B.S. 2002, Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Pennsylvania State University
M.S. 2009, Wildlife and Fisheries Resources, West Virginia University
Rodewald, P.G., M.B. Shumar, A.T. Boone, D.L. Slager, and J. McCormac (eds). 2016. Second Atlas of Breeding Birds in Ohio. 600 pp. Pennsylvania State University Press, University Park, PA.
Rodewald, P.G., and M.B. Shumar. 2014. [book review] Bird Atlas 2007–11: the breeding and wintering birds of Britain and Ireland. The Auk: Ornithological Advances 131(2):252-254.
McDermott, M.E., M.B. Shumar, and P.B. Wood. 2013. Case Study: prioritizing strategies for reforestation of minelands to benefit Cerulean Warblers. Journal of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation 2(2):80-98.
Delaney, M.F., M.B. Shumar, M.E. McDermott, P.S. Kubilis, J.L. Hatchitt, and R.G. Rivero. 2007. Florida Grasshopper Sparrow distribution, abundance, and habitat availability. Southeastern Naturalist 6(1):15-26.
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