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

Florida Research Activities


The southeastern U.S. supports important stop over and overwintering areas for Red Knots.

Project Completion Date
Evaluating the use of high-resolution aerial photgraphy acquired by unmanned aerial systems for use in mapping everglades wetland plant communities June 2013
88394 June 2013
Decision Support for Public Alligator Harvesting in Georgia, Florida, and South Carolina June 2017
Pre-assessment Plan to Determine Potential Exposure and Injuries of Nesting and Hatching Loggerhead Sea Turtles July 2011
Incubation temperatures of loggerhead turtle (caretta caretta) nests On NW Florida Beaches March 2012
Gopher Tortoise (gopherus polyphermus)Population Survey For St. Marks NWR-Line Transect Distance Sampling August 2011
Collection of Digital Serial Imagery in Support of Aquatic Invasive Species Program And CERP May 2011
Southeastern Adaptive Management Group (SEAMG) September 2013
Startegic Habitat Conservation for Florida Scrub-Jays at Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge July 2011
Linking Snail Kite Foraging Activity, Habitat Quality, and Critical Demographic Parameters to Guide Effective Conservation April 2012
Nesting Habitat and Nest Failures of the Everglad Snail Kite on Kissimmee Lakes and Nesting, Recruiting and Foraging Ecology of the Florida Snail Kite in Lake Tohopekaliga March 2013
Demographic, Movement, and Habitat of the Endangered Snail Kite in Response to Operational Plans in Water Conservation Area 3A April 2011
Surveys of Snail Kite Breeding and Habitat Use in the Upper St. Johns River Basin February 2011
Production and evaluation of an autonomous UAV system for natural resources management December 2009
Biodiversity Using Prediction May 2013
September 2011
Alligator distribution, size, and hole occupancy and crocodile juvenile growth and survival March 2015
Adaptive Management of Gulf Coast Salt Marshes Considering Sea Level Rise and Recovery of the Endangered Florida Salt Marsh Vole September 2010
Structured decision making, ecological thresholds and the establishment of management trigger points December 2009
St. Joseph Peninsula beach restoration project. October 2008
Assessment of beach compaction and associated effects on loggerhead sea turtles nesting on natural and nourished beaches in northwest Florida. September 2008
Assessing the effects of coastline alteration on sea turtle nesting and faunal assemblages at Cape San Blas, Florida. March 2009
Living Green: Living with sea turtles. April 2010
Assessment of coastal habitats and listed species. March 2010
Spectral and response assessment of wildlife-friendly lighting. April 2010
Effects of climate change on barrier island habitat and nesting sea turtles. May 2012
Southwestern and northwestern pond turtle viability analysis to support a species status assessment December 2021
Modeling Tools for Species Status Assessments August 2021
Decision Analysis for Species Status Assessment Science Needs Prioritization July 2023
Environmental correlates of fibropapilloma in green turtles. December 2025
Range-wide population viability analysis for the Gopher Tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) June 2021
Assessing effects of anthropogenic and climate-induced change on health of coastal ecosystems. December 2022
Birdsbesafe: Is a novel cat collar more effective at stopping domestic cats from killing birds at higher latitudes? February 2022
Ecology of the Endangered Nordmann's Greenshank December 2021
Movements and overwinter survival of juvenile Red Knots in Southeast US: Information needs for recovery planning December 2024
Colonial Nesting Wading Bird Tracking and Habitat Use Assessment August 2024
Effects of Coastal Dynamics & Climate on Loggerhead Turtle N... May 2018
Evaluation of the impact of artificial lighting on sea turtle hatchling orientation. December 2020
Nutritional ecology and husbandry of Dermatemys mawii August 2020
Green turtle spatial distribution, abundance and habitat models in the Northeastern Gulf of Mexico. August 2021
Impacts of translocation on a cooperatively breeding bird in Ocala National Forest June 2020
Overwintering survival of shorebirds on Florida's Panhandle December 2020
Integration, Validation and fusion of Small Unmanned Aircraft systems August 2019
Composition, distribution and ecology of the Nature Coast sea turtle assemblage August 2020
D. Duke Conservation Scholars Program Partnership Through UF September 2023
Productivity of American Oystercatchers nesting on spoil islands at the Cross Florida Greenway State Recreation and Conservation Area August 2019
Migration Trends for King and Common Eiders and Yellow-billed Loons Past Point Barrow in a rapidly changing environment December 2018
Research Publications Publication Date
Zweig, C.L., K.G. Rice, F.J. Mazzotti, and H. Franklin Percival. Body Condition Factor Analysis for the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis). Herpetological Review. 2014. 45(2) pg. 216-218 June 2014
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 April 2011
Zweig, C.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2009. Defining the present before restoring the past: Everglades vegetation communities. Society of Wetland Scientists Online Brief Series. http://www.sws.org/researchbrief. May 2009
Zweig, C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2009. Multi-state succession in wetlands: A novel use of state and transition models. Ecology. 90:1900-1909. May 2009
Zweig, C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2008. Effects of landscape gradients on wetland vegetation communities: Information for large-scale restoration. Wetlands. 28(4) 1086–1096. December 2008
Zweig, C. L. and W. M. Kitchens. 2010. The Semiglades: The collision of restoration, social values, and the ecosystem concept. Restoration Ecology 18(2): 138–142. December 2010
Yosapong, T., A. R. Woodward, J. P. Ross, P. S. Kubilis, and H. F. Percival. 2006. Survival and growth of American alligator hatchlings after artificial incubation and repatriation. Journal of Herpetology. 40(4):415-423. September 2006
Woodward, A.R., H.F. Percival, R. Conrow, T.S. Gross, K.G. Rice, R.H. Rauschenberger. 2011 Lake Apopka's abnormal alligators in J. Elliott, C. Bishop, and C. Morrisey. Coeds. Wildlife Toxicology: Forensic Approaches. Springer, New York. pp 153-187 September 2011
Wooding, J. B., and R. R. Carthy. 2000. Interactions of humans and manatees in Crystal River, Florida. Proceedings of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 52:260-264. September 2000
Williams,N.C., Bjorndal, K. A., Lamont, M.M., Carthy, R.R. 2014. Winter diets of immature green turtles (Chelonia mydas) on a northern feeding ground: integrating stomach contents and stable isotope analyses. Estuaries and Coasts. 37:986-994. | Download July 2014
Wilkinson, B., H. A. Lassiter, A. Abd-Elrahman, R. R. Carthy, P. Ifju, E. Broadbent, and N. Grimes. Geometric targets for UAS Lidar. Remote Sensing 11(24), 3019; https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11243019 December 2019
Wetzel, P. R., and W. M. Kitchens. 2007. Vegetation change from Chronic stress events: Detection of the effects of tide gate removal and long-term drought on a tidal marsh. Journal of Vegetation Science. 18: 431-442. July 2007
Wetzel, P. R., W. M. Kitchens, J. M. Brush, and M. L. Dusek. 2004. Use of a reciprocal transplant study to measure the rate of plant community change in a tidal marsh along a salinity gradient. Wetlands, Vol. 24(4):879-890. July 2004
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Predicting freshwater and oligohaline tidal marsh vegetation communities in the vicinity of the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge. Proceedings of the 2007 Georgia Water Resources Conference, University of Georgia, Athens, GA. December 2007
Watts, A.C., L. N. Kobziar, and H. F. Percival. 2011. Unmanned aircraft systems for wildland fire monitoring and research. In K.M. Robertson, R.E Masters and K.E.M. Galley, eds. Proceedings of the 24th Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference: The Future of Fire: Public Awareness, Health, and Safety. Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FL. pp 86-90. December 2010
Watts, A. C., W. S. Bowman, A. H. El-Rahman, A. Mohamed, B. E. Wilkinson, J. Perry, Y. O. Kaddoura, and K. Lee 2008. Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs) for ecological research and natural-resource monitoring. Ecological Restoration, 26:13-14. January 2008
Watts, A. C., J. H. Perry, S. E. Smith, M.A. Burgess, B.E. Wilkinson, Z. Szantoi, P.G. Ifju, H. F. Percival. 2010. Small unmanned aircraft systems for low-altitude aerial surveys. Journal of Wildlife Management, 74(7):1614-1619. | Download | Publisher Website September 2010
Waddle, J. H., K. G. Rice, F. J. Mazzotti, and H. F. Percival. 2008. Modeling the effect of toe clipping on treefrog survival: beyond the return rate. Journal of Herpetology 42:467-473. June 2008
Waddle, J. H., K. G. Rice and H. F. Percival. 2003. Using personal digital assistants for collection of wildlife data. Wildlife Society Bulletin, Vol. 31(1):306-308. September 2002
Waddle, A. R, J. M. Kinsella, J. P. Ross, E. Rojas-Flores, H. F. Percival, D. J. Forrester. 2009. Nematodes collected by gastric lavage from live American alligators, alligator mississippiensis, in Florida. Journal of Parasitology 95(5): 1237–1238. October 2009
Vitale, N., Brush, J. and A. Powell. 2020. Loss of coastal islands along Florida’s Big Bend Region: Implications for breeding American Oystercatchers. Estuaries and Coasts. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12237-020-00811-3 September 2020
Valentine-Darby, P.L., P.C. Darby, and H.F. Percival. 2012. Gender-based differences in Florida apple snail (Pomacea paludosa) movements. Malacologia 54(1):109-118. December 2012
Valentine-Darby, P. L., R. E. Bennetts, and W. M. Kitchens. 1998. Seasonal patterns of habitat use by snail kites in Florida. Journal of Raptor Research, Vol. 32:98-103. April 1998
Valentine-Darby, P. L., R. E. Bennetts and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Breeding season masses of snail kites in Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, Vol. 25(2):60-63. February 1997
Valentine-Darby, P. L., P. C. Darby, R. E. Bennetts, W. M. Kitchens, and H. F. Percival. 2008. The use of mark-recapture to estimate Florida apple snail (Pomacea paludosa Say) density in wetland habitats. Florida Scientist. 71(2): 115-127. August 2007
Tiwari, M., R. R. Carthy, A. Silveria, and K. A. Bjorndal. 2003. A comparison of nest architecture in loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) nesting in Florida and Brazil. Herpetological Review, Vol. 34(2):138-139. August 2003
Temsiripong, Y., J. P. Ross, A. R. Woodward, P. S. Kubilis, and H. F. Percival. Submitted. Survival and growth of American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) hatchlings after artificial incubation and repatriation. Journal of Herpetology, 40(4): 415-423. September 2006
Swindall, J.E., H.K. Ober, M.M. Lamont and R.R. Carthy. 2019. Informing sea turtle outreach efforts to maximize effectiveness. Wildlife Society Bulletin 1–11; 2019; DOI: 10.1002/wsb.1004 | Download September 2019
Sullivan, R. S., J. Richardson, W. M. Kitchens, and T. J. Smith, III. 1989. Monitoring water quality and habitat: Guidelines for National Wildlife Refuges in Region IV. Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. May 1989
Stolen, E.D., J.A. Collazo, H.F. Percival. 2012. Group foraging effects on capture rate in wading birds. Condor. IP-032594 | Abstract October 2012
Stolen, E. D., J. A. Collazo, and H. Franklin Percival. 2009. Vegetation Effects on Fish Distribution in Impounded Salt Marshes. Southeastern Naturalist 8:503-814. August 2009
Stolen, E. D., J. A. Collazo, and H. F. Percival. 2007. Scale-dependent habitat selection of nesting Great Egrets and Snowy Egrets. Waterbirds 30:384-393. October 2007
Stevens, A. J., Z. C. Welch, P. C. Darby and H. F. Percival. 2002. Temperature effects on Florida applesnail activity: implications for snail kite foraging success and distribution. Wildlife Society Bulletin, Vol. 30(1):75-81. March 2002
Sonsthagen, S., C. Haughey, M. Sexson, D. Solovyena, M. Petersen, and A. Powell. 2020. Temporal variation in genetic structure within the endangered spectacled eider. Conservation Genetics 21:175-179. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10592-019-01234-9 November 2019
Smith, S., Z. Szantoi, J. Perry, and H.F. Percival. 2011. Design considerations for remote sensing payloads on inexpensive small unmanned autonomous vehicles. Surveying and Land Information Sciences Journal. | Download October 2010
Singh, TC Hines, HF Percival, MK Oli. Published. Does nest-site selection influence bobwhite nesting success in South Florida? Wildlife Research.37:489–496. October 2010
Singh, A., T.C. Hines, J.A. Hostetler, H. F. Percival, and M.K. Oli, 2011. Patterns of space and habitat use by northern bobwhites in South Florida, USA. Eur J Wildl Res (2011) 57:15–26 | Download January 2011
Silveira, J. E., J. R. Richardson and W. M. Kitchens. 1993. A geographic information systems model of fire damage and vegetation recovery in the Everglades. In: Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA., Florida Cooperative Research Unit, Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, pp. 455-458. March 1993
Shamblin, B.M., M.G. Dodd, D.A. Bagley, L.M. Ehrhart, A.D. Tucker, C. Johnson, R.R. Carthy, R.A. Scarpino, E. McMichael, D.S. Addison, K.L. Williams, M.G. Frick, S. Ouellette, A.B. Meylan, M.H. Godfrey, S.R. Murphy, C.J. Nairn. Genetic structure of the southeastern United States loggerhead turtle nesting aggregation: evidence of additional structure within the peninsular Florida recovery unit. 2010. Marine Biology (2011) 158:571-587 December 2010
Shamblin, B.M., A.B. Bolten, K.A. Bjorndal, P.H. Dutton, J.T. Nielsen, F.A. Abreu-Grobois, K.J. Reich. B.E. Witherington, D.A. Bagley, L.M. Ehrhart, A.D. Tucker, D.S. Addison, A. Arenas, C. Johnson, R.R. Carthy, M.M. Lamont, M.G. Dodd, M.S. Gaines, E. LaCasella, and C.J. Nairn. 2012. Expanded mitochondrial control region sequences increase resolution of stock structure among North Atlantic loggerhead turtle rookeries. Marine Ecology Progress Series,. 469:145-160. | Abstract July 2012
Sexson, M.G., M. R. Petersen, G. A. Breed, and A. N. Powell. 2016. Shifts in the distribution of molting Spectacled Eiders (Somateria fischeri) indicate ecosystem change in the Arctic. The Condor: Ornithological Applications 118:463-476. | Download | Publisher Website June 2016
Senko, J., V. Koch, W.M. Megill, R.R. Carthy, R.P. Templeton, W.J. Nichols. 2010. Fine scale daily movements and habitat use of East Pacific green turtles at a shallow coastal lagoon in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology. 391(2010): 92-100 July 2010
Schwarzer, A. C., Jaime A. Collazo, Lawrence J. Niles, Janell M. Brush, Nancy J. Douglass, and H. Franklin Percival. 2012. Annual Survival and Plasma Metabolites of Red Knots (Calidris canutus rufa) wintering in Florida. Auk 129:725-733. | Download October 2012
Schmid, J. R., A. B. Bolten, K. A. Bjorndal, W. J. Lindberg, H. F. Percival and P. D. Zwick. In Press. Home range and habitat use by Kemp's ridley turtles in west-central Florida. Journal of Wildlife Management, Vol. 67(1):196-206. January 2003
Salmon, M., R. Carthy, C. M.F. Lohmann, K. J. Lohmann, and J. Wyneken. 2012. Collecting a sample of loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings before a natural emergence does not reduce nest productivity. Endangered Species Research. 16: 296-299. doi: 10.3354/esr00409 IP-034556 | Download March 2012
Rolland, V.M.O., H.F. Percival, T. Hines, M. Hostetler. Factors influencing reproductive performance of northern bobwhite in south Florida.European Journal of Wildlife Research. DOI 10.1007/s10344-010-0479-5.2010. | Download December 2010
Rolland, V., J.A. Hostetler, T.C. Hines, F.A. Johnson, H.F. Percival, and M.K. Oli. 2011. Effects of harvest and climate on population dynamics of northern bobwhites in south Florida. Wildlife Research. 38(5):396-407. October 2011
Rolland, V., J. Hostetler, T. Hines, H. F. Percival, and M. Oli. 2010. Impact of harvest on survival of a heavily hunted game bird population. Journal of Applied Ecology. Published Wildlife Research, 37, 392–400 August 2010
Robinson, B. H., L. M. Phillips, and A. N. Powell. 2019. Energy intake rate influences survival rates of Black Oystercatcher Haematopus bachmani broods. Marine Ornithology 47:277-283. October 2019
Robinson, B. H., L. M. Phillips, H. A. Coletti, and A. N. Powell. 2018. Are prey remains accurate indicators of chick diet? A comparison of diet quantification techniques for Black Oystercatchers. Wader Study 125(1):20–32, DOI 10.18194/ws.00105. May 2018
Richardson, J. R., W. L. Bryant, W. M. Kitchens. 1993. Spatial relationships of vegetation, water quality and hydrology in a northern Everglades Ecosystem. In: Landin, M. C., ed. Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference of the Society of Wetlands Scientists, New Orleans, LA. Utica, MS. April 1993
Richardson, J. R., W. L. Bryant, Jr., and W. M. Kitchens. 1993. Spatial relationships ofvegetation, water quality and hydrology in a norther everglades ecosystem. Everglades: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference, Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA. Department of Wildlife and Range Sciences, Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Universityof Florida, Gainesville, FL, pp. 401-405. March 1993
Richardson, J. R., W. L. Bryant and W. M. Kitchens. 1993. A spatial hydrologic model ofLoxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge and its integration into a GIS analysis. In: Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference, Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA. Departments of Wildlife and Range Sciences, Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences and the Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, pp. 450-454. March 1993
Richardson, J. R., K. R. Pope and W. M. Kitchens. 1987. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge Vegetation and Modeling Study. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Society of Wetland Scientist Meeting, Seattle, WA, pp. 204-210. September 1987
Rice, K. G., Waddle, J. H., Crockett, M. E., Bugbee, C. D., Jeffery, B. M., and Percival, H. F., 2007, Herpetofaunal inventories of the national park of south Florida and the Caribbean: Volume IV. Biscayne National Park: U. S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1057, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. January 2007
Rice, K. G., J. H. Waddle, M. E. Crockett, R. R. Carthy, and H. F. Percival. 2005. Herpetofaunal inventories of the National Parks of South Florida and the Caribbean: Volume III. Big Cypress National Preserve. US Geological Survey, Open File Report 2005-1300, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. March 2006
Rice, K. G., H. F. Percival and A. R. Woodward. 2002. Estimating sighting proportions of American alligator nests during helicopter survey. 2000 Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Vol. 54:314-321. February 2002
Rice, A. N., G. P. Ross, A. R. Woodward, D. A. Carbonneau, and H. F. Percival. 2007. Alligator diet in relation to alligator mortality on Lake Griffin, FL. Southeastern Naturalist 6(1):97-110. April 2007
Rice KG, JH Waddle, MW Miller, ME Crockett, FJ Mazzotti, and HF Percival. 2011. Recovery of Native Treefrogs After Removal of Nonindigenous Cuban Treefrogs, Osteopilus Septentrionalis. Herpetelogica. 67(2): 105-117. May 2011
Reichert, Brian,J. Martin, W.Kendall, C. Cattau, W. Kitchens. 2009. Interactive Effects of Senescence and Natural Disturbance on the Survival Probabilities of Snail Kites. Oikos. DOI: 10.111/j.1600-0706.2010. 18366.x December 2009
Reichert, B. E., C. E. Cattau, R. J. Fletcher, Jr., W. L. Kendall, and W. E. Kitchens. 2012. Extreme weather and experience influence reproduction in an endangered bird. Ecology 93:2580-2589. October 2012
Rees, A. F., L. Avens, K. Ballorain, E. Bevan, A. C. Broderick, R. R. Carthy, M. J. Marjolijn, J. A. Christianen, G. Cuclos, M. R. Heithaus, D. W. Johnston, J . C. Mangel, F. Paladino, K. Pendoley, R. D. Reina, N. J. Robinson, R. Ryan, S. T. Sykora-Bodie, D. Tilley, M. R. Varela, E. R. Whitman, P. A. Whittock, T. Wibbels, and B. J. Godley. 2018.The potential of unmanned aerial systems for sea turtle research and conservation: a review and future directions. Endangered Species Research. 35: 81-100. February 2018
R. McCleery, Zweig, C.L., M.A. DeSa, H.F. Percival, and W.M. Kitchens. In review. A novel trapping method for small mammals. Wildlife Society Bulletin. December 2014
Prosdocimi, L., N. Teryda, G. Navarro, and R. R. Carthy. 2020. Use of remote sensing tools to predict focal areas for sea turtle conservation in the Southwestern Atlantic. Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems, 2020:1–11. DOI: 10.1002/aqc.3478 | Abstract December 2020
Powell, A.N., R. Bentzen, and R. Suydam. 2018. Migration trends for king and common eiders and yellow-billed loons past Point Barrow in a rapidly changing environment. Final OCS Study BOEM 2018-059. December 2018
Powell A.N., R.T.Churchwell , K. H. Dunton, J.G. Baguley, A.D. Kamikawa, C. Kellogg, B. Crump, and P. Bucolo. 2016. Sediment Characteristics and Infauna of Deltaic Mudflats Along the Alaskan Beaufort Sea. US Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Alaska OCS Region, Anchorage. OCS Study BOEM 2015-045. 77 pp. June 2016
Pope, K. R., J. R. Richardson and W. M. Kitchens. 1987. Vegetation patterns in a northEverglades marsh. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists, pp. 211-215. August 1987
Pias, K., Z. Welch, and W.M. Kitchens. Extraction Platforms:2012. An Artificial Perch to Help Snail Kites Handle an Exotic Apple Snail. Waterbirds 35(2):347-351. June 2012
Phillips, A.C.N., J. Coutou, S. Rajh, N. Stewart, A. Watson, A. Jehu, H.Asmath, F. Dziva, C. Unakal R.B. Holder, and R.R. Carthy. 2017. Temporospatial dynamic and public health significance of bacterial flora identified on a major leatherback turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) nesting beach in the Southern Caribbean. Marine Ecology. 15pp IP- 068594. https://doi.org/10.1111/maec.12412 | Abstract | Publisher Website April 2017
Peterson, L. P., G. W. Tanner, and W. M. Kitchens. 1995. A comparison of passerine feeding habits in two tidal marsh communities. Wetlands, Vol. 14(4). September 1995
Pearlstine, L., S. E. Smith, L. Brandt, C. Allen, W. Kitchens, and J. Sternberg. 2002. Assessing state-wide biodiversity in the Florida Gap Analysis Project. Environmental Management, Vol. 66(2):127-144. February 2002
Pearlstine, L. G., and W. M. Kitchens. 1987. A succession modelling approach to wetland impact assessment. National Wetlands Newsletter, Vol. 9(1):13-15. February 1987
Pearlstine, L. G., and W. M. Kitchens. 1986. Community succession modelling for resource management., pp 1369-1381. In Coastal Zone '85: Proceedings of the Fourth Symposium On Coastal Ocean Management, O. T. Magoon, H. Converse, D. Miner, and D. Clark, eds. American Society of Civil Engineers. New York, NY. March 1986
Pearlstine, L. G., W. M. Kitchens, P. J. Latham and R. D. Bartleson. 1993. Tide gate influences on a tide marsh. Water Resources Bulletin, Vol. 29(6):1009-1019. August 1993
Pearlstine, L. G., W. M. Kitchens, P. J. Latham and R. D. Bartleson. 1993. Tide gate influences on a tidal marsh. American Water Resources Association, pp. 433-440 and 625-626. March 1993
Pearlstine, L. G., W. M. Kitchens and P. Latham. 1993. Modeling tidal marsh succession in the coastal Savannah River, GA. Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference, Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA, pp. 445-449. March 1993
Pearlstine, L. G., L. A. Brandt, W. M. Kitchens and F. J. Mazzotti. 1995. Impacts of citrus development on habitats of Southwest Florida. Conservation Biology, Vol. 9:1020-1032. February 1995
Pearlstine, L. G., L. A. Brandt, F. Mazzotti and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Fragmentation of pineflatwood and marsh communities converted for ranching and citrus. Landscape and Urban Planning, Vol. 38:159-169. Special Issue. August 1997
Parris, L., M. M. Lamont, and R. R. Carthy. 2002. Increased incidence of red imported fire ant (Hymenoptera: formicidae) presence in loggerhead sea turtle (testudines: cheloniidae) nests and observations of hatchling mortality. Florida Entomologist, Vol. 85(3):514-517. September 2002
Overduijn, K. S., C. M. Handel, and A. N. Powell. 2020. Does habitat partitioning by sympatric plovers affect nest survival? The Auk 137:1-16. DOI: 10.1093/auk/ukaa018 May 2020
Nomani, S. Z., R. R. Carthy and M. K. Oli. Comparison of methods for estimating abundance of gopher tortoises. Applied Herpetology. 5:13-31 January 2008
Nomani, S. Z., M. K. Oli, and R.R. Carthy. 2012. Line transects by design: the influence of study design, spatial distribution and density of objects on estimates of abundance. The Open Ecology Journal. 5: 25-44. | Abstract October 2012
Morea, C. R., K. G. Rice, H. F. Percival, and S. R. Howarter. 2000. Home range and daily movement of the American alligator in the Everglades. Proceedings of the 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, IUCN, Gland, Switzerland, pp. 485-504. September 2001
Mooij, W. M., R. E. Bennetts, D. L. De Angelis, and W. M. Kitchens. 2002. Exploring the effects of drought extent on the Florida Snail Kite: interplay between spatial and temporal scales. Ecological Modelling, Vol. 149(2002):25-39. February 2002
Mooij, W. M., J. Martin, W. M. Kitchens, and D. L. DeAngelis. 2007. Exploring the Temporal Effects of Seasonal Water Availability on the Snail Kite of Florida. In: Bissonette, J., and I. Storch, eds. Temporal Explicitness in Landscape Ecology: The Missing Dimension. Springer. New York July 2007
McMichael, E., R.R. Carthy, J.A. Seminoff and R.A. Scarpino. Kemp's ridley turtles in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, USA: Results from an in-water study in the northern Gulf of Mexico. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-630 May 2012
McMichael, E., J. Seminoff, R. Carthy. Kemp's ridley sea turtles in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, USA: results from an in-water study in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico. 2009. Journal of Natural History. 42 (43-44; 2293-2307). December 2009
McMichael, E., J. A. Seminoff and R. R. Carthy. Growth rates of wild green turtles, Chelonia mydas, at a temperate foraging habitat in the northern Gulf of Mexico: assessing short-term affects of cold stunning on growth. Journal of Natural History. December 2008
McGuire, R., R. Suydam, L. Quakenbush, and A. Powell. 2019. Population trends of king and common eiders from spring migration counts at Point Barrow, Alaska between 1994 and 2016 Polar Biology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00300-019-02581-6 September 2019
McFarland, H. R., S. Kendall, and A. N. Powell. Nest-site selection and nest success of an arctic-breeding passerine, Smith's Longspurs, in a changing climate. The Condor: Ecological Applications 119:85-97. DOI: 10.1650/CONDOR-16-87.1 February 2017
Martin, Julien, Wiley M. Kitchens, Madan K. Oli, Christopher E. Cattau. 2008. Exploring the importance of natural disturbances and habitat degradation on Snail Kite population dynamics. Endangered Species Research. 6: 25-39. October 2008
Martin, J., W. M. Kitchens, and J. E. Hines. 2006. Why are well designed monitoring programmes so critical for the conservation of endangered species? A case study of the snail kite. Conservation Biology. 21 (2): 472-481 July 2007
Martin, J., H.H. Edwards, M.A. Burgess, H.F. Percival, D.E. Fagan, B.E. Grdner, J.G. Ortega-Ortiz, P.G. Ifju, B.S. Evers, and T.J. Rambo. 2012. Estimating distribution of hidden objects with drones: from tennis balls to manatees. PLos ONE 7(6): e38882. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.003882. 2012. June 2012
Martin J., W. M. Kitchens, and J. E. Hines. 2007. Natal location influences on movement and survival of a spatially structured population of snail kites. Oecologia. 153(2): 291-301 May 2007
Martin J., W. M. Kitchens, and J. E. Hines. 2007. Immportance of well designed monitoring programs for the conservation of Endangered Species: Case study of the snail kite. Conservation Biology. 21(2): 472-481 May 2007
Martin J., J. D. Nichols, W. M. Kitchens, and J. E. Hines. 2006. Multiscale patterns of movement in fragmented landscapes and consequences on demography of the snail kite in Florida. Journal of Animal Ecology. 75 (2):527-540. July 2006
Martin J., J. D. Nichols, W. M. Kitchens, J. E. Hines. 2006. Multiscale patterns of movement in fragmented landscapes and consequences on demography of the snail kite in Florida. Journal of Animal Ecology. 75: 527-539. | Download December 2006
Maglothin, M. L., M. M. Lamont, and R. R. Carthy. 2002. Nest Chamber anomalies in loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) nests from Northwest Florida, USA. Herpetological Review., Vol. 33(1):48-50. August 2002
Loftin, C. S., W. Rasberry, and W. M. Kitchens. 2000. Development of a grid-cell topographic surface for Okefenokee Swamp, Georgia. Wetlands 20(3): 487-499. September 2000
Loftin, C. S., S. B. Aicher, and W. M. Kitchens. 2000. Effects of the Suwannee River sill on the hydrology of the Okefenokee Swamp: application of research results in the environmental assessment process. In: McCool, S. R., D. N. Cole, W. T. Borrie, and J. O'Loughlin, comps. Wilderness Science in a time of Change Conference-Volume 3. Wilderness as a place for scientific inquiry: Proceedings RMRS-P-15-VOL-3. Ogden, UT: USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, Ogden, UT. pp. 102-110. January 2000
Loftin, C. S., N. Ansay, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Development and Application of a spatial hydrology model of Okefenokee Swamp, GA. Journal American Water Resources, Vol. 37(4): 1-22. September 2001
Layton, J.E., T. Wibbels, T. Tucker, J. Wyneken, L. Ehrhart, R. Carthy, E.R. Martin, M. Bressette, C.Johnson, S. Fournier, and J. Schmid. 2009. Developing a Comprehensive Long-term Database on Nesting Beach Temperatures of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle in the Southeastern U.S: Applications and Implications for Global Climate Change. Integrative and Comparative Biology. 49:E227-E227 | Publisher Website October 2009
Latty, C. J., T. E. Hollmén, M. R. Petersen, A. N. Powell, and R. D. Andrews. 2016. Biochemical and clinical responses of Common Eiders to implanted satellite transmitters. The Condor: Ecological Applications 118:489-501. | Download June 2016
Latham, P. J., L. G. Pearlstine, and W. M. Kitchens. 1993. Species association changes across a gradient of fresh, oligohaline, and mesohaline tidal marshes along the lower Savannah River. Wetlands, Vol. 14(3):174-178. July 1993
Latham, P. J., L. G. Pearlstine, and W. M. Kitchens. 1991. Spatial distribution of the softstem bulrush, Scripus validus, across a salinity gradient. Estuaries, Vol. 14(2):192-198. March 1991
Latham, P. J., L. G. Pearlstine and W. M. Kitchens. 1987. Plant patterns and distribution of a south Atlantic coastal tidal marsh. Proceedings of the Eighth Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists, "Wetland and Riparian Ecosystems of the American West, " May 26-29, Seattle, Washington. May 1987
Lamont, M.M., Fujisaki, I., Carthy, R.R. 2014. Estimates of vital rates for a declining loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) subpopulation: implications for management. Marine Biology. 161:2659–2668 DOI 10.1007/s00227-014-2537-0 September 2014
Lamont, M. M., and R. R. Carthy. 2007. Response of nesting sea turtles to barrier island dynamics. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 6(2): 206-212 January 2007
Lamont, M. M., H. F. Percival, and S. V. Colwell. 2002. Influence of vehicle tracks on loggerhead hatchling seaward movement along a northwest Florida beach. Florida Field Naturalist, Vol. 30(3):77-109. January 2002
Lamont, M. M. D. Johnson, and R. R. Carthy. 2020. The incubation environment of nests deposited by a genetically distinct group of loggerhead sea turtles in Northwest Florida. Global Ecology and Conservation 23: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2020.e01070 | Abstract | Publisher Website September 2020
Kitchens, W. M., R. E. Bennetts, and D. L. DeAngelis. 2001. Linkages between the snail kite population and wetland dynamics in a highly fractured South Florida hydroscape. In: Porter, J. W., and K. G. Porter, eds. Linkages Between Ecosystems: the South Florida Hydroscape. CRC /St. Lucie Press. 183-203. June 2002
Kitchens, W. M., L. G. Pearlstine and R. D. Bartleson. 1993. Tide gate influences on thehydrology of the coastal Savannah River, SC. Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference, Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA. p. 638. March 1993
Kitchens, W. M., H. N. McKellar, J. Booth, and L. G. Pearlstine. 1985. Impact analysis in the Santee/Cooper River Re-diversion Project: an overview of a pilot community modeling approach. Proceedings of the 8th Annual Environmental Review Conference, Environmental Protection Agency. September 1985
Jordan, C.F., H. L. Jelks and W. M. Kitchens. 1994. Habitat use by the fishing spider 'Dolemedes triton' in Northern Everglades. Wetlands 14(3). 18. | Download December 1994
Jordan, C. F., H. L. Jelks, and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Habitat structure and plant community composition in a northern Everglades wetland landscape. Wetlands, Vol. 17(2):275-283. February 1997
Jordan, C. F. H. L. Jelkand W. M. Kitchens. 1994. Habitat use by the fishing spider (Dolemedes triton) in northern Everglades. Wetlands, Vol. 14(3). June 1997
Jones, G. P., L. G. Pearlstine, and H. F. Percival. 2006. An assessment of small unmanned aerial vehicls in wildlife research. Wildl. Soc. Bull. 34(3):750-758 October 2006
Jelks, H. L., J. R. Richardson, and W. M. Kitchens. 1992. Changes in the foraging patterns of wading birds (Ciconiiforms) in response to fluctuating hydrologic conditions in the impounded northern Everglades. In: Wetlands: proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference, Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA. Department of Wildlife and Range Sciences, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, pp. 490. June 1992
Jacobson, S. K., J. K. Morris, J. S. Sanders, E. N. Wiley, M. B. Brooks, R. E. Bennetts, H. F. Percival and S. Marynowski. 2006. Understanding, measuring, and overcoming barriers to the implementation of an adaptive land management program. Conservation Biology. 20(5):1516-1527. October 2006
Howarter, S. R., K. G. Rice, H. F. Percival, K. M. Portier, and C. R. Morea. 2000. Thermal ecology of the American alligator in the Everglades. Proceedings of the 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, IUCN, Gland, Switzerland, pp. 470-485. September 2001
Hotaling, A.S., J. Martin, W.M. Kitchens. 2009. Estimating Transition Probabilities Among Everglades Wetland Communities Using Multistate Models. Wetlands 20(4):1224-1233. December 2009
Hotaling, A., H. F. Percival, W. M. Kitchens, J. W. Kasbohm. 2010. The persistence of the endangered Florida salt marsh vole in the salt marshes of the Central Florida gulf coast. Southeastern Naturalist 9(4):795-802. December 2010
Honeyfield, D. A., J. P. Ross, D. A. Carbonneau, S. P. Terrell, A. R. Woodward, T. R. Schoeb, H. F. Percival, J. P. Hinterkopf. 2008. Pathology, physiological parameters, tissue contaminants, and tissue thiamine in morbid and healthy adult American alligators (Alligator mississipiensis) on Lake Griffin, FL. Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 44(2): 280-294. November 2007
Hill, M. K., M. C. Monroe, T. T. Ankersen, R. R. Carthy, and T. A. Kay. 2019. Conservation easements and coastal armoring: protecting sea turtle nesting habitat through property ownership., Ocean and Coastal Management, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2019.104944 September 2019
Hill, M. K., M. C. Monroe, T. T. Ankersen, R. R. Carthy, T. A. Kay. 2019. Coastal Armoring and Sea Turtles: Beachfront Homeowners’ Opinions and Intent. Coastal Management, DOI: 10.1080/08920753.2019.1669102 September 2019
Harwood, C. H., R. E. Gill, Jr. and A. N. Powell. 2016. Nesting ecology of Whimbrels in boreal Alaska. Wader Study. 123(2):99-113, DOI 10.18194/ws.00037. August 2016
Hart, K.M., M. Lamont, I. Fujisaki, A.D. Tucker, R.R. Carthy. Common coastal foraging areas in the Gulf of Mexico used by nesting loggerheads from 3 different subpopulations: Opportunities for marine conservation. Published.Biological Conservation. (145) 1:185-194. 2012. January 2012
Haas, Sara, Rebecca Kimball, Julien Martin, and Wiley Kitchens. 2008. Genetic divergence among Snail Kite subspecies: implications for the conservation of the endangered Florida Snail Kite. Ibis (Published on-line): Aug 11 2008 DOI: 10.1111/j.1474-919X.2008.00872.x August 2008
Guillette, L. J. Jr., A. R. Woodward, D. A. Crain, D. B. Pickford, A. R. Rooney, and H. F. Percival. 1999. Plasma steroid concentrations and male phallus size in juvenile alligators from seven Florida lakes. General and Comparative Endocrinology, Vol. 116:356-372. January 2000
Gregory, C. J., R. R. Carthy, and L. G. Pearlstine. 2006. Application of Species at Risk at Camp Blanding Training Site, FLARNG(Florida). Southeastern Naturalist. 5(3):473-498. January 2006
Glorioso, BM, J. Waddle, M. Crockett, K. Rice, and H. Percival. 2012. Diet of the Invasive Cuban treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis) in Pine Rockland and Mangrove Habitats in South Florida. Caribbean Journal of Science.46:2-3:346-355. August 2012
Garmestani, A. S., and H. F. Percival. 2005. Raccoon removal reduces sea turtle nest depredation in the Ten Thousand Islands of Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 4(3):469-472. (Submitted May 2004) (Published July 2005) July 2005
Garmestani, A. S., and H. F. Percival. 2005. Control of the Ten Thousand Islands raccoon Procyon lotor marinus (L. ) reduces sea turtle nest depredation in the Ten Thousand Islands of Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 4(3):469-472 October 2006
Garmestani, A. S., H. F. Percival, and K. M. Portier. 2001. Preliminary evaluation of helicopter survey as a method of assessing sea turtle nesting distribution in the Ten Thousands Islands of Florida. Marine Turtle Newsletter No. 93:1-5. September 2001
Garmestani, A. S., H. F. Percival, K. M. Portier, and K. G. Rice. 2000. Nest-site selection by the loggerhead sea turtle in Florida's Ten Thousand Islands. Journal of Herpetology, Vol. 34(4):504-510. January 2000
Garland, K.A. and R.R. Carthy. 2010. Changing taste preferences, market demands and traditions in Pearl Lagoon, Nicaragua: a community reliant on Chelonia mydas for income and nutrition. Conservation and Society 8(1):55-72. April 2010
Gallaway, Benny J. ,William J. Gazey, Charles W. Caillouet, Jr., Pamela T. Plotkin, Donna J. Shaver, F. Alberto Abreu Grobois, Anthony M. Amos, Patrick M. Burchfield, Ray R. Carthy, Marco A. Castro Martínez, John G. Cole, Andrew T. Coleman, Melissa Cook, Steven DiMarco, Sheryan P. Epperly, Allen M. Foley, Masami Fujiwara, Daniel Gomez Gamez, Gary L. Graham, Wade L. Griffin, Selina S. Heppell, Francisco Illescas Martínez, Jackie Isaacs, Margaret M. Lamont, Rebecca L. Lewison, Kenneth J. Lohmann, James M. Nance, Jonathan Pitchford, Nathan F. Putman, Scott W. Raborn, Jeffery K. Rester, Jack J. Rudloe, Laura Sarti Martínez, Mark Schexnayder, Jeffrey R. Schmid, Christopher Slay, Mandy Tumlin, Thane Wibbels and Blanca M. Zapata Najera. 2017. Development of a Kemp’s Ridley Sea Turtle Stock Assessment Model. Gulf of Mexico Science. | Publisher Website February 2017
Fujisaki, I., M. Lamont and R.R. Carthy. 2018.Temporal shift of loggerhead nest sites in a highly eroding beach in a dynamic barrier island. Ocean and Coastal Management. 155 (2018) 24–29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2017.12.032 April 2018
Fujisaki, I., K. G. Rice, A. R. Woodward, H. F. Percival. 2007. Possible generational effects of habitat degradation on alligator reproduction. Journal of Wildlife Management. 71(7):2284-2289 September 2007
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. May 2012
Evans, D. R. , R. R. Carthy, and S. A. Ceriani. 2019. Migration routes, foraging behavior, and individual fidelity of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) satellite tracked from a globally important rookery. Marine Biology, 166:134 https://doi.org/10.1007/s00227-019-3583-4. | Publisher Website September 2019
Enge, K. M., H. F. Percival, K. G. Rice, M. L. Jennings, G. R. Masson, and A. R. Woodward. 2000. Summer nesting of turtles in alligator nests in Florida. Journal of Herpetology, Vol. 34(4):497-503. January 2000
Elston, LM, JH Waddle, KG Rice, and HF Percival. 2013 Co-ocurrence of Invasive Cuban treefrogs and native treefrogs in PVC pipe refugia. Herpetological Review. 024733 August 2013
Duberstine, J., and W. M. Kitchens. 2007. Chapter 12- Community composition of select areas of tidal freshwater forests along the Savannah River. In: W. H. Conner, T. W. Doyle, and K. W. Krauss (Eds. ) Ecology of Tidal Freshwater Forested Wetlands of the Southeastern United States. Springer. 321-348. May 2007
Duberstein, J., and W. M. Kitchens. 2007. Community composition of select areas of freshwater tidal forest along the Savannah River. In: Conner, W. H., T. W. Doyle, and K. W. Krauss, eds. Ecology of Tidal Freshwater Swamps of the Southeastern United States. Springer. New York July 2007
Dreitz, V. J., and J. A. Duberstein. 2001. use of red mangrove for nesting by snail kites in Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, Vol. 29(2):49-50. January 2001
Dreitz, V. J., W. M. Kitchens, and D. L. DeAngelis. 2004. The effects of natal dispersal and environmental state on survival of juvenile snail kites in Florida. Auk, Vol. 104(3):1-10. March 2004
Dreitz, V. J., R. E. Bennetts, B. Toland, W. M. Kitchens, and M. W. Collopy. 2001. Spatial and temporal variability in nest success of snail kites in Florida: a meta-analysis. Condor, Vol. 103:502-509. September 2001
Dreitz, V. J., R. E. Bennetts, B. Toland and W. M. Kitchens. 2002. Snail kite nest success and water levels: a reply to Beissinger and Snyder. Condor, Vol. 104:216-221. August 2002
Dreitz, V. J., J. D. Nichols, J. E. Hines, R. E. Bennetts, W. M. Kitchens and D. L. DeAngelis. 2002. Use of resighting data to estimate the rate of population growth of the snail kite in Florida. Journal of Applied Statistics, Vol. 29(1-4):609-623. September 2002
Dimmick, Ralph W., Madan Oli, Jeff Hostetler, Tommy Hines, Steve Brinkley, H. Franklin Percival. 2009. Hunting pressure, harvest rates, mortality, and survival of northern bobwhites in south Florida. Pages A1-xx in Cederbaum, SB, BC Faircloth, TM Terhume, JJ Thompson, JP Carroll, eds. Gamebird 2006: Quail VI and Perdix XII. University of Georgia. Athens, GA, USA July 2009
DeSa, M., C.L. Zweig, H.F. Percival, W.M. Kitchens, J. Hayes, J.W. Kasbohm. 2012. Comparison of Small Mammal Capture Techniques in Tidal Salt Marshes of the Central Gulf Coast of Florida. Southeastern Naturalist.11(1)89-100. January 2012
Darby, Philip C., Robert E. Bennetts, Steven J. Miller and H. Franklin Percival. 2002. Movements of Florida apple snails in relations to water levels and drying events. Wetlands, Vol. 22(3):489-498. October 2002
Darby, Philip C., Patricia L. Valentine-Darby, R. E. Bennetts, Jason D. Coop, H. F. Percival, W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Ecological Studies of Apple Snails. (Pomacea Paludosa, SAY), Prepared under joint contract with South Florida Water Management District and St. John's River Water Management District, pp. 1-152. February 1997
Darby, Philip C., P. L. Valentine-Darby, H. F. Percival, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Collecting Florida apple snails (Pomacea paludosa) from wetland habitats using funnel traps. Wetlands 21(2):308-311. September 2001
Darby, P. C., R. E. Bennetts, and H. F. Percival. 2008. Dry down impacts on apple snail (Pomacea pauludosa) demography: implications for wetland water management. Wetlands 28(1):204-214. March 2008
Darby, P. C., R. E. Bennetts, P. L. Valentine-Darby, W. M. Kitchens, and J. D. Croop. 1999. A comparison of sampling techniques for quantifying abundance of the Florida apple snail (Pomacea paludosa, Say). Journal of Molluscan Studies, Vol. 65:195-208. April 1999
Darby, P. C., P. L. Valentine-Darby, and H. F. Percival and W. M. Kitchens. 2004. Florida apple snail (Pomacea paludosa Say) responses to lake habitat restoration activity. Arch. Hydrobiol. 161(4):561-575. (Submitted October 2003) (Published December 2004) December 2004
Darby, P. C., P. L. Valentine-Darby, H. F. Percival, and W. M. Kitchens. 2004. Florida apple snail responses to lake habitat restoration activity. Archiv Fur Hydrobiologie. 161(4): 561-575. August 2004
Darby, P. C., P. L. Valentine-Darby and H. F. Percival. In Press. Dry season survival in a Florida apple snail (Pomacea paludosa SAY) population. Malacologia, Vol. 45:179-184. August 2002
Craig, H.R., S. Kendall, T. Wild, and A. N. Powell. 2015. Dispersal and survival of a polygynandrous passerine. The Auk: Ornithological Advances 132:916-925, DOI: 10.1642/AUK-15-41.1 | Download October 2015
Conner, W. J., R. T. Huffman, W. M. Kitchens, and Panel: W. Harms, S. Harrison, P. Hatcher, L. Holloway, R. Johnson, L. Lee, A. Lucas, S. Ray, C. Rhodes, D. Sanders, R. Theriot, and J. Wooten. 1990. Composition and productivity in bottomland hardwood forest ecosystems: the report of the vegetation workgroup. In: Ecological Processes and Cumulative Impacts. J. G. Gosselink, L. C. Lee, and T. A. Muir, eds. Lewis Publishers, pp. 456-479. September 1990
Churchwell, R. T., S. Kendall, S. C. Brown, A. L. Blanchard, T. E. Hollmen, and A. N. Powell. 2018. The first hop: use of Beaufort Sea Deltas by hatch-year Semipalmated Sandpipers. Estuaries and Coasts 41:280–292, DOI 10.1007/s12237-017-0272-8. June 2017
Churchwell, R. T., S. Kendall, S. C. Brown, and A. N. Powell. 2018. Will increased storm surge frequency impact food availability for Semipalmated Sandpipers Calidris pusilla at the beginning of fall migration? Wader Study 125:195-204. DOI: 10.18194/ws.00121 December 2018
Chopp, M., H. F. Percival, and K. G. Rice. 2002. Everglades alligator production differences between marsh interior and marsh canal habitats. 16th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group SSC/IUCN, Gainesville, FL. October 7-10, 2002. December 2002
Cattau, C. E., P. C. Darby, R. J. Fletcher, and W. M. Kitchens. 2013. Reproductive response of the endangered snail kite to variations in prey density. Journal of Wildlife Management. December 2014
Cattau, C. E., J. Martin, W.M. Kitchens. 2009. Effects of an exotic prey species on a native specialist: example of the Snail Kite. Biological Conservation 143: 513-520. December 2009
Carthy, R.R. The leatherbacks of Grande Riviere Trinidad and Tobago. 2012. Florida Environmental Outreach. (3), 1- 10-13. IP-034506 December 2012
Carthy, R. R., A. M. Foley, and Y. Matsuzawa. 2002. The incubation environment of nests of the loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) and effects of hatching success and the characteristics of hatchlings. Book Chapter, for "The Biology of the Loggerhead Sea Turtle". Smithsonian Institution Press, August 2003. August 2003
Carthy, R. R. 2016. The leatherback turtle: Biology and Conservation. Herpetological Review, 47(4):703-705. December 2016
Carthy, R. R. 2006. An owner's manual for the Chelonioidea. Conservation Biology. 20(1)259-260. February 2006
Carlson, A. K., T. Young, M. A. Centeno, S. A. Levin, and D. I. Rubenstein. 2021. Boat to bowl: Resilience through network rewiring of a community-supported fishery amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Environmental Research Letters. https://doi.org/10.1088/1748-9326/abe4f6 February 2021
Bryant, W. L., J. R. Richardson and W. M. Kitchens. 1993. Vegetation relationships to sediment chemistry and hydrology in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. In: Wetlands: Proceedings of the 13th Annual Conference Society of Wetland Scientists, New Orleans, LA p. 391. March 1993
Brody, M., W. Conner, L. G. Pearlstine and W. M. Kitchens. 1989. Modeling bottomland forest and wildlife habitat changes in Louisiana's Atchafalaya Basin. In: Freshwater and Wetlands Wildlife, Proceedings of a symposium held at Charleston, South Carolina, March 24-27, 1986. R. R. Sharitz and J. Whitfield Gibbons, eds. DOE-CONF 860326. Office of Science and Technological Information, U. S. Department of Energy, Oak Ridge, TN, pp. 991-1004. February 1989
Brandt, L. A., K. M. Portier, and W. M. Kitchens. 2000. Patterns of change in tree islands in Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge from 1950 to 1991. Wetlands, Vol. 20(1):1-14. January 2000
Brandt, L. A., J. E. Silveira, and W. M. Kitchens. 2002. Chapter 10: Tree Islands of the Arthur R. Marshall National Wildlife Refuge. In: Sklar, F. H., and A. Van Der Valk, eds. Tree Islands of the Everglades. Kluwer Academic Inc., pp. 310-335. March 2002
Bowling, A. W., J. Martin, and W. M. Kitchens. 2012. Evaluating the effect of changes in habitat conditions on movement of juvenile snail kites. Ibis 154:554-565 . May 2012
Bock, J. L., A. R. Woodward, S. B. Linda, H. F. Percival, and D. A. Carbonneau. 2005. Hatching success of American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) eggs when subjected to simulated collection trauma. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 58:323-335. October 2004
Bjorndal, K.A., Bolten, A.B., Chaloupka, M., Saba, V.S., Bellini, C., Marcovaldi, M.A.G., Santos, A.J.B., Bortolon, L.F.W., Meylan, A.B., Meylan, P.A., Gray, J., Hardy, R., Brost, B., Bresette, M., Gorham, J.C., Connett, S., Crouchley, B.V.S., Dawson, M., Hayes, D., Diez, C.E., van Dam, R.P., Willis, S., Nava, M., Hart, K.M., Cherkiss, M.S., Crowder, A.G., Pollock, C., Hillis-Starr, Z., Muñoz Tenería, F.A., Herrera-Pavón, R., Labrada-Martagón, V., Lorences, A., Negrete-Philippe, A., Lamont, M.M., Foley, A.M., Bailey, R., Carthy, R.R., Scarpino, R., McMichael, E., Provancha, J.A., Brooks, A., Jardim, A., López-Mendilaharsu, M., González-Paredes, D., Estrades, A., Fallabrino, A., Martínez-Souza, G., Vélez-Rubio, G.M., Boulon Jr., R.H., Collazo, J.A., Wershoven, R., Guzmán Hernández, V., Stringell, T.B., Sanghera, A., Richardson, P.B., Broderick, A.C., Phillips, Q., Calosso, M., Claydon, J.A.B., Metz, T.L., Gordon, A.L., Landry Jr., A.M., Shaver, D.J., Blumenthal, J., Collyer, L., Godley, B.J., McGowan, A., Witt, M.J., Campbell, C.L., Lagueux, C.J., Bethel, T.L., and Kenyon, L., 2017, Ecological regime shift drives declining growth rates of sea turtles throughout the West Atlantic. 2017. Global Change Biology, 23(11):4556-4568, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/gcb.13712. | Abstract | Publisher Website June 2017
Bennetts, R. E., and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Factors influencing movement probabilities of a nomadic food specialist. Oikos 92:1-9. July 2001
Bennetts, R. E., and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Population dynamics and conservation of snail kites in Florida: The importance of spatial and temporal scale. Col. Waterbirds 20(2):324-329. February 1997
Bennetts, R. E., and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Influence of the 1994-1995 high water event onsurvival, reproduction, and distribution of snail kites in the Florida Everglades. IN: Proceedings of the conference held at Florida International University, August 22-23, 1996 in Miami, Florida, pp. 197-204. February 1997
Bennetts, R. E., W. M. Kitchens, and V. J. Dreitz. 2002. Influence of an extreme high-water event on survival, reproduction, and distribution of snail kites in Florida. Wetlands, Vol. 22(2):452-454 September 2002
Bennetts, R. E., W. M. Kitchens, and D. L. DeAngelis. 1998. Recovery of the endangered snail kite: beyond a reductionist paradigm. Transactions of the 63rd North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference, Vol. 63:486-501. May 1998
Bennetts, R. E., V. J. Dreitz, W. M. Kitchens, J. E. Hines, and J. D. Nichols. 1999. Annual survival of snail kites in Florida with comparisons between radio telemetry and capture-resighting data. Auk, Vol. 116:435-447. September 1999
Bennetts, R. E., M. R. Shannon, and W. M. Kitchens. 1997. Causes of mortality of post-fledging juvenile and adult snail kites in Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, Vol. 26(3):84-87. May 1997
Bennetts, R. E., K. Golden, V. J. Dreitz, and W. M. Kitchens. 1998. Estimates of the proportion of snail kites attempting to breed and the number of attempts per year in Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, Vol. 26(3):77-83. September 1998
Bennetts, R. E., J. D. Nichols, J. Lebreton, R Pradel, J. E. Hines, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Methods for estimating dispersal probabilities and related parameters using marked animals. In: Colbert, J., J. D. Nichols, E Dabchin, and A Dhont, eds. Causes, Consequences, and Mechanisms of Dispersal at the Individual, Population, and Community Level. Oxford University Press. January 2001
Bennetts, R. E. and W. M. Kitchens. 1999. Within-year patterns of survival of Snail Kites in Florida. Journal of Field Orinthology, 70(2):268-275. | Download December 1999
Bellmund, Sarah and Wiley M. Kitchens. 1997. Chapter 7: Landscape ecological indices: In: Science Subgroup, eds. Ecological and percursor success criteria for south Florida ecosystem restoration. Report to the Working Group of the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration Taskforce. September 1997
Baber, M. J., K. J. Babbit, F. Jordan, H. L. Jelks, and W. M. Kitchens. 2005. Relationships among habitat type, hydrology, predator composition, and distribution of larval anurans in the Florida Everglades. In Meshaka, W. E., and K. J. Babbit (eds). Amphibian and Reptiles: Status and Conservation in Florida. Krieger Publishing Co. Malabar, FL. pp. 154-160. June 2005
Askren, V., R. Carthy, C. Chase, G. Comstock, E. Franz and T. Oriola. 2002. More Citation Vigilance. The Scientist, Vol. 16(17):14. August 2002
Allen, C., L. Pearlstine, D. Wojcik, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. The spatial distribution of diversity between disparate taxa: Spatial correspondence between mammals and ants. Landscape Ecology 16(5) 453-464. September 2001
Allen, C. R., L. G. Pearlstine, and W. M. Kitchens. 2001. Modeling viable mammal populations in gap analyses. Biological Conservation 99:135-144. | Download September 2001
Abercrombie, C. L., S. Howarter, C. Morea, K. Rice, and H. F. Percival. Everglades alligator thermoregulations: unanswered questions. Proceedings of the 16th Working Meeting of the Crocodile specialist Group SSC/IUCN, Gainesville, FL October 17, 2002. December 2002
Presentations Presentation Date
Zweig. C.Z.,Kitchens, W. M. 2005. Modeling wetland habitat transfromations in response to hydrologic alterations using artificial neural networks. 26th Annual Meeting Scoiety of wetland Scientists. Charleston SC. June 2005
Zweig, CL and WM Kitchens. 2012. Ridge and slough multistate modeling for landscape management. 9th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference. Conference. Orlando, FL. June 6, 2012. June 2012
Zweig, CL and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Habitat use of the endangered Florida snail kite during Everglades restoration. Second Annual National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, Kansas City, MO January 2007
Zweig, C.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Landscape scale fragmentation of Cladium jamaicense in an impounded Everglades wetland. Presentation at the 2007 Society of Wetland Scientists International Conference, Sacramento, CA. January 2007
Zweig, C.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Landscape scale fragmentation of Cladium jamaicense in an impounded Everglades wetland. Presentation at the 2007 Society of Wetland Scientists International Conference, Sacramento, CA. January 2007
Zweig, C.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2006. Characterizing an Everglandes in Transition: Wetland vegetaion dynamics. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Conference, Orlando, FL. January 2006
Zweig, C.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2004. Tracking and predicting vegetation response to hydrologic alternatives across an Everglades landscape using artificial neural networks. National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, Orlando, FL. December 2004
Zhang, X.M. N. Kemal, B. Smith, N. Bishop and R. Carthy. 2015. Establishing baseline monitoring data for sea turtle nesting beaches with varying anthropogenic usage in St. Johns County, Florida. 100th Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Baltimore, Maryland, 9-14 August 2015. August 2015
Woodward, A.R., H.F. Percival, M.r. Milnes, P.S. Kubilis, D.A. Carbonneau, L.J. Richey, and K.G. Rice. 2002. Causes of low egg viability in Florida alligators. Poster presentation. 16th Working Meeting of the IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 7-10, 2002. October 2002
Wetzel, P.R., Z.C. Welch, and W.M. Kitchens. 2005. Plant COmmunity Resilience in a Tidal Marsh Salinity Gradient. Ecological Society of America 90th Annual Meeting. Montreal, QC, Canada. January 2005
Wetzel, P.R., W.M. Kitchens, and J.B. Grace. 2003. The temporal and spatial effects of tide gate and drought disturbance on tidal marsh plant communities. Ecological Society of American Meeting, Savannah, GA, August 1-6, 2003. August 2003
Welch, Z.C., Kitchens, W.M. 2005. Littoral vegetation on a central florida lake prior to extreme fihseries habitat management activities. 26th Annual Meeting Society of Wetland Society of Wetland Scientists. Charleston, SC. June 2005
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Predicting freshwater and oligohaline tidal marsh vegetation communities in the vicinity of the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge. Proceedings of the 2007 Georgia Water Resources Conference, University of Georgia, Athens, GA. January 2007
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Predicting freshwater and oligohaline tidal marsh vegetation communities in the vicinity of Savannah National Wildlife Refuge. Georgia Water Resources. May 2007
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2006. Vegetation Monitoring and Pattern Analysis. Presentation of sample design and analysis to FFWCC lake management team, upon request. Kissimmee, Fl. January 2006
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2005. Monitoring Community Composition and Distribution of Littoral Vegetation on a Central Florida Lake. Society of Wetland Scientists 26th Annual Conference, Charleston, SC. January 2005
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2005. Community composition and distribution of littoral vegetation on Lake Tohopekaliga. 26th Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists, Charleston, SC. January 2005
Welch, Z.C. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Monitoring littoral vegetation community composition and distribution on a central Florida lake. Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Watts, A.C., W.S. Bowman, A. Abd-Elrahman, B.A. Dewitt, P.G. Ifju, A. Mohamed, K. Lee, L.G. Pearlstine, H.F. Percival, and S.E. Smith. Unmanned aircraft systems for natural resource monitoring and ecological research. Plenary Presentation, Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, 6-9 August 2007, Washington, D.C. August 2007
Watts, A.C., W.S. Bowman, A. Abd-Elrahman, B.A. Dewitt, P.G. Ifju, A. Mohamed, K. Lee, L.G. Pearlstine, H.F. Percival, and S.E. Smith. Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Natural Resource Monitoring and Ecological Research. Poster, National Conference on Ecological Restoration, 23-27 April 2007, Kansas City, MO. April 2007
Watts, A. C., H. F. Percival, L. G. Pearlstine, P. G. Ifju, B. A. Dewitt, S. E. Smith, A. Mohamed, and W. S. Bowman. Development of an autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system for wildlife and ecological research. Poster, 3rd National Conference on Coastal and Estuarine Habitat Restoration, 9-13 December 2006, New Orleans, LA. December 2006
Watts, A. C. and H. F. Percival. 2011. University of Florida 2011 activities. NASA/U.S. Forest Service Tactical Fire Remote Sensing Advisory Committee meeting, 25 May 2011, Sacramento, CA. May 2011
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, and H.F. Percival. 2002. Using proportion of area occupied tomeasure abundance of amphibian species in Everglades National Park. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Kansas City, MO, USA. June 2002
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, and H.F. Percival. 2002. Using proportion of area occupied tomeasure abundance of amphibian species in Everglades National Park. Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society Spring Meeting, Crystal River, FL, USA. April 2002
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, R.R. Carthy, H.F. Percival, and M.C. Caudill. 2000. AmphibianInventory of Everglades National park and Big Cypress National Preserve. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Conference, Naples, FL, USA. April 2000
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, R.R. Carthy, H.F. Percival, and M.C. Caudill. 2000. Amphibian inventory of Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Preserve. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Conference, Naples, FL. January 2000
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival, and R.R. Carthy. 2001. Amphibian inventory of the National Parks of south Florida. Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society Spring Meeting, Gainesville, FL. January 2001
Waddle, J.H., K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival, and R.R. Carthy. 2001. Amphibian Inventory of theNational Parks of South Florida. Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society Spring Meeting, Gainesville, FL, USA. February 2001
Waddle, J. Hardin, Kenneth G. Rice, and H. Franklin Percival. 2003. Using site occupancy estimation methods for management and ecological research. School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, October 29, 2003. October 2003
Waddle, J. Hardin, Kenneth G. Rice, Frank J. Mazzotti, and H. Franklin Percival. 2004. Threatsto amphibian populations in south Florida. First National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, Orlando., FL. December 6-10, 2004. December 2004
Vitale, N., J. Brush, and A. Powell. 2019. Factors limiting reproductive success of American Oystercatchers in Florida's Big Bend region. American Ornithological Society, Anchorage, AK. June 2019
Vitale, N., A. Powell, and J. Brush. 2017. Habitat change, predators, and disturbance: factors influencing productivity of American Oystercatchers nesting in Florida's Big Bend. Florida Ornithological Society Annual Meeting, Gainesville, FL. November 2017
Vilchez, M., L Nicholson, L. Braun de Torrez , R. Carthy, and C. Romagosa. 2021.The implications of Acoustic Software Match Ratios for bat species identification and composition. Poster presentation, ESA, Long Beach, California. August 2021
Tuma, M. E., P. Kelly, R. Pruner, and A. Powell. 2018. Why should we care about nonbreeding shorebirds in Florida? Poster presented Florida Chapter of The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting, Crystal River, FL April 2018
Tuma, M. E. and A. N. Powell. Survival and habitat selection of piping plovers (Charadrius melodies) in the Florida Panhandle. Florida Chapter of TWS Annual Meeting. April 2019
Tuma, M. E. and A. N. Powell. Movement and Distribution of Red Knots (Calidris canutus) in the Southeastern U.S. Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group, Panama City, Panama October 2019
Tuma, M. E. and A. N. Powell. 2019. Movement and distribution of red knots (Calidris canutus) in the southeastern U.S. American Ornithological Society, Anchorage, AK. June 2019
Tufford, D.T., W.M. Kitchens, and K Kowalski. 2005. Coastal Wetland Impoundment Ecology and Management: The Southeast, Great Lakes, and Beyond. Society of Wetlands Scietists, 26th Annual Meeting. Symposium 6, Co-Conviener June 2005
Tucker AM, Mcgowan CP, Lyons JE, Derose Wilson A, Clark N. 2020, Annual variation in use of a spring stopover site by three migratory shorebirds. North American Ornithological Congress, Virtual Meeting, August 2020 August 2020
Tucker AM, McGowan CP, Mulero E, Angeli NF, Zegarra JP, 2020, A demographic projection model to support conservation decision making for an endangered snake with limited monitoring data. The Wildlife Society annual meeting. Virtual Conference, October 2020. October 2020
Thompson, B.C., P. Morrow, D. Taylor, D. Anderson, D. Holdermann, B. Locke, and R.R. Carthy. July 2000. Inventory, Monitoring, and Related Resource Assessment by Cooperative Research Units on Military Installations: Southwest Examples and Linkages. CRU Presentation at National Military Fish and Wildlife Association Meeting, Chicago, IL. July 2000
Teryda, N. S., L. Prosdocimi, G. M. Velez-Rubio, and R. R. Carthy. 2020. Unmanned aircraft system surveys target leatherback conservation in the Rio de la Plata Estuary, AR/UR. Poster presentation, 40th International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Cartagena, Colombia, March 14-20, 2020. March 2022
Teague, A., J.D. Nichols, C.A. Langtimm, H.F. Percival, W.C. Wayne, J.E. Hines. 2012. The use of capture-recapture models to analyze manatee use of a warm-water refuge. European Cetacean Society. Galway, Ireland. Poster Presentation. March 2012
Stolen, E.D., B.K. Williams, H.F. Percival, M.D. Koneff, L.G. Pearlstine, S.V. Rockwood, S.J. Morris, F.A. Johnson, J.D. Nichols, and R.R. Carthy. 2001. Wildlife and habitat surveys using geo-coded videography from unmanned aerial vehicles. The Wildlife Society's 8th Annual Conference, Reno, NV. July 2001
Stephens, B.S., M.M. Lamont, R.R. Carthy, L. Patrick. 2011.INCUBATION TEMPERATURES OF LOGGERHEAD TURTLE (CARETTA CARETTA) NESTS DEPOSITED ON NORTHWEST FLORIDA BEACHES.31st Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, San Diego,California. April 12-15, 2011. April 2011
Stenberg, J., L.G. Pearlstine and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. The TNC vegetation classification andvegetation mapping in Florida - Simplifying the complex 7th Annual National GAP Analysis Meeting, Reston, VA. September 1997
Sorenson, K. and H.F. Percival. 2002. Developing a monitoring protocol for siren and amphiuma in the southeastern United States. The 2nd Annual Institute of Food and Agricultural Science Graduate Research Symposium, Gainesville, Florida, March 18, 2002. March 2002
Society of Wetland Scientists. Salt Lake City, Utah. "Global Climate Change and the Persistence of Snail Kites (Rostrhamus sociabilis) in Florida." June 2010. June 2010
Smith, TJ III, M Allen, E Chassignet, H. Davie, D. DeAngelis, A Foster, T Green, W Kitchens, V Misra, P Nelson, F Percival, N Plant, D Slone, L Stefanova, B Stith, E Swain, D Summer, A Tihansky, G Tiling-Rangel, S Walls, C Zweig. 2010. Land of flowers on a latitude of deserts: aiding conservation and management of Florida’s biodiversity by using predictions from downscaled AOGCM climate scenarios with ecological modeling. USGS Climate Change Science: Understanding the Past, Informing Decisions for the Future, 9-11 March 2010, Denver, CO. Poster presentation. March 2010
Smith, TJ III, M Allen, E Chassignet, H. Davie, D. DeAngelis, A Foster, T Green, W Kitchens, V Misra, P Nelson, F Percival, N Plant, D Slone, L Stefanova, B Stith, E Swain, D Summer, A Tihansky, G Tiling-Rangel, S Walls, C Zweig. 2010. Land of flowers on a latitude of deserts: aiding conservation and management of Florida’s biodiversity by using predictions from downscaled AOGCM climate scenarios with ecological modeling. Florida Climate Institute Kick-off Meeting, 16 Nov 2010, Tallahassee, FL. Poster presentation. November 2010
Smith, TJ III, M Allen, E Chassignet, H. Davie, D. DeAngelis, A Foster, T Green, W Kitchens, V Misra, P Nelson, F Percival, N Plant, D Slone, L Stefanova, B Stith, E Swain, D Summer, A Tihansky, G Tiling-Rangel, S Walls, C Zweig. 2010. Land of flowers on a latitude of deserts: aiding conservation and management of Florida’s biodiversity by using predictions from downscaled AOGCM climate scenarios with ecological modeling. 3rd USGS Modeling Conference: Understanding and Predicting for a Changing World. 7-11 June 2010, Denver, CO. Poster presentation. June 2010
Slone, D.H., K.G. Rice, J.C. Allen, and H.F. Percival. 2003. The ATLSS American alligatorpopulation model: results from restoration alternatives. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Slone, D.H., J.C. Allen, K.G. Rice, and H.F. Percival. 2002. A spatially-explicit population model of the American alligator in the Everglades of Florida, USA. Poster Presentation. 16th Working Meeting of the IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 7-10, 2002. October 2002
Silver-Gorges, I., J. Becker, R. R. Carthy, S. A. Ceriani, M. Lamb, M. M. Lamont, C. Matechik, J. Mitchell, M. Reynolds, B. Smith, C. Snyder, M. Ware, M. M. P. B. Fuentes. 2020. Maximizing Loggerhead Turtle (Caretta caretta) Hatchling Production in Light of Disturbances in Northern Gulf of Mexico. Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference (GoMOSES). February 3-6, 2020, Tampa, FL. February 2022
Siddiqui, S., N. Bishop and R.Carthy. 2016. Nutrient Influxes from Caretta caretta (loggerhead sea turtle) nesting. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 7-12 August, 2016. August 2016
Shigetomo Hirama, Morgan Wideroff. Raymond R. Carthy, and Blair Witherington . 2018. Measuring the impact of light pollution on hatchling orientation. Presentation at the 38th International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Kobe, Japan. Feb. 18-24, 2018 February 2018
Sherr, E., W.W. Boone, C. M. Romagosa, R.R. Carthy and N.D. Bishop. 2017. Interactions between ctenophores (Mnemiopsis leidyi) and microplastic beads within ecologically relevant parameters. Ecological Society of America, Portland, Oregon. August 2017
Senko, J., V. Koch, W.M. Megill, R.R. Carthy, R.P. Templeton, W.J. Nichols.2011.FINE SCALE DAILY MOVEMENTS AND HABITAT USE OF EAST PACIFIC GREEN TURTLES AT A SHALLOW COASTAL LAGOON IN BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR, MEXICO.31st Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, San Diego,California. April 12-15, 2011. April 2011
Senko, J., V. Koch, W. Megill, R. Carthy, R. Templeton, and W.J. Nichols. 2009, Fine-scale movement and activity patterns of the East Pacific green turtles at a coastal foraging area in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Poster presentation at the 28th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Brisbane, Australia. February 2009
Senko, J., R. Mayoral, V. Koch, R. Carthy, M. Nickerson, W. Megill, and W.J. Nichols. 2008. Preliminary results on the ecology and conservation of immature black turtles, Chelonia mydas, at a coastal foraging area in Baja California Sur, Mexico. Poster presentation at the 27th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Loreto, Mexico January 2008
Selden, J., N. Bishop, B. Smith and R. Carthy. 2015. Natural inventory and habitat classification of the beach-to-estuary ecotones and establishment of a long-term monitoring site for barrier island habitats and species in St. Johns County, Florida. 100th Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Baltimore, Maryland, 9-14 August 2015. August 2015
Scarpino, R., E. McMichael, D. Bagley, R.R. Carthy, and J. Seminoff. 2004. Initial satellite tracking data of cold-stunned juvenile green sea turtles following displacement in the Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the 24th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. San Jose, Costa Rica. February 2004. February 2004
Ross, J.P., H.F. Percival, A. Woodward, D. Carbonneau, T.R. Schoeb, J. Burns, C. Williams and W. Carmichael. 2000. Alligator mortality and algal toxins: a preliminary report. American Fisheries Society, Florida Chapter 20th Annual Meeting, March 2000. Abstract. March 2000
Ross, J. P., H. F. Percival, A. Woodward, D. Carbonneau, T. R. Schoeb, J. Burns, C. Williams and W. Carmichael. March 2000. Alligator mortality and algal toxins: a preliminary report. American Fisheries Society, Florida Chapter's 20th Annual Meeting, Brooksville, FL. March 2000
Ross, J. P., Franklin Percival , Dwayne Carbonneau , Allan Woodward & Trenton Schoeb. 2001. Investigations of mortality and reproductive failure of alligators in Lake Griffin, Central Florida. Florida Lake Management Association, Annual Meeting Tallahassee May 2001. Abstract. March 2000
Robinson, B., L. Phillips, and A. Powell. 2017. Accelerated energy intake increases survival rates of Black Oystercatcher broods. Annual Meeting, Pacific Seabird Group, Tacoma, WA. February 2017
Robinson, B., A. Powell, L. Phillips, H. Coletti. 2015. Are prey remains accurate indicators of chick diet? Implications for long-term monitoring of Black Oystercatchers. 6th Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Wallops Island, VA. September 2015
Robinson, B. H., L. M. Phillips, and A. N. Powell. 2016. Accelerated energy intake increases survival rates of Black Oystercatcher broods. NPS Centennial Science and Stewardship Symposium, Fairbanks, Alaska. October 2016
Robinson, B. H., L. M. Phillips, and A. N. Powell. 2016. Accelerated energy intake increases survival rates of Black Oystercatcher broods. Alaska Chapter, TWS, Anchorage, Alaska. March 2016
Rice, K.G., J. H. Waddle and H.F. Percival. 2003. Using proportion of area occupied toestimate abundance of amphibians in Everglades National Park and Big Cypress National Preserve. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Rice, K.G., F.J. Mazzotti, and H.F. Percival. November 1999. Effects of restoration on alligators and crocodiles in the Greater Everglades Ecosystem. South Florida Restoration Science Forum. Boca Raton, FL. Poster. November 1999
Reichert, B. and W. M. Kitchens. (2010) The Current Status of the Snail Kite Population in Florida. Southeast Partners in Flight Conference. Gainesville, FL. March, 10 2010. Available online, http://sepif.org/content/view/46/1/. March 2010
Rauschenberger, H., A. R. Woodward, H. F. Percival, , T.S. Gross, K.G. Rice, R. Conrow. 2011. Alligator anomalies at Lake Apopka. Society for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. Boston. 11/17/2011 November 2011
Quintilani, M., N. bishop, B.J. Smith,C. Romagosa and R. Carthy. 2016. Effects of man-made oyster reefs on sediment composition in estuaries. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 7-12 August, 2016. August 2016
Prosdocimi, L., N. S. Teryda, G. M. Velez-Rubio, and R. R. Carthy. 2020. Unmanned Aerial Vehicles: Assessing use for surveys of sea turtle populations in feeding areas. Poster presentation, 40th International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Cartagena, Colombia, March 14-20, 2020. March 2022
Powers, E., and W.M. Kitchens, 2005. Meta-stable states of vegetative communities in the northern Everglades. 26th Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland. Scientists, Charleston, SC. June 2005
Powers, E., W.M. Kitchens. 2006. Vegetative habitat response to the interim operational plan in WCA-3A. Greater Everglades Ecological Restoration Conference, Orlando, FL January 2006
Powers, E., Kitchens, W.M., Wetzel, P. 2005. Vegetative response due to hydrological alteration. 26th Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists. Charleston, South Carolina. June 2005
Powell, A. N. 2017. The challenges of restoring populations of artic-breeding eiders. Special session, Planning Restoration and Recovery of Sea Ducks Injured in Coastal Oil Spills. 6th International Sea Duck Conference, 7 February, Tiburon, CA. February 2017
Pias. K. and W. Kitchens. 2012. Relationships Between the Foraging Rates and Home Range Structure and Composition of Breeding Snail Kites (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus) on Lake Tohopekaliga in Florida . Poster presented at: North American Ornithological Conference. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. August 2012. August 2012
Pias. K. and W. Kitchens. 2012. An Artificial Platform to Help Snail Kites (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus) Handle an Introduced Prey Species. Poster presented at: North American Ornithological Conference. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. August 2012. August 2012
Pias. K. and W. Kitchens. 2011 Foraging Ecology of Breeding Snail Kites on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, Florida. Raptor Research Foundation 2011 Annual Meeting. Duluth, MN. October 2011. October 2011
Phillips, M.L., K.G. Rice, C.R. Morea, H.F. Percival, and S.R. Howarter. 2003. Habitatselection and home range of American alligators in the greater Everglades. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Peter C. Frederick, A. C. Watts, M. Burgess. Prospects of the use of unmanned aircraft systems for assessing the size of wading bird populations in the Everglades. Presentation, South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, FL, 5 September 2008. September 2008
Percival. H.F. 2001. Mortality of alligators on Lakes Apopka and Griffin. Invited Lecture given to Wildlife Disease Class (WEC 5323C). University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, November 1, 2001. November 2001
Percival, H.F., R.R. Carthy, M.M. Lamont, C.J. Petrick, R.W. McWhite, and D.L. Miller. 2000. Case studies of threatened and endangered species research on military installations in Florida. Annual Department of Defense, Fish and Wildlife Training Session, Rosemont, IL., March 2000. March 2000
Percival, H.F., M.A. Burgess, P.J. Ifju, S.E. Smith, B.A. Dewitt, B.S. Evers, J.H. Perry, T.J. Rambo, T.M. Reed, P.C. Frederick, H.Y. Rodriguez-Asilis, and D.A. Wolfe. Unmanned aircraft system for ecological research and monitoring. Invited seminar. CSU Unmanned Aerial System Symposium. Colorado State University. Ft. Collins, CO. 20-21 March 2012 March 2012
Percival, H.F., M.A. Burgess, P.J. Ifju, S.E. Smith, B.A. Dewitt, B.S. Evers, J.H. Perry, T.J. Rambo, T.M. Reed, P.C. Frederick, H.Y. Rodriguez-Asilis, and D.A. Wolfe. Unmanned aerial system for ecological research and monitoring. Invited seminar. University of Florida Center for Remote Sensing. Spring Seminar Series. Gainesville, Florida. January 20, 2012. January 2012
Percival, H.F., M. Chopp, K.G. Rice. 2002. Reproduction of alligators in canals and marsh habitats at the A.R.M. Loxahatchee NWR. Greater Everglades Alligator Group Meeting. November 21, 2002. Homestead, FL. November 2002
Percival, H.F., G.P. Jones, IV, K.G. Rice, and A.R. Woodward. 2002. The potential use of unmanned aerial vehicles in assessing alligator populations. Poster Presentation. 16th Working Meeting of the IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 7--10, 2002. October 2002
Percival, H.F. 2005. Invited Presentation. Quail Conservation Consortium and ranchlandresearch project. Bobwhite Quail Habitat Conservation Initiative Meeting, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Pickney Hill Plantation. Monticello, FL, January 18, 2005. January 2005
Percival, H.F. 2003. Potential of a 2m UAV in natural resources. New Technologies in Aerial Natural Resources Surveys II: A mini-symposium. Center for Natural Resources. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, April 7, 2003. April 2003
Percival, H.F. 2003. Moderator: Third Annual University of Florida College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Graduate Research Symposium, Gainesville, Florida, March 19, 2003. March 2003
Percival, H.F. 2003. Moderator: Concurrent Session 4: Arthur R. Marshall LoxahatcheeNational Wildlife Refuge. 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Percival, H.F. 2003. Moderator. New Technologies in Aerial Natural Resources Surveys II: A mini-symposium. Center for Natural Resources. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, April 7, 2003. April 2003
Percival, H.F. 2003. Invited Panel Discussion Moderator. UF South Florida Ecological Restoration Research and Outreach Discussion -- What are the priorities and opportunities? Focused Topic Session: Plants/Animals. School of Natural Resources and Environment. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, October 29, 2003. October 2003
Percival, H.F. 2002. Session Moderator. New findings in crocodilian biology-techniques. 16th Working Meeting of the IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 7-10, 2002. October 2002
Percival, H.F. 2002. Invited presentation and panelist. Meeting partner needs. USGS Florida Caribbean Science Center Annual Review. April 24-25, 2002. Gainesville, FL. April 2002
Percival, H.F. 2001. Use of unmanned aerial vehicles in wildlife population and habitatassessment. Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation Seminar. December 2001. December 2001
Percival, H.F. 2001. Mortality of alligators on Lakes Apopka and Griffin. Invited Lecture given to Wildlife Disease Class (WEC 5323C). University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. May 2001
Percival, H.F. Lunch with a scientist. Invited seminar. National Science Writers Association annual meeting. Gainesville FL Nov 4, 2013 November 2013
Percival, H.F. C. L. Zweig, M. DeSa, R.M. Hunt, S. Fitzwilliam, W.M. Kitchens, M.S. Allen, D. Dutterer, J. Seavey, P. Frederick. Invited presentation. Climate change research on salt marsh and estuarine communities in the Lower Suwannee NWR and Cedar Key Scrub State Park. Friends of the Lower Suwanee and Cedar Keys NWR. Cedar Key, FL. October 27, 2011. October 2011
Percival, H. Franklin. 2004. The Coop Unit Program and the Florida Unit. Presented at the Biology Program Coordinators Visit to the Florida Integrated Science Center, Gainesville, FL, February 19, 2004. February 2004
Percival, H. F., J. Duberstein, K. Lee, L. G. Pearlstine, P. Zager, P. Ifju, and G. P. Jones. 2005. Feasibility of using 1.5 m unmanned aerial vehicles in assessing Florida manatee and American bison populations. The Wildlife Society's 12th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, Sept 26, 2005. September 2005
Percival, H. F. 2002. Invited Facilitator. Survival estimation panel discussion. Manateepopulation ecology and management workshop. Gainesville, FL. April 3, 2002. April 2002
Percival et al. 2013. An Unmanned Aircraft System for Ecological Research and Monitoring. Invited Seminar. University of Central Florida seminar series. Feb 11, 2013 February 2013
Pedrozo, C., J. Brisbane, B.J. Smith, C. Romagosa, N. Bishop and R. Carthy. 2016. Predicting patterns of native snake occurrence along Main Park Road in Everglades National Park, Florida. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 7-12 August, 2016. August 2016
Pearlstine, L.G., M. B. Litrico, H. F. Percival, J. Duberstein, and B. Dewitt . 2005. Assessment of Brazilian pepper and phragmites using videography from small unmanned vehicles. The Wildlife Society's 12th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, Sept 26, 2005. September 2005
Pearlstine, L.G., H.F. Percival, R.R. Carthy, S. Morris, A. Abd-Elrahman , and F. Johnson. 2001. Development of a Practical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Natural Resource Sampling. 18th Biennial Workshop on Color Photography & Videography in Resource Assessment, Amherst, MD, May 15-18, 2001. May 2001
Pearlstine, L.G., H.F. Percival, R.R. Carthy, S. Morris, A. Abd-Elrahman , F. Johnson, and R.E. Bennetts. 2001. Development of a Practical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Natural Resource Sampling. 18th Biennial Workshop on Color Photography & Videography in Resource Assessment, Amherst, MA, May 2001. May 2001
Pearlstine, L.G., H.F. Percival, A.Abd-Elrahman, P.G. Ifju, and B.A. Dewitt. 2002. Detecting bird populations from an unmanned aerial vehicle. Third North American Ornithological Conference, September 24-28, 2002, New Orleans, LA. September 2002
Pearlstine, L.G., C. Allen and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. Incorporating minimum viabilitypopulations criteria into GAP models. 7th Annual National GAP Analysis Meetings, Reston, VA. April 1996
Pearlstine, L.G., A.C. Watts, and K. Lee. Unmanned aerial vehicles for natural resource management and wildlife surveillance. Restoration Coordination and Verification Leadeship Group Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL, 6 September 2006 September 2006
Overduijn, K. S., C. M. Handel, and A. N. Powell. 2019. Sympatric plovers partition nesting habitat with minimal effect on nest survival. 18th Alaska Bird Conference, Fairbanks, AK. March 2019
Olbert, J. and W. Kitchens. Determining Reasons of Nesting Failure and Brood Reduction of Snail Kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus) Nests on the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes, FL. Poster presented at: Raptor Research Foundation 2011 Annual Meeting. Duluth, MN. October 2011 October 2011
Olbert, J. and W. Kitchens. 2012. Determining Reasons of Nesting Failure and Brood Reduction of Snail Kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus) Nests on Lake Tohopekaliga, FL. Poster presented at: North American Ornithological Conference. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. August 2012. August 2012
Norem, A.D. and R.R. Carthy. 2006. Injury assessment of sea turtles utilizing the neritic zone of the southeastern United States. Poster presentation at the 26th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Crete, Greece. March 15, 2006. April 2006
Norem, A.D. and R.R. Carthy. 2004. Impacts of flipper tagging on sea turtle fitness and survival: how much do we really know? Proceedings of the 24th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. San Jose, Costa Rica. February 2004. February 2004
Norem, A.D. & R.R. Carthy. 2005. Sea turtle �"shark interactions: Injury classification criteria. Poster presentation at the 25th Annual International Symposium of Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Charleston, SC. January 2005
Nomani, S.Z., R.R. Carthy and M.K. Oli. 2006. Comparsion of methods of gopher tortoise abundance estimation. Florida Chapter of The Wildlife Society, Cocoa Beach, Florida. September 15, 2006. September 2006
Muench, A.M., Kitchens, W.M. 2005. Aquatic vertebrate usage of littoral habitat prior to extreme habitat modification in Lake Tohopekaliga, FL. 26th Annual Meeting. Society of Wetland Scientists June 2005
Muench, A.M. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Evaluation of littoral zone habitat usage by herpetofaunal and fish assemblages in lake Tohopekaliga, (Kissimmee Chain-of-Lakes, Central Florida). Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Mota, M.J. and R.R. Carthy, 2009. The role of external calcium carbonate in Loggerhead turtle nest incubation. Oral presentation at the 28th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Brisbane, Australia. February 2009
Mota, M., A. Foley, R. Dean and R.R.Carthy. 2005. Native and Nourished Beach Sand Properties and their Relationship to Sea Turtle Hatching Success in Florida. Poster presentation at the 25th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Charleston, SC. January 2005
Mota, M. and R.R. Carthy. 2006. Beach nourishment biology and dynamics. 26th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Crete, Greece. March 15, 2006 March 2006
Mota, M. and R.R. Carthy. 2004. Modeling sea turtle clutch temperature and development based on air temperature and sand characteristics. Proceedings of the 24th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. San Jose, Costa Rica. February 2004. February 2004
Morea, C.R., S.R. Howarter, K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival, and C. L. Abercrombie. 1999. Habitat preference and movement of the American alligator in the Everglades ecosystem. Abstract/Presentation in Managing Biodiversity, Fl. Chap. Wildl. Soc. Orlando, FL. August 1999
Morea, C.R., K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival, and S.R. Howarter. January 2000. Home range and daily movement of the American alligator in the Everglades. 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, IUCN, Varadero, Cuba. Poster. January 2000
Morea, C.R., K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival and S.R. Howarter. 2000. Habitat use of the American alligator in the Everglades. Florida Lake Management Society 2000 Annual Meeting, Duck Key, FL. June 2000
McMichael, E., M.M. Lamont, and R.R. Carthy. February 2001. The impacts of cooperative management on nesting sea turtles along Northwest Florida. Twenty-first Annual International Sea Turtle Symposium, Philadelphia, PA. Poster/Abstract published. February 2001
McMichael, E., J. Seminoff, R. Carthy, and R. Scarpino. 2009. Kemp's ridley sea turtles in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, USA: results from an in-water study in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico. Poster presentation at the 28th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Brisbane, Australia. February 2009
McGowan CP et al. 2020 Eastern Black Rail Dynamic Species Status Assessment using Occupancy and Patch Persistence Modeling. North American Ornithological Congress, Virtual Meeting, August 2020. August 2020
McFarland, H., A. Will, and A. Powell. 2019. Geolocators and stable isotopes reveal the migratory route and overwintering locations of an arctic-breeding passerine. American Ornithological Society, Anchorage, Alaska. June 2019
Martin, J., W.M. Kitchens, and W.M. Mooij. 2003. Population dynamics of the snail kite in Florida. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Martin, J., W.M. Kitchens, and D.E. DeAngelis. 2003. Population dynamics of the snail kite in Florida. Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Martin, J., Kitchens, W.M. 2005. Population decline of the snail kite in Florida. 26th Annual Meeting Society Society of Wetland Scientists. Charleston, SC. June 2005
Malloy, K.J. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Nekton community composition and utilization of the tidal freshwater and brackish marshes of the lower Savannah River. Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Maleko, P. N., V. V. Pronkevich, K.S. Maslovsky, and A. N. Powell. 2021. Common Redshank (Tringa totanus) nest presence in relation to landscape features and the possible impacts of heavy-duty all-terrain vehicles in the Russian Far East. American Ornithological Society 2021 Virtual Meeting. August 2021
Maglothin, M.L., M.M. Lamont, and R.R. Carthy. February 1998. Report of a double-chambered egg chamber in a loggerhead sea turtle nest along Northwest Florida, USA. Eighteenth Annual International Sea Turtle Symposium, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico. Poster/Abstract published. February 1998
Lopez Romero, A., R. Buron, R. Carthy , and C. Romagosa. 2021. Using eBird to determine the effects of urbanization on breeding Great Horned Owls (Bubo virginianus). Poster presentation, ESA, Long Beach, California. August 2021
Loftin, C.S., N. Ansay and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. Assessing changes in Okeefenokee Swamphydrology with a grid cell model. 12th Annual Landscape Ecology Symposium, August 1, 1997, Durham, NC. August 1997
Lee, K., J. Duberstein, P. G. Ifju, and H. F. Percival. 2005. The development of a UAV for wildlife applications. The Wildlife Society's 12th Annual Meeting, Madison, WI, Sept 26, 2005. September 2005
Layton, J.E., T. Wibbels, A. Tucker, J. Wyneken, L. Ehrhart, R. Carthy, R.E. Martin, R. Ernest, M. Bresette, C. Johnson, S. Fournier, J. Schmid, B. Drye, K. Watson, and A. Bryant. 2009. Long-term evaluation of loggerhead sea turtle nesting beach temperatures in the southeastern United States: implications of global climate change on sea turtle conservation. Poster presentation at the 28th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Brisbane, Australia. February 2009
Lawson AJ, DeMay SM, Rivenbark E, Soileau K, London K, Waddle JH, Yarborough L, Coppola C, and McGowan, CP, 2020, Accounting for Multiple Uncertainties to Evaluate Population Viability of the Alligator Snapping Turtle for the Species Status Assessment. The Wildlife Society annual meeting. Virtual Conference, October 2020.


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Latham, P.J., L.G. Pearlstine, and W.M. Kitchens. 1988. Plant community analysis of a freshwater tidal marsh under the influece of increasing salinities and hydroperiod. Proceedings of 9th Annual Meeting of the Society of Wetland Scientists. Washington, D.C. January 1988
Lamont, M.M., R.R. Carthy, C. Thomas, P. Ness, G.M. Defreitas. 2011. SPECTRAL AND RESPONSE ASSESSMENT OF TURTLE-FRIENDLY LIGHTING.31st Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, San Diego,California. April 12-15, 2011. April 2011
Lamont, M.M., K. Hart, T. Tucker, R.R. Carthy.2011.LOGGERHEADS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO: OIL, TRACKS, AND COMMON USE AREAS DETERMINED BY NRDA STUDY.31st Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, San Diego,California. April 12-15, 2011. April 2011
Lamont, M.M. and R.R. Carthy. July 2001. Response of nesting sea turtles and foraging shorebirds to barrier island dymanics. Conference of the Society for Conservation Biology, Hilo, HI. Poster. July 2001
Lamont, M.M. and R.R. Carthy. February 2001. Response of nesting sea turtles to barrier island dynamics. Twenty-first Annual International Sea Turtle Symposium, Philadelphia, PA. Poster/Abstract published. February 2001
Lamont, M.M. and R.R. Carthy. 2002. Response of foraging shorebirds and nesting sea turtles to barrier island dynamics. University of Florida Graduate and Professional Student Forum, Environmental, Agriculture, and Life Sciences Section. University of Florida, Reitz Union, Gainesville, FL, April 4, 2002. April 2002
Kitchens, W.M., Welch, Z.C. , Wetzel, P.W. 2005. Tidal marsh community resilience along a salinity gradient after four year drought. 90th Annual Meeting Ecological Society of America. Montreal, Canada August 2005
Kitchens, W.M., V.J. Dreitz, R.E. Bennetts, and D.L. DeAngelis. April 2000. Linkages between the Snail Kite Population and Wetland Dynamics in a Highly Fragmented South Florida Hydroscape. 15th Annual Symposium of the International Association for Landscape Ecology and the 2nd Conference of the Walt Dineen Society, Fort Lauderdale, FL. April 2000
Kitchens, W.M., R.E. Bennetts, V.J. Dreitz, and D.L. DeAngelis. 2000. Linkages between the Snail Kite population and wetland dynamics in a highly fragmented South Florida hydroscape. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Science Conference. December 11-15, 2000, Naples, FL, USA. December 2000
Kitchens, W.M., P. Wetzel, and E. Powers. 2003. Vegetative habitats of water conservation Area-3A: hydroligic impacts of IOP. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Kitchens, W.M., J. Martin, C. Cattau, A. Bowling, C. Zweig, and E. Powers. 2007. Population Ecology and Conservation of the snail Kite: an update. 2007. SEI Multi-Species Avian Ecology Workshop/ Independent Science Panel and USACOE, FWS, ENP, FL FWCC, NPS, SFWMD...Miami, FL. January 2007
Kitchens, W.M. and Z. Welch. 2005. Ecological aspects of a formerly impounded tidal wetland in the Lower Savannah River. 26th Annual Meeting Society of Wetland Society of Wetland Scientists. Charleston, SC. June 2005
Kitchens, W.M. and P. Wetzel. 2003. Approaches to Evaluation of vegetation habitat responses to hydrology regimes in the Everglades. Presented at the SEI Multi-Species Avian Ecology Workshop/Independent Science Panel, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service , Everglades National Park, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, National Park Service and the South Florida Water Management District, March 16-17, 2003, Key Largo, FL. March 2003
Kitchens, W.M. and J. Martin. 2003. Current direction of studies of the endangered snail kite. Presented at the SEI Multi-Species Avian Ecology Workshop/Independent Science Panel, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service , Everglades National Park, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, National Park Service and the South Florida Water Management District, March 16-17, 2003, Key Largo, FL. March 2003
Kitchens, W.M. and J. Martin. 2002. Past, present, and future contributions of the snail kite project to the development of the Across Trophic Levels Simulation (ATLSS). Ecological Processes and Modelling Workshop. Greater Everglades Restoration Information Workshop Series, Davie, Florida, April 1, 2002. April 2002
Kitchens, W.M. and J. Martin. 2002. Past, present and future contributions of the snail kite project to the development of the Across Trophic Levels Simulation System (ATLSS). Ecological Processes and Modelling Workshop, Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Information Workshop Series, Davie, FL. May 2002
Kitchens, W.M. 2007. Population Ecology and Conservation of the Snail Kite: An Update. National Research Council?s Committee on Independent Review of Everglades Restoration Progress. Miami, FL. November 2007. November 2007
Kitchens, W.M. 2007. Population Ecology and Conservation of the Snail Kite. Everglades Avian Ecology Forum. Miami, FL. August 2007. August 2007
Kitchens, W.M. 2007. An Overview of Current Snail Kite Studies. Florida Ornithological Society. Sebring, FL. October 2007 October 2007
Kitchens, W.M. 2005. Status of the Snail Kite in Florida. Snail Kite Summit. US Fish and Wildlife Service and Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission. Kissimmee, FL. December, 2005. December 2005
Kitchens, W.M. 2005. Kissimmee Chain of Lakes Conceptual Model Responses. South Florida Water Management District, Orlando, FL. August 2005. August 2005
Kitchens, W.M. 2005 Status of the snail kite population in Florida. St. Johns River Water Management District. Palatka, FL. September, 2005. September 2005
Kitchens, W.M. 2003. Wildlife impacts and vegetation succession to lake restoration activities including drawdowns and muck scraping in the Kissimmee Chain of Lakes. School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, October 29, 2003. October 2003
Kitchens, W.M. 2003. Vegetation/habitat responses to altered hydrological regimes in water conservation. School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, October 29, 2003. October 2003
Kitchens, W.M. 2003. Population and dispersal ecology of the endangered snail kite in south Florida. School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, October 29, 2003. October 2003
Kitchens, W.M. 2003. Landscape analysis of gramminoid habitats of water quality and hydrology in Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, Florida. April 2003
Kitchens, W.M and P.W. Wetzel. 2003. Development of tidal wetland simulation model. Presented to the Savannah harbor Expansion Project Team/Georgia Ports Authority, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Geological Survey, March 5-6, 2003, Savannah, GA. March 2003
Kitchens, W., C. Cattau, and Z. Welch. 2012. Refugia in a Novel Ecosystem: Everglades Snail Kite in Florida. 9th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference. Conference. Orlando, FL. June 6, 2012. June 2012
Kitchens, W. and Z. Welch. Restoring Pattern without Process in Lake Restoration. September 2009. PhD Exit Seminar, Interdisciplinary Ecology, School of Natural Resources, Univ of Florida. September 2009
Kitchens, W. and Z. Welch. Restoring Pattern without Process in Lake Restoration. August 2009. Ecological Society of America Annual Conference. Albuquerque NM. August 2009
Kitchens, W. and Z. Welch. Effects of Habitat Enhancement Project on Lake Tohopekaliga. April 2009. Project Summary Report to FFWCC Management. Eustis, FL. April 2009
Kitchens, W. and Z. Welch. A Large-Scale Fisheries Habitat Enhancement Project on Lake Tohopekaliga. May 2008. Lunch Seminar at USGS National Headquarters, Reston, VA. May 2008
Kitchens, W. and C. Zweig. 2008. Habitat, hydrology, and reproduction: Implications for the conservation of the Florida snail kite and Everglades restoration. Oral presentation at Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Conference, Naples, FL. July 2008
Kitchens, W. and C. Zweig. 2008. Adapting State and Transition Models for a Distinctly Different Grassland—Wetlands. Oral presentation at the Society of Wetland Scientists Conference, Washington D.C. June 2008
Kitchens, W. M., and C. S. Loftin. April 2001. Effects of Suwannee River sill on the Okefenokee Swamp hydrological environment. Four Rivers, Two States, One Basin: A Research Symposium for the Suwannee Basin. Cerveny Conference Center. April 11, 2001, Live Oak, FL. April 2001
Kitchens, W. M., R.E. Bennetts, V. J. Dreitz, and D.L. DeAngelis. December 2000. Linkages between the Snail Kite population and wetland dynamics in a highly fragmented South Florida hydroscape. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Science Conference. December 11-15, 2000, Naples, Florida, USA. December 2000
Kitchens, W. 2012. Novel Ecosystems: Ecosystem Restoration and Management. 9th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference. Conference. Orlando, FL. June 6, 2012. (Session Organizer and Moderator) June 2012
Kitchens, W. 2011. The Importance of Water Conservation Area 3A to the Snail Kite Population in Florida. Tropical Audubon Society, Miami, FL. December 2011
Kitchens, W. 2011. The Importance of Water Conservation Area 3A to the Snail Kite Population in Florida. Invited webinar. December 2011
Kitchens, W. Ecology and Conservation of the Snail Kite. 2009. Talahassee, FL. Symposium on Aquatic Weed management and the Endangered Snail Kite. Sponsored by FFWC. September 2009
Johnson, F.A. and H.F. Percival. 2001. The Oak Tree Alliance: an adaptive management initiative and development of unmanned aerial vehicle for wildlife surveys. Invited Seminar by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's North Florida Ecosystem Team Meeting, Titusville, FL, March 2001. March 2001
John H. Perry, A. Mohamed, A. Abd-Elrahman, W. S. Bowman, Y. O. Kaddoura, A. C. Watts . Precision Directly Georeferenced Unmanned Aerial Remote Sensing System: Performance Evaluation. Institute of Navigation National Technical Meeting. San Diego, CA, 13-15 May 2008. May 2008
Jensen, M.B., S. K. Willson, and A. N. Powell. 2020. How effective is the Birdsbesafe cat collar at reducing bird kills by domestic cats? North American Ornithological Conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico. August 2020
Innocent, H. M. Celestin, N.D. Bishop, C. M. Romagosa, R.R. Carthy, W.W. Boone. 2017. Shrub encroachment in a south Florida grassland: implications for mammalian inhabitants. Ecological Society of America, Portland, Oregon. August 2017
Howarter, S.R., K.G. Rice, H.F. Percival, K.M. Portier, and C.R. Morea. 2000. Thermal ecology of the American alligator in the Everglades. 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, IUCN, Varadero, Cuba, April 2000. (Poster) April 2000
Howarter, S.R., H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, K.M. Portier, and C.R. Morea. 2000. Thermal Ecology of the American alligator in the Everglades. 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, Verrado, Cuba, April 2000. April 2000
Howarter, S.R., C.R. Morea, H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, and C.L. Abercrombie. 1999. Thermalecology of the American alligator in the Everglades. Abstract/Presentation in Managing Biodiversity. Fl. Chap. Wildl. Soc. Orlando, FL. August 1999
Hostetler, J.A., R. W. Dimmick, T. C. Hines, H. F. Percival, M. K. Oli. 2005. A population model for northern bobwhites. BQI-ARM Meeting, Tall Timbers, Hostetler, J. A., Georgia, March 14, 2005. March 2005
Hostetler, J. A., R. W. Dimmick, T. C. Hines, H. F. Percival, M. K. Oli. 2005. A population model for northern bobwhites. Florida Chapter of The Wildlife Society and The Coastal Plain Chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration, 2005 Spring Conference, March 16-18, 2005, Tarpon Springs. March 2005
Griffith, B., J. Roach and A. N. Powell. 2016. Identifying Climate Change and Cross-seasonal Research Priorities for Waterfowl. in Symposium: Climate Change and Migratory Birds: Connecting Management Challenges to Research Programs. The Wildlife Society, Annual Meeting, Raleigh NC October 2016
Goforth, K.M. and R.R. Carthy. 2015. Effects of tidal pumping on gas exchange in sea turtle nesting beaches. Florida Undergraduate Research Conference, Daytona Beach, FL., 27-28 February, 2015. February 2015
Garland, K.A., R.R. Carthy. 2011. FACTORS INFLUENCING ATTITUDES TOWARD MARINE TURTLE CONSERVATION AND CONSERVATION PROFESSIONALS: THE DIMENSIONS OF HUMAN-WILDLIFE INTERACTIONS IN PEARL LAGOON, NICARAGUA. 31st Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, San Diego,California.April 12-15, 2011. April 2011
Garland, K., R.R. Carthy and W.J. Nichols. 2006. Community-based conservation strategies: An analysis of efforts employed in Baja California, Mexico and Caribbean Nicaragua. Poster presentation at the 26th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Crete, Greece. March 15, 2006. March 2006
Garland, K., R. Carthy, C. Wood, L. Gravelee, C. Campell, S. Jacobson, and P. Ross. 2009. Cultural antrhopology of taste in Pearl Lagoon: social and economic factors driving green turtle consumption in Caribbean Nicaragua. Poster presentation at the 28th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Brisbane, Australia. December 2009
Folt B, Goessling JM, Tucker AM, Guyer C, Hermann SM, Shelton-Nix E, McGowan CP, 2020, Contrasting Patterns Of Demography And Population Viability Among Gopher Tortoise Populations At The Species' Northern Range Edge, The Wildlife Society annual meeting. Virtual Conference, October 2020. October 2020
Erickson F, Mcgowan CP, Godwin JC, Guyer CR, Young DV, 2020. Monitoring Strategies for Repatriated Eastern Indigo Snakes in Southern Alabama. The Wildlife Society annual meeting. Virtual Conference, October 2020. October 2020
Ely, M, N. Bishop, B.J. Smith, C. Romagosa and R. Carthy. 2016. Monitoring changes in sea turtle nesting beaches in St. Johns County, Florida. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 7-12 August, 2016. August 2016
Dusek, M.L. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Multiscale spatial and temporal compositional changes of the tidal marshes of the lower Savnnah River Delta. Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Duberstein, J.M. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Tidal forest communities on the Lower Savannah River floodplain. Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Duberstein, J.,Kitchens, W. M. 2005. Freshwater tidal forest communities sampled in the lower Savannah river Floodplain. 26th Annual Meeting Society of Wetland Scientists. Charleston, SC. June 2005
Dreitz, V.J., R.E. Bennetts, B. Toland, and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. Estimation of temporal and spatial variation of reproductive parameters of the snail kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis) population in central and southern Florida. Raptor Research Foundation Conference, Atlanta, GA, April 5, 1997. April 1997
Dreitz, V.J., J.D. Nichols, J.E. Hines, R.E. Bennetts, W.M. Kitchens, and D.L. DeAngelis. October 2000. The use of resighting data to estimate the rate of population growth of the snail kite in Florida. EURING 2000. October 2-7, 2000, Point Reyes, California, USA. October 2000
Dreitz, V.J., J.D. Nichols, J.E. Hines, R.E. Bennetts, W.M. Kitchens, and D.L. DeAngelis. 2000. The use of resighting data to estimate the rate of population growth of the snail kite in Florida. EURING 2000, October 2-7, 2000, Point Reyes, CA, USA. October 2000
Dreitz, V.J. and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. Sources of variation in annual count data used to estimate population size of snail kites in Florida. Walt Dineen Society, Miami, Florida, April 1, 1997. April 1997
Dimmick, R.W., M. Oli, S. Brinkley, J. Hostetler, S. Dimmick. 2005. Factors afrfecting the population dynamics and harvest of northern bobwhites on the Babcock Webb WMA. Poster. Southeast Quail Study Group Meeting. Lexington, KY. August 14-17. August 2005
Dimmick, R.W., J.A. Hostetler, T.C. Hines, S. Brinkley, M. Oli, H.F. Percival. 2007. Hunting pressure, harvest rates, mortality and survival of northern bobwhites on a public wildlife management area in south Florida. Invited presentation to quail hunting constituency and general public. FL Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. LaBelle, FL. Sep 2007 September 2007
DeSa, M., R. Hunt, C. Zweig, H.F. Percival and W.M. Kitchens. A novel method for camera trapping small mammals in irregularly flooded marsh environments. 9th INTECOL International Wetlands Conference. Conference. Orlando, FL. June 6, 2012.   June 2012
DeJesus, C., W.W. Boone, R.R. Carthy, C.M. Romagosa, and N.D. Bishop. 2017. The vulture restaurant is OPEN: Comparative feeding ethology of black and turkey vultures. Ecological Society of America, Portland, Oregon. August 2017
Darby, Philip C. and H. Franklin Percival. December 1999. Water management for apple snails in Florida: population persistence in hydrologically fluctuating environments. Annual Meeting of the American Water Resources Association, Seattle, WA. December 1999
Daamen, R.C., E.A. Roehl, P.A. Conrads, W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Integrating 3D hydrodynamic transport and ecological plant models of the Savannah River estuary using artificial neural network models. Proceedings 7th International Conference on Hydroinformatics. Nice, France. May 2007
Cuevas- Hernandez, J R. Buron, C. Romagosa, and R. Carthy. 2021. Using eBird to assess the impact of urban land development on Least Tern (Sternula antillarum) breeding occupancy in Florida. Poster presentation, ESA, Long Beach, California.

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Cronin, A., A. Wynn, B. Smith, N. Bishop and R. Carthy. 2015.Potential for ghost crab predation on sea turtle nests on driving and non-driving beaches in St. Johns County, Florida.100th Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Baltimore, Maryland, 9-14 August 2015. August 2015
Conrads, P.A., E.A. Roehl, R.C. Daamen, W. Kitchens. 2007. Simulation of sailinity in the tidal marshes in the vicinity of the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge using artificial neural networks. Proceedings of the 2007 Georgia Water Resources Conference. Athens, GA. January 2007
Conrads P.C., E. Roehl, R. Daamen, and W.M. Kitchens. 2007. Using artificial neural network models to integrate hydrologic and ecologic studies of the snail kite in the Everglades, USA. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Hydroinformatics. Nice, France. May 2007
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, and K.G. Rice. 2003. Northern Everglades canals: alligator population sources or sinks? Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, and K.G. Rice. 2002. Everglades alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) production and natural history in interior and canal habitats at A.R.M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife refuge. The 16th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 2, 2002. October 2002
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, and K.G. Rice. 2002. A comparison of Everglades alligator production in marsh interior and canal habitats at A.R.M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society's 4th Annual Conference, Crystal River, FL, April 3, 2002. April 2002
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, and F.J. Mazzotti. 2001. The effects of canals on alligators in the Everglades. The First Annual Institute of Food and Agricultural Science Graduate Research Symposium, Gainesville, FL, March 2001. (Poster) March 2001
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, and F.J. Mazzotti. 2001. The effects of canals on alligators in the Everglades. Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society 3rd Annual Conference, Gainesville, FL, March 2001. March 2001
Chopp, M.D., H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, and F.J. Mazzotti. 2000. The effects of canals on alligators in the Everglades. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Science Conference, Naples, FL, December 2000. (Poster). December 2000
Chopp, M.D. and H.F. Percival. 2002. A comparison of Everglades alligator production in marsh interior and canal habitats at A.R.M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. The 2nd Annual Institute of Food and Agricultural Science Graduate Research Symposium, Gainesville, Florida, March 18, 2002. March 2002
Celestin, M. H. Innocent, N.D. Bishop, C.M. Romagosa, R.R.Carthy, and W.W. Boone. 2017. Investigating the influence of environmental covariates on marsh rabbit occupancy in southwest Florida. Ecological Society of America, Portland, Oregon. August 2017
Carthy, Raymond R., Allen M. Foley, and Yoshimasa Matsuzawa. February 2000. Abiotic and anthropogenic factors influencing the nest environment of loggerhead turtles. 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Orlando, FL. February 2000
Carthy, R.R., S.Z. Nomani and M.K. Oli. 2007. Counting holes: an assessment of gopher tortoise population assessment techniques. Invited talk, Program for Environmental Statistics, University of Florida November 2006
Carthy, R.R., Percival, H.F., M.M. Lamont, C.J. Petrick, R.W. McWhite, and D.L. Miller. 2000. Case studies of threatened and endangered species research on military installations in Florida. Annual Department of Defense, Fish and Wildlife Training Session, Rosemont, IL., March 2000. (Poster) March 2000
Carthy, R.R., M.A. Burgess, P.G. Ifju, B.E. Wilkinson, and H.F. Percival. 2014. Development and application of small unmanned aircraft systems (sUAS) for natural resources: logistics, legalities, and lessons learned. 68th Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. Destin, Florida. October 2014
Carthy, R.R., M. Burgess, P. Ifju, B. Wilkinson, S. Smith, and T. Whitley. 2016. UAs Technology for Sea Turtle Research and Conservation.Workshop Presentation at the South East Regional Sea Turtle Network Meeting. Mobile, AL, February 10-12,2016. February 2016
Carthy, R.R., J. Wooding and M. Epstein. 2002. The Mosquito and Indian River Lagoons: a pictorial history of human settlement and activities. Third Biennial Mosquito Lagoon Conference, Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge, Cape Canaveral, FL, August 6, 2002. August 2002
Carthy, R.R., C.J. Petrick, and M.M. Lamont. 2000. Cooperative research and monitoring on coastal habitats and species at Cape San Blas, Eglin AFB, Florida. Annual Department of Defense, Fish and Wildlife Training Session, Rosemont, IL., March 2000. (Poster) March 2000
Carthy, R.R., C.J. Petrick, M.M. Lamont, and H.F. Percival. 1999. Cooperative research and monitoring on coastal habitats and species at Cape San Blas, Eglin AFB, FL. Annual Department of Defense, Fish and Wildife Training Session. Rosemont, IL. (Poster). October 1999
Carthy, R.R., C.J. Petrick, M.M. Lamont, and H.F. Percival. 1999. Cooperative research and monitoring on coastal habitats and species at Cape San Blas, Eglin AFB, FL. Annual Department of Defense, Fish and Wildife Training Session. Rosemont, IL. March 1999
Carthy, R.R., A.M. Foley, and Y. Matsuzawa. February 2000. Abiotic and anthropogenic factors influencing the nest environment of loggerhead turtles. 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Orlando, FL. (Invited Paper in Special Session) February 2000
Carthy, R.R. February 1998. Maternal Investment by nesting loggerhead sea turtles. Invited Paper, National Marine Fisheries Lab, Galveston, TX. February 1998
Carthy, R.R. February 1997. Served as Invited Session Chair, Nesting and Foraging Behavior Session. 17th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Orlando, FL. February 1997
Carthy, R.R. 2011. Coastal issues and sea turtle conservation in Florida. Invited presentation, Institute for Marine Affairs, Trinidad and Tobago.August 2011. August 2011
Carthy, R.R. 2002. Impacts of coastal processes and issues on sea turtles. The Wildlife Society, Florida Chapter, Spring 2002 Meeting. Crystal River, FL, April 2-4, 2002. April 2002
Carthy, R.R. 1997. Served as invited Session Chair, Nesting and Foraging Behavior Session. 17th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Orlando, FL. August 1997
Carthy, R.R. 1997. Effects of renourished beach substrate on sea turtle nest preparation. Beach Renourishment Meeting, Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville, FL. April 1997
Carthy, R.R. 1996. Physiological correlates of egg position in in situ loggerhead nests. Poster Presentation. 16th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. August 1996
Carthy, R., M.K. Oli, J.B. Wooding, J.E. Berish, and W.D. Meyer. 2005. Analysis of gopher tortoise population estimation techniques . Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, Palatka, FL October 2005
Carthy, R. R., T, Wibbels, and A. Rees. 2019. 3rd Workshop on the use of UAVs in sea turtle conservation and research. Workshop presentation, 39th International Sea Turtle Symposium, Charleston, SC.. February 2019
Carthy, R. R, M. Mota, and N Dejardin. 2019. Effects of engineered beaches on sea turtle incubation and hatching. Workshop presentation, 39th International Sea Turtle Symposium, Charleson, SC. March 2019
Carlson, A. K. 2021. Joining the Florida fisheries community: A history and horizon scan. Annual Meeting, Florida Chapter of the American Fisheries Society (virtual). April 2021
Cardas, Alexis, Abby Powell, and Karl Miller. (2021) Impacts of translocation on the cooperatively breeding Florida scrub-jay in Ocala National Forest, Friday Findings Webinar, USGS Ecosystems Mission Area. March 2021
Carbonneau, D., T. Schoeb, A. Woodward, and H.F. Percival. 2001. Investigation mortality andreproductive impairment in central Florida. Invited Texas Tech Seminar, Lubbock, TX, January 2001. January 2001
Burgess, M.A., J.H. Perry, B.S. Evers, T.J. Rambo, T.M. Reed, H.F. Percival, P.C. Frederick, J.C. Simon, P.G. Ifju, S.E. Smith, B.A. Dewitt, Z. Szantoi, L.E. Taylor, and J.S. Lane. A small unmanned aircraft system for ecological research and monitoring. Slide presentation. Third Annual Alaska UAS Interest Group Conference, Anchorage, Alaska. September 2010. September 2010
Burgess, M.A., H.F. Percival, and P.G. Ifju. Use of a small unmanned aircraft system as a tool for aerial imagery applications. Invited presentation. University of Florida Office of Research seminar and visit with Dr. Thomas Russell, Director of the United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research. Gainesville, Florida. November 16, 2011. November 2011
Burgess, M.A., H.F. Percival, A.C. Watts, P.G. Ifju, K. Lee, J.A. Childs, B. Evers, T.J. Rambo, S.E. Smith, A. Mohamed, B.A. Dewitt, J.H. Perry, Z. Szantoi, P.C. Frederick, J.C. Simon, L.E. Taylor, and J.S. Lane. Use of a small unmanned aircraft system for ecological research and habitat assessment. Poster presentation. AUVSI Unmanned Systems North America 2009, Washington D.C. August 2009. August 2009
Burgess, M.A., H.F. Percival, A.C. Watts, P.G. Ifju, K. Lee, J.A. Childs, B. Evers, T.J. Rambo, S.E. Smith, A. Mohamed, B.A. Dewitt, J.H. Perry, Z. Szantoi, P.C. Frederick, J.C. Simon, L.E. Taylor, and J.S. Lane. A small unmanned aircraft system for ecological research. Poster presentation. 3rd National Conference on Ecosystem Restoration, Los Angeles, California. July 2009. July 2009
Burgess, M. A., Zweig, C. L., Newman, S., Cook, M. I., Rodgers, H. L., Carthy, R. R., Wilkinson, B. E., Whitley, T. J., Ward, T. S., DiRodio, J. G., Frederick, P. C., Ifju, P. G., Smith, S. E., Percival, H. F. (2015, April). Applications of high-resolution aerial imagery and a small unmanned aircraft system in everglades science. Presented at the 2015 Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) conference, Coral Springs, Fl. April 2015
Brush, J. and W.M. Kitchens. 2003. Avifauna littoral zone habitat usage analysis on Lake Tohopekaliga in central Florida. Soceity of Wetland Scientists Annual Conference, June 8-13, 2003, New Orleans, LA. June 2003
Broxton, J, L Nicholson, L. Braun de Torrez, H. Ober, C. Romagosa, and R. Carthy. 2021.The implications of Acoustic Software Match Ratios for bat species identification and composition. Poster presentation, ESA, Long Beach, California. August 2021
Brisbane, J., C. Pedrozo, B.J. Smith, C. Romagosa, N. Bishop and R. Carthy. 2016. Environmental factors influencing the detection of frog species in three habitat types of Everglades National Park. Annual Meeting, Ecological Society of America, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 7-12 August, 2016. August 2016
Brinn, L. and R.R. Carthy. 2008. Assessment of beach compaction and associated effects on loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) nesting on natural and nourished beaches in Northwest Florida. Poster presentation at the 27th Annual International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Loreto, Mexico January 2008
Brandt, L.A., M.J. Musaus, G.R. Best, H.F. Percival, K.G. Rice, and F.J. Mazzotti. 2003.Cooperative ecological studies at the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge: an academic/government partnership for linking science and management, and education. Presented at the 2003 Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem - From the Kissimmee to the Keys, April 13-18, 2003, Palm Harbor, FL. April 2003
Brandt, L.A. and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. Are tree islands in Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge small and circular or large and elongated and oriented in the direction of flow. Walt Dineen Society, Miami, Florida, April 1, 1997. April 1997
Brandt, L.A. and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. A top down approach to linking patterns and process: an example using Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge, FL. 12th Annual Landscape Ecology Symposium, Durham, North Carolina, August 1, 1997. August 1997
Bowman, W.S., A.C. Watts, H.F. Percival, and P.G. Ifju. Aircraft capability demonstration of University of Florida UAS, 26 July 2007, US Army Corps of Engineers Construction-Operations Division, Jacksonville, FL. July 2007
Bowman, W.S. B.A. Dewitt, P.G. Ifju, K. Lee, A. Mohamed, L.G. Pearlstine, H.F. Percival, S.E. Smith, A.C. Watts [Authors listed alphabetically]. Autonomous UAV's for ecological research. Poster, Florida Co-Op Unit Coordinating Committee Meeting, 13 April 2006, Gainesville, FL April 2006
Bowman, W.S. B.A. Dewitt, P.G. Ifju, K. Lee, A. Mohamed, L.G. Pearlstine, H.F. Percival, S.E Smith, A.C. Watts [authors listed alphabetically]. Development of an autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle system for wildlife and ecological research. Poster, 33rd Annual Conference on Ecosystems Restoration and Creation, 2 Nov 2006, Tampa November 2006
Bowling, A.C. and W.M. Kitchens, 2007. Home Range of the Snail Kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis plumbeus). Poster presentation at the Spring 2007 Conference of the Florida Chapter of the Wildlife Society. April 2007
Boldenow, M. L., R. B. Lanctot, A. S. Kitaysky, and A. N. Powell. 2015. Are winter conditions driving population trends in semipalmated sandpipers? Evidence from a feather corticosterone biomarker. 6th Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Wallops Island, VA. September 2015
Bishop, N., T. Pop, J. Marlin, R. HUdson, S. Boylan, J. Polisar and R.R. Carthy. 2016. Utilizing growth rates to determine the onset of sexual maturity of Dermatemys mawii at the HCRC. 2nd Hicatee Conservation Forum and Workshop, Belize, February 25-26, 2016. February 2016
Bishop, N. D., and R. R. Carthy. 2019. A Novel Method for Assessing Color Differences in Dichotomous Groupings: An Example with Sexual Dichromatism in the Central American River Turtle, Dermatemys mawii. Poster presentation, 16th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles,Fort Worth, TX. August 2018
Bishop, J. Polisar, P. Eliazar, K. Bjorndal and R.R. Carthy. 2016. Wild diet of Dermatemys mawii assessed by stomach content analysis. 2nd Hicatee Conservation Forum and Workshop, Belize, February 25-26, 2016. February 2016
Best, G.R., D.S. Segal, C. Pezeshki, and W.M. Kitchens. 1987. Wetland soil/plant correlation studies in Florida. Eight Annual Meeting of Society of Wetland Scientists. Seattle, WA. January 1987
Bentzen, R. L., A. N. Powell, and R. Suydam. 2017. Migration trends for king and common eiders past Point Barrow, Alaska. 9 February, 6th International Seaduck Conference, San Francisco, CA. February 2017
Bentzen, R. L., A. N. Powell, and R. S. Suydam. 2017. Migration trends for king and common eiders past Point Barrow, Alaska. 27 January, Coastal Marine Institute Annual Studies Review, Alaska Marine Science Symposium, Anchorage, AK. January 2017
Allen, C.R., L.G., Pearlstine, and W.M. Kitchens. 1996. Integrating metapopulations and minimum viable populations into GAP Analysis. 6th Annual National GAP Analysis Meeting, Key Largo, Florida, April 1, 2003. April 1996
Adam C. Watts, W. S. Bowman, M. Morton, J. H. Perry, H. F. Percival, P. G. Ifju, S. E. Smith, A. Mohamed, B. A. Dewitt. University of Florida Unmanned Aircraft Systems 2008 Program Update. Poster, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit Coordinating Committee Meeting, 22 April 2008. April 2008
Adam C. Watts, P. C. Frederick, W. S. Bowman, H. F. Percival, J. C. Simon, P. G. Ifju. Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Wading Bird Surveys in the Everglades. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration Planning, Policy and Science Meeting, 28 July-1 August 2008, Naples, FL. July 2008
Abercrombie, C.L., S. Howarter, C. Morea, K. Rice, and H.F. Percival. 2002. Everglades alligator thermoregulation: unanswered questions. 16th Working Meeting of the IUCN Crocodile Specialist Group, Gainesville, Florida, October 7-10, 2002. October 2002
Raymond R. Carthy, J. Roger Brothers, Vanessa Bézy,Kenneth J. Lohmann, Margaret M. Lamont. 2018. Ontogeny of orientation responses in developing sea turtle embryos. Presentation at the 38th International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Kobe, Japan. Feb. 18-24, 2018 February 2018
Daniel R. Evans, Raymond R. Carthy, and Cristina Ordoñez. 2018. Which Way Do You Go: Satellite Telemetry Reveals Regionally Different Foraging Behavior Of Leatherback Turtles. Presentation at the 38th International Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Kobe, Japan. Feb. 18-24, 2018 February 2018
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Williams, Natalie C. 2012. Diet Characterization In Immature, Neritic Green Turtles, Chelonia mydas, Using Gut Contents and Stable Isotope Analyses. MS Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. January 2012
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. April 2019
Tuma, Molly E. 2020. Survival, site fidelity, and movement of two migratory shorebirds in the southeastern U.S. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida. May 2020
Swindall, J.E. 2015. Factors Influencing Sea Turtle Conservation in Northwest Florida : Landowner Knowledge, Values, and Behaviors. MS Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida May 2015
Shoger, Bradley. 2009. Wildlife use of spoil islands in Lake Tohopekaliga, Florida, University of Florida. Wildlife Ecology and Conservation December 2009
Senko, J. 2009. Fine-scale diel movements and short term activity ranges of a marine megaherbivore at a tidally-driven lagoon. M.S. Thesis, Wildlige Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida. Gainesville, FL. December 2009
Scarpino, R. A. 2007. Guiding loggerhead hatchlings to the sea: an assessment of ground-level barriers and conflicting cues. M. S. Thesis. School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. August 2007
Robinson, Brian H. 2016. Feeding Ecology of Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus bachmani) Chicks. MS Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 71 pp. May 2016
Reintjes-Tolen, Sarah. 2012. Geographic Distribution of Chytrid Fungus (Batachochytrium dendrobatidis) and Ranavirus spp. in Amphibians in Northern Peninsular and Panhandle Floirida: With a Case of a Ranavirus Die-off in Gold Head Branch State Park. (Master's dissertation). University of Florida, Florida. January 2012
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. May 2019
Norem, A. D. 2005. Injury assessment of sea turtles utilizing the neritic zone of the southeastern United States. M.S. Thesis, School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida, Gainesvile, FL. December 2005
Mota, Mario. 2009. Beach restoration in Florida : effects on sea turtle nesting and hatchling physiology. University of Florida. Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. May 2009
Lamont, Margaret M. 2002. Response of Foraging Shorebirds and Nesting Sea Turtles to Barrier Island Dynamics. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Fl. August 2002
Hotaling, Althea. 2008. Wet prairie Conversion in Water Conservation Area 3A, South Florida. University of Florida,. Gainesville. SNRE October 2008
Hogan, Jennifer. 2002. Distribution and Nesting of Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin littoralis) Near South Deer Island in Galveston Bay, Texas. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. August 2002
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. December 2018
Haslerig, J. 2000. Wildlife conservation in Tanzania during the Colonial and Independence Eras: A review of changing paradigms, legacies and lessons learned. January 2000
Harwood, C. H. 2016. Breeding ecology of Whimbrels (Numenius phaeopus) in interior Alaska. M.S. Thesis, University of Alaska Fairbanks. 96 pp. December 2016
Garland, Kathryn Alice. Consumptive use and conservation of marine turtles in Pearl Lagoon, Nicaragua: implications of taste preferences, local opinions, and cultural knowledge. PhD dissertation. December 2011. Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. December 2011
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. May 2018
Eastman, S. F. 2020. A Comparative Study of Loggerhead Sea Turtle (Caretta caretta) Nesting on Undeveloped and Developed Beaches in Northeast Florida. M.S Thesis. School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville. August 2020
Drizd, L. 2011. Aspects of the abundance, density, and movement of apple snails relative to invasive submerged aquatic plants in a central Florida lake. August 2011
DeSa, Melissa. 2008. Extreme Habitat Modification and Its Effect on Herpetofaunal and Fish Communities on Lake Tohopekaliga, FL University of Florida, Gainesville. SNRE October 2008
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. December 2015
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. May 2017
Brinn, L. A. 2008. Assessment of differences in physical properties of sand associated with beach nourishment and effects on loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) nesting on northwest Florida. M.S. Thesis, school of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida. Gainesville , FL. May 2008
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. May 2018
Bishop, N. 2021. A nuutritional ecology study of Dermatemys mawii, a critically endangered species of fresh-water turtle endemic to Central Amaerica. Ph.D. dissertation. School of Natural Resources and the Environment, University of Florida, Gainesville. January 2021
Barichivich, W. j. 2006. Characterization of a marine turtle aggregation in the big bend of Florida. MS Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. December 2006
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 August 2018
Technical Publications Publication Date
Shoger, Brad, Adam Betuel, and Wiley M. Kitchens. 2009. Wildlife Usage and Habitat Development on Spoil Islands in Lake Tohopekaliga, FL. Final Report. U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. August 2009
Richardson, J.R., W.L. Bryant, W.M. Kitchens, J.E. Matson, and K.R. Pope. 1990. An evaluation of refuge habitats and relationships to water quality, quantity, and hydroperiod. Technical Report #41. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. May 1990
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Kyle Pias, and Jean Olbert. 2009. Snaill Kite Demography in blue cypress Marsh Complex. Annual Report 2009. October 2009
Reichert, Brian, Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Kyle Pias, and Jean Olbert. 2010. Snail Kite Demography in Blue Cypress Marsh Complex. Annual Report 2011. May 2011
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. October 2009
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 May 2011
Rees, A. F. and R. R. Carthy. 2018. The Second Annual Workshop on the Use of UAVs in Sea Turtle Research and Conservation at the 38th International Sea Turtle Symposium: 19 Feb 2018. Marine Turtle Newsletter. April 2018
Powell A. N., R. T. Churchwell, K. H. Dunton, J. G. Baguley, A. D. Kamikawa, C. T. E. Kellogg, B. C. Crump, and P. Bucolo. 2016. Sediment Characteristics and Infauna of Deltaic Mudflats Along the Alaskan Beaufort Sea. US Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Alaska OCS Region, Anchorage. OCS Study BOEM 2015-045. 77 pp. June 2016
Peter C. Frederick, A. C. Watts, H. F. Percival. An Assessment of the Use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Surveys of Wading Birds in the Everglades. Final Report for the South Florida Water Management District, 2008. January 2008
Pearlstine, L.G., R. Bartleson, W.M. Kitchens, and P.J. Latham. 1989. Lower Savannah river hydrological characterization. Technical Report #35. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. May 1989
Pearlstine, L.G., L.A. Bryant, and W.M. Kitchens. 1993. 1991 landcover classification for Eglin Air Force Base. Technical Report #47. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. April 1993
Pearlstine, L., S. E. Smith, and W. M. Kitchens. 2000. A GAP analysis of Florida: Final Report. USGS. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit. Technical Report No. 65. May 2000
Pearlsinte, L.G., S.E. Smith, and W.M. Kitchens. 2000. A GAP analysis of Florida: Final Report. Technical Report #65. U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. May 2000
Nomani, S.Z., R.R. Carthy and M.K. Oli. 2006. Analysis of Abundance Estimation Methods for Gopher Tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) July 2006
Mattson, J.E., J.R. Richardson, and W.M. Kitchens. 1991. A comparison of cattail (Typha sp.) occurrence on a photo-interpreted map versus a satellite data map. Technical Report #40. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. August 1991
Martin, J., W.M. Kitchens, C. Cattau, A. Bowling, S. Stocco, E. Powers, C. Zweig, A. Hotaling, Z. Welch, H. Waddle, and A. Paredes. 2007. Snail Kite Demography: Annual report, 2007. U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. May 2007
Loftin, C.S. and W.M. Kitchens. 1998. Assessing patterns and processes of landscape change in Okefenokee Swamp, GA. Technical Report #60. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. August 1998
Langan, E.M., R.R. Carthy, S.Z. Nomani, S. Johnson, and M.K. Oli. 2006. Guidelines and standard techniques for estimating gopher tortoise abundance. August 2006
Gregory, C.J., B. Bird, and R.R. Carthy. 2003. The Grand Bay-Banks Lake Ecosystem Site Conservation Plan. Report to The Nature Conservancy, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, U.S. Geological Survey, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, and the University of Florida. May 2003
Conrads, P.A., E.A. Roehl, R.C. Daamen, W. Kitchens. 2007. Simulation of salinity in the tidal marshes in the vicinity of the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge using artificial nueral networks. Proceedings of the 2007 Georgia Water Resources Conference. Athens, GA. May 2007
Christopher Cattau, Wiley Kitchens, Brian Reichert, Andrea Bowling, Althea Hotaling, Christa Zweig, Jean Olbert, Kyle Pias, and Julien Martin. 2008. Demographic, Movement, and Habitat Studies of the Endangered Snail Kite in Response to Operational Plans in Water Conservation Area 3A. U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. May 2008
Carthy, R., M.K. Oli, J.B. Wooding, J.E. Berish, and W.D. Meyer. 2005. Analysis of gopher tortoise population estimation techniques. Report to USACOE-CERL. October 2005
Brush, Janell, Melissa DeSa, Zach Welch, Carolyn Enloe, and Wiley Kitchens. 2009. Monitoring Floral and Faunal Succession Following Lake Enhancement in the Littoral Reaches of Lake Tohopekaliga. Final Report. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit. July 2009
Brush, J. and A. C. Watts. An assessment of autonomous unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) for avian surveys. Final Report, Wildlife Research Section, Fish and Wildlife Research Institute, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, 2008. January 2008
Bennetts, R.E. and W.M. Kitchens. 1997. The demography and movements of snail kites in Florida. Technical Report #56. U.S. Geological Survey/Biological Resources Division, Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Gainesville, FL. May 1997