Dr. Francis Daunt

Selected Publications

Publications

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

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

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

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

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.; Afanasyev, V.; Silk, J. R. D.; Wanless, S., 2006, Extrinsic and intrinsic determinants of winter foraging and breeding phenology in a temperate seabird. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 59, 381-388

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.

Scott, B. E.; Sharples, J.; Wanless, S.; Ross, O. N.; Frederiksen, M.; Daunt, F., 2006. Getting the timing right: the effect of spring bloom date on seabird breeding performance. In: Boyd, I.; Wanless, S.; Camphuysen, C. J., (eds.) , Top predators in marine ecosystems: their role in monitoring and management. Cambridge University Press, . .

Scott, B. E.; Sharples, J.; Wanless, S.; Ross, O. N.; Frederiksen, M.; Daunt, F., 2006. Use of biologically meaningful oceanographic indices to separate the effects of climate and fisheries on seabird breeding succe. In: Boyd, I.; Wanless, S.; Camphuysen, C. J, (eds.) , Top predators in marine ecosystems: their role in monitoring and management. Cambridge University Press, 46-62. .

Enstip, M. R.; Daunt, F.; Wanless, S.; Humphreys, E. M.; Hamer, K. C.; Benvenuti, S.; Gremillet, D., 2006. Foraging energetics of North Sea birds confronted with fluctuating prey availability. In: Boyd, S.; Wanless, S.; Camphuysen, C.J., (eds.) , Top predators in marine ecosystems: their role in monitoring and management. Cambridge University Press, 191-210. .

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. .