For more than 75 years, the Western North American Naturalist (formerly Great Basin Naturalist) has published peer-reviewed experimental and descriptive research pertaining to the biological natural history of western North America.
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Current Issue: Volume 78, Number 2 (2018)
Dune habitat trends of an endangered species, Penstemon haydenii Wats. (blowout penstemon), in Carbon County, Wyoming
Bonnie Heidel, Samuel E. Cox, and Frank C. Blomquist
American pika (Ochotona princeps) population survival in winters with low or no snowpack
Andrew T. Smith and Constance I. Millar
Seasonal spatial ecology of mountain lions (Puma concolor) in the central Sierra Nevada
Justin A. Dellinger, Eric R. Loft, Ronald C. Bertram, Donald L. Neal, Marc W. Kenyon, and Steven G. Torres
Density and pond habitat affect survival and growth rates in larval Columbia spotted frogs (Rana luteiventris)
Sidney A. Patchett, Allystair D. Jones, and Mark C. Belk
Bat hibernacula in caves of southern Idaho: implications for monitoring and management
Jericho C. Whiting, Bill Doering, Gary Wright, Devin K. Englestead, Justin A. Frye, and Todd Stefanic
Roost characteristics and clustering behavior of western red bats (Lasiurus blossevillii) in southwestern New Mexico
Brett R. Andersen and Keith Geluso
La Sal daisy, Erigeron mancus, density and associated species from treeline ecotone and alpine habitats
James F. Fowler, Steve Overby, and Barb Smith
Interaction between seed detectability and seed preference affects harvest rates of granivorous rodents
William S. Longland and Lindsay A. Dimitri
Kleptoparasitism of harvester ants by the giant kangaroo rat (Dipodomys ingens) in the Carrizo Plain, California
Matthew Polvorosa Kline, Jeff A. Alvarez, and Nicole Parizeau
New records of tricolored bats (Perimyotis subflavus) in Colorado, with first evidence of reproduction
Rick A. Adams, Burton Stoner, Donna Nespoli, and Sarah M. Bexell
First description of a Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) actively depredating an adult Sandhill Crane (Antigone canadensis)
Andrew J. Caven, Joshua D. Wiese, William R. Wallauer, and Kristin J. Mosher
Cougar dispersal and natal homing in a desert environment
David M. Choate, Kathleen M. Longshore, and Daniel B. Thompson
Relative abundance of pond snails in Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, Washington, and the spread of an invasive snail
Michele D. Larson, Christina M. Torrieri, and A. Ross Black
New state record and potential distribution of the snake Sibon nebulatus from Mexico
Luis Badillo-Saldaña, Jose Daniel Lara-Tufiño, Aurelio Ramírez-Bautista, and Jonathan A. Campbell