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 65 results:
Sort by: Author [ Title (Asc)] Type Year
Filters: Author is Keesing, Felicia  [Clear All Filters]
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Biodiversity and disease risk: the case of Lyme disease”, Conserv. Biol., vol. 14, p. 722-728, 2000.
R. S. Ostfeld, M. Thomas, and F. Keesing, “Biodiversity and ecosystem function: perspectives on disease”, in S. Naeem, D. Bunker, A. Hector, M. Loreau, and C. Perrings, eds. Biodiversity and Human Impacts, 2009, p. 209-216.
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Biodiversity and Human Health”, in S. Levin, Encyclopedia of Biodiversity, 2nd ed., 2013.
R. S. Ostfeld and F. Keesing, “Is biodiversity bad for your health?”, Ecosphere, vol. 8, no. 3, p. e01676, 2017.
F. Keesing and R. S. Ostfeld, “Is biodiversity good for your health?”, Science, vol. 349, no. 6245, p. 235 - 236, 2015.
B. F. Allan, et al., “Can integrating wildlife and livestock enhance ecosystem services in central Kenya?”, Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, vol. 15, no. 6, p. 328 - 335, 2017.
F. Keesing and T. P. Young, “Cascading Consequences of the Loss of Large Mammals in an African Savanna”, BioScience, vol. 64, no. 6, p. 487 - 495, 2014.
F. Keesing, R. S. Ostfeld, T. P. Young, and B. F. Allan, “Cattle and rainfall affect tick abundance in central Kenya”, Parasitology, vol. 145, no. 3, p. 345 - 354, 2018.
R. S. Ostfeld, C. D. Canham, K. Oggenfuss, R. J. Winchcombe, and F. Keesing, “Climate, deer, rodents, and acorns as determinants of variation in Lyme-disease risk”, PLoS Biology, vol. 4, p. e145, 2006.
M. H. Hersh, et al., “Co-Infection of Blacklegged Ticks with Babesia microti and Borrelia burgdorferi Is Higher than Expected and Acquired from Small Mammal Hosts”, PLoS ONE, vol. 9, no. 6, p. e99348, 2014.
R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, and K. M. LoGiudice, “Community ecology meets epidemiology: The case of Lyme disease”, in S. Collinge and C. Ray (eds.). Disease Ecology: Community Structure and Pathogen Dynamics, 2006, p. 28-40.
R. S. Ostfeld, A. K. Price, V. L. Hornbostel, M. A. Benjamin, and F. Keesing, “Controlling ticks and tick-borne zoonoses with biological and chemical agents”, BioScience, vol. 56, p. 383-394, 2006.
F. Keesing and R. S. Ostfeld, “Disease ecology”, in F. DeClerck et al. Integrating Ecology and Poverty Reduction , 2012, p. 217-230.
T. Levi, A. L. Massey, R. D. Holt, F. Keesing, R. S. Ostfeld, and C. A. Peres, “Does biodiversity protect humans against infectious disease? Comment”, ECOLOGY, vol. 97, p. 536-542, 2016.
D. L. Ogada, F. Keesing, and M. Virani, “Dropping dead: causes and consequences of vulture population declines worldwide.”, in The Year in Ecology and Conservation Biology, vol. 1249, 2012, p. 57-71.
A. R. Rodriguez, R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, and J. W. Reynolds, “The earthworms (Oligochaeta: Lumbricidae and Megascolecidae) of Dutchess County, New York, USA”, Megadrilogica, vol. 15, p. 141-150, 2012.
R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, E. M. Schauber, and K. Schmidt, “The ecological context of infectious disease: diversity, habitat fragmentation, and Lyme disease risk in North America”, in A. Aguirre, R. S. Ostfeld, G. Tabor, C. A. House, and M. Pearl (eds.), 2002, p. 207-219.
K. M. LoGiudice, R. S. Ostfeld, K. Schmidt, and F. Keesing, “The ecology of infectious disease: Effects of host diversity and community composition on Lyme disease risk”, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., vol. 100, p. 567-571, 2003.
R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, and V. T. Eviner, “The ecology of infectious diseases: progress, challenges, and frontiers”, in R. S. Ostfeld, F. Keesing, and V. Eviner (eds.). Infectious Disease Ecology: Effects of Ecosystems on Disease and of Disease on Ecosystems, 2008, p. 469-482.
F. Keesing and R. S. Ostfeld, “An ecosystem service of biodiversity – the protection of human health against infectious disease”, in New Directions in Conservation Medicine, by A. Aguirre, R.S. Ostfeld, and P. Daszak, eds., 2012.
R. S. Ostfeld, E. M. Schauber, C. D. Canham, F. Keesing, C. G. Jones, and J. O. Wolff, “Effects of acorn production and mouse abundance on abundance and Borrelia burgdorferi-infection prevalence of nymphal Ixodes scapularis ticks”, Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases, vol. 1, p. 55-63, 2001.
B. F. Allan, F. Keesing, and R. S. Ostfeld, “Effects of forest fragmentation on Lyme disease risk”, Conserv. Biol., vol. 17, p. 267-272, 2003.
F. Keesing, et al., “Effects of garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata) on entomopathogenic fungi”, Ecoscience, vol. 18, p. 164-168, 2011.


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

Privacy Policy Copyright © 201