Works (135)

2020 journal article

A Novel Framework to Protect Animal Data in a World of Ecosurveillance

BIOSCIENCE, 70(6), 468–476.

By: R. Lennox, R. Harcourt, J. Bennett, A. Davies, A. Ford, R. Frey, M. Hayward, N. Hussey ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 13, 2020

2020 journal article

An empirical evaluation of camera trap study design: How many, how long and when?

Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 11(6), 700–713.

By: R. Kays, B. Arbogast, M. Baker‐Whatton, C. Beirne, H. Boone, M. Bowler, S. Burneo, M. Cove ...

Ed(s): D. Fisher

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Animal species classification using deep neural networks with noise labels

Ecological Informatics, 57, 101063.

By: A. Ahmed, H. Yousif, R. Kays & Z. He

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: May 8, 2020

2020 journal article

Born‐digital biodiversity data: Millions and billions

Diversity and Distributions, 26(5), 644–648.

By: R. Kays, W. McShea & M. Wikelski

Ed(s): D. Zurell

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 article

COVID-19 lockdown allows researchers to quantify the effects of human activity on wildlife

NATURE ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION.

By: C. Rutz, M. Loretto, A. Bates, S. Davidson, C. Duarte, W. Jetz, M. Johnson, A. Kato ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 20, 2020

2020 journal article

Coyotes living near cities are bolder: implications for dog evolution and human-wildlife conflict

BEHAVIOUR, 157(3-4), 289–313.

By: J. Brooks, R. Kays & B. Hare

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 8, 2020

2020 dataset

Data from: The small home ranges and large local ecological impacts of pet cats [United States]

By: R. Kays, R. Dunn, A. Parsons, B. Mcdonald, T. Perkins, S. Powers, L. Shell

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2020 article

Effects of body size on estimation of mammalian area requirements

CONSERVATION BIOLOGY.

By: M. Noonan, C. Fleming, M. Tucker, R. Kays, A. Harrison, M. Crofoot, B. Abrahms, S. Alberts ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 6, 2020

2020 journal article

Foraging movements are density-independent among straw-coloured fruit bats

ROYAL SOCIETY OPEN SCIENCE, 7(5).

By: M. Calderon-Capote, D. Dechmann, J. Fahr, M. Wikelski, R. Kays & M. O'Mara

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: June 22, 2020

2020 journal article

High variability within pet foods prevents the identification of native species in pet cats’ diets using isotopic evaluation

PeerJ, 8, e8337.

By: B. McDonald, T. Perkins, R. Dunn, J. McDonald, H. Cole, R. Feranec, R. Kays

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 10, 2020

2020 journal article

Precipitous decline of white-lipped peccary populations in Mesoamerica

BIOLOGICAL CONSERVATION, 242.

By: D. Thornton, R. Reyna, L. Perera-Romero, J. Radachowsky, M. Hidalgo-Mihart, R. Garcia, R. McNab, L. Mcloughlin ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: April 20, 2020

2020 journal article

The small home ranges and large local ecological impacts of pet cats

Animal Conservation, 3.

By: R. Kays, R. Dunn, A. Parsons, B. Mcdonald, T. Perkins, S. Powers, L. Shell, J. McDonald ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2019 journal article

Animal Scanner: Software for classifying humans, animals, and empty frames in camera trap images

Ecology and Evolution, 9(4), 1578–1589.

By: H. Yousif, J. Yuan, R. Kays & Z. He

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 2, 2019

2019 journal article

Canid collision-expanding populations of coyotes (Canis latrans) and crab-eating foxes (Cerdocyon thous) meet up in Panama

JOURNAL OF MAMMALOGY, 100(6), 1819–1830.

By: A. Hody, R. Moreno, N. Meyer, K. Pacifici & R. Kays

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 10, 2020

2019 journal article

Children’s attitudes towards animals are similar across suburban, exurban, and rural areas

PeerJ, 7, e7328.

By: S. Schuttler, K. Stevenson, R. Kays & R. Dunn

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2019 dataset

Data from: Eastern coyote home range, habitat selection and survival in the Albany pine bush landscape

By: D. Bogan & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2019 journal article

Effects on white‐tailed deer following eastern coyote colonization

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 83(4), 916–924.

By: E. Bragina, R. Kays, A. Hody, C. Moorman, C. Deperno & L. Mills

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 20, 2020

2019 journal article

Large birds travel farther in homogeneous environments

Global Ecology and Biogeography, 28(5), 576–587.

By: M. Tucker, O. Alexandrou, R. Bierregaard, K. Bildstein, K. Böhning‐Gaese, C. Bracis, J. Brzorad, E. Buechley ...

Ed(s): V. Boucher-Lalonde

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: June 17, 2019

2019 journal article

Local host-tick coextinction in neotropical forest fragments

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL FOR PARASITOLOGY, 49(3-4), 225–233.

By: H. Esser, E. Allen Herre, R. Kays, Y. Liefting & P. Jansen

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: May 13, 2019

2019 journal article

Scale-insensitive estimation of speed and distance traveled from animal tracking data

MOVEMENT ECOLOGY, 7(1).

By: M. Noonan, C. Fleming, T. Akre, J. Drescher-Lehman, E. Gurarie, A. Harrison, R. Kays, J. Calabrese

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: December 9, 2019

2019 journal article

Semantic region of interest and species classification in the deep neural network feature domain

Ecological Informatics, 52, 57–68.

By: A. Ahmed, H. Yousif, R. Kays & Z. He

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: July 15, 2019

2019 journal article

The ocean’s movescape: fisheries management in the bio-logging decade (2018–2028)

ICES Journal of Marine Science, 76(2), 477–488.

By: S. Lowerre-Barbieri, R. Kays, J. Thorson & M. Wikelski

Ed(s): H. Browman

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: May 13, 2019

2019 journal article

Urbanization focuses carnivore activity in remaining natural habitats, increasing species interactions

Journal of Applied Ecology, 56(8), 1894–1904.

By: A. Parsons, C. Rota, T. Forrester, M. Baker‐Whatton, W. McShea, S. Schuttler, J. Millspaugh, R. Kays

Ed(s): H. Wheeler

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 19, 2019

2019 journal article

White‐tailed deer and coyote colonization: a response to Kilgo et al. (2019)

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 83(8), 1641–1643.

By: E. Bragina, R. Kays, A. Hody, C. Moorman, C. DePerno & L. Mills

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 28, 2019

2018 journal article

Citizen Science in Schools: Students Collect Valuable Mammal Data for Science, Conservation, and Community Engagement

BioScience, 69(1), 69–79.

By: S. Schuttler, R. Sears, I. Orendain, R. Khot, D. Rubenstein, N. Rubenstein, R. Dunn, E. Baird ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID, Crossref
Added: April 15, 2019

2018 dataset

Data from: New York State bald eagle report 2010

By: P. Nye, G. Hewitt, T. Swenson & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2018 journal article

High genomic diversity and candidate genes under selection associated with range expansion in eastern coyote (Canis latrans ) populations

Ecology and Evolution, 8(24), 12641–12655.

By: E. Heppenheimer, K. Brzeski, J. Hinton, B. Patterson, L. Rutledge, A. DeCandia, T. Wheeldon, S. Fain ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 14, 2019

2018 journal article

Historically native to open country in the West, this canid now lives in all habitats across the continent

Natural History Magazine, 126(7), 22–27.

By: R. Kays

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Hot monkey, cold reality: surveying rainforest canopy mammals using drone-mounted thermal infrared sensors

International Journal of Remote Sensing, 40(2), 407–419.

By: R. Kays, J. Sheppard, K. Mclean, C. Welch, C. Paunescu, V. Wang, G. Kravit, M. Crofoot

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: February 18, 2019

2018 journal article

Is the Red Wolf a Listable Unit Under the US Endangered Species Act?

Journal of Heredity, 109(5), 585–597.

By: R. Waples, R. Kays, R. Fredrickson, K. Pacifici & L. Mills

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Joint Temporal Point Pattern Models for Proximate Species Occurrence in a Fixed Area Using Camera Trap Data

Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics, 23(3), 334–357.

By: E. Schliep, A. Gelfand, J. Clark & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 19, 2018

2018 journal article

Mammal communities are larger and more diverse in moderately developed areas

ELife, 7.

By: A. Parsons, T. Forrester, M. Baker-Whatton, W. McShea, C. Rota, S. Schuttler, J. Millspaugh, R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Mapping the expansion of coyotes (Canis latrans) across North and Central America

ZooKeys, (759), 81–97.

By: J. Hody & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Moving in the Anthropocene: Global reductions in terrestrial mammalian movements

Science, 359(6374), 466–469.

By: M. Tucker, K. Böhning-Gaese, W. Fagan, J. Fryxell, B. Van Moorter, S. Alberts, A. Ali, A. Allen ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

Object detection from dynamic scene using joint background modeling and fast deep learning classification

JOURNAL OF VISUAL COMMUNICATION AND IMAGE REPRESENTATION, 55, 802–815.

By: H. Yousif, J. Yuan, R. Kays & Z. He

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: October 16, 2018

2018 journal article

Population Genomic Analysis of North American Eastern Wolves (Canis lycaon) Supports Their Conservation Priority Status

Genes, 9(12), 606.

By: E. Heppenheimer, R. Harrigan, L. Rutledge, K. Koepfli, A. DeCandia, K. Brzeski, J. Benson, T. Wheeldon ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: January 21, 2019

2018 journal article

Revised distributional estimates for the recently discovered olinguito (Bassaricyon neblina), with comments on natural and taxonomic history

Journal of Mammalogy, 99(2), 321–332.

By: B. Gerstner, J. Kass, R. Kays, K. Helgen & R. Anderson

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2018 journal article

The value of citizen science for ecological monitoring of mammals

PeerJ, 6, e4536.

By: A. Parsons, C. Goforth, R. Costello & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Coupling visitor and wildlife monitoring in protected areas using camera traps

Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism, 17, 44–53.

By: A. Miller, Y. Leung & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Creating advocates for mammal conservation through citizen science

Biological Conservation, 208, 98–105.

By: T. Forrester, M. Baker, R. Costello, R. Kays, A. Parsons & W. McShea

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Defense of an expanded historical range for the Mexican wolf: A comment on Heffelfinger et al.

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 81(8), 1331–1333.

By: S. Hendricks, S. Koblmüller, R. Harrigan, J. Leonard, R. Schweizer, B. Vonholdt, R. Kays, R. Wayne

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2017 journal article

Do occupancy or detection rates from camera traps reflect deer density?

Journal of Mammalogy, 98(6), 1547–1557.

By: A. Parsons, T. Forrester, W. McShea, M. Baker-Whatton, J. Millspaugh & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Does hunting or hiking affect wildlife communities in protected areas?

Journal of Applied Ecology, 54(1), 242–252.

By: R. Kays, A. Parsons, M. Baker, E. Kalies, T. Forrester, R. Costello, C. Rota, J. Millspaugh, W. McShea

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Fast human-animal detection from highly cluttered camera-trap images using joint background modeling and deep learning classification

2017 ieee international symposium on circuits and systems (iscas).

By: H. Yousif, J. Yuan, R. Kays & Z. He

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Free-ranging domestic cats (Felis catus) on public lands: estimating density, activity, and diet in the Florida Keys

Biological Invasions, 20(2), 333–344.

By: M. Cove, B. Gardner, T. Simons, R. Kays & A. O’Connell

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 journal article

Managed forest as habitat for gray brocket deer (Mazama gouazoubira) in agricultural landscapes of southeastern Brazil

Journal of Mammalogy, 98(5), 1301–1309.

By: T. Rodrigues, R. Kays, A. Parsons, N. Versiani, R. Paolino, N. Pasqualotto, V. Krepschi, A. Chiarello

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 conference paper

Object segmentation in the deep neural network feature domain from highly cluttered natural scenes

2017 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 3095–3099.

By: H. Yousif, Z. He & R. Kays

Event: 2017 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2017 article

Scaling-up camera traps: Monitoring the planet's biodiversity with networks of remote sensors

Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, Vol. 15, pp. 26–34.

By: R. Steenweg, M. Hebblewhite, R. Kays, J. Ahumada, J. Fisher, C. Burton, S. Townsend, C. Carbone ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

A multispecies occupancy model for two or more interacting species

Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 7(10), 1164–1173.

By: C. Rota, M. Ferreira, R. Kays, T. Forrester, E. Kalies, W. McShea, A. Parsons, J. Millspaugh

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

A two-species occupancy model accommodating simultaneous spatial and interspecific dependence

Ecology, 97(1), 48–53.

By: C. Rota, C. Wikle, R. Kays, T. Forrester, W. McShea, A. Parsons, J. Millspaugh

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2016 journal article

Deer on the lookout: how hunting, hiking and coyotes affect white-tailed deer vigilance

Journal of Zoology, 301(4), 320–327.

By: S. Schuttler, A. Parsons, T. Forrester, M. Baker, W. McShea, R. Costello, R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Differential Habitat Use or Intraguild Interactions: What Structures a Carnivore Community?

PLOS ONE, 11(1), e0146055.

By: M. Gompper, D. Lesmeister, J. Ray, J. Malcolm & R. Kays

Ed(s): A. Reed

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Long-distance dispersal of a subadult male cougar from South Dakota to Connecticut documented with DNA evidence

Journal of Mammalogy, 97(5), 1435–1440.

By: J. Hawley, P. Rego, A. Wydeven, M. Schwartz, T. Viner, R. Kays, K. Pilgrim, J. Jenks

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2016 journal article

The ecological impact of humans and dogs on wildlife in protected areas in eastern North America

Biological Conservation, 203, 75–88.

By: A. Parsons, C. Bland, T. Forrester, M. Baker-Whatton, S. Schuttler, W. McShea, R. Costello, R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Visual Informatics Tools for Supporting Large-Scale Collaborative Wildlife Monitoring with Citizen Scientists

IEEE Circuits and Systems Magazine, 16(1), 73–86.

By: Z. He, R. Kays, Z. Zhang, G. Ning, C. Huang, T. Han, J. Millspaugh, T. Forrester, W. McShea

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Volunteer-run cameras as distributed sensors for macrosystem mammal research

Landscape Ecology, 31(1), 55–66.

By: W. McShea, T. Forrester, R. Costello, Z. He & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 article

Carnivore coexistence: America's recovery

Science, Vol. 347, pp. 381–382.

By: M. Gompper, J. Belant & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Cats are rare where coyotes roam

Journal of Mammalogy, 96(5), 981–987.

By: R. Kays, R. Costello, T. Forrester, M. Baker, A. Parsons, E. Kalies, G. Hess, J. Millspaugh, W. McShea

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 dataset

Data from: Shared decision-making drives collective movement in wild baboons

By: M. Crofoot, R. Kays & M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2015 journal article

Emerging Technologies to Conserve Biodiversity

Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 30(11), 685–696.

By: S. Pimm, S. Alibhai, R. Bergl, A. Dehgan, C. Giri, Z. Jewell, L. Joppa, R. Kays, S. Loarie

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Prescribed fire affects female white-tailed deer habitat use during summer lactation

Forest Ecology and Management, 348, 220–225.

By: M. Lashley, M. Chitwood, R. Kays, C. Harper, C. DePerno & C. Moorman

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 journal article

Terrestrial animal tracking as an eye on life and planet

Science, 348(6240), aaa2478–aaa2478.

By: R. Kays, M. Crofoot, W. Jetz & M. Wikelski

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Assessment of coyote-wolf-dog admixture using ancestry-informative diagnostic SNPs

Molecular Ecology, 23(1), 182–197.

By: J. Monzon, R. Kays & D. Dykhuizen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 conference paper

Deep convolutional neural network based species recognition for wild animal monitoring

2014 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP). Presented at the 2014 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP).

By: G. Chen, T. Han, Z. He, R. Kays & T. Forrester

Event: 2014 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2014 journal article

Environmental drivers of variability in the movement ecology of turkey vultures ( Cathartes aura ) in North and South America

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 369(1643), 20130195.

By: S. Dodge, G. Bohrer, K. Bildstein, S. Davidson, R. Weinzierl, M. Bechard, D. Barber, R. Kays ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2014 journal article

Food acquisition and predator avoidance in a Neotropical rodent

Animal Behaviour, 88, 41–48.

By: L. Suselbeek, W. Emsens, B. Hirsch, R. Kays, J. Rowcliffe, V. Zamora-Gutierrez, P. Jansen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

How long is enough to detect terrestrial animals? Estimating the minimum trapping effort on camera traps

PeerJ, 2, e374.

By: X. Si, R. Kays & P. Ding

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2014 journal article

Mammals in and around suburban yards, and the attraction of chicken coops

Urban Ecosystems, 17(3), 691–705.

By: R. Kays & A. Parsons

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Mesopredator release facilitates range expansion in fisher

Animal Conservation, 18(1), 50–61.

By: S. LaPoint, J. Belant & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Patterns of Mortality in a Wild Population of White-Footed Mice

Northeastern Naturalist, 21(2), 323–336.

By: C. Collins & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2014 journal article

Quantifying levels of animal activity using camera trap data

Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5(11), 1170–1179.

By: J. Rowcliffe, R. Kays, B. Kranstauber, C. Carbone & P. Jansen

Ed(s): D. Fisher

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Recommended guiding principles for reporting on camera trapping research

Biodiversity and Conservation, 23(9), 2321–2343.

By: P. Meek, G. Ballard, A. Claridge, R. Kays, K. Moseby, T. O’Brien, A. O’Connell, J. Sanderson ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 journal article

Selection and spatial arrangement of rest sites within northern tamandua home ranges

Journal of Zoology, 293(3), 160–170.

By: D. Brown, R. Montgomery, J. Millspaugh, P. Jansen, C. Garzon-Lopez & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Animal behavior, cost-based corridor models, and real corridors

Landscape Ecology, 28(8), 1615–1630.

By: S. LaPoint, P. Gallery, M. Wikelski & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Automated identification of animal species in camera trap images

Eurasip Journal on Image and Video Processing.

By: X. Yu, J. Wang, R. Kays, P. Jansen, T. Wang & T. Huang

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Clarifying assumptions behind the estimation of animal density from camera trap rates

The Journal of Wildlife Management, 77(5), 876–876.

By: J. Rowcliffe, R. Kays, C. Carbone & P. Jansen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Evidence for cache surveillance by a scatter-hoarding rodent

Animal Behaviour, 85(6), 1511–1516.

By: B. Hirsch, R. Kays & P. Jansen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Observing the unwatchable through acceleration logging of animal behavior

Animal Biotelemetry, 1(1), 20.

By: D. Brown, R. Kays, M. Wikelski, R. Wilson & A. Klimley

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2013 journal article

Prey refuges as predator hotspots: ocelot (Leopardus pardalis) attraction to agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) dens

Acta Theriologica, 59(2), 257–262.

By: W. Emsens, B. Hirsch, R. Kays & P. Jansen

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

Taxonomic revision of the olingos (Bassaricyon), with description of a new species, the Olinguito

ZooKeys, 324(324), 1–83.

By: K. Helgen, M. Pinto, R. Kays, L. Helgen, M. Tsuchiya, A. Quinn, D. Wilson, J. Maldonado

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2013 journal article

The environmental-data automated track annotation (Env-DATA) system: linking animal tracks with environmental data

Movement Ecology, 1(1).

By: S. Dodge, G. Bohrer, R. Weinzierl, S. Davidson, R. Kays, D. Douglas, S. Cruz, J. Han, D. Brandes, M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2013 chapter

Why Do Sloths Poop on the Ground?

In Treetops at Risk (pp. 195–199).

By: B. Voirin, R. Kays, M. Wikelski & M. Lowman

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2012 journal article

A dynamic Brownian bridge movement model to estimate utilization distributions for heterogeneous animal movement

Journal of Animal Ecology, 81(4), 738–746.

By: B. Kranstauber, R. Kays, S. LaPoint, M. Wikelski & K. Safi

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2012 journal article

Accelerometer-informed GPS telemetry: Reducing the trade-off between resolution and longevity

Wildlife Society Bulletin, 36(1), 139–146.

By: D. Brown, S. LaPoint, R. Kays, W. Heidrich, F. Kümmeth & M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2012 chapter

Analysis of radiotelemetry data

In The Wildlife Techniques Manual: Volume 1 Research (pp. 480–501). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

By: J. Millspaugh, R. Gitzen, J. Belant, R. Kays, B. Keller, D. Kesler, C. Rota, J. Schulz, C. Bodinof

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Directed seed dispersal towards areas with low conspecific tree density by a scatter-hoarding rodent

Ecology Letters, 15(12), 1423–1429.

By: B. Hirsch, R. Kays, V. Pereira & P. Jansen

Ed(s): M. Rejmanek

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Effects of Food Availability on Space and Refuge Use by a Neotropical Scatterhoarding Rodent

Biotropica, 45(1), 88–93.

By: W. Emsens, L. Suselbeek, B. Hirsch, R. Kays, A. Winkelhagen & P. Jansen

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2012 journal article

Thieving rodents as substitute dispersers of megafaunal seeds

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(31), 12610–12615.

By: P. Jansen, B. Hirsch, W. Emsens, V. Zamora-Gutierrez, M. Wikelski & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 chapter

Wildlife radiotelemetry and remote monitoring

In The Wildlife Techniques Manual: Volume 1 Research (pp. 258–283). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

By: J. Millspaugh, D. Kesler, R. Gitzen, R. Kays, J. Schulz, C. Rota, C. Bodinof, J. Belant, B. Keller

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

A genome-wide perspective on the evolutionary history of enigmatic wolf-like canids

Genome Research, 21, 1294–1305.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Causes of mortality in North American populations of large and medium-sized mammals

Animal Conservation.

By: C. Collins & R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Emergence Time and Foraging Activity in Pallas' Mastiff Bat,Molossus molossus(Chiroptera: Molossidae) in Relation to Sunset/Sunrise and Phase of the Moon

Acta Chiropterologica, 13(2), 399–404.

By: R. Holland, C. Meyer, E. Kalko, R. Kays & M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2011 journal article

Flower power

BBC Wildlife Magazine, May.

By: R. Kays

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 dataset

Mammals of North America

By: R. Kays & D. Wilson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Mining periodic behaviors of object movements for animal and biological sustainability studies

Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, 24(2), 355–386.

By: Z. Li, J. Han, B. Ding & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2011 journal article

Monitoring wild animal communities with arrays of motion sensitive camera traps

International Journal of Research and Reviews in Wireless Sensor Networks, 1, 19–29.

By: R. Kays, S. Tilak, B. Kranstauber, P. Jansen, C. Carbone, M. Rowcliffe, T. Fountain, J. Eggert, Z. He

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

MoveMine

ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology, 2(4), 1–32.

By: Z. Li, J. Han, M. Ji, L. Tang, Y. Yu, B. Ding, J. Lee, R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2011 journal article

Quantifying seed dispersal kernels from truncated seed-tracking data

Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 3(3), 595–602.

By: B. Hirsch, M. Visser, R. Kays & P. Jansen

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2011 journal article

Quantifying the sensitivity of camera traps using an adapted distance sampling approach

Methods in Ecology and Evolution.

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Technology on the Move: Recent and Forthcoming Innovations for Tracking Migratory Birds

BioScience, 61(9), 689–698.

By: E. Bridge, K. Thorup, M. Bowlin, P. Chilson, R. Diehl, R. Fléron, P. Hartl, R. Kays ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

The Movebank data model for animal tracking

Environmental Modelling & Software, 26(6), 834–835.

By: B. Kranstauber, A. Cameron, R. Weinzerl, T. Fountain, S. Tilak, M. Wikelski, R. Kays

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

The effect of feeding time on dispersal of Virola seeds by toucans determined from GPS tracking and accelerometers

Acta Oecologica, 37(6), 625–631.

By: R. Kays, P. Jansen, E. Knecht, R. Vohwinkel & M. Wikelski

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID, Crossref
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Tracking animal location and activity with an Automated Radio Telemetry System in a Tropical Rainforest

The Computer Journal, 1–18.

By: R. Kays, S. Tilak, M. Crofoot, T. Fountain, D. Obando, A. Ortega, F. Kuemmeth, J. Mandel ...

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2011 journal article

Using stable carbon isotopes to distinguish wild from captive wolves

Northeast Naturalist, 18, 253–264.

By: R. Kays & R. Feranec

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2010 journal article

Does watching a monkey change its behaviour? Quantifying observer effects in habituated wild primates using automated radiotelemetry

Animal Behaviour, 80(3), 475–480.

By: M. Crofoot, T. Lambert, R. Kays & M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2010 conference paper

Mining periodic behaviors for moving objects

Proceedings of the 16th ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining - KDD '10. Presented at the the 16th ACM SIGKDD international conference.

By: Z. Li, B. Ding, J. Han, R. Kays & P. Nye

Event: the 16th ACM SIGKDD international conference

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2010 journal article

Swarm

Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 3(1-2), 723–734.

By: Z. Li, B. Ding, J. Han & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2009 conference paper

Camera traps as sensor networks for monitoring animal communities

2009 IEEE 34th Conference on Local Computer Networks. Presented at the 2009 IEEE 34th Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2009).

By: R. Kays, B. Kranstauber, P. Jansen, C. Carbone, M. Rowcliffe, T. Fountain, S. Tilak

Event: 2009 IEEE 34th Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2009)

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2009 monograph

Mammals of North America

By: R. Kays & D. Wilson

Source: Crossref
Added: September 15, 2020

2009 journal article

Rapid adaptive evolution of northeastern coyotes via hybridization with wolves

Biology Letters, 6(1), 89–93.

By: R. Kays, A. Curtis & J. Kirchman

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2009 journal article

Scatter hoarding by the Central American agouti: a test of optimal cache spacing theory

Animal Behaviour, 78(6), 1327–1333.

By: D. Gálvez, B. Kranstauber, R. Kays & P. Jansen

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2008 journal article

Home-range use by the Central American agouti (Dasyprocta punctata) on Barro Colorado Island, Panama

Journal of Tropical Ecology, 24(4), 367–374.

By: E. Aliaga-Rossel, R. Kays & J. Fragoso

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2008 journal article

Interaction location outweighs the competitive advantage of numerical superiority in Cebus capucinus intergroup contests

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 105(2), 577–581.

By: M. Crofoot, I. Gilby, M. Wikelski & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2008 journal article

LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY OF EASTERN COYOTES BASED ON LARGE-SCALE ESTIMATES OF ABUNDANCE

Ecological Applications, 18(4), 1014–1027.

By: R. Kays, M. Gompper & J. Ray

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2008 journal article

Ocelots on Barro Colorado Island Are Infected with Feline Immunodeficiency Virus but Not Other Common Feline and Canine Viruses

Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 44(3), 760–765.

By: S. Franklin, R. Kays, R. Moreno, J. TerWee, J. Troyer & S. VandeWoude

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2008 journal article

Sleeping outside the box: electroencephalographic measures of sleep in sloths inhabiting a rainforest

Biology Letters, 4(4), 402–405.

By: N. Rattenborg, B. Voirin, A. Vyssotski, R. Kays, K. Spoelstra, F. Kuemmeth, W. Heidrich, M. Wikelski

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2007 journal article

Going wild: what a global small-animal tracking system could do for experimental biologists

Journal of Experimental Biology, 210(2), 181–186.

By: M. Wikelski, R. Kays, N. Kasdin, K. Thorup, J. Smith & G. Swenson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2007 journal article

Using Patterns in Track-Plate Footprints to Identify Individual Fishers

Journal of Wildlife Management, 71(3), 955–963.

By: C. Herzog, R. Kays, J. Ray, M. Gompper, W. Zielinski, R. Higgins, M. Tymeson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2007 journal article

Variability in assays used for detection of lentiviral infection in bobcats (Lynx rufus), pumas (Puma concolor), and ocelots (Leopardus pardalis)

Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 43(4), 700–710.

By: S. Franklin, J. Troyer, J. TerWee, L. Lyren, R. Kays, S. Riley, W. Boyce, K. Crooks, S. Vandewoude

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2006 journal article

A Comparison of Noninvasive Techniques to Survey Carnivore Communities in Northeastern North America

Wildlife Society Bulletin, 34(4), 1142–1151.

By: M. Gompper, R. Kays, J. Ray, S. Lapoint, D. Bogan & J. Cryan

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2006 journal article

COMPETITIVE RELEASE IN DIETS OF OCELOT (LEOPARDUS PARDALIS) AND PUMA (PUMA CONCOLOR) AFTER JAGUAR (PANTHERA ONCA) DECLINE

Journal of Mammalogy, 87(4), 808–816.

By: R. Moreno, R. Kays & R. Samudio

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2006 journal article

DEVELOPMENTAL EFFECTS OF CLIMATE ON THE LION'S MANE (PANTHERA LEO)

Journal of Mammalogy, 87(2), 193–200.

By: B. Patterson, R. Kays, S. Kasiki & V. Sebestyen

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2005 journal article

Molecular genetic variation across the southern and eastern geographic ranges of the African lion, Panthera leo

Conservation Genetics, 6(1), 15–24.

By: J. Dubach, B. Patterson, M. Briggs, K. Venzke, J. Flamand, P. Stander, L. Scheepers, R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2004 journal article

Ecological impact of inside/outside house cats around a suburban nature preserve

Animal Conservation, 7(3), 273–283.

By: R. Kays & A. DeWan

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2004 journal article

Livestock predation by lions (Panthera leo) and other carnivores on ranches neighboring Tsavo National ParkS, Kenya

Biological Conservation, 119(4), 507–516.

By: B. Patterson, S. Kasiki, E. Selempo & R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2003 journal article

A Survey of the Parasites of Coyotes (Canis latrans) in New York based on Fecal Analysis

Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 39(3), 712–717.

By: M. Gompper, R. Goodman, R. Kays, J. Ray, C. Fiorello & S. Wade

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2003 journal article

Response to Revilla, and Buckley and Ruxton: the resource dispersion hypothesis

Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 18(8), 381–382.

By: D. Johnson, D. Macdonald, R. Kays & P. Blackwell

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2003 chapter

Social polyandry and promiscuous mating in a primate-like carnivore: the kinkajou (Potos flavus)

In Monogamy (pp. 125–137).

By: R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2002 journal article

Does the resource dispersion hypothesis explain group living?

Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 17(12), 563–570.

By: D. Johnson, R. Kays, P. Blackwell & D. Macdonald

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2002 journal article

Mane variation in African lions and its social correlates

Canadian Journal of Zoology, 80(3), 471–478.

By: R. Kays & B. Patterson

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

2001 journal article

Plant Ecology, 153(1/2), 109–120.

By: R. Kays & A. Allison

Source: Crossref
Added: September 14, 2020

2001 chapter

Arboreal tropical forest vertebrates: current knowledge and research trends

In Tropical Forest Canopies: Ecology and Management (pp. 109–120).

By: R. Kays & A. Allison

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2000 journal article

Microsatellite analysis of kinkajou social organization

Molecular Ecology, 9(6), 743–751.

By: R. Kays, J. Gittleman & R. Wayne

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

2000 journal article

The behavior and ecology of olingos (Bassaricyon gabbii) and their competition with kinkajous (Potos flavus) in central Panama

Mammalia, 64(1), 1–10.

By: R. Kays

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 14, 2020

1995 journal article

Home Range Size and Social Behavior of Kinkajous (Potos flavus) in the Republic of Panama

Biotropica, 27(4), 530.

By: R. Kays & J. Gittleman

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 15, 2020

Employment

2012 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, NC, US
Forestry and Environmental Research

2012 - present

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Raleigh, NC, US