Dr. Francis Daunt

Selected Publications

Wood, Kevin A.; Stillman, Richard A.; Wheeler, Dave; Groves, Steve; Hambly, Catherine; Speakman, John R.; Daunt, Francis; O'Hare, Matthew T., 2013, Go with the flow: water velocity regulates herbivore foraging decisions in river catchments. Oikos, 122, 1720-1729

Thaxter, Chris B.; Daunt, Francis; Gremillet, David; Harris, Mike P.; Benvenuti, Silvano; Watanuki, Yutaka; Hamer, Keith C.; Wanless, Sarah, 2013, Modelling the effects of prey size and distribution on prey capture rates of two sympatric marine predators. PLoS One, 8

Barlow, Emily J.; Daunt, Francis; Wanless, Sarah; Reid, Jane M., 2013, Estimating dispersal distributions at multiple scales: within-colony and among-colony dispersal rates, distances and directions. Ibis, 155, 762-778

Sutton, Mark A.; Reis, Stefan; Riddick, Stuart N.; Dragosits, Ulrike; Nemitz, Eiko; Theobald, Mark R.; Tang, Y. Sim; Braban, Christine F.; Vieno, Massimo; Dore, Anthony J.; Mitchell, Robert F.; Wanless, Sarah; Daunt, Francis; Fowler, David; Blackall, Trevor D.; Milford, Celia; Flechard, Chris R.; Loubet, Benjamin; Massad, Raia; Cellier, Pierre; Personne, Erwan; Coheur, Pierre F.; Clarisse, Lieven; Van Damme, Martin; Ngadi, Yasmine; Clerbaux, Cathy; Skjoth, Carsten Ambelas; Geels, Camilla; Hertel, Ole; Kruit, Roy J. Wichink; , 2013, Towards a climate-dependent paradigm of ammonia emission and deposition . Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (B), 368

Owen, Ellie; Daunt, Francis; Moffat, Colin; Elston, David A.; Wanless, Sarah; Thompson, Paul, 2013, Analysis of fatty acids and fatty alcohols reveals seasonal and sex-specific changes in the diets of seabirds . Marine Biology, 160, 987-999



Andree, K.; Axtner, Jan; Bagley, M.J.; Barlow, E.J.; Beebee, T.J.C.; Bennetzen, Jeffrey L.; Bermingham, Eldredge; Boisselier-Dubayle, M.C.; Bozart, Christine A.; Brooks, Christopher P.; Brown, R.P.; Catanese, Gaetano; Cavers, S.; Ceron-Souza, Ivania; Chak, Solomon T.C.; Chan, M.N.; Charles-Dominique, P.; Chen, C.Y.; Chen, J.D.; Chinchilla, Leah; Da Silva, D.; Dafreville, S.; Daunt, F.; Delatte, H.; Dorge, T.; Duncan, N.; Durand, J.D.; Duvernell, D.; Estep, Matt; Fan, Sigang; Fattahi, R.; Villela, Oscar Flores; Fong, Yokking; Fr, 2010, Permanent Genetic Resources added to Molecular Ecology Resources Database 1 April 2010 – 31 May 2010: Isolation and characte. Molecular Ecology Resources, 10, 1098-1105

Sakamoto, Kentaro Q.; Sato, Katsufumi; Ishizuka, Mayumi; Watanuki, Yutaka; Takahashi, Akinori; Daunt, Francis; Wanless, Sarah, 2009, Can ethograms be automatically generated using body acceleration data from free-ranging birds?. PLoS One, 4

Ropert-Coudert, Yan; Daunt, Francis; Kato, Akiko; Ryan, Peter G.; Lewis, Sue; Kobayashi, Kaori; Mori, Yoshihisa; Gremillet, David; Wanless, Sarah, 2009, Underwater wingbeats extend depth and duration of plunge dives in northern gannets Morus bassanus. Journal of Avian Biology, 40, 380-387

Lewis, Sue; Elston, David A.; Daunt, Francis; Cheney, Barbara; Thompson, Paul M., 2009, Effects of extrinsic and intrinsic factors on breeding success in a long lived seabird. Oikos, 118, 521-528

Thaxter, Chris B.; Daunt, Francis; Hamer, Keith C.; Watanuki, Yutaka; Harris, Mike P.; Gremillet, David; Peters, Gerrit; Wanless, Sarah, 2009, Sex-specific food provisioning in a monomorphic seabird, the common guillemot Uria aalge: nest defence, foraging efficiency or . Journal of Avian Biology, 40, 75-84

Reed, T. E.; Daunt, F.; Hall, M. E; Phillips, R. A.; Wanless, S.; Cunningham, E.J. A., 2008, Parasite treatment affects maternal investment in sons. Science, 321, 1681-1682

Frederiksen, M.; Daunt, F.; Harris, M. P.; Wanless, S., 2008, The demographic impact of extreme events: stochastic weather drives survival and population dynamics in a long-lived seabird. Journal of Animal Ecology, 77, 1020-1029

Gremillet, David; Lewis, Sue; Drapeau, Laurent; van der Lingen, Carl D.; Huggett, Jenny A.; Coetzer, Janet C.; Verheye, Hans M.; Daunt, Francis; Wanless, Sarah; Ryan, Peter, 2008, Spatial match-mismatch across four trophic levels of the Benguela upwelling zone during an ecosystem shift.. Journal of Applied Ecology, 45, 610-621

Watanuki, Yutaka; Daunt, Francis; Takahashi, Akinori; Newell, Mark; Wanless, Sarah; Sato, Katsufumi; Miyazaki, Nobuyuki, 2008, Microhabitat use and prey capture of a bottom-feeding top predator, the European Shag, shown by camera loggers. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 356, 283-293

Daunt, Francis; Wanless, Sarah; Greenstreet, Simon P. R.; Jensen, Henrik; Hamer, Keith C.; Harris, Michael P., 2008, The impact of the sandeel fishery closure in the northwestern North Sea on seabird food consumption, distribution and productiv. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 65, 362-381

Harris, Michael P.; Newell, Mark; Daunt, Francis; Speakman, John R.; Wanless, Sarah, 2008, Snake pipefish Entelurus aequoreus are poor food for seabirds. Ibis, 150, 413-415

Sato, Katsufumi; Daunt, Francis; Watanuki, Yutaka; Takahashi, Akinori; Wanless, Sarah, 2008, A new method to quantify prey acquisition in diving seabirds using wing stroke frequency. Journal of Experimental Biology, 211, 58-65

Frederiksen, Morten; Jensen, Henrik; Daunt, Francis; Mavor, Roderick A.; Wanless, Sarah, 2008, Differential effects of a local industrial sand lance fishery on seabird breeding performance. . Ecological Applications, 18, 701-710

Daunt, F.; Afanasyev, V.; Adam, A.; Croxall, J.P.; Wanless, S., 2007, From cradle to early grave: juvenile mortality in European shags Phalacrocorax aristotelis results from inadequate development . Biology Letters, 3, 371-374

Daunt, F.; Wanless, S.; Harris, M.; Money, L.; Monaghan, P., 2007, Older and wiser: improvements in breeding success are linked to better foraging performance in European shags. Functional Ecology, 21, 561-567

Wanless, S.; Frederiksen, M.; Daunt, F.; Scott, B. E.; Harris, M. P., 2007, Black-legged kittiwakes as indicators of environmental change in the North Sea: Evidence from long-term studies. Progress in Oceanography, 71, 30-38

Watanuki, Yutaka; Takahashi, Akinori; Daunt, Francis; Sato, Katsufumi; Miyazaki, Nobuyuki; Wanless, Sarah, 2007, Underwater images from bird-borne cameras provide clue to poor breeding success of Shags in 2005 . British Birds, 100, 466-470

Lewis, Sue; Gremillet, David; Daunt, Francis; Ryan, Peter G.; Crawford, Robert J. M.; Wanless, Sarah, 2006, Using behavioural and state variables to identify proximate causes of population change in a seabird. Oecologia, 147, 606-614

Wilson, B.; Batty, R.S.; Daunt, F.; Carter, C., 2006, Collision risks between marine renewable energy devices and mammals, fish and diving birds: report to the Scottish Executive.

Daunt, F.; Wanless, S.; Peters, G.; Benvenuti, S.; Sharples, J.; Gremillet, D.; Scott, B. E., 2006. Impacts of oceanography on the foraging dynamics of seabirds in the North Sea. In: Boyd, I.; Wanless, S.; Camphuy, C. J., (eds.) , Top predators in marine ecosystems: their role in monitoring and management. Cambridge University Press, 177-190. .