Scientific Publications

Decision support for conservation of New Mexico’s riparian and wetland ecosystems

New Mexico Wetlands Proposal Despite encompassing a small fraction of the landscape (< 2%), riparian systems in arid regions act
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Climate and human water use diminish wetland networks supporting continental waterbird migration

Access the full study here. Principal Investigators J. Patrick Donnelly, Sammy L. King, Nicholas L. Silverman, Daniel P. Collins, Eduardo M. Carrera‐Gonzalez, Alberto Lafón‐Terrazas, and
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Synchronizing conservation to seasonal wetland hydrology and waterbird migration in semi-arid landscapes

Access the full study here. Principal Investigators J. Patrick Donnelly, David E. Naugle, Daniel P. Collins, Bruce D. Dugger, Brady W. Allred, Jason D. Tack,
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Seasonal drought in North America’s sagebrush biome structures dynamic mesic resources for sage-grouse

Access the full study here. Principal Investigators J. Patrick Donnelly, Brady W. Allred, Daniel Perret, Nicholas L. Silverman, Jason D. Tack, Victoria J. Dreitz, Jeremy
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Boom, Bust: Linking Patterns of Change In Sandhill Crane Populations

This plan of work reflects science that is to be released in Summer 2020. Have you ever wondered why sandhill
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Win-win for Agricultural and Wildlife; Developing a Wetland Conservation Model for White-faced Ibis, Proposal

Private lands agriculture and ranching account for up to 90% of wetland resources benefiting wildlife and producers in the semi-arid
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Science to Solutions Series: Wildfire and Cheatgrass

A new strategy helps land managers reduce impacts from two of the most daunting challenges facing sage grouse: the threat
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Science to Solutions Series: Targeting Conifer Removal

Targeting Early Phase Conifer Removal Key to Restoring Sage Grouse Habitat April 9, 2014 (Missoula, Montana) – Removing junipers and
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Science to Solutions Series: Private Lands Vital to Conserving Wet Areas for Sage Grouse Summer Habitat

The Sage Grouse Initiative has released the fourth in its “Science to Solutions” series. The purpose of all SGI science
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