Pat Kennedy's Publications

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PUBLICATIONS (* author was a graduate student; ** author was an undergraduate; ***author was a post-doctoral research associate at the time the study was conducted):

Book Chapters

Book Chapters

  • Hulvey, K. B., R. J. Standish, L. M. Hallett, B. M. Starzomski, S. D. Murphy, C. R. Nelson, M. R. Gardner, P. L. Kennedy, T. Seastadt and K. N. Suding. 2013. Incorporating novel ecosystems into management frameworks. Pages 157-171 In R. J. Hobbs, E. Higgs, and C. Hall (Eds). Novel Ecosystems. Intervening in the new ecological world order. Wiley-Blackwell, West Sussex, UK (Note: Book reviewed in Aug 2, 2013 Science).
  • Kennedy, P. L. 2013. Moving to the dark side. Pages 239-241 In R. J. Hobbs, E. Higgs, and C. Hall (Eds). Novel Ecosystems. Intervening in the new ecological world order. Wiley-Blackwell, West Sussex, UK.
  • Kennedy, P. L., L. Lach, A. E. Lugo, and R. J. Hobbs. 2013. Fauna and novel ecosystems. Pages 127-141 In R. J. Hobbs, E. Higgs, and C. Hall (Eds). Novel Ecosystems. Intervening in the new ecological world order. Wiley-Blackwell, West Sussex, UK.
  • Cartron, J-L., P. L. Kennedy, P. Yaksich and S. H. Stoleson. Cooper’s Hawk (Accipiter cooperii). 2010. Pages 177-193 In J. L. Cartron (Ed.). Raptors of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
  • Kennedy. P.L. and J-L. Cartron. Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis). 2010.  Pages 195-211 In J. L. Cartron (Ed.). Raptors of New Mexico. University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, USA.
  • Tapia, L., P. L. Kennedy, and R. W. Mannan. 2007. Habitat Sampling. Pages 153-169 In D. Bird & K. Bildstein (Eds). Raptor Research and Management Techniques Manual. Hancock Publishing House, Surrey, B.C., Canada.

Book Reviews and Miscellaneous Commentaries

  • Kochert, M. N, K. Steenhof, and P. L. Kennedy. 2010. In Memorium:  Dr. Carl D. Marti, 1944-2010. J. Raptor Research 44:335-336.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 2008. Review of The Goshawk by R. S. Kenward. Auk 125: 505-506.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 2000. Review of The Northern Goshawk: Ecology, Behavior, and Management in North America. T. Bosakowski. J. Raptor Res. 34:153-154.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 1998. Review of Raptors in human landscapes. Adaptations to built and cultivated environments. D. Bird, D. Varland and J. Negro (Eds.). Condor 100:584-585.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 1995. The science of wildlife management. Review of Wildlife ecology and management by G. Caughley and A. S. Sinclair. Prairie Naturalist 27:180-181.

Refereed Journal Articles

Papers in Review

  • Bruggeman, J. E., T. Swem, D. E. Andersen, P. L. Kennedy and D. Nigro. Factors influencing long-term occupancy dynamics of an arctic raptor population (revision requested; will submit revision 12/2013).
  • Hobbs, R. J., E. S. Higgs, C. M. Hall, P. Bridgewater, F. S. Chapin III, E. C. Ellis, J. J. Ewel, L. M. Hallett, J. A. Harris, K. B. Hulvey, S. T. Jackson, P. L. Kennedy, C. Kueffer, L. Lach, T. C. Lantz, A. E. Lugo, J. Mascaro, S. D. Murphy, C. R. Nelson, M. P. Perring, D. M. Richardson, T. R. Seastadt, R. J. Standish, B. M. Starzomski, K. N. Suding, P. M. Tognetti, L. Yakob, and L. Yung.  In review. Managing the whole landscape: historical, hybrid and novel ecosystems. (submitted to Frontiers Ecol & Environ. 10/2013).
  • Johnson, T. N.*, S. J. DeBano and P. L. Kennedy. In review. Grazing-induced plant responses cascade to multiple trophic levels: implications for offspring quality of grassland songbirds. J. Appl. Ecol. (revision requested; will submit revision 11/2013).
  • Kennedy, P. L., Bartuszevige, A. M.***, M. Houle, A. B. Humphrey, K. M. Dugger and J. Williams. In review. Changes in Buteo hawk territory occupancy on a privately-managed bunchgrass prairie in northeast Oregon. Condor (revision requested; submitted 08/2013).
  • DelCurto, T., S. A. Wyffels, A. A. Clark, P. L. Kennedy, R. V. Taylor, and S. J. DeBano. In review. Influence of stocking density on beef cattle performance and grazing behavior on native bunchgrass prairie (submitted to Range. Ecol. & Mgmt 08/2013).

 Invited Papers

  • Stephens, S. L., J. D. McIver, C. J. Fettig, J. B. Fontaine, B. R. Hartsough, P. L. Kennedy and D. W. Schwilk. 2013. A reply from Stephens and colleagues. BioScience 63:243-244.
  • Trauger, D. L. and P. L. Kennedy. 2012. Pioneering professionals: sharing a passion for wildlife conservation. The Wildlife Professional 6:32-37.
  • Squires, J. and P. L. Kennedy.  2006. Northern Goshawk ecology: an assessment of current knowledge and information needs for conservation and management. Stud. Avian Biol. 31:8-62.
  • Boal, C.W. *** D.E. Andersen, P.L Kennedy and A.M. Roberson*. 2006.  Northern goshawk ecology in the western Great Lakes region. Stud. Avian Biol. 31:128-136.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 1998. Evaluating northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis atricapillus) population trends: a reply to Smallwood and Crocker-Bedford. J. Raptor Res. 32:336-341.
  • Kennedy, P. L.  1997. The northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis atricapillus): is there evidence of a population decline? Special issue on Responses of forest raptors to management: a holarctic perspective. J. Raptor Res. 31:95-106.

Peer-reviewed Papers

  • Schmalz, H. J., R. V. Taylor, T. N. Johnson, P. L. Kennedy, S. J. DeBano, B. Newingham, and P. A. McDaniel. 2013. Soil morphologic properties and cattle stocking rate affect dynamic soil properties. Range Ecol. & Manage 66:445-453..
  • Johnson, T. N.*, P. L. Kennedy and M. A. Etterson. 2012. Nest success and cause-specific nest failure of grassland passerines breeding in prairie grazed by livestock. J. Wildl. Manage. 76:1607-1616.
  • Bartuszevige, A. M.***, P. L. Kennedy and R. V. Taylor. 2012. Sixty-seven years of landscape changes in the last, large remnant of the Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass Prairie. Natural Areas Journal 32:166-170.
  • Fontaine, J. B*** and P. L. Kennedy. 2012. Avian and small mammal response to fire severity and fire surrogate treatments in U.S. fire-prone forests: a meta-analysis. Ecol. Apps 22:1547-1561.
  • Kimoto, C., S. J. DeBano, R. W. Thorp, R. V. Taylor, H. J. Schmalz, T. DelCurto, T. N. Johnson*, P. L. Kennedy, and S. Rao.  2012.  Short-term responses of native bees to livestock and implications for managing ecosystem services in grasslands. Ecosphere 3(10):88. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES12-00118.1
  • Stephens, S. L., J. D. McIver, R. E. J. Boerner, C. J. Fettig, J. B. Fontaine***, B. R. Hartsough, P. L. Kennedy, and D. W. Schwilk. 2012. Effects of forest fuel reduction treatments in the United States. BioScience 62:549-560.
  • Johnson, T. N.*, P. L. Kennedy, T. DelCurto and R. V. Taylor. 2011. Bird community responses to cattle stocking rates in a Pacific Northwest bunchgrass prairie. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 144:338-346.
  • Lehman, R. N.,* J. A. Savidge, P. L Kennedy and R. E. Harness. 2010. Raptor electrocution rates for a utility in the Intermountain western United States. J. Wildl. Manage. 74:459-470.
  • Kennedy, P. L., S. J. DeBano, A. M. Bartuszevige***, and A. S. Lueders. 2009. Effects of native and nonnative grassland plant communities on breeding passerines: implications for restoration of northwest bunchgrass prairie. Restor. Ecology 17: 515-525.
  • Kotliar, N. B., P. L. Kennedy and K. Ferree. 2007. Avifaunal responses to fire in southwestern montane forests along a burn severity gradient. Ecol. Appl.17:491-507.
  • Lehman, R. N.*, P. L. Kennedy and J. A. Savidge. 2007. The state of the art in raptor electrocution research: a global review. Biol. Conserv. 136:159-174.
  • Lueders, A. S.,* P. L. Kennedy and D. H. Johnson. 2006. Influences of management regimes on breeding bird densities and habitat in North Dakota mixed-grass prairie. J. Wildl. Manage. 70: 600-606.
  • Morrison, J. L., M. Terry** and P. L. Kennedy. 2006. Potential factors influencing nest defense in diurnal North American raptors. J. Raptor Res. 40:98-110.
  • Boal, C. W.***, D. E. Andersen and P. L. Kennedy. 2005. Foraging and nesting habitat of northern goshawks in the Laurentian Mixed Forest Province, Minnesota. J. Wildl. Manage. 69:1516-1527.
  • Boal, C.W.***, D.E. Andersen, and P.L. Kennedy.  2005. Productivity and mortality of northern goshawks in Minnesota.  J .Raptor Res. 39:222-228.
  • Boyce, D. A., Jr., P. L. Kennedy, P. Beier, M. F. Ingraldi, S. R. MacVean, M. S. Siders,  J. R. Squires, B. Woodbridge. 2005. When are goshawks not there? Is a single visit enough to infer absence at occupied nest areas? J. Raptor Res.39:296-302.
  • McClaren, E. L., P. L. Kennedy and D. D. Doyle.  2005. Northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis laingii) post-fledging area on Vancouver Island. J. Raptor Res.39:253-263.  
  • Roberson, A. M.*, D. E. Andersen and P. L. Kennedy. 2005. Do breeding phase and detection distance influence the effective area surveyed for northern goshawks? J. Wildl. Manage.69:1240-1250
  • Fontaine, A. S.*, P. L. Kennedy and D. H. Johnson. 2004. Effects of distance from cattle water developments on grassland birds. J. Range Manage. 57:238-242.
  • Boal, C. W.*** D. E. Andersen and P. L. Kennedy. 2003. Home range and residency status of northern goshawks breeding in Minnesota. Condor 105:811-816.
  • Dewey, S. R., P. L. Kennedy and R. M. Stephens.  2003. Are dawn vocalization surveys effective for monitoring goshawk territory occupancy? J. Wildl. Manage. 67:390-397.
  • Kennedy, P. L. and J. M. Ward*. 2003. Effects of experimental food supplementation on movements of juvenile northern goshawks (Accipiter gentilis atricapillus). Oecologia 134: 284-291 (author order is alphabetical).
  • McClaren, E. L*, P. L. Kennedy and P. Chapman. 2003. Efficacy of male goshawk food-delivery calls in broadcast surveys on Vancouver Island. J. Raptor Res. 37:198-208.
  • McClaren, E. L*, P. L. Kennedy and S. R. Dewey. 2002. Do some northern goshawk nest areas fledge more young than others? Condor 104:343-352.
  • Orth, P. B.* and P. L. Kennedy. 2001. Do landuse patterns influence nest-site selection by burrowing owls (Athene cunicularia hypugaea) in northeastern Colorado?  Can. J. Zool. 79:1038-1045.
  • Dewey, S. R.* and P. L. Kennedy. 2001. Effects of supplemental food on parental care strategies and juvenile survival of northern goshawks. Auk 118:352-365.
  • Howard, M. N.*, S. K. Skagen and P. L. Kennedy. 2001. Does habitat fragmentation influence nest predation in the shortgrass prairie? Condor 103:530-536.
  • Britten, M. W.*, P. L. Kennedy and S. Ambrose. 1999. Performance and accuracy evaluation of small satellite transmitters. J. Wildl. Manage. 63: 1349-1358.
  • Estes, W. A.**, S. R. Dewey* and P. L. Kennedy. 1999. Siblicide at northern goshawk nests: does food play a role? Wilson Bull. 111:432-436.
  • O’Toole, L. T.*, P. L. Kennedy, R. L. Knight, and L. C. McEwen. 1999. Post-fledging behavior of Golden Eagles. Wilson Bull. 111:472-477.
  • Millsap, B. A., P. L. Kennedy, M. A. Byrd, G. Court, J. H. Enderson, and R. Rosenfield. 1998. Scientific review of the proposal to de-list the American peregrine falcon. Wildl. Soc. Bull. 26:522-538.
  • Ward, J. M.*, B. Booth and P. L. Kennedy. 1997. A motorized food box for use in supplemental feeding experiments. J. Field Ornithol. 68:69-74.
  • Siders, M. S.* and P. L. Kennedy. 1996. Forest structural characteristics of accipiter nesting habitat: is there an allometric relationship? Condor 98:124-133.
  • Ward, J. M.* and P. L. Kennedy. 1996. Effects of supplemental food on growth and survival of juvenile northern goshawks. Auk 113:200-208.
  • Candler, G. L.** and P. L. Kennedy. 1995. Flight strategies of migrating Osprey: fasting vs foraging. J. Raptor Res. 29:85-92.
  • Fair, J. M.*, P. L. Kennedy, and L. C. McEwen. 1995. Diet of nesting killdeer in North Dakota. Wilson Bull. 107:174-178.
  • Fair, J. M.*, P. L. Kennedy and L. C. McEwen. 1995. Effects of carbaryl grasshopper control on nesting Killdeer in North Dakota. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 14:881-890.
  • Kennedy, P. L., D. Crowe and T. Dean**. 1995. Breeding biology of the zone-tailed hawk at the northern limit of its distribution. J. Raptor Res. 29:110-116.
  • Kennedy, P. L., D. W. Stahlecker and J. M. Fair*. 1995. Organochlorine concentrations in potential avian prey of breeding peregrine falcons in north-central New Mexico. Southwest. Natur. 40:94-100.
  • Turchi, G. M.*, P. L. Kennedy, D. Urban and D. Hein. 1995. Bird species richness in relation to isolation of aspen habitats. Wilson Bull. 107:463-474.
  • Fair, J. M.*, L. C. McEwen and P. L. Kennedy. 1994. Organochlorine residues in nesting killdeer and their eggs in North Dakota. Can. Field-Nat. 108:328-331.
  • Kennedy, P. L., J. M. Ward*, G. A. Rinker and J. A. Gessaman. 1994. Post-fledging areas in northern goshawk home ranges. Stud. Avian Biol. 16:75-82.
  • Siders, M. S.* and P. L. Kennedy. 1994. Nesting habitat of accipiter hawks: Is body size a consistent predictor of nest habitat characteristics? Stud. Avian Biol. 16:92-96.
  • Ward, J. M.* and P. L. Kennedy. 1994. Approaches to investigating food limitation hypotheses in raptor populations: an example using the Northern Goshawk. Stud. Avian Biol. 16:114-118.
  • Kelly, E. J. and P. L. Kennedy. 1993. A dynamic state variable model of mate desertion in Cooper's hawks. Ecology 72:351-366 (Author order alphabetical).
  • Kennedy, P. L. and D. W. Stahlecker. 1993. Responsiveness of nesting northern goshawks to taped broadcasts of three conspecific calls. J. Wildl. Manage 57: 249-257.
  • Kennedy, P.L. and J. A. Gessaman. 1991. Diurnal resting metabolic rates of Accipiters. Wilson Bull. 103:101-105.
  • Morrison, J. L. and P. L. Kennedy. 1989. The use of line transects to evaluate the abundance of diurnal mammalian prey. Raptor Res. 23:172-175.
  • Stahlecker, D. W., P. L. Kennedy, A. C. Cully, and C. B. Kuykendall. 1989. Breeding bird communities of the Rio Grande Wild and Scenic River Area, New Mexico. Southwest. Natur. 34:487-498.
  • Kennedy, P. L. and D. R. Johnson. 1986. Prey size selection patterns of nesting male and female Cooper's Hawks. Wilson Bull. 98:110-115.
  • Kennedy, P. L.  1980. Raptor baseline studies in energy development. Wildl. Soc. Bull. 8:129-135.

Peer-edited Proceedings

Invited Papers

  • Kennedy, P. L. 2004. Habitat selection patterns of Northern Goshawks in North America. Invited  Lecture. Transcript published (in Japanese) in Habitat Management for Endangered Raptors: Habitat Analysis, Conservation and Assessment. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Endangered Raptors, Tokyo, Japan. Raptor Japan, Tokyo, Japan.

Proceedings

  • Kennedy, P. L., T. DelCurto, S. J. DeBano, R. V. Taylor, T. N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, and R. Limb. 2012. Responses of a Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass Food Web to Experimental Manipulations of Stocking Rate. Pp 17-19 In: A. Glaser (ed.). America’s Grasslands Conference: Status, Threats, and Opportunities. Proceedings of the 1st Biennial conference on the Conservation of America’s Grasslands. August 15-17, 2011, Sioux Falls, SD. National Wildlife Federation and South Dakota State University, Washington, D. C. and Brookings SD, USA.
  • Wyffels, S., T. DelCurto, A. Clark, P. Kennedy, R. Taylor, and S. DeBano. 2009. Influence of stocking density on grazing beef cattle performance, diet composition, foraging efficiency, and diet quality on a late-spring early-summer native bunchgrass prairie. Proc. West. Sec. Amer. Soc. Ani.Sci.60:164-169.
  • Damiran, D., T. DelCurto, E. Darambazar, A. A. Clark, P. L. Kennedy, and R. V. Taylor. 2007. Visual obstruction: weight technique for estimating production on northwestern bunchgrass prairie rangelands.  J. Ani. Sci. 85:176. Suppl. 2.
  • Lueders, A.S.,* P. L. Kennedy and D. H. Johnson. 2002. The influence of large herbivores on habitat and spatial structure of breeding avian populations in North Dakota mixed grass prairie (abstract only).  In: Avian Landscape ecology: pure and applied issues in the large-scale ecology of birds (Chamberlain, D. and A. Wilson, eds). Pp 347 In Proc. Eleventh Annual International Association of Landscape Ecology (UK) Conference, University of East Anglia, 10th-13th September 2002. Colin Cross Printers, Ltd, Garstang, UK.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 1990. Home ranges of northern goshawks nesting in north-central New Mexico (abstract only). Pp 259 In P. R. Krausman and N. S. Smith (Eds.) Managing Wildlife in the Southwest. Arizona Chapter of the Wildlife Society, Phoenix, AZ, USA.
  • Kennedy, P. L. 1988. Habitat characteristics of Cooper's Hawks and Northern Goshawks nesting in New Mexico. In: Proceedings of the Southwest Raptor Management Symposium and Workshop (Glinski, R. L. Pendleton, B. A., Moss, M. B., LeFranc, M. N., Jr., Millsap, B. A. and S. W. Hoffman, eds). Pp 218-227. Natl. Wildl. Fed. Sci. Tech. Ser. No. 11. Natl. Wildl. Fed., Wash. D.C.

Peer-edited Technical Reports

  • Bartuszevige, A. M.*** and P. L. Kennedy.  2009. Synthesis of knowledge on the effects of fire and thinning treatments on understory vegetation in dry forests. Oregon State University Agricultural Experiment Station Special Report 1095: 1 - 132.
  • Kennedy, P. L. and J. B. Fontaine***.  2009. Synthesis of knowledge on the effects of fire and fire surrogates on wildlife in US dry forests. Oregon State University Agricultural Experiment Station Special Report 1096: 1 - 132.
  • Roberson, A. M. *, D. E. Andersen and P. L. Kennedy. 2002. The northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis atricapillus) in the Western Great Lakes Region: a technical conservation assessment. Minnesota Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit unpublished report. Submitted to the US Forest Service.
  • Kennedy, P. L. and D. E. Andersen. 1999. Research and monitoring plan for northern goshawks in the western Great Lakes region. Final Report. Submitted to National Council of the Paper Industry for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc., US Forest Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
  • Ebinger, M. H., P. L. Kennedy, O. B. Myers, W. Clements, H. T. Bestgen and R. J. Beckman. 1996. Long-term fate of depleted uranium at Aberdeen and Yuma Proving Grounds, Phase II: Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessments. LA-13156-MS. Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA.
  • Reynolds, R. T., R. T. Graham, M. H. Reiser, R. L. Bassett, P. L. Kennedy, D. A. Boyce, Jr., G. Goodwin, R. Smith and E. Leon Fisher (Northern Goshawk Scientific Committee, USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region). 1992. Management recommendations for the northern goshawk in the southwestern United States. USDA For. Serv. Rocky Mtn. For. Range Exp. Sta. Gen. Tech. Rep. RM-217.

Non-Scientific Literature

  • Kennedy, P. L. 2008. Muffy. Pages 51-53 In Fishtrap Anthology 2007. The River Still Flows. Fishtrap, Inc., Enterprise, OR., USA.

PRESENTATIONS (Last five years)

Invited Presentations

2013

  • Herbivore-initiated direct and indirect effects in a grassland food web. Institute of Agronomy and the National Research Council, University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Oct 31, 2013.
  • Can Cows, Bugs and Birds Co-exist in Remnant Grasslands of NE Oregon? Plenary, PNW Section, Society for Range Management, Enterprise, OR, September 19, 2013.

2012   

  • Livestock Grazing in a Pacific Northwest US Prairie: Short-term Impacts on Soils, Vegetation, Invertebrate Mediated Functions, and Grassland Songbirds. Department of Ecosystem Studies, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, November 19 (presented by S. J. DeBano; with R.V. Taylor, T. DelCurto, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, T.N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, and D.E. Wooster).
  • Grassland Restoration in the Pacific Northwest US: What Role Do Livestock Play? Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University, Japan, November 15 (presented by S. J. DeBano; with R.V. Taylor, T. DelCurto, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, T.N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, and D.E. Wooster). Grassland Restoration in the Pacific Northwest US: What Role Do Livestock Play? Center for Toki and Ecological restoration. Niigata University, Niigata, Japan, November (presented by S. J. DeBano; with R.V. Taylor, T. DelCurto, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, T.N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, and D.E. Wooster).
  • Can birds and cows co-exist in a  Northeast Oregon grassland?  High Desert Natural History Museum Lecture Series, Bend, OR.
  • Grazing food web study: Introduction and overview. Keynote address, Zumwalt Grazing Research Field Day, Enterprise, OR
  • Networking and preventing isolation. Advancing Toward Professorship in Biology, Ecology & Earth Systems Science Workshop. Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • Fire and wildlife habitat in dry forests. Fire Ecology of Rangelands and Dry Forests Special Session. Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Spokane, WA (presented by M. Vavra).

2011   

  • Why I love field experiments: A career perspective. Career Perspectives of Biological Conservation in the Pacific Northwest. Department of Fisheries & Wildlife Special Seminar Series, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • Is livestock grazing sustainable in a Northeast Oregon grassland? 2011 PNW Animal Nutrition Conference, Portland, OR (with T. DelCurto, S. J. DeBano, R. V. Taylor, T. N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, and R. Limb)

2010   

  • Can birds and cows co-exist in remnant grasslands of northeastern Oregon? Seminar, Department of Ecology and Natural Resource Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway.
  • Can livestock and grassland birds co-exist in northeastern Oregon? Eugene Natural History Society, Eugene, OR.
  • Avian Rangeland Research Program at EOARC. 2010 Range Field Days. EOARC, Union, OR.

2009   

  • Can livestock and grassland birds co-exist in northeastern Oregon? Aves seminar, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
  • Can livestock grazing be sustainable on large prairie remnants? A case study from northeastern Oregon. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Biology Seminar, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO
  • Natural History of Western Australia. Grande Ronde Bird Club, March 2009 meeting, LaGrande, OR.
  • Synthesis of knowledge on faunal recolonization following vegetative restoration (with M. Craig,  L. Lach). Speaker in Symposium If you build it, will they come? Faunal recolonisation of restored areas: lessons for plant ecologists. SERI World Conference on Ecological Restoration, Perth, WA, Australia

2008   

  • Why do we persist in using vegetation types as a synonym for wildlife habitat? Keynote Speaker, 2008 Australasian Wildlife Management Society Conference, Perth, WA, Australia.
  • Responses of grassland birds to experimental manipulations of livestock stocking rates on a US northwestern bunchgrass community. School of Environmental Sciences Seminar, Murdoch University, Murdoch, Western Australia.
  • Responses of Grassland Communities to Experimental Manipulations of Livestock Stocking Rates: Preliminary Results. Project Director’s Annual meeting for the USDA CSREES National Research Initiative projects. (with T. DelCurto, and S. DeBano; presented by T. DelCurto).

Papers and posters presented at scientific meetings (Last five years)

2013   

  • Abundance and Spatial Distribution of Common Sciurids and Lagomorphs in Sagebrush-Steppe Communities throughout Wyoming. Annual Meeting, Wyoming Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Rock Springs, WY (presented by L. Olson; with J. Squires, R. Oakleaf and Z. Wallace).
  • Effects of Energy Development, Topography, and Vegetation on Nest Site Selection of Ferruginous Hawks in Wyoming. Annual Meeting, Wyoming Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Rock Springs, WY (presented by J. Squires; with R. Oakleaf, L. E. Olson, and Z. Wallace).
  • Long-Term Dynamics in Buteo Hawk Territory Occupancy on a Privately-Managed Bunchgrass Prairie in Northeast Oregon. Annual Meeting, The Raptor Research Foundation, Bariloche, Argentina (with A. M. Bartuszevige, M. Houle, A. B. Humphrey, K. M. Dugger and J. Williams).
  • Long-Term Dynamics in Buteo Hawk Territory Occupancy on a Privately-Managed Bunchgrass Prairie in Northeast Oregon. Annual Meeting, The Wildlife Society, Milwaukee, WI (with A. M. Bartuszevige, M. Houle, A. B. Humphrey, K. M. Dugger and J. Williams).
  • Herbivore-initiated indirect effects in a grassland food web. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Minneapolis, MN (presented by T. Johnson; with S. J. DeBano, R. V. Taylor, T. DelCurto and R. Limb).
  • Long-Term Dynamics in Buteo Hawk Territory Occupancy on a Privately-Managed Bunchgrass Prairie in Northeast Oregon. Annual Meeting, Oregon and Washington Chapters of The Wildlife Society, Stevenson, WA (with A. M. Bartuszevige, M. Houle, A. B. Humphrey, K. M. Dugger and J. Williams).

2012   

  • Responses of a Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass food web to experimental manipulations of stocking rate. Annual Meeting, Society for Range Management, Spokane, WA (with T. DelCurto, S. J. DeBano, R. V. Taylor, T. N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, and R. Limb).
  • Meta-analysis of avian and small mammal response to fire severity and fire surrogate treatments in U. S. fire-prone forests. 5th International Fire Ecology and Management Congress. Portland, OR (with J. B. Fontaine).

2011  

  • Responses of a Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass Food Web to Experimental Manipulations of Stocking Rate. America’s Grasslands: Status, Threats, and Opportunities, Sioux Falls, SD, USA (with T. DelCurto, S. J. DeBano, R. V. Taylor, T. N. Johnson, S. Wyffels, C. Kimoto, H. Schmalz, and R. Limb).
  • Differential effects of livestock grazing intensity on invertebrates in the Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass Prairie: Results of a large-scale manipulation. 96th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Austin, TX, USA (presented by S.J. DeBano; with C. Kimoto, R.V. Taylor, H. Schmalz, T. DelCurto, S. Wyffels, and T. Johnson).
  • Wildlife responses to fire severity, time since fire, and fire surrogates in North American fire-prone forests: a meta-analysis. Seminar presented to the Northeast Oregon Journal Club, EOARC, Union Experiment Station, Union, OR (with J. Fontaine).

2010   

  • A meta-analysis of wildlife responses to fire severity, time since fire, and fire surrogates treatments. The Wildlife Society’s 17th Annual Conference, Snowbird, UT (with J. Fontaine)
  • Wildlife responses to fire severity, time since fire, and fire surrogates in North American fire-prone forests: a meta-analysis. 95th Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Pittsburgh, PA (presented by J. Fontaine)
  • Fire in North American dry forests: a meta-analysis of avian responses to severity, time since fire and fire surrogates. COS/AOU/SCO Joint Meeting 2010. San Diego, CA (with J. Fontaine)

2009   

  • Synthesis of knowledge on the effects of fire and fire surrogates on wildlife in U.S. dry forests (Poster – presented by J. McIver; co-author – J. B. Fontaine). Ten Years of Joint Fire Science Program Investments: Results, Applications, and Future Needs. Savannah, GA.
  • Influence of stocking density on grazing beef cattle performance, diet composition, foraging efficiency, and diet quality on a late-spring early-summer native bunchgrass prairie. Paper presented at the Annual meeting of the Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science meetings, Ft. Collins, CO (presented by S. Wyffels; with T. DelCurto, A. Clark and S. DeBano).
  • What did we learn in Australia? Seminar presented to the Northeast Oregon Journal Club, EOARC, Union Experiment Station, Union, OR.

2008   

  • Responses of Grassland Communities to Experimental Manipulations of Livestock Stocking Rates: Preliminary Results. Project Director’s Annual Meeting for the USDA CSREES National Research Initiative projects. Held in conjunction with the annual Agronomy, Crop, and Soil Science meetings (Presenter T. DelCurto; with S. J. DeBano and R. V. Taylor).

Papers and posters presented by students at professional meetings: (Last five years)

2013   

  • Z. Wallace (MS student). Territory occupancy of ferruginous hawks relative to energy development, prey, vegetation, and nest security. Annual Meeting of The Wildlife Society, Milwaukee, WI, USA (with J. R. Squires, R. Oakleaf, K. M. Dugger and L. E. Olson).
  • Z. Wallace (MS student). Territory occupancy of ferruginous hawks relative to energy development, prey, vegetation, and nest security. Annual Meeting of the Wyoming Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Rock Springs, WY, USA (with J. R. Squires, R. Oakleaf, K. M. Dugger and L. E. Olson).

2011   

  • C. Kimoto (M.S. Student associated with a collaborative research project). Effect of livestock grazing on native bee communities of a Pacific Northwest Bunchgrass Prairie. 96th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, Austin, TX, USA (with S.J. DeBano (Advisor), H. Schmalz, R.V. Taylor, P. L. Kennedy, T. DelCurto, S. Wyffels, and T. Johnson).

2010   

  • Johnson, T. (Ph.D student). Does livestock grazing intensity influence nest failure for grassland-breeding songbirds? Annual Meeting of the Society for Range Management and the Weed Science Society of America, Denver, CO (with M. Etterson).
  • Johnson, T. (PhD student). Does livestock grazing intensity influence cause-specific nest failure for grassland-breeding songbirds? Annual Meeting, The Wildlife Society, Snowbird, UT
  • Kearns, B. (Undergraduate). Does grazing intensity affect passerine egg size? COS/AOU/SCO Joint Meeting 2010. San Diego, CA (with T. Johnson and T. Parker).
  • Wyffels, S. (M. S. student – Animal Science) and T. Johnson (Ph. D. student). The Zumwalt Project: Cows and Birds. 2010 Range Field Days. EOARC, Union, OR (with T. DelCurto, S. DeBano and R. Taylor).

2009   

  • Johnson, T. (Ph.D student). Does grazing intensity affect the risk of nest predation for grassland-breeding songbirds? Annual meeting of the Oregon Chapter of The Wildlife Society, Lincoln City, Oregon
  • Wyffels, S. (M. S. student – Animal Science). Influence of stocking density on grazing beef cattle performance, diet composition, foraging efficiency, and diet quality on a late-spring early-summer native bunchgrass prairie. Annual meeting of the Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science meetings, Ft. Collins, CO (with T. DelCurto, S. J. DeBano and R. V. Taylor).

2008   

  • Johnson, T. (Ph.D student). Does grazing intensity affect the risk of predation for grassland-breeding songbirds? Australasian Wildlife Management Society 2008 Conference, Perth, WA, Australia.
  • Johnson, T. (Ph.D student). Livestock grazing and grassland passerine reproduction: an experimental approach.        Annual meeting of the Oregon Chapter of The Wildlife Society, Lincoln City, OR.
  • Johnson, T. (Ph.D student). Grassland bird responses to livestock grazing intensity. Poster presented at the 2008 Joint North American Ornithological meetings, Portland, OR.

EDITING

Coordinating Editor, Restoration Ecology (2009 – 2013)

Associate Editor. 2005. Proceedings of the Goshawk Ecology and Management Symposium, Annual Meeting of the Raptor Research Foundation, Fairbanks, Alaska, September, 2003. J. Raptor Research 39(3).

Consulting Editor, Wildlife Monographs No. 154 (October 2003).

Associate Editor, J. Raptor Research (1993-1995)

I conduct numerous peer reviews and pre-publication reviews for journals, publishers, funding agencies, universities, government agencies and colleagues annually

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