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Dr. Richard Chandler

Associate Professor, Wildlife Ecology and Management

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Campus address

Warnell 3-409B
Ph.D. Wildlife Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2010
M.S. Wildlife Conservation, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2006
B.S. Wildlife Biology, University of Vermont, 2002
Curriculum Vitae:
Recent Citations:

Royle, J.A; Chandler, R; Sollmann, R; and Gardner, B. 2014. Spatial Capture Recapture: Academic Press.

Chandler, R.B. and J. Hepinstall-Cymerman. 2016. Estimating the spatial scales of landscape effects on abundance. Landscape Ecology 31:1383-1394.

Howell, P.E., B.R. Hossack, E. Muths, B.H. Sigafus, and R.B. Chandler. 2016. Survival estimates of reintroduced populations of the Chiricahua leopard frog (Lithobates chiricahuensis). Copeia 4:824--830.

Monroe, A., R.B. Chandler, W. Burger, Jr., and J.A. Martin. 2016. Converting exotic forages to native warm-season grass can increase avian productivity in beef production systems. Agriculture, Ecosystems, and Environment 233:85-93.

Chandler, R.B., E. Muths, B.H. Sigafus, C.R. Schwalbe, C.J. Jarchow, and B.R. Hossack. 2015. Spatial occupancy models for predicting metapopulation dynamics and viability following reintroduction. Journal of Applied Ecology Journal of Applied Ecology 52:1325-1333.

Chandler, R.B. and J.D. Clark. 2014. Spatially explicit integrated population models. Methods in Ecology and Evolution 5:1351-1360.

Zipkin, E.F., J.T. Thorson, K. See, H.J. Lynch, E.H.C. Grant, Y. Kanno, R.B. Chandler, B.H. Letcher, and J.A. Royle. 2014. Modeling structured population dynamics using data from unmarked individuals. Ecology 95:22-29.

Chandler, R; King, D.I; Chandler, C.C; Raudales, R; Trubey, R; and Arce Chavez, V.J. 2013. A small-scale land-sparing approach to conserving biodiversity in tropical agricultural landscapes. Conservation Biology 27:785-795.

Chandler, R and Royle, J.A. 2013. Spatially-explicit models for inference about density in unmarked populations. Annals of Applied Statistics 7:936-954.

Royle, J.A; Chandler, R; Gazenski, K.D; and Graves, T.A. 2013. Spatial capture-recapture models for jointly estimating population density and landscape connectivity. Ecology94:287-294.

Zipkin, E.F; Thorson, J.T; See, K; Lynch, H.J; Grant, E.H.C; Kanno, Y; Chandler, R; Letcher, B.H; and Royle, J.A. In press. Modeling structured population dynamics using data from unmarked individuals. Ecology .

Chandler, R and King, D.I. 2011. Habitat quality and habitat selection of golden-winged warbler warblers in Costa Rica: application of hierarchical models for open populations. Journal of Applied Ecology 48:1038-1047.