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All publications for David Noble

Marchant, J.H., Hulme, M.F. & Noble, D.G. 2010. Trends among breeding water birds during 1974-2009, along canals in British Waterways ownership. Research Report no. 561. ISBN: 978-1-906204-83-9 35pp £2.50 Download Report (PDF)
S 2010. Rarity, life history and scaling in time and space of British birds. Journal of Animal Ecology 80 : 215-224 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01751.x)
Thaxter, C., Joys, A., Gregory, R., Baillie, S. & Noble, D. 2010. Hypotheses to explain patterns of population change among breeding bird species in England. Biological Conservation 143 : 2 006-2 019 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1016/j.biocon.2010.05.004)
Baillie, S.R., Marchant, J.H., Leech, D.I., Joys, A.C., Noble, D.G., Barimore, C., Downie, I.S., Grantham, M,J., Risely, K. & Robinson, R.A. 2009. Breeding Birds in the Wider Countryside: Their conservation status 2009. Research Report no. 541. British Trust for Ornithology, Thetford, Norfolk Link to publication
Braune, B.M. & Noble, D.G. 2009. Environmental contaminants in Canadian shorebirds. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 148 : 185-204 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1007/s10661-007-0150-0)
Eaton, M.A., Brown, A. .F, Noble, D.G., Musgrove, A.J., Hearn, R., Aebischer, N.J., Gibbons, D.W., Evans, A. & Gregory, R.D. 2009. Birds of Conservation Concern III: priority species for conservation action in the United Kingdom, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. British Birds 102 : 296-341
Marchant, J.H. & Noble, D.G. 2009. A baseline breeding bird survey of Perth & Kinross in 2008. Research Report no. 539. ISBN: 978-1-906204-61-7 30pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E., Ockendon, N., Joys, A., Noble, D.G. & Baillie, S.R. 2009. Comparison of habitat-specific trends in the abundance of breeding birds in the UK. Bird Study 56 : 233-243 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1080/00063650902792098)
Saether, B.E., Grotan, V., Engen, S., Noble, D.G. & Feckleton, R.P 2009. Critical parameters for predicting population fluctuations of some British passerines. Journal of Animal Ecology 78 : 1 063-1 075 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2009.01565.x)
Eaton, M.A., Balmer, D., Burton, N., Grice, P.V., Musgrove, A.J., Hearn, R., Hilton, G., Leech, D., Noble, D.G., Ratcliffe, N., Rehfisch, M.M., Whitehead, S. & Wotton, S. 2008. The State of the UK's Birds 2007. RSPB, BTO, WWT, CCW, EHS, NE and SNH, Sandy, Bedfordshire. Download Report (PDF)
Baillie, S.R., Marchant, J.H., Leech, D.I., Joys, A.C., Noble, D.G., Barimore, C., Downie, I.S., Grantham, M.J., Risely, K. & Robinson, R.A. 2008. Breeding Birds in the Wider Countryside: their conservation status 2008. Research Report no. 516. British Trust for Ornithology , Thetford, Norfolk Link to publication
Everard, M. & Noble, D. 2008. Association of British breeding birds with freshwater wetland habitats. Research Report no. 502. ISBN: 978-1-906204-34-1 40pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Gregory, R.D., Vorisek, P., Noble, D.G., Van Strien, A., Klvanova, A., Eaton, M., Meyling, A.W.G., Joys, A., Foppen, R.P.B. & Burfield, I.J. 2008. The generation and use of bird population indicators in Europe. Bird Conservation International 18 : 233-244 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1017/S0959270908000312)
Marchant, J.H, Noble, D.G. & Haynes, S. 2008. A breeding bird survey of the National Forest (English Midlands) in 2008. Research Report no. 520. ISBN: 978-1-906204-50-1 44pp £10.00 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E., Evans, K.L., Noble, D.G., Greenwood, J.J.D. & Gaston, K.J. 2008. Use of distance sampling to improve estimates of national population sizes for common and widespread breeding birds in the UK. Journal of Applied Ecology 45 : 1 330-1 338 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2008.01480.x)
Noble, D., Everard, M. & Joys, A. 2008. Development of wild bird indicators for freshwater wetlands and waterways: provisional indicators. Research Report no. 498. ISBN: 978-1-906204-35-8 41pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Baillie, S.R., Marchant, J.H., Crick, H.Q.P., Noble, D.G., Balmer, D.E., Barimore, C., Coombes, R.H., Downie, I.S., Freeman, S.N., Joys, A.C., Leech, D.I., Raven, M.J., Robinson, R.A. & Thewlis, R.M. 2007. Breeding Birds in the Wider Countryside: their conservation status 2007. Research Report no. 487. British Trust for Ornithology, Thetford, Norfolk Link to publication
Freeman, S.N., Noble,D.G., Newson, S.E. & Baillie, S.R. 2007. Modelling population changes using data from different surveys: the Common Birds Census and the Breeding Bird Survey. Bird Study 54 : 61-72 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1080/00063650709461457)
Henderson, I., Chamberlain, D., Davis, S. & Noble, D. 2007. Changes in breeding bird populations due to housing development based on bird density and assemblages along urban-rural gradients. Research Report no. 464. ISBN: 978-1-906204-18-1 62pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Houlahan, J.E., Currie, D.J., Cottenie, K., Cumming, G.S., Ernest, S.K.M., Findlay, C.S., Fuhlendorf, S.D., Gaedke, U., Legendre, P., Magnuson, J.J., McArdle, B.H., Muldavin, E.H., Noble, D., Russell, R., Stevens, R.D., Willis, T.J., Woiwod, I.P. & Wondzell, S.M 2007. Compensatory dynamics are rare in natural ecological communities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 104 : 3 273-3 277 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0603798104)
Vaughan, I.P., Noble, D.G. & Ormerod, S.J. 2007. Combining surveys of river habitats and river birds to appraise riverine hydromorphology. Freshwater Biology 52 : 2 270-2 284 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2427.2007.01837.x)
Webb, T.J., Noble, D. & Freckleton, R.P. 2007. Abundance-occupancy dynamics in a human dominated environment: linking interspecific and intraspecific trends in British farmland and woodland birds. Journal of Animal Ecology 76 : 123-134 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2006.01192.x)
Baker, H., Stroud, D.A., Aebischer, N.J., Cranswick, P.A., Gregory, R.D., McSorley, C.A., Noble, D.G. & Rehfisch, M.M. 2006. Population estimates of birds in Great Britain and the United Kingdom. British Birds 99 : 25-44
Chamberlain, D., Noble, D. & Vickery, J. 2006. Assessment of the impacts of the Entry Level Scheme on bird populations: results from the baseline year, 2005. Research Report no. 437. ISBN: 978-1-906204-11-2 24pp £2.50 Download Report (PDF)
Conway, G.J., Crick, H.Q.P., Fuller, R.J., Handschuh, M., Maclean, I.M.D., Marchant, J.H., Musgrove, A.J., Newson, S.E., Noble, D.G., Rehfisch, M.M. & Thewlis, R.M. 2006. Coverage of designated sites in England by BTO bird monitoring schemes: a review to 2005. Research Report no. 429. ISBN: 978-1-906204-16-7 156pp £15.00 Download Report (PDF)
Freckleton, R.P., Noble, D. & Webb, T. 2006. Distributions of habitat suitability and the abundance-occupancy relationship. American Naturalist 167 : 260-275 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1086/498655)
Newson, S.E. & Noble, D.G. 2006. The production of population trends for UK mammals using BBS Mammal Data: 1995-2004 update. Research Report no. 428. ISBN: 1-904870-54-6 67pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Banks, A.N., Noble, D.G. & Rehfisch, M.M. 2005. Thames Water overwintering and breeding bird indicators: feasibility study. Research Report no. 379. ISBN: 978-1-906204-12-9 30pp £2.50 Download Report (PDF)
Eaton, M.A., Gregory, R.D., Noble, D.G., Robinson, J.A., Hughes, J., Procter, D., Brown, A.F. & Gibbons, D.W. 2005. Regional IUCN red listing: the process as applied to birds in the United Kingdom. Conservation Biology 19 : 1 557-1 570 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2005.00213.x)
Freckleton, R.P., Gill, J.A., Noble, D. & Watkinson, A.R. 2005. Large-scale population dynamics, abundance-occupancy relationships and the scaling from local to regional population size. Journal of Animal Ecology 74 : 353-364 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2005.00931.x)
Fuller, R.J., Noble, D.G., Smith, K.W. & Vanhinsbergh, D. 2005. Recent declines in populations of woodland birds in Britain: a review of possible causes. British Birds 98 : 116-143
Gillings, S., Newson, S.E., Noble, D.G. & Vickery J.A. 2005. Winter availability of cereal stubbles attracts declining farmland birds and positively influences breeding population trends. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 272 : 733-739 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1098/rspb.2004.3010)
Gregory, R.D., van Strien, A., Vorisek, P., Meyling, A.W.G., Noble, D.G., Foppen, R.P.B. & Gibbons, D.W. 2005. Developing indicators for European birds. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 360 : 269-288 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2004.1602)
Newson, S. & Noble, D. 2005. Analyses of Breeding Bird Survey mammal data 1995-2002. Research Report no. 367. ISBN: 1-901870-12-0 48pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E. & Noble, D.G. 2005. The production of population trends for UK mammals using BBS mammal data: 1995-2003 update. Research Report no. 404. ISBN: 1-904870-40-6 53pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E. & Noble, D.G. 2005. Waterways Breeding Bird Survey: preliminary analyses of mammal data 1998-2003. Research Report no. 405. ISBN: 1-904870-41-4 62pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E., Woodburn, R., Noble, D.G., Baillie, S.R. & Gregory, D.G. 2005. Evaluating the Breeding Bird Survey for producing national population size and density estimates. Bird Study 52 : 42-54 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1080/00063650509461373)
Noble, D.G., Carter, P., Harris, S., Leech, D., Poulton, S. & Shearer, G. 2005. Winter mammal monitoring - a pilot study. Research Report no. 410. ISBN: 1-904870-45-7 163pp £15.00 Download Report (PDF)
Roelofs, W., Crocker, D.R., Shore, R.F., Moore, D.R.J., Smith, G.C., Akcakaya, H.R., Bennett, R.S., Chapman, P.F., Clook, M., Crane, M., Dewhurst, I.C., Edwards, P.J., Fairbrother, A., Ferson, S., Fischer, D., Hart, A.D.M., Holmes, M., Hooper, M.J., Lavine, M., Leopold, A., Luttik, R., Mineau, P., Mortenson, S.R., Noble, D.G., O'Connor, R.J., Sibly, R.M., Spendiff, M., Springer, T.A., Thompson, H.M. &Topping, C. 2005. Case Study Part 2: Probabilistic modelling of long-term effects of pesticides on individual breeding success in birds and mammals. Ecotoxicology 14 : 895-923 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1007/s10646-005-0035-3)
Shore, R.F,, Crocker, D.R., Akcakaya, H.R., Bennett, R.S., Chapman, P.F., Clook, M., Crane, M., Dewhurst, I.C., Edwards, P.J., Fairbrother, A., Ferson, S., Fischer, D., Hart, A.D.M., Holmes, M., Hooper, M.J., Lavine, M., Leopold, A., Luttik, R., Mineau, P., Moore, D.R.J., Mortenson, S.R., Noble, D.G., O'Connor, R.J., Roelofs, W., Sibly, R.M., Smith, G.C., Spendiff, M., Springer, T.A., Thompson, H.M. & Topping, C. 2005. Case study part 1: how to calculate appropriate deterministic long-term toxicity to exposure ratios (TERs) for birds and mammals. Ecotoxicology 14 : 877-893 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1007/s10646-005-0034-4)
Chamberlain, D., Gough, S., Vaughan, H., Appleton, G., Freeman, S., Toms, M., Vickery, J. & Noble, D. 2004. The London Bird Project. Research Report no. 384. ISBN: 1-904870-18-X 190pp £15.00 Download Report (PDF)
Gregory, R.D., Noble, D.G. & Custance, J. 2004. The state of play of farmland birds: population trends and conservation status of lowland farmland birds in the United Kingdom. Ibis 146 : 1-13 View at journal website (DOI: 10.1111/j.1474-919X.2004.00358.x)
Newson, S.E., Crowe, O. & Noble, D.G. 2004. Scoping study on integrating Countryside Bird Survey and breeding Bird Survey data to generate All-Ireland trends. Research Report no. 376. ISBN: 1-904870-47-3 34pp £2.50 Download Report (PDF)
Newson, S.E., Noble, D.G. & Eaton, M.A. 2004. Preliminary BBS-based habitat specific indicators for wild bird populations 1994-2002. Research Report no. 368. ISBN: 1-904870-83-X 42pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Noble, D.G., Newson, S.E. & Joys, A.C. 2004. Investigation of methods for producing joint CBC-BBS trends. Research Report no. 377. ISBN: 1-904870-27-9 70pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Freeman, S.N., Noble, D.G., Newson, S.E. & Baillie, S.R. 2003. Importance of geographical location and local habitat features for species abundance: analyses using BBS data. Research Report no. 320. ISBN: 1-904870-26-0 76pp £10.00 Download Report (PDF)
Joys, A.C., Noble, D.G. & Baillie, S.R. 2003. Evaluation of species coverage and precision using the BBS indexing method. Research Report no. 317. ISBN: 1-904870-24-4 70pp £5.00 Download Report (PDF)
Marchant, J.H. & Noble, D.G. 2003. Waterways Breeding Bird Survey: progress report for 2001-2002. Research Report no. 322. 42pp Download Report (PDF)