Peer reviewed

(year refers to first published on-line)


54. Green CP, et al. (2022) Potential for redistribution of post‐moult habitat for Eudyptes penguins in the Southern Ocean under future climate conditions Global Change Biology

53. Quillfeldt P, et al. (2022) Breeding Thin-billed Prions use marine habitats ranging from inshore to distant Antarctic waters. Animals

52. Pethybridge H, et al. (2022) Fatty acid profiles of more than 470 marine species from the Southern Hemisphere. 

51. Pearman T, et al. (2022) Deep-Sea Epibenthic Megafaunal Assemblages of the Falkland
Islands, Southwest Atlantic
Diversity 14, 637.

50. Conners M, et al. (2022) Mismatches in Scale Between Highly Mobile Marine Megafauna and Marine Protected Areas. Frontiers in Marine Science

49. Hamilton C, et al. (2022) Marine mammal hotspots across the circumpolar Arctic. Diversity and Distributions

48. Bax N, et al. (2022) Towards incorporation of blue carbon in Falkland Islands marine spatial planning: a multi-tiered approach. Frontiers in Marine Science


47. Baylis AMM, et al. (2021) Overlap between marine predators and proposed Marine Managed Areas on the Patagonian Shelf. Ecological Applications

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46. Meyers N, et al. (2021) The cost of meal: factors influencing prey profitability in Australian fur seals. PeerJ

45. Riveron S, et al. (2021) Pelagic and benthic ecosystems drive differences in population and individual specializations in marine predators. Oecologia


44. Jones K, et al. (2020) Stable isotope values in South American fur seal pup whiskers reflect year-round maternal foraging ecology. Marine Biology

43. Baylis AMM, et al. (2020) Non-breeding movements of gentoo penguins at the Falkland Islands. Ibis


42. Baylis AMM, et al. (2019) At-sea distribution of recently weaned grey seal pups in Iceland. Polar Biology 42: 2165–2170 [PDF]

41. Knox, T et al. (2019) Blubber fatty acids reveal variation in the diet of male Australian fur seals. Marine Biology 116:117

40. Baylis AMM, et al. (2019) Re-evaluating the population size of South American fur seals and conservation implications. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems [PDF]

39. Baylis AMM, et al. (2019) Important at-sea areas of colonial breeding marine predators on the southern Patagonian Shelf. Scientific Reports


38. Baylis AMM, et al. (2018) Habitat use of adult male South American fur seals and a preliminary assessment of spatial overlap with trawl fisheries in the South Atlantic. Mammalian Biology 93: 76-81 [PDF]

37. Knox T, et al. (2018) Foraging site fidelity in male Australian fur seals. Marine Biology 165:108 [PDF]

36. Baylis AMM, et al. (2018) Geographic variation in the foraging ecology of South American fur seals. Marine Ecology Progress Series 596: 1-13 [PDF]

35. Auge A, et al. (2018) Framework for mapping key areas for marine megafauna to inform Marine Spatial Planning: the Falkland Islands. Marine Policy 92: 61-72 [PDF]

34. Sequira A, et al. (2018) Convergence of marine megafauna movement patterns in coastal and open oceans. PNAS [PDF]


33. Baylis AMM, et al. (2017) Habitat use and spatial fidelity of male South American sea lions during the non-breeding period. Ecology and Evolution 7(11): 3992–4002 doi: 10.1002/ece3.2972 [PDF]

32. Handley J, et al. (2017) Jack of all prey, master of some: Influence of habitat on the feeding ecology of a diving marine predator. Marine Biology 164: 82 doi: 10.1007/s00227-017-3113-1 [PDF]

31. Knox T, Baylis AMM, Arnould JPY. (2017) Habitat use of male Australian fur seals. Marine Ecology Progress Series 566: 243-256. doi: 10.3354/meps12027 [PDF]


30. Hoffman J, et al. (2016) Genetic structure and historical demography of South American sea lions provide insights into the catastrophic decline of a marine mammal population. Royal Society Open Science

29. Baylis AMM, Orben RA, Costa DP, Arnould JPY, Staniland IJ (2016) Sexual segregation in resource use is smaller than expected in a highly dimorphic marine predator, the southern sea lion. Marine Ecology Progress Series doi: 10.3354/meps11759 [PDF]

28. Baylis AMM, Kowalski GJ, Voigt CC, Orben RA, Trillmich F, Staniland IJ, Hoffman JI (2016) Pup vibrissae stable isotopes reveal geographic differences in adult female southern sea lion habitat use during gestation. PlosOne 11(6): e0157394. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0157394

27. Huckstadt L, et al. (2016) Regional variability in diving physiology and behavior in a widely distributed air-breathing marine predator, the South American sea lion Otaria byronia. Journal of Experimental Biology 

26. Volpov B, et al. 2016. Dive characteristics can predict foraging success in Australian fur seals (Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus) as validated by animal-borne video. Biology Open


25. Baylis AMM, Orben RA, Arnould JPY, Christiansen F, Hays GC, Staniland IJ (2015) Disentangling the cause of a catastrophic population decline in a large marine mammal. Ecology 96: 2834-2847**  [PDF]

24. Baylis AMM, Orben RA, Peters K, Knox T, Arnould J, Costa DP, Staniland IJ (2015). Diving deeper into individual foraging specializations of a large marine predator, the southern sea lion. Oecologia [PDF]

23. Handley J, et al. (2015). Temporal variation in the diet of Gentoo penguins at the Falkland Islands. Polar Biology doi:10.1007/s00300-015-1781-1

22. Kernaleguen L, et al. (2015). Sexual niche segregation in Australian fur seals. Plos One [PDF]

21. Kernaleguen L, et al. (2015). From video recordings to whisker stable isotopes: a critical evaluation of time-scale in assessing individual foraging specialisation in Australian fur seals. Oecologia [PDF]

**Relevant funding report e.g.,


20. Baylis AMM, Orben RA, Pistorious P, Brickle P, Staniland I, Ratcliffe N (2014) Winter foraging site fidelity in king penguins breeding at the Falkland Islands. Marine Biology DOI 10.1007/s00227-014-2561-0 [PDF]

19. Bolton M, Stanbury A, Baylis AMM, Cuthbert R (2014) Impact of introduced house mice (Mus musculus) on burrowing seabirds on Steeple Jason and Grand Jason Islands, Falklands, South Atlantic. Polar Biology 37: 1659-1668. [PDF]

18. Baylis AMM, Page B, Staniland I, Arnould JPY, McKenzie J (2014) Taking the sting out of darting: Risks, restraint drugs and procedures for the chemical restraint of Southern Hemisphere otariids. Marine Mammal Science. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12148 [PDF]

17. Ratcliffe N, Crofts S, Brown R, Baylis AMM, Adlard S, Horswill C, Venables H, Taylor P, Trathan PN, Staniland IJ (2014) Love thy neighbour or opposites attract? Patterns of spatial segregation and association among crested penguin populations during winter. Journal of Biogeography 41: 1183-1192. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12279 [PDF]


16. Baylis AMM, Arnould JPY, Staniland I (2013) Diet of South American fur seals at the Falkland Islands. Marine Mammal Science [PDF]

15. Baylis AMM, Wolfaardt AC, Crofts S, Pistorius P, Ratcliffe N (2013) Increasing trend in the number of Southern Rockhopper penguins breeding at the Falkland Islands. Polar Biology 36: 1007 – 1018. [PDF]

14. Goldsworthy SD, et al. (2013) Trophodynamics of the eastern Great Australian Bight ecosystem: ecological change associated with the growth of Australia’s largest fishery. Ecological Modelling 255: 38 – 57. [PDF]

13. Baylis, AMM, Crofts, S., and Wolfaardt, A.C. (2013). The current status of Gentoo penguins breeding at the Falkland Islands. Marine Ornithology 41: 1 – 5. [PDF]


12. Wolfaardt AC, Crofts S, Baylis AMM (2012) Effects of a storm on seabirds breeding at the Falkland Islands. Marine Ornithology 40: 129 – 133.

11. Pistorius P, Baylis AMM, Crofts S, Putz K (2012) Population development and historical occurrence of king penguins at the Falkland Islands. Antarctic Science 24: 435 – 440. [PDF]

10. Baylis AMM, Zuur AF, Brikle P, Pistorius PA (2012) Climate as a driver of variability in the number of breeding Gentoo Penguins (Pygoscelis papua) at the Falkland Islands. Ibis 154: 30 – 41. [PDF]

9. Baylis AMM, Page B, McKenzie J, Goldsworthy SD (2012) Individual foraging site fidelity in lactating New Zealand fur seals. Marine Mammal Science 28: 276 – 294. [PDF]


8. Pistorius P, Baylis AMM (2011) A bald encounter: hairless southern sea lion at the Falkland Islands. Polar Biology 34: 145 – 147. DOI: 10.1007/s00300-010-0860-6 [PDF]

7. Goldsworthy, SD, McKenzie J, Page BC, Lancaster ML, Shaughnessy PD, Wynen LP, Robinson SA, Peters KJ, Baylis AMM, McIntosh R (2009) Fur seals at Macquarie Island: post-sealing colonisation, trends in abundance and hybridisation of three species Polar Biology 32: 1473 – 1486. DOI 10.1007/s00300-009-0645-y [PDF]

6. Baylis AMM, Nichols PD (2009) Milk fatty acids predict the foraging location of a wide-ranging central place forager, the New Zealand fur seal: continental shelf vs. oceanic waters. Marine Ecology Progress Series 380: 271 – 286. [PDF]

5. Baylis AMM, Hamer D, Nichols PD (2009) Assessing the use of milk fatty acids to infer the diet of the Australian sea lion. Wildlife Research 36: 169 – 176. [PDF]

4. Baylis AMM, Page B, Goldsworthy S (2008) Effect of seasonal changes in upwelling activity on the foraging locations of a wide-ranging central place forager, the New Zealand fur seal. Canadian Journal of Zoology 86: 774 – 779. [PDF]

3. Baylis AMM, Page B, Goldsworthy S (2008) Colony-specific foraging areas of lactating New Zealand fur seals. Marine Ecology Progress Series 361: 279 – 290. [PDF]

2. Baylis AMM, Page B, McKenzie J, McIntosh R, Goldsworthy S (2005) The ontogeny of diving in New Zealand fur seal pups. Canadian Journal of Zoology 83: 1149 – 1161. [PDF]

1. Page B, McKenzie J, McIntosh R, Baylis A, Morrissey A, Calver N, Hasse T, Berris M, Dowie D, Shaughnessy P, Goldsworthy S (2004) A summary of Australian sea lion and New Zealand fur seal entanglements in marine debris pre- and post-implementation of Australian Government fishery bycatch policies. Marine Pollution Bulletin 49: 33 – 42. [PDF]

Selected reports

Baylis AMM (2012). Interim report of the 2010 Falkland Islands archipelago-wide census of Black-browed Albatross. Falklands Conservation, Stanley, Falkland Islands.

Baylis AMM (2011). Falkland Islands Seabird Monitoring Programme Annual Report 2010/2011. Falklands Conservation, Stanley, Falkland Islands.

 Goldsworthy, S. D., Page, B., Shaughnessy, P. D., Hamer, D., Peters, K. D., McIntosh, R. R., Baylis, A. M. M. and McKenzie, J. (2009). Innovative solutions for aquaculture planning and management: addressing seal interactions in the finfish aquaculture industry. Fisheries Research and Development Corporation Project number: 2004/201