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Corridors

Reviews
Noss, RF.  1987.  Corridors in real landscapes: a reply to Simberloff and Cox.  Conservation Biology 1:159-164.

Simberloff, D, JA Farr, J Cox, DW Mehlman.  1992.  Movement corridors: conservation bargains or poor investments?  Conservation Biology 6:493-504

Hobbs, RJ.  1992.  The role of corridors in conservation: solution or bandwagon?  Trends in Ecology and Evolution 7:389-392

Rosenberg, DK, BR Noon, and EC Meslow.  1997.  Biological corridors: form, function, and efficacy.  Bioscience 47:677-687.

Beier, P, and RF Noss.  1998.  Do habitat corridors really provide connectivity? Conservation Biology 12:1241-1252

Hess, GR and RA Fischer.  2001.  Communicating clearly about conservation corridors.  Landscape and Urban Planning 3:195-208.

Observational Studies
MacClintock, L, RF Whitcomb, and BL Whitcomb. 1977.  Island biogeography and the “habitat islands” of eastern forest.  II.  Evidence for the value of corridors and minimization of isolation in preservation of biotic diversity.  American Birds 31:6-12.

Haas, CA. 1995.  Dispersal and use of corridors by birds in wooded patches on an agricultural landscape.  Conservation Biology 9:845-854.

Dunning, JB Jr, JR Borgella, K Clements, GK Meffe. 1995.  Patch isolation, corridor effects, and colonization by a resident sparrow in a managed pine woodland.  Conservation Biology 9:542-550.

Sutcliffe, OL and CD Thomas. 1996.  Open corridors appear to facilitate dispersal by ringlet butterflies (Aphantopus hyperantus) between woodland clearings.  Conservation Biology 10:1359-1365.

Gilliam, JF, and DF Fraser.  2001.  Corridor movement: enhancement by predation threat, disturbance, and habitat structure.  Ecology 82:258-273.

Hale, ML, PWW Lurz, MDF Shirley, S Rushton, RM Fuller, K Wolff.  2001.  Impact of landscape management on the genetic structure of red squirrel populations.  Science 293:2246-2248.

Experimental Studies
Schmiegelow, FKA, CS Machtans, and SJ Hannon.  1997.  Are boreal birds resilient to forest fragmentation? An experimental study of short-term community responses.  Ecology 78:1914-1932.

Gonzalez, A, JH Lawton, FS Gilbert, TM Blackburn, and I Evens-Freke. 1998.  Metapopulation dynamics, abundance, and distribution in a microecosystem.  Science 281:2045-2047.

Haddad, NM.  1999.  Corridor use predicted from behaviors at habitat boundaries.  The American Naturalist.  153:215-227.

Collinge, SK.  2000.  Effects of grassland fragmentation on insect species loss, colonization and movement patterns.  Ecology 81:2211-2226

Haddad, N.M., D.R. Bowne, A. Cunningham, B. Danielson, D. Levey, S. Sargent, and T. Spira.  2003.  Corridor use by diverse taxa.  Ecology.  In press.

Tewksbury, J.J., D.J. Levey, N.M. Haddad, S. Sargent, J.L. Orrock, A. Weldon, B.J. Danielson, J. Brinkerhoff, E.I. Damschen, and P. Townsend.  2002.  Corridors affect plants, animals, and their interactions in fragmented landscapes. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 99:12923-12926.