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Research Scientist Directory

This is an OLD list of research scientists involved in some aspect of biotelemetry. Some of the contact information is most certainly incorrect. If you have corrections or want to add your name and specialty to the list, please send me an email.

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Index of Biotelemetry Research Scientists

Aborn, David A.

Alkon, Philip

Almeida, Pedro Raposo

Anglea, Steve M.

Arnemo, Jon M.

Arsinte, Radu

Axel, Gordon A.

Beck-King, Harald

Bekkby, Trine

Bedini, Remo

Benno, Benaiah

Bilas, Vedran

Bishop, John

Brandl, Nabil

Breen, Timothy

Chapman, Duane C.

Collins, Ken

Collins, Mark R.

Cuyler, L. Christine

Cygan, Jakub Pawel

Durio, Paolo

Eggert, Christophe

Eppard, Brad M.

Feyerabend, Frank

Goldstein, Jack

Gonzalez, Carlos A. Lopez

Gorton, Robyn

Guillen, George J.

Heide-Jørgensen, Mads Peter

Hereford, Scott G.

Herrmann, Mathias

Hightower, Joseph E.

Hockersmith, Eric E.

Horta, Ricardo

Janeau, Georges

Jonker, Frans

Karesh, William B.

Knights, Brent

Krementz, David G.

Labay, Andrew

Lambert, Thomas

La Haye, Michel

Leidtke, Theresa L.

Lo Valvo, Mario

Lovari, Sandro

Luna, Valdir

Martin, Jose Maria Lopez

Martinoli, Adriano

Mate, Bruce

Matthews, Lindsay R

McKinley, R.Scott, Beddow, Toni A.

Mealey, Brian

Mermod, Claude

Merrick, Richard L.

Miaud, Claude

Miller, Patrick J. O.

Norberg, Harri J.

Oom, Sander P

Preatoni, Damiano G.

Quero, Jose M.

Reinert, Howard K.

Rogillio, Howard E.

Royer, Douglas D.

Sallee, Kevin L.

Santana-Bendix, Manuel Alberto

Schulz, Uwe H.

Spencer, Hugh J.

Shively, Rip

Silva, Junio Augusto dos Santos

Spitz, Francois

Todd, Ian

Theiss, Eric

Trivellini, Guido

Tyberghein, Edmond J.

van der Veer, Willem

Walters, Eric L.

Ward, Steven J.

Weber, Manuel

Weseloh, Chip

Wolfe, Don

Woodyatt, Keston

Workman, Robert

Yates, Mike

 

Aborn, David A.
Archbold Biological Station
P. O. Box 2057
Lake Placid, FL 33862
USA

Phone: 941-465-2571
Fax:
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Specialties:

  • Migration, habitat selection, predation, breeding biology

  • Tracked Summer Tanagers, Sharp-shinned Hawks, Wood Thrushes, Brown-headed Cowbirds, Florida Scrub-jays.

  • Tracked on barrier islands, Cape May Peninsula, Smoky Mountains, Florida Scrub

Alkon, Philip U.
Department of Fishery and Wildlife Sciences
New Mexico State University
Box 33003, MS 4901
Las Cruces, NM 88005

Phone:
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Specialty:

  • Radiolocation telemetry and acoustic biotelemetry

Almeida, Pedro Raposo
Instituto de Oceanografia
Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
R. Ernesto de Vasconcelos - Campo Grande
1700 Lisboa
PORTUGAL

Phone: + 351 1 7573141 (ext. 2906)
Fax: + 351 1 7500009
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Specialty:

  • grey mullets and sea lamprey (ultrasonic tracking / external transmitters);

  • movement patterns studies (tidal, diel);

  • migratory behaviour.

Anglea, Steve M.
Biomark
149 S. Adkins Way, Suite 104
Meridian, ID 83642
USA

Phone: 208-288-0011
Fax: 208-288-0031
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WWW: www.biomark.com

Specialties:

  • Smallmouth bass predation on juvenile salmonids

  • Crayfish population abundance and movement

  • Evaluation of fish passage through hydroelectric projects

  • Assisting in the aerial and ground tracking of subadult and adult bull trout in the Boise River.

Arnemo, Jon M. DVM, PhD
Professor & Wildlife Veterinarian
The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science & Hedmark University College

Residence: NO-2500 Tynset, Norway
Phone: +47 99585019
Fax: +47 62482001 (24-hours)
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Speciality

  • Chemical immobilization/anesthesia of free-ranging mammals (Kreeger, Arnemo & Raath. Handbook of Wildlife Chemical Immobilization. International Edition. Fort Collins, Colorado, USA: Wildlife Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 2002)

Interest

  • Implantable radiotransmitters

  • Physiologic monitoring of free-ranging mammals

  • Stress physiology in wildlife

Arsinte, Radu
Technical University Cluj-Napoca
Str. Gh. Baritiu 26-28
400020 Cluj-Napoca
Romania
Phone:
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Specialties:

  • Portable equipment for animal tracking

Axel, Gordon A.
NOAA Fisheries
Fish Ecology Division
3305 E. Commerce
Pasco, WA 99301 USA

Phone: (509) 547-7518
Fax: (509) 547-4181
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Specialties:

  • Conducted radio telemetry research with chinook salmon.

  • Telemetry research to determine migrational behavior and survival.

  • Surgical and gastric implant of radio transmitters.

  • Fixed-site (solar and AC powered) and mobile monitoring.

  • PIT tag research of juvenile salmonid survival through hydroelectric projects and reservoirs.

Beck-King, Harald
University of Miami
Department of Biology
P.O. Box.249118
Coral Gables, FL 33124-0421

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Speciality:

  • Radio tracking of small and medium size mammals in the Neotropics.

  • For example, Agouit paca, Micoureus regina and Oryzomys capito.



Bedini, Remo

CNR Institute of Clinical Physiology
via Moruzzi 1, 56124 Pisa
Italy

Phone: +39 050 3152286
Fax: +39 050 580018
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WWW: ifc.cnr.it

Specialties:

  • human biotelemetry

  • underwater biotelemetry

  • telemedicine



Bekkby, Trine
Norwegian Institute For nature Science
P.O. Box 736 Sentrum
N-0105 Oslo
Norway
Phone: + 47 22 94 03 76
Fax: + 47 22 94 03 01
Web page: http://www.nina.no/personer/ninotbe.htm
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Speciality:

  • Radio tracking of marine mammals, mainly harbour seals along the Norwegian coast.

  • Also using acounstic transmitters to study feeding behaviour, diving activity and habitat use.



Benno, Benaiah

Waterloo Biotelemetry Institute
Department of Biology
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 3G1
CANADA

Phone: (519) 885-1211 ext. 5106
Fax: (519) 885 0534
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WWW: http://sciborg.uwaterloo.ca/research_groups/wbi/pages/benpa.html

Study Site: Speke Gulf, Lake Victoria, Tanzania

Specialty:

  • From January 1999 I will try to conduct some surgery and radiotrack the African mud carp - Labeo victorianus: to assess the pattern of their movements in relation to reproductive processes and habitat use.



Bilas, Vedran

University of Zagreb
Faculty of EE & Computing
Department of Electronic Systems and Information Processing
Unska 3
HR-10000
Zagreb CROATIA

Phone: +385 1 6129 808
Fax: +385 1 6129 652
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Specialty:

  • Indoor IR telemetry in human gait evaluation

  • Laboratory applications, data acquisition



Bishop, John

School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Systems
University of Wales
Dean Street
Bangor Gwynedd
LL57 1UT
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 (1248) 382737
Fax: +44 (1248) 361429
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WWW: http://www.sees.bangor.ac.uk/~bishop

Speciality:

  • Radionavigation systems: Omega, Loran-C, GPS

  • Digital Signal Processing, (DSP)

  • Radionavigation receiver design: Omega-tag, miniature, low powered, global radio-tracking receiver that doesn't use satellites

  • Wildlife telemetry and tracking systems, (esp. seals)

Brandl, Nabil

Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences
Dept. of Animal Health and Welfare
P.O. Box 50 8830 Tjele
Research Center Foulum
Denmark

Call: 45-89991371
Fax: 45-89991500
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WWW: http://www.agrsci.dk/hsv/nab

 

Specialties:



Breen, Timothy

Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission
620 S. Meridian St.
Tallahassee, FL. 32399-1600
Phone: (850) 414-6081
Fax: (850) 921-1847
WWW:
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Specialty:

  • Long term radio telemetry project on the ecology of Cooper's Hawks in North Florida and satellite telemetry project comparing fecundity and survival of Bald Eagles fledged from rural and urban natal areas.

Chapman, Duane C.
US Geological Survey
Columbia Environmental Research Center
4200 New Haven Road
Columbia, MO
United States

Phone: (573)876-1866
Fax: (573)876-1904
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Specialty:

  • invasive Asian carps in the Missouri River and tributaries. Acoustic and radio telemetry



Collins, Ken
Senior Research Fellow
Department of Oceanography
University of Southampton
Southampton
SO14 3ZH
U.K.
Phone: +44 1703 596010
Fax: +44 1703 596642
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Specialties:

  • Developing electromagnetic/inductive telemetry systems for studying crab and lobster behaviour.

  • Current programme: tracking and monitoring body movement of lobsters and crabs on an artificial reef continuously for 1 year+ along with environmental parameters.

  • Experience with acoustic telemetry.



Collins, Mark R.
Marine Resources Research Institute
South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
P.O. Box 12559
Charleston, SC  29422
USA
Phone: (803)762-5008
Fax: (803)762-5110
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Specialty:

  • Atlantic sturgeon and shortnose sturgeon, juvenile and adult radio and sonic, internal and external transmitters, tracking by plane (radio) and boat (radio and sonic)

  • identify critical habitats and movement patterns (tidal, diel, seasonal)

  • movements of red drum over a tidal cycle (subadult, sonic, internal)



Cuyler, L. Christine

Greenland Institute of Natural Resources
P.O. Box 570
DK - 3900 Nuuk, GREENLAND

Phone:  (+299) 32 10 95  local 240
Fax:       (+299) 32 59 57
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WWW:  www.natur.gl

Specialty:

  • satellite tracking of Greenland caribou, with home range and resource selection analysis (project begun in 1997).



Cygan, Jakub Pawel
Institute of Ecology
Polish Academy of Sciences
05-092 LOMIANKI, POLAND
Phone: (+48 22) 751 30 46 ext. 272
Fax: (+48 22) 751 31 00
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Specialty:

  • Telemetry of small passerines.

  • Through 1999 studies of territoriality of Painted Redstart (Myioborus pictus) in SWRS (Portal, AZ).



Durio, Paolo
Dipartimento Produzioni Animali Epidemiologia ed Ecologia
Università degli Studi di Torino
Settore Ecologia
Via Campana 16
10100 Torino
ITALY

Phone : +39-(0)11-655089
Fax: +39-(0)11-655089
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WWW: 
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Specialty:

  • study of wild boar, river otter and red deer by radio-tracking

  • expertise in integrating radio-tracking data in GIS habitat analysis



Eggert, Christophe
University of Savoie CISM,
Laboratory of Vertebrate Ecology
73 376 Le Bourget du Lac
France

Phone: 33 4 79 75 86 00
Fax: 33 4 79 75 88 80
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Specialty:

  • Radiotracking on Herps species.

  • Surgical implant techniques

  • Radio track Anura (Pelobates fuscus, Bufo calamita) with implantable transmitters

  • PIT Tag

  • External transmitters on mountain birds (Lagopus mutus)

  • Fluorescent pigments for microhabitat studies, home range estimation..



Eppard, M. Brad
Fishery Research Biologist
National Marine Fisheries Service
3305 East Commerce Street
Pasco, WA 99301
Tel: 509.547.7518
Fax: 509.547.4181
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Specialty:

  • survival and passage behaviour of juvenile and adult salmonids

  • application of radio telemetry and PIT tagging technologies



Feyerabend, Frank

Philipps-Universität Marburg
FB Biologie
AG Tierökologie
Karl-von-Frisch-Str.
35039 Marburg
GERMANY

Phone: +6421/286819 (day)
+6421/683434 (evening)
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Study Site: Marburg, Germany

Specialties:

  • Radiotracking of bats (mainly pipistrelles) and dormouse

  • Habitat use and roost switching behaviour of bats

  • effects of fragmented vs. highly structured habitat



Goldstein, Jack

United States Geological Survey
Biological Resources Division
ECRC - Jackson Field Station
1500 Fish Hatchery Road
PO Box 1089
Jackson, Wyoming 83001 USA

Phone: (307) 733-2314
Fax: (307) 739-9268
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Specialty:

  • Effects of geothermal inputs on the biology and reproduction of rainbow and brown trout in the Firehole River, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA

  • Winter movement and habitat use study of Snake River cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarki spp.), Snake River, Wyoming: 1996 - 1997

  • Radio telemetry study of chinook salmon in the Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho: 1994

  • Surgical implant techniques on salmonids using carbonic acid anesthesia

  • Automated datalogging, laboratory applications



Gonzalez, Carlos A. Lopez

Instituto de Ecologia, A. C.
Apdo. Postal 63
91000 Xalapa, Veracruz Mexico

Phone: 011 52 28 186000 ext 4110
Fax:
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WWW: http://spin.com.mx/~rhidalgo/home.html

Specialty:



Gorton, Robyn
Department of Veterinary Clincal Sciences
Massey University
Private Bag 11-222
Palmerston North 5301 NEW ZEALAND.

Phone: (06) 356 9099 X 7289.
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Specialty:

  • radiotracking hedgehogs so as to establish home ranges and possibly use them as a sentinal animal for tuberculous possums.



Guillen, George J.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1655 Heindon Rd.
Arcata, CA 95521
Phone: 707-822-7201
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Specialty:

Radiolocation telemetry and acoustic biotelemetry of in-river and estuarine fishes (green sturgeon, salmon).



Heide-Jørgensen, Mads Peter
Greenland Institute of Natural Resources
c/o National Environmental Research Institute
Tagensvej 135
DK-2200 Copenhagen N
DENMARK

Phone: + 45 35 82 14 15
Fax: +45 35 82 14 20
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Specialty:

  • Satellite tracking of narwhals and belugas in Canada and Greenland

 

Hereford, Scott G.
Supervisory Wildlife Biologist
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service                                                  
Mississippi Sandhill Crane National Wildlife Refuge
7200 Crane Lane
Gautier, MS  39553  USA
phone:  (228)497-6322 x109.  mobile: (228)218-7988
fax:       (228)497-5407
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http://www.fws.gov/mississippisandhillcrane

Specialty:

  • long-term (decades) monitoring of resident sandhill cranes including assesment of reintroduction techniques, habitat use, home range, dispersal, productivity, survival, causes of mortality, mate choice, causes of nest failure, etc

Herrmann, Mathias
OEKO-LOG field research
Hof 30
D-16247 Parlow
Germany

Phone: +49/ 33361/70248
Fax: +49/ 33361/8602
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www.oeko-log.com

Specialities:

  • impact studies of infrastructure measures on mammals

  • habitat requirements of carnivores mammals, birds and frogs

  • wildlife corridors, ecological corridors, habitat fragmentation

  • consultant office fauna, roads, fauna passages, landscape bridges

Hightower, Joseph E.

NC Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
North Carolina State University - Department of Zoology
Box 7617
Raleigh, NC 27695-7617 USA

Phone: +1.919.515.2631
Fax:
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WWW: http://www4.ncsu.edu/unity/users/j/jhncsu/public/jhightower.html

Specialty:

  • have worked with striped bass (sonic, implanted transmitters)

  • have worked with Gulf sturgeon (radio, external transmitters)

  • trying to address questions about habitat selection, factors affecting spawning migration behavior, and population dynamics just beginning a couple of studies on American shad and Atlantic sturgeon

Hockersmith, Eric E.

National Marine Fisheries Service
Coastal Zone and Estuarine Studies Division
3305 E. Commerce
Pasco, WA 99301 USA

Phone: (509) 547-7518
Fax: (509) 547-4181
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Specialty:

  • Conducted radio telemetry research with chinook salmon, sockeye salmon, steelhead, rainbow trout, pacific lamprey, American shad, walleye, channel catfish, smallmouth bass, striped bass, and hybrid striped bass.

  • Telemetry research to determine migrational behavior, habitat use, and spawning behavior.

  • Surgical and gastric implant of radio transmitters.

  • Fixed-site (solar and AC powered), mobile, and aerial monitoring.

  • Developed a GPS enhanced aerial tracking technique.

  • PIT tag research of juvenile salmonids survival through hyrdoelectric projects and reservoirs.

Horta, Ricardo M.D.

UPIBI, Av. Acueducto
Barrio La Laguna, Ticomán
Del. G. A. Madero, C.P. 07340
México, D.F.

Phone: 729-6000, ext. 56334/56336
Fax: 754-2492
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Specialty:

  • Organization: Unidad Profesional Interdisciplinaria de Biotecnología (UPIBI) Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México.

  • Medical telemetry for clinical test.

  • ECG, EMG and EEG Biotelemetry.

Janeau, Georges

Institut de Recherches sur les Grands Mammiferes
BP 27, F-31326
CASTANET cedex
FRANCE

Phone : +33.61.28.51.31
Fax: +33.61.73.54.77
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Specialty:

  • study of large mammals by radio-tracking

  • activity recorded by telemetry (activity sensors)

  • GPS study of red deer (in project; feasibility study)

Jonker, Frans

Zoology & Entomology Dept.
University of Pretoria
Pretoria 0002
South Africa

Phone:  +27-12-477803
Fax:
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Specialty:

  • Movements and diving behaviour of southern elephant seals by Geolocation-Time-Depth-Recorders (GLTDRs) since 1990.

  • Analysis of predator-prey interactions using sea water temperature by 3M software packages of Wildlife Computers (USA).study of large mammals by radio-tracking

  • Analysis of diving behaviour and foraging grounds.

Karesh, William B.
Field Veterinary Program
Wildlife Conservation Society
185th and Southern Blvd.
Bronx, NY  10460
USA
Phone: 718-220-5892
Fax: 718-220-7126
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WWW: http://www.wcs.org/

Specialty:

  • Telemetry attachment or implantation for large to small mammals, birds, reptiles (elephant, rhino, primates, cervids, antelope, carnivores, passerines, raptors, waterfowl, crocodilians, snakes, lizards, tortoises)

  • Wildlife handling and immobilization

Knights, Brent

U. S. Geological Survey
Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center
575 Lester Ave
Onalaska, Wisconsin 54650-8552 USA

Phone: 1.608.783.7550 ext 22
Fax: 1.608.783.8058
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WWW:  http://www.umesc.er.usgs.gov/

Specialty:

  • Winter habitat use of centrarchids (bluegills, black crappies, largemouth bass)

  • Seasonal habitat use of lake sturgeon and paddlefish

  • Radio and ultrasonic telemetry techniques for fish

  • Surgical implant techniques for fish

Krementz, David G.
USGS - Biological Resources Division
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Warnell School of Forest Resources
University of Georgia Athens, GA 30602-2152

Phone: (706) 542-1243
Fax: (706) 542-1235
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Specialty

  • Have been putting txs on birds for 10 years

  • Black ducks, woodcock, starlings, sparrows, towhees, thrushes

  • Have dabbled with various analyses of habitat use information

Labay, Andrew
Senior Fisheries Ecologist, FP-C
PBS&J
206 Wild Basin Road
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. 78746-3343
Phone: (512)329-8342
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Speciality:

  • Acoustical telemetry in reservoirs and rivers; largemouth bass, temperate basses, and red drum

Lambert, Thomas
Univ. of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
Dept. of Biology
Oshkosh Wi. 54901
Phone: 414-424-0900
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Speciality:

  • Radio Tracking of Spiny Rats (Proechimys semispinosus) in Panama Canal

  • Zone

  • Home range determination

  • project just getting under way

  • would like any advice anyone might have

La Haye, Michel

Enviro-science Inc.
8000 rue Saint-Denis
3e étage Montréal, Québec
H2R 2G1

Phone: (514) 384-0404 or 424-7379
Fax: (514)-384-0414
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Speciality:

  • External transmiters on Lake sturgeon, Greater redhorse, Muskellunge

  • Goals: find spawning ground for protection or managment

  • Collaborator, contributor and client: Université du Québec à Montréal, Hydro-Québec, Ministère de l'Environnement et de la faune du Québec

  • Objectives/Interests: Find Lake sturgeon spawning ground with or without telemetry, spawning ground managment, start working in fish biodiversity, terrestrial animal capture and release and hunting guide for waterfowl.

Liedtke, Theresa L.

U.S. Geological Survey
Western Fisheries Research Center
Columbia River Research Laboratory
5501A Cook-Underwood Road
Cook, WA 98605
Phone: 509-538-2299 ext. 270
FAX: 509-538-2843
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Specialty:

  • Radio telemetry of juvenile salmonids to assess fish passage issues

  • Use of telemetry to monitor behavior, habitat use, and movements of northern pike minnow and smallmouth bass

  • Telemetry monitoring of adult Pacific lamprey

  • Tag effects on juvenile salmon (survival, growth, swim performance, predator avoidance, buoyancy) relative to untagged fish

  • Evaluations of tag implantation methods (surgical vs. gastric)

  • Large-scale field operations for telemetry studies (releasing 40,000 radio-tagged fish/season)

  • Monitoring systems and configuration (remote data retrieval, solar power to sites, etc.)

  • Telemetry data organization and processing procedures

Lo Valvo, Mario
Department of Animal Biology
Via Archirafi 18
I-90123 Palermo (Italy)
Phone:  +39 91 6177158
Fax:  +39 91 6172009
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Speciality

  • Study of Italia hare (Lepus corsicanus), Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) and Fox (Vulpes vulpes) by radio-tracking

LOVARI, Sandro
Ethology and Behavioural Ecology Group
Dept. of Evolutionary Biology
Via P.A. Mattioli 4
53100 SIENA, Italy

Phone: (39)577 - 298901
Fax:     (39)577 - 298898
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Specialty:

  • Radiotracking studies on red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), beech martens (Martes foina), roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), red deer (Cervus elaphus), Alpine chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra), crested porcupine (Hystrix cristata), in a variety of habitats (agricultural land, thick scrubwood, mountain terrain, town outskirts).

Luna, Valdir

Adress: UFPE-Centro de Ciências Biológicas
Depto de Fisiologia e Farmacologia
Cidade Universitária
Av. Moraes Rego s/n. Recife-PE Brazil

Phone: (081) 3271-8530
Fax: (081)3271.8976
(081) 91395464

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Specialty:

  • Study of small mammals by radio-tracking

  • Home range and behaviour of opossum (Didelphis albiventris)

  • Analysis of daily movement and behavioural rhythms

Martin, Jose Maria Lopez

Dept. Animal Biology
Univ of Barcelona
Avda. Diagonal, 645
Barcelona 08028
SPAIN

Phone: 34-934021456
Fax:
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Specialty:

  • For 10 years I have been working with different species of carnivores in Spain in telemetry: otters, mink (European and America), stone marten , pine marten and genets.



Martinoli, Adriano

Dept. of Structural and Functional Biology
Faculty of Sciences - University of Insubria
Via J. H. Dunant, 3
21100 Varese - Italy

Phone: +39 0332 421 538
Fax: +39 0332 421554
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Specialites:

  • Radiotracking on Ungulates (Ibex, Chamois), Hare,  small carnivores (Fox, Stoat) and bats.

  • Home-range determination, dispersal studies, habitat use analysis, activity rhytms analysis.



Mate, Brucee Ph.D.


Director, MarinMammal Program
Oregon State University
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport OR 97365 USA

Phone 541.867.0202
Fax 541.867.0128

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www.marinemammalprogram.org


Specialty

  • Tracking cetaceans by satellite, especially endangered large whales : sperm, blue, fin, humpback, gray, bowhead, and right. Experience also with several species of dolphins.

Matthews, Lindsay R

Animal Behaviour and Welfare
AgResearch Ruakura
P B 3123
Hamilton
New Zealand

Phone: +64 7 838 5569
Fax: + 64 7 838 50 38
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Specialties:

  • Remote monitoring of animal location (GPS), remote blood sampling and stress measurement

  • Behaviour and welfare assessment on red deer, cattle, sheep

  • Control of mammalian predators

McKinley, R.Scott, Beddow, Toni A.

Waterloo Biotelemetry Institute,
University of Waterloo
Waterloo
Ontario  N2L 3G1
Canada
Tel: (519) 885 1211
Fax: (519) 746 4989
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Specialties:

  • Physiological telemetry

  • Fish passage and protection, habitat utilization and preference.

Mealey, Brian
Falcon Batchelor Bird of Prey Center
Miami Museum of Science
3280 South Miami Avenue
Miami, Florida 33129
Phone:  305.854.4247.256
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Web: http://www.miamisci.org/birdsofprey

Specialty:

  • radio-tracking diamondback terrapins in the Florida Keys

Mermod, Claude

University of Neuchatel
Institute of Zoology
Department of Ecoethology/Vertebrates
CP2, CH-2007 Neuchatel (Switzerland)

Phone:
Fax: +41 32 718 3001
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Speciality:

  • Ecoethology of Carnivores, using telemetry with other methods (CMR): fox, Badger, Martens, Wild Cat

Merrick, Richard L. PhD
NOAA - National Marine Fisheries Service
National Marine Mammal Lab
7600 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115-0070 USA

Phone: +1.206.526.6173
Fax:
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Specialty:

  • have been working with VHF, and satellite tracking on marine mammals (especially pinnipeds) in Alaska since ca. 1982.

  • planning now to start some work with acoustic tracking to identify foraging behavior with respect to prey densities.

Miaud, Claude
University of Savoie
CISM, lab Aquatic Ecosystem and Interfaces
73 376 Le Bourget du Lac France
Phone: 33 4 79 75 88 86
Fax: 33 4 79 75 88 80
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Specialty:

  • Radiotracking on Amphibians species.

  • Have used implantable transmitters on Urodela (Salamandra lanzai) and Anura (Rana temporaria, Bufo calamita, Pelobates fuscus)

Miller, Patrick J. O. PhD
Royal Society International (USA) Fellow
Sea Mammal Research Unit
University Of Saint Andrews
Saint Andrews, Fife KY16 8LB
Phone: 44 (0) 1334 462 658
Fax: 44(0)1334 462 632



Norberg, Harri J.

The Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute
Predator Research
Ohtajojantie 19
Fin-93400 TAIVALKOSKI
FINLAND
Phone: (+358) 49 343 303
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Specialty:

  • Research on reindeer calf mortality in Finnish Lapland.

Oom, Sander P., PhD

Animal, Plants and Environmental Sciences
University of the Witwatersrand
Private Bag 3
Wits 2050
South Africa

Phone: +27 (0)11 717 6404
Fax: +27 (0)11 403 1429
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WWW: www.oomvanlieshout.net/sander

Specialties:

  • Spatial aspects of plant-herbivore interactions

  • Animal movement analysis in relation to remotely sensed data

Preatoni, Damiano G.

Dept. of Structural and Functional Biology
Faculty of Sciences - University of Insubria
Via J. H. Dunant, 3
21100 Varese - Italy

Phone: +39 0332 421 538
Fax: +39 0332 421554
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Specialties:

  • Radiotracking on small carnivores (Fox, Stoat) and bats.

  • Statistical analysis of RT data (space use, time budget),

  • GIS integration of RT data.

Quero, Jose M.

Professor
Dpto. de Ingeniería Electrónica
E.S. Ingenieros
Camino de los Descubrimientos s/n
41092 Sevilla
Spain


Phone: +34-95-4487366
Fax:+34-95-4487373
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Website: http://www.gte.us.es/~quero/


Specialties:

  • Biotelemetry using GSM and GPRS

  • Portable Electrocardiographs using GSM/GPRS

Reinert, Howard K.
The College of New Jersey
Department of Biology
P.O. Box 7718, 2000 Pennington Road
Ewing, NJ 08628-0718
USA
Phone:  609/771-2474
Fax:  609/637-5118
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Specialty:

  • Radiotelemetric field studies of snakes, surgicial implantation of radiotransmitters.

Rogillio, Howard E.
Lousiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries
P.O. Box 1190
Lacombe, LA 70445
Phone 1.504.882.5228 or 0027
Fax  1.504.882.0029
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Specialties:

  • Gulf sturgeon Pearl River LA (radio external & implanted)

  • Just starting striped bass study Pearl River ( radio implanted)

Royer, Douglas D.

Senior Project Biologist
Normandeau Associates
1921 River Road
P.O. Box 10
Drumore, PA. 17518

Phone: 717-548-2121
Fax: 717-548-2121
EMail: MuddyREcol @AOL.Com
WWW:

Specialties:

  • Telemetry of various life stages of Atlantic and Pacific Salmonid species, American shad, American eels, Striped bass, smallmouth bass, et.al.

  • Use of data logging and manually operated telemetry equipment

  • Unique data analysis techniques

  • Hydroelectric impact assessments on fishes

Sallee, Kevin L.
Ecological Software Solutions
3154 53rd Street
Sacramento, CA 95820 USA

Phone:(916)456-5617
Fax:(916)456-5617
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WWW:  http://www.ecostats.com

Specialty:

  • Extensive radio telemetry field experience.

  • Software design and creation for radio telemetry signal location determination and home range analysis.

  • Spatial statistics.

Santana-Bendix, Manuel Alberto
Wildlife Sciences/University of Arizona
11325 North Homestead Ln
Flagstaff, Arizona 86004
Phone: (520) 527-8549
Fax: (520) 523-7500 c/o Dr Catherine Propper
in El Salvador/Central America:
49 Avenida Sur #616, Colonia Flor Blanca
San salvador, El salvador

Phone: 011-503-223-1241
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Specialties.

  • Snake ecology and radiotelemetry.

  • Extensive experience (handling, implanting and tracking) with tropical and desert snakes:

  • Viperids: Lachesis muta (Bushmaster), Bothrops asper (Fer de Lance), Crotalus atrox (Western Diamondback)

  • Boids: Boa constrictor (Boa)

  • Colubrids: Boiga irregularis (Brown Tree Snake)*, Chironius grandisquamis, Pseustes poecilonotus *subject of my Masters Thesis

  • Also I have extensive knowledge (identification, handling and behaviour) about the herpetofauna of Central America (Specifically the herpetofauna of Costa Rica).

Schulz, Uwe H.

UNISINOS
Centro de Ciências de Saúde 2
C. P. 275
93020-000 São Leopoldo, RS
Brazil

Phone:
Fax: ++ 51 592 1035
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Speciality:

  • Radio and ultrasonic tracking at Lake Constance, Germany: studying movements and migration of brown trout (Salmo trutta).

  • Introducing radio tracking tecniques to investigate habitat use and migraion of south Brazilian fresh-water fish (Brazil).

Shively, Rip

National Biological Service
Northwest Biological Science Center
Columbia River Research Laboratory
5501A Cook-Underwood Road
Cook, Washington 98605 USA

Phone: +1.509.538.2299 ext. 226
Fax: +1.509.538.2843
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Specialty:

  • northern squawfish movements arround hydroelectric projects

  • juvenile salmonids movements arround hydroelectric projects

  • datalogging telemetry systems applied to above

  • surgical implant techniques

  • oral implant techniques

  • an all around swell guy until you get to know him :-) (Cam)

Silva, Junio Augusto dos Santos

Laboratorio de Mastozoologia e Manejo de Fauna
Departamento de Zoologia
Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas
Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
CxP 486- Belo Horizonte
30161-970 - Minas Gerais
Brazil

Phone:
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Specialty:

  • Population ecology of large carnivores in Atlantic forest of Brazil.

  • Principal investigator in a project radiotracking jaguar and puma.

Spencer, Hugh J.

Cape Tribulation Tropical Research Station
PMB 5 Cape Tribulation 4873 Australia and
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
James Cook University
Townsville 4811 Australia

Phone: 61.70.98.00.63
Fax: 61.70.98.00.63 or 61.77.251.348 (JCU)
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WWW: http://www.altnews.com.au/austrop or http://www.internetnorth.com.au/andrews/austrop

Specialty:

  • Design of null-peak antenna systems

  • design of synthesised receivers

  • design of automatic radiotracking system (time-of-arrival)

  • research into bat ecology (particularly mega-bats)

  • Daintree Rescue Page

Spitz, Francois

Institut de Recherches sur les Grands Mammiferes
BP 27, F-31326
CASTANET cedex
FRANCE

Phone : +33.61.28.51.31
Fax: +33.61.73.54.77
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Specialty:

  • study of large mammals by radio-tracking

  • expertise in integrating radio-tracking data in GIS

  • analysis of daily movement and habitat selection

Theiss, Eric

National Biological Service
Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center
1 Migatory Way
P.O. Box 796
Turners Falls, MA 01376-0796 USA

Phone: +1.413.863.8992 ext. 28
Fax: +1.413.863.9810
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Specialty:

  • Radio telemetry data loggers at dam sites and in open river, using beeper and coded tags.

  • Passively Induced Transponder (PIT; 3 x 23mm) tag monitoring of fishway performance.

  • Species: American shad, blueback herring, alewife, shortnose sturgeon, lake sturgeon

Todd, Ian A.

Division of Environmental Science
University of Hertfordshire
College Lane
Hatfield
AL10 9AB U.K.

Phone: +44.1707.284517
Fax:
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Specialty:

  • Worked on large project radio-tracking wood mice (Apodemus sylvaticus)

  • Developed Macintosh package for analysis of radio-tracking data (Wildtrak)

  • Happy to discuss data analysis methodology

Trivellini, Guido
Degree In Biological Sciences (MSC)

University of Milan, ITALY
ADDRESS: viale Faenza 26/3
20142 Milano, Italy

tel +39-02- 8130531
mobile phone +39 348 3335065
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  • specialty: radiotelemetry location and acoustic biotelemetry

  • behavioural observation

  • home range analysis by Arc View GIS

  • experience on mountain ungulates- alpine chamois- Rupicapra rupicapra

Tyberghein, Edmond J.

Alabama Power Company
G.S.C. #8
Varnons, Alabama 35040

Phone: 202-664-6056
Fax:  205-664-6309
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Specialty:

  • studied striped bass, paddlefish, spotted bass, blue catfish and freshwater drum in Alabama rivers using radio tags and remote dataloggers.

  • used radio transmitters on peregrine falcons in hacking project for downtown Birmingham, Alabama

  • will initiate ultrasonic tracking program for striped bass this spring to deliniate habitat preferences for sportfishermen.

van der Veer, Willem

Institute for Forestry and Nature Reasearch (IBN-DLO)
Postbox 23, NL6700-AA
Wageningen,
The Netherlands

Phone : +31 317 477779
Fax  : +31 317 424988
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WWW: http://www.ibn.dlo.nl/onderzoek/plaza02/to-01.html

Current projects :

  • Automatic telemetry registration system to monitor the signal of up to 50 transmitters on a palmtop PC.

  • AWIN, Automatic Weigh and Identification Network.  In use on Ardery Island (Antarctica) to study breeding behavior of petrels by weighing and (PIT-tag) identification on artificial nests. Up to 64 units controlled by a single PC.

  • mammal implant transmitters on 150 and 30MHz.

Walters, Eric L.

3 Crannery Street
Maple, ON L6A 1A6
Canada

Phone: (905) 303-1018
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Fax: (905) 303-1018
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Specialty:

  • Specializes in small avian telemetry

  • Has experience with woodpeckers, thrushes, nuthatches and warblers

  • Has tagged birds as small as 8 grams

  • Uses interscapular attachment (no harnesses, no sutures, no necklaces)

  • Happy to help / advise anyone that is interested

Ward, Steven J.

University of Western Sydney
PO Box 555
Campbelltown, NSW 2560 Australia

Phone: 61.46.203.033
Fax: 61.46.203.025
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WWW:  http://btwebsh.macarthur.uws.edu.au/new_site/Depart/Biology/koala/kwatch.html

Specialty:

  • Tracking of koalas in steep terrain (commenced recently)

  • Will probably incorporate GIS work

Weber, Manuel
ECOMAT
Universidad Autonoma de Campeche
Campeche, Campeche, Mexico

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(52-981-67-424) telefax

Weseloh, Chip
Canadian Wildlife Service
4905 Dufferin St.
Downsview, Ontario
M3H 5 T4
Canada
Phone: 416-739-5846
Fax: 416-739-5845
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Speciality:

  • Home range, feeding range and pre-migratory staging areas of Black Terns, Herring Gulls

Wolfe, Don
Sutton Avian Research Center
P.O. Box 2007
Bartlesville, OK  74005
Phone: 918-336-7778
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Website: http://www.suttoncenter.org

Specialty:

  • Telemetry study of Greater Prairie-Chickens in Oklahoma.

  • Species: Lesser Prairie-Chickens in Oklahoma and New Mexico

Woodyatt, Keston

Organization: Progressive Animal Welfare Society
P.O. Box 1037
Lynnwood, WA   98046

Phone: 425-787-2500 x819
Fax: 425-742-5711
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Specialty:

  • Radio-telemetry equipment and techniques for medium to large sized terrestrial mammals.

  • Post-release studies of captive-reared medium to large sized terrestrial mammals.

Workman, Robert

Affiliation: Michigan State University
315 Kipling Blvd
Lansing, MI 48912

Phone: 517-374-1103
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Specialty:

  • Radio telemetry to studies of steelhead migration around an electric sea lamprey barrier in the Pere Marquette River, Michigan.

  • Use of radio telemetry to determine the spawning locations, home ranges, and movement patterns of largemouth bass in Reelfoot Lake, Tennessee.

Yates, Mike

Raptor Research Center
Boise State University
1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725

U.S.A.

Phone: 775-267-2257
Fax: 775-267-3652
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Specialties:

  • Planning and implementation of research projects worldwide.

  • Capture and outfitting of avian and mammalian species with satellite and VHF telemetry

  • Field and remote tracking

  • Recovery of transmitters for future use

  • Data management, sensor data evaluation, analyses, interpretation, mapping, and GIS integration of satellite and VHF data.

 
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