• 5028 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
1987 …2019
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Research Output 1987 2019

  • 5028 Citations
  • 34 h-Index
  • 93 Article
  • 3 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
2019
1 Citation (Scopus)

A tribute to a true conservation innovator, Brad McRae, 1966-2017

Lawler, J., Beier, P., Dickson, B. G., Fargione, J., Novembre, J. & Theobald, D., Apr 1 2019, In : Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology. 33, 2, p. 480-482 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Extinction vortex dynamics of top predators isolated by urbanization

Benson, J. F., Mahoney, P. J., Vickers, T. W., Sikich, J. A., Beier, P., Riley, S. P. D., Ernest, H. B. & Boyce, W. M., Apr 1 2019, In : Ecological Applications. 29, 3, e01868.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

vortex
urbanization
extinction
predator
mountain
4 Citations (Scopus)

To advance sustainable stewardship, we must document not only biodiversity but geodiversity

Schrodt, F., Bailey, J. J., Daniel Kissling, W., Rijsdijk, K. F., Seijmonsbergen, A. C., Van Ree, D., Hjort, J., Lawley, R. S., Williams, C. N., Anderson, M. G., Beier, P., Van Beukering, P., Boyd, D. S., Brilha, J., Carcavilla, L., Dahlin, K. M., Gill, J. C., Gordon, J. E., Gray, M., Grundy, M. & 9 others, Hunter, M. L., Lawler, J. J., Monge-Ganuzas, M., Royse, K. R., Stewart, I., Record, S., Turner, W., Zarnetske, P. L. & Field, R., Aug 13 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 33, p. 16155-161658 145504 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access

Towards an understanding of the drivers of broad-scale patterns of rarity-weighted richness for vertebrates

Albuquerque, F., Astudillo-Scalia, Y., Loyola, R. & Beier, P., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Biodiversity and Conservation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rarity
anthropogenic activities
vertebrate
vertebrates
reptiles
2018

A rule of thumb for widths of conservation corridors

Beier, P., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Conservation Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

corridor

Brad McRae (1966-2017)

Novembre, J., Beier, P., Fargione, J., Lawler, J. & Selkoe, K., Aug 1 2018, In : Molecular ecology. 27, 15, p. 3035-3036 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Circuit-theory applications to connectivity science and conservation

Dickson, B. G., Albano, C. M., Anantharaman, R., Beier, P., Fargione, J., Graves, T. A., Gray, M. E., Hall, K. R., Lawler, J. J., Leonard, P. B., Littlefield, C. E., McClure, M. L., Novembre, J., Schloss, C. A., Schumaker, N. H., Shah, V. B. & Theobald, D. M., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Conservation Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

connectivity
electronic circuits
fire behavior
conservation practices
organisms

Improving the use of environmental diversity as a surrogate for species representation

Albuquerque, F. & Beier, P., Jan 1 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. 8, 2, p. 852-858 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

p-median
environmental factors
biodiversity
environmental models
species diversity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Incorporating Social and Ecological Adaptive Capacity into Vulnerability Assessments and Management Decisions for Biodiversity Conservation

Petersen, B., Aslan, C., Stuart, D. & Beier, P., May 1 2018, In : BioScience. 68, 5, p. 371-380 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Southwestern United States
Aptitude
Climate Change
Biodiversity
ecoregions
3 Citations (Scopus)

Using MODIS NDVI phenoclasses and phenoclusters to characterize wildlife habitat: Mexican spotted owl as a case study

Hoagland, S. J., Beier, P. & Lee, D., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Forest Ecology and Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wildlife habitats
moderate resolution imaging spectroradiometer
Strigiformes
NDVI
MODIS
2017
50 Citations (Scopus)

A How-to Guide for Coproduction of Actionable Science

Beier, P., Hansen, L. J., Helbrecht, L. & Behar, D., May 1 2017, In : Conservation Letters. 10, 3, p. 288-296 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

managers
stakeholders
climate change
stakeholder
natural resource management
30 Citations (Scopus)

Habitat suitability is a poor proxy for landscape connectivity during dispersal and mating movements

Keeley, A. T. H., Beier, P., Keeley, B. W. & Fagan, M. E., May 1 2017, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 161, p. 90-102 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

home range
connectivity
habitat
animal
breeding
8 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity of resource selection and connectivity models to landscape definition

Zeller, K. A., McGarigal, K., Cushman, S. A., Beier, P., Vickers, T. W. & Boyce, W. M., Apr 1 2017, In : Landscape Ecology. 32, 4, p. 835-855 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resource selection
connectivity
resources
habitat
agricultural product
8 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial and temporal response of wildlife to recreational activities in the San Francisco Bay ecoregion

Reilly, M. L., Tobler, M. W., Sonderegger, D. L. & Beier, P., Mar 1 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 207, p. 117-126 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recreational activity
ecoregion
ecoregions
recreation
activity pattern
2016
13 Citations (Scopus)

Completing the system: Opportunities and challenges for a national habitat conservation system

Aycrigg, J. L., Groves, C., Hilty, J. A., Scott, J. M., Beier, P., Boyce, D. A., Figg, D., Hamilton, H., Machlis, G., Muller, K., Rosenberg, K. V., Sauvajot, R. M., Shaffer, M. & Wentworth, R., Sep 1 2016, In : BioScience. 66, 9, p. 774-784 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

habitat conservation
Ecosystem
biodiversity
Biodiversity
infrastructure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Downscaling patterns of complementarity to a finer resolution and its implications for conservation prioritization

de Albuquerque, F. S. & Beier, P., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Ecology and Evolution.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prioritization
complementarity
downscaling
atlas
bird
31 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating landscape resistance from habitat suitability: effects of data source and nonlinearities

Keeley, A. T. H., Beier, P. & Gagnon, J. W., Apr 25 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape Ecology. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nonlinearity
habitat
desert
sheep
animal

Evaluating β diversity as a surrogate for species representation at fine scale

Beier, P. & Albuquerque, F., Mar 1 2016, In : PLoS One. 11, 3, e151048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodiversity
species diversity
Conservation
Birds
Atlases
9 Citations (Scopus)

Identifying habitat cores and corridors for the Iranian black bear in Iran

Almasieh, K., Kaboli, M. & Beier, P., May 1 2016, In : Ursus. 27, 1, p. 18-30 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Iran
habitat
habitats
habitat corridor
roads
18 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of separating home range and dispersal movements on characterizing corridors and effective distances

Blazquez-Cabrera, S., Gastón, A., Beier, P., Garrote, G., Simón, M. Á. & Saura, S., Jul 5 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape Ecology. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

home range
habitat
GPS
costs
telemetry
2 Citations (Scopus)

Predicted rarity-weighted richness, a new tool to prioritize sites for species representation

Albuquerque, F. & Beier, P., Nov 1 2016, In : Ecology and Evolution. 6, 22, p. 8107-8114 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rarity
planning
species inventory
biogeography
biodiversity
25 Citations (Scopus)

Response to agriculture by a woodland species depends on cover type and behavioural state: Insights from resident and dispersing Iberian lynx

Gastón, A., Blázquez-Cabrera, S., Garrote, G., Mateo-Sánchez, M. C., Beier, P., Simón, M. A. & Saura, S., 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Applied Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

woodland
agriculture
agricultural land
home range
shrubland
2015
14 Citations (Scopus)

Adapting California's ecosystems to a changing climate

Chornesky, E. A., Ackerly, D. D., Beier, P., Davis, F. W., Flint, L. E., Lawler, J. J., Moyle, P. B., Moritz, M. A., Scoonover, M., Byrd, K., Alvarez, P., Heller, N. E., Micheli, E. R. & Weiss, S. B., 2015, In : BioScience. 65, 3, p. 247-262 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate
Ecosystem
climate change
ecosystems
planning
25 Citations (Scopus)

A review of selection-based tests of abiotic surrogates for species representation

Beier, P., Sutcliffe, P., Hjort, J., Faith, D. P., Pressey, R. L. & Albuquerque, F., Jun 1 2015, In : Conservation Biology. 29, 3, p. 668-679 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

planning
species inventory
testing
prioritization
conservation planning
3 Citations (Scopus)

Bolder thinking for conservation

Noss, R. F., Dobson, A. P., Baldwin, R., Beier, P., Davis, C. R., Dellasala, D. A., Francis, J., Locke, H., Nowak, K., Lopez, R., Reining, C., Trombulak, S. C. & Tabor, G., Jan 1 2015, Protecting the Wild: Parks and Wilderness the Foundation for Conservation. Island Press-Center for Resource Economics , p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Shyness
Expert Testimony
Economics
expert opinion
Growth
23 Citations (Scopus)

Case studies of conservation plans that incorporate geodiversity

Anderson, M. G., Comer, P. J., Beier, P., Lawler, J. J., Schloss, C. A., Buttrick, S., Albano, C. M. & Faith, D. P., Jun 1 2015, In : Conservation Biology. 29, 3, p. 680-691 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

geodiversity
biodiversity
case studies
climate change
connectivity
43 Citations (Scopus)

Conserving biodiversity: Practical guidance about climate change adaptation approaches in support of land-use planning

Schmitz, O. J., Lawler, J. J., Beier, P., Groves, C., Knight, G., Boyce, D. A., Bulluck, J., Johnston, K. M., Klein, M. L., Muller, K., Pierce, D. J., Singleton, W. R., Strittholt, J. R., Theobald, D. M., Trombulak, S. C. & Trainor, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Natural Areas Journal. 35, 1, p. 190-203 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land use planning
biodiversity
conservation planning
climate
ecosystem function
22 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental diversity as a surrogate for species representation

Beier, P. & de Albuquerque, F. S., Oct 1 2015, In : Conservation Biology. 29, 5, p. 1401-1410 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

birds
bird
vertebrates
testing
mammals
19 Citations (Scopus)

Global patterns and environmental correlates of high-priority conservation areas for vertebrates

Albuquerque, F. & Beier, P., Aug 1 2015, In : Journal of Biogeography. 42, 8, p. 1397-1405 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

protected area
conservation areas
vertebrate
vertebrates
species diversity
20 Citations (Scopus)
prioritization
Integer programming
Heuristic algorithms
Conservation
planning
40 Citations (Scopus)

Special Section: Conserving Nature's Stage

Beier, P., Hunter, M. L. & Anderson, M., Jun 1 2015, In : Conservation Biology. 29, 3, p. 613-617 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geological Phenomena
geological phenomena
species conservation
Climate Change
Biodiversity
2 Citations (Scopus)

Supporting underrepresented forests in Mesoamerica

de Albuquerque, F. S., Benito, B., Beier, P., Assunção-Albuquerque, M. J. & Cayuela, L., Jul 1 2015, In : Natureza e Conservacao. 13, 2, p. 152-158 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

protected area
biome
dry forest
forest cover
nongovernmental organization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Using abiotic variables to predict importance of sites for species representation

Albuquerque, F. & Beier, P., Oct 1 2015, In : Conservation Biology. 29, 5, p. 1390-1400 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

planning
biodiversity
ecologists
tropics
conservation areas
38 Citations (Scopus)

Using step and path selection functions for estimating resistance to movement: pumas as a case study

Zeller, K. A., McGarigal, K., Cushman, S. A., Beier, P., Vickers, T. W. & Boyce, W. M., Nov 2 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Landscape Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

GPS
habitat
sampling
regression
prediction
2014
34 Citations (Scopus)

Estimating landscape resistance to dispersal

Graves, T., Chandler, R. B., Royle, J. A., Beier, P. & Kendall, K. C., 2014, In : Landscape Ecology. 29, 7, p. 1201-1211 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cost
costs
connectivity
habitat
ecology
12 Citations (Scopus)

Response variables for evaluation of the effectiveness of conservation corridors

Gregory, A. J. & Beier, P., 2014, In : Conservation Biology. 28, 3, p. 689-695 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene Flow
gene flow
Costs and Cost Analysis
cost
migratory behavior
58 Citations (Scopus)

Sensitivity of landscape resistance estimates based on point selection functions to scale and behavioral state: Pumas as a case study

Zeller, K. A., McGarigal, K., Beier, P., Cushman, S. A., Vickers, T. W. & Boyce, W. M., Mar 2014, In : Landscape Ecology. 29, 3, p. 541-557 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resource use
habitat
resource selection
animal
resources
2013
60 Citations (Scopus)

Biological corridors and connectivity

Cushman, S. A., Mcrae, B., Adriaensen, F., Beier, P., Shirley, M. & Zeller, K., Feb 25 2013, Key Topics in Conservation Biology 2. John Wiley and Sons, p. 384-404 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

biological corridors
connectivity
Costs and Cost Analysis
Expert Testimony
modeling
64 Citations (Scopus)

Current approaches using genetic distances produce poor estimates of landscape resistance to interindividual dispersal

Graves, T. A., Beier, P. & Royle, J. A., Aug 2013, In : Molecular Ecology. 22, 15, p. 3888-3903 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gene Flow
genetic distance
Stochastic Processes
Genetic Models
gene flow
2 Citations (Scopus)

Going public: scientific advocacy and North American wildlife conservation

Schaefer, J. A. & Beier, P., Jun 2013, In : International Journal of Environmental Studies. 70, 3, p. 429-437 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

advocacy
nature conservation
Conservation
conservation
science
2012
8 Citations (Scopus)

Balancing Precision and Risk: Should Multiple Detection Methods Be Analyzed Separately in N-Mixture Models?

Graves, T. A., Royle, J. A., Kendall, K. C., Beier, P., Stetz, J. B. & Macleod, A. C., Dec 12 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 12, e49410.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methodology
Spatial distribution
Population
Ursidae
Ursus arctos
109 Citations (Scopus)

Bolder Thinking for Conservation

Noss, R. F., Dobson, A. P., Baldwin, R., Beier, P., Davis, C. R., Dellasala, D. A., Francis, J., Locke, H., Nowak, K., Lopez, R., Reining, C., Trombulak, S. C. & Tabor, G., Feb 2012, In : Conservation Biology. 26, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Comparing Linkage Designs Based on Land Facets to Linkage Designs Based on Focal Species

Brost, B. M. & Beier, P., Nov 12 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 11, e48965.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecosystem
Breeding
Conservation
Climate Change
Soil
22 Citations (Scopus)

Conceptualizing and designing corridors for climate change

Beier, P., Dec 2012, In : Ecological Restoration. 30, 4, p. 312-319 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
filter
climate
corridor
recolonization
18 Citations (Scopus)

Desperately seeking stable 50-year-old landscapes with patches and long, wide corridors

Beier, P. & Gregory, A. J., Jan 2012, In : PLoS Biology. 10, 1, e1001253.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wilderness
Environment Design
Urban Renewal
design for environment
wilderness
1 Citation (Scopus)

There is no evidence that the forest service's goshawk recommendations improve goshawk nest productivity

Beier, P. & Ingraldi, M. F., Mar 2012, In : Wildlife Society Bulletin. 36, 1, p. 153-154 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nest
productivity
breeding
recommendation
services
112 Citations (Scopus)

The role of landscape connectivity in planning and implementing conservation and restoration priorities

Rudnick, D. A., Ryan, S. J., Beier, P., Cushman, S. A., Dieffenbach, F., Epps, C. W., Gerber, L. R., Hartter, J., Jenness, J. S., Kintsch, J., Merenlender, A. M., Perkl, R. M., Preziosi, D. V. & Trombulak, S. C., 2012, In : Issues in Ecology. 16, p. 1-23 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Restoration
connectivity
Conservation
Planning
Climate change
46 Citations (Scopus)

Use of land facets to design linkages for climate change

Brost, B. M. & Beier, P., Jan 2012, In : Ecological Applications. 22, 1, p. 87-103 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate change
land cover
species occurrence
cost analysis
patchiness
2 Citations (Scopus)

Weathered antlers as a source of DNA

Lopez, R. G. & Beier, P., Jun 2012, In : Wildlife Society Bulletin. 36, 2, p. 380-382 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

weathering
DNA
deer
decomposition
87 Citations (Scopus)

Where to Restore Ecological Connectivity? Detecting Barriers and Quantifying Restoration Benefits

McRae, B. H., Hall, S. A., Beier, P. & Theobald, D. M., Dec 27 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 12, e52604.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Restoration
Conservation
complement
Purchasing
Climate change