Publications of Todd Katzner

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Pettorelli, N., D.M. Evans, T.W.J. Garner, T. Katzner, M.E. Gompper, R. Altwegg, T.A. Branch, J.A. Johnson, K. Acevedo-Whitehouse, L. DaVolls, E. Rantanen & I.J. Gordon. 2013. Addressing gender imbalances in Animal Conservation. Animal Conservation. 16:131-133. doi:10.1111/acv.12032.

Al Hasani, I.K., J.F. Azar, K. Nishimura, Z.S. Amr & T. Katzner. 2012. Distribution, diet and winter ecology of the Imperial Eagle Aquila heliacal in Jordan. Vertebrate Zoology. 62(2): 273-280.

Latta, S.C., L.J. Musher, K.N. Latta & T.E. Katzner. 2013. Influence of human population size and the built environment on avian assemblages in urban green spaces. Urban Ecosystems. Online early. doi: 10.1007/s11252-012-0282-z.

Katzner, T.E. & N. J. Collar. 2013. Are insular populations of the Philippine falconet (Microhierax erythrogenys) steps in a cline? The Condor, in press.

Evans, D.M., P. Barnard, L.P. Koh, C.A. Chapman, R. Altwegg, T.W.J. Garner, M.E. Gompper, I.J. Gordon, T.E. Katzner & N. Pettorelli. 2012. Funding nature conservation: who pays?.Animal Conservation. 15: 215-216.

Katzner, T., D. Brandes, T. Miller, M. Lanzone, C. Maisonneuve, J. Tremblay, R. Mulvihill & G. Merovich. 2012. Topography drives migratory flight altitude of golden eagles: implications for on-shore wind energy development. Journal of Applied Ecology. 49: 1178-1186. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2012.02185.x

Lanzone, M., T. Miller, P. Turk, D. Brandes, C. Halverson, C. Maisonneuve, J. Tremblay, J. Cooper, K. O’Malley, R. Brooks, & T. Katzner. 2012.  Stereotyped slight response of migratory raptors to a variable meteorological environment. Biology Letters, 8:710-713.

Duerr, A., T. Miller, M. Lanzone, D. Brandes, J. Cooper, K. O’Malley, C. Maisonneuve, J. Tremblay, T. Katzner. 2012.  Testing an emerging paradigm in migration ecology shows surprising differences in efficiency between flight modes. PLoS ONE 7(4): e35548. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0035548

Gordon, I.J., K. Acevedo-Whitehouse, R. Altwegg, T.W.J. Garner, M.E. Gompper, T.E. Katzner, N. Pettorelli & S. Redpath. 2012. What the ‘food security’ agenda means for animal conservation in terrestrial ecosystems. Animal Conservation. 15: 115-116.

Branch, T.A., J.D. Austin, K. Acevedo-Whitehouse, I.J. Gordon, M.E. Gompper, T.E. Katzner & N. Pettorelli. 2012. Fisheries conservation and management: finding consensus in the midst of competing paradigms. Animal Conservation. 15: 1-3.

Sklyarenko, S.L. & T.E. Katzner. 2012. Состояние популяций хищных птиц-падальщиков в Казахстане [The status of populations of vultures in Kazakhstan]. Орнитологический вестник Казахстана и Средней Азии.[Ornithological News of Kazakhstan and Middle Asia.] Volume 1. Almaty, 2012. 248 pp.

Брагин Е.А., Катцнер Т., Брагин А.Е. 2012. Летние скопления крупных пернатых хищников и проблема оценки их численности// Труды Мензбировского орнитологического общества, том I: Материалы XIII Международной орнитологической конференции Северной Евразии. - Махачкала: АЛЕФ,  C. 234-240. [Summer accumulations of birds of prey and the problem of estimating their number. Proceedings Menzbier Ornithological Society, Volume I: Proceedings of the XIII International Ornithological Conference of North Eurasia. - Makhachkala: Pp.  234-240]

Bragin, Е.А.& T.E. Katzner. 2012. Вторая находка гнезда лутка Mergus albellus в Наурзумском бору. Русский орнитологический журнал, Том 21, Экспресс-выпуск 743: 724-725. [Second nest record of Smew Mergus albellus in the Naurzum forest. Russian Ornithological Journal, Express Issue. 21(743):724-725].

Katzner, T.E., M. Wheeler, J.J. Negro, Y. Kapetanakos, J.A. DeWoody, M. Horvath & Irby Lovette. 2012. To pluck or not to pluck: scientific methodologies should be carefully chosen, not “one size fits all.” Journal of Avian Biology.  43: 15-17.

Katzner, T., B.W. Smith, T. A. Miller, D. Brandes, J. Cooper, M. Lanzone, D. Brauning, C. Farmer, S. Harding, D. Kramar, C. Koppie, C. Maisonneuve, M. Martell, E..K. Mojica, C. Todd, J.A. Tremblay, M. Wheeler, D.F. Brinker, T.E. Chubbs, R. Gubler, K. O’Malley, S. Mehus, B. Porter, R.P. Brooks, B.D. Watts & K.L. Bildstein. 2012. Status, biology and conservation priorities for North America’s eastern Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) population. The Auk. 29(1):168-176

Borher, G., D. Brandes, J. Mandel., K. Bildstein, T. Miller, M. Lanzone, T. Katzner, C. Maisonneuve, J. Tremblay.  2012. Estimating updraft velocity components over large spatial scales: Contrasting migration strategies of golden eagles and turkey vultures. Ecology Letters, 15: 96-103. doi: 10.1111/j.1461-0248.2011.01713.x.

Katzner, T.E., J.D. Winton, F.A. McMorris & D. Brauning. 2012. Dispersal, band recovery and causes of mortality in a reintroduced and rapidly growing population of Peregrine Falcons. Journal of Raptor Research. In press.

Iverson, S., A. Gavrilov, T. Katzner, J. Takekawa, S. Newman, T. Miller, W. Hagemeijer, B. Sivananinthaperumal, T. Mundkur, C. DeMattos & L. Ahmed. 2010. Migratory movements of waterfowl in Central Asia: implications for avian influenza transmission by wild birds. Ibis. 153: 279-292.

Katzner, T.E., J.R. Ivy, E.A. Bragin, E.J. Milner-Gulland & J.A. DeWoody. 2010. Conservation implications of inaccurate estimation of cryptic population size. Animal Conservation. 14:328-332. Feature article, cover photo.

Jones, J.P.G., B. Collen, P. Baxter, P. Bubb, J. Illian, T. Katzner, A. Keane, J. Loh, E. McDonald-Madden, E. Nicholson, H. Pereira, H. Possingham, A. Pullin, A. Rodrigues, V. Ruiz-Gutierrez, M. Sommerville, E.J. Milner-Gulland. 2010. The ‘why’, ‘what’ and ‘how’ of global biodiversity indicators: looking beyond 2010. Conservation Biology. 25(3): 450-457.

Terraube, J., Arroyo, B.E., Mougeot, F., Katzner, T.E. and  E.A. Bragin. 2010. Breeding biology of the Montagu’s harrier (Circus pygargus) in north-central Kazakhstan. Journal of Ornithology. 151 (3): 713-722.

Brandes, D., Miller, T.M. and T. Katzner. 2009. Wind Power Mortality. In: Majumdar, S.K., ed., Avian Ecology and Conservation: A Pennsylvania Focus with National Implications. Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences. pp. 300 – 303.

Miller, T.M., Brandes, D., Lanzone, M., Ombalski, D., Maisonneuve, C. and T. Katzner. 2009. Golden eagle migration and winter behavior in Pennsylvania. In: Majumdar, S.K., ed., Avian Ecology and Conservation: A Pennsylvania Focus with National Implications. Pennsylvania Academy of Sciences. pp 111 - 125.

Rudnick, J.A., T.E. Katzner, and J.A. DeWoody. 2009. Genetic Analyses of Noninvasively Collected Feathers Can Provide Insights into Avian Demography and Behavior. in: Aronoff, J.B., ed. Handbook of Nature Conservation: Global, Environmental and Economic Issues. Nova Publishers. pp.181-197.

Poulakakis, N.,  A. Antoniou,  G. Mantziou,  A. Parmakelis, T. Skartsi, D. Vasilakis, J. Elorriaga, J. De La Puente, A. Gavashelishvili, M. Ghasabyan, T. Katzner, M. Mcgrady, N. Batbayar, M. Fuller and T. Natsagdorj. 2008. Population structure, diversity, and phylogeography in the near-threatened Eurasian black vultures Aegypius monachus (Falconiformes; Accipitridae) in Europe: insights from microsatellite and mitochondrial DNA variation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 95:859-872.

Rudnick, J.A., T.E. Katzner, E.A. Bragin, and J.A. DeWoody. 2008. A non-invasive genetic evaluation of population size, natal philopatry, and roosting behavior of non-breeding eastern imperial eagles (Aquila heliaca) in central Asia. Conservation Genetics 9:667–676.

Rudnick, J.A., T.E. Katzner, E.A. Bragin, and J.A. DeWoody. 2007. Species identification of birds through genetic analysis of naturally shed feathers.  Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 757–762.

Ryabtsev, V. and T. Katzner. 2007. Severe declines of Eastern Imperial Eagle Aquila heliaca populations in the Baikal region, Russia: a modern and historical perspective. Bird Conservation International 17:197-209.

Katzner, T., E.J. Milner-Gulland and E. Bragin. 2007. Using modeling to improve monitoring of structured populations: are we collecting the right data? Conservation Biology 21(1): 241-252.

Kenward, R., T. Katzner, M. Wink, V. Marcström, S. Walls, M. Karlbom, R. Pfeffer, E. Bragin, K. Hodder, and A. Levin. 2007. Rapid sustainability modelling for raptors by radio‑tagging and DNA‑fingerprinting. Journal of Wildlife Management 71(1): 238-245.

Katzner, T., E. Bragin, S. Knick and A. Smith. 2006. Spatial structure in the diet of imperial eagles Aquila heliaca in Kazakhstan. Journal of Avian Biology 37: 594-600.

Katzner, T., E. Bragin and E.J. Milner-Gulland. 2006. Modelling populations of long‑lived birds of prey for conservation: a study of Imperial Eagles (Aquila heliaca) in Kazakhstan. Biological Conservation 132: 322-335.

Rudnick, J.A., T.E. Katzner, E.A. Bragin, O.E. Rhodes, Jr., and J.A. DeWoody. 2005. Using naturally shed feathers for individual identification, genetic parentage analyses, and population monitoring in an endangered Eastern imperial eagle (Aquila heliaca) population from Kazakhstan. Molecular Ecology 14: 2959B2967.

Katzner, T. 2005. Corruption - a double-edged sword for conservation? A response to Smith and Walpole. Oryx 39(3):260-262.

Katzner, T., S. Robertson, B. Robertson, J. Klucsarits, K. McCarty, and K.L. Bildstein. 2005. Increasing the efficiency of conservation efforts: an example using a nest box program for American kestrels (Falco sparverius). Journal of Field Ornithology 76(3):217B226.

Katzner, T., E. Bragin, S. Knick and A. Smith. 2005. Relationship between demographics and dietary specificity of Imperial Eagles in Kazakhstan. Ibis 147:576-586.

Busch, J.D., T. Katzner, E. Bragin and P. Keim. 2005. Tetranucleotide microsatellites for Aquila and Haliaeetus eagles. Molecular Ecology Notes 5:39-41.

Leppert, L.L., S. Layman, E.A. Bragin, and T.E. Katzner. 2004. Hemoparasite prevalence in Imperial Eagles (Aquila heliaca), Steppe Eagles (Aquila nipalensis), and White‑tailed Sea Eagles (Haliaeetus albicilla) from Kazakhstan. Journal of Wildlife Diseases. 40(2): 316-319.

Katzner, T.E., C.H. Lai, J.D. Gardiner, J.M. Foggin, D. Pearson and A.T. Smith. 2004. Adjacent nesting by Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) and Himalayan Griffon Vulture (Gyps himalayensis) on the Tibetan Plateau, China. Forktail. 20: 94-96.

Sharkov, A., T.E. Katzner and T.M. Bragina. 2003. A new species of Copidosoma Ratzeburg (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) from eagle nests in Kazakhstan. Journal of Hymenoptera Research. 12(2):308-311.

Katzner, T., E. Bragin, S. Knick and A. Smith. 2003. Coexistence in a multi-species assemblage of eagles in central Asia. Condor. 105: 538-551.

Pain, D.J., A.A. Cunningham, P.F. Donald, J.W. Duckworth, D.C. Houston, T. Katzner, J. Parry-Jones, C. Poole, V. Prakash., P. Round, and R. Timmins. 2003. Causes and impacts of temporospatial declines of Gyps vultures in Asia.  Conservation Biology. 17(3): 661-671.

Katzner, T.E. and Y.P. Cruz. 1998. Survival of the polyembryonic parasitoid Copidosomopsis tanytmema (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae) in envenomized larvae of its host Anagasta keuhniella (Lepidoptera: Pyralidae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America. 91(6):808-812.

Katzner, T.E. and K.L. Parker. 1998. Long distance movements from established burrow sites by pygmy rabbits (Brachylagus idahoensis) in southwestern Wyoming. Northwestern Naturalist. 79(2):72-74.

Katzner, T.E. and K.L. Parker and H.H. Harlow. 1997. Metabolism and thermal response to changes in ambient temperature in winter acclimatized pygmy rabbits (Brachylaygus idahoensis). Journal of Mammalogy. 78(4):1053-1062.

Katzner, T.E. and K.L. Parker. 1997. Vegetative characteristics and size of home ranges used by pygmy rabbits (Brachylagus idahoensis) during winter in southwestern Wyoming. Journal of Mammalogy. 78(4):1063-1072.