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

Fort Staff Member


Brian Reichert

Phone: (612) 385 - 1817
Email: breichert@usgs.gov

Education

  • Ph D University of Florida 2014
  • MS University of Florida 2009
  • BS University of Minnesota 2005

Biography

Brian is an Ecologist at the Fort Collins Science Center and Coordinator of the North American Bat Monitoring Program. He received his B.S. from the University of Minnesota in 2005. He joined the Florida Fish and Wildlife Cooperative Research Unit in 2006, received an M.S. in 2009 and PhD in 2014, both from the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Florida.

Teaching Interest

Quantitative Ecology, Connectivity Conservation, Capture-Mark-Recapture Methodology, and Ecological and Population Modeling, Long-term monitoring, study design

Research Interest

Brian has broad research interests in both avian and bat ecology, conservation science, population biology, and spatial ecology.

Research Publications Publication Date
Zweig, C.L., B.E. Reichert, and W. M. Kitchens. 2011. Implications of discontinuous elevation gradients on fragmentation and restoration in patterned wetlands. Ecosphere 2(8):art98. doi: 10.1890/ES11-00119.1 2011-04-30
Reichert, B., C. Cattau, R. Fletcher, W. Kendall, W. Kitchens. 2012. Extreme weather and experience influence reproduction in an endangered bird. Ecology. 2012. Ecology http:dx.doi.org/10.10890/12-0233.1 (IP-041148) 2012-10-31
Fletcher, R.J. Jr., M. Acevedo, B.Reichert, K. Pias, and W. Kitchens. 2011. Revisiting the foundations of spatial network analysis for ecology and conservation. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 108(38): 19282-19287. 2012-05-31
Fletcher, R.J. Jr., A. Revell, B.E. Reichert, W.M. Kitchens, J.D. Dixon, and J.D. Austin. 2013. Network modularity reveals critical scales for connectivity in ecology, evolution, and conservation. Nature Communications. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms3572. 2013-12-31
Technical Publications Publication Date
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Kyle Pias, and Jean Olbert. 2009. Snaill Kite Demography in blue cypress Marsh Complex. Annual Report 2009. 2009-10-31
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Kyle Pias, and Jean Olbert. 2010. Snail Kite Demography in Blue Cypress Marsh Complex. Annual Report 2011. 2011-05-31
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Christa Zweig, Jean Olbert, and Kyle Pias. Demographic, Movement, and Habitat studies of the Endagered Snail Kite in Response to Operational Plans in Water Conservation Area 3A. Annual Report. 2009-10-31
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Christa Zweig, Jean Olbert, and Kyle Pias. Demographic, Movement, and Habitat Studies of the Endangered Snail Kite in Response to Operational Plans in Water Conservation Area 3A. 2011. Annual Report 2011-05-31