BCI Staff Publications
In Chronological Order 

Shapiro, J. T. et al. 2021. Setting the terms for zoonotic diseases: effective communication for research, conservation, and public policy. Viruses 13:1356. https://doi.org/10.3390/v13071356  

Cheng, T. L. et al. 2021. The scope and severity of white-nose syndrome on hibernating bats in North America. Conservation Biology:1–12.Cheng, T. L., Reichard, J. D., Coleman, J. T. H., Weller, T. J., Thogmartin, W. E., Reichert, B., … Frick, W. F. (2021). The scope and severity of White-nose Syndrome on hibernating bats in North America. Conservation Biology, 1-12. https://doi.org/10.1111/cobi.13739  

Frick, W. F., Russell, A., & Gillam, E. H. (2021). Contributions of women and creating a culture of inclusivity at the North American Society for Bat Research. In B. K. Lim (Ed.), 50 Years of Bat Research, Fascinating Life Sciences (pp. 23–40). Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-54727-1_2  

Frick, W. F. (2021). Book review: Phyllostomid Bats: A Unique Mammalian Radiation, Theodore H. Fleming, Liliana M. D´avalos, Marco A. R. Mello (Eds.). The University of Chicago Press (2020).10.7208/chicago/9780226696263.001.0001. Biological Conservation256(March), 109061. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109061  

Piccioli Cappelli, M., Blakey, R. V., Taylor, D., Flanders, J., Badeen, T., Butts, S., Frick, W. F., Rebelo, H. (2021). Limited refugia and high velocity range-shifts predicted for bat communities in drought-risk areas of the Northern Hemisphere. Global Ecology and Conservation28, e01608. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gecco.2021.e01608  

Reichert, B., Bayless, M., Cheng, T. L., Coleman, J. T. H., Francis, C. M., Frick, W. F., … Weller, T. J. (2021). NABat: A top-down, bottom-up solution to collaborative continental-scale monitoring. Ambio, 50:901-913. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01411-y  

Seewagen, C. L., & Adams, A. M. (2021). Turning to the dark side : LED light at night alters the activity and species composition of a foraging bat assemblage in the northeastern United States. Ecology and Evolution11(10), 5635–5645. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.7466  

Simmons, N. B., Flanders, J. O. N., Moïse, E., & Fils, B. (2021). A new dichromatic species of Myotis (Chiroptera: Vespertilionidae) from the Nimba Mountains, Guinea. American Museum Novitates2020(3963), 1–40. https://doi.org/10.1206/3963.1  

 Sutherland, W. J., Downey, H., Frick, W. F., Tinsley-Marshall, P., & McPherson, T. (2021). Planning practical evidence-based decision making in conservation within time constraints: the Strategic Evidence Assessment Framework. Journal for Nature Conservation60, 125975. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnc.2021.125975  

Rocha, R., Aziz, S. A., Brook, C. E., Carvalho, W. D., Cooper-Bohannon, R., Frick, W. F., et al., Webala, P. W. (2020). Bat conservation and zoonotic disease risk: a research agenda to prevent misguided persecution in the aftermath of COVID-19. Animal Conservation, 1–5. https://doi.org/10.1111/acv.12636 

Olival, K. J., Cryan, P. M., Amman, B. R., Baric, R. S., Blehert, D. S., Brook, C. E., Calisher, C. G., Castle, K. T., Coleman, J. T. H., Daszak, P., Epstein, J. H., Field, H., Frick, W. F.,  et al. Wang, L.-F. (2020). Possibility for reverse zoonotic transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to free-ranging wildlife: a case study of bats. PLoS PathogensIn Press, 1–19. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1008758 

Bernard, R. F., Reichard, J. D., Coleman, J. T. H., Blackwood, J. C., Verant, M. L., Segers, J. L., Lorch, J. M., White, J. P., Moore, M. S., Russell, A. L., Katz, R. A., Linder, D. L., Toomey, R. S., Turner, G. G., Frick, W. F., Vonhof, M. J., Willis, C. K. R., Grant, E. H. C. (2020). Identifying research needs to inform White‐nose Syndrome management decisions. Conservation Science and Practice2(8), 1–17. https://doi.org/10.1111/csp2.220 

Hoyt, J. R., Langwig, K. E., Sun, K., Parise, K. L., Li, A., Wang, Y., et al., Frick, W. F., Foster, J. T., Fend, J., Kilpatrick, A. M. (2020). Environmental reservoir dynamics predict global infection patterns and population impacts for the fungal disease White-nose Syndrome. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America117(13), 7255–7262. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1914794117 

Whitby, M. D., Kieran, T. J., Glenn, T. C., & Allen, C. (2020). Agricultural pests consumed by common bat species in the United States corn belt: the importance of DNA primer choice. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment303(July), 107105. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2020.107105 

Ange-Stark, M., Cheng, T. L., Hoyt, J. R., Langwig, K. E., Parise, K. L., Frick, W. F., Kilpatrick, A. M., MacManes, M. D., Foster, J. T. (2019). White-nose Syndrome restructures bat skin microbiomes. BioRxiv, 614842. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1101/614842 

Bratman, G. N., Anderson, C. B., Berman, M. G., Cochran, B., de Vries, S., Flanders, J. et al. Daily, G. C. (2019). Nature and mental health: an ecosystem service perspective. Science Advances5(7). https://doi.org/10.1126/sciadv.aax0903 

Cheng, T. L., Gerson, A., Moore, M. S., Reichard, J. D., DeSimone, J., Willis, C. K. R., et al. Kilpatrick, A. M. (2019). Higher fat stores contribute to persistence of little brown bat populations with White-nose Syndrome. Journal of Animal Ecology88(4), 591–600. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2656.12954 

Dávalos, L. M., Lancaster, W. C., Núñez-Novas, M. S., León, Y. M., Lei, B., Flanders, J., & Russell, A. L. (2019). A coalescent-based estimator of genetic drift, and acoustic divergence in the Pteronotus parnellii species complex. Heredity122(4), 417–427. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41437-018-0129-3 

Frick, W. F. (2019). Review of A bat’s end: the Christmas Island Pipistrelle and extinction in Australia. Vol. 95(2), pp. 164–165. https://doi.org/10.1086/709076 

Frick, W. F., Kingston, T., & Flanders, J. (2019). A review of the major threats and challenges to global bat conservation. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences1469(1), 5–25. https://doi.org/10.1111/nyas.14045 

Hoyt, J. R., Langwig, K. E., White, J. P., Kaarakka, H. M., Redell, J. A., Parise, K. L., et al., Frick, W. F., Kilpatrick, A. M. (2019). Field trial of a probiotic bacteria to protect bats from White-nose Syndrome. Scientific Reports9(1), 1–9. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-45453-z 

Steel, Z. L., Campos, B., Frick, W. F., Burnett, R., & Safford, H. D. (2019). The effects of wildfire severity and pyrodiversity on bat occupancy and diversity in fire-suppressed forests. Scientific Reports9(1), 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-52875-2 

Stepanian, P. M., Wainwright, C. E., Frick, W. F., & Kelly, J. F. (2019). Weather surveillance radar as an objective tool for monitoring bat phenology and biogeography. The Journal of Engineering2019(20), 7062–7064. https://doi.org/10.1049/joe.2019.0595 

Arteaga, M. C., Medellín, R. A., Luna-Ortíz, P. A., Heady, P. A., & Frick, W. F. (2018). Genetic diversity distribution among seasonal colonies of a nectar-feeding bat (Leptonycteris yerbabuenae) in the Baja California Peninsula. Mammalian Biology92(2010), 78–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mambio.2018.04.008 

Frick, W. F., Heady, P. A., Earl, A. D., Arteaga, M. C., Cortés-Calva, P., & Medellín, R. A. (2018). Seasonal ecology of a migratory nectar-feeding bat at the edge of its range. Journal of Mammalogy99(5), 1072–1081. https://doi.org/10.1093/jmammal/gyy088 

Frick, W. F., Krauel, J. J., Broadfoot, K. R., Kelly, J. F., & Chilson, P. B. (2018). The lofty lives of aerial consumers: linking population ecology and aeroecology. Aeroecology, 379–399. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-68576-2_15 

Hoyt, J. R., Langwig, K. E., White, J. P., Kaarakka, H. M., Redell, J. A., Kurta, A., et al. Frick, F. F.,  Kilpatrick, A. M. (2018). Cryptic connections illuminate pathogen transmission within community networks. Nature563(7733), 710–713. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-018-0720-z 

Moore, M. S., Field, K. A., Behr, M. J., Turner, G. G., Furze, M. E., Stern, D. W. F., et al. Reeder, D. A. M. (2018). Energy conserving thermoregulatory patterns and lower disease severity in a bat resistant to the impacts of White-nose Syndrome. Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology188(1), 163–176. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00360-017-1109-2 

Shipley, J. R., Kelly, J. F., & Frick, W. F. (2018). Toward integrating citizen science and radar data for migrant bird conservation. Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation4(2), 127–136. https://doi.org/10.1002/rse2.62 

Tobin, A., Corbett, R. J. M., Walker, F. M., & Chambers, C. L. (2018). Acceptance of bats to gates at abandoned mines. Journal of Wildlife Management82(7), 1345–1358. https://doi.org/10.1002/jwmg.21498 

Weller, T. J., Rodhouse, T. J., Neubaum, D. J., Ormsbee, P. C., Dixon, R. D., Popp, D. L., et al., Thomas, S. C., Oliver, G. V., Navo, K. W. (2018). A review of bat hibernacula across the western United States: implications for White-nose Syndrome surveillance and management. PLoS ONE13(10), 1–20. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0205647 

Aliperti, J. R., Kelt, D. A., Heady, P. A., & Frick, W. F. (2017). Using behavioral and stable isotope data to quantify rare dietary plasticity in a temperate bat. Journal of Mammalogy, (x), gyw196. https://doi.org/10.1093/jmammal/gyw196 

Frick, W. F., Baerwald, E. F., Pollock, J. F., Barclay, R. M. R., Szymanski, J. A., Weller, T. J., et al. McGuire, L. P. (2017). Fatalities at wind turbines may threaten population viability of a migratory bat. Biological Conservation209, 172–177. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2017.02.023 

Frick, W. F., Cheng, T. L., Langwig, K. E., Hoyt, J. R., Janicki, A. F., Parise, K. L., et al. Kilpatrick, A. M. (2017). Pathogen dynamics during invasion and establishment of White-Nose syndrome explain mechanisms of host persistence. Ecology98(3), 624–631. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.1706 

Langwig, K. E., Hoyt, J. R., Parise, K. L., Frick, W. F., Foster, J. T., & Kilpatrick, A. M. (2017). Resistance in persisting bat populations after White-nose Syndrome invasion. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences372(1712). https://doi.org/10.1098/rstb.2016.0044 

Voigt, C. C., Frick, W. F., Holderied, M. W., Holland, R., Kerth, G., Mello, M. A. R., et al. Yovel, Y. (2017). Principles and patterns of bat movements: from aerodynamics to ecology. The Quarterly Review of Biology92(3), 267–287. https://doi.org/10.1086/693847 

Hein, C. D., & Schirmacher, M. R. (2016). Impact of wind energy on bats: A summary of our current knowledge. Human-Wildlife Interactions10(1), 19–27. https://doi.org/10.26077/x7ew-6349 

Weller, T. J., Castle, K. T., Liechti, F., Hein, C. D., Schirmacher, M. R., & Cryan, P. M. (2016). First direct evidence of long-distance seasonal movements and hibernation in a migratory bat. Scientific Reports6(October), 1–7. https://doi.org/10.1038/srep34585 

Castle, K. T., Weller, T. J., Cryan, P. M., Hein, C. D., & Schirmacher, M. R. (2015). Using sutures to attach miniature tracking tags to small bats for multimonth movement and behavioral studies. Ecology and Evolution5(14), 2980–2989. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.1584 

Cryan, P. M., Gorresen, P. M., Hein, C. D., Schirmacher, M. R., Diehl, R. H., Huso, M. M., et al. Dalton, D. C. (2014). Behavior of bats at wind turbines. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America111(42), 15126–15131. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1406672111 

Arnett, E. B., Barclay, R. M. R., & Hein, C. D. (2013). Thresholds for bats killed by wind turbines. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment11(4), 171. https://doi.org/10.1890/1540-9295-11.4.171 

Arnett, E. B., Hein, C. D., Schirmacher, M. R., Huso, M. M. P., & Szewczak, J. M. (2013). Evaluating the effectiveness of an ultrasonic acoustic deterrent for reducing bat fatalities at wind turbines. PLoS ONE8(6), 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0065794 

Arnett, E. B., Huso, M. M. P., Schirmacher, M. R., & Hayes, J. P. (2011). Altering turbine speed reduces bat mortality at wind-energy facilities. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment9(4), 209–214. https://doi.org/10.1890/100103