Theses and Dissertations

Research Theses and Dissertations conducted in collaboration with MICS

Miller, Brianne. 2012. Modeling blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) habitat use and relative abundance; conservation implications in the Gulf of St-Lawrence, Canada. Master of research in Marine Mammal Science, Sea Mammal Research Unit, Scottish Oceans Institute, university of St-Andrews, Scotland. (see publication here)

Soley Calvet, Rachel. 2011. Living among giants: Habitat modelling of harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) in thenorthern Gulf of St-Lawrence. Masters research in Marine Mammal Science. Sea Mammal Research unit, Scottish Oceans Institute, University of St-Andrews , Scotland. (see publication here)

Comtois, Sophie. 2010. Effets des changements de la structure trophique suivant l'effondrement des stocks de poissons de fond sur l'abondance et la distribution du rorqual bleu, de ses proies et compétiteurs dans le nord du golfe Saint-Laurent. Maîtrise en océanographie, Université du Québec à Rimouski, Quebec, Canada. (see publication here)

Delarue, Julien. 2008. Northwest Atlantic fin whale vocalizations: geographic variations and implications for stock assessments. Master of Philosophy in Human Ecology, B.S. Hawaï Pacific university, Hawaï, USA. (see publication here)

Ramp, C. 2008. Population Dynamics and Social Organisation of Humpback Whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) - a Long-Term Study in the Gulf of St-Lawrence, Canada. Dissertation zur Erlangung des akademischen Grades eines Doktors des Naturwissenschaften (Dr. rer. nat), Marine zoologie, Fachbereich Biologie/Chemie, universität Bremen, Germany. (see publication here)

Doniol-Valcroze, T. 2008. Habitat Selection and Niche Characteristics of Rorqual Whales in the Northern Gulf of St. Lawrence (Canada). PhD Thesis, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. 146 p.
(see Publication here)

Berchok, Catherine. 2004. Characterization of St. Lawrence blue whale vocalizations and their correlation with field observations. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.Pennsylvania State University.

Ramp, C. 2002. On the population Dynamics and Ecology of Canadian and Mexican blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus). Master Thesis. University of Bremen, Germany.

Lalis, Aude. 2002. Estimation d'abondance de la sous-population des baleines a bosse, (Megaptera novaeangliae) du golfe du Saint – Laurent. Maîtrise es Sciences (M.Sc.) en Biologie des populations et des ecosytemes, Option écologie générale. Université de Montréal; Université Pierre & Marie Curie, Paris VI.

Doniol-Valcroze, T. 2001. Spatial distribution of rorqual whales in the Strait of Jacques Cartier, Gulf of St. Lawrence, Quebec, Canada. M.Sc. thesis, McGill University, Montreal, Canada.