Cassidy  Peterson

PhD Student

Email: [[cpeterson]]
Phone: (804) 684-7370
Office: FSL 130
Department: Fisheries
Advisor: Robert Latour

Education

M.S. Marine Science, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary (2016)

B.S. Marine Science & Mathematics, University of New England (2013)

Research Interests

I am broadly interested in the quantitative analysis of shark population/community dynamics and management. 

CV

Dr. Robert Latour

Shark Program

Multispecies Research Group facebook page

Publications

Peterson CD. Belcher CN. Bethea DM. Driggers III WB. Frazier BS. Latour RJ. (2017) Preliminary recovery of coastal sharks in the south-east United States. Fish and Fisheries. 18(5): 845-859.  https://doi.org/10.1111/faf.12210

Peterson CD. Gartland J. Latour RJ. (2017) Novel use of hook timers to quantify changing catchability over soak time in longline surveys. Fisheries Research. 194: 99-111.  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fishres.2017.05.010 

Peterson CD. Parsons KT. Bethea DM. Driggers, III WB. Latour RJ. (2017) Community interactions and density dependence in the southeast United States coastal shark complex. Marine Ecology Progress Series. 579: 81-96.  https://doi.org/10.3354/meps12288