Publications

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

GENOSCAPE NETWORKS

Ruegg, K., Harrigan, R. , Saracco, J., Smith, T., Taylor, C.M. A genoscape-network model for conservation prioritization in a migratory bird. (In press) Conservation Biology

NETWORK THEORY DEVELOPMENT

Taylor, C. M. 2019. Effects of natal dispersal and density-dependence on connectivity patterns and population dynamics in a migratory network. Frontiers of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Vol. 7, Article 354. doi:10.3389/fevo.2019.00354

Rael, R.R. & C.M. Taylor.2018.A flow network model for animal movement on a landscape with application to invasion. Theoretical Ecology, 11(3): 271-280doi:10.1007/s12080-018-0373-4

Taylor, C.M., A.J. Laughlin, R.J. Hall. 2016. The response of migratory populations to phenological change: a Migratory Flow Network modelling approach. Journal of Animal Ecology 85: 648-659 doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12494

Taylor, C.M., B. Sandercock, D. Lank. 2015. Using local dispersal data to reduce bias in annual apparent survival and mate fidelity. The Condor 117: 598-608 doi:10.1650/condor-14-184.1

Taylor, C.M. & R.J. Hall  2012. Metapopulation models for seasonally migratory animals. Biology Letters 8:477-480doi:10.1098/rsbl.2011.0916

Griswold, C.K., C.M. Taylor & D.R. Norris  2011. The equilibrium population size of a partially migratory population and its response to environmental change. Oikos 120: 1847-1859 doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0706.2011.19435.x

Sheehy, J., C.M. Taylor & D.R. Norris  2011. The importance of stopover habitat for developing effective conservation strategies for migratory animals. Journal of Ornithology 152 (Suppl 1):S161–S168  doi 10.1007/s10336-011-0682-5

Griswold, C.K., C.M. Taylor, & D.R Norris  2010. The evolution of migration in a seasonal environment. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 277: 2711-2720 doi:10.1098/rspb.2010.0550

Sheehy, J. C.M. Taylor , K. McCann, & D.R. Norris  2010. Optimal conservation planning for migratory animals: integrating demographic information across multiple seasons. Conservation Letters 3(3):192-202  doi: 10.1111/j.1755-263X.2010.00100.x

GEOLOCATORS

Light-Level Geolocator Analyses: A user’s guide.  Lisovski, Simeon, S. Bauer, M. Briedis, S. Davidson, K. Dhanjal-Adams, M. Hallworth, J. Karagicheva, C. Meier, B. Merkel, J. Ouwehand, L. Pedersen, E. Rakhimberdiev, A. Roberto-Charron, N. Seavy, M. Sumner, C.M. Taylor, S. Wotherspoon, E. Bridge.Journal of Animal Ecology. (in press)

Lisovski, S., H. Schmaljohann, E.S. Bridge, S. Bauer, A. Farnsworth, S.A. Gauthreaux, Jr., S. Hahn, M.T. Hallworth, C.M. Hewson, J.F. Kelly, F. Liechti, P.P. Marra, E. Rakhimberdiev, J.D. Ross, N.E. Seavy, M.D. Sumner, C.M. Taylor, D.W. Winkler, S.J. Wotherspoon, M.B. Wunder. 2018. Inherent limits of light-level geolocation may lead to over-interpretations (Comment on Streby et al. 2015 Tornadic Storm Avoidance Behavior in Breeding Songbirds. Curr. Biol. 25, R98-R102.) Current Biology, 28:R99-R100 doi:10.1016/j.cub.2017.11.072

 

WOOD THRUSHES

Taylor, C.M. 2017. The shape of density dependence in fragmented landscapes explains an inverse buffer effect in a migratory songbird. Scientific Reports 7: 14522 DOI:10.1038/s41598-017-15180-4 Open Access: http://rdcu.be/x8rH

Taylor, C.M. & B. J. M. Stutchbury. 2016. Effects of breeding versus winter habitat loss and fragmentation on the population dynamics of a migratory songbird. Ecological Applications 26: 424–437 doi:10.1890/14-1410.1

 

MIGRATORY SHOREBIRDS

Henkel, J.R. & C.M. Taylor. 2015. Migration strategy predicts stopover behavior in migrating shorebirds on the northern Gulf of Mexico.  Animal Migration 2: 63-75 doi:10.1515/ami-2015-0003

Coblentz, K.E., J.R. Henkel, B.J. Sigel, C.M. Taylor. 2015. Influence of sediment characteristics on the composition of soft-sediment intertidal communities in the northern Gulf of Mexico.  PeerJ 3:e1014 https://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.1014

Coblentz, K.E., J.R. Henkel, B.J. Sigel, & C.M. Taylor. 2015. Technical Note: The use of laser diffraction particle size analyzers for inference on infauna-sediment relationships. Estuaries and Coasts 38:699-702 doi 10.1007/s12237-014-9837-y

Henkel, J.R. B.J. Sigel, & C.M. Taylor. 2014. Oiling rates and condition indices of shorebird communities in the northern Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Journal of Field Ornithology 85:408-420 doi: 10.1111/jofo.12080

Henkel, J.R., B.J. Sigel, & C.M. Taylor  2012. Large-scale impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill: Can local disturbance affect distant ecosystems through migratory shorebirds?  BioScience 62:676-685 doi:10.1525/bio.2012.62.7.10

 

TREE SWALLOWS

Knight, S., E. A. Gow, D. W. Bradley, R. G. Clark, M. Bélisle, L. Berzins, T. Blake, E. S. Bridge, E., L. Burke, R. D. Dawson, P. O. Dunn, D. Garant, G. Holroyd, D. Hussell, O. Lansdorp, A. J. Laughlin, M. L. Leonard, F. Pelletier, D. Shutler, L. Siefferman, C. M. Taylor, H. Trefry, C. M. Vleck, D. Vleck,  L. A. Whittingham, D. W. Winkler, D. R. Norris. Non-breeding season movements of a migratory songbird are related to declines in resource availability. The Auk. (in press)

Laughlin, A.J., R.J. Hall, C.M. Taylor. 2019. Ecological determinants of pathogen transmission in communally roosting species Theoretical Ecology (available online). doi:10.1007/s12080-019-0423-6

Gow, Elizabeth  A., L. Burke, D. W. Winkler, S. M. Knight, D. W. Bradley, R. G. Clark, M. Bélisle, L. Berzins, T. Blake, E. S. Bridge, R.D. Dawson, P. O. Dunn, D. Garant, G. Holroyd, A. G. Horn, D. J. T. Hussell, O. Lansdorp, A. J. Laughlin, M. L. Leonard, F. Pelletier, D. Shutler, L. Siefferman, C. M. Taylor, H. Trefry, C. M. Vleck, D. Vleck,  L. A. Whittingham, D. R. Norris. 2019. A range-wide domino effect and resetting of the annual cycle in a migratory songbird. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 286: 20181916. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2018.1916

Knight, S.; D.Bradley, R. Clark, E. Gow, M. Bélisle, L. Berzins, T. Blake, E. Bridge, L. Burke, R.Dawson, P. Dunn, D. Garant, G. Holroyd, D. Hussell, O. Lansdorp, A. Laughlin, M. Leonard, F. Pelletier, D. Shutler, L. Siefferman, C.M. Taylor, H. Trefry, C. Vleck, D. Vleck, D. Winkler, L. Whittingham, D.R. Norris. 2018. Constructing and evaluating a continent-wide migratory songbird network across the annual cycle.Ecological Monographs88(3): 445–460 doi: 10.1002/ecm.1298

Laughlin, A.J., D.R. Sheldon, D.W. Winkler, C.M. Taylor. 2016. Quantifying non-breeding season occupancy patterns and the timing and drivers of autumn migration for a migratory songbird using Doppler radar. Ecography 39: 001-008 doi:10.1111/ecog.01988

Bradley, D.W., R.G. Clark, P.O. Dunn, A.J. Laughlin, C.M. Taylor, C. Vleck, L.A. Whittingham, D.W. Winkler, D.R. Norris. 2014. Trans-Gulf of Mexico loop migration of Tree Swallows revealed by solar geolocation. Current Zoology 60 (5): 653–659

Laughlin, A.J., D.R. Sheldon, D.W. Winkler, and C.M. Taylor. 2014 Behavioral drivers of communal roosting in a songbird: a combined theoretical and empirical approach. Behavioral Ecology 25:734-743 doi: 10.1093/beheco/aru044

Laughlin, A.J., C.M. Taylor, D.W. Bradley, D. LeClair, R.G. Clark, R.D. Dawson, P.O. Dunn, A. Horn, M. Leonard, D.R. Sheldon, D. Shutler, L.A. Whittingham, D.W. Winkler, D.R. Norris. 2013. Integrating information from geolocators, weather radar, and citizen science to uncover a key stopover area for an aerial insectivore. The Auk 130(2):230−239

 

BLUE CRABS AND OIL SPILL

Kelly Kelsie L, & C.M. Taylor. 2018. Effects of crude oil on survival and development in embryonated eggs in Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896 (Decapoda, Portunidae)  PeerJ6:e5985 doi:10.7717/peerj.5985

Giltz, S. & C.M. Taylor. 2017. Reduced growth and survival in the larval blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, under predicted ocean acidification. Journal of Shellfish Research 36(2): 481-485 doi: 10.2983/035.036.0219

Chiasson, S.C., & C.M. Taylor. 2017. Effects of crude oil and oil/dispersant mixture on growth and expression of vitellogenin and hsp 90 in blue crab, Callinectes sapidus juveniles. Marine Pollution Bulletin 119(2):128-132. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2017.04.048

Peterson, C.H, S.S. Anderson, G.N. Cherr, R.F. Ambrose, S. Anghera, S. Bay,M. Blum, Robert Condon, T.A. Dean, M. Graham, M. Guzy, S. Hampton, S. Joye, J. Lambrinos, B. Mate, D. Meffert, S.P. Powers, P Somasundaran, R.B. Spies, C.M. Taylor, R. Tjeerdema, & E. E. Adams  2012. A Tale of Two Spills: Novel Science and Policy Implications of an Emerging New Oil Spill Model. BioScience 62:461-469 doi: 10.1525/bio.2012.62.5.7

Giltz, S. M. & C. M. Taylor. 2016. Sublethal Toxicity of Crude Oil Exposure in The Blue Crab, Callinectes sapidus, at Two Life History Stages. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology doi: 10.1007/s00128-016-2000-7

Grey, E.K., S.C. Chiasson, V. Troeger, C.M. Taylor. Evaluation of Blue Crab, Callinectes sapidus, megalopal settlement and condition during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. 2015. PLoS ONE 10(8): e0135791. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0135791

Jones, B., Gyory, J., E. K. Grey, M. Bartlein, R. Nero, D.S. Ko, C.M. Taylor. 2015. Transport of blue crab larvae in the Northern Gulf of Mexico during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Marine Ecology Progress Series 527: 143-156 doi: 10.3354/meps11238

 

MISSISSIPPI RIVER DELTA

Ameen, A.D., A.S. Kolker, C.M. Taylor. 2018. Morphological responses to competition modulated by abiotic factors in two monoculture-forming wetland plants. 2018. Aquatic Botany. 147: 61-67 doi:10.1016/j.aquabot.2018.03.003

Ameen, A.D., A.S. Kolker, C.M. Taylor. 2017. Vegetation and shear strength in a delta-splay mouth bar. Wetlands doi:10.1007/s13157-017-0948-7

Taylor, C.M., and D.R. Norris  2010. Population Dynamics of Migratory Networks. Theoretical Ecology 3(2): 65-73 doi:10.1007/s12080-009-0054-4