Basic Course Information

Upcoming Due Dates: Research Paper 11/16

No class on Friday, but read CWP CH 4 and CH 5 for Monday

Class Hours & Location

MWF 12:00- 12:50, Lewis Hall Room 306.


Dr Scott Creel 311-A Lewis Hall, Phone: 994-7033. Email:


Egil Droge, AJM Johnson Room 7 (in the basement). Email: Egil will conduct regular help sessions for the use of R and questions on class material on Thursday at 2:00 in the Ecology library, and is available to help with these at other times by appointment.

Undergrad TA

Noah Bosworth. Email: (best contact). Phone (207)-629-7649 (not preferred). Noah will assist Egil at the help sessions and is available for help after 1:00 on Fridays and between 10:00 and 5:00 on Thursdays.

Office Hours

TH 10-12, W 2-3. I am always happy to answer questions immediately after class, by email, or by appointment at other times.


The reading will be a mix of journal articles and textbook chapters. Required reading (journal articles, book chapters) that does not come from the textbook will be linked from this web page (links in the syllabus below). The textbook is Conservation of Wildlife Populations, 2nd edition by L.S. Mills  (Blackwell Publishing, ISBN 978-0-470-67149-8).