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News from the Parks Lab


Hannah Blair's M.S. research published in Biology Letters!

Aug 8, 2016

Evidence for ship noise impacts on humpback whale foraging behaviour

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Second paper published in this month's issue of ESR

Jun 15, 2016

"Acoustic propagation modeling indicates vocal compensation in noise improves communication range for North Atlantic right whales"

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New paper in Endangered Species Research

May 31, 2016

"Calls of North Atlantic right whales Eubalaena glacialis contain information on individual identity and age class"

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New paper in Behavioural Processes

Feb 8, 2016

"Disentangling canid howls across multiple species and subspecies: Structure in a complex communication channel"

 

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New chapter published in The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II

Jan 1, 2016

"Anthropogenic Noise and Physiological Stress in Wildlife"

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New chapter published in The Effects of Noise on Aquatic Life II

Jan 1, 2016

"Humans, fish, and whales: How right whales modify calling behavior in response to shifting background noise conditions"

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Congratulations to Joe who graduated with his Bachelor's degree in Biology and a minor in Psychology!

Dec 19, 2015

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Congratulations to Leanna and Dr. Parks on being awarded a grant from the Marine Mammal Commission!

Oct 21, 2015

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New paper published in PLoS ONE

Jun 24, 2015

"Noise-induced frequency modifications of tamarin vocalizations: implications for noise compensation in nonhuman primates"

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Congratulations to Tricia who graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Biology and Ethics!

May 10, 2015

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Congratulations to Jenny who graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with her PhD in Ecology!

May 10, 2015

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Congratulations to Hannah who graduated with her Master's degree in Biology!

May 9, 2015

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Congratulations to Jess who graduated with her Master's degree in Biology!

May 9, 2015

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Congratulations to Jess who passed her Master's thesis defense!

Apr 22, 2015

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Congratulations to Hannah who passed her Master's thesis defense!

Apr 17, 2015

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Congratulations to Jenny who passed her PhD thesis defense!

Feb 26, 2015

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New paper published in Methods in Ecology and Evolution

Jan 27, 2015

"Measuring acoustic habitats"

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New paper published in Behavioral and Brain Sciences

Dec 17, 2014

"Modification of spectral features by nonhuman primates"

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New paper published in Scientific Reports

Dec 16, 2014

"Evidence for acoustic communication among bottom foraging humpback whales"

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Congratulations to Leanna on being awarded the National Geographic Young Explorer's Grant!

Nov 18, 2014

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Congratulations to Jessica for winning the 2014 ESPP student presenter award at the North Atlantic Right Whale Consortium meeting!

Nov 6, 2014

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New paper published in Conservation Physiology

Aug 19, 2014

"Traffic noise causes physiological stress and impairs breeding migration behaviour in frogs"

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Congratulations to Ashlei who graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Biology and a minor in Cultural Anthropology!

May 11, 2014

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Congratulations to Janessa who graduated with her Bachelor's degree in Nutrition Science!

May 11, 2014

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Congratulations to Leanna for passing her qualifying exams!

Apr 9, 2014

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New paper published in PLoS ONE

Mar 19, 2014

"Remote Acoustic Monitoring of North Atlantic Right Whales (Eubalaena glacialis) Reveals Seasonal and Diel Variations in Acoustic Behavior"
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New paper published in Marine Pollution Bulletin

Nov 23, 2013

"Monitoring ship noise to assess the impact of coastal developments on marine mammals"

Supplementary video: Rig Tow at the Sutors

Supplementary video: Chanonry Ship Passage

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Congratulations to Dr. Parks on her election to full membership in the Acoustical Society of America!

Nov 14, 2013

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New paper published in Ecological Informatics

Nov 12, 2013

"Assessing marine ecosystem acoustic diversity across ocean basins"
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Welcome to our new Postdoctoral Researcher Nathan Merchant!

Oct 23, 2013

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New paper published in Marine Mammal Science

Jul 24, 2013

"Bottom side-roll feeding by humpback whales (Megaptera Novaeangliae) in the southern Gulf of Maine, USA"
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Congratulations to Teressa who graduated from SUNY ESF with her Bachelor's degree in Conservation Biology!

May 11, 2013

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Congratulations to Cara who graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with her PhD in Ecology!

May 5, 2013

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Congratulations to Janessa on being awarded a 2013-14 Remembrance Scholarship!

Apr 25, 2013

2013-14 Remembrance Scholars Chosen
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The Parks Lab is now on Twitter! Follow us @ParksLabSU for field updates and lab news!

Apr 17, 2013

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Congratulations to Leanna on her acceptance to the internship program at the U.C. Santa Cruz Pinniped Cognition and Sensory Systems Lab!

Apr 8, 2013

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Review paper published in Biological Reviews

Feb 27, 2013

"The Lombard effect and other noise-induced vocal modifications: insight from mammalian communication systems"
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Congratulations to Cara Hotchkin who passed her PhD thesis defense!!

Aug 23, 2012

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Welcome to our new PhD student Leanna Matthews!

Aug 15, 2012

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Welcome to our new Master's student Jessica McCordic!

Aug 15, 2012

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Congratulations to PhD candidate Jenny Tennessen for passing her comprehensive exam!

Jun 4, 2012

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