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Prey Patch Patterns Predict Habitat Use by Top Marine Predators with Diverse Foraging Strategies

  • Kelly J. Benoit-Bird mail,

    kbenoit@coas.oregonstate.edu

    Affiliation: College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Brian C. Battaile,

    Affiliation: Marine Mammal Research Unit, Fisheries Centre, and Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

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  • Scott A. Heppell,

    Affiliation: Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Brian Hoover,

    Affiliation: Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, University of California, Moss Landing, California, United States of America

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  • David Irons,

    Affiliation: US Fish and Wildlife Service, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America

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  • Nathan Jones,

    Affiliation: Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, University of California, Moss Landing, California, United States of America

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  • Kathy J. Kuletz,

    Affiliation: US Fish and Wildlife Service, Anchorage, Alaska, United States of America

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  • Chad A. Nordstrom,

    Affiliation: Marine Mammal Research Unit, Fisheries Centre, and Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

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  • Rosana Paredes,

    Affiliation: Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Robert M. Suryan,

    Affiliation: Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Chad M. Waluk,

    Affiliation: College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon, United States of America

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  • Andrew W. Trites

    Affiliation: Marine Mammal Research Unit, Fisheries Centre, and Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

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  • Published: January 03, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0053348
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