Scientific articles

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Rosing-Asvid A, Teilmann J, Olsen MT, Dietz R (2020) Deep diving harbor seals (Phoca vitulina) in South Greenland: movements, diving, haul out and breeding activities described by telemetry. Polar Biology 43:359–368.

Dietz R, Letcher RJ, Desforges J-P, Eulaers I, Sonne C, Wilson S, Andersen-Ranberg E, Basu N, Barst BD, Bustnes JO, Bytingsvik J, Ciesielski TM, Drevnick PE, Gabrielsen GW, Haarr A, Hylland K, Jenssen BM, Levin M, McKinney MA, Nørregaard RD, Pedersen KE, Provencher J, Styrishave B, Tartu S, Aars J, Ackerman JT, Rosing-Asvid A,… Born EW, … Rigét FF,… Sinding M-HS, et al. (2019) Current state of knowledge on biological effects from contaminants on arctic wildlife and fish. Sci. Total Environ. 696, 133792.

Bourque J, Dietz R, Sonne C, St Leger J, Iverson S, Rosing-Asvid A, Hansen M, McKinney MA (2018) Feeding habits of a new Arctic predator: insight from full-depth blubber fatty acid signatures of Greenland, Faroe Islands, Denmark and managed-care killer whales Orcinus orca. Marine Ecology Progress Series 603: 1-12.

Desforges JP, Hall A, McConnell B, Rosing-Asvid A, Barber JL, Brownlow A, De Guise S, Eulaers I, Jepson PD, Letcher RJ, Levin M, Ross PS, Samarra F, Vikingson G, ; Sonne C, Dietz R (2018) Predicting global killer whale population collapse from PCB pollution. SCIENCE 361: 6409: 1373- 1376.

Gebbink WA, Bossi R, Riget FF, Rosing-Asvid A, Sonne F, Dietz R (2016) Observation of emerging per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in Greenland marine mammals. Chemosphere, 144: 2384-2391

Heide-Jorgensen MP, Sinding MHS, Nielsen NH, Rosing-Asvid A, Hansen RG (2016) Large numbers of marine mammals winter in the North Water polynya. Polar biology, 39 (9): 1605-1614

Yurkowski DJ, Semeniuk CAD, Harwood LA, Rosing-Asvid A, Dietz R, Brown TM, Clackett S, Grgicak-Mannion A, Fisk AT, Ferguson SH (2016) Influence of sea ice phenology on the movement ecology of ringed seals across their latitudinal range. Marine ecology progress series. 562: 237 –250

Mernild SH, Holland DM, Holland D, Rosing-Asvid A, Yde JC, iston GE, Steffen K (2015) Freshwater Flux and Spatiotemporal Simulated Runoff Variability into Ilulissat Icefjord, West Greenland, Linked to Salinity and Temperature Observations near Tidewater Glacier Margins Obtained Using Instrumented Ringed Seals. Journal of Physical Oceanography 45 (5): 1426-1445

Peterson IK, Pettipas R and Rosing-Asvid A (2015) Trends and Variability in Sea Ice and Icebergs off the Canadian East Coast. Atmosphere-Ocean 53 (5): 582-594

Gladish CV, Holland DM, Rosing-Asvid A, Behrens JW, Boje J (2014) Boundary conditions for Jakobshavn Glacier. Part I.Variability and re-newal of Ilulissat Icefjord Waters, 2001-2014. J. Phys. Oceanogr. 45:3-32

Andersen JM, Wiersma YF, Stenson GB, Hammill MO, Rosing-Asvid A, Skern-Maurizen M (2013) Habitat selection by hooded seals (Cystophora cristata) in the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. ICES J. Mar. Sci., 70 (1): 173-185

Andersen LW, Lydersen C, Frie AK, Rosing-Asvid, A, Hauksson E and Kovacs KM (2011) A population on the edge: genetic diversity and population structure of the world’s northernmost harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2011, 102, 420–439

Aurore A, Teilmann J, Dietz R, Rigét F, Harkonen T, Karlsson O, Rosing-Asvid A and Caurant F. 2011. Investigation of mercury concentrations in fur of phocid seals using stable isotopes as tracers of trophic levels and geographical regions. Polar biology, 34, (9), 1411-1420

Desportes G, Bjørge A, Rosing-Asvid A, Waring G and Acquarone M, eds. (2010) Harbour seals in the North Atlantic and the Baltic. NAMMCO Scientific Publications, Volume 8. The North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission, Tromsø 2010.

Rosing-Asvid A (2010) Catch history and status of the harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) in Greenland. NAMMCO Sci. Publ. 8: 159-172

Rosing-Asvid A, Teilmann J, Dietz R and Olsen MT (2010) First Confirmed Record of Gray Seals in Greenland. ARCTIC ( 63) 4:471-473

Rosing-Asvid, A. 2008. A new harp seal whelping ground near South Greenland. Mar. Mammal. Sci., 24(3): 730–736.

Taylor MK, Laake J, McLoughlin PD, Cluff HD, Born EW, Rosing-Asvid A, Messier, F. 2008. Population parameters and harvest risks for polar bears (Ursus maritimus) of Kane Basin, Canada and Greenland. Polar Biol (2008) 31:491–499.

Rosing-Asvid, A. 2006. The influence of climate variability on polar bear (Ursus maritimus) and ringed seal (Pusa hispida) population dynamics. Canadian Journal of Zoology. 84:357-364.

Taylor, M.K., J. Laake, P.D.McLoughlin, E.W. Born, H.D. Cluff, S.H. Ferguson, A. Rosing-Asvid, R.Schweinsburg & F.Messier, 2005.Demography and population viability of a hunted population of polar bears. Arctic 58: 203-214.24

Heide-Jørgensen, M.P. & A. Rosing-Asvid, 2002. Catch statistics for belugas in West Greenland 1862 to 1999. Scientific Publications of the North Atlantic Marine Mammal Commission Vol. 4: 127- 142.

Rosing-Asvid, A., E.W. Born & M.C.S. Kingsley, 2002. Age at sexual maturity of males and timing of the mating season of polar bears (Ursus maritimus) in Greenland. Polar biology (2002) 25: 878-883.

Ferguson, S., M.K. Taylor, E.W. Born, A. Rosing-Asvid, F. Messier, 2001. Activity and movement patterns of polar bears inhabiting consolidated versus active pack ice. Arctic 54(1): 49-54.

Taylor, M.K., S. Akeeagok, D. Andriashek, W. Barbour, E.W. Born, W. Calvert, H.D. Cluff, S. Ferguson, J. Laake, A. Rosing-Asvid, I. Stirling & F. Messier, 2001. Delineating Canadian and Greenland polar bear (Ursus maritimus) populations by cluster analysis of movements. Can J. Zool. 79: 690-709.