Jill Brooks

M.Sc. Students - AlumniPh.D. Candidate

Research Interests: Spatial ecology and conservation of fish, acoustic telemetry, life history of sharks, anthropogenic effects on fish populations.

Background

For several years Jill was the manager of Bimini Biological Field Station in the Bahamas, where she tagged and tracked a variety of shark species, recruited and trained interns, and continues to co-PI a coastal shark telemetry project on the coast of Florida.

Lab Publications (19)

  • Piczak, M.L., J.L. Brooks, B. Bard, C. Bihun, A. Howarth, A.L. Jeanson, L. LaRochelle, J.R. Bennett, N.W.R. Lapointe, N.E. Mandrak and S.J. Cooke. 2022.  Revisiting the challenge: Perspectives on Canada’s freshwater fisheries policies three decades after the Pearse Report.  FACETS Journal. 7:912-935.

  • Brooks, J.L., J. D. Midwood, A. Smith, S.J. Cooke, B. Flood, C.M. Boston, P. Semecsen, S. E. Doka, and M. G. Wells. 2022. Internal seiches as drivers of fish depth use in lakes. Limnology and Oceanography. 67:1040-1051.

  • Nathan R., C.T., Monk, R., Arlinghaus, T., Adam, J., Alos, M., Assaf, H., Baktoft, C.E., Beardsworth, M.G., Bertram, A.I., Bijleveld, T., Brodin, J.L., Brooks, A., Campos-Candela, S.J., Cooke, K.Ø., Gjelland, P.R., Gupte, R., Harel, G., Hellstrom, F., Jeltsch, S.S., Killen, T., Klefoth, R., Langrock, R.J., Lennox, E., Lourie, J.R., Madden, Y., Orchan, I.S.,  Pauwels, M., Riha, M., Roeleke, U., Schlagel, D., Shohami, J., Signer, S., Toledo, O., Vilk, S., Westrelin, M.A., Whiteside and I. Jaric. 2022. Big-data approaches lead to an increased understanding of the ecology of animal movement. Science. 375:eabg1780.

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    Brownscombe, J.W., L.P. Griffin, J.L. Brooks, A.J. Danylchuk, S.J. Cooke and J.D. Midwood. 2022. Applications of telemetry to fish habitat science and management. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 79:1347-1359.

  • Guay, J.D., J.L. Brooks, J.M. Chapman, H. Medd, S.J. Cooke and V.M. Nguyen. 2021.  Survey-derived angler characteristics and perspectives in the shore-based shark fishery in Florida.  Marine and Coastal Fisheries. 13:693-711.

See All 19 Publications by Jill Brooks


Other Publications

S. T. Kessel, J. Fraser, W. G. Van Bonn, J. L. Brooks, T. L. Guttridge,
N. E. Hussey and S. H. Gruber. Transcoelomic expulsion of an ingested foreign object by a
carcharhinid shark. Marine and Freshwater Research. http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/MF17022

Guttridge, T.L., Van Zinnicq Bergmann, M.P.M., Bolte, C., Howey, L.A., Finger, J.S., Kessel, S.T., Brooks, J.L., Winram, W., Bond, M.E., Jordan, L.K.B. and Cashman, R.C., 2017. Philopatry and Regional Connectivity of the Great Hammerhead Shark, Sphyrna mokarran in the US and Bahamas. Frontiers Marine Science, 4(3).

Brooks, J.L., T. L. Guttridge, B.R. Franks, R. D. Grubbs, D. D. Chapman, S. H. Gruber, J. D. Dibattista, and K. A. Feldheim. 2016. Using genetic inference to re-evaluate longevity of the lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris. Journal of Fish Biology, 88:2067-2074. doi:10.111/jfb.12943

O’Connell, C.P., T.L. Guttridge, S.H. Gruber, J.L. Brooks, J.S. Finger, and P. He.  2014. Behavioral modification of visually deprived lemon sharks (Negaprion brevirostris) towards magnetic fields. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 453:131-137.