Publications

Flemming, S., A. Calvert, E. Nol and P.A. Smith. In press. Do hyperabundant geese pose a problem for arctic-nesting geese? Environmental Reviews.

Murchison, C., Y. Zharikov and E. Nol. In press. Human activity and habitat characteristics influence shorebird habitat use and behavior at a Vancouver Island migratory stopover site. Environmental Management.

Weiser, E.L., R.B. Lanctot, S.C. Brown, J.A. Alves, P.F. Battley, R. Bentzen, J. Bêty, M.A. Bishop, M. Boldenow, L. Bollache, B. Casler, M. Christie, J.T. Coleman, J.R. Conklin, W.B. English, H.R. Gates, O. Gilg, M.A. Giroux, K. Gosbell, C. Hassell, J. Helmericks, A. Johnson, B. Katrínardóttir, K. Koivula, E. Kwon, J.F. Lamarre, J. Lang, D.B. Lank, N. Lecomte, J. Liebezeit, V. Loverti, L. McKinnon, C. Minton, D. Mizrahi, E. Nol, V. M. Pakanen, J. Perz, R. Porter, J. Rausch, J. Reneerkens, N. Rönkä, S. Saalfeld, N. Senner, B. Sittler, P.A. Smith, K. Sowl, A. Taylor, D.H. Ward, S. Yezerinac, and B.K. Sandercock. 2016. Effects of geolocators on hatching success, return rates, breeding movements, and change in body mass in 16 species of Arctic-breeding shorebirds. Movement Ecology 4:12.

Geleynse, D., E. Nol, DM Burke, K. Elliott. 2016. Brown Creeper demographic response to hardwood forests managed under the selection system. Canadian Journal of Forest Research.

Mejias, M. and E. Nol. 2016. Woodland size and vegetation effects on resident and non-resident songbirds in Bermuda. Journal of Carribean Ornithology. 16 Jan 2015.

Koloski, L, S. Coulson, E. Nol. 2016. Sex determination in breeding Dunlin (Calidris alpina hudsonia). Waterbirds (DG) 39:27-33.

Henry, S., E. Nol and W. Wehtje. 2015. Influence of bottom-up trophic dynamics on Northern Saw-whet Owl irruptions revealed by small scale banding data. Ontario Birds Dec 2015: 122-133.

Lin, S-Y, E. Nol and M. E. Dorken. 2015 Spatial dynamics of pollination in dioecious Sheperdia canadensis (Elaeagnaceae). Plant Ecology 216 (9): 1213-1223

Ballantyne, K. and E. Nol. 2015. Localized habitat change near Churchill, Manitoba and the decline of nesting Whimbrels (Numenius phaeopus). Polar Biology 38:529-537

Miller, V., E. Nol, L. Nguyen and D. Turner. 2014. Habitat selection and nest success of the Upland Sandpiper (Bartramia longicauda) in Ivvavik National Park, Yukon, Canada. Canadian Field-naturalist 128:341-349.

Mancuso, K., E. Nol., D. Burke and K. Elliott. 2014. Effect of selection logging on Yellow-bellied Sapsucker sap-feeding habits in Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 44:1236-1243, 10.1139/cjfr-2013-0498

Nol, E., K. MacCulloch, L. MacKinnon and L. Pollock. 2014. Foraging ecology and time budgets of non-breeding shorebirds in coastal Cuba. Journal of Tropical Ecology 30:347–357.

Gough, D.C., D. J. Mennill and E. Nol. 2014. Singing seaside: Pacific Wrens (Troglodytes pacificus) change their songs in the presence of natural and anthropogenic noise. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 126:269-279

Leshyk, R., E. Nol, E. Chin and G. Burness. 2013. Adult ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapilla) show increased stress-responsiveness in logged forests. General and Comparative Endocrinology doi: 10.1016/j.ygcen.2013.10.001.

Nol, E., S. Williams, K. Wainio and A. Storm-Suke. 2013. Plumage dichromatism, wing-mass relationships and assessing the accuracy of field sexing techniques in breeding Semipalmated Plovers. Wader Study Group Bulletin 120:114-118.

Nguyen, L., E. Nol, K. Abraham and C. Lishman. 2013. Directional selection and repeatability in nest site preferences of Semipalmated Plovers. Canadian Journal of Zoology 91: 646–652.

McKinnon, L., E. Nol and C. Juillet. 2013. Arctic-nesting birds find physiological relief in the face of trophic constraints. Nature Scientific Reports 3 (1816). doi:10.1038/srep01816.

Miller, V., K. F. Abraham, and E. Nol. 2013. Factors affecting the responses of female Canada Geese to disturbance during incubation. Journal of Field Ornithology 84:171-180.

Garvey, M.E., E. Nol, D.W. Howerter, and L. M. Armstrong. 2013. A spatial analysis of factors affecting nesting success of shorebirds in the Canadian prairies. Condor 115:58-66.

Pollock, L.A., K.F. Abraham & E. Nol. 2012. Migrant shorebird use of Akimiski Island, Nunavut: a Sub-arctic staging site. Polar Biology 35:1691-1701.

Nol, E., S.P. Murphy & M.D. Cadman. 2012. A historical estimate of adult survival in the American Oystercatcher (Haematopus palliatus) in Virginia. Waterbirds 35:631-635.

Lishman, C. and E. Nol. 2012. Ecology and habitat selection of the Magellanic plover (Pluvianellus socialis): a little-known Patagonian shorebird. Wilson Journal of Ornithology. 124:487-496.

Richmond, S., E. Nol and D. M. Burke. 2012. Local versus landscape scale effects on the demography of three forest-breeding songbirds in Ontario, Canada. Canadian Journal of Zoology 90:815-828

Richmond, S., E. Nol, D. M. Burke and J. Malcolm. 2012. Effects of single-tree selection harvesting on Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus leudovicianus) demography in a northern hardwood forest. Forest Ecology and Management 276:24-32.

Storm-Suke, A., D.R. Norris, L.J. Wassenaar, and E. Nol. 2012. The influence of metabolic rate on the contribution of stable-hydrogen and oxygen isotopes in drinking water to quail blood plasma and feathers. Functional Ecology DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.02014.x.

Storm-Suke, A., D.R. Norris, L.J. Wassenaar, E. Chin and E. Nol. 2012. Factors influencing the turnover and net isotopic discrimination of hydrogen isotopes in proteinaceous tissue: Experimental results using Japanese quail. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 85:376-384

Proctor, E., E. Nol. D. Burke and W. J. Crins. 2012. Responses of insect pollinators and understory plants to silviculture in northern hardwood forests. Biodiversity and Conservation 21:1703-1740.

Leshyk, R., E. Nol, D. Burke and G. Burness. 2012. Logging affects fledgling sex ratios and baseline corticosterone in a forest bird. PlosOne. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0033124

Tozer, D., D. M. Burke, E. Nol and K. A. Elliott. 2012. Managing ecological traps: logging and sapsucker nest predation by bears. Journal of Wildlife Management 76:887-898.

Parada Isada, A., E. Wiancko, E. Nol and D. Burke. 2011. Noteworthy records of Parulidae on Cayo Coco, Cuba. Cotinga 33:108-111.

Ballantyne, K. and E. Nol. 2011. Nesting habitat selection and hatching success of Whimbrels near Churchill, Manitoba, Canada. Waterbirds 34:151-159.

Walters, B. and E. Nol. 2011. Natal and adult dispersal of Red-eyed Vireos in a large southern Ontario forest. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 123:638-641

Richmond, S., E. Nol and D. M. Burke. In press. Avian nest success, mammalian nest predator abundance, and invertebrate prey availability in a fragmented landscape. Canadian Journal of Zoology 89:517-528.

Straus, M., K. Bavrlic, D. Burke and E. Nol. 2011. Reproductive success of cavity-nesting birds in partially harvested woodlots in southwestern Ontario. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 41:1004-1017.

Tozer, D., E. Nol and D. Burke. 2011. Quality of mature aspen and mature maple forests for breeding yellow-bellied sapsuckers (Sphyrapicus varius). Canadian Journal of Zoology 89:148-160.

Leblanc, J-P, D Burke and E Nol. 2011. Ovenbird (Seiurus aurocapilla) demography and nest site selection in response to single-tree selection silviculture in a northern hardwood continuously forested landscape. Ecoscience 18:26-36. Erratum 18:169-169.

Falk, K., D. Burke and E Nol. 2011. Weak effect of edges on avian nesting success in fragmented and forested landscapes in Ontario, Canada. Landscape Ecology 26:239-251.

Wiancko, E., E Nol, A. Parada and D. Burke. 2011. Landbird richness and abundance in three coastal habitats near resorts in Cayo Coco, Cuba. Condor 113:41-51.

Proctor, E, RS Anderson, E Nol., J Girard, S Richmond. 2010. Ground-dwelling weevil (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) communities in fragmented and continuous hardwood forests in south-central Ontario. Journal of the Entomological Society of Ontario.

Tozer, D.C., E Nol, and K.F. Abraham. 2010. Effects of local and landscape-scale habitat variables on abundance and reproductive success of wetland birds. Wetlands Ecology and Management 18:679-693.

Lishman, C., E Nol, K.F. Abraham and L. Nguyen. 2010. Behavioural responses to high predation risk in a southern population of the Semipalmated Plover. Condor 112:499-506.

Tozer, D. C., D. M. Burke, E Nol and K. A. Elliott. 2010. Short-term effects of group-selection harvesting on breeding birds in a northern hardwood forest. Forest Ecology and Management 259:1522-1529.

Rose, M. and E Nol. 2010. Foraging behavior of non-breeding Semipalmated Plovers. Waterbirds 33:59-69.

McKinnon, L., P.A. Smith, E Nol., J.L. Martin, F.I. Doyle, K.F. Abraham, H.G. Gilchrist, R.I.G. Morrison and J. Bêty. 2010. Lower predation risk for migratory birds at high latitudes.
Science. 327:326-327.

Falk, K., K. A. Elliott, D. Burke and E Nol. 2010. Early seedling response to group selection harvesting in a northern hardwood forest. Forestry Chronicle 86:100-109

Nol, E., S. Williams and B. Sandercock. 2010. Natal philopatry and apparent survival of juvenile Semipalmated Plovers. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 122:23-28.

Faaborg, J., A. Anders, K. Bildstein, K. Dugger, S. Gauthreaux, P. Heglund, K. Hobson, R.T. Holmes, D. H. Johnson, S. Latta, D. Levey, P. Marra, C. Merkord, E. Nol, S. I Rothstein, T.S. Sillett, T. Sherry, F. Thompson II, and N. Warnock. 2010. Recent advances in understanding New World bird migration systems. Ecological Monographs 80:3-48.

Faaborg, J., A. Anders, K. Bildstein, K. Dugger, S. Gauthreaux, P. Heglund, K. Hobson, R.T. Holmes, D. H. Johnson, S. Latta, D. Levey, P. Marra, C. Merkord, E. Nol, S. I Rothstein, T.S. Sillett, T. Sherry, F. Thompson II, and N. Warnock. 2010. Conserving migratory land birds in the New World: Do we know enough? Ecological Applications 20:398-418.

Beveridge, B., E. Nol and V. Johnston. 2008. Pond characteristics and occupancy by Red-necked Phalaropes in the Mackenzie Delta, Northwest Territories, Canada. Arctic.

Falconer, M., M. Mallory and E. Nol. 2007. Breeding biology and provisioning of nestling Snow Buntings (Plectrophenax nivalis) in the Canadian High Arctic. Polar Biology 31:483-489

Meltofte, H., T. Piersma, H. Boyd, B. McCaffery, B. Gantner, V.V. Golovnyuk, K. Graham, C.L. Gratto-Trevor, R.I.G. Morrison, E. Nol, H.-U. Rösner, D. Schamel, H. Schekkerman, M.Y. Soloviev, P.S. Tomkovich, D. Tracy, I. Tulp & L. Wennerberg. 2007. A circumpolar review of the effects of climate variation on the breeding ecology of Arctic shorebirds. Greenland Monographs. 59.

Nguyen, L. K. Abraham and E. Nol. 2007. Using digital photographs to evaluate the effectiveness of plover egg crypsis. Journal of Wildlife Management. 71:2084-2089.

Tozer, D. C., K. F. Abraham and E. Nol. 2007. Observations of nesting Least Bitterns in response to call broadcasts. Northeastern Naturalist. 14:637-642

Richmond, S., E. Nol, M. Campbell and D. Burke. 2007. Conspecific and interspecific nest reuse by Wood Thrushes. Northeastern Naturalist. 14:629-636.

Smith, P.A., H.G. Gilchrist, J.N.M. Smith, and E. Nol. 2007. Annual variation in the benefits of a nesting association between Red Phalaropes (Phalaropus fulicarius) and Sabine’s Gulls (Xema sabini). Auk 124:276-290.

Smith, L. A., E. Nol, D. M. Burke and K. Elliott. 2007. Nest-site selection of Rose-breasted Grosbeaks in Southern Ontario. Wilson Bulletin 119:151-161.

Tozer, D. C., K. F. Abraham, and E. Nol. 2006. Improving the accuracy of counts of wetland breeding birds at the point scale. Wetlands 26:518-527.

Nol, E., H. Douglas and W. J. Crins. 2006. Responses of syrphids, elaterids, and bees to single-tree selection harvesting in Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario. Canadian Field-Naturalist. 120-1: 15-21.

Williamson, M., J. B. Williams and E. Nol. 2006. Laboratory metabolism of incubating Semipalmated Plovers (Charadrius semipalmatus). Condor 108:966-970.

Mosley, E., S. Holmes and E. Nol. 2006. Songbird diversity and movement in upland and riparian habitats in the boreal mixedwood forest of northeastern Ontario. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 36:1149-1164

Nguyen, L, K. Abraham and E. Nol. 2006. Influence of Arctic Terns on survival of artificial and natural Semipalmated Plover nests. Waterbirds 29:100-104.

Smith, L. A., D. Burke, E. Nol and K. Elliott. 2006. The effects of partial cutting on the abundance, food availability and nest survival of the Rose-breasted Grosbeak. Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 36:1087-1096

Male, S. and E. Nol. 2005. Impacts of roads associated with the Ekati Diamond MineTM , Northwest Territories, Canada, on reproductive success and breeding habitat of Lapland Longspurs. Canadian Journal of Zoology.

Phillips, J., E. Nol, D. M. Burke and W. Dunford. 2005. Impacts of housing developments on the nesting success of the Wood Thrush. Condor 107:97-106.

Nol, E., C. Francis and D. Burke. 2005. Using putative sources to predict occupancy of woodland birds in putative sinks. Conservation Biology 19:836-844.

Hargreaves, A. L., S. D. Johnson and E. Nol. 2004. Do floral syndromes predict specialization in plant pollination systems? An experimental test in an “ornitholophilous” African Protea. Oecologia. 140:295-301.

Burke, D.M., K. Elliott, L. Moore, W. Dunford, E. Nol, J. Phillips, S. Holmes, K. Freemark. 2004. Do artificial nests reflect patterns of nest predation at natural forest nests? Conservation Biology. 18:381-388.

Jobes, A., E. Nol and D. Voigt. 2004. Effects of selection cutting on bird communities in contiguous eastern hardwood forests. Journal of Wildlife Management 68:51-60.

Nguyen, L., E. Nol. and K. Abraham. 2003. Nesting success and habitat selection of the Semipalmated Plover on Akimiski Island, Nunavut. Wilson Bulletin. 115:285-291.

Vance, C. and E. Nol. 2003. Temporal effects of selection logging on ground beetle communities in northern hardwood forests of eastern Canada. Ecoscience 10:49-56.

Dunford, W., D. Burke, and E. Nol. 2002. Assessing area-sensitivity of Red-eyed Vireos. Wilson Bulletin 114:79-86.

Burke, D. and E. Nol. 2001. Age ratios and return rates of adult male Ovenbirds in contiguous and fragmented forests. Journal of Field Ornithology 72:433-438.

 

Book Chapters

American Oystercatcher Working Group, Nol, E. and R. H. Humphrey. 2012. The American Oystercatcher. In The Birds of North America. No. 82. (A. Poole and F. Gill, Eds.). Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences; Washington, D. C.: The American Ornithologists’ Union.

Nol, E. and B. Beveridge. 2007. Red-necked Phalarope. In Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Ontario: 2001-2005. Eds. M. Cadman et al. Bird Studies Canada.

Nol, E. 2007. Semipalmated Plover. In Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Ontario: 2001-2005. Eds. M. Cadman et al. Bird Studies Canada.

Nol, E. 2007. Killdeer. In Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Ontario: 2001-2005. Eds. M. Cadman et al. Bird Studies Canada.

Nol, E. and M. Sullivan Blanken. 1999. The Semipalmated Plover. In Poole, A. and F. Gill (Eds.) The Birds of North America. Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences; Washington, D. C.: The American Ornithologists’ Union.

 

Selected Conference Presentations

Richmond, S., J. Malcolm, E. Nol, and D. Burke. 2010. Influence of adult age on Rose-breasted Grosbeak nestling provisioning rates in stands harvested by single-tree selection. 91st Meeting of the Wilson Ornithological Society. May 2010, Geneva, New York.

Nol, E., S. Williams and B. Sandercock. 2010. Invited to participate in Conservation of Shorebirds Symposium. Natal philopatry, dispersal and apparent survival in Semipalmated Plovers. San Diego AOU/COS/SCO meeting. February.

Richmond, S., J. Malcolm, E. Nol, and D. Burke. 2009. Survival and habitat use by Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus leudovicianus) in a forested landscape harvested by single-tree selection. 23rd Annual CONFOR conference, January 2009, Orillia, Ontario.

Pollock, L., K. Abraham and E. Nol. 2009. Akimiski Island, Nunavut as an undiscovered stopover site. Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Mazatlan, Mexico, March.

Forgues, K. and E. Nol. 2009. The effects of off-road vehicles on migratory shorebirds. Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Mazatlan, Mexico, March.

Storm-Suke, A. and E. Nol 2009. Are more connected shorebirds more at risk? Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Mazatlan, Mexico, March.

Lishman, C. E. Nol., S. Ferraari, C. Albrieu, and S. Imberti. 2007. The natural history and habitat selection of the Magellanic Plover, Pluvianellus socialis, a rare and endemic Patagonian shorebird. Society of Canadian Ornithologists Annual Meeting, Opinicon, Ontario, September.

Wiancko, E., D. Burke and E. Nol. 2007. Effects of resort development and seasonality on migrant and resident landbird communities in three coastal habitats in Cayo Coco, Cuba. Society of Canadian Ornithologists Annual Meeting, Opinicon, Ontario, September.

Straus, M. D. Burke and E. Nol. 2007. The effects of selection cutting on woodpeckers in southwestern Ontario hardwood forests. Society of Canadian Ornithologists Annual Meeting, Opinicon, Ontario, September.

Beveridge, B., E. Nol, V. Johnston 2006. Breeding habitat associations, behaviour and nesting success of the red-necked phalarope in the Mackenzie Delta, NWT. Western Sandpiper Conference, Burnaby, B.C. December.

Wiancko, E., E. Nol, D. Burke and A. Parada. 2006. Effects of resort development and seasonality on migrant and resident bird communities in three coastal habitats in Cayo Coco, Cuba. North American Ornithological Congress. Veracruz, MX, October.

Beveridge, B., E. Nol and V. Johnston. 2006. Freshwater pond characteristics and visitation rates by Red-necked Phalaropes on Niglintagak Island, Northwest Territories. North American Ornithological Congress. Veracruz, MX, October.

Nguyen, L.P., E. Nol and K. F. Abraham. 2006. Modelling important landscape characteristics affecting semipalmated plover nest success on Akimiski Island, Nunavut. Shorebird Science in the Western Hemisphere, Boulder, CO., March.

Rose, M.A., E. Nol, P. Leary, D. Leary, and B. Winn. 2006. Site Fidelity, Survivorship and local movements of non-breeding Semipalmated Plovers in southeastern Georgia. Shorebird Science in the Western Hemisphere, Boulder, Colorado, March.

MacCulloch, K. and E. Nol. 2005. Habitat use and day-time activity budgets of shorebirds wintering in a tropical environment. Society for Canadian Ornithologists. Halifax, NS, October.

Bavrlic, K., D. M. Burke and E. Nol. 2005. Cavity-nesting birds and silviculture in southern Ontario. American Ornithologists Union, Santa Barbara, California, August.

Smith, L.A., D. M. Burke and E. Nol. 2005. The impacts of silvicultural practices on the Rose-breasted Grosbeak (Pheucticus ludovicianus) in the woodlots of southern Ontario, Canada. OEEC 2005, Ottawa., May.

Meltofte, H., T. Piersma, H. Boyd, B. McCaffery, V. V. Golovnyuk, K. Graham, R.I.G. Morrison, E. Nol, D. Schamal, H. Schekkerman, M. Y. Soloviev, P. S. Tomkovic, D. Tracy and I. Tulp 2004. Vulnerability of Arctic shorebirds to climate variability and change. Arctic Climate Impact Assessment Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland. November.

Allen, M. L., D. J.T. Hussell, K. A. Hobson, L. Wassenaar and E. Nol. 2004. Stable-hydrogen isotope analysis identifies breeding origins of migratory songbirds at Long Point, Ontario. American Ornithologists Union, Quebec City, Quebec. August.

Male, S. and E. Nol. 2004. Effects of a diamond mine on the nesting ecology of the Lapland Longspur. American Ornithologists Union, Quebec City, Quebec. August.

Nol, E., C. M.Francis and D. Burke. 2004. Does distance from putative source predict occurrence of woodland birds in putative sinks? American Ornithologists Union, Quebec City, Quebec. August.

Nguyen, L., E. Nol and K. Abraham. 2004. Are nest site characteristics important for the reproductive success of Semipalmated Plovers? American Ornithologists Union, Quebec City, Quebec. August.

Nol, E. 2003. Sea level rise and American Oystercatcher reproduction. A plea for considering long-term data needs. Worshop of American Oystercatcher Working Group, Cape Charles, VA, December.

Mosley, E., S. Holmes and E. Nol. 2003. Birds in riparian buffer strips in the mixed wood forests of northern Ontario. Society of Canadian Ornithologists, Saskatoon, SK. October.

Graham, K. and E. Nol. 2003. The effect of weather variability and body condition on Semipalmated Plover survivorship. Society of Canadian Ornithologists, Saskatoon, SK. October.

Graham, K. and E. Nol. 2002. Climate fluctuations: Will they reduce Semipalmated Plover Populations in the Canadian Sub-Arctic? British Ornithologists: Union Annual Conference: Climate Change and Coastal Birds, Hull, Yorkshire, UK. 22-24 March.

Nol, E. and M. Rose. 2001. Overwintering foraging ecology of Semipalmated Plovers in Georgia. Waterbird Society Meetings, Niagara Fals, ON. November.

Smith, P. A., E. Nol and G. Gilchrist. 2001. Habitat selection of Red Phalaropes in the eastern Arctic. Ontario Ecology and Ethology Colloquium. May. Guelph.