Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program:
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Staff Member


Leah McTigue

Master's
Email: lmctigue@uark.edu

Research Publications Publication Date
Veon, J.T., E. Lassiter, E. Johansson, M. Shaw, L. McTgue, R. Gibson, A. Massey, and B.A. DeGregorio. 2023. Influence of Human Development and Predator Abundance on Virginia Opossum Occupancy, Abundance, and Activity Patterns. Journal of Zoology. doi:10.1111/jzo.13111 | Abstract | Download August 2023
McTigue, L.E., E.V. Lassiter, M. Shaw, E. Johansson, K. Wilson, and B.A. DeGregorio. 2023. Does daily activity overlap of mesocarnivores vary with human development? PLoS One. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0288477 | Abstract | Download January 2024
McTigue, L. and B.A. DeGregorio. 2023. Effects of Landcover on Mesocarnivore Density Along an Urban to Rural Gradient. Global Ecology and Conservation. | Abstract | Download November 2023
Presentations Presentation Date
Mctigue, L. and B.A. DeGregorio. 2022. Mesocarnivore density along an urban to rural gradient. The Wildlife Society Annual Conference. Spokane, WA. November 2022
McTigue, L.E. and B.A. DeGregorio. 2023. Effects of Landcover on Mesocarnivore Density Along an Urban to Rural Gradient. March 2023
L.E. McTigue and B.A. DeGregorio. Effects of landcover on mesocarnivore density along an urban to rural gradient. Arkansas chapter of the wildlife society annual conference. March 2023
L.E. McTigue and B.A. DeGregorio. Does daily activity overlap of three mesocarnivores vary based on human development? Animal Behavioral Society Annual Conference. July 2023
Does the Human Shield Hypothesis explains patterns of Virginia Opossum occupancy, abundance, and activity? 2022. John Veon, Ellery Lassiter, Emily Johansson, Michael Shaw, Leah McTigue, Andrhea Massey, Rylee Gibson, and Brett DeGregorio. Arkansas Chapter of the Wildlife Society Annual Conference. March 2022
Type Citation Publication Date
Data Release McTigue, L. and B.A. DeGregorio. Nine Banded Armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) Occupancy and Density Along an Urban to Rural Gradient. November 2023
Data Release McTigue, L. and B.A. DeGregorio. Density of five mesocarnivores along an urban to rural gradient in northwest Arkansas. Dryad. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.47d7wm3kc June 2023