Index to Articles by General Subject Index by Author
Population

In Search of Otters: A Case Study at Parsa Wildlife Reserve of Nepal by Gandhiv Kafle

Winter 2013
Population Survey for Otters in Rocky Mountain National Park: A Progress Report for 2012

by Merav Ben-David

Winter 2013
Long-Term Survival and Reproduction in a North American River Otter (Lontra canadensis) with an Intraperitoneal Radio Transmitter by Jennifer Bohrman, Sadie Stevens, and Thomas Serfass Spring 2012
Rehabilitated Otters Take to the Wilds of Texas by Jennifer Bohrman Spring 2012

Rapid Assessment of Otter Presence Sites with Community Outreach in Nepal
by Gandhiv Kafle

Fall 2010
Update on the Distribution and Abundance of River Otters in the Upper Clark Fork River of Western Montana by Darin Newton and Kerry Forseman Fall 2010

Missouri Research Update by Rebecca Mowry

Fall 2010
Population Survey for River Otters in Rocky Mountain National Park by Merav Ben-David, Ph.D. Fall 2009

Establishing Baseline Information on River Otter Use of the Lower Elwha River, Olympic Peninsula, Washington     
by Kimberly Sager-Fradkin

Spring 2009
Otters at Liberty in New Mexico Rivers by Melissa Savage Fall 2008
Nebraska Reintroduction Efforts by Craig R. Allen Spring 2008

Spring 2007 Mainland California Sea Otter Survey Results

published by the U.S.G.S. – Western Ecology Research Center

Fall 2007

River Otters Make Comeback [in North Dakota] by Richard Hinton

Fall 2007

Southern Sea Otter Translocation Recovery Plan – Update 

by Chris Wittenbrink

Spring 2006

From Near Zero to Fifteen Thousand – in 20 Years! Missouri’s River Otter Saga

by Dave Hamilton, Missouri Department of Conservation

Spring 2006

Are There River Otters in Katmai National Park? by Jamie Crait

Fall 2005

Estimating the Abundance of River Otters in Kenai Fjords National Park: An Update

by Kaiti Ott, John DePue, and Merav Ben-David,

Fall 2005

Population Density and Habitat Characteristics of the Marine Otter by Claudio Delgado

Fall 2005
Otters in Kenya-An Update by Jan Reed Smith Spring 2005

Estimating River Otter Abundance and Habitat Use 

by Kaiti Ott and Merav Ben-David

Fall 2004

Update on the Proposal to Restore River Otter to New Mexico 

by Melissa Savage

Fall 2004
The Cape Clawless Otter in Kenya by Jan Reed-Smith Spring 2004
Surveying for Otters on the Dolores River by Janene Colby Spring 2004
Possible Otter Restoration in New Mexico by Melissa Savage Spring 2004
River Otter Study on Mount Desert Island, Maine by Carol Peterson Fall 2003

River Otter Survey of the San Juan Drainage by Paul J. Polechla Jr.

Fall 2002

Row...Row...Row Your Boat, Gently Down “the Green” 

by Jon Haschke and Merav Ben-David

Fall 2002
Why Do River Otters Inhabiting Marine Environments Live in Groups?  

by Gail Blundell

Spring 2002

Can River Otters Naturally Recolonize the Grand Canyon? by Merav Ben-David

Spring 2002
Update on African Otters by Jo Thompson Fall 2001
The River Otter in Missouri by Glenn D. Chambers Fall 2001

Grand Canyon River Otter Reintroduction Program Good Will Ambassador! 
by “Noah,” (as told to Tracy Johnston)

Fall 2000
Splash in the Grand Canyon by Lissa Margetts Fall 2000

Status of Southwest River Otters, Lontra Canadensis Sonora, in the Colorado River through Grand Canyon National Park by Lee Ann Compton

Fall 2000

Otters in Asia, An International Workshop by Jan Reed-Smith

Spring 2000

The Hairy-Nosed Otter in Thailand by Paul Yoxon

Spring 2000

Africa’s Most Elusive Otter by Jo Thompson

Spring 2000

Mexican Otters by Joseph A. Davis

Spring 2000

Indiana River Otter Reintroduction Program – 1999
by Scott A. Johnson, Kim A. Berkley, and Charlie Jones

Spring 2000
Diet & Feeding, Behaviors, and Tracking

Evaluating the Relationship Between River Otters and River Otter Latrines 

by Samantha K. Carpenter, Nohra Mateus-Pinella, Katie Monick, and Michelle L. Green

Winter 2013

Evaluating the Relationship Between River Otters and River Otter Latrines by Samantha K. Carpenter et al

Winter 2013

Diet and Activity of River Otters (Lontra canadensis) Based on Season and Ecosystems
by Hilary Cosby

Winter 2013
Yellowstone's Otters are no Match for Invasive Lake Trout by Jennifer Bohrman Spring 2012
Otter Enrichment by Jennifer Bohrman Spring 2012
The Effects of Environmental Enrichment on a Stereotyped Swimming Pattern for North American River Otters by Kenneth Nelson Spring 2010
Fish Bones and Scat Piles: Otters in the Wild by Carol Peterson Fall 2009

A Day in the Life of a Marine Biologist: Tracking Sea Otters off the California Coast (II)
by Tania M. Larson

Spring 2009

A Day in the Life of a Marine Biologist: Tracking Sea Otters off the California Coast (I)
by Tania M. Larson

Fall 2008

Habitat Selection of River Otters in the Alberta Pacific Forest 

by Chris Dejardins

Spring 2007

Adaptation to High Altitude Diving: Can River Otters Switch from Cutthroat to Lake Trout? 
by Jamie Crait

Fall 2005

Feeding Ecology of the Sea Cat in Southern Chile by Claudio Delgado

Spring 2005

How Important are Yellowstone Cutthroat Trout to River Otters? 
by Jamie R. Crait and Merav Ben-David,

Fall 2004
Food Habits of the North American River Otter by Heidi Hansen Fall 2003

River Otters, Cutthroat Trout, and Their Future in Yellowstone National Park 

by Jamie Crait

Fall 2002
Population Survey for River Otters in Rocky Mountain National Park
by Jason Herreman and Merav Ben-David
Spring 2002
Tracking Tips...Otters and Other Critters by Paul Polechla Jr. Fall 2001

North American River Otter Diet by Judy Berg

Fall 2000

Otters That Live In, Not On, A Bank by David R. Modder

Spring 2000
Otter Slides by Judy Berg Fall 1999
People, Places, & Otters
Taffi the Otter ... The Otter that Loves Water by Zoe Bowers Winter 2013
The Marigold Chair by Zoe Bowers Spring 2012
The Search for a Perfect Otter Pond by Zoe Bowers Spring 2012
An Industrial Oasis for Otters by Kelly Davidson Chou Spring 2011
Traveling with Otters (Santa Barbara Zoo) by Julia McHugh Spring 2011

Traveling With Otters (Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo) by Diane Tomecek

Fall 2010
The River Otter Alliance Turns Twenty by Carol Peterson Fall 2010
Update on the New Mexico Reintroduction by Rachel Conn Spring 2010
African Otters: Conservation in the Congo by Jo Thompson Spring 2010
Visit to The Wild Center in the Adirondacks by Carol Peterson Fall 2009

Behind the Scenes at Monterey Bay Aquarium by Diane Tomecek

Fall 2009

Travelers Discover a New Species in Minnesota by David Tomecek 

Spring 2009

A Tale of Two Otters by Jodie Jackson

Spring 2009

Traveling With Otters (Toronto Zoo) Part II by David Tomecek and Diane Tomecek

Spring 2009

Traveling With Otters (Toronto Zoo) by David Tomecek and Diane Tomecek

Fall 2008
An Update From Missouri by Glenn Chambers Fall 2008

Aquatic Ambassadors: River Otters are Poster Pups for Conservation
by Julie Dunlap

Fall 2008

Not Gone, Just Gone Ahead: In Memory of David Hamilton 

by Jo Thompson and Glenn Chambers

Spring 2008
Wild about Otters by Carol Peterson and John Mulvihill  Spring 2008
Abandoned Sea Otter Regains Health by Terry Rodgers Spring 2008
On the Docks in Monterey by Jason Watts Spring 2008

Traveling With Otters (Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo) by Diane Tomecek

Fall 2007
Otters Enjoy Retirement Too - Part II  by Glenn Chambers  Fall 2007

Rare River Otter Sightings in the Wild by Carol Peterson

Fall 2007
Traveling with Otters (Dallas World Aquarium) by Diane Tomecek Spring 2007

Ramifications of a Chinese Fossil: Castoroacuda lutrasimilis from the Jurassic Period: Example of Convergent Evolution Toward an Otter-like Docodont 

by Paul Polechla

Spring 2007
River Otters to Jam in New Mexico Rivers by Melissa Savage Spring 2007
Otters Enjoy Retirement Too - Part I  by Glenn Chambers  Spring 2007
Monterey Bay Aquarium Welcomes Two Freshwater Otter Pups Spring 2007

Update from Chile: Marine Otters (Lontra felina) as an umbrella species, preliminary assessment in central-south Chile 

by Claudio Delgado-Rodríguez

Spring 2006

Eulogy to Frank Webb by Angie Berchielli

Spring 2006

Otter Champion Corner - Hélène Jacques by Jan Reed-Smith

Fall 2005
The Penobscot Otter by Samuel Drake Spring 2005

Otter Champion Corner - Claus Reuther (in memoriam) by Jan Reed-Smith

Spring 2005

Management and Reproduction of the Giant Otter at the Cali Zoo

by German Corredor Londoño & Natasha Tigreros Munoz

Fall 2004

Wild River and Sea Otter Experiences Along the Pacific Coast 

by Diane Tomecek

Fall 2004
River Otters in Yellowstone National Park by J. Stahl and C. Reynolds Spring 2004
River Otter Study on Mount Desert Island, Maine by Carol Peterson Fall 2003
River Otter Photos from Colorado's Ocean Journey Aquarium  

by Eric Peterson

Spring 2002

Frank Webb, Otter Expert by Lissa Margetts

Spring 2001
Xena, the Warrior Princess Water Otter? by Janene Colby Spring 2001

An Otter Called Sara by Christy Vanfraechem 

Spring 2000
General Interest
Non-invasive reproductive hormone assessment using fecal samples from captive Eurasian Otters (Lutra lutra) by Emmelianna Bujak, Daphne Green, and William Holt Spring 2012
Prehistoric Otters Unearthed in Colorado by Jennifer Bohrman Spring 2012

The Monterey Bay Aquarium Sea Otter Research Project Monterey Bay Aquarium

Spring 2011
An Interview with Dr. Daniel Allen by Diane Tomacek Spring 2011
Ollie the Otter by Thomas M. Schneeberger Spring 2010
Are North American River Otters Intelligent? by Dylon Patschke Fall 2008

Proximity by Steve Foss

Fall 2007

There’s an Otter in my Tub! by Zoe Bowers

Spring 2006

Colorado Watershed Assembly Seeks Special-Interest License Plate

by John Mulvihill and Carol Peterson

Spring 2006

Seasons of the Otter – A Film Review by Tracy Johnston

Fall 2005
Otter Day: Walking for Conservation by Diana Sarmiento Spring 2005
The Otter Spirit by Judy Berg Spring 2005

South America Zoo Receives Otter Education Grant 

by Jan Reed-Smith and Diana Sarmiento

Fall 2004
The Land Otter Totem Pole by Jo Thompson Fall 2003
Lessons of the Yup'ik Eskimo Otter Mask by Paul Polechla Jr. Fall 2003
Otter Action Plan by Thomas Serfass Fall 2003

Predicting River Otter Locations with Geographic Information Systems
by Merav Ben-David, Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming

Spring 2003

"Any Otters for Me?" by Tracy Johnston

Spring 2003

Reproductive Physiology of Captive North American River Otter (Lontra canadensis)

by Jan Reed-Smith & Helen Bateman,

Spring 2003

Making it through the Winter By Bob Arnebeck

Spring 2003

A Second Chance for Llie by Margaret Ferguson

Fall 2002
Otter Conservation Education Campaign in Africa by Jo Thompson Spring 2002
Otter Place Names: You "Otter" Go There by Paul J. Polechla Jr. Spring 2002
Searching for Otters (in the U.S.) by June Gerrard Fall 2001

Home At Last! by Dennis Money

Spring 2001

Otters in the Office? by Nancy Mitchell

Spring 2001

Remembering Why by Kurt Butkiewicz

Fall 2000

Responses of River Otters to Oil Contamination: A Captive Study

by Merav Ben-David

Fall 2000

Partnership From a book of Burmese Folk Tales by Helen G. Tracer

Fall 2000

Means to an End by Kurt Butkiewicz

Spring 2000

AAZK and Otters by Jan Reed-Smith

Spring 2000

The Feast for the Otter From The Fables of India by Joseph Gaer

Spring 2000

Deep Alaskan Otter Ecology by Paul J. Polechla Jr. 

Spring 2000

River Otter Trapping by Tracy Johnston

Spring 2000
Wildlife Rehabilitation Center and Otter Habitat by Tracy Johnston Fall 1999

When and Where to See Otters in zoological parks, aquariums and conservation centers
by Jan Reed-Smith

Fall 1999