Conservation Sciences Student Publications 2017-18

September 9, 2018

Bracey, A., Lisovski, S., Moore, D., McKellar, A., Craig, E., Matteson, S., . . . Cuthbert, F. (2018). Migratory routes and wintering locations of declining inland North American Common Terns. The Auk, 135, 16. doi: 10.1642/AUK-17-210.1

Gable, T.D., S.K. Windels and A. Homkes. 2018. Do wolves hunt fish in spring as food source? Mammalian Biology.91:30-33.

Gable, T.D., S.K. Windels, J.G. Bruggink, and S.M. Barber-Meyer. 2018. Weekly summer diet of gray wolves (Canis lupus) in northeastern Minnesota. American Midland Naturalist 179: 15-27.

Gable, T.D., S.K. Windels. M. Romanski, and F. Rosell. 2018. The forgotten prey of an iconic predator: a review of interactions between grey wolves Canis lupus and beavers Castor spp. Mammal Review 48: 123-138.

Gable, T.D., T. Stanger, S.K. Windels, and J.K. Bump. 2018. Do wolves ambush beavers? Video evidence for higher-order strategies. Ecosphere. e02159.

Gibbs S, Hundt PJ, Egan JP, Tongnunui P, Simons AM (2018) Systematics of the combtooth blenny clade Omobranchus (Blenniidae: Omobranchini), with notes on early life history stages. Zootaxa 4369(2)

Glisson, W. J., C. K. Wagner, S. R. McComas, K. Farnum, M. R. Verhoeven, R. Muthukrishnan, and D. J. Larkin. 2018. Response of the invasive alga starry stonewort ( Nitellopsis obtusa ) to control efforts in a Minnesota lake. Lake and Reservoir Management 2381:1-13.

Wesley J. Glisson, Carli K. Wagner, Steven R. McComas, Kevin Farnum, Michael R. Verhoeven, Ranjan Muthukrishnan & Daniel J. Larkin (2018): Response of the invasive alga starry stonewort (Nitellopsis obtusa) to control efforts in a Minnesota lake, Lake and Reservoir Management, DOI: 10.1080/10402381.2018.1442893

Barros, M. F., Pinho, B., Leão, T., & Tabarelli, M. (2017). Soil attributes structure plant assemblages across an Atlantic forest mosaic. Journal of Plant Ecology. doi:

Berini, J. L. and C. Badgley. 2017. Diet segregation in American bison (Bison bison) of Yellowstone National Park (Wyoming, U.S.A.). BMC Ecology. 17(1): 27. DOI: 10.1186/s12898-017-0137-9

Chazdon, S., Meyer, N., Mohr, C., & Troschinetz, A. (2017). Public value posters: Conveyingsocietal benefit of extension programs with evaluation evidence. Journal of Extension [On-Line] 55(4), 4TOT1. Avaliable at

Elliott, L.H. and D.H. Johnson. 2017. Local-scale habitat associations of grassland birds in southwestern Minnesota. The American Midland Naturalist, 178(2): 165-188.

Escobar, L.E., Mallez, S., McCartney, M., Lee, C., Zielinski, D.P., Ghosal, R., Bajer, P.G., Wagner, C., Nash, B., Tomamichel, M., Venturelli, P., Mathai, P., Kokotovich, A., Escobar-Dodero, J., Phelps, N., (2017) Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes Region: An Overview. Reviews in Fisheries Science & Aquaculture. DOI:10.1080/23308249.2017.1363715

Gable, T.D., and S.K. Windels. 2017. Kill rates and predation rates of wolves on beavers. Journal of Wildlife Management 82: 466-472.

Gable, T.D., S.K. Windels, and I. Rautio. 2017. River otter (Lontra canadensis) killed by wolves (Canis lupus) during winter in northern Minnesota. Canadian Field-Naturalist 13: 252-253.

Leão, T. C. C., Lobo, D., & Scotson, L. (2017). Economic and Biological Conditions Influence the Sustainability of Harvest of Wild Animals and Plants in Developing Countries. Ecological Economics, 140, 14-21. doi:;

Scotson, L. , Johnston, L. R., IANNARILLI, F. , Wearn, O. R., Mohd-Azlan, J. , Wong, W. , Gray, T. N., Dinata, Y. , Suzuki, A. , Willard, C. E., Frechette, J. , Loken, B. , Steinmetz, R. , Moßbrucker, A. M., Clements, G. R., Fieberg, J. , Rowcliffe, M. and De Angelo, C. (2017), Best practices and software for the management and sharing of camera trap data for small and large scales studies. Remote Sens Ecol Conserv, 3: 158-172. doi:10.1002/rse2.54

Specht HM, Reich HT, IANNARILLI F, et al. Occupancy surveys with conditional replicates: An alternative sampling design for rare species. Methods Ecol Evol. 2017;8:1725-1734.

Specht, H.M., H.T. Reich, F. Iannarilli, M. Edwards, M. Johnson, S. Stapleton, M. Weegman, B. Yohannes and T.W. Arnold. 2017. Occupancy surveys with conditional replicates: An alternative sampling design for rare species. Methods in Ecology and Evolution (published online 19 July). DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12842.

Tozer, D. C., C. Myles Falconer, A. M. Bracey, E. E. Gnass Giese, G. J. Niemi, R. W. Howe, T. M. Gehring, and C. J. Norment. 2017. Influence of call broadcast timing within point counts and survey duration on detection probability of marsh breeding birds. Avian Conservation and Ecology 12(2):8. DOI: 10.5751/ACE-01063-120208

Vélez, J; Espelta, JM; Rivera, O. & Armenteras, D. 2017. Effects of Seasonality and Habitat on the Browsing and Frugivory Preferences of Tapirus terrestris in North-Western Amazonia. Journal of Tropical Ecology. 33:395-406