Volume 6, Issue 2 (August 2011)

Research Articles


Effects of Wind Energy Production on Growth, Demography, and Survivorship of a Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii)
Population in Southern California with Comparisons to Natural Populations

Jeffrey E. Lovich, Joshua R. Ennen, Sheila Madrak, Kathie Meyer, Caleb Loughran, Curtis Bjurlin, Terry Arundel, Wendy Turner,
Cristina Jones, and Gayle M. Groenendaal

Using Spatiotemporal Models and Distance Sampling to Map the Space Use and Abundance of Newly Metamorphosed
Western Toads (Anaxyrus boreas)

Nathan D. Chelgren, Barbara Samora, Michael J. Adams, and Brome McCreary

A Multiscale Approach to Understanding Snake Use of Conservation Buffer Strips in an Agricultural Landscape
[Photo Gallery]

Tricia G. Knoot and Louis B. Best

The Effects of Isolation on the Demography and Genetic Diversity of Long-lived Species:  Implications for Conservation and
Management of the Gopher Tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus)

Joshua R. Ennen, Roger D. Birkhead, Brian R. Kreiser, Daniel L. Gaillard, Carl P. Qualls, and Jeffrey E. Lovich

Survival, Breeding Frequency, and Migratory Orientation in the Jefferson Salamander, Ambystoma jeffersonianum

Stephen P. De Lisle and Kristine L. Grayson

Population Status and Habitat Affinities of the Blainville's Horned Lizard (Phrynosoma blainvillii) at a Site in the Northern
San Joaquin Valley, California, USA

Marina M. Gerson

Avoidance of Three Herbicide Formulations by Eastern Red-backed Salamanders (Plethodon cinereus)

Benjamin J. Gertzog, Lindsay J. Kaplan, Daniel Nichols, Geoffrey R. Smith, and Jessica E. Rettig


Conservation Status of Hellbenders (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis) in Alabama, USA

Sean P. Graham, Eric C. Soehren, George R. Cline, Christina M. Schmidt, William B. Sutton, James R. Rayburn,
Sierra H. Stiles, and James A. Stiles

Effects of Ecotourism on Endangered Northern Bahamian Rock Iguanas (Cyclura cychlura)

Kirsten N. Hines

Movement Patterns and Migration Distances in an Upland Population of California Tiger Salmander (Ambystoma

Susan G. Orloff

Rapid Herpetofaunal Surveys within Five Isolated Forests on Sedimentary Rock in Western Madagascar

Hery A. Rakotondravony and Steven M. Goodman

Habitat Use and Home Range of Long-nosed Leopard Lizards (Gambelia wislizenii) in Canyons of the Ancients National
Monument, Colorado

Robert A. Schorr, Brad A. Lambert, and Eric Freels



A Code Generator and Standardized Marking System for Use with Visible Implant Elastomers

Jami E. MacNeil, Guha Dharmarajan, and Rod N. Williams

Using Cameras to Monitor Tunnel Use by Long-toed Salamanders (Ambystoma macrodactylum):  An Informative, Cost-
Efficient Technique

Katie S. Pagnucco, Cynthia A. Paszkowski, and Garry J. Scrimgeour

The Carolina Herp Atlas:  An Online, Citizen-science Approach to Document Amphibian and Reptile Occurrences

Steven J. Price and Michael E. Dorcas