University of Vermont

James D. Murdoch (Jed)

Murdoch Publications Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) in Mongolia. Credit: R. Reading

Selected Publications

Journal of Wildlife Management cover article

Davie, H., P. A. Stokowski, L. Ankhbayar, and J. D. Murdoch. In press. Herders and wolves in post-Soviet society: an ethnographic study in Mongolia's Ikh Nart Nature Reserve. Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

Halloran, K., J. D. Murdoch, and M. S. Becker. 2014. Applying computer-aided photo-identification to messy datasets: a case study of Thornicroft’s giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis thornicrofti). African Journal of Ecology, in press.

Davie, H., J. Murdoch, A. Lkhagvasuren, and R. Reading. 2014. Measuring and mapping the influence of landscape factors on livestock predation by wolves in Mongolia. Journal of Arid Environments 103:85-91.

Murdoch, J., H. Davie, M. Galbadrah, T. Donovan, and R. P. Reading. 2013. Do Siberian marmots influence toad-headed agama occupancy? Examining the influence of marmot colonies and three steppe habitats in Mongolia. Journal of Arid Environments 92:76-80.

Becker, M., R. McRobb, F. Watson, E. Droge, B. Kanyembo, J. Murdoch, and C. Kakumbi. 2013. Evaluating wire-snare poaching trends and the impacts of by-catch on elephants and large carnivores. Biological Conservation 158:26-36.

Munkhzul, T., B. Buuveibaatar, J. Murdoch, R. Reading, and R. Samiya. 2012. Factors affecting home ranges of red foxes in Ikh Nart Nature Reserve, Mongolia. Mongolian Journal of Biological Sciences 10:51-58.

Murdoch, J., T. Munkhzul, S. Buyandelger, and C. Sillero-Zubiri. 2010. Survival and cause-specific mortality of corsac and red foxes in Mongolia. Journal of Wildlife Management 74:59-64.

Murdoch, J., T. Munkhzul, S. Buyandelger, R. Reading, and C. Sillero-Zubiri. 2010. Seasonal food habits of corsac and red foxes in Mongolia and the potential for competition. Mammalian Biology 75:36-44.

Murdoch, J., T. Munkhzul, S. Buyandelger, R. Reading, and C. Sillero-Zubiri. 2009. The Endangered Siberian marmot Marmota sibirica as a keystone species? Observations and implications of burrow use by corsac foxes Vulpes corsac in Mongolia. Oryx 43:431-434.

Murdoch, J., S. Buyandelger, and B. Cypher. 2009. Patterns of seed occurrence in corsac and red fox diets in Mongolia. Journal of Arid Environments 73:381-384.

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