Note: In January 2019, my name changed from Jessica C. Rozek to Jessica R. Cañizares.

Journal Articles

My Google Scholar

Cañizares JR, and Reed JM. 2020. Identification of priority shorebird conservation areas in the Caribbean. PeerJ 8:e9831 doi: 10.7717/peerj.9831
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van Rees CB, Cañizares JR, Garcia GM, and Reed JM. 2019. Ecological Stakeholder Analogs as intermediaries between freshwater biodiversity conservation and sustainable water management. Environmental Policy and Governance 29 (4): 303-312. doi: 10.1002/eet.1856 
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Rozek  JC, Camp RJ, and Reed JM. 2017. No evidence of critical slowing down in two endangered Hawaiian honeycreepers.  PLOS ONE. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0187518
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Rozek JC and Millam JR. 2011. Preference and motivation for different diet forms and their affect on motivation for a foraging enrichment device in captive orange-winged Amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica). Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 129 (2-4), 153-161.
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Rozek JC, Danner L, Stucky PA and Millam JR. 2010. Over-sized pellets naturalize foraging time of captive orange-winged Amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica). Applied Animal Behaviour Science, 125 (1-2), 80-87.
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Book Chapters

van Rees CB, Garcia GM and Cañizares JR. 2019. “Confronting the natural domain: strategies for addressing ecosystems and biodiversity in complex water management challenges.” Interdisciplinary Collaboration for Water Diplomacy: A Principled and Pragmatic Approach, 1st Edition (eds. Islam, S. and Smith, K.). Routeldge.


Conference Presentations

Cañizares JR and Reed JM. 14 Aug 2020. Identification of important shorebird sites in the insular Caribbean. North American Ornithological Conference.

Cañizares JR, Sorenson L, Gerbracht J, and Reed JM. 14 Aug 2020. 2010-2019: Ten years of the Caribbean Waterbird Census. North American Ornithological Conference.

Cañizares JR, Sorenson L, Gerbracht J, and Reed JM. Oct 2019. The Caribbean Waterbird Census: Highlights and trends from the last 10 years (2010-2019). Western Hemisphere Shorebird Group Meeting, Panama City, Panama.

Cañizares JR, Sorenson L, Gerbracht J, and Reed JM. 28 Jul 2019. The Caribbean Waterbird Census: Highlights and trends from the last 10 years (2010-2019). BirdsCaribbean 22nd International Conference, Le Gosier, Guadeloupe.

Rozek JC, Roach B, and Reed JM. 25 Aug 2018. Ecosystem services and Human-wetland-bird interactions in Trinidad and Tobago. International Ornithological Congress, Vancouver, Canada.

Rozek JC, and Reed JM.  17 Jul 2017. Human-wetland-bird interactions in Trinidad and Tobago.  BirdsCaribbean 21st International Conference, Topes de Collantes, Cuba.

Rozek JC, Camp RJ and Reed JM. 17 Aug 2016. No evidence of critical slowing down in two endangered Hawaiian honeycreepers.  North American Ornithological Conference, Washington, D.C.
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Rozek JC. 27 Aug 2013. Case study: temporary exclusion versus monitoring of burrowing owls (Athene cunicularia) in close proximity to construction activities. The Wildlife Society Burrowing Owl Workshop, Elk Grove, California

Rozek JC. 4 Dec 2011. Conservation of Singapore’s Avian Species. Seminar on Identification, Conservation and Research of Singapore Avian Species, Jurong Bird Park, Singapore

Rozek JC, Danner L, Stucky PA and Millam JR. Aug 2010. Diet form dramatically alters motivation, enrichment device use and podomandibulation time in captive orange-winged Amazon parrots (Amazona amazonica). International Society for Applied Ethology Annual Meeting, Uppsala, Sweden
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Invited Talks and Presentations

Cañizares JR. 24 Jan 2019. Network analysis and migratory bird conservation. Boston Bird Research Meeting, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Cañizares JR. 7 Dec 2018. Connecting the dots: network analysis and migratory shorebirds. Department of Biology, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Rozek JC. 2 Mar 2018. Integrating social surveys with ecological research: human-wetland-bird interactions in Trinidad and Tobago.  Graduate Student Research Symposium, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

Rozek JC. 30 Nov 2017. Use and value of wetlands and birds in Trinidad and Tobago.  Tufts Institute of the Environment Fellows Banquet, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Rozek JC. 14 Oct 2016. Evaluating the vulnerability of endangered Hawaiian forest birds. Department of Biology, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Rozek JC. 5 Feb 2016.  Can early warning signals predict extinction? Department of Biology, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Rozek JC. 28 Feb 2014. Diet form and behavior of parrots. Avian and Exotics Medicine Club, University of California Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, Davis, CA

Rozek JC. 10 May 2010. Diet form and welfare of Amazon parrots. Department of Animal Science, University of California, Davis, CA

Rozek JC. 18 May 2010. Pellet size and welfare in Amazon parrots. Redwood Empire Cage Bird Club, Santa Rosa, CA

Rozek JC. 25 Sep 2009. Improving the daily time-budgets of captive parrots: foraging and social interventions. Contra Costa County Avian Society, CA


Workshop Facilitation and Guest Lectures

Mortenson J and Cañizares JR. 28 Jul 2019. The Basics of Data Analysis in R. BirdsCaribbean 22nd International Conference, Le Gosier, Guadeloupe.

Cañizares JR. 27 Feb 2019. Migration and Orientation. BIO 130 Animal Behavior, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

Rozek JC. 27 Jan 2010. Parrot behavior. AVS 123 Management of Birds, University of California, Davis, CA


Popular Media

Márquez, JE. 2020. Color and Protect the Snowy Plover. Eds: Sorenson L, Cañizares JR, Fernández-Ordóñez JC, Simal F, LLegus E, Lewis E, de la Torre P. Natick: BirdsCaribbean. [PDF]

Elder C, Yokoyama ML. 2020. Endemic Birds of the West Indies Colouring Book. 1st Edition. Eds: Sorenson L and Cañizares JR. Natick: BirdsCaribbean.

Rozek JC. and Sorenson L. 2019. Fabulous Flamingos! ZiNG Caribbean, 47: pg 20-21. [Article PDF]

Rozek JC. 2017. Scarlet Ibis: A National Symbol Under Siege. BirdsCarribean.org

Rozek JC., Lewis, E., and L. Sorenson. 2017. Bonds Through Birds. ZiNG Caribbean, 38: pg 26. [Article PDF]

Rozek JC. 2017. TT Birders Flock to Cuba. Trinidad and Tobago Newsday.

Rozek, J.C. 2017. Commitment to Conservation (And Adventure) Create an Unforgettable BirdsCaribbean Conference.  BirdsCarribean.org

Rozek JC. 2016. Wet Work in Jamaica’s Wondrous Wetlands. BirdsCarribean.org

Rozek JC. 2011. Redefining bite-size portions. Bird Talk Magazine, 29 (9): pgs 28-29, 38. [Article PDF]