Conservation Biology Research Papers/Publications

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Paladino, A. and Keys, R. 2007. Effects of habitat fragmentation by white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) on raccoon (Procyon lotor) home range


Heys, B. and Keys, R. 2006. The potential habitat fragmentation caused by white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) and its impact on nest predation.


Fleishmann, E. and Keys, R. 2007. Effects of environmental variables on plant communities in a ravine system in southwest Michigan.


Walker, C. and Keys, R. 2005. An Analysis of Habitat Structure and Corridor Connectivity for Wildlife at the Pierce Cedar Creek Institute.


Keys, R. 2004. The interactions between an orthodox Christian worldview and environmental attitudes and beliefs: for the purpose of developing better instructional practice in support of environmental/ecological attitudes and knowledge. Doctoral Dissertation, Western Michigan University.


Professional Presentations


Heys, B. and Keys, R. 2007. The potential habitat fragmentation caused by white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) and its impact on nest predation. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Meeting, Ferris State University, MI.


Fleishmann, E. and Keys, R. 2007. Effects of environmental variables on plant communities in a ravine system in southwest Michigan. Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, Letters Annual Meeting, Ferris State University, MI


Lemberg, D. and R. Keys. 2002. The potential impact of a changing landscape mosaic on Odocoileus virginianus at the Blandford Nature Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan. American Association of Geographers Conference. Los Angels, CA.