Monthly Research Round-up: August 2019

Fletcher Jr, R.J., Sefair, J.A., Wang, C., Poli, C.L., Smith, T.A., Bruna, E.M., Holt, R.D., Barfield, M., Marx, A.J. and Acevedo, M.A. 2019. Towards a unified framework for connectivity that disentangles movement and mortality in space and time. Ecology Letters. DOI: 10.1111/ele.13333.

Gaigher, R., Pryke, J.S. and Samways, M.J. 2019. Divergent fire management leads to multiple beneficial outcomes for butterfly conservation in a production mosaic. Journal of Applied Ecology 56(6): 1322-1332.

Keeley, A.T.H., Beier, P., Creech, T., Jones, K., Jongman, R., Stonecipher, G. and Tabor, G.M. 2019. Thirty years of connectivity conservation planning: an assessment of factors influencing plan implementation. Environmental Research Letters. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/ab3234.

Kolipakam, V., Singh, S., Pant, B., Qureshi, Q. and Jhala, Y.V. 2019. Genetic structure of tigers (Panthera tigris tigris) in India and its implications for conservation. Global Ecology and Conservation 20: e00710.

Matos, C., Petrovan, S.O., Wheeler, P.M. and Ward, A.I. 2019. Landscape connectivity and spatial prioritization in an urbanising world: A network analysis approach for a threatened amphibian. Biological Conservation237: 238-247.

Nevill, P.G., Robinson, T.P., Di Virgilio, G. and Wardell‐Johnson, G. 2019. Beyond isolation by distance: What best explains functional connectivity among populations of three sympatric plant species in an ancient terrestrial island system?. Diversity and Distributions. DOI: 10.1111/ddi.12959.

Roy, C.L. and Gregory, A.J. 2019. Landscape genetic evaluation of a tallgrass prairie corridor using the Greater Prairie-chicken (Tympanuchus cupido). Landscape Ecology 34(6): 1425-1443.

Sawaya, M.A., Clevenger, A.P. and Schwartz, M.K., 2019. Demographic fragmentation of a protected wolverine population bisected by a major transportation corridor. Biological Conservation 236: 616-625.

Senior, R.A., Hill, J.K. and Edwards, D.P. 2019. Global loss of climate connectivity in tropical forests. Nature Climate Change. DOI: 10.1038/s41558-019-0529-2.

Stewart, F.E., Darlington, S., Volpe, J.P., McAdie, M. and Fisher, J.T. 2019. Corridors best facilitate functional connectivity across a protected area network. Scientific Reports 9(1): 10852.

Xu, Y., Si, Y., Takekawa, J., Liu, Q., Prins, H.H., Yin, S., Prosser, D., Gong, P. and de Boer, W.F. 2019. A network approach to prioritize conservation efforts for migratory birds. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13383.

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About the Author:

Heather Cayton
Heather Cayton is the Managing Director of ConservationCorridor.org and a Research Assistant at Michigan State University. She received her B.S. from the University of Virginia and her M.S. from Virginia Tech, and has spent the past ten years studying corridors and rare butterflies in North Carolina.