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Nikoo, M., Richards, C. & Bates, A.E. (Submitted) ‘Worldwide case of cabin fever underscores the importance of nature.’ Nature Human Behaviour.

Collins, S.M., Hendrix, J… Richards, C., et al. (2022) ‘A bibliometric investigation of the integration of animal personality within conservation contexts.’ Conservation Biology

Richards, C., Cooke, R. S. C., Bowler, D., Boerder, K. & Bates, A. E. (2022) ‘Species’ traits and exposure as a future lens for quantifying seabird bycatch vulnerability in global fisheries’, Avian Conservation & Ecology, 7(1):34.

Bates, A. E., Primack, R., Biggar, B., Bird, T., Clinton, M., Command, R., Richards, C., et al. (2021) 'Global COVID-19 lockdown highlights humans as threats and custodians of the environment', Biological Conservation, 109175.

Richards, C., Cooke, R. S. C. & Bates, A. E. (2021) 'Biological traits of seabirds predict extinction risk and vulnerability to anthropogenic threats', Global Ecology and Biogeography, 30: 973–986.

Richards, C., Padget, O., Guilford, T. & Bates, A. E. (2019) ‘Manx shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) rafting behaviour revealed by GPS-tracking and behavioural observations’, PeerJ , 7:e7863.

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Manuscripts in prep

Richards, C., Cooke, R. S. C., Bowler, D., Boerder, K. & Bates, A. E. (in prep) ‘Bycatch mitigation could prevent strong changes in the ecological strategies of seabird communities across the globe.’


Richards, C., Collins, S.M., Fifield, D. & Bates, A.E. (in prep) ‘Burrows offer thermal protection against extreme events for two threatened seabird species.’


Collins, S.M., Richards, C., Blackmore, R., Montevecchi, W., et al. (in prep) ‘Ocean-climate risk: Implications of        hurricane-induced mortality on colonial seabirds in the Northwest Atlantic.’

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