Publications from the SeaSalar project

Aykanat, T., Rasmussen, M., Ozerov, M., Niemelä, E., Paulin, L., Vähä, J.-P., Hindar, K., Wennevik, V., Pedersen, T., Svenning, M.-A., Primmer, C.R. 2020. Life history genomic regions explain differences in Atlantic salmon marine diet specialization. Journal of Animal Ecology doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13324.

Hellenbrecht, L.M. 2020. Feeding of wild Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) post-smolts in four Norwegian fjords. Master thesis, University of Bergen.

Gilbey, J., Utne, K.R., Wennevik, V., Beck, A.C., Kausrud, K., Hindar, K., Garcia de Leaniz, C., Cherbonne, C., Coughlan, J., Cross, T.F., Dillane, E., Ensing, D., García-Vázquez, E., Hole, L.R., Holm, M., Holst, J.C., Jacobsen, J.A., Jensen, A.J., Karlsson, S., Ó Maoiléidigh, N., Mork, K.A., Nielsen, E.E., Nøttestad, L., Primmer, C.R., Prodöhl, P., Prusov, S., Stevens, J.R., Thomas, K., Whelan, K., McGinnity, P. & Verspoor, E., 2021. The early marine distribution of Atlantic salmon in the North-east Atlantic: a genetically informed stock-specific synthesis. Fish and Fisheries, accepted. 

Rikardsen, A.H., Righton, D., Strøm, J.F., Thorstad, E.B., Gargan, P., Sheehan, T., Økland, F., Chittenden, C.M., Hedger, R.H., Næsje, T.F., Renkawitz, M., Sturlaugsson, J., Javierre, P.C., Baktoft, H., Davidsen, J.G., Halttunen, E., Wright, S., Finstad, B. & Aarestrup, K. 2021. Scientific Reports 11: 12266.

Strøm J.F., Thorstad E.B. & Rikardsen A.H. 2019. Thermal habitat of adult Atlantic salmon in a warming ocean. Journal of Fish Biology DOI: 11.1111/jfb.14187

Strøm, J.F., Rikardsen, A.H., Campana, S., Righton, D.A., Carr, J., Aarestrup, K., Stokesbury, M., Gargan, P., Javierre, P.C. & Thorstad, E.B. 2019. Ocean predation and mortality of adult Atlantic salmon. Scientific Reports 9:7890. 

Utne, K.R., Thoms, K., Jacobsen, J.A., Fall, J., Ó Maoiléidigh, N. Broms, C., & Melle, W., 2020. Feeding interactions between Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar Linnaeus) post-smolts and other planktivorous fish in the Northeast Atlantic. Canadian Journal og Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2020-0037

Vollset, K.W., Barlaup, B.T. & Friedland, K.D. 2019. Context-dependent impact of an ectoparasite on early marine growth in Atlantic salmon. Aquaculture 507: 266-274. doi.org/10.1016/j.aquaculture.2019.04.038

Vollset, K.W., Lennox, R.J., Mahlum, S., Näslund, J., Larsen, M.H., Thorstad, E.B., Frechette, D., Finstad, B. & Davidsen, J.G. 2018. Size dependent effects of passive integrated transponders (PIT-tags) on early life stages of salmon: a preliminary literature review. LFI rapport nr. 324.

Vollset, K.W., Lennox, R.J., Thorstad, E.B., Auer, S., Bär, K., Larsen, M.H., Mahlum, S., Näslund, J., Stryhn, H.& Dohoo, I. 2020. Systematic review and meta-analysis of PIT tagging effects on mortality and growth of juvenile salmonids. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries doi.org/10.1007/s11160-020-09611-1.

Thorstad, E.B., Bliss, D., Breau, C., Damon-Randall, K., Sundt-Hansen, L.E., Hatfield, E., Horsburgh, G., Hansen, H, Ó Maoiléidigh, N., Sheehan, T. & Sutton, S.G. 2021. Atlantic salmon in a rapidly changing environment - facing the challenges of reduced marine survival and climate change. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, accepted. 


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