Publications

Recent papers

 

Franke A. 2016. Population estimates for northern juvenile peregrine falcons with implications for harvest levels in North America. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 7(1):36–45; e1944-687X. doi: 10.3996/062015-JFWM-050

 

Franke, A., Lamarre, V., Hedlin, E.M. 2016. Rapid Nestling Mortality in Arctic Peregrine Falcons Due to the Biting Effects of Black Flies. Arctic. VOL. 69, NO. 3, 281 – 285.

 

Jaffré, M., Franke, A., Anctil, A., Galipeau ,P.,  Hedlin, E.M., Lamarre, V., L’Hérault, V., Nikolaiczuk, L., Peck, K., Robinson, B., Bêty, J. 2016.  Écologie de la reproduction du faucon pèlerin au Nunavut. Le Naturaliste Canadien, vol. 139 (1), 2015, p. 54-64

 

Robinson, B.G. , Franke, A., Derocher, A.E.  2015. Estimating nestling diet with cameras: quantifying uncertainty from unidentified food items. Wildlife Biology.  21(5):277-282.

 

Robinson B.G., Franke A, Derocher A.E. 2014. The Influence of Weather and Lemmings on Spatiotemporal Variation in the Abundance of Multiple Avian Guilds in the Arctic. PLoS ONE 9(7): e101495. doi:10.1371

 

Anctil A., Franke, A., and Bêty, J. 2013. Heavy rainfall increases nestling mortality of an arctic top
predator: experimental evidence and long‑term trend
in peregrine falcons. Oecolgia. DOI 10.1007/s00442-013-2800-y

 

L'Hérault, V., Franke, A., Lecomte, N., Alogut, A. and Bêty, J. 2013. Landscape heterogeneity drives intra-population niche variation and reproduction in an arctic top predator. Ecology and Evolution. doi:10.1002/ece3.675

 

Anctil, A. and Franke, A. 2013. Intraspecific Adoption and Double Nest Switching in Peregrine Falcons (Falco peregrinus). ARCTIC. Vol. 66 (2): 222-225

 

Franke, A., Galipeau, P., Nikolaiczuk. 2013. Brood Reduction by Infnaticide in Peregrine Falcons. ARCTIC. Vol. 66 (2) : 226-229.  

Franke, A., Therrien, J.-F., Descamps, S. and Bêty, J. 2011. Climatic conditions during outward migration affect apparent survival of an arctic top predator, the peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus. Journal of Avian Biology, 42: 544–551.                         

Franke, A., Setterington, M. A., Court, G.S., Birkholz, D. 2010. Long-term Trends of Persistent Organochlorine Pollutants, Occupancy and Reproductive Success in Peregrine Falcons (Falco peregrinus tundrius) Breeding near Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada. ARCTIC. 63 (4) 442-450.

Theses

L'Hérault, V. 2011.  Effect of Landscape Heterogeneity on Intra-Population Niche Variation and Reproductive Performance of an Arctic Generalist Predator.  Introduction in French, Data Chapter in English Pg 20.

Anctil, A. 2012. Effets des Précipitations Estivales sur Les Faucons Pèlerins (Falco Peregrinus) Nichant dans L’arctique.  Introduction in French, Data Chapter in English Pg 13.

Conference Posters

Peck. K., V. Lamarre, P. Galipeau, M. Jaffré, A. Anctil, B. Robinson, A. Franke and J. Bêty. 2014.   Reproductive Ecology of a Long-Distance Migrant:
the Tundra Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus tundrius)
 Centre for Northern Studies Conference, Rimouski, QC.

Lamarre, V., Franke, Love, O., Bêty, J.. 2014.   The influence of pre-breeding body condition on the reproductive phenology of Arctic-nesting peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus). Centre for Northern Studies Conference, Quebec City, QC.

Hedlin, E., Franke, Foote, L. Lamarre, V. 2014.   The Effects of Food Supplementation on Nestling Growth and Survival in Arctic Breeding Peregrine Falcons (Falco peregrinus) Poster presentation. CONFORWest 2014, Victoria, BC.

Prostor, M., Robinson, B.G., Beingolea, O., Jaffre, M., Derocher, A., Franke, A. 2013.   From the Arctic to the Neotropics: Migration Routes and Wintering Areas of the Arctic Peregrine Falcon. Poster presentation. Raptor Research Foundation Conference, Bariloche, Argentina

Anctil, A., Franke, A., Alogut, P., Bêty, J.. 2010.   Growth and Survival of Peregrine Falcon Nestlings in Nunavut. Poster presentation ArcticNet Scientific Meeting. Ottawa, ON.

Mahaffy, N., Boer, C., Franke, A., McFarlane, K. 2010. Making a comeback: a study of population genetic health of the peregrine falcon in bottlenecked and wild populations.  Poster presentation International Society for Conservation Biology Conference, Edmonton, AB. 

L'Hérault, V., Franke, A., Alogut, P., Bêty, J.. 2010.   Effect of nesting habitat on niche width and reproductive success of Peregrine Falcons nesting near Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. Poster presentation ArcticNet Scientific Meeting. Ottawa, ON.

Franke, A., L'Hérault, V., Aliyak, A., Alogut, P., Prostor, M. 2009. Use of space by arctic-nesting peregrines raising young.  Poster presentation Society of Canadian Ornithologists. Edmonton, AB

Boer, C.L., Franke, A., McFarlane, K., Prior, H., Wilson, G.A. 2009. Understanding population dynamics of peregrine falcons using DNA fingerprinting. Poster presentation Society of Canadian Ornithologists. Edmonton, AB

L'Hérault, V., Alogut, P., Franke, A., Bêty, J. 2008. Spatial variability in resource use by Arctic-nesting Peregrine Falcons. Poster presentation ArcticNet Scientific Meeting.

Franke, A., Setterington, M., Court, G., Bradley, M. Johnstone, R., Aliyak, A., Abernathy, D. 2006.  Declines in contaminant residues in Arctic-nesting Peregrine Falcons.  Poster presentation ArcticNet Scientific Meeting. Victoria, BC.

Bradley, M.., Franke, A., Court, G., Johnstone, R., Duncan, T., Setterington, M. 2005. Climate Change - What could it mean for Arctic-nesting Peregrine Falcons? Poster presentation ArcticNet Scientific Meeting. Banff, AB.

Franke, A., Court, G., Bradley, M., Setterington, M., Johnstone, R., Abernathy, D., Duncan, T. 2005. Body Weight, Wing Chord and Tail Measurements of F.p. tundrius captured in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut.  Poster presentation Raptor Research Foundation. Green Bay, WI.

Conference Talks

Franke, A., Descamps S., Therrien, J.F., Bêty, J. 2011. Adult survival in Arctic-nesting Peregrine Falcons: higher vulnerability to weather during fall migration.  Accepted Oral presentation Gyrfalcons and Ptarmigan in a Changing World, Boise, ID

Anctil, A., Franke, A., Alogut, P., Bêty, J.  2011. Effects of meteorological conditions on the growth and survival of young peregrine falcons Accepted Oral presentation Gyrfalcons and Ptarmigan in a Changing World, Boise, ID

Franke, A., Robinson, B.G., Prostor, M., L'Hérault, V., Anctil, A., Alogut, P. 2011. Home range size and distribution in Arctic peregrine falcons: is productivity density dependent? Accepted Oral presentation Gyrfalcons and Ptarmigan in a Changing World, Boise, ID

Franke, A., Setterington, M. A., Court, G.S., Birkholz, D. 2011. Long-term Trends of Persistent Organochlorine Pollutants, Occupancy and Reproductive Success in Peregrine Falcons (Falco peregrinus tundrius) Breeding near Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada. Accepted Oral presentation Gyrfalcons and Ptarmigan in a Changing World, Boise, ID

L'Hérault, V., Franke, A., Alogut, P., Bêty, J. 2009. A la carte: foraging decisions of arctic-nesting peregrine falcons in a changing world. Oral presentation ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting. Victoria, BC.

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