Lindsay Wilson

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About Lindsay Wilson

Lindsay is a Senior Scientist at SMRU Consulting Europe. Check out her bio under the "About Us" tab.
9 07, 2018

Greenland harbour porpoises movements dissimilar to North Sea animals

By |2018-07-09T09:00:48+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: News, Publications|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Though commonly encountered in continental shelf waters in the North Atlantic little is known about harbour porpoise movement patterns outside coastal waters. However, a recent study of Greenland harbour porpoises reveals long-range oceanic movements and deep diving as well as strongly seasonal coastal site fidelity. […]

4 07, 2018

Ruth presents on Southern Resident Killer Whale Habitat

By |2018-07-04T12:55:36+00:00July 4th, 2018|Categories: Conference, Research & Development, SMRUC North America, Stats|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The University of St Andrews is currently hosting the 6th International Statistical Ecology Conference and our SMRU Consulting North America colleague and senior statistician Ruth Joy is in town to present. […]

24 04, 2018

Where the environment and marine renewables meet; EIMR 2018

By |2018-04-24T07:45:07+00:00April 24th, 2018|Categories: Conference, Renewables, Research & Development|0 Comments

Coming together to present their latest research, results, and ideas and strengthen relations between the emerging marine renewables industry, research laboratories, and universities, the Environmental Interactions of Marine Renewable Energy Technologies (EIMR), Kirkwall, Orkney is the place to be this week. […]

16 04, 2018

Our Sponsored All Women North Pole Expedition; rolling blog updated daily

By |2018-04-22T20:44:45+00:00April 16th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

SMRU Consulting are sponsoring an amazing group of women who are currently skiing their way to the North Pole. The Women’s Euro-Arabian North Pole Expedition. Check back here daily to see how their expedition is progressing and follow #northpole2018 across social media for updates. […]

10 04, 2018

SMRU Consulting Sponsor all women North Pole expedition

By |2018-04-10T19:22:01+00:00April 10th, 2018|Categories: SMRUC Europe, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

When an opportunity arose to support an international team of women to ski the last degree to the North Pole, how could we resist? Here at SMRU Consulting we are delighted to support the Women's Euro-Arabian North Pole Expedition 2018. Led by Felicity Aston MBE a group of 11 women from 10 nations (Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, [...]

12 03, 2018

A tidal first!: Tracking movements of porpoises and dolphins around a tidal turbine

By |2018-03-13T09:11:51+00:00March 12th, 2018|Categories: News, Publications, Renewables, Research & Development, SMRUC Europe, SMRUC North America, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

By Chloe Malinka We’d like to let you know about a new publication, authored by researchers from SMRU Consulting, the Sea Mammal Research Unit, and a couple of PAMGuard programmers. Our paper presents findings from the first in-situ passive acoustic monitoring array for marine mammals at an operational tidal turbine in Ramsey Sound, Wales, UK. This post [...]

27 11, 2017

Underwater noise, where science and policy meet

By |2017-11-27T14:23:10+00:00November 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

In 2015 Andrew Wright from Environmental Science and Policy, George Mason University, VA, wrote; “Establishing noise exposure criteria for marine mammals has proven to be a difficult and contentious issue”. […]

20 11, 2017

Scottish East Coast bottlenose dolphins

By |2017-11-20T12:32:48+00:00November 20th, 2017|Categories: Renewables, SMRUC Europe, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

An important predator in Scottish coastal waters, the east coast bottlenose dolphin has been studied for almost 30 years.  In that time the marine landscape has changed dramatically with marine industrial activities and the construction and operation of offshore windfarms.  […]

15 11, 2017

PAPER: How to monitor marine mammals in low visibility conditions

By |2017-11-15T10:15:21+00:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: Oil and Gas, Publications, Research & Development, SMRUC Europe, SMRUC North America, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having a British base for SMRU Consulting Europe means some of us are a bit preoccupied with the weather.  And sometimes it even affects our jobs.  Visually detecting animals in low visibility conditions can be challenging – and that affects our ability to monitor populations and mitigate impacts. So how do we improve detection performance in [...]

30 10, 2017

VaquitaCPR: A bold conservation plan to save a species

By |2017-10-31T10:08:44+00:00October 30th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

In just under 60 years the Vaquita has gone from newly discovered species to the brink of extinction. This Gulf of California porpoise is rare, tiny and elusive and the most critically endangered marine mammal in the world. VaquitaCPR is a plan to save the species. […]

24 10, 2017

Biology of Marine Mammals Biennial Conference

By |2017-10-30T10:19:07+00:00October 24th, 2017|Categories: Conference, SMRUC Asia Pacific, SMRUC Europe, SMRUC North America|0 Comments

This week sees members of our Europe, Asia Pacific and North America teams attending the 22nd Biennial Conference of the Biology of Marine Mammals (the SMM for short). […]