Dr. Cheryl Schultz

Associate Professor
Phone: (360) 546-9525
Fax: (360) 546-9064
Located in Life Sciences (VSCI) 230


Course ID Title Meeting Time Location Semester Syllabus
Bio 372 Ecology
Bio 567 Ecological Restoration
Bio 568 Conservation Ecology

Recent Publications

Warchola, N, C. Bastianelli, C. B. Schultz and E. E. Crone. 2015. Fire increases ant-tending and survival of Fender's blue butterfly larvae. Journal of Insect Conservation. in press.

Schultz, C. B., and E. E. Crone. 2015Minimum patch size, minimum population size, and maximum inter-patch distance: Using ecological theory to develop recovery criteria for an endangered butterfly. Journal of Applied Ecology 52: 1111-1115.

Thomas, R. T. and C. B. Schultz. 2015. Resource selection in an endangered butterfly: Females select native nectar  species  Journal of Wildlife Management in press.

Glaeser, M. R. and C. B. Schultz. 2014.  Characterizing a contentious management tool: the effects of a grass-specific herbicide on the silvery blue butterfly. Journal of Insect Conservation 18: 1047-1058

Severns, Paul M., E. J. B. McIntire and C. B. Schultz. 2013.  Evaluating functional connectivity with matrix behavior uncertainty for an endangered butterfly. Landscape Ecology 28: 559-569.

Carleton, A and C. B. Schultz. 2013.  Restoration action and species response: Oviposition habits of Plebejus icarioides fenderiacross a restoration chronosequence in the Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA. Journal of Insect Conservation 17: 511-520

Henry, E. H. and C. B. Schultz. 2013 A first step towards successful habitat restoration and reintroduction: Understanding oviposition site selection of an imperiled butterfly, mardon skipper.  Journal of Insect Conservation 17: 183-194.

Schultz, C. B., A. Franco and E. E. Crone.  2012. Response of butterflies to structural and resource boundaries. Journal of Animal Ecology 81: 724-734.

LaBar, C. and C. B. Schultz. 2012. Investigating the effects of grass-specific herbicides on non-target butterflies.  Natural Areas Journal 32: 177-189.

Schultz, C. B, E. Henry, A. Carleton, T. Hicks, R. Thomas, A. Potter, M. Collins, M. Linders, C. Fimbel, S. Black, H. Anderson, G. Diehl, S. Hamman, R. Gilbert, J. Foster, D. Hays, D. Wilderman, R. Davenport, E. Steel, N. Page, P. Lilley, J. Heron, N. Kroeker, C. Webb and B. Reader. 2011.Conservation of prairie-oak butterflies in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. Northwest Science 85: 361-388

Beyer, L, and C. B. Schultz. 2010. Oviposition selection by rare grass skipper Polites mardon in montane habitats: advancing ecological understanding for developing conservation strategies. Biological Conservation 143: 862-872

Russell, C. and C. B. Schultz. 2010.  Investigating the use of herbicides to control invasive grasses: effects on at-risk butterflies. Journal of Insect Conservation 14:53-63.

Schultz, C. B., J. Dzurisin and C. Russell. 2009.  Captive rearing of Puget blue butterflies, Icaricia icarioides blackmorei, and implications for conservation. Journal of Insect Conservation 13:309-315.

Crone, E. E., and C. B. Schultz. 2008. Old models explain new observations of butterfly movement at patch edges. Ecology 89:2061-2067.