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

Massachusetts Research Activities


Personnel at the Massachusetts Unit installing temperature loggers in a stream.


Project Completion Date
Conserving Snake Species of Greatest Conservation Need Threatened by an Emerging Fungal Skin Disease 2015-12-31
Assessing Habitat Occupancy of Tiger Prey in the Hukaung Valley of Northern Myanmar 2014-05-31
Inventory and Monitoring for the Federally Endangered Northern Red-bellied Cooter 2015-12-31
Movements of Coastal Birds in Southern New England 2016-12-31
Conserving Wood Turtles and Associated Riparian Species 2017-06-30
Offshore Movements of Migratory Bats in the Gulf of Maine 2017-12-31
Establishing long-term, continuous monitoring of flow, temperature, and macroinvertebrates at reference streams to quantify potential effects of climate change on stream ecosystems 2017-12-01
The longitudinal extent of thermal alteration downstream of impoundments in Massachusetts streams 2015-06-01
Urbanization and Massachusetts streams: Unpacking the biological effects of impervious cover 2017-06-30
Investigating alewife population dynamics and parent-progeny-relationships in the Parker River towards determining landscape effects on productivity 2016-06-30
Spatial and temporal variation of stream insect emergence in headwater streams 2014-05-01
Making decisions in complex landscapes: headwater stream management across multiple agencies 2016-05-01
Investigating Impacts of Winter Lake Drawdowns on Littoral Ecosystems 2019-12-31
A heads up view of aquatic ecosystem sustainability: understanding the terrestrial landscape scale impacts of urbanization on aquatic biota 2015-08-31
Plum Island Ecosystems LTER 2018-06-30
Population Size and Distribution of Sumatran Rhinoceros 2014-09-01
Ant Diversity in Pine Barrens of the Northeast 2014-05-31
Understanding the factors that influence outdoor residential water conservation: a case study in suburban Boston 2015-09-30
Impacts of Surface Water Supply Reservoirs on Stream Flow and Biota 2020-06-30
Offshore Wind Energy Technology, Environmental Impacts, and Policy 2016-09-01
Population Ecology of Sumatran Tigers and Their Prey 2005-12-31
Small mammal ecology and Lyme disease on Martha=s Vineyard 2005-05-31
Limitations to the northernmost distribution of Virginia opossums 2008-09-01
Effect of firebreaks on rare insects of M. F. Correllus State Forest, MA 2005-05-31
Local and landscape effects on frosted elfins in sandplain communities 2008-08-31
Ecology and Conservation of Wood Turtles in the Northeast 2013-12-31
Status assessment of Laysan and black-footed albatrosses 2009-03-31
Ecology and Conservation of Short-tailed Albatrosses 2012-12-31
Guiding conservation of eastern box turtles in Massachusetts 2010-05-31
Population viability modeling and conservation of Blanding=s turtles 2014-06-14
Multi-scale modeling of four-toed salamander habitat preference 2012-12-31
Effectiveness of road passage structures for freshwater turtles 2012-12-31
Foraging ecology of auks at their southern range boundary 2011-12-31
Effects of interacting threats on the survival of long-lived species 2009-08-31
Feeding behavior and nest site attendance of Atlantic puffins in Maine 2011-12-31
Bobcat distribution and movements in a mixed urban-rural environment 2013-12-31
Movements, Site Fidelity, Foraging Ecology, and Roosting Behavior of Ring-billed Gulls in Relation to a Water Supply Reservoir in Central Massachusetts. 2013-12-31
Regeneration of Forest Vegetation in Response to Browsing by Moose and Deer: An Experimental Approach Using Exclosures 2027-12-31
Demography and Habitat of Striped Skunks on the Island of Martha's Vineyard 2011-12-31
Salt Drive in Beavers: An Experimental Assessment with Field Feeding Trials 2011-12-31
Landscape Use by a Re-colonizing Moose Population in Massachusetts 2013-12-31
Ecology of Urban and Rural Black Bears in Massachusetts 2015-12-31
Status, Movements, and Habitat Use of Moose in Massachusetts 2011-09-15
Connecticut River Migratory Fish 2018-09-30
Habitat, connectivity, and viability of a timber rattlesnake metapopulation in southwestern Massachusetts 2014-05-01
Regeneration of Forest Vegetation in Response to Browsing by Moose and Deer: An Experimental Approach Using Exclosures 2010-12-31
Optimal Habitat Configuration for Mature-Forest and Scrub-Shrub Birds 2010-10-12
Closing the loop: characterizing habitat requirements, movements, and life stage linkages of river herring in Massachusetts watersheds 2022-12-31
Impacts of winter lake drawdowns on downstream flows and stream ecosystems 2021-08-31
Environmental factors controlling juvenile river herring productivity and emigration 2022-05-31
Assessing attitudes and impacts to society associated with the use of nontoxic ammunition for hunting on National Wildlife Refuges 2019-12-31
Natural-Ecological and Socio-Political Factors Influencing Urban Forest Management in Massachusetts 2019-12-31
The Ecological Value of Spruce Plantations in Massachusetts 2019-12-31
Assessing Hunter Values, Expectations, and Satisfaction Regarding Controlled White-Tailed Deer Hunts in Suburban Eastern Massachusetts 2019-12-31
Estimating Black Bear Density, Abundance, and Source-Sink Dynamics in Massachusetts 2020-06-30
Modeling Black Bear Habitat Use, Movement, and Connectivity in Massachusetts 2019-12-31
Massachusetts Residents' Attitudes Toward Black Bears and Black Bear Management 2019-12-31
Dwarf Wedgemussel Propagation and Restoration in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US 2021-05-31
Restoring Aquatic Habitats through Dam Removal 2020-06-30
Yellow Lampmussel Restoration Initiative 2020-01-31
Development of a Rapid Assessment Protocol for Aquatic Passability of Tidally Influenced Road-Stream Crossings 2017-09-30
Interannual Variation in Juvenile River Herring Productivity and Responses to Dam Removal 2020-06-30
Brook Floater Research and Conservation 2021-09-30
Using Genomics to Understand Population Dynamics and Enhance the Management of Canada Lynx Populations in the Contiguous United States 2019-12-31
Comparative Ecology and Conservation of Bears in North and South America 2020-12-31
Effects of Dam Removal on Stream Ecosystems 2018-01-30
Feasibility and uses for freshwater mussel culture in Massachusetts 2017-12-31
Evaluating freshwater productivity and sampling approaches for juvenile river herring in freshwater lakes and ponds 2017-12-31
Establishing links between stream flow and ecological integrity in the Sudbury River 2015-02-28
Research Publications Publication Date
Zeller, K.A., Wattles, D.W., Conlee, L., DeStefano, S.2019. American black bears (Ursus americanus) alter movements in response to anthropogenic features with time of day and season. Movement Ecology. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40462-019-0166-4 2019-07-31
Zeller, K. A., D. W. Wattles, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Incorporating road crossing data into vehicle collision risk models for moose (Alces americanus) in Massachusetts, USA. Environmental Management. 2018-06-30
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.M. Houle, B. Lambert, B.H. Letcher, K.H. Nislow, and C. Smith. 2020. Impacts of small dams on stream temperature. Ecological Indicators. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.106878 | Publisher Website 2020-09-30
Yako, L. A., M. E. Mather, and F. Juanes. 2002. Mechanisms for migration of anadromous herring; providing an ecological basis for an effective conservation plan. Ecological Applications 12:521-534 2002-01-31
Yako, L. A., M. E. Mather, and F. Juanes. 2000. Assessing the contribution of anadromous herring to largemouth bass growth. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society: 150: 2-17 2000-01-31
Wilzbach, M. A., M. E. Mather, C. L. Folt, A. Moore, R. J Naiman, A. F. Youngson, and J. McMenemy. 1998. Proactive responses to human impacts that balance development and Atlantic salmon conservation (Salmo salar): an integrative model. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 55:288-302. 1999-01-31
Whalen, K. G., D. L. Parrish, and M. E. Mather. 1999. Effect of ice formation on selection of habitats and winter distribution of post young-of-year Atlantic salmon parr. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 56:87-96. 1999-11-30
Whalen, K. G., D. L. Parrish, M. E. Mather, and J. McMenemy. 2000. Cross-tributary analysis of parr to smolt recruitment of Atlantic salmon. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 57:1607-1616 2000-01-31
Weinstein, S.Y., J.A. Coombs, K.H. Nislow, C. Riley, A.H. Roy, and A.R. Whiteley. 2019. Evaluating the effects of barriers on Slimy Sculpin (Cottus cognatus) movement and population connectivity using novel sibship-based and traditional genetic metrics. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 148: 1117-1131. DOI: 10.1002/tafs.10202 | Download | Publisher Website 2019-10-31
Webster, C. M., and S. DeStefano. 2004. Using public surveys to determine the distribution of greater roadrunners in urban and suburban Tucson, Arizona. Pages 69-77 in W. W. Shaw, L. K. Harris, and L. VanDruff, eds. Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Urban wildlife Conservation, Tucson, AZ. 2004-09-30
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2013. Space use and movements of moose in Massachusetts: implications for conservation of large mammals in a fragmented environment. Alces 49:65–81. 2013-10-31
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2013. Moose habitat in Massachusetts: assessing use at the southern edge of the range. Alces 49:133–147. 2013-10-31
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2011. Status and management of moose in the northeastern United States. Alces 47:53-68. | Abstract 2011-07-31
Wattles, D. W., K. A. Zeller, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Response of moose to a high-density road network. Journal of Wildlife Management. 2018-04-30
Wattles, D. W., K. A. Zeller, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Range expansion in unfavorable environments through behavioral responses to microclimatic conditions: moose (Alces americanus) as the model. Mammalian Biology. 2018-07-31
Walter, J. F., A. S. Overton, K. H. Ferry, M. E. Mather. 2002. Atlantic coast feeding habitats of striped bass: a synthesis of data supporting a comprehensive coastwide understanding of trophic biology. Fisheries Management and Ecology 10:-1-13 2003-08-31
Walsh, C.J., D.B. Booth, M.J. Burns, T.D. Fletcher, R.L. Hale, L.N. Hoang, G. Livingston, M.A. Rippy, A.H. Roy, M. Scoggins, and A. Wallace. 2016. Principles for urban stormwater management to protect stream ecosystems. Freshwater Science 35:398-411. 2016-01-31
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). 2014. Best practices for continuous monitoring of temperature and flow in wadeable streams. Global Change Research Program, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Washington, DC. EPA/600/R-13/170F | Abstract | Download | Publisher Website 2014-09-30
Tucker, M. et al. 2018. Moving in the Anthropocene: Global reductions in terrestrial mammalian movements. Science 359:466-469. DOI: 10.1126/science.aam9712 | Download 2018-01-31
Suryan, R. M., Sato, F., Balogh, G., Hyrenbach, K. D., Sievert, P. R., and Ozaki, K. 2006. Foraging destinations and marine habitat use of short-tailed albatrosses: A multi-scale approach using first-passage time analysis. Deep Sea Research II 53(3-4):370-386. 2006-06-30
Suryan, R. M., D. J. Anderson, S. A. Shaffer, D. D. Roby, Y. Tremblay, D. P. Costa, P. R. Sievert, F. Sato, and K. Ozaki. 2007. Wind, waves, and wing loading: their relative importance to the at-sea distribution and movements of North and Central Pacific albatrosses. PLoS ONE 3(12):e401 2008-01-31
Strules, J., and S. DeStefano. 2016. Seasonal foraging responses of beavers to sodium-enhanced foods: an experimental assessment with field feeding trials. Journal of Mammalogy 97:89–101. 2016-01-31
Sterrett, S., A. Roy, P. Hazelton, B. Watson, B. Swartz, T.R. Russ, L. Holst, M. Marchand, J. Wisniewski, M. Ashton, and B. Wicklow. 2018. Brook Floater Rapid Assessment Monitoring Protocol. U.S. Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Cooperator Science Series FWS/CSS-132-2018, Washington, D.C. | Publisher Website 2018-09-30
Stein A. B., T. K. Fuller, S. DeStefano, and L. L. Marker. 2011. Leopard population and home range estimates in north-central Namibia. African Journal of Ecology 49:383-387. 2011-08-31
Steidl, R. J., S. DeStefano, and W. J. Matter. 2000. On increasing the quality, reliability, and rigor of wildlife science. Wildlife Society Bulletin 28:518-521. 2000-01-31
Smith, J. S., M. E. Mather, H. J. Frank, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn, S. D. McCormick. 2009. Evaluation of a gastric radio tag insertion technique for anadromous alewives. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 29:367–377. 2009-04-30
Shuster, W.D., A.S. Garmestani, O.O. Green, L.K. Rhea, A.H. Roy, and H.W. Thurston. 2013. Catchment-scale stormwater management via economic incentives-- an overview and lessons-learned. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference of Novatech. | Abstract | Download | Publisher Website 2013-06-30
Schlossberg, S., D. I. King, S. DeStefano, and M. J. Hartley. 2018. Effects of early-successional shrubland management on breeding wood thrush populations. Journal of Wildlife Management 82. 2018-08-31
Roy, A.H., L.K. Rhea, A.L. Mayer, W.D. Shuster, J.J. Beaulieu, M.E. Hopton, M.A. Morrison, and A. St. Amand. 2014. How much is enough? Minimal responses of water quality and stream biota to partial retrofit stormwater management in a suburban neighborhood. PLoS ONE 9: e85011 | Abstract | Download | Publisher Website 2014-01-31
Roy, A.H., K.A. Capps, R.W. El-Sabaawi, K.L. Jones, T.B. Parr, A. Ramirez, R.F. Smith, C.J. Walsh, and S.J. Wenger. 2016. Urbanization and stream ecology: Diverse mechanisms of change. Freshwater Science 35:272-277. 2016-01-31
Rosset, J., A.H. Roy, B. Gahagan, A. Whiteley, M. Armstrong, J. Sheppard, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Temporal patterns of river herring migration and spawning in coastal Massachusetts. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 146:1101-1114. DOI: 10.1080/00028487.2017.1341851 | Publisher Website 2017-09-30
Rogers, A. S., S. DeStefano, and M. Ingraldi. 2005. Quantifying raptor diets: a comparative study between remote cameras and observation from blinds. Journal of Raptor Research 39:303-309. 2005-08-31
Rogers, A. S., S. DeStefano, and M. F. Ingraldi. 2006. Diet, prey delivery rates, and prey biomass of northern goshawks in east-central Arizona. Studies in Avian Biology 31:219-227. 2006-09-30
Pautzke, S. M., M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, L. A. Deegan, R. M. Muth. 2010. Seasonal use of a New England estuary by foraging contingents of migratory striped bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 139: 257–269 2010-01-31
Parrish, D. L., M. E. Mather, and R. A. Stein. 1995. Problem-solving research for management: a perspective. Fisheries 20:6-13. 1996-01-31
Odell, J., M. E. Mather, and R. M. Muth. 2005. Biosocial Approach for Analyzing Environmental Conflicts: A Case Study of Horseshoe Crab Allocation. Bioscience 55 (9): 735-748(14) 2005-09-30
Nitschke, P., M. E. Mather, and F. Juanes. 2002. The role of anthropogenic disturbance, density, habitat, and abiotic factors on recruitment of a temperate reef fish, cunner (Tautogolabrus adspersus), in Cape Cod Bay. Marine Ecology Progress Series 226:165-178 2002-01-31
Nitschke, P., M. E. Mather, and F. Juanes. 2001. Length-, weight-, and age-fecundity relationships for cunner (Tautogolabrus adspersus). North American Journal of Fisheries Management 21:86-95 2001-08-31
Nishida, C., C.W. Boal, S. DeStefano, and R. G. Hobbs. 2013. Nesting habitat and productivity of Swainson's hawks in Southeastern Arizona. Journal of Raptor Research 47:377-384. 2013-12-31
Muth, R. M., R. R. Zwick, M. E. Mather, J. F. Organ. 2002. Passing the torch of fisheries and wildlife management: comparing the attitudes and values of younger and older conservation professionals. Transactions of the 67th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference, p 178-193. Wildlife Management Institute, Washington. DC 2002-12-31
Muth, R. M., D. A. Hamilton, J. F. Organ, D. J. Witter, M. E. Mather, and J. J. Daigle. 1998. The future of wildlife and fisheries policy: assessing the attitudes and values of wildlife and fisheries professionals. Transactions of the 63rd North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference. 1999-01-31
Muth, R. M, R. R. Zwick, M. E. Mather, J. F. Organ, J. J. Daigle, S. A. Jonker. 2006. Unnecessary source of pain and suffering or necessary management tool: examining the attitudes of conservation professionals toward outlawing the leghold trap. Wildlife Society Bulletin 34:706-715 2006-09-30
Mueller, T., K. A. Olson, G. Dressler, P. Leimgruber, T. K. Fuller, C. Nicolson, A. J. Novaro, M. J. Bolgeri, D. Wattles, S. DeStefano, J. M. Calabrese, and W. Fagan. 2011. How landscape dynamics link individual- to population-level movement patterns: a multispecies comparison of ungulate relocation data. Global Ecology and Biogeography 20:683–694. 2011-01-31
Moloney, D., K. Wormington, and S. DeStefano. 2002. Stag retention and use by arboreal marsupials in eucalypt forests of southeast Queensland, Australia: implications for management. Pages 347-355 in W. F. Laudenslayer, Jr. et al., editors. Proceedings of the symposium on the ecology and management of dead wood in western forests. U. S. Forest Service, Albany, CA. 2002-12-31
McPherson, G. M., and S. DeStefano. 2002. Applied ecology and natural resource management. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. 2002-12-31
McGrath, M. T., S. DeStefano, R. A. Riggs, L. L. Irwin, and G. J. Roloff. 2003. Spatially explicit influences on northern goshawk nesting habitat in the interior Pacific Northwest. Wildlife Monographs 154. 2003-10-31
McDonald, J. E., S. DeStefano, C. Gaughan, M. Meyer, W. A. Woytek, S. Christensen, and T. K. Fuller. 2011. Survival and harvest-related mortality of white-tailed deer in Massachusetts. Wildlife Society Bulletin 35:209–219. 2011-07-31
McCarthy, K. P., and S. DeStefano. 2011. Effects of spatial disturbance on common loon nest site selection and territory success. Journal of Wildlife Management 75:289-296. 2011-04-30
McCarthy, K. P., and S. DeStefano. 2011. Common loon nest defense against an American mink. Northeastern Naturalist 18:247-249. 2011-04-30
McCarthy, K. P., S. DeStefano, and T. Laskowski. 2010. Bald eagle predation on a common loon egg. Journal of Raptor Research 44:249-251. | Abstract | Publisher Website 2010-12-31
Mayer, A.L., W.D. Shuster, J.J. Beaulieu, M.E. Hopton, L.K. Rhea, A.H. Roy, and H.W. Thurston. 2012. Building green infrastructure via citizen participation: a six-year study in the Shepherd Creek (Ohio). Environmental Practice 14:57-67. | Abstract | Publisher Website 2012-03-31
Mather, M. E., and R. A. Stein. 1993. Using growth-mortality tradeoffs to explore a crayfish species replacement in stream riffles and pools. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 50: 88-96. 1994-01-31
Mather, M. E., and R. A. Stein. 1993. Direct and indirect effects of fish predation on the replacement of a native crayfish by an invading congenor. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 50: 1279-1288. 1994-01-31
Mather, M. E., M. J. Vanni, T. E. Wissing, S. A. Davis, and M. H. Schaus. 1995. Regeneration of nitrogen and phosphorus by bluegill and gizzard shad: effect of feeding history. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 52: 2327-2338. 1996-01-31
Mather, M. E., D. L. Parrish. C. A. Campbell, J. R. McMenemy, and J. M. Smith. 2008. Summer temperature variation and implications for juvenile Atlantic salmon. Hydrobiologia 603:183-196 2008-03-31
Mather, M. E., D. L. Parrish, and J. M. Dettmers. 2009. The extensive and complex landscape of fish-related journals authors’ response. Fisheries 34:144-145. 2009-03-31
Mather, M. E., D. L. Parrish, R. A. Stein, and R. M. Muth. 1995. Management issues and their relative priorities within state fisheries agencies. Fisheries 20:14-21. 1996-01-31
Mather, M. E., D. L. Parrish, J. M. Dettmers. 2008. Mapping the changing landscape of fish-related journals: setting a course for successful communication of scientific information. Fisheries 33(9): 444-453. 2008-09-30
Mather, M. E., D. L. Parrish, C. L. Folt, and D. M. DeGraaf. 1998. Integrating across scales: effectively applying science for the successful conservation of Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar). Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 55:1-8. 1999-01-31
Mather, M. E. 1998. The role of context specific predation in understanding patterns exhibited by anadromous salmon. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 55: 232-246. 1999-01-31
Mather, M. E, J. T. Finn, K. H. Ferry, L. A. Deegan, G. A. Nelson.. 2009. Use of non-natal estuaries by migratory striped bass (Morone saxatilis) in summer. Fishery Bulletin 107(3): 329-337 2009-07-31
Marjadi, M.N., A.H. Roy, A. Jordaan, B.I. Gahagan, M.P. Armstrong, and A.R. Whiteley. 2019. Larger body size and earlier run timing increase alewife reproductive success in a whole lake experiment. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 76:1134-1146. DOI: 10.1139/cjfas-2017-0451 | Publisher Website 2019-07-31
Lerman, S. B., K. H. Nislow, D. J. Nowak, S. DeStefano, D. I. King, and D. T. Jones-Farrand. 2014. Using urban forest assessment tools to model bird habitat potential. Landscape and Urban Planning 122:29–40. 2014-04-30
LeFlore, E.G., T.K. Fuller, J.T. Finn, S. DeStefano, and J.F. Organ. 2019. Wild canid distribution and co-existence during Fall in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. Northeastern Naturalist 26:325-342. 2019-06-30
Kuvlesky, W. P., Jr., S. A. Gall, S. J. Dobrott, S. Tolley, F. S. Guthery, S. DeStefano, N. King, K. R. Nolte, N. J. Silvy, J. C. Lewis, G. Gee, G. Camou-Lourdes, and R. Engel-Wilson. 2000. The status of masked bobwhite recovery in the United States and Mexico. Pages 42-57 in L. A. Brennan, W. E. Palmer, L. W. Burger, Jr., and T. L. Pruden, eds. Quail IV: Proceedings of the Fourth National Quail Symposium 4, Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FL. 2000-01-31
Kosa, J. T., and M. E. Mather. 2001 Processes contributing to variability in regional patterns of juvenile river herring abundance across small coastal systems. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 130: 600-619 2001-08-31
Koenen, K., S. DeStefano, C. Henner, and T. Beroldi. 2005. From the field: capturing beavers in box traps. Wildlife Society Bulletin 33:1153-1159. 2005-08-31
Koenen, K. G., S. DeStefano, and P. R. Krausman. 2002. Using distance sampling to estimate seasonal densities of desert mule deer. Wildlife Society Bulletin 30:53-63. 2002-01-31
Katz, R., E. Grant, M. Runge, B. Connery, M. Crockett, E. Herland, S. Johnson, D. Kirk, J. Wofford, R. Bennett, K. Nislow, M. Norris, D. Hocking, B. Letcher, A. Roy. 2014. Making decisions in complex landscapes: Headwater stream management across multiple federal agencies. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Conservation Training Center, Structured Decision Making Workshop Report. | Download | Publisher Website 2014-11-30
Kanda, L. L., T. K. Fuller, P. R. Sievert, and R. L. Kellogg. 2009. Seasonal source-sink dynamics at the edge of a species range. Ecology 90(6):1574-1585. 2009-07-31
Kanda, L. L., Fuller, T. K., and Sievert, P. R. 2006. Local distribution and landscape associations of road-killed Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana) in central Massachusetts. American Midland Naturalist 156:128-134. 2006-08-31
Kanda, L. L., Fuller, T. K., and Sievert, P. R. 2006. Landscape associations of road-killed Virginia opossums (Didelphis virginiana) in central Massachusetts. American Midland Naturalist 156:128-134. 2006-07-31
Kanda, L. L., Fuller, T. K., Sievert, P. R., and Friedland, K. D. 2005. Variation in winter microclimate and its potential influence on Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) survival in Amherst, Massachusetts. Urban Ecosystems 8: 213-223. 2005-09-30
Jordan, C. N., T. Kaur, K. Koenen, S. DeStefano, A. M. Zajac, and D. S. Lindsay. 2005. Prevalence of agglutinating antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii and Sarcocystis neurona in beavers (Castor canadensis) from Massachusetts. Journal of Parasitology 91:210-211. 2005-08-31
Jane, S. F., A. H. Roy, P. D. Hazelton, T. A. Richards, J. T. Finn, and T. O. Randhir. 2016. Establishing links between streamflow and ecological integrity in the Sudbury River. U.S. Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Cooperator Science Series FWS/CSS-122-2016, Washington, D.C. | Publisher Website 2016-12-31
Hobbs, R. J., S. DeStefano, and W. L. Halvorson. 2006. Breeding biology of red-tailed hawks in an altered desert grassland. Journal of Raptor Research 40:38-45. 2006-09-30
Hinojosa-Huerta, O., S. DeStefano, and W. W. Shaw. 2001. Abundance and distribution of the Yuma clapper rail (Rallus longirostris yumanensis) in the Colorado River delta, Mexico. Journal of Arid Environments 49:171-182. 2001-09-30
Hinojosa-Huerta, O., S. DeStefano, Y. Carrillo-Guerrero, W. W. Shaw, and C. Valdes-Casillas. 2004. Waterbird communities and associated wetlands of the Colorado River Delta, Mexico. Studies in Avian Biology 27:52-60. 2004-03-31
Hewitt, D, A., J. S. Link, D. H. Wahl, S. J. Cooke, and M. E. Mather 2009. Maintaining the Competitiveness of the American Fisheries Society Journals: An Assessment Based on Influence and Cost-Effectiveness. Fisheries 34:598-606 2009-12-31
Harper, R.W., E.S. Huff, D.V. Bloniarz, S. DeStefano, and C.R. Nicolson. 2018. Exploring the characteristics of successful volunteer-led urban forest tree committees in Massachusetts. Urban Forestry and Urban Greening 34: 311-317. 2018-08-31
Harper, R. W., D. V. Bloniarz, S. DeStefano, and C. R. Nicolson. 2017. Urban forest management in New England: towards a contemporary understanding of tree wardens in Massachusetts communities. Arboricultural Journal 39:162-178. 2017-10-31
Haggerty, S. A., and Sievert, P. R. 2005. Managing firebreak fuels to promote habitat of an imperiled moth. Ecological Restoration 23(1): 67-68. 2005-03-31
Guthery, F. S., N. M. King, K. R. Nolte, W. P. Kuvlesky, Jr., S. DeStefano, S. A. Gall, and N. J. Silvy. 2001. Multivariate perspectives on patch use by masked bobwhites. Journal of Wildlife Management 65:118-124. 2000-07-31
Guthery, F. S., N. M. King, K. R. Nolte, W. P. Kuvlesky, Jr., S. DeStefano, S. A. Gall, and N. J. Silvy. 2000. Comparative habitat ecology of Texas and masked bobwhites. Journal of Wildlife Management 64:407-420. 2000-01-31
Grgurovic, M., and Sievert, P. R. 2005. Movement patterns of Blanding's turtles (Emydoidea blandingii) in the suburban landscape of eastern Massachusetts. Urban Ecosystems 8: 201-211. 2005-09-30
Gaughan, C. R., and S. DeStefano. 2005. Quantifying edge and assessing effects of suburban development on white-tailed deer movement patterns. Urban Ecosystems 8:189-200. 2005-08-31
Fuller, T. K., and S. DeStefano. 2003. Relative importance of early-successional forests and shrubland habitats to mammals in the northeastern United States. Forest Ecology and Management 185:75-79. 2003-10-31
Fuller, T. K., and P. R. Sievert. 2001. Carnivore demography and the consequences of changes in prey availability. Pages 163-178 in J. L. Gittleman, S. M. Funk, D. W. Macdonald, and R. K. Wayne, editors. Carnivore conservation. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 2001-02-28
Franson, J. C., S. P. Hansen, T. E. Creekmore, C. J. Brand, D. C. Evers, A. E. Duerr, and S. DeStefano. 2003. Lead fishing weights and other fishing tackle in selected waterbirds. Waterbirds 26:345-352. 2003-10-31
Franson, J. C., S. P. Hansen, A. E. Duerr, and S. DeStefano. 2001. Size and mass of grit in gizzards of sandhill cranes, tundra swans, and mute swans. Waterbirds 24:242-244. 2001-06-30
Frank, H. F, M. E. Mather, J. M. Smith, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn, S. D. McCormick. 2009. What is ‘fallback"?: metrics needed to assess telemetry tag effects on anadromous fish behavior. Hydrobiologia 35:237-249. 2009-08-31
Frank, H. F, M. E. Mather, R. M. Muth, S. M. Pautzke, J. M. Smith, J. T. Finn, 2009. The Adopt-a-Herring Program as a Fisheries Conservation Tool. Fisheries 34(10):496-507 2009-10-31
Finkelstein, M., V. J. Bakker, D. F. Doak, B. Sullivan, W. H. Satterthwaite, R. L. Lewison, P. B. McIntyre, S. Wolf, D. Priddel, J. M. Arnold, R. W. Henry, P. R. Sievert, and J. P. Croxall. 2008. Evaluating the potential effectiveness of compensatory mitigation strategies for marine bycatch. PLoS ONE 3(6): e2480. 2008-06-30
Finkelstein, M., Keitt, B. S., Tershy, B., Jarman, W. M., Rodriguez-Pastor, S., Anderson, D. J., Sievert, P. R., Croll, D. A., and Smith, D. R. 2005. Albatross species demonstrate regional differences in North Pacific marine contamination. Ecological Applications 16(2):678-686. 2006-04-30
Field, R., R. J. Warren, H. Okarma, and P. R. Sievert, editors. 2001. Wildlife, land, and people: priorities for the 21st century. Proceedings of the Second International Wildlife Management Congress. The Wildlife Society, Betheseda, Maryland, USA. 2001-12-31
Fernandez, P., D. J. Anderson, P. R. Sievert, and K. P. Huyvaert. 2001. Foraging destinations of three low-latitude albatross (Phoebastria) species. Journal of Zoology, London 254:391-404. 2001-06-30
Fayer, R., M. Santin, J. M. Trout, S. DeStefano, K. Koenen, and T. Kaur. 2006. Prevalence of Microsporidia, Cryptosporidium spp., and Giardia spp. in beavers (Castor canadensis) in Massachusetts. Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 37:492-497. 2006-09-30
Faison, E. K., S. DeStefano, D. R. Foster, and A. Barker-Plotkin. 2016. Functional response of ungulate browsers in disturbed eastern hemlock forests. Forest Ecology and Management 362:177-183. 2016-04-30
Faison, E. K., S. DeStefano, D. R. Foster, G. Motzkin, and J. M. Rapp. 2016. Ungulate browsers promote herbaceous layer diversity in logged temperate forests. Ecology and Evolution 6:4591–4602. 2016-07-31
Faison, E. K., S. DeStefano, D. R. Foster, J. M. Rapp, and J. Compton. 2016. Multiple browsers structure tree recruitment in logged temperature forests. PLoS One https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0166783. 2016-11-30
Faison, E. K., D. R. Foster, and S. DeStefano. 2016. Long-term deer exclusion has complex effects on a suburban forest understory. Rhodora 118:382-402. 2016-07-31
Duerr, A. D., and S. DeStefano. 1999. Use of a metal detector for determining abundance of lead fishing sinkers in waterbird habitat. Wildlife Society Bulletin 27:952-958. 1999-11-30
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, A.R. Whiteley, B.I. Gahagan, M.P. Armstrong, and A. Jordaan. 2018. Precision and effectiveness of a purse seine for sampling age-0 river herring in lakes. North American Journal of Fisheries Management. DOI: 10.1002/nafm.10065 | Publisher Website 2018-03-31
Desimone, S. M., and S. DeStefano. 2005. Temporal patterns of northern goshawk nest area occupancy and habitat: a retrospective analysis. J. Raptor Research 39(3):299-312. 2005-09-30
DeStefano, S., and R. M. DeGraaf. 2003. Exploring the ecology of suburban wildlife. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 1:95-101. 2003-02-28
DeStefano, S., and R. J. Steidl. 2001. The professional biologist and advocacy: what role do we play? Human Dimensions in Wildlife 6:11-19. 2001-06-30
DeStefano, S., and R. G. Haight, editors. 2002. Forest wildlife-habitat relationships: population and community responses to forest management. Society of American Foresters, Bethesda, MD. 276pp. 2002-05-31
DeStefano, S., and R. D. Deblinger. 2005. Wildlife as valuable natural resources versus intolerable pests: a suburban wildlife management model. Urban Ecosystems 8:177-188. 2005-08-31
DeStefano, S., and E. A. Johnson. 2005. Species that benefit from sprawl. Pages 206-235 in E. A. Johnson and M. W. Klemens, eds. Nature in fragments, the legacy of urban sprawl. Columbia University Press, New York, NY. 2005-08-31
DeStefano, S., and C. M. Webster. 2012. Distribution and habitat of greater roadrunners in urban and suburban Arizona. Studies in Avian Biology 45:155– 166. | Abstract 2012-07-31
DeStefano, S., and C. Boal. 2018. Perspectives and future directions. Pages 273-286 in C. Boal and C. Dykstra, Eds. Urban raptors: ecology and conservation of birds of prey in an urbanizing world. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 2018-06-30
DeStefano, S., S. L. Schmidt, and J. deVos. 2000. Predator activity at wildlife water developments in southern Arizona. Journal of Range Management 53:257-260. 2000-01-31
DeStefano, S., R. D. Deblinger, and C. Miller. 2005. Suburban wildlife: lessons, challenges, and opportunities. Urban Ecosystems 8:131-136. 2005-08-31
DeStefano, S., M. T. McGrath, S. M. Desimone, and S. K. Daw. 2006. Ecology and habitat of breeding northern goshawks in the inland Pacific Northwest: a summary of research in the 1990s. Studies in Avian Biology 31:76-85. 2006-09-30
DeStefano, S., K. K. G. Koenen, and J. Pereira. 2013. Common loon incubates rocks as surrogates for eggs. Northeastern Naturalist 20:143-147. 2013-01-31
DeStefano, S. 2013. Status and potential impacts of exotic grasses and grass-like vegetation on New England wildlife. Wildlife Society Bulletin 37:486–496. 2013-08-31
DeStefano, S. 2009. Wildlife corridors and developed landscapes. Pages 85-102 in A. X. Esparza and G. R. McPherson, eds. The Planner's Guide to Natural Resource Conservation: The Science of Land Conversion Beyond the Metropolitan Fringe. Springer Book Publishers, New York, NY. | Abstract | Publisher Website 2009-03-31
DeStefano, S. 2005. A review of the status and distribution of northern goshawks in New England. Journal of Raptor Research 39:342-350. 2005-08-31
DeStefano, S. 2002. Regional and national issues for forest wildlife research and management. Forest Science 48:181-189. 2002-05-31
Daw, S. K., and S. DeStefano. 2001. Forest characteristics of northern goshawk nest stands and post-fledging areas in Oregon. Journal of Wildlife Management 65:59-65. 2001-09-30
Craig, L.S., J.D. Olden, A.H. Arthington, S. Entrekin, C.P. Hawkins, J.J. Kelly, T.A. Kennedy, B.M., Maitland, E.J. Rosi, A.H. Roy, D.L. Strayer, J.L. Tank, A.O. West, and M.S. Wooten. 2017. Meeting the challenge of interacting threats in freshwater ecosystems: A call to scientists and managers. Elementa 5:72. DOI: 10.1525/elementa.256 | Publisher Website 2017-12-31
Clark, D. E., S. DeStefano, K. G. MacKenzie, K. K. G. Koenen, and J. W. Whitney. 2016. Roost site selection by ring-billed and herring gulls. Journal of Wildlife Management 80:708–719. 2016-04-30
Clark, D. E., K. K. G. Koenen, K. G. MacKenzie, J. W. Pereira, and S. DeStefano. 2013. Stainless-steel wires exclude ring-billed gulls from a waste water treatment plant. Journal of the American Water Works Association 105:75-76. 2013-09-30
Clark, D. E., K. K. G. Koenen, J. W. Pereira, K. G. MacKenzie, and S. DeStefano. 2016. Fidelity and persistence of ring-billed gulls (Larus delawarensis) and herring gulls (Larus argentatus) to wintering sites in Massachusetts. Waterbirds 39:220-234. 2016-04-30
Clark, D. E., K. G. Koenen, J. Pereira, K. MacKenzie, and S. DeStefano. 2014. Evaluation of a net launcher for capturing urban gulls. Wildlife Society Bulletin 38:605–610. 2014-09-30
Clark, D. E., J. W. Whitney, K. G. MacKenzie, K. K. G. Koenen, and S. DeStefano. 2015. Assessing gull abundance and food availability in urban parking lots. Human-Wildlife Interactions 9:180–190. 2015-12-31
Cheney, K.N., A.H. Roy, R.F. Smith, and R.E. DeWalt. 2019. Effects of stream temperature and substrate type on emergence patterns of Plecoptera and Trichoptera from Northeastern United States headwater streams. Environmental Entomology 48:1349-1359. DOI: 10.1093/ee/nvz106 | Publisher Website 2019-09-30
Chandler, R. B., D. I. King, and S. DeStefano. 2009. Scrub-shrub bird habitat associations at multiple spatial scales in beaver meadows in Massachusetts. Auk 126:187-197. | Abstract 2009-01-31
Carmignani, J.R., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, and H. Giard. 2019. Annual winter water level drawdowns limit shallow-water mussel densities in small lakes. Freshwater Biology 64:1519-1533. DOI: 10.1111/fwb.13324 | Publisher Website 2019-06-30
Carmignani, J.R. and A.H. Roy. 2017. Ecological impacts of winter lake drawdowns on lake littoral zones: A review. Aquatic Sciences 79:803-824. DOI 10.1007/s00027-017-0549-9 | Download 2017-07-31
Carey, M. P., and M. E. Mather. 2008. Tracking Change In A Human Dominated Landscape: Developing Conservation Guidelines Using Freshwater Fish Aquatic Conservation: Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems 18: 877-890 2008-08-31
Carey, M. P. and M. E. Mather. 2009. Identifying across-system sources of variation in a generalist freshwater fish: correlates of total and size-specific abundance of yellow perch. Ecology of Freshwater Fish 2009: 18: 145–155 2009-03-31
Booth, D.B., A.H. Roy, B. Smith, and K.A. Capps. 2016. Global perspectives on the urban stream syndrome. Freshwater Science 35:412-420. 2016-01-31
Bocsi, T.J., P.S. Warren, R.W. Harper and S. DeStefano. 2018. Wildlife Habitat Management on College and University Campuses. Cities and the Environment (CATE) 11:1-14. 2018-05-31
Bies, L., M. Hutchins, J. Organ, and S. DeStefano. 2012. Chapter 7. The role of professional societies in connecting science and management: The Wildlife Society as an example. Pages 85-98 in J. P. Sands, S. J. DeMaso, M. J. Schnupp, and L. A. Brennan, editors. Wildlife science: connecting research with management. CRC Press: Taylor Francis Group, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 2012-04-30
Bhaskar, A.S., L. Beesley, M.J. Burns, T.D. Fletcher, P. Hamel, C.E. Oldham, and A.H. Roy. 2016. Will it rise or will it fall? Managing the complex effects of urbanization on baseflow. Freshwater Science 35:293-310. 2016-01-31
Becker, S., S. Jackson, A. Jordaan, and A. Roy. 2018. Impacts of Tidal Road-Stream Crossings on Aquatic Organism Passage. U.S. Department of Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service, Cooperator Science Series FWS/CSS-131-2018, Washington, D.C. | Publisher Website 2018-08-31
Arata, J.A., P.R. Sievert, and M.B. Naughton. 2009. Status assessment of Laysan and black-footed albatrosses, North Pacific Ocean, 1923-2005: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations report 2009 - 5131, 80 p. 2009-06-30
Andersen, D. E., S. DeStefano, M. I. Goldstein, K. Titus, C. Crocker-Bedford, J. J. Keane, R. G. Anthony, and R. N. Rosenfield. 2005. Technical review of the status of northern goshawks in the western United States. Journal of Raptor Research 39:192-209. 2005-09-30
Andersen, D. E., S. DeStefano, M. I. Goldstein, K. Titus, C. Crocker-Bedford, J. J. Keane, R. G. Anthony, and R. N. Rosenfield. 2004. The status of Northern Goshawks in the western United States. The Wildlife Society, Technical Review 04-1, Bethesda MD, 24 p. 2004-09-30
Albanese, G., P. D. Vickery, and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Habitat characteristics of adult frosted elfins (Callophrys irus) in sandplain communities of southeastern Massachusetts, USA. Biological Conservation. 136(1):53-64. 2007-01-31
Albanese, G., M. W. Nelson, P. D. Vickery, and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Larval feeding behavior and ant association in frosted elfin, Callophrys irus, (Lycaenidae). Journal of the Lepidopterists? Society 61(2):61-66. 2007-06-30
Albanese, G. , P. D. Vickery, and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Microhabitat use by larvae and females of a rare barrens butterfly, frosted elfin (Callophrys irus). Journal of Insect Conservation 12(6): 603-615. (Publication date: Dec 2008) 2008-12-31
Presentations Presentation Date
Zeller, K.A., D.W. Wattles, L. Conlee, and S. DeStefano. 2019. Movement and density of black bears in Massachusetts. East Quabbin Land Trust Monthly Meeting. September 22, 2019. 2019-09-22
Zeller, K.A., D.W. Wattles, L. Conlee, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Modeling moose and black bear movement in Massachusetts. The Nature Conservancy workshop for the Berkshire Wildlife Linkages Partnership. Westfield State University. October 22, 2018. 2018-10-22
Zeller, K., D. Wattles, and S. DeStefano. 2019. Forecasting seasonal connectivity in a developing landscape. Annual meeting of The Wildlife Society, Reno, Nevada. 2019-09-30
Zeller, K., D. Wattles, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Black bear movements and habitat use. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
Zeller, K. A., D. W. Wattles, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Modeling road crossings for moose (Alces americanus) and black bear (Ursus americanus) in Massachusetts, USA. 8th Northeastern Transportation & Wildlife Conference, Amherst, MA. 2018-09-10
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, C.R. Smith, and B.H. Letcher. 2016. Impacts of small, surface-release dams on stream temperature. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockland, ME. 2016-03-23
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, C.R. Smith, and B.H. Letcher. 2016. Impacts of small, surface-release dams on stream temperature. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, B.H. Letcher, and C.R. Smith. 2016. Small dam impacts to stream temperature and potential consequences for aquatic biota. Northeast Natural History Conference, 22-24 April 2016, Springfield, MA. 2016-04-23
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, B.H. Letcher, K. Houle, B. Lambert, and C.R. Smith. 2018. Small dams can have large thermal effects with negative implications for coldwater species. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 20-24 May 2018, Detroit, MI. 2018-05-21
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, B.H. Letcher, K. Houle, B. Lambert, and C.R. Smith. 2017. Tackling the worst first: Variable impacts of dams on stream temperature and dissolved oxygen. 4th Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology, 31 May-3 June 2017, Browns Summit, NC. 2017-06-01
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, B.H. Letcher, B. Lambert, K. Houle, and C.R. Smith. 2017. Understanding variation in stream temperature and dissolved oxygen responses to small dams. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 4-9 June 2017, Raleigh, NC. 2017-06-04
Zaidel, P.A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, B.H. Letcher, B. Lambert, K. Houle, and C.R. Smith. 2017. Factors explaining observed variation in dam-induced temperature and dissolved oxygen changes in Massachusetts streams. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Zaidel, P., A. Roy, K. Nislow, B. Letcher, B. Lambert, K. Houle, and C. Smith. 2016. Assessing the potential for dam removal to restore natural thermal and dissolved oxygen regimes. Society for Ecological Restoration New England Chapter Annual Conference, 14-15 October 2016, Durham, NH. 2016-10-14
Zaidel, P., A. Roy, K. Nislow, B. Letcher, B. Lambert, K. Houle, and C. Smith. 2016. Assessing the potential for dam removal to restore natural thermal and dissolved oxygen regimes. Life Sciences Graduate Research Symposium, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2016-12-02
Yorks, D.T., P.R. Sievert, and D. J. Paulson. 2011. Designing road passage structures that maximize use by freshwater turtles. International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, Seattle, WA, 21-25 Aug. 2011-08-23
Yorks, D., P. R. Sievert, and P. deMaynadier. 2014. Assessing and mitigating the effects of turtle road mortality in Maine, and experimental tests of tunnel and barrier options for reducing road mortality. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Annual Conference, 19-21 Apr 2014. 2014-04-20
Yorks, D. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2012. Experimental tests of tunnel and barrier options for reducing road mortalities of freshwater turtles. 2012. 10th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, Tucson, AZ, 16-19 Aug. 2012-08-18
Yorks, D. T., T. Dexter, and P. R. Sievert. 2012. Experimental tests of tunnel and barrier options for reducing road mortalities of freshwater turtles. Northeastern Transportation and Wildlife Conference, South Portland, ME, 16-19 Sep. 2012-09-17
Yorks, D. T., D. J. Paulson, and P. R. Sievert. 2010. The importance of lighting levels in design of under-road passages for freshwater turtles. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Providence, RI, 7-12 Jul. 2010-07-10
Yorks, D. T., D. J. Paulson, and P. R. Sievert. 2010. Experimental tests of tunnel options for reducing road mortalities of freshwater turtles in Massachusetts. Northeast Transportation and Wildlife Conference, Amherst, MA, 13-15 Sep 2010-09-14
Yarra, A.N., T.A. Richards, and A.H. Roy. 2015. Impacts of thermal and flow alteration on benthic stream macroinvertebrates downstream of water supply reservoirs. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Yarra, A.N., T.A. Richards, and A.H. Roy. 2015. Impacts of thermal and flow alteration on benthic stream macroinvertebrates downstream of surface water reservoirs in Massachusetts. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Yarra, A.N., T.A. Richards, and A.H. Roy. 2014. Assessing effects of surface water supply reservoirs on stream hydrologic and thermal regimes in Massachusetts. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-26
Willey, L.L., P.R. Sievert, and M.T. Jones. 2011. Box turtles at the edge of their range: Population densities and movement patterns of Terrapene carolina in fragmented landscapes in Massachusetts and the Florida Everglades. 9th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, 14-17 Aug. 2011-08-16
Willey, L.L., M.T. Jones, and P.R. Sievert. 2013. An update on regional conservation planning efforts for two rare turtle species in the Northeastern U.S. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA. 2013-04-14
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Use of anthropogenic nesting areas by eastern box turtles in central Massachusetts. Northeast Natural History Conference X, Albany, NY, 17-18 Apr. 2008-04-17
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2010. Multi-scale habitat analysis of eastern box turtles (Terrapene c. carolina) in central Massachusetts. Northeast Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, Acadia National Park, ME, 10-11 Aug. 2010-08-10
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2010. Multi-scale habitat analysis of eastern box turtles (Terrapene c. carolina) in central Massachusetts. Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Providence, RI, 7-12 Jul. 2010-07-10
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Habitat use and movement patterns of eastern box turtles in the Connecticut River Valley. Massachusetts Turtle Symposium: Information for Action, Amherst, MA, 23-24 Feb. 2007-02-23
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Eastern box turtle (Terrapene c. carolina) ecology in central Massachusetts. Massachusetts Turtle ? Transportation Meeting, Westborough, MA, 17 Oct. 2006-10-17
Willey, L. L., and P. R. Sievert. 2009. Habitat Use by Eastern box turtles in a pitch pine - scrub oak community in central Massachusetts. Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Lancaster, PA, 27 Apr. 2009-04-27
Willey, L. L., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Ecology of box turtles in central Massachusetts. The Northeast Natural History Conference IX, Albany, NY, 21 Apr. 2006-04-21
Willey, L. L., M. T. Jones, and P. R. Sievert. 2014. The effects of anthropogenic landscape change on characteristics of Blanding’s turtle populations, with implications for regional conservation. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Annual Conference, Newport, RI, 19-21 Apr 2014. 2014-04-19
Willey, L. L., M. T. Jones, and P. R. Sievert. 2009. Effects of anthropogenic disturbance on home range size of eastern box turtles (Terrapene c. carolina) and wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta) in central and western Massachusetts. Urban Wildlife Ecology and Management Conference, Amherst, MA, 21-24 Jun. 2009-06-22
Wibisono, H. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Population ecology of Sumatran tigers (Panthera tigris sumatrae) and their prey in Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, Indonesia. Wildlife Conservation Society, New York City, NY, 9 Jan. 2006-01-09
Whiteley, A.R., J. Rosset, B.I. Gahagan, A. Jordaan, and A.H. Roy. 2014. Reproductive success and juvenile growth following and experimental alewife translocation to a Massachusetts pond. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 17-21 August 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. 2014-08-17
Wells, S. P., J. M. Smith, M. E. Mather, R. M. Muth, and J. T. Finn. An approach to evaluating the combination of gear that representatively samples fish assemblages in small coastal streams. Abstract submitted, Northeastern Division American Fisheries Society, Newton, MA, April 2010. 2010-04-28
Weinstein, S., A.R. Whiteley, and A. Roy. 2016. Slimy sculpin movement before and after dam removal. Northeast Natural History Conference, 22-24 April 2016, Springfield, MA. 2016-04-23
Webster, C. M., and S. DeStefano, Sept./2000, Distribution, habitat, and nests of greater roadrunners in metropolitan Tucson, Arizona. 2000-09-14
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2013. The thermal environment and thermoregulatory behavior of moose in Massachusetts. North American Moose Conference, Whitefield, NH. 2013-05-23
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2013. GPS data, GIS layers, and mixed effects models to assess habitat use by forest wildlife. Massachusetts Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, Unit Meeting, Hadley, MA, 27 Apr. (Invited) 2013-04-27
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2011. Home range and habitat use of moose in and around the Quabbin Watershed, Massachusetts. Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Belchertown, Mass. 16 Dec. 2011-12-16
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2010. Thermoregulatory behavior by moose in Massachusetts during spring and summer. 45th North American Moose Conference. International Falls, MN. 24 June 2010. 2010-06-24
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2010. Status and management of moose in the Northeastern United States. 45th North American Moose Conference. International Falls, MN. 24 June 2010. 2010-06-24
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2009. Relocation of moose as a means of resolving human-wildlife conflicts in urban areas. International Conference on Urban Wildlife and the Environment, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 21 June 2009. 2009-06-21
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2014. Thermal stress and population declines in moose: is the range shifting north? Graduate Program in Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 7 Apr. (INVITED) 2014-04-07
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2014. Movements, habitat use, thermoregulatory behavior, and road interactions of moose in Massachusetts. Hitchcock Environmental Center, Amherst, MA, 26 Feb. (INVITED) 2014-02-26
Wattles, D., S. DeStefano, and S. Christensen. 2010. Reporting, predicting, and preventing moose-vehicle-collisions in Massachusetts. Northeastern Transportation and Wildlife Conference. University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 12-15 September 2010. 2010-09-13
Wattles, D. W., and S. DeStefano. 2012. Moose habitat use and forest operations. Massachusetts Association of Professional Foresters, Annual Meeting, Northampton, MA. 15 March. 2012-03-15
Wattles, D. W., and S. DeStefano. 2012. Distribution and habitat of moose in Massachusetts. Quabbin Watershed Advisory Committee, Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, Belchertown, MA. 2 April. 2012-04-02
Tiernan, R., T. K. Fuller, D. Wattles, and S. DeStefano. 2016. Use of camera traps to assess relative abundance, activity, and distribution of mega-mammals (and other wildlife) in the forests of Massachusetts. USGS MCFWRU Annual Review, Westboro, Mass. 2016-05-11
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K., Balogh, G., Sievert, P., Roby, D., and Anderson D. 2004. Marine habitat use by short-tailed albatrosses (Phoebastria albatrus) during the non-breeding season. Third International Albatross and Petrel Conference, 23-27 August 2004, Montevideo, Uruguay. 2004-08-25
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K., Balogh, G., Sievert, P., Roby, D., and Anderson D. 2004. Foraging destinations of short-tailed albatrosses (Phoebastria albatrus) in the Northwest Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Alaska, and Bering Sea. 13th Annual Meeting of the North Pacific Marine Science Organization, 19-24 October 2004, Honolulu, Hawaii. 2004-10-20
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K., Balogh, G., Roby, D., Anderson, D., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Short-tailed albatross and seabird-fisheries interactions. Moss Landing Marine Laboratories, 26 May 2003, Moss Landing, California. 2003-05-26
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K., Balogh, G., Roby, D., Anderson, D., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Post-breeding dispersal of short-tailed albatrosses and potential interactions with commercial fisheries. 30th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada, 19-23 February. 2003-02-20
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K., Balogh, G., Roby, D., Anderson, D., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. A satellite telemetry study of the endangered short-tailed albatross (Phoebastria albatrus): marine habitat use and potential conflicts with longline fishing fleets in the North Pacific. Cooperative Institute for Marine Resource Studies, Program Review, 10 October 2003, Newport, Oregon. 2003-10-10
Suryan, R., Hyrenbach, D., Sato, F., Ozaki, K. Balogh, G., Roby, D., Anderson, D., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Short-tailed albatrosses in Japan and North Pacific Ocean: A history of this once abundant species, its near extinction and current recovery and research efforts. 15 September 2003, Willamette University, Oregon. 2003-09-15
Suryan, R. M., F. Sato, G. R. Balogh, P. R. Sievert, N. Nakamura, and K. Ozaki. 2006. At-sea distribution and movements of short-tailed albatrosses during the breeding and nonbreeding seasons. 4th North American Ornithological Conference, Veracruz, Mexico, 3-7 Oct. 2006-10-05
Suryan, R. M., F. Sato, G. R. Balogh, N. Nakamura, P. R. Sievert, and K. Ozaki. 2006. Kuroshio and Oyashio boundary currents: Critical foraging habitat for the short-tailed albatross (Phoebastria albatrus), one of Japan?s natural monuments. PICES 15th Annual Meeting, Yokohama, Japan, 13-22 Oct. 2006-10-19
Suryan, R. M., D. J. Anderson, S. A. Shaffer, D. D. Roby, Y. Tremblay, D. P. Costa, P. R. Sievert, F. Sato, K. Ozaki, G. R. Balogh, N. Nakamura. 2008Wind, waves, and wing loading: Specialization in two Pacific albatross species. Fourth International Albatross and Petrel Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 11-15 Aug. 2008-08-11
Sterrett, S.S., L. Stevenson, M. Endries, P. Hazelton, and A.H. Roy. 2018. Freshwater mussel species distribution models to inform proactive conservation decision making. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Sterrett, S.C., L. Stevenson, M. Endries, T.L. Morelli, P.D. Hazelton, and A.H. Roy. 2020. Development of a species distribution model to inform proactive conservation decision making: A case study with a freshwater mussel. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 19-21 April 2020, Long Beach, NJ. 2020-04-19
Sterrett, S.C. and A.H. Roy. 2017. The Brook Floater Working Group: A collaborative initiative aimed at regional population restoration and conservation. Ellipsaria 19(3):20-21. 2017-09-01
Sterrett, S., P.D. Hazelton, A. Doubleday, D. Perkins, A.H. Roy, and M.D. Staudinger. 2017. Brook Floater rangewide conservation and restoration initiative. Meeting of the Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society, 26-30 March 2017, Cleveland, OH. 2017-03-26
Stengle, A.G., M. Murray, T. Tyning, A. Richmond, and P.R. Sievert. 2011. Observations of secondary disease agents in Northeastern timber rattlesnake populations. 7 Jul. 2011-07-07
Stengle, A.G., A. Whiteley, P.R. Sievert, and A.R. Richmond. 2013. Conservation of the Timber Rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus) in New England. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA. 2013-04-14
Stengle, A. G., T. F. Tyning, and P. R. Sievert. 2012. What is normal? Observations of a possible secondary disease process in northeastern timber rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus). World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, 8-14 Aug. 2012-08-14
Stankiewicz, K., J. Carmignani, and A.H. Roy. 2016. Hydrologic characteristics of annual winter water-level drawdowns in Massachusetts lakes. New England Association of Environmental Biologists. 23-25 March 2016, Rockland, ME. 2016-03-23
Stamp, J., M. Craddock, D.J. Isaak, L. Parker, A.H. Roy, Z. Holden, and B.G. Bierwagen. 2013. Guidelines for continuous monitoring of temperature and flow in wadeable streams. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, Jacksonville, FL, 19-23 May 2013. 2013-05-19
Stainbrook, D. S., S. DeStefano, and D. Wattles. 2013. Status Report on Moose in Massachusetts. North American Moose Conference, Whitefield, NH. 2013-05-21
Spencer, S. M., and P. R. Sievert, and L. J. Welch. 2010. Foraging behavior of Atlantic puffins breeding on Petit Manan Island. World Seabird Conference, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 7-11 Sep. 2010-09-10
Spencer, S. M., and P. R. Sievert, and L. J. Welch. 2010. Foraging and nest site attendance of puffins in Maine. Gulf of Maine Seabird Working Group, Bremen, ME, 12 Aug. 2010-08-12
Spencer S. M., and P. R. Sievert, and L. J. Welch. 2009. Foraging of Atlantic puffins on Petit Manan Island, Maine. Gulf of Maine Seabird Working Group, Bremen, ME, 18 Mar. 2009-03-18
Sowers, V., A.H. Roy, D. Perkins, P. Hazelton, and T. Warren. 2017. The effect of calcium supplementation on the growth and survival of a freshwater mussel. Joint Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter and Northeast Division of the American Fisheries Society, 26-27 February 2017, Mystic, CT. 2017-02-26
Sowers, V., A.H. Roy, D. Perkins, P. Hazelton, and T. Warren. 2017. The effect of calcium supplementation on the growth and survival of a freshwater mussel. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Smith, R.F., J. Blaszczak, B. Bledsoe, T. Parr, A.H. Roy, M. Scoggins, R. Utz, and S. Wenger. 2017. A summary of SUSE4: making urban stream rehabilitation a co-evolutionary process. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 4-9 June 2017, Raleigh, NC. 2017-06-04
Smith, R.F., G.C. Gunderson, and A.H. Roy. 2015. Catchment land use and dispersal barriers affect fish and insect assemblage composition in urban streams. Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, 9-14, August 2015, Baltimore, MD 2015-08-09
Smith, R.F., A.H. Roy, and R.L. Ryan. 2015. Are conservation lands good for streams? Assessing the spatial relationships of conservation lands to stream ecosystems in Massachusetts. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2017. Exploring the importance of catchment land use and dispersal barriers for fish and insect assemblage composition in human-dominated landscapes. Meeting of the US Regional Association of the International Association for Landscape Ecology (US-IALE), 9-13 April 2017, Baltimore, MD. 2017-04-09
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2015. The effect of dispersal barriers on stream fish and insect assemblages in urban landscapes. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2014. Thinking outside the shed: Examining landscape characteristics as part of management strategies for sustaining stream ecosystems. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18-22 May 2014, Portland, OR. 2014-05-19
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2014. Landscape and watershed predictors of insect and fish assemblage in Massachusetts streams. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-26
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2014. How watershed and landscape land use are related should guide investigations of dispersal by stream biota in urbanizing landscapes. Third Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology, 15-17 May 2014, Portland, Oregon. 2014-05-15
Smith, R.F. and A.H. Roy. 2013. Comparing insect and fish assemblage responses to urbanization for sustainable management of stream ecosystems. Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America. 10-13 November 2013. 2013-11-10
Smith, J., M. E. Mather, and J. Finn. 2007. A roadmap for statistically evaluating fish-flow relationships using real world data. Northeast Division, American Fisheries Society Meeting, Mystic, CT, April 07. 2007-04-01
Smith, J. S., and M. E. Mather, 2009. Integrating hydrology, anthropogenic impacts, and biotic measures of ecosystem function to protect ecosystems from flow stress. Invited Poster 1st ESA Millennium Conference, “Water-Ecosystem Services, Drought, and Environmental Justice, Athens, GA, October 2009 2009-10-31
Smith, J. M., M. E. Mather, R. M. Muth and J. T. Finn. 2010. Beaver-dam alterations of fish assemblages in coastal watersheds: Implications of fragmentation on ecosystem function. National meeting, Ecological Society of America, Pittsburgh, August 2010. 2010-08-04
Smith, C.R., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, and T.A. Richards. 2015. Investigating the longitudinal extent of thermal alteration downstream of impoundments. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Small, D., and S. DeStefano. 2015. Bats of New England. Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust, Petersham, MA. 18 Oct. 2015-10-18
Slocombe, M.G.P., M.N. Marjadi, M. Devine, L.W. Guo, A. Jordaan, and A.H. Roy. 2020. Temporal shifts in migratory river herring diets and zooplankton assemblages within a Connecticut River cove. Southern New England American Fisheries Society Winter Meeting, 13-14 January 2020, Cambridge, MA. 2020-01-13
Slocombe, M.G., M. Marjadi, J.K. Llopiz, J.J. Sheppard, and A.H. Roy. 2019. Collaborating with citizen scientists to count migrating juvenile river herring from videos. Southern New England American Fisheries Society Summer Meeting, 27 June 2019, Hadley, MA. 2019-06-27
Skorupa, A.J., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, D. Perkins, T. Warren, A. Fisk, and S.C. Sterrett. 2019. Developing a strategy to restore a freshwater mussel (Alasmidonta varicosa) to Massachusetts watersheds. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 27 February - 1 March, Saratoga Springs, NY. 2019-02-27
Skorupa, A.J., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, D. Perkins, A. Fisk, and S. Sterrett. 2018. Brook floater (Alasmidonta varicosa) mesohabitat preferences in four Massachusetts watersheds. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Skorupa, A., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, D. Perkins, and T. Warren. 2020. Assessing propagated brook floater growth and survival across four rivers with extant populations. ASLO-SFS 2020 Joint Summer Meeting, 7-11 June 2020, Madison, WI. 2020-06-07
Skorupa, A., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, A. Fisk, D. Perkins, and T. Warren. 2020. Propagation as a tool for restoration of a state endangered freshwater mussel. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 4-6 March 2020, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Skorupa, A., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, A. Fisk, D. Perkins, S.C. Sterrett, and T. Warren. 2019. Mesohabitat relationships to abundance for three mussels found in northeastern US streams. Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society Symposium, 14-18 April 2019, San Antonio, TX. 2019-04-15
Sillen, S.J., P.A. Zaidel, A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, K. Houle, and B. Lambert. 2018. Dissolved oxygen response to dam removal in Massachusetts streams. Society for Ecological Restoration New England Conference, 11-13 October 2018, New Haven, CT. 2018-10-11
Sievert, P.R., and Hasegawa, H. 2004. Modeling volcanic risks and the value of safe colonies for short-tailed albatrosses. Third International Albatross and Petrel Conference, 23-27 August 2004, Montevideo, Uruguay. 2004-08-25
Sievert, P.R., and Hasegawa, H. 2004. Growth of the black-footed albatross population on Torishima Island, Japan. Thirty-first Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, 21-24 January 2004, La Paz, Mexico. 2004-01-22
Sievert, P.R., and Hasegawa, H. 2004. Black-footed albatrosses on Torishima, 1989-2004: growth of Japan's largest colony. Third International Albatross and Petrel Conference, 23-27 August 2004, Montevideo, Uruguay. 2004-08-25
Sievert, P.R., and Hasegawa, H. 2003. Modeling the risk of volcanic eruptions on the short-tailed albatross population of Torishima. 30th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, Parksville, British Columbia, Canada, 19-23 February. 2003-02-21
Sievert, P.R., Grgurovic, M., and Compton, B.W. 2002. Ecology of Blanding's turtles (Emydoidea blandingii) in the developing landscape of eastern Massachusetts. 58th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, 21-24 April 2002, Portland, ME. 2002-04-24
Sievert, P.R., Grgurovic, M., and Compton B.W. 2004. Conserving Blanding's turtles, Emydoidea blandingii, amid suburban sprawl in eastern Massachusetts. Northeast Natural History Conference, 20-21 May 2004, Albany, NY. 2004-05-21
Sievert, P.R. and Hasegawa, H. 2004. Reestablishment of a short-tailed albatross colony: logistical and population considerations. Thirty-first Annual Meeting of the Pacific Seabird Group, 21-24 January 2004, La Paz, Mexico. 2004-01-23
Sievert, P.R. 2004. Population modeling, reclassification and recovery thresholds for short-tailed albatrosses. 2nd Short-tailed Albatross Recovery Team Meeting, 25-28 May 2004, Chiba, Japan. 2004-05-25
Sievert, P.R. 2004. Conserving Blanding's turtles in Massachusetts: A research overview. Northeast Regional Blanding's Turtle Meeting, 13 February 2004, Concord, NH. 2004-02-13
Sievert, P.R. 2004. Albatross, turtles, and tigers: combining field and modeling approaches for rare species recovery. Invited seminar, Tufts University, 30 April 2004, Grafton, MA. 2004-04-30
Sievert, P. R., J. Arata, H. Hasegawa, M. B. Naughton, and E. N. Flint. 2005. Population trends of North Pacific albatrosses during the past 30 years. The Wildlife Society 12th Annual Conference, Madison, WI, 25-29 Sep. 2005-09-28
Sievert, P. R., H. Hasegawa. M. B. Naughton, and E. N. Flint. 2005. Population trends of North Pacific albatrosses from 1976 to the present. Joint Meeting of the Waterbird Society and the Pacific Seabird Group, Portland, OR, 19-23 Jan. 2005-01-20
Sievert, P. R., D. J. Paulson, and D. T. Yorks. 2011. An experimental test of the effectiveness of road passage structures for freshwater turtles. Symposium on the Influence of Roads on Wildlife in Urban Areas, 18th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Waikoloa, HI, 1-15 Nov. 2011-11-10
Sievert, P. R. 2007. Growth of New England snake populations: A comparative approach. Snakes of the Northeast Conference, Amherst, MA, 30 Nov - 1 Dec. 2007-11-30
Scoggins, M., A. Gonzales, R. Hawley, R.F. Smith, E. Bilger, R. Hale, M. Fork, K. Hopkins, Martin Neale, and A.H. Roy. 2020. Moving the bar on multidisciplinary solutions to wicked urban stream problems: A summary of SUSE5. ALSO-SFS 2020 Joint Summer Meeting, 7-12 June 2020, Madison, WI. 2020-06-07
Schlossberg, S., D. King, S. DeStefano, and M. Hartley. 2012. Effects of forest management at the landscape scale on wood thrush demography. New England Society of American Foresters, Amherst, MA. 15 March. 2012-03-15
Ryan, J.E., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, and D. Perkins. 2020. Fish assessments to inform recovery of dwarf wedgemussel. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 4-6 March 2020, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Ryan, J.E., A.H. Roy, D.L Perkins, and T.M. Warren. 2019. In-vitro propagation of the federally endangered dwarf wedgemussel (Alasmidonta heterodon). Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society Symposium, 14-18 April 2019, San Antonio, TX. 2019-04-15
Ryan, J.E., A.H. Roy, D.L Perkins, and T.M. Warren. 2019. In-vitro propagation of dwarf wedgemussel. ASLO-SFS 2020 Joint Summer Meeting, 7-11 June 2020, Madison, WI. 2020-06-07
Ryan, J.E., A.H. Roy, D.L Perkins, and T.M. Warren. 2019. In-vitro propagation of Alasmidonta heterodon (dwarf wedgemussel). Northeast Natural History Conference, 17-19 April 2020, Stamford, CT. 2020-04-17
Roy, A.H., T.A. Richards, C.R. Smith, and A.N. Yarra. 2015. Investigating impacts of impoundments on the hydrology, temperature, and fish assemblages in Massachusetts streams. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Roy, A.H., S.F. Jane, J.T. Finn, P.D. Hazelton, T.O. Randhir, and T.A. Richards. 2015. Linkages between stream flow, habitat, and biotic assemblages in and urbanized large river. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Roy, A.H., R. Bouldin, P.A. Zaidel, and S. Mattocks. 2018. Increasing resilience of coldwater fish habitat with dam removal. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 19-23 August 2018, Atlantic City, NJ. 2018-08-19
Roy, A.H., P.D. Hazelton, and S.C. Sterrett. 2020. Modeling and monitoring for rangewide conservation of a rare mussel. Northeast Aquatic Biologist Conference, 4-6 March 2012, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Roy, A.H., P.D. Hazelton, and S.C. Sterrett. 2019. Using standardized protocols toward improving rangewide conservation of rare mussel species. Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society Symposium, 14-18 April 2019, San Antonio, TX. 2019-04-15
Roy, A.H., P.D. Hazelton, S. Sterrett, A. Doubleday, A. Fisk, L. Holst, M. Marchand, D. Perkins, M.D. Staudinger, B. Swartz, and B. Watson. 2017. What's next? Brook Floater rangewide conservation and restoration initiative. Northeast Freshwater Mussel Meeting, 7 March 2017, Hadley, MA. 2017-03-07
Roy, A.H., P.A. Zaidel, K. Houle, B. Lambert, and K.H. Nislow. 2018. Potential responses of stream water quality and macroinvertebrates to small dam removal. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 13-15 March 2018, Devens, MA. 2018-03-13
Roy, A.H., M.E. Grandinetti, and N.A. Wilgruber. 2014. Exploring sublethal effects of urbanization: fish and macroinvertebrate movement. Third Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology, 15-17 May 2014, Portland, OR. 2014-05-15
Roy, A.H., M.E. Grandinetti, and H.R. Geib. 2013. Macroinvertebrate drift: a mechanism of biodiversity loss in urban streams? Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, Jacksonville, FL, 19-23 May 2013. 2013-05-19
Roy, A.H., L.K. Rhea, W.D. Shuster, and A. St. Amand. 2012. Managing stormwater for freshwater ecosystems: go big or go home. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 20-24 May 2012. 2012-05-22
Roy, A.H., L.K. Rhea, W.D. Shuster, A. St. Amand, and H.W. Thurston. 2012. Stream responses to a watershed-scale stormwater retrofit. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 21-23 March 2012. 2012-03-23
Roy, A.H., K.M. Abbott, M.B. Cole, K.M. Houle, and K.H. Nislow. 2019. Impacts of small, low-head dams on stream macroinvertebrate assemblages. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 19-23 May 2019, Salt Lake City, UT. 2019-05-20
Roy, A.H., K.A. Capps, R. El-Sabaawi, K.L. Jones, T.B. Parr, A. Ramirez, R.F. Smith, C.J. Walsh, and S.J. Wenger. 2014. Global differences in urbanization and stream ecology: a synthesis. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18-22 May 2014, Portland, OR. 2014-05-19
Roy, A.H., J.R. Carmignani, J.T. Stolarski, and T. Richards. 2021. Hydrology of annual winter water level drawdowns in recreational lakes of Massachusetts, USA. National Monitoring Conference, 19-23 April 2021, virtual. 2021-04-19
Roy, A.H., J.R. Carmignani, J.T. Stolarski, and T. Richards. 2020. Hydrology of annual winter water level drawdowns in recreational lakes of Massachusetts, USA. North American Lake Management Society Meeting, 16-20 November 2020, virtual. 2020-11-16
Roy, A.H., J. Rosset, M. Marjadi, A. Whiteley, B. Gahagan, A. Jordaan. 2016. Insights in reproduction, growth, and survival of anadromous alewife in freshwater lakes. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockland, ME. 2016-03-23
Roy, A.H., H.R. Lubbers, and M.C. Miller. 2018. Biotic responses to multiple threats of urbanization and drying in headwater streams. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 20-24 May 2018, Detroit, MI. 2018-05-21
Roy, A.H., D.S. Armstrong, M.E. Baker, C.N. Bentsen, R.F. Smith, and J.T. Stolarksi. 2020. Unpacking fish responses to impervious cover in Massachusetts. Southern New England American Fisheries Society Winter Meeting, 13-14 January 2020, Cambridge, MA. 2020-01-13
Roy, A.H., C.N. Bentsen, D.S. Armstrong, and M.E. Baker. 2017. Prioritizing stream restoration and protection to maximize ecological benefits: stream habitat, temperature, and watershed considerations. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 4-9 June 2017, Raleigh, NC. 2017-06-04
Roy, A.H., C.N. Bentsen, D.S. Armstrong, and M.E. Baker. 2017. Context matters: Variable responses of fish and macroinvertebrate assemblages to urbanization based on stream habitat, water quality, and watershed characteristics. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Roy, A.H. and R.F. Smith. 2014. Investigating impacts of landscape development on stream fish and insect dispersal. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 17-21 August 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. 2014-08-17
Roy, A.H. and J. R. Carmignani. 2020. Ecological responses of shallow littoral zones to annual wintertime water level drawdowns in reservoirs. ALSO-SFS 2020 Joint Summer Meeting, 7-11 June 2020, Madison, WI. 2020-06-07
Roy, A.H. 2016. Urbanization: Using resistance to this homogenizing force to inform management. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Roy, A., A Jordaan, A. Whiteley, M. Devine, M. Marjadi, J. Rosset, M. Armstrong, B. Gahagan. 2017. The lake story: insights in reproduction, growth, and survival of anadromous alewife in freshwater. Gaspereau/Alewife Symposium, 16-20 June 2017, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. 2017-06-16
Roy, A. and J. Carmignani. 2016. Impacts of winter drawdowns on lake ecosystems. The Lakes and Ponds Association of Western Massachusetts Conference, 22 October 2016, Pittsfield, MA. 2016-10-22
Rosset, J., B.I. Gahagan, P.A. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, and A.R. Whiteley. 2014. Life history characteristics of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) in freshwater environments. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-26
Rosset, J., A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, A.R. Whiteley, and A.P. Jordaan. 2015. Life history characteristics of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) in freshwater environments. American Fisheries Society Southern New England Chapter 2015 Winter Meeting, Narragansett, RI, 27 January 2015. 2015-01-27
Rosset, J., A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, A.R. Whiteley, and A. Jordaan. 2015. Shedding light on past assumptions: a look at life history characteristics of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus). Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 16-20 August 2015, Portland, Oregon. 2015-08-16
Rosset, J., A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, A.R. Whiteley, and A. Jordaan. 2015. Shedding light on past assumptions: a look at life history characteristics of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) in coastal Massachusetts. Northeast Natural History Conference, 19-20 April 2015, Springfield, MA. 2015-04-19
Rosset, J. B.I. Gahagan, A.P. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, and A.R. Whiteley. 2014. Life history characteristics of juvenile alewife in freshwater ponds. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 17-21 August 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. 2014-08-17
Richards, T.A., C.R. Smith, and A.H. Roy. 2014. Hydrological impacts of water supply reservoirs in Massachusetts streams. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-26
Richards, T.A., C.R. Smith, and A.H. Roy. 2014. Hydrological impacts of water supply reservoirs in Massachusetts streams. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 17-21 August 2014, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. 2014-08-17
Remiszewski, T.T., J. Carmignani, and A.H. Roy. 2018. Impacts of winter water-level lake drawdowns on fish growth. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 19-23 August 2018, Atlantic City, NJ. 2018-08-19
Remiszewski, T.T., A.H. Roy, and J. Carmignani. 2018. Impacts of winter water-level lake drawdowns on fish growth. Southern New England Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, 10 January 2018, New Bedford, MA. 2018-01-10
Pusparini, W., T. Wahyudi, A. H. Ritonga, E. E. Rumapea, E. Ramadiyanta, H. T. Wibisono, G.V. Reddy, P. R. Sievert, and T. K. Fuller. 2013. A Spatially Explicit Model of Sumatran Rhinoceros (Dicerorhinus sumatrensis) Occurrence in Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra, Indonesia. Life Sciences Graduate Research Symposium, Amherst, MA, 22 Nov 2013. 2013-11-22
Perkins, D., P. Hazelton, and A. Roy. 2017. A new freshwater mussel collaboration in the northeast. Northeast Freshwater Mussel Meeting, 7 March 2017, Hadley, MA. 2017-03-07
Perkins, D. S. Hanlon, P. Hazelton, and A. Roy. 2018. A new freshwater mussel collaborative in the northeast. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Pautzke, S., M. E. Mather, J, Finn, L. Deegan, R. M. Muth. 2006 Spatially defining predator impacts on estuarine food webs: assessing striped bass movements via acoustic tracking. American Fisheries Society, Lake Placid, New York, September, 2006 2007-09-01
Pautzke, S. M., M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, R. M. Muth, and L. A. Deegan. 2007. Habitat use, behaviors, and movements of migratory striped bass during summer residence in Massachusetts. Symposium Presentation, Annual Meeting, Estuarine Research Foundation, Providence, Rhode Island, November 2007 2007-11-07
Paulson, D., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Evaluating the effectiveness of road passage structures for freshwater turtles in Massachusetts. Massachusetts Turtle Symposium: Information for Action, Amherst, MA, 23-24 Feb. 2007-02-23
Paulson, D. J., and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Evaluating the effectiveness of road passage structures for freshwater turtles in Massachusetts. Northeast Transportation and Wildlife Conference, Meredith, NH, 21-24 Sep. 2008-09-23
Paulson, D. J., and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Evaluating the effectiveness of road passage structures for freshwater turtles in Massachusetts. Northeast Natural History Conference X, Albany, NY, 17-18 Apr. 2008-04-17
Paulson, D. J., and P. R. Sievert. 2010. History and analysis of wildlife road passage structures in Massachusetts. Northeast Transportation and Wildlife Conference, Amherst, MA, 13-15 Sep. 2010-09-14
Paulson, D. J., and P. R. Sievert. 2010. An experimental test of culvert size and position on passage of painted turtles (Chrysemys picta). Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Providence, RI, 7-12 Jul. 2010-07-10
Paulson, D. J., and P. R. Sievert. 2009. History and analysis of wildlife road passage structures in Massachusetts. Urban Wildlife Ecology and Management Conference, Amherst, MA, 21-24 Jun 2009-06-22
Parker, L., M. Craddock, T. Richards, A. Roy, and M. Cole. 2015. Poor little Pecks Brook: Balancing lake goals and downstream needs in an urban watershed. Flow 2015: 28-30 April 2015. 2015-04-29
Organ, John F., and S. DeStefano. 2011. Human dimensions of wildlife zoonoses: North American examples. Second Annual Symposium on Conservation Medicine, Andros Bello University, Santiago, Chile. 23 Nov. 2011-11-23
Organ, J. F., and S. DeStefano. 2013. The evolution of human dimensions in wildlife management. 3rd Symposium on Conservation Medicine, Santiago, Chile, 10 Oct. (Invited) 2013-10-10
Organ, J. F., G. Medina, F. Astorga, D. Poo, C. Perez, and S. DeStefano. 2011. Carnivores, free ranging dogs, and people: managing a cultural and biological phenomenon in Chile. 18th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Kona, HI. 5-10 Nov. 2011-11-06
Norwood, P., M.T. Devine, E. Molden, A.H. Roy, and A. Jordaan. 2020. Investigating juvenile river herring productivity in Nantucket Ponds: Insights for pond management. Southern New England American Fisheries Society Winter Meeting, 13-14 January 2020, Cambridge, MA. 2020-01-13
Muth, R. M., and M. E. Mather. Causes underlying human-animal conflicts in urbanized society. Invited presentation, Problem Animal Control Officers Annual Meeting, December 2004 2003-12-01
Muth, R. M., and M. E. Mather. 2003. Causes underlying human-animal conflicts in urbanized society. Invited presentation, Nashua Watershed Association, September 2003 2003-09-01
Muth, R. M., M. E. Mather., J. T. Finn, and R.R. Zwick. 2007. Integrating Socioeconomic and Institutional Considerations into Coastal Restoration Decisions. Invited presentation in Symposium. Annual Meeting, Estuarine Research Foundation, Providence, Rhode Island, November 2007 2007-11-07
Muth, R. M., M. E. Mather, R. Zwick, and J. Organ. 2002. Fisheries management for the future: assessing the attitudes and values of conservation professionals. Contributed Paper, Human Dimensions I, Monday, August 19, 2002, American Fisheries Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD, August 2002 2002-08-19
Muth, R. M., M. E. Mather, R. Zwick, S. P. Andrews, 2001. Fishing for peace of mind: subsistence and recreational motivations of urban anglers in coastal Massachusetts. Northeastern Fish and Wildlife Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY 2001-04-15
Muth, R. M., M. E. Mather, J. Organ. R. Zwick. 2001. Conservation policy and management for the future: Assessing gender differences among conservation professionals Northeastern Fish and Wildlife Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY 2001-04-15
Muth, R. M., M. E. Mather, J. Organ. R. Zwick. 2001. Conservation policy and management for the future: Assessing gender differences among conservation professionals Northeastern Fish and Wildlife Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY 2000-04-15
Muth, R. M., J. Organ, R. Zwick, and M. E. Mather. 2002. Wildlife management for the future: assessing the attitudes and values of wildlife biologists. Annual Meeting, The Wildlife Society 2002-09-01
Muth, R. M., J. Organ, R. Zwick, and M. E. Mather. 2002. Conservation policy and management for the future: assessing the attitudes and values of conservation biologists. Annual Meeting, Society of Conservation Biologists, Canterbury, England. 2002-06-01
Muth, R. M., J. Organ, M. E. Mather, R. Zwick. 2002. The changing guard: upcoming changes in the age structure of conservation professionals. Northeastern Fish and Wildlife Conference 2002-03-01
Muth , R. M., and M. E. Mather. An Approach To Understanding Estuarine And Coastal Watershed Conflicts. Invited Presentation, Water To Water Symposium, New England Estuarine Research Society, May, 2005 2005-05-01
Mohammadi, H., M. Devine, S. Bittner, A.H. Roy, and A. Jordaan. 2016. Study of feeding habits of alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) in northeastern United States. Southern New England Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, 14 January 2016, Groton, Connecticut. 2016-01-14
Mena, K.E., and P.R. Sievert. 2002. Factors affecting nest success of piping plovers (Charadrius melodus) on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The 8th Annual Honors Research Conference, University of Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts, 3 May 2002. 2002-05-03
McCarthy, S., and S. DeStefano. 2017. The human dimensions of suburban deer management in eastern Massachusetts. Massachusetts Fisheries and Wildlife Board, Pepperall, MA. 2017-09-19
Mather., M.E., M. Briggs, C. A. Campbell, L. E. Knight. 2001. Hotspots and pits: assessing basin-wide mechanisms for success and failure of juvenile Atlantic salmon sites throughout the Connecticut River basin. Connecticut River Atlantic Salmon Commission Research Forum 2001-01-10
Mather, M.E., and K.H. Ferry. 2001. Trophic interactions of striped bass in Plum Island Sound. 2001-05-10
Mather, M.E., and K.H. Ferry. 2000. Across estuary heterogeneity in striped bass distribution and diet: relative status of the Plum Island Sound estuaries compared to other Massachusetts estuaries. Invited presentation to All Scientists Meeting: Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research Project, Woods Hole, Ma. 2000-01-01
Mather, M.E., and K. H. Ferry. 2003. Nowhere to swim to, nowhere to hide: consequences of striped bass predation for estuarine prey. New England Estuarine Research Society, May 2003 2003-05-09
Mather, M.E., K. H. Ferry, and J. Stritzel. 2000. Diet of striped bass in northeastern estuaries: Invited presentation to Trout Unlimited 2000-01-01
Mather, M.E., E.A. Marschall*, and D.L. Parrish. Predicting interactive effects of climate change and dams on success of downstream-migrating salmon. Fish and Climate Change, The Fisheries Society of the British Isles Annual Symposium, Belfast, UK, 26-30 July 2010. *Presenter 2010-07-26
Mather, M.E., C. A. Campbell, and J. McMenemy. 2000. Across year variability in patterns of density, survival, size, and growth of juvenile Atlantic salmon in the Connecticut River: insights for restoration. Invited poster. International Fish Biology Congress. Edinburgh, Scotland. 2000-01-01
Mather, M.E. and K.H. Ferry. 2000. Migratory striped bass inhabiting Massachusetts estuaries: evaluating heterogeneity in diet, growth potential, and feeding opportunities. Invited presentation, Striped Bass Working Group, Baltimore, MD,August 2000. 2000-08-01
Mather, M.E. and K.H. Ferry. 1999. Across estuary heterogeneity in striped bass distribution and diet: relative status of the Plum Island Sound estuaries compared to other Massachusetts estuaries. Invited presentation to All Scientists Meeting; Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research Project, Woods Hole, MA. 1999-11-01
Mather, M.E, C. A. Campbell. 2003. Scope of Temperature Variation in the Connecticut River and Implications for Juvenile Atlantic Salmon Survival and Growth. Connecticut River Atlantic Salmon Restoration Research Forum, January 2003 2003-01-07
Mather, M. E., T. Richards, D. Armstrong, A, Bowden, M. Kearns, J. Smith. 2005 Fish communities as bio-indicators of river system alteration in Massachusetts, American Society of Wetlands, Amherst, MA, November 2006 2006-11-10
Mather, M. E., M. K. Burak, J. T. Finn, R. M. Muth, J. B. Kim, K. H. Ferry. Counting anadromous fish at remote fishways in small coastal streams: a review of past uses of video monitoring with an evaluation of a new system. Abstract submitted, Northeastern Division American Fisheries Society, Newton, MA, April 2010. 2010-04-28
Mather, M. E., J. Finn, R. M. Muth, K. Ferry, H. Frank, J. Smith. 2006. Stopping the bleeding: a case study for managing estuarine fish in the face of multiple adverse human impacts. Invited Symposium: Death by a Thousand Cuts: Cumulative Impacts of Human Activities in Estuarine Environments. American Fisheries Society, Lake Placid, New York, September, 2006 2006-09-01
Mather, M. E., J. Finn, L. Deegan, R. Muth, S. Pautzke, K. Ferry. 2005. Defining the spatial and temporal scale of predator impact on estuary food webs: assessing striped bass movements with acoustic tracking. Invited Presentation, All Scientists meeting, Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research, Woods Hold, May, 2005. 2005-05-15
Mather, M. E., J. Dettmers, D. L. Parrish. 2005. Navigating the changing landscape of fisheries publications: setting a course, avoiding some rocks, and facilitating the rescue. Invited Presentation, American Fisheries Society national meeting, Anchorage, AK 2005-09-01
Mather, M. E., H. J. Frank, J. M. Smith, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn. 2010. Understanding the role of origin and release location in behavior and habitat use of pre-spawning alewives to improve the efficiency of restoration. Invited Presentation Restoration of American Shad and River Herring in Atlantic Coastal Waters, Annual Meeting, American Fisheries Society, Pittsburgh, PA, September 2010 2010-09-15
Mather, M. E., Finn, J., R. Muth, L. Deegan, K. Ferry, S. Pautzke. 2005. Can Top Fish Predators Influence Estuary Food Webs. Invited Presentation, Water To Water Symposium, New England Estuarine Research Society, May, 2005 2005-05-01
Mather, M. E., E. A. Marschall, D. L. Parrish, G. Allison, J. McMenemy. 2009 River discharge, temperature, dams, and the timing of downstream migration of Atlantic salmon smolts: a modeling approach. Connecticut River Atlantic Salmon Research Forum, Hadley, MA, February, 2009. 2009-02-11
Mather, M. E., C. A. Campbell, and J. McMenemy. 2003. Scope of Temperature Variation in the Connecticut River and Implications for Juvenile Atlantic Salmon Survival and Growth. American Fisheries Society Meeting, Quebec City, August 2003 2003-08-18
Mather, M. E., R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn, and R. R. Zwick. 2007. Integrating objective scientific information on biophysical conditions into river-herring restoration decisions in the Ipswich River. Invited presentation in Symposium. Annual Meeting, Estuarine Research Foundation, Providence, Rhode Island, November 2007 2007-11-07
Mather, M. E., J. T. Finn, R.M. Muth. 2008. Overview of fish research in PIE. Invited presentation to All Scientists Meeting; Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research Project, Woods Hole, MA. 2008-03-01
Mather, M. E. Striped Bass Potential for Prey Control In Coastal Ecosystems (SPICE). 2004. Invited Presentation. Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research Site All Scientists Meeting, Woods hole, March 2004 2004-03-15
Mather, M. E. 2005. River herring restoration: thoughts on how alewife and blueback herring use freshwater. Working Group- Coonamessett River Restoration, Falmouth, MA. Invited. Presenter 2005-02-05
Mather, M. E. 2004. Flowing water ecosystems:A larger view of watershed management. Invited Presentation to Massachusetts Stream Flow Task Force, February 2004, Northboro, MA 2004-02-01
Mather, M. E. 2003 What is the role of striped bass predators in structuring the higher trophic levels of estuary ecosystems. Invited Presentation. Plum Island Long Term Ecological Research Site All Scientists Meeting, Woods Hole, March 2003 2003-05-01
Mather, M. E. 2002. Where are the fish?: some thoughts on the distribution of anadromous fish. Public Lecture, Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries, Gloucester. MA. July 2002 2002-07-01
Mather, M. E. 2002. Pattern and process of foraging striped bass in a north temperature estuary. All Scientists Meeting, Plum Island Estuary - Long Term Ecological Research Meeting, Woods Hole, MA, March 2002 2002-03-01
Mather, M. E. 2002. Complex spatial and temporal ecological relationships among aquatic organisms in the kettle ponds at the Cape Cod National Seashore: towards a more sensitive approach to monitoring ecosystem health. Monitoring Symposium, Cape Cod National Seashore, Fall 2002. 2002-11-05
Mather, M. E. 2008 Striped bass in the Great Marsh: where are they and what are they doing there? The Great Marsh Symposium, Newburyport, MA, April 12, 2008) 2008-04-12
Mather, M. E and R. M. Muth.. 2009. Tracking interactions between anadromous fish and humans in plum island estuary. Invited Presentation to Trustees of Reservations, Crane Castle, Ipswich, MA, Winter, February 2009 2009-02-28
Martell, V.M., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, D.L. Perkins, and T.M. Warren. 2019. Developing propagation methods toward restoration of the Yellow Lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) populations in New England. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 14-16 April 2018, Groton, CT. 2019-04-16
Martell, V.M., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, D.L. Perkins, and T.M. Warren. 2018. The effect of probiotics on the growth and survival of a freshwater mussel. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Marschall , E. A, M. E. Mather, D. L. Parrish, G. W. Allison. 2007 River discharge, river temperature, dams, and the timing of downstream migration of Atlantic salmon smolts: a modeling approach, Annual Meeting, American Fisheries Society, San Francisco, CA 2007-09-01
Marjadi, M., J. Rosset, A. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, and A.R. Whiteley. 2016. Earlier arrival and larger body size increase reproductive success in alewife. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Marjadi, M., A.H. Roy, A. Jordaan, A.R. Whiteley, and E.M. Markowitz. 2017. "Counting fish is my yoga": Evaluating the social and educational value of a river herring citizen monitoring program. Gaspereau/Alewife Symposium, 16-20 June 2017, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. 2017-06-16
Marjadi, M., A. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, and A.R. Whiteley. 2017. Reproductive success in coastal pond breeding river herring: effects of migration timing and body size. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 20-24 August 2017, Tampa, FL. 2017-08-20
Marjadi, M. A.H. Roy, A. Jordaan, A.R. Whiteley, and E.M. Markowitz. 2017. "Counting fish is my yoga": Evaluating the social and educational impacts of a river herring citizen monitoring program. Citizen Science Association 2017, St. Paul, Minnesota. 2017-05-17
Marjadi, M. A. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, and A.R. Whiteley. 2016. Evaluating reproductive strategies in alewife (Alosa pseudoharengus) using pedigree reconstruction. Winter Science Meeting, Southern New England Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, 14 Jan 2016, Groton, Connecticut. 2016-01-14
Loring, P., C.R. Griffin, and P.R. Sievert. 2013. Tracking Common Terns and American Oystercatchers in Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts: A Pilot Study Using NanoTags. IGERT Symposium, Amherst, MA 2013-04-02
Loring, P., C. Griffin, and P. R. Sievert. 2014. Tracking Common Terns and American Oystercatchers in Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts: A pilot study using NanoTags. Integrated Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Symposium, Amherst, MA, 2 Apr 2014. 2014-04-02
Loring, P., C. Griffin, and P. R. Sievert. 2013. NanoTag research relevant to Roseate Terns. Roseate Tern Annual Meeting, Hadley, MA, 20 Nov. 2013, 2013-11-20
LeFlore, E., T. K. Fuller, J. T. Finn, S. DeStefano, J. Organ, and Charles M. Schweik. 2014. Coyotes in the Pioneer Valley, Massachusetts. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA, 15 Apr. (POSTER) 2014-04-15
Lama, T., J. Organ, S. DeStefano, and W. Johnson. 2018. Conservation genomics of Canada lynx. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
Kuvlesky, W. P., Jr., F. S. Guthery, N. M. King, S. DeStefano, K. R. Nolte, S. A. Gall, and N. J. Silvy, Sept./2000, Managing endangered masked bobwhite habitat in Arizona and Sonora, Mexico. 2000-09-15
Koenen, K., S. DeStefano, and C. Henner. 2003. Ecology of beaver in an urbanizing environment. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-09
King, D. I., S. Schlossberg, S. DeStefano, P. S. Warren, and M. Hartley. 2013. Wood thrush nesting success and postfledging survival in suburban and forested landscapes. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA, 14 Apr. 2013-04-14
King, D. I., S. Schlossberg, S. DeStefano, P. S. Warren, and M. Hartley. 2013. Wood thrush nesting success and postfledging survival in suburban and forested landscapes. 69th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Saratoga, N.Y. 8 Apr. 2013-04-08
Kennedy, C. G. M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, L. A. Deegan, and S. M. Pautzke. Determining acoustic receiver range in a shallow northeastern estuary with complex bathymetry: the role of habitat, depth and tide. Southern New England Chapter, American Fisheries Society, Groton, CT, January 2010. 2010-01-28
Kauffman, K. E., C. S. Hall, and P. R. Sievert. 2010. Diet of razorbill chicks at Matinicus Rock National Wildlilfe Refuge, Maine. World Seabird Conference, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 7-11 Sep. 2010-09-10
Katz, R.A., E.H. Campbell Grant, M.C. Runge, D. Hocking, B.H. Letcher, and A.H. Roy. 2015. Not all scientific uncertainties are created equal for landscape scale headwater stream management. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Katz, R.A., E.H. Campbell Grant, A.H. Roy, B.H. Letcher, and M.C Runge. 2015. Evaluating collaborative landscape conservation for headwater stream ecosystems in two northeastern US watersheds. 71st Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, 19-21 April 2015. 2015-04-19
Kanda, L.L., Fuller, T.K., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Virginia opossum population persistence in New England: theoretical and actual life history parameters. The Wildlife Society, 10th Annual Conference, 6-10 September 2003, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
Kanda, L. L., T. K. Fuller, and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Source-sink dynamics at the Virginia opossum?s distributional edge. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mammalogists, Amherst, MA, 17-21 Jun. 2006-06-19
Jordaan, A., A. Roy, S. Jackson, and S. Becker. 2018. Impacts of tidal road-stream crossings on aquatic organism passage. 9th National Summit on Coastal and Estuarine Restoration and Management, 8-13 December 2018, Long Beach, California. 2018-12-10
Jones, M.T., P.R. Sievert, and L.L. Willey. 2011. Wood Turtles (Glyptemys insculpta) in New England: Long-term Research and Conservation Planning. 9th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, 14-17 Aug. 2011-08-15
Jones, M.T., L.L. Willey, and P.R. Sievert, et al. 2013. Conservation planning for Blanding's and wood turtles in the eastern United States. 33rd Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, Baltimore, MD. 2013-02-02
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Displacement and mortality of wood turtles by seasonal floods. Northeast Natural History Conference X, Albany, NY, 17-18 Apr. 2008-04-17
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Land management recommendations for the conservation of wood turtles. Massachusetts Turtle Symposium: Information for Action, Amherst, MA, 23-24 Feb. 2007-02-24
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Wood turtle research in the Connecticut River Valley of Massachusetts: 2004-2006. Massachusetts Turtle ? Transportation Meeting, Westborough, MA, 17 Oct. 2006-10-17
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Adult mortality in rural wood turtle (Glyptemys insculpta) populations. The Northeast Natural History Conference IX, Albany, NY, 21 Apr. 2006-04-21
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2004. Wood turtle movements and habitat use in western Massachusetts. Association of Massachusetts Wetland Scientists, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Workshop, Boylston, MA, 22 Oct. 2004-10-22
Jones, M. T., L. L. Willey, P. R. Sievert, et al. 2012. Regional planning and monitoring programs for two rare turtle species in the northeastern USA. World Congress of Herpetology, Vancouver, Canada, 8-14 Aug. 2012-08-14
Jones, M. T., L. L. Willey, P. R. Sievert, and T. S. B. Akre. 2014. A new perspective on the regional status of wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta) in the Northeastern States. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, Annual Conference, 19-21 Apr 2014. 2014-04-21
Johnson, L., and S. DeStefano. 2010. Sun, surf, and subsidies: examining human-wildlife interactions on North American beaches 17th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Snowbird, UT. 2-6 Oct. 2010. 2010-10-04
Johnson, L., S. DeStefano, S. Melvin, and D. Wattles. 2016. Movements and resource use of striped skunks inhabiting piping plover nesting beaches on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. USGS MCFWRU Annual Review, Westboro, Mass. 2016-05-11
Johnson, L., B. A. Kaplin, and S. DeStefano. 2008. Translating wildlife research into effective community outreach and education. Ecological Society of America, Milwaukee, WI, 4 August. 2008-08-04
Jane, S.F., J.T. Finn, T.O. Randhir, and A.H. Roy. 2015. Linkages between stream flow, habitat, and biotic integrity in the urbanized Sudbury River. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Huguenin, M., and S. DeStefano. 2015. Trends in human-wildlife interactions as related to land use in Massachusetts. 71st Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newport, RI, 21 Apr. 2015-04-21
Higbie, J., S. DeStefano, T. Green, and J. McDonald. 2014. Home ranges of eastern box turtles at a large scale solar facility. 21st Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Pittsburgh, PA, 25-30 Oct. 2014-10-27
Henner, C. M., and S. DeStefano. 2004. Density of active and inactive beaver colonies in Massachusetts. Joint Committee of Management Agencies, Amherst, MA. 2004-08-30
Henner, C. M., S. DeStefano, S. Langlois, and R. D. Deblinger, Mar./2001, Beaver management by state referendum: the first 5 years of Question 1. 2001-03-03
Henner, C. M., S. DeStefano, R. Deblinger, J. F. Organ, S. Langlois, and K. Koenen. 2005. Beaver colony densities under varying management in Massachusetts. TWS Annual Meeting, Madison, WI. 2005-09-28
Hazelton, P., S.S. Sterrett, and A. Roy. 2018. A standardized rapid survey protocol for rare freshwater mussels using an occupancy framework. Northeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Hastings, D. M., B. W. Compton, and P. R. Sievert. 2005. Hibernacula fidelity of Blanding's turtles in eastern Massachusetts. Second International Blanding's Turtle Conference, White Point, Nova Scotia, 16-20 May. 2005-05-17
Harper, R., and S. DeStefano. 2018. Working with volunteers. Tree City USA. Look Park, Northampton, MA. 2018-05-30
Haggerty, S.A. and Sievert, P.R. 2004. Implications of firelane expansion for Hemileuca maia on Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, Martha's Vineyard, Massachustts. Northeast Ecology and Evolution Conference, University of Connecticut, 26-28 March, Storrs, CT. 2004-03-27
Haggerty, S.A. and Sievert, P.R. 2004. Implications of fire lane expansion for Hemileuca maia on Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. Expanding the Ark: The Emerging Science and Practice of Invertebrate Conservation, American Museum of Natural History Spring Symposium, 25-26 March 2004, New York, NY. 2004-03-25
Haggerty, S.A. and Sievert, P.R. 2004. Effects of fuels management on buckmoths at Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, Massachusetts. Northeast Barrens Fuels Management, 14-18 June 2004, Martha's Vineyard, MA. 2004-06-16
Haggerty, S.A. and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Disturbance impacts on two species of rare moths on Martha's Vineyard. Managing Powerline Corridors for Invertebrate Populations, University of Massachusetts, December 2003, Amherst, MA. 2003-12-12
Grgurovic, M., P. R. Sievert, B. W. Compton, and M. T. Jones. 2005. Movement patterns and wetland habitat selection of Blanding's turtles in a developing landscape. Second International Blanding's Turtle Conference, White Point, Nova Scotia, 16-20 May. 2005-05-17
Grgurovic, M., Compton, B.W., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. Blanding's turtle home range and seasonal movement patterns in the suburban environment of eastern Massachusetts. The Wildlife Society, 10th Annual Conference, 6-10 September 2003, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
Green, O.O., W.D. Shuster, A.S. Garmestani, A.H. Roy, and H.W. Thurston. 2012. Incorporating social and cultural capital into an experimental approach to urban water resources management. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 20-24 May 2012. 2012-05-22
Grasso, K., M.T. Devine, A.H. Roy, A.R. Whiteley, J. Rosset, M. Marjadi, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Testing for differences in juvenile growth rates of anadromous alewife and blueback herring. Joint Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter and Northeast Division of the American Fisheries Society, 26-27 February 2017, Mystic, CT. 2017-02-26
Grant, E.H.C., M. Runge, R. Katz, B.H. Letcher, and A.H. Roy. 2014. A structured decision framework to identify shared opportunities for decision making among multiple resource management agencies. Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America, 10-14 August 2014, Sacramento, CA 2014-08-11
Grant, A., A.H. Roy, K.H. Nislow, and B.H. Letcher. 2017. Investigating the effects of interannual differences in streamflow and temperature on macroinvertebrate assemblages. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Grandinetti, M.E., A.H. Roy, G.P. Setliff, and H.R. Geib. 2013. The effects of urbanization on macroinvertebrate assemblages in eastern Pennsylvania. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, Jacksonville, FL, 19-23 May 2013. 2013-05-19
Giard, H., J. Carmigani, and A.H. Roy. 2018. Investigating the effects of winter lake drawdowns on freshwater mussels and consequences for water quality. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 13-15 March 2018, Devens, MA. 2018-03-13
Gaughan, C. R., and S. DeStefano. 2003. Movement patterns of white-tailed deer in suburban and rural Massachusetts. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-10
Fuller, T. K., S. DeStefano, and P. R. Sievert. 2005. Endangered pests: a management conundrum. TWS Annual Meeting, Madison, WI. 2005-09-29
Fuller, T. K., S. DeStefano, and P. R. Sievert. 2005. Endangered pests: the ultimate management conundrum. The Wildlife Society 12th Annual Conference, Madison, WI, 25-29 Sep. 2005-09-29
Frank, H. J. M. E. Mather, S. M. Pautzke, J. M. Smith, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn. 2010 Encouraging stakeholder participation in restoration research: The adopt-a-herring program. Invited Presentation Restoration of American Shad and River Herring in Atlantic Coastal Waters, Annual Meeting, American Fisheries Society, Pittsburgh, PA, September 2010 2010-09-15
Frank, H., M. E. Mather, J. Smith, J. H. Finn, R. Muth, K. Ferry, M. Armstrong. 2007. Examining spawning behavior and habitat use of stocked river herring: a preliminary analysis of restoration efforts in the Ipswich River using radiotelemetry. Southern New England Chapter Meeting, American Fisheries Society, January 2007 2007-01-01
Finn J. T, M. E. Mather, R. M. Muth, J. M. Smith, R. R. Zwick. 2007. Putting it all Together: Interdisciplinary Integration through Agent-based Modeling. . Invited presentation in Symposium. Annual Meeting, Estuarine Research Foundation, Providence, Rhode Island, November 2007 2007-11-07
Finkelstein, M., M. Nakagawa, P. R. Sievert, and D. F. Doak. 2007. Juvenile age classes contribute measurably to population growth and survival of long-lived species: case study of chick mortality on Laysan albatross population stability. Society for Conservation Biology, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 1-5 Jul. 2007-07-03
Finkelstein, M., M. Nakagawa, P. R. Sievert, and D. F. Doak. 2007. Juvenile age classes contribute measurably to population growth and survival of long-lived species: case study of chick mortality on Laysan albatross population stability. Ecological Society of America / Society for Ecological Restoration Joint Meeting, San Jose, CA, 5-10 Aug. 2007-08-07
Finkelstein, M. E., P. R. Sievert, S. Wolf, M. Goldman, G. Balogh, H. Hasegawa, D. F. Doak 2008. Volcanoes, behavior and life history of the short-tailed albatross. Short-tailed Albatross Recovery Team Meeting, Cape Town, South Africa, 8-10 Aug. 2008-08-08
Finkelstein, M. E., P. R. Sievert, S. Wolf, M. Goldman, G. Balogh, H. Hasegawa, D. F. Doak 2008. The anatomy of a (potential) disaster: Volcanoes, behavior and life history of the short-tailed albatross. Society for Conservation Biology, 13-17 Jul. 2008-07-15
Finkelstein, M. E., P. R. Sievert, S. Wolf, M. Goldman, G. Balogh, H. Hasegawa, D. F. Doak 2008. The anatomy of a (potential) disaster: Volcanoes, behavior and life history of the short-tailed albatross. Fourth International Albatross and Petrel Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 11-15 Aug. 2008-08-12
Finkelstein, M. E., M. Nakagawa, P. R. Sievert, J. Klavitter, D. F. Doak. 2009. Assessment of demographic risk factors and management priorities: Impacts on juveniles substantially affect population viability of a long-lived seabird. Pacific Seabird Group Meeting, Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan, 21-28 Feb. 2009-02-25
Ferry, K.H., and M. E. Mather. 2003. Factors driving distribution of migratory striped bass across Massachusetts estuaries: predator prey interactions and implications for multispecies management. Contributed paper, Southern New England Chapter American Fisheries Society and New England Estuarine Research Society Joint Summer Meeting, May, 2003 2003-05-01
Ferry, K.H and M.E. Mather. 2000. A travel guide for migratory striped bass vacationing in Massachusetts estuaries: evaluating heterogeneity in diet, growth potential, and feeding opportunities. Contributed paper, annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, St. Louis, Missouri. 2000-01-01
Ferry, K. H and M. E. Mather. 2001. Mechanisms for habitat selection and consequences of growth variation for striped bass. Contributed paper, annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, Phoenix, AZ. 2001-08-18
Ferry, K. F., J. Smith, M. E. Mather, J. Smith, J. Finn, R. Muth. 2006. In search of ?the right side of the tracks: identifying desirable habitat for river herring restoration. American Fisheries Society, Lake Placid, New York, September, 2006 2006-09-01
Ferry, K. F, and M. E. Mather. 2002. Nowhere to swim to, nowhere to hide: consequences of striped bass predation for estuarine prey. Contributed Paper, Communities and Ecosystems II, Tuesday, August 20, 2002, American Fisheries Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD, August 2000 2002-08-20
Fallon Olmsted, C., T. Betras, S. DeStefano, S. C. Pasquini, E. Faison, and W. P. Carson. 2019. Evidence for moose as ecosystem engineers via non-trophic indirect effects. Ecological Society of America, Louisville, Kentucky, 11-16 August 2019. 2019-08-15
Falconi, N., J. Organ, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Value of data sharing for conservation of the spectacled bear in Peru. Ecological Society of America, New Orleans, LA. 2018-08-06
Falconi, N., J. Organ, and S. DeStefano. 2017. Value of data sharing for conservation: A study case of a large scale project of Spectacled bear (Tremarctos ornatus) in Peru. 25th International Conference on Bear Research & Management, Quito, Ecuador. 2017-11-17
Faison, E., and S. DeStefano. 2016. Ungulates, tree recruitment, and herbaceous layers: results from the DCR and Harvard Forest deer and moose exclosures. USGS MCFWRU Annual Review, Westboro, Mass. 2016-05-11
Faison, E., S. DeStefano, D. Foster, and J. Compton. 2013. Recolonization of moose at their southern range limit alters temperate forest development. 47th North American Moose Conference, Whitefield, NH. 2013-05-21
Faison, E. K., and S. DeStefano. 2015. Large wildlife dynamics and herbivory. Harvard Forest LTER V Review, Petersham, MA, 4 June. 2015-06-04
Faison, E. K., S. DeStefano, A. Barker Plotkin, and D. R. Foster. 2014. Functional response of ungulates in hemlock forests disturbed by logging and simulated insect attack. Harvard Forest, Petersham, MA, 11 Mar. 2014-03-11
Endyke, S.C., A.H. Roy, D. Perkins, T. Warren, and S. Hanlon. 2020. Quantifying the effects of algae availability on freshwater mussel growth. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 4-6 March 2020, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Dowling, Z., E. Dumont, and P. R. Sievert. 2014. Mitigating effects of wind development on bat species in the Northeast. Integrated Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Symposium, Amherst, MA, 2 Apr 2014. 2014-04-02
Doubleday, A.J., P.D. Hazelton, A.H. Roy, A. Fisk, and D. Perkins. 2017. Local habitat effects on the abundance and distribution of Brook Floater (Alasmidonta varicosa) in Massachusetts. Meeting of the Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society, 26-30 March 2017, Cleveland, OH. 2017-03-26
Dexter, T., D. J. Paulson, M. T. Jones, P. R. Sievert, and D. T. Yorks. 2012. Freshwater turtles and transportation in the Northeast: Mitigating the effects of fragmentation through passage strategies, statewide conservation planning, and interagency coordination. Northeastern Transportation and Wildlife Conference, South Portland, ME, 16-19 Sep. 2012-09-17
Devine, M.T., P.A. Jordaan, A.H. Roy, and A.R. Whiteley. 2016. Optimal sampling effort for estimating juvenile alewife densities in freshwater lakes using a pelagic purse seine. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockport, ME. 2016-03-23
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, M.M. Bailey, A.R. Whiteley, B Gahagan, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Comparing sampling methods for quantifying juvenile alewife in freshwater lakes toward estimating productivity. Gaspereau/Alewife Symposium, 16-20 June 2017, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada. 2017-06-16
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, B.I. Gahagan, M.M. Bailey, S.M. Turner, A.A. Bowden, and A. Jordaan. 2019. Evaluating juvenile river herring productivity in newly restored freshwater habitats. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 27 February - 1 March, Saratoga Springs, NY. 2019-02-27
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, A.R. Whiteley, and A. Jordaan. 2016. Quantifying optimal sampling effort for estimating recruit abundance for juvenile anadromous alewife. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) Conference, 19-23 September 2016, Riga, Latvia. 2016-09-19
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, A.J. Whiteley, B.I. Gahagan, M.P. Armstrong, and A. Jordaan. 2017. What goes in must come out? Investigating stock-recruitment relationships and factors influencing juvenile densities of anadromous river herring. Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 19-23 August 2018, Atlantic City, NJ. 2018-08-19
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, A.J. Whiteley, B.I. Gahagan, M.P. Armstrong, M.M. Bailey, and A. Jordaan. 2017. The lake effect: identifying optimal growth conditions for juvenile anadromous alewife. Joint Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter and Northeast Division of the American Fisheries Society, 26-27 February 2017, Mystic, CT. 2017-02-26
Devine, M.T., A.H. Roy, A.J. Whiteley, B.I. Gahagan, M.P. Armstrong, M.M. Bailey, and A. Jordaan. 2017. The lake effect: identifying optimal growth conditions for juvenile anadromous alewife. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Devine, M.T, A.P. Jordaan, A.P., A.H. Roy, and A.R. Whiteley. 2016. Optimal sampling effort for estimating juvenile alewife densities in freshwater lakes using a pelagic purse seine. Winter Science Meeting, Southern New England Chapter of the American Fisheries Society, 14 Jan 2015, Groton, Connecticut. 2016-01-14
Deblinger, R. D., and S. DeStefano. 2003. Wildlife as valuable resource vs. intolerable pest: a suburban wildlife management model. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
DeStefano, S., and T. K. Fuller. 2018. State of the art: self-evaluation of wildlife and fisheries research and management. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
DeStefano, S., and John F. Organ. 2011. Food, nutrition, and health of urban wildlife. Second Annual Symposium on Conservation Medicine, Andros Bello University, Santiago, Chile. 23 Nov. 2011-11-23
DeStefano, S., and J. Organ. 2010. The influence of demographic urbanization on human-wildlife interactions. 17th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Snowbird, UT. 2-6 Oct. 2010. 2010-10-04
DeStefano, S., and J. F. Organ. 2013. Moose population dynamics: interactions of landscape, climate, and disease. 3rd Symposium on Conservation Medicine, Santiago, Chile, 10 Oct. (Invited) 2013-10-10
DeStefano, S., and E. Faison. 2015. Ungulate interactions with forested landscapes. 26th Annual Harvard Forest Ecology Symposium, Petersham, MA, 17 Mar. 2015-03-17
DeStefano, S., and D. Wattles. 2015. Update on the status of moose in southern New England. Northfield Environmental Center, Northfield, MA. 18 Nov. 2015-11-18
DeStefano, S., and D. Wattles. 2014. Moose-vehicle collisions in Massachusetts: the need for speed ... reduction. Northeastern Transportation and Wildlife Conference 6, Burlington, Vermont, 21-24 Sep. 2014. 2014-09-22
DeStefano, S., and D. Wattles. 2012. Ecology, conservation, and management of moose in Massachusetts. Worcester County League of Sportsmen’s Clubs, Inc., West Boylston, MA. 28 April. 2012-04-28
DeStefano, S., and C. M. Henner, Feb./2001, Ecological and sociological aspects of beaver populations along an urban-rural gradient in Massachusetts. 2001-02-20
DeStefano, S., R. D. Deblinger, and C. A. Miller. 2003. Urban and suburban environments as wildlife habitats. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
DeStefano, S., R. D. Deblinger, and C. A. Miller. 2003. The lessons, challenges, and opportunities of wildlife in suburbia. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
DeStefano, S., May 2000, Spatial requirements of animals, Mass. Dept. of Environmental Management, Habitat Management Short Course, Amherst, MA. 2000-05-01
DeStefano, S., May 2000, History and status of landscape management for recovery of masked bobwhites in Arizona and Mexico, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2000-05-01
DeStefano, S., March 2000, Habitat Analysis, Wildlife Habitat Ecology And Management, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2000-03-01
DeStefano, S., K. Koenen, and C. Henner. 2004. Ecology of beaver in an urbanizing environment: research update. Joint Committee of Management Agencies, Amherst, MA. 2004-08-30
DeStefano, S., D. Wattles, E. Faison, D. Stainbrook, T. O’Shea, K. Koenen, J. Pereira, H. Kilpatrick, and A. LaBonte. 2013. Moose in Southern New England: a stable population in the face of widespread declines? North American Moose Conference, Whitefield, NH. 2013-05-21
DeStefano, S., April 2000, The Business of Cooperative Research and Education in Fisheries and Wildlife Science, The Business of Natural Resources, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2000-04-01
DeStefano, S. 2018. Then and now … Massachusetts in 1948 versus today. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
DeStefano, S. 2018. The Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit: 70 years of graduate research. 70th Anniversary of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
DeStefano, S. 2018. The Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit – 1948-2018: 70 years of cooperative conservation in the Commonwealth. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
DeStefano, S. 2015. Moose in Massachusetts: What does it mean for our woods? 3rd Annual Meeting of the Massachusetts Forest Alliance, Southbridge, MA, 25 Apr. 2015-04-25
DeStefano, S. 2013. Meet your new neighbors — black bears (Ursus americanus). The Forest Lyceum, Norfolk, CT, 1 June. (Invited) 2013-06-01
DeStefano, S. 2010. The return of moose to southern New England: natural history, current issues, update on research. Great Mountain Forest, Norfolk, CT. 2010-09-25
DeStefano, S. 2004. Review of collaborative research on beaver in Massachusetts. Joint Committee of Management Agencies, Amherst, MA. 2004-08-30
Dangora, A., M.T. Devine, A.H. Roy, J. Zydlewski, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Evaluating DIDSON as a tool to monitor juvenile river herring in coastal freshwater lakes. Joint Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter and Northeast Division of the American Fisheries Society, 26-27 February 2017, Mystic, CT. 2017-02-26
Cox, J.S. and A.H. Roy. 2019. The phenological relationship between mussel glochidia and spawning river herring. Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society Symposium, 14-18 April 2019, San Antonio, TX. 2019-04-15
Cox, J.S. and A.H. Roy. 2019. Parasitic freshwater mussel larvae attachment on river herring in Connecticut River tributaries. Connecticut River Atlantic Salmon Commission (CRASC) Research and Management Forum, 13 March 2019, Hadley, MA. 2019-03-13
Cormier, R., H. J, Frank, M. E. Mather, R. M. Muth, J. M. Smith, J. T. Finn. Relationship between movements of anadromous alewives and large- and small-scale habitat features. Abstract submitted, Northeastern Division American Fisheries Society, Newton, MA, April 2010 2010-04-29
Conlee, L., D. Wattles, M. Duda, and S. DeStefano. 2018. Massachusetts residents' attitudes toward black bears and black bear management. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
Compton, J., S. DeStefano, E. Faison, and D. Foster. 2015. An experimental design to manipulate three levels of large herbivore browsing. 71st Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newport, RI, 21 Apr. 2015-04-21
Compton, B.W., and Sievert, P.R. 2003. A landscape model of Blanding's turtle habitat in eastern Massachusetts. Society for Conservation Biology, 17th Annual Meeting, 28 June - 2 July, Duluth, MN. 2003-06-26
Compton, B.W. and Sievert, P.R. 2004 A landscape model of Blanding's turtle habitat in eastern Massachusetts. Northeast Regional Blanding's Turtle Meeting, 13 February 2004, Concord, NH. 2004-02-13
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Applying habitat and population modeling to the conservation of Massachusetts turtles. Massachusetts Turtle Symposium: Information for Action, Amherst, MA, 23-24 Feb. 2007-02-24
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. An update on the status assessment of Blanding's turtles in the Northeast. Northeast Blanding's Turtle Working Group, Sudbury, MA, 30 Jan. 2007-01-30
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. A regional action plan for Blanding's turtles. Northeast Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation Annual Meeting, Burlington, CT, 15-17 Aug. 2006-08-16
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2005. A spatially-explicit population viability model of Blanding's turtles in eastern Massachusetts. Second International Blanding's Turtle Conference, White Point, Nova Scotia, 16-20 May. 2005-05-17
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2004. Blanding's turtles and road mortality: a search for solutions. Maine Roads and Wildlife Conference. 2004-11-01
Compton, B. W., and P. R. Sievert. 2004. Blanding's turtle conservation in Massachusetts. Association of Massachusetts Wetland Scientists, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Workshop, Boylston, MA, 22 Oct. 2004-10-22
Compton, B. W., K. McGarigal, and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Turtles in Sprawlville: landscape models for strategic conservation in Massachusetts. The Northeast Natural History Conference IX, 21 April, Albany, NY, 21 Apr. 2006-04-21
Compton, B. W., K. McGarigal, and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Models of priority sites for spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata), wood turtle (Glyptemys insculpta), and Blanding's turtle (Emydoidea blandingii). Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA, 12 May. 2006-05-12
Clark, L. J., P. R. Sievert, S. DeStefano, and D. Simser. 2005. Effectiveness of bait boxes in reducing deer tick (Ixodes scapularis) numbers on white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus). The Wildlife Society 12th Annual Conference, Madison, WI, 25-29 Sep. 2005-09-26
Clark, D., K. K. G. Koenen, J. W. Pereira, K. G. MacKenzie, and S. DeStefano. 2014. Fidelity and persistence of ring-billed and herring gulls to wintering sites. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA, Apr. 2015-04-05
Clark, D., K. K. G. Koenen, J. W. Pereira, K. G. MacKenzie, and S. DeStefano. 2013. Roosting, site fidelity, and the use of anthropogenic food by urban gulls in Massachusetts: implications for public water supply reservoirs. Graduate Research Symposium, Life Sciences Graduate Research Council, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 12 Nov. 2013-11-12
Clark, D., K. K. G. Koenen, J. W. Pereira, K. G. MacKenzie, and S. DeStefano. 2014. Fidelity and persistence of ring-billed and herring gulls to wintering sites. Northeast Natural History Conference, Springfield, MA, 15 Apr. 2014-04-15
Clark, D. E., K. Koenen, K. MacKenzie, J. Pereira, and S. DeStefano. 2013. The use of wastewater treatment plants by gulls: problems and solutions. Massachusetts Water Pollution Control Association Annual Meeting, Fort Devens, MA, 21 Mar. 2013-03-21
Clark, D. E., K. Koenen, K. MacKenzie, J. Pereira, S. DeStefano, D. Wattles, and J. Compton. 2010. Using deer hunters to estimate moose populations on a water supply watershed. 66th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newton, MA, 27 April. 2010-04-27
Cheney, K.N., A.H. Roy, and R.F. Smith. 2014. Spatial and temporal variation in aquatic insect emergence from headwater streams in New England. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-26
Cheney, K.N., A.H. Roy, and R.F. Smith. 2014. Spatial and temporal variation in Plecoptera and Trichoptera emergence from headwater streams. Jount Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18-22 May 2014, Portland, OR 2014-05-20
Carmignani, J.R., A.H. Roy, P.D. Hazelton, and H. Giard. 2019. Annual winter water level drawdowns limit mussel densities in small lakes. Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society Symposium, 14-18 April 2019, San Antonio, TX. 2019-04-15
Carmignani, J.R., A.H. Roy, J.T. Stolarski, and T. Richards. 2020. Synthesis of empirical research investigating the effects of annual wintertime water level drawdowns on littoral zones in Massachusetts lakes. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 4-6 March 2020, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Carmignani, J.R. and A.H. Roy. 2020. Ecological patterns of shallow littoral zones in reservoirs undergoing annual wintertime water level drawdowns. North American Lake Management Society, 16-20 November 2020, virtual. 2020-11-16
Carmignani, J.R. and A.H. Roy. 2014. Examining effects of winter water level drawdowns on fish populations in New England lakes. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 26-28 March 2014, Burlington, VT. 2014-03-27
Carmignani, J.R. and A.H. Roy. 2014. Ecological impacts of winter water level drawdowns on lake littoral zone communities: a review. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting, 18-22 May 2014, Portland, OR. 2014-05-20
Carmignani, J., P. Hazelton, S. Sterrett, and A. Roy. 2020. Assessing detection, occupancy, and habitat correlates for a rare mussel based on standardized rapid survey protocol. Northeast Natural History Conference, 17-19 April 2020, Stamford, CT. 2020-04-17
Carmignani, J., A.H. Roy, and K. Stankiewicz. 2016. Freshwater mussel distribution in shallow depths of winter drawdown lakes. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockland, ME. 2016-03-23
Carmignani, J., A.H. Roy, and J. Stolarski. 2018. Do annual winter water level drawdowns alter trophic pathways for common lake fish species? Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Carmignani, J., A.H. Roy, and J. Stolarski. 2018. Do annual winter water level drawdowns alter trophic pathways for common lake fish species? New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 13-15 March 2018, Devens, MA. 2018-03-13
Carmignani, J., A.H. Roy, and J. Stolarski. 2018. Do annual winter water level drawdowns alter trophic pathways for common lake fish species? Annual Meeting of the American Fisheries Society, 19-23 August 2018, Atlantic City, NJ. 2018-08-19
Carmignani, J. and A.H. Roy. 2019. Littoral macroinvertebrate assemblage responses to annual winter lake drawdowns. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 27 February - 1 March, Saratoga Springs, NY. 2019-02-27
Carmignani, J. and A.H. Roy. 2016. Impact of winter drawdowns on mussel distributions in Massachusetts (USA) lakes. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Carmignani, J. and A.H. Roy. 2015. Do annual winter lake drawdowns alter the physical habitat structure and complexity of shallow littoral zones? Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Carmignani, J. and A.H. Roy. 2015. Do annual winter drawdowns alter the physical habitat structure and complexity of the littoral zone? New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Carey, M.P. and M.E. Mather. 2000. Relationships between fish assemblage patterns and environmental and biological variables: predicting fish assemblage structure. Contributed paper, annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, St. Louis, Missouri. 2000-01-01
Carey, M.P and M. E. Mather. 2001. Evaluating patterns and processes of community structure across gradients: the roles of yellow perch. Contributed paper, annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, Phoenix, AZ 2001-08-18
Campbell, C. A., and M. E. Mather. 2001. Across year variability in size of juvenile Atlantic salmon in the Connecticut River: Insights for restoration. Contributed paper, annual meeting, American Fisheries Society, Phoenix, AZ. 2001-08-17
Campbell, C. A. and M. E. Mather. 2002. Patterns of Atlantic salmon size and growth in the Connecticut River related to temperature and density. Contributed Paper, Communities and Ecosystems II, Tuesday, August 20, 2002, American Fisheries Society Meeting, Baltimore, MD, August 2002 2002-08-20
Cahill, C., S. DeStefano, J. Organ, and G. Batcheller. 2018. Transitioning to alternative ammunition on National Wildlife Refuges. 70th Anniversary Meeting of the Massachusetts Unit, Westborough, MA. 2018-05-15
Burak, M. K., M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, J. B. Kim, and R. M. Muth. Identification of the timing and magnitude of anadromous alewife spawning migrations in three coastal Massachusetts rivers. Abstract submitted, Northeastern Division American Fisheries Society, Newton, MA, April 2010 2010-04-28
Burak, M. B., M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, R. M. Muth, and J. B. Kim. 2009. Linking anadromous river herring migrations to ecosystem function. Coastal and Estuarine Research Foundation, Portland, OR, November 2009. 2009-11-30
Bouldin, R., A. Roy, S. Mattocks, R. Quinones, and T. Richards. 2018. Responses of stream fishes to dam removal in Massachusetts. Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, 15-17 April 2018, Burlington, VT. 2018-04-15
Blewett, L.J., Sievert, P.R., DeStefano, S., and Simser, D. 2004. Effectiveness of bait boxes in reducing deer ticks, Ixodes scapularis, numbers on white-footed mice, Peromyscus leucopus. Northeast Ecology and Evolution Conference, University of Connecticut, 26-28 March 2004, Storrs, CT. 2004-03-28
Blewett, L. J., P. R. Sievert, D. Simser, and S. DeStefano. 2004. Effectiveness of bait boxes in reducing deer tick (Ixodes scapularis) numbers on white-footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus). Northeast Ecology and Evolution Conference, University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT. 2004-01-15
Bittner, S.M., A.H. Roy, M.T. Devine, S. Mattocks, H. Mohammadi, and A. Jordaan. 2016. Alewife alter zooplankton biomass and morphology in freshwater lakes. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockport, ME. 2016-03-24
Bittner, S. A.H. Roy, M.T. Devine, H. Mohammadi, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Dietary preferences among juvenile and adult river herring in freshwater lakes. Joint Meeting of the Southern New England Chapter and Northeast Division of the American Fisheries Society, 26-27 February 2017, Mystic, CT. 2017-02-26
Bittner, S. A.H. Roy, M.T. Devine, H. Mohammadi, and A. Jordaan. 2017. Dietary preferences among juvenile and adult river herring in freshwater lakes. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Bentsen, C.N., A.H. Roy, and D.S. Armstrong. 2016. Accounting for biotic variability in urbanizing streams: the role of reach- and watershed-scale factors. Ecological Society of America Mid-Atlantic Chapter Meeting, 8-10 April 2016, Kutztown, PA. 2016-04-08
Bentsen, C.N., A.H. Roy, and D.S. Armstrong. 2016. Accounting for biotic variability in urbanizing streams: the role of local and landscape factors. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Bentsen, C.N., A.H. Roy, and D.S. Armstrong. 2015. Accounting for biotic variability in urban streams: the role of local and landscape. Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 17-21 May 2015, Milwaukee, WI. 2015-05-18
Bentsen, C.N., A.H. Roy, and D.S. Armstrong. 2015. Accounting for biotic variability in urban streams: the role of local and landscape factors. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH. 2015-03-18
Bentsen, C.N., A.H. Roy, and D.A. Armstrong. 2016. Investigating the role of channel geomorphology on biotic responses to urbanization. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockland, ME. 2016-03-23
Baker, A.M., A.H. Roy, T.A. Richards, M. Craddock, and C.N. Bentsen. 2020. April showers in November: Examining how altered hydrology from winter drawdowns can impact habitat and biota. Southern New England American Fisheries Society Winter Meeting, 13-14 January 2020, Cambridge, MA. 2020-01-13
Baker, A.M. and A.H. Roy. 2020. April showers in November: Flipping the flow regime: Examining how altered hydrology from winter drawdowns can impact downstream ecology. ASLO-SFS 2020 Joint Summer Meeting, 7-11 June 2020, Madison, WI. 2020-06-07
Armstrong, D.S., A.H. Roy, M.E. Baker, C.N. Bentsen, and J.T. Stolarski. 2017. Moving beyond impervious cover: Unpacking characteristics of impervious cover influencing stream biota in Massachusetts. Annual Meeting of the New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 14-16 March 2017, Hartford, CT. 2017-03-14
Argo, E.E., A.H. Roy, and R.L. Ryan. 2015. Quantifying outdoor residential water use in the Ipswich River watershed: what influences residents’ behavior. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 18-20 March 2015, Bartlett, NH, . 2015-03-18
Argo, E.E., A.H. Roy, R.L. Ryan, and A. Milman. 2016. Factors influencing outdoor residential use in the Ipswich River Watershed. New England Association of Environmental Biologists, 23-25 March 2016, Rockport, ME. 2016-03-23
Argo, E.E., A.H. Roy, R.L. Ryan, and A. Milman. 2016. Factors influencing individuals' outdoor residential water use decisions in suburban Boston (USA) . Annual Meeting of the Society for Freshwater Science, 21-25 May 2016, Sacramento, CA. 2016-05-22
Argo, E.E., A.H. Roy, R.L. Ryan, and A. Milman. 2015. Quantifying outdoor residential water use in the Ipswich River watershed: what influences residents' behavior. New England Graduate Student Water Symposium, 11-13 Sep 2015, Amherst, MA. 2015-09-11
Arata, J., and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Modeling the population history of a top predator: ecological restrictions and human-induced impacts. Society for Conservation Biology, 20th Annual Meeting, San Jose, CA, 25 Jun. 2006-06-25
Arata, J., P. R. Sievert, and M. B. Naughton. 2006. Status assessment of Laysan and black-footed albatross populations. Albatross Conservation Action Plan Meeting, Honolulu, HI, 24 Oct. 2006-10-24
Arata, J. A., P. R. Sievert, and M. B. Naughton. 2008. Status assessment of Laysan and black-footed albatross. Fourth International Albatross and Petrel Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 11-15 Aug. 2008-08-12
Arata, J. A., P. R. Sievert, and M. B. Naughton. 2007. Assessing the status and trends of Laysan and black-footed albatross populations. Albatross Modeling Workshop, 7-9 Nov. 2007-11-08
Allison, N. L., S. DeStefano, and G. F. Gee. 2003. A comparison of nocturnal roosting behavior of whooping cranes and Florida sandhill cranes. The Wildlife Society 10th Annual Conference, Burlington, VT. 2003-09-08
Abbott, K.M., A.H. Roy, and K.H. Nislow. 2020. Resilient river restoration through dam removal. Massachusetts Association of Conservation Commissions Annual Environmental Conference, 29 February 2020, Worcester, MA. 2020-02-29
Abbott, K.M., A.H. Roy, and K.H. Nislow. 2020. Resilient river restoration through dam removal. 5th International Symposium on Urbanization and Stream Ecology, 12-15 February 2020, Austin, TX. 2020-02-12
Abbott, K.M., A.H. Roy, P.A. Zaidel, K.M. Houle, and K.H. Nislow. 2020. Thermal and dissolved oxygen recovery following small dam removals in Massachusetts. Northeast Aquatic Biologists Conference, 4-6 March 2020, Newport, RI. 2020-03-04
Abbott, K.M., A.H. Roy, P.A. Zaidel, K.M. Houle, and K.H. Nislow. 2020. Dam removal as a tool to increase ecological resilience through water quality improvements. Quebec RE3 Conference , 7-11 June 2020, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. 2020-06-07
Abbott, K.M., A.H. Roy, M.B. Cole, K.M. Houle, and K.H. Nislow. 2019. Variable responses of aquatic macroinvertebrate assemblages to dam removal. Society of Wetland Scientists – New England Chapter Fall Meeting: Dammed If You Do and Dammed If You Don’t: Barrier Removal and Stream Integration, 4-5 October 2019, New Britain, CT. 2019-10-05
. Frank, H. J., M. E. Mather, J. M. Smith, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn. 2009.Understanding prespawning behavior of individual anadromous alewives in order to interpret distributional patterns: using tagging to improve the efficiency of coastal watershed restoration. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES). Berlin Germany, September 2009. 2009-09-01
Frank, H. J., M. E. Mather, J. M. Smith, R. M. Muth, J. T. Finn. 2009.Understanding prespawning behavior of individual anadromous alewives in order to interpret distributional patterns: using tagging to improve the efficiency of coastal watershed restoration. International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES). Berlin Germany, September 2009. 2009-09-30
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2010. Thermoregulatory behavior of moose to cope with high temperatures in southern New England. 66th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newton, MA, 27 April. 2010-04-27
Wattles, D., and S. DeStefano. 2010. The role of sustainable timber harvest and moose populations in Massachusetts. 66th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newton, MA, 27 April. 2010-04-27
McCarthy, K. P., and S. DeStefano. 2010. Common loon behavioral responses to disturbance during breeding. 66th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newton, MA, 27 April. 2010-04-27
Johnson, L., S. DeStefano, and S. Melvin. 2010. Population characteristics of coastal striped skunks on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachsuetts. 66th Annual Northeast Fish and Wildlife Conference, Newton, MA, 26 April. 2010-04-26
Theses and Dissertations Publication Date
Zaidel, P. 2018. Impacts of small, surface-release dams on stream temperature and dissolved oxygen in Massachusetts. Master's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2018-05-31
Yarra, A.N. 2015. Impacts of thermal and flow alteration on benthic stream macroinvertebrates downstream of water supply reservoirs in Massachusetts. B.S. Honor's Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2015-05-31
Willey, Lisabeth L. 2010. Spatial Ecology of Eastern Box Turtles (Terrapene C. Carolina) in Central Massachusetts. PhD Dissertation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2010-05-31
Wibisono, Hariyo T. 2005. Conservation of Sumatran tigers (Panthera tigris sumatrae) in Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park, Indonesia. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2005-01-31
Weinstein, S.Y. 2016. Genetic analysis of slimy sculpin (Cottus cognatus) movement before and after dam removal. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-05-31
Wattles, David W. 2015. The effect of thermoregulation and roads on the movements and habitat selection of moose in Massachusetts. Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA. 2015-02-28
Wattles, D. W. 2011. Status, movements, and habitat use of moose in Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 2011-08-31
Vitale, Kimberly O. 2013. Habitat use and seasonal movement patterns of four-toed salamanders (Hemidactylium scutatum) in Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2013-08-31
Strules, J. 2012. Salt drive in the beaver (Castor canadensis): an experimental assessment with field feeding trials. M.S. Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2012-08-31
Spencer, Sarah M. 2012. Diving behavior and identification of sex of breeding Atlantic Puffins (Fratercula arctica), and nest-site characteristics of Alcids on Petit Manan Island, Maine. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2012-05-31
Sowers, V. 2017. The effect of calcium supplementation on the growth and survival of a freshwater mussel. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-04-30
Smith, C. 2015. Thermal alteration downstream of impoundments. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2015-05-31
Rosset, J. 2016 The life history characteristics, growth, and mortality of juvenile alewife, Alosa pseudoharengus, in coastal Massachusetts. MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-04-30
Pusparini, Wulan. 2014. Ecology and Conservation of Endangered Species in Sumatra: Smaller Cats and the Sumatran Rhinoceros as Case Studies. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2014-04-30
Paulson, David J. 2010. Evaluating the Effectiveness of Road Passage Structures for Freshwater Turtles in Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2010-02-28
Naing, Hla. 2014. Assessing Habitat Occupancy of Tiger Prey in the Hukaung Valley of Northern Myanmar. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2014-05-31
McCarthy, K. P. 2009. Evaluation of disturbance factors and their effect on breeding common loons at Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge, New Hampshire and Maine. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 2010-02-28
Martell, V. 2020. Improving growth and survival of cultured yellow lampmussel (Lampsilis cariosa) for restoring populations. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2020-02-28
Marjadi, M. 2016. River herring conservation in freshwater: investigating fish reproductive success and the educational value of citizen monitoring programs. MS Thesis. Organismic & Evolutionary Biology Program, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-08-31
LeFlore, E. 2014. Assessing wild canid distribution using camera traps in the Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 2014-09-30
Kauffman, Katherine E. 2012. Population dynamics, chick diet, and foraging behavior of the Razorbill (Alca torda) at Matinicus Rock, Maine. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2012-09-30
Kanda, L. Leann. 2005. Limitations to the northernmost distribution of Virginia opossums. PhD Disseration, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2005-05-31
Jones, Michael T. 2009. Modeling the spatial distribution of wood turtles (Glyptemys insculpta) in New England. PhD Dissertation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2009-05-31
Jones, M.T. 2009. Spatial ecology, Population Structure, and Conservation of the Wood Turtle, Glyptemys insculpta, in Central New England. Unpubl. Ph.D. dissertation, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, University of Massachusetts; Amherst, MA. 2009-05-31
Johnson, Luanne. 2016. Population characteristics, movements, and resource use of striped skunks inhabiting piping plover nesting beaches on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts. Dissertation, Antioch University of New England, Keene, NH. 2016-05-31
Huguenin, M. A. 2014. Trends in human-wildlife interactions as related to land use and human density in Massachusetts. Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 2014-09-30
Harper, Richard W. 2019. Socio-political and natural-ecological factors influencing urban forest management in Massachusetts. Dissertation. University of Massachusetts-Amherst. 2019-08-31
Haggerty, Sarah A. 2005. Effect of firebreak maintenance on rare insects of Manuel F. Correllus State Forest, Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2005-05-31
Grgurovic, Mark. 2006. Habitat selection and movement patterns of Blanding’s turtles (Emydoidea blandingii) in Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2006-05-31
Grant, A.M. 2017. Investigating effects of interannual variation in streamflow and temperature on benthic macroinvertebrate assemblages over a 13 year period (2013-2016) in West Brook. B.S. Honor's Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-05-31
Frank , H. 2009. Evaluation of pre-spawning movements of anadromous alewives in the Ipswich Rver using radiotelemetry. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2009-07-31
Faison, E. F. 2015. Complex effects of ungulate browsers on tree recruitment and herbaceous layers in northeastern temperature forests. Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 2015-05-31
Devine, M.T. 2017. Juvenile river herring in freshwater lakes: Sampling approaches for evaluating growth and survival. MS Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-09-30
Clark, Laura J. 2005. Small mammal ecology and the prevalence of Lyme disease on Martha’s Vineyard. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2005-05-31
Clark, D. E. 2014. Roosting, site fidelity, and food sources of urban gulls in Massachusetts: implications for protecting public water supplies. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts. 2014-02-28
Cheney, K.N. 2014. Spatial and temporal variation in stream insect emergence from headwater streams in New England. B.S. Honor's Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2014-04-30
Carmignani, J.R. 2020. Investigating the effects of winter drawdowns on the ecological character of littoral zones in Massachusetts lakes. PhD Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2020-02-28
Bentsen, C. 2017. Accounting for biotic variability in streams with low levels of impervious cover: the role of reach- and watershed-scale factors. MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2017-04-30
Barber, Grace. 2014. Ant Assemblages in Three New York Pine Barrens and the Impacts of Hiking Trails. MS Thesis. University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2014-09-30
Argo, E. E. 2016. Factors influencing household outdoor residential water use decisions in suburban Boston (USA). MS Thesis. Department of Environmental Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2016-08-31
Albanese, E. 2006. Local and landscape requirements of frosted elfins (Callophrys irus) in sandplain communities of Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts Amherst. 2006-05-31
Pautzke, S. M. 2008. Distribution patterns of migratory striped bass in Plum Island Estuary, Massachusetts. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 2008-08-31
Technical Publications Publication Date
Willey, L., and P. R. Sievert. 2009. Ecology of eastern box turtles in the Connecticut River Valley, Massachusetts, 2005-2008. Final Report to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA, 71 pp. 2009-01-31
Willey, L. L., M. T. Jones, and P. R. Sievert. 2014. Conservation Plan for Blanding's Turtle and Associated Species of Greatest Conservation Need in the Northeastern United States. Final Report to the Competitive State Wildlife Grants Program, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 400 pp. 2014-06-30
Webster, C. M., and S. DeStefano. 2001. Distribution and habitat of greater roadrunners in the metropolitan area of Tucson, Arizona. Arizona Game and Fish Dept., Final Report, Project U97004. 41pp. 2001-09-30
Wattles, D., K. Berger, S. DeStefano, W. Woytek, and J. McDonald. 2006. Moose movements and habitat use: progress report on the GPS moose study in Massachusetts. USGS Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Amherst, MA and Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Westborough, MA. 15pp. 2006-06-30
Sievert, P.R., DeStefano, S., and Blewett, L.J. 2003. Lyme disease ecological studies on Martha's Vineyard. Progress Report for 2003. 2003-10-31
Sievert, P.R., DeStefano, S., and Blewett, L.J. 2002. Lyme disease ecological studies on Martha's Vineyard. Annual Progress Report for 2002. 2002-10-31
Sievert, P.R., Compton, B.W., and M. Grgurovic. 2002. Ecology and conservation of Blanding's turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) in Massachusetts. Progress Report for 2001 submitted to the Massachusetts Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program. 2002-07-31
Sievert, P.R. 2008. Population viability analyses for the short-tailed albatross. In: Short-tailed Albatross Recovery Plan, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Technical Publication. 2008-09-30
Sievert, P.R. 2006. Population viability analyses for the short-tailed albatross. In: Short-tailed Albatross Recovery Plan, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Technical Publication (In Review). 2006-01-31
Sievert, P. R. 2008. Surveying for rare amphibians, rare reptiles, and vernal pools, in Robinson State Park, Massachusetts. Final Report to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA, 12 pp. 2008-01-31
Rusch, D. H., S. DeStefano, M. C. Reynolds, and D. J. Lauten. 2000. Ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus). The Birds of North America, No. 515. 28pp. 2000-01-31
Patterson, W. A. III, G. L. Clarke, S. A. Haggerty, P. R. Sievert, and M. J. Kelty. 2005. Wildland fuel management options for the central plains of Martha’s Vineyard: impacts on fuel loads, fire behavior and rare plant and insect species. Final Report to the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, RFR# DEM705, 140 pp. 2005-06-30
Parrish, D. L., M. E. Mather, and E. A. Marschall. 2010. Population modeling of Atlantic salmon in Vermont tributaries of the Connecticut River. Progress report to NMFS. 2010-09-30
Parrish, D. L., M. E. Mather, and E. A. Marschall. 2009. Population modeling of Atlantic salmon in Vermont tributaries of the Connecticut River. Progress report to NMFS 2009-08-31
Parrish, D. L., M. E. Mather, and E. A. Marschall. 2008. Population modeling of Atlantic salmon in Vermont tributaries of the Connecticut River. Progress report to NMFS 2008-08-31
Nishida, C., S. DeStefano, and C. Boal. 2001. Status of Swainson's hawks in southeastern Arizona. Arizona Game and Fish Dept., Final Report, Project I98013. 38pp. 2001-09-30
Muth, R. M., S. Perry, and M. E. Mather. Public Involvement in the Watershed Restoration of the Neponset River. Funded by Riverways. September 2005 2005-09-30
Mather,M. E., and J. Smith, 2008 Developing Flow Sensitive Indices of Biotic Integrity (FS-IBI) To Assess the Health of Riverine Ecosystems and Maintain Benefits for Adjacent Human Communities. Final Report, RWO 55, The Nature Conservancy 2008-06-30
Mather, M.E., and K. H. Ferry. 2001. Diet analysis and bioenergetics modeling of striped bass, Morone saxatilis, along the Massachusetts coast. Annual Report to the Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries 2001-01-31
Mather, M.E. 2001. Hotspots and pits: assessing basin-wide mechanisms for success and failure of juvenile Atlantic salmon sites throughout the Connecticut River basin. Final Report to the U.S. Forest Service. 2001-07-31
Mather, M.E , M. P. Carey, A. Norris. 2001. Patterns and processes for freshwater fish distribution in northeastern National Parks: inventory, monitoring, and a model of governing processes Annual Report to the National Park Service 2001-01-31
Mather, M. E., and K. H. Ferry. 2002. Distribution, abundance, diet, and bioenergetics of striped Bass along the Atlantic Coast. Annual Report to Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries 2002-06-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. St. Gaudens National Historic Site: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-06-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. ROVA National Historic Site: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service. 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. Morristown National Historic Park: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. Minuteman National Historic Site: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-06-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. Cape Cod National Seashore: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003. Cape Cod National Seashore Kettle Ponds research summary . Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003 Weir Farm National Historic Site: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003 Saratoga National Historic Park: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, and A. N. Norris. 2003 Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Site: freshwater fish inventory and monitoring final report. Final Report to the National Park Service. 2003-04-30
Mather, M. E., M. P. Carey, A. Norris. 2002. Patterns and processes for freshwater fish distribution in northeastern National Parks: inventory, monitoring, and a model of governing processes. Final Report to National Park Service 2002-08-31
Lowe, S., and S. DeStefano. 2006. Analysis of survival and cause-specific mortality for white-tailed deer in southeastern Massachusetts. USGS Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Amherst, MA and Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Westborough, MA. 15pp. 2006-06-30
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2008. Distribution, status, and behavioral ecology of wood turtles in western Massachusetts: A four-year study. Final Report to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA, 47 pp. 2008-12-31
Jones, M. T., and P. R. Sievert. 2007. A GIS-based, spatially-explicit model of the distribution of wood turtles in Massachusetts. State-wide GIS model prepared for the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA. 2007-12-31
Jones, M. T., L. L. Willey, P. R. Sievert, and T. S. B. Akre. 2014. Status and Conservation of the Wood Turtle in the Northeastern United States. Final Report to the Regional Conservation Needs (RCN) Program. 289 pp. 2014-01-31
Hobbs, R. J., W. L. Halvorson, and S. DeStefano. 2003. Habitat relationships and productivity of birds of prey in the Altar Valley, Arizona. Arizona Game and Fish Department, Heritage Grant No. I20004, Phoenix, AZ. 2003-09-30
Grgurovic, M., Sievert, P.R., and Compton, B.W. 2002. Blanding's turtle conservation plan for the towns of Boxford, Groveland, and Georgetown, Massachusetts, 44 pp. 2002-12-31
Fuller, T. K., and P. R. Sievert, editors. 2001. Carnivore ecology, behavior, and conservation. Departmental Report Series Number 3, Department of Natural Resources Conservation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA. 2001-04-30
Frank, H. 2009. Evaluation of pre-spawning movements of anadromous alewives in the Ipswich River using radiotelemetry. MS Thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2009-06-30
Ferry, Kristen. 2003. Factors driving distribution of migratory striped bass across Massachusetts estuaries: predator prey interactions and implications for multispecies management, M.S. Thesis, University of Massachusetts Department of Natural Resource Conservation. May 2003 2003-05-31
DeStefano, S., and D. Wattles. 2009. Tracking the Commonwealth's moose. Massachusetts Wildlife 59:12-25. 2009-10-31
DeStefano, S., E. Faison, J. Compton, and D. Wattles. 2010. Forest exclosures: an experimental approach to understanding browsing by moose and deer. Massachusetts Wildlife 60:14-23. 2010-04-30
DeStefano, S., D. Wattles, and R. Packard. 2006. Coyotes in the northeastern U. S.: interactions with white-tailed deer and humans along an urban-rural gradient. USGS Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, Amherst, MA and Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Westborough, MA. 82pp 2006-06-30
DeStefano, S. 2003. Birds in the human landscape. Review of J. M. Marzluff, R. Bowman, and R. Donnelly, eds. Avian ecology and conservation in an urbanizing world. Kluwer Academic Press, Dordrecht, The Netherlands. Conservation Biology 17:1467-1468. 2003-10-31
Compton, B.W., Sievert, P.R., and Grgurovic, M. 2003. Blanding's turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) conservation plan for Massachusetts. Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program. 61 pp. 2003-08-31
Compton, B. W., P. R. Sievert, and M. L. Hunter. 2006. Status assessment for the Blanding’s turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) in the Northeast. Sponsored by the USGS/FWS Science Support Partnership Program, 79 pp. 2006-06-30
Compton, B. W., K. McGarigal, and P. R. Sievert. 2006. Models of priority sites for spotted turtle (Clemmys guttata), wood turtle (Glyptemys insculpta), and Blanding’s turtle (Emydoidea blandingii). Final Report to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA, 26 pp. 2006-12-31
Compton, B. W., F. Beaudry, K. McGarigal, and P. R. Sievert. 2007. Habitat modeling for Blanding?s turtle (Emydoidea blandingii) in the Northeast. Final Report to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife, Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program, Westborough, MA. 2007-04-30
Carey, M. P. 2002. Evaluating patterns and processes of community structure along a gradient of variables: context-specific mechanisms that impact yellow perch. M.S. Thesis. University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA. 2002-08-31
Burak, M. K., M. E. Mather, J. T. Finn, J. B. Kim, R. M. Muth2University of Massachusetts, Amherst, River Herring Video Monitoring Final Report (2008-2009) March 2010 2010-03-31
Arata, J.A., P.R. Sievert, and M.B. Naughton. 2008. Status Assessment of Laysan and Black-footed Albatross Populations. U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. Geological Survey Technical Publication (In Press). 2008-09-30
Andersen, D. E., S. DeStefano, M. I. Goldstein, K. Titus, C. Crocker-Bedford, J. J. Keane, R. G. Anthony, and R. N. Rosenfield. 2004. The status of northern goshawks in the western United States. Wildlife Society Technical Review 04-1. The Wildlife Society, Bethesda, MD. 2003-12-31