ESR Editorial Board

FOUNDER Go to: Editors | Review Editors

Otto Kinne

 

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

Brendan J. Godley

Marine Turtle Research Group, Centre for Ecology and Conservation, School of Biosciences, University of Exeter, Cornwall Campus, Penryn, TR10 9EZ, UK

B.J.Godley(at)exeter.ac.uk

 

MANAGING EDITOR

Penny Kuhn

pkuhn(at)accesswave.ca

 

PRODUCTION EDITOR

John Austin

john(at)int-res.com


 

Production Manager: Linda Froome-Döring. Assistants to the Editors: Marita Bruns, Matthias Dirbach, Catherine Fesefeldt, Angela Fromm, Bernhard Fromm, Ivor George, Sandra Hammer, Lutz Jahrmarkt, Konstantin Kambach, Lars Litwin, Justin Mellersh, Annabelle Meyer, Susan Mühlbauer, Willliam Neel, Melanie Overbeck, Claire Pritchard, Simone Ritter, Heiko Scheibner, Florian Schlenker, Timothy St. Clair, Ian Stewart, Natalie Striepe, Nicole Taros

 

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All manuscripts (except Comments and Reply Comments) must pass through a rigorous review process involving at least 3 referees. For details consult Mar Ecol Prog Ser 279:1

 

EDITORS

 

Editors are fully responsible for the review process of manuscripts allotted to them; they decide on acceptance or rejection of manuscripts handled by them.

 

 

Karina Acevedo-Whitehouse

karina.acevedo.whitehouse(at)uaq.mx

Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro, Queretaro, QRO 76140, Mexico

Genetic and molecular components affecting immune response of natural populations; influence of anthropogenic environmental change

 

Hans Juergen Boehmer

juergen.boehmer(at)usp.ac.fj

University of the South Pacific (USP), Faculty of Science, Technology & Environment, School of Geography, Earth Science & Environment (SGESE), Laucala Bay Suva, Fiji Islands

Plants, Vegetation Dynamics, Disturbance Ecology, Biological Invasions

 

Luigi Boitani

luigi.boitani(at)uniroma1.it

Dept. Animal and Human Biology, University of Rome "La Sapienza", Viale Università 32, 00185-Roma, Italy

Carnivores; distribution modelling and conservation planning

 

Mike Bruford

BrufordMW(at)cardiff.ac.uk

School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, UK

Conservation Genetics, Ex-situ Conservation, Reintroductions and Population Modelling

 

Nils Bunnefeld

nils.bunnefeld(at)stir.ac.uk

School of Natural Sciences, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK

Social-ecologcial systems modelling, human decision making in conservation, movement ecology, monitoring

 

Ana Cañadas

anacanadas(at)alnilam.com.es

ALNILAM Research and Conservation Ltd, Cándamo 116. La Berzosa, 28240 Hoyo de Manzanares, Madrid, Spain

Cetaceans: abundance, habitat use, ecology, conservation

 

Paolo Casale

paolo.casale(at)tiscali.it

Dept. of Biology and Biotechnologies "Charles Darwin", University of Rome "La Sapienza", Viale dell'Università 32,

00185 Roma, Italy

Marine turtle biology and conservation

 

Louise Chilvers

b.l.chilvers(at)massey.ac.nz

Oiled Wildlife Response, Wildbase, Institute of Veterinary, Animal & Biomedical Sciences, Private Bag 11-222, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand

Foraging and population ecology of marine mammals

 

Steven J. Cooke

Steven.Cooke(at)carleton.ca

Department of Biology, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6, Canada

Fish ecology, conservation physiology, biotelemetry

 

Jaume Forcada

jfor(at)bas.ac.uk

British Antarctic Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, High Cross, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0ET, UK

Marine Mammalogy, Population Biology, demography, population dynamics, population modelling, survey methods, abundance estimation, line transect sampling, mark-recapture,  molecular ecology

 

Eric Gilman

ericlgilman(at)gmail.com

Hawaii Pacific University, College of Natural Sciences, 3661 Loulu Street Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA

Marine fisheries science and governance, ecosystem-level effects of marine capture fisheries, gear technology mitigation of fisheries bycatch, mangrove ecosystem responses to climate change and adaptation options

 

Matthew Godfrey

mgodfrey(at)seaturtle.org

Wildlife Resource Commision, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA

Behaviour, physiology and conservation

 

Simon Goldsworthy

Simon.Goldsworthy(at)sa.gov.au

South Australian Research & Development Institute (SARDI), West Beach, SA, Australia

Foraging and population ecology of marine mammals and seabirds

 

Mark Hamann

mark.hamann(at)jcu.edu.au

School of Tropical Environmental Studies & Geography, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, 4811, Australia

Marine and freshwater turtle reproductive biology, physiology, ecology, conservation and management

 

Robert G. Harcourt

robert.harcourt(at)mq.edu.au

Graduate School of the Environment, Faculty of Science, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia

Marine mammal and shark ecology

 

Matt Hayward

m.hayward(at)bangor.ac.uk

School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, Deiniol Rd., Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW, UK

Large terrestrial vertebrates, predation, Carnivora, marsupials, reintroduction

 

Sandra Hochscheid

sandra.hochscheid(at)szn.it

Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn, Section Research Infrastructures for Marine Biological Resources, Villa Comunale, 80121 Napoli, Italy

Sea turtle biology and conservation; husbandry and welfare of marine animals

 

Sascha K. Hooker

s.hooker(at)st-andrews.ac.uk

Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St. Andrews, UK

Mammals - Marine

 

Uwe Krumme

uwe.krumme(at)ti.bund.de

Institute of Baltic Sea Fisheries, Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institute (TI), Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries, Alter Hafen Süd 2, 18069 Rostock, Germany

Estuarine fishes, mangrove ecology

 

Rebecca Lewison

rlewison(at)sunstroke.sdsu.edu

Department of Biology, San Diego State University, USA

Fisheries Bycatch

 

David Lusseau

d.lusseau(at)abdn.ac.uk

Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB24 2TZ, UK

Mechanisms and consequences of behavioural decisions; statistical, mathematical and computer modelling; socioecological systems; behavioural ecology; conservation behaviour

 

Michael Mahony

Michael.mahony(at)newcastle.edu.au

Faculty of Science and Information Technology, School of Environmental and Life Sciences,

University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Amphibians

 

Helene Marsh

helene.marsh(at)jcu.edu.au

School of Tropical Environment Studies and Geography, James Cook University, Townsville, QLD, Australia

Sirenians and Wider Tropical Marine Conservation

 

Eduardo Martins

egmartins(at)gmail.com

Centre for Applied Conservation Research, Department of Forest Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4, Canada

Fish ecology and conservation; movement and migration ecology, causes and consequences of intrapopulation variation in behaviour and survival, climate change effects

 

Clive R. McMahon

clive.mcmahon(at)utas.edu.au

Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Tasmania 7001, Australia

Vertebrates, Antarctica, climate change, demography

 

Anna I. Nekaris

anekaris(at)brookes.ac.uk

Department of Anthropology, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford OX3 0BP, UK

Mammals-Conservation, population monitoring, reintroduction, pet trade

 

Michael Noad

mnoad(at)uq.edu.au

School of Veterinary Science, University of Queensland – Gatton campus, Gatton, QLD 4343, Australia

Bioacoustics and behavioral ecology of marine mammals

 

Paul A. Racey

p.racey(at)abdn.ac.uk

Chapel Cottage, Prazegooth Lane, Cadgwith, Ruan Minor, Helston TR12 7LA, UK

Bats, Madagascar

 

Andrew J. Read

aread(at)duke.edu

Duke University Marine Laboratory, 135 Duke Marine Lab Road, Beaufort, NC 28516, USA

Marine vertebrate conservation

 

J. Michael Reed

michael.reed(at)tuffts.edu

Department of Biology, Tufts Univesity, Medford, MA, USA

Population viability, birds, behavior, management

 

David Richardson

david.richardson(at)uea.ac.uk

Centre for Evolution, Ecology and Conservation, School of Biological Sciences, UEA, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK

Conservation genetics, behavioural ecology, host-pathogen interactions, translocations, birds

 

Stephen Rossiter

s.j.rossiter(at)qmul.ac.uk

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Rd, E1 4NS, London, UK

Bats, Conservation Genetics

 

Jeffrey A. Seminoff

jeffrey.seminoff(at)noaa.gov

Southwest Fisheries Science Center NOAA, La Jolla, California, USA

Marine turtle biology and conservation

 

Kartik Shanker

kshanker(at)ces.iisc.ernet.in

Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India

Community ecology, biogeography, diversity and distributions, marine turtle biology and conservation

 

Les G. Underhill

les.underhill(at)uct.ac.za

Department of Zoology, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch 7701, South Africa

Seabirds, demography

 

Abi Tamim Vanak

abivanak(at)gmail.com

Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE), Bangalore, India

Spatial ecology and resource selection in animals; Ecology and conservation of carnivores, especially in tropical ecosystems; structure and function of semi-arid savannas; Predator-prey interactions and intraguild interactions between mammalian carnivores; Interface between human-subsidized carnivores and wildlife; Disease ecology of carnivores

 

Rory Wilson

R.P.Wilson(at)swansea.ac.uk

School of Biological Sciences, University of Wales, Swansea, UK

Birds - Marine

 

 

REVIEW EDITORS

 

Review Editors critically assess the scientific value of manuscripts, and may advise authors in matters of manuscript presentation.

 

 

Robert T. Barrett

Tromsø, Norway

Breeding and feeding ecology of seabirds, and their responses to changes in prey fish stocks. Spring migration phenology in North Norway

 

Malcolm Bennett

Liverpool, UK

Infectious diseases and microbioloy, host-parasite interactions, emerging infections

 

Luca Börger

Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom

Movement ecology, mating behaviour, statistical modelling

 

Colin Clubbe

Richmond, UK

Plant conservation, management of threatened plant species

 

Joris P. G. M. Cromsigt

Oslo, Norway

Ungulate ecology, plant-herbivore interactions, savanna ecology, consumer-resource feedback systems

 

Rohan Currey

Wellington, New Zealand

Conservation biology and ecology of cetaceans, quantitative assessments of human impact, threat status and population viability

 

Andy J. Danylchuk

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA

Marine fish ecology, marine conservation, life history theory, biotelemtry

 

Peter Daszak

New York, NY, USA

Conservation medicine, ecology of emerging diseases, diseases of endangered wildlife species.

 

Claudio diBacco

Dartmouth, NS, Canada

Dispersal and population dynamics of marine invertebrates

 

Kirstin Dobbs

Townsville, QLD, Australia

Marine turtle research and marine species conservation, management in multiple-use marine protected areas

 

David C. Duffy

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Research on perturbations to natural systems caused by oil spills, emerging diseases, overharvesting, and habitat destruction in Hawaii, Alaska, Peru, South Africa and Appalachi

 

Tomoharu Eguchi

La Jolla, California, USA

Population biology and statistical modeling

 

Joaquim Garrabou

Marseille, France

Benthic invertebrates from rocky intertidal and subtidal habitats

 

Andrew Gormley

Lincoln, New Zealand

Statistical ecology, mark-recapture, population viability analysis, Bayesian inference, population monitoring, decision analysis

 

Frances Gulland

Sausalito, California, USA

Marine mammals

 

Reinhold Hanel

Kiel, Germany

Molecular phylogeny, biogeography and systematics of fish, genetic differentiation of sea mount fish, Mediterranean, sub-tropical/tropical, Baltic and North Sea fish genetics

 

John Harwood

St. Andrews, UK

Quantitative assessment of ecological risk particularly with respect to marine mammals and predator-prey interactions

 

Graeme Hays

Swansea, UK

Nesting ecology of sea turtles, temperature dependent sex determination, navigation and long-distance migration, physiological ecology of diving

 

Ellen Hines

San Francisco, California, USA

Community-based management of sirenians in developing countries

 

Jonathan D. R. Houghton

Belfast, UK

Behavioural ecology of marine vertebrates, animal migration, biotelemetry, gelatinous zooplankton

 

Carlos Carreras Huergo

Sevilla, Spain

Genetics, migratory species, marine turtles, telemetry, fisheries interactions

 

Richard Inger

Penryn, UK

Avian ecology, particularly waterfowl, Stable isotope analysis, Spatial modelling

 

Andrew Jackson

Dublin, Ireland

Statistical and simulation modelling

 

Robert Jehle

Salford, UK

Amphibian population biology, conservation genetics

 

Tim Jessop

Parkville, VIC, Australia

Island wildlife management and conservation, captive breeding and reintroduction, and ecological impacts of introduced predators

 

David Johnston

Beaufort, NC, USA

Conservation ecology of marine vertebrates

 

Andrew Kelly

Nantwich, UK

Wildlife rehabilitation and reintroduction

 

Tigga Kingston

Lubbock, Texas, USA

Community ecology, bats, evolutionary ecology, conservation

 

Karl-Hermann Kock

Hamburg, Germany

Antarctic fishes, marine mammals, marine birds

 

Cynthia Lagueux

Bluefields, Nicaragua

Sea turtle conservation

 

Cathy Langtimm

Gainesville, Florida, USA

Population modelling of manatees

 

Simon Mickleburgh

London, UK

Bat conservation, policy, endangered species

 

Eugenia Naro-Maciel

New York, NY, USA

conservation genetics, population genetics, systematics, and DNA barcoding, with a focus on chelonians and marine species

 

Nicola Nelson

Wellington, New Zealand

Conservation and reproductive biology, particularly of reptiles

 

Wallace J. Nichols

Davenport, California, USA

Sea turtle conservation

 

Rob Ogden

Bangor, UK

Wildlife forensis and reptile conservation genetics

 

Andrew Parnell

Dublin, Ireland

Bayesian statistics, markov chain Monte Carlo, multi-dimensional stochastic processes

 

Karl P. Phillips

Poznan, Poland

Molecular ecology, conservation genetics, sea turtle biology, evolutionary ecology of immune genes

 

Andrea D. Phillott

Chittagong, Bangladesh

Amphibian diseases, frog biology, sea turtle biology, turtle embryo development

 

Uwe Piatkowski

Kiel, Germany

Cephalopods and deep sea fishes

 

Nicolas J. Pilcher

Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Marine turtle research and conservation, reproductive biology, ecology and population dynamics

 

Benjamin Pitcher

London, UK

Evolutionary and behavioural ecology of mammals and birds, bioacoustics

 

James A. Powell

Sarasota, Florida, USA

Sirenians, especially in developing countries

 

Pei-Yuan Qian

Kowloon, Hong Kong, SAR

Microbes associated with marine seaweeds and invertebrates

 

Richard Reina

Clayton, VIC, Australia

Physiological ecology and conservation of marine vertebrates, effects of environmental salinity on amphibians

 

John Reynolds

Sarasota, Florida, USA

Sirenians, particularly manatees

 

Vincent S. Saba

Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA

Biological oceanography, climate change and marine ecosystems, trophic cascading, sea turtle ecology, and population modeling.

 

Boris Schroeder

Braunschweig, Germany

Quantitative landscape ecology and spatial ecology, ecological modelling

 

Lisa Schwarz

Santa Cruz, California, USA

Marine mammals, demography, Bayesian analysis, behavior

 

Hans Siegismund

Copenhagen, Denmark

Plant and mammal conservation genetics, statisitcal analysis

 

Richard Speare

Townsville, QLD, Australia

Amphibians

 

Ricky Spencer

Penrith, NSW, Australia

Vertebrate pest ecology, herpetology, evolutionary ecology, animal behaviour

 

James R. Spotila

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Physiological ecology, population ecology, endangered reptiles amphibians and fish; marine turtles, crocodilians, freshwater turtles and tortoises

 

Cory Suski

Urbana, Illinois, USA

Physiology, conservation and ecology

 

Lochran W. Traill

Johannesburg,  South Africa

Applied population ecology, conservation biology, ungulate ecology

 

Andrew Trites

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Baleen whales; diet; mink whales; model of dietary composition

 

Janske van de Crommenacker

Seychelles Islands

(Oxidative) stress, Cooperative breeding, Island ecology, Immunology, Birds

 

Cristiano Vernesi

Trento, Italy

Mammal conservation genetics, statistical analysis

 

Leonardo Vignoli

Rome, Italy

Conservation ecology, behavioral ecology of terrestrial reptiles

 

Bryan P. Wallace

Boulder, California, USA

Marine conservation, large marine vertebrates, physiological ecology, fisheries bycatch, behavior and movements, energetics, and life history ecology, with a special focus on marine turtles

 

Yutaka Watanuki

Sapporo, Japan

Foraging strategy and breeding ecology of seabirds; effects of long-term marine environmental change, including human impact, on seabirds

 

Markus G. Weinbauer

Villefranche-sur-mer, France

Functional and species diversity of bacteriophages and prokaryotes; molecular tools in microbial ecology; prokaryotes on corals (marine invertebrtes)

 

Jessica Worthington Wilmer

South Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Molecular ecology, bats, Australian taxa

 

David J. Wright

Norwich, UK

Molecular ecology, population genetics, translocations and reintroductions, ornithology, vertebrates

 

Jeanette Wyneken

Boca Raton, Florida, USA

Comparative vertebrate anatomy, energetics, behavior, reptile health, and conservation biology, Vertebrate Evolution

 

Christopher Zimmermann

Rostock, Germany

Pelagic marine fishes