Diving deeper into individual foraging specializations of a large marine predator, the southern sea lion

@article{Baylis2015DivingDI,
  title={Diving deeper into individual foraging specializations of a large marine predator, the southern sea lion},
  author={Alastair M. M. Baylis and Rachael A. Orben and John P. Y. Arnould and Karla Peters and Travis C. Knox and Daniel P. Costa and Iain J Staniland},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={2015},
  volume={179},
  pages={1053-1065}
}
Despite global declines in the abundance of marine predators, knowledge of foraging ecology, necessary to predict the ecological consequences of large changes in marine predator abundance, remains enigmatic for many species. Given that populations suffering severe declines are of conservation concern, we examined the foraging ecology of southern sea lions (SSL) (Otaria flavescens)—one of the least studied otariids (fur seal and sea lions)—which have declined by over 90 % at the Falkland Islands… 
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