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:
  • 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 24, 2016: New paper accepted in Current Landscape Ecology Reports that reviews statistical species distribution models and formulates them in a hierarchical framework:

    Hefley, T.J. and M.B. Hooten. (In Press). Hierarchical species distribution models. Current Landscape Ecology Reports. (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)

  • March 15, 2016: New paper in Methods in Ecology and Evolution on basis function models for animal movement:

    Buderman, F.E., M.B. Hooten, J.S. Ivan, and T.M. Shenk. (2016). A functional model for characterizing long distance movement behavior. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 7: 264-273. (pdf)