IPS title
 
 
Captive Work
Field Work
Collaborations
Funding
Methods
Contributions to Behavioral Ecology
 

Methods

   
 
  • Different methods for behavioral observations (focal animal, scan and ad libitum sampling; continuous and instantaneous recording)
  • Radio-tracking
  • ArcView-based home-range analyses
  • Long-term demographic monitoring
  • Enzyme immunoassays (androgens, estrogens, gestagens, glucocorticoids)
  • Microsatellite analyses of nuclear DNA and paternity analyses
  • Botanical identification with herbarium specimen
  • Standard morphometric measurements
  • Chemical analyses of plant nutritional and secondary composition
  • Transect based measures of plant abundance
  • individual-based modeling
  • comparative methods