Publications

Lesbarrères D, Ashpole SL, Bishop CA, Blouin-Demers G, Brooks RJ, Echaubard P, Govindarajulu P, Green DM, Hecnar SJ, Herman T, Houlahan J, Litzgus JD, Mazerolle MJ, Paszkowski CA, Rutherford P, Schock DM, Storey KB, Lougheed SC (2014) Conservation of Herpetofauna in Northern Landscapes: Threats and Challenges from a Canadian perspective. Biological Conservation 170: 48-55.

Verocai GG, Schock DM, Lejeune M, Warren AL, Duignan PJ, Kutz SJ (2013) Oslerus osleri (Metastrongyloidea; Filaroididae) in grey wolves (Canis lupus) from Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 49(2):422-426.  DOI: 10.7589/2012-07-186

Galloway JM, Adamczewski J, Schock DM, Andrews TD, MacKay G, Bowyer V, Meulendyk T, Moorman B, Kutz SJ (2012) Diet and habitat of mountain woodland caribou inferred from dung preserved in 5000-year-old alpine ice in the Selwyn Mountains, Northwest Territories, Canada. Arctic 65, supp (1):59-79.

Lesbarrères D, Balseiro A, Brunner J, Chinchar VG, Duffus A, Kerby J, Miller DL, Robert J, Schock DM, Waltzek T, Gray MJ (2011) Ranavirus: past, present and future – Meeting Report. Biology Letters, published online 2 November 2011 DOI: 10.1098/rsbl.2011.0951

Schock DM, Ruthig GR, Collins JP, Kutz SJ, Carrière S, Gau RJ, Veitch A, Larter NC, Tate DP, Guthrie G, Allaire DG, Popko R (2010) Amphibian chytrid fungus and ranaviruses in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 92:231-240. DOI 10.3354/dao02134

Schock DM, Bollinger TK, Collins JP (2009) Mortality rates differ among amphibian populations exposed to three strains of a lethal ranavirus. EcoHealth 6:438-448. DOI 10.1007/s10393-010-0279-0

Greer AL, Schock DM, Brunner JL, Johnson RA, Picco AM, Cashins SD, Alford RA, Skerratt LF, Collins JP (2009) Guidelines for the safe use of disposable gloves with amphibian larvae in light of pathogens and possible toxic effects. Herpetological Review 40:145-147.

Schock DM (2009) Amphibian population and pathogen surveys in the Dehcho and Sahtu, Northwest Territories, 2007 and 2008. Manuscript Report 206. Environment and Natural Resources, GNWT. 122 pp. http://www.enr.gov.nt.ca/_live/documents/content/206_manuscript.pdf

Kutz SJ, Schock DM, Brook R, Hoberg E (2008) Impending Ills: Climate change and infectious diseases in wildlife. Wildlife Professional - special issue on climate change. Fall 2008:42-46.

Schock DM, Bollinger TK, Chinchar VG, Jancovich JK, Collins JP (2008) Experimental evidence that amphibian ranaviruses are multi-host pathogens. Copeia 2008:131-141.

Wilson GA, Fulton TL, Kendell K, Schock DM, Paszkowski CA, Coltman DW (2008) Genetic evidence for single season polygyny in the northern leopard frog (Rana pipiens). Herpetological Review 39:46-50.

Brunner JL, Schock DM, Collins JP (2007) Transmission dynamics of the amphibian ranavirus Ambystoma tigrinum virus. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 77:87-95.

Schock DM, Bollinger TK (2005) An apparent decline of northern leopard frogs (Rana pipiens) on the Rafferty Dam mitigation lands near Estevan, Saskatchewan. Blue Jay 63:144-154.

Brunner JL, Schock DM, Collins JP, Davidson EW (2004) Intra-specific reservoirs: Complex life history and the persistence of a lethal ranavirus. Ecology 85:560-566.

Collins JP, Brunner JL, Jancovich J, Schock DM (2004) A model host-pathogen system for studying infectious disease dynamics in amphibians: tiger salamanders (Ambystoma tigrinum) and Ambystoma tigrinum virus. Herpetological Journal 14:195-200.

Collins JP, Brunner JL, Miera V, Parris MJ, Schock DM, Storfer A (2003) Ecology and evolution of infectious diseases. In Semlitsch R (ed). Amphibian Conservation. Smithsonian Press, Washington DC. Pg 139-151.

Carey C, Bradford DF, Brunner JL, Collins JP, Davidson EW, Longcore JE, Ouellet M, Pessier AP, Schock DM (2003) Biotic factors in amphibian population declines. In Linder G, Krest SK, Sparling DW (eds). Amphibian Declines: An integrated analysis of multiple stressor effects. Society of Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry (SETAC). Pg 153-208.

Morissette J, Cobb T, Schock D, Davis S (2000) Wildlife monitoring and inventory of the Rafferty-Alameda mitigation lands. Final report to Saskatchewan Wetland Conservation Corporation and Saskatchewan Environment Resource Management.

Bollinger TK, Mao J, Schock D, Brigham RM, Chinchar VG (1999) Pathology, isolation and preliminary molecular characterization of a novel Ranavirus from tiger salamanders in Saskatchewan. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 35:413-429.