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Drinan, Daniel P., Molly A. H. Webb , Kerry A. Naish , Steven T. Kalinowski , Matthew C. Boyer , Amber C. Steed, Bradley B. Shepard , Clint C. Muhlfeld. 2015. Effects of Hybridization between Nonnative Rainbow Trout and Native Westslope Cutthroat Trout on Fitness-Related Traits. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society. 144(6):1275-1291. DOI:10.1080/00028487.2015.1064475
Deppe, J. L., Ward, M. P., Bolus, R. T., Diehl, R. H., Celis-Murillo, A., Zenzal, T.J., Moore, F. R., Benson, T. J., Smolinsky, J. A., Schofield, L. N., Enstrom, D. A., Paxton, E. H., Bohrer, G., Beveroth, T. A., Raim, A., Obringer, R. L., Delaney, D., and W. W. Cochran. 2015. Fat, weather, and date affect migratory songbirds' departure decisions, routes, and the time it takes to cross the Gulf of Mexico. PNAS. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1503381112
Kamath, P. L., Haroldson, M. A., Luikart, G., Paetkau, D., Whitman, C. and van Manen, F. T. (2015), Multiple estimates of effective population size for monitoring a long-lived vertebrate: an application to Yellowstone grizzly bears. Molecular Ecology. doi: 10.1111/mec.13398
van Manen, F. T., M. A. Haroldson, D. D. Bjornlie, M. R. Ebinger, D. J. Thompson, C. M. Costello, and G. C. White. 2015. Density dependence, whitebark pine, and vital rates of grizzly bears. Journal of Wildlife Management DOI:10.1002/jwmg.1005.
Chandler, R. B., Muths, E., Sigafus, B. H., Schwalbe, C. R., Jarchow, C. J., Hossack, B. R. (2015), Spatial occupancy models for predicting metapopulation dynamics and viability following reintroduction. Journal of Applied Ecology, 52: 1325–1333. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12481
Brennan, A., Cross, P. C., Creel, S. (2015), Managing more than the mean: using quantile regression to identify factors related to large elk groups. Journal of Applied Ecology. doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12514
Murphy, S. M., J. J. Cox, J. D. Clark, B. C. Augustine, J. T. Hast, M. Strunk, D. Gibbs, S. Dobey. 2015. Rapid growth and genetic diversity retention in an isolated reintroduced black bear population in the Central Appalachians. Journal of Wildlife Management 79:807–818.