The Institute communicates its scientific and educational information in a number of ways. One major outlet is peer-reviewed publications and reports.  Cary Institute staff regularly publish in the best-rated journals in their respective fields.

Export 60 results:
Sort by: Author Title [ Type (Desc)] Year
Filters: Author is Keesing, Felicia  [Clear All Filters]
Journal Article
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Straw men don’t get Lyme disease: response to Wood and Lafferty”, Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 2013.
R. S. Ostfeld, G. Glass, and F. Keesing, “Spatial epidemiology: An emerging (or re-emerging) discipline”, Trends Ecol. Evol., vol. 20, p. 328-336, 2005.
R. S. Ostfeld, P. Roy, W. Haumaier, L. Canter, F. Keesing, and E. Rowton, “Sand fly (Lutzomyia vexator) (Diptera: Psychodidae) populations in upstate New York: Abundance, microhabitat, and phenology”, J. Med. Ent., vol. 41, p. 774-778, 2004.
A. P. Dobson, et al., “Sacred cows and sympathetic squirrels: The importance of biological diversity to human health”, PLoS Medicine, vol. 3, p. e231, 2006.
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “The role of biodiversity in the ecology of vector-borne zoonotic diseases”, Can. J. Zool., vol. 78, p. 2061-2078, 2000.
M. H. Hersh, M. Tibbetts, M. Strauss, R. S. Ostfeld, and F. Keesing, “Reservoir Competence of Wildlife Host Species for Babesia microti”, Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 18, no. 12, 2012.
F. Keesing, et al., “Reservoir Competence of Vertebrate Hosts for Anaplasma phagocytophilum”, Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 18, no. 12, p. 2013 - 2013, 2012.
M. A. Previtali, R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, A. E. Jolles, R. Hanselmann, and L. B. Martin, “Relationship between pace of life and immune responses in wild rodents”, Oikos, vol. 121, p. 1483-1492, 2012.
T. Levi, F. Keesing, R. D. Holt, M. Barfield, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Quantifying dilution and amplification in a community of hosts for tick-borne pathogens”, Ecological Applications, vol. 26, no. 2, p. 484 - 498, 2016.
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Pulsed resources and community dynamics of consumers in terrestrial ecosystems”, Trends Ecol. Evol., vol. 15, p. 232-237, 2000.
F. Keesing, et al., “Prevalence of Human-Active and Variant 1 Strains of the Tick-Borne Pathogen Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Hosts and Forests of Eastern North America”, American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol. 91, no. 2, p. 302 - 309, 2014.
J. Pusenius, R. S. Ostfeld, and F. Keesing, “Patch selection and tree seedling predation by resident vs. immigrant meadow voles”, Ecology, vol. 81, p. 2951-2956, 2000.
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Oh the locusts sang, then they dropped dead”, Science, vol. 306, p. 1488-1489, 2004.
J. M. Jeschke, F. Keesing, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Novel Organisms: Comparing Invasive Species, GMOs, and Emerging Pathogens”, AMBIO, 2013.
J. R. Goheen, F. Keesing, B. F. Allan, D. Misurelli-Ogada, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Net effects of large mammals on Acacia seedling survival in an African savanna”, Ecology, vol. 85, p. 1555-1561, 2004.
J. L. Brunner, et al., “Molting success of Ixodes scapularis varies among individual blood meal hosts and species”, J. Med. Ent., vol. 48, p. 860-866, 2011.
F. Keesing, “The Messy Work of Saving Lions”, BioScience, vol. 66, no. 4, p. 327 - 328, 2016.
F. Keesing and R. S. Ostfeld, “Linking dispersal and population dynamics of white-footed mice to community dynamics in a patchy landscape: a prospectus for research. [in Russian]”, Siberian J. Ecol., vol. 1, p. 15-22, 1999.
R. S. Ostfeld, T. Levi, A. E. Jolles, L. B. Martin, P. R. Hosseini, and F. Keesing, “Life History and Demographic Drivers of Reservoir Competence for Three Tick-Borne Zoonotic Pathogens”, PLoS ONE, vol. 9, no. 9, p. e107387, 2014.
V. O. Ezenwa, et al., “Interdisciplinarity and Infectious Diseases: An Ebola Case Study”, PLOS Pathogens, vol. 11, no. 8, p. e1004992, 2014.
R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, C. G. Jones, C. D. Canham, and G. M. Lovett, “Integrative ecology and the dynamics of species in oak forests”, Integr. Biol, vol. 1, p. 178-186, 1998.
D. L. Ogada, M. E. Gadd, R. S. Ostfeld, T. P. Young, and F. Keesing, “Impacts of large herbivorous mammals on bird diversity and abundance in an African savanna”, Oecologia, vol. 156, p. 387-397, 2008.
F. Keesing, et al., “Impacts of biodiversity on the emergence and transmission of infectious diseases”, Nature, vol. 468, p. 647-652, 2010.
F. Keesing, et al., “Hosts as ecological traps for the vector of Lyme disease”, P. Roy. Soc. B.-Biol. Sci., vol. 276, p. 3911-3919, 2009.


Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies | Millbrook, New York 12545 | Tel (845) 677-5343

Privacy Policy Copyright © 2016