AlumniM.Sc. Students - Alumni  (2013)
May 2011 to May 2013
Co-supervised by Dr. G. Blouin-Demers (University of Ottawa)
Thesis topic: Physiological impacts of commerical fisheries capture on eastern Ontario freshwater turtles
Lab Publications (9)
Stoot, L.J., D.P. Gibson, S.J. Cooke and M. Power. 2018. Assessing the potential for using low frequency electric deterrent barriers to reduce lake sturgeon (Acipenser fluvescens) entrainment. Hydrobiologia. 813:223-235.
Cairns, N.A., L.J. Stoot, G. Blouin-Demers and S.J. Cooke. 2017. Using behavioral observations to develop escape devices for freshwater turtles entrapped in fishing nets. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management. 8:4-14.
Gutowsky, L.F.G., Stoot, L.J., Cairns, N.A., Thiem, J.D., Brownscombe, J.W., Danylchuk, A.J., Blouin-Demers, G., Cooke, S.J. 2017. Biologgers reveal post-release behavioural impairments of freshwater turtles following interactions with fishing nets. Animal Conservation 20:350-359.
Midwood, J.D., N.A. Cairns, L.J. Stoot, S.J. Cooke, and G. Blouin-Demers. 2015. Bycatch mortality can cause extirpation of four freshwater turtle species. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems. 25: 71-80.
Stoot, L.J., N.A. Cairns, F. Cull, J.J. Taylor, J.D. Jeffrey, F. Morin, J.W. Mandelman, T.D. Clark and S.J. Cooke. 2014. Use of portable blood physiology point-of-care devices for basic and applied research on vertebrates – a review. Conservation Physiology DOI: 10.1093/conphys/cou011
Lee F. G. Gutowsky , J. Gobin , N. J. Burnett , J. M. Chapman , L. J. Stoot, and S. Bliss. (2013) Smartphones and Digital Tablets: Emerging Tools for Fisheries Professionals, Fisheries, 38:10, 455-461