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L.A. DOLPHIN PROJECT - PUBLICATIONS AND REPORTS



2014

  • Hwang, A., RH Defran, M Bearzi, D Maldini, C Saylan, A Lang, K Dudzik, O Guzòn-Zatarain, D Kelly, and DW Weller. 2014. Coastal range and and movements of common bottlenose dolphins off California and Baja California, Mexico. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences, 113(1):1-13. (400 KB)

2012

  • Bearzi, M. 2012. Cetaceans and MPAs should go hand in hand: a case study in Santa Monica Bay, California. Ocean and Coastal Management 60: 56-59.
  • Kesaris, A, D Weller, Campbell G, Defran RH, Bearzi M, Maldini D, and J Hildebrand. 2012. California dolphin online catalog. (Abstract) Proceedings of The American Cetacean Society Conference "Whales and Humans: A Conflicted Relaltionship", Nov 9-11, 2012. San Diego CA. (1.9 mb)

2011

  • Bearzi, M and C Saylan. 2011. Cetacean ecology for Santa Monica Bay and nearby areas, California, in the context of the newly established MPAs. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 110(2):35-51. (913 k)

2010

  • Bearzi, M and K Patonai. 2010. Occurrence of the barnacle (Xenobalanus globicipitis) on coastal and offshore common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Santa Monica Bay and adjacent areas, California. Southern California Academy of Sciences Bulletin 109(2):15-22. (388 k)

2009

  • Bearzi, M, C Saylan, and J Feenstra. 2009. Seabird observations during cetacean surveys in Santa Monica Bay, California. Bulletin of the Southern California Academy of Sciences 108(2): 63-69. (360k)
  • Bearzi, M, C Saylan, and A Hwang. 2009. Ecology and comparison of coastal and offshore bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in California. Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 60: 584-593.
  • Bearzi, M, S Rapoport, J Chau, and C Saylan. 2009. Skin lesions and physical deformities of coastal and offshore common bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Santa Monica Bay and adjacent areas, California. Ambio 38(2):66-71. (2 mb)

2008

  • Bearzi, M and C Saylan. 2008. A hand-held, PDA based system for seabird data collection during cetacean surveys. Journal of Marine Animals and Their Ecology (1)1: 9-11. (516k)
  • Bearzi, M, C Saylan, and C Barroso. 2008. Pinniped ecology in Santa Monica Bay, California. Acta Zoologica Sinica 54(1):1-11. (816k)

2007

  • Navarro, MO and M Bearzi. 2007. Affect of Marine Mammals on Sport Fishery in the Santa Monica Bay, California. Southern California Academy of Science Bulletin 106 (3): 215-217. (208 k)

2006

  • Bearzi, M. 2006. California sea lions use dolphins to locate food. Journal of Mammalogy 87(3):606–617. (Full text, 280 k)

2005

  • Bearzi, M. 2005. Habitat partitioning by three species of dolphins in Santa Monica Bay, CA. Southern California Academy of Science Bulletin 104(3):113-124. (Full text, 168 k)
  • Bearzi, M. 2005. Dolphin sympatric ecology. Marine Biology Research 1: 165-175. (Full text, 120 k)
  • Bearzi, M. 2005. Aspects of the ecology and behavior of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Santa Monica Bay, California. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management 7(1): 75-83. (Full text, 420 k)

2003

  • Bearzi, M. 2003. Behavioral ecology of the marine mammals of Santa Monica Bay, California. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles. 239 pp.

2001

  • Bearzi, M. 2001. Observations on two species of common dolphins in the Santa Monica Bay, CA. (Abstract) Proceedings of The 15th Annual Conference of the European Cetacean Society, May 6-10, Rome, Italy.
  • Bearzi, M. 2001. Observations on two species of common dolphins in the Santa Monica Bay, CA. Abstract, 2001 Biology Research Symposium, UCLA Department of Organismic Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, May 14, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Bearzi, M. 2001. Spatial habitat partitioning between three dolphin species in Santa Monica Bay, CA. (Abstract) Proceedings of The XIV Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, November 28-December 4, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

2000

  • Bearzi, M. 2000. First contribution to the knowledge of marine mammals in the Santa Monica Bay, California. Biology Research Symposium, Department of Organismic Biology, Ecology, and Evolution, University of California, May 9, 2000, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Bearzi, M and B Steinmetz. 2000. Preliminary observations on marine mammals in the Santa Monica Bay, California. Southern California Academy of Science, 2000 Annual Meeting, May 19-20, 2000, Los Angeles, CA.

1999

  • Bearzi, M. 1999. The Los Angeles Dolphin Project. Preliminary Report, Santa Monica Bay Restoration Project. 2 p.
  • Bearzi, M. 1999. Data on marine mammals collected during inshore surveys in the Santa Monica Bay, California. Preliminary Report, Chambers & Ass. 8 p.
  • Bearzi, M. 1999. Preliminary observations on marine mammals in the Santa Monica Basin, California. (Abstract) Proceedings of The XIII Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, November 27-December 3, Maui, Hawaii.


sea turtle

YUCATAN PROJECT - PUBLICATIONS AND REPORTS


1996

  • Bearzi, M. 1996. Sea turtles in the El Palmar Reserve, Yucatan: A preliminary study. Marine Turtle Newsletter, 75: 18-20. (Abstract, 68 k)
  • Bearzi, M. 1996. Sea turtles survey to evaluate the human impact in the influence area of salt extraction industry (Rio Lagartos, Yucatan, Mexico). Final Report, Industria Salinera de Yucatan, Mexico. 5 p.
  • Bearzi, M. 1996. The El Palmar Project in the Yucatan Peninsula. Universitad Campechana, IX Taller Regional sobre Programas de Conservacion de Tortugas Marinas en la Peninsula de Yucatan, 7-10 February 1996, Campeche, Mexico.
  • Bearzi, M. 1996. Bottlenose dolphins in El Palmar and Rio Lagartos Reserves (Yucatan, Mexico): a preliminary study. Proceedings of The American Cetacean Society Conference, 8-11 November 1996, San Pedro, CA. (Abstract, 64 k)

1992

  • Bearzi, M. 1992-93. The Yucatan sea turtle project. Tethys Research Institute Technical Report TRI 94-01: 8.

 

OTHER PUBLICATIONS


2012

2011

  • Saylan, C and DT Blumstein. 2011a. The Failure of Environmental Education (and How we Can Fix it). University of California Press.
  • Saylan, C and DT Blumstein. 2011b. Earth Day: Environmental education has failed. But we can fix it. Christian Science Monitor, Opinion, April 22, 2011. 2pg. (160k)

2010

2009

  • Bearzi, M. 2009. Dolphins in the water off California. Pp. 116-117 In: Thoreau’s Legacy: American Stories about Global Warming. R. Hayes, ed. Union of Concerned Scientists/Penguin Classics, Cambridge, MA. (4.7 mb)

2008

  • Bearzi, M and C Stanford. 2008. Beautiful Minds: the parallel lives of great apes and dolphins. Harvard University Press.

2007

  • Bearzi, M and C Stanford. 2007. Dolphins and African apes: comparisons of sympatric socio-ecology. Contributions of Zoology 76(4): 235-254. (236 k)
  • Blumstein, DT and C Saylan. 2007. The Failure of Environmental Education (and How We Can Fix It). PLoS Biology Vol. 5, No. 5, e120. (Full text, 1.2 mb)


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