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Using sterilization to change predation rates of wild coyotes: A test case involving pronghorn fawns, Renee G. Seidler, Eric M. Gese, and Mary M. Conner; Applied Animal Behaviour Science


Geomorphic Landforms and Plant Community Structure and Dominance In the Central Desert Region of Baja California, México, Leila M. Shultz, Phillip W. Rundel, M. Rasoul Sharifi, Erik T. Nilsen, Gail A. Baker, and Ross A. Virginia; Madrono

The Chobe elephants: one species, two niches, S. Stokke and J. T. du Toit; Elephants and Savanna Woodland Ecosystems: A Study from Chobe National Park, Botswana

Cattle Consumption of Medusahead (Taeniatherum caput-medusae) on the Channel Scablands of Eastern washington, Clinton A. Stonecipher, Kip E. Panter, and Juan J. Villalba; Society for Range Management 67th International Meeting

Mountain Lions: Terrifying, Tremendous, or Simply Tenacious?, David C. Stoner; Swaner EcoPreserve

Ecological Responses to Climate Across Trophic Levels: Plants, Prey, and Predators in the Intermountain West, David C. Stoner and Thomas C. Edwards Jr.; Utah State University, Wildland Resources Department Seminar

Mule Deer Reproduction Across a Latitudinal Gradient: Plant Phenology, Precipitation, and Parturition Dates, David C. Stoner, Thomas C. Edwards Jr., Heather H. Bernales, Joseph O. Sexton, and Jyoteshwar Nagol; Utah Chapter of The Wildlife Society

Grazing, tiling and canopy effects on carbon dioxide fluxes in a Spanish dehesa, Carla Uribe, Rosa Inclán, L. Hernando, Mercedes Román Dobarco, M. A. Clavero, Sonia Roig, and Helga Van Miegroet; Agroforestry Systems


Monitoring of livestock grazing effects on Bureau of Land Management land, Kari E. Veblen

Forum: Learning to Graze Medusahead, Juan J. Villalba; Society for Range Management 67th International Meeting

Homeostasis in living organisms and the case of self-medication in herbivores, Juan J. Villalba; Animal Behaviour and Welfare Seminar

Influence of Parasitic Loads on Selection of Novel Feeds and Pastures by Lambs, Juan J. Villalba; NCERA 214 Sheep Research Meeting

Learning and Diet Selection in Herbivores: From the Central Idea to Landscape Management, Juan J. Villalba; Ontario Agricultural College Alumni Foundation

Plant-Herbivore Interactions, Juan J. Villalba; The Graham Centre, Charles Sturt University

Primary Roles for Plant Secondary Compounds: Enhancing the Health of Soils, Plants, Herbivores and People through Plant Biochemical Diversity, Juan J. Villalba; Chalres Sturt University Seminar Series

The Psychobiology of Feeding Behavior and its Cultural Inflection, Juan J. Villalba; The American Dairy Science Association (ADSA), the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS), and the Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS) 2014 Joint Annual Meeting

The Role of Plant Biochemical Diversity on Animal Nutrition, Health and Welfare, Juan J. Villalba; Utah State University - Plant, Soils & Climate Seminar Series

Forage Choice in Pasturelands: Influence on Foraging Behavior and Animal Production, Juan J. Villalba, P. Gregorini, and S. A. Gunter; 1st Joint International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores/International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology

Forum: A Learning Network to Manage Invasive Grasses, Juan J. Villalba and Emilio A. Laca; Society for Range Management 67th International Meeting


Ruminant Self-Medication Against Gastrointestinal Nematodes: Evidence, Mechanism, and Origins, Juan J. Villalba, James Miller, Eugene D. Ungar, Serge Y. Landau, and John Glendinning; Parasite

Veterinary Medicine: Balancing Consumer and Ecological Health?, Juan J. Villalba, Fredrick D. Provenza, N. J. Gibson, and S. Lopez Ortiz; Issues in Agroecology

Interaction Between a Tannin-Containing Legume and Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue Seed on Lambs' Feeding Behavior and Physiology, Juan J. Villalba, C. Spackman, B. Goff, J. L. Klotz, T. Griggs, and Jennifer W. MacAdam; The American Dairy Science Association (ADSA), the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS), and the Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS) 2014 Joint Annual Meeting

An evaluation of fire regime reconstruction methods. Working Papers in Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forest Restoration #32, Larissa L. Yocom Kent; Northern Arizona University

Fire history in mixed-conifer forest: Grand Canyon North Rim, Larissa L. Yocom, Peter Z. Fule, W. A. Bunn, and E. Gdula; Grand Canyon National Park


Dogs Day in Wildlife Conservation, Julie Young; Ecology


Incorporating Cold-Air Pooling into Downscaled Climate Models Increases Potential Refugia for Snow-Dependent Species within the Sierra Nevada Ecoregion, CA, Julie Young; PLoS ONE


The Evolution of Self-Control, Julie Young; Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America


Evaluation of 6 ONRAB Ultralite bait flavor matrices delivered to coyotes (Canis latrans): Implications for oral rabies vaccination, Julie Young, Are R. Berensten, Stacey P. Brummer, and Kurt C. VerCauteren; Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research


Calving location selection patterns of saiga antelope in Mongolia, Julie K. Young, B. Buuveibaatar, T. K. Fuller, and J. Berger; Journal of Zoology


Production of Hybrids between Western Gray Wolves and Western Coyotes, Julie K. Young, L. David Mech, and Bruce W. Christensen; PLoS ONE


Efficacy of Ropel as a Coyote Repellent, Julie K. Young, Elizabeth A. Miller, Scott Stelting, and Bruce A. Kimball; Human-Wildlife Interactions


Influence of habitat structure and food on patch choice of captive coyotes, Julie Young, Sharon A. Poessel, and Eric M. Gese; Applied Animal Behaviour Science


Animal attendance at M-44 sodium cyanide ejector sites for coyotes, Julie Young, John A. Shivik, and Lauren Mastro; Wildlife Society Bulletin



Can the past predict the future? Experimental tests of historically based population models, Peter Adler, Kerry M. Byrne, and James Leiker; Global Change Biology

Niche opportunities and invasion dynamics in a desert annual community, Ginger R.H. Allington, David N. Koons, S.K. Morgan Earnest, Michele R. Schutzenhofer, and Thomas J. Valone; Ecology Letters

Climate change, phenology, and habitat degradation: drivers of gosling body condition and juvenile survival in lesser snow geese, Lise M. Aubry, Robert F. Rockwell, Evan G. Cooch, and David N. Koons; Global Change Biology

An Empirically Parameterized Individual Based Model of Animal Movement, Perception and Memory, Tal Avgar, Rob Deardon, and John M. Fryxell; Ecological Modelling

On the Adaptive Benefits of Mammal Migration, Tal Avgar, Garrett M. Street, and John M. Fryxell; Canadian Journal of Zoology


Rodent-Mediated Interactions Among Seed Species of Differing Quality in a Shrubsteppe Ecosystem, Karen H. Beard, Craig A. Faulhaber, Frank P. Howe, and Thomas C. Edwards Jr; Western North American Naturalist

A review of solutions and challenges to addressing human population growth and global climate change, Rafael Bergstrom, Randi A. Caddell, Mark William Chynoweth, Lisa M. Ellsworth, Sarah Henly-Shepard, Darcey K. Iwashita, Christopher A. Lepczyk, and Kara Miller; International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses

The interacting ecological effects of large-scale disturbances and salvage logging on montane spruce forest regeneration in the western European Alps, A. Bottero, M. Garbarino, James N. Long, and R. Motta; Forest Ecology and Management

Aspen Intake and Preference by Sheep: Implications for Herbivory and Aspen Decline, E. A. Burritt and Juan J. Villalba; Utah Association of County agricultural Agents Annual Meeting

Foraging for Medicines: Evidence of Self-Medication in Parasitized Sheep, E. A. Burritt and Juan J. Villalba; Utah Association of County agricultural Agents Annual Meeting


Ingestion of toxic plants by herbivores, Elizabeth A. Burritt; Utah State Extension


Mother knows best, Elizabeth A. Burritt; Utah State University Extension


Elk and Cattle Grazing Can Be Complementary, Elizabeth A. Burritt and Roger Banner; Rangelands


Training Livestock to Avoid Specific Foilage, Elizabeth A. Burritt, Morgan Doran, and Matt Stevenson; Utah State University Extension


Finishing bison by offering a choice of feeds and room to roam, Elizabeth A. Burritt, M. Kossler, and J. Villalba; Journal of the National Association of County Agricultural Agents


Continental-scale assessment of genetic diversity and population structure in quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides), Colin M. Callahan, Carol A. Rowe, Ronald J. Ryel, John D. Shaw, Michael D. Madritch, and Karen E. Mock; Journal of Biogeography

Looking for a needle in a haystack: inference about individual fitness components in a heterogeneous population, Emmanuelle Cam and David N. Koons; Oikos

Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Pneumonia in Bighorn Sheep, E. Frances Cassirer, Raina K. Plowright, Kezia R. Manlove, Paul C. Cross, Andrew P. Dobson, Kathleen A. Potter, and Peter J. Hudson; Journal of Animal Ecology

Effects of Supplementing Endophyte-Infected Tall Fescue with Sainfoin and Polyethylene Glycol on the Physiology and Ingestive Behavior of Lambs, Francisco Catanese, Roberto A. Distel, and Juan J. Villalba; American Society of Animal Science, American Dairy Science Association 2013 Annual Meetings

Conservation ecology of gray wolves in eastern Turkey’s human dominated landscape, Mark William Chynoweth, G. Cozzi, J. Kusak, Emrah Çoban, A. Çoban, A. Ozgul, and Çağan H. Şekercioğlu; 22nd International Conference of Conservation Biology

Turkey's First Wildlife Corridor vs an Ecological Trap: Conservation Ecology of Brown Bears in Northeastern Turkey, Mark William Chynoweth, G. Cozzi, J. Kusak, Emrah Çoban, A. Çoban, A. Ozgul, and Çağan H. Şekercioğlu; 22nd International Conference on Bear Research and Management


Biology and Impacts of Pacific Island Invasive Species. 9. Capra hircus, the Feral Goat (Mammalia: Bovidae), Mark William Chynoweth, Creighton M. Litton, Christopher A. Lepczyk, Steven C. Hess, and Susan Cordell; Pacific Science

Realized population change for long-term monitoring: California spotted owl case study, Mary M. Conner, John J. Keane, Claire V. Gallagher, Gretchen Jehle, Thomas E. Munton, Paula A. Shaklee, and Ross A. Gerrard; Journal of Wildlife Management

Effects of Increasing Age on Fecundity of Old-Aged Canada Geese (Branta Canadensis), Michael R. Conover; Waterbirds


Demography, Vital Rates, Habitat- Use, and Seasonal Movements of Greater Sage-Grouse in the Raft River Subunit Management Area, West Box Elder County, Utah - Phase 2, A. Cook, T. A. Messmer, and B. Wing


Female Elk Contacts Are Neither Frequency Nor Density Dependent, P. C. Cross, T. G. Creech, M. R. Ebinger, Kezia R. Manlove, K. Irvine, J. Henningsen, J. Rogerson, B. M. Scurlock, and S. Creel; Ecology

Effect of increasing temperature on the distribution of spruce beetle in Engelmann spruce forests of the Interior West, USA, R. J. DeRose, B. J. Bentz, James N. Long, and J. D. Shaw; Forest Ecology and Management


Greater Sage-Grouse Response to Season-Long and Prescribed Grazing., S. Dettenmaier and T. A. Messmer

Raphicerus campestris Steenbok (Steinbuck, Steinbok), J. T. du Toit; Mammals of Africa, vol. VI

Spatial Memory and Animal Movement, William F. Fagan, Mark A. Lewis, Marie Auger-Méthé, Tal Avgar, Simon Benhamou, Greg Breed, Lara LaDage, Ulrike E. Schläge, Wen-wu Tang, Yannis P. Papastamatiou, James Forester, and Thomas Mueller; Ecology Letters


The Influence of Snowmobile Trails on Coyote Movements during Winter in High-Elevation Landscapes, Eric M. Gese, Jennifer L. Burghardt Dowd, and Lise M. Aubry; PLOS One

Improving Intake of Medusahead: Is it Possible?, T. Hamilton, Juan J. Villalba, and E. A. Burrritt; Society for Range Management - Utah Section

Ungulate Damage to Safflower in Utah, Michael J. Haney and Michael R. Conover; The Journal of Wildlife Management


Invasive Plants in U. S. National Wildlife Refuges: A Coordinated Research Project Using Undergraduate Ecology Students, Martha F. Hoopes, David M. Marsh, Karen H. Beard, Nisse Goldberg, Alberto Aparicio, Annie Arbuthnot, Benjamin Hixon, Danelle Laflower, Lucas Lee, Amanda Little, Emily Mooney, April Pallette, Alison Ravenscraft, Stephen Scheele, Kyle Stowe, Colin Sykes, Robert Watson, and Blia Yang; Bioscience

Influence of Dietary Flavors on Sheep Feeding Behavior and Nutrient Digestibility, Ignacio R. Ipharraguerre, A. Mereu, and Juan J. Villalba; American Society of Animal Science, American Dairy Science Association 2013 Annual Meetings

Dendrochronological reconstruction of long-term precipitation patterns in Basaseachi National Park, Christen M. Irby, Peter Z. Fule, Larissa L. Yocom, and Jose Villanueva Diaz; Bosque

Colorado Plateau Trophic Interations: Climate, Primary, Productivity, and Large Mammals, Kirsten E. Ironside, David J. Mattson, David C. Stoner, Thomas C. Edwards Jr., Jyoteshwar Nagol, A. Anand, Joseph O. Sexton, David M. Choate, Kathleen M. Longshore, Brandon Holton, and Brian Jansen; 12th Biennial Conference of Science and Management on the Colorado Plateau


Community-level Response to Habitat Structure Manipulations: An Experimental Case Study in a Tropical Ecosystem, Emily A. Kalnicky, Karen H. Beard, and Mark W. Brunson; Forest Ecology and Management

Influence of wolf predation risk on elk movement in Yellowstone National Park, M. T. Kohl and Daniel R. MacNulty; 20th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society


The Legacy of Destructive Snow Goose Foraging on Supratidal Marsh Habitat in the Hudson Bay Lowlands, David Koons; Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research

Body condition dynamics and the cost-of-delay hypothesis in a temperate-breeding duck, David N. Koons; Journal of Avian Biology

Terrestrial predation by polar bears: not just a wild goose chase, David N. Koons, D. T. lles, S. L. Peterson, L J. Gormezana, and R F. Rockwell; Polar Biology

Density- and Resource-Dependent Movement Characteristics in a Rotifer, Daniel Kuefler, Tal Avgar, and John M. Fryxell; Functional Ecology

Do People Understand Trees?, Michael R. Kuhns; Proc. 16th European Forum on Urban Forestry - The Walking Urban Forest:A Dynamic Green Infrastructure for Our Cities

Change in Urban Forestry Programs in the Western United States - A Comparison Over 15 Years., Michael R. Kuhns, M. Perkins, and R. Long; Proc. 16th European Forum on Urban Forestry - The Walking Urban Forest:A Dynamic Green Infrastructure for Our Cities


Woody Plant Encroachment Facilitated by Increased Precipitation Intensity, Andrew Kulmatiski and Karen H. Beard; Nature Climate Change

Predators, Alternative Prey, and Climate Influence Annual Breeding Succcess of a Long - Lived Sea Duck, David T. lles, Robert F. Rockwell, Paul Matulonis, Gregory J. Robertson, Kenneth F. Abraham, J. Chris Davies, and David N. Koons; Journal of Animal Ecology

Changing perspectives on regeneration ecology and genetic diversity in western quaking aspen: implications for silviculture, James N. Long and K. E. Mock; Canadian Journal of Forest Research

Understanding the limits to wolf predatory power, Daniel R. MacNulty; 2013 International Wolf Symposium: Wolves and Humans at the Crossroads

Elk spatial response to wolf predation in Yellowstone National Park, Daniel R. MacNulty, M. T. Kohl, and J. D. Forester; International Wolf Symposium: Wolves and Humans at the Crossroads


Mechanisms of population regulation in wolves and their community consequences, Daniel R. MacNulty, Douglas Smith, Daniel Stahler, Rolf O. Peterson, and John A. Vucetich; 98th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America: Sustainable Pathways.

Reproductive consequences of life history traits, morphology, pack composition, and environmental conditions for female wolves, Daniel R. MacNulty, D. R. Stahler, D. W. Smith, B. vonHoldt, and R. K. Wayne; International Wolf Symposium; Wolves and Humans at the Crossroads

Find that Cache: Identifying Predation Events Through Clustered GPS Data, P. Mahoney, J. Young, David C. Stoner, J. Shivik, S. Calvalcanti, and Eric M. Gese; Utah Chapter of The Wildlife Society

Everything but the Kitchen Sink: Disease Transmission as a Mixing Bed for Cross-disciplinary Collaboration, Kezia R. Manlove; St. Olaf College Center for Integrative Research Seminar Series

Linking Adult Social Connectivity Patterns to Offspring Mortality in Bighorn Sheep, Kezia R. Manlove; CIDD Seminar Series

Comparison of population genetic patterns in two widespread freshwater mussels with contrasting life histories in western North America, Karen E. Mock

Contrasting Geographic Patterns of Genetic Differentiation in Body Size and Development Time With Reproductive Isolation in Dendroctonus ponderosae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae, Scolytinae), Karen E. Mock

Greater sage-grouse and natural gas development in Utah: using population genetic data for conservation efforts., Karen E. Mock

Risk-sensitive allocation in seasonal dynamics of fat and protein reserves in a long-lived mammal, Kevin L. Monteith, Thomas R. Stephenson, Vernon C. Bleich, Mary M. Conner, Becky M. Pierce, and R. Terry Bowyer; Journal of Animal Ecology

Towards an Energetic Landscape: Broad-Scale Accelerometry in Woodland Caribou, Anna A. Mosser, Tal Avgar, Glen S. Brown, C. Spencer Walker, and John M. Fryxell; Journal of Animal Ecology


Conserving large carnivores: dollars and fence, C Packer, A. Loveridge, S. Canney, T. Caro, S. T. Garnett, M. Pfeifer, K. K. Zander, A. Swanson, Daniel R. MacNulty, G. Balme, H. Bauer, C. M. Begg, K. S. Begg, S. Bhalla, C. Bissett, T. Bodasing, H. Brink, A. Burger, A. C. Burton, B. Clegg, S. Dell, A. Delsink, T. Dickerson, S. M. Dloniak, D. Druce, L. Frank, P. Funston, N. Gichohi, R. Groom, C. Hanekom, B. Heath, L. Hunter, H. H. Delongh, C. J. Joubert, S. M. Kasiki, B. Kissui, W. Knocker, B. Leathem, P. A. Lindsey, S. D. Maclennan, J. W. McNutt, S. M. Miller, S. Naylor, P. Nel, C. Ng'weno, K. Nicholls, J. O. Ogutu, E. Okot-Omoya, B. D. Patterson, A. Plumptre, J. Salerno, K. Skinner, R. Slotow, E. A. Sogbohossou, K. J. Stratford, C. Winterbach, H. Winterbach, and S. Polasky; Ecology Letters


The case for fencing remains intact, C. Packer, A. Swanson, S. Canney, A. Loveridge, S. Garnett, M. Pfeifer, A. C. Burton, H. Bauer, and Daniel R. MacNulty; Ecology Letters

Intra-guild interactions and projected impact of climate and land use changes on North American pochard ducks, Guillame Peron and David N. Koons; Oecologia


Use of Exposure History to Identify Patterns of Immunity to Pneumonia in Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis), Raina K. Plowright, Kezia R. Manlove, E. Frances Cassirer, Paul C. Cross, Thomas E. Besser, and Peter J. Hudson; PLoS ONE

Population Fluctuations and Distribution of Staging Eared Grebes (Podiceps Nigricollis) in North America, Anthony J. Roberts, Michael R. Conover, John Luft, and John Neil; Canadian Journal of Zoology


Resilience in Quaking Aspen: Recent Advances and Future Needs, Paul C. Rogers, C. Eisenberg, and S. Clair; Forest Ecology and Management

Spatio-Temporal Responses to Climate Across Trophic Levels: Macroscopic Observations of Plant Phenology and Animal Movement in the Western United States, Joseph O. Sexton, David C. Stoner, Jyoteshwar Nagol, A. Anund, Kirsten E. Ironside, Thomas C. Edwards Jr., and David J. Mattson; NASA Biodiversity and Ecological Forecasting Team Meeting