Publications & Professional Papers

Peer-reviewed Articles

Unit Staff and Students

Blanchong, J. A., S. J. Robinson, M. D. Samuel, and J. T. Foster.  2016.  Application of genetics and genomics to wildlife epidemiology.  Journal of Wildlife Management 80:593-608.

Drum, R. G., C. A. Ribic, K. Koch, E. Lonsdorf, E. Grant, M. Alhering, L. Barnhill, T. Daily, S. Lor, C. Mueller, D. Pavlecky, C. Rideout, and D. Sample.  2015.  Strategic Grassland Bird Conservation throughout the annual cycle: Linking policy alternatives, landowner decisions, and biological population outcomes.  PLoS ONE DOI: 10.1371/ journal.pone.0142525. (IP-057271)

Ribic, C. A., D. J. Rugg, D. M. Donner, A. J. Beck, and B. J. Byers.  2016.  The Moquah Barrens Research Natural Area: loss of a pine barrens ecosystem.  USDA Forest Service Northern Research Station General Technical Report NRS-161.

Samuel, M. D., and D. J. Storm.  CWD in Mid-western White-tailed Deer: Infection, Mortality, and Implications for Heterogeneous Transmission.  Ecology DOI: 10.1002/ecy.1538.

Thompson, S. J., D. H. Johnson, N. D. Niemuth, and C. A. Ribic.  2015.  Avoidance of unconventional oil wells and roads exacerbates habitat loss for grassland birds in the North American Great Plains.  Biological Conservation 192: 82-9

Unit Affiliates

Carpenter, S. R., W. A. Brock, C. Folke, E. van Nes and M. Scheffer.  2015.  Allowing variance may enlarge the safe operating space for exploited ecosystems.  Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 112:14384-14389.

Hunt, L. M., E. P. Fenichel, D. C. Fulton, R. Mendelsohn, J. D. Smith, T. D. Tunney, A. J. Lynch, C. P. Paukert, and J. E. Whitney.  2016.  Identifying alternate pathways for climate change to influence inland recreational fishers.  Fisheries 41: 362-372.

Kelling, C. J., D. A. Isermann, B. L. Sloss, and K. N. Turnquist.  2016.  Diet overlap and predation between largemouth bass and walleye in Wisconsin lakes using DNA barcoding to improve taxonomic resolution.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 36:621-629.

Paukert, C., R. Glazer, G. J. A. Hansen, B. Irwin, P. Jacobson, J. Kershner, B. Shuter, J. Whitney, and A. Lynch.  2016.  Adapting inland fisheries management to a changing climate. Fisheries 41:374-384.

Richgels, K. L. D., R. E, Russell, G. M. Bron, and T. E. Rocke.  2016.  Evaluation of Yersinia pestis transmission pathways for sylvatic plague in the western U.S.  EcoHealth. DOI: 10.1007/s10393-016-1133-9.

Rypel, A.L.  2015.  Effects of a reduced daily bag limit on bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) size structure in Wisconsin lakes.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 35: 388-397.

Rypel, A. L., J. Lyons, J. D. T. Griffin, and T. D Simonson.  2016.  Seventy-Year Retrospective on Size-Structure Changes in the Recreational Fisheries of Wisconsin.  Fisheries 41: 230-243.

Tsehaye, I., B. M. Roth, and G. G. Sass.  2016.  Exploring optimal walleye exploitation rates for northern Wisconsin Ceded Territory lakes using a hierarchical Bayesian age-structured model.  Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 73: 1-21.

Verant, M. L., E. A. Bohuski, J. M. Lorch, and D. S. Blehert.  2016.  Optimized methods for total nucleic acid extraction and quantitation of the bat white-nose syndrome fungus, Pseudogymnoascus destructans, from swab and environmental samples.  Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation 28:110-118.