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following papers have been published in peer-reviewed journals:
J., Ferguson, M.C., Perrin, W.F., Ballance, L., Gerrodette, T., Joyce, G.,
Macleod, C.D., Mullin, K., Palka, D.L. and Waring, G. 2005/06. Abundance and
densities of beaked and bottlenose whales (family Ziphiidae). J. Cetacean Res.
Manage. 7(3): 263-270
C.D., Perrin, W.F., Pitman, R., Barlow, J., Balance, L., D�Amico, A., Gerrodette,
T., Joyce, G., Mullin, K.D., Palka, D.L. and Waring, G.T. 2005/06. Known and
inferred distributions of beaked whale species (Cetacea: Ziphiidae). J. Cetacean
Res. Manage. 7(3): 271-286
Kasamatsu, F., P. Ensor, G. Joyce, and N. Kimura, 2000. Distribution of minke
whales in the Bellinghausen and Amundsen Seas (60�W-120�W), with special
reference to environmental/physiographic variables. Fish. Oceanogr. 9(3):214-23.
G.G. and E.M. Dorsey, 1990. A feasibility study on the use of
photoidentification techniques for Southern Hemisphere minke whale stock
assessment. Report of the International Whaling Commission (Special Issue
G.G., J. Sigurjonsson, and G. Vikingsson, 1990. Radio tracking a minke whale (Balaenoptera
acutorostrata) in Icelandic waters for the examination of dive-time
patterns. Report of the International Whaling Commission 40:357-61.
Kasamatsu, F., P. Ensor, and G. Joyce, 1998. Clustering and aggregations of
minke whales in the Antarctic feeding grounds. Marine Ecology Progress series
Kasamatsu, F., G. Joyce, P. Ensor, and N. Kimura, 1998. Distribution of minke
whales in the Weddell Sea in relation to sea surface temperature and sea-ice.
Bull. Jap. Soc. Fish. Oceanogr. 62:187-94.
Kasamatsu, F., G. Joyce, P. Ensor, and J. Mermoz, 1996. Current occurrence of
baleen whales in the Antarctic waters. Rep. Int. Whal. Commn 46:293-304.
Kasamatsu, F. and G. Joyce, 1995. Current status of odontocetes in the
Antarctic. Antarctic Science 7(4): 369-78.
L., K. Numachi, M. Jofre, M. Acevedo, and G. Joyce, 1990. First record of the
Blainsville's beaked whale Mesoplodon densirostris Blainville, 1817 (Cetacea,
Ziphiidae) in the Eastern South Pacific. Marine Mammal Science 6(1): 82-4.
G.G., N. �ien, J. Calambokidis, and J. Cubbage, 1989. Surfacing rates of minke
whales in Norwegian waters. Report of the International Whaling Commission
G.G., 1986. Comparisons of the methods used for determining minke whale sighting
positions in the IWC/IDCR Southern Hemisphere minke whale assessment cruises.
Report of the International Whaling Commission 36:481-4.
G.G., 1985. Further observations on marking success with .410 Discovery marks.
Report of the International Whaling Commission 35:231-3.
G.G., S. Nakanishi, T. Hata, and L. Pastene, 1985. Preliminary evaluation of an
apparatus for improved sighting angle estimation. Report of the International
Whaling Commission 35:437-9.
G.G., 1984. An examination of marking success with .410 Discovery marks. Report
of the International Whaling Commission 34:281-3.
G.G., 1982. Blow patterns as sighting cues for censusing minke whales in
Antarctic waters. Report of the International Whaling Commission 32:787-90.
G.G., J.V. Rosapepe, and J. Ogasawara, 1982. White Dall's porpoise in the North
Pacific. Fisheries Bulletin 80(2):401-2.
Calambokidis, J., I. Christensen, J.C. Cubbage, S. Hartvedt, P.M. Jensen, G.G.
Joyce, N. �ien, T. Oritsland, K. Tellnes, and B.L. Troutman, 1989. Norwegian
whale sightings survey in the North Atlantic, 1987. Report of the International
Whaling Commission 39:411-5.
L. C., D.R. Croddock, J.W. Blackwell, G. Joyce, and H.O. Hodgins, 1981. Effects
of petroleum exposure on predatory behavior of coho salmon (Oncorhynchus
kisutch). Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 27:458-62.
S., J. Bailey, and G. Joyce, 1986. Observations on high-seas squid gillnet
fisheries, North Pacific Ocean, 1985. NOAA Tech�nical Memorandum NMFS F/NWC-105.
Kasamatsu, F., D. Hembree, G. Joyce, L. Tsunoda, R. Rowlett, and T. Nakano,
1988. Distribution of cetacean sightings in the Antarctic�Results obtained from
the IWC/IDCR minke whale assessment cruises, 1978/79 to 1983/84. Report of the
International Whaling Commission 38:449-87.
G., E. Ward, and A. Sedgley, 2009. Utilizing Citizen Science Data to Examine
Potential Effects on Oil-Spill Induced Bird Mortality. Poster presentation at
the 2009 Puget Sound Georgia Basin Ecosystem Conference, February 8-12, 2009,