Fish and Game Home

Alaska Department of Fish and Game


Wildlife Professional Publications

Articles Published in Science and Management Journals

This list provides citations for journal and other externally-published articles and theses written by ADF&G Division of Wildlife Conservation staff and others working on ADF&G wildlife research, except Marine Mammals program publications.


  • Arthur, S. M., and L. R. Prugh. 2010. Predator-mediated indirect effects of snowshoe hares on Dall's sheep in Alaska. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:1709–1721.
  • Boertje, R. D., M. A. Keech, and T. F. Paragi. 2010. Science and values influencing predator control for Alaska moose management. (PDF 97 kB) Journal of Wildlife Management 74(5):917–928.
  • Booms, T. L. 2010. Gyrfalcon breeding biology in Alaska. Doctoral dissertation, University of Alaska Fairbanks.
  • Booms, T. L., J. S. Whitman, and C. L. Gardner. 2010. Utility of helicopters for short-eared owl, nest searches and surveys. Journal of Raptor Research 44(3):247–248.
  • Booms, T. L., P. F. Schempf, B. J. McCaffery, M. S. Lindberg, and M. R. Fuller. 2010. Detection probability of cliff-nesting raptors during helicopter and fixed-wing aircraft surveys in western Alaska. Journal of Raptor Research 44(3):175–187.
  • Brainerd, S. M., and B. Kaltenborn. 2010. The Scandinavian model: A different path to wildlife management. The Wildlife Professional 4(3):52–56.
  • Brinkman, T. J., M. K. Schwartz, D. K. Person, K. L. Pilgrim, and K. J. Hundertmark. 2010. Effects of time and rainfall on PCR success using DNA extracted from deer fecal pellets. Conservation Genetics 11:1547–1552.
  • Crawford, J. A., R. G. Anthony, J. T. Forbes, and G. A. Lorton. 2010. Survival and causes of mortality for pygmy rabbits (Brachylagus idahoensis) in Oregon and Nevada. Journal of Mammalogy 91(4):838–847.
  • Edmonds, S. T., D. C. Evers, D. A. Cristol, C. Mettke-Hofmann, L. L. Powell, A. J. McGann, J. W. Armiger, O. P. Lane, D. E. Tessler, P. Newell, K. Heyden, and N. J. O'Driscoll. 2010. Geographic and seasonal variation in mercury exposure of the declining Rusty Blackbird. The Condor 112(4):789–799.
  • Gardner, C. L. 2010. Reducing non-target moose capture in wolf snares. Alces 46:167–182.
  • Gardner, C. L., J. P. Lawler, J. M. Ver Hoef, A. J. Magoun, and K. A. Kellie. 2010. Coarse scale distribution surveys and occurrence probability modeling for wolverine in Interior Alaska. Journal of Wildlife Management 74(8):1894–1903.
  • Haskell, S. P., W. B. Ballard, M. C. Wallace, M. H. Humphrey, and D. A. Butler. 2010. Postpartum group cohesion of sympatric deer in Texas. The Journal of Wildlife Management 74(8): 1686–1692.
  • Hoffmann, S. R., S. A. Blunck, K. N. Petersen, E. M. Jones, J. C. Koval, R. Misek, J. A. Frick, H. D. Cluff, C. A. Sime, M. McNay, K. B. Beckmen, M. W. Atkinson, M. Drew, M. D. Collinge, E. E. Bangs, and R. G. Harper. 2010. Cadmium, copper, iron, and zinc concentrations in kidneys of grey wolves, Canis lupus, from Alaska, Idaho, Montana (USA) and the Northwest Territories (Canada). Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 85:481–485.
  • Hopkins, J. B., S. Herrero, R. T. Shideler, K. A. Gunther, C. C. Schwartz, and S. T. Kalinowski. 2010. A proposed lexicon of terms and concepts for human-bear management in North America. Ursus 21(2):154–168.
  • Jacobson, C. A., J. F. Organ, D. J. Decker, G. R. Batcheller, and L. Carpenter. 2010. A conservation institution for the 21st century: Implications for state wildlife agencies. The Journal of Wildlife Management 74(2): 203–209.
  • Johnson, M., P. Clarkson, M. I. Goldstein, S. M. Haig, R. B. Lanctot, D. F. Tessler, and D. Zwiefelhofer. 2010. Seasonal movements, winter range use, and migratory connectivity of the Black Oystercatcher. The Condor 112(4):731–743.
  • Oaks, J. L., T. E. Besser, S. T. Walk, D. M. Gordon, K. B. Beckmen, K. A. Burek, G. J. Haldorson, D. S. Bradway, L. Ouellette, F. R. Rurangirwa, M. A. Davis, G. Dobbin, and T. S. Whittam. 2010. Escherichia albertii in wild and domestic birds. Emerging Infectious Diseases 16(4):638–646.
  • Paragi, T. F. 2010. Density and size of snags, tree cavities, and spruce rust brooms in Alaska boreal forest. Western Journal of Applied Forestry 25(2):88–95.
  • Paragi, T. F., S. G. Gerlach, and A. M. Meadow. 2010. Security of the red meat supply in Alaska. School of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Agroborealis 41(1):36–37.
  • Stieve, E., K. Beckmen, S. A. Kania, A. Widner, and S. Patton. 2010. Neospora caninum and Toxoplasma gondii antibody prevalence in Alaska wildlife. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 46(2):348–355.
  • Tessler, D. F., J. A. Johnson, B. A. Andres, S. Thomas, and R. B. Lanctot. 2010. Black Oystercatcher (Haematopus bachmani) Conservation Action Plan. Version 1.1. International Black Oystercatcher Working Group, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Anchorage, Alaska, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Anchorage, Alaska, and Manomet Center for Conservation Sciences, Manomet, Massachusetts.
  • Van Daele, L. J., and V. G. Barnes Jr. 2010. Management of brown bear hunting on Kodiak Island, Alaska. (PDF 1,330 kB) Scandinavian Bear Conference. Rovdjurscentrum Orsa Grönklitt. Orsa, Sweden.
  • Whitman, J. S. 2010. Complete albinism in a northern red-backed vole, Myodes rutilus, in Alaska. Canadian Field-Naturalist 123(2):167–168.
  • Whitman, J. S. 2010. Diet and prey consumption rates of nesting boreal owls, Aegolius funereus, in Alaska. Canadian Field-Naturalist 123(2):112–116.