Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory

Conference Presentations and Abstracts

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2007. Linking occurrence and fitness to persistence: habitat-based approach for the endangered Greater Sage-Grouse. Society for Ecological Restoration, Annual Conference, Yakima WA (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L. 2007. Sagebrush Steppe Restoration and Sage Grouse. Restoring the West 2007 Sagebrush Steppe Restoration Conference, Logan, UT (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2007. Linking occurrence and fitness to persistence: a habitat-based approach for the endangered Greater Sage-Grouse. Society for Range Management, 60th Annual Meeting, Reno/Sparks, NV (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2006. Linking occurrence and fitness to persistence: a habitat-based approach for the endangered Greater Sage-Grouse in Alberta . 25th Western Agencies Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop, Spearfish, SD.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2006. Linking occurrence and fitness to persistence: a habitat-based approach for the endangered Greater Sage-Grouse in Alberta. Northwest Section of the Wildlife Society, Annual meeting, Boise ID.

Aldridge>, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2005. Habitats for Persistence of Greater Sage-Grouse in Alberta, Canada: Linking Landscapes to Occurrence and Fitness. Wildlife Society’s 12th Annual Conference. Madison, WI.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2005. Linking Fitness To Resources: Greater Sage-Grouse Nesting And Brood Habitat Requirements In Alberta. 3rd Partners in Conservation Conference. Calgary, Alberta.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2004. Population viability of sage-grouse: a habitat-based approach. 2004. The Wildlife Society’s 11th Annual Conference. Calgary, AB.

Aldridge, C.L., S.E. Nielsen, H.L. Beyer, M.S. Boyce, S.T. Knick, M.A. Schroeder, and J.W. Connelly. 2004. Range-wide patterns of sage-grouse extirpation: lessons from the past, predictions for the future. The Wildlife Society’s 11th Annual Conference. Calgary, AB.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2004. Modeling Greater Sage-Grouse habitat in Alberta: a multi-scale approach. Western Agencies Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop. Wenatchee, WA.

Naugle, D.E., C.L. Aldridge, B.L. Walker, T.E. Cornish, B.J. Moynahan, M.J. Holloran, K.Brown, G.D. Johnson, E.T. Schmidtman, R.T. Mayer, C.Y. Kato, M.R. Matchett, T.J. Christiansen, W.E. Cook, T. Creekmore, R.D. Falise, E.T. Rinkes, and M.S. Boyce. 2004. West Nile virus: an emerging issue in sage-grouse conservation. Western Agencies Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop. Wenatchee, WA (Invited Presentation - Key Note Address).

Aldridge, C.L. 2004. Local and landscape habitat requirements for upland birds: A sage-grouse case study. 2004 Southern Alberta Upland Habitat Symposium. Brooks, AB (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2004. Habitat Requirements and Management Needs for the Endangered Sage-Grouse in Alberta. Species at Risk 2004 Conference, Pathways to Recovery. Victoria , BC.

Aldridge, C.L., D.E. Naugle, B.L. Walker, T.E. Cornish, B.J. Moynahan, M.J. Holloran, K.Brown, G.D. Johnson, E.T. Schmidtman, R.T. Mayer, C.Y. Kato, M.R. Matchett, T.J. Christiansen, W.E. Cook, T. Creekmore, M.S. Boyce, R.D. Falise, and E.T. Rinkes. 2004. West Nile Virus: An Emerging Issue for Sage-Grouse Population Viability. 38th Annual Prairie Universities Biological Symposium (PUBS). Edmonton, AB.

Naugle, D.E., B.L. Walker, C.L. Aldridge , T.E. Cornish, B.J. Moynahan, M.J. Holloran, K.Brown, G.D. Johnson, E.T. Schmidtman, R.T. Mayer, C.Y. Kato, M.R. Matchett, T.J. Christiansen, W.E. Cook, T. Creekmore, M.S. Boyce, R.D. Falise, and E.T. Rinkes. 2004. West Nile Virus: An emerging issue in Sage-Grouse conservation. Fifth National Conference on West Nile Virus in the United States. Denver, CO (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2003. Teetering on the Edge: Can anything be done to save the Sage-Grouse. Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada, Ecological Issues Forum and Workshop for the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry. Calgary, AB (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L. 2003. Has the Sun Set for the Sage-Grouse: Linking Population Declines to Resources. Gifts of the Grasslands, Canadian Nature Federation 2003 AGM and Conference. Medicine Hat, AB (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L. and M.S. Boyce. 2003. Sage-Grouse Population Dynamics and Habitat Conservation in Alberta. 2nd Alberta North American Waterfowl Management Biodiversity Conference. Edmonton, AB.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2003. Sage-Grouse management in Alberta: identifying important breeding habitats. Annual conference and meeting of the Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society. Red Deer, AB.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2003. What makes a lek a lek? Identifying habitat features related to Sage-Grouse leks in southern Alberta. 2nd Partners in Conservation Conference. Edmonton, AB.

Aldridge, C.L. 2003. Sage-Grouse Habitat Requirements in Alberta. Western Range Science Seminar, Medicine Hat, AB (Invited Presentation).

Aldridge, C.L., M.S. Boyce, and R. K. Baydack. 2002. Adaptive management of prairie grouse: how do we get there? The Wildlife Society's 9th Annual Conference. Bismarck, ND.

Aldridge, C.L., and M.S. Boyce. 2002. Using resource selection functions to identify sage-grouse breeding habitat. 1st International Conference on Resource Selection by Animals. Laramie, Wyoming.

Aldridge, C.L. 2001. Conservation and Management of Sage-Grouse in Canada: An integrated approach. The Wildlife Society's 8th Annual Conference. Reno, NV.

Aldridge, C.L. 2001. Conservation of Sage-Grouse in Alberta: managing the decline of a northern fringe population. Annual conference and meeting of the Northwest Section and Alberta Chapter of the Wildlife Society. Banff, AB.

Aldridge, C.L. 2001. Do sage-grouse have a future in Canada? Population dynamics and management suggestions. 6th Prairie Conservation & Endangered Species Conference:
Sharing Common Ground. Winnipeg, MB.

Aldridge, C.L. 2001. Conservation of Sage-Grouse in Alberta: what do we know and how can we manage for them. 1st Partners in Conservation Conference. Nisku, AB.

Aldridge, C.L. 2000. The decline in the Canadian Sage Grouse population: Is lack of reproductive effort involved? 22nd Western States Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop. Redmond, OR.

Aldridge, C.L. 2000. Conservation ecology of Sage Grouse in Canada. 34th Prairie Universities Biological Symposium. (PUBS). Regina, SK.

Aldridge, C.L. 2000. Reproductive ecology of Sage Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) in Canada. Alberta North American Waterfowl Management Biodiversity Conference. Edmonton, AB.

Aldridge, C.L. 1999. A drastic decline in a northern Sage Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) population: Is recruitment the problem? 23rd Prairie Grouse Technical Council Meeting. Gimli, MB.

Aldridge, C.L. 1999. Conservation ecology of Sage Grouse in Canada. The Wildlife Society's 6th Annual Conference. Austin TX.

Aldridge, C.L. 1999. A drastic decline in a northern Sage Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) population: Is recruitment the problem? 33rd Annual Prairie Universities Biological Symposium (PUBS). Saskatoon, SK.

Aldridge, C.L. 1998. The status of Sage Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) in Alberta. 21st Western States Sage and Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse Workshop. Billings, MT.

Aldridge, C.L. 1998. Status of the Sage Grouse in Canada. 5th Prairie Conservation & Endangered Species Conference. Saskatoon, SK.

Aldridge, C.L., and D. L. Gummer. 1997. Analysis of cheek pouch contents: do kangaroo rats know what they are collecting? 31st Annual Prairie Universities Biological Symposium (PUBS). Edmonton, AB.

Aldridge, C.L. 1996. Calcium supplementation of the big brown bat (Eptesicus fuscus): is calcium limiting to the growth of pups? 30th Annual Prairie Universities Biological Symposium (PUBS). Lethbridge, AB.