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2004

Conspecific attraction and the conservation of territorial songbirds

Ward, M. P. & Schlossberg, S., Apr 1 2004, In : Conservation Biology. 18, 2, p. 519-525 7 p.

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2005

Habitat selection by dispersing yellow-headed blackbirds: Evidence of prospecting and the use of public information

Ward, M. P., Oct 1 2005, In : Oecologia. 145, 4, p. 650-657 8 p.

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The role of immigration in the decline of an isolated migratory bird population

Ward, M. P., Oct 1 2005, In : Conservation Biology. 19, 5, p. 1528-1536 9 p.

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2006

Changes in seroprevalence of West Nile virus across Illinois in free-ranging birds from 2001 through 2004

Beveroth, T. A., Ward, M. P., Lampman, R. L., Ringia, A. M. & Novak, R. J., Jan 1 2006, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 74, 1, p. 174-179 6 p.

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Does the roosting behavior of birds affect transmission dynamics of West Nile virus?

Ward, M. P., Raim, A., Yaremych-Hamer, S., Lampman, R. & Novak, R. J., Dec 1 2006, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 75, 2, p. 350-355 6 p.

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2007

Observation of a Northern Cardinal nest reused by a Gray Catbird in the same season

Horn, J. A., Ward, M. P., Alessi, M. G., Danner, T. A. & Novak, R. J., Dec 1 2007, In : Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 119, 4, p. 761-762 2 p.

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2009

Design, implementation, and evaluation of EnviroMic: A storage-centric audio sensor network

Luo, L., Cao, Q., Huang, C., Wang, L., Abdelzaher, T. F., Stankovic, J. A. & Ward, M., May 1 2009, In : ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks. 5, 3, p. 1-35 35 p.

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Geospatial variability in the egg raft distribution and abundance of Culex pipiens and Culex restuans in Urbana-Champaign, Illinois

Jacob, B. G., Lampman, R. L., Ward, M. P., Muturi, E. J., Morris, J. A., Caamano, E. X. & Novak, R. J., Apr 20 2009, In : International Journal of Remote Sensing. 30, 8, p. 2005-2019 15 p.

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2010

Field-based estimates of avian mortality from West Nile Virus infection

Ward, M. P., Beveroth, T. A., Lampman, R., Raim, A., Enstrom, D. & Novak, R., Nov 1 2010, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 10, 9, p. 909-913 5 p.

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Identifying the ecological causes of long-term declines of wetland-dependent birds in an urbanizing landscape

Ward, M. P., Semel, B. & Herkert, J. R., Aug 3 2010, In : Biodiversity and Conservation. 19, 11, p. 3287-3300 14 p.

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Nest-site fidelity in parental male bluegill Lepomis macrochirus: Spatial patterns and the influence of prior mating success

Bartlett, J. A., Ward, M. P., Landsman, S. J. & Epifanio, J. M., Sep 1 2010, In : Journal of Fish Biology. 77, 4, p. 890-906 17 p.

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Nocturnal social cues attract migrating yellow-breasted chats

Alessi, M. G., Benson, T. J. & Ward, M. P., Dec 1 2010, In : Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 122, 4, p. 780-783 4 p.

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Research needs and recommendations for the use of conspecificattraction methods in the conservation of migratory songbirds

Ahlering, M. A., Arlt, D., Betts, M. G., Fletcher, R. J., Nocera, J. J. & Ward, M. P., May 2010, In : Condor. 112, 2, p. 252-264 13 p.

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Seasonal responses of avian communities to invasive bush honeysuckles (Lonicera spp.)

McCusker, C. E., Ward, M. P. & Brawn, J. D., Jan 1 2010, In : Biological Invasions. 12, 8, p. 2459-2470 12 p.

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Test of recrudescence hypothesis for overwintering of west nile virus in gray catbirds

Owen, J. C., Moore, F. R., Williams, A. J., Ward, M. P., Beveroth, T. A., Miller, E. A., Wilson, L. C., Morley, V. J., Abbey-Lee, R. N., Veeneman, B. A., Derussy, B. M., McWhorter, M. S. & Garvin, M. C., May 1 2010, In : Journal of medical entomology. 47, 3, p. 451-457 7 p.

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The biological pathway and effect of pcbs on common terns in lake michigan

Ward, M. P., Jablonski, C., Semel, B. & Soucek, D., Nov 1 2010, In : Ecotoxicology. 19, 8, p. 1513-1522 10 p.

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The use of social cues in habitat selection by Wetland birds

Ward, M. P., Benson, T. J., Semel, B. & Herkert, J. R., May 1 2010, In : Condor. 112, 2, p. 245-251 7 p.

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2011

Consequences of using conspecific attraction in avian conservation: A case study of endangered colonial waterbirds

Ward, M. P., Semel, B., Jablonski, C., Deutsch, C., Giammaria, V., Miller, S. B. & McGuire, B. M., Dec 1 2011, In : Waterbirds. 34, 4, p. 476-480 5 p.

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The fly-and-social foraging hypothesis for diurnal migration: Why American crows migrate during the day

Ward, M. P. & Raim, A., Jul 1 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 65, 7, p. 1411-1418 8 p.

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2012

Effectiveness and utility of acoustic recordings for surveying tropical birds

Celis-Murillo, A., Deppe, J. L. & Ward, M. P., Jun 2012, In : Journal of Field Ornithology. 83, 2, p. 166-179 14 p.

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Implications of spatial patterns of roosting and movements of American robins for west Nile virus transmission

Benson, T. J., Ward, M. P., Lampman, R. L., Raim, A. & Weatherhead, P. J., Oct 1 2012, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 12, 10, p. 877-885 9 p.

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2013

Effects of connectivity and regional dynamics on restoration of small mammal communities in midwestern grasslands

Mulligan, M. P., Schooley, R. L. & Ward, M. P., Nov 1 2013, In : Restoration Ecology. 21, 6, p. 678-685 8 p.

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Effects of temperature, moon phase, and prey on nocturnal activity in Ratsnakes: An automated telemetry study

Sperry, J. H., Ward, M. P. & Weatherhead, P. J., Mar 2013, In : Journal of Herpetology. 47, 1, p. 105-111 7 p.

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Evaluation of automated radio telemetry for quantifying movements and home ranges of snakes

Ward, M. P., Sperry, J. H. & Weatherhead, P. J., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of Herpetology. 47, 2, p. 337-345 9 p.

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Patch size and edge proximity are useful predictors of brood parasitism but not nest survival of grassland birds

Benson, T. J., Chiavacci, S. J. & Ward, M. P., Jun 1 2013, In : Ecological Applications. 23, 4, p. 879-887 9 p.

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West Nile virus infection rates and avian serology in east-central Illinois

Lampman, R. L., Krasavin, N. M., Ward, M. P., Beveroth, T. A., Lankau, E. W., Alto, B. W., Muturi, E. & Novak, R. J., Jun 1 2013, In : Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 29, 2, p. 108-122 15 p.

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2014

Does no-till soybean farming provide any benefits for birds?

VanBeek, K. R., Brawn, J. D. & Ward, M. P., Mar 1 2014, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 185, p. 59-64 6 p.

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Stopover duration of mallards during autumn in the Illinois River valley

Hagy, H. M., Yetter, A. P., Stodola, K. W., Horath, M. M., Hine, C. S., Ward, M. P., Benson, T. J., Smith, R. V. & Stafford, J. D., May 2014, In : Journal of Wildlife Management. 78, 4, p. 747-752 6 p.

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Stopover ecology of American golden-plovers (pluvialis Dominica) in midwestern agricultural fields

Stodola, K. W., O'neal, B. J., Alessi, M. G., Deppe, J. L., Dallas, T. R., Beveroth, T. A., Benson, T. J. & Ward, M. P., May 2014, In : Condor. 116, 2, p. 162-172 11 p.

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The active nightlife of diurnal birds: Extraterritorial forays and nocturnal activity patterns

Ward, M. P., Alessi, M., Benson, T. J. & Chiavacci, S. J., Feb 1 2014, In : Animal Behaviour. 88, p. 175-184 10 p.

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2015

Fat, weather, and date affect migratory songbirds' departure decisions, routes, and time it takes to cross the Gulf of Mexico

Deppe, J. L., Ward, M. P., Bolus, R. T., Diehl, R. H., Celis-Murillo, A., Zenzal, T. J., Moore, F. R., Benson, T. J., Smolinsky, J. A., Schofield, L. N., Enstrom, D. A., Paxton, E. H., Bohrer, G., Beveroth, T. A., Raim, A., Obringer, R. L., Delaney, D. & Cochran, W. W., Nov 17 2015, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 112, 46, p. E6331-E6338

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Tradeoffs among ecosystem services in restored wetlands

Jessop, J., Spyreas, G., Pociask, G. E., Benson, T. J., Ward, M. P., Kent, A. D. & Matthews, J. W., Nov 1 2015, In : Biological Conservation. 191, p. 341-348 8 p.

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Use of chorus sounds for location of breeding habitat in 2 species of anuran amphibians

Buxton, V. L., Ward, M. P. & Sperry, J. H., Jan 1 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology. 26, 4, p. 1111-1118 8 p.

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Wait Until Dark? Daily Activity Patterns and Nest Predation by Snakes

DeGregorio, B. A., Sperry, J. H., Ward, M. P. & Weatherhead, P. J., Dec 1 2015, In : Ethology. 121, 12, p. 1225-1234 10 p.

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When to use social cues: Conspecific attraction at newly created grasslands

Andrews, J. E., Brawn, J. D. & Ward, M. P., May 1 2015, In : Condor. 117, 2, p. 297-305 9 p.

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Why fledge early in the day? Examining the role of predation risk in explaining fledging behavior

Chiavacci, S. J., Ward, M. P. & Benson, T. J., Feb 11 2015, In : Behavioral Ecology. 26, 2, p. 593-600 8 p.

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2016

Cascade of ecological consequences for West Nile virus transmission when aquatic macrophytes invade stormwater habitats

MacKay, A. J., Muturi, E., Ward, M. P. & Allan, B. F., Jan 1 2016, In : Ecological Applications. 26, 1, p. 219-232 14 p.

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Conveying information with one song type: Changes in dawn song performance correspond to different female breeding stages

Zhang, V. Y., Celis-Murillo, A. & Ward, M. P., Jan 2 2016, In : Bioacoustics. 25, 1, p. 19-28 10 p.

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Do seasonal patterns of rat snake (Pantherophis obsoletus) and black racer (Coluber constrictor) activity predict avian nest predation?

DeGregorio, B. A., Weatherhead, P. J., Ward, M. P. & Sperry, J. H., Apr 1 2016, In : Ecology and Evolution. 6, 7, p. 2034-2043 10 p.

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Field Verification of Original and Updated National Wetlands Inventory Maps in three Metropolitan Areas in Illinois, USA

Matthews, J. W., Skultety, D., Zercher, B., Ward, M. P. & Benson, T. J., Dec 1 2016, In : Wetlands. 36, 6, p. 1155-1165 11 p.

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Nocturnal songs in a diurnal passerine: attracting mates or repelling intruders?

Celis-Murillo, A., Benson, T. J., Sosa-López, J. R. & Ward, M. P., Aug 1 2016, In : Animal Behaviour. 118, p. 105-114 10 p.

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Seasonal and daily patterns of nocturnal singing in the Field Sparrow (Spizella pusilla)

Celis-Murillo, A., Stodola, K. W., Pappadopoli, B., Burton, J. M. & Ward, M. P., Jul 1 2016, In : Journal of Ornithology. 157, 3, p. 853-860 8 p.

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2017

Do songbirds attend to song categories when selecting breeding habitat? A case study with a wood warbler

Kelly, J. K. & Ward, M. P., Jan 1 2017, In : Behaviour. 154, 11, p. 1123-1144 22 p.

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Frog breeding pond selection in response to predators and conspecific cues

Buxton, V. L., Ward, M. P. & Sperry, J. H., May 1 2017, In : Ethology. 123, 5, p. 397-404 8 p.

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Landscape Context Affects Use of Restored Grasslands by Mammals in a Dynamic Agroecosystem

Berry, B., Schooley, R. L. & Ward, M. P., Apr 1 2017, In : American Midland Naturalist. 177, 2, p. 165-182 18 p.

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Post-fledging habitat use in the Dickcissel

Jones, T. M., Brawn, J. D. & Ward, M. P., Aug 1 2017, In : Condor. 119, 3, p. 497-504 8 p.

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Responses of Bachman's sparrows and prairie warblers to fragmentation

Jones, C. D., Stodola, K. W., Coombs, J., Ward, M. P. & Cooper, R. J., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Wildlife Management. 81, 2, p. 347-355 9 p.

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