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Anders Fernø

Professor Emeritus
  • E-mailAnders.Ferno@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 44 74
  • Visitor Address
    Thormøhlens gate 53 A/B
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Show author(s) 2018. Species-specific residence times in the aft part of a pelagic survey trawl: implications for inference of pre-capture spatial distribution using the Deep Vision system. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1393-1404.
  • Show author(s) 2017. The behavioural diversity of Atlantic cod: insights into variability within and between individuals. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries. 153-176.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Size-dependent social attraction and repulsion explains the decision of Atlantic cod Gadus morhua to enter baited pots . Journal of Fish Biology. 1569-1581.
  • Show author(s) 2017. Habituation and conditioning in gilthead sea bream (Sparus aurata): Effects of aversive stimuli, reward and social hierarchies. Aquaculture Research. 335-340.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Species specific behaviour and catchability of gadoid fish to floated and bottom set pots. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 769-779.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Not too slow, not too fast: water currents affect group structure, aggression and welfare in postsmolt Atlantic salmon Salmo salar. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 339-347.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Feeding strategy of mackerel in the Norwegian Sea relative to currents, temperature, and prey. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1127-1137.
  • Show author(s) 2016. Effect of predictability on the stress response to chasing in Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) parr. Physiology and Behavior. 1-6.
  • Show author(s) 2016. An enriched environment promotes shelter-seeking behaviour and survival of hatchery-produced juvenile European lobster (Homarus gammarus). PLOS ONE.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Tracking individual herring within a semi-enclosed coastal marine ecosystem: 3-Dimensional dynamics from pre- To post-spawning. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 267-279.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Recent changes in distribution and relative abundance of cetaceans in the Norwegian Sea and their relationship with potential prey. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 1-11.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Fast water currents reduce production performance of post-smolt Atlantic salmon Salmo salar. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 125-134.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Fast water currents reduce production performance of post-smolt Atlantic salmon Salmo salar. Aquaculture Environment Interactions. 125-134.
  • Show author(s) 2015. Behavior-dependent selectivity of yellowtail flounder (Limanda ferruginea) in the mouth of a commercial bottom trawl. Fishery Bulletin. 430-441.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Towards of a firmer explanation of large shoal formation, maintenance and collective reactions in marine fish. Reviews in Fish Biology and Fisheries. 21-37.
  • Show author(s) 2014. The interaction between water currents and salmon swimming behaviour in sea cages. PLOS ONE.
  • Show author(s) 2014. The dynamics of a metapopulation: Changes in life-history traits in resident herring that co-occur with oceanic herring during spawning. PLOS ONE.
  • Show author(s) 2014. State-dependent spatial and intra-school dynamics in pre-spawning herring Clupea harengus in a semi-enclosed ecosystem. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 251-263.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Prey selection of offshore killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the Northeast Atlantic in late summer: spatial associations with mackerel. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 275-283.
  • Show author(s) 2014. Innovative behaviour in fish: Atlantic cod can learn to use an external tag to manipulate a self-feeder. Animal Cognition. 779-785.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Vertical distribution of herring and blue whiting in the Norwegian Sea. Marine Biology Research. 488-501.
  • Show author(s) 2012. The reactions of shoaling adult cod to a pelagic trawl: implications for commercial trawling. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 303-312.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Overlap in distribution and diets of Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus), Norwegian spring-spawning herring (Clupea harengus) and blue whiting (Micromesistius poutassou) in the Norwegian Sea during late summer. Marine Biology Research. 442-460.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Multidimensionality of behavioural phenotypes in Atlantic cod, Gadus morhua. Physiology and Behavior. 462-470.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Environmental regulation of individual depth on a cod spawning ground. Aquatic Biology. 211-221.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Duration of effects of acute environmental changes on food anticipatory behaviour, feed intake, oxygen consumption, and cortisol release in Atlantic salmon parr. Physiology and Behavior. 283-291.
  • Show author(s) 2012. Acoustic tagging: a suitable method for the study of natural herring behaviour around spawning? Bioacoustics. 383-385.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Variable swimming speeds in individual Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua L.) determined by high-resolution acoustic tracking. Marine Biology Research. 310-313.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Territorial and agonistic interactions between escaped farmed and wild cod (Gadus morhua). Aquaculture Research. 1539-1548.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Extreme spawning-site fidelity in Atlantic cod. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1472-1477.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Domestication causes rapid changes in heart and brain morphology in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua). Environmental Biology of Fishes. 181-186.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Behavioural responses of hatchery-reared and wild cod Gadus morhua to mechano-acoustic predator signals. Journal of Fish Biology. 1437-1450.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Reproductive interactions between fugitive farmed and wild Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) in the field. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 1221-1231.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Mating competition between farmed and wild cod Gadus morhua. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 247-258.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Learning and anticipatory behaviour in a "sit-and-wait" predator: The Atlantic halibut. Behavioural Processes. 257-266.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Horizontal and vertical odor plume trapping of red king crabs explains the different efficiency of top- and side-entrance pot designs. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 483-490.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Establishment of new wintering areas in herring co-occurs with peaks in the 'first time/repeat spawner' ratio. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 189-198.
  • Show author(s) 2010. Behavioural responses to pressure changes in cultured Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua): Defining practical limits for submerging and lifting sea-cages. Aquaculture. 106-115.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Vertical dynamics and reproductive behaviour of farmed and wild Atlantic cod Gadus morhua. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 233-243.
  • Show author(s) 2009. Two components of Northeast Atlantic herring within the same school during spawning: support for the existence of a metapopulation? ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1740-1748.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Sound production in pre-spawning herring, cod and haddock in a naturally enclosed ecosystem. Bioacoustics. 38 -40.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Sign- and goal-tracking in Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua). Animal Cognition. 651-659.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Learning in cod (Gadus morhua): long trace interval retention. Animal Cognition. 215-222.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Efficiency and catch dynamics of collapsible square and conical crab pots used in the red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) fishery. Fishery Bulletin. 40-46.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Distribution and feeding ecology of dolphins along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge between Iceland and the Azores. Deep-Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography. 243-253.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Walking speed and area utilization of red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) introduced to the Barents Sea coastal ecosystem. Hydrobiologia. 17-24.
  • Show author(s) 2007. Individual behaviour and growth of halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) fed sinking and floating feed: Evidence of different coping styles. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 236-250.
  • Show author(s) 2005. The behaviour of spawning herring in relation to a survey vessel. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1061-1064.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Swimming behaviour as an indicator of low growth rate and impaired welfare in Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.) reared at three stocking densities. Aquaculture. 137-151.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Simulating search behaviour of fish towards bait. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1224-1232.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Ontogenetic- and condition-related effects of starvation on responsiveness in herring larvae (Clupea harengus L.) during repeated attacks by a model predator. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 253-269.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Fish behaviour in exploited ecosystems. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1029-1029.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Spawning of herring; day or night, today or tomorrow? Aquatic Living Resources. 299-306.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Migration patterns in Norwegian spring-spawning herring: why young fish swim away from the wintering area in late summer. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 197-210.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Killer whales dig deep for dinner. ICES CIEM Newsletter. xx-xx.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Baiting gill nets - how is fish behaviour affected? Fisheries Research. 125-133.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Modelling changes in migration pattern of herring: collective behaviour and numerical domination. Journal of Fish Biology. 571-582.
  • Show author(s) 2002. How whales influence herring school dynamics in a cold-front area of the Norwegian Sea. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 393-400.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Herring as cannibals. Journal of Fish Biology.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Effect of position-fixing interval on estimated swimming speed and movement pattern of fish tracked with a stationary positioning system. Hydrobiologia. 259-264.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Digging in the deep: killer whales' hunting tactic. Polar Biology. 939-941.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Trivselsatferd hos kveite - viktig både for oppdretter og konsument. Fisken og Havet. 49-51.
  • Show author(s) 2000. Food-search strategy in ling (Molva molva L.): crepuscular activity and use of space. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 195-208.
  • Show author(s) 1999. Cross-scale observations on distribution and behavioural dynamics of ocean feeding Norwegian spring spawning herring (Clupea harengus L.). ICES Journal of Marine Science. 613-626.
  • Show author(s) 1996. Schooling dynamics of Norwegian spring spawning herring (Clupea harengus L.) at a coastal spawning area. Sarsia. 277-284.
  • Show author(s) 1996. Diel variation in the catchability of gadoids and its influence on the reliability of abundance indices. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 389-395.
  • Show author(s) 1996. Adaptive behaviour of herring schools in the Norwegi¬an Sea as revealed by high resolution sonar. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 449-452.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Vertical distribution of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in net pens: trade-off between surface light avoidance and food attraction. Aquaculture. 285-296.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Schooling dynamics of norwegian spring spawning herring (Clupea harengus L.) in a coastal spawning area. Sarsia. 277-284.
  • Show author(s) 1995. Myten om taperne. Norsk Fiskeoppdrett. 24-25.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Predation and dietary habits as possible explanations for poor return rates of stocked seatrout from the river Aurland. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. 51-53.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Influence of hungerlevel and food availability on the spatial distribution of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., in sea cages. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management. 439-451.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Effect og feeding intensity on food intake and growth of Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar L., in sea cages. Aquaculture and Fisheries Management. 453-464.
  • Show author(s) 1993. The reliability and value of studies of fish behaviour in long-line gear research. ICES Marine Science Symposia. 41-46.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Surface activity of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in net pens. Aquaculture. 119-128.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Behaviour of cod (Gadus morhua) and haddock (Melanogrammus aeglefinus) in relation to various sizes of long-line bail. ICES Marine Science Symposia. 47-50.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Advances in understanding of basic behaviour: consequences for fish capture studies. ICES Marine Science Symposia. 5-11.
Report
  • Show author(s) 2001. Impact of herring spawning begaviour on acoustic abundance estimates. C.M. 2001/Q:22. C.M. 2001/Q:22. .
  • Show author(s) 2000. A sonar stydy of Norwegian spring-spawning herring in july. K. K. .
  • Show author(s) 1996. Undersøkelser av vandringsadferd, diett og predasjon i tidlig postsmoltfase hos sjøaure (Salmo trutta L.) fra Aurlandselva, Indre Sogn. .
  • Show author(s) 1993. A method of observing the spawning behaviour of farmed and wild salmonids in a natural stream habitat. .
  • Show author(s) 1991. Consequences of seawater acclimation on the survival of Atlantic salmon (Salmo Salar L.) smolts in the presence of cod (Gadus morhua L.). .
Popular scientific lecture
  • Show author(s) 1992. On the reliability and value of behaviour studies on logline gear research.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2014. Vannström: hvordan påverkar den laksoppdrett på sjøen?
  • Show author(s) 2014. Effect of water currents on postsmolt Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar).
  • Show author(s) 2011. Sperm traits and reproductive roles in a marine broadcast spawner.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Mixing of populations of north-east Atlantic herring within the same school during spawning: support for the existence of a metapopulation.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Do life history traits and behaviour of the pearlside (Maurolicus muelleri, Gmelin 1789) reflect local adaptations to environmental conditions?
  • Show author(s) 2006. How and why acoustic detectability and catchability of herring change with individual motivation and physiological state in a variable environment: a multi-scale study on a local herring population in southwestern Norway.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Spatial and temporal overlap and trophic interactions between Atlantic saithe (Pollachius virens) and Norwegian spring spawning herring (Clupea harengus) on herring spawning grounds.
  • Show author(s) 2005. A natural "model" environment (MARE MINIMUM) for studies of ecosystem dynamics with emphasis on herring pre-spawning dynamics.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Well-being of reared Atlantic halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus L.): high fish densities increase swimming activity and decrese feeding and growth rates.
  • Show author(s) 2002. Spawning of herring - Day or night - Today or tomorrow.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Sansebiologi hos fisk: Hvordan ytre stimuli påvirker fiskens aktivitet, med fokus på luktstimulering og konsekvenser for fangstprosessen.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Movement patterns of cod and ling are not random and reflect different food search strategies.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Impact of herring spawning behaviour on acoustic abundance estimates.
  • Show author(s) 1993. Hydroacoustic monitoring and feeding control in cage rearing of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.).
  • Show author(s) 1993. Consequences of osmotic stress on the anti-predator behaviour and predator mortality of atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) postsmolts.
  • Show author(s) 1993. A comparative study of the predatory behaviour of reared and wild cod (Gadus morhua).
  • Show author(s) 1992. The use of hydroacoustics in aquaculture.
  • Show author(s) 1992. Influence of hunger level and feeding intensity on the spatial distribution of salmon in sea cages.
  • Show author(s) 1991. Feeding depth as an indicator of appetite of salmon in marine net pens.
  • Show author(s) 1991. Consequences of seawater acclimation on the survival of Atlantic salmon (Salmo Salar L.) smolts in the presence of cod (Gadus morhua L.).
Academic anthology/Conference proceedings
  • Show author(s) 2004. The Norwegian Sea Ecosystem. Tapir Akademisk Forlag.
Academic monograph
  • Show author(s) 2010. Inspection behaviour of zebrafish: the interaction of alarm pheromone and domestication.
Non-fiction book
  • Show author(s) 2004. The Norwegian Sea Ecosystem. tapir academic press.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Marine Fish Behaviour in Capture and Abundance Estimation. Fishing News Books, Oxford.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Marine Fish Behaviour in Capture and Abundance Estimation. Fishing News Books, Oxford.
Thesis at a second degree level
  • Show author(s) 2004. Fangstforskjeller mellom to typer kongekrabbeteiner - adferdstudier i nærfeltet og komparative fiskeforsøk.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Effects of seismic shooting on the lesser sandeel (Ammodytes marinus Raitt) - a field study with grab sampling and in situ video observations.
Masters thesis
  • Show author(s) 2007. Science through a camera lens: Why do fish swim in circles?
  • Show author(s) 2007. How predator kairomones and substrate quality influelnce the behaviour of the European lobster (Homarus gammarus).
  • Show author(s) 2006. Feeding ecology of Atlantic mackerel (Scomber scombrus) in the Norwegian Sea.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Effects of group size and light regime on swimming depth and social interactions of individual Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) in a sea cage.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Døgnrytmer og romlig dynamikk hos lange (Molva molva) i et fjordsystem sett i forhold til sesong og lysnivå.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Distribution and ecology of dolphins along the Mid-Atlantic Ridge between Iceland and the Azores.
  • Show author(s) 2005. Overlapping mellom sild (Clupea harengus) og sei (Pollachius virens) i tid og rom - Interaksjoner og effekter på stimadferd.
Popular scientific article
  • Show author(s) 2001. Sild - en tradisjonstro sosialist. QED Fakultetsavisa for Det matematisk-naturvitenskapelige fakultet. 7.
  • Show author(s) 1991. Laks i merd - foringsregimets betydning. Norsk Fiskeoppdrett. 28-29.
Feature article
  • Show author(s) 1992. Conference on fish behaviour in relation to fish capture. Review in Fish Biology and Fisheries. 250-252.
Letter to the editor
  • Show author(s) 2004. Modelling of fish behaviour. ICES Journal of Marine Science. 1240-1241.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) 2017. The effect of water currents on post-smolt Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar (L.). A welfare approach to exposed aquaculture.
  • Show author(s) 2011. Biological criteria for submergence of physostome (Atlantic salmon) and physoclist (Atlantic cod) fish in sea-cages.
  • Show author(s) 2009. The near-collapse of the Faroe Plateau cod (Gadus morhua L.) stock in the 1990s: The effect of food availability on spatial distribution, recruitment, natural production and fishery(dr. philos.).
  • Show author(s) 2008. Selected issues related to improving fish stock assessments.
  • Show author(s) 2008. Learning and anticipatory behaviour in cod and halibut.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) 2010. Fish Behavior in Relation to Longlines. 37 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2006. The role of fish learning skills in fisheries and aquaculture. 33 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2006. Fish Behaviour,Learning, Aquaculture and Fisheries. 46 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Understanding herring behaviour: linking individual decisions, school patterns and population distribution. 36 pages.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Swimming, feeding and predator avoidance in cod larvae (Gadus morhua L.): trade-offs between hunger and predation risk. 17 pages.
  • Show author(s) 1994. Introduction. 8 pages.
Poster
  • Show author(s) 2010. Acoustic tracking of individual herring behaviour around spawning.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Effects of position-fixing interval on estimated swimming speed and movement patterns of fish tracked with a stationary positioning system.
Chapter
  • Show author(s) 2014. Growth and Mortality in Settled Atlantic Cod in Relation to Diet—Evidence for a Recruitment Mechanism. 63-94. In:
    • Show author(s) 2014. FROM AN ANTAGONISTIC TO A SYNERGISTIC PREDATOR PREY PERSPECTIVE Bifurcations in Marine Ecosystems. Academic Press.

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