M.S. DEGREES ADVISED BY GENE R. TRAPP, PH.D
DEPT. BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, SACRAMENTO, CALIF.
1974 Denise Cavener. A statistical analysis of the laboratory germination capacities of Opuntia phaeacantha seed in relation to environmental, chemical, and zoological interactions. 102 pp.
1974 Donald L. Hallberg. A contribution toward the better understanding of gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) temporal and spatial natural history. 285 pp.
1974 William Grenfell. Food habits of the river otter in Suisun Marsh, Central California. 43 pp.
1974 Terry Haynie. High population density stress and resistance to pasteurellasis in the California vole, Microtus californicus. 53 pp.
1975 Randall Gray. Home range, movements, activity, and den ecology of the striped skunk (Mephitis mephitis) in the Sacramento Valley, California. 36 pp.
1977 Lynnell Heaps. Factors affecting the local abundance of Sorex pacificus and Sorex trowbridgii in northwestern California. 154 pp.
1977 Philip Zentner. The nest of Phenacomys longicaudus in NW California. 59 pp.
1978 Dennis Stroud. Comparative ecology of the black rat (Rattus
rattus) and the Norway rat (Rattus norvegicus) in the riparian
habitat along Putah Creek, Yolo Co., California. 42 pp.
1980 Terri Simon. An ecological study of the marten in the Tahoe National Forest, California. 187 pp. (U.S. Forest Service financial support)
1981 Dennis Messa. Muskrat populations and reproduction in the Sacramento Valley. 66 pp.
1981 Malcolm Campbell. Behavior of opossums in relation to environmental rhythms and weather factors. 134 pp.
1982 Dale A. Moore. The Sacramento Valley red fox: food habits, intestinal helminths, and dens. 61 pp.
1983 Larry J. Hansen. Population biology of the coastal bottle-nose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) of southern California. 104 pp. (Nat'l Marine Fisheries Service financial support)
1983 Donald B. Koch. Population, home range, and denning characteristics of black bears in Placer Co., California. 71 pp. (Calif. Depart. Fish & Game financial support)
1983 Linda A. Belluomini. Ringtail (Bassariscus astutus) distribution and abundance in the Central Valley of California. 57 pp. (Calif. Depart. Fish & Game financial support)
1983 Caryla J. Larsen. The behavior and ecology of selected New World procyonids: Bassariscus, Bassaricyon, Potos, and Nasua. 305 pp. (Plan II)
1983 Allen M. Grover. The home range, habitat utilization, group behavior, and food habits of the feral hog (Sus scrofa) in northern California. 75 pp. (The Nature Conservancy financial support)
1983 Michael K. Lacy. Home range size, intraspecific spacing, and habitat preference of ringtails (Bassariscus astutus) in a riparian forest in California. 64 pp.
1984 Sheryl D. Hooper. The development of behavioral mimicry patterns. 59 pp. (Plan II)
1984 Richard B. Hanson. Grouping tendencies and home range development in an introduced herd of California bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis californiana). 93 pp. (Calif. Depart. Fish & Game equipment support)
1986 Kathleen N. Gilman. Home range, activity times, and specific habitat utilization by the western gray squirrel (Sciurus griseus) in northern California. 71 pp.
1986 Cathy L. Relat. A study of dispersal and demography of the valley pocket gopher, Thomomys bottae, in Sacramento Co., California, using radioactive tracers. 200 pp.
1988 Janet Didion. Reproductive biology of the bobcat in south coastal California. 201 pp. (Calif. Depart. Fish & Game financial and equipment support)
1990 Elayne Azevedo. A comparative study of mother-infant spatial patterns between bonnet macaques (Macaca radiata) and rhesus macaques (M. mulatta): Birth through 20 weeks. 91 pp. (U.C. Davis Primate Center facilities support)
1990 Cindy Roberts. California Spotted Owl (Strix occidentalis occidentalis): Inventory and demographic study, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, California, 1988, 1989. 88 pp. (Calif. Depart. Fish & Game financial support)
1992 Stephanie Sager. A population ecology study of feral horses (Equus caballus) on the Hog Ranch Bare Allotment, Washoe Co., Nevada. 152 pp. (U. S. Bureau of Land Management financial and equipment support)
1993 David Wyatt. Home range size, habitat use, and food habits of ringtails
(Bassariscus astutus) in a Central Valley riparian forest, Sutter Co., California. 100 pp.
1999 Carol Liebscher. Home range size and population density of female
(Bassariscus astutus) in Butte Sink’s riparian communities, Sacramento Valley, California.
2000 Bronwyn Hogan. Foraging activity of bats and its relation to codling moth activity on four Yolo Co., California, walnut orchards.
2000 Heather Johnson. Roosting and foraging ecology of bats in Sutter Buttes, Sutter Co., California.
2000 Keely Carroll. Western spotted skunk (Spilogale gracilis) macro- and microhabitat characteristics in the Sierra Nevada of northern California.
2000 Amy Brinkhaus. Behavioral and ecological characteristics
of an urban black bear population
in Southern California.
2001 Susan Capell. Behavior of pallid bats in two night roosts in northern