David R. Patton, Ph.D. - Professor Emeritus
Forest wildlife ecology, wildlife habitat relationships, wildlife habitat models,
wildlife management in Africa, effects of forest and range management practices
B.S., West Virginia University, 1960
M.S., Virginia Tech, 1963
Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1973
2003. Patton, David R. Chifungwe: An African Adventure. Dorrance Publications. Pittsburgh,
1978. Scott, Virgil E., Keith E. Evans, David R. Patton, and Charles E. Stone. Cavity
nesting birds of North America. U.S. Dept. Agriculture Handbook No. 511.U.S. Govt.
Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 112 pp.
1979. Patton, David R. Wildlife Habitat Relationships in Forested Ecosystems. Timber
Press, Portland, Oregon. 2nd Edition.
Selected Publications Since 1980
1994. Patton, D. R. Assessment of American Indian deeded and trust forest lands.
In Ecosystem Management in Western Interior Forests. Symposium Proceedings. USDA
Forest Service and Washington State University. Spokane, WA.
1993. Patton, D. R., K. E. Severson, and G. Goodwin. A logical wildlife habitat
relationships data model for habitats on Southwestern National Forests. USDAForest
Service, Region 3, Albuquerque, NM.
1992. Patton, D. R. Single versus multispecies management. J. For. February.
1989. Patton, D. R. and K. E. Severson. WILDHARE: A wildlife habitat relationships
data model for southwestern ponderosa pine. Pages 268-276 in A. Techle, W. W. Covington,
and R. H. Hamre, tech. coords. Multiresource management of ponderosa pine forest.
Gen Tech. Rep. RM-185, USDA For. Serv., Rocky Mountain For. and Range Exp. Sta.,
Fort Collins, CO.
1987. Patton, David R. Is the use of "Management Indicator Species" feasible. Western
Journal of Applied Forestry 2:33-34.
1987. Patton David R. Habitat and wildlife relations of major Rocky Mt. shrubs in
the ponderosa pine. In: Fisser, Herb. Sixteenth Wyoming Shrub Ecology Workshop.
1987. Patton, David R. Selection of silviculture systems for wildlife. In: Ponderosa
pine: Thespecies and its management. Washington State University, Pullman, Wash.
1986. Patton, David R. and J. Robert Vahle. Cache and nest characteristics of thered
squirrel inan Arizona mixed conifer forest. Western Journal of Applied Forestry.
1986. Patton, David R. Carlos E. Gonzales V., Alvin L. Medina, Luis a Segura T.
and R. H.Hamre. Management and utilization of arid land plants. USDA Forest Service
Gen. Tech. Rep. RM-135. Rocky Mt. For. and Range Exp. Sta., Fort Collins, Colo.
1985. Patton, David R. and Robert L. Layman. From inventory to database management.
In: First International Symposium on Wildlife. Satellite meeting of 15th World Forestry
Congress, Mexico City.
1985. Patton, David R., Richard L. Wadleigh, and Howard G. Hudak. The effects of
timber harvesting on the Kaibab squirrel. Journal of Wildlife Management 49:14-19.
1984. Patton, David R. A model to evaluate Abert squirrel habitat in uneven- aged
ponderosa pine. Wildlife Society Bull. 12:408-414.
1984. Patton, David R. Wildlife inventory, present uses and future direction. In:
Caballero, Miguel. Inventarios de polblaciones de fauna silvestre. Instituto Nacional
de InvestigacionesForestales, Subsecretaria Forestal. Cuidad de Chihuahua, Chih.
Mexico. 15 pp.USDA Forest Service, Southwestern Region, Albuquerque, N.M. 29 pp.
1983. Patton, David R. The Forest Service's program of range and wildlife habitat
research in the Southwest. In: Patton, David R., et al. (tech. coord.). Wildlife
and range research needs innorthern Mexico and southwestern United States. Workshop
Proceedings; Rio Rico, Ariz. p. 67-70. USDA Forest Service Gen. Tech. Rep. WO-36,
1983. Patton, David R., Jose M. de la Puente E., Peter F. Ffolliott, Sonia Gallina,
and E. T. Bartlett. Wildlife and range research needs in northern Mexico and southwestern
United States. USDA Forest Service Gen. Tech. Rep. WO-36, Washington, D.C. 119 pp.
1982. Patton, David R. and Mary G. Ertl. Wildlife food plants of the Southwest.
Wildlife Technical Unit Series. RUN WILD Wildlife Habitat Relationships.USDA Forest
Service, Southwestern Region, Albuquerque, N.M. 49 pp.
1982. Patton, David R. Wildlife habitat in land management planning: Some ideas
and principles. In: Proceedings of the workshop, Effects of land management practices
on fish and wildlife in southwestern conifer forests. School of Renewable Natural
Resources, The University of Arizona.
1982. Patton, David R. Management applications of biotic community data. In: Brown,
David E. Biotic communities of the American Southwest-United States and Mexico.
Desert Plants Vol. 4. 7 pp