Presentations

2013
Belant, J.L., D. Etter, T. Hiller, J. Skalski, and J. Millspaugh. 2013. Applying science and informed decision making to Martes harvest management. Conference on the Biology and Conservation of wild musteloidea. University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.

2013
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, and T.L. DeVault. 2013. Factors affecting animal non-identification rates in aviation strike reporting. International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, Scottsdale, Arizona.

2013
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, and T.L. DeVault. 2013. Factors affecting bird non-identification rates in aviation strike reporting. American Ornithologists' Union/Cooper Ornithological Society Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois.

2013
DeVault, T.L. T.W. Seamans, J.A. Schmidt, J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, N. Mooers, L.A. Tyson, and L. van Pelt. 2013. Bird use of solar photovoltaic installations at U.S. airports: implications for airport safety. 15th Wildlife Damage Management Conference, Clemson, South Carolina.

2013
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, M.J. Begier, and B.E. Washburn. 2013. U.S. Department of Defense, Environmental Security Technology Certification Program, Arlington, Virginia.

2013
DeVault, T.L., M.J. Begier, J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, R.A. Dolbeer, J.A. Martin, T.W. Seamans, and B.E. Washburn. 2013. Rethinking airport land-cover paradigms: agriculture, grass, and wildlife hazards. 22nd National Aviation Environmental Management Conference, Cleveland, Ohio.

2013
Drey, K.M., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, T. Terhune, and C. Brooks. 2013. Patch dynamics in a heterogeneous landscape: illustrated by a short-lived galliform. U.S. International Association of Landscape Ecologists, Austin, Texas.

2013
Duquette, J.F., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., N.J. Svoboda, and P.E. Lederle. 2013. Resource and space use of free-ranging ungulates in a multi-predator system. 20th Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

2013
Fowler, N., J.L. Belant, S. Simek, and B. Young. 2013. Recolonization of black bears in Mississippi: research and field operations update. Bear Group of Mississippi, Jackson, Mississippi.

2013
Fowler, N., J.L. Belant, S. Simek, and B. Young. 2013. Recolonization of black bears in Mississippi: research and field operations update. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2013
Fowler, N.L., J.L. Belant, G. Wang, and B.D. Leopold. 2013. Relaxation of a selective pressure and ecological plasticity in ursid den behavior. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah.

2013
Fowler, N.L., J.L. Belant, G. Wang, and B.D. Leopold. 2013. Variation in selective pressures influences expression of facultative denning in ursids. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah (Poster).

2013
Fowler, N.L., J.L. Belant, G. Wang, and B.D. Leopold. 2013. Variation in selective pressures influences expression of facultative denning in ursids. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi (Poster).

2013
González-Maya, J.F., J.L. Belant, and H. Zarza-Villanueva H. 2013. Conservación y papel de los pequeños carnívoros en ecosistemas neotropicales: estudio de caso sobre liberación de mesodepredadores en Costa Rica y Colombia. XVII Congreso Sociedad Mesoamericana para la Biología y la Conservación. La Habana, Cuba.

2013
González-Maya, J.F., J.L. Belant, H. Zarza-Villanueva, and R. Tavares. 2013. ¿ La perturbación humana reduce la idoneidad de un corredor para el jaguar y el puma? Evidencia del Corredor Biológico Osa, Costa Rica. XVII Congreso Sociedad Mesoamericana para la Biología y la Conservación. La Habana, Cuba.

2013
Kristensen, T.V., E.E. Puckett, J. Hast, C. Carpenter, J.L. Sajecki, J.L. Belant, J. Beringer, M. Means, J. Cox, R.A. Van Den Bussche, L.S. Eggert, D. White, Jr., K.G. Smith. 2013. Black bear (Ursus americanus) dispersal in expanding populations. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah.

2013
Lafferty, D.J.R., and J.L. Belant. 2013. Testing the niche variation hypothesis with a measure of body condition. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah.

2013
Lafferty, D.J.R., G. Mowat, D. Paetkau, and J.L. Belant. 2013. Trophic polymorphism and genetic structure in a population of brown bears across a coastal-inland ecological gradient. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah (Poster).

2013
Lafferty, D.J.R., G. Mowat, D. Paetkau, and J.L. Belant. 2013. Trophic polymorphism and genetic structure in a population of brown bears across a coastal-inland ecological gradient. The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi (Poster).

2013
Lafferty, D.J.R., G. Mowat, D. Paetkau, and J.L. Belant. 2013. Trophic polymorphism and genetic structure in a population of brown bears across a coastal-inland transition zone. Ecological Society of America 98th Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota (Poster).

2013
McKinney, M., G. Wang, J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and K. Marable. 2013. Microhabitat use by translocated wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2013
McKinney, M.R., G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2013. Intraspecific niche specialization and sexual segregation of eastern wild turkeys. 67th Annual Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Conference, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

2013
McKinney, M.R., G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2013. Intraspecific niche specialization and sexual segregation of eastern wild turkeys. Ecological Society of America 98th Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, Minnesota (Poster).

2013
Michel, E., S. Demarais, B. Strickland, J.L. Belant, and L. Wilf. 2013. Effects of social rank in captive female white-tailed deer: is dominance beneficial? Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2013
Oates, J., S. Demarais, B. Strickland, J.L. Belant, and W.T. McKinley. 2013. The effect of maternal investment on subsequent maternal condition and reproductive patterns. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2013
Petroelje, T.R., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., and N.J. Svoboda. 2013. Facultative scavenging of cattle by wolves. Wolf Steward's Conference, Silver City, Michigan.

2013
Petroelje, T.R., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., and N.J. Svoboda. 2013. Facultative scavenging of cattle by wolves. International Wolf Symposium, Duluth, Minnesota.

2013
Simek, S.L., J.L. Belant, Z. Fan, B.W. Young, B.D. Leopold, J.P. Fleming, and B.W. Waller. 2013. Source populations and roads influence American black bear recolonization. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah.

2013
Swearingen, T.C., D.E. Beyer, Jr., J.L. Belant, P.W. Brown, and M. Hebblewhite. 2013. Comparison of gender and its' effects on tooth wear accuracy on elk in Michigan. 10th Western States & Provinces Deer & Elk Workshop, Missoula, Montana (Poster).

2013
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, J. Beringer , E.E. Puckett, and L.S. Eggert. 2013. Detection biases in an American black bear DNA capture-mark-recapture study. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah (Poster).

2013
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, J. Beringer , E.E. Puckett, and L.S. Eggert. 2013. Detection biases in an American black bear DNA capture-mark-recapture study. The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi (Poster)

2013
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, J. Beringer, B. Gardner, E.E. Puckett, and L.S. Eggert. 2013. Trap array configuration influences estimates and precision of black bear density and abundance. 22nd International Association for Bear Research and Management, Provo, Utah.

2013
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, L.S. Eggert, E.E. Puckett, and J. Beringer. 2013. Detection biases in an American black bear DNA capture-mark-recapture study. Missouri Natural Resources Conference, Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.

2012
Belant, J.L. 2012. Toward a mechanistic understanding of denning in ursids. Charles W. Schwartz Lecture Series, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri.

2012
Belant, J.L., J. Beringer, G. Wang, and N.S. Libal. 2012. Survival of river otters in Missouri. Midwest Furbearer Conference, Potosi, Missouri.

2012
Belant, J.L., Stricker, H.K., D.E. Beyer, Jr., J. Kanefsky, K.T. Scribner, D.R. Etter, and J. Fierke. 2012. Use of modified snares to estimate carnivore abundance. Midwest Furbearer Conference, Potosi, Missouri.

2012
Biondi, K.M, J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, G. Wang. 2012. Reducing mammalian risk to aircraft using alternative landcovers. Birstrike Committee USA/Canada Meeting. Memphis, Tennessee.

2012
Biondi, K.M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2012. Bat incidents with U.S. civil aircraft. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee (Poster).

2012
Biondi, K.M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2012. Restoring mammal communities using grassland conservation. Southeastern Prairie Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2012
Biondi, K.M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2012. White-tailed deer incidents with U.S. civil aircraft. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee (Poster).

2012
Conkling, T.J., A.P. Monroe, J.A. Martin, S.K. Riffell, J.L. Belant, H.T. Boland, T.L. DeVault, and L.W. Burger, Jr. 2012. Wintering sparrow space use within the black belt prairie. Southeastern Prairie Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2012
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, H.L. Adams, K.L. Baker, S.K. Riffell, L.W. Burger, Jr., T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2012. Discrepancy in nest survival estimates between search methods for grassland birds. 130th American Ornithologist's Union Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia.

2012
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, H.L. Adams, K.L. Baker, S.K. Riffell, L.W. Burger, Jr., T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2012. Discrepancy in nest survival estimates between search methods for grassland birds. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

2012
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, T.L. DeVault, L.W. Burger, Jr. 2012.Regional differences in animal non-identification rates in wildlife strike reporting. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee.

2012
Cruz-Rodríguez, C.A., J.F. González-Maya, A. Rodríguez-Bolaños, D.A. Zárrate-Charry D. A., and J.L. Belant. 2012. Ecología espacial del Ocelote (Leopardus pardalis) en un paisaje fragmentado del Municipio de Colosó (Sucre), Caribe colombiano. II Latin American Mammalogy Congress / XXV Argentinian Congress of Mammalogy. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2012
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, J. Schmidt, and J.A. Martin. 2012. Frontiers in wildlife-strike research: alternative land use at airports. Airport Planning, Design and Construction Symposium, Denver, Colorado.

2012
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, J. Schmidt, and J.A. Martin. 2012. Frontiers in wildlife-strike research: alternative land use at airports. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee.

2012
Drey, K.M., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, and T.L. Belant. 2012. Wildlife incidents with U.S. civil aircrafts in Mississippi. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada Meeting, Memphis, Tennessee.

2012
Duquette, J. F., J. L. Belant, D. E. Beyer, Jr., and N. J. Svoboda. 2012. Relationship of blood and urinary characteristics to body condition of female white-tailed deer. The Wildlife Society Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon.

2012
Duquette, J. F., J. L. Belant, N. J. Svoboda, and D. E. Beyer, Jr. 2012. Using occupancy modeling to estimate white-tailed deer population dynamics. Mississippi Chapter of The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

2012
Fowler, N.F. , J.L. Belant, B.W. Young, and S.L. Simek. 2012. Mississippi Bear Project Update: Capture Effort Summer 2012. Bear Education and Restoration Group of Mississippi. Rolling Fork, Mississippi.

2012
Gantchoff M.G., J.L. Belant, and D.A. Masson 2012. Factors affecting activity and distribution of culpeo fox and Geoffroy's cat in Nahuel Huapi National Park. II Latin American Mammalogy Congress / XXV Argentinian Congress of Mammalogy. Buenos Aires, Argentina.

2012
Gantchoff M.G., J.L. Belant, D.A. Masson, and N.F. Aprigliano 2012. Exotic mammals in Nahuel Huapi National Park. XXV Argentinian Reunion of Ecology, Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Poster)

2012
Gardner, B., J.L. Belant, C.R. Ayers, and D.E. Beyer, Jr. 2012. Estimating demographic parameters using spatial capture-recapture models. The Wildlife Society Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon.

2012
Hiller, T.L., J.E. McFadden, S.R. Jenkins, J.L. Belant, and A.J. Tyre. 2012. Factors associated with cougar mortalities resulting from livestock conflicts in Oregon. The Wildlife Society Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon.

2012
Jones, J.C., C. Stevenson, D. Richardson, J.L. Belant, and H. Sansing. 2012. Rafinesque's big-eared bat and southeastern myotis on Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge: conservation and forest management implications. Southeastern Bat Diversity Conference, Louisville, Mississippi.

2012
Little, A. S. Demarais, K. Gee, S. Riffell, S. Webb, J.L. Belant, and J. Gaskamp. 2012. Human predation risk alters behavior of white-tailed deer during hunting season. Southeastern Deer Study Group Meeting, Sandestin, Florida.

2012
Marable, K, G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2012. Site familiarity, movements, and mortality of translocated wild turkeys on a fragmented landscape. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2012
Marable, M.K., J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and G. Wang. 2012. Restoration ecology of wild turkeys: demography and movement. 2012 Ecosummit Conference, Columbus, Ohio.

2012
Michel, E., S. Demarais, B. Strickland, J.L. Belant, and L. Wilf. 2012. Age and mass in a dominance hierarchy: what makes her the boss? Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2012
Michel, E., S. Demarais, B. Strickland, J.L. Belant, and L. Wilf. 2012. Effects of social rank in captive female white-tailed deer: is dominance beneficial? Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

2012
Petroelje, T.P., J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer, Jr. 2012. Factors affecting the elicitation of vocal responses from coyotes. American Society of Mammalogists Meeting, Reno, Nevada.

2012
Petroelje, T.P., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer Jr., G. Wang, and B.D. Leopold. 2012. Population-level response of coyotes to a pulsed resource event. The Wildlife Society 19th Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon (Poster).

2012
Simek, S. L., J. L. Belant, X. J. Fan, and B. W. Young. 2012. Recolonization of American Black Bear in Mississippi: Home range and habitat use. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society meeting, Ocean Springs, Mississippi (Poster).

2012
Simek, S. L., J. L. Belant, X. J. Fan, and B. W. Young. 2012. Re-establishment of American black bear in Mississippi: home range and habitat selection. The Wildlife Society 19th Annual Conference, Portland, Oregon (Poster).

2012
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2012. Recolonization potential of American black bears in Mississippi. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2012
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2012. Home range and habitat selection of American black bears in Mississippi. Mississippi Bear Education and Restoration Group meeting, Rolling Fork, Mississippi.

2012
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2012. Recolonization potential of American black bears in Mississippi. Mississippi Bear Education and Restoration Group meeting, Jackson, Mississippi.

2012
Waller, B., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2012. Scale-dependent den-site selection by American black bears. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2012
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, and J. Beringer. 2012. Distribution and status of black bears in Missouri. Missouri Natural Resources Conference, Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri (Poster).

2011
Ayers, C. R., J. L. Belant, and J. J. Millspaugh. 2011. Linking individual resource use and biological outcomes. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2011
Ayers, C. R., J. L. Belant, J.J. Millspaugh, and C.M. Bodinof. 2011. Relating resource use to fitness of hellbenders. Southeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Annual Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.

2011
Ayers, C.R., J.L. Belant, J.J. Millspaugh, D.A. Eads, and D.S. Jachowski. 2011. Effects of resource use on recruitment of black-footed ferrets. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii.

2011
Belant, J.L., C. Breitenmoser-Wuersten, and N. Duplaix. 2011. Carnivore diversity on Borneo. 1st Borneo Carnivore Symposium, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

2011
Belant, J.L., J. Schipper, and J.F. Gonzalez-Maya. 2011. The conservation status of carnivores in the Americas. 15th Congress of the Mesoamerican Society for Biology and Conservation, Merida, Mexico.

2011
Belant, J.L., M. Hoffman, J.S. Chanson, N.A. Cox, J. Lamoreux, A.S.L. Rodrigues, J. Schipper, and S.N. Stuart. 2011. The changing fates of the world’s mammals. Conservation Biology Lecture Series, University of Fort Hare, Alice, South Africa.

2011
Belant, J.L., T.L. DeVault, B.F. Blackwell, J. Schmidt, and J.A. Martin. 2011. Alternative land uses at airports: reducing aviation hazards from the ground up. Agricultural Economics Department Seminar, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2011
Biondi, K. M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2011. Mammal incidents with U.S. Civil aircraft. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Biondi, K. M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2011. Reducing mammalian risk to aircraft using alternate landcovers. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Biondi, K. M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2011. White-tailed deer incidents with U.S. Civil aircraft. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi.

2011
Biondi, K.M., J.L. Belant, J.A. Martin, T.L. DeVault, and G. Wang. 2011. White-tailed deer incidents with U.S. civil aircraft. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2011
Bump, A., T.L. Hiller, D.R. Etter, J.L. Belant, and A.J. Tyre. 2011. Factors affecting harvests of fishers and American martens in northern Michigan. Midwest Furbearer Conference, Crex Meadows, Wisconsin

2011
Conkling, T.J., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, T.L. DeVault, and L.W. Burger, Jr. 2011. Avian demography in production-oriented semi-natural grasslands. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, and T. W. Seamans. 2011. Interspecific variation in wildlife hazards to aircraft: implications for airport wildlife management. Bird Strike Committee North America Meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.

2011
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, and T.W. Seamans. 2011. Interspecific variation in wildlife hazards to aircraft: implications for airport wildlife management. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii (Poster).

2011
DeVault, T.L., J.L. Belant, B.F. Blackwell, J. Schmidt, and J.A. Martin. 2011. Frontiers in wildlife-strike research: alternative land use at airports. Airport Planning, Design and Construction Symposium, Denver, Colorado.

2011
Dornfeld, H.A., J.G. Bruggink, J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer, Jr. 2011. Evaluating winter severity indices for predicting the firearm buck harvest in Michigan. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii (Poster).

2011
Drey, K.M., J.A. Martin, J.L. Belant, and T.L. DeVault. 2011. Wildlife incidents with U.S. Civil aircrafts in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Duquette, J.F., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., and N.J. Svoboda. 2011. Effect of body condition on ketamine-xylazine immobilization of female white-tailed deer. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2011
Duquette, J.F., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., and N.J. Svoboda. 2011. Relationships of serum leptin and body condition in female white-tailed deer. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii (Poster).

2011
Edwards, S., G. Wang, K. Marable, J. L. Belant, D. Godwin. 2011. Restoring wild turkeys to the Mississippi Delta. Mississippi Chapter of the Society of American Foresters Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Mississippi.

2011
Hiller, T.L., D.R. Etter, J.L. Belant, and A.J. Tyre. 2011. Factors affecting harvests of fishers and American martens in northern Michigan. Oregon State Chapter, The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting, Bend, Oregon.

2011
Latino, L.R., J.A. Martin, J.W. Campbell, S.K. Riffell, J.L. Belant, and L.W. Burger, Jr. 2011. Pollinating insect communities in semi-natural grasslands managed for conservation benefits and biomass production. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Libal, N., J.L. Belant, B.D. Leopold, G. Wang, and P.A. Owen. 2011. Denning ecology of grizzly bears in Denali National Park. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2011
Libal, N.J., J.L. Belant, B.D. Leopold, G. Wang, and P.A. Owen. 2011. Do grizzly bears select den sites to reduce predation risk and infanticide? The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii.

2011
Malick, S.L., J.G. Bruggink, and J.L. Belant. 2011. The influence of patch size, isolation, and spotted knapweed on small mammal community structure in the Grand Sable Dunes, Michigan. 91st Annual Meeting of The American Society of Mammalogists, Portland, Oregon.

2011
Marable, K, G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2011. Movement, mortality, and nesting of released wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2011
Marable, M.K., J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and G. Wang. 2011. Site familiarity and movements of translocated wild turkeys on a fragmented agricultural landscape. Southeast Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Annual Conference, Nashville, Tennessee.

2011
McCarthy, J.L., J.L. Belant, A.J. Hearn, J. Ross, and C. Breitenmoser-Wursten. 2011. Live trapping carnivores in tropical forests: tools and techniques to maximize efficacy. 1st Borneo Carnivore Symposium, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

2011
McKinney, M., G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2011. Microhabitat use of translocated wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2011
Mohd-Azlan, J., J.W. Duckworth, and J.L. Belant. 2011. Secondary information as a tool to study carnivores in tropical forests. 1st Borneo Carnivore Symposium, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

2011
Pardo Vargas, L.E., González-Maya, J.F., and J.L. Belant. 2011. Distribution and conservation status of small carnivores in Costa Rica. 15th Congress of the Mesoamerican Society for Biology and Conservation, Merida, Mexico.

2011
Petroelje, T.R., J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer, Jr. 2011. Extrinsic factors affecting elicitation of vocal responses from coyotes and wolves. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii (Poster).

2011
Severud, W.J., J.L. Belant, S.K. Windels, and J.G. Bruggink. 2011. Seasonal variation in assimilated diets of American Beavers. Canadian Section, The Wildlife Society, Thunderbay, Ontario, Canada.

2011
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2011. Colonization of American black bears in Mississippi. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2011
Simek, S.L., J.L. Belant, and B. W. Young. 2011. Colonization of American black bear in Mississippi. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Simek, S.L., J.L. Belant, and B.W. Young. 2011. American black bear colonization in Mississippi. 20th Eastern Black Bear Workshop, Hendersonville, North Carolina (Poster).

2011
Simek, S.L., J.L. Belant, B.W. Young, C. Shropshire, and B.D. Leopold. 2011. History and status of American black bear in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Stricker, H., J.L. Belant, D. Beyer, D. Etter, K. Scribner, J. Fierke. 2011. Monitoring Terrestrial Carnivores Using Modified Body Snares. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources/Wisconsin Trapper’s Association, Madison, Wisconsin.

2011
Stricker, H.K., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., J. Kanefsky, K.T. Scribner, D.R. Etter, and J. Fierke. 2011. Use of modified snares to estimate carnivore abundance. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii.

2011
Svoboda, N.J., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, Jr., J.F. Duquette, and J.A. Martin. 2011. Identifying bobcat kill sites using a global positioning system. The Wildlife Society 18th Annual Conference, Waikoloa, Hawaii.

2011
Waller, B., J.L. Belant, and B. Young. 2011. Multi-scale den-site selection by American black bears in Mississippi. Cooperative Wildlife Research Summit, Mississippi State University, Mississippi.

2011
Waller, B.W., J.L. Belant, and B. W. Young. 2011. Multi-scale den-site selection by American black bears in Mississippi. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Waller, B.W., J.L. Belant, and B.W. Young. 2011. Denning chronology and den characteristics of black bears in Mississippi. 20th Eastern Black Bear Workshop, Hendersonville, North Carolina (Poster).

2011
Waller, B.W., J.L. Belant, B.W. Young, B.D. Leopold, S.L. Simek. 2011. Denning chronology and den characteristics of black bears in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Louisville, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Wilton, C.M., J.L. Belant, and J. Beringer. 2011. Abundance and distribution of black bears in Missouri. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi (Poster).

2011
Wilton, C.W., J.L. Belant, and J. Beringer. 2011. Abundance and distribution of black bears in Missouri. 20th Eastern Black Bear Workshop, Hendersonville, North Carolina (Poster).

2011
Wong, S.T., J.L. Belant, J.J. Millspaugh, R.A. Gitzen, A. Heard, and J. Ross. 2011. Radiotelemetry and remote monitoring of tropical carnivores. 1st Borneo Carnivore Symposium, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.

2010
Ayers, C. R., J. L. Belant, and J. J. Millspaugh. 2010. Linking resource use to individual biological outcomes. The Wildlife Society 17th Annual Conference, Snowbird, Utah.

2010
Belant, J.L., and J.F. Gonzalez-Maya. 2010. Mammalian species conservation assessment: the Red List. III Colombian Zoological Congress, Medellin, Colombia.

2010
Belant, J.L., D.E. Beyer, N.J. Svoboda, J.F. Duquette, H.K. Stricker, and C.A. Albright. 2010. Role of winter weather, habitat, and predators on white-tailed deer fawn survival in Michigan. Tri-State Furbearer Conference, Ashland, Wisconsin.

2010
Belant, J.L., J. Schipper, J.F. Gonzalez-Maya, and D. Zarrate-Charry. 2010. Conservation priorities for small carnivores in the Americas. III Colombian Zoological Congress, Medellin, Colombia.

2010
Belant, J.L., J.R. Skalski, J.J. Millspaugh, D.R. Etter, B.J. Frawley, and P.D. Friedrich. 2010. Estimating fisher and American marten abundance using statistical population reconstruction. Tri-State Furbearer Conference, Ashland, Wisconsin.

2010
Belant, J.L., S.L. Simek, B.W. Waller, and B. Young. 2010. American black bear population recovery in Mississippi. Mississippi State University, Forest and Wildlife Research Applications Conference, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2010
Beyer, D.E., Jr., and J.L. Belant. 2010. Challenges of maintaining long-term research: identifying obstacles and developing strategies. 71st Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

2010
Etter, D.R., and J.L. Belant. 2010. Evaluation of two cable neck-restraints with stops to capture coyotes. Midwest Furbearer Workshop, Deadwood, South Dakota.

2010
Etter, D.R., J.R. Skalski, J.J. Millspaugh, J.L. Belant, B.J. Frawley, and P.D. Friedrich. 2010. Abundance of American martens and fishers in Michigan using statistical population reconstruction. Midwest Furbearer Workshop, Deadwood, South Dakota.

2010
Fleming, H.L., J.C. Jones, and J.L. Belant. 2010. Rafinesque’s big-eared bat and southeastern myotis roost selection in Mississippi. ESRI International User Conference, San Diego, California.

2010
Little, A., S. Demarais, K. Gee, S. Riffell, S. Webb, J.L. Belant, and J. Gaskamp. 2010. Effects of hunter density on adult male white-tailed deer movements. The Wildlife Society 17th Annual Conference, Snowbird, Utah.

2010
Malick, S., J. Bruggink, J.L. Belant, and K. Teeter. 2010. Small mammal community structure in the Grand Sable Dunes of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Michigan State Chapter, The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting, Petosky, Michigan.

2010
Marable, K, J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and G. Wang. 2010. Home range land-cover analysis of released wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. Mississippi Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi.

2010
Marable, K, J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and G. Wang. 2010. Home range land-cover analysis of released wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. Southeastern Natural Resources Graduate Student Symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2010
Marable, K, J.L. Belant, D. Godwin, and G. Wang. 2010. Home range land-cover analysis of released wild turkeys in the Mississippi Delta. The Wildlife Society 17th Annual Conference, Snowbird, Utah (Poster).

2010
Marable, M.K., G. Wang, J.L. Belant, and D. Godwin. 2010. Wild turkey habitat distribution in the delta. Mississippi Cooperative Research Summit, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2010
Martin, J.A., J.L. Belant, L.W. Burger, Jr., T.L. DeVault, B.F. Blackwell, S.K. Riffell, and G. Wang. 2010. Can old and new technology merge? Biomass production as an alternative land use around airports. Bird Strike Committee USA/Canada, Salt Lake City, Utah (Poster).

2010
Severud, B., J. Bruggink, J.L. Belant, and S.K. Windels. 2010. Effects of predator urine on use of terrestrial foraging trails by beavers. Michigan State Chapter, The Wildlife Society Annual Meeting, Petosky, Michigan.

2010
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B. W. Young. 2010. Colonization of black bears in Mississippi. Mississippi Cooperative Research Summit, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2010
Waller, B., J.L. Belant, and B. W. Young. 2010. Multi-scale den-site selection by black bears in Mississipi. Mississippi Cooperative Research Summit, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2009
Ayers, C.R., J.L. Belant, and J.J. Millspaugh. 2009. Linking individual resource Use to biological outcomes and population management. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi (Poster).

2009
Belant, J. L. 2008. Perspectives on human-wildlife conflicts in the southeastern United States. Western Research and Extension Administrative Committee-95. Reno, Nevada.

2009
Belant, J.L., J. Schipper, J. Gonzalez-Maya, C. Breitenmoser, U. Breitenmoser, J. Conroy, W. Duckworth, D. L. Garshelis, L. D. Mech, and C. Sillero-Zubiri. 2009. The conservation status of carnivores in the Americas. 10th International Mammalogical Congress, Mendoza, Argentina.

2009
Bullock, L.K., B.L. Wilemon, and J.L. Belant. 2009. Effects of age, sex, and time of day on activity rates in captive bobcats. Mississippi State Universtiy undergraduate research symposium, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2009
Duquette, J.F., J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer. 2009. White-tailed Deer Survival, Reproduction, and Condition in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Fleming, H.L., J.C. Jones, J.L. Belant, and D. Richardson. 2009. Multi-scale winter roost site selection by Rafinesque’s big-eared bats and southeastern myotis in bottomland hardwood forests in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster). Best Student Poster Presentation Award.

2009
Libal, N.S., J.L. Belant, and R. Maraj. 2009. Multi-Resolution Den Site and Seasonal Habitat Selection by Grizzly Bears in Yukon, Canada. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi (Poster).

2009
Petroelje, T., J.L. Belant, D.E. Beyer, and N.J. Svoboda. 2009. Estimating Coyote and Gray Wolf Abundance Using Howl Surveys in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Severud, B., J. Bruggink, J.L. Belant, and S. K. Windels. 2009. Effects of predator scent on use of foraging trails by beavers. Western Great Lakes Research Conference, Ashland, Wisconsin.

2009
Severud, B., J. Bruggink, J.L. Belant, and S.K. Windels. 2009. Does increased use of aquatic resources reduce predation risk in beavers? Northern Michigan University Graduate Research Symposium, Marquette, Michigan.

2009
Severud, B., J. Bruggink, S.K. Windels, and J.L. Belant. 2009. Can stable isotope analysis reveal patterns in American beaver diets? 16th Annual Conference, The Wildlife Society, Monterey, CA. (Poster).

2009
Simek, S., and J.L. Belant. 2009. Mississippi black bear study. Annual wildlife meeting of Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks, Mississippi State, Mississippi.

2009
Simek, S., and J.L. Belant. 2009. Natural colonization of an American black bear population. BEaR Group of Mississippi, Rolling Fork, Mississippi.

2009
Simek, S., J.L. Belant, and B.W. Young. 2009. Colonization of American Black Bears in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Stricker, H.K., J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer. 2009. Estimating Population Size of Bobcats in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Svoboda, N.J., J.L. Belant, and D.E. Beyer. 2009. Resource Selection by Carnivores and White-tailed Deer in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Waller, B.W., J.L. Belant, and B.W. Young. 2009. Multi-scale Den-Site Selection by American Black Bears in Mississippi. Mississippi State Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi, (Poster).

2009
Wang, G., and J.L. Belant. 2009. Dry weather induces human West Nile Virus outbreaks. 23rd Annual meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology, Beijing, China.

2008
Anderson, K.L., J.G. Bruggink, and J.L. Belant. 2008. Avian response to human trail use in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. 6th Western Great Lakes Research Conference, Marquette, Michigan.

2008
Belant, J. L. 2008. Black bear research and conservation in Mississippi. Mississippi Chapter, The Wildlife Society, Jackson, Mississippi.

2008
Belant, J. L. 2008. Global conservation status of small carnivores. 4th Life Sciences Post Graduate Conference. Penang, Malaysia (Plenary)

2008
Belant, J. L. 2008. Previous bear research and future for bear research in Mississippi. BEaR group of Mississippi. Starkville, Mississippi.

2008
Belant, J. L. 2008. The Small Carnivore Specialist Group. IUCN World Conservation Congress, Barcelona, Spain, (Poster).

2008
Belant, J. L. 2008. Perspectives on human-wildlife conflicts in the southeastern United States. Western Research and Extension Administrative Committee-95. Reno, Nevada.

2008
Severud, B., J. Bruggink, J. L. Belant, S. Windels. 2008. Does increased use of aquatic resources reduce predation risk in beavers? Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Columbus, Ohio.