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Management Approaches

Public Participation in Environmental Assessment and Decision Making. 2008. Dietz, T. and P. Stern (editors). US Natioanl Academies Press. Link

BC’s coastal forests: Variable retention decision aid for biodiversity habitat and retention. 2008. Zielke, K., et al. BC Journal of Ecosystems and Management 9(2): 1–4.  Link

An old-growth index for Douglas-fir stands in portions of the Interior Douglas-fir zone, central BC. 2008. Steen, O. et al. BC J of Ecosystems and Mgmt 9(2): 31–47. Link

The need for speed: Informed land acquisitions for conservation in a dynamic property market. 2008. McDonald-Madden, E. et al. Ecol Letters 11(11): 1169 – 1177. Link

Monitoring the effects of forest practices on soil productivity and hydrologic function. 2008. Bulmer, C. et al. BC Journal of Ecosystems and Management 9(2): 48–59. Link

Adaptive Co-Management: Collaboration, Learning, and Multi-level Governance. 2008. Armitage, D. et al. (editors). UBC Press. Link

US Wildlife Refuges: Changes in Funding, Staffing, and Other Factors Create Concerns about Future Sustainability. 2008. Nazzaro, R. et al.  US GAO, GAO-08-797. Link

Reassessing the [US] National Park Service and the National Park System. 2008. McDonnell, J. Geo Wright Forum 25(2): 6-14. Link

Formalizing decisions: A case study on collaborative zones of agreement. 2015. Nuss, M. and E. Davis. Oregon State U, Oregon Forest Research Lab, Case Study Brief 2. Link.

Science and collaborative decision-making: A case study of the Kew Study. 2015. Davis, E. et al. Oregon State U, Oregon Forest Research Lab, Case Study Brief 3. Link.

Wallowa-Whitman National Forest [Oregon]: Landscape Treatment Designer case study. Website. Link.

Prioritization of Forest Restoration Projects: Tradeoffs between Wildfire Protection, Ecological Restoration and Economic Objectives. 2015. Volger, K. et al. Forests 6(12): 4403-4420. Link.

Assessing the impact of the US Endangered Species Act recovery planning guidelines on managing threats for listed species. 2015. Troyer, C. and L. Gerber. Conserv Biol 29(5): 1423–1433. Link.

Solving Wicked Problems – Using Human Dimensions to Inform Natural Resource Management. 2015. Various authors. Columbia Mtns Instit of Applied Ecol, Conference Summary. Link.

Research Methods

Accounting for false-positive acoustic detections of bats using occupancy models. 2014. Clement, M. et al.  J of Applied Ecol 51(5): 1460–1467. Link

Accounting for radiotelemetry signal flux in triangulation point estimation. 2007. Haskell, S. and W. Ballard. European J of Wildlife Research 53(3): 204-211. Link

A guide to Bayesian model selection for ecologists. 2015. Hooten, M. and N. Hobbs. Ecological Monographs 85: 3–28. Link

A guide to LIDAR data acquisition and processing for the forests of the [US] Pacific Northwest. 2008. Gatziolis, D. and H-E. Andersen. US-FS PNW Res Stn, PNW-GTR-768.  Link

Applications of step-selection functions in ecology and conservation. 2014. Thurfjell, H. et al. Movement Ecol 2: 4. Link

Best practices for use of stable isotope mixing models in food-web studies. 2014, Phillips, D. et al. Cdn J of Zoology 92(10): 823-835. Link

Bringing an ecological view of change to Landsat-based remote sensing. 2014. Kennedy, R. et al.
Frontiers in Ecol and the Environ 12(8): 339–346. Link

Citizen Science as a Distinct Field of Inquiry. 2015. Jordan, R. et al. BioSci 65(2): 208-211. Link 

Conservation Genomics of Threatened Animal Species. 2013. Steiner, C. et al. Annual Review of Animal Biosci 1: 261-281. Link

Detecting Stand-Replacing Disturbance using RapidEye Imagery: a Tasseled Cap Transformation and Modified Disturbance Index. 2014. Arnett, J. et al. Cdn J of Remote Sensing 40(1): 1-14. Link

Development of a digital infrared video camera system for recording and remote capturing. 2008. Huckschlag, D. European J of Wildlife Research 54(4): 651-655. Link

Ecology in the age of DNA barcoding: the resource, the promise and the challenges ahead. 2014. Joly, S. et al. Molecular Ecol Resources 14: 221–232. Link.

FatalityCMR: capture-recapture software to correct raw counts of wildlife fatalities using trial experiments for carcass detection probability and persistence time. 2014. Peron, G. and J.Hines. US-GS Techniques and Methods: 7-C11. Link

Functional analysis of Normalized Difference Vegetation Index curves reveals overwinter mule deer survival is driven by both spring and autumn phenology. 2014. Hurley, M. et al. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: 369: 20130196. Link

Influence of pitfall versus Longworth livetraps, bait addition, and drift fences on trap success and mortality of shrews. 2014. Stromgren, E. and T. Sullivan. Acta Theriologica 59: 203-210. Link

Measuring fecal steroids: Guidelines for practical application. 2005. Palme, R.   Annals of the NY Acad of Sciences 1046: 75-80.  Link

Measuring fecal glucocorticoid metabolites in mammals and birds: The importance of validation2005. Touma, C. and R. Palme. Annals of the NY Acad of Sciences 1046: 54-74. Link

Use of fecal glucocorticoid metabolite measures in conservation biology research: Considerations for application and interpretation. 2004. Millspaugh, J. and B. Washburn. General And Comparative Endocrinology 138 (3): 189-199. Link

Methods in forest canopy research. 2012. Lowman, M. et al. U of California Press. Link

Recommended guiding principles for reporting on camera trapping research. 2014. Meek, P. et al. Biodiv and Conserv 23(9): 2321-2331. Link

Remote sensing and object-based techniques for mapping fine-scale industrial disturbances. 2014. Powers, R. et al. Internat J of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinfo 34: 51-57. Link

Satellite remote sensing for applied ecologists: opportunities and challenges. 2014. Pettorelli, N. et al. J of Applied Ecol 51(4): 839–848.  Link

Spatial Capture-Recapture. 2014. Royle, A. et al. Academic Press. Link

Temporal transferability of LiDAR-based imputation of forest inventory attributes. 2015. Fekety, P. et al. CJFR 45(4): 422-435.  Link

Three-dimensional mid-domain predictions: geometric constraints in North American amphibian, bird, mammal and tree species richness patterns. 2008. VanDerWal, J. et al. Ecography 31(4): 435-449. Link

Using mark-recapture distance sampling methods on line transect surveys. 2014. Burt, M. et al. Methods in Ecol and Evol 5: 1180–1191. Link

Within-sample variation of fecal glucocorticoid measurements. 2003. Millspaugh, J. and B. Washburn. General And Comparative Endocrinology 132(1): 21-26. OTHER KEYWDS: deer. Link

Influence of volunteer and project characteristics on data quality of biological surveys. 2015. Lewandowski, E. and H. Specht. Conserv Biol 29(3): 713–723. Link.





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