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2014 Publications

2014 Research Publications

Abernethy, E.F., K.L. Turner, J.C. Beasley, T.L. DeVault, W.C. Pitt, and O.E. Rhodes. 2014. Impacts of invasive species on ecosystem energy flow on the big island of Hawaii: Excuse me, but are you going to eat that cane toad? Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:40-42.

Algeo, T.P., R.B. Chipman, D. Slate, J.E. Freier, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Predicted wildlife disease-related climate change impacts of specific concern to USDA APHIS Wildlife Services. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:210-315.

Allen, B.L., L.R. Allen, R.M. Engeman, and L.K-P. Leung. 2014. Sympatric prey responses to lethal top-predator control: predator manipulation experiments. Frontiers in Zoology 11:56.  doi: 10.1186/s12983-014-0056-y.

Allen, B.L., G. Lundie-Jenkins, N.D. Burrows, R.M. Engeman, P.J.S. Fleming, and L.K.-P. Leung. 2014. Does lethal control of top-predators release mesopredators?  A re-evaluation of three Australian case studies. Ecological Management & Restoration 15(3):191-195.  doi: 10.1111/emr.12118

Allen, B.L., R.M. Engeman, and L.K-P. Leung.  2014. The short-term effects of a routine poisoning campaign on the movements and detectability of a social top-predator.  Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21:2178-2190. doi:10.1007/s11356-013-2118-7

Anderson, A., K. Gebhardt, K.N. Kirkpatrick, D.L. Bergman, and S.A. Shwiff. 2014. Economic analysis of indemnity payments for wolf depredation on cattle in a wolf reintroduction area. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:413-418.

Anderson, A., S.S. Shwiff, and S.A. Shwiff. 2014. Economic impact of the potential spread of vampire bats into south Texas. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:305-309.

Anderson, A., S.A. Shwiff, R.B. Chipman, T. Atwood, T. Cozzens, F. Fillo, R. Hale, B. Hatch, J. Maki, O.E. Rhodes, E.E. Rees, C.E. Rupprecht, R. Tinline, K.C. VerCauteren, and D. Slate. Forecasting the spread of raccoon rabies using a purpose-specific group decision-making process.  2014. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(1):130-138

Avery, M.L., and J.D. Eisemann. 2014. Invasive myna control in American Samoa. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:140-144.

Avery, M.L., J.S. Humphrey, K.L. Keacher, and W.E. Bruce. 2014. Detection and removal of invasive Burmese pythons: Methods development update. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:145-148.

Avery, M.L., E.A. Tillman, C. Spurfeld, R.M. Engeman, K.P. Maciejewski, J.D. Brown, and E.A. Fetzer. 2014. Invasive black spiny-tailed iguanas (Ctenosaura similis) on Gasparilla Island, Florida, USA. Integrative Zoology 9:590-597.  doi: 10.1111/1749-4877.12085.

Baldwin, R.A., N. Quinn, D.H. Davis, and R.M. Engeman. 2014. Effectiveness of rodenticides for managing invasive roof rats and native deer mice in orchards.  Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(9):5795-5802.  doi:10.1007/s11356-014-2525-4.

Baruch-Mordo, S., K.R. Wilson, D.L. Lewis, J. Broderick, J.S. Mao, S.W. Breck. 2014. Stochasticity in natural forage production affects use of urban areas by black bears: implications to management of human-bear conflicts. PLoS ONE 9(1): e85122. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0085122.

Berentsen, A.R., S.R. Johnson, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Bait matrix flavor preference by mongoose (Herpestes auropunctatus) in Puerto Rico: Implications for oral rabies vaccination. Caribbean Journal of Science 48(1):52-58.

Berentsen, A.R., S. Bender, P. Bender, D. Bergman, K. Hausig, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Preference among 7 bait flavors delivered to domestic dogs in Arizona: Implications for oral rabies vaccination on the Navajo Nation. Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 9:169-171.  doi: 10.1016/jveb.2014.03.001.

Berentsen, A.R., S.P. Brummer, J.K. Young, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Evaluation of six ONRAB® Ultralite bait flavor matrices delivered to coyotes (Canis latrans): Implications for oral rabies vaccination.  Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research 9:258-261.   doi: 10.1016/j.jveb.2014.05.004.

Berentsen, A.R., W.C. Pitt, J.D. Eisemann, R.M. Engeman. 2014. Longevity of rodenticide bait pellets in a tropical environment following a rat eradication program. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21:2283-2288. doi:10.1007/s11356-013-2148-1.

Berentsen, A.R., R.S. Miller, R. Misiewicz, J.L. Malmberg, M.R. Dunbar. 2014. Characteristics of white-tailed deer visits to cattle farms: implications for disease transmission at the wildlife-livestock interface. European Journal of Wildlife Research 60(2):161-170. doi:10.1007/s10344-013-0760-5.

Bevins, S. N., and A. B. Franklin. One health in action: Reducing feral swine damage and disease. One Health Newsletter 7(2):4-6.

Bevins, S.N., K. Pedersen, M.W. Lutman, J.A. Baroch, B.S. Schmit, D. Kohler, T. Gidlewski, D.L. Nolte, S.R. Swafford, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Large-scale Avian Influenza surveillance in wild birds throughout the United States. PLoSOne 9(8): e104360. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104360.

Bevins, S.N., K. Pedersen, M.W. Lutman, T. Gidlewski, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Consequences associated with the recent range expansion of nonnative feral swine. BioScience Online 64(4):291-299.  doi:10.1093/biosci/biu015.

Bierregaard, R.O., A.F. Poole, and B.E. Washburn. 2014. Ospreys (Pandion haliaetus) in the 21st Century: Populations, migration, management, and research priorities. Journal of Raptor Research 48(4):301-308. doi: 10.3356/0892-1016-48.4.301.

Biondi, K., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2014. Integrating mammalian hazards with management at U.S. civil airports: a case study. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(1):31-38.

Blackwell, B.F., T.W. Seamans, T.L. DeVault. 2014. White-tailed deer response to vehicle approach: Evidence of unclear and present danger. PLoS ONE 9(10):e109988.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0109988.

Bloomquist, M.L., J.W. Hartmann, T.G. Guerrant, S.F. Beckerman, and R.M. Engeman. 2014.  Report to Chicago Park District on conflicts with ring-billed gulls and the 2014 Integrated Ring-Billed Gull Damage Management Project. USDA, Wildlife Services. 30 p.

Bosco-Lauth, A., Harmon, J.R., Lash, R.R., Weiss, S., Langevin, S., Savage, H.M., Godsey Jr, M.S., Burkhalter, K., Root, J.J., Gidlewski, T. and Nicholson, W.L., 2014. West Nile virus isolated from a Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) in northwestern Missouri, USA, 2012. Journal of wildlife diseases, 50(4), pp.976-978. 

Buckingham, B.N., and T. Kieffer. 2014. Nest site fidelity in Double-crested cormorants in Sandusky Bay, Ohio. North American Bird Bander 39(3):105-107.

Burnham, K.K., D.R. Sinnett, J.A. Johnson, J.L. Burnham, J.A. Baroch, and B.W. Konkel. 2014. New species records and changes in abundance of waterfowl in northwest Greenland. Polar Biology 37(9):1289-1300.  doi:10.1007/s00300-014-1520-z.

Buuveibaatar, B., T.K. Fuller, J.K. Young, and J. Berger. 2014. Calving location selection patterns of saiga antelope in Mongolia. Journal of Zoology 294:241-247.  doi: 10.1111/jzo.12174.

Chastant, J.E., D.T. King, D.V.C.Weseloh, D.J. Moore. 2014. Population dynamics of Double-crested Cormorants in two interior breeding areas. Journal of Wildlife Management 78(1):3-11. doi:10.1002/jwmg.628.

Clark, L., J. Hagelin, and S. Werner. 2014. The chemical senses in birds. In: C. Scanes, editor. Sturkie's Avian Physiology, Sixth edition. Academic Press, Elsevier Inc., Boston, MA. 89-111.

Clark, L. 2014. Disease risks posed by wild birds associated with agricultural landscapes. In K.R. Matthews, G.M. Sapers, and C.P. Gerba, editors. The Produce Contamination Problem, Second edition. Academic Press, Elsevier Inc., Boston, MA. 139-165. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-404611-5.00007-5.

Cunningham, F.L., S.W. Jack, D. Hardin, and R.W. Wills. 2014. Risk factors associated with enteric septicemia of catfish on Mississippi commercial catfish farms. Journal of Aquatic Animal Health 26(2):84-90.  doi: 10.1080/08997659.2014.886635

Curtis, J.A., L.E. Flint, A.L. Flint, J.D. Lundquist, B. Hudgens, E.E. Boydston, and J.K. Young. 2014. Incorporating cold-air pooling into downscaled climate models increases potential refugia for snow-dependent species within the Sierra Nevada ecoregion, CA. PLoS One 9(9):e106984. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0106984.

Cushing, R., and B.E. Washburn. 2014. Exploring the role of ospreys in education. Journal of Raptor Research 48(4):414-421. doi: 10.3356/JRR-14-00011.1

Dempsey, S.J., E.M. Gese, and B.M. Kluever. 2014. Finding a fox: An evaluation of survey methods to estimate abundance of a small desert carnivore. PLoS One 9(8): e105873.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0105873

DeVault, T.L., P.M. Schmidt, F.E. Pogmore, J. Gobeille, J.L. Belant, and T.W. Seamans. 2014. Influence of egg oiling on colony presence of ring-billed gulls. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(1):22-30.

DeVault, T.L., B.F. Blackwell, T.W. Seamans, S.L. Lima, E. Fernandez-Juricic. 2014. Effects of vehicle speed on flight initiation by turkey vultures: Implications for bird-vehicle collisions. PLoS ONE 9(2):e87944. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0087944.

DeVault, T.L. 2014. Book review: Wildlife Damage Management: Prevention, Problem Solving and Conflict Resolution. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(2):296-297.

DeVault, T.L., T.W. Seamans, J.A. Schmidt, J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, N. Mooers, L.A. Tyson, and L. VanPelt. 2014. Bird use of solar photovoltaic installations at US airports: Implications for aviation safety. Landscape and Urban Planning 122:122-128.  doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2013.11.017.

Dorr, Brian S., Jeremy J. Hatch and D. V. Weseloh. 2014. Double-crested Cormorant (Phalacrocorax auritus), The Birds of North America Online (A. Poole, Ed.). Ithaca: Cornell Lab of Ornithology; Retrieved from the Birds of North America Online:  doi:10.2173/bna.441

Dorr, B.S., K.C. Hanson-Dorr, T.L. DeVault, A.Guillaumet, and S.C. Barras. 2014. Geographic segregation and evidence of density-dependent changes in sex ratios in an abundant colonial waterbird. Integrative Zoology 9:570-583.  doi: 10.1111/1749-4877.12091.

Dowd, J.L.B., E.M.Gese, and L.M. Aubry. 2014. Winter space use of coyotes in high-elevation environments: behavioral adaptations to deep-snow landscapes. Journal of Ethology 32:29-41. doi:10.1007/s10164-013-0390-0.

Drey, K.M., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, T.L. DeVault, B.F. Blackwell. 2014. Interactions between wildlife and civil aircraft in Mississippi. Southeastern Naturalist 13(1):156-165.

Eckery, D.C., L.A. Miller, G.J. Killan, and A.J. DeNicola. 2014. Effects of vaccination against GDF9 and BMP15 on fertility and ovarian function in the white-tailed deer. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:391-395.

Edwards, Ryan J., L.C. Clark, and K.G. Beck. 2014. Russian Olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia) dispersal by European starlings (Sturnus vulgaris). Invasive Plant Science and Management 7(3):425-431.  doi: 10.1614/IPSM-D-13-00082.1.

Ellis, C.K., R.S. Stahl, P. Nol, W.R. Waters, M.V. Palmer, J.C. Rhyan, K.C. VerCauteren, M. McCollum, M.D. Salman. 2014. A pilot study exploring the use of breath analysis to differentiate healthy cattle from cattle experimentally infected with Mycobacterium bovis. PloS One 9(2): e89280. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0089280.

Ellison, J.A., A.T. Gilbert, S.Recuenco, D. Moran, D.A. Alvarez, N.Kuzmina, D.L. Garcia, L.F. Peruski, M.T. Mendonca, K.A. Lindblade, and C.E. Rupprecht. 2014. Bat Rabies in Guatemala. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(7):e3070.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003070.

Engeman, R., M.L. Avery, and E. Jacobson. 2014. Weighing empirical and hypothetical evidence for assessing potential invasive species range limits: a review of the case of Burmese pythons in the USA. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(20):11973-11978.  doi: 10.1007/s11356-014-3173-4.

Engeman, R.M. and C.J. Wiloth. 2014. Anthropogenic conditioning of Gray Jays to a nutritious, seasonal aquatic food source. Colorado Birds 48(3):227-229.

Engeman, R., T. Hershberger, S. Orzell, R. Felix, G. Killian, J. Woolard, J. Cornman, D. Romano, C. Huddleston, P. Zimmerman, C. Barre, E. Tillman, and M. Avery. 2014. Impacts from control operations on a recreationally hunted feral swine population at a large military installation in Florida. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(12):7689-7697.  doi 10.1007/s11356-014-2727-9.

Engeman, R.M., T. Guerrant, G. Dunn, S.F. Beckerman, C. Anchor. 2014. Benefits to rare plants and highway safety from annual population reductions of a "native invader," white-tailed deer, in a Chicago-area woodland. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(2):1592-1597.  doi:10.1007/s11356-013-2056-4.

Fagerstone, K.A. 2014. Wildlife damage management:  Changes over the last 40 years and a look at the future. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:3-11.

Felix, Jr., R.K., S.L. Orzell, E.A. Tillman, R.M. Engeman, and M.L. Avery. 2014. Fine-scale, spatial and temporal assessment methods for feral swine disturbances to sensitive plant communities in south-central Florida. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 21(17):10399-10406. doi: 10.1007/s11356-014-2956-y.

Feng, Z., J.A. Baroch, L.-P. Long, Y. Xu., F.L. Cunningham, K. Pedersen, M.W. Lutman, B.S. Schmit, A.S. Bowman, T.J. DeLiberto, and X.-F. Wan. 2014. Influenza A Subtype H3 viruses in feral swine, United States, 2011-2012. Emerging Infectious Diseases 20(5):843-846. doi:10.3201/eid2005.131578.

Foster, J.A., J.C. Martin, K.C. VerCauteren, G.E. Phillips, and J.D. Eisemann. 2014. Optimization of formulations for the lethal control of feral pigs. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate  Pest Conference 26:277-280.

Gese, E.M., C.M. Thompson. 2014. Does habitat heterogeneity in a multi-use landscape influence survival rates and density of a native mesocarnivore?  Plos ONE 9(6): e100500.  doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100500.

Gilbert, A., D. Kohler, T. Rigg, J. Fischer, T. Spraker, K. Fox, and K. VerCauteren. 2014. A recent epizootic of skunk rabies and associated spillover in northern Colorado, USA. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:323-327.

Goldade, D.A., R.S. Stahl, and J.J. Johnston. 2014. Determination of residue levels of alpha-chloralose in duck tissues. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(1):123-129.

Gortazar, C., L.A. Reperant, T. Kuiken, J. de la Fuente, M. Boadella, B. Martínez-Lopez, F. Ruiz-Fons, A. Estrada-Peña, C. Drosten, G. Medley, R. Ostfeld, T. Peterson, K. VerCauteren, C. Menge, M. Artois, C. Schultsz, R. Delahay, J. Serra-Cobo, R. Poulin, F. Keck, A.A. Aguirre, H. Henttonen, A.P. Dobson, S. Kutz, J. Lubroth, A. Mysterud. 2014. Crossing the interspecies barrier: Opening the door to zoonotic pathogens. PLoS Pathogens, 10(6), art. no. e1004129.  doi: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1004129.

Griffiths, R., A. Wegmann, C. Hanson, B. Keitt, G. Howald, D. Brown, B. Tershy, W. Pitt, M. Moran, K. Rex, S. White, B. Flint, and N. Torr. 2014. The Wake Island rodent eradication: Part success, part failure, but wholly instructive.  Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:101-111.

Guillaumet, A., B.S. Dorr, G. Wang, and T.J. Doyle. 2014. The cumulative effects of management on the population dynamics of the Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus in the Great Lakes. Ibis 156(1):141-152. doi:10.1111/ibi.12109.

Herman, J.A., A.J. Piaggio, N.D. Halbert, J.C. Rhyan, and M.D. Salman. 2014. Genetic analysis of a bison (Bison bison) herd derived from the Yellowstone National Park population. Wildlife Biology 20(6):335-343.  doi: 10.2981/slb.00051.

Hill, D.E., J.P. Dubey, J.A. Baroch, S.R. Swafford, V.F. Fournet, D. Hawkins-Cooper, D.G. Pyburn, B.S. Schmit, H.R. Gamble, K. Pedersen, L.R. Ferreira, S.K. Verma, Y.Ying, O.C.H. Kwok, H. Feidas, and G. Theodoropoulos. 2014. Surveillance of feral swine for Trichinella spp. and Toxoplasma gondii in the USA and host-related factors associated with infection. Veterinary Parasitology 205:653-665. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2014.07.026.

Hobson, E.A., M.L. Avery, and T.F. Wright.  2014. The socioecology of Monk Parakeets: Insights into parrot social complexity. The Auk 131:756-775. doi: 10.1642/AUK-14-14.1.  Erratum. The Auk 132:422-423.  doi: 10.1642/AUK-14-254.1

Horak, K., R. Chipman, L. Murphy, and J. Johnston. 2014. Environmental contaminant concentrations in Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) muscle: Probabilistic risk assessment for human consumers. Journal of Food Protection 77(9):1634-1641. doi: 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-13-364.

Humphrey, J.S. and M.L. Avery. 2014. Improved satellite transmitter harness attachment technique. Journal of Raptor Research 48(3): 289-291.  doi: 10.3356/JRR-13-26.1.

Hygnstrom, S.E., R.M. Timm, P.D. Curtis, D.L. Nolte, M.E. Tobin, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Prevention and control of wildlife damange, 5th edition. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:440-442.

Jachowski, D.S., T.W. Mong, B.E. Washburn, J.H. Schulz, and J.J. Millspaugh. 2014. Evaluating the effect of short-term capture and handling on fecal glucocorticoid metabolite levels in Mourning Doves. Wildlife Biology in Practice 10(1):39-50.  doi: 10.2461/wbp.2014.10.5.

Johnson, H.E., J.W. Fischer, M. Hammond, P.D. Dorsey, W.D. Walter, C.A. Anderson, K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Evaluation of techniques to reduce deer and elk damage to agricultural crops. Wildlife Society Bulletin 38(2):358-365. doi: 10.1002/wsb.408.

Kim, B.I., J.D. Blanton, A. Gilbert, L. Castrodale, K. Hueffer, D. Slate, and C.E. Rupprecht. 2014. A conceptual model for the impact of climate change on fox rabies in Alaska, 1980-2010. Zoonoses and Public Health 61:72-80.  doi:10.1111/zph.12044.

Kimball, B.A., M. Opiekun, K. Yamazaki, and G.K. Beauchamp. 2014. Immunization alters body odor. Physiology & Behavior 128:80-85. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2014.022.

Klawinski, P.D., B. Dalton, and A.B. Shiels. 2014. Coqui frog populations are negatively affected by canopy opening but not detritus deposition following an experimental hurricane in a tropical rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management 332:118-123. doi: 10.1016/jforeco.2014.02.010.

Krause, S.K., D.A. Kelt, J.P. Gionfriddo, D.H. Van Vuren. 2014. Efficacy and health effects of a wildlife immunocontraceptive vaccine on fox squirrels. Journal of Wildlife Management 78(1):12-23. doi:10.1002/jwmg.635.

Krause, S.K., D.A. Kelt, D.H. VanVuren, and J.P. Gionfriddo. 2014. Regulation of tree squirrel populations with immunocontraception: a fox squirrel example. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(2):168-179.

Lavelle, M.J.,  J.W. Fischer, G.E. Phillips, A.M. Hildreth, T.A. Campbell, D.G. Hewitt, S.E. Hygnstrom, and K.C. VerCauteren.  Assessing risk of disease transmission: Direct implications for an indirect science. Bioscience 64(6):524-530.  doi: 10.1093/biosci/biu055.

Lavelle, M.J., G.E. Phillips, J.W. Fischer, P.W. Burke, N.W. Seward, R.S. Stahl, T.A. Nichols, B.A. Wunder, and K.C. VerCauteren. 2014. Mineral licks: motivational factors for visitation and accompanying disease risk at communal use sites of elk and deer.  Environmental Geochemistry and Health 36(6):1049-1061.   doi: 10.1007/s10653-014-9600-0

Lee, J.S., S.N. Bevins, L.E.K. Serieys, W. Vickers, K.A. Logan, M. Aldredge, E.E. Boydston, L.M. Lyren, R.McBride, M. Roelke-Parker, J. Pecon-Slattery, J.L. Troyer, S.P. Riley, W.M. Boyce, K.R. Crooks, and S. VandeWoude. 2014. Evolution of puma lentivirus in bobcats (Lynx rufus) and mountain lions (Puma concolor) in North America. Journal of Virology 88(14):7727-7737.  doi: 10.1128/JVI.00473-14.

Lewis, D.L., S.W. Breck, K.R. Wilson, and C.T. Webb. 2014. Modeling black bear population dynamics in a human-dominated stochastic environment. Ecological Modelling 294:51-58.  doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.08.021.

Linz, G., S. Werner, M. Niner, and J. Homan. 2014. Effectiveness of foliar applications of 9, 10-anthraquinone for reducing blackbird damage to sunflowers. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:335-337.

Linz, G., B. Hulke, M. Kantar, J. Homan, R. Stupar, and D. Wyse. 2014. Potential use of perennial sunflower to reduce blackbird damage to sunflowers. Proceedings of the 26th Vetebrate Pest Conference 26:356-359.

Linz, G.M., R.S. Sawin, and M.W. Lutman. 2014. The influence of breeding experience on nest success in Red-winged Blackbird. Western North American Naturalist 74(1):123-129.  doi: 10.3398/064.074.0113.

MacLean E.L., B. Hare, C.L. Nunn, E. Addessi, F. Amici, R.C. Anderson, F. Aureli, J.M. Baker, A.E. Bania, A.M. Barnard, N.J. Boogert, E.M. Brannon, E.E. Bray, J. Bray, L.J.N. Brent, J.M. Burkart, J. Call, J.F. Cantlon, L.G. Cheke, N.S. Clayton, M.M. Delgado, L.J. DiVincenti, K. Fujita, E. Herrmann, C. Hiramatsu, L.F. Jacobs, K.E. Jordan, J.R. Laude, K.L. Leimgruber, E.J.E. Messer, A.C. de A. Moura, L. Ostojić, A. Picard, M.L. Platt, J.M. Plotnik, F. Range, S.M. Reader, R.B. Reddy, A.A. Sandel, L.R. Santos, K. Schumann, A.M. Seed, K.B. Sewall, R.C. Shaw, K.E. Slocombe, Y. Su, A.Takimoto, J. Tan, R. Tao, C.P. van Schaik, Z. Virányi, E. Visalberghi, J.C. Wade, A. Watanabe, J. Widness, J.K. Young, T.R. Zentall, Y. Zhao. 2014. The evolution of self-control. PNAS (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America) 111(20):E2140-E2148.  doi: 10.1073/pnas.1323533111

Mahamane, S., K. Grunig, J. Baker, J.K. Young, K. Jordan. 2014.  Memory-based quantity discrimination in coyotes (Canis latrans). Animal Behavior and Cognition 1(3):341-351.  doi: 10.12966/abc.08.09.2014

Martell, M.S., Bierregaard Jr., R.O., B.E. Washburn, J.E. Elliott, C.J. Henry, R.S. Kennedy, and I. MacLeod. The spring migration of adult North American ospreys. Journal of Raptor Research 48(4)309-324.  doi: 10.3356/JRR-14-00035.1.

Massei G, D. Cowan, and D. Eckery. 2014.  Novel management methods: immunocontraception and other fertility control tools. In: R. Putman and M. Apollonio, editors. Behaviour and Management of European Ungulates. Whittles Publishing, Dunbeath. 209-235.

McCann, B.E., M.J. Malek, R.A. Newman, B.S. Schmit, S.R. Swafford, R.A. Sweitzer, and R.B. Simmons. 2014. Mitochondrial Diversity Supports Multiple Origins for Invasive Pigs. Journal of Wildlife Management 78(2):202-213. doi:10.1002/jwmg.651.

McClintic, L.F., G. Wang, J.D. Taylor, and J.C. Jones. 2014. Movement characteristics of American beavers (Castor canadensis). Behaviour 151:1249-1265. doi: 10.1163/1568539X-00003183.

McClintic, L.F., J.D. Taylor, J.C. Jones, R.D. Singleton, and G. Wang. 2014. Effects of spatiotemporal resource heterogeneity on home range size of American beaver. Journal of Zoology 293(2):134-141.  doi: 10.1111/jzo.12128.

Mech, L.D., B.W. Christensen, C.S. Asa, M. Callahan, J.K. Young. 2014. Production of hybrids between western gray wolves and western coyotes. PloS One 9(2): e88861.  doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0088861.

Miller, E.A., J.K. Young, S. Stelting, and B.A. Kimball. 2014. Efficacy of Ropel® as a coyote (Canis latrans) repellent. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(2):271-278.

Musante, A.R., K. Pedersen, and P. Hall. 2014. First reports of pseudorabies and Winter Ticks (Dermacentor albipictus) associated with an emerging feral swine (Sus scrofa) population in New Hampshire. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(1):131-134. doi:10.75.89/2013-05-119.

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O'Hear, M., L.Pote, M.Yost, C. Doffitt, T. King, and C.Panuska. 2014. Morphologic and molecular identifications of digenetic trematodes in Double-crested Cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) from the Mississippi Delta. USA. Journal of Wildlife Disease 50(1):42-49. doi:10.7589/2012-10-249.

Olsson, M.J., J.N. Lundstrom, B.A. Kimball, A.R. Gordon, B. Karshikoff, N. Hosseini, K. Sorgonen, C.O. Hӧglund, C. Solares, A. Soop, J. Axelsson, and M. Lekander. 2014. The scent of disease: Human body odor contains an early chemosensory cue of sickness. Psychological Science 25(3):817-823.  doi:10.1177/0956797613515681.

Palmer, M.V., M.R. Stafne, W.R. Waters, T.C. Thacker, and G.E. Phillips. 2013. Testing a molasses-based bait for oral vaccination of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) against Mycobacterium bovis. European Journal of Wildlife Research 60:265-270. doi:10.1007/s10344-013-0777-9.

Pedersen, K., D.R. Marks, D.M. Arsnoe, S.N. Bevins, E. Wang, S.C. Weaver, R. M. Mickley, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Short Report: Antibody prevalence of select arboviruses in Mute Swans (Cygnus olor) in the Great Lakes region and Atlantic coast of the United States. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 91(6):1247-1249.  doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0280.

Pedersen, K., C.R. Quance, S. Robbe-Austerman, A.J. Piaggio, S.N. Bevins, S.M. Goldstein, W.D. Gaston, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Identification of Brucella suis from feral swine in selected states in the USA. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 50(2):171-179.  doi:10.7589/2013-09-235.

Pedersen, K., D.R. Marks, D.M. Arsnoe, C.L. Afonso, S.N. Bevins, P.J. Miller, A.R. Randall, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014.  Avian paramyxovirus serotype 1 (Newcastle disease virus), avian influenza virus, and Salmonella spp. in mute swans (Cygnus olor) in the Great Lakes region and Atlantic coast of the United States.  Avian Diseases 58(1):129-136.  doi:10.1637/10638-081413-Reg.1.

Pepin, K.M., E. Spackman, J.D. Brown, K.L. Pabilonia, L.P. Garber, J.T. Weaver, D.A. Kennedy, K.A. Patyk, K.P. Huyvaert, R.S. Miller, A.B. Franklin, K. Pedersen, T.L. Bogich, P. Rohani, S.A. Shriner, C.T. Webb, and S. Riley. 2014. Using quantitative disease dynamics as a tool for guiding response to avian influenza in poultry in the United States of America. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 113(4):376-397.  doi:10.1016/j.prevetmed.2013.11.011.

Phillips, G.E., D.A. Goldade, K.C. VerCauteren, T.L. Ott, and D.C. Wagner. 2014. Iophenoxic acid and rhodamine B as biomarkers of bovine tuberculosis vaccine bait uptake by white-tailed deer. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:328-330.

Piaggio, A.J., R.M. Engeman, M.W. Hopken, J.S. Humphrey, K.L. Keacher, W.E. Bruce, and M.L. Avery. 2014. Detecting an elusive invasive species: a diagnostic PCR to detect Burmese python in Florida waters and an assessment of persistence of environmental DNA. Molecular Ecology Resources, 14:374–380. doi:10.1111/1755-0998.12180.

Pitt, W.C., G.W. Witmer, S.M. Jojola, and H. Sin. 2014. Potential citric acid exposure and toxicity to Hawaiian hoary bats (Lasiurus cinereus semotus) associated with Eleutherodactylus frog control. Ecotoxicology 23(3):429-436.  doi:10.1007/s10646-014-1208-8.

Pitt, W.C., and G.W.Witmer. 2014. Invasive vertebrate species and the challenges of management. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:12-14.

Poessel, S.A., E.M. Gese, and  J.K. Young. 2014. Influence of habitat structure and food on patch choice of captive coyotes. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 157:127-136.  doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2014.05.001.

Powers, J.G., R.J. Monello, M.A. Wild, T.R. Spraker, J.P. Gionfriddo, T.M. Nett, and D.L. Baker. 2014. Effects of GonaCon immunocontraceptive vaccine in free-ranging female Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni). Wildlife Society Bulletin 38(3):650-656.  doi: 10.1002/wsb.434

Quinn, N., D.H. Davis, R.M. Engeman, and R.A. Baldwin. 2014. Efficacy of rodenticides for Roof Rat and Deer Mouse control in orchards. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:196-197. 

Rattner, B.A., K.E. Horak, R.S. Lazarus, D.A. Goldade, and J.J. Johnston. 2014.Toxicokinetics and coagulopathy threshold of the rodenticide diphacinone in Eastern screech-owls (Megascops asio). Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 33(1):74-81. doi:10.1002/etc.2390.

Rattner, B.A., R.S. Lazarus, S.L. Schultz, K.E. Horak, B.G. Abbo, and S.F. Volker. 2014. Development of dietary-based toxicity reference values to assess the risk of chlorophacinone to non-target raptorial birds. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:347-352.

Root, J.J., S.A. Shriner, K.T. Bentler, T. Gidlewski, N.L. Mooers, J.W. Ellis, T.R. Spraker, K.K. VanDalen, H.J. Sullivan, and A.B. Franklin. 2014. Shedding of a low pathogenic Avian Influenza virus in a common synanthropic mammal - the cottontail rabbit. PLoSOne 9(8): e102513. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102513.

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Root, J.J., S.A. Shriner, K.T. Bentler, T. Gidlewski, N.L. Mooers, J.W. Ellis, T.R. Spraker, K.K. VanDalen, H.J. Sullivan, and A.B. Franklin. 2014. Extended viral shedding of a low pathogenic Avian influenza virus by striped skunks (Mephitis mephitis). PLoS ONE 9(1): e70639. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0070639.

Russell, C.A., P.M. Kasson, R.O. Donis, S. Riley, J. Dunbar, A. Rambaut, J. Asher, S. Burke, C.T. Davis, R.J. Garten, S. Gnanakaran, S.I. Hay, S. Herfst, N.S. Lewis, J.O. Lloyd-Smith, C.A. Macken, S. Maurer-Stroh, E. Neuhaus, C.R. Parrish, K.M. Pepin,  D.R. Perez, S. Shepard, D.L. Smith, D.L. Suarez, S.C. Trock, M. Widdowson, D. George,  M. Lipsitch, and J.D. Bloom. 2014. Improving pandemic influenza risk assessment. eLife 3:e03883.  doi: 10.7554/eLife.03883

Schwarz, K.B., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G.Wang. 2014. Behavioral traits and airport type affect mammal incidents with U.S. civil aircraft. Environmental Management 54:908-918. doi: 10.1007/s00267-014-0345-4.

Scotch, M., Lam, T.T-Y., K.L. Pabilonia, T. Anderson, J. Baroch, D. Kohler, and T.J. DeLiberto. 2014. Diffusion of influenza viruses among migratory birds with a focus on the Southwest United States. Infection, Genetics and Evolution 26:185-193. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2014.05.029.

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Sharpe, J.M. and A.B. Shiels. 2014. Understory fern community structure, growth and spore production responses to a large-scale hurricane experiment in a Puerto Rico rainforest. Forest Ecology and Management 332:75-86.  doi: 10.1016/j.foreco.2014.01.023.

Sheffels, T.R., M.D. Sytsma, J. Carter, and J.D. Taylor. 2014. Efficacy of plastic mesh tubes in reducing herbivory damage by the invasive nutria (Myocastor coypus) in an urban restoration site. Northwest Science 88(4):269-279. doi: 10.3955/046.088.0403.

Shiels, A.B., and W.C. Pitt. 2014. A review of invasive rodent (Rattus spp. and Mus musculus) diets on Pacific Islands. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:161-165.

Shiels, A.B., G. Gonzalez. 2014. Understanding the key mechanisms of tropical forest responses to canopy loss and biomass deposition from experimental hurricane effects. Forest Ecology and Management.  doi: 10.1016/jforeco.2014.04.024.

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Shiels, A.B., W.C. Pitt, R.T. Sugihara, and G.W. Witmer. 2014. Biology and impacts of Pacific Island invasive species. 11. The Black Rat, Rattus rattus (Rodentia: Muridae). Pacific Science 68(2):145-184. doi:10.2984/68.2.1.

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Swirski, A.L., D.L. Pearl, M.L. Williams, H.J. Homan, G.M. Linz, N. Cernicchiaro, and J.T. LeJeune. Spatial epidemiology of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in dairy cattle in relation to night roosts of Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling) in Ohio, USA (2007-2009). Zoonoses and Public Health 61:427-435.  doi: 10.1111/zph.12092.

Taylor, J. A. Morzillo, and A. Anderson. 2014. Estimating the total economic impact of the black bear peeling in western Oregon using GIS and REMI. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:419-422.

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Tupper, S.K., S.J. Werner, J.C. Carlson, S.E. Petit, J.C. Wise, C.A. Lindell, and G.M. Linz. 2014. European starling feeding activity on repellent treated crops and pellets. Crop Protection 63:76-82. doi: 10.1016/j.cropro.2014.05.001.

Van Vuren, D.H., M.A. Ordenana, M.C. McGrann, and A.R. Berentsen. 2014. Managing California ground squirrels on levees using habitat modification. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:180-183.

VerCauteren, K., M. Lavelle, J. Landry, L. Marker, and T.M. Gehring. 2014. Use of dogs in the mediation of conservation conflicts. Proceedings of the 26th Vertebrate Pest Conference 26:411-412.

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Washburn, B.E., M.S. Martell, R.O. Bierregaard, Jr., C.J. Henny, B.S. Dorr, and T.J. Olexa. 2014. Wintering ecology of adult North American ospreys. Journal of Raptor Research 48(4):325-333. doi: 10.3356/JRR-OSPR-13-01.1.

Washburn, B.E. 2014. Human–osprey conflicts: Industry, utilities, communication, and transportation. Journal of Raptor Research 48(4):387-395. doi: 10.3356/JRR-OSPR-13-04.1.

Washburn, B.E., P.J. Cisar, and T.L. DeVault. 2014. Wildlife strikes with U.S. military rotary-wing aircraft deployed in foreign countries. Human-Wildlife Interactions 8(2):251-260.

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Werner, S.J., S.T. DeLiberto, S.E. Pettit, and A.M. Mangan. 2014. Synergistic effect of an ultraviolet feeding cue for an avian repellent and protection of agricultural crops. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 159:107-113.  doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2014.06.012.

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Witmer, G.W., N.P. Snow, and R.S. Moulton. 2014. Responses by wild house mice (Mus musculus) to various stimuli in a novel environment. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 159:99-106.  doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2014.07.007.

Witmer, G.W. Evaluating habitat manipulations and rodenticides to protect seedlings from rodent damage at restored landfills in New York. 2014. Restoration Ecology 22(2):178-184.  doi:10.1111/rec.12056.

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