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Peter Leimgruber

Research Scientist / Conservation Ecology Center

Research Focus

Peter Leimgruber's research focuses on the application of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and satellite tracking techniques to the conservation and management of endangered charismatic fauna.

Most Recent Publications

Fleming, C. H., Fagan, W. F., Mueller, T., Olson, K. A., Leimgruber, Peter and Calabrese, Justin M. Rigorous home range estimation with movement data: a new autocorrelated kernel density estimator, Ecology, 96 (5) 1182-1188. 2015.

Rose, Robert A., Byler, Dirck, Eastman, J. R., Fleishman, Erica, Geller, Gary, Goetz, Scott, Guild, Liane, Hamilton, Healy, Hansen, Matt, Headley, Rachel, Hewson, Jennifer, Horning, Ned, Kaplin, Beth A., Laporte, Nadine, Leidner, Allison, Leimgruber, Peter, Morisette, Jeffrey, Musinsky, John, Pintea, Lilian, Prados, Ana, Radeloff, Volker C., Rowen, Mary, Saatchi, Sassan, Schill, Steve, Tabor, Karyn, et al. Ten Ways Remote Sensing Can Contribute to Conservation, Conservation Biology, 29 (2) 350-359. 2015.

Teitelbaum, Claire S., Fagan, William F., Fleming, Chris H., Dressler, Gunnar, Calabrese, Justin M., Leimgruber, Peter and Mueller, Thomas. How far to go? Determinants of migration distance in land mammals, Ecology Letters, 18 (6) 545-552. 2015.

Turner, W., Rondinini, C., Pettorelli, N., Mora, B., Leidner, A. K., Szantoi, Z., Buchanan, G., Dech, S., Dwyer, J., Herold, M., Koh, L. P., Leimgruber, Peter, Taubenboeck, H., Wegmann, M., Wikelski, M. and Woodcock, C. Free and open-access satellite data are key to biodiversity conservation, Biological Conservation, 182 173-176. 2015.

Zhang, Yongjun, Cao, Qing S., Rubenstein, Daniel I., Zang, Sen, Songer, Melissa, Leimgruber, Peter, Chu, Hongjun, Cao, Jie, Li, Kai and Hu, Defu. Water Use Patterns of Sympatric Przewalski's Horse and Khulan: Interspecific Comparison Reveals Niche Differences, PloS One, 10 (7) 1-17. 2015.

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