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Session Name
Session Chair
Start Time
Bat MitigationDave JohnstonWednesday Feb 7 12:40 PM
Communicating Science to Diverse AudiencesKatie SmithWednesday Feb 7 12:40 PM
Ecology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles IJeff AlvarezWednesday Feb 7 12:40 PM
Ecology and Conservation of Mammals ITBDWednesday Feb 7 3:05 PM
Ecology and Conservation of Birds ITBDWednesday Feb 7 3:05 PM
Public Policy and Wildlife ManagementPamela FlickWednesday Feb 7 3:05 PM
Ecology and Conservation of Mammals IITBDThursday Feb 8 8:10 AM
Ecology and Conservation of Birds IITBDThursday Feb 8 8:10 AM
Ecology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles IIDavid CookThursday Feb 8 8:10 AM
Ecology and Conservation of Mammals IIITBDThursday Feb 8 10:35 AM
Wildlife Techniques and TechnologiesTBDThursday Feb 8 10:35 AM
Wildlife Health and Disease EcologyTBDThursday Feb 8 10:35 AM
Ecology and Conservation of Mammals IVTBDFriday Feb 9 8:10 AM
Ecology and Conservation of Birds IIITBDFriday Feb 9 8:10 AM
Genetic Techniques in Wildlife Research and ManagementTBDFriday Feb 9 8:10 AM
Endangered Species RecoveryTBDFriday Feb 9 10:35 AM
Urban Wildlife ManagementTBDFriday Feb 9 10:35 AM
Wildlife and Climate ChangeTBDFriday Feb 9 10:35 AM
Student Poster SessionAllison Fuller and Carlos AlvaradoThursday Feb 8 7:00 AM
Poster SessionAllison Fuller and Carlos AlvaradoThursday Feb 8 6:00 PM


Session: Bat Mitigation

Chair: Dave Johnston,

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1Carpenter, JillLOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION: WHERE BAT ROOSTS ARE INSTALLED CAN BE AN IMPORTANT FACTOR IN MITIGATING TRANSPORTATION PROJECTS.Feb 7 12:45 PM
2Brown, PatriciaBATS AND MINE CLOSURES.Feb 7 1:05 PM
3Harris, LeilaBAT ACOUSTIC SURVEY APPROACHES: KEY CONSIDERATIONS IN A DEVELOPING FIELDFeb 7 1:25 PM
4Johnston, DaveMITIGATING FOR NOISE NEAR ROOSTS: WHAT FREQUENCY OF NOISE AND WHICH SPECIES OF BATS?Feb 7 1:45 PM
5Schell, RobertROLE OF LAND BANKING IN COMPENSATORY MITIGATION FOR LOSS OF BAT HABITAT IN CALIFORNIAFeb 7 2:05 PM
6Tatarian, GregSUCCESSFULLY MITIGATING LOSS OF BRIDGE ROOST HABITATFeb 7 2:25 PM

 

Session: Communicating Science to Diverse Audiences

Chair: Katie Smith,

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1Amlin, AngelaFIFTEEN MINUTES OF FAME FOR MONK SEALS: TURNING A COMMUNICATIONS CHALLENGE INTO A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITYFeb 7 12:45 PM
2Cullens, LynnCOMMUNICATING CHANGE: DEVELOPING CALIFORNIA'S 2017 CONCEPTUAL MOUNTAIN LION DEPREDATION POLICYFeb 7 1:05 PM
3Fields, LisaCOMMUNICATING SCIENCE THROUGH PUBLIC MEETINGSFeb 7 1:25 PM
4Merenlender, AdinaENGAGING THE PUBLIC THROUGH A COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE: CALIFORNIA NATURALISTS AND CLIMATE STEWARDSFeb 7 1:45 PM
5Murphy, LisaCITIZEN SCIENCE AND SHARED PERSONAL NARRATIVES: KEYS TO COMMUNICATING SCIENCE TO DIVERSE AUDIENCESFeb 7 2:05 PM
6Smith, KatieHUMAN DIVERSITY: WHAT IS IT AND WHY DOES IT MATTER TO YOUR ORGANIZATION AND WILDLIFE CONSERVATION EFFORTS?Feb 7 2:25 PM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles I

Chair: Jeff Alvarez,

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1Alvarez, Jeff USING 20 YEARS OF CALIFORNIA TIGER SALAMANDER SURVEY DATA TO DETERMINE APPROPRIATE MONITORING DURATION PERIODSFeb 7 12:45 PM
2Funari, Claudia EXCLUSIONARY FENCING FOR CALIFORNIA TIGER SALAMANDERS: LESSONS LEARNEDFeb 7 1:05 PM
3Milburn-Rodriguez, Carlos ROAD MORTALITY MITIGATION: THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MESH FENCING VERSUS ANIMEX FENCINGFeb 7 1:25 PM
4Macedo, AdrianPRELIMINARY FINDINGS ON THE LIFE HISTORY OF A RARE POPULATION OF TAILED FROGS IN THE TRINITY ALPSFeb 7 1:45 PM
5Stoelting, RickaASSESSING THE RESPONSE OF THE ALAMEDA WHIPSNAKE TO FUELS MANAGEMENT AND HABITAT VARIATION IN EAST BAY REGIONAL PARK DISTRICT, CALIFORNIA: PRELIMINARY RESULTSFeb 7 2:05 PM
6Wittmann, JulieTHE IMPACT OF WILDFIRE AND CHANGING SEASON CLIMATE VARIABLES ON TERRESTRIAL AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES IN THE MAYACAMAS MOUNTAINSFeb 7 2:25 PM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Mammals I

Chair: TBD,

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1Becker, BenjaminTWENTY YEARS OF HARBOR SEAL POPULATION DYNAMICS IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIAFeb 7 3:10 PM
2Allen, SarahSUNBATHERS, SNOWY PLOVERS, AND SEALS: NORTHERN ELEPHANT SEAL COLONY GROWTH AT POINT REYES, CALIFORNIA, 1981-2017Feb 7 3:30 PM
3Belamaric, PairsaSUMMER MOVEMENT PATTERNS AND FOURTH ORDER HABITAT SELECTION OF NORTH AMERICAN PORCUPINES (ERETHIZON DORSATUM) IN A COASTAL DUNE SYSTEMFeb 7 3:50 PM
4Mena, RudolphUSING SEASONAL ECOLOGY TO INFORM PELLET-COUNT SURVEYS FOR USE IN CAPTURE-RECAPTURE ESTIMATES OF ROOSEVELT ELK (CERVUS CANADENSIS ROOSEVELTI) POPULATIONSFeb 7 4:10 PM
5Tucker, JodyMULTI-REGION, MULTI-SCALE, MESCOCARNIVORE MONITORING: DEVELOPING A SCIENTIFICALLY DEFENSIBLE BROAD-SCALE MONITORING FRAMEWORK Feb 7 4:30 PM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Birds I

Chair: TBD,

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1Airola, DanielMIGRATION AND WINTERING AREAS USED BY SWAINSON'S HAWKS BREEDING IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY OF CALIFORNIAFeb 7 3:10 PM
2Dillingham, ColinUNEXPECTED MOVEMENTS AND MIGRATION BY BREEDING PEREGRINE FALCONS (FALCO PEREGRINUS) IN PLUMAS COUNTY, CALIFORNIAFeb 7 3:30 PM
3Castaneda, Xeronimo HOW DOES LANDSCAPE COMPOSITION AFFECT FORGING PATTERNS OF BARN OWLS (TYTO ALBA) IN AN URBAN-AGRICULTURAL SETTING OF CALIFORNIA?Feb 7 3:50 PM
4Wilson, AshleyANTHROPOGENIC NIGHTLIGHT AND NOISE EFFECTS ON FEEDERWATCH BIRD ABUNDANCE AND DISTRIBUTIONFeb 7 4:10 PM
5Panarella, SamuelA BIRD IN THE HAND: SHOTGUNS, DEADLY OIL PITS, CUTE KITTENS, AND THE MIGRATORY BIRD TREATY ACTFeb 7 4:30 PM

 

Session: Public Policy and Wildlife Management

Chair: Pamela Flick,

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1Harrell, MerylPLANNING RULE HISTORY, PURPOSE, AND APPROACH TO WILDLIFE Feb 7 3:10 PM
2Hamilton, HealyIMPROVING AT-RISK SPECIES DISTRIBUTION INFORMATION TO SUPPORT FOREST PLANNING AND MANAGEMENTFeb 7 3:30 PM
3Hayward, GregEVALUATING CONSERVATION STATUS: RISK ASSESSMENT IN LAND MANAGEMENTFeb 7 3:50 PM
4Noon, Barry COARSE AND FINE-FILTER ASSESSMENTS UNDER THE FOREST SERVICE'S 2012 PLANNING RULE Feb 7 4:10 PM
5Nelson, PeterWILDLIFE PLANNING UNDER THE 2012 PLANNING RULE: KEY IMPLEMENTATION ISSUESFeb 7 4:30 PM
6Hicks, JoshTHE UPPER RIO GRANDE CONNECTIVITY INITIATIVEFeb 7 4:50 PM
7Sawyer, SarahPLANNING FOR SPECIES CONSERVATION IN A RAPIDLY CHANGING ENVIRONMENTFeb 7 5:10 PM
8Manley, PatriciaMONITORING MULTIPLE WILDLIFE SPECIES: WHY AND WHY NOTFeb 7 5:30 PM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Mammals II

Chair: TBD,

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1Moriarty, KatieIDENTIFYING RESTING LOCATIONS OF SMALL, ELUSIVE, FOREST-DWELLING CARNIVORES USING GPS CLUSTERSFeb 8 8:15 AM
2Tweedy, PatrickUSING LIDAR TO DESCRIBE PACIFIC MARTEN RESTING HABITAT AT MULTIPLE SPATIAL SCALESFeb 8 8:35 AM
3Barry, BrentSTATUS OF FISHER POPULATIONS IN OREGONFeb 8 8:55 AM
4Green, DavidMIXED-SEVERITY WILDFIRES HAVE A NEGATIVE EFFECT ON FISHERS AND A POSITIVE EFFECT ON GRAY FOXESFeb 8 9:15 AM
5Slauson, KeithHABITAT MEDIATES INTERACTIONS BETWEEN HUMBOLDT MARTENS AND BOBCATS: EVIDENCE FROM DIET, HABITAT SELECTION, AND GRADIENTS IN LANDSCAPE COMPOSITIONFeb 8 9:35 AM
6Matthews, SeanFEMALE AGE AND FOREST COMPOSITION INFLUENCE FISHER REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESSFeb 8 9:55 AM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Birds II

Chair: TBD,

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1Wann, GregoryANNUAL AND SEASONAL VARIABILITY IN LEK ATTENDANCE RATES OF GREATER SAGE-GROUSE IN NEVADAFeb 8 8:15 AM
2Coates, PeterADVERSE IMPACTS OF WILDFIRE ON GREATER SAGE-GROUSE POPULATIONS AND SCIENCE-DRIVEN TOOLS TO SUPPORT MANAGEMENT ACTIONSFeb 8 8:35 AM
3Severson, JohnEFFECTS OF GPS TRACKING DEVICES ON SAGE-GROUSE SURVIVALFeb 8 8:55 AM
4O'Neil, ShawnSPATIALLY-EXPLICIT MODELING OF COMMON RAVEN DENSITY AND OCCURRENCE ACROSS SAGEBRUSH ECOSYSTEMS: IMPLICATIONS FOR GREATER SAGE-GROUSE REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESSFeb 8 9:15 AM
5Grady, KathleenLANDSCAPE AND VEGETATION FEATURES IMPROVE RESTORATION SUCCESS FOR BIRDS: USING THE RIPARIAN BIRD INDEX TO EVALUATE CREEK RESTORATION IN CALIFORNIA RANGELANDSFeb 8 9:35 AM
6Cole, JerryHABITAT RELATIONSHIPS OF BIRD AND BUMBLE BEE COMMUNITIES IN MONTANE RIPARIAN CORRIDORSFeb 8 9:55 AM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles II

Chair: David Cook,

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1Cook, David PRESERVE VIABILITY FOR THE ENDANGERED CALIFORNIA TIGER SALAMANDER IN AN URBANIZING AREAFeb 8 8:15 AM
2Howland, DustinEVALUATING THE HEALTH OF MANAGED WETLANDS IN CALIFORNIA'S CENTRAL VALLEYFeb 8 8:35 AM
3Westphal, MichaelTHE CASE FOR DRAWING DOWN FISHLESS PONDS: PREDATION ON CALIFORNIA RED-LEGGED FROG EGGS BY OVERWINTERING NEWT LARVAEFeb 8 8:55 AM
4Demianew, JustinDOES THE AQUATIC GARTERSNAKE (THAMNOPHIS ATRATUS) DEPEND ON INTRODUCED SALMONIDS OR NATIVE AMPHIBIANS AT HIGH ELEVATIONS IN THE TRINITY ALPS WILDERNESS?Feb 8 9:15 AM
5Terry, DanaCOMPARISON OF HARD AND SOFT RELEASE TECHNIQUES IN A FOUNDER POPULATION OF NORTHERN WESTERN POND TURTLES (ACTINEMYS MARMORATA)Feb 8 9:35 AM
6Blakemore, GarethWE WANT A SHRUBBERY! WHY INVASIVE CHEATGRASS MAY BE RUINING THE GREAT BASIN DESERT FOR REPTILESFeb 8 9:55 AM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Mammals III

Chair: TBD,

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1Lowrey, ChristopherFEMALE MULE DEER RESPONSE TO FORAGE AVAILABILITY AND PREDATION RISK IN A MOJAVE DESERT SKY-ISLAND LANDSCAPEFeb 8 10:40 AM
2Blum, MarcusTIME RELATED ALTERATIONS IN RESOURCE SELECTION OF DESERT BIGHORN SHEEP (OVIS CANADENSIS NELSONI)Feb 8 11:00 AM
3Dilts, ThomasHABITAT SELECTION BY PYGMY RABBIT AT REGIONAL AND LANDSCAPE SCALESFeb 8 11:20 AM
4Quinn, CateTHE STATUS AND TRAJECTORY OF A REMNANT NATIVE RED FOX POPULATION IN THE CENTRAL SIERRA NEVADAFeb 8 11:40 AM
5Keeley, AnnikaFROM PLANNING TO ACTION: IMPLEMENTING HABITAT CONNECTIVITYFeb 8 12:00 PM

 

Session: Wildlife Techniques and Technologies

Chair: TBD,

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1Rose, JonathanINTEGRATING CAPTURE-MARK-RECAPTURE AND INDIVIDUAL GROWTH MODELS REVEALS SIZE-DEPENDENT SURVIVAL IN AN ELUSIVE SNAKEFeb 8 10:40 AM
2Gritts, Mitchell A NEW METHOD TO ESTIMATE MIGRATION TIMINGFeb 8 11:00 AM
3Cullens, LynnDEPREDATION DETERRENCE: FINDING COMMON GROUND BY RECOGNIZING THE OBSTACLES WE SHAREFeb 8 11:20 AM
4Shoemaker, KevinINTEGRATING MACHINE-LEARNING WITH CLASSICAL WILDLIFE RESOURCE SELECTION ANALYSESFeb 8 11:40 AM
5Hazard, Kristen DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY PUSHES CHANGE IN THE PROCESS OF DATA COLLECTION, MANAGEMENT, AND REPORTING: HOW TO DO ITFeb 8 12:00 PM

 

Session: Wildlife Health and Disease Ecology

Chair: TBD,

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1Rogers, KrystaDISEASE THREAT POSED BY NON-NATIVE COLUMBIDS IN CALIFORNIAFeb 8 10:40 AM
2Dwight, IanDISEASE SURVEILLANCE OF WILD AND PEN-REARED PHEASANTS IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY OF CALIFORNIAFeb 8 11:00 AM
3Groff, TierraUNEXPECTED CONSPECIFIC LEUCOCYTOZOON INFECTION IN WOODPECKERS AND CORVIDSFeb 8 11:20 AM
4Glueckert, ElleDISTRIBUTION OF ALEUTIAN DISEASE VIRUS-LIKE VIRUS IN FREE RANGING STRIPED SKUNKS (MEPHITIS MEPHITIS) IN CALIFORNIAFeb 8 11:40 AM
5Kukielka, EstherINVESTIGATING RACCOON ABUNDANCE AND HOME RANGE: IMPLICATIONS FOR REINTRODUCING THE CALIFORNIA RED-LEGGED FROG IN YOSEMITE VALLEYFeb 8 12:00 PM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Mammals IV

Chair: TBD,

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1Le, My-LanTHE INFLUENCE OF NATURAL SOUNDS ON CALIFORNIA GROUND SQUIRREL (OTOSPERMOPHILUS BEECHEYI) VIGILANCE AND PREDATOR DETECTIONFeb 9 8:15 AM
2Karasov-Olson, AvivHABITAT ASSOCIATIONS OF SMALL MAMMALS ALONG AN ELEVATION GRADIENT IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIAFeb 9 8:35 AM
3Schwemm, CatherinCOMPARING INDICES AND ADVANCED MODELS FOR DETECTING POPULATION TRENDS FROM MARK-RECAPTURE DATA FOR ISLAND DEER MICE (PEROMYSCUS MANICULATUS) OVER TWO DECADESFeb 9 8:55 AM
4Smith, KatrinaSITE SELECTION IN A POPULATION MONITORING PROGRAM FOR TOWNSEND'S BIG-EARED BATS: DOES CAVE MORPHOLOGY PREDICT ABUNDANCE OF HIBERNATING BATS?Feb 9 9:15 AM
5Weller, TheodoreYEAR-ROUND CHANGES IN BODY CONDITION IN THREE SPECIES OF BATS PROVIDE CLUES TO THEIR OVERWINTERING STRATEGIESFeb 9 9:35 AM
6Reyes, GabrielFORAGING HABITAT OF BATS ACROSS MARIN COUNTY OPEN SPACESFeb 9 9:55 AM

 

Session: Ecology and Conservation of Birds III

Chair: TBD,

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1Barbaree, BlakeDYNAMIC SURFACE WATER DISTRIBUTIONS MEDIATE MOVEMENTS OF NON-BREEDING SHOREBIRDS IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY OF CALIFORNIAFeb 9 8:15 AM
2Colwell, MarkSNOWY PLOVERS BREED IN OPEN HABITATS WHERE THEIR PRODUCTIVITY DECREASES WITH ACTIVITY OF CORVIDS AND HUMANSFeb 9 8:35 AM
3Papian, NoraVARIATION IN APPARENT SURVIVAL ESTIMATES OF WESTERN SNOWY PLOVER IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIAFeb 9 8:55 AM
4Miller, JamieSNOWY PLOVER NEST DISTRIBUTION AND HABITAT CHANGES FOLLOWING COASTAL DUNE RESTORATIONFeb 9 9:15 AM
5Riensche, DavidTERN TOWN: A CASE STUDY IN SHOREBIRD RESTORATIONFeb 9 9:35 AM
6Fesnock, AmyBACKGROUND MORTALITY: SETTING CONTEXT FOR AVIAN MORTALITY RATES AT SOLAR FACILITIES IN THE CALIFORNIA DESERTFeb 9 9:55 AM

 

Session: Genetic Techniques in Wildlife Research and Management

Chair: TBD,

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1Schumer, GreggDEVELOPING AND VALIDATING A QPCR ASSAY FOR THE THREATENED CALIFORNIA RED-LEGGED FROG (RANA DRAYTONII)Feb 9 8:15 AM
2Bedwell, MalloryDEVELOPING AN EFFICIENT ENVIRONMENTAL DNA SAMPLING PROTOCOL FOR AQUATIC AMPHIBIANSFeb 9 8:35 AM
3Buchalski, Michael
GENETIC SIGNATURES OF LOCAL ADAPTATION IN NATIVE DESERT BIGHORN SHEEP HERDS OF THE GREAT BASIN

Feb 9 8:55 AM
4Jahner, JoshuaTHE GENETIC LEGACY OF FORTY YEARS OF DESERT BIGHORN SHEEP TRANSLOCATIONS IN NEVADAFeb 9 9:15 AM
5Gille, DaphnePOPULATION GENETICS OF BIGHORN SHEEP (OVIS CANADENSIS) IN ARIZONA FOLLOWING DECADES OF TRANSLOCATION MANAGEMENTFeb 9 9:35 AM
6Statham, MarkDIFFERENTIATION OF RELICT POPULATIONS OF THE ENDANGERED GIANT KANGAROO RAT PREDATES AGRICULTURAL INTENSIFICATION IN THE SAN JOAQUIN DESERTFeb 9 9:55 AM

 

Session: Endangered Species Recovery

Chair: TBD,

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1Allan, NoraINSIGHT INTO THE BIOLOGY, CAPTIVE MANAGEMENT, AND CONSERVATION OF THE ENDANGERED AMARGOSA VOLE (MICROTUS CALIFORNICUS SCIRPENSIS)Feb 9 10:40 AM
2Clifford, Deana SAVING THE AMARGOSA VOLE: A CASE STUDY IN RESEARCH-DRIVEN RECOVERYFeb 9 11:00 AM
3Harvey, BrigitINFLUENCES ON FORAGING PREFERENCE DEVELOPMENT IN AN ENDANGERED SPECIES: IMPLICATIONS FOR A NOVEL CONSERVATION STRATEGYFeb 9 11:20 AM
4Mathews, StevenRE-EVALUATING TRANSLOCATION OBJECTIVES: ESTABLISHING GROUSE CULTURAL AFFINITY TO THE RESTORATION SITE TO ACHIEVE SELF-SUSTAINING POPULATION GROWTHFeb 9 11:40 AM
5Schofield, LynnUSING CONSPECIFIC SONGS AS A SPECIES RESTORATION TECHNIQUE FOR WILLOW FLYCATCHERSFeb 9 12:00 PM
6Wohner, PattiWESTERN YELLOW-BILLED CUCKOO NEST SITE SELECTION IN THE SOUTH FORK KERN RIVER VALLEYFeb 9 12:20 PM
7Stake, MikeWHY IS THERE A LEAD POISONING THREAT FOR CALIFORNIA CONDORS EVEN AFTER THE LEAD AMMUNITION BAN?Feb 9 12:40 PM

 

Session: Urban Wildlife Management

Chair: TBD,

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1Anderson, IleeneTWENTY YEARS OF EFFORTS TO PROTECT WILDLIFE OF THE SANTA CLARA RIVER: SUCCESS!Feb 9 10:40 AM
2Anguiano, Michael USING AN INDEPENDENT DOUBLE OBSERVER APPROACH TO ESTIMATE ABUNDANCE OF LIGHT-FOOTED RIDGWAY'S RAIL (RALLUS OBSOLETUS LEVIPES) IN A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WETLANDFeb 9 11:00 AM
3Griffiths, JessicaA GROVE WITH A VIEW: HABITAT CHARACTERISTICS OF MONARCH BUTTERFLY OVERWINTERING SITES IN SANTA BARBARA COUNTY, CALIFORNIAFeb 9 11:20 AM
4Greer, NatalieRELOCATING A HISTORIC CORMORANT NESTING COLONY BY INSTALLING NESTING PLATFORMS ON THE NEW EAST SPAN OF THE SAN FRANCISCO-OAKLAND BAY BRIDGEFeb 9 11:40 AM
5Furnas, BrettVERY HIGH DENSITIES OF MULE DEER (ODOCOILEUS HEMIONUS) ASSOCIATED WITH SUBURBAN DEVELOPMENT IN MARIN COUNTY, CALIFORNIAFeb 9 12:00 PM
6Ihl, Claudia URBAN MUSKOXEN IN NOME, ALASKAFeb 9 12:20 PM
7Kohlmann, SteveINTEGRATING MITIGATION, CARBON SEQUESTRATION, AND ECOSYSTEM SERVICES AT COMMUNITY-RELEVANT SCALESFeb 9 12:40 PM

 

Session: Wildlife and Climate Change

Chair: TBD,

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1Hunter, ElizabethDIFFERENTIAL EFFECTS OF CLIMATE ON SURVIVAL RATES DRIVE HYBRID ZONE MOVEMENTFeb 9 10:40 AM
2Semerdjian, AlyssaSHRINKING GIANTS? ASSESSING THE POTENTIAL FOR CLIMATE DRIVEN MORPHOMETRIC CHANGE IN THE GIANT KANGAROO RAT (DIPODOMYS INGENS)Feb 9 11:00 AM
3Widick, IvyASSESSING BIOTIC AND ABIOTIC LIMITS TO SPECIES DISTRIBUTION UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE AND COMPARING NICHE OVERLAP OF ISOLATED POPULATIONS OF AN ENDANGERED RODENTFeb 9 11:20 AM
4Leja, StephanieDESCRIBING AVIAN SPECIES DISTRIBUTIONS ACROSS THE DROUGHT-STRICKEN CALIFORNIA CENTRAL VALLEY THROUGH A STATEWIDE COLLABORATIVE MONITORING EFFORTFeb 9 11:40 AM
5Rich, LindseyMULTI-SPECIES TO MULTI-TAXA: SIMULTANEOUSLY EVALUATING MAMMAL AND SONGBIRD DISTRIBUTIONS IN THE MOJAVE DESERTFeb 9 12:00 PM
6Jones Scherbinski, JennieMICROCLIMATE SELECTION OF A HEAT RESTRICTED MAMMAL (APLODONTIA RUFA NIGRA)Feb 9 12:20 PM
7Powelson, Kat CO-PRODUCING SCIENCE TO SUPPORT CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATIONFeb 9 12:40 PM

 

Session: Student Poster Session

Chair: Allison Fuller and Carlos Alvarado,

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1Ahmed, BayanSPATIAL FORAGING PATTERNS OF NORTH AMERICAN PORCUPINES IN COASTAL DUNE HABITATS
2Arthur, TinaPREDICTED HABITAT SELECTION OF THE INVASIVE ROSE-RINGED PARAKEET IN BAKERSFIELD, CA
3Baek, HannaPRESENCE AND PREVALENCE OF HAEMOPROTEUS IN TWO HUMMINGBIRD SPECIES
4Batter, TomUSING AN OCCUPANCY MODEL TO DEVELOP AN EFFICIENT SAMPLING DESIGN FOR POPULATION ESTIMATION OF TULE ELK USING FECAL DNA IN COLUSA AND LAKE COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA
5Boortz, KarenVARIATION IN JUVENILE CHINOOK SALMON MACROINVERTEBRATE PREY IN THE SAN JOAQUIN RIVER RESTORATION AREA; IMPLICATIONS FOR CARRYING CAPACITY AND RESTORATION SUCCESS
6Brazeal, JenniferEVALUATING THE USE OF NON-INVASIVE GENETIC SPATIAL CAPTURE-RECAPTURE FOR ESTIMATING ELK POPULATION DENSITY
7Buck, EmilyESCHERICHIA COLI AND SALMONELLA ENTERICA IN ROOSEVELT ELK (CERVUS CANADENSIS ROOSEVELTI) AND CATTLE: ENTERIC PATHOGENS AT THE WILDLIFE-DOMESTIC INTERFACE
8Chrysafis, PetrosEFFECT OF DEVELOPMENT ON MAMMAL USE OF THE RIPARIAN HABITAT IN THE SAN JOAQUIN RIVER
9Cochran, LeahUTILIZATION OF RIPARIAN WOODLANDS BY CAVITY-NESTING BIRDS IN THE SACRAMENTO VALLEY
10Coen, AmandaEXAMINING THE INFLUENCES OF LANDSCAPE AND POPULATION CHARACTERISTICS ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF SPATIAL-TEMPORAL GENETIC PATTERNS
11Crowell, MirandaBEEN THERE, TRAPPED THAT! TRAP SUCCESS OF PYGMY RABBITS IN THE GREAT BASIN
12Divoky, Cameron SEASONAL ACTIVITY OF THE PALLID BAT (ANTROZOUS PALLIDUS) IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
13Enriquez, LaurenHABITAT SUITABILITY MODELING FOR THE REINTRODUCTION OF CASCADES FROG (RANA CASCADAE) INTO LASSEN VOLCANIC NATIONAL PARK
14Harris, MichelleWILDLIFE MORTALITIES IN OPEN TOP PIPES IN THE SOUTH FORK KERN RIVER VALLEY, KERN COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
15Howard, GrantPREVALENCE OF INTERNAL PARASITES DETERMINED BY FECAL TESTING OF WILDLIFE AT A SONOMA COUNTY REHABILITATION CENTER
16Jackson, Nathan RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MULE DEER REPRODUCTION AND RESOURCE SELECTION: QUID PRO QUO
17Jensen, AlexA PROPOSED ANALYSIS OF DEER USE OF JUMPOUT RAMPS AND FELID USE OF CULVERTS ALONG HIGHWAYS WITH WILDLIFE EXCLUSION FENCING
18Lin, JessicaESTABLISHING A LONG-TERM MONITORING PROGRAM TO CHARACTERIZE SPATIO-TEMPORAL CHANGES IN BAT ASSEMBLAGE OF A TYPICAL CENTRAL VALLEY RIPARIAN HABITAT
19Merrell, JerrodEFFECTS OF DISTURBANCE ON MIGRATION BEHAVIOR OF A LARGE MIGRATORY UNGULATE
20Millward, LindsaySMALL MAMMAL MICROHABITAT USE AND SPECIES COMPOSITION OF A WILDLIFE CROSSING STRUCTURE COMPARED WITH NEARBY HABITATS
21Mohr, AdamTULE ELK HABITAT SELECTION AT THE LOCAL AND LANDSCAPE SCALE
22Nelson, NicoletteON THE ROLLING BEHAVIOR OF THE MOUNT LYELL SALAMANDER: ESCAPE STRATEGY OR SCUTTLEBUTT?
23Nielsen, DannyECOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS IN A HYBRID ZONE BETWEEN TWO SPECIES OF WOODRAT (GENUS NEOTOMA)
24Nigon, ErinESTIMATES OF CALF SURVIVAL AND FACTORS INFLUENCING ROOSEVELT ELK MORTALITY IN NORTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA
25Oakden, KarenWHAT'S IN A PELLET? A DIET ANALYSIS OF DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANTS USING PELLETS IN SOUTH HUMBOLDT BAY, CALIFORNIA
26Owen, JuliaUSE OF NONINVASIVE DNA TO DETERMINE GENETIC SUBDIVISIONS AMONG ECOREGIONAL COYOTE POPULATIONS IN THE SIERRA NEVADA
27Preckler-Quisquater, SophieASSESSING SELECTIVE INTROGRESSION OF NONNATIVE RED FOX GENES INTO THE GENOMIC BACKGROUND OF THE NATIVE SACRAMENTO VALLEY RED FOX
28Rossi, AvivaCOMPARISON OF NICHES OF THREE SYMPATRIC HIGH-ELEVATION GROUND-DWELLING SQUIRRELS
29Sanchez, CamiloORIGINS OF SAN FRANCISCO'S COYOTES
30Schooler, SarahBIOTIC AND ABIOTIC EFFECTS ON COFFEE BERRY BORER (HYPOTHENEMUS HAMPEI) ABUNDANCE AND DISTRIBUTION ON COFFEE FARMS IN KENYA
31Semerdjian, AlyssaEVALUATING THE SPECIES DISTRIBUTION FOR THE GIANT KANGAROO RAT (DIPODOMYS INGENS)
32Single, AlexIMPACT OF NESTING MICROHABITAT AND FORAGING HABITAT ON COLONY LOCATIONS OF THE NORTHERN BLACK SWIFT (CYPSELOIDES NIGER BOREALIS)
33Tarcha, CeliaSTUDYING HABITAT USE OF THE RIPARIAN BRUSH RABBIT (SYLVILAGUS BACHMANI RIPARIUS) IN SAN JOAQUIN RIVER NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WITH CAMERA TRAPS
34Vo, KathyEFFECTS OF MAMMALIAN APOSEMATIC PATTERN AND CONTRAST VARIATION ON PREDATOR AVOIDANCE LEARNING

 

Session: Poster Session

Chair: Allison Fuller and Carlos Alvarado,

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1Ahmed, BayanSPATIAL FORAGING PATTERNS OF NORTH AMERICAN PORCUPINES IN COASTAL DUNE HABITATS
2Aliperti, Jaclyn LITTER TRANSLOCATIONS BY YELLOW-BELLIED MARMOTS, MARMOTA FLAVIVENTRIS
3Anguiano, Michael ESTIMATING THE EFFECTS OF RESTORATION TO DENSITY OF BELDING'S SAVANNAH SPARROW (PASSERCULUS SANDWICHENSIS BELDINGI) IN A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA COASTAL WETLAND
4Arthur, TinaPREDICTED HABITAT SELECTION OF THE INVASIVE ROSE-RINGED PARAKEET IN BAKERSFIELD, CA
5Baek, HannaPRESENCE AND PREVALENCE OF HAEMOPROTEUS IN TWO HUMMINGBIRD SPECIES
6Batter, TomUSING AN OCCUPANCY MODEL TO DEVELOP AN EFFICIENT SAMPLING DESIGN FOR POPULATION ESTIMATION OF TULE ELK USING FECAL DNA IN COLUSA AND LAKE COUNTIES, CALIFORNIA
7Boortz, KarenVARIATION IN JUVENILE CHINOOK SALMON MACROINVERTEBRATE PREY IN THE SAN JOAQUIN RIVER RESTORATION AREA; IMPLICATIONS FOR CARRYING CAPACITY AND RESTORATION SUCCESS
8Bowden, TimGREATER SAGE-GROUSE CONSERVATION IN THE VYA REGION
9Brazeal, JenniferEVALUATING THE USE OF NON-INVASIVE GENETIC SPATIAL CAPTURE-RECAPTURE FOR ESTIMATING ELK POPULATION DENSITY
10Brinkman , Shannon PELAGIC CORMORANT (PHALACROCORAX PELAGICUS) REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESS IN HUMBOLDT COUNTY AND THE NORTH COAST SEABIRD PROTECTION NETWORK
11Buck, EmilyESCHERICHIA COLI AND SALMONELLA ENTERICA IN ROOSEVELT ELK (CERVUS CANADENSIS ROOSEVELTI) AND CATTLE: ENTERIC PATHOGENS AT THE WILDLIFE-DOMESTIC INTERFACE
12Burger, HollyINTEGRATING ENVIRONMENTAL DNA SAMPLING INTO LONG-TERM MONITORING STRATEGIES: A CASE STUDY FOR DETECTING RANA SIERRAE IN STREAMS
13Chrysafis, PetrosEFFECT OF DEVELOPMENT ON MAMMAL USE OF THE RIPARIAN HABITAT IN THE SAN JOAQUIN RIVER
14Cochran, LeahUTILIZATION OF RIPARIAN WOODLANDS BY CAVITY-NESTING BIRDS IN THE SACRAMENTO VALLEY
15Coen, AmandaEXAMINING THE INFLUENCES OF LANDSCAPE AND POPULATION CHARACTERISTICS ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF SPATIAL-TEMPORAL GENETIC PATTERNS
16Cook, NathanMOVEMENTS AND STAGING LOCATIONS OF CANVASBACK (AYTHYA VALISINERIA) IN THE PACIFIC FLYWAY
17Crowell, MirandaBEEN THERE, TRAPPED THAT! TRAP SUCCESS OF PYGMY RABBITS IN THE GREAT BASIN
18Delheimer, MatthewMARTEN BOXES: SURROGATE CAVITY STRUCTURES FOR A CAVITY-OBLIGATE FOREST CARNIVORE
19Divoky, Cameron SEASONAL ACTIVITY OF THE PALLID BAT (ANTROZOUS PALLIDUS) IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
20Domingo, KorinnaSHORT, CHEAP... & SWEET! INFORMING LOCAL GOVERNMENT REGARDING WILDLIFE ACTIVITY IN RECREATIONAL AREAS THROUGH INEXPENSIVE AND NONINVASIVE TRAIL CAMERA METHODOLOGY
21Enriquez, LaurenHABITAT SUITABILITY MODELING FOR THE REINTRODUCTION OF CASCADES FROG (RANA CASCADAE) INTO LASSEN VOLCANIC NATIONAL PARK
22Fertel, HannahSHELL-SHOCKED: COMPARING A WESTERN POND TURTLE POPULATION PRE- AND POST-DROUGHT
23Gaynor, KaitlynLAYERING LANDSCAPES OF FEAR: THE ROLE OF PREDATION RISK AND HUMAN DISTURBANCE IN A CALIFORNIA LARGE MAMMAL COMMUNITY
24Green, RebeccaA NOVEL BREAK-AWAY DEVICE FOR USE WITH RADIOCOLLARS ON FISHERS AND OTHER SMALL CARNIVORES
25Harris, MichelleWILDLIFE MORTALITIES IN OPEN TOP PIPES IN THE SOUTH FORK KERN RIVER VALLEY, KERN COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
26Helton, LaurenRESILIENCE OF TROPICAL LANDBIRDS TO STORM DISTURBANCE
27Henke, AndreaEVALUATION OF CALIFORNIA CONDOR (GYMNOGYPS CALIFORNIANUS) GPS TELEMETRY DATA IN RELATION TO THE ELECTRICAL GRID USING GIS AND RISK SCORING METHODS
28Howard, GrantPREVALENCE OF INTERNAL PARASITES DETERMINED BY FECAL TESTING OF WILDLIFE AT A SONOMA COUNTY REHABILITATION CENTER
29Jackson, Nathan RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MULE DEER REPRODUCTION AND RESOURCE SELECTION: QUID PRO QUO
30Jensen, AlexA PROPOSED ANALYSIS OF DEER USE OF JUMPOUT RAMPS AND FELID USE OF CULVERTS ALONG HIGHWAYS WITH WILDLIFE EXCLUSION FENCING
31Johnson, BethanyPILOT STUDY: AMPHIBIAN OCCURRENCE ON A MULTI-AGED MANAGED FOREST
32Lin, JessicaESTABLISHING A LONG-TERM MONITORING PROGRAM TO CHARACTERIZE SPATIO-TEMPORAL CHANGES IN BAT ASSEMBLAGE OF A TYPICAL CENTRAL VALLEY RIPARIAN HABITAT
33McInturff, AlexHIGH-RESOLUTION GPS TRACKING OF HUNTERS AND BLACK-TAILED DEER IN CALIFORNIA
34Merrell, JerrodEFFECTS OF DISTURBANCE ON MIGRATION BEHAVIOR OF A LARGE MIGRATORY UNGULATE
35Millward, LindsaySMALL MAMMAL MICROHABITAT USE AND SPECIES COMPOSITION OF A WILDLIFE CROSSING STRUCTURE COMPARED WITH NEARBY HABITATS
36Mohr, AdamTULE ELK HABITAT SELECTION AT THE LOCAL AND LANDSCAPE SCALE
37Moore, TrevorWESTERN RED BAT (LASIURUS BLOSSEVILLII) ACTIVITY PATTERNS IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
38Munoz, StevenTHREATENED SAN CLEMENTE BELL'S SPARROW NESTS IN NEW MICRO-HABITATS AS THE ISLAND RECOVERS FOLLOWING GOAT REMOVAL
39Nelson, NicoletteON THE ROLLING BEHAVIOR OF THE MOUNT LYELL SALAMANDER: ESCAPE STRATEGY OR SCUTTLEBUTT?
40Newton, DavidANALYSIS OF ULTRASONIC BAT RECORDINGS FOR INCIDENTAL RODENT CALL DETECTIONS
41Nielsen, DannyECOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS IN A HYBRID ZONE BETWEEN TWO SPECIES OF WOODRAT (GENUS NEOTOMA)
42Nigon, ErinESTIMATES OF CALF SURVIVAL AND FACTORS INFLUENCING ROOSEVELT ELK MORTALITY IN NORTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA
43Oakden, KarenWHAT'S IN A PELLET? A DIET ANALYSIS OF DOUBLE-CRESTED CORMORANTS USING PELLETS IN SOUTH HUMBOLDT BAY, CALIFORNIA
44Owen, JuliaUSE OF NONINVASIVE DNA TO DETERMINE GENETIC SUBDIVISIONS AMONG ECOREGIONAL COYOTE POPULATIONS IN THE SIERRA NEVADA
45Paul, CarolynEFFECTS OF FOREST MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES ON BAT HABITAT USE
46Pittman, BrianLONG-TERM AQUATIC MONITORING OF STREAM-BREEDING AMPHIBIANS OF THE GEYSERS REGION OF SONOMA AND LAKE COUNTIES
47Preckler-Quisquater, SophieASSESSING SELECTIVE INTROGRESSION OF NONNATIVE RED FOX GENES INTO THE GENOMIC BACKGROUND OF THE NATIVE SACRAMENTO VALLEY RED FOX
48Riensche, DavidDIET TRENDS AND NESTING SUCCESS OF TWO SYMPATRIC TERNS BREEDING IN THE SAN FRANCISCO BAY
49Roddy, AlyssaPACIFIC MARTEN (MARTES CAURINA) REPRODUCTIVE CHRONOLOGY IN THE LASSEN NATIONAL FOREST, CALIFORNIA
50Rosenthal, EliannaGROWTH RATE VARIATION AMONG JUVENILE CHINOOK SALMON COHORTS DUE TO REARING CONDITIONS
51Rossi, AvivaCOMPARISON OF NICHES OF THREE SYMPATRIC HIGH-ELEVATION GROUND-DWELLING SQUIRRELS
52Roth, CaliIDENTIFYING ECOLOGICAL TRAPS FOR TARGETED PINYON-JUNIPER REMOVAL IN GREATER SAGE-GROUSE HABITAT
53Sanchez, CamiloORIGINS OF SAN FRANCISCO'S COYOTES
54Schooler, SarahBIOTIC AND ABIOTIC EFFECTS ON COFFEE BERRY BORER (HYPOTHENEMUS HAMPEI) ABUNDANCE AND DISTRIBUTION ON COFFEE FARMS IN KENYA
55Semerdjian, AlyssaEVALUATING THE SPECIES DISTRIBUTION FOR THE GIANT KANGAROO RAT (DIPODOMYS INGENS)
56Single, AlexIMPACT OF NESTING MICROHABITAT AND FORAGING HABITAT ON COLONY LOCATIONS OF THE NORTHERN BLACK SWIFT (CYPSELOIDES NIGER BOREALIS)
57Stanish, AnastasiaUSING AUTOMATED BIRD RECORDERS TO DETERMINE DIFFERENCES IN BIRD OCCUPANCY OF FOUR SILVICULTURE TREATMENTS IN A POST-FIRE SETTING
58Tarcha, CeliaSTUDYING HABITAT USE OF THE RIPARIAN BRUSH RABBIT (SYLVILAGUS BACHMANI RIPARIUS) IN SAN JOAQUIN RIVER NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE WITH CAMERA TRAPS
59Terry, Naomi DETERMINING DRIVERS OF BUMBLE BEE DISTRIBUTIONS IN MONTANE MEADOW SYSTEMS OF NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
60Thomas Jr, BenjaminINDIRECT MONITORING OF MOUNTAIN LIONS USING DNA FROM TERRITORIAL SCRAPES
61Vo, KathyEFFECTS OF MAMMALIAN APOSEMATIC PATTERN AND CONTRAST VARIATION ON PREDATOR AVOIDANCE LEARNING
62Whalen, JessicaMONITORING NATIVE TREE SQUIRRELS WITH CITIZEN SCIENCE IN HUMBOLDT COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
63Wright, StanLONG TERM AVIAN ABUNDANCE AND DIVERSITY ON THE STONE LAKES NWR
64Wuenschel, AndreaREMOTE CAMERA USE ON RANGELAND: METHODS TO KEEP YOUR CAMERA INTACT WHEN ITCHY CATTLE ABOUND