Publications

Andre Raine

Scientific Publications

RAINE, A.F., ANDERSON, T., VYNNE, M., DRISKILL, S., RAINE, H. & J. ADAMS.  In press.  Post-release survival of fallout Newell’s Shearwater fledglings from a rescue and rehabilitation program on Kauaʻi, Hawai‘i. Endangered Species Research.

RAINE, A.F., ANDERSON, T., DRISKILL, S., & T. TIPPIN. 2020. Assessing the breeding phenology of the White-tailed Tropicbird Phaethon lepturus dorotheae on the island of Kaua’i, Hawai’i, using fledgling fallout data. Marine Ornithology. 48:23-26.

RAINE, A.F., DRISKILL, S., VYNNE, M., HARVEY, D. & K. PIAS. 2020. Managing the Effects of Introduced Predators on Hawaiian Endangered Seabirds. Journal of Wildlife Management. 84(3):425-435.

TAYLOR, R.S., COLTON, M., BEARD, A., BIRT, T., DEANE-COE, P., RAINE, A.F., GONZALEZ-SOLIS, J., LOUGHLEED, S.C. & V.L. FRIESEN. 2019. Cryptic species and independent origins of allochronic populations within a seabird species complex (Hydrobates spp.). Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 139: 106552.

RODRIGUEZ, A., ARCOS, J.M., BRETAGNOLLE, V., DIAS, M.P., HOLMES, N.D., LOUZAO, M., PROVENCHER, J., RAINE, A.F. et al. 2019. Future directions in conservation research on petrels and shearwaters. Frontiers in Marine Science. 6:94.

RAINE, A.F., VYNNE, M., & S. DRISKILL. 2019. The impact of an introduced avian predator, the Barn Owl Tyto alba, on Hawaiian seabirds. Marine Ornithology. 47:33-38.

MORRA, K.E., CHIKARAISHI, Y., GANDHI, H., JAMES, H.F., ROSSMAN, S., WILEY, A.E., RAINE, A.F., BECK, J. & P.H. OSTROM.  2019.  Trophic declines and decadal-scale foraging segregation in three pelagic seabirds. Oecologia 189(2): 395-406.

HOLMES, N.D., SPATZ, D.R., OPPEL, S., TERSHY, B., CROLL, D.A., KEITT, B., RAINE, A.F. et al. 2019. Globally important islands where eradicating invasive mammals will benefit highly threatened vertebrates. PloS one, 14(3).

RAYNER, M.J., BAIRD, K.A., BIRD, J., CRANWELL, S, RAINE AF, MAUL, B., KURI, J., ZHANG, J. and C.P. GASKIN.  2020.  Land and sea-based observations and first satellite tracking results support a New Ireland breeding site for the Critically Endangered Beck’s Petrel Pseudobulweria beckii. Bird Conservation International. 30(1):58-74.

TROY, J.R., HOLMES, N.D., VEECH, J.A., RAINE, A. F. & M.C. GREEN. 2017. Habitat suitability modeling for the endangered Hawaiian petrel on Kauai and analysis of predicted habitat overlap with the Newell’s shearwater. Global Ecology and Conservation. 12:131-143.

RODRIGUEZ, A., HOLMES, N.D., RYAN, P.G., WILSON, K.J., FAULQUIER, L., MURILLO, Y., RAINE, A.F. et al.  2017.  Seabird mortality induced by land‐based artificial lights. Conservation Biology. 31(5):986-1001.

RAINE, A.F., HOLMES, N.D., TRAVERS, M., COOPER, B.A. & R.H. Day. 2017. Declining population trends of Hawaiian Petrel and Newell’s Shearwater on the island of Kaua ‘i, Hawaii, USA. The Condor. 119(3):405-415.

RAINE, A.F., McFARLAND, B., BOONE, M., & N. BANFIELD. 2017. An Updated Avifauna of Moku‘ae‘ae Rock Islet, Kaua‘i.  Pacific Science. 71(1): 67-76.

RAINE, A.F., BOONE, M., McKOWN, M. & N. HOLMES. 2017. The breeding phenology and distribution of the Band-rumped Storm-petrel Oceanodroma castro on Kaua’i and Lehua Islet, Hawaiian Islands. Marine Ornithology, 45:73-82.

KAIN, E.C., LAVERS, J.L., BERG, C.J., RAINE, A.F., & A.L. BOND. 2016. Plastic ingestion by Newell’s (Puffinus newelli) and wedge-tailed shearwaters (Ardenna pacifica) in Hawaii. Environmental Science and Pollution Research23(23): 23951-23958.

RAINE, A.F., GAUCI, M. & N. BARBARA.  2015.  Illegal hunting in the Maltese islands – an international perspective. Oryx 50(4): 597-605.

RAINE, A.F. & B. McFARLAND.  2015.  Feral Honey Bees cause abandonment of endangered Hawaiian Petrel burrow on Kaua’i͘. Elepaio 75(1):1-2.

TROY, J., HOLMES, N.D., VEECH, J.A., RAINE, A.F. & M͘. GREEN͘.  2014͘.  Habitat suitability modelling for the Newell’s Shearwater on Kaua’i͘.  Journal of Fish & Wildlife Management 5(2):315-329.

RAINE, A.F., BORG, J.J., H. RAINE & R.A. PHILLIPS.  2012.  Migration strategies of the Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan.  J of Ornith. 154(2):411-422.

McLOUGHLIN, D.T., BEAUBIER, J.E., SOWTER, D.J., CORSE, C.J., RAINE, A.F., BENSON, C. & D.C. COTTON.  2012.  The biometrics of Twite Carduelis flavirostris in Ireland and Britain.  Ringing & Migration.  27(2):76-82.

OPPEL, S., RAINE, A., BORG, J.J., RAINE, H., BONNAUD, E., BOURGEOIS, K. & A.R. BRETON. 2011.  Is the Yelkouan shearwater Puffinus yelkouan threatened by low adult survival probabilities? Biological Conservation 144: 2255-2263.

RAINE, A.F., BORG, J.J. & H. RAINE.  2011.  First description of post-fledging migration of Maltese Cory’s Shearwaters Calonectris diomedea diomedea. Ringing & Migration 26(2):114-117.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H., BORG, J.J. & A. MEIRINHO.  2011.  Post-fledging dispersal of Maltese Yelkouan Shearwaters Puffinus yelkouan.  Ringing & Migration 26(2):94-100.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H. & J.J. BORG.  2010.  Rafting behaviour of Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan nesting at Rdum tal-Madonna, Malta.  Il-Merill 32: 26-30.

BORG, J.J., RAINE, H. & A.F. RAINE. 2010. Records in Malta of European Storm-petrels Hydrobates pelagicus melitensis during the breeding season away from known breeding sites.  Il-Merill 32: 11-14.

RAINE, A.F. & D CACHIA.  2010.  Observations from a long-established White Wagtail Motacilla alba alba roost in Valletta, Malta. Il-Merill 32: 22-25.

RAINE, A.F., BROWN, A.F., AMANO, T. & W.J. SUTHERLAND.  2009.  Assessing population changes from disparate data sources: the decline of the Twite Carduelis flavirostris in England.  Bird Conservation International 19: 1-16.

RAINE, A.F.  2007.  Breeding bird records from the Tambopata-Candamo Reserve Zone, Madre de Dios, south-east Peru.  Cotinga 28: 53-58.

RAINE, A.F., SOWTER, D.J., BROWN, A.F. & W.J. SUTHERLAND.     2006.  Natal philopatry and local movement patterns of Twite Carduelis flavirostris.  Ringing & Migration 23: 89-94.

RAINE, A.F., SOWTER, D.J., BROWN, A.F. & W.J. SUTHERLAND.     2006.  Migration patterns of two populations of Twite Carduelis flavirostris in Britain.  Ringing & Migration 23:45-52.

RAINE, A.F.  1997.  Hand-rearing an abandoned Cahow (Pterodroma cahow) chick.  Agriculture, Parks and Fisheries Bulletin 6(3): 1-4.

Published Books

RAINE, H. & RAINE A.F.  2020.  Field Guide to the Birds of Hawaii. New York: Scott & Nix, Inc. 176pp.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H., RAINE, J.A. & RAINE, J.A. 2015.  Malta’s Top Ten – A guide to the Island’s Wildlife. Bermuda: Pompano Publications. 141pp.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H., RAINE, J.A. & RAINE, J.A. 2015.  Bermuda Top Ten – field guide to Bermuda’s Wildlife. Bermuda: Pompano Publications. 120pp.

RAINE, A.F.  2012.  A photographic guide to the birds of Malta.  UK: Langford Press. 200pp.

RAINE, A.F., SULTANA, J. & S. GILLINGS.  2009.  Malta Breeding Bird Atlas 2008. Malta: BirdLife Malta. 94pp.

RAINE, A.F.  2003.  Photographic guide to the birds of Bermuda.  London, UK: Macmillan.  146pp.

Selection of Reports

RAINE, A.F., ROTHE, J., DRISKILL, S. & S. ROSSITER.  2020.  Monitoring of Endangered Seabirds in Upper Limahuli Preserve Annual Report 2019.  Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 67pp. Annual reports 2011-2020.

RAINE, A.F., ROTHE, J., DRISKILL, S. & R. KRASA.  2020.  Monitoring of Endangered Seabirds in Hono O Nā Pali Natural Area Reserve (Part II): Pōhākea.  Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 62pp. Annual reports 2011-2020.

RAINE, A.F., ROTHE, J., DRISKILL, S. & S. ROSSITER.  2020.  Monitoring of Endangered Seabirds on Lānaʻi. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 62pp. Annual reports 2015-2020.

RAINE, A.F., ROTHE, J., DRISKILL, S. & S. ROSSITER.  2020.  Seabird monitoring at Kōke’e Air Force Station – 2019 Annual Report. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 10pp. Annual reports 2016-2020.

RAINE, A.F., ROTHE, J. & S. ROSSITER.  2019. Nihoku Ecosystem Restoration Project 2019 Endangered Seabird Translocation Report. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 25pp. Annual reports 2012-2020.

RAINE, A.F., VYNNE, M., DRISKILL, S. & M. MCKOWN. 2019. Using automated acoustic monitoring devices to estimate population sizes of endangered seabird colonies on Kaua’i. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 27pp.

RAINE, A.F., VYNNE, M., DRISKILL, S., TRAVERS, M., FELIS, J. & J. ADAMS. 2017. Study of daily movement patterns of NESH and HAPE in relation to power line collisions. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 64pp. Annual reports 2015-2017.

RAINE, A.F. & N. BANFIELD.  2014.  Auditory Surveys for Endangered Seabirds on Kaua‘I Annual Report 2014. Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project. 46pp.

TRAVERS, M., SHIPLEY, A., DUSCH, M. & A.F. RAINE. 2014.  Underline Monitoring Project – Annual Report 2013.  Kaua’i: Kauai Endangered Seabird Recovery Project͘ 94pp͘

BORG, J.J., RAINE, H., RAINE, A.F. & N. BARBARA. 2010.   Protecting Malta’s wind chaser: The EU LIFE Yelkouan Shearwater Project Report.  Malta: EU LIFE Yelkouan Shearwater Project. 32pp.

RAINE, A.F., SALIBA, G., WEBB, P. & A. TRIBE.  2010.  A survey of trapping sites in Natura 2000 sites, Malta – 2010. Malta: BirdLife Malta.  65pp

RAINE, A.F. & T. TEMUGE.  2010.  Illegal hunting report 2009.  Malta: BirdLife Malta.  75pp

RAINE, A.F. & P. WEBB.  2010.  Farmland Bird Index Report 2010.  Malta: BirdLife Malta.  15pp

RAINE, A.F.  2009.  Monitoring the change in bird populations targeted by trappers in Malta.  Malta: BirdLife Malta. 11pp

RAINE, H., J.J. BORG, RAINE, A.F.  2008.  A report outlining national mechanisms being used to develop the Marine IBA/SPA programmes across Europe with recommendations for Malta.  Malta: BirdLife Malta.  57pp

Helen Raine

Scientific Publications

RAINE, A.F., ANDERSON, T., VYNNE, M., DRISKILL, S., RAINE, H. & J. ADAMS.  In press.  Post-release survival of fallout Newell’s Shearwater fledglings from a rescue and rehabilitation program on Kauaʻi, Hawai‘i. Endangered Species Research.

RAINE, A. F, VYNNE, M., ANDERSON, T., DRISKILL, S., RAINE, H., ADAMS, J. 2018. Pilot Project: Assessing the Effectiveness of the SOS Rehabilitation Program. Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit, University of Hawaii and Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW), State of Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources, Hawaii, USA.

RAINE, A.F., Borg, J.J., H. RAINE & R.A. Phillips. 2012. Migration strategies of the Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan. J of Ornith. 154(2):411-422

Oppel, S., RAINE, A., Borg, J.J., RAINE, H., Bonnaud, E., Bourgeois, K. & A.R. Breton. 2011. Is the Yelkouan shearwater Puffinus yelkouan threatened by low adult survival probabilities? Biological Conservation 144: 2255–2263.

RAINE, A.F., Borg, J.J. & H. RAINE. 2011. First description of post-fledging migration of Maltese Cory’s Shearwaters Calonectris diomedea diomedea. Ringing & Migration 26(2):114-117.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H., Borg, J.J. & A. Meirinho. 2011. Post-fledging dispersal of Maltese Yelkouan Shearwaters Puffinus yelkouan. Ringing & Migration 26(2):94-100.

RAINE, A.F., Borg, J.J. & H. RAINE. 2010. First description of post-fledging migration of Maltese Cory’s Shearwaters Calonectris diomedea diomedea. Ringing & Migration 26(2):114-117.

RAINE, A.F., RAINE, H. & J.J. Borg. 2010. Rafting behaviour of Yelkouan Shearwater Puffinus yelkouan nesting at Rdum tal-Madonna, Malta. Il-Merill 32: 26-30.

Borg, J.J., RAINE, H. & A.F. RAINE. 2010. Records in Malta of European Storm-petrels Hydrobates pelagicus melitensis during the breeding season away from known breeding sites. Il-Merill 32: 11-14.

Books:

RAINE, H. & RAINE A.F.  2020.  Field guide to the birds of Hawaii. New York: Scott & Nix, Inc. 176pp.

RAINE, H.J., RAINE, A.R., RAINE, J.A., RAINE, J. 2018. Malta’s Top 10: A Guide to the Islands’ Wildlife. Pompano Press, Bermuda.

RAINE A.R, , RAINE, H.J.., RAINE, J.A., RAINE, J. 2016. Bermuda’s Top 10: A Guide to the Islands’ Wildlife. Pompano Press, Bermuda. 161pp.

Reports

RAINE,H.J, Reiss, Y.K, Hallman Behnke, J.K. 2017. Kahuamaa Seabird Preserve Management Plan. State of Hawai‘i, Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife. https://dlnr.hawaii.gov/wildlife/files/2018/08/Appendix-A_Kahuamaa_Management_Plan-10-5-17.pdf

(Articles/Popular Press):

Helen is a prolific writer and her work is published in a wide range of magazines  and newspapers including Hana Hou (the Hawaiian Airlines magazine), Earth Island Journal, Birding (the American Birding Association’s magazine), the Times of Malta (Malta’s only English language newspaper), il-Bizzilla (the Air Malta magazine), the Shift News and Pink (Malta’s top women’s magazine).

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