Sarah Davies

Biologist

Education and awards

B.Sc. Zoology, University of Calgary, 1999

Adv.Dip. Geographic Information Systems (GIS), BCIT, 2003

Key publications

Davies, S.C., Gregr, E. J., Lessard, J., Bartier, P., Wills, P. 2019. Coastal digital elevation models integrating ocean bathymetry and land topography for marine ecological analyses in Pacific Canadian waters. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 3321: vi + 38 p.

 

Dunham, A., Mossman, J., Archer, S., Davies, S., Pegg, J., and Archer, E. 2018. Glass Sponge Reefs in the Strait of Georgia and Howe Sound: Status Assessment and Ecological Monitoring Advice. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2018/010. x + 220 p.

 

Davies, S.C., Bureau, D., Lessard, J., Taylor, S., Gillespie, G.E. 2018. Benthic habitat mapping surveys of eastern Haida Gwaii and the North Coast of British Columbia, 2013-2015. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 3278: vi + 24 p.

 

Dunham, A., Archer, S.K., Davies, S.C., Burke, L.A., Mossman, J., Pegg, J.R., and Archer, E. 2018. Assessing condition and ecological role of deep-water biogenic habitats: Glass sponge reefs in the Salish Sea. Marine Environmental Research.

 

Du Preez, C., Curtis, J.M.R., Davies, S.C., Clarke, M.E., and Fruh, E.L. 2015. Cobb Seamount species inventory. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci.3122: viii + 108 p.

 

Dunham, A., Pegg, J.R., Carolsfeld, W., Davies, S., Murfitt, I., Boutillier, J., 2015. Effects of submarine power transmission cables on a glass sponge reef and associated megafaunal community. Marine Environmental Research. Volume 107, Pages 50-60 

 

Curtis, J.M.R., Du Preez, C., Davies, S.C., Pegg, J., Clarke, M.E., Fruh, E.L.,Morgan, K., Gauthier, S., Gatien, G., and Carolsfeld, W. 2015. 2012 Expedition to Cobb Seamount: Survey methods, data collections, and species observations. Can. Tech. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 3124: xii + 145p.

 

Boutillier, J., Masson, D., Fain, I., Conway, K., Lintern, G, O, M., Davies, S., Mahaux, P., Olsen, N., Nguyen, H. and Rutherford, K. 2013. The extent and nature of exposure to fishery induced remobilized sediment on the Hecate Strait and Queen Charlotte Sound glass sponge reef. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2013/075. viii + 76 p.

 

Curtis, J., Perry, I., Davies, S., O, M. 2013. Proceedings of the Regional Peer Review on the Evaluation of Proposed Ecologically and Biologically Significant Areas in Marine Waters of British Columbia, February 7-8, 2012 Canada. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Proceedings series. 2012/053. v + 46 p.

 

Stanton, L., Lauzier, R., MacConnachie, S., Nield, L., Pollard, S., Heron, J., and Davies, S. 2012. Exploratory surveys and directed studies of Rocky Mountain ridged mussel (Gonidea angulata Lea, 1839) in British Columbia. Can. Manuscr. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 3003: viii + 63 p.

 

Backe, N., S. Davies, K. Conley, G. Kosmider, G. Rasmussen, H. Ibey and K. Ladell. 2011. Race rocks (XwaYeN) proposed marine protected area ecosystem overview and assessment report. Can. Manuscr. Rep. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 2949: ii + 30 p.

 

Davies, S.C., M. O, and J. A. Boutillier. 2011. Recommendations for indicator selection for Endeavour Hydrothermal vents Marine Protected Area. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2011/068. vi + 24p.

 

Davies, S.C., M. O, and J. A. Boutillier. 2011. Recommendations for indicator selection for Sgaan Kinghlas Bowie Seamount Marine Protected Area. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2011/069. vi + 30 p.

 

Lauzier, R., S.C. Davies, J. Heron. 2011. Recovery Potential Assessment for Hotwater Physa (Physella wrighti). DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2011/027. vi + 28 p.

 

Norgard, T., Davies, S., Stanton, L., Gillespie, G. 2010. Evaluation of Survey Methodologies for Monitoring Olympia Oyster (Ostrea lurida Carpenter, 1864) Populations in British Columbia. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2010/006. viii + 56 p.

 

Meyer, G.R., Bower, S.M., Lowe, G., Davies, S. 2008. Resistance of the Manila Clam (Venerupis philippinarum) to infection with Mikrocytos mackini. Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 98 (1):54-57.