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Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Zummo, K.M. 2018. Effects of habitat and climate on scaled quail survival and reproduction. Master of Science, New Mexico State University. 2018-01-31
Zhou, Yan. 2018. Quantifying groundwater interactions and implications on thermal regimes of streams. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oklahoma State University. 2017-12-31
Zambory, Courtney Lynn, "Geospatial methods for aquatic conservation: Topeka shiner restoration site selection and the development of an Iowa watershed health assessment" (2018). 2018-05-31
Zaidel, P. 2018. Impacts of small, surface-release dams on stream temperature and dissolved oxygen in Massachusetts. Master's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2018-05-31
Young, Kelsey. May 2018. Assessment of melanistic lesions in smallmouth bass (Micropterus dolomieus) of the Chesapeake Bay, USA. MS Thesis. West Virginia University. Document id=10532. 2018-05-31
Yondo, H. 2018. Specialization and divergent angler preferences for trout fishing in Georgia. Masters Thesis. University of Georgia, Athens, GA. 2018-05-31
Yirka, L. M. 2016. Demographic rates and Prioritization of Habitat for Conservation for Painted Buntings in North Carolina. Master's Thesis, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. 2016-12-31
Wszola, L. 2017. Mapping the Ecology of Information: Hierarchical Habitat Selection by Nebraska Pheasant Hunters. M.S. Thesis. University of Nebraska-Lincoln 2017-08-31
Wood, Connor. 2016. Community ecology of small mammals: predicting change and its consequences. M.S. Thesis, Wildlife, Fisheries and Conservation Biology, University of Maine, Orono, 48 pp. 2016-05-31
Wong, A. 2018. Methodologies for abundance estimation of moose (Alces alces) and other rare species. MS Thesis. 2018-12-31
Wolfson, D.W. 2018. Migratory ecology and movement patterns of Mid-Continent and Eastern sandhill cranes. M.S. thesis, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. 2018-06-30
Wilson, A. W. 2018. The impacts of extreme high tide events on sea turtle nesting along the Georgia barrier islands. M.S. Thesis, University of Georgia, Athens 2018-05-31
Williamson, L. T. 2017. Monitoring wild ring-necked pheasant population restoration in Pennsylvania. M.S. Thesis, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA. 2017-12-31
Whitlock, S.L. 2019. Towards an Integrated Decision Tool for Managing Visitor Restrictions in Glacier Bay National Park. PhD Dissertation, Oregon State University. 2019-11-30
White, B. 2017. An evaluation of nitrogen supplementation and processed soy fractions on the performance of cultured fishes. M.S. thesis, South Dakota State University, 112 pp. 2017-08-31
Westbrook, P. 2016. Bioassimilation, burial and sediment denitrification at shallow-water and deep water oyster reefs in two Louisiana estuaries. MS Thesis. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. 2016-12-31
Welch, Brandi C. 2016. The breeding ecology and predicted influence of climate change on urban-nesting Mississippi Kites. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX 2016-05-31
Weinstein, S.Y. 2016. Genetic analysis of slimy sculpin (Cottus cognatus) movement before and after dam removal. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-05-31
Wegleitner, E.J. May 2018. Wild juvenile salmonid abundance and outmigration in Wisconsin tributaries to Lake Michigan. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 50 p. 2018-05-31
Weaver, D. 2017. “Sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) as a functional link between marine and freshwater ecosystems”. Ph.D. dissertation, Wildlife Ecology, University of Maine, Orono: 147 pp. 2017-08-31
Weaver 2017. Ph.D. Sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) as a functional link between marine and freshwater ecosystems. University of Maine, Orono. 147pp. 2017-09-30
Wallin, T. Parameters affecting success of Gila trout recovery streams: An in depth analysis of habitat and and community factors on the productivity of Gila trout populations. Master of Science, New Mexico State University. 2019-11-30
Walberg, Eric. (2016). Landowner and hunter surveys for white-tailed deer management in Minnesota: factors impacting hunter access to private lands and cell-by-cell correction to reduce mixed-mode survey sampling effects.. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://hdl.handle.net/11299/182135. 2016-07-31
Voorhees, J. 2018. Impacts on Salmonid Rearing Performance with Use of Dietary Bioprocessed Plant-Based Protein and Water Velocity. M.S. Thesis. South Dakota State University. 252 pp. 2018-05-31
Vitale, N. 2019. Habitat change, predators, and disturbance: Factors influencing productivity of American Oystercatchers (Haematopus palliatus) nesting in Florida's Big Bend. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. 2019-04-30
Vitale, A. 2015. Reproductive ecology of black bears in Maine: Maternal effect, philopatry, and primiparity. M.S. Thesis, University of Maine. 2015-08-31
Vidal, T. 2017. Understanding the role of variability in fish population and community response to changing environmental conditions, PhD Dissertation, University of Georgia. 2017-08-31
Vatland, Shane J. 2015. Effects of stream temperature and climate change on fluvial Arctic grayling and non-native salmonids in the upper Big Hole River, Montana. Ph.D. Dissertation, Montana State University, Bozeman. 2015-12-31
Van Vleet, Nicholas. 2019. A time- and state-based approach to estimate winter movement and survival of juvenile coho salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) in Freshwater Creek, California. Humboldt State University Masters thesis. Arcata, California. 2019-07-31
Vaisvil, A. Natal source and influence of environmental stressors on the timing and persistence of Largemouth Bass in Elephant Butte Reservoir, New Mexico. Master of Science, New Mexico State University. 2019-06-30
Underwood, Zachary. The movements and population structure of burbot (Lota lota) in the Wind River, Wyoming. M.S. Department of Zoology and Physiology, December 2015. 2015-12-31
Ulrich, T. L. 2018. Using high-definition underwater videography and social psychology to increase publish interest in rare fishes. MS Thesis. University of Arizona, Tucson 2018-12-31
Ulibarri, R. M. 2016. Habitat Suitability Criteria for Zuni Bluehead Sucker Catostomus discobolus yarrowi and Navajo Nation Genetic Subunit Bluehead Sucker Catostomus discobolus and Comparison of AFS standard snorkeling techniques to eDNA sampling techniques. Master's Thesis. University of Arizona, Tucson 2016-01-31
Uden, D. 2017. Social--Ecological Causes and Consequences of Landcover Change in Landscapes of Nebraska, U.S.A. Dissertation, University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 2017-08-31
Tuma, Molly E. 2020. Survival, site fidelity, and movement of two migratory shorebirds in the southeastern U.S. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida. 2020-05-31
Toé, Seydou J. 2017. Distribution of Golden Alga in the Brazos River and Rio Grande Basins. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2017-08-31
Torvinen, E.S. 2017. Lake trout (Salvelinus namaycush) otoliths as indicators of past climate patterns and growth in arctic lakes. MS Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 97 pp. 2017-05-31
Ton, R. 2016. Ecological and physiological influences on altricial bird growth and development. PhD degree, University of Montana. 110 pages. 2016-05-31
Tipton, J.R. (2016). Improved estimation and prediction for computationally expensive ecological and paleoclimate models. PhD Dissertation. Colorado State University. Fort Collins, CO. 2016-08-31
Thompson, P. 2016. Distribution and habitat use of the western sand darter (Ammocrypta clara) and the eastern sand darter (Ammocrypta pellucida) in the Elk River, West Virginia. MS Thesis, West Virginia University. 2016-12-31
Thompson, H. 2018. Wintering Ecology of Whooping Cranes in the Eastern Migratory Population. Department of Forestry and Environmental Conservation, Clemson University 2018-05-31
Thomas, N. A. 2017. Evaluation of suppression methods targeting non-native lake trout embryos in Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2017-07-31
Taylor, Ryland. 2017. Using Geomorphology and Animal “Personality” to Understand ‘Scape-Scale Predator Distributions. MS Thesis, Kansas State University 2017-09-30
Taylor, A.T. 2017. Influences of fragmentation on fluvial-specialist black bass species. PhD Dissertation, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 201 pages. 2017-05-31
Takahashi, Fumika. 2016. Shorebird Utilization of Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) Eggs at Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge, South Carolina. MS Thesis, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina. 2016-12-31
THomas, M. 2020. EVALUATING FACTORS INFLUENCING ELECTROFISHING CAPTURE PROBABILITY OF SMALLMOUTH BASS (MICROPTERUS DOLOMIEU), BLUE CATFISH (ICTALURUS FURCATUS), AND FLATHEAD CATFISH (PYLODICTIS OLIVARIS). M. S. Thesis, University of Missouri. 2020-05-31
THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX: EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL ENRICHMENT AND REARING DURATION ON BOX TURTLE HEAD-STARTING SUCCESS 2019-07-31
Sweikert, Lily, A. 2017. Human dimensions of habitat loss in the Plains and Prairie Pothole Ecoregion. Ph.D. Dissertation. South Dakota State university. 2017-08-31
Swearingen, Z. J. 2015. Effectiveness of Management Actions Intended to Benefit Wildlife Populations on the Craig Mountain Wildlife Management Area. M.S. Thesis, Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. Dec 2015. 2015-12-31
Swanson, J. E. 2017. Amphibian occupancy and effects of habitat use on chemical exposure in northern leopard frogs in Iowa prairie pothole wetlands. M.S. Thesis, Iowa State University, Ames. 2017-08-31
Svancara, C. M. 2015. Human dimensions of endangered species conservation: Southwestern ranchers’ concerns about jaguar (Panthera onca) critical habitat designation and interest in conservation incentives. MS. Thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. 2015-08-31
Sundstrom, S. Complex adaptive systems: cross-scale structure and resilience. Dissertation, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 2018-05-31
Sundmark, A.P. 2019. Economic and social values associated with small South Dakota Lakes. PhD. dissertation, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 153 pp. 2019-06-30
Sundmark, A. P. 2016. Influence of lake morphometry, water quality, and angling on annual bluegill growth in small impoundments of central Georgia. Master of Science Thesis. University of Georgia, Athens. 2016-05-31
Sun, C. 2019. Identifying landscape-wide spatial heterogeneity in population density and genetic structure of American black bear (Ursus americanus) in New York and the northeastern United States. PhD Dissertation. 2019-08-31
Sullivan, S. 2015. Innovative Approaches to Manage and Reduce Wild Hog Damage to Agricultural Systems and Domestic Livestock Operations in South Carolina. MS Thesis, Clemson University 2015-12-31
Sullins, D. 2017. Regional variation in demography, distribution, foraging, and strategic conservation of lesser prairie-chickens in Kansas and Colorado. Dissertation, Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA. 2017-05-31
Streker, R. 2019. Reproductive Ecology and Diet of Brown Pelicans in the Gulf of Mexico. MS Thesis Clemson University 2019-04-30
Stephenson, P. L. 2017. Bee communities on managed emergent wetlands in the lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley of Arkansas. Thesis, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 2017-08-31
Stephenson, M.D. 2017. Quantifying methods to improve statistical power in grassland and passerine bird nesting studies. Thesis. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. 2017-05-31
Springer, V. 2018. Occupancy and co-occurrence of carnivores in the Ecuadorian Andes. MS Thesis. 2018-12-31
Sparks, M. S. 2016. Climate, embryonic development, and potential for adaptation to warming water temperatures by Bristol Bay sockeye salmon. Unpublished Master's thesis. School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska. 100 pp. 2016-08-31
Sowers, V. 2017. The effect of calcium supplementation on the growth and survival of a freshwater mussel. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-04-30
Sorel, M. H. 2015. Food–web implications of reintroducing anadromous salmonids in reservoirs on the North Fork Lewis River, Washington. MS Thesis, University of Washington. 123 pages. 2015-08-31
Snobl, Z.R. 2016. Habitat use and movement of sub-adult lake sturgeon in the lower Wolf River, Wisconsin. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 2016-01-31
Smith, Dustin. 2018. Evaluation of a re-established walleye population within a hydropower reservoir recovering from acidification. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. 2018-11-30
Smeenk, N. 2019. Assessing the Ecological Condition of Nebraska’s Wetland Resources and Amphibian Communities: An Intensification of the Environmental Protection Agency’s 2011 National Wetland Condition Assessment 2019-08-31
Skidmore, C.K. 2020. Community ecology of riparian avifauna and nesting riparian raptors in the Trans Pecos region of Texas. M.S. Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX. 2020-06-30
Sipe HA. 2019. Multi-state occupancy modeling and optimal allocation of survey resources for Common Loons in Washington State. University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 2019-12-31
Sims, S. A. 2017. Modelling survival of a widely distributed ungulate as a factor of changing environments. MS, Utah State University. 2017-05-31
Simpson, Nicholas, "Occurrence, abundance, and associations of Topeka Shiners and species of greatest conservation need in streams and oxbows of Iowa and Minnesota" (2018). 2018-05-31
Showalter, Hannah Grace. "Sacral Morphology of Prehensile-Tailed Primates in Relation to Biomechanical Loading." (2018). 2018-05-31
Sheehan, J. May 2017. The Utility of Fine-Scale Remote Sensing Data for Modeling Habitat Characteristics and Breeding Bird Species Distributions in an Appalachian Mature Deciduous Forest. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University. 2017-05-31
Sharp, J. 2017. Non-lethal estimation of proximate body composition of channel catfish using bioelectrical impedance analysis. Masters Thesis, Auburn University. 2017-12-31
Shannon E. McNeil. Masters Thesis. Population genetic diversity and structure in yellow-billed cuckoos across a fragmented landscape. 2015-12-31
Shamaskin, A.C. 2018. Evaluating multisystem length limits for inland fisheries. M.S. Thesis, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi. 45 pp. 2018-05-31
Shaidani, N. 2017. The Biogeographic origins and trophic ecology of Maine's island red-backed salamanders (Plethodon cinereus) M.S. Thesis, University of Maine, Orono. 75 pp. 2017-05-31
Sequy, L. 2019. Non-native black bass: potential conflicts in fisheries management. Master's thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2019-05-31
Seguin, B. 2019. Wildlife, Implementing the North American Bat Monitoring Program in Nebraska: An Assessment of Nebraska Bats with an Emphasis on Citizen Science 2019-05-31
Sebright, C. E. 2015. Spring migration ecology of American woodcock (Scolpax minor) in the Central Management Region of the United States. M.S. Thesis. University of Arkansas. Fayetteville. 2015-12-31
Seafha Ramos. PhD Dissertation. Hlkelonah ue Meygeytohl: Traditional Ecological Knowledge in Wildlife Conservation and An Interdisciplinary Approach to Culturally Sensitive Research with the Yurok Tribe. 2016-05-31
Schulze, J.C. 2017. Lake sturgeon movement after upstream passage of two hydroelectric dams on the Menominee River, Wisconsin-Michigan. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 2017-05-31
Schrum, M. 2017. Development of standardized and validated visual sampling methods for assessing population metrics and recruitment of rare and threatened mussel species in Missouri. M.S. Thesis Submitted to the University of Missouri, Columbia, MO. 2017-12-31
Schoen, E. R. 2015. Linking individual-level foraging interactions of piscivores to food-web dynamics in pelagic systems. Ph.D. Dissertation. University of Washington. 229 pages. 2015-08-31
Schniedermeyer, E. 2018. The response of Caspian Terns to managed reductions in nesting habitat in the Columbia Plateau region, Washington State, USA. M.S. thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 87 pp. 2018-06-30
Schepker, T.J. 2017. Evaluating the relationship between local food availability and wetland landscape structure in determining dabbling duck habitat use during spring migration. M.S. thesis, University of Missouri-Columbia. 2017-05-31
Salcido, E.L. 2019. Private landownership and Walk-In Access program enrollment: motivating factors of landowner attitudes and participatory decision-making. M.S. Thesis, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA. 90pp. 2019-06-30
Ryer, K, 2016, Multi-scale Habitat Relationships of Grassland Vertebrates in the East Gulf Coastal Plain and Understanding the Consequences of Error in Broad-scale Land Cover Data, Auburn University, Auburn AL, USA 2016-08-31
Rydell, N.J. 2018. Effects of 2, 4-D Herbicide treatments used to control Eurasian Watermilfoil on fish and zooplankton in northern Wisconsin lakes. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 119 p. 2018-06-30
Ruzich, J.K. 2018. Minimal effects to genetic diversity and population structure in seven fish species isolated by a hydroelectric dam. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 79 p. 2018-08-31
Ruskamp, C. N. 2018. Landscape structure and dynamics of recreational fisheries. M.S. thesis. University of Nebraska—Lincoln. 2018-12-31
Roth, C. 2018. Evaluating the effects of air exposure on salmonids. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2018-05-31
Rossettie, T.S. 2019. Monitoring mountain lions in the desert southwest: Spatial density estimation and results of a novel hair sampling technique. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 75pp 2019-11-30
Rosset, J. 2016 The life history characteristics, growth, and mortality of juvenile alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus, in coastal Massachusetts. MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-04-30
Rosburg, A.J. 2017. Growth Potential and Genetic Diversity of Yellow Perch in South Dakota. M.S. Thesis. South Dakota State University. 59 pp. 2017-11-30
Rosburg, A.J. 2017. Growth Potential and Genetic Diversity of Yellow Perch in South Dakota. M.S. thesis, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 97 pp. 2017-11-30
Rolek, B.W. 2018. Associations between avian spruce-fir species, harvest treatments, vegetation, and edges. Ph.D. Dissertation, University Of Maine, Orono, 231 pp. 2018-12-31
Roesler EL. 2016. Development of habitat use data, detection, and survey methods for the endangered gastropod, Pecos assiminea (Assiminea pecos) at Bitter Lake National Wildlife Refuge. MS thesis. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas 2016-05-31
Roerick, T.M., 2017. Effects of Forest restoration on habitat selection of female mule deer in the Jemez Mountains, New Mexico. M.S. Thesis. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 143 pp. 2017-08-31
Robinson, S. 2015. Landscape ecology, survival, and space use of lesser prairie-chickens. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA. 2015-10-31
Robinson, Brian H. 2016. Feeding Ecology of Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus bachmani) Chicks. MS Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 71 pp. 2016-05-31
Roberts, C. P. 2019. Managing for Ecosystem Resilience in a Non-Stationary World 2019-05-31
Rizzo, Austin. 2017. Development of techniques for assessment of population characteristics of the federally endangered Diamond Darter. PhD Dissertation, WVU. 2017-08-31
Ritenour, K.A. 2019. Factors affecting nest success of colonial nesting waterbirds in Southwest Louisiana. M.S. Thesis. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. 2019-07-31
Rine, K. 2015. Trophic pathways supporting juvenile Chinook and Coho salmon in the glacial Susitna River, Alaska: Patterns of Freshwater, Terrestrial, and Marine Resource Use Across a Seasonally Dynamic Habitat Mosaic. MS Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK. 82 pp. 2015-12-31
Riley, I. 2019. Sampling methods for lek and brood counts of greater sage-grouse: accounting for imperfect detection. M.S. Thesis, Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. May 2019. 2019-05-31
Ridgway, J.L. 2016. Sampling and Population Characteristics of Bighead Carp and Silver Carp in the Tennessee and Cumberland River Systems. MS Thesis, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville. 66 pages 2016-08-31
Richardson, E.T. 2019. Salinity adaptation in the harmful alga, Prymnesium parvum. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University. 2019-05-31
Reddell, C.D. 2018. Anthropogenic resource use and disease dynamics in a desert coyote population. Thesis. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 2018-11-30
Raines, C.D. 2017. Effects of riparian shade on nearshore reservoir fish assemblages and water quality. M.S. thesis, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State. 41pp. 2017-05-31
Prude, C.H. 2020. Influence of habitat heterogeneity and water sources on kill site locations and puma prey composition. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 96 pp. 2020-07-31
Provins, S. 2018. Temperature and Discharge Dependent Mortality of Juvenile Spring-Run Chinook Salmon in Clear Creek. PFMC, Oregon State University. 2018-06-30
Prado, S. G. 2018. Pollinators in Coffee Plantations: Opportunities to Foster Their Presence and Benefits for Growers. Dissertation, North Carolina State University. 2018-05-31
Powers, J. 2016. Factors related to the distribution of freshwater mussels on Muddy and Clear Boggy rivers. MS Thesis. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2016-05-31
Pollock, A.M. 2019. Comparing Migratory Patterns and Survival Between Wild and Wild Fish Surrogate Juvenile Spring Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Master of Science Thesis, Oregon State University. 2019-08-31
Pierce, L. Conservation Biogeography of Lotic Fishes in the Missouri and Colorado River Basins. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Missouri. 2019-05-31
Pherigo, E. Seasonal fish community and reproductive biology of fishes in two tributaries of the lower Missouri River, USA. M. S. Thesis, University of Missouri. 2019-05-31
Peterson, Zachary. 2015. Quantifying patterns and select correlates of the spatially and temporally explicit distribution of a fish predator (blue catfish, Ictalurus furcatus) throughout a large reservoir ecosystem. M.S. Thesis, Kansas State University. Manhattan, KS. 2015-08-31
Peterson, Caitlin. Development of thermal tiers and regulatory criteria for Wyoming stream fishes. M.S. Department of Zoology and Physiology. May 2017. 2017-05-31
Perkins, R. 2019. Impact of transmitter weight and attachment on raptor agility and survival. Dissertation, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2019-08-31
Perez, C. R. 2016. Relationship between American Fisheries Society standard fish sampling techniques and environmental DNA (eDNA) for characterizing fish presence, relative abundance, biomass and species composition in Arizona standing waters. Master's Thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson. 2016-05-31
Penland, T.N. 2017. Food web contaminant dynamics of a large Atlantic regulated river: implications for common and imperiled species. Master's Thesis, North Carolina State University. 2017-04-30
Peck-Richardson, A. 2017. Double-crested cormorants (Phalacrocorax auritus) and Brandt’s cormorants (P. penicillatus) breeding at East Sand Island in the Columbia River estuary: foraging ecology, colony connectivity, and overwinter dispersal. M.S. thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 118 pp. 2017-04-30
Pease JE. 2018. Variation and plasticity and their interaction with urbanization in Guadalupe Bass populations on and off the Edwards Plateau. Ph.D. dissertation. Texas Tech University, Lubbcok, Texas. 2018-08-31
Pearman-Gillman, S. 2020. Predicting wildlife distributions and resilience under alternative futures. PhD Dissertation, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT USA. 2020-05-31
Paulson, M.D. May 2017. Space use and habitat associations of long-distance migratory first-year golden eagles. MS Thesis, West Virginia University, Morgantown. 2017-05-31
Paufe, M. 2019. Diversity in spawning habitat across Great Lakes Cisco Population. Masters Thesis, Cornell University, Ithaca NY. 2019-05-31
Patil, Vijay P. 2018. Shrinking Boreal Lakes as Agents of Change: Untangling Structure and Function in Hydrologically-Coupled Lakes and Wetlands. PhD dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 192 pp. 2018-05-31
Parks, M. A. 2015. Shorebird numbers, distribution and wetland connectivity among coastal wetlands in southwestern Puerto Rico. 2015-10-31
Park, A. P. 2017. Assessing relationships between angling effort and larval trematodes in small bluegill. M.S. thesis, University of Nebraska—Lincoln 2017-12-31
Paine, R.T.R. (2019). Environmental DNA: A molecular approach to delineating the distribution and community composition of fishes in the Duck and Clinch Rivers, Tennessee. Diss. Tennessee Technological University. 2019-08-31
PFRIMMER, J.D. 2017. An Integrated Evaluation of the Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program in South Dakota. Ph.D. Dissertation. South Dakota State University. 131 pp. 2017-05-31
PATTON, PHILIP T. 2016. Efficient use of community monitoring data: Inferring ecological value from occurrence models, and a new method for community modeling. 2016-10-31
O’Malley 2016. M.S. Assessment of a hatchery based rainbow smelt supplementation effort 2016-01-31
Owens, Nathaniel. 2019. Distribution and Habitat Use of Benthic Fishes in the lower Kanawha River, West Virginia. MS Thesis, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. 2019-01-31
Overduijn, K. S. 2019. Reproductive success of American and Pacific Golden-Plovers (Pluvialis dominica and P. fulva) in a changing climate. M.S. Thesis, University of Alaska, Fairbanks. 2019-05-31
Oteyza, J. C. 2016. Age-specific mortality and its influence on parental care and offspring behaviors. PhD Degree, University of Montana. 127 pages. 2016-12-31
Orning, Elizabeth K. 2019. Carnivore competition: spatial and dietary implications of gray wolf recolonization for cougars in northeast Oregon. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 242 pp. 2019-06-30
Ogden, S. 2016. Grassland bird and butterfly response to sericea lespedeza control using fire and grazing. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan. 2016-12-31
Odom R.H. 2018. Simulated effects of climate change on soil moisture deficits, species distributions and biomass in a northern hardwood forest.Ph.D. Dissertation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA. p 189. 2018-10-31
Ochoa, A. 2017. Population genomics/genetics of endangered and vulnerable wildlife: the Florida panther (Puma concolor coryi) and the Arabian oryx (Oryx leucoryx). 2017-05-31
OSLUND, F.T. 2016. Impacts of Wetland Characteristics on Duck Use in the Prairie Pothole Region (PPR) 1987-2013. M.S. Thesis. South Dakota State University. 136 pp. 2016-10-31
O'Daniels, S.T. 2016. Light reflectance patterns of decayed wood with implications for the visual ecology of woodpeckers. University of Missouri. Master's Thesis. 2016-05-31
Nocera, T (2018) Assessing the long-term lmpacts of White-nose Syndrome on bat communities using acoustic surveys at Fort Drum Military Installation. MS Thesis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg. p 133 2018-05-31
Newlon, Courtney. 2018. Identifying cues for movement and temporally-dynamic limiting factors in the bull trout movement corridor. MS Thesis. Ecology. Utah State University. 2018-10-31
Nevison, Sarah Ann, "Swift Foxes in Southwestern South Dakota: Assessing the Current Status of a Reintroduced Population" (2017). Theses and Dissertations. 2152. https://openprairie.sdstate.edu/etd/2152 2017-07-31
Neuneker, K. R. 2017. Migration patterns and energetics of adult Chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha in Alaska rivers. Unpublished Master's thesis. College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska. 125 pp. 2017-12-31
Nemec, Z. C. 2019. Development and evaluation of habitat suitability criteria for native fishes and assessment of the relationship among riparian areas and stream macrohabitat type and fish presence in four central Arizona streams. MS Thesis. University of Arizona, Tucson. 2019-01-31
Nareff, G.E. 2019. Cerulean Warbler (Setophaga cerulea) and Associated Species Response to Operational Silviculture in the Central Appalachian Region. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University, Morgantown. Sept 2019. 2019-09-30
Muthersbaugh, M.S. 2018. Seasonal activity Patterns of Bats in the Central Appalachians. MS Thesis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg. p 167 2018-03-31
Mulligan, E. M. 2015. Survival rates and cause-specific mortality for mule deer in South-Central Oregon. M.S. thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 87pp. 2015-12-31
Mullican, S.D. 2018. Breeding ecology of American kestrels on the Llano Estacado of Texas. Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2018-12-31
Mrnak, J.T. 2019. Effect of water velocity and temperature on energy use, behavior, and mortality of Pallid Sturgeon Scaphirhynchus alba larvae. MS thesis, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 80 p. 2019-05-31
Mouton, J. C. 2019. Developmental, ecological, and life history influences on predator-induced plasticity in songbirds. PhD degree, University of Montana. 135 pages. 2019-12-31
Mott, R. 2017. Thermal Preferences and Water Quality Tolerances of the endangered Topeka shiner. Master's Thesis Submitted to the University of Missouri, Columbia, MO. 2017-12-31
Morris, W. 2018. Determining electrofishing immobilization thresholds of Smallmouth Bass, Flathead Catfish, and Blue Catfish. M.S. thesis, University of Missouri 2018-12-31
Moore, J. D. 2016. Migration ecology of American woodcock (Scolopax minor). M.S. Thesis. University of Arkansas. Fayetteville. 2016-12-31
Mollenhauer, R. 2016. Sampling the stream landscape: Factors influencing detection and distribution of stream fishes. PhD Dissertation. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2016-12-31
Moles, K. 2017. Lethal and sub-lethal physiological effects of behaviorial responses of endangered freshwater mussels to reductions in streamflow. PhD Dissertation, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, Tennessee. 2017-10-31
Mohn, Harrison. 2016. Improving management and conservation practices of Bonneville cutthroat trout (Onchorhynchus clarkii Utah) through an evaluation of movement and spatial population structure. Co-advised with Brett Roper. MS Thesis. Ecology. Utah State University. 2016-05-31
Mitchell, Natasia R. 2017. Assessment of Golden Eagles in the Southern Great Plains and Trans Pecos Regions. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX 2017-05-31
Mills, N. 2017. Factors affecting mercury concentrations in Iowa fishes. M.S. Thesis, Iowa State University, Ames. 2016-12-31
Miller, W.L. 2018. The genetic structure of white-tailed deer to evaluate the potential epizootiology of chronic wasting disease in an area of recent emergence. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 212 pp. 2018-12-31
Merritt, E. 2015, Evaluating Methods for Estimating Delaware Bay Limulus polyphemus Abundance. Auburn University, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, August 2015 2015-08-31
McKnight, A. 2017. Population ecology of colonially breeding seabirds: How intrinsic processes,mediating influences, and individual heterogeneity affect population vital rates. Doctoral dissertation, University of Maine, Orono. 199 pp. 2017-05-31
McKee, R. K. 2019. An island of misfit tortoises: Evaluating the use of waif tortoises to recover populations on the brink. M.S. thesis, University of Georgia, Athens. 2019-05-31
McGovern, P. A. 2019. Changing the survival formula for the Mojave desert tortoise (Gopherus agassizii) through head-starting. M.S. Thesis, University of Georgia, Athens 2019-12-31
McDonnell, K.N. 2019. The Influence of Scale in a Structured Decision Making Framework for Chinook Salmon Management. PhD Dissertation, Oregon State University. 2019-06-30
McCullough, K. 2016. A Multi-Scale Examination of the Distribution and Habitat Use Patterns of the Regal Fritillary Butterfly (Speyeria idalia). Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan. 2016-11-30
McCullough, A. R. 2017. Relations among Arctic grayling, nonnative salmonids, and abiotic conditions in the Big Hole River, Montana. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2017-11-30
McClure, C. 2018. Population dynamics, life history, and scenarios for managing Smallmouth Bass in the lower Snake River basin. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2018-05-31
McClain, J. C. 2017. Effects of northern bobwhite habitat management on raccoon abundance, habitat use, and home range in Southwest Missouri. Thesis. University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 2017-08-31
Maynard, G.A., 2019. Assessing Migrations and Habitat Connectivity for two Anadromous Species Following a Major Restoration Effort in the Penobscot River, Maine.

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Mattson, K.M. 2015. Modeling ecological risks at a landscape scale: threat assessment in the upper Tennessee River basin. Doctoral Dissertation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. 2015-11-30
Matter, A. N. 2016. A rapid assessment method to estimate the distribution of juvenile Chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) in an interior Alaska river basin. Unpublished Master's thesis. School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska. 66 pp. 2016-08-31
Massure WA. 2016. Evaluating effects of drought and anthropogenic influences on the growth of stream fishes on the Edwards Plateau, Central Texas. MS thesis. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas. 2016-08-31
Martell, V. 2020. Improving growth and survival of cultured yellow lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) for restoring populations. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2020-02-28
Marks-Fife, C. 2016. Estimation of population age structure, detection probability, and density of red tree voles in Oregon. M.S. thesis, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 129 pp. 2016-06-30
Marjadi, M. 2016. River herring conservation in freshwater: investigating fish reproductive success and the educational value of citizen monitoring programs. MS Thesis. Organismic & Evolutionary Biology Program, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-08-31
Mapes, Robert. 2016. Young of year largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) relative abundance and diet: role of habitat type, spatial context, and size. MS Thesis. Kansas State University 2016-11-30
Mangan, Anna O. 2018. Effects of habitat characteristics, weather and presence of Barred Owls (Strix varia) on occupancy dynamics and breeding propensity of Northern Spotted Owls (S. occidentalis caurina) in Mount Rainier National Park. M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 79 pp. 2018-06-30
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Malone, W. 2016. Predictive changes in avian occupancy and hydrology of playa wetlands in the Smoky Hill River, Kansas, watershed due to climate change. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan. 2016-11-30
Madden, H. 2017. Reproductive Ecology of Red-billed Tropicbirds. University of West Indies. 2017-12-31
MARTORELLI, N.P. 2017. Evaluation of Gamebird Use and Thermal Characteristics of Alfalfa and Perennial Grasses in Eastern South Dakota. M.S. Thesis. South Dakota State University. 161 pp. 2017-08-31
Lynch, D.T. 2015. Hydrology-Biology response relationships in the Ozark Highlands. University of Arkansas PhD dissertation. 2015-12-31
Lutz, C. L. 2015. Dispersal behavior in female white-tailed deer. M.S. Thesis. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA. 2015-11-30
Lusk, D. 2017. Winter Ecology of Lesser Prairie-Chickens in eastern New Mexico. Masters Thesis. New Mexico State University 2016-12-31
Lundblad, C.G. 2020. Life-history Evolution, Abiotic Constraints, and Climate Adaptability of Burrowing Owls (Athene cunicularia) Breeding Along a Latitudinal Gradient. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Fish & Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho. Aug 2020. 2020-08-31
Lueckenhoff, L. 2015. Development of standardized visual sampling methods for assessing community metrics of unionoid mussel species and tribal groups in Missouri. M.S. thesis submitted to the University of Missouri School of Natural Resources. Columbia, MO. 2015-12-31
Lubia N. Cajas de Gliniewicz 2016.From Trout to Mollusks: Life Cycle Assessment, Socio-economic Attributes and Ecosystem Services Surrounding Sustainable Aquaculture. PhD Dissertation Environmental Science. 2016-08-31
Loomis, Christopher M. 2019. Density and distribution of piscivorous fishes in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta. Humboldt State University masters thesis. Arcata, California. 2019-07-31
Lewandoski, S. A. 2015. Exploitation of burbot Lota Lota in the Wind River drainage, Wyoming. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2015-11-30
Lehrter, R. 2018. Large-Scale Drivers of Fish Biodiversity Differ Across An Environmentally-Variable Watershed. MS. Thesis, Kansas State University 2018-03-31
Lee, L. N. 2018. Habitat suitability criteria for nonnative species and relationships between fish populations and flow regime in four Arizona streams. MS Thesis. University of Arizona, Tucson. 2018-12-31
Lawson, Abigail J. 2019. Reducing uncertainties in conservation decision-making for American alligators. Dissertation. Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA. 233 pp. 2019-05-31
Lautenbach, J. 2017. The role of fire, microclimate, and vegetation in lesser prairie-chicken habitat selection. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan, USA. 2017-03-31
Laske, S.M. 2017. Surface water connectivity of Arctic lakes drives patterns of fish species richness and composition, and food web structure. PhD dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 171 pp. 2017-08-31
Larson, WA. 2015. Using genetic tools to inform management and study local adaptation in Pacific salmon. PhD dissertation. University of Washington, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences. 2015-09-30
Lance, Michael J. 2019. Spatial and temporal variability in movements and vital rates of sympatric salmonids in an unfragmented, inland watershed. M.S. Thesis, Montana State University, Bozeman. 112 pages. 2019-05-31
Lambert, J.J. 2017. Grassland bird community response to vegetative diversity in restorations in northwestern Iowa. Thesis. Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 2017-06-30
Lamb, J. 2016 Ecological Drivers of Brown Pelican Movement Patterns and Reproductive Success in the Gulf of Mexico. PhD Dissertation Clemson University 2016-05-31
Lai, Q. 2018. Quantitative Valuation of Ecosystem Services Provided by Oyster Reefs in Mobile Bay, Alabama. PhD Dissertation, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 2018-04-30
Lachman, D. 2020. Behavioral and environmental factors affecting nest-site selection and nest survival in a colonial-nesting waterbird. M.S. Thesis, Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. May 2020. 2020-05-31
LaSharr, K. 2017. Understanding Visitors to Wildlife Management Areas in Minnesota. M.S. Thesis, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA 73pp. 2017-08-31
Kurnianto, S. 2017. The Eco-hydrology Associated with the Land Cover Changes in Tropical Peatlands. PhD Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis. 2017-09-30
Kunkel, A. 2020. Breeding season survival of lesser prairie-chickens (Tympanuchus pallidicinctus) and fire ecology in the shinnery oak prairie of eastern New Mexico. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 95pp
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Kremer, L. 2019. Thermal limits and resilience of Hydropsyche oslari (Trichoptera) in fire affected upper montane grassland streams. Master of Science, New Mexico State University. 2019-06-30
Kramer, G.R. 2017. Nonbreeding and migratory ecology of golden-winged warblers and effects of landscape composition and configuration on American woodcock productivity. M.S. thesis, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. 88pp 2017-04-30
Kraft, J. 2016. Vegetation characteristics and lesser prairie-chicken responses to land cover types and grazing management in western Kansas. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan 2016-11-30
Kost, Olivia A. 2017. Avian Response to Herbicide-induced Brush Management on the Welder Wildlife Refuge. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX. 2017-05-31
Kolstrom, R.L. 2019. Identifying an Optimal Bald Eagle Monitoring Program for Southwest Alaska National Parks. M.S. Thesis. South Dakota State University. 116 pp. 2019-02-28
Kniowski, A. B. 2016. Landscape Influences on Spatial Patterns of White-tailed Deer Herbivory and Condition Indices in the Central Appalachian Mountains. Dissertation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA. 2016-11-30
Klobucar, Stephen. 2018. The abiotic and biotic controls of arctic lake food webs: A multifaceted approach to quantifying Trophic structure and function. PhD Dissertation. Ecology. Utah State University. 2018-08-31
Klein, Z. 2019. Kokanee population dynamics, mysid-kokanee interactions, and sampling techniques in Idaho lakes. Doctoral dissertation. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2019-05-31
Kindschuh, S.R. 2015. Efficacy of GPS cluster analysis for predicting black bear carnivory sites. M.S. Thesis. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University. Las Cruces. 73 pp. 2015-08-31
Kientz, J. 2016. Survival, distribution and predation of naturally-produced, age-0 rainbow trout in upper Rapid Creek, South Dakota. M.S. thesis, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 84 pp. 2016-05-31
Kern, M. 2019. Fawn survival and bed-site selection of mule deer and white-tailed deer in western Kansas. Wildlife and Outdoor Enterprise Management, Kansas State University (co-advised with A. Ricketts). 2019-12-31
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Karish, T. 2020. Habitat selection by feral burros in the Mojave Desert. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 86 pp 2020-07-31
Kappes, Peter J. 2019. The influence of alternate life history strategies and natal conditions on the reproductive performance of Adélie penguins breeding on Ross Island, Antarctica. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 171 pp 2019-03-31
Justyn R. Foyth. 2016. Fall migrant waterbird community structure and stable isotope ecology in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley and northern Gulf of Mexico: use of Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative sites and other wetlands. Dissertation, Mississippi State University, 294 pp. 2016-08-31
Julianus, Erin. 2016. Moose (Alces Alces) browse availability and use in response to post-fire succession on Kanuti National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. MS Thesis. University of Alaska Fairbanks. 63 pp. 2016-08-31
Joy, PJ. 2019. Response of Juvenile Coho and Chinook Salmon to Salmon Spawner Abundance: Marine Nutrients as Drivers of Productivity. PhD Dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK. 198 pages. 2019-05-31
Josh Mouser, M.S. Determining the presence and demographics of cave fish and cave crayfish populations using novel techniques. Oklahoma State University (co-advised with Dr. Ron van den Buscche). 2019-05-31
Joseph Dyer, Ph.D. Migration strategies and habitat use by Blue Sucker in the Red River Basin. Oklahoma State University. 2018-12-31
Johnston, J. 2017. Improving sampling and monitoring of shovelnose sturgeon in the Great Plains. MS Thesis. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2017-05-31
Johnson, Luanne. 2016. Population characteristics, movements, and resource use of striped skunks inhabiting piping plover nesting beaches on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. Dissertation, Antioch University of New England, Keene, NH. 2016-05-31
Johnson, J.R. 2017. Detection, occupancy and distribution of Asian Swamp Eel (Monopterus albus) in Georgia. Master’s Thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 68 pages. 2017-05-31
Jiang, Shengjian. 2017. Evidence of exposure to hypoxia and acidification in otoliths of Atlantic Croaker from the Gulf of Mexico. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2017-08-31
Janke, A.K. 2016. A physiological assessment of wetland habitats for spring-migrating ducks in the agricultural landscapes of the Southern Prairie Pothole Region. Ph.D. Dissertation, South Dakota State University, Brookings. 228 pp. 2016-04-30
Jalbert, Chase. 2018. Impacts of a Top Predator (Esox lucius) on Salmonids in Southcentral Alaska: Genetics, Connectivity, and Vulnerability. MS thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 137 pp. 2018-12-31
Jacob Schwoerer, M.S., 2016. Thesis: ASSESSING THE VULNERABILITY OF STREAM COMMUNITIES AND THE CONSISTENCY AND USE OF BIOTIC INDICES IN LEAST-DISTURBED STREAMS 2016-05-31
Izzo, L. K. 2016. Exploring the threats of dams and ocean conditions: In-river movements and ocean growth of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar) from Maine's rivers. Weaver 2017. Ph.D. Sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) as a functional link between marine and freshwater ecosystems. 2016-08-31
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Irizarry, A. D. 2017. Avian response to shade-layer restoration in coffee plantations in Puerto Rico. 2017-08-31
Hurley, M. 2016. MULE DEER POPULATION DYNAMICS IN SPACE AND TIME: ECOLOGICAL MODELING TOOLS FOR MANAGING UNGULATES. 2016-04-30
Humagain, K. 2016. Ecological variation among vegetation cover types and forest stand dynamics in the south-west Jemez Mountains, New Mexico. Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas Tech University, Lubbock. 2016-08-31
Hostetter, N.J. 2016. Data Fusion: Using Multiple Data Sources to Improve Demographic Parameter Estimation in Ecology. Ph.D. Thesis, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. 2016-09-30
Homola, J.J. 2018. Eco-evolutionary implications of environmental change across heterogeneous landscapes. Doctoral Dissertation, Ecology and Environmental Sciences, University of Maine, Orono. 217 pp. 2018-08-31
Holtswarth, J.N. 2019. Assessing the transferability of a freshwater mussel habitat model within the Ozark Ecoregion, Missouri. M.S. Thesis, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN. 2019-08-31
Holmquist, L. M. 2017. Reproductive ecology of hatchery-origin and wild pallid sturgeon in the Missouri River above Fort Peck reservoir, Montana. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2017-07-31
Hollis, J. M. 2018. Export of invertebrate drift from fishless headwater streams. 80 pp. 2018-12-31
Holley, C.T. 2018. Habitat suitability and detection probability of Longnose Darter (Percina nasuta) in Oklahoma. Master's Thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2018-12-31
Hitchman, Sean. 2017. A Mosaic Approach Can Advance the Understanding and Conservation of Native Fish Biodiversity in Natural and Fragmented Riverscapes. Ph.D, Kansas State University 2017-12-31
Hirama, S. 2018. Evaluation of the impact of artificial lighting on sea turtle hatchling orientation. Ph.D. dissertation. Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville. 2018-12-31
Hillmann, ER. 2018. Analysis of submerged aquatic vegetation across the northern Gulf of Mexico: Communities and Biomass. PhD Dissertation, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 2018-05-31
Hilling, Corbin D. 2015. Evaluation of age, growth, and diet of Channel Catfish (Ictalurus punctatus) in Cheat Lake, West Virginia. M.S. thesis, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. 2015-08-31
Hidden, B.H. 2016. Linking waterfowl distribution and abundance to spatial and temporal distribution and abundance of wetland habitat. M.S. thesis, University of Missouri-Columbia. 2016-12-31
Herdrich, A.T. 2016. Effects of habitat complexity on eastern slope rocky mountain brook trout populations. 2016-06-30
Herbert, J. 2015. The abundance and distribution of mallards in the lower Mississippi Alluvial Valley of Arkansas. M.S. Thesis. University of Arkansas. Fayetteville. 2015-12-31
Heckel, J. 2019. Life history characteristics, distribution, and habitat use of Westslope Cutthroat Trout in the St. Maries River system. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2019-05-31
Hatcher, H.R. 2018. Establishing and evaluating agricultural plantings and supplemental cover on reservoir mudflats as a means to increase juvenile game fish abundance and growth. M.S. thesis, Mississippi State University. 2018-12-31
Harwood, C. H. 2016. Breeding ecology of Whimbrels (Numenius phaeopus) in interior Alaska. M.S. Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 96 pp. 2016-12-31
Harty, C.R. 2017. Investigation of channel catfish and blue catfish population dynamics in three Tennessee River reservoirs. MS Thesis, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville. 48 pages. 2017-08-31
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Harryman, Samuel W.H. 2017. Understanding the ecology of lesser prairie-chickens in conservation reserve program-dominated landscapes, with implications towards lesser prairie-chicken management in Texas. Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX. 2017-12-31
Harrity, E. J. 2019. Remotely sensed metrics help map range-wide habitat suitability and identify habitat restoration priorities for an endangered marsh bird. M.S. Thesis, Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. May 2019. 2019-05-31
Harper, Richard W. 2019. Socio-political and natural-ecological factors influencing urban forest management in Massachusetts. Dissertation. University of Massachusetts-Amherst. 2019-08-31
Harmon, B. S. 2017. Recreational angler site choice and behavior within Midwestern reservoirs. M.S. thesis. University of Nebraska—Lincoln. 2017-08-31
Haag, J. M. 2020. Assessing supply and demand for trout in North Georgia under current and projected thermal regime. Master of Science Thesis. Submitted to the Graduate School. University of Georgia. Athens. 2020-01-31
Guton, J. EVALUATING SAMPLING METHODS AND INVESTIGATING DISTRIBUTION AND RICHNESS OF FISH AND AMPHIBIANS IN MISSOURI WETLANDS. M.S. Thesis, University of Missouri 2017-12-31
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Groff, L. 2016. The habitat ecology of pool breeding amphibians during all annual life history periods in the Mountains of the Dawn. Dissertation. The University of Maine, Orono, Maine. 147 pp. 2016-12-31
Groen, L.M. 2015. Risk of wind turbine encounters and migration patterns of Swainson's hawks (Buteo swainsoni) migrating from the plains of Texas to the pampas of Argentina. M.S. Thesis. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2015-12-31
Grant, A.M. 2017. Investigating effects of interannual variation in streamflow and temperature on benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages over a 13 year period (2013-2016) in West Brook. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-05-31
Graham, Nicole, M.S. 2017. Ecological importance of invader source population and disturbance in aquatic invasions. University of Arkansas. Degree granted. 2017-05-31
Gould, M.J.2019. Using genetic based methods to monitor American black bear populations in the American southwest. Ph.D. Dissertation. Department of Biology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 2019-05-31
Gostiaux, J.C. 2018. Expanded assessment of recruitment bottlenecks for age-0 walleye in northern Wisconsin. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 74 p. 2018-05-31
Goldberg, A.R. 2018. Diet, disease, and hibernation behavior of northern Idaho ground squirrels. Ph.D. Dissertation, Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. Dec 2018. 2018-12-31
Glaid, J. R. 2017. Subadult bull trout out-migration in the Thompson River drainage, Montana. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2017-07-31
Girard, Carlin. The effects of oil and natural gas development on water quality, aquatic habitat, and native fish in streams along the Wyoming Range. M.S. Department of Zoology and Physiology, August 2015. 2015-08-31
Gingery, T. M. 2018. Spatial and Temporal patterns in white-tailed deer fawn survival and cause-specific mortality. Thesis, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA. 2018-05-31
Gilham, A. T. 2015. Relationship between intensity of livestock grazing and trout biomass in headwaters of East Front Rocky Mountain streams, Montana. M.S. Thesis, Montana State University, Bozeman. 2015-12-31
Gigliotti, L. C. 2016. Ecology, habitat use, and winter thermal dynamics of snowshoe hares in Pennsylvania. M.S. Thesis, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA. 2016-05-31
Gicklhorn, T.S. 2015. Analysis of motion-captured pictures located on man-made water sources in the Southern High Plains of west Texas. M.S. Thesis. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. 2015-12-31
Gerken, CN. 2015. A Hook and Line Assessment and Angler Survey of the Tallapoosa River Fishery (Alabama, USA). Masters Thesis, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama. 2015-12-31
Gerber, Kayla. 2015. Tracking blue catfish: quantifying system-wide distribution of a mobile fish predator throughout a large heterogeneous reservoir. M.S. Thesis, Kansas State University. Manhattan, KS. 2015-08-31
Gerber, B., 2015. Sandhill Crane Population Monitoring, Modeling, and Harvest Decision Making. PhD Dissertation. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, USA. 2015-08-31
Gaya, H. E. 2019. Enhancing line-transect distance sampling to increase detectability of gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) in population surveys. M.S. Thesis, University of Georgia, Athens 2019-05-31
Ganoe, L.S. 2019. Using a multi-faceted approach to assess ecological components affecting muskrat (Ondatra zibethicus) populations. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 137 pp. 2019-12-31
Frantz, M.W. 2019. Demographic, Spatial, and Epigenetic Response of the Louisiana Waterthrush (Parkesia motacilla) to shale gas development. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University, Morgantown. May 2019. 2019-05-31
Francis, A.T. 2019. Haudenosaunee forest stewardship. MS Thesis. 2019-05-31
Fraley, K. M. 2015. Seasonal movements and habitat use of rainbow trout in the Susitna River basin, southcentral Alaska. Unpublished Master's thesis. School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska. 105 pp. 2015-12-31
Fournier, A. M. V. 2017. Phenology, habitat use, and the impacts of wetland management on autumn migrating rails in Missouri. Dissertation, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. 2017-05-31
Foster, L. 2016. Resource selection, and demographic rates of female Greater Sage-Grouse following large-scale wildfire. M.S. thesis, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. 181 pp. 2016-06-30
Forman, N.S. 2015. River otter population monitoring in Northeastern Pennsylvania using non-invasive genetic sampling and spatial capture-recapture models. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 77 pp. 2015-12-31
Flynn, L. Susceptibility of Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout to Displacement by Non-native Brown Trout. Master of Science Thesis, New Mexico State University. 2020-04-30
Feuerbacher, O. L. 2015. Development of methods and technologies for captive propagation of Devils Hole Pupfish. MS Thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson 2015-12-31
Feeken, S. 2018. Distribution and movement steelhead and anglers in the Clearwater River, Idaho. M.S. Awarded 2018. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2018-08-31
Fedele, A. D. May 2017. Influences of catch-and-release angling on fish avoidance behavior. M.S. thesis, University of Nebraska—Lincoln. 2017-05-31
Farwell, L.S. August 2018. Songbird response to forest disturbance due to unconventional shale gas development in the Marcellus-Utica region: a multi-scale analysis. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University, Morgantown. 2018-08-31
Farless, N. 2015.The influence of flow alteration on instream habitat and fish assemblages. MS Thesis. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2015-12-31
Evans, D. R. 2018. The path most traveled: using satellite telemetry to identify and characterize migration pathways and foraging areas of four species of marine turtles in the north Atlantic and wider Caribbean. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. 2018-05-31
Ethan Kleekamp, M.S., 2016. Thesis: STREAMS IN A CHANGING LANDSCAPE: IDENTIFYING CANDIDATE REFERENCE REACHES TO ASSESS THE PHYSICAL AND BIOTIC INTEGRITY OF MISSOURI’S WADEABLE STREAMS 2016-05-31
Eroh, G. D. 2019. The Effects of Hydrogen Peroxide Treatments on the Hatching Success of Walleye eggs infected with Oomycete pathogens and the growth of those Pathogens in a Georgia Aquaculture System. Master of Science Thesis. Submitted to Graduate School. University of Georgia. Athens. 2019-12-31
Erin Vaughn. PhD Dissertation. Conservation Genetics and Epigenetics of Pronghorn, Antilocapra americana. University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. 2016-08-31
Engman, A.C. 2017. Amphidromous fish recruitment and its ecological role in Caribbean freshwater–marine ecotones. Ph.D. Dissertation, North Carolina State University. 2017-01-31
Effects of large scale density reduction on Brown Trout growth and movement in Spearfish Creek, South Dakota. MS thesis, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 94 p. 2018-08-31
Easterly, E.G. 2018. Brook trout movement and survival in the west branch of the Wolf River, Wisconsin. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 81 p. 2018-08-31
East, N.F. 2016. Using a Dynamic Systems Model to Assess the Effects of Tebuthiuron on Shrub Encroached Landscapes in Relation to Scaled Quail Habitat. M.S. Thesis. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University. Las Cruces 2016-09-30
Dziwulski, K. E. 2016. Habitat Use and Survival of Eastern Cottontails (Sylvilagus floridanus) on Christmas Tree Farms, and the Utility of Expert Knowledge in Managing Human-modified Landscapes. 2016-08-31
Dutton, A. J. 2018. Feeding ecology and food-web interactions of the fish assemblage in the upper Missouri River and lower Yellowstone River with an emphasis on pallid sturgeon conservation. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2018-04-30
Dunn, C.G. 2017. Habitat and imperilment of the Candy Darter Etheostoma osburni in the New River drainage, USA. Master’s Thesis, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. 2017-11-30
Dunn, C. G. 2020. Assessment and diversity of fish communities in non-wadeable tributaries of the Missouri and Mississippi river. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of MIssouri 2020-05-31
Dunham, K.D. 2016. Population dynamics and viability of the federally listed population of Steller's Eiders. M.Sc. Thesis. Auburn University, Alabama. 76 p. 2016-05-31
Duncan, Michael B. 2019. Distributions, abundances, and movements of small, nongame fishes in a large Great Plains river network. Ph.D. Dissertation, Montana State University, Bozeman. 261 pages. 2019-04-30
Duck, J.L. 2020. An evaluation of the effectiveness of a trophy Blue Catfish regulation in Oklahoma. Master's thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 2020-05-31
Duchac, Leila S. 2019. Passive acoustic monitoring of owls: two studies in forested landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. M.S. Thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 171 pp. 2019-08-31
Du Clos, B.E. 2019. Landscape pattern and wild bee communities in Maine. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Maine, Orono, 230 pp. 2019-05-31
Drobny, P. Y. 2016. Influence of body size, intra-and inter-specific salmonid densities, and habitat on overwinter survival of juvenile Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) in Prairie Creek, California. 80 pp. 2016-05-31
Dreier, C. 2018. Nebraska wetland condition assessment: intensification of the national wetland condition assessment throughout Nebraska. Thesis, University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 2018-08-31
Dowdy, K. E. 2016. Occupancy and Abundance of Eleutherodactylus Frogs in Coffee Agroecosystems and Along an Elevational Gradient in the Mountains of Southwestern Puerto Rico. 2016-04-30
Dockham, A. S. 2016. Comparison of benthic invertebrate community structure and diet composition of steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) in Dry Creek, California. 80 pp. 2016-05-31
Do Didymosphenia geminata blooms affect fishes in the Kootenai River basin? 2020-01-31
Dixon, J.L. 2019. An Evaluation of Longline Gear and Occupancy Models as Methods for Detecting Habitat Associations for Reef Fish in Oregon’s Redfish Rocks, Marine Reserve. MNR, Oregon State University 2019-05-31
Diggins, C.A. 2016. Determining Habitat Associations of Virginia and Carolina Northern Flying Squirrels in the Appalachian Mountains from Bioacoustic and Telemetry Surveys. PhD Dissertation, VPI&SU, Blacksburg. 2016-06-30
Devine, M.T. 2017. Juvenile river herring in freshwater lakes: Sampling approaches for evaluating growth and survival. MS Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-09-30
Deslauriers, D. 2015. Development and application of a spatially-explicit foraging model of estimating growth potential of age-0 pallid sturgeon in the Missouri River. Ph.D. dissertation. South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD. 2015-11-30
Dennerline, D. E. 2015. Evaluating novel approaches for sampling and assessing changes in reservoir fish assemblages. Ph.D. Dissertation submitted to the University of Georgia. Athens, GA. 2015-12-31
DeMarco, KD. 2018. Shifting ecological niche across coastal landscapes: spatial and temporal ecological patterns driving submerged aquatic vegetation habitat distribution across the northern Gulf of Mexico. PhD Dissertation. Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA. 2018-08-31
DeBow, J. 2020. Effects of winter ticks and internal parasites on moose survival and fecundity in Vermont, USA. MS Thesis. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT USA. 2020-05-31
Dattilo, John. 2017. Relationships between hydrology and the production of fishes occupying both river and reservoir environments. MS Thesis, Oklahoma State University 2017-12-31
Daly, J. A. 2017. Indoor-rearing as a component of head-starting the Mojave Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii). M.S. thesis, University of Georgia, Athens. 2017-05-31
Dabney, B. 2018. Hormetic effects of glyphosate and glyphosate-based herbicides on growth of Prymnesium parvum, a harmful alga. MS Thesis, Texas Tech University. 2018-08-31
DaRugna, O. A. 2020. Recreational activity dynamics at Valentine National Wildlife Refuge. M.S. thesis. University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 2020-05-31
D'Amico, T.W. Stonecat ecology in St. Vrain Creek, CO. Master's Thesis (88 pp), Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 2018-08-31
Crum, N.J. 2016. Spatial Ecology and Recolonization Dynamics of Moose in New York and Northeastern North America. M.S. Thesis. 2016-01-31
Cross, Megan. Applying Theory To Management: Assessing the Practicality of Leopold's Land Ethic and the Risk Information and Processing (RISP) Model for Wildlife Management. MS Thesis submitted to University of Minnesota. 2015-08-31
Cressey, R.L. 2016. Changes in wetland plant communities and wetland conditions in the Prairie Pothole Region after 50 years. M.S. Thesis, South Dakota State University, Brookings. 148 pp. 2016-06-30
Crayton, S.M. 2019. Stream Salamander and Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community Responses to Imidacloprid Exposure. MS Thesis, West Virginia University, Morgantown. Aug 2019. 2019-08-31
Craig, H. R. 2015. Breeding ecology of Smith's Longspurs (Calcarius pictus) in the Brooks Range, Alaska. M.S. Thesis, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska. 77 pp. 2015-08-31
Cove, M. 2016. On the recovery of the endangered small mammals of the Florida Keys: Evaluating exotic predator management and habitat restoration. Ph.D. Thesis. North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. 2016-09-30
Coppola, G. 2019. Performance of submerged cool-season annual crops as a potential fish habitat enhancement strategy of reservoir mudflats. M.S. thesis. Mississippi State University. 2019-05-31
Cope, W. R. 2018. Status, trends, habitat, and genetics of the endemic Carolina Madtom. Master’s thesis. North Carolina State University. Raleigh, North Carolina. 2018-05-31
Concepcion, C.B. May 2017. Movement ecology of Philippine birds of prey. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University. 2017-05-31
Comparison of species distribution models for a migratory bird based on citizen science and satellite tracking data with implication for climate change 2017-05-31
Cole, N. W. 2018. Values of consumptive outdoor-recreation participants. Ph.D. dissertation. University of Nebraska—Lincoln. 2018-12-31
Coe, Hannah C. 2019. Effects of longline oyster aquaculture on benthic invertebrate communities in Humboldt Bay, California. Humboldt State University masters thesis. Arcata, California. 2019-07-31
Clawson, C. 2017. Using remote sensing, occupancy estimation, and fine-scale habitat characterization to evaluate fall Chum Salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) spawning habitat usage in arctic Alaska. MS Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 107 pp. 2017-08-31
Civiello, A.P. 2016. Effect of shallow-water habitat quantity on young-of-year shovelnose sturgeon prey use and condition along a longitudinal gradient. Master's Thesis, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater. 80 pages. 2016-12-31
Churchwell, Roy T. 2015. Stopover ecology of semipalmated sandpipers (Calidris pusilla) at coastal deltas of the Beaufort Sea, Alaska. PhD Dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK. 149 pp. 2015-12-31
Chris Middaugh, Ph.D. 2017. Interactive Effects of Flow Regime, Climate Change, and Angler Harvest on Smallmouth Bass at the Southern Range Extent. University of Arkansas. 2017-08-31
Chilton, T.J. 2019. Habitat associations and distributions of endemic crayfish in the Meramec River Drainage. M.S. Thesis, University of Missouri, Columbia. 2019-05-31
Chen, Emily Katherine. 2019. Contribution of juvenile estuarine residency in a bar-built estuary to recruitment of chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Humboldt State University masters thesis. Arcata, California. 2019-07-31
Chase Voirin. Masters Thesis. Exploring techniques to investigate mule deer diet composition on the Navajo Nation. University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. 2016-05-31
Carrollo, E.M. 2016. Exploration of methods for analyses of resource selection using location-based data. The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, XX pp. 2016-05-31
Carmignani, J.R. 2020. Investigating the effects of winter drawdowns on the ecological character of littoral zones in Massachusetts lakes. PhD Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2020-02-28
Campbell, M.C. 2016. Non-lethal detection of Asian fish tapeworm Schyzocotyle acheilognathi infection in humpback chub Gila cypha using a novel molecular screening method. Master of Science, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 2016-12-31
Camp, M. 2016. Stable isotope analysis of mussel feeding habits and food availability in the Green River, Kentucky. PhD dissertation, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville. 2016-08-31
Camacho, C. 2016. Asian carp reproduction and early life history stages in eastern Iowa rivers. M.S. Thesis, Iowa State University, Ames. 2016-05-31
Calderon, K. F. 2017. Breeding habitat use and fitness consequences in ground-nesting songbirds. PhD degree, University of Montana. 125 pages. 2017-05-31
Byers, Jr., BJ. 2017. Avian response to fall biomass harvest on the Leopold Wetland Management District, Wisconsin. M.S. Thesis, University of Wisconsin, Madison. 2017-08-31
Burns, L. 2016. Seasonal Habitat Use and Activity of Bats in Relation to Prescribed Fire and Environmental Conditions. MS Thesis, Clemson University. 2016-12-31
Burgess, Matthew A. 2017. Small unmanned aircraft systems and their payloads as aerial data collection platforms for natural resource-based applications. PhD Dissertation. May 2017. University of Florida. Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. 2017-05-31
Buderman, F.E. (2017). Statistical methods for modeling the movement and space use of carnivores. PhD Dissertation. Colorado State University. Fort Collins, CO. 2017-08-31
Bryant, R. B. 2015. An assessment of the native invertebrate pollinator community and floral sources in grasslands of eastern North Dakota. 100 pp. 2015-12-31
Bruckerhoff, L.A. 2016. The Role of Hydrologic Regimes in Driving Morphologic Divergence and the Trait Compositions of Fish Assemblages. University of Arkansas MS thesis. 2016-05-31
Brost, B.M. (2016). Statistical models for animal telemetry data with applications to harbor seals in the Gulf of Alaska. PhD Dissertation. Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. 2017-12-31
Brooks, J. 2016. Effects of forest opening characteristics, prey abundance, and environmental factors on bat activity in the southern Appalachians. MS Thesis Clemson University. 2016-08-31
Brizendine, M. E. 2016. Use of ultrasonic imaging to evaluate egg maturation of humpback chub Gila cypha. Master's Thesis, University of Arizona, Tucson. 2016-05-31
Brauer, T. 2018. Population characteristics, movement dynamics, and management of nonnative Burbot in the Green River system, Wyoming. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2018-12-31
Brant. J. 2020. HABITAT USE AND DISTRIBUTION OF LITHOPHILIC SPAWNING AND RIFFLE FISHES IN THE EAST FORK BLACK RIVER. M. S. Thesis, University of Missouri. 2020-08-31
Branigan, P. R. 2017. Microhabitat use of native and nonnative fishes in the Kootenai River system. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2017-05-31
Braham, Ryan. May 2018. An examination of cyanotoxins and environmental estrogens in the middle and upper Potomac River Drainage, USA. PhD Dissertation. West Virginia University. Document id=11911. 2018-05-31
Boyer, J. K. 2016. Spawning and early life history of mountain whitefish in the Madison River, Montana. Master's thesis. Montana State University, Bozeman. 2016-01-31
Boyce, A. J. 2018. Biotic and abiotic influences on the evolution of elevational range limts and life-history strategies of tropical birds. PhD degree, University of Montana. 131 pages. 2018-05-31
Boldenow, M. L. 2018. Do wintering conditions drive population trends in semipalmated sandpipers (Calidris pusilla)? Evidence from a corticosterone biomarker. M.S. Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK. 2018-05-31
Boehm, H.I.A., 2016, Identifying recruitment bottlenecks for age-0 walleye in northern Wisconsin Lakes. M.S. Thesis. University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 2016-06-30
Blythe, Demi. 2018. Assessing the ecological implications of the altered flow and sediment regimes of the Rio Grande along the West Texas-Mexico border. MS Thesis. Ecology. Utah State University. 2018-05-31
Blumstein, D. 2019. The first haploid linkage map in a coregonid improves knowledge of chromosomal evolution and rediploidization across salmonids. M.S. Thesis University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. 2019-05-31
Blackburn, S. 2018. Population dynamics and management of White Sturgeon in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River basin. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2018-12-31
Birge, H. 2017. Soil ecosystem service tradeoffs and soil-ecological resilience in the north central Great Plains. Dissertation, University of Nebraska - Lincoln. 231pp. 2017-08-31
Bieber, N. 2017. River otter (Lontra canadensis) distribution and habitat suitability in Nebraska. MS Thesis, University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 133pp. 2016-12-31
Bevans, R. 2017. Plant diversity influences the structure and function of a restored prairie and its responses to added disturbances. MS Thesis, University of Nebraska- Lincoln. 256pp. 2017-05-31
Bernasconi, S. 2016. Eastern oyster physiological responses to acute and chronic exposure to suspended sediments. MS Thesis. Louisiana State University. 2017-01-31
Berigan, L. 2019. Dispersal, reproductive success, and habitat use by translocated lesser prairie-chickens. Kansas State University. 2019-12-31
Bentsen, C. 2017. Accounting for biotic variability in streams with low levels of impervious cover: the role of reach- and watershed-scale factors. MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-04-30
Begley-Miller, D. 2018. Shaping Pennsylvania's Forests: Effects of white-tailed deer, soil chemistry, and competing vegetation on oak-hickory forest understory plant community composition. Dissertation, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA. 2018-05-31
Begley 2016. M.S. Understanding the impact of commercial harvest on white suckers (Catostomus commersonii) in Maine. University of Maine, Orono. 105 pp. 2016-12-31
Becker, T. 2016. Retrospective review of wild waterfowl diseases in Kansas. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan 2016-08-31
Beard, Z. S. 2017. Survival, movement, and habitat use of burbot in tributary systems of the Kootenai River. Master's thesis. University of Idaho, Moscow. 2017-05-31
Battle, K. E. The use of occupancy modeling to uncover species-habitat relationships and the biodiversity drivers of a focal avian community in the forests and coffee agroecosystems of Puerto Rico. 2017-02-28
Barrie 2016. M.S. Changes in fish communities and chimpanzee ecology in the bumbuna hydroelectric project area following dam impoundment 2016-01-31
Bard, S.M. 2018. Microhabitat selection and pathogen prevalence of black bears (Ursus americanus) in the Jemez Mountains, New Mexico. M.S. Thesis Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA. 2018-07-31
Barber, Betsy. 2018. Ph.D. Marine nutrient cycling in the St.Croix River, Maine. University of Maine. pp 234. May 2018 2018-05-31
Barajas, M.F. 2017. evelopment of a Structured Adaptive Approach to Klamath Basin Sucker Recovery Planning. MS Thesis Oregon State University, Corvallis. 2017-03-31
Balantic, C. 2018. Tools for landscape-scale automated acoustic monitoring to characterize wildlife occurrence dynamics. PhD Dissertation. University of Vermont, Burlington, VT USA. 2018-02-28
Bailey, O.A. 2018. Extrinsic and intrinsic factors associated with reproductive success of Caspian Terns (Hydroprogne caspia) at East Sand Island, Columbia River estuary. M.S. thesis, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 142 pp. 2018-09-30
Baebler, E. 2018. Habitat selection and movement by Spotted Bass and Shorthead Redhorse downstream of a hydropeaking dam in Missouri. M.S. thesis, University of Missouri 2018-12-31
Azad, S. 2016. Population dynamics of black bears in northwestern South Carolina. MS Thesis, Clemson University. 2016-08-31
Avila, Brian. 2016. Survival of rainbow trout in the wild: a comparison of two whirling disease resistant strains. Master's Thesis, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado. 2016-10-31
Austin, L.V. 2017. Impacts of Fire on Bats in the Central Appalachians. MS Thesis, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2017-05-31
Aspinwall, AP. 2016. Using Population Models to Evaluate Management Alternatives for Gulf Striped Bass. Masters Thesis, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama. 2016-05-31
Asper, S. 2017. Report: Grassland bird species abundance on grazed and non-grazed land at Buena Vista Wildlife Area, WI. M.S.(Agroecology), University of Wisconsin, Madison. 2017-08-31
Ashling, J.B. 2015. Survival, cause-specific mortality, and habitat selection of translocated mule deer in southern New Mexico. Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. 134 pp. 2015-12-31
Armstrong, B. Use of Trojan Male Brook Trout as a Conservation Tool for Restoring Native Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout in New Mexico. Master of Science, New Mexico State University 2021-08-31
Argo, E. E. 2016. Factors influencing household outdoor residential water use decisions in suburban Boston (USA). MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-08-31
Anthony, Christopher R. 2020. Thermal ecology and population dynamics of female greater sage-grouse following wildfire in the Trout Creek Mountains of Oregon and Nevada. Ph.D. Dissertation, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon. 156 pp. 2020-03-31
Annis, A. 2018. Ring-necked pheasant survival, nest habitat use, and predator occupancy in Kansas spring cover crops. Kansas State University, Manhattan. 2018-12-31
Andy Miller, Ph.D. Assessing the spawning movement and habitat needs of riverine Neosho Smallmouth Bass. Oklahoma State University. 2019-08-31
Anaya, A.J. 2019. Mountain lion (Puma concolor) kill rates and prey composition in north-central New Mexico. Department of Natural Resources Management, New Mexico Highlands University. 2019-05-31
Alvarez, G. 2015. CFT Legumin™ (5% Rotenone) Effects on Tadpole Survival and Metamorphosis of Chiricahua Leopard Frog (Lithobates chiricahuensis), Northern Leopard Frog (Lithobates pipiens), and American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus). Masters of Science Degree. New Mexico State University. 2015-11-30
Allyson Yarra, M.S. 2017. Influence of stream permanence, predation, and invasive species on crayfish in the Ozark Highlands with an emphasis on species of greatest conservation need (Orconectes marchandi, Orconectes eupunctus and Cambarus hubbsi). University of Arkansas. 2017-05-31
Allison Stringer. 2018. Status of Northern Pearl Dace and chrosomid dace in prairie streams in Montana. M.S. Thesis, Montana State University, Bozeman. 2018-05-31
Alexander, Justin. 2017. Determining the effects of thermal increases on stream fishes of the Ouachita Mountain ecoregion. MS Thesis, Oklahoma State University. 2017-12-31
Alex Poole. 2019. Evaluation of embryo suppression methods for nonnative lake trout in Yellowstone Lake, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA. M.S. Thesis, Montana State University, Bozeman. 108 pages. 2019-01-31
Aldinger, K.R. August 2018. Ecology and Management of Golden-winged Warblers (Vermivora chrysoptera) and associated avian species in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. PhD Dissertation, West Virginia University, Morgantown. 2018-08-31
Aldinger, Joni L. 2015. Diel periodicity and chronology of upstream migration of yellow-phase American Eels (Anguilla rostrata). M.S. thesis, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV. 2015-08-31
Adkins, K.I.S. 2017. The relationship between grasslands, Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) enrollments, and greater prairie-chicken (Tympanuchus cupido pinnatus) populations in Minnesota. M.S. thesis, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. 2017-12-31
Acre, M.R. 2015. Can a river-reservoir interface serve as nursery habitat for riverine fishes? M.S. thesis. Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas. 51 pp. 2015-08-31
McCray, J. E. 2018. Sea turtle friendly lighting in Florida: A multi-level evaluation of policy implementation and effectiveness. PhD Dissertation. Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. University of Florida. August 2018 2018-08-31
Grieshaber, C.A. 2016. Relation of fish intersex and survival to contaminants in a riverine system. Master's Thesis, North Carolina State University. 2016-11-30