Joël Bêty

Professor,
Université du Québec à Rimouski

Département de Biologie, Chimie et Géographie
Tel: 418 723-1986, poste 1701
E-mail: joel_bety@uqar.ca
Institution page



Education
  • Postdoc, Simon Fraser University, 2004
  • Postdoc, University of New Brunswick, 2003
  • PhD, Memorial Université Laval, 2001
  • BSc, Université de Sherbrooke, 1995


Research
  • Ecology of terrestrial animal communities and animal reproduction strategy
  • Impact of climate change on the avian fauna and the trophic dynamic of the arctic tundra
  • Migration and reproduction of arctic birds
Particularly interested in ecology of terrestrial animal communities and animal reproduction strategies. Is conducting studies on the impact of climate change on avian fauna and the trophic dynamics of the arctic tundra, and studying the migration and reproduction of arctic birds (geese, ducks and shorebirds)

Prizes and honours
Radio-Canada's 2010 Scientist of the Year (2010)


QCBS students
Mylène Dufour, M.Sc.
(Start: 2015, End: 2017)
Other (co-)supervisor: Philippe Archambault
Thesis title: Répartiton spatiale des proies d'eiders à duvet à East Bay (Île Southampton, Nunavut)
Maya Longpre-Croteau, M.Sc.
(Start: 2016, End: 2018)

Other (co-)supervisor: Marc-André Villard, UQAR
Thesis title: The influence of landscape structure on the selection of a breeding territory by forest songbirds
Previous students (since 2009)
Arnaud Tarroux, Ph.D.
(Start: 2005, End: 2011)
Other (co-)supervisor: Joël Bêty
Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Dominique Berteaux
Thesis title: Utilisation de l’espace et des ressources chez un carnivore terrestre de l’Arctique : le renard polaire
Elise Bolduc, M.Sc.
(Start: 2007, End: 2013)
Other (co-)supervisor: Joël Bêty
Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Christopher Buddle
Thesis title: Arthropod biomass in Arctic food-webs
Marie-Jeanne Rioux, M.Sc.
(Start: 2012, End: 2014)

Other (co-)supervisor: Joël Bêty
Other QCBS (co-)supervisor: Dominique Berteaux
Thesis title: Spatial winter dynamics in arctic fox pairs at Bylot Island
Courses
BIO 250 94 - Biologie des populations et des communautés (NA)
BIO 532 94 - Écologie comportementale (NA)
BCG 100 13 - Phénologie des processus d\'écosystèmes (Fall / Automne)
BIO 389 02 - Activité de synthèse en écologie de la faune et de ses habitats (Fall / Automne)

Publications
88- Long-term phenological shifts in migration and breeding-area residency in eastern North American raptors
Therrien J., Lecomte N., Zgirski T., Jaffré M., Beardsell A., Goodrich L.J., Bêty J., Franke A., Zlonis E., Bildstein K.L.
2017 Auk (Date Added: 2017-10-03)

87- Predator-mediated negative effects of overabundant snow geese on arctic-nesting shorebirds
Lamarre J., Legagneux P., Gauthier G., Reed E.T., Bêty J.
2017 Ecosphere (Date Added: 2017-06-14)

86- Variability in stable isotopes of snowy owl feathers and contribution of marine resources to their winter diet
Robillard A., Gauthier G., Therrien J., Fitzgerald G., Provencher J.F., Bêty J.
2017 Journal of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2017-06-03)

85- Hidden survival heterogeneity of three Common eider populations in response to climate fluctuations
Guery, L., Descamps, S., Pradel, R., Hanssen, S.A., Erikstad, K.E., Gabrielsen, G.W., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J.
2017 The Journal of Animal Ecology (Date Added: 2017-02-05)

84- Linking pre-laying energy allocation and timing of breeding in a migratory arctic raptor
Lamarre, V., Franke, A., Love, O.P., Legagneux, P., Bety, J.
2017 Oecologia (Date Added: 2017-02-05)

83- Unexpected diversity in socially synchronized rhythms of shorebirds
Bulla, M., Valcu, M., Dokter, A.M., Dondua, A.G., Kosztolanyi, A., Rutten, A.L., Helm, B., Sandercock, B.K., Casler, B., Ens, B.J., Spiegel, C.S., Hassell, C.J., Kupper, C., Minton, C., Burgas, D., Lank, D.B., Payer, D.C., Loktionov, E.Y., Nol, E., Kwon, E., Smith, F., Gates, H.R., Vitnerova, H., Pruter, H., Johnson, J.A., St Clair, J.J.H., Lamarre, J.-F., Rausch, J., Reneerkens, J., Conklin, J.R., Burger, J., Liebezeit, J., Bety, J., Coleman, J.T., Figuerola, J., Hooijmeijer, J.C.E.W., Alves, J.A., Smith, J.A.M., Weidinger, K., Koivula, K., Gosbell, K., Exo, K.-M., Niles, L., Koloski, L., McKinnon, L., Praus, L., Klaassen, M., Giroux, M.-A., Sladecek, M., Boldenow, M.L., Goldstein, M.I., Salek, M., Senner, N., Ronka, N., Lecomte, N., Gilg, O., Vincze, O., Johnson, O.W., Smith, P.A., Woodard, P.F., Tomkovich, P.S., Battley, P.F., Bentzen, R., Lanctot, R.B., Porter, R., Saalfeld, S.T., Freeman, S., Brown, S.C., Yezerinac, S., Szekely, T., Montalvo, T., Piersma, T., Loverti, V., Pakanen, V.-M., Tijsen, W., Kempenaers, B.
2016 Nature (Date Added: 2016-12-20)

81- Is it safe to nest near conspicuous neighbours? Spatial patterns in predation risk associated with the density of American Golden-Plover nests
Giroux, M.-A., Trottier-Paquet, M., Bêty, J., Lamarre, V., Lecomte, N.
2016 PeerJ (Date Added: 2016-12-05)

80- Effects of geolocators on hatching success, return rates, breeding movements, and change in body mass in 16 species of Arctic-breeding shorebirds
Weiser, E.L., Lanctot, R.B., Brown, S.C., Alves, J.A., Battley, P.F., Bentzen, R., Bêty, J., Bishop, M.A., Boldenow, M., Bollache, L., Casler, B., Christie, M., Coleman, J.T., Conklin, J.R., English, W.B., Gates, H.R., Gilg, O., Giroux, M.-A., Gosbell, K., Hassell, C., Helmericks, J., Johnson, A., Katrinardottir, B., Koivula, K., Kwon, E., Lamarre, J.-F., Lang, J., Lank, D.B., Lecomte, N., Liebezeit, J., Loverti, V., McKinnon, L., Minton, C., Mizrahi, D., Nol, E., Pakanen, V.-M., Perz, J., Porter, R., Rausch, J., Reneerkens, J., Ronka, N., Saalfeld, S., Senner, N., Sittler, B., Smith, P.A., Sowl, K., Taylor, A., Ward, D.H., Yezerinac, S., Sandercock, B.K.
2016 Movement Ecology (Date Added: 2016-12-05)

79- Nest site characteristics, patterns of nest reuse, and reproductive output in an Arctic-nesting raptor, the Rough-legged Hawk
Beardsell, A., Gauthier, G., Therrien, J.-F., Bêty, J.
2016 The Auk (Date Added: 2016-10-04)

78- Pulsed resources at tundra breeding sites affect winter irruptions at temperate latitudes of a top predator, the snowy owl
Robillard, A., Therrien, J.F., Gauthier, G., Clark, K.M., Bêty, J.
2016 Oecologia (Date Added: 2016-10-04)

77- Energetic Physiology Mediates Individual Optimization of Breeding Phenology in a Migratory Arctic Seabird
Hennin, H.L., Bêty, J., Legagneux, P., Gilchrist, H.G., Williams, T.D., Love, O.P.
2016 The American Naturalist (Date Added: 2016-10-04)

76- Unpredictable perturbation reduces breeding propensity regardless of pre-laying reproductive readiness in a partial capital breeder
Legagneux, P., Hennin, H.L., Gilchrist, H.G., Williams, T.D., Love, O.P., Bêty, J.
2016 Journal of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2016-07-22)

75- Spatio-temporal hotspots of satellite-tracked arctic foxes reveal a large detection range in a mammalian predator
Lai, S., Bety, J., Berteaux, D.
2015 Movement Ecology (Date Added: 2016-07-22)

74- Feather corticosterone reveals effect of moulting conditions in the autumn on subsequent reproductive output and survival in an Arctic migratory bird
Harms, N.J., Legagneux, P., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J., Love, O.P., Forbes, M.R., Bortolotti, G.R., Soos, C.
2015 Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (Date Added: 2016-07-22)

73-Physiological mechanisms mediating energetics in diving seaducks
Hennin, H.L., Berlin, A.M., Bety, J., Gilchrist, H.G., Forbes, M.R., Love, O.P.
2015 Integrative And Comparative Biology ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

72-Preparatory energetic management in a pre-breeding seaduck
Hennin, H.L., Legagneux, P., Bety, J., Williams, T.D., Gilchrist, H.G., Baker, T.M., Love, O.P.
2015 Integrative And Comparative Biology ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

71- Is pre-breeding prospecting behaviour affected by snow cover in the irruptive snowy owl? A test using state-space modelling and environmental data annotated via Movebank
Therrien, J.-F., Pinaud, D., Gauthier, G., Lecomte, N., Bildstein, K.L., Bety, J.
2015 Movement ecology (Date Added: 2016-04-05)

70- Sources of diel variation in energetic physiology in an Arctic-breeding, diving seaduck
Steenweg, R.J., Hennin, H.L., Bety, J., Gilchrist, H.G., Williams, T.D., Crossin, G.T., Love, O.P.
2015 General And Comparative Endocrinology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

69- Top-down vs. bottom-up drivers of recruitment in a key marine invertebrate: investigating early life stages of snow crab
Emond, K., Sainte-Marie, B., Galbraith, P.S., Bety, J.
2015 Ices Journal Of Marine Science (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

68- Pre-breeding energetic management in a mixed-strategy breeder
Hennin, H.L., Legagneux, P., Bety, J., Williams, T.D., Gilchrist, H.G., Baker, T.M., Love, O.P.
2015 Oecologia (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

67- Écologie de la reproduction du harfang des neiges dans l’Arctique canadien
Therrien, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Robillard, A., and Bêty, J.
2014 Naturaliste Canadien (Date Added: 2016-06-22)

66- Écologie de la reproduction du faucon pèlerin au Nunavut
Jaffré, M., Franke, A., Anctil, A., Galipeau, P., Hedlin, E., Lamarre, V., L'Hérault, V., Nikolaiczuk, L., Peck, K., Robinson, B., and Bêty, J.
2014 Naturaliste Canadien (Date Added: 2016-06-22)

65- Erratum to: Contribution of allochthonous resources to breeding in a high-arctic avian predator [Polar Biol, 37, 2014 (193-203), 10.1007/s00300-013-1423-4]
Julien, J.-R., Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Guy Morrison, R.I., Therrien, J.-F., Bêty, J.
2014 Polar Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

63- Contribution of allochthonous resources to breeding in a high-arctic avian predator
Julien, J.-R., Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Morrison, R.I.G., Therrien, J.-F., Bety, J.
2014 Polar Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

62- No selection on immunological markers in response to a highly virulent pathogen in an Arctic breeding bird
Legagneux, P., Berzins, L.L., Forbes, M., Harms, N.J., Hennin, H.L., Bourgeon, S., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J., Soos, C., Love, O.P., Foster, J.T., Descamps, S., Burness, G.
2014 Evolutionary Applications (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

61- First evidence of bryophyte diaspores in the plumage of transequatorial migrant birds
Lewis, L.R., Behling, E., Gousse, H., Qian, E., Elphick, C.S., Lamarre, J.-F., Bety, J., Liebezeit, J., Rozzi, R., Goffinet, B.
2014 Peerj (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

60- Irruptive movements and breeding dispersal of snowy owls: a specialized predator exploiting a pulsed resource
Therrien, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Pinaud, D., Bety, J.
2014 Journal Of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

59- Predation pressure by avian predators suggests summer limitation of small-mammal populations in the Canadian Arctic
Therrien, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Korpimaki, E., Bety, J.
2014 Ecology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

58- Fading indirect effects in a warming arctic tundra
Bety, J., Graham-Sauve, M., Legagneux, P., Cadieux, M.-C., Gauthier, G.
2014 Current Zoology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

57- High Risk of Lead Contamination for Scavengers in an Area with High Moose Hunting Success
Legagneux, P., Suffice, P., Messier, J.-S., Lelievre, F., Tremblay, J.A., Maisonneuve, C., Saint-Louis, R., Bety, J.
2014 Plos One (Date Added: 2016-02-29)

56- Predator-mediated interactions between lemmings and shorebirds: A test of the alternative prey hypothesis
McKinnon, L., Berteaux, D., Bety, J.
2014 Auk (Date Added: 2014-11-17)

55- Arctic ecosystem structure and functioning shaped by climate and herbivore body size
Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Lecomte, N., Schmidt, N.M., Reid, D., Cadieux, M.-C., Berteaux, D., Bety, J., Krebs, C.J., Ims, R.A., Yoccoz, N.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Leroux, S.J., Loreau, M., Gravel, D.
2014 Nature Climate Change (Date Added: 2014-05-21)

54-The survival cost of reproductive investment: higher fattening rates lead to increased risk of mortality to a novel disease
Hennin, H.L., Descamps, S., Forbes, M.R., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J., Soos, C., Love, O.P.
2013 Integrative And Comparative Biology ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

53- Long-term monitoring at multiple trophic levels suggests heterogeneity in responses to climate change in the Canadian Arctic tundra
Gauthier, G., Bety, J., Cadieux, M.-C., Legagneux, P., Doiron, M., Chevallier, C., Lai, S., Tarroux, A., Berteaux, D.
2013 Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences (Date Added: 2016-04-05)

51- Does Feather Corticosterone Reflect Individual Quality or External Stress in Arctic-Nesting Migratory Birds?
Legagneux, P., Harms, N.J., Gauthier, G., Chastel, O., Gilchrist, H.G., Bortolotti, G., Bety, J., Soos, C.
2013 Plos One (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

50- Survival Rate Of The Long-Tailed Jaeger At Alert, Ellesmere Island, Nunavut
Julien, J.R., Gauthier, G., Morrison, R.I.G., Bety, J.
2013 Condor (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

49- Effect of neck collars on the body condition of migrating Greater Snow Geese
Legagneux, P., Simard, A.-A., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2013 Journal Of Field Ornithology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

48- Landscape heterogeneity drives intra-population niche variation and reproduction in an arctic top predator
L'Herault, V., Franke, A., Lecomte, N., Alogut, A., Bety, J.
2013 Ecology And Evolution (Date Added: 2013-11-18)

47- Predator-mediated interactions between preferred, alternative and incidental prey in the arctic tundra
McKinnon, L., Berteaux, D., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2013 Oikos (Date Added: 2013-07-04)

46- Terrestrial arthropod abundance and phenology in the Canadian Arctic: modelling resource availability for Arctic-nesting insectivorous birds
Bolduc, E., Casajus, N., Legagneux, P., McKinnon, L., Gilchrist, H.G., Leung, M., Morrison, R.I.G., Reid, D., Smith, P.A., Buddle, C.M., Bety, J.
2013 Canadian Entomologist (Date Added: 2013-04-04)

45-Do state-mediated hormones predict reproductive decisions in Arctic-nesting common eiders?
Hennin, H.L., Bety, J., Gilchrist, H.G., Love, O.P.
2012 Integrative And Comparative Biology ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

44-Timing of breeding, peak food availability, and effects of mismatch on chick growth in birds nesting in the High Arctic
McKinnon, L., Picotin, M., Bolduc, E., Juillet, C., Bety, J.
2012 Canadian Journal Of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

43- Manipulating individual state during migration provides evidence for carry-over effects modulated by environmental conditions
Legagneux, P., Fast, P.L.F., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J.
2012 Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

42- Survival and reproduction of adult snowy owls tracked by satellite
Therrien, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2012 Journal Of Wildlife Management (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

41- Disentangling trophic relationships in a High Arctic tundra ecosystem through food web modeling
Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Berteaux, D., Bety, J., Cadieux, M.-C., Bilodeau, F., Bolduc, E., McKinnon, L., Tarroux, A., Therrien, J.-F., Morissette, L., Krebs, C.J.
2012 Ecology (Date Added: 2012-08-28)

40- The Marine Side of a Terrestrial Carnivore: Intra-Population Variation in Use of Allochthonous Resources by Arctic Foxes
Tarroux, A., Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Berteaux, D.
2012 Plos One (Date Added: 2012-08-17)

39- Benefiting from a migratory prey: spatio-temporal patterns in allochthonous subsidization of an arctic predator
Giroux, M.-A., Berteaux, D., Lecomte, N., Gauthier, G., Szor, G., Bety, J.
2012 Journal Of Animal Ecology (Date Added: 2012-06-12)

38-Diet-tissue discrimination factors of carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes in blood of Snowy Owl (Bubo scandiacus)
Therrien, J.-F., Fitzgerald, G., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2011 Canadian Journal Of Zoology-Revue Canadienne De Zoologie ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

37- Diet-tissue discrimination factors of carbon and nitrogen Stable isotopes in blood of Snowy Owl (Bubo scandiacus)
Therrien, J.-F., Fitzgerald, G., Gauthier, G., Bêty, J.
2011 Canadian Journal of Zoology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

36- Climatic conditions during outward migration affect apparent survival of an arctic top predator, the peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus
Franke, A., Therrien, J.-F., Descamps, S., Bety, J.
2011 Journal Of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

35- Do glucocorticoids in droppings reflect baseline level in birds captured in the wild? A case study in snow geese
Legagneux, P., Gauthier, G., Chastel, O., Picard, G., Bety, J.
2011 General And Comparative Endocrinology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

34- An avian terrestrial predator of the Arctic relies on the marine ecosystem during winter
Therrien, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2011 Journal Of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

33- Individual optimization of reproduction in a long-lived migratory bird: a test of the condition-dependent model of laying date and clutch size
Descamps, S., Bety, J., Love, O.P., Gilchrist, H.G.
2011 Functional Ecology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

32- Avian cholera, post-hatching survival and selection on hatch characteristics in a long-lived bird, the common eider Somateria mollisima
Descamps, S., Forbes, M.R., Gilchrist, H.G., Love, O.P., Bety, J.
2011 Journal Of Avian Biology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

31- Do purely capital layers exist among flying birds? Evidence of exogenous contribution to arctic-nesting common eider eggs
Senechal, E., Bety, J., Gilchrist, H.G., Hobson, K.A., Jamieson, S.E.
2011 Oecologia (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

30- Interactions between lay date, clutch size, and postlaying energetic needs in a capital breeder
Senechal, E., Bety, J., Gilchrist, H.G.
2011 Behavioral Ecology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

29- The tundra food web of Bylot Island in a changing climate and the role of exchanges between ecosystems
Gauthier, G., Berteaux, D., Bety, J., Tarroux, A., Therrien, J.-F., McKinnon, L., Legagneux, P., Cadieux, M.-C.
2011 Ecoscience (Date Added: 2012-02-06)

28-Suitability of Artificial Nests Response
Mckinnon, L., Smith, P.A., Nol, E., Martin, J.L., Doyle, F.I., Abraham, K.F., Gilchrist, H.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Bety, J.
2010 Science ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

27- Detecting population heterogeneity in effects of North Atlantic Oscillations on seabird body condition: get into the rhythm
Descamps, S., Yoccoz, N.G., Gaillard, J.-M., Gilchrist, H.G., Erikstad, K.E., Hanssen, S.A., Cazelles, B., Forbes, M.R., Bety, J.
2010 Oikos (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

26- Pre-laying climatic cues can time reproduction to optimally match offspring hatching and ice conditions in an Arctic marine bird
Love, O.P., Gilchrist, H.G., Descamps, S., Semeniuk, C.A.D., Bety, J.
2010 Oecologia (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

25- Climate, trophic interactions, density dependence and carry-over effects on the population productivity of a migratory Arctic herbivorous bird
Morrissette, M., Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Reed, A., Lefebvre, J.
2010 Oikos (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

24- Response
McKlnnon, L., Smith, P.A., Nol, E., Martin, J.L., Doyle, F.I., Abraham, K.F., Gilchrist, H.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Bêty, J.
2010 Science (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

23- Lower Predation Risk for Migratory Birds at High Latitudes
McKinnon, L., Smith, P.A., Nol, E., Martin, J.L., Doyle, F.I., Abraham, K.F., Gilchrist, H.G., Morrison, R.I.G., Bety, J.
2010 Science (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

22- Sensitivity of stable isotope mixing models to variation in isotopic ratios: evaluating consequences of lipid extraction
Tarroux, A., Ehrich, D., Lecomte, N., Jardine, T.D., Bety, J., Berteaux, D.
2010 Methods In Ecology And Evolution (Date Added: 2012-03-20)

21- Correlation between Sequential Variables: A Reply to Schroeder et al
Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Descamps, S., Giroux, J.-F.
2010 American Naturalist (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

20- Northern nomads: ability for extensive movements in adult arctic foxes
Tarroux, A., Berteaux, D., Bety, J.
2010 Polar Biology (Date Added: 2011-04-12)

19- Using life-histories to predict and interpret variability in yolk hormones
Love, O.P., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J., Wynne-Edwards, K.E., Berzins, L., Williams, T.D.
2009 General And Comparative Endocrinology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

18- Effect of camera monitoring on survival rates of High-Arctic shorebird nests
McKinnon, L., Bety, J.
2009 Journal Of Field Ornithology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

17- Costs of reproduction in a long-lived bird: large clutch size is associated with low survival in the presence of a highly virulent disease
Descamps, S., Gilchrist, H.G., Bety, J., Buttler, E.I., Forbes, M.R.
2009 Biology Letters (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

16- Hoarding of pulsed resources: Temporal variations in egg-caching by arctic fox
Careau, V., Lecomte, N., Bety, J., Giroux, J.-F., Gauthier, G., Berteaux, D.
2008 Ecoscience (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

15- Uneven rates of landscape change as a source of bias in roadside wildlife surveys
Betts, M.G., Mitchell, D., Dlamond, A.W., Bety, J.
2007 Journal Of Wildlife Management (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

14-Diet change inferred from stable-isotopes in springstaging Greater Snow Geese
Gauthier, G., Hobson, K., Bety, J.
2006 Journal Of Ornithology ( Date Added: 2016-04-05)

13- Gosling growth and survival in relation to brood movements in Greater Snow Geese (Chen caerulescens atlantica)
Mainguy, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.-F., Bety, J.
2006 Auk (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

12- Are abdominal profiles useful to assess body condition of spring staging Greater Snow Geese?
Feret, M., Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F., Picard, G.
2005 Condor (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

11- Individual variation in timing of migration: causes and reproductive consequences in greater snow geese (Anser caerulescens atlanticus)
Bety, J., Giroux, J.F., Gauthier, G.
2004 Behavioral Ecology And Sociobiology (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

10- Are greater snow geese capital breeders? New evidence from a stable-isotope model
Gauthier, G., Bety, J., Hobson, K.A.
2003 Ecology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

9- Effects of collar-attached transmitters on behaviour, pair bond and breeding success of snow geese Anser caerulescens atlanticus
Demers, F., Giroux, J.F., Gauthier, G., Bety, J.
2003 Wildlife Biology (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

8- Body condition, migration, and timing of reproduction in snow geese: A test of the condition-dependent model of optimal clutch size
Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F.
2003 American Naturalist (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

7- Molt migration in relation to breeding success in greater snow geese
Reed, E.T., Bety, J., Mainguy, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F.
2003 Arctic (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

6- Trophic interactions in a high Arctic snow goose colony
Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F., Bety, J., Rochefort, L.
2002 Integrative And Comparative Biology (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

5- Shared predators and indirect trophic interactions: lemming cycles and arctic-nesting geese
Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Korpimaki, E., Giroux, J.F.
2002 Journal Of Animal Ecology (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

4- Are body condition and reproductive effort of laying Greater Snow Geese affected by the spring hunt?
Mainguy, J., Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F.
2002 Condor (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

3- Effects of nest visits on predator activity and predation rate in a Greater Snow Goose colony
Bety, J., Gauthier, G.
2001 Journal Of Field Ornithology (Date Added: 2016-03-17)

2- Are goose nesting success and lemming cycles linked? Interplay between nest density and predators
Bety, J., Gauthier, G., Giroux, J.F., Korpimaki, E.
2001 Oikos (Date Added: 2012-03-07)

1- Multiple paternity in meadow voles (Microtus pennsylvanicus): investigating the role of the female
Berteaux, D., Bety, J., Rengifo, E., Bergeron, J.M.
1999 Behavioral Ecology And Sociobiology (Date Added: 2011-04-12)