Project outputs

Peer-reviewed publications

  • Published:
    • Becker, EA, KA Forney, DL Miller, J Barlow, LR Brancho, JU Ramirez and JE Moore. In Press. Dynamic habitat models reflect interannual movement of cetaceans within the California Current Ecosystem. Frontiers in Marine Science.
    • Bouchet, P.J., Miller, D.L., Roberts, J.J., Mannocci, L., Harris, C.M., Thomas, L. (2020). dsmextra: Extrapolation assessment tools for density surface models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.13469
    • Bravington, MV, DL Miller, S Hedley (2021). Estimating variance in density surface models. Submitted to Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics.
    • Conn, PB, VI Chernook, EE Moreland, IS Trukhanova, EV Regehr, AN Vasiliev, RR Wilson, SE Belikov, PL Boveng (2021). Aerial survey estimates of polar bears and their tracks in the Chukchi Sea. PloS one, 16(5), p.e0251130.
    • Mannocci, L., Roberts, J.J., Pederson, E.J., Halpin, P.N. (2020) Geographical differences in habitat relationships of cetaceans across an ocean basin. Ecography, 43(8): 1250-1259.
    • Miller, DL, R Glennie, AE Seaton (2019). Understanding the Stochastic Partial Differential Equation Approach to Smoothing.  Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics, 25: 1-16. 
    • Miller DL, Fifield D, Wakefield E, Sigourney DB. (2021). Extending density surface models to include multiple and double-observer survey data. PeerJ9:12113
    • Pedersen​, EJ, DL Miller, GL Simpson, N Ross (2019) Hierarchical generalized additive models in ecology: an introduction with mgcv. PeerJ, 7:e6876
    • Sigourney, D.B., Chavez-Rosales, S., Conn, P.B., Garrison, L., Josephson, E., Palka, D. (2020). Developing and assessing a density surface model in a Bayesian hierarchical framework with a focus on uncertainty: insights from simulations and an application to fin whales (Balaenoptera physalus) PeerJ 8:e8226
    • Ver Hoef, JM, D Johnson, R Angliss, M Higham (2021). Species density models from opportunistic citizen science data. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 12:1911–1925.
    • Wakefield, ED, DL Miller, S Bond, P Carvalho, P Catry, B Dilley, D Fifield, C Gjerdrum, J González-Solís, H Hogan, V Laptikhovsky, J Miller, P Miller, S Pinder, T Pipa, L Thompson, P Thompson, J Matthiopoulos. (2021). The summer distribution, habitat associations and abundance of seabirds in the sub-polar frontal zone of the Northwest Atlantic. Progress in Oceanography.
    • Zurell et al. 2020. A standard protocol for reporting species distribution models. Ecography, 43: 1-17.


  • In review

Non peer-reviewed publications