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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.

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G. L. Kirkland, Jr. and R. S. Ostfeld, “Factors influencing variation among states in the number of federally listed and candidate mammals in the United States”, J. Mammal, vol. 80, p. 711-719, 1999.
R. S. Ostfeld, “The fence effect reconsidered”, Oikos, vol. 70, p. 340-348, 1994.
J. Van Buskirk and R. S. Ostfeld, “Habitat heterogeneity, dispersal, and local risk of exposure to Lyme disease”, Ecol. Appl., vol. 8, p. 365-378, 1998.
M. T. Shaw, F. Keesing, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Herbivory on Acacia seedlings in an east African savanna”, Oikos, vol. 98, p. 385-392, 2002.
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.
S. S. Myers, et al., “Human health impacts of ecosystem alteration”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 110, no. 47, p. 18753 - 18760, 2013.
L. E. Schwanz, M. A. Previtali, M. Gomes-Solecki, D. Brisson, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Immunochallenge reduces risk sensitivity during foraging in white-footed mice”, Anim. Behav., vol. 83, p. 155-161, 2012.
K. M. LoGiudice, S. T. K. Duerr, M. J. Newhouse, K. A. Schmidt, M. E. Killilea, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Impact of host community composition on Lyme disease risk”, Ecology, vol. 89, p. 2841-2849, 2008.
A. Swei, R. S. Ostfeld, R. S. Lane, and C. J. Briggs, “Impact of the experimental removal of lizards on Lyme disease risk”, P. Roy. Soc. B.-Biol. Sci., vol. 278, p. 2970-2978, 2011.
L. E. Schwanz, D. Brisson, M. Gomes-Solecki, and R. S. Ostfeld, “The impact of the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi on white-footed mice: implications for the ecology of Lyme disease”, Integr. Comp. Biol, vol. 49, p. E153-E153, 2009.
A. Swei, C. J. Briggs, R. S. Lane, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Impacts of an Introduced Forest Pathogen on the Risk of Lyme Disease in California”, Vector-Borne Zoonot. Dis., vol. 12, p. 623-632, 2012.
F. Keesing, et al., “Impacts of biodiversity on the emergence and transmission of infectious diseases”, Nature, vol. 468, p. 647-652, 2010.
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.
R. S. Ostfeld, “The importance of interactions in the population ecology of the vole Clethrionomys rufocanus”, Res. Popul. Ecol., vol. 40, p. 131-133, 1998.
R. J. Winchcombe and R. S. Ostfeld, “Indexing deer numbers with spotlighting: a long-term study of a managed deer population”, Northeast. Wildl., vol. 56, p. 31-38, 2001.
K. A. Schmidt, R. S. Ostfeld, and E. M. Schauber, “Infestation of Peromyscus leucopus and Tamias striatus by the blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae), in relation to the abundance of hosts and parasites”, J. Med. Ent., vol. 36, p. 749-757, 1999.
S. Carver, A. Bestall, A. Jardine, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Influence of hosts on the ecology of arboviral transmission: Potential mechanisms influencing dengue, Murray Valley encephalitis, and Ross River virus in Australia”, Vector-Borne Zoonot., vol. 9, 2009.
J. L. Schnurr, R. S. Ostfeld, and C. D. Canham, “The Influence of Nearest Seed Neighbors on Seed Removal in Deciduous Forests”, Northeast. Nat., vol. 19, p. 43-48, 2012.
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.
K. M. LoGiudice and R. S. Ostfeld, “Interactions between mammals and trees: predation on mammal-dispersed seeds and the effect of ambient food”, Oecologia, vol. 130, p. 420-425, 2002.
R. S. Ostfeld, C. D. Canham, and S. R. Pugh, “Intrinsic density-dependent regulation of vole populations”, Nature, vol. 366, p. 259-261, 1993.
K. A. Schmidt, L. Nelis, N. Briggs, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Invasive shrubs and songbird nesting success: Effects of climatic variability and predator abundance”, Ecol. Appl., vol. 15, p. 258-265, 2005.
J. Foley, D. Clifford, K. Castle, P. Cryan, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Investigating and Managing the Rapid Emergence of White-Nose Syndrome, a Novel, Fatal, Infectious Disease of Hibernating Bats”, Conserv. Biol., vol. 25, p. 223-231, 2011.
A. P. Dupuis, R. J. Peters, M. A. Prusinski, R. C. Falco, R. S. Ostfeld, and L. D. Kramer, “Isolation of deer tick virus (Powassan virus, lineage II) from Ixodes scapularis and detection of antibody in vertebrate hosts sampled in the Hudson Valley, New York State”, Parasites & Vectors, vol. 6, no. 185, 2013.
D. Brisson, C. Brinkley, P. T. Humphrey, B. D. Kemps, and R. S. Ostfeld, “It takes a community to raise the prevalence of a zoonotic pathogen”, Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis., 2011.

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