Teton Cougar Project Publications

Human-caused mortality influences spatial population dynamics: Pumas in landscapes with varying mortality risks. 2013. Jesse R. Newby, L. Scott Mills, Toni K. Ruth, Daniel H. Pletscher, Michael S. Mitchell, Howard B. Quigley, Kerry M. Murphy, Rich DeSimoneBiological Conservation. 159:230-239.

Variation in cougar (Puma concolor) predation habits during wolf (Canis lupus) recovery in the southern Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. 2013. T.D. Bartnick, T.R. Van Deelen, H.B. Quigley, and D. Craighead. Canadian Journal of Zoology.

The Teton Cougar Project: Cougar Ecology and Monitoring in the Southern Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Progress Report 2012.

Tracking Mountain Lions, Notes from the Field. 2012. Marilyn Cuthill. The Official Newsletter of the Cougar Fund. 2-3.

Cougar Survival and Source-Sink Structure on Greater Yellowstone’s Northern Range. 2011. Toni K. Ruth, Mark A. Haroldson, Kerry M. Murphy, Polly C. Buotte, Maurice G. Hornocker, Howard B. Quigley. The Journal of Wildlife Management 75 (6):1381-1398; 2011; DOI: 10.1002/jwmg.190.

Puma Dispersal Ecology in the Central Rocky Mountains. Jesse Ray Newby. Master of Science (Wildlife Biology) at The University of Montana. 2011.

Comparing ground telemetry and global positioning system methods to determine cougar kill rates. 2010. Ruth, T.K., Buotte, P.C., and H.B. Quigley. Journal of Wildlife Managements. 74:1122-1133.

Investigating Cougar Predation Habits in the Southern Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. 2010. Travis D. Bartnick MS Thesis, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI.

A Technique for Non-Invasively Detecting Stress Response in Cougars. 2004. Frances Bonier, Howard Quigley, Steven N. Austad. Wildlife Society Bulletin, Vol. 32, No. 3 (Autumn, 2004), pp.711-717, Published by: Allen Press.

Large-Carnivore Response to Recreational Big-Game Hunting along the Yellowstone National Park and Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness Boundary. 2003. Toni K. Ruth, Douglas W. Smith, Mark A Haroldson, Polly C. Buotte, Charles C. Schwartz, Howard B. Quigley, Steve Cherry, Kerry M. Murphy, Dan Tyers, Kevin Frey, Wildlife Society Bulletin, Vol. 31, No. 4 (Winter, 2003), pp. 1150-1161.

Assessing differential prey selection patterns between two sympatric large carnivores. 2003. Jason S. Husseman, Dennis L. Murray, Gary Power, Curt Mack, C. R. Wenger and Howard Quigley, Oikos Volume 101, Issue 3, pages 591-601, June 2003.