April 27, 2017

Current Publications


Peery, M. Z., Gutiérrez, R. J., Kirby, R., LeDee, O. E., LaHaye, W. S. 2012. Climate change and spotted owls:  potentially contrasting responses in the southwestern United States. Global Change Biology 18:865-880.

Barrowclough, G. F., R. J. Gutiérrez, J. G. Groth, J. E. Lai, and D. F. Rock. 2011. The hybrid zone between northern and California spotted owls in the Cascade-Sierran suture zone.  The Condor113:581-589.

Gutiérrez, R. J., G. S. Zimmerman, and W. S. LaHaye. 2011. Breeding dispersal in an isolated population of California Spotted owls Strix occidentalis: evidence for improved reproductive output. Ibis 153:592-600.

Williams, P. J., R. J. Gutiérrez, and S. A. Whitmore.  2011. Home range and habitat selection of spotted owls in the central Sierra Nevada.  Journal of Wildlife Management 75:333-343.

Phillips, C. E., D. Tempel, R. J. Gutiérrez. 2010. Do California spotted owls select nest trees close to forest edges?  Journal of Raptor Research 44: 311-314.

MacKenzie, D. I., M.E. Seamans, R.J. Gutiérrez, and J.D. Nichols. 2010.  Investigating the population dynamics of California spotted owls without marked individuals.  J. Ornithology.

Blakesley J. A., M. E. Seamans, M. M. Conner, A. B. Franklin, G. C. White, R. J. Gutiérrez, J. E. Hines, J. D. Nichols, T. E. Munton, D. W. H. Shaw, J. J. Keane, G. N. Steger, T. L. McDonald. 2010. Population dynamics of Spotted Owls in the Sierra Nevada, California. Wildlife Monographs 174.

Zimmerman, G. S., Gutiérrez, R. J., Thogmartin, W., Banerjee, S. 2009. Multiscale habitat selection by ruffed grouse at low population densities. Condor 111:204-304.

MacKenzie, D. I., J. D. Nichols, M. E. Seamans, and R. J. Gutiérrez. 2009. Modeling Species Occurrence Dynamics with Multiple States and Imperfect Detection. Ecology 90:823-825.

Gutiérrez, R. J. 2008. Spotted Owl Research: a quarter century of contributions to education, ornithology, ecology, and wildlife management. Condor 110:792-798.

Zimmerman, G. S., and R. J. Gutiérrez. 2008. Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus habitat selection in a spatially complex forest: evidence for spatial constraints on patch selection. Ibis 150:746-755.

Zimmerman, G. S., R. R. Horton, D. R. Dessecker, and R. J. Gutiérrez.  2008. New insight to old hypotheses: ruffed grouse population cycles. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 120:239-247.