RS Beltran, PW Robinson. (2017). A Seal Named Patches. University of Alaska Press, Fairbanks, AK, pp 40 (children’s book).
in stores November 2017
E Fahsbender, JM Burns, S Kim, S Kraberger, G Frankfurter, A Eilers, MR Shero, RS Beltran, AL Kirkham, R McCorkell, R Berngartt, M Male, K Rosario, G Ballard, DG Ainley, M Breitbart, A Varsani. (2017). Diverse and highly recombinant alleloviruses associated with Weddell seals in Antarctica. Journal of Virus Evolution. 3,1-11.
RS Beltran, JW Testa, JM Burns. (2017). An agent-based model for predicting impacts of environmental change on a top marine predator, the Weddell seal. Ecological Modelling. 351,36-50.
N Lubcker, R Condit, RS Beltran, PJN de Bruyn, MN Bester. (2016). Vibrissal growth parameters of southern elephant seals Mirounga leonina: obtaining fine-scale, time-based stable isotope data. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 559,243-255.
RS Beltran, SH Peterson, EA McHuron, C Reichmuth, LA Huckstadt, DP Costa. (2016). Pinnipeds are what they eat, plus what?: Determination of trophic discrimination factors in six seal (Family: Phocidae) species. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 30, 1115–1122.
Schwarz, Villegas-Amtmann, Beltran, Costa, Goetsch, Huckstadt, Maresh, Peterson. (2015). Comparisons and Uncertainty in Fat and Adipose Tissue Estimation Techniques: The Northern Elephant Seal as a Case Study. PLoS ONE. 10, e0131877.
Beltran, Connolly, Peterson, Condit, Reichmuth, Costa. (2015). Whisker growth dynamics: a validated approach for assigning timescales to stable isotope analyses. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 523, 233-241.
Connolly, Beltran and Reichmuth. (2014). A calibration procedure for measuring pinniped vibrissae using photogrammetry. Aquatic Mammals. 40(2), 213-218.
Beltran, Kreidler, Van Vuren, Morrison, Zavaleta, Newton, Tershy and Croll. (2014). Passive recovery of vegetation from herbivore eradication on Santa Cruz Island, California. Restoration Ecology. 22(6), 790-797. Cover photo.