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2019 Publications


Anderson, A.M., C. Slootmaker, E.E. Harper, S.A. Shwiff, and R.S. Miller. 2019. Predation and disease-related economic impacts of wild pigs on livestock producers in 13 states. Crop Protection 121:121-126. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2019.03.007

Aslan, C.E., A.B. Shiels, W. Haines, and C.T. Liang. 2019. Non-native insects dominate daytime pollination in a high-elevation Hawaiian dryland ecosystem. American Journal of Botany 106(2):313-324. doi: 10.1002/ajb2.1233

Benbow, M.E., P.S. Barton, M.D. Ulyshen, J.C. Beasley, T.L. DeVault, M.S. Strickland, J.K. Tomberlin, H.R. Jordan, and J.L. Pechal. 2019. Necrobiome framework for bridging decomposition ecology of autotrophically and heterotrophically derived organic matter. Bulletin of the Ecological Society of America 100(1):e01454. doi: 10.1002/bes2.1454 (Photographs)

Benbow, M.E., P.S. Barton, M.D. Ulyshen, J.C. Beasley, T.L. DeVault, M.S. Strickland, J.K. Tomberlin, H.R. Jordan, J.L. Pechal. 2019. Necrobiome framework for bridging decomposition ecology of autotrophically and heterotrophically, derived organic matter. Ecological Monographs 89(1):e01331. doi: 10.1002/ecm.1331

Bevins, S.N. 2019. Parasitism, host behavior, and invasive species. pgs 273-278. In: J.C. Choe, editor. Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, 2nd edition, vol 1. Elsevier, Academic Press. 3048 pp.

Blackwell, B.F., T.W. Seamans, E. Fernandez-Juricic, T.L. DeVault, and R.J. Outward. 2019. Avian responses to aircraft in an airport environment. Journal of Wildlife Management 83(4):893-901. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.21650

Bosco-Lauth, A.M., N.L. Marlenee, A.E. Hartwig, R.A. Bowen, and J.J. Root. 2019. Shedding of clade H5N8 and H5N2 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses in peridomestic wild birds in the U.S. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 66(3):1301-1305. doi: 10.1111/tbed.13147

Boughton, R.K., B.L. Allen, E.A. Tillman, S.M. Wisely, and R.M. Engeman. 2019. Road hogs: Implications from GPS collared feral swine in pastureland habitat on the general utility of road-based observation techniques for assessing abundance. Ecological Indicators 99:171-177. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.12.022

Breck, S.W., S.A. Poessel, P. Mahoney, and J.K. Young. 2019. The intrepid urban coyote: a comparison of bold and exploratory behavior in coyotes from urban and rural environments.Scientific Reports 9:2104. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-38543-5

Campbell, K.J., J.R. Saah, P.R. Brown, J. Godwin, F. Gould, G.R. Howald, A. Piaggio, P. Thomas, D.M. Tompkins, D. Threadgill, J. Delborne, D.M. Kanavy, T. Kuiken, H. Packard, M. Serr, and A.B. Shiels. 2019. A potential new tool for the toolbox: assessing gene drives for eradicating invasive rodent populations. pgs 6-14. In: C.R. Veitch, M.N. Clout, A.R. Martin, J.C. Russell, and C.J. West, editors. Island invasives: scaling up to meet the challenge. Occasional Paper SSC no. 62. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. 752 pp.

Carr, A.N., M.P. Milleson, F.A. Hernandez, H.R. Merrill, M.L. Avery, and S.M. Wisely. 2019. Wildlife management practices associated with pathogen exposure in non-native wild pigs in Florida, U.S. Viruses 11(1):14. doi: 10.3390/v11010014

Cervena, B., D. Modry, B. Feckova, K. Hrazdilova, P. Foronda, A.M. Alonso, R. Lee, J. Walker, C.N. Niebuhr, R. Malik, and J. Slapeta. 2019. Low diversity of Angiostrongylus cantonensis complete mitochondrial DNA sequences from Australia, Hawaii, French Polynesia and the Canary Islands revealed using whole genome next-generation sequencing. Parasites & Vectors 12(1):241. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3491-y

Daniels, S.E., R.E. Fanelli, A.T. Gilbert, and S. Benson-Amram. 2019. Behavioural flexibility in a generalist carnivore. Animal Cognition 22(3):387-396. doi: 10.1007/s10071-019-01252-7

Dorr, B.S., K.C. Hanson-Dorr, F.M. Assadi-Porter, E.S. Selen, K.A. Healy, and K.E. Horak. 2019. Effects of repeated sublethal external exposure to deep water horizon oil on the avian metabolome. Scientific Reports 9(1):371. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-36688-3

Ellis, C.K., S.F. Volker, D.L. Griffin, K.C. VerCauteren, and T.A. Nichols. 2019. Use of faecal volatile organic compound analysis for ante-mortem discrimination between CWD-positive, -negative exposed, and -known negative white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus). Prion 13(1):94-105. doi: 10.1080/19336896.2019.1607462

Elser, J.L., C.A. Lindell, K.M.M. Steensma, P.D. Curtis, D.K. Leigh, W.F. Siemer, J.R. Boulanger, and S.A. Shwiff. 2019. Measuring bird damage to three fruit crops: A comparison of grower and field estimates. Crop Protection 123:1-4. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2019.05.010

Engeman, R.M., B.E. wilson, S.F. Beckerman, J.W. Fischer, D. Dufford, and J.B. Cobban. 2019. Locating and eliminating feral swine from a large area of fragmented mixed forest and agriculture habitats in north-central USA. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 26(2):1654-1660. doi: 10.1007/s11356-018-3702-7

Engeman, R.M., E. Laine, J. Allen, J. Preston, W. Pizzalato, B. Williams, A.S. Kreider, and D. Teague. 2019. Invasive feral swine damage to globally imperiled steephead ravine habitats and influences from changes in population control effort, climate, and land use. Biodiversity and Conservation 28(5):1109-1127. doi: 10.1007/s10531-019-01713-y

Fagre, A.C., J.S. Lee, R.M. Kityo, N.A. Bergren, E.C. Mossel, T. Nakayiki, B. Nalikka, L. Nayakarahuka, A.T. Gilbert, J.K. Peterhans, M.B. Crabtree, J.S. Towner, B.R. Amman, T.K. Sealy, A.J. Schuh, S.T. Nichol, J.J. Lutwama, B.R. Miller, and R.C. Kading. 2019. Discovery and characterization of Bukakata orbivirus (Reoviridae:Orbivirus), a novel virus from a Ugandan bat. Viruses 11(3):209. doi: 10.3390/v11030209

Ferguson, T.L., B.J. Rude, and D.T. King. 2019. American white pelican (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) growth, nutrition and immunology. Waterbirds 42(1):61-69. doi: 10.1675/063.042.0107

Franklin, A.B., S.N. Bevins, J.W. Ellis, R.S. Miller, S.A. Shriner, J.J. Root, D.P. Walsh, and T.J. DeLiberto. Predicting the initial spread of novel Asian origin influenza A viruses in the continental United States by wild waterfowl. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 66(2):705-714. doi: 10.1111/tbed.13070

Gese, E.M., P.A. Terletzky, J.D. Erb, K.C. Fuller, J.P. Grabarkewitz, J.P. Hart, C. Humpal, B.A. Sampson, and J.K. Young. 2019. Injury scores and spatial responses of wolves following capture: cable restraints versus foothold traps. Wildlife Society Bulletin 43(1):42-52. doi: 10.1002/wsb.954

Goetz, S.M., S. Piccolomini, M. Hoffman, J. Bogan, M.L. Holding, M.T. Mendonca, and D.A. Steen. 2019. Serum-based inhibition of pitviper venom by eastern indigo snakes (Drymarchon couperi). Biology Open 8:bio040964. doi: 10.1242/bio.040964

Grady, M.J., E.E. Harper, K.M. Carlisle, K.H. Ernst, and S.A. Shwiff. 2019. Assessing public support for restrictions on transport of invasive wild pigs (Sus scrofa) in the United States. Journal of Environmental Management 237:488-494. doi: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.02.107

Goldade, D.A., K.R. Kim, J.C. Carlson, and S.F. Volker. 2019. Determination of residue levels of the avicide 3-chloro-4-methylaniline hydrochloride in red-winged blackbirds (Agelaius phoeniceus) by gas chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Chromatography B 1104:141-147. doi: 10.1016/j.jchromb.2018.11.009

Haley, B.S., A.R. Berentsen, and R.M. Engeman. 2019. Taking the bait: species taking oral rabies vaccine baits intended for raccoons. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 26(10):9816-9822. doi: 10.1007/s11356-019-04200-7

Hill, J.E., T.L. DeVault, and J.L. Belant. 2019. Cause-specific mortality of the world’s terrestrial vertebrates. Global Ecology and Biogeography 28(5):680-689. doi: 10.1111/geb.12881

Hill, S.A., K.H. Beard, S.R. Siers, and A.B. Shiels. 2019. Invasive coqui frogs are associated with differences in mongoose and rat abundances and diets in Hawaii. Biological Invasions 21(6):2177-2190. doi: 10.1007/s10530-019-01965-3

Iglay, R.B., T.J. Conkling, T.L. DeVault, J.L. Belant, and J.A. Martin. 2019. Forage or biofuel: Assessing native warm-season grass production among seed mixes and harvest frequencies within a wildlife conservation framework. Southeastern Naturalist 18(1):1-18.

Jimenez, I., T. Spraker, J. Anderson, R. Bowen, and A.T. Gilbert. 2019. Isolation of rabies virus from the salivary glands of wild and domestic carnivores during a skunk rabies epizootic. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 55(2):473-476. doi: 10.7589/2018-05-127

Kappes, P.J., A.L. Bond, J.C. Russell, and R.M. Wanless. 2019. Diagnosing and responding to causes of failure to eradicate invasive rodents. Biological Invasions 21(7):2247-2254. doi: 10.1007/s10530-019-01976-0

Kluever, B.M., D.T. Iles, E.M. Gese. 2019. Ectoparasite burden influences the denning behavior of a small desert carnivore. Ecosphere 10(5):e02749. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.2749

Kluever, B.M., T.N. Smith, and E.M. Gese. 2019. Group effects of a non-native plant invasion on rodent abundance. Ecosphere 10(1):e02544. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.2544

Lavelle, M.J., N.P. Snow, C.K. Ellis, J.M. Halseth, M.P. Glow, E.H. VanNatta, H.N. Sanders, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2019. When pigs fly: Reducing injury and flight response when capturing wild pigs. Applied Animal Bahaviour Science 215:21-25. doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2019.03.014

Lewis, J.S., J.L. Corn, J.J. Mayer, T.R. Jordan, M.L. Farnsworth, C.L. Burdett, K.C. VerCauteren, S.J. Sweeney, and R.S. Miller. 2019. Historical, current, and potential population size estimates of invasive wild pigs (Sus srofa) in the United States. Biological Invasions 21(7):2373-2384. doi: 10.1007/s10530-019-01983-1

Miller, M., L. Liu, S. Shwiff and S. Shwiff. 2019. Macroeconomic impact of foot-and-mouth disease vaccination strategies for an outbreak in the Midwest United States: A computable general equilibrium. Transboundary and Emerging Diseases 66(1):156-165. doi: 10.1111/tbed.12995

Paolini, K.E., B.K. Strickland, J.L. Tegt, K.C. VerCauteren, and G.M. Street. 2019. The habitat functional response links seasonal third‐order selection to second‐order landscape characteristics. Ecology and Evolution 9(8):4683-4691. doi: 10.1002/ece3.5072

Pedersen, K., A.T. Gilbert, E.S. Wilhelm, K.M. Nelson, A.J. Davis, J.D. Kirby, K.C. VerCauteren, S.R. Johnson, and R.B. Chipman. 2019. The effect of high density oral rabies vaccine baiting on rabies virus neutralizing antibody response in raccoons (Procyon lotor). Journal of Wildlife Diseases 55(2):399-409. doi: 10.7589/2018-05-138

Pepin, K.M., D.W. Wolfson, R.S. Miler, M.A. Tabak, N.P. Snow, K.C. VerCauteren, and A.J. Davis. 2019. Accounting for heterogeneous invasion rates reveals management impacts on the spatial expansion of an invasive species. Ecosphere 10(3):e02657. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.2657

Perry, M.Z., G.M. Jones, R.J. Gutiérrez, S.M. Redpath, A.B. Franklin, D. Simberloff, M.G. Turner, V.C. Radeloff, and G.C. White. 2019. The conundrum of agenda-driven science in conservation. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 17(2):80-82. doi: 10.1002/fee.2006

Root, J.J., and A.M. Bosco-Lauth. 2019. West nile virus associations in wild mammals: an update. Viruses 11(5):459. doi: 10.3390/v11050459

Schneider, A.L., A.T. Gilbert, W.D. Walter, G.S. Vandeberg, and J.R. Boulanger. 2019. Spatial ecology of urban striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis) in the Northern Great Plains: a framework for future oral rabies vaccination programs. Urban Ecosystems 22(3):539-552. doi: 10.1007/s11252-019-00844-y

Shiels, A.B., and G.E. Ramirez de Arellano. 2019. Habitat use and seed removal by invasive rats (Rattus rattus) in disturbed and undisturbed rain forest, Puerto Rico. Biotropica 51(3):378-386. doi: 10.1111/btp.12640

Siers, S.R., W.C. Pitt, J.D. Eisemann, L. Clark, A.B. Shiels, C.S. Clark, R.J. Gosnell, and M.C. Messaros. 2019. In situ evaluation of an automated aerial bait delivery system for landscape-scale control of invasive brown treesnakes on Guam. pgs 348-355. In: C.R. Veitch, M.N. Clout, A.R. Martin, J.C. Russell, and C.J. West, editors. Island Invasives: Scaling Up to Meet the Challenge, Occasional Paper SSC no. 62. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. 752 pp.

Snow, N.P., M.J. Lavelle, J.M. Halseth, M.P. Glow, E.H. VanNatta, A.J. Davis, K.M. Pepin, R.T. Tabor, B.R. Leland, L.D. Staples, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2019. Exposure of a population of invasive wild pigs to simulated toxic bait containing biomarker: implications for population reduction. Pest Management Science 75(4):1140-1149. doi: 10.1002/ps.5235

Song, S.J., J.G. Sanders, D.T. Baldassarre, J.A. Chaves, N.S. Johnson, A.J. Piaggio, M.J. Stuckey, E. Novákova, J.L. Metcalf, B.B. Chomel, A.Aguilar-Setién, R. Knight, and V.J. McKenzie. 2019. Is there convergence of gut microbes in blood-feeding vertebrates? Philosophical Transactions B 374(1777):20180249. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2018.0249

Tabak, M.A., M.S. Norouzzadeh, D.W.Wolfson, S.J. Sweeney, K.C. VerCauteren, N.P. Snow, J.M. Halseth, P.A. Di Salvo, J.S. Lewis, M.D. White, B. Teton, J.C. Beasley, P.E. Schlichting, R.K. Boughton, B. Wight, E.S. Newkirk, J.S. Ivan, E.A. Odell, R.K. Brook, P.M. Lukacs, A.K. Moeller, E.G. Mandeville, J. Clune, and R.S. Miller. 2019. Machine learning to classify animal species in camera trap images: Applications in ecology. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 10(4):585-590. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.13120

Taylor, J.D., K.N. Kline, and A.T. Morzillo. 2019. Estimating economic impact of black bear damage to western conifers at a landscape scale. Forest Ecology and Management 432:599-606. doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2018.10.005

Wandrie, L.J., P.E. Klug, and M.E. Clark. 2019. Evaluation of two unmanned aircraft systems as tools for protecting crops from blackbird damage. Crop Protection 117:15-19. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2018.11.008

Wilber, M.Q., K.M. Pepin, H. Campa III, S.E. Hygnstrom, M.J. Lavelle, T. Xifara, K.C. VerCauteren, and C.T. Webb. 2019. Modelling multi‐species and multi‐mode contact networks: Implications for persistence of bovine tuberculosis at the wildlife–livestock interface. Journal of Applied Ecology 56(6):1471-1481. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.13370

Wostenberg, D.J., J.A. Fike, S.J. Oyler-McCance, M.L. Avery, and A.J. Piaggio. 2019. Development of microsatellite loci for two New World vultures (Cathartidae). BMC Research Notes 2019 12:257. doi: 10.1186/s13104-019-4295-z

Wostenberg, D.J., M.W. Hopken, A.B. Shiels, and A.J. Piaggio. 2019. Using dna to identify the source of invasive mongooses, Herpestes auropunctatus (Carnivora: Herpestidae) captured on Kaua'i, Hawaiian Islands. Pacific Science 73(2):215-223. doi: 10.2984/73.2.3

Yackulic, C.B., L.L. Bailey, K.M. Dugger, R.J. Davis, A.B. Franklin, E.D. Forsman, S.H. Ackers, L.S. Andrews, L.V. Diller, S.A. Gremel, K.A. Hamm, D.R. Herter, J.M. Higley, R.B. Horn, C. McCafferty, J.A. Reid, J.T. Rockweit, and S.G. Sovern. 2019. The past and future roles of competition and habitat in the range‐wide occupancy dynamics of northern spotted owls. Ecological Applications 29(3):e01861. doi: 10.1002/eap.1861

Young, J.K., J.M. Golla, D. Broman, T. Blankenship, and R. Heilbrun. 2019. Estimating density of an elusive carnivore in urban areas: use of spatially explicit capture-recapture models for city-dwelling bobcats. Urban Ecosystems 22(3):507-512. doi: 10.1007/s11252-019-0834-6

Young, J.K., J.P. Draper, and D. Kinka. 2019. Spatial associations of livestock guardian dogs and domestic sheep. Human-Wildlife Interactions 13(1):7-15. doi: 10.26076/frv4-jx12

Young, J.K., J. Golla, J.P. Draper, D. Broman, T. Blankenship, and R. Heilbrun. 2019. Space use and movement of urban bobcats. Animals 9(5):275. doi: 10.3390/ani9050275

Zimmerman, G.S., B.A. Millsap, M.L. Avery, J.R. Sauer, M.C. Runge, and K.D. Richkus. 2019. Allowable take of black vultures in the Eastern United States. Journal of Wildlife Management 83(2):272-282. doi: 10.1002/jwmg.21608

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