Publications

Giddings, A., Franks, P. J. S., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2022). Monthly to Decadal Variability of Mesoscale Stirring in the California Current System: Links to Upwelling, Climate Forcing, and Chlorophyll Transport. Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans, 127(6). https://doi.org/10.1029/2021jc018180
Leu, A. A., Hildebrand, J. A., Rice, A., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Frasier, K. E. (2022). Echolocation click discrimination for three killer whale ecotypes in the Northeastern Pacific. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 151(5), 3197–3206. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0010450
Smith, L. M., Cimoli, L., LaScala-Gruenewald, D., Pachiadaki, M., Phillips, B., Pillar, H., Stopa, J. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., Beaulieu, S. E., Bell, K. L. C., Harden-Davies, H., Gjerde, K. M., Heimbach, P., Howe, B., Janssen, F., Levin, L. A., Ruhl, H. A., Soule, A., Stocks, K., … Wright, D. J. (2022). The Deep Ocean Observing Strategy: Addressing Global Challenges in the Deep Sea Through Collaboration. Marine Technology Society Journal, 56(3), 50–66.
Ziegenhorn, M. A., Frasier, K. E., Hildebrand, J. A., Oleson, E. M., Baird, R. W., Wiggins, S. M., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2022). Discriminating and classifying odontocete echolocation clicks in the Hawaiian Islands using machine learning methods. PLOS ONE, 17(4), e0266424. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0266424
Rice, A., Širović, A., Hildebrand, J. A., Wood, M., Carbaugh-Rutland, A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2022). Update on frequency decline of Northeast Pacific blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) calls. PLOS ONE, 17(4), e0266469. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0266469
Cohen, R. E., Frasier, K. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., Wiggins, S. M., Rafter, M. A., Baggett, L. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2022). Identification of western North Atlantic odontocete echolocation click types using machine learning and spatiotemporal correlates. PLOS ONE, 17(3), e0264988. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0264988
Posdaljian, N., Soderstjerna, C., Jones, J. M., Solsona-Berga, A., Hildebrand, J. A., Westdal, K., Ootoowak, A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2022). Changes in sea ice and range expansion of sperm whales in the eclipse sound region of Baffin Bay, Canada. Global Change Biology, n/a(n/a). https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.16166
Krumpel, A., Rice, A., Frasier, K. E., Reese, F., Trickey, J. S., Simonis, A. E., Ryan, J. P., Wiggins, S. M., Denzinger, A., Schnitzler, H. U., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2021). Long-term patterns of noise from underwater explosions and their relation to fisheries in Southern California. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8, 21. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.796849
Merkens, K., Baumann-Pickering, S., Ziegenhorn, M. A., Trickey, J. S., Allen, A. N., & Oleson, E. M. (2021). Characterizing the long-term, wide-band and deep-water soundscape off Hawai’i. Frontiers in Marine Science, 08, 16. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.752231
Wiggins, S. M., Krumpel, A., Dorman, L. M., Hildebrand, J. A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2021). Seal bomb explosion sound source characterization. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 150(3), 1821–1829. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0006101
McKenna, M. F., Baumann-Pickering, S., Kok, A. C. M., Oestreich, W. K., Adams, J. D., Barkowski, J., Fristrup, K. M., Goldbogen, J. A., Joseph, J., Kim, E. B., Kugler, A., Lammers, M. O., Margolina, T., Reeves, L. E. P., Rowell, T. J., Stanley, J. A., Stimpert, A. K., Zang, E. J., Southall, B. L., … Hatch, L. T. (2021). Advancing the Interpretation of Shallow Water Marine Soundscapes. Frontiers in Marine Science, 08, 17. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.719258
Rice, A., Debich, A. J., Sirovic, A., Oleson, E. M., Trickey, J. S., Varga, L. M., Wiggins, S. M., Hildebrand, J. A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2021). Cetacean occurrence offshore of Washington from long-term passive acoustic monitoring. Marine Biology, 168(8), 22. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-021-03941-9
Weber, E. D., Auth, T. D., Baumann-Pickering, S., Baumgartner, T. R., Bjorkstedt, E. P., Bograd, S. J., Burke, B. J., Cadena-Ramirez, J. L., Daly, E. A., de la Cruz, M., Dewar, H., Field, J. C., Fisher, J. L., Giddings, A., Goericke, R., Gomez-Ocampo, E., Gomez-Valdes, J., Hazen, E. L., Hildebrand, J., … Zeman, S. M. (2021). State of the California Current 2019-2020: Back to the future with marine heatwaves? Frontiers in Marine Science, 8, 23. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.709454
Weiss, S. G., Cholewiak, D., Frasier, K. E., Trickey, J. S., Baumann-Pickering, S., Hildebrand, J. A., & Van Parijs, S. M. (2021). Monitoring the acoustic ecology of the shelf break of Georges Bank, Northwestern Atlantic Ocean: New approaches to visualizing complex acoustic data. Marine Policy, 130. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpol.2021.104570
Hildebrand, J. A., Frasier, K. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Wiggins, S. M. (2021). An empirical model for wind-generated ocean noise. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 149(6), 4516–4533. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0005430
Ryan, J. P., Joseph, J. E., Margolina, T., Hatch, L. T., Azzara, A., Reyes, A., Southall, B. L., DeVogelaere, A., Reeves, L. E. P., Zhang, Y. W., Cline, D. E., Jones, B., McGill, P., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Stimpert, A. K. (2021). Reduction of low-frequency vessel noise in Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frontiers in Marine Science, 8, 13. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2021.656566
Roch, M. A., Lindeneau, S., Aurora, G. S., Frasier, K. E., Hildebrand, J. A., Glotin, H., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2021). Using context to train time-domain echolocation click detectors. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 149(5), 3301–3310. https://doi.org/10.1121/10.0004992
Rice, A., Širović, A., Trickey, J. S., Debich, A. J., Gottlieb, R. S., Wiggins, S. M., Hildebrand, J. A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2021). Cetacean occurrence in the Gulf of Alaska from long-term passive acoustic monitoring. Marine Biology, 168(5), 72. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-021-03884-1
Fregosi, S., Harris, D. V., Matsumoto, H., Mellinger, D. K., Barlow, J., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Klinck, H. (2020). Detections of whale vocalizations by simultaneously deployed bottom-moored and deep-water mobile autonomous hydrophones. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7, 721.
Simonis, A. E., Forney, K. A., Rankin, S., Ryan, J., Zhang, Y. W., DeVogelaere, A., Joseph, J., Margolina, T., Krumpel, A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2020). Seal bomb noise as a potential threat to Monterey Bay harbor porpoise. Frontiers in Marine Science, 7. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2020.00142
Simonis, A. E., Brownell, R. L., Thayre, B. J., Trickey, J. S., Oleson, E. M., Huntington, R., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2020). Co-occurrence of beaked whale strandings and naval sonar in the Mariana Islands, Western Pacific. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 287(1921), 20200070. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2020.0070
Solsona-Berga, A., Frasier, K. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., Wiggins, S. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2020). DetEdit: A graphical user interface for annotating and editing events detected in long-term acoustic monitoring data. Plos Computational Biology, 16(1). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1007598
Levin, L. A., Bett, B. J., Gates, A. R., Heimbach, P., Howe, B. M., Janssen, F., McCurdy, A., Ruhl, H. A., Snelgrove, P., Stocks, K. I., Bailey, D., Baumann-Pickering, S., Beaverson, C., Benfield, M. C., Booth, D. J., Carreiro-Silva, M., Colaco, A., Eble, M. C., Fowler, A. M., … Weller, R. A. (2019). Global observing needs in the deep ocean. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00241
Hildebrand, J. A., Frasier, K. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., Wiggins, S. M., Merkens, K. P., Garrison, L. P., Soklevilla, M. S., & McDonald, M. A. (2019). Assessing seasonality and density from passive acoustic monitoring of signals presumed to be from pygmy and dwarf sperm whales in the Gulf of Mexico. Frontiers in Marine Science, 6. https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2019.00066
DeAngelis, A. I., Stanistreet, J. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Cholewiak, D. M. (2018). A description of echolocation clicks recorded in the presence of True’s beaked whale (Mesoplodon mirus). Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 144(5), 2691–2700. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.5067379
Hodge, L. E. W., Baumann-Pickering, S., Hildebrand, J. A., Bell, J. T., Cummings, E. W., Foley, H. J., McAlarney, R. J., McLellan, W. A., Pabst, D. A., Swaim, Z. T., Waples, D. M., & Read, A. J. (2018). Heard but not seen: Occurrence of Kogia spp. along the western North Atlantic shelf break. Marine Mammal Science, 34(4), 1141–1153. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12498
Stanistreet, J. E., Nowacek, D. P., Baumann-Pickering, S., Bell, J. T., Cholewiak, D. M., Hildebrand, J. A., Hodge, L. E. W., Moors-Murphy, H. B., Van Parijs, S. M., & Read, A. J. (2017). Using passive acoustic monitoring to document the distribution of beaked whale species in the western North Atlantic Ocean. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 74(12), 2098–2109. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfas-2016-0503
Simonis, A. E., Roch, M. A., Bailey, B., Barlow, J., Clemesha, R. E. S., Iacobellis, S., Hildebrand, J. A., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2017). Lunar cycles affect common dolphin Delphinus delphis foraging in the Southern California Bight. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 577, 221–235. https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12247
Melissa S. Soldevilla, Simone Baumann-Pickering, Danielle Cholewiak, Lynne E. W. Hodge, Erin M. Oleson, & Shannon Rankin. (2017). Geographic variation in Risso’s dolphin echolocation click spectra. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 142(2), 599–617. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4996002
Reyes Reyes, M. V., Baumann-Pickering, S., Simonis, A., Melcón, M. L., Trickey, J., Hildebrand, J., & Iñíguez, M. (2017). High-frequency modulated signals recorded off the Antarctic peninsula area: Are killer whales emitting them? Acoustics Australia. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40857-017-0103-x
Young, H., Nigro, K., McCauley, D. J., Ballance, L. T., Oleson, E. M., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2017). Limited trophic partitioning among sympatric delphinids off a tropical oceanic atoll. PLOS ONE, 12(8), e0181526. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0181526
Bayless, A. R., Oleson, E. M., Baumann-Pickering, S., Simonis, A. E., Marchetti, J., Martin, S., & Wiggins, S. M. (2017). Acoustically monitoring the Hawai’i longline fishery for interactions with false killer whales. Fisheries Research, 190, 122–131. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2017.02.006
Stanistreet, J. E., Nowacek, D. P., Read, A. J., Baumann-Pickering, S., Moors-Murphy, H. B., & Van Parijs, S. M. (2016). Effects of duty-cycled passive acoustic recordings on detecting the presence of beaked whales in the northwest Atlantic. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 140(1), EL31–EL37. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4955009
Roch, M. A., Batchelor, H., Baumann-Pickering, S., Berchok, C. L., Cholewiak, D., Fujioka, E., Garland, E. C., Herbert, S., Hildebrand, J. A., Oleson, E. M., Van Parijs, S., Risch, D., Sirovic, A., & Soldevilla, M. S. (2016). Management of acoustic metadata for bioacoustics. Ecological Informatics, 31, 122–136. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoinf.2015.12.002
Baumann-Pickering, S., Trickey, J. S., Wiggins, S. M., & Oleson, E. M. (2016). Odontocete occurrence in relation to changes in oceanography at a remote equatorial Pacific seamount. Marine Mammal Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12299
Hildebrand, J. A., Baumann-Pickering, S., Frasier, K. E., Trickey, J. S., Merkens, K. P., Wiggins, S. M., McDonald, M. A., Garrison, L. P., Harris, D., Marques, T. A., & Thomas, L. (2015). Passive acoustic monitoring of beaked whale densities in the Gulf of Mexico. Scientific Reports, 5, 16343. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep16343
Gruden, P., White, P. R., Oswald, J. N., Barkley, Y., Cerchio, S., Lammers, M., & Baumann-Pickering, S. (2015). Differences in oscillatory whistles produced by spinner (Stenella longirostris) and pantropical spotted (Stenella attenuata) dolphins. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12280
Baumann-Pickering, S., Roch, M. A., Wiggins, S. M., Schnitzler, H. U., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2015). Acoustic behavior of melon-headed whales varies on a diel cycle. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 69(9), 1553–1563. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00265-015-1967-0
Baumann-Pickering, S., Simonis, A. E., Oleson, E. M., Baird, R. W., Roch, M. A., & Wiggins, S. M. (2015). False killer whale and short-finned pilot whale acoustic identification. Endangered Species Research, 28(2), 97–108. https://doi.org/10.3354/esr00685
Trickey, J. S., Baumann-Pickering, S., Hildebrand, J. A., Reyes Reyes, M. V., Melcón, M., & Iñíguez, M. (2015). Antarctic beaked whale echolocation signals near South Scotia Ridge. Marine Mammal Science, 31(3), 1265–1274. https://doi.org/10.1111/mms.12216
Roch, M. A., Stinner-Sloan, J., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Wiggins, S. M. (2015). Compensating for the effects of site and equipment variation on delphinid species identification from their echolocation clicks. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 137(1), 22–29. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4904507
Baumann-Pickering, S., Roch, M. A., Brownell, R. L., Simonis, A. E., McDonald, M. A., Solsona-Berga, A., Oleson, E. M., Wiggins, S. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2014). Spatio-temporal patterns of beaked whale echolocation signals in the North Pacific. PLOS ONE, 9(1). https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0086072
Cholewiak, D., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Van Parijs, S. (2013). Description of sounds associated with Sowerby’s beaked whales (Mesoplodon bidens) in the western North Atlantic Ocean. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(5), 3905–3912. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4823843
Simone Baumann-Pickering, Mark A. McDonald, Anne E. Simonis, Alba Solsona Berga, Karlina P. B. Merkens, Erin M. Oleson, Marie A. Roch, Sean M. Wiggins, Shannon Rankin, Tina M. Yack, & John A. Hildebrand. (2013). Species-specific beaked whale echolocation signals. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 134(3), 2293–2301.
Baumann-Pickering, S., M. Yack, T., Barlow, J., Wiggins, S. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2013). Baird’s beaked whale echolocation signals. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 133(6), 4321–4331. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.4804316
Kerosky, S. M., Sirovic, A., Roche, L. K., Baumann-Pickering, S., Wiggins, S. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2012). Bryde’s whale seasonal range expansion and increasing presence in the Southern California Bight from 2000 to 2010. Deep-Sea Research Part I-Oceanographic Research Papers, 65, 125–132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dsr.2012.03.013
Simonis, A. E., Baumann-Pickering, S., Oleson, E., Melcon, M. L., Gassmann, M., Wiggins, S. M., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2012). High-frequency modulated signals of killer whales (Orcinus orca) in the North Pacific. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 131(4), EL295–EL301. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.3690963
Baumann-Pickering, S., Simonis, A. E., Wiggins, S. M., Brownell, R. L., & Hildebrand, J. A. (2012). Aleutian Islands beaked whale echolocation signals. Marine Mammal Science, no. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1748-7692.2011.00550.x
Rankin, S., Baumann-Pickering, S., Yack, T., & Barlow, J. (2011). Description of sounds recorded from Longman’s beaked whale, Indopacetus pacificus. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 130(5), EL339–EL344. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.36460261
Roch, M. A., Brandes, T. S., Patel, B., Barkley, Y., Baumann-Pickering, S., & Soldevilla, M. S. (2011). Automated extraction of odontocete whistle contours. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 130(4), 2212–2223. https://doi.org/10.1121/1.3624821