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Details of Dr Simon Northridge   


PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Senior Lecturer
Department Sea Mammal Research Unit, School of Biology
Institution
University of St Andrews, Scottish Oceans Institute ( SOI)
School of Biology, Mathematics & Statistics, Geography & Geoscience East Sands St Andrews KY16 8LB
Address
Bute Building Queens terrace
St Andrews
Fife
KY16 9TS
Tel 44 1334 462654
Fax 44 1334 462632
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Website http://biology.st-andrews.ac.uk/contact/staffprofile.aspx?sunID=spn1
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD MSc BSc
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Data Management , Natural Resource Management , Technical Advice & Consulting
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Fisheries, Aquaculture
Research Activities Research into interactions between marine mammals and fisheries; pinniped and cetacean bycatch in fishing operations; mitigation of bycatch; distributional ecology; feeding habits of marine mammals. Main species include harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena, common dolphins, Delphinus delphis, grey seals Halichoerus grypus and common seals Phoca vitulina
Research Region 36
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr Simon NORTHRIDGE)

Dawson, S , Northridge, SP , Waples, D & Read, A 2013, ' To ping or not to ping: the use of active acoustic devices in mitigating interactions between small cetaceans and gillnet fisheries ' Endangered Species Research , vol 19, no. 3, pp. 201-221.
Northridge, S., [2002] Fishing Industry, Effects of. In Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, edited by W.F. Perrin, B.Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen. Academic press.
Northridge, S., [2002] Fishing Industry, Effects of. In Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, edited by W.F. Perrin, B.Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen. Academic press.
Northridge, S., [2002] Incidental catches. In Encyclopedia of Marine Mammals, edited by W.F. Perrin, B.Wursig, and J.G.M. Thewissen. Academic press.
Northridge, S.P. and Hofman, R.J., [1999] Interactions between fisheries and marine mammals. pp99-119 In J.R. Twiss and R.R. Reeves (eds) Conservation and Management of Marine Mammals, Smithsonian Institution.
Northridge, S.P., M.L. Tasker, A. Webb, K. Camphuysen and M. Leopold, [1997] White-beaked Lagenorhynchus albirostris and Atlantic white-sided dolphin L. acutus distributions in northwest European and U.S. North Atlantic waters. Rep. Int. Whal. Commn. 47:797-803
Northridge, S.P., [1996] Seasonal distribution of harbour porpoises in US Atlantic waters. Rep. Int. Whal. Commn. 46:613-617
Northridge, S.P., Tasker, M.L., Webb, A. and Williams, J.M., [1995] Distribution and relative abundance of harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena (L.), white-beaked dolphins Lagenorhynchus albirostris (Gray) and minke whales Balaenoptera acutorostrata (Lacepede) around the British Isles. ICES J. Mar. Sci. 52: 55-66. With erratum: Vol 52:1005-1112.
Northridge, S.P., [1991] Driftnet fisheries and their impact on non-target species: a worldwide review. FAO Fish. Tech. Paper 320. 115pp.
Northridge, S.P., [1991] An updated world review of interactions between marine mammals and fisheries. FAO Fish. Tech. Paper 251 (Suppl 1). 58pp.


Created: 2002-09-24 Last Updated: 2013-07-18 by Simon NORTHRIDGE