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    Recent Publications, Reports and Presentations

    Publications & Reports

    Labay, Benjamin J., Dean A. Hendrickson, Adam E. Cohen, Timothy H. Bonner, Ryan S. King, Leroy J. Kleinsasser, Gordon W. Linam, and Kirk. O. Winemiller. In press June 14, 2015. “Can Species Distribution Models Aid Bioassessment When Reference Sites Are Lacking? Tests Based on Freshwater Fishes,” Environmental Management (link).

    Cohen, Adam E., Laura E. Dugan, Dean A. Hendrickson, F. Douglas Martin, Jonathan Huynh, Ben J. Labay and Melissa J. Casarez. 2015. Population of Variable Platyfish (Xiphophorus variatus) Established in Waller Creek, Travis County, Texas. The Southwestern Naturalist 59(3):413-419. link; link

    Labay, Ben J., and Dean A. Hendrickson. 2014. Final Report: Conservation assessment and mapping products for GPLCC priority fish taxa. Submitted to the United States Department of Interior, Fish & Wildlife Service, Great Plains Landscape Conservation Cooperative; The University of Texas at Austin, December 31st, 2014. (link).

    Cohen, Adam E., Dean A. Hendrickson, and F. Douglas Martin. 2014. “Final Report: Verification of Identifications of Cyprinid Specimens from the Colorado River Basin”. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Agreement #: F12AP00622. Austin, Texas: University of Texas at Austin. link

    Martin, F. Douglas, Adam E. Cohen, Benjamin J. Labay, Melissa Casarez, and Dean A. Hendrickson. 2013. “Persistence of a Landlocked Population of Gulf Pipefish, Syngnathus scovelli.” The Southwestern Naturalist 58(3):378-380. doi: 10.1894/0038-4909-58.3.376

    Cohen, Adam E., Ben J. Labay, Dean A. Hendrickson, Melissa Casarez, and Sahotra Sarkar. 2013. Final Report: Data Provision and Projected Impact of Climate Change on Fish Biodiversity within the Desert LCC. Submitted to United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative; Agreement Number: R11AP81527. Austin, Texas: University of Texas at Austin, November 30, 2013. 109 pages + online data. link.

    Labay, Ben J., Adam E. Cohen, Dean A. Hendrickson, Blake Sissel, Sahotra Sarkar, and Melissa Casarez. 2013. “Final Report: Data Compilation, Distribution Models, Conservation Planning, and Status Survey for Selected Fishes of Concern in Texas and Region”. Texas Parks and Wildlife Section 6 grant TX E-136-R, TPWD #416853. Austin, Texas: University of Texas at Austin. link.

    Hendrickson, Dean A., Sahotra Sarkar, and Ann Molineux. 2013. “Final Report: Provision and Inventory of Diverse Aquatic Ecosystem-related Resources for the Great Plains Landscape Conservation Cooperative (GPLCC)”. Great Plains Landscape Conservation Cooperative. link.

    Labay, Ben, Adam E. Cohen, Blake Sissel, Dean A. Hendrickson, F. Douglas Martin, and Sahotra Sarkar. 2011. “Assessing Historical Fish Community Composition Using Surveys, Historical Collection Data, and Species Distribution Models.” PLoS ONE 6 (9): e25145. doi: doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0025145.

    Martin, F. Douglas, Adam E. Cohen, and Dean A. Hendrickson. 2012. “Using the Fishes of Texas Project Databases and Recent Collections to Detect Range Expansions by Four Fish Species on the Lower Coastal Plain of Texas.” Gulf and Caribbean Research 24: 63–72.

    Presentations

    Gordon, Andrew, Dean A. Hendrickson, Ben J. Labay. 2015. The "Fluviageny": Analyzing Temporal River Fragmentation Using Phylogenetics. Annual meeting of the TX Chapter American Fisheries Society.

    French, Connor, Dean. A. Hendrickson, Adam E. Cohen, Brian Langerhans. 2015. Morphological divergence in multiple populations of Notropis oxyrhynchus. Annual meeting of the TX Chapter American Fisheries Society.

    Labay, Ben J., Dean A. Hendrickson, Josh Perkin, Arthur Cooper. 2015. Conservation assessment and mapping products for priority fish species of the Great Plains, USA. Annual meeting of the TX Chapter American Fisheries Society.

    Hendrickson, Dean A., Adam E. Cohen, Ben J. Labay, Gary P. Garrett, Timothy Birdsong. 2014. Applying Fishes of Texas Project data for biodiversity conservation. Annual meeting of the TX Chapter American Fisheries Society.

    Hendrickson, Dean A., Adam E. Cohen, Ben Labay. 2013. Fishes of Texas Project: compilation, normalization and quality control of museum data (link opens pdf). Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, Albuquerque, New Mexico