PAPERS IN REFEREED JOURNALS

Published:

60) Wiebe, K.L. Hypoxia probably does not explain short incubation periods of woodpeckers. Condor. 109:976-979.

59) Flockhart, T.D. and K.L. Wiebe. 2007. The role of weather and migration in assortative pairing within the northern flicker (Colaptes auratus) hybrid zone. Evol. Ecol. Res. 9:887-903.

58) Wiebe, K.L. Division of labour during incubation in a bird species with reversed sex roles and facultative polyandry. Ibis (in press).

57) Wiebe, K.L., W.D. Koenig and K. Martin. 2007. Costs and benefits of nest reuse versus excavation in cavity-nesting birds. Ann. Zool. Fennici. 44: 209-217.

56) Slagsvold, T. and K.L. Wiebe. 2007. Hatching asynchrony and early nestling mortality: the feeding constraint hypothesis. Animal Behaviour 73: 691-700.

55) Slagsvold, T. and K.L. Wiebe. 2007. Learning the ecological niche. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B. 274: 19-23.

54) K.L. Wiebe. 2006. Egg composition in Northern Flickers. Condor 108: 977-980.

53) Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe. 2006. Nest defence according to age and sex by parent Northern Flickers. Wilson Journal of Ornithology 118: 452-460.

52) Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe 2006. Breeding dispersal of Northern Flickers in relation to natural nest predation and experimentally increased perception of predation risk. Ibis 148: 772-781.

51) Wiebe, K.L. 2006. A review of mortality rates in woodpeckers. Ann. Zool. Fennici 43: 112-117.

50) Wiebe, K.L. 2006. Northernmost nest record of the Flammulated Owl (Otus flammeolus) in Canada. Wildlife Afield 2: 82-83.

49) Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe. 2006. Nest site attributes and temporal patterns of northern flicker nest loss: effects of predation and competition. Oecologia 147: 744-753.

48) Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe. 2006. Modeling survival rates of a North American woodpecker, the Northern Flicker in relation to life history covariates: a six year field study. Condor 108: 193-200.

47) Wiebe, K.L., W.D. Koenig and K. Martin. 2006. Evolution of clutch size in cavity-excavating birds: the nest site limitation hypothesis revisited. American Naturalist 167: 343-353.

46) Wiebe, K.L. 2005. Asymmetric costs favor female desertion in the facultatively polyandrous northern flicker (Colaptes auratus). Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 57: 429-437.

45) Wiebe, K.L. 2004. Innate and learned components of defence by flickers against a novel nest competitor, the European Starling. Ethology 110: 779-791.

44) Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe, 2004. Coping mechanisms of alpine and arctic breeding birds: extreme weather and limitations to reproductive resilience. Integrative and Comparative Biology 44: 177-185.

43) Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe, 2004. Impacts of climate variability on alpine birds. Acta Zoologica Sinica (in press).

42) Martin, K., K.E.H. Aitken and K.L. Wiebe, 2004. Nest sites and nest webs for cavity-nesting communities in interior British Columbia, Canada: nest characteristics and niche partitioning. Condor 106: 5-19.

41) Elchuk, C.L. and K.L. Wiebe, 2003. Ephemeral food resources and high conspecific densities as factors explaining lack of feeding territories in Northern Flickers (Colaptes auratus). Auk 120: 187-193.

40) Elchuk, C.L. and K.L. Wiebe, 2003. Home range size of northern flickers (Colaptes auratus) in relation to habitat and parental attributes. Can. J. Zool. 8: 954-961.

39) Wiebe, K.L. 2003. Delayed timing as a strategy to avoid nest-site competition: testing a model using data from starlings and flickers. Oikos 100: 291-298.

38) Wiebe, K.L. and C.E. Elchuk, C.E., 2003. Correlates of parental care in Northern Flickers: do the sexes contribute equally while provisioning young? Ardea 91: 91-101

37) Wiebe, K.L. 2002. First reported case of classical polyandry in a North American woodpecker, the Northern Flicker. Wilson Bull. 114: 401-403.

36) Elchuk, C.L. and K.L. Wiebe, 2002. Food and predation risk as factors related to foraging locations of Northern Flickers. Wilson Bull. 114: 349-357.

35) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti, 2002. Variation in carotenoid-based color in Northern Flickers in a hybrid zone. Wilson Bull. 114: 393-400.

34) Aiken, K.E.H., K.L. Wiebe and K. Martin. 2002. Nest-site reuse patterns for a cavity-nesting bird community in interior British Columbia. Auk 19: 391-402.

33) Wiebe, K.L. 2001. Northern Flicker incubates a Hooded Merganser egg. British Columbia Birds 10: 13-15.

32) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 2001. Variation in colour in a population of hybrid northern flickers: a new perspective on an old hybrid zone. Canadian Journal of Zoology 79: 1046-1052.

31) Wiebe, K.L. and T. Swift. 2001. Clutch size relative to tree cavity size in Northern Flickers. Journal of Avian Biology 32: 167-173.

30) Wiebe, K.L. 2001. The microclimate of tree cavity nests: is it important for reproductive success of flickers? Auk 118: 412-421.

29) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 2000. The use of incubation behavior to adjust avian reproductive costs after egg laying. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 48: 463-470.

28) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 2000. Parental interference in sibling aggression in birds: What should we look for? Ecoscience 7: 1-9.

27) Wiebe, K.L. 2000. Assortative mating by color in a population of hybrid Northern Flickers. Auk 117: 525-529.

26) Wiebe,K.L.,J. Wiehn,I. Johnsson, H. Hakkarianen and E. Korpimaki. 2000. Behaviour of female Eurasian kestrels during the laying period in relation to prey abundance and male performance. Ornis Fennica 77: 1-9.

25) Wiehn, J., E. Korpimaki, K.L. Wiebe, P. Ilmonen and M. Pahkala. 2000. Hatching asynchrony in the Eurasian Kestrel Falco tinnunculus: an experimental test of the brood reduction hypothesis. Journal of Animal Ecology 69: 85-95.

24) Wiebe, K.L., E. Korpimaki and J. Wiehn. 1999. Hatching asynchrony in the Eurasian kestrel in relation to the abundance and predictability of cyclic prey. Journal of Animal Ecology 67: 908-917.

23) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 1998. Costs and benefits of nest cover for ptarmigan: changes within and among years. Animal Behaviour 56: 1137-1144.

22) Wiebe, K.L., J. Wiehn and E. Korpimaki. 1998. The onset of incubation in birds: can females control hatching patterns? Animal Behaviour 55: 1043-1052.

21) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 1998. Seasonal use by birds of stream-side riparian habitat in the boreal forest of northcentral British Columbia. Ecography 21: 124-134.

20) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 1998. Effects of predation, body condition and temperature on incubation rhythms of ptarmigan. Wildlife Biology 3: 143-151.

19) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 1998. Age-specific patterns of reproduction in ptarmigan. Ibis 140: 14-24.

18) Wiebe, K.L. 1997. A review of the morphometrics and taxonomy of Steller's Jays in British Columbia. British Columbia 5: 3-11.

17) Wiebe, K.L. 1996. The insurance-egg hypothesis and extra reproductive value of last-laid eggs in clutches of the American Kestrel. Auk 113: 258-261.

16) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1996. Proximate effects of food supply on intra-clutch egg size variation in kestrels. Canadian Journal of Zoology 74: 118-124.

15) Wiebe, K.L. 1995. Explaining intraspecific variation in hatching asynchrony: should birds choose optimal hatching patterns? Oikos 74: 453-462.

14) Bortolotti, G.R., K.L. Wiebe and J.M. Gerrard. 1995. Diversity and population trends of the birds of Besnard Lake. Proc. Churchill R. Conf. pp. 45-54.

13) Wiebe, K.L. and K. Martin. 1995. Physiological and environmental effects on laying rates in ptarmigan. Condor 97: 708-717.

12) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1995. Egg size and clutch size as a reproductive strategy in kestrels. Journal of Zoology (Lond.) 237: 285-301.

11) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1995. Food-dependent benefits of asynchronous hatching in American kestrels. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 36: 49-57.

10) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1994. Energetic efficiency of reproduction: the benefits of asynchronous hatching for American kestrels. Journal of Animal Ecology 63: 551-560.

9) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1994. Food supply and hatching spans of birds: energy constraints or facultative manipulation? Ecology 75: 813-823.

8) Wiebe, K.L and K. Martin. 1994. Growing old in the cold: environment, age, and reproduction in two ptarmigan species. Journal fur Ornithologie 135: 385.

7) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1993. Brood patches of American Kestrels: an ecological and evolutionary perspective. Ornis Scandinavica 24: 197-204.

6) Bortolotti, G.R. and K.L. Wiebe. 1993. Roosting American Kestrels (Falco sparverius) during migration in Saskatchewan. Journal of Raptor Research 27: 47-49.

5) Bortolotti, G.R. and K.L. Wiebe. 1993. Incubation behaviour and hatching patterns in the American Kestrel (Falco sparverius). Ornis Scandinavica 24: 41-47.

4) Wiebe, K.L. and G.R. Bortolotti. 1992. Facultative sex ratio manipulation in American Kestrels. Behavioural Ecology and Sociobiology 30: 379-386.

3) Wiebe, K.L. 1991. Food habits of breeding Short-eared Owls in British Columbia. Journal of Raptor Research 25: 143-145.

2) Bortolotti, G.R., K.L. Wiebe and W.M. Iko. 1991. Cannibalism of nestling American kestrels by their parents and siblings. Canadian Journal of Zoology 69: 1447-1453.

1) Lima, S.L., K.L. Wiebe and L.M. Dill. 1987. Protective cover and the use of space by finches: is closer better? Oikos 50: 225-230.

Submitted:

Cockle, K., K. Martin, & K. Wiebe. In press. Availability of cavities for nesting birds in the Atlantic forest, Argentina. Ornitologia Neotropical 19 (Suppl.)

Wiebe, K.L. and T. Slagsvold. Sexual differences in food allocation to nestlings as mediated by prey size. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. Submitted 15 August 2007.

BOOKS

J.M. Gerrard, G.R. Bortolotti and K.L. Wiebe. 1996. Birds of the Besnard Lake Area, North-central Saskatchewan 1968-1994. Published by the Saskatchewan Natural History Society, Regina, SK. 97 pp.

INVITED LECTURES INVITED CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Wiebe, K.L. 2007. Insights into foraging: the role of learning and sexual competition. Dept. Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, 26 January.

Wiebe, K.L. 2007. The biological basis of learning. Dept. Psychology, University of Saskatchewan. 22 Feb.

Wiebe, K.L. 2005. Linking habitat with reproductive success in woodpeckers. Invited Plenary Lecture. 6th International Woodpecker Symposium, Mekrijarvi, Finland, August.

Wiebe, K.L. 2004. Parental care and sex roles in Northern Flickers. Invited seminar, January, Department of Biology, University of Berkeley, California.

Wiebe, K.L. 2004. Costs and benefits of parental care vs. Desertion in flickers. Invited seminar, February, Hastings Biological Reserve, University of Berkeley, California.

Wiebe, K.L. 2003. Forestry practices and the cavity-nesting bird community. Invited seminar, October, Hedmark College, Koppang, Norway.

Wiebe, K.L. 2003. The importance of parental care in Northern Flickers. Invited seminar, November, Department of Biology, University of Oslo, Norway.

Wiebe, K.L. 2003. Woodpeckers and nest webs in the boreal forest. Invited seminar, November, Dept. Ecology and Resource Management, Agricultural University, Oslo, Norway.

Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe. 2003. Coping mechanisms of birds breeding in extreme weather. Symposium talk on “The biology of the Arctic: a crucible for change in the 21st century”. Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Toronto, Ontario, January

Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe. 2002. Impacts of climate variability on Alpine birds. Symposium talk on “Effects of global climate change on birds: evidence and predictions”. International ornithological Congress, August, Beijing, China.

Wiebe, K.L. 1999. Nest site selection in ptarmigan and flickers: the importance of trade-offs. University of Regina, Regina, Saskatchewan, October 8, 1999.

Wiebe, K.L. 1997. Different responses of Eurasian and American Kestrels to the ups and downs of prey populations. Canadian Wildlife Service, Delta, British Columbia, March 11, 1997.

Wiebe, K.L. 1996. Age-related reproduction in ptarmigan and population stability. Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute, Helsinki, Finland, December 4, 1996.

Wiebe, K.L. 1996. Growing old in the cold: age and life histories of two species of ptarmigan. University of Turku, Finland, December 2, 1996.

Wiebe, K.L. 1996. Hatching asynchrony in birds. University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland, March 19, 1996.

Wiebe, K.L. 1996. Facultative manipulation of hatching asynchrony in kestrels. University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland, February 28, 1996.

Wiebe, K.L. 1996. Reproductive strategies of American Kestrels in relation to a fluctuating food source. (International Symposium on predator-prey interactions). University of Turku, January 15, 1996.

Wiebe, K.L. 1995. The use of riparian habitat by forest birds in northcentral British Columbia. Canadian Wildlife Service, Delta, British Columbia, November 28, 1995.

Wiebe, K.L. 1994. Hatching asynchrony: why does the early bird get the worm? Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, December 8, 1994.

Wiebe, K.L. 1994. Age and reproduction in two species of ptarmigan. Symposium on "Age and reproduction". International Ornithological Congress, Vienna, August 22-26, 1994. (Invited conference presentation).

PRESENTATIONS AT CONFERENCES (Non-Invited)

Wiebe, K.L. and T. Slagsvold. 2007. Hatching asynchrony and early nestling mortality: the feeding constraint hypothesis. American Ornithologists' Union 125rd meeting, Laramie, Wyoming, 8-11 August, 2007.

Cockle, K., K. Martin and K. Wiebe. 2007. Availability of cavities for nesting birds in the Atlantic Forest, Argentina. VIII Neotropical Ornithological Congress, Maturin, Venezuala, 13-19 May 2007.

Wiebe, K.L., Koenig, W.D. and Martin, K. 2006. Costs and benefits of nest reuse in cavity nesting birds. American Ornithologists' Union 123rd meeting, Veracruz, Mexico, 3-7 Oct 2006.

Flockhart, T.D. and K.L. Wiebe. 2006. Dynamics of the northern flicker hybrid zone: do flickers mate assortatively? American Ornithologists' Union 123rd meeting, Veracruz, Mexico, 3-7 Oct 2006.

Koenig, W.D., Wiebe, K.L. and Martin, K., 2005. Clutch size, nest site limitation and nest reuse in cavity nestling birds. Animal Behaviour Society 42nd Annual meeting, Snowbird, Utah, 6-10 August, 2005. (poster)

Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe. 2004. Opposing selection pressures on nest site selection by northern flickers: effects of predation and evictions. American Ornithologists' Union 122nd meeting, Quebec City, 22-26 August (talk).

Fisher, R.J. and K.L. Wiebe, 2003. Effects of current and previous encounters with predators on nest site selection of Northern Flickers (poster). Society of Canadian Ornithologists, October, Saskatoon SK.

Elchuk, C.L. and K.L. Wiebe. 2001. Factors influencing home range size in Northern Flickers. American Ornithologists' Union 119th meeting, Seattle, Washington, 15-18 August 2001.

Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe. 2000. Effects of extreme weather events on ptarmigan reproduction and survival. American Ornithologists' Union 118th meeting, St. John's, Newfoundland, 14-19 August 2000.

Wiebe, K.L and K. Martin. 1999. White-tailed ptarmigan reproduction in years of extreme weather conditions in Colorado: when to opt out and when to compromise? 8th International Grouse Symposium, Rovaniemi, Finland, Sept. 8-15, 1999.

Martin, K., C. Hitchcock and K.L. Wiebe. 1997. Dispersal and population persistence for white-tailed ptarmigan on Vancouver Island. (Poster). Society of Canadian Ornithologists Meeting, Peterborough, Ontario, August 1997.

Wiebe, K.L and K. Martin. 1996. Seasonal use of riparian habitat by birds in the northern coniferous forest of British Columbia. (Talk). American Ornithologists' Union 114th meeting, Boise, ID, August 13-17, 1996.

Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe. 1996. Age-dependent patterns of reproduction in two ptarmigan species: the mis-match of potential fecundity and realized production. (Talk). American Ornithologists' Union 114th meeting, Boise, ID, August 13-17, 1996.

Martin, K., K.L. Wiebe and C.E. Braun. 1995. The importance of class specific mortality and fecundity to population resilience. (Talk). Conservation Society, Fort Collins, CO, June 8-10, 1995.

Martin, K. and K.L. Wiebe. 1995. The influence of extreme environments on life history traits of arctic and alpine ptarmigan. (Talk). Cooper Ornithological Society, Baja, CA, April 4-9, 1995.

Bortolotti, G.R., K.L. Wiebe and J.M. Gerrard. 1995. Diversity and opulation trends of the Birds of Besnard Lake. (Talk). The Churchill: a heritage river, Saskatoon, SK, March 8-10, 1995.

Wiebe, K.L and G.R. Bortolotti. 1994. Egg size as a reproductive strategy in American Kestrels. (Poster). American Ornithologists' Union/Cooper Society/Wilson Society joint meeting, Missoula, MT, June 21-16, 1994.

Wiebe. K.L. 1993. Effect of food supply on hatching asynchrony in the American Kestrel. (Talk). American Ornithologists' Union 111th meeting, Fairbanks, AK, June 10-12, 1993.

Bortolotti, G.R. and K.L. Wiebe. 1991. Facultative sex ratio manipulation in American Kestrels. (Talk). American Ornithologists' Union 109th meeting, Montreal, PQ, August 14-17, 1991.

Wiebe, K.L and G.R. Bortolotti. 1991. Parental control of hatching asynchrony in American Kestrels. (Talk). American Ornithologists' Union 109th meeting, Montreal, PQ, August 14-17, 1991.

Non-refereed Contributions

K.L. Wiebe, 2004. New information on Northern flickers. Interpretive Birding Bulletin 5: 34-36.

K.L. Wiebe. 2001. Birding the Finnish way. Blue Jay. In press. 6 ms pp.

K.L. Wiebe. 1997. Finnsticks. British Columbia Field Ornithologists' Newsletter. In press.

K.L. Wiebe. 1989. Barn-owls: natural history and reproduction in British Columbia. Discovery 18: 48-51.