My Publications


Straka, T. M., Greif, S., Schultz, S., Goerlitz, H. R., & Voigt, C. C. (2020). The effect of cave illumination on bats. Global Ecology and Conservation, e00808. Available here.


Straka, T. M., Miller, K. K., & Jacobs, M. H. (2019). Understanding the acceptability of wolf management actions: roles of cognition and emotion. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 1-14. Available here.

Voigt C.C., Straka T.M., Fritze M. (2019) Producing wind energy at the cost of biodiversity: A stakeholder view on a green-green dilemma. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 11, 063303. Available here.

Straka, T. M., Wolf, M., Gras, P., Buchholz, S., & Voigt, C. C. (2019). Tree cover mediates the effect of artificial light on urban bats. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution7, 91. Available here


Straka, T. M., Bal, P., Corrigan, C., Di Fonzo, M. M., & Butt, N. (2018). Conservation leadership must account for cultural differences. Journal for Nature Conservation43, 111-116. Summary can be found here.

Blakey, R. V., Law, B. S., Straka, T. M., Kingsford, R. T., & Milne, D. J. (2018). Importance of wetlands to bats on a dry continent: a review and meta-analysis. Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy29(1). Available here.


Bhardwaj, M., Soanes, K., Straka, T. M., Lahoz-Monfort, J. J., Lumsden, L. F., & van der Ree, R. (2017). Differential use of highway underpasses by bats. Biological Conservation212, 22-28. Available here.


Straka, T. M., Kendal, D., & van der Ree, R. (2016). When ecological information meets high wildlife value orientations: influencing preferences of nearby residents for urban wetlands. Human Dimensions of Wildlife21(6), 538-554.

Straka, T. M., Lentini, P. E., Lumsden, L. F., Wintle, B. A., & van der Ree, R. (2016). Urban bat communities are affected by wetland size, quality, and pollution levels. Ecology and Evolution6(14), 4761-4774. Available here.


Straka, T.M. (2015). The shared habitat: Understanding and linking the needs of insectivorous bats and people at urban wetlands (Doctoral dissertation).