On the Challenge of Interpreting Census Data : Insights from a Study of an Endangered Pinniped

Population monitoring is vital for conservation and management. However, simple counts of animals can be misleading and this problem is exacerbated in seals (pinnipeds) where individuals spend much time foraging away from colonies. We analyzed a 13-year-series of census data of Galapagos sea lions (...

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Published in:PloS one, Vol. 11, No. 5 (2016), p. e0154588
Main Author: Trillmich, Fritz (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Meise, Kristine ; Kalberer, Stephanie ; Mueller, Birte ; Piedrahita, Paolo ; Pörschmann, Ulrich ; Wolf, Jochen B W ; Krüger, Oliver
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1932-6203
Item Description:Date Completed 10.07.2017
Date Revised 19.02.2019
published: Electronic-eCollection
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0154588
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