PUBLICATIONS: (*denotes student)
Coster, S.S., A.B. Welsh, G. Costanzo, S.R. Harding, J.T. Anderson, T.E. Katzner. 2019. Gene flow connects coastal populations of a habitat specialist, the Clapper Rail (Rallus crepitans). Ibis, 161: 66-78.
Coster, S.S., A.B. Welsh, G. Costanzo, S.R. Harding, J.T. Anderson, T.E. Katzner. 2018. Genetic analyses reveal cryptic introgression in secretive marsh bird populations. Ecology and Evolution, 8: 9870-9879.
Palmer*, E., and S.S. Coster. 2018. Play behavior varies by age class in wild African elephants (Loxodonta africana). Papers & Publications: Interdisciplinary Journal of Undergraduate Research.
Coster, S.S., K.J. Babbitt, A.I. Kovach. 2015. High genetic connectivity in Wood Frogs (Lithobates sylvaticus) and Spotted Salamanders (Ambystoma maculatum) in a managed forest. Herpetological Conservation & Biology, 10: 64-89.
Coster, S.S., K.J. Babbitt, A. Cooper, A.I. Kovach. 2015. Limited influence of local and landscape factors on finescale gene flow in two pond-breeding amphibians. Molecular Ecology, 24: 742-758.
Coster, S.S., J.S. Veysey Powell, K.J. Babbitt. 2014. Characterizing the width of amphibian movements during postbreeding migration. Conservation Biology, 28: 756-762.
Coster, S.S., A.I. Kovach. 2012. Anthropogenic influences on the spatial genetic structure of black bears. Conservation Genetics, 13: 1247-1257.
Coster, S.S., A.I. Kovach, P. Pekins, A. Cooper, A. Timmins. 2011. Genetic mark-recapture population estimation in black bears and issues of scale. Journal of Wildlife Management, 75: 1128-1136.
Coster, S.S., D.O. Ribble. 2005. Density and cover preferences of the Black-and-rufous elephant-shrew in Chome Forest Reserve Tanzania. Belgian Journal of Zoology, 135: 175-177.
Coster, S.S. 2007. Better black bear management. Newsletter of the NH Dept. of Environmental Services, Jan/Feb: 4.