The U.S. Geological Survey
United States of America
Ph.D. Candidate, Ecology, Pennsylvania State University, in progress B.S., Biology, Elmhurst College, 2006
Population ecology Human impacts Disease dynamics Behavioral ecology Conservation biology
Severe mortality of a population of threatened Agassiz’s desert tortoises: the American badger as a potential predator
Host contact and shedding patterns clarify variation in pathogen exposure and transmission in threatened tortoise Gopherus agassizii: implications for disease modelling and management, Aiello, Christina M.; Nussear, Kenneth E.; Esque, Todd C.; Emblidge, Patrick G.; Sah, Pratha; Bansal, Shweta; Hudson, Peter J.
Inferring social structure and its drivers from refuge use in the desert tortoise, a relatively solitary species, By: Pratha Sah, Kenneth E. Nussear, Todd C. Esque, Christina M. Aiello, Peter J. Hudson, and Shweta Bansal