Affiliation: University of California
- The impact of ecological variability on the reproductive endocrinology of wild female African elephantsGeorge Wittemyer
Save the Elephants, P O Box 54667, Nairobi, Kenya
Horm Behav 51:346-54. 2007....
- Accelerated human population growth at protected area edgesGeorge Wittemyer
Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
Science 321:123-6. 2008..These findings provide insight on the value of PAs for local people, but also highlight a looming threat to PA effectiveness and biodiversity conservation...
- Using Poaching Levels and Elephant Distribution to Assess the Conservation Efficacy of Private, Communal and Government Land in Northern KenyaFestus W Ihwagi
Department of Natural Resources, Faculty of Geo Information Science and Earth Observation ITC, University of Twente, P O Box 217, 7500 AE, Enschede, The Netherlands Save the Elephants, P O Box 54667 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
PLoS ONE 10:e0139079. 2015..This work highlights the relationship between illegal killing and various land ownership and use models, which can help focus anti-poaching activities. ..
- Comparative demography of an at-risk African elephant populationGeorge Wittemyer
Department of Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e53726. 2013....
- Inferring ecological and behavioral drivers of African elephant movement using a linear filtering approachAlistair N Boettiger
Biophysics Graduate Program, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3112, USA
Ecology 92:1648-57. 2011..Signal processing provides a promising approach for elucidating environmental factors that drive animal movements over large time and spatial scales...
- Chemosignalling of musth by individual wild African elephants (Loxodonta africana): implications for conservation and managementL E L Rasmussen
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, OGI School of Science and Engineering, Oregon Health and Science University, 20 000 N W Walker Road, Beaverton, OR 97006 8921, USA
Proc Biol Sci 269:853-60. 2002..Such sampling may allow the more accurate categorization of the social and reproductive status of individual male elephants...
- Stable isotopes in elephant hair document migration patterns and diet changesThure E Cerling
Department of Geology and Geophysics, 135 South 1460 East, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:371-3. 2006..Variation in diet, quantified by using stable isotopes, can offer insight into diet-related wildlife behavior...
- Population genetic structure of savannah elephants in Kenya: conservation and management implicationsJohn B A Okello
Molecular Biology Laboratory, Makerere University Institute of Environment and Natural Resources, PO Box 7298, Kampala, Uganda
J Hered 99:443-52. 2008..Our results depicting 3 broad regional mtDNA groups and the observed population genetic differentiation as well as connectivity patterns should be incorporated in the planning of future management activities such as translocations...