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Building Local Capacity for Conservation and Land-Use Planning in the Hudson Valley: Evaluation of the Hudson River Estuary Program's Biodiversity Outreach Program 2015. S.B. Allred, R.C. Stedman, C. Tse, and M. Mullen. HDRU Publ. Series 15-8, Dept. of Nat. Resour. Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  223 pp.
Photo Elicitation Methods in Studies of Children’s Sense of Place 2014. L. Briggs, R.C. Stedman, and M.E. Krasny. Children, Youth, and Environment 24(3): 153-172.
The Impact of Environmental Education on Sense of Place among Urban Youth 2012. A. Kudryavtsev, M.E. Krasny, and R.C. Stedman. Ecosphere 3(4):1-15.
Benefits, motivations and barriers related to environmental volunteerism for older adults: Developing a research agenda 2011. L.J. Bushway, J. Dickinson, R.C. Stedman, L.P. Wagenet, and D.A. Weinstein. Journal of Aging and Human Development 72(3):189-206.
The Creation and Maintenance of Sense of Place in a Tourism-Dependent Community 2011. B.L. Amsden, R.C. Stedman, and L.E. Kruger. Leisure Sciences 33(1):32-51.
Measuring the Spatial Component of Sense of Place: A Methodology for Research on the Spatial Dynamics of Psychological Experiences of Places 2011. B. Jorgensen, and R.C. Stedman. Environment and Planning B 38:795-813.
Sense of Place in Environmental Education 2011. A. Kudryavtsev, R.C. Stedman, and M.E. Krasny. Environment Education Research 18(2):229-250.
Permanent and Seasonal Residents’ Community Attachment in Natural Amenity-Rich Areas: Exploring the Contribution of Landscape-Related Factors 2010. D. Matarrita-Cascante, R.C. Stedman, and A.E. Luloff. Environment and Behavior 42(2):197-220.
An Evaluation of the NY Master Forest Owner Volunteer Program: Master Forest Owner Program Activities and Impact 2009.  S.B. Allred, G.R. Goff, L.P. Wetzel, and M.K. Luo. HDRU Publ. Series 09-6. Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY. 51 pp.
Motivations of Adults for Non-Formal Conservation Education and Volunteerism: Implications for Programming 2009.  H.A. Van Den Berg, S. L. Dann, and J.M. Dirkx.  Applied Environmental Education and Communication 8:6-17.
Snapshots of What Matters Most: Using Resident Employed Photography to Articulate Sense of Place 2007.  T.M. Beckley, R.C. Stedman, S. Wallace, and M. Ambard. Society and Natural Resources 20:913-929.
Gender-biased Data in Survey Research Regarding Wildlife 2007.  C.A. Jacobson, T.L. Brown, and D.A. Scheufele.  Society and Natural Resources 20:373-377. 
Social Learning for Collaborative Natural Resource Management 2003.  T.M. Schusler, D.J. Decker, and M.J. Pfeffer.  Society & Natural Resources 15:309-326.
Factors Affecting Response Rates to Natural Resource-focused Mail Surveys: Empirical Evidence of Declining Rates Over Time 2003.  N.A. Connelly, T.L. Brown, and D.J. Decker.  Society & Natural Resources 16(6):541-549. 
Engaging Local Communities in Wildlife Management Area Planning: An Evaluation of the Lake Ontario Islands Search Conference 2002.  T.M. Schusler and D.J. Decker.  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 30(4):1226-1237.
The Interdependence of Ecosystem and Community Viability: A Theoretical Framework to Guide Research and Application 2002.  M. Michaelidou, D.J. Decker, and J.P. Lassoie.  Society & Natural Resources 15:599-616.
A Programmatic Analysis of New York State's Wetlands Regulation Program: Views of Wetlands Owners, Permit Applicants, and Agency Staff 2001.  N.P. Gurwick and B.A. Knuth.  HDRU Publ.Series 01-1.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  159 p. + app.
Public Attitudes about Fish and Wildlife Programs in New York State: Desired Programs and Acceptable Characteristics of Funding Mechanisms 2001.  J.W. Enck and T.L. Brown  HDRU Publ. 01-13.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  105pp.  
Consensus-based Collaboration in Watershed Management: Quixotic Notion or the Environmental Pot of Gold? 2001.  B.A. Zanetell.  HDRU Publ. Series 01-3.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  19 pp.
 
Assessing the Relative Importance of Recall Bias and Nonresponse Bias and Adjusting for Those Biases in Statewide Angler Surveys 2000.  N.A. Connelly, B.A. Knuth, and T.L. Brown.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife 5(4):19-29. 
Assessing the Relative Importance of Recall Bias and Nonresponsive Bias and Adjusting for those Biases in Statewide Angler Surveys 2000. Connelly, N.A., Brown, T.L., and Knuth, B.A. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 5: 19-29.
Evaluation of SIP-ICE in New York and its Use as a Tool for Providing Technical Assistance 1999.  N.A. Connelly, T. Brown and P.J. Smallidge.  HDRU Publ. Series 99-6.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  39 pp. 
 
Using Diaries to Examine Children's Fishing Patterns 1999.  N.A. Connelly and B.A. Knuth.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management 19:1103-1107. 
An Instrument to Assess Stewardship Outcomes Associated with the Sportfishing and Aquatic Resources Education Program (SAREP) 1998.  W.F. Siemer and T.L. Brown.  HDRU Publ. Series 98-6.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  38 pp. 
 
New York's Sportfishing and Aquatic Resources Education Program (SAREP): An Evaluability Assessment With Recommendations for Outcome Evaluation 1998.  W.F. Siemer and T.L. Brown.  HDRU Publ. Series 98-1.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  61 pp. 
 
Youth Participant Outcomes Associated with Local Hooked on Fishing - Not on Drugs Programs 1998.  W.F. Siemer and B.A. Knuth.  HDRU Publ. Series 98-5.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  94 pp. 
New Yorkers' Assessment of State Stewardship of Fish and Wildlife Resources 1998.  N.A. Connelly, T.L. Brown, B.A. Knuth, and J.R. Colquhoun.  HDRU Publ. Series 98-2.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  79 pp.
Planeación Colaborativa para el Uso del Territorio y de los Recursos Naturales en La Sierra Tarahumara: Informe Final 1998.  A. Cordova.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  53 pp. 
Using Diaries to Estimate Fishing Effort and Fish Consumption: A Contemporary Assessment 1996.  N.A. Connelly and T.L. Brown.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife 1(1):22-34. 
Measuring the Human Dimensions of Recreational Fisheries 1996.  B.A. Knuth and S.L. McMullin.  Pgs. 651-684 in Brian R. Murphy and David W. Willis (eds.)  Fisheries Techniques (2nd ed.)  American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD. 
Effects of Category Order on Answers in Mail and Telephone Surveys 1995.  D.A. Dillman, T.L. Brown, J.E. Carlson, E.H. Carpenter, F.O. Lorenz, R. Mason, J. Saltiel, and R.L. Sangster.  Rural Sociology 60(4):674-687. 
Effect of Social Desirability Bias and Memory Recall on Reported Contributions to a Wildlife Income Tax Checkoff Program 1994.  N.A. Connelly and T.L. Brown.  Leisure Sci. 16(2):81-91. 
Angler Survey Methods and Their Applications in Fisheries Management 1994.  K.H. Pollock, C.M. Jones, and T.L. Brown.  Amer. Fish. Soc. Special Publ. 25.  American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD.  371 p. 
Evaluating Citizen Participation: Creating Communication Partnerships That Work 1992.  R.J. Stout, D.J. Decker, and B.A. Knuth.  Trans. North Am. Wildl. and Nat. Resour. Conf. 57:135-140. 
Item Response Bias in Angler Expenditures 1992.  N.A. Connelly and T.L. Brown.  J. Leisure Res. 24(3):288-294. 
Use and Abuse of Mail Surveys in Fisheries Management 1991.  T.L. Brown.  Amer. Fish. Soc. Symp. 12:255-261.  American Fisheries Society, Bethesda, MD. 
Practicing Foresters Identify Research Needs 1991.  S.H. Broderick, D.B. Kittredge, D.J. Decker, and N.A. Connelly.  J. of Forestry 89(8):27-35. 
Challenges in the Conservation of Biological Resources Symposium: A Follow-up Evaluation 1991.  D.J. Decker.  Cornell Coop. Extension, Dep. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  28 pp.
Analyzing Program Failure: Evaluating Past Failure for Future Improvements 1990.  D.J. Decker.  J. of Extension 28 (Fall):19-20. 
Influencing Practices Through Videotape: A Systematic Evaluation of Communications Technology 1990.  D.J. Decker and W.G. Merrill.  J. of Extension 28 (Spring):21-24. 
Organizational Philosophy for Program Evaluation 1990.  D.J. Decker and B.L. Yerka.  J. of Extension 28 (Summer):28-29. 
Response to Mail Surveys on Resource-based Recreation Topics: A Behavioral Model and an Empirical Analysis 1989.  T.L. Brown, D.J. Decker, and N.A. Connelly.  Leisure Sci. 11(2):99-110. 
Thinking Together: Uniting the Human Dimensions Responsibilities of Universities and Agencies 1989.  L.A. Nielsen, B.A. Knuth, and R. Helinski.  Trans. North Am. Wildl. and Nat. Resour. Conf. 54:426-431. 
Obtaining Wildlife Values Information for Management: The Wildlife Attitudes and Values Scale (WAVS) 1989.  K.G. Purdy and D.J. Decker.  HDRU Publ. Series 89-2.  Dept. of Nat. Resour., N.Y.S. Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  22 p.
Some Insights on the Effectiveness of Information Bulletins as Educational Support Material for Woodland Owners: A Pilot Evaluation of "Timber Management for Small Woodlands" 1989.  D.J. Decker, D.A. Vanderburgh, J.P. Lassoie, and D.M. Van Ryn.  PERSPECTIVES (Vol. III, No. 2), Program Dev. and Eval. Ofc., Cornell Coop. Ext., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  4 pp. 
Analyzing Program "Failure"—Faulty Models, Implementation Strategies, Expectations or Evaluation Methods? 1988.  D.J. Decker.  PERSPECTIVES (Vol. II, No. 1), Program Dev. and Eval. Ofc., Cornell Coop. Ext., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  8 pp. 
Do Workshops Work? 1988.  D.J. Decker, J.P. Lassoie, and G.R. Goff.  J. of Extension 26 (Winter):19-21.
The Dual Roles of Evaluation: We're Responsible for Both 1988.  D.J. Decker and R.L. Bruce.  PERSPECTIVES (Vol. II, No. 2), Program Dev. and Eval. Ofc., Cornell Coop. Ext., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  6 pp. 
Effects of Workshops on Absentee Landowners' Woodland Management Decisions and Actions 1987.  J.P. Lassoie, D.J. Decker, K. Parrish, and G.R. Goff.  Proc. CFM Supervisor-Extension Foresters Ann. Mtg. 33:34-49.  T.J. McEvoy (ed.)  USDA Forest Service. 
"Woodland Management" Home Study Course: An Evaluation of a Pilot Educational Program 1985.  D.J. Decker.  Cornell Coop. Ext., Dept. of Nat. Resour., Coll. of Ag. and Life Sci., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY.  12 pp. 

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