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Webber, M. A., Keener, W., Wahlberg, M., Elliser, C.R., MacIver, K., Torres Ortiz, S., … Orbach, D.N. (2023) Sexual Behavior and Anatomy in Porpoises. In Wursig, B. and Orbach, D.N. (Eds.) Sex In Cetaceans: Morphology, Behavior, and the Evolution of Sexual Strategies (415-443). Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-031-35651-3_18

Anderson, D., Shuster, L., Elliser, C.R., MacIver, K., Johns Gless, E., Krieger, J., and Hall, A. 2023. Harbor porpoise aggregations in the Salish Sea. Oceans (2023), 4(3). DOI: 10.3390/oceans4030019

Elliser, C.R., Edison, C., MacIver, K., and Rust, L.B. 2022. Kleptoparasitic interactions by bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) during marine mammal foraging events. Behaviour (2022). DOI: 10.1163/1568539X-bja10177

Elliser, C.R., Anderson, D., Derie, T., MacIver, K., and Shuster, L. 2022. Open water grouping behavior in harbor seals (Phoca vitulina richardii) of the Salish Sea. Behaviour (2022). DOI: 10.1163/1568539X-bja10175

Elliser, C.R., Volker, C.S., and Herzing, D.L. 2022. Integration of a social cluster of Atlantic spotted dolphins (Stenella frontalis) after a large immigration event in 2013. Marine Mammal Science. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12960

Elliser, C.R., van der Linde, K., and MacIver, K. 2022. Adapting photo-identification methods to study poorly marked cetaceans: a case study for common dolphins and harbor porpoises. Mammalian Biology (2022). DOI: 10.1007/s42991-021-00194-3

Elliser, C.R. and Hall, A. 2021. Return of the Salish Sea harbor porpoise, Phocoena phocoena: knowledge gaps, current research, and what we need to do to protect their future. Frontiers in Marine Science(8). DOI: 10.3389/fmars.2021.618177

Elliser, C.R., J. Calambokidis, D.N. D’Alessandro, D.A. Duffield, J.L. Huggins, J. Rice, I. Szczepaniak, and M. Webber. 2020. Prey-related asphyxiation in harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) along the U.S. West Coast: importance of American shad (Alosa sapidissima) on adult female harbor porpoise mortality. Oceans 2020(1): 94-113. DOI: 10.3390/oceans1030008

Elliser, C.R., S. Hessing, K.H. MacIver, M.A. Webber, and W. Keener. 2020. Short Note: Harbor porpoises (Phocoena phocoena vomerina) catching and handling large fish on the U.S. West Coast. Aquatic Mammals 46(2): 191-199. DOI: 10.1578/AM.46.2.2020.191 

Elliser, C.R., K.H. MacIver, and M. Green. 2018. Group characteristics, site fidelity, and photo-identification of harbor porpoises, Phocoena phocoena, in Burrows Pass, Fidalgo Island, Washington. Marine Mammal Science 34(2): 365-384.  DOI: 10.1111/mms.12459.

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