Publications and Presentations

In Preparation

Mounce, H.L., D L. Leonard, C.A. Farmer, K.J. Swinnerton and J.J. Groombridge. Using Population Viability Analysis to Guide Management Strategies for Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys) Recovery.

Warren, C.C., J.P. Vetter, H.L. Mounce. Home Range Patterns of Maui Alauahio  (Paroreomyza montana) and Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys).

Berthold, L.K. and H.L. Mounce. Breeding biology notes from the field: an update on Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys).

Garvin, J. C., H.L. Mounce, C.D. Becker, and D. L. Leonard. Using discriminant function analysis to accurately sex Maui Alauahio (Paroreomyza montana).

2014 Publications

Mounce, H. L., K. J. Iknayan, D.L. Leonard, K.J. Swinnerton, and J. J. Groombridge. Management implications derived from long term re-sight data: annual survival of the Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Bird Conservation Internationalavailable on CJO2013. doi:10.1017/S0959270913000476.

Mounce, H. L., C. Raisin, D.L. Leonard, H. Wickenden, K.J. Swinnerton, and J. J. Groombridge. Using genetic information to design reintroductions: examining alternative strategies using spatial genetic architecture in the critically-endangered Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Accepted July 2014 Conservation Genetics.

2013 Publications

Jirinec, J., C. L. Rutt, J. A. Kutylowski, A. X. Wang, C. R. Kohley, S. R. Wheeler, H. L. Mounce, and J. Jeffrey. 2013. A Nest in Koa (Acacia koa) Successfully Fledged Two ‘Akiapōlā‘au (Hemignathus munroi).'Elepaio 73(5).

MFBRP Work Plan 2013-2014. Our research planning and strategy document.

Mounce, H.L., D.L. Leonard, K.J. Swinnerton, C. D. Becker, L.K. Berthold, K.J. Iknayan, and J. J. Groombridge. 2013. Determining productivity of Maui Parrotbills, an endangered Hawaiian honeycreeper. Journal of Field Ornithology 84(1):32-39.

2012 Publications

Brinck, K.W., R.J. Camp, P.M. Gorresen, D.L. Leonard, H.M. Mounce, K.J. Iknayan, E.H. Paxton. 2012. 2011 Kiwikiu (Maui Parrotbill) and Maui Alauahio abundance estimates and the effect of sampling effort on power to detect a trend. Hawaii Cooperative Studies Unit, University of Hawaii at Hilo. Technical Report HCSU-035.

Vetter, J.P., K.J. Swinnerton, E.A. VanderWerf, J.C. Garvin, H.L. Mounce, H.E. Breniser, D.L. Leonard, and J.S. Fretz. 2012. Survival estimates for two Hawaiian honeycreepers. Pacific Science 66(3):299-309.

MFBRP Work Plan 2012-2013. Our research planning and strategy document.

Mounce, H.L. and D. L. Leonard. 2012. Habitat restoration aiding the recovery of the Maui Parrotbill. Biodiversity Science 6.

Mounce, H. 2012. Help Save the Maui Parrotbill. Winging It 24(3).

2010 Publications

Becker, C.D., H. L. Mounce, T.A. Rassmussen, A. Rauch-Sasseen, K.J. Swinnerton, and D.L. Leonard. 2010. Nest success and parental investment in endangered Maui parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys) with implications for recovery Endangered Species Research. N 278: 189-194.

Becker, C.D., G. Massey, J. Groombridge and R. Hammond. 2010. Moving Iiwi (Vestiaria coccinea) as a Surrogate for Future Translocations of Endangered Akohekohe (Palmeria dolei). Technical Report #172.

Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit. University of Hawaii - Manoa. 13 pg. MFBRP Work Plan 2010 Our research planning and strategy document.

Sparklin, B.D., T.R. Malcolm, C.N. Brosius, and J.P. Vetter. 2010. Effects of Rattus spp. Control Measure and Nesting Substrate on Nest Depredation, East Maui, Hawaii. Proc. 24th Vertebr. Pest Conf. University of California, Davis. 18-22.

2009 Publications

Becker, C. D., L. K. Berthold, K. J. Iknayan, and W. Li. 2009. Density of Maui Parrotbill in Waikamoi Preserve West of Koolau Gap. MFBRP Partnership Communication.

2008 Publications

Mounce, H. L. 2008. What threat do native avian predators pose to Hawaiian honeycreepers? Two cases of predation by pueo (Asio flammeus sandwinchensis). Elepaio 68(3): 19-20.

Malcolm, T.R., K.J. Swinnerton, J.J Groombridge, B.D. Sparklin, C.N. Brosius, J.P. Vetter, and J.T. Foster. 2008. Ground-based rodent control in a remote Hawaiian rainforest on Maui. Pacific Conservation Biology 14: 206-214.

2007 Publications

Mounce, H. L., F. Duvall and K. J. Swinnerton. 2007. Poli Poli fire demonstrates vulnerability of Maui Alauahio. Elepaio 67(9): 67-69.

Presentations

Warren, Chris and Hanna Mounce. 2014. Home-range patterns of two Hawaiian honeycreepers, Kiwikiu (Psuedonestor xanthophrys) and Maui Alauahio (Paroeomyza montana). Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference, Honolulu, HI. 

Warren, Chris and Hanna Mounce. 2014. Home-range patterns of two Hawaiian honeycreepers, Kiwikiu (Psuedonestor xanthophrys) and Maui Alauahio (Paroeomyza montana). Presentation. Island Biology Conference, Honolulu, HI. 

Mounce, H. L., Raisin, C., Leonard, D. L., and J. J. Groombridge. 2012. Contemporary Genetic Diversity for the Kiwikiu (Maui Parrotbill; Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Poster Presentation.  NAOC-V Conference.

Berthold, L.K., Mounce, H. L., Motyka, P. J., and D. L. Leonard. 2012. Experiments with Developing and Using Supplemental Feeders for Kiwikiu (Maui Parrotbill; Psuedonestor xanthophrys): Potentials for translocation efforts and population productivity levels. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Motyka, P. J., Mounce, H. L., Leonard, D. L., and J. J. Groombridge. 2012. Comparing mtDNA diversity in the Kiwikiu (Pseudonestor xanthophrys) and the Maui Alauahio (Paroreomyza montana). Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Mounce, H. L., Kohley, C. R., Rutt, C. and D. L. Leonard. 2012. Maui’s Protected Areas Shelter Long-lived Hawaiian Honeycreepers. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Mounce, H. L., Raisin, C., Leonard, D. L., and J. J. Groombridge. 2012. Contemporary Genetic Diversity for the Kiwikiu (Maui Parrotbill; Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Presentation.  Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Berthold, L. K., Mounce, H. L., Leonard, D. L., Iknayan, K. J., Becker, C. D., Swinnerton, K. J., and J. J. Groombridge. 2011. Kiwikiu productivity: nest survival and annual reproductive success. Presentation. Presentation. The Wildlife Society Conference.

Mounce, H. L., Iknayan, K. J., Berthold, L. K., and D. L. Leonard. 2011. Kiwikiu productivity: Nest survival and annual reproductive success in the Hanawi Natural Area Reserve, Maui, Hawaii. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Berthold, L.K., C.D. Becker, H.L. Mounce,and K. J. Iknayan. 2010. Effect of Rodent Reduction on Numbers of Forest Birds in a Hawaiian Rainforest. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Iknayan, K.J., H.L. Mounce, C.D. Becker. August 2010. Home Range Patterns of Maui Alauahio and Maui Parrotbill. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Becker, C.D., H.L. Mounce, A. Butler, J. Ha, and D.L. Leonard. August 2010. Messages from Population Models: Implications for Recovery of Endangered Maui Parrotbill. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Becker, C.D., Mounce, H.L., and D. L. Leonard. August 2010. Establishing a Second Population of Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Presentation. American Ornithologists' Union (AOU) Conference.

Mounce, H. L., Becker, C. D., Rassmussen, T. A., Rauch-Sasseen, A., Swinnerton, K. J., and D. L. Leonard. February 2009. Parental Investment at the Nest in Wild Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthrophrys): Implications for Captive Propagation and Recovery. Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Mounce, H. L., Garvin, J. C., Wells, C. P., DuBay, S. G., Becker, C. D. and D. L. Leonard. July 2009. Using Morphometrics to Sex Maui 'Alauahio. Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Hammond, R. L., Becker, C. D., Li, W. W., and D. L. Leonard. July 2009. Use of Spacial Analysis to evaluate the effect of climate change on numbers of Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthophrys). Poster Presentation. Hawaii Conservation Conference.

Garvin, Julie C., John P. Vetter, Hanna L. Mounce, Eric A. VanderWerf, Kirsty J. Swinnerton, Haley E. Breniser, C. Dusti Becker, David L. Leonard. 2008. Survival estimates of the endangered Maui Parrotbill (Pseudonestor xanthrophrys) and the Maui Alauahio (Paroreomyza montana). Poster Presentation AOU Conference Portland, OR.