Tania M. Schusler (PhD)

Adjunct Faculty, ES PhD Program
Department of Environmental Studies

Publications

Peer-reviewed Articles

Schusler, T. M. and Krasny, M. E. 2010. Environmental action as context for youth development. Journal of Environmental Education 41(4), 208-223.

Schusler, T. M., Krasny, M. E., Peters, S. J. and Decker, D. J. 2009. Developing citizens and communities through environmental action. Environmental Education Research 15(1):111-127.

Lembo, A. J., Wagenet, L. P., Schusler, T. M. and DeGloria, S. D. 2007. Creating affordable Internet map server applications for regional scale applications. Journal of Environmental Management. 85(4):1120-1131.

Decker, D. J., Raik, D. B., Carpenter, L. H., Organ, J. F. and Schusler, T. M. 2005. Collaboration for community-based wildlife management. Urban Ecosystems 8(2):227-236.

Schusler, T. M. Aug., 2004, posting date. Ecological impacts of high deer densities. Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology Vol. 2 [online]: http://tiee.ecoed.net/vol/v2/issues/figure_sets/deer/overview.html.

Schusler, T. M., Decker, D. J. and Pfeffer, M. J. 2003. Exploring social learning for collaborative natural resource management. Society and Natural Resources 16(4):309-326.

Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2002. Engaging local communities in Wildlife Management Area planning: an evaluation of the Lake Ontario Islands Search Conference. Wildlife Society Bulletin 30(4):1226-1237.

Schusler, T. M., Chase, L. C. and Decker, D. J. 2000. Community-based co-management: sharing responsibility when tolerance for wildlife is exceeded. Human Dimensions of Wildlife 5(3):34-49.

Chase, L. C., Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2000. Innovations in stakeholder involvement: what’s the next step? Wildlife Society Bulletin 28(1):208-217.


Book Chapters

Schusler, T. M. and Krasny, M. E. Forthcoming. Science and democracy in youth environmental action: learning ‘good’ thinking. Pages XX-XX in Mueller, M. P. and Tippins, D. J., eds. Eco-Justice, Citizen Science, and Youth Activism: Situated Tensions for Science Education. Springer.

Lauber, T. B., Chase, L. C., Leong, K. M., Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2012. Stakeholder engagement in wildlife management. Pages 139-156 in Decker, D. J., Riley, S. J. and Siemer,W. F., eds. Human Dimensions of Wildlife Management (2nd ed.). John Hopkins Press, Baltimore, MD.

Schusler, T. M. and Krasny, M. E. 2007. Youth participation in local environmental action: an avenue for science and civic learning? Ch. 17 in Reid, A., Jensen, B. B., Nikel J. and Simovska, V., eds. Participation and Learning: Perspectives on Education and the Environment, Health and Sustainability. Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands.


Conference Proceedings

Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2004. Potential and limitations of social learning for collaborative protected area management. Pages 429-238 in Camarda, I., Manfredo, M. J., Mulas, F. and Teel, T. L., eds. Global Challenges of Parks and Protected Area Management. Carlo Delfino editore, Sassari, Italy.

Curtis, P. D., Decker, D. J. and Schusler, T. M. 2001. Beyond citizen task forces: the future of community-based deer management. Pages 175-179 in Baker, R. O. and Crabb, A. C., eds. Proceedings 19th Vertebrate Pest Conference. University of California, Davis.

Decker, D. J., Schusler, T. M., Brown, T. L. and Mattfeld, G. F. 2000. Co-management: an evolving process for the future of wildlife management. Pages 262-277 in Transactions of 65th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference.

Chase, L. C., Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 1999. Innovations in stakeholder involvement: what’s the next step? Pages 122-133 in Proceedings of the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Annual Conference, July 9-14.


Technical Reports

Schusler, T. M. and Siemer, W. F. 2004. Report on Stakeholder Input Groups for black bear management in the Lower Catskills, Upper Catskills and Western New York, October 2003-January 2004. Cornell Cooperative Extension and Human Dimensions Research Unit, Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2001. Learning to collaborate for natural resource management: a summary of key findings. Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication 01-11. Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2001. Engaging local communities in wildlife management planning: an evaluation of the Lake Ontario Islands Search Conference. Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication 01-5. Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Schusler, T. M. and Decker, D. J. 2000. Lake Ontario Islands Wildlife Management Area preliminary situation analysis. Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication 00-2. Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Schusler, T. M., Smith, K. K. and Rich, R. E. 2000. Lake Ontario Islands Search Conference summary report. New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and Human Dimensions Research Unit, Department of Natural Resources, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Schusler, T. M. 1999. Co-management of fish and wildlife in North America: a review of literature. Human Dimensions Research Unit Publication 99-2. Department of Natural Resources, New York State College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.


Extension Publications

Lindabury, S., Schmit, T. M., Schusler, T. and Howe, R. 2007. Home grown power: community energy initiatives in Upstate NY. Rural New York Minute, Issue Number 9. Community and Rural Development Institute, Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Lindabury, S., Schmit, T. M., Howe, R. and Schusler, T. 2007. Municipal approaches to energy conservation and renewable energy production: a resource for community energy initiatives. Community and Rural Development Institute, Department of Development Sociology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

Grantham, D. G. and Schusler, T. 2006. On-site wastewater treatment systems. LEAPE: Locally-led Education and Action for Protecting the Environment, Version 2.0 (core software). Cornell University Cooperative Extension.