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Publications

Tománkova, I., Harrod, C., Kunc, H.P. & Reid, N. (in press). Gizzard contents and morphometrics of overwintering diving ducks shot at Lough Neagh.  Irish Naturalists' Journal.

Wilson, C.D., Roberts, D. & Reid, N. (2011). Applying species distribution modelling to identify areas of high conservation value for endangered species: a case study using Margaritifera margaritifera (L.).  Biological Conservation.

Wilson, C.D., Arnott, G., Reid, N. & Roberts, D. (2011). The pitfall with PIT tags: marking freshwater bivalves for translocation induces short-term behavioural costs.  Animal Behaviour.

Dingerkus, S.K., Stone, R.E., Wilkinson, J.W., Marnell, M. & Reid, N. (in press). Developing a methodology for the National Frog Survey of Ireland: a pilot study in Co. Mayo.  Irish Naturalists' Journal.

Reid, N. (in press). European hare (Lepus europaeus) invasion ecology; implication for the conservation of the endemic Irish hare (Lepus timidus hibernicus).  Biological Invasions.

Guy, C., Reid, N. & Roberts, D. (in press). Ageing slipper limpet (Crepidula fornicata) shells from Belfast Lough.  Irish Naturalists' Journal.

Reid, N. (in press). First record of minimum Irish hare (Lepus timidus hibernicus Bell 1837) longevity in the wild.  Irish Naturalists' Journal.

Dick, J.T.A., Freeman, M., Provan, P. & Reid, N. (in press). First record of a free-living Reeves' muntjac deer (Muntiacus reevesi (Ogilby 1839)) in Northern Ireland.  Irish Naturalists' Journal.

Farren, A., Prodöhl, P.A., Laming, P. & Reid, N. (2010). Distribution of the common lizard (Zootoca vivipara) and landscape favourability for the species in Northern Ireland.  Amphibia-Reptilia, 31: 387-394.

Reid, N., McDonald, R.A. & Montgomery, W.I. (2010). Homogeneous habitat can fulfil the discrete and varied resource requirements of hares but may set an ecological trap.  Biological Conservation, 143: 1701-1706. [request a free reprint]

Reid, N. & Harrison, A. (2010). Post-release GPS tracking of hand-reared Irish hare Lepus timidus hibernicusleverets, Slemish, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland.  Conservation Evidence, 7: 32-38. [download here]

Reid, N., Magee, C. & Montgomery, W.I. (2010). Integrating field sports, hare population management and conservation.  Acta Theriologica, 55(1): 61-71. [request a free reprint]

Reid N., McEvoy P.M. & Preston J.S. (2009). Efficacy of sod removal in regenerating fen vegetation for the conservation of the marsh fritillary butterfly Euphydryas aurinia, Montiaghs Moss Nature Reserve, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.  Conservation Evidence, 6: 31-38. [download here]

Reid, N., McDonald, R.A. & Montgomery, W.I. (2007). Mammals and agri-environment schemes: hare haven or pest paradise?  Journal of Applied Ecology, 44(6): 1200-1208. [download here]

Reid, N., McDonald, R.A. & Montgomery, W.I. (2007). Factors associated with hare mortality during coursing.  Animal Welfare, 16(4): 427-434. [download here]

Reid, N. & Montgomery, W.I. (2007). Is naturalisation of the brown hare in Ireland a threat to the endemic Irish hare? Biology and Environment:  Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 107b(3): 129-138. [download here]

Reports

Keeble, H. Williams, P. Biggs, J. & Reid, N. (2009). Important Areas for Ponds (IAPs) and other small waterbodies in Northern Ireland.  Report prepared by Pond Conservation and the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Tinkler, E. & Reid, N. (2009). Identifying priority actions on climate change within the Natural Heritage Directorate.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Bradley, C., Preston, S.J., Provan, J. & Reid, N. (2009). Current status and conservation genetics of Alder buckthorn Frangula alnus in Northern Ireland.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [in review]

Bradley, C., Preston, S.J., Provan, J. & Reid, N. (2009). Current status and conservation genetics of the river water-crowfoot Ranunculus fluitans.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [in review]

Reid, N. , Harrison, A.T. & Robb, G.N. (2009). Northern Ireland Irish hare survey 2009.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Roy, S., Reid, N., McDonald, R.A. (2009). A review of mink predation and control in Ireland.  Irish Wildlife Manuals, No. 40.  National Parks and Wildlife Service, Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government, Dublin, Ireland. [download here]

Hughes, M., Reid, N., Montgomery, W.I. & Prodöhl, P.A. (2009). Verification of hybridisation between introduced European and native Irish hares.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Dick, J.T.A, Provan, J. & Reid, N. (2009). Muntjac Knowledge Transfer: Ecology of introduced muntjac deer and appraisal of control procedures.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Preston, J.S. & Reid, N. (2009). Efficacy of sod removal in regenerating fen vegetation.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA), Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Robb, G.N., McDermott, T. & Reid, N. (2008). Current distribution of Spartina anglica in Northern Ireland.  Report prepared by the Natural Heritage Research Partnership, Quercus for the Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Northern Ireland, UK. [download here]

Preston, J.S., McEvoy, P. & Reid, N. (2008). Monitoring of Devil's-bit scabious as a likely means of assessing the conservation status of the Marsh Fritillary butterfly.  Report prepared by Quercus for Environment & Heritage Service, Northern Ireland, UK. [download report]

Reid. N., McEvoy, P., Vyse, S., Roos, S., Preston, J. & Reid, N. (2008). Belfast Hills Upland Heath Survey 2008.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Belfast Hills Partnership, Northern Ireland, UK. [download report]

Reid, N., Kessopersadh, A. & Montgomery, W.I. (2008). Belfast Hills Mammal Survey 2008.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Belfast Hills Partnership, Northern Ireland, UK [download here]

Reid, N. , Etherington, T.R., Wilson , G., McDonald, R.A. & Montgomery, W.I. (2008). Badger survey of Northern Ireland 2007/08.  Report prepared by Quercusand Central Science Laboratory for the Department of Agriculture & Rural Development (DARD), Northern Ireland, UK [download here]

Reid, N., Ruddock, M., Barratt, I., Robb, G.N. & Montgomery, W.I. (2008). Northern Ireland Irish hare survey 2008.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Environment and Heritage Service (DOE, N.I.). UK [download here]

Reid, N., Dingerkus, K., Montgomery, W.I., Marnell, F., Jeffrey, R., Lynn, D., Kingston, N. & McDonald, R.A. (2007). Status of hares in Ireland: Hare Survey of Ireland 2006/07.  In Marnell, F. and Kingston, N. (eds) Irish Wildlife Manuals, No. 30. National Parks and Wildlife Service, Department of Environment, Heritage and Local Government, Dublin, Ireland [download here]

Reid, N. , Montgomery, W.I. & McDonald, R.A. (2007). Temporal trends in the Irish hare population.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Environment and Heritage Service (DOE, N.I.). UK [download here]

Reid, N., Sweeney, O., Wilson, C., Preston, S.J., Montgomery, W.I. & McDonald, R.A. (2007). Developments in hare survey methodology - as applied to the NI Irish hare survey 2007.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Environment and Heritage Service (DOE, N.I.). UK [download here]

Reid, N., Sweeney, O., Wilson, C., Preston, S.J., & Montgomery, W.I. (2007). Northern Ireland Irish hare survey 2007.  Report prepared by Quercus for the Environment and Heritage Service (DOE, N.I.). UK [download here]

Reid, N. (2006). The conservation ecology of the Irish hare (Lepus timidus hibernicus).  Unpublished PhD thesis.  Queen's University Belfast [download here]