Research

Polar Bears (PBR)

Publications

2009-10

Molnár, PK, Derocher, AE, Thiemann, GW, and Lewis, MA. (2010). Predicting survival, reproduction and abundance of polar bears under climate change. Biological Conservation, 143.

 

2008-2009

Molnar, P.K, Derocher, A.E., Lewis, M.A. Taylor, M.A. (2008). Modeling the mating system of polar bears - a mechanistic approach to the Allee effect. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 275: 217-226 .

Molnar, P.K, Klanjscek, T., Derocher, A., Obbard, M.E., Lewis, M.A. (2009). A body composition model to estimate mammalian energy stores and metabolic rates from body mass and body length, with application to polar bears. Journal of Experimental Biology, 212: 2313-2323.  DOI: 10.1242/jeb.026146.

 

2007-2008

Molnár, P.K., Derocher, A.E., Lewis, M.A. & Taylor, M.K. (in press 2008). Modeling the mating system of polar bears – a mechanistic approach to the Allee effect.

Molnár, P.K., Klanjscek, T., Derocher, A.E., Obbard, M.E., Lewis, M.A. (in press 2009). A body composition model to estimate mammalian energy stores and metabolic rates from body mass and body length, with application to polar bears.

Affiliated Researchers

  • Gregory Thiemann, Faculty of Environmental Studies, York, Toronto, ON;
  • Martyn Obbard, Wildlife Research and Development Section, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources;
  • Tin Klanjscek, Dept. for Marine and Environmental Research, Ruder Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia