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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

Batsaikhan, Nyamsuren, Buuveibaatar, Bayarbaatar, Chimed, Bazaar, Enkhtuya, Oidov, Galbrakh, Davaa, Ganbaatar, Oyunsaikhan, Lkhagvasuren, Badamjav, Nandintsetseg, Dejid, Berger, Joel, Calabrese, Justin M., Edwards, Ann E., Fagan, William F., Fuller, Todd K., Heiner, Michael, Ito, Takehiko Y., Kaczensky, Petra, Leimgruber, Peter, Lushchekina, Anna, Milner-Gulland, E., Mueller, Thomas, Murray, Martyn G., Olson, Kirk A., Reading, Richard, Schaller, George B., Stubbe, Annagret, et al. Conserving the World's Finest Grassland Amidst Ambitious National Development, Conservation Biology, 28 (6) 1736-1739. 2014.

Fleming, Chris H., Calabrese, Justin M., Mueller, Thomas, Olson, Kirk A., Leimgruber, Peter and Fagan, William F. From Fine-Scale Foraging to Home Ranges: A Semivariance Approach to Identifying Movement Modes across Spatiotemporal Scales, The American Naturalist, 183 (5) E154-E167. 2014.

Fleming, Christian H., Calabrese, Justin M., Mueller, Thomas, Olson, Kirk A., Leimgruber, Peter and Fagan, William F. Non-Markovian maximum likelihood estimation of autocorrelated movement processes, Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5 (5) 462-472. 2014.

Mueller, Thomas, Dressler, Gunnar, Tucker, Compton, Pinzon, Jorge, Leimgruber, Peter, Dubayah, Ralph, Hurtt, George, Böhning-Gaese, Katrin and Fagan, William F. Human Land-Use Practices Lead to Global Long-Term Increases in Photosynthetic Capacity, Remote Sensing, 6 (6) 5717-5731. 2014.

Olson, Kirk A., Larsen, Elise A., Mueller, Thomas, Leimgruber, Peter, Fuller, Todd K., Schaller, George B. and Fagan, William F. Survival probabilities of adult Mongolian gazelles, The Journal of Wildlife Management, 78 (1) 35-41. 2014.

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