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ArticleLinking Foraging Behaviour of the Northern Elephant Seal with Oceanography and Bathymetry at MesoscalesCrocker, Daniel E.
ArticleAngiotensin II and Aldosterone Increase with Fasting in Breeding Adult Male Northern Elephant Seals (Mirounga angustirostris)Crocker, Daniel E.The renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) appears to contribute significantly to osmoregulation of fasting northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris) pups; however, RAAS has not been characterized in fasting adult seals. Therefore, this st . . .
ArticleCrocker, Daniel E.The aim of this study was to determine the effects of maternal traits on reproductive expenditure and energy delivery to the offspring in a capital breeder, the northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris). Changes in maternal and offspring energy . . .
ThesisMaternal age influences growth efficiency and offspring behavior during provisioning in northern elephant seals (Mirounga angustirostris)Hooper, Amanda W.Offspring of capital breeders, such as the northern elephant seal (Mirounga angustirostris), are nursed exclusively from maternal body reserves. Energy expenditure available for lactation is limited by the amount of body reserves females acquire prior . . .