Text Box: A selection of other deer publications authored or co-authored by Jim Heffelfinger:

 

 

drawing of shed antler by Randall Babb

Deer Publications

Heffelfinger, J.R.  1994.  Take your whitetail sitting downArizona Wildlife Views. September issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  1995.  Biking for bucksArizona Wildlife Views. September issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  1996.  Photoperiod disruption of physiological activity of gonadotrophs in the anterior pituitary gland and its effects on antlerogenesis in captive cervids held in polar regions.  Wildlife Society Bulletin (The lighter side).  24:785.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2000.  Status of the name Odocoileus hemionus crooki (Mammalia:  Cervidae).  Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 113:319-333.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2003.  Deer FreaksTexas Trophy Hunters Assoc. Magazine.  May/June issue.

Mule Deer Working Group 2003.  Mule deer: Changing landscapes, changing perspectivesMule Deer Working Group, Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.

Noon, T. H., S. L. Wesche, J. R. Heffelfinger, A. Fuller, G. A. Bradley, C. Reggiardo.  2002.  Hemorrhagic disease in deer in Arizona.  Journal of Wildlife Diseases 35:177-181.

Mule Deer Working Group.  2003. Mule Deer Conservation:  Issues and Management Strategies. J. C. deVos, M. R. Conover, N. E. Headrick, editors Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and Jack H. Berryman Institute, Logan, Utah.  240pp.

Mule Deer Working Group 2004.  North American Mule Deer Conservation Plan.  Mule Deer Working Group, Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2005.  Guidelines for Great GlassingMule Deer Magazine.  July/August issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2005. Mule Deer Subspecies: nonsensical names or practical units of conservation and record keepingFair Chase Magazine.  Fall 2005 issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2005.  Hlasove projevy u jelence beloocaseho [Vocalizations in white-tailed deer].  Svet Myslivosti, October issue, Czech Republic.

Heffelfinger, J. R., C. Brewer, C. H. Alcalá-Galván, B. Hale, D. L. Weybright, B. F. Wakeling, L. H. Carpenter, and N. L. Dodd.  2006.  Habitat guidelines for mule deer:  Southwest Deserts Ecoregion.  Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies.

Mason, J. R., L.H. Carpenter, M. Cox, J.C. deVos, J. Fairchild, D.J. Freddy, J.R. Heffelfinger, R.H. Kahn, S.M. McCorquodale, D.F. Pac, D. Summers, G.C. White, and B. K. Williams.  2006.  The Case for Standardized Ungulate Surveys and Data Management in the Western United States.  Wildlife Society Bulletin 34: 1238-1242.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2008.  The role of genetics in deer management - Part 1:  DNA adds a twist to trophy production.  July/August issue, TRACKS, Texas Deer Association.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2008.  The role of genetics in deer management—Part 2: The realities of genetic manipulation.  Sept/Oct issue, TRACKS, Texas Deer Association.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2008.  The role of genetics in deer management—Part 3:  A practical look at how management schemes affect the gene pool.  Nov/Dec issue, TRACKS, Texas Deer Association.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2009.  Is trophy hunting draining the gene pool?  Spring issue, Fair Chase, Boone & Crockett Club.  Translated into German “Keine Gefahr fϋr Gene”  February 2010 issue of Wild und Hund.

Latch, E. K., J. R. Heffelfinger, J. A. Fike, and O. E. Rhodes, Jr.  2009.  Species-wide phylogeography of North American mule deer: cryptic glacial refugia and post-glacial recolonization.  Molecular Ecology 18:1730-1745.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2009.  Antlered Does: The mother of all non-typical.  July/Aug issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Magazine.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2010. Megaloceros: The Original Muy Grande. May/June issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Magazine.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2010.  The Ebb and Flow of Trophy Cycles.  Sep/Oct issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Magazine.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2011. Droptines: what makes antlers go south?  March/April issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Magazine.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2011. Jackalope: Tale of the Horned Hare.  May/June issue, Texas Deer Association Magazine.

Latch, E. K., E. M. Kierepka, J. R. Heffelfinger, and O. E. Rhodes, Jr.  2011.  Hybrid Swarm between divergent lineages of mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus).  Molecular Ecology 20: 5265-5279.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2012. Tips for Taking Trophies. Jan/Feb issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Association.

Heffelfinger, J. R., Renee Prive, and David Paetkau.  2012.  Development of genetic markers to identify Coues’, Carmen Mountain, and other whitetails.  The P&Y Ethic. Pope and Young Club, Hatfield, MN.

Brudenell, A. and J.R. Heffelfinger. 2012. Suppressors: A rogue’s tool or hunter’s friend? Nov/Dec issue, Texas Trophy Hunters Association.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2012.  Keeping trophy records honest: identifying whitetail x mule deer hybridsFair Chase Magazine.  Winter issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2013.  Photoperiod and antlersTracks Magazine.  July/August issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2013.  Keep trophy records honest: Maintaining accurate trophy records along the blacktail/mule deer boundary.  Pope & Young Ethic Magazine.  Winter issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2014.  When wolves moved in.  Arizona Wildlife Views.  Special Mexican Wolf Issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R. and B. F. Wakeling.  2014.  Balancing Nature: Restoring a wildlife species without negatively impacting another.  Arizona Wildlife Views.  Special Mexican Wolf issue.

Brown, D. E., and J. R. Heffelfinger.  Fantails of yesteryear.  Arizona Wildlife Views.  March/April Issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2014.  Historic native Texans and deerTexas Trophy Hunters Magazine.  May/June issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2014.  Kaibab Plateau: The history of the country's most famous herd (Part 1).  Mule Deer Magazine.  May/June issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2014.  Kaibab Plateau: Transition from quantity to quality (Part 2).  Mule Deer Magazine.  July/August issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2014.  Deer parks in Medieval timesTracks Magazine.  July/August issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R.  2014. South American whitetails.  Tracks Magazine.  September/October issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2014.  The Gift of VenisonTracks Magazine.  November/December issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2015.  Shedding AntlersTracks Magazine.  January/February issue.

Heffelfinger, J.R.  2015.  Dinosaur Deer. Mule Deer Magazine.  May/June issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2015.  Cactus Bucks.  Mule Deer Magazine.  July/August issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2015.  The Legend and the Legacy of Robin Hood.  Bow and Arrow Hunting Magazine.  November/December issue.

Heffelfinger, J. R. 2015.  When did “Opportunity” become a dirty word?  Mule Deer Magazine.  November/December issue.