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Evidence for metapopulation structuring in cod from the west of Scotland and North Sea
The scale of population structuring in cod Gadus morhua from the west of Scotland (ICES stock area Via) and northern North Sea was investigated using a combination of non-genetic methods. SiteExpand
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Identifying sandeel Ammodytes marinus sediment habitat preferences in the marine environment
Sandeel abundance and sediment particle size data from 2886 grab samples collected during 14 surveys undertaken in the Wee Bankie/Marr Bank region of the north-western North Sea between 1998 and 2003Expand
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Microgeographical population structure of cod Gadus morhua in the North Sea and west of Scotland: the role of sampling loci and individuals
We investigated potential microgeographical population structure among spatial and temporal samples of cod Gadus morhua L., collected in the northern North Sea and around Scotland, usingExpand
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Fidelity of adult cod to spawning grounds in Scottish waters
This study investigates site fidelity of Atlantic cod ( Gadus morhua) to spawning grounds in Scottish coastal waters from a synthesis of historic and recent surveys of spawning distribution combinedExpand
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Residency and depth movements of a coastal group of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.)
Atlantic cod stocks are subdivided into geographically and biologically discrete populations; some being locally resident, others migratory. The reasons for the variation in migration pattern and theExpand
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Isolation of Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) nursery areas
This study examines the degree of isolation among 0-group Atlantic cod in a region where a number of resident adult congregations have been found. The location of key nursery areas in ScottishExpand
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The modern "deck-slap" injury--calcaneal blast fractures from vehicle explosions.
BACKGROUND Anti-vehicle mines and improvised explosive devices remain the most prevalent threat to coalition troops operating in Iraq and Afghanistan. Detonation of these devices causes rapidExpand
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A randomised controlled trial of ibuprofen, paracetamol or a combination tablet of ibuprofen/paracetamol in community-derived people with knee pain
Objectives To compare the efficacy and safety of single versus combination non-prescription oral analgesics in community-derived people aged 40 years and older with chronic knee pain. Methods AExpand
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The importance of life stage to population connectivity in whiting (Merlangius merlangus) from the northern European shelf
Juvenile movements are rarely considered in studies of connectivity. This study investigates movements in juvenile and adult life stages of an ecologically important temperate piscivore, the whitingExpand
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Variation in the abundance of sandeels Ammodytes marinus off southeast Scotland: an evaluation of area-closure fisheries management and stock abundance assessment methods
In 2000, a sandeel fishery off SE Scotland, which commenced in the early 1990s, was closed in response to concerns that the fishery was having a deleterious effect on seabird breeding performance atExpand
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