Publications


Peer-Reviewed Publications

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· Harvey, G.K.A., Nelson, T., Paquet, P.C., Ferster, C., Fox, C.H. In Review. Comparing citizen science reports and systematic surveys of marine mammal distributions and densities. Biological Conservation.

· Pawluk, K.Fox, C.H., Service, C., Stredulinsky, E., Bryan, H.B.* In Review. Raising the bar: recovery ambition for   species at risk in Canada and the US. PlosOne*All authors contributed equally. 

15. Jacob, A.L., Moore, J.W., Fox, C.H., Sunter, E.J., Gauthier, D., Ford, A. Accepted.  Cross-sectoral input for the potential role of science in Canada’s environmental assessment. Facets. 

14. Fox, C.H., Paquet, P.C., Reimchen, T.E. In Press. Pacific herring spawn events influence nearshore subtidal and intertidal species. Marine Ecology Progress Series.

13. Harvey, G.K.A., Nelson, T., Fox, C.H., Paquet, P.C. 2017. Quantifying marine mammal hotspots in British Columbia, Canada. Ecosphere. 8(7):e01884. [open access link]

12. Fox, C.H., Huettmann, F., Harvey, G.K.A., Morgan, K.H., Robinson, J.,Williams, R., Paquet, P.C. 2017. Predictions from machine learning ensembles:  marine bird density and distribution on Canada's Pacific coast. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 566: 199-216. [open access link].

11. Fox, C.H., O’Hara, P., Bertazzon, S., Morgan, K., Underwood, F.E., Paquet, P.C. 2016. A preliminary spatial assessment of risk: marine birds and chronic oil pollution on Canada’s Pacific coast. Science of the Total Environment. 573: 799-809. [link].

10. Fox, C.H., Jacob, A.L., Darimont, C.T., Paquet, P.C. 2016. Pacific herring and fisheries management in Canada: a new era or repeated history? Ocean and Coastal Management. 125: 47-48. [link].

9. Best, B., Fox, C.H., Williams, R., Halpin, P., Paquet, P.C. 2015. Updated marine mammal distribution and abundance estimates in British Columbia. Journal of Cetacean Research and Management. 15: 9-26. [link].

8. Darimont, C.T., Fox, C.H., Bryan, H.B., Reimchen, T.E. 2015. The unique ecology of human predators. Science. 349(6250): 858-860. [link]

7. Fox, C.H., Paquet, P.C., Reimchen, T.E. 2015. Novel species interactions: American black bears respond to Pacific herring spawn. BMC Ecology. 15:14. [open access link].

6. Favaro, B., Claar, D.C., Fox, C.H., Freshwater, C., Holden, J.J., Roberts, A., UVic Research Derby. 2014. Trends in extinction risk for imperiled species in Canada. PlosOne. 9(11): e113118. [open access link]

5. Fox, C.H., El-Sabaawi, R., Paquet, P.C., Reimchen, T.E. 2014. Pacific herring (Clupea pallasii) and wrack macrophytes subsidize semi-terrestrial detritivores. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 495: 49-64. [link].

4. Reimchen, T.E., Fox, C.H.* 2013. Fine-scale spatiotemporal influences of salmon on growth and nitrogen signatures of Sitka spruce tree rings. BMC Ecology. 13(1): 38. *Authors contributed equally. [open access link].

3. Fox, C.H., Paquet, P.C., Reimchen, T.E. 2010. Active black bear dens adjacent to a marine beach used for foraging. Ursus. 21(2): 195–197. [link].

2. Fox, C.H., Swanson, A.K. 2007. Molecular detection of microscopic lifestages of laminarian macroalgae and comparison with adult forms along intertidal gradients. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 332:1-15. Feature Article. [open access link].

 1. Swanson, A.K., Fox, C.H. 2007. Altered kelp (Laminariales) phlorotannins and growth under elevated carbon dioxide and ultraviolet-B treatments influence associated intertidal food-webs. Global Change Biology. 13(8): 1696-1709. [link].






Books & Book Chapters

· Fox, C.H., Taggart, C.T. In prep. Ship strikes and North Atlantic right whales. In: Environmental impacts of ships. Cambridge University Press. Cambridge, UK.

· Fox, C.H. 2016. At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast. Rocky Mountain Books, Victoria, BC.

· Raincoast Conservation Foundation.* 2012. Art for an Oil-free Coast, Canada’s Raincoast at Risk. Sidney, BC. *Fox, C.H., Contributing Author.


Reports

· MacDuffee, M., Rosenberger, A.R., Dixon, R., Jarvela-Rosenberger, A., Fox, C.H., Paquet, P.C. 2016. Our threatened coast: nature and shared benefits in the Salish Sea. Raincoast Conservation Foundation. Sidney, British Columbia. 

· Fox, C.H., Harvey, G. 2013.  Marine bird surveys, 2005-2008: raw sightings information. Raincoast Conservation Foundation. Technical Report.

· Raincoast Conservation Foundation*. 2010. What's at stake: the cost of oil on British Columbia's priceless coast. *Fox, C.H., contributing author.



Popular Science and Other Communications 

· Westwood, A.R., Jacob, A.L., Boyd, D.R., Chan, K.M., Cooke, S.J., Daigle, R.M., Doelle, M., Dupuis, J., Favaro, B., Fitzpatrick, P., Ford, A.T., Fox, C.H., Fuller, S.D., Gibbs, K.E., Granados, M., Gregr, E.J., Komers, P.E., Langer, O., Moore, J.W., Otto, S.P., Sinclair, A.J., Stewart,   I., Sumaila, R., Thorley, J.L., Whitton, J. 2017. Strong foundations: recap and recommendations from scientists regarding the federal environmental and regulatory reviews.

· MacLean, J., Stacey, J., Jacob, A., Fox, C.H., Tollefson, C., Olszynski, M. 2017. A plan that promotes environmental sustainability. Policy Options.

· Jacob, A., Fox, C.H., Gerwing, T.G., Munoz, N., Pitman, K., Price, M. 2016. Open letter to Canada’s federal government regarding scientific rigour and transparency in environmental reviews and regulatory decisions. Co-signed by >1700 early-career researchers. [link]

· Fox, C.H. 2016. At sea with the marine birds of the raincoast (excerpt). The Tyee.

· Fox, C.H. 2015. Pacific herring: a cornerstone of the British Columbian coast. BC Nature Magazine. Spring edition.

· Fox, C.H., Favaro, B. 2015. Canada’s species at risk rarely recover: the story behind the Plos One article. Plos One community blog pick of the month. bit.ly/1Kf266n. 

· Fox, C.H. 2014. In peril: Canada’s species at risk. Notes from the field. Raincoast Conservation Foundation. 

· Fox, C.H. 2014. Herring for the masses, herring for all classes. Notes from the field. Raincoast Conservation Foundation. 

· Fox, C.H. 2009. Herring coast. Notes from the field. Raincoast Conservation Foundation. 

· Fox, C.H. 2008. Tar (sands) and feathers. Notes from the field. Raincoast Conservation Foundation.

· Fox, C.H. 2007. Marine birds of Queen Charlotte Sound. Notes from the field. Raincoast Conservation Foundation.