All Publications by Dirk Algera
Fish and Fisheries

Harrison, P.M., Martins, E.G., Algera, D.A., Rytwinski,T., Mossop, B, Leake, A.J., Power, M., and Cooke, S.J.  In Press. Turbine entrainment and passage of potadromous fish through hydropower dams: developing conceptual frameworks and metrics for moving beyond turbine passage mortality. Fish and Fisheries.  00:000-000.

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Lawrence, M.J., S. Jain-Schlaepfer, A.J. Zolderdo, D.A. Algera, K.M. Gilmour, A.J. Gallagher and S.J. Cooke.  2018.  Are 3-minutes good enough for obtaining baseline physiological samples from teleost fish? Canadian Journal of Zoology.  96:774-786.

Algera, D.A., J.W. Brownscombe, K.M. Gilmour, M.J. Lawrence, A.J. Zolderdo and S.J. Cooke. 2017.  Cortisol treatment affects locomotor activity and swimming behaviour of male smallmouth bass engaged in paternal care: A field study using acceleration biologgers.  Physiology and Behavior.  181:59-68.

Brownscombe, J.W., S.J. Cooke, D.A. Algera, K.C. Hanson, E.J. Eliason, N.J. Burnett, A.J. Danylchuk, S.G. Hinch, and A.P. Farrell.  2017.  Ecology of exercise in wild fish: integrating concepts of individual physiological capacity, behaviour and fitness through diverse case studies. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 57:281-292.

Rytwinski T, Algera DA, Taylor JJ, Smokorowski, KE, Bennett JR, Harrison PM, Cooke SJ (2017) What are the consequences of fish entrainment and impingement associated with hydroelectric dams on fish productivity? A systematic review protocol. Journal of Environmental Evidence 6:8

Foster, J.G., D.A. Algera, J.W. Brownscombe, A.J. Zolderdo and S.J. Cooke. 2016. Consequences of different types of littoral zone light pollution on the parental care behaviour of a freshwater teleost fish. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 227: 404. doi:10.1007/s11270-016-3106-6

Physiological and Biochemical Zoology

Algera, D.A., L.F.G. Gutowsky, A.J. Zolderdo and S.J. Cooke.  2017. Parental Care in a Stressful World: Experimentally Elevated Cortisol and Brood Size Manipulation Influence Nest Success Probability and Nest-Tending Behavior in a Wild Teleost Fish Physiological and Biochemical Zoology.  90(1):85–95.

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Twardek, W.M., C.K. Elvidge, A.D.M. Wilson, D.A. Algera, A. Zolderdo, S.C. Lougheed and S.J. Cooke. 2017. Do protected areas mitigate the effects of fisheries-induced evolution on parental care behaviour of a teleost fish?  Aquatic Conservation. 27:789-796.

Zolderdo, A.J., D.A. Algera, M.J. Lawrence, K.M. Gilmour, M.D. Fast, J. Thuswaldner, W. Willmore and S.J. Cooke. 2016. Stress, nutrition and parental care in a teleost fish: Exploring mechanisms with supplemental feeding and cortisol manipulation. Journal of Experimental Biology. 219: 1237-1248.

Ward, T.D., D.A. Algera, A.J. Gallagher, E. Hawkins, A. Horodysky, C. Jørgensen, S.S. Killen, D.J. McKenzie, J.D. Metcalfe, M.A. Peck, M. Vu, and S.J. Cooke. 2016. Understanding the Individual to Implement the Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management. Conservation Physiology. 4(1):cow005.  doi:10.1093/conphys/cow005