Mevin B. Hooten
Associate Professor
Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology
Department of Statistics
Colorado State University

Office Location: 201 Wagar
Office Phone: 970.491.1415
Fax: 970.491.1413
Email: Mevin.Hooten "at" colostate.edu

Recent News:
  • July 13, 2016: New paper accepted in Ecosphere that describes models for large-scale sagebrush population dynamics:

    Tredennick, A.T., M.B. Hooten, C.L. Aldridge, C.G. Homer, A. Kleinhesselink, and P.B. Adler. (In Press). Forecasting climate change impacts on plant populations over large spatial extents. Ecosphere. (pdf)

  • July 10, 2016: New paper in Current Landscape Ecology Reports that reviews statistical species distribution models and presents them in a hierarchical framework:

    Hefley, T.J. and M.B. Hooten. (2016). Hierarchical species distribution models. Current Landscape Ecology Reports: 1-16. (pdf)

  • July 8, 2016: New paper accepted in Ecological Applications that investigates scale in resource selection of mule deer:

    Northrup, J.M., C.R. Anderson, M.B. Hooten, and G. Wittemyer. (In Press). Movement reveals scale-dependence in habitat selection of a large ungulate. Ecological Applications. (pdf)

  • June 9, 2016: New paper accepted in Environmetrics that shows how to combine individual-level models for population-level inference:

    Hooten,M.B., F.E. Buderman, B.M. Brost, E.M. Hanks, and J.S. Ivan. (In Press). Hierarchical animal movement models for population-level inference. Environmetrics. (pdf)

  • May 6, 2016: New paper in Chance highlighting the use of statistical emulators for scientific modeling:

    Wikle, C.K., W.M. Leeds, and M.B. Hooten. (2016) Models for ecological models: Ocean primary productivity. Chance, 29 (2): 23. (pdf)

  • April 18, 2016: New paper in Ecological Applications on removal models for feral swine:

    Davis, A.J., M.B. Hooten, R.S. Miller, M. Farnsworth, J. Lewis, M. Moxcey, and K.M. Pepin. (In Press) Inferring invasive species abundance using removal data from management actions. Ecological Applications. (pdf)