Vanessa Hull and new Masters student Yichao Zeng traveled with students and colleagues from China West Normal University to Wolong Nature Reserve in Sichuan, China to meet longtime collaborators and lay the groundwork for future field studies on biodiversity conservation and human impacts in this renowned protected area. The team paid a visit to the China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda (CCRCGP), a leading institute on the study of the giant panda.
A new paper on applying time series analysis to understand and model animal activity data was just published in Ecology and Evolution. The paper was led by Dr. Jindong Zhang and co-authored by Vanessa Hull among others. Read more about the paper here.
A new paper in Biological Conservation demonstrates a decline in multiple wildlife species (including the giant panda and red panda) in a nature reserve in China after the introduction of free-ranging livestock. The paper was led by Dr. Jindong Zhang and co-authored by Vanessa Hull and others. Read more about the paper here.