Declan Burton

Ph.D. Candidate

Research interests: Freshwater fisheries and recreational angling impacts.


From the UK, studied a BSc in marine biology at Bangor and a MSc in applied ecology and conservation at the UEA.

Lab Publications (7)

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    LaRochelle, L., L. Haniford, D. Burton, J.F. Bieber, J.A. Robichaud, C.D. Suski, A.J. Danylchuk and S.J. Cooke.  2024.  Do livewell additives influence the physiological and behavioral recovery of Largemouth Bass (Micropterus nigricans)?  North American Journal of Fisheries Management.  44:189-203.

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    Madden, J.C., L. Larochelle, D. Burton, S. Danylchuk, A.J. Danylchuk and S.J. Cooke.  2024.  Biologgers reveal unanticipated issues with descending angled walleye with barotrauma symptoms.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 81: 212-222.



  • LaRochelle, L., D. Burton, J.C. Madden, S.C. Danylchuk, S.J. Cooke and A.J. Danylchuk.  2023.  Using a novel biologging approach to assess how different handling practices influence the post-release behaviour of Northern Pike across a wide range of body sizes.  Aquatic Living Resources.  36: 25.

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    Madden, J.C., L. LaRochelle, D. Burton, A.J. Danylchuk, S.J. Landsman, and S.J. Cooke. 2023. Condition and post-release mortality of angled Northern Pike temporarily retained on stringers. North American Journal of Fisheries Management.

  • Haniford, L.S.E., L. LaRochelle, J.A. Robichaud, D. Burton and S.J. Cooke.  2023.  Evaluating blood, gill, and muscle biopsy methods on the behaviour, reproductive success, and survival of a wild freshwater fish.  Applied Animal Behaviour Science.  265:106004.

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