Conservation/Ecology

O’Bryan, L. R., Lambeth, S. P., Schapiro, S. J., Wilson, M. L. (2020) Unpacking chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) patch use: Do individuals respond to food patches as predicted by the marginal value theorem American Journal of Primatology 82(12) https://doi.org/10.1002/ajp.23208

Wilson, M. L., Lonsdorf, E. V., Mjungu, D. C., Kamenya, S., Kimaro, E. W., Collins, D. A., Gillespie, T. R., Travis, D. A., Lipende, I., Mwacha, D., Ndimuligo, S. A., Pintea, L., Raphael, J., Mtiti, E. R., Hahn, B. H., Pusey, A. E., Goodall, J. (2020) Research and conservation in the Greater Gombe Ecosystem:  Challenges and opportunities. Biological Conservation 252, 108853. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108853

Adamescu, G. S., Plumptre, A. J., Abernethy, K. A., Polansky, L., Bush, E. R., Chapman, C. A., Shoo, L. P., Fayolle, A., Janmaat, K. R. L., Robbins, M. M., Ndangalasi, H. J., Cordeiro, N. J., Gilby, I. C., Wittig, R. M., Breuer, T., Hockemba, M.B.-N., Sanz, C. M., Morgan, D. B., Pusey, A. E., Mugerwa, B., Gilagiza, B., Tutin, C. E. G., Ewango, C. E. N., Sheil, D., Dimoto, E., Baya, F., Bujo, F., Ssali, F., Dikangadissi, J.-T., Jeffery, K., Valenta, K., White, L., Masozera, M., Wilson, M. L., Bitariho, R., Ebika, S. T. N., Gourlet-Fleury, S., Beale, C. M. (2018) Annual cycles dominate reproductive phenology of African tropical trees. Biotropica 50(3): 418–430. https://doi.org/10.1111/btp.12561 get pdf

Foerster, S., Y. Zhong, L. Pintea, C. M. Murray, M. L. Wilson, D. C. Mjungu and A. E. Pusey (2016). Habitat quality and behavioral tradeoffs in wild chimpanzees: a case for species distribution models. Behavioral Ecology. get pdf

Hockings, K. J., M. R. McLennan, S. Carvalho, M. Ancrenaz, R. Bobe, R. Byrne, R. I. M. Dunbar, T. Matsuzawa, W. C. McGrew, E. A. Williamson, M. L. Wilson, B. Wood, R. W. Wrangham and C. M. Hill (2015). “Apes in the Anthropocene: flexibility and survival.” Trends in Ecology & Evolution 30(4):215-222. get pdf

Pintea, L., A. E. Pusey, M. L. Wilson, I. C. Gilby, D. A. Collins, S. Kamenya and J. Goodall (2011). Long-term changes in the ecological factors surrounding the chimpanzees of Gombe National Park. Long Term Changes in Africa’s Rift Valley: Impacts on Biodiversity and Ecosystems. A. J. Plumptre. New York, Nova Science Publishers.

Oates, J., C. Tutin, T. Humle, M. Wilson, J. Baillie, Z. Balmforth, A. Blom, C. Boesch, D. Cox and T. Davenport (2009). Pan troglodytes, IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. get pdf

Pusey, A. E., L. P. Pintea, M. L. Wilson, S. Kamenya and J. Goodall (2007). The contribution of long-term research at Gombe National Park to chimpanzee conservation.  Conservation Biology 21(3): 623-634. get pdf

thoughts on primates, people, and evolution