Potential Outlets for papers:
1.Nature – cast in terms of disease transmission potential??? “Deer as landscape integrators” Summary paper.
3.Ecological Applications: Integrative paper
4.JWM- mortality paper, movements paper
Assigned Responsibilities, deadlines:
Contact Jon (Nancy) get approval to run home range analyses; Kurt’s laboratory as a back up
Get list of pubs and presentations to Nancy
Impacts on management and policy to Nancy
PDF of study areas, post on MSU web site
Shape file of LULA data of study area to Jon
Rique to contact Scott for guidance on final report, year end report
Contact Josh to take lead on RSF analyses (Scott H.)
Contact Nixon to discuss incorporating IL data into analyses (Eric)
Discuss plans for follow-up project
Conference call (find out when spring breaks are)
Consider paper-session at 2007 North American fish and Wildlife conference
Prepare papers by end of FY 06
Summer progress meeting will be held in on-line forum (Scott to organize)
Nancy E. Mathews
Authorization: please see attached
APPENDIX A: Detailed notes from discussions and State updates
NC 1005 Recap for Eric – history of project.
Approval of minutes – 2005 minutes distributed for corrections.
Discussion of NRI initiative and whether this should be attempted for next year. Table until next fall when we can review RFP and have our papers in hand. Bill will check in with USDA to find out possible new directions for an NRI- Bill will call