Monthly Research Round-up: September 2019

Ashrafzadeh, M.R., Naghipour, A.A., Haidarian, M., Kusza, S. and Pilliod, D.S. 2019. Effects of climate change on habitat and connectivity for populations of a vulnerable, endemic salamander in Iran. Global Ecology and Conservation 19: e00637.

Costello, M.J. and Connor, D.W. 2019. Connectivity is generally not important for marine reserve planning. Trends in Ecology & Evolution 34(8): 686-688.

Crone, E.E., Brown, L.M., Hodgson, J.A., Lutscher, F. and Schultz, C.B. 2019. Faster movement in nonhabitat matrix promotes range shifts in heterogeneous landscapes.Ecology 100(7): e02701. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2701

Gupta, A. , Dilkina, B. , Morin, D. J., Fuller, A. K., Royle, J. A., Sutherland, C. and Gomes, C. P. 2019. Reserve design to optimize functional connectivity and animal density. Conservation Biology. DOI: 10.1111/cobi.13369.

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 Conservation 237: 238-247.

Resasco, J. 2019. Meta-analysis on a decade of testing corridor efficacy: What new have we learned? Current Landscape Ecology Reports. DOI: 10.1007/s40823-019-00041-9.

Rickbeil, G.J., Merkle, J.A., Anderson, G., Atwood, M.P., Beckmann, J.P., Cole, E.K., Courtemanch, A.B., Dewey, S., Gustine, D.D., Kauffman, M.J. and McWhirter, D.E., 2019. Plasticity in elk migration timing is a response to changing environmental conditions. Global Change Biology 25(7): 2368-2381.

Saura, S., Bertzky, B., Bastin, L., Battistella, L., Mandrici, A. and Dubois, G. 2019. Global trends in protected area connectivity from 2010 to 2018. Biological Conservation 238: 108183.

Scriven, S.A., Carlson, K.M., Hodgson, J.A., McClean, C.J., Heilmayr, R., Lucey, J.M. and Hill, J.K. 2019. Testing the benefits of conservation set‐asides for improved habitat connectivity in tropical agricultural landscapes. Journal of Applied Ecology. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2664.13472.

Smith, D.A.E., Smith, Y.C.E. and Downs, C.T. 2019. Promoting functional connectivity of anthropogenically-fragmented forest patches for multiple taxa across a critically endangered biome. Landscape and Urban Planning 190: 103579.

Walker, N.J., Schaffer-Smith, D., Swenson, J.J. and Urban, D.L. 2019. Improved connectivity analysis using multiple low-cost paths to evaluate habitat for the endangered San Martin titi monkey (Plecturocebus oenanthe) in north-central Peru. Landscape Ecology. DOI: 10.1007/s10980-019-00837-4.


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About the Author:

Heather Cayton
Heather Cayton is the Managing Director of 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 over 10 years studying corridors and rare butterflies in North Carolina.