Peer-Reviewed (Recent)

Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications (Undergrads in BOLD):

  • McGuire, B. and S. P. Rupp.  2013.  Perennial herbaceous biomass production and harvest in the Prairie Pothole Region of the northern Great Plains: Best management guidelines to achieve sustainability of wildlife resources.  National Wildlife Federation, Washington, D.C. [PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P. (Chair), L. Bies, A. Glaser, C. Kowaleski, T. McCoy, T. Rentz, S. Riffell, J. Sibbing, J. Verschuyl, T. Wigley.  2012.  Impacts of bioenergy development on wildlife and wildlife habitat.  The Wildlife Society Technical Review 12-03.  The Wildlife Society, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.  December 2012. [PDF]
  • Grovenburg, T. W., C. N. Jacques, C. S. DePerno, C. P. Lehman, T. J. Brinkman, R. W. Klaver, K. A. Robling, S. P. Rupp, and J. A. Jenks.  2012.  Heterogeneity in habitat type and vertical heights: Effects on accuracy of radiotelemetry locations. Wildlife Biology 18:1-11.
  • Hegge, K., P. J. Johnson, and S. P. Rupp. 2012.  Prevalence and behavior of Blastobasis repartella (Dietz) in switchgrass.  Pages 55-62 in South Dakota State University Journal of Undergraduate Research Vol. 10 (2012). [PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P. 2012.  Practical dissonance: Bridging the gap between agencies and academia.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 36(4):796–801. [Rupp 2012]
  • Rupp, S. P.  2012.  Sustainable harvest strategies for biofuels and wildlife production.  Pages 34 – 37 in Glaser, A., ed. 2012. America’s Grasslands Conference: Status, Threats, and Opportunities. Proceedings of the 1st Biennial Conference on the Conservation of America’s Grasslands. August 15- 17, 2011, Sioux Falls, SD. Washington, DC and Brookings, SD: National Wildlife Federation and South Dakota State University. [PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P., and P. Rupp.  2010. Development of an individual-based model to evaluate elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) movement and distribution patterns following the Cerro Grande Fire in north central New Mexico, USA.  Ecological Modelling 221(12):1605-1619. [Rupp and Rupp 2010]
  • Rupp, S. P.  2005.  Ecological impacts of the Cerro Grande Fire: Predicting elk movement and distribution in response to vegetative recover through simulation modeling.  Ph.D. Dissertation, Texas Tech University, December 2005.  451 pp. [PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P., M. C. Wallace, D. Wester, S. Fettig, and R. Mitchell.  2001.  Effects of simulated elk grazing and trampling (I):  Intensity.  Alces 37(1):129-146. [PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P., M. C. Wallace, D. Wester, S. Fettig, and R. Mitchell.  2001.  Effects of simulated elk grazing and trampling (II): Frequency.  Alces 37(1):147-161[PDF]
  • Rupp, S. P.  2000.  Effects of grazing and trampling by Rocky Mountain elk (Cervus elaphus nelsoni) on the vegetative community of Bandelier National Monument, New Mexico.  M.S. Thesis, Texas Tech University, December 2000.  102 pp.
  • Rupp, S. P., W. B. Ballard, and M. C. Wallace.  2000.  A nationwide evaluation of deer hunter harvest survey techniques.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 28(3):570-578