Volume 2, Issue 2 (2008) Fall 2008
In the News
Editor's Introduction Why are so Many People Attacked by Predators?
Michael R. Conover
The Director's Desk It’s a Bear Market for Research
Johan T. du Toit
The Director's Desk Misconceptions Hamper Protection of Bears
Bruce D. Leopold
The Soap Box Impacts of the Cancellation of the Spring Bear Hunt in Ontario, Canada
Raynald Harvey Lemelin
Carnivores, Urban Landscapes, and Longitudinal Studies: a Case History of Black Bears
Jon P. Beckmann and Carl W. Lackey
Effects of Aversive Conditioning on Behavior of Nuisance Louisiana Black Bears
Jennifer Leigh and Michael J. Chamberlain
Trans Fatty Acids Provide Evidence of Anthropogenic Feeding by Black Bears
Gregory W. Thiemann, Randal S. Stahl, Sharon Baruch-Mordo, and Stewart W. Breck
How People Should Respond When Encountering a Large Carnivore: Opinions of Wildlife Professionals
Dylan E. Brown and Michael R. Conover
Evaluation of Physical Barriers to Prevent Prairie Dog Colony Expansion
Gary W. Witmer, James Gionfriddo, and Michael Pipas
Evaluation of an Oral Vaccination Program to Control Raccoon Rabies in a Suburbanized Landscape
Jason R. Boulanger, Laura L. Bigler, Paul D. Curtis, Donald H. Lein, and Arthur J. Lembo Jr.
Modeling Wildlife Damage to Crops in Northern Indiana
Mónica I. Retamosa, Lee A. Humberg, James C. Beasley, and Olin E. Rhodes Jr.
Mammalian Hazards at Small Airports in Indiana: Impact of Perimeter Fencing
Travis L. DeVault, Jacob E. Kubel, David J. Glista, and Olin E. Rhodes Jr.
Relationship Between Raccoon Abundance and Crop Damage
James C. Beasley and Olin E. Rhodes Jr
Use of a Population Viability Analysis to Evaluate Human-Induced Impacts and Mitigation for the Endangered Lower Keys Marsh Rabbit
David H. LaFever, Paige M. Schmidt, Neil D. Perry, Craig A. Faulhaber, Roel R. Lopez, Nova J. Silvy, and Elizabeth A. Forys
Population and Spatial Dynamics of Resident Canada Geese in Southeastern Nebraska
Scott R. Groepper, P. Joseph Gabig, Mark P. Vrtiska, Jason M. Gilsdorf, Scott E. Hygnstrom, and Larkin A. Powell