Coastal - Marine Research Group

DOCTORATE THESES

Krista Hupman (2016) - Photo-identification and its application to gregarious delphinids: Common dolphins (Delphinus sp.) in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. PDF

Anna Meissner (2015) - Marine mammal tourism in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand: Effects, implications and management. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Sarah Dwyer (2014) - Spatial ecology and conservation of cetaceans using the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Gabriel Machovsky-Capuska (2012) - Hunting between the air and the water: the Australasian gannet (Morus serrator). Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Emmanuelle Martinez (2010) - Responses of South Island Hector’s dolphins (Cephalorhynchus hectori hectori)
to vessel activity (including tourism operations) in Akaroa Harbour, Banks Peninsula, New Zealand. PDF

Vincenzo Petrella (2009) - Vocalisations of common dolphins (Delphinus sp) in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. University of Naples / Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Karen Stockin (2008) - The New Zealand common dolphin (Delphinus sp) - Identity, ecology and conservation. Massey University, Auckland. PDF

Dirk Neumann (2001) - The behaviour and ecology of short-beaked common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) along the east coast of Coromandel Peninsula, North Island, New Zealand. PDF

MASTERS THESES

Jochen Zaeschmar (2015) - False killer whales (Pseudorca crassidens) in New Zealand waters. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Mac Purvin (2015) - The influence of multi-species feeding associations on the foraging behaviour of Australasian gannets (Morus serrator) in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Friederike Jordan (2012) - Skull morphometry of the common dolphin, Delphinus sp., from New Zealand waters. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Tania Gaborit-Haverkort (2012) - The occurrence and habitat use of common dolphins (Delphinus sp.) in the central Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Nicolas de la Brosse (2010) - Dynamics of mother-offspring common dolphin (Delphinus sp) engaged in foraging activities in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Jodi Smith (2008) - A study of the relationships between the behaviour of cetaceans and vessel traffic using two case studies: killer whale (Orcinus orca) and  humpback whale (Megaptera novaengliae). Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Monika Merriman (2007) - Abundance and behavioural ecology of bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in the Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Liz Burgess (2006) - Foraging ecology of common dolphins (Delphinus sp.) in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF

Aline Schaffar (2004) - Female reproductive strategies and mother-calf relationships of common dolphins (Delphinus delphis) in the Hauraki Gulf, New Zealand. Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand. PDF