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Dr. Barry Grand

Research Publications

  • Keever, A.C., C.P. McGowan, S.S. Ditchkoff, P.K. Acker, J.B. Grand, C.H. Newbolt, in review, Efficacy of time-lapse photography and repeated counts estimation for monitoring white-tailed deer populations.
  • Silvano, A.L., Steury, T.D., and J.B. Grand. 2016. Selecting focal species as surrogates for imperiled species using relative sensitivities. Ecological Indicators Abstract | 
  • Dunham, Kylee, and Grand, J.B., 2016, Viability of the Alaskan breeding population of Steller’s eiders: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016–1084, 8 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161084. Abstract | 
  • Dunham, Kylee, and Grand, J.B., 2016, Evaluating models of population process in a threatened population of Steller’s eiders—A retrospective approach: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016–1062, 14 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161062 Abstract | 
  • Grand, J.B. and K.J. Kleiner. 2016. Prioritizing landscapes for longleaf conservation. Cooperator Science Series. 48 pp.
  • Flint, P.L., J.B. Grand, M.R. Petersen, and R.F. Rockwell. 2016. Population dynamics of spectacled eiders: Synthesis of demographic data. North American Fauna.
  • Nichols, J.D., Hollmen, T.E. and Grand, J.B., 2016. Monitoring for the Management of Disease Risk in Animal Translocation Programmes. EcoHealth, pp.1-11. Abstract | 
  • Alix, D.M., C.J. Anderson, J.B. Grand, and C. Guyer. 2014. Evaluating the effects of land use on headwater wetland amphibian assemblages in coastal Alabama. Wetlands 34:917:926 Abstract | 
  • Post Van Der Burg, M., Bly, B.B., Vercautheren, T., Grand, J.B., and Tyre, A.J. On the role of budget sufficiency, cost Efficiency and uncertainty in species management. Journal of Wildlife Management: 00(0): 000-000, 200X Abstract | 
  • Runge, M.C., J.B. Grand, and M.S. Mitchell. 2013. Structured decision making. pp. 51-72. In P.R. Krausman and J.W. Cain eds. Wildlife Management and conservation: Contemporary principles and practices. Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Wilson, H. M., P. L. Flint, A. N. Powell, J. B. Grand, and C. L. Moran. 2012. Population ecology of breeding Pacific Common Eiders on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Wildlife Monographs,182:1-29; DOI: 10.1002/wmon.8
  • Ditchkoff, S. S., D. B. Jolley, B. D. Sparklin, L. B. Hanson, M. S. Mitchell, and J. B. Grand. 2012. Reproduction in a Population of Wild Pigs (Sus scrofa) Subjected to Lethal Control. Journal of Wildlife Management 76:1235-1240.
  • Damm, P.E., Grand, J.B. Grand, and S.W. Barnett. Variation in detection among passive infrared triggered-cameras in wildlife research. Proceedings Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies. Abstract |  Download  |  Publisher Website | 
  • Williams, B.L., R.W. Holtfreter, S.S. Ditchkoff, and J.B. Grand. 2011. Efficiency of Time-lapse intervals and simple baits for camera surveys of wild pigs. J. Wildlife Manage. 75(3)655-659.
  • S. S. Ditchkoff, B.L. Williams, M.S. Mitchell, J.B. Grand, and J.J> Millspaugh. Fecal Glucocorticoid Metabolites in Wild Pig Populations Fluctuate Based on Reproductive Cycle. Wildlife Society Bulletin: 00(0): 000-000, 201X Abstract | 
  • Williams, B.L., R.W. Holtfreter, S.S. Ditchkoff, and J.B. Grand. 2011. Trap style influences wild pig behavior and trapping success. J. Wildlife Manage. 75(3)432-436.
  • Jolley, D. B., S. S. Ditchkoff, B. D. Sparklin, L. B. Hanson, M. S. Mitchell, and J. B. Grand. 2010. Estimate of herpetofauna depredation by a population of wild pigs. Journal of Mammalogy 91:519-524.
  • Mitchell, M. S., L. B. Pacifici, J. B. Grand, and R. A. Powell. 2009. Contributions of vital rates to growth of a protected population of American black bears. Ursus 20:77-84.
  • Sharp, N. W., M. S. Mitchell, and J. B. Grand. 2009. Sources, sinks, and spatial ecology of cotton mice in longleaf pine stands undergoing restoration. Journal of Mammalogy.
  • Hanson, L. B., M. S. Mitchell, J. B. Grand, D. B. Jolley, W. D. Sparklin, and S. S. Ditchkoff. 2009. Effect of experimental manipulation on survival and recruitment of feral pigs. Wildlife Research. 36(3):185-191.
  • Schamber, J. L., P. L. Flint, et al. (2009). "Population Dynamics of Long-tailed Ducks Breeding on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska." Arctic 62(2): 190-200.
  • Hanson, L. B., J. B. Grand, M. S. Mitchell, D. B. Jolley, B. D. Sparklin and S. S. Ditchkoff. 2008. Change-in-ratio density estimator for feral pigs is less biased than closed mark-recapture estimates. Wildlife Research 35(7): 695-699.
  • Koons, D. N., Holmes, R. R., Grand, J. B. 2007. Population inertia and its sensitivity to changes in vital rates or initial conditions. Ecology 88(88)2857-2867.
  • Miller, D. A., Grand, J. B., Fondell, T. F., and Anthony, R. M. 2007. Optimizing Nest Survival and Female Survival: Consequences of Nest Site Selection for Canada Geese. Condor 109:4(769-780)
  • Folk, T. H., Holmes, R. R., Grand, J. B. 2007. Variation in northern bobwhite demography along two temporal scales. Population Ecology. 49:3 (211-219).
  • Folk, T. H., J. B. Grand, W. E. Palmer, J. P. Carroll, D. C. Sisson, T. M. Terhune, S. D. Wellendorf, H. L. Stribling. 2007. Estimates of Survival from Radiotelemetry:a Response to Guthery and Lusk. Journal of Wildlife Management 71(4):1027-1033.
  • Terhune, T. M., D. C. Sisson, J. B. Grand, H. L. Stribling. 2007. Factors Influencing Survival of Radiotagged and Banded Northern Bobwhites in Georgia. Journal of Wildlife Management 71(4):1288-1297.
  • Flint, P. L., Morse, J. A., Grand, J. B., Moran, C. L. 2006. Correlated growth and survival of juvenile Spectacled Eiders:Evidence of habitat limitation? Condor 108:4 (901-911)
  • Anthony, R. M., Grand, J. B., Fondell, T. F., Miller, D. A. Techniques for identifying predators of goose nests. 2006. Wildlife Biology 12:3 (249-256)
  • Fondell, T. F., J. B. Grand, D. A. Miller and R. M. Anthony. 2006. Renesting by dusky Canada geese on the Copper River Delta, Alaska. Journal of Wildlife Management 70(4): 955-964.
  • Flint, P. L., J. B. Grand, T. F. Fondell, J. A. Morse. 2006. Populatin Dynamics of Greater Scaup Breeding on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Wildlife Monographs:Vol. 162, No. 1 pp. 1-22.
  • Tucker, J. W., Robinson, W. D., Grand, J. B. 2006. Breeding productivity of Bachman's sparrows in fire-managed longleaf pine forests. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118:2 (131-137).
  • Koons, D. N., J. B. Grand, J. M. Arnold. 2006. Population momentum across vertebrate life histories. Ecological Modelling 197 (2006) 418-430.
  • Koons, D. N., J. B. Grand, R. F. Rockwell. 2006. Population perturbation analysis:the influence of population momentum. Journal of Wildlife Management 70(1):19-26.
  • Hartke, K. M, J. B. Grand, G. R. Hepp, and T. H. Folk. 2006. Sources of variation in survival of breeding female wood ducks. Condor 108:1 (201-210).
  • Grand, J. B., Fondell, T. F., Miller, D. A., Anthony, R. M. 2006. Nest survival in Dusky Canada Geese (Branta canadensis occidentalis): Use of discrete-time models. Auk 123:1 (198-210)
  • Brongo, L. L., Mitchell, M. S., Grand, J. B. 2005. Effects of trapping with bait on bait-station indices to black bear abundance. Wildlife Society Bulletin 33:4 (1357-1361).
  • Miller, D. A., J. B. Grand, T. F. Fondell, R. M. Anthony. 2006. Pr4dator functional response and prey survival: direct and indirect interactions affecting a marked prey population. Journal of Animal Ecology 75(1):101-110.
  • Brongo, L. L., Mitchell, M. S., Grand, J. B. 2005. Long-term analysis of survival, fertility, and population growth rate of black bears in North Carolina. Journal of Mammalogy. 86:5 (1029-1035)
  • Koons, D. N., J. B. GRand, B. Zinner, R. F. Rockwell. 2005. Transient population dynamics:relations to life history and initial population state. Ecological Modelling 185 (2005) 283-297.
  • Tucker, J. W., W. D. Robinson, and J. B. Grand. 2004. Influence of fire on Bachman's Sparrow, an endemic North American songbird. Journal of Wildlife Managment 68(4):1114-1123.
  • Franson, J. C., T. E. Hollmen, P. L. Flint, J. B. Grand, and R. B. Lanctot. 2004. Contaminants in molting long-tailed ducks and nesting common eiders in the Beaufort Sea. Marine Pollution Bulletin 48:6 (504-513)
  • Anthony, R. M., J. B. Grand, T. F. Fondell., and B. F. J. Manly. A quantitative approach to identifying predators from nest remains. Journal Field Ornithology. 75(1):40-48
  • Howell, M. D., Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L. Body molt of male long-tailed ducks (Clangula hyemalis) in the nearshore waters of the North Slope, Alaska. Wilson Bulletin 115(2):170-175.
  • Hollmen, T. E., J. C. Franson, P. L. Flint, J. B. Grand, R. B. Lanctot, D. E. Docherty, and H. M. Wilson. An Adenovirus linked to mortality and disease in long-tailed ducks (Clangula hyemalis) in Alaska. Avian Diseases 47(4): 1434-1440
  • Grand, J. B., J. C. Franson, P. L. Flint, and M. R. Petersen. 2002. Concentrations of trace elements in eggs and blood of spectacled and common eiders on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 21(8):80-85.
  • Esler, D., J. B. Grand, and A. 2001. Intraspecific variation innutrient reserve use during clutch formation by lesser scaup. Condor103:810-820.
  • Petersen, M. R., J. B. Grand, and C. P. Dau. 2000. Spectacled Eider(Somateria fischeri). In The Birds of North America, (A. Poole and F. Gill, eds. ). The Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, and The AmericanOrnithologists' Union, Washington, D. C. No. 547.
  • Flint, P. L., J. B. Grand, J. A. Morse, T. F. Fondell. 2000. Late summer survival of adult female and juvenile spectacled eiders on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Waterbirds 23:292-297.
  • Flint, P. L., and J. B. Grand, 1999. Patterns of variation in size and composition of greater scaup eggs: are they related? Wilson Bulletin 111:465-471.
  • Flint, P. L., and J. B. Grand. 1999. Incubation behavior of spectacled eiders on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Condor 101:413-416.
  • Flint, P. L., Grand, J. B., Rockwell, R. F. 1998. A model of northern pintail productivity and population growth rate. Journal of Wildlife Management 62:3 (1110-1118).
  • Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L., Petersen, M. R., Moran, C. L. 1998. Effect of lead poisoning on spectacled eider survival rates. Journal of Wildlife Management. 62:3 (1103-1109)
  • Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L. 1997. Productivity of nesting Spectacled Eiders on the lower Kashunuk River, Alaska. Condor 99:4 (926-932)
  • Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L., Heglund, P. J. 1997. Habitat use by nesting and brood rearing northern pintails on the Yukon-Kuskokwim delta, Alaska. Journal of Wildlife Management 61:4 (1199-11207)
  • Flint, P. L., Petersen, M. R., Grand, J. B. 1997. Exposure of Spectacled Eiders and other diving ducks to lead in western Alaska. Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne de Zoologie. 75:3 (439-443)
  • Flint, P. L., Grand, J. B. 1997. Survival of spectacled eider adult females and ducklings during brood rearing. Journal of Wildlife Management. 61:1 (217-221)
  • Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L. 1996. Renesting ecology of northern Pintails on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Condor 98:4 (820-824).
  • Flint, P. L. Grand, J. B., Sedinger, J. S. 1996. Allocation of limited reserves to a clutch: A model explaining the lack of a relationship between clutch size and egg size. Auk 113:4 (939-942)
  • Cronin, M. A., Grand, J. B., Esler, D., Derksen, D. V., Scribner, K. T. 1996. Breeding populations of northern pintails have similar mitochondrial DNA. Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne de Zoologie. 74:6 (992-999)
  • Flint, P. L., Grand, J. B. 1996. Nesting success of northern pintails on the coastal Yuko-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Condor 98:1 (54-60)
  • Flint, P. L., Grand, J. B. 1996. Variation in egg size of the Northern Pintail. Condor 98:1 (162-165)
  • Grand, J. B., Flint, P. L. 1996. Survival of Northern Pintail ducklings on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, Alaska. Condor 98:1 (48-53)
  • Grand, J. B. 1995. Nesting success of ducks on the central Yukon Flats, Alaska. Canadian Journal of Zoology-Revue Canadienne de Zoologie 73:2 (260-265)
  • Esler, D., Grand, J. B. 1994. Comparison of age-determination techniques for female Northern Pintails and American Wigeon in spring. Wildlife Society Bulletin 22:2 (260-264)
  • Grand, J. B., Fondell, T. F. 1994. Decoy trapping and rocket-netting for Northern Pintails in spring. Journal of Field Ornithology 65:3 (402-405)
  • Esler, D., Grand, J. B. 1994. The role of nutrient reserves for clutch formation by Northern Pintails in Alaska. Condor 96:P2 (422-432)
  • Esler, D., Grand, J. B. 1993. Factors influencing depredation of artificial duck nests. Journal of Wildlife Management 57:2 (244-248)
  • Grand, J. B. 1992. Breeding chronology of mottled ducks in a Texas coastal marsh. Journal of Field Ornithology 63:2 (195-202).
  • Grand, J. B., Mirarchi, R. E. 1988. Habitat use by recently fledged Mourning Doves in East Central Alabama. Journal of Wildlife Management 52:1 (153-157).
 

Current Staff

Federal Staff: 3

Masters Students: 7

Phd Students: 6

Post Docs: 0

University Staff: 20

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 16

Scientific Publications: 31

Presentations: 80

 

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Unit Leader

Barry Grand

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  1. Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources 
  2. Auburn University
  3. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  4. U.S. Geological Survey
  5. Wildlife Management Institute