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RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

Catalogues

 

Port Phillip Common Dolphins 2022

Phillip Island Common Dolphins 2022

Victorian Humpback Whale Flukes 2022

Journal Publications

 

Donnelly DM, McInnes JD, Jenner KCS, Jenner MM, Morrice M (2021) The first records of Antarctic Type B and C killer whales (Orcinus orca) in Australian coastal waters. Aquatic Mammals 47, 292-302. DOI: 10.1578/AM.47.3.2021.292

Mason S, Kent CS, Donnelly D, Weir J, Bilgmann K (2016) Atypical residency of short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) to a shallow, urbanized embayment in south-eastern Australia. R. Soc. open science 3. DOI: 10.1098/rsos.160478.  

Owen K, Dunlop R, Donnelly D (2012) Seaweed interactions by humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae): A form of object play? Aquatic Mammals 38, 418-422. DOI: 10.1578/AM.38.4.2012.418

Cato DH, Savage M, Dunlop RA, Parnum I, Blewitt M, Gibbs S, Donnelly D, Cleary J, McCauley RD (2010) Acoustic surveying for beaked whales in the Coral Sea as a mitigation measure for naval exercises. OCEANS’10 IEEE SYDNEY 2010. DOI: 10.1109/OCEANSSYD.2010.5603622.

Warren-Smith AB, Dunn WL (2006) Epimeletic behaviour toward a seriously injured juvenile bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops sp.) in Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia. Aquatic Mammals 32, 357-362. DOI: 10.1578/AM.32.3.2006.357.

Reports

 

Donnelly DM, Dickie J, Weir J (2020) Two Bays Whale Project Summary 2020

Donnelly DM, Mason S, Dickie J, Weir J (2019) Two Bays Whale Project Summary 2019.

Donnelly DM, Mason S, Peters M, McFee J (2018) Two Bays Whale Project Summary 2018.

Donnelly DM, Mason S, Peters M (2017) Two Bays Whale Project Annual Summary 2017.

Donnelly DM, Mason S, Peters M (2016) Two Bays Whale Project Annual Summary 2016.

Donnelly DM, Mason S, Peters M (2015) Two Bays Whale Project Annual Summary 2015.

Dunn W & Goldsworthy A (1998) Report and recommendations on the Port Phillip Bay commercial dolphin swim tours. Report to the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Victorian Government, Victoria, Australia, June 1998.

Dunn W & Goldsworthy A (1997) Report and recommendations on the Port Phillip Bay commercial dolphin swim tours. Report to the Department of Natural Resources and Environment, Victorian Government, Victoria, Australia, August 1997.

Weir J, Dunn W, Bell A & Chatfield B (1996) An investigation into the impact of dolphin swim ecotours in southern Port Phillip Bay. Report to the Department of Tourism, Federal Government, Australia.

 

Poster presentations

 

Mason S, Salgado Kent C, Bilgmann K & Kneist H (2015) Behaviour and fine-scaled seasonal movement of resident short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) in an urbanised embayment in southern Australia. Poster Presentation – Society for Marine Mammalogy Conference, San Francisco, USA, December 2015

Mason S, Salgado Kent C, McCauley R, Bilgmann, K & Weir J (2013) In the company of commons: Short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) resident to an urbanised coastline. Poster Presentation – Australian Marine Sciences Association Conference, Gold Coast, Australia, July 2013

Mason S, Weir J & Parsons J (2012) Presence of epidermal lesions in resident southern Australian bottlenose dolphins Tursiops sp. in Port Phillip, Victoria. Poster Presentation – Australian Marine Sciences Association-New Zealand Marine Science Society Conference, Hobart, Australia, July 2012

Mason S, Charlton-Robb K & Donnelly D (2009) Common or Uncommon? The unusual presence of short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) in a shallow, semi-enclosed embayment in Victoria, Australia. Poster Presentation – Society for Marine Mammalogy Conference, Quebec, Canada, October 2009

Weir J (2001) Case Study: Chaos to sustainability, the management of dolphin tourism in Victoria. Abstract – Nature Tourism and the Environment, Fenner Conference, Australian Academy of Science, Canberra, Australia, September 2001.

Bell A, Fairweather P, Wallis R, Dunn W, Goldsworthy A (2000) Historical Observations of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia. Poster Presentation – Australian Marine Science Association Conference, Sydney, Australia, July 2000.

Dunn W & Goldsworthy A (2000) Behavioural responses of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus ) to dolphin swim tour vessels in southern Port Phillip Bay, Victoria. Poster Presentation – Australian Marine Science Association Conference, Sydney, Australia, July 2000.

Goldsworthy A & Dunn W (2000) Residency status of a population of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in southern Port Phillip Bay, Victoria 1997-1999. Poster Presentation – Australian Marine Science Association Conference, Sydney, Australia, July 2000.