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College of Natural Resources

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1142
Moscow, ID 83844-1142

Phone: 208-885-8981

Fax: 208-885-5534

Email: cnr@uidaho.edu

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Janet Rachlow

Janet Rachlow, Ph.D.

Professor

Office

CNR 105B

Phone

208-885-9328

Mailing Address

Department of Fish and Wildlife Sciences
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1136
Moscow, Idaho 83844-1136

Degrees

  • National Science Foundation, NATO Postdoctoral Fellowship, Institute of Zoology, London
  • Ph.D. Ecology Evolution and Conservation Biology, University of Nevada Reno
  • M.S. Wildlife Management, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Research Interests

Behavioral ecology of mammals
Conservation of fragmented populations
Wildlife-habitat relationships
Ungulate ecology and management
Advocacy and Science

Olsoy, P.J., J.S. Forbey, J.L. Rachlow, J.D. Nobler, N.F. Glenn, L.A. Shipley. 2015. Fearscapes: mapping functional cover of prey with terrestrial LiDAR. BioScience. 65:74-80.

Sauder, J. and J.L. Rachlow. 2015. Fine-scale forest heterogeneity influences habitat selection by fishers (Pekania pennanti) within home ranges. Forest Ecology and Management. 347:49-56.

Rachlow, J.L., R.M. Peter, L.A. Shipley, and T.R. Johnson. 2014. Sublethal effects of capture and collaring: experimental and field evidence. Wildlife Society Bulletin. 38:458-465.

Wells, A.G., C.C. Blair, E.O. Garton, C.G. Rice, J.S. Horne, J.L. Rachlow, and D.O. Wallin. 2014. The Brownian Bridge synoptic model of habitat selection and space use for animals using GPS telemetry data. Ecological Modelling. 273: 242-250.

Camp, M.J., J.L. Rachlow, B.A. Woods, T.R. Johnson, and L.A. Shipley. 2013. Examining the functional components of cover: the relationship between concealment and visibility in shrub-steppe habitat. Ecosphere. 4(2):19. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES12-00114.1

Scott, J.M., J.L. Rachlow, and R.T. Lackey. 2008. Policy and position statements: what is an appropriate role of professional societies? Bioscience. 58:865-869.

*You can view a full list of publications in Janet's CV

2015—Outstanding Researcher Award, College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho
2009—Alumni Award for Excellence, University of Idaho
2008—Ted Trueblood Communications Award for best professional presentation, Idaho Chapter of The Wildlife Society
2007—Outstanding Advisor Award, College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho
2006—Alumni Award for Excellence, University of Idaho
2005—Friends of the Leadore Ranger District Award, US Forest Service

A functional assessment of habitat quality and habitat tradeoffs
Understanding effects of fire and grazing on habitat quality for pygmy rabbits
Resource selection by Kodiak brown bears: responses to spatial and temporal variation
Ecology of fishers in managed forests: habitat selection and spatial relationships
Territoriality, productivity, and survival of black-footed ferrets
Dispersal and gene flow among pygmy rabbit populations

Contact

College of Natural Resources

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1142
Moscow, ID 83844-1142

Phone: 208-885-8981

Fax: 208-885-5534

Email: cnr@uidaho.edu

Web: College of Natural Resources

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