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Publications about the Tethys workbench and database.

  1. Roch, M. A., Batchelor, H., Baumann-Pickering, S., Berchock, C. L., Cholewiak, D., Fujioka, E., Garland , E. C., Herbert, S., Hildebrand, J. A., Oleson, E. M., Van Parijs, S. M., Risch, D., and Širović , A. (2016). “Management of acoustic metadata for bioacoustics,” Ecol Inform 31. 122-136.  Open access.
  2. M. A. Roch, S. Baumann-Pickering, H. Batchelor, D. Hwang, A. Širović, J. A. Hildebrand, C. L. Berchok, D. Cholewiak, L. M. Munger, E. M. Oleson, S. V. Parijs, D. Risch, and M. S. Soldevilla (2013), “Tethys: A workbench and database for passive acoustic metadata,” Proc. IEEE Oceans, San Diego, CA, 5 pp., October. Preprint available.

Publications using Tethys

  1. A. E. Simonis, M. A. Roch, B. Bailey, J. Barlow, R. E. S. Clemesha, S. Iacobellis, J. A. Hildebrand, J., and S. Baumann-Pickering,. “Lunar cycles affect common dolphin Delphinus delphis foraging in the Southern California Bight,” Marine Ecology Progress Series 577. 221-235, August, 2017. Open access at doi:10.3354/meps12247.
  2. A. Rice, A., V. B. Deecke, J. K. B. Ford, J. F. Pilkington, E. M. Oleson, J. A. Hildebrand, and A. Širović, A. (2017). “Spatial and temporal occurrence of killer whale ecotypes off the outer coast of Washington State, USA,” Marine Ecology Progress Series 572, 255-268. Open access at
  3. Baumann-Pickering, S., Trickey, J. S., Wiggins, S. M. and Oleson, E. M. (2016). Odontocete occurrence in relation to changes in oceanography at a remote equatorial Pacific seamount. Marine Mammal Science, 32(3), 805-825., Available at doi:10.1111/mms.12299.
  4. A. Širović, A. Rice, E. Chou, J. A. Hildebrand, S. M. Wiggins, and M. A. Roch, (2015). “Seven years of blue and fin whale call abundance in Southern California,” Endangered Species Research, 28, 61-76.
  5. Roch, M. A., Stinner-Sloan, J., Baumann-Pickering, S., (2015). “The Effects of Site and Equipment Variation on Species Identification of Delphinids from Their Echolocation Clicks.” J. Acoust. Soc. Am., 173(1), 22-29, January.  Postprint available.
  6. Baumann-Pickering, S., Roch, M. A., Brownell Jr, R. L., Simonis, A. E., McDonald, M. A., Solsona-Berga, A., Oleson, E. M., Wiggins, S. M. and Hildebrand, J. A. (2014). “Spatio-Temporal Patterns of Beaked Whale Echolocation Signals in the North Pacific”. PLoS One 9, 17, Available at doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0086072.g001.

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