Susannah Buchan
Susannah BuchanPhD en Oceanografía
Líneas de investigación:
Ecología pelágica; ecología y distribución de ballenas en la Patagonia chilena (sur de Chile) y el Archipiélago Humboldt (norte de Chile); monitoreo acústico pasivo de bajas frecuencias; análisis bioacústico.

E-mail:
sbuchan@udec.cl

Casilla: 
160-C

Office of Naval Research “Whales in Estuaries: Glider surveys and fixed timeseries for explaining distribution”. Código: N00014-17-2606. 2017-2020.

CONICYT Programa de Fortalecimiento Regional “Coastal Island of northern Chile: a biological diversity hotspot”. Grant number: R16A10003 “Programa Regional de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica” CONICyT. 2017-2020.

International Whaling Commission Southern Ocean Research Partnership “A Standardized Analytical Framework for robustly detecting trend in Passive Acoustic data: A long-term, circumpolar comparison of call densities of Antarctic blue and fin whales”. 2019-2020.

Subsecretaria de Pesca y Acuicultura FIPA N°2018-43 ID N°4728-50-LQ18 “Determinación del Estado Poblacional en las Reservas Marinas Isla Chañaral e Isla Choros y Damas, de las Especies Delfín Nariz de Botella, Chungungo Pingüino de Humboldt y Cetáceos”. 2019.

Licitación Pública Ministerio del Medio Ambiente “Elaboración de una Guía Técnica para la Evaluación de Impacto por Ruido Subacuático”. Codigo: 608897-55-LE18. 2018

World Wildlife Fund “Towards a diagnosis of ocean noise and a real-time acoustic alert system for blue whales in the Corcovado Gulf”. 2018.

CONICYT Program de Cooperacion Internacional “Strengthening national technical capacity and an international collaborative network in the field of bioacoustics and applied signal processing”. Código: REDES170133. 2018.

Office of Naval Research Global “Diarization Applied to Detection and Classification of Large Whale Species, Regional Dialects and Individuals”. Grant number: N62909-17-1-2013. 2017-2018.

Chilean Council of Science and Technology (CONICyT) Program of International Cooperation, “Bioacoustic Research in Latin America” 2017-2018.

AZFP Young Scientist Award “Understanding baleen whale prey fields around the Isla Chañaral Marine Reserve, northern Chile”. ASL Environmental Science. 2017.

COPAS Sur-Austral Postdoctoral Researcher Fellowship: “Ecology and acoustics of blue whales in Chilean Patagonia”. Funded by CONICYT “Programa de Financiamiento Basal” Project PFB31. 2015.

Schall E., Di Iorio L., Berchok C., Filún D., Bedriñana-Romano L., Buchan S.J., Van Opzeeland I., Sears R., Hucke-Gaete R. Accepted. Visual and passive acoustic observations of blue whale trios from two distinct populations. Journal of Marine Mammal Science.

Buchan S.J., Gutierrez L., Balcazar-Cabrera N., Stafford K.M. 2019. Seasonal occurrence of fin whale song off Juan Fernandez, Chile. Endangered Species Research, 39: 135-145. DOI: 10.3354/esr00956

Buchan S.J., Mahu R., Wuth J., Balcazar-Cabrera N., Gutierrez L., Neira S., Becerra Yoma N. 2019. An unsupervised Hidden Markov Model-Based system for the detection and classification of blue whale vocalizations off Chile. Bioacoustics. DOI: 10.1080/09524622.2018.1563758

Jacobs E., Duffy M., Magolam J., Galletti-Vernazzani B., Cabrera E., Landea R., Buchan S., Sayigh L. 2019. First Acoustic Recording of Critically Endangered Eastern South Pacific Southern Right Whales (Eubalaena australis). Marine Mammal Science, 35(1): 284-289. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12519

Buchan S.J., Hucke-Gaete R., Stafford K.M., Clark C.W. 2018. Occasional acoustic presence of Antarctic blue whales on a feeding ground in southern Chile. Marine Mammal Science, 34(1): 220-228. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12441

Buchan S.J. and Quiñones R. 2016. First insights into the oceanographic characteristics of a blue whale feeding ground in Northern Patagonia, Chile. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 554: 183–199. DOI: 10.3354/meps11762

Buchan, S.J., Stafford K. M., Hucke-Gaete, R. 2015. Seasonal occurrence of southeast Pacific blue whale songs in southern Chile and the eastern tropical Pacific. Marine Mammal Science, 31(2): 440-458. DOI: 10.1111/mms.12173

Buchan, S.J., Hucke-Gaete, R., Rendell, L., Stafford, K.M. 2014. A new song recorded from blue whales in the Corcovado Gulf, Southern Chile, and an acoustic link to the Eastern Tropical Pacific. Endangered Species Research 23: 241-252. DOI: 10.3354/esr00566

Buchan, S.J., Rendell, L. E., Hucke-Gaete, R., 2010. Preliminary recordings of blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) vocalizations in the Gulf of Corcovado, northern Patagonia, Chile. Marine Mammal Science, 26(2): 451-459. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-7692.2009.00338.x