Publications

We strive to make all of our scientific publications free and open-access. If you cannot access an article, contact us for a copy.

Wilkinson, B.P.Y.G. Satgé, J.S. Lamb, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2019. Tropical cyclones alter short-term activity patterns of a coastal seabird. Movement Ecology. DOI: 0.1186/s40462-019-0178-0

 

Lamb, J.S.Y.G. Satgé, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2017. Diet composition and provisioning rates in eastern brown pelican nestlings determine reproductive success. Marine Ecology Progress Series. DOI: 10.3354/meps12301

Lamb, J.S., D.J. Newstead, L.M. Koczur, B.M. Ballard, M.C. Green, and Patrick G.R. Jodice. 2017. A bridge between oceans: Overland migration of marine birds in a wind energy corridor. Journal of Avian Biology. DOI 10.1111/jav.01474

Lamb, J.S.Y.G. Satgé, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2017. Influence of density-dependent competition on foraging and migratory behavior of a subtropical colonial seabird. Ecology & Evolution. DOI 10.1002/ece3.3216

Ramos, R., N. Carlile, J. Madeiros, I. Ramírez, V.H. Paiva, H.A. Dinis, F. Zino, M. Biscoito, G.R. Leal, L. Bugoni, P.G. R. Jodice, P.G. Ryan, and J. González‐Solís. 2017. It is the time for oceanic seabirds: Tracking year‐round distribution of gadfly petrels across the Atlantic Ocean. Diversity and Distributions. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12569

Poli, C.L., A.L. Harrison, A. Vallarino, P.D. Gerard, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2017. Dynamic oceanography determines fine scale foraging behavior of Masked Boobies in the Gulf of Mexico. PLoSONE. DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0178318

Haney, J.C., P.G.R. Jodice, W.A. Montevecchi, and D.C. Evers. 2017. Challenges to oil spill assessment for seabirds in the deep ocean. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. DOI: 10.1007/s00244-016-0355-8

Lamb, J.S., K. O'Reilly, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2016. Physical condition and stress levels during early development reflect feeding rates and predict pre- and post-fledging survival in a nearshore seabird. Conservation Physiology. DOI 10.1093/conphys/cow060

Lamb, J.S., C.V. Fiorello, Y.G. Satgé, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2016. Behavioral and reproductive effects of bird-borne data logger attachment on Brown Pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis) on three temporal scales. Journal of Ornithology. DOI 10.1007/s10336-016-1418-3 

Jodice, P.G.R., R.A. Ronconi, E. Rupp, G.E. Wallace, and Y.G. Satgé. 2015. First satellite tracks of the endangered Black-capped Petrel. Endangered Species Research 29:23-33. DOI 10.3354/esr00697

Ferguson, L.M., T.M. Norton, A. Dipl, C. Cray, M. Olivia, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2014. Health assessments of brown pelican nestlings from colonies in South Carolina and Georgia. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 45:835-845. DOI 10.1638/2013-0157.1

Brooks, G.L., F.J. Sanders, P.D. Gerard, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2014. Daily survival rates for nests of Black Skimmers from a core breeding area of the Southeastern USA. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 126:443-450. DOI 10.1676/13-136.1

Brooks, G.L., F.J. Sanders, P.D. Gerard, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2013. Daily survival rate for nests and chicks of least terns at natural nest sites in South CarolinaWaterbirds 36:1-10. DOI 10.1675/063.036.0101

Vander Pol, S.S., D.W. Anderson, P.G.R. Jodice, and J.E. Stuckey. 2012. East versus west: organic contaminant differences in Brown Pelican eggs from South Carolina, USA and the Gulf of California, MexicoScience and the Total Environment 438: 527-532. DOI 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.08.055

Jodice, P.G.R., L.C. Wickliffe, and E.B. Sachs. 2011. Seabird use of discards from a nearshore shrimp fishery in the South Atlantic Bight, USAMarine Biology 158:2289-2298. DOI 10.1007/s00227-011-1733-4

Jodice, P.G.R. and R. M. Suryan. 2010. The transboundary nature of seabird ecology. Pp. 139-165 In: Landscape Scale Conservation Planning (S. Trembulak and R. Baldwin, eds.). Springer. DOI 10.1007/978-90-481-9575-6_8

Wickliffe, L.C. and P.G.R. Jodice. 2010. Abundance of nearshore seabirds at shrimp trawlers in South Carolina. Marine Ornithology 38:31-39.

Eggert, L.M.F., and P.G.R. Jodice, K.M. O'Reilly. 2010. Stress response of Brown Pelican nestlings to ectoparasite infestation. General and Comparative Endocrinology 166: 33-38

Sachs, E.B. and P.G.R. Jodice. 2009. Behavior of parent and nestling Brown Pelicans during early brood-rearing. Waterbirds 32:276-281.

Eggert, L.M.F. and P.G.R. Jodice. 2008. Growth of Brown Pelican nestlings exposed to sublethal levels of soft tick infestation. Condor 110:134-142.

Jodice, P.G.R., T. Murphy, F. Sanders, and L.M. Ferguson. 2007. Longterm Trends in Nest Counts of Colonial Nesting Seabirds in South Carolina, USA. Waterbirds 30:40-51.

 
 
 
Reports and Technical Publications

Published (Final reports) and Unpublished reports, Technical publications

Satgé, Y.G., E. Rupp, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2019. A preliminary report of ongoing research of the ecology of Black-capped Petrel (Pterodroma hasitata) in Sierra de Bahoruco, Dominican Republic – I: GPS tracking of breeding adults. Unpublished Report, South Carolina Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, USA. DOI: 10.5066/P9UHASY4

Ferguson, L.M., Y.G. Satgé, J. Tavano, and P.G.R. Jodice. 2018. Seabird colony registry and atlas for the Southeastern United States. Final Report for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. South Carolina Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Clemson, South Carolina. DOI: 10.5066/P96DIUD8.

Jodice, P.G.R., J. Tavano, W. Mackin. 2013. Chapter 8: Marine and coastal birds and bats. Pages 475-587 In: Michel, J. (ed.). South Atlantic information resources: data search and literature synthesis. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation, and Enforcement, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. OCS Study BOEM 2013-01157.

 
Data releases 

Datasets collected with funding from the U.S. Geological Survey are available to the public. Before using them, we ask that data users contact us regarding intended use.

GPS tracking of Brown Pelican in the South Atlantic Bight during cyclonic activity

​Movement data of 32 adult Brown Pelican tracked via remote-download GPS technology during cyclones in the South Atlantic Bight, 2017-2018.

DOI: 10.5066/P9D5IP0G

Movement ecology of Brown Pelican in the Gulf of Mexico, 2013-2016

​Movement data and reference data of 81 adult Brown Pelican tracked via remote-download GPS technology in the Gulf of Mexico, 2013-2016. Dataset available on the Movebank Repository.

DOI: 10.5441/001/1.7856r086

Foraging Ecology of Brown Pelican in the Gulf of Mexico, 2013-2015 

Diet composition, energy density, meal mass, nestling provisioning rate, and nest productivity of Brown Pelican at breeding colonies across the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Includes colony locations and taxonomical references of diet species as companion files.

DOI: 10.5066/F7R78D6J

Movement ecology of Masked Booby in the Gulf of Mexico, 2013-2014

​Movement data of 137 deployments on Masked Boobies tracked via GPS technology in the southern Gulf of Mexico, 2013-2014. Dataset available on Movebank: Dynamic oceanography determines fine scale foraging behavior of Masked Boobies in the Gulf of Mexico. Caroline Poli. 2017.