Population and Ecological Models
  Selected Publications (2000 and later)  

With Canadian Wildlife Service...

Hipfner, J.M., A.J. Gaston and B.D. Smith. 2004. Regulation and limitation of provisioning rates under variable feeding conditions in the Thick-Billed Murre. (in preparation).
Smith, T.E., M.L. Leonard and B.D. Smith. 2004. Provisioning rules and competition in asynchronously hatching common terns. (in preparation).
Bertram, D.F., A. Harfenist and B.D. Smith. 2004. Mortality of adult Cassin's auklet from British Columbia during the 1997-1998 El Niño event. (in preparation).
O’Hara, P.D., B. Haase, R.W. Elner, B.D.Smith and J. Kenyon, 2004. Are long-term shorebird population declines normal during warm phases associated with large scale climatic oscillations? (in preparation).
Iverson, S.A., B.D. Smith and F. Cooke. 2004. Assessing age and sex distributions of wintering surf scoters: implications for the use of age ratios as an index of recruitment. Condor 106:252-262.
Smith, B.D., W.S. Boyd, and M.R. Evans. 2004. A clutch and brood survival model that discriminates random and correlated mortality. Ecological Applications (in press)
Ydenberg, R.C., R.W. Butler, D.B. Lank, B.D. Smith and J. Ireland. 2004. Western sandpipers have altered migration tactics
as peregrine populations have recovered. Proc. Royal Soc. Lond. B 271:1263-1269.
Wilson, L.K., J.E. Elliott, R.S. Vernon, B.D. Smith and S.Y. Szeto. 2001. Persistence and retention of active ingredients in four granular cholinesterase-inhibiting insecticides in agricultural soils of the lower Fraser River valley with implications for wildlife poisoning. Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry 21:260-268.
Shepherd, P.C.F., D.B. Lank, B.D. Smith, N. Warnock, G.W. Kaiser, and T.D. Williams. 2001. Sex ratios of dunlin wintering at two latitudes on the Pacific coast. Condor 103:352-360.

Pre Canadian Wildlife Service...

Lovrich, G.A., J. A. Calcagno and B.D. Smith. 2003. The barnacle Notobalanus flosculus as an indicator of the intermolt period of the male lithodid crab Paralomis granulosa. Mar. Biol. 143:143-156.
Lovrich, G.A., J. H. Vinuesa and B.D. Smith. 2002. Growth, maturity and mating of male southern king crab (Lithodes santolla) in the Beagle Channel, Argentina. CRAB2001 Symposium. Pages 147-168 in Crabs in cold water regions: Biology, Management and Economics. Anchorage, Alaska January 17-21, 2001.
Vadas, R.L. Sr., B.D. Smith, B. Beal and T. Dowling. 2002. Identification of two sympatric growth morphs and size bimodality in the green sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis). Ecological Monographs 72:113-132.
Morgan, L.E., L.W. Botsford, S.R. Wing, and B.D. Smith. 2000. Spatial variability in growth and mortality of the red sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus franciscanus, (Agassiz) in Northern California. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57: 980-992.
Smith, B.D., B.R. Ward, and D.W. Welch. 2000. Trends in wild adult steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) abundance in British Columbia as indexed by angler success. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57: 255-270.
Smith, B.D., and B.R. Ward. 2000 Trends in wild adult steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) abundance for coastal regions of British Columbia support the variable marine survival hypothesis. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57: 271-284.
Smith, B.D. 2000. Trends in wild adult steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) abundance for snowmelt-driven watersheds of British Columbia in relation to freshwater discharge. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 57: 285-297.
Welch, D.W., B.R. Ward, B.D.Smith and J.P. Eveson. 2000. Temporal and spatial responses of British Columbia Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) populations to ocean climate shifts. Fish. Oceanogr. 9:17-32.