Pacific (ENP) currently comes from fisheries data and short-term tracking studies. Although range has been inferred from catch and conve...

    Authors: Nicole Nasby-Lucas, Heidi Dewar, Oscar Sosa-Nishizaki, Cara Wilson, John R. Hyde, Russell D. Vetter, James Wraith, Barbara A. Block, Michael J. Kinney, Tim Sippel, David B. Holts and Suzanne Kohin

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:12

    Content type: Research

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  44. Semiaquatic mammals require both aquatic and terrestrial habitats, particularly interfaces between the two habitats. As ecosystem engineers, American beaver (Castor canadensis) consume and fell a great amount of ...

    Authors: Guiming Wang, Lance F. McClintic and Jimmy D. Taylor

    Citation: Animal Biotelemetry 2019 7:10

    Content type: Research

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