Submissions from 2018


Invasive species risk assessments need more consistent spatial abundance data, Bethany A. Bradley, Jenica M. Allen, Mitchell W. O'Neill, Rebekah D. Wallace, Charles T. Bargeron, Julie A. Richburg, and Kristina Stinson


A landscape index of ecological integrity to inform landscape conservation, Kevin McGarigal, Brad Compton, Ethan Plunkett, Bill DeLuca, Joanna Grand, Eduard Ene, and Scott D. Jackson


Modeling non-stationary urban growth: The SPRAWL model and the ecological impacts of development, Kevin McGarigal, Ethan Plunkett, Lisabeth L. Willey, Brad Compton, Bill DeLuca, and Joanna Grand


Responses of non-native earthworms to experimental eradication of garlic mustard and implications for native vegetation, Kristina A. Stinson, S. D. Frey, M. R. Jackson, E. Coates-Connor, M. Anthony, and K. Martinez

Submissions from 2017


Tambora and the Mackerel Year: Phenology and Fisheries During an Extreme Climate Event, Karen E. Alexander, William B. Leavenworth, Theodore V. Willis, Carolyn Hall, Steven Mattocks, Steven M. Bittner, Emily Klein, Michelle Staudinger, Alexander Bryan, Julianne Rosset, Benjamin H. Carr, and Adrian Jordaan


Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum) distribution in the intermountain Western United States and its relationship to fire frequency, seasonality, and ignitions, Bethany A. Bradley, Caroline A. Curtis, Emily J. Fusco, John T. Abatzoglou, Jennifer K. Balch, Sepideh Dadashi, and Mao-Ning Tuanmu


Frequency of invasive plant occurrence is not a suitable proxy for abundance in the Northeast United States, Tyler Cross, John T. Finn, and Bethany A. Bradley


Near-Real-Time Monitoring of Insect Defoliation Using Landsat Time Series, Valerie J. Pasquarella, Bethany A. Bradley, and Curtis E. Woodcock

Submissions from 2016


Controls on Interannual Variability in Lightning-Caused Fire Activity in the Western US, John T. Abatzoglou, Crystal A. Kolden, Jennifer K. Balch, and Bethany A. Bradley


The Influence of Sex and Season on Conspecific Spatial Overlap in a Large, Actively-Foraging Colubrid Snake, Javan M. Bauder, David R. Breininger, M. Rebecca Bolt, Michael L. Legare, Christopher L. Jenkins, Betsie B. Rothermel, and Kevin McGarigal


Continent-Wide Survey Reveals Massive Decline in African Savannah Elephants, Michael J. Chase, Scott Schlossberg, Curtice R. Griffin, Philippe J.C. Bouché, Sintayehu W. Djene, Paul W. Elkan, Sam Ferreira, Falk Grossman, Edward Mtarima Kohi, Kelly Landen, Patrick Omondi, Alexis Peltier, S.A. Jeanetta Selier, and Robert Sutcliffe


Plant Distribution Data Show Broader Climatic Limits than Expert-Based Climatic Tolerance Estimates, Caroline A. Curtis and Bethany A. Bradley


Quantifying the Human Influence on Fire Ignition Across the Western USA, Emily J. Fusco, John T. Abatzoglou, Jennifer K. Balch, John T. Finn, and Bethany Bradley


Discontinuities Concentrate Mobile Predators: Quantifying Organism-Environment Interactions at a Seascape Scale, Cristina G. Kennedy, Martha E. Mather, Joseph M. Smith, John T. Finn, and Linda A. Deegan


Globalization Impacts on Local Commons: Multiscale Strategies for Socioeconomic and Ecological Resilience, Timothy O. Randhir


Spatial capture–recapture models allowing Markovian transience or dispersal, J. Royle, Angela Fuller, and Chris Sutherland


Testing the Accuracy of Aerial Surveys for Large Mammals: An Experiment with African Savanna Elephants (Loxodonta africana), Scott Scholossberg, Michael J. Chase, and Curtice R. Griffin


Spatial Capture–Recapture: A Promising Method for Analyzing Data Collected Using Artificial Cover Objects, Chris Sutherland, David Mun'Oz, David Miller, and Evan Grant


Effects of Photo and Genotype-Based Misidentification Error on Estimates of Survival, Detection and State Transition using Multistate Survival Models, Kristopher J. Winiarski and Kevin McGarigal

Submissions from 2015


Will Remote Sensing Shape the Next Generation of Species Distribution Models?, Kate S. He, Bethany A. Bradley, Anna F. Cord, Duccio Rocchini, Mao-Ning Tuanmu, Sebastian Schmidtlein, Woody Turner, Martin Wegmann, and Nathalie Pettorelli


Likelihood analysis of spatial capture-recapture models for stratified or class structured populations, J. Royle, Chris Sutherland, Angela Fuller, and Catherine Sun

Submissions from 2014


Integrated Assessment of Biological Invasions, Ibnes Ibanez, Jeffrey M. Diez, Luke P. Miller, Julian D. Olden, Cascade J B Sorte, Dana M. Blumenthal, Bethany A. Bradley, Carla M. D’Antonio, Jeffrey S. Dukes, Regan I. Early, Edwin D. Grosholz, and Joshua J. Lawler


Lights, Camera...Citizen Science: Assessing the Effectiveness of Smartphone-Based Video Training in Invasive Plant Indentification, Jared Starr, Charles M. Schweik, Nathan Bush, Lena Fletcher, Jack Finn, Jennifer Fish, and Charles T. Bergeron


A demographic, spatially explicit patch occupancy model of metapopulation dynamics and persistence, Chris Sutherland, D. Elston, and X. Lambin


Modelling non-Euclideanmovement and landscape connectivity in highly structured ecological networks, Chris Sutherland, Angela Fuller, and J. Royle

Submissions from 2013


Accounting for false positive detection error induced by transient individuals, Chris Sutherland, D Elston, and X. Lambin

Submissions from 2012


The Invasive Grass-Fire Cycle in the U.S. Great Basin, Jennifer K. Balch, Marnie K. Carroll, and Bethany A. Bradley

Global change, global trade, and the next wave of plant invasions, Bethany Bradley, D M. Blumenthal, R Early, E D. Grosholz, J J, L P. Miller, C JB Sorte, C M. D'Antonio, J M. Diez, J S. Dukes, I Ibanez, and J D. Olden


Will Extreme Climatic Events Facilitate Biological Invasions?, Jeffrey M. Diez, Carla M. D'Antonio, Jeffrey S. Dukes, Edwin D. Grosholz, Julian D. Olden, Cascade J B Sorte, Dana M. Blumenthal, Bethany Bradley, Regan Early, Ines Ibanez, Sierra J. Jones, Joshua J. Lawler, and Luke P. Miller

Architectural Design with SketchUp - Component-Based Modeling, Plugins, Rendering, and Scripting, Alexander C. Schreyer

Submissions from 2011


Using Expert Knowledge to Satisfy Data Needs:Mapping Invasive Plant Distributions in the Western United States, Bethany A. Bradley and David C. Marvin


Climate Responsive Design and the Milam Residence, Simi T. Hoque, Carl Fiocchi, and Mohammad Shahadat

Compatibility of Toothed Ascenders with Arborist Climbing Ropes, Brian CP Kane

Dynamic properties of open-grown deciduous trees, Brian CP Kane and Kenneth R. James

Measuring urban forestry performance and demographic associations in Massachusetts, USA, Brian CP Kane, David Rines, David B. Kittredge, H Dennis P. Ryan, and Brett Butler

Toward Open Public Administration Scholarship, Charles M. Schweik, Ines Mergel, Jodi Sandfort, and Zhirong Zhao

Submissions from 2010

Variability of the Compressive Strength of Parallel Strand Lumber, SR Arwade, R Winans, and PL Clouston

On the origin of species: insights from the ecological genomics of lake whitefish, L Bernatchez, S Renaut, AR Whiteley, N Derome, J Jeukens, L Landry, GQ Lu, AW Nolte, K Ostbye, SM Rogers, and J St-Cyr

Is there a need for a '100 questions exercise' to enhance fisheries and aquatic conservation, policy, management and research? Lessons from a global 100 questions exercise on conservation of biodiversity, SJ Cooke, AJ Danylchuk, MJ Kaiser, and MA Rudd

Use of Abundance of One Species as a Surrogate for Abundance of Others, SA Cushman, KS McKelvey, BR Noon, and K McGarigal

Are Family Forest Owners Facing a Future In Which Forest Management Is Not Enough?, AW D'Amato, PF Catanzaro, DT Damery, DB Kittredge, and KA Ferrare

Effects of landscape patterns of fire severity on regenerating ponderosa pine forests (Pinus ponderosa) in New Mexico and Arizona, USA, SL Haire and K McGarigal

Tools for sustainable development: a comparison of building performance simulation packages, S Hoque and A Sharma

Introgressive hybridization in North American hakes after secondary contact, G Machado-Schiaffino, F Juanes, and E Garcia-Vazquez

Role of mangroves as nurseries for French grunt Haemulon flavolineatum and schoolmaster Lutjanus apodus assessed by otolith elemental fingerprints, I Mateo, EG Durbin, RS Appeldoorn, AJ Adams, F Juanes, R Kingsley, P Swart, and D Durant

Seasonal Use of a New England Estuary by Foraging Contingents of Migratory Striped Bass, SM Pautzke, ME Mather, JT Finn, LA Deegan, and RM Muth

First attempt to use a remotely operated vehicle to observe soniferous fish behavior in the Gulf of Maine, Western Atlantic Ocean, RA Rountree and F Juanes

A size-based approach to quantifying predation on longfin inshore squid Loligo pealeii in the northwest Atlantic, MD Staudinger and F Juanes

Feeding tactics of a behaviorally plastic predator, summer flounder (Paralichthys dentatus), MD Staudinger and F Juanes

Brown trout (Salmo trutta) invasiveness: plasticity in life-history is more important than genetic variability, AG Valiente, F Juanes, P Nunez, and E Garcia-Vazquez

Submissions from 2009

Measurement and Stochastic Computational Modeling of the Elastic Properties of Parallel Strand Lumber, SR Arwade, PL Clouston, and R Winans

Challenges and Opportunities for the Northeastern Forest Bioindustry, J Benjamin, RJ Lilieholm, and D Damery

Seed Dispersal of Big-Leaf Mahogany (Swietenia Macrophylla) and its Role in Natural Forest Management in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico, L Camara-Cabrales and MJ Kelty

Jaguar (Panthera onca) hunting activity: effects of prey distribution and availability, E Carrillo, TK Fuller, and JC Saenz

Interbirth interval of a free-ranging jaguar, E Carrillo, J Saenz, and T Fuller

Elephants caught in the middle: impacts of war, fences and people on elephant distribution and abundance in the Caprivi Strip, Namibia, MJ Chase and CR Griffin

Developing a sustainable forest biomass industry: case of the US northeast, D Damery, J Benjamin, M Kelty, and RJ Lilieholm

Native vegetation structure and persistence of endangered Tehuantepec jackrabbits in a neotropical savanna in Oaxaca, M,xico, V Farias and TK Fuller

Forest Landowners' Willingness to Sell Carbon Credits: A Pilot Study, LS Fletcher, D Kittredge, and T Stevens

The Adopt-a-Herring Program as a Fisheries Conservation Tool, HJ Frank, ME Mather, RM Muth, SM Pautzke, JM Smith, and JT Finn

What is "fallback"?: metrics needed to assess telemetry tag effects on anadromous fish behavior, HJ Frank, ME Mather, JM Smith, RM Muth, JT Finn, and SD McCormick

Survival and Breeding Frequency in Marbled Salamanders (Ambystoma opacum): Implications for Spatio-temporal Population Dynamics, LR Gamble, K McGarigal, DB Sigourney, and BC Timm

Mislabeling of Two Commercial North American Hake Species Suggests Underreported Exploitation of Offshore Hake, E Garcia-Vazquez, JL Horreo, D Campo, G Machado-Schiaffino, I Bista, A Triantafyllidis, and F Juanes

Stakeholder Norms Toward Beaver Management in Massachusetts, SA Jonker, JF Organ, RM Muth, RR Zwick, and WF Siemer

Seasonal source-sink dynamics at the edge of a species' range, LL Kanda, TK Fuller, PR Sievert, and RL Kellogg

Records of Recovering American Marten, Martes americana, in New Hampshire, JR Kelly, TK Fuller, and JJ Kanter

The Fire in the East, DB Kittredge

Willingness-to-sell conservation easements: A case study, M LeVert, T Stevens, and D Kittredge

Spatio-temporal variations of sea star Asterias spp. distributions between sea scallop Placopecten magellanicus beds on Georges Bank, MC Marino, F Juanes, and KDE Stokesbury

Habitat Use by Foraging Northern Harriers on Nantucket Island, Massachusetts, BH Massey, CR Griffin, and K McGarigal

Use of non-natal estuaries by migratory striped bass (Morone saxatilis) in summer, ME Mather, JT Finn, KH Ferry, LA Deegan, and GA Nelson

Surface metrics: an alternative to patch metrics for the quantification of landscape structure, K McGarigal, S Tagil, and SA Cushman

Activity, movements, and sociality of newborn Mongolian gazelle calves in the Eastern Steppe, D Odonkhuu, KA Olson, GB Schaller, JR Ginsberg, and TK Fuller

Short Communication A mega-herd of more than 200,000 Mongolian gazelles Procapra gutturosa: a consequence of habitat quality, KA Olson, T Mueller, S Bolortsetseg, P Leimgruber, WF Fagan, and TK Fuller

Urbanization effects on watershed habitat potential: a multivariate assessment of thresholds and interactions, T Randhir and P Ekness

Watershed land use and aquatic ecosystem response: Ecohydrologic approach to conservation policy, TO Randhir and AG Hawes

Multiattribute optimization of restoration options: Designing incentives for watershed management, TO Randhir and DM Shriver

Watershed-Scale Tradeoffs in Water Quantity and Quality Attributes for Conservation Policy, TO Randhir and O Tsvetkova

Deliberative valuation without prices: A multiattribute prioritization for watershed ecosystem management, T Randhir and DM Shriver

Contrasting patterns of resource utilization between juvenile estuarine predators: the influence of relative prey size and foraging ability on the ontogeny of piscivory, FS Scharf, JA Buckel, and F Juanes

Reflections of an Online Geographic Information Systems Course Based on Open Source Software, CM Schweik, MT Fernandez, MP Hamel, P Kashwan, Q Lewis, and A Stepanov

Arsenic contamination in water resources: mitigation and policy options, I Sekar and T Randhir

Nesting Habitat Characteristics of Bank Swallows and Belted Kingfishers on the Connecticut River, M Silver and CR Griffin

Evaluation of a Gastric Radio Tag Insertion Technique for Anadromous River Herring, JM Smith, ME Mather, HJ Frank, RM Muth, JT Finn, and SD McCormick

Reconstruction of original body size and estimation of allometric relationships for the longfin inshore squid (Loligo pealeii) and northern shortfin squid (Illex illecebrosus), MD Staudinger, F Juanes, and S Carlson


Climate Change: Helping Nature Survive the Human Response, Will R. Turner, Bethany A. Bradley, Lyndon D. Estes, David G. Hole, Michael Oppenheimer, and David S. Wilcove

Recalculated diet and daily ration of the shortfin mako (Isurus oxyrinchus), with a focus on quantifying predation on bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix) in the northwest Atlantic Ocean, AD Wood, BM Wetherbeez, F Juanes, NE Kohler, and C Wilga

Watershed Forest Management Information System (WFMIS), YL Zhang and PK Barten

Submissions from 2008

Soniferous fishes in the Hudson River, KA Anderson, RA Rountree, and F Juanes

Seasonal Abundance and Distribution of Elephants in Sioma Ngwezi National Park, southwest Zambia, M Chase and C Griffin

Do forest community types provide a sufficient basis to evaluate biological diversity?, SA Cushman, KS McKelvey, CH Flather, and K McGarigal

Multi-scale features for identifying individuals in large biological databases: an application of pattern recognition technology to the marbled salamander Ambystoma opacum, L Gamble, S Ravela, and K McGarigal

Inhabitants of landscape scars: Succession of woody plants after large, severe forest fires in Arizona and New Mexico, SL Haire and K McGarigal

Selective feeding in a generalist invertivore, age-0 striped bass, DV Howe, RC Jordan, and F Juanes

Small-scale morphological differentiation in a cichlid may provide clues about rapidly diversifying systems, R Jordan, D Howe, K Kellogg, F Juanes, J Stauffer, and E Garcia-Vazquez

Claw allometry in green crabs, Carcinus maenas: heterochely, handedness, and sex, F Juanes, KT Lee, A McKnight, and K Kellogg

Estimating ownerships and parcels of nonindustrial private forestland in Massachusetts, DB Kittredge, AW D'Amato, P Catanzaro, J Fish, and B Butler

Procedures for efficiently producing high-quality fecundity data on a small budget, N Klibansky and F Juanes

Effect of climate change on watershed system: a regional analysis, E Marshall and T Randhir

Spatial modeling of land cover change and watershed response using Markovian cellular automata and simulation, E Marshall and TO Randhir