My research focuses on the population ecology of ungulates (mule deer, elk, moose and bighorn sheep); ungulate/habitat relationships; harvest management; population and behavioral dynamics of predator-prey system and models; and animal movement.
Bergman, E.J., P.F. Doherty, G.C. White, and D.J. Freddy. 2014. Habitat and herbivore density: response of mule deer to habitat management. In Review – Journal of Wildlife Management.
Bergman, E.J., P.F. Doherty, G.C. White, and A.A. Holland. 2014. Density dependence in mule deer: a review of evidence. In Review – Wildlife Biology.
Bergman, E.J., P.F. Doherty, C.J. Bishop, L.L. Wolfe, and B.A. Banulis. 2014. Herbivore body condition response in altered environments: mule deer and habitat management. In Review – Plos One.
Bergman, E.J., C.J. Bishop, D.J. Freddy, G.C. White and P.F. Doherty. 2014. Habitat management influences overwinter survival of mule deer fawn in Colorado. Journal of Wildlife Management 78:448–455.
Bishop, C.J., C.R. Anderson, D.P. Walsh, E.J. Bergman, P. Kuechle, and J. Roth. 2011. Effectiveness of a redesigned vaginal implant transmitter in mule deer. Journal of Wildlife Management. 75:1797-1806.
Bergman, E.J., B.E. Watkins, C.J. Bishop, P.M. Lukacs, and M. Lloyd. 2011. Biological and socio-economic effects of statewide limitation of deer licenses in Colorado. Journal of Wildlife Management. 75:1443-1452.
Becker, M.S., R.A. Garrott, P.J. White, C.N. Gower, E.J. Bergman and R. Jaffe. 2008. Wolf prey selection in an elk-bison system: choice or circumstance? In Garrott, R.A., P.J. White and F.G.R. Watson eds. The Ecology of Large Mammals in Central Yellowstone: sixteen years of integrated field studies. Academic Press, New York, NY.
Becker, M.S., R.A. Garrott, P.J. White, R. Jaffe, J.J. Borkowski, C.N. Gower, and E.J. Bergman. 2008. Wolf kill rates: predictably variable? In Garrott, R.A., P.J. White and F.G.R. Watson eds. The Ecology of Large Mammals in Central Yellowstone: sixteen years of integrated field studies. Academic Press, New York, NY.
Watkins, B.E., C.J. Bishop, E.J. Bergman, B. Hale, B.F. Wakeling, A. Bronson, L.H. Carpenter, and D.W. Lutz. 2007. Habitat guidelines for mule deer: Colorado plateau shrubland and forest ecoregion. Mule Deer Working Group, Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.
Bergman, E.J., R.A. Garrott, S. Creel, J.J. Borkowski, R. Jaffe, and E.G.R. Watson. 2006. Assessment of prey vulnerability through analysis of wolf movements and kill sites. Ecological Applications 16:273-284.