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Papers and References

We are always interested in new papers and references for this list. Please email me with your paper and I'll be happy to include it here.

Cam Grant
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Surgical Methods:
Adams, N. S., D. W. Rondorf, S. D. Evans, and J. E. Kelly. 1998. Effects of surgically and gastrically implated radio transmitters on growth and feeding behavior of juvenile chinook salmon. Transaction of the American Fisheries Society 127:128-136.

Radio Tags:
Beeman, J. W., P. V. Haner, and A. G. Maule, 1998. Evaluation of a new miniature pressure-sensitive radio transmitter. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 18:458-464.

Beeman, J. W., C. Grant, and P. V. Haner. 2004. Comparison of three underwater antennas for use in radiotelemetry. North American Journal of Fisheries Management 24:275-281.

PIT Tags:
Camper, J. D., and J. R. Dixon. 1988. Evaluation of a microchip marking system for amphibians and reptiles. Texas Parks and Wildlife Dept., Res Publ.

Studies Involving Snakes:
Reinert, H. K., and D. Cundall. 1982. An improved surgical implantation method for radio-tracking snakes. Copeia 1982:702-705.

Reinert, H. K. 1992. Radiotelemetric field studies of pitvipers: data acquisition and analysis. Pp. 185-197. In J. A. Campbell and E. D. Brodie, Jr. (eds.), Biology of the Pitvipers, Selva, Tyler, Texas.

Studies Involving Fish:
Hedgepeth, J., D. Fuhrman and W. Acker. 1999. Fish behavior measured by a tracking radar-type acoustic transducer near hydroelectric dams. Pages 155-171 in M. Odeh, editor. Innovations in Fish Passage Technology. American Fisheries Society, Bethesda MD.

Other references can be found here:

Studies Involving Wildlife:
Guetterman, J. H., J. A. Burns, J. A. Reid, R. B. Horn, and C. C. Foster. 1991. Radiotelemetry methods for studying spotted owls in the Pacific Northwest. USDA For. Serv. Gen. Tech. Rep. PNW-772.

de Solla SR, Bonduriansky, R, and Brooks RJ. 1999. Eliminating autocorrelation reduces biological relevance of home range estimates. Journal of Animal Ecology. 68:221-234.

Telemetry and GIS:
Carey, A. B., S. P. Horton, and B. L. Biswell. 1992. Northern spotted owls: influence of prey base and landscape character. Ecological Monographs 62:223-250.

Carey, A. B., and K. C. Peeler. 1995. Spotted owls: resource and space use in mosaic landscapes. Journal of Raptor Research 29:223-239