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Hunter, Landowner, and Local Resident Viewpoints on the Central Tompkins County Deer Management Focus Area (DMFA) 2015. W.F. Siemer and D.J. Decker. HDRU Publ. Series 15-4.   Dept. of Nat. Resour., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  67 p.
Cornell University Lands Deer Hunting Program: Profile of Participants in 2011 2012. W.F. Siemer, D.J. Decker, and R.C. Stedman. HDRU Publ. Series 12-4.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  50 p.
Agency Traits that Build Capacity to Manage Disease 2012. Siemer, W. F., T. B. Lauber, D.J. Decker, and S. J. Riley. Human Dimensions of Wildlife. 17(5): 376-388.
Adaptive Management in Wildlife Conservation 2012. Organ, J.F., Decker, D.J., Riley, S.J., McDonald Jr., J.E., and Mahoney, S.P. The Wildlife Techniques Manual, Seventh ed. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD: 43-54.
A Conceptual Model to Guide Scientific, Management, and Policy Review of Contentious Natural Resource Issues: An NPS Natural Resource Review Framework 2011.  D.J. Decker and J. Powers. Natural Resource Report NPS/NRSS/BRMD/NRR-2011/444. National Park Service, Fort Collins, CO. 27p. 
Social Network Dynamics in Collaborative Conservation 2011. Lauber, T.B., Stedman, R.C., Decker, D.J., Knuth, B.A., and Simon, C.N. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 16(4): 259-272.
A Conceptual Model to Guide Scientific, Management, and Policy Review of Contentious Natural Resource Issues: An NPS Natural Resource Review Framework. 2010. T.B. Lauber. HDRU Publ. 10-1.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  34 p.
Using State Wildlife Action Plans to Achieve Your Conservation Goals Through Collaboration 2009. T.B. Lauber, R.C. Stedman, D.J. Decker, and B.A. Knuth. HDRU Publ. Series 09-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  22 p.
Wildlife Funding/Policy Linkages: Using State Wildlife Action Plan Priorities to Shape Policies and Direct Expenditures at Multiple Levels of Government 2009. T.B. Lauber, R.C. Stedman, D.J. Decker, and B.A. Knuth. HDRU Publ. Series 09-4.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  129 p. 
Wildlife and Society: The Science of Human Dimensions 2009. M.J. Manfredo, J.J. Vaske, P.J. Brown, D.J. Decker, and E.A. Duke (eds.) Washington, DC: Island Press. 350 pp.
Longitudinal Evaluation of a Quality Deer Management Cooperative, King Ferry, NY: Final Report 2009. J.W. Enck and T.L. Brown. HDRU Publ. 09-9.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  23 p. 
Conclusion: What is Wildlife Management? 2009. D.J. Decker, W.F. Siemer, K.M. Leong, S.J. Riley, B.A. Rudolph, and L.H. Carpenter. Pgs. 315-327 (Chapt. 23) in M.J. Manfredo, J.J. Vaske, P.J. Brown, D.J. Decker, and E.A. Duke (eds.) Wildlife and Society: The Science of Human Dimensions. Washington, DC: Island Press.
Why Should All Americans Care About the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation? 2009. D.J Decker, J.F. Organ, and C.A. Jacobson. Transactions of the North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference 74:32-36.
Living with Wildlife on the Rural-Urban Interface 2009. D.J Decker, H. Wieczorek Hudenko, B. Siemer, P. Curtis, J. Major, and L. Berchielli. Community and Rural Development Institute (CaRDI) Research and Policy Brief, No. 31
Evaluation of Antler Restrictions in DEC Region 3: 2nd Year in 3C and 3J, 1st Year in 3H and 3K 2008.  J.W. Enck and T.L. Brown  HDRU Publ.Series 08-4.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  19 p.
Governance of State Wildlife Management: Reform and Revive or Resist and Retrench? 2008.  C.A. Jacobson and D.J. Decker.  Society and Natural Resources 21:441-448.
Evaluating a Conservation Investment Designed to Reduce Human-wildlife Conflict 2008. Gore, M.L., Knuth, B.A., Scherer, C.W., and Curtis, P.D. Conservation Letters: 136-145.
Values and Functions of Scientific Societies 2007.  E.J. Taylor and B. Lauber.  The Wildlife Professional 1(2):28-31.
Securing Alternative Funding for Wildlife Management: Insights from Agency Leaders 2007.  C.A. Jacobson, D.J. Decker, and L. Carpenter.  Journal of Wildlife Management 71(6):2106-2113.
An Assessment of Black Bear Impacts in New York 2006.  W.F. Siemer and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 06-6.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  62 p
Ulster County Deer Hunters' Satisfaction with the Pilot Antler Restriction Program in Wildlife Management Units 3C and 3J 2006.  T.L. Brown.  HDRU Publ. 06-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  5 p.
Participation in and Orientation of Wildlife Professionals toward Consumptive Wildlife Use: A Resurvey 2006.  T.L. Brown, N.A. Connelly, and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 06-1.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  24 p. 
The Wildlife Conservation Society in the Adirondacks: Building Capacity for Conservation 2006.  T.B. Lauber.  HDRU Publ. Series 06-13.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  31 p.
Application of an Issue Evolution Model to Wildlife Issues in National Parks 2006.  K.M. Leong, D.J. Decker, M.A. Wild, and J. Karish.  The George Wright Forum 23(1):62-71. 
Integrating Ecological and Human Dimensions in Adaptive Management of Wildlife-related Impacts. 2006.  J.W. Enck, D.J. Decker, S.J. Riley, J.F. Organ, L.H. Carpenter, and W.F. Siemer.  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 34(3):698-705
Thinking like a Manager: Reflections on Wildlife Management 2006.  J.F. Organ, L.H. Carpenter, D.J. Decker, W.F. Siemer, and S.J. Riley.   The Wildlife Management Institute.  Washington, D.C.  120 pp.  Available from The Wildlife Management Institute.
Wildlife Disease Management: A Manager's Model 2006.  D.J. Decker, M.A. Wild, S.J. Riley, W.F. Siemer, M.M. Miller, K.M. Leong, J.G. Powers, and J.C. Rhyan.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife 11(3):151-158.
Situation-specific "Impact Dependency" as a Determinant of Management Acceptability: Insights from Wolf and Grizzly Bear Management in Alaska. 2006.  D.J. Decker, C.A. Jacobson, and T.L. Brown.  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 34(2):426-432.
Capacity Building: A New Focus for Collaborative Approaches to Community-based Suburban Deer Management? 2006.  D.B. Raik, D.J. Decker, and W.F. Siemer.  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 34(2):525-530.
Ensuring the Future of State Wildlife Management: Understanding Challenges for Institutional Change. 2006.  C.A. Jacobson and D.J. Decker.  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 34(2):531-536.
A Group Model Building Intervention Designed to Inform Wildlife Management Decisions 2005.  W.F. Siemer and P. Otto.  In John D. Sterman et al., eds. Proceedings 23rd International Conference of the System Dynamics Society (July 17-21, 2005, Boston, MA).  The System Dynamics Society, Albany, NY.  16 p.  (Proceedings available on CD at: ).
White-tailed Deer Issues in NPS Units: Insights from Natural Resource Managers in the Northeastern U.S. 2005.  K.M. Leong and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 05-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  27 p
Collaboration for Community-based Wildlife Management 2005.  D.J. Decker, D.B. Raik, L.H. Carpenter, J.F. Organ, and T.M. Schusler.  Urban Ecosystems 8:227-236. 
Intervention and Capacity Considerations in Community-based Deer Management: The Stakeholders' Perspective 2005.  D.B. Raik, W.F. Siemer, and D.J. Decker.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife 10:259-272. 
Managing Community Controversy in Suburban Wildlife Management: Adopting Practices that Address Value Differences. 2005.  D.B. Raik, T.B. Lauber, D.J. Decker, and T.L. Brown.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife 10:109-122. 
Learning by Doing: Deer Management in Urban and Suburban Communities. 2004.  T.B. Lauber, T.L. Brown, and M.L. Gore.  HDRU Publ. Series 04-2.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.   47 p.  
Landowner and Hunter Response to Implementation of a Quality Deer Management (QDM) Cooperative Near King Ferry, New York 2004.  J.W. Enck, T.L. Brown, and D. Riehlman.  HDRU Publ. Series 03-7.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  67 p.  
Community-based Suburban Deer Management: Six Case Studies of Issue Evolution, Capacity, and Intervention 2004.  D.B. Raik, W.F. Siemer, and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series  04-1. Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  57 p
Considerations for Involvement of Deer Management Stakeholders in Islip, New York 2003.  W.F. Siemer and J.S. Butler.  HDRU Publ. Series 03-1.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  53 p.
Alaska Residents' Attitudes Toward Predator Management Statewide and in Unit 13 2003.  T.L. Brown and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 03-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  26 p. + app. 
Alaska Residents' Attitudes Toward Predator Management Statewide and in Unit 13: Executive Summary 2003.  T.L. Brown and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 03-4.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  6 p.  .  Full report available as PDF file at Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game website
Informing the Planning Process Through Citizen Participation 2002.  T.B. Lauber, L.C. Chase, and D.J. Decker.  Pgs. 124-142 in M.J. Manfredo, ed.  Wildlife Viewing: A Management Handbook. Oregon State Univ. Press, Corvallis, OR. 
The Essence of Wildlife Management 2002.  S.J. Riley, D.J. Decker, L.H. Carpenter, J.F. Organ, W.F. Siemer, G.F. Mattfeld, and G. Parsons.  Wild. Soc. Bull. 30(2):585-593
Capacity Building for Co-management of Wildlife In North America. 2002.  D.B. Raik.  HDRU Publ. Series 02-2.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  22 p.
Learning to Collaborate for Natural Resource Management: A Summary of Key Findings 2001.  T.M. Schusler and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 01-11.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  23 p
Engaging Local Communities in Wildlife Management Planning: An Evaluation of the Lake Ontario Islands Search Conference 2001.  T.M. Schusler and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 01-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  25 p.  
Contributions of Hunting to North American Society and Culture 2001.  P.T. Seng, D.J. Case, M. Conover, D.J. Decker, J. Enck, S.N. Frey, M.Z. Stange, B. Station, R. Stedman, C. Thomas, and D. Thorne.  Trans. North Am. Wildl. and Nat. Resour. Conf. 66:202-231. 
Empowering Local Communities to Co-Manage Deer 2000.  W.F. Siemer, L.C. Chase, and D.J. Decker.  Pgs. 142-157 in M.C. Brittingham, J. Kays, and R.J. McPeake, eds.  Proceedings of the Ninth Wildlife Damage Management Conference, Oct. 5-8, 2000, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA. 
The Islip Deer Initiative: A Collaborative Approach to Suburban Deer Management 2000.  W.F. Siemer, D.J. Decker, M.D. Lowery, and J.E. Shanahan.  Pgs. 247-264 in M.C. Brittingham, J. Kays, and R.J. McPeake, eds.  Proceedings of the Ninth Wildlife Damage Management Conference, Oct. 5-8, 2000, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA. 
Trends in Hunting Participation and Implications for Management of Game Species 2000.  T.L. Brown, D.J. Decker, W.F. Siemer, and J.W. Enck.  Pgs. 145-154 in W.C. Gartner and D.W. Lime (eds.).  Trends in Outdoor Recreation, Leisure and Tourism.  CABI Publishing, New York. 

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