Publications

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Please click on the titles below to access pdf copies of the Final Report (2019) and Interim Report (2016) for our Caribou-Wolf-Black Bear Program in the Saskatchewan Boreal Shield!

Philip D. McLoughlin, Clara Superbie, Kathrine Stewart, Patricia Tomchuk, Branden Neufeld, Dale Barks, Tom Perry, Ruth Greuel, Charlotte Regan, Alexandre Truchon-Savard, Sarah Hart, Jonathan Henkelman, and Jill F. Johnstone. 2019. Population and habitat ecology of boreal caribou and their predators in the Saskatchewan Boreal Shield. Final Report. Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon. 238 pp. 2013-2018 SK Boreal Shield Caribou Project Final Report (June 10, 2019)

Philip D. McLoughlin, Kathrine Stewart, Clara Superbie, Thomas Perry, Patricia Tomchuk, Ruth Greuel, Kunwar Singh, Alexandre Truchon-Savard, Jonathan Henkelman, and Jill F. Johnstone. 2016. Population dynamics and critical habitat of woodland caribou in the Saskatchewan Boreal Shield. Interim Project Report, 2013–2016. Department of Biology, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon. 162 pp. 2013-2016 SK Boreal Shield Caribou Project Interim Report (Nov 18 2016)

A few of my favourite papers:

(Names of students or post-docs of my lab underlined)

McLoughlin, P.D., Lysak, K., Debeffe, L., Perry, T., and Hobson, K.A. 2016. Density-dependent resource selection by a terrestrial herbivore in response to sea-to-land nutrient transfer by seals. Ecology 97:1929–1937. mcloughlin_et_al-2016-ecology

van Beest, F.M., Uzal, A., Vander Wal, E., Laforge, M.P., Contasti, A.L., Colville, D., and McLoughlin, P.D. 2014. Increasing density leads to generalization in both coarse-grained habitat selection and fine-grained resource selection in a large mammal. Journal of Animal Ecology 83: 147–156. van-beest-et-al-2014-jae

McLoughlin, P.D., Morris, D.W., Fortin, D., Vander Wal, E., and Contasti, A.L. 2010. Considering ecological dynamics in resource selection functions. Journal of Animal Ecology 79: 4–12. j-anim-ecol-2010-79-4-12

McLoughlin, P.D., Coulson, T., and Clutton-Brock, T. 2008. Cross-generational effects of habitat and density on life history in red deer. Ecology 89: 3317–3326. ecology-89-3317-3326-dec-2008

McLoughlin, P.D., Gaillard, J.-M., Boyce, M., Bonenfant, C., Messier, F., Duncan, P., Delorme, D., Van Moorter, B., Saïd, S., and Klein, F. 2007. Lifetime reproductive success and composition of the home range in a large herbivore. Ecology 88: 3192–3201. ecology-88-3192-3201-dec-2007

McLoughlin, P.D., Boyce, M.S., Coulson, T., and Clutton-Brock, T. 2006. Lifetime reproductive success and density-dependent, multi-variable resource selection. Proceedings of the Royal Society: Biological Sciences 273: 1449–1454. rspb20063486p