La Rochelle, France
05.46.44.99.10 (7 jours/7)

The team

Pelagis team

Florence Caurant

Co-Director of PELAGIS

Co-Director of the Observatory, Senior Lecturer in Ecology at the University of La Rochelle, in charge of activities related to cetacean mortality.

fcaurant(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 69

Jérôme Spitz

Co-Director of PELAGIS

Co-Director of the Observatory, CNRS researcher, in charge of the general and scientific coordination of the actions and projects of the observatory of marine mammal populations.

jspitz(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 69

Matthieu Authier

Research Engineer

In charge of the analysis and scientific valorisation of Observatory data in the framework of the implementation of the EU Marine Strategy Framework Directive (DCSMM)

matthieu.authier(at)univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 16 49 67 8

Ariane Blanchard

Studies Engineer

In charge of the field coordination of local aerial observation campaigns.

ariane.blanchard(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Tiphaine Chouvelon

Research Engineer

Responsible for collecting and analysing data on top predator prey.

tiphaine.chouvelon(at)univ-lr.fr
 
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Willy Dabin

Studies Engineer

Responsible for the implementation of actions for Pelagis and in particular the coordination of stranding monitoring.

willy.dabin(at)univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Cécile Dars

Studies Engineer

In charge of the acquisition and banking of stranding data.

cecile.dars(at)univ-lr.fr
 
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Fabien Demaret

Studies Engineer

Responsible for the acquisition and banking of data from strandings and in particular for the management of collections of samples.

fdemaret(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Camille Deslias

Studies Engineer

In charge of analyses on fisheries and potential interactions with dolphins.

camille.deslias(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Ghislain Doremus

Studies Engineer

Responsible for the implementation and coordination of monitoring at sea.

ghislain.doremus(at)univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 67

Mathieu Genu

Studies Engineer

Responsible for the development of data flow analysis tools
Development of a library and tools to support data analysis and processing.

mathieu.genu(at)univ-lr.fr+00 33 5 16 49 67 15

Mathilde Huon

Research Engineer

In charge of analyses on seabirds and fishing discards.

mathilde.huon(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Sophie Laran

Research Engineer

In charge of the analysis and scientific valorisation of data from observation campaigns.

sophie.laran(at)univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 16 49 67 15

Bruno Mansoux

Co-Director of PELAGIS

Responsible for the Design and Administration of the Marine Megafauna Information System

bruno.mansoux(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Audrey Mauchamp

Laboratory technician

In charge of laboratory analysis for cetacean biodemography.

audrey.mauchamp(at)univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Eleonore Meheust

Studies Engineer

In charge of database management and quality control of stranding data.

eleonore.meheust(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Paula Méndez Fernandez

Research Engineer

In charge of the acquisition and scientific valorisation of data from the monitoring of contaminants.

paula.mendez_fernandez(at)univ-lr.fr +33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 16 49 67 15

Manon Nivière

Studies Engineer

In charge of the development of spatial analysis tools.

manon.niviere1(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Camille Ollier

PHD

Modelling of cetacean habitat using a combination of acoustic and visual observation data.

camille.ollier(at)univ-lr.fr
 
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

Hélène Peltier

Research Engineer

Research engineer in charge of scientific analysis and valuation work on the causes of cetacean mortality, and more specifically on cetacean catches in fishing gear.

helene.peltier(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 83

Vincent Ridoux

Chercheur, Professeur d’écologie à La Rochelle Université

In charge of the analysis and scientific valorisation of cetacean catch data in fishing gear.

vridoux(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 69

Etienne Rouby

PHD

Anthropogenic impacts on small cetaceans in the Bay of Biscay and the English Channel.

etienne.rouby (at) univ-lr.fr

+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10

 Olivier Van Canneyt

Studies Engineer

Responsible for the overall coordination of data collection systems.

olivier.van-canneyt(at)univ-lr.fr
+33 (0)5 46 44 99 10 / 05 46 50 76 68

Auriane Virgili

Research Engineer

In charge of the spatial analysis of the distribution data of deep-sea diving cetaceans.

auriane.virgili@univ-lr.fr

Tel : 05 46 44 99 10 / 05 16 49 67 20