Journal publications

Beardsell, A., D. Berteaux, F. Dulude-De-Broin, G. Gauthier, J. Clermont, D. Gravel & J. Bêty. 2023. Predator-mediated interactions through changes in predator home range size can lead to local prey exclusion. Proceedings of the Royal Society B Biological Sciences 290:20231154. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2023.1154
Bolduc, D., D. Fauteux, C.-A. Gagnon, G. Gauthier, J. Bêty & P. Legagneux. 2023. Testimonials to reconstruct past abundances of wildlife populations. Basic and Applied Ecology 68:23-34. doi: 10.1016/j.baae.2022.11.005
Deschamps, L., V. Maire, L. Chen, D. Fortier, G. Gauthier, A. Morneault, E. Hardy-Lachance, I. Dalcher-Gosselin, F. Tanguay, C. Gignac, J.M. McKenzie, L. Rochefort & E. Lévesque. 2023. Increased nutrient availability speeds up permafrost development, while goose grazing slows it down in a Canadian High Arctic wetland. Journal of Ecology 111:449-463. doi: 10.1111/1365-2745.14037
Dulude‐de Broin, F., J. Clermont, A. Beardsell, L.P. Ouellet, P. Legagneux, J. Bêty & D. Berteaux. 2023. Predator home range size mediates indirect interactions between prey species in an arctic vertebrate community. Journal of Animal Ecology 00:1-13. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.14017
Gauthier, G., M.-C. Cadieux, D. Berteaux, J. Bêty, D. Fauteux, P. Legagneux, E. Lévesque & C.-A. Gagnon. 2023. Long-term study of the tundra food web at a hotspot of Arctic biodiversity, the Bylot Island Field Station. Arctic Science 00:1-17. doi: 10.1139/AS-2023-0029
Grandmont, T., P. Fast, I. Grentzmann, G. Gauthier, J. Bety & P. Legagneux. 2023. Should I breed or should I go? Manipulating individual state during migration influences breeding decisions in a long-lived bird species. Functional Ecology 37:602-613. doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.14256
LeTourneux, F., F. Dulude-de Broin, T. Grandmont, M.-C. Martin, J. Bêty, G. Gauthier & P. Legagneux. 2023. Additional data confirms the impact of the COVID19 lockdown on the behavior and fattening of migratory snow geese. Biological Conservation 286:110240. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2023.110240
Moisan, L., D. Gravel, P. Legagneux, G. Gauthier, D.-J. Léandri-Breton, M. Somveille, J.-F. Therrien, J.-F. Lamarre & J. Bêty. 2023. Scaling migrations to communities: an empirical case of migration network in the Arctic. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 10:1077260. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2022.1077260
Poirier, M., G. Gauthier, F. Domine & D. Fauteux. 2023. Lemming winter habitat: the quest for warm and soft snow. Oecologia 202: 211-225. doi: 10.1007/s00442-023-05385-y
Seyer, Y., G. Gauthier & J.F. Therrien. 2023. High site fidelity and low divorce rate in an Arctic monogamous seabird. Ibis 165:685-690. doi: 10.1111/ibi.13132
Seyer, Y., G. Gauthier, J. Bêty, J.-F. Therrien, P. Legagneux & N. Lecomte. 2023. Local food availability and carry-over effects from the nonbreeding period affect the reproduction of a tundra-nesting predator. Ornithology 140:1-12. doi: 10.1093/ornithology/ukad032
Weiss-Blais, M., D. Bolduc, M.-Z. Corbeil-Robitaille, F. Dulude-de-Broin, T. Grandmont, F.e Letourneux, M. Poirier, D. Sarrazin & P. Legagneux. 2023. Worth the dip? Polar bear predation on swimming flightless greater snow geese and estimation of energetic efficiency doi: 10.1139/AS-2023-0036
Beardsell, A., D. Gravel, J. Clermont, D. Berteaux, G. Gauthier & J. Bêty. 2022. A mechanistic model of functional response provides new insights into indirect interactions among arctic tundra prey. Ecology 103:e3734. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3734
Bolduc, D., D. Fauteux, E. Bharucha, J.M. Trudeau & P. Legagneux. 2022. Ultra‑light photosensor collars to monitor Arctic lemming activity. Animal Biotelemetry 10:31. doi: 10.1186/s40317-022-00302-1
Fauteux, D. & G. Gauthier. 2022. Density-dependent demography and movements in a cyclic brown lemming population. Ecology and Evolution 12:e9055. doi: 10.1002/ece3.9055
Gignac, C., L. Rochefort, G. Gauthier, E. Lévesque, V. Maire, L. Deschamps, R. Pouliot & M. Marchand-Roy. 2022. N/P addition is more likely than N addition alone to promote a transition from moss-dominated to graminoid-dominated tundra in the High-Arctic. Atmosphere 13:676. doi: 10.3390/atmos13050676
LeTourneux, F., G. Gauthier, R. Pradel, J. Lefebvre & P. Legagneux. 2022. Evidence for synergistic cumulative impacts of marking and hunting in a wildlife species. Journal of Applied Ecology 59:2705-2715. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.14268
McCabe, R., J.-F. Therrien, K. Wiebe, G. Gauthier, D. Brinker, S. Weidensaul, D. Reid, F. Doyle, K.O. Jacobsen, T. Aarvak, I.J. Øien, R. Solheim, G. Fitzgérald, N. Smith, K. Bates, M. Fuller, E. Miller & K. H. Elliott. 2022. Density-dependent winter survival of immatures in an irruptive raptor with pulsed breeding. Oecologia 198:295-306. doi: 10.1007/s00442-021-05057-9
Bates, A.E., R.B. Primack & PAN-Environment Working Group (350 authors including G. Gauthier, P. Legagneux, J. Bêty, F. Letourneux, F. Dulude de-Broin & T. Grandmont). 2021. Global COVID-19 lockdown highlights humans as both threats and custodians of the environment. Biological Conservation 263:109175. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109175
Beardsell, A., D. Gravel, D. Berteaux, G. Gauthier, J. Clermont, V. Careau, N. Lecomte, C.-C. Juhasz, P. Royer-Boutin & J. Bêty. 2021. Derivation of predator functional responses using a mechanistic approach in a natural system. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9:630944. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2021.630944
Clermont, J., A. Grenier‐Potvin, É. Duchesne, C. Couchoux, F. Dulude‐de Broin, A. Beardsell, J. Bêty & D. Berteaux. 2021. The predator activity landscape predicts the anti‐predator behavior and distribution of prey in a tundra community. Ecosphere 12:e03858. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.3858
Clermont, J., S. Woodward-Gagné & D. Berteaux. 2021. Digging into the behaviour of an active hunting predator: arctic fox prey caching events revealed by accelerometry. Movement Ecology 9:58. doi: 10.1186/s40462-021-00295-1
Domine, F., G. Lackner, D. Sarrazin, M. Poirier & M. Belke-Brea. 2021. Meteorological, snow and soil data (2013–2019) from a herb tundra permafrost site at Bylot Island, Canadian high Arctic, for driving and testing snow and land surface models. Earth System Science Data 13:4331–4348. doi: 10.5194/essd-13-4331-2021
Duchesne, É., J.-F. Lamarre, G. Gauthier, D. Berteaux, D. Gravel & J. Bêty. 2021. Variable strength of predator-mediated effects on species occurrence in an arctic terrestrial vertebrate community. Ecography 44:1236-1248. doi: 10.1111/ecog.05760
Frederick, C., C. Girard, G. Wong, M. Lemire, A. Langwieder, M.-C. Martin & P. Legagneux. 2021. Communicating with Northerners on the absence of SARS-CoV-2 in migratory snow geese. Ecoscience 28:217-223. doi: 10.1080/11956860.2021.1885803
Grenier-Potvin, A., J. Clermont, G. Gauthier & D. Berteaux. 2021. Prey and habitat distribution are not enough to explain predator habitat selection: addressing intraspecific interactions, behavioural state and time. Movement Ecology 9:12. doi: 10.1186/s40462-021-00250-0
Kalhor, D., M. Poirier, A. Pusenkova, X. Maldague, G. Gauthier & T. Galstian. 2021. A camera trap to reveal the obscure world of the arctic subnivean ecology. IEEE Sensors Journal 21:28025-28036. doi: 10.1109/JSEN.2021.3122203
Lamarre, J.-F., G. Gauthier, R. Lanctot, S.T. Saalfeld, O.P. Love, E.T. Reed, O.W. Johnson, J. Liebezeit, R.L. McGuire, M. Russell, E. Nol, L. Kolosky, F. Sanders, L. Mckinnon, P.A. Smith, S.A. Flemming, N. Lecomte, M.-A. Giroux, S. Bauer, T. Emmenegger & J. Bêty. 2021. Timing of breeding site availability across the North-American Arctic partly determines spring migration schedule in a long-distance neotropical migrant. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 9:710007. doi: 10.3389/fevo.2021.710007
Lapierre-Poulin, F., D. Fortier & D. Berteaux. 2021. Low vulnerability of Arctic fox dens to climate change-related geohazards on Bylot Island, Nunavut, Canada. Arctic Science 7:746–761. doi: 10.1139/as-2019-0007
LeTourneux, F., T. Grandmont, F. Dulude-de Broin, M.C. Martin, J. Lefebvre, A. Kato, J. Bêty, G. Gauthier & P. Legagneux. 2021. COVID19-induced reduction in human disturbance enhances fattening rate of an overabundant goose species. Biological Conservation 255:108968. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.108968
McCabe, R.A., J.-F. Therrien, K. L. Wiebe, G. Gauthier, D. Brinker, S. Weidensaul & K. Elliott. 2021. Landscape cover type, not social dominance, is associated with the winter movement patterns of snowy owls in temperate areas. Ornithology 138:1-12. doi: 10.1093/ornithology/ukaa082
Meyer, N., L. Bollache, M. Galipaud, J. Moreau, F.X. Dechaume-Moncharmont, E. Afonso, A. Angerbjörn, J. Bêty et al. 2021. Behavioural responses of breeding arctic sandpipers to ground-surface temperature and primary productivity. The Science of the Total Environment 755:142485. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.142485
Nishizawa, K., L. Deschamps, V. Maire, J. Bêty, E. Lévesque, R. Kitagawa, S. Masumoto, I. Gosselin, A. Morneault, L. Rochefort, G. Gauthier, Y. Tanabe, M. Uchida & A.S. Mori. 2021. Long-term consequences of goose exclusion on nutrient cycles and plant communities in the High-Arctic. Polar Science 27:100631. doi: 10.1016/j.polar.2020.100631
Poirier, M., D. Fauteux, G. Gauthier, F. Dominé & J.-F. Lamarre. 2021. Snow hardness impacts intranivean locomotion of arctic small mammals. Ecosphere 12 (11): e03835. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.3835
Poulin, M.-P., J. Clermont & D. Berteaux. 2021. Extensive daily movement rates measured in territorial arctic foxes. Ecology and Evolution 11:2503-2514. doi: 10.1002/ece3.7165
Robillard, A., G. Gauthier, J.F. Therrien & J. Bêty. 2021. Linking winter habitat use, diet and reproduction in snowy owls using satellite tracking and stable isotope analyses. Isotopes in Environmental & Health Studies 57:166-182. doi: 10.1080/10256016.2020.1835888
Royer, A., F. Domine, A. Roy, A. Langlois, N. Marchand & G. Davesne. 2021. New northern snowpack classification linked to vegetation cover on a latitudinal mega-transect across northeastern Canada. Écoscience 28:225-242. doi: 10.1080/11956860.2021.1898775
Seyer, Y., G. Gauthier, J.-F. Therrien & N. Lecomte. 2021. Seasonal variations in migration strategy of a long-distance Arctic-breeding seabird. Marine Ecology Progress Series 677:1-16. doi: 10.3354/meps13905
Therrien, J.-F., G. Gauthier, T. McDonald, N. Smith, S. Weidensaul, D. Brinker, R. McCabe, A. Robillard, J. Bêty & N. Lecomte. 2021. The irruptive nature of Snowy Owls: an overview of some of the recent empirical evidence. AIRO 29:527-534.
Berner, L.T., R. Massey, P. Jantz, B.C. Forbes, M. Macias-Fauria, I. Myers-Smith, T. Kumpula, G. Gauthier et al. 2020. Summer warming explains widespread but not uniform greening in the Arctic tundra biome. Nature Communications 11:4621. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-18479-5
Chevallier, C., G. Gauthier, S. Lai & D. Berteaux. 2020. Pulsed food resources affect reproduction but not adult apparent survival in arctic foxes of the High Arctic. Oecologia 193:557-569. doi: 10.1007/s00442-020-04696-8
Curk, T., I. Pokrovsky, N. Lecomte, T. Aarvak, K. Burnham, A. Dietz, A. Franke, G. Gauthier et al. 2020. Arctic avian predators synchronise their spring migration with the northern progression of snowmelt. Scientific Reports 10:7220. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-63312-0
Davidson, S.C., G. Bohrer, E. Gurarie, S. LaPoint, P.J. Mahoney, N.T. Boelman, J.U.H. Eitel, L.R. Prugh, L.A. Vierling, J. Jennewein, E. Grier, O. Couriot, A.P. Kelly, A.J.H. Meddens, R.Y. Oliver, R. Kays, M. Wikelski, T. Aarvak, J.T. Ackerman, J.A. Alves, E. Bayne, B. Bedrosian, J.L. Belant, A.M. Berdahl, A.M. Berlin, D. Berteaux, J. Bêty, G. Gauthier et al. 2020. Ecological insights from three decades of animal movement tracking across a changing Arctic. Science 370:712-715. doi: 10.1126/science.abb7080
Ehrich, D., N.M. Schmidt, G. Gauthier, R. Alisauskas, A. Angerbjörn, K. Clark, F. Ecke et al. 2020. Documenting lemming population change in the Arctic: Can we detect trends? Ambio 49:786-800. doi: 10.1007/s13280-019-01198-7
Gallant, D., N. Lecomte & D. Berteaux. 2020. Disentangling the relative influences of global drivers of change in biodiversity: A study of the twentieth-century red fox expansion into the Canadian Arctic. Journal of Animal Ecology 89: 565–576. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13090
Hutchison, C., F. Guichard, P. Legagneux, G. Gauthier, J. Bêty, D. Berteaux, D. Fauteux & D. Gravel. 2020. Seasonal food webs with migrations: multi-season models reveal indirect species interactions in the Canadian Arctic tundra. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A – Physical Sciences A 20190354. doi: 10.1098/rsta.2019.0354
Kankaanpää T., E. Vesterinen, B. Hardwick, N.M. Schmidt, T. Andersson, P.E. Aspholm, I. Barrio, N. Beckers, J. Bêty et al. 2020. Parasitoids indicate major climate-induced shifts in Arctic communities. Global Change Biology 26:6276-6295. doi: 10.1111/gcb.15297
Léandri-Breton, D.-J. & J. Bêty. 2020. Vulnerability to predation may affect species distribution: plovers with broader arctic breeding range nest in safer habitat. Scientific Reports 10: 5032. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-61956-6
Meyer N., L. Bollache, F.X. Dechaume-Moncharmont, J. Moreau, E. Afonso, A. Angerbjörn, J. Bêty et al. 2020. Nest attentiveness drives nest predation in arctic sandpipers. Oikos 129:1481-1492. doi: 10.1111/oik.07311
Reséndiz-Infante, C. & G. Gauthier. 2020. Temporal changes in reproductive success and optimal breeding decisions in a long-distance migratory bird. Scientific Reports 10:22067. doi: 1438-390X.12046
Reséndiz-Infante, C., G. Gauthier & G. Souchay. 2020. Consequences of a changing environment on the breeding phenology and reproductive success components in a long-distance migratory bird. Population Ecology 62:284–296. doi: 10.1002/1438-390x.12046
Schmidt, E., D. Fauteux, J.-F. Therrien, G. Gauthier & Y. Seyer. 2020. Improving diet assessment of Arctic terrestrial predators with the size of rodent mandibles. Journal of Zoology 311:23-32. doi: 10.1111/jzo.12756
Seyer, Y., G. Gauthier, D. Fauteux & J.F. Therrien. 2020. Resource partitioning among avian predators of the Arctic tundra. Journal of Animal Ecology 89:2934-2945. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13346
Weiser, E.L., R.B. Lanctot, S.C. Brown, H.R. Gates, J. Bêty et al. 2020. Annual adult survival drives trends in Arctic-breeding shorebirds but knowledge gaps in other vital rates remain. Condor. 122:1-14. doi: 10.1093/condor/duaa026
Domine, F., G. Picard, S. Morin, M. Barrere, J.-B. Madore & A. Langlois. 2019. Major issues in simulating some Arctic snowpack properties using current detailed snow physics models: consequences for the thermal regime and water budget of permafrost. Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems 11:34-44. doi: 10.1029/2018MS001445
Juhasz, C.-C., B. Shipley, G. Gauthier, D. Berteaux & N. Lecomte. 2019. Direct and indirect effects of regional and local climatic factors on trophic interactions in the Arctic tundra. Journal of Animal Ecology 89:704-715. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.13104
Kalhor, D., A. Pusenkova, M. Poirier, G. Gauthier, T. Galstian & X. Maldague. 2019. Using near infrared for studying lemming subnival behavior in the High Arctic. Proceedings 27:11. doi: 10.3390/proceedings2019027011
Larsson, P., J. von Seth, I.J. Hagen, A. Götherström, S. Androsov, M. Germonpré, N. Bergfeldt, S. Fedorov, N.E. Eide, N. Sokolova, D. Berteaux et al. 2019. Consequences of past climate change and recent human persecution on mitogenomic diversity in the arctic fox. Philosophical Transaction of the Royal Society – Biological Sciences 374: 20190212. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2019.0212
Léandri-Breton, D.-J., J.-F. Lamarre & J. Bêty. 2019. Seasonal variation in migration strategies used to cross ecological barriers in a Nearctic migrant wintering in Africa. Journal of Avian Biology 50: e02101. doi: 10.1111/jav.02101
Poirier, M., G. Gauthier & F. Domine. 2019. What guides lemming movements through the snowpack? Journal of Mammalogy 100:1416–1426. doi: 10.1093/jmammal/gyz129
Rheubottom S.I., I.C. Barrio, M.V. Kozlov, S. Sokovnina, J.M. Alatalo, T. Andersson, A.L. Asmus, C. Baubin, F.Q. Brearley, D.D. Egelkraut, D. Ehrich, G. Gauthier et al. 2019. Hiding in the background: community-level patterns in invertebrate herbivory across the tundra biome. Polar Biology 42:1881-1897. doi: 10.1007/s00300-019-02568-3
Seyer, Y., G. Gauthier, L. Bernatchez & J.-F. Therrien. 2019. Sexing a monomorphic plumage seabird using morphometrics and assortative mating. Waterbirds 42:380-392. doi: 10.1675/063.042.0403
Domine, F., G. Gauthier, V. Vionnet, D. Fauteux, M. Dumont & M. Barrère. 2018. Snow physical properties may be a significant determinant of lemming population dynamics in the high Arctic. Arctic Science 4:813-826. doi: 10.1139/as-2018-0008
Domine, F., M. Belke-Brea, D. Sarrazin, L. Arnaud, M. Barrère & M. Poirier. 2018. Soil moisture, wind speed and depth hoar formation in the Arctic snowpack. Journal of Glaciology 64:990-1002. doi: 10.1017/jog.2018.89
Fauteux, D., G. Gauthier, D. Berteaux, R. Palme & R. Boonstra. 2018. High Arctic lemmings remain reproductively active under predator-induced elevated stress. Oecologia 187:657-666. doi: 10.1007/s00442-018-4140-4
Fauteux, D., G. Gauthier, G. Slevan-Tremblay & D. Berteaux. 2018. Life in the fast lane: learning from the rare multi-year recaptures of brown lemmings in the High Arctic. Arctic Science 4:146-151. doi: 10.1139/as-2017-0017
Fauteux, D., G. Gauthier, M. Mazerolle, N. Coallier, J. Bêty & D. Berteaux. 2018. Evaluation of invasive and non-invasive methods to monitor rodent abundance in the Arctic. Ecosphere 9(2):e02124. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.2124
Juhasz, C.C., A. Lycke, V. Careau, G. Gauthier, J.-F. Giroux & N. Lecomte. 2018 Picking the right cache: Caching-site selection for egg predators in the Arctic. Polar Biology 41:2233-2238. doi: 10.1007/s00300-018-2358-6
Léandri-Breton, D.-J., M. Jaffré & J. Bêty. 2018. A rare dark morph in the Canadian Arctic raises questions about molting and polymorphism in Long-tailed Jaeger. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 130: 337-340. doi: 10.1676/1559-4491-130.1.337
Robillard, A., G. Gauthier, J.F. Therrien & J. Bêty. 2018. Wintering space use and site fidelity in a nomadic species, the snowy owl. Journal of Avian Biology 49(5):e01707. doi: 10.1111/jav.01707
Weiser E.L., R.B. Lanctot, S.C. Brown, H.R. Gates, R.L. Bentzen, J. Bêty et al. 2018. Environmental and ecological conditions at Arctic breeding sites have limited effects on true survival rates of adult shorebirds. Auk 135:29-43. doi: 10.1642/AUK-17-107.1
Weiser E.L., S.C. Brown, R.B. Lanctot, H.R. Gates, K. Abraham, R.L. Bentzen, J. Bêty et al. 2018. Effects of environmental conditions on reproductive effort and nest success of Arctic- breeding shorebirds. Ibis 160:608-623. doi: 10.1111/ibi.12571
Weiser E.L., S.C. Brown, R.B. Lanctot, H.R. Gates, K. Abraham, R.L. Bentzen, J. Bêty et al. 2018. Life-history tradeoffs revealed by seasonal declines in reproductive traits of Arctic-breeding shorebirds. Journal Avian Biology 49:e01531. doi: 10.1111/jav.01531
Barrere, M., F. Domine, B. Decharme, S. Morin, V. Vionnet & M. Lafaysse. 2017. Evaluating the performance of coupled snow-soil models in SURFEXv8 to simulate the permafrost thermal regime at a high Arctic site. Geoscientific Model Development 10:3461-3479. doi: 10.5194/gmd-10-3461-2017
Beardsell, A., G. Gauthier, D. Fortier, J.-F. Therrien & J. Bêty. 2017. Vulnerability to geomorphological hazards of an arctic cliff-nesting raptor, the rough-legged hawk. Arctic Science 3:203-219. doi: 10.1139/as-2016-0025
Berteaux, D., A.-M. Thierry, R. Alisauskas, A. Angerbjörn, E. Buchel, L. Doronina, D. Ehrich, N.E. Eide, R. Erlandsson, Ø. Flagstad et al. 2017. Harmonizing circumpolar monitoring of Arctic fox: benefits, opportunities, challenges, and recommendations. Polar Research 36 (sup1):2. doi: 10.1080/17518369.2017.1319602
Berteaux, D., G. Gauthier, F. Dominé, R.A. Ims, S.F. Lamoureux, E. Lévesque & N. Yoccoz. 2017. Effects of changing permafrost and snow conditions on tundra wildlife: critical places and times. Arctic Science, 3:65-90. doi: 10.1139/as-2016-0023
Berteaux D., N. Casajus, A. Angerbjörn & E. Fuglei. 2017. Foreword to Supplement 1: research on a polar species - the Arctic fox. Polar Research 36 (sup1):1. doi: 10.1080/17518369.2017.1347411
Chevallier, C., G. Gauthier & D. Berteaux. 2017. Age estimation of live arctic foxes Vulpes lagopus based on teeth condition. Wildlife Biology, wlb.00304. doi: 10.2981/wlb.00304
Elmhagen, B., D. Berteaux, R.M. Burgess, D. Ehrich, D. Gallant, H. Henttonen, R.A. Ims et al.. 2017. Homage to Hersteinsson and Macdonald: climate warming and resource subsidies cause red fox range expansion and Arctic fox decline. Polar Research 36 (sup1): 3. doi: 10.1080/17518369.2017.1319109
Fauteux, D., G. Gauthier, D. Berteaux, C. Bosson, R. Palme & R. Boonstra. 2017. Assessing stress in Arctic lemmings: fecal metabolite levels reflect plasma free corticosterone levels. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 90:370-382. doi: 10.1086/691337
Fauteux, D., G. Slevan-Tremblay, G. Gauthier & D. Berteaux. 2017. Feeding preference of brown lemmings for plant parts of Arctic willow. Polar Biology 40:2329-2334. doi: 10.1007/s00300-017-2147-7
Lai S., A. Quiles, J. Lambourdière, D. Berteaux & A. Lalis. 2017. Fine-scale population genetic structure of arctic foxes (Vulpes lagopus) in the High Arctic. BMC Research Notes 10: 663- 671. doi: 10.1186/s13104-017-3002-1
Lai, S., J. Bêty & D. Berteaux. 2017. Movement tactics of a mobile predator in a meta-ecosystem with fluctuating resources: the arctic fox in the High Arctic. Oikos 126:937-947. doi: 10.5061/dryad.b56d4
Lamarre, J.-F., P. Legagneux, G. Gauthier, E.T. Reed & J. Bêty. 2017. Predator-mediated negative effects of overabundant snow geese on arctic-nesting shorebirds. Ecosphere 8(5):e01788. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.1788
Lefebvre, J., G. Gauthier, J.-F. Giroux, A. Reed, E.T. Reed & L. Bélanger. 2017. The greater snow goose, a case study of managing an overabundant population in North America. Ambio 46 (Suppl. 2):S262–S274. doi: 10.1007/s13280-016-0887-1
Norén, K., L. Dalén, Ø. Flagstad, D. Berteaux, J. Wallén & Angerbjörn, A. 2017. Evolution, ecology and conservation – revisiting three decades of arctic fox population genetic research. Polar Research 36 (Sup1):4. doi: 10.1080/17518369.2017.1325135
Rioux, M.-J., S. Lai, N. Casajus, J. Bêty & D. Berteaux. 2017. Winter home range fidelity and extraterritorial movements of Arctic fox pairs in the Canadian High Arctic. Polar Research 36 (Sup1):11. doi: 10.1080/17518369.2017.1316930
Robillard, A., G. Gauthier, J.F. Therrien, G. Fitzgerald, J.F. Provencher & J. Bêty. 2017. Variability in stable isotopes of snowy owl feathers and contribution of marine resources to their winter diet. Journal of Avian Biology 48:759-769. doi: 10.1111/jav.01257
Beardsell A., G. Gauthier, J.-F. Therrien & J. Bêty. 2016. Nest site characteristics, patterns of nest reuse and reproductive success in an arctic nesting raptor, the Rough-legged Hawk. Auk 133:718-732. doi: 10.1642/AUK-16-54.1
Chevallier, C., S. Lai & D. Berteaux. 2016. Predation of arctic fox pups by common ravens. Polar Biology 39:1335-1341. doi: 10.1007/s00300-015-1843-4
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Ellis, C.J. & L. Rochefort. 2004. Century-scale development of a polygon-patterned tundra wetland, Bylot Island (73°N, 80°W). Ecology 85:963-978. doi: 10.1890/02-0614
Gauthier, G. & J.-D. Lebreton. 2004. Population models for greater snow geese: a comparison of different approaches to assess potential impacts of harvest. Animal Biodiversity and Conservation 27:503-514.
Gauthier, G., J. Bêty, J.-F. Giroux & L. Rochefort. 2004. Trophic interactions in a High Arctic snow goose colony. Integrative and Comparative Biology 44:119-129. doi: 10.1093/icb/44.2.119
Reed, E.T., G. Gauthier & J.-F. Giroux. 2004. Effects of spring conditions on breeding propensity of greater snow goose females. Animal Biodiversity and Conservation 27:35-46.
Béchet, A., J.-F. Giroux, G. Gauthier, J.D. Nichols & J. Hines. 2003. Spring hunting changes the regional movements of migrating greater snow geese. Journal of Applied Ecology 40:553- 564. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2664.2003.00812.x
Bêty, J., G. Gauthier, & J.-F. Giroux. 2003. Body condition, migration and timing of reproduction in snow geese: a test of the condition-dependent model of optimal clutch size. American Naturalist 162:110-121.
Cooch, E.G., G. Gauthier & R. Rockwell. 2003. Apparent differences in stochastic growth rates based on timing of census: a cautionary note. Ecological Modelling 159:133-143. doi: 10.1016/S0304-3800(02)00292-2
Demers, F., J.-F. Giroux, G. Gauthier & J. Bêty. 2003. Effects of collar-attached transmitters on behavior, pair bond, and breeding success of snow geese. Wildlife Biology 9:161-170. doi: 10.2981/wlb.2003.047
Féret, M., G. Gauthier, A. Béchet, J.-F. Giroux & K. Hobson. 2003. Effect of a spring hunt on nutrient storage by greater snow geese in southern Quebec. Journal of Wildlife Management 67:796-807. doi: 10.2307/3802687
Gauthier, G., J. Bêty & K. Hobson. 2003. Are greater snow geese capital breeders? New evidence from a stable isotope model. Ecology 84:3250-3264. doi: 10.1890/02-0613
Reed, E.T., G. Gauthier, R. Pradel & J.-D. Lebreton. 2003. Age and environmental conditions affect recruitment in greater snow geese. Ecology 84:219-230. doi: 10.1890/0012-9658(2003)084[0219:AAECAR]2.0.CO;2
Reed, E.T., J. Bêty, J. Mainguy, G. Gauthier & J.-F. Giroux. 2003. Molt migration in relation to breeding success in greater snow geese. Arctic 56:76-81.
Bêty, J., G. Gauthier, E. Korpimäki & J.-F. Giroux. 2002. Shared predators and indirect trophic interactions: lemming cycles and arctic-nesting geese. Journal of Animal Ecology 71:88- 98. doi: 10.1046/j.0021-8790.2001.00581.x
Mainguy, J., J. Bêty, G. Gauthier & J.-F. Giroux. 2002. Are body condition and reproductive effort of laying greater snow geese affected by the spring hunt? Condor 104:156-162. doi: 10.1093/condor/104.1.156
Menu, S., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 2002. Changes in survival rates and population dynamics of greater snow geese over a 30-year period: implications for hunting regulations. Journal of Applied Ecology 39:91-102. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2664.2002.00692.x
Reed, A., R.J. Hughes, & H. Boyd. 2002. Patterns of distribution and abundance of Greater Snow Geese on Bylot Island, Nunavut, Canada 1983-1998. Wildfowl 53:53-65.
Righi, M. & G. Gauthier. 2002. Natural infection by intestinal cestodes: variability and effect on growth in greater snow goose goslings. Canadian Journal of Zoology 80:1077-1083. doi: 10.1139/Z02-089
Bêty, J. & G. Gauthier. 2001. Effects of nest visits on predators activity and predation rate in a snow goose colony. Journal of Field Ornithology 72:573-586. doi: 10.1648/0273-8570-72.4.573
Bêty, J., G. Gauthier, J.-F. Giroux & E. Korpimäki. 2001. Are goose nesting success and lemming cycles linked? Interplay between nest density and predators. Oikos 93:388-400. doi: 10.1034/j.1600-0706.2001.930304.x
Gauthier, G., R. Pradel, S. Menu & J.-D. Lebreton. 2001. Seasonal survival of greater snow geese and effect of hunting under dependence in sighting probability. Ecology 82:3105-3119. doi: 10.1890/0012-9658(2001)082[3105:SSOGSG]2.0.CO;2
Massé, H., L. Rochefort & G. Gauthier. 2001. Carrying capacity of wetland habitats used by breeding greater snow geese. Journal of Wildlife Management 65:271-281. doi: 10.2307/3802906
Menu, S., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 2001. Survival of juvenile greater snow geese immediately after banding. Journal of Field Ornithology 72:282-290. doi: 10.1648/0273-8570-72.2.282
Poussart, C., G. Gauthier & J. Larochelle. 2001. Incubation behavior of greater snow geese in relation to weather conditions. Canadian Journal of Zoology 79:671-678. doi: 10.1139/cjz-79-4-671
Fortin, D. & G. Gauthier. 2000. The effect of postural adjustment on the thermal environment of greater snow goose goslings. Canadian Journal of Zoology 78:817-821. doi: 10.1139/z00-002
Fortin, D., G. Gauthier & J. Larochelle. 2000. Body temperature and resting behavior of greater snow goose goslings in the High Arctic. Condor 102:163-171. doi: 10.1093/condor/102.1.163
Fortin, D., J. Larochelle & G. Gauthier. 2000. The effect of wind, radiation and body orientation on the thermal environment of greater snow goose goslings. Journal of Thermal Biology 25:227-238. doi: 10.1016/S0306-4565(99)00028-5
Lepage, D., G. Gauthier & S. Menu. 2000. Reproductive consequences of egg-laying decisions in snow geese. Journal of Animal Ecology 69:414-427. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2656.2000.00404.x
Menu, S., J.B. Hestbeck, G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 2000. Effects of neck bands on survival of greater snow geese. Journal of Wildlife Management 64:544-552. doi: 10.2307/3803252
Morez, V., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 2000. Effect of body condition on the vulnerability of greater snow geese to hunting and capture. Journal of Wildlife Management 64:875-886. doi: 10.2307/3802758
Poussart, C., J. Larochelle & G. Gauthier. 2000. The thermal regime of eggs during laying and incubation in Greater Snow Geese. Condor 102:292-300. doi: 10.1093/condor/102.2.292
Blouin, F., J.-F. Giroux, J. Ferron, G. Gauthier, & J. Doucet. 1999. The use of satellite telemetry to track greater snow geese. Journal of Field Ornithology 70:187-199
Lepage, D., A. Desrochers & G. Gauthier. 1999. Seasonal decline of growth and fledging success in snow geese Anser caerulescens: an effect of date or parental quality? Journal of Avian Biology 30:72-78. doi: 10.2307/3677245
Piedboeuf, N. & G. Gauthier. 1999. Nutritive quality of forage plants for greater snow goose goslings: when is it advantageous to feed on grazed plants? Canadian Journal of Zoology 77:1908-1918. doi: 10.1139/z99-175
Lepage, D., D. N. Nettleship, and A. Reed. 1998. Birds of Bylot Island and adjacent Baffin Island, Northwest Territories, Canada, 1979 to 1997. Arctic 51:125-141
Lepage, D., G. Gauthier & A. Desrochers. 1998. Larger clutch size increases fledging success and offspring quality in a precocial species. Journal of Animal Ecology 67:210-216.
Lepage, D., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 1998. Seasonal variation in growth of greater snow goose goslings: the role of food supply. Oecologia 114:226-235 doi: 10.1007/s004420050440
Lesage, L. & G. Gauthier. 1998. Effect of hatching date on body and organ development in greater snow goose goslings. Condor 100:316-325. doi: 10.2307/1370272
Lesage, L. & G. Gauthier. 1997. Growth and organ development in greater snow goose goslings. Auk 114:229-241. doi: 10.2307/4089164
Tremblay, J.-P., G. Gauthier, D. Lepage, & A. Desrochers. 1997. Factors affecting nesting success in greater snow geese: effects of habitat and association with snowy owls. Wilson Bulletin 109:449-461.
Beaulieu, J., G. Gauthier & L. Rochefort. 1996. The growth response of graminoid plants to goose grazing in a High arctic environment. Journal of Ecology 84:905-914. doi: 10.2307/2960561
Gauthier, G., L. Rochefort & A. Reed. 1996. The exploitation of wetland ecosystems by herbivores on Bylot Island. Geoscience Canada 23:253-259.
Lepage, D., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 1996. Breeding site infidelity in greater snow goose: a consequence of constraints on laying dates? Canadian Journal of Zoology 74:1866-1875. doi: 10.1139/z96-210
Choinière, L. & G. Gauthier. 1995. Energetics of reproduction in female and male greater snow geese. Oecologia 103:379-389 doi: 10.1007/BF00328628
Gauthier, G. & R.J. Hughes. 1995. The palatability of arctic willow for greater snow geese: the role of nutrients and deterring factors. Oecologia 103:390-392. doi: 10.1007/BF00328629
Gauthier, G., R.J. Hughes, A. Reed, J. Beaulieu & L. Rochefort. 1995. Effect of grazing by greater snow geese on the production of graminoids at an arctic site (Bylot Island, NWT, Canada). Journal of Ecology 83:653-664 doi: 10.2307/2261633
Reed, A., R.J. Hughes & G. Gauthier. 1995. Incubation behavior and body mass of female greater snow geese. Condor 97:993-1001 doi: 10.2307/1369538
Hughes, R.J., A. Reed & G. Gauthier. 1994. Variation in space and habitat use by greater snow goose broods. Journal of Wildlife Management 58:536-545 doi: 10.2307/3809326
Hughes, R.J., G. Gauthier & A. Reed. 1994. Summer habitat use and behaviour of greater snow geese Anser caerulescens atlanticus. Wildfowl 45:49-64
Lindholm, A., G. Gauthier & A. Desrochers. 1994. Effects of hatch date and food supply on gosling growth in arctic-nesting greater snow geese. Condor 96:898-908. doi:
Gauthier, G. 1993. Feeding ecology of nesting greater snow geese. Journal of Wildlife Management 57:216-223. doi: 10.2307/3809416
Manseau, M. & G. Gauthier. 1993. Interactions between greater snow geese and their rearing habitat. Ecology 74:2045-2055. doi: 10.2307/1940850
Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.-F. & J. Bédard. 1992. Dynamics of fat and protein reserves during winter and spring migration in greater snow geese. Canadian Journal of Zoology 70:2077-2087. doi: 10.1139/z92-280
Reed, A., H. Boyd, P. Chagnon, and J. Hawkings. 1992. The numbers and distribution of greater snow geese on Bylot Island and near Jungersen Bay, Baffin Island, in 1988 and 1983. Arctic 45:115-119
Gauthier, G. & J. Tardif. 1991. Female feeding and male vigilance during nesting in greater snow geese. Condor 93:701-711. doi: 10.2307/1368202
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