Managers and shorebird biologists’ perceptions of enforcement and voluntary compliance with dog regulation on beaches

Dayer, A. A., Everly, J., Comber, C. A., & Gore, M. L. https://doi.org/10.1002/pan3.10392

Social science for conservation in working landscapes and seascapes

Bennett NJ, Dodge M, Akre TS, Canty SWJ, Chiaravalloti R, Dayer AA, Deichmann JL, Gill D, McField M, McNamara J, Murphy SE, Nowakowski AJ and Songer M doi: 10.3389/fcosc.2022.954930

Ecological Awareness, Connection to Wetlands, and Wildlife Recreation as Drivers of Wetland Conservation Involvement

Rutter, J.D., Dayer, A.A. & Raedeke, A.H.<href=”https://doi.org/10.1007/s13157-021-01522-6″>Wetlands

Reenvisioning the university education needs of wildlife conservation professionals in the United States

Teel, T.L., Bruyere, B., Dayer, A.A., Stoner, K.E., Bishop, C., Bruskotter, J., Freeman, S Newmark, J., Jager, C., & Manfredo, M.J.<href=”http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/csp2.610″>Conservation Science and Practice

Private land conservation decision-making: An integrative social science model

Epanchin-Niell, R. S., Jackson-Smith, D.B., Wilson, R. S., Ashenfarb, M., Dayer, A. A., Hillis, V., Iacona, G.D., Markowitz, E.M., Marquart-Pyatt, S.T. & Treakle, T.Journal of Environmental Management








Conducting conservation social science surveys online.

Wardropper, C.B., Dayer, A.A., Goebel, M.S., & Martin, V.Y. (2021).Conservation Biology.

Understanding attitudes and norms of dog walkers to reduce disturbances to shorebirds.

Carolyn A. Comber & Ashley A. Dayer. (2021). Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

A Web-Based Approach to Stakeholder Analysis for Identifying and Understanding Broader Constituencies in Wildlife Conservation.

Tsang, E.M., Barnes, J.C. & Dayer, A.A. (2021) Society & Natural Resources.

The future of wildlife conservation funding: What options do U.S. college students support?

Larson, L. R., Peterson, M. N., Furstenberg, R. V., Vayer, V. R., Lee, K. J., Choi, D. Y., Stevenson, K., Ahlers, A. A., Anhalt-Depies, C., Bethke, T., T. Bruskotter, J., Chizinski, C. J., Clark, B., Dayer, A. A., Dunning, K. H., Ghasemi, B., Gigliotti, L., Graefe, A., Irwin, K., Keith, S.J., Gerard, M.K., Metcalf, K.E., Morse, W., Needham, M.D., Poudyal, N.C., Quartuch, M., Rodriguez, S., Romulo, C., Sharp, R.L., Siemer, W., Springer, M.T., Stayton, B. , Stedman, R., Stein, T. Van Deelen, T.R., Whiting, J., Winkler, R.L., & Woosnam, K. M. (2021). Conservation Science and Practice

Racial, ethnic, and social patterns in the recreation specialization of birdwatchers: An analysis of United States eBird registrants.

Rutter, J.D., Dayer, A.A., Harshawb, H.W., Cole, N.W., .Dubersteind, J.N., Fultone, D.C., Raedek, A.H., & .Schuster, R.M. (2021). Journal of Outdoor Recreation and Tourism.

Regional Variation in US Land Trust Capacities and Activities Related to Bird Conservation.

Anderson, M., Rodewald, A.D., & Dayer, A.A. (2021). Natural Areas Journal.

Tapping birdwatchers to promote bird‐friendly coffee consumption and conserve birds.

Williams, A., Dayer, A.A., Hernandez-Aguilera, J.N., Phillips, T.B., Faulkner-Grant, H., Gómez, M.I., & Rodewald, A.D. (2021). People and Nature.


Evidence-based recommendations for strategic communication efforts for shorebird conservation

Lindall, K.R. & Dayer, A.A. (2020). Wader Study.

Testing a continuous measure of recreation specialization among birdwatchers

Harshaw, H.W., Cole, N.W., Dayer, A.A., Rutter, J.D., Fulton, D.C., Raedeke, A.H., Schuster, R.M. & Duberstein, J.N. (2020). Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

Land use decisions after the Conservation Reserve Program: Re‐enrollment, reversion, and persistence in the southern Great Plains

Barnes, J.C, Sketch, M., Gramza, A.R., Sorice, M.G., Iovanne, R., & Dayer, A.A. (2020). Conservation Science and Practice.

Advancing scientific knowledge and conservation of birds through inclusion of conservation social sciences in the American Ornithological Society

Dayer, A.A., Barnes, J.C., Dietsch, A.M., Keating, J.M., & Naves, L.C. (2020). Ornithology Applications.

Human dimensions in undergraduate fisheries and wildlife degree programs in United States Universities

Dayer, A.A.,  & Mengak, L. (2020). Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

Applying conservation social science to study the human dimensions of Neotropical bird conservation

Dayer, A.A., Silva-Rodríguez, E.A., Albert, S., Chapman, M., Zukowski, B., Ibarra, J.T., Gifford, G., Echeverri, A., Martínez-Salinas, A., & Sepúlveda-Luque, C. (2020). The Condor.

Western Ranchers’ Perspectives on Enablers and Constraints to Flood Irrigation

Sketch, M., Dayer, A.A., & Alexander, L.M. (2020). Rangeland Ecology & Management.


 The unaddressed threat of invasive animals in U.S. National Parks
Dayer, A.A., Redford, K.H., Campbell, K.J.  et al. (2019). Biological Invasions.

Defining Human Disturbance to Shorebirds Using Manager and Scientist Input

Mengak, L. & Dayer, A.A. (2019). Environmental Management.

Engaging Landowners in the Conservation Conversation through Landowner-Listening Workshops

Sketch,  M., Dayer, A.A., & Alexander, L.M. (2019). Society & Natural Resources.

Rural-urban differences in hunting and birdwatching attitudes and participation intent

Wilkins, E.J., Cole, N.W., Miller, H.M., Schuster, R.M., Dayer, A.A., Duberstein, J.N., Fulton, D.C., Harshaw, H.W., &  Raedeke, A. H. (2019). Human Dimensions of Wildlife.

Early Successional Forest Management on Private Lands as a Coupled Human and Natural System

Lutter, S.H., Dayer, A.A., Rodewald, A.D.,McNeil, D.J., & Larkin, J.L. (2019). Forests.

Observations at backyard bird feeders influence the emotions and actions of people that feed birds

Dayer, A.A., Rosenblatt, C.,Bonter, D.N., Faulkner, H., Hall, R.J., Hochachka, W.M., Phillips, T.B.,  & Hawley, D.M. (2019). People and Nature.

The role of social norms in conservation outreach

Mengak, L., Dayer, A.A., & Stern, M.J. (2019). Human Dimensions of Wildlife.


Young Forest Conservation Incentive Programs: Explaining Re-Enrollment and Post-program Persistence

Lutter, S.H., Dayer, A.A., & Larkin, J.L. (2018). Environmental Management.

Effects of biological monitoring and results outreach on private landowner conservation management

Lutter, S.H., Dayer, A.A., Heggenstaller, E., & Larkin, J.L. (2018). PLOS ONE.

Private landowner conservation behavior following participation in voluntary incentive programs: Recommendations to facilitate behavioral persistence

Dayer, A.A., Lutter, S.H., Sesser, K., Hickey, C., & Gardali, T. (2017). Conservation Letters.


Landowner behavior can determine the success of conservation strategies for ecosystem migration under sea-level rise

Field, C.R., Dayer, A.A., & Elphick, C. (2017). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Using open access observational data for conservation action: A case study for birds

Sullivan, B.E., Phillips, T., Dayer, A.A., Wood, C.L., Farnsworth, A., Illiff, M.J., Davies, I.J., Wiggins, A., Fink, D., Hochachka, W., Rodewald, A.D., Rosenberg, K.V., Bonney, R., & Kelling, S. (2017). Biological Conservation, 208, 5-14.

Blaming threatened species: Media portrayal of human-wildlife conflict

Dayer, A.A., Williams, A., Cosbar, E.A., & Racey, M. (2017). Oryx.


Wildlife conservation and private protected areas: The discrepancy between land trust mission statement content analysis and their perceptions

Dayer, A.A., Rodewald, A.R., Stedman, R.C., Cosbar, E.A, & Wood, E.M. (2016). Environmental Management, 58(2): 359-364.

Application of a stated choice approach to assessing public preferences for wildlife conservation funding

Dayer, A.A., Bright, A.D., Teel, T.L., Manfredo, M.J. (2016). Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 21(5), 379-390.


Understanding landowner intentions to create early successional forest habitat in the northeastern United States

Dayer, A.A., Stedman, R.C., Allred, S.B., Rosenberg, K.V., & Fuller, A.R. (2015).  Wildlife Society Bulletin, 40 (1), 59-68.

Are wildlife recreationists conservationists? Linking birdwatching, hunting, and pro-environmental behavior

Cooper, C., Larson, L., Dayer, A.A., Stedman, R.C., & Decker, D. (2015). The Journal of Wildlife Management, 79(3), 446-457. 5


Comparative analysis and assessment of forest landowner typologies

Dayer, A.A., Stedman, R.C., & Allred, S.B. (2014). Society &Natural Resources, 27(11), 1200-1212.

Developing tools to encourage private forest landowner participation in early successional forest habitat management

Dayer, A.A., Allred, S.B., & Stedman, R.C. (2014). Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 19(4), 355-370.


Generation Next and bird conservation: “Always Connected” continents, disciplines, and communities

Dayer, A.A. & Gutierrez Ramirez, M. (2010).Transactions of the 75th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.


Partners in Flight education, outreach, and communications needs assessment summary

Dayer, A.A., Pitkin, M. & Bonfield, S. (2009). In Rich, T.D., C. Arizmendi, D. Demarest and C. Thompson [eds.]. Tundra to Tropics: Connecting Birds, Habitats and People. Proceedings of the 4th International Partners in Flight Conference, 13-16 February 2008. McAllen, TX. University of Texas-Pan American Press. Edinburg, TX.

A process and tools for evaluating bird banding education success

Busch, A. & Dayer, A.A. (2009). In Rich, T.D., C. Arizmendi, D. Demarest and C. Thompson [eds.]. Tundra to Tropics: Connecting Birds, Habitats and People. Proceedings of the 4th International Partners in Flight Conference, 13-16 February 2008. McAllen, TX. University of Texas-Pan American Press. Edinburg, TX.


Stories about wildlife: Developing an instrument for identifying wildlife value orientations cross-culturally

Dayer, A.A., Stinchfield, H.M., & Manfredo, M.J. (2007). Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 12(5), 307-315.


Concepts for exploring the social aspects of human-wildlife conflict in a global context

Manfredo, M.J. & Dayer, A.A. (2004). Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 9(4), 317-328.