Scientific papers from MEESO

Articles from the MEESO project in peer-reviewed scientific journals.

An acoustic method to observe the distribution and behaviour of mesopelagic organisms in front of a trawl
Melanie J. Underwood, Eva García-Seoane, Thor A. Klevjer, Gavin J. Macaulay & Webjørn Melle
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104873

Application of an unsupervised clustering algorithm on in situ broadband acoustic data to identify different mesopelagic target types
Mette Dalgaard Agersted, Babak Khodabandeloo, Yi Liu, Webjørn Melle & Thor A. Klevjer
ICES Journal of Marine Science, vol. 78 (8), 2021
doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsab167

Biogeographical patterns of meso- and bathypelagic fish along a Northeastern Atlantic transect
Eva García-Seoane, Rupert Wienerroither, Kjell Arne Mork, Melanie J. Underwood & Webjørn Melle
ICES Journal of Marine Science, vol. 78 (4), 2021
doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsaa255

Deep sea nature-based solutions to climate change
Nathalie Hilmi, Michael Sutherland, Shekoofeh Farahmand, Gunnar Haraldsson, Erik van Doorn, Ekkehard Ernst, Mary S. Wisz, Astrid Claudel Rusin, Laura G. Elsler & Lisa A. Levin
Frontiers in Climate, vol. 5, 2023
doi.org/10.3389/fclim.2023.1169665

Dynamics of phytoplankton species composition, biomass and nutrients in the North Atlantic during spring and summer – A trans-Atlantic study
Lars J. Naustvoll, Webjørn Melle, Thor Klevjer, Kenneth F. Drinkwater, Espen Strand & Tor Knutsen
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104890

Ecology of mesozooplankton across four North Atlantic basins
Espen Strand, Thor Klevjer, Tor Knutsen & Webjørn Melle
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104844

Economic viability of a large vessel mesopelagic fishery under ecological uncertainty 
B.M.J. Vastenhoud, F. Bastardie, K.H. Andersen, D.C. Speirs & J.R. Nielsen
Front. Mar. Sci. Front. Mar. Sci. 10:1285793, 2023
doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1285793

Estimating target strength and physical characteristics of gas-bearing mesopelagic fish from wideband in situ echoes using a viscous-elastic scattering model
Babak Khodabandeloo, Mette Dalgaard Agersted, Thor Klevjer, Gavin J. Macaulay & Webjørn Melle
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 149 (1), 2021
doi.org/10.1121/10.0003341

Fine-scale observations of physical and biological environment along a herring feeding migration route
Webjørn Melle, Thor Klevjer, Espen Strand, Peter H. Wiebe, Aril Slotte & Geir Huse
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104845

Governing open ocean and fish carbon: Perspectives and opportunities
Maartje Oostdijk, Laura G. Elsler, Paulina Ramírez-Monsalve, Kirill Orach & Mary S. Wisz
Frontiers of Marine Science, vol. 9, 2022
doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.764609

Growth and natural mortality of Maurolicus muelleri and Benthosema glaciale in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean
B.M.J. Vastenhoud, T.K. Mildenberger, A. Kokkalis, S. Paoletti, P. Alvarez, D. Garcia, A.M. Wieczorek, T. Klevjer, W. Melle, S.T. Jonsson & J.R. Nielsen
Front. Mar. Sci. 10:1278778, 2023 
doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2023.1278778

Hiding in plain sight: Predator avoidance behaviour of mesopelagic Maurolicus muelleri during foraging
Kjetil Gjeitsund Thorvaldsen, Stefan Neuenfeldt, Patrizio Mariani & J. Rasmus Nielsen
Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 9, 2023
doi.org/10.3354/meps14424

Influence of oceanic conditions in the energy transfer efficiency estimation of a micronekton model
Audrey Delpech, Anna Conchon, Olivier Titaud & Patrick Lehodey
Biogeosciences, vol. 17 (4), 2020
doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-833-2020

Mass estimates of individual gas-bearing mesopelagic fish from in situ wideband acoustic measurements ground-truthed by biological net sampling
Mette Dalgaard Agersted, Babak Khodabandeloo, Thor A. Klevjer, Eva García-Seoane, Espen Strand, Melanie Underwood & Webjørn Raunsgård Melle 
ICES Journal of Marine Science, vol. 78 (10), 2021
doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsab207

Mesopelagic fish gas bladder elongation, as estimated from wideband acoustic backscattering measurements
Babak Khodabandeloo, Egil Ona, Geir Pedersen, Rolf Korneliussen, Webjørn Raunsgård Melle & Thor Aleksander Klevjer
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 151 (6), 2022
doi.org/10.1121/10.0011742

Mesopelagic flesh shear viscosity estimation from in situ broadband backscattering measurements by a viscous–elastic model inversion
Babak Khodabandeloo, Mette Dalgaard Agersted, Thor A. Klevjer, Geir Pedersen & Webjørn Melle
ICES Journal of Marine Science, vol. 78 (9), 2021
doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsab183

Mesopelagic species and their potential contribution to food and feed security – A case study from Norway
Anita R. Alvheim, Marian Kjellevold, Espen Strand, Monica Sanden & Martin Wiech
Foods,  vol. 9 (3), 2020
doi.org/10.3390/foods9030344

Nonlinear crosstalk in broadband multi-channel echosounders
Babak Khodabandeloo, Egil Ona, Gavin J. Macaulay & Rolf Korneliussen
The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, vol. 149 (1), 2021
doi.org/10.1121/10.0002943

Ocean carbon sequestration: Particle fragmentation by copepods as a significant unrecognised factor?
Daniel J. Mayor, Wendy C. Gentleman & Thomas R. Anderson
BioEssays, vol. 42 (12), 2020
doi.org/10.1002/bies.202000149

Potential for mesopelagic fishery compared to economy and fisheries dynamics in current large scale Danish pelagic fishery
Silvia Paoletti, J. Rasmus Nielsen, Claus R. Sparrevohn, Francois Bastardie & Berthe M. J. Vastenhoud
Frontiers in Marine Science, vol. 8, 2021
doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.720897

Prediction of potential net panel selectivity in mesopelagic trawls
Eduardo Grimaldo, Bent Herrmann, Jure Brčić, Kristine Cerbule, Jesse Brinkhof, Leif Grimsmo & Nadine Jacques
Ocean Engineering, vol. 260, 2022
doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2022.111964

Processing mixed mesopelagic biomass from the North-East Atlantic into aquafeed resources; Implication for food safety
Marc H.G. Berntssen, Lars Thoresen, Sissel Albrektsen, Eduardo Grimaldo, Leif Grimsmo, Ragnhild Whitaker, Veronika Sele & Martin Wiech
Foods, 10 (6), 2021
doi.org/10.3390/foods10061265

Productivity, pressure, and new perspectives: impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on marine early-career researchers
Amanda Schadeberg, Elanor Ford, Alina M. Wieczorek, Louise C. Gammage, María  López-Acosta, Ivana Buselic, Timotej Turk Dermastia, Marcos Fontela, Cristina Galobart, Natalia Llopis Monferrer, Marek Lubośny, Stefania Piarulli & Giuseppe Suaria
ICES Journal of Marine Science, vol. 79 (8), 2022
doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsac167

Protecting ocean carbon through biodiversity and climate governance
Laura G. Elsler, Maartje Oostdijk, Lisa A. Levin, Erin V. Satterthwaite, Malin L. Pinsky, Guillermo Ortuño Crespo & Mary S. Wisz
Frontiers of Marine Science, vol. 9, 2022
doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2022.880424

Structure and functioning of four North Atlantic ecosystems – A comparative study
Webjørn Melle, Thor Klevjer, Kenneth F. Drinkwater, Espen Strand, Lars Johan Naustvoll, Peter H. Wiebe, Dag L. Aksnes, Tor Knutsen, Svein Sundby, Aril Slotte, Nicolas Dupont, Anne Gro Vea Salvanes, Rolf Korneliussen & Geir Huse
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104838

The carrying capacity of the seas and oceans for future sustainable food production: current scientific knowledge gaps
Jaap Van der Meer, Myriam Callier, Gianna Fabi, Luc van Hoof, J. Rasmus Nielsen & Sasa Raicevich
Food and Energy Security, 12(4): e464, 2023 
doi.org/10.1002/fes3.464 

The functional and ecological significance of deep diving by large marine predators
Camrin D.Braun, Martin C. Arostegui, Simon R.Thorrold, Yannis P. Papastamatiou, Peter Gaube, Jorge Fontes & Pedro Afonso
Annual Review of Marine Science, vol. 14, 2022
doi.org/10.1146/annurev-marine-032521-103517

Undesirables in mesopelagic species and implications for food and feed safety – Insights from Norwegian fjords
Martin Wiech, Marta Silva, Sonnich Meier, Jojo Tibon, Marc H. G. Berntssen, Arne Duinker & Monica Sanden
Foods, vol. 9 (9), 2020
doi.org/10.3390/foods9091162

Vertical distribution and migration of mesopelagic scatterers in four north Atlantic basins
Thor A. Klevjer, Webjørn Melle, Tor Knutsen & Dag Lorents Aksnes
Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 180, 2020
doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr2.2020.104811

 

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