Rosemary Groom’s Publications

Groom, R.J., Funston, P.J., Mandisodza, R. (2014) Lion population surveys in Zimbabwe yield disturbing results. What is driving population collapse? Oryx, 48 (3), 385-393

Mbizah, M, Joubert, C.J., Joubert, L. & Groom, R.J. (2014) Implications of African wild dog (Lycaon pictus) denning on the density and distribution of a key prey species: addressing myths and misperceptions. Biodiversity and Conservation: 23 (6) 2014, 1441-1451

Jackson, C., Power, R.J., Groom, R.J., Masenga, E.H., Mjingo, E.E, Røskaft, E & Davies-Mostert H (2014) Heading for the hills: risk avoidance drives den site selection in African wild dogs. PLoS One 9(6) e99686

Groom, R.J., Gandiwa, E., Gandiwa, P. & van der Westhuizen, H.J. (2013) A mass poisoning of white-backed and lappet-faced vultures in Gonarezhou National Park. Honeyguide, 59 (1) 5-9

Groom, R.J. & Western, D.W (2013) Impact of land subdivision and sedentarization on wildlife in Kenya’s southern rangelands. Rangeland Ecology & Management 66, 1-9

Funston, P.J., Groom, R.J. & Lindsey, P.A. (2013) Insights into the management of large carnivores for profitable wildlife-based land uses in African Savannas. PLoS One 8(3) e59044

Packer et al (2013) Conserving large carnivores: dollar and fence. Ecology Letters, 16, 635-641

Riggio, J., Jacobson, A., Dollar, L., Bauer, H., Becker, M., Dickman, A., Funston, P., Groom, R.J., Henschel, P., de Iongh, H., Lichtenfield, L., & Pimm, S. (2013) The size of savannah Africa: a lion’s view. Biodiversity & Conservation, 22, 17-35

Mbizah, M.M., Marino, J. & Groom, R.J. (2012) Diet choice of African wild dogs and competition with other large carnivores in Zimbabwe’s Savé Valley Conservancy. South African Journal of Wildlife Research, 42, 94-103

Davies-Mostert, H.T., Kamler, J.F., Mills, M.G.L., Jackson, C., Rasmussen, G., Groom, R.J. & Macdonald, D.W. (2012) Long distance dispersal of African wild dogs among protected areas in southern Africa. African Journal of Ecology, 50, 500–506

Marsden, C.D., Woodroffe, R., Mills, M.G.L., McNutt, J.W., Creel, S., Groom, R.J., Emmanuel, M., Cleaveland, S., Kat, P.W., Rasmussen, G., Ginsberg, J., Lines, R., Andre, J.M., Begg, C., Wayne, R.K. & Mable, B.K. (2012) Spatial and temporal patterns of neutral and adaptive genetic variation in the endangered African wild dog (Lycaon pictus). Molecular Ecology, 21 (6):1379-1393

Lindsey, P., Romanach S., Tambling, C., Chartier, K., & Groom, R.J. (2010) Ecological and financial impacts of illegal bushmeat trade in Zimbabwe. Oryx, 45 (1) 96-111

Maclennan S., Groom R.J., Macdonald D. & Frank L. (2009) Evaluation of a compensation scheme to bring about pastoral tolerance of lions. Biological Conservation, 142 (11) 2419-2427

Western, D., Groom R.J. & Worden J. (2009) The impact of subdivision and sedentarization of pastoral lands on wildlife in an African savanna ecosystem. Biological Conservation, 142 (11) 2538-2546

Groom R.J. & Harris S. (2009) Factors affecting the distribution patterns of zebra and wildebeest in a resource-stressed environment. African Journal of Ecology, 48, 159-168

Groom R.J. & Harris S. (2008) Conservation on community lands; the importance of equitable revenue sharing. Environmental Conservation, 35 (3) 242-251