B M Connors

Summary

Affiliation: Simon Fraser University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc The false classification of extinction risk in noisy environments
    B M Connors
    School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Earth to Ocean Research Group, Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada ESSA Technologies Ltd, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 281:. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Determining decision thresholds and evaluating indicators when conservation status is measured as a continuum
    B M Connors
    School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada ESSA Technologies, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Conserv Biol 28:1626-35. 2014
  3. pmc Sea lice escape predation on their host
    B M Connors
    Behavioural Ecology Research Group, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
    Biol Lett 4:455-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc The false classification of extinction risk in noisy environments
    B M Connors
    School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada Earth to Ocean Research Group, Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada ESSA Technologies Ltd, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Proc Biol Sci 281:. 2014
    ..The lowest false-positive and false-negative rates are likely to occur for large-bodied, long-lived animal species. ..
  2. doi request reprint Determining decision thresholds and evaluating indicators when conservation status is measured as a continuum
    B M Connors
    School of Resource and Environmental Management, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC, Canada ESSA Technologies, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Conserv Biol 28:1626-35. 2014
    ..We argue for treating conservation status as a continuum when ROC curves are used to evaluate decision thresholds in indicators for the assessment of conservation status...
  3. pmc Sea lice escape predation on their host
    B M Connors
    Behavioural Ecology Research Group, Department of Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC, Canada V5A 1S6
    Biol Lett 4:455-7. 2008
    ..These findings highlight the potential for sea lice to be transmitted up marine food webs in areas of intensive salmon aquaculture, with implications for louse population dynamics and predatory salmonid health...