• Drivers of hibernation in the brown bear 

      Evans, Alina; Singh, Navinder J.; Friebe, Andrea; Arnemo, Jon Martin; Laske, Timothy; Fröbert, O.; Swenson, Jon; Blanc, S (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Background: Hibernation has been a key area of research for several decades, essentially in small mammals in the laboratory, yet we know very little about what triggers or ends it in the wild. Do climatic factors, an ...
    • Factors affecting date of implantation, parturition, and den entry estimated from activity and body temperature in free-ranging brown bears 

      Friebe, Andrea; Evans, Alina; Arnemo, Jon Martin; Blanc, Stephane; Brunberg, Sven; Fleissner, Günther; Swenson, Jon; Zedrosser, Andreas (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
    • Physiological reactions to capture in hibernating brown bears 

      Evans, Alina; Singh, Navinder J.; Fuchs, Boris; Blanc, Stéphane; Friebe, Andrea; Laske, Timothy; Fröbert, Ole; Swenson, Jon; Arnemo, Jon Martin (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
    • Regulated hunting re-shapes the life history of brown bears 

      Bischof, Richard; Bonenfant, Christophe; Rivrud, Inger Maren; Zedrosser, Andreas; Friebe, Andrea; Coulson, Tim; Mysterud, Atle; Swenson, Jon (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Management of large carnivores is among the most controversial topics in natural resource administration. Regulated hunting is a centrepiece of many carnivore management programmes and, although a number of hunting effects ...
    • Room without a view - Den excavation in relation to body size in Brown bears 

      Shiratsuru, Shotaro; Friebe, Andrea; Swenson, Jon; Zedrosser, Andreas (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Hibernation is an adaptive strategy to survive harsh winter conditions and food shortage. The use of well-insulated winter dens helps animals minimize energy loss during hibernation. Brown bears (Ursus arctos) commonly use ...