Diress Tsegaye Alemu

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Publications

Articles in International Peer Reviewed Journals

Aynekulu, E., Denich, M., Tsegaye, D., Aerts, R., Neuwirth, B. and Boehmer, H.J. 2011. Dieback affects forest structure in a dry Afromontane forest in northern Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments doi:10.1016/j.jaridenv.2010.12.013.

Diress Tsegaye, Stein R. Moe, Paul Vedeld and Ermias Aynekulu. 2010. Land-use/cover dynamics in Northern Afar rangelands, Ethiopia. Agriculture Ecosystems & Environment 139 (1-2): 174-180.

DiressTsegaye, Mitiku Haile, and Stein R. Moe. 2010.The effect of land use on the recruitment and populatioon structure of the important food and fodder plant, Dobera glabra (Forssk.) Poir., in northern Afar. Journal of Arid Environments 74 (9): 1074-1082

Diress Tsegaye, Stein R. Moe, and Mitiku Haile. 2009. Livestock browsing, not water limitations, contributes to recruitment failure of Dobera glabra in Semiarid Ethiopia. Rangeland Ecology & Management 62 (6): 540-549.

Ermias Aynekulu, Manfred Denich, and Diress Tsegaye. 2009. Regeneration response of Juniperus procera and Olea europaea subsp cuspidata to Exclosure in a Dry Afromontane Forest in Northern Ethiopia. Mountain Research and Developmen29 (2): 143–152.

Diress Tsegaye, Nyariki, D.M. & Farah, K.O. 2000. Changing Land-use Systems and Socio-economic Roles of Vegetation in Semi-arid Africa: The case of the Afar and Tigrai of Ethiopia. J. Soc. Sci. 4:199-206.

Diress Tsegaye, Farah, K.O. & Nyariki, D.M. 1999. Influence of Settlements on Land Use and Vegetation in the Rangelands of Northeastern Ethiopia: Application of Aerial Photographic Technique. J. Hum. Ecol. 10: 349-356.

Submitted papers

Diress Tsegaye, Stein R., Moe, Mitiku Haile. Seed predation and moisture limit germination of recalcitrant Dobera glabra (Salvadoraceae) seeds in the Afar rangelands, Ethiopia.

PhD Thesis

Diress Tsegaye. Afar pastoralists in a changing rangeland environment. 2010. PhD thesis, Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway.

M. Sc. Thesis

Diress Tsegaye, Kassim O. Farah, and Dickson M. Mbuvi. 1999. Impact of land use on vegetation resources with emphasis on woody vegetation in the semi-arid area of Aba'ala district, North Afar, Ethiopia. M.Sc. thesis, Department of Range management, University of Nairobi, Kenya.

Books

Aregay Waktola and Diress Tsegaye. 2005 (Under review for publication). Research methods: A textbook on concepts, principles and processes. Faculty of Dryland Agriculture and Natural Resources, Mekelle University.

Mitiku, H., Tsegaye, D. & Tegegene, T. (eds.). 2004. Research and development experiences of the Dryland Husbandry Project in Ethiopia. Dryland Husbandry Project, Mekelle University, Mekelle, Ethiopia. ISBN: 9781904855408. Pp. 174.

Ahmed, A.G.M., Alemayehu, A., Babiker, M. & Tsegaye, D. 2002. Post-drought recovery strategies among the pastoral households in the horn of Africa: A review. - Development Research Report Series no.3, Organization for Social Science Research in Eastern and Southern Africa (OSSREA) and Institute for Development Anthropology (IDA), Broadening Access and Strengthening Input Market Systems-Collaborative Research Support Program (BASIS-CRSP), USA. Addis Ababa. ISBN 1608-8875. Pp. 80.

Mitiku, H., Tegegne, T., Alemayehu, A., Tsegaye, D. & Merha, Z. (eds.). 1999. Proceedings of the National Workshop on "Challenges and Opportunities for Research and Development in Pastoral/agropastoral Areas of Ethiopia" 16-18 December 1998. - Dryland Husbandry Project, Mekelle University, Ethiopia.
 

  • Tröger, Carolin; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye & Hohmann, Ulf (2021). Roe deer population trend after reintroduction of Eurasian lynx within the Palatinate Forest: a first insight into a long-term study. European Journal of Ecology. ISSN 1339-8474. 7(2), p. 71–87. doi: 10.17161/eurojecol.v7i2.15426. Full text in Research Archive
  • Disasa, Behailu Etana; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Tsegaye, Diress; Bekele, Afework; De Beenhouwer, Matthias & Hundera, Kitessa [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2021). Traditional shade coffee forest systems act as refuges for medium- and large-sized mammals as natural forest dwindles in Ethiopia. Biological Conservation. ISSN 0006-3207. 260. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109219. Full text in Research Archive
  • Aynekulu, Ermias; Sileshi, Gudeta W.; Rosenstock, Todd S.; Noordwijk, Meine van; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye & Koala, Jonas [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2021). No changes in soil organic carbon and nitrogen following long-term prescribed burning and livestock exclusion in the Sudan-savanna woodlands of Burkina Faso. Basic and Applied Ecology. ISSN 1439-1791. 56, p. 165–175. doi: 10.1016/j.baae.2021.07.007. Full text in Research Archive
  • Tamrat, Misganaw; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Tsegaye, Diress; Fashing, Peter; Evangelista, Paul & Bekele, Afework [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). Swayne's hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus swaynei): Home range and activity patterns in Maze National Park, Ethiopia. Journal of Mammalogy. ISSN 0022-2372. 102(2), p. 396–403. doi: 10.1093/jmammal/gyaa185. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eftestøl, Sindre; Tsegaye, Diress; Flydal, Kjetil & Colman, Jonathan Edward (2021). Cumulative effects of infrastructure and human disturbance: a case study with reindeer. Landscape Ecology. ISSN 0921-2973. 36, p. 2673–2689. doi: 10.1007/s10980-021-01263-1. Full text in Research Archive
  • Reimers, Eigil; Eftestøl, Sindre; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye & Granum, Knut (2020). Reindeer fidelity to high quality winter pastures outcompete power line barrier effects. Rangifer. ISSN 0333-256X. 40(1), p. 27–40. doi: 10.7557/2.40.1.4968. Full text in Research Archive
  • Tamrat, Misganaw; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Tsegaye, Diress; Nguyen, Nga; Bekele, Afework & Evangelista, Paul [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2020). Human-wildlife conflict and coexistence: A case study from Senkele Swayne's Hartebeest Sanctuary in Ethiopia. Wildlife Biology. ISSN 0909-6396. 2020(3). doi: 10.2981/wlb.00712. Full text in Research Archive
  • Tamrat, Misganaw; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Tsegaye, Diress; Evangelista, Paul; Bekele, Afework & Stenseth, Nils Christian (2020). The effect of season and post-fire on habitat preferences of the endangered Swayne's hartebeest (Alcelaphus buselaphus swaynei) in Maze National Park, Ethiopia. BMC Ecology. ISSN 1472-6785. 20. doi: 10.1186/s12898-020-0275-3. Full text in Research Archive
  • Gutema, Tariku Mekonnen; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Bekele, Afework; Sillero-Zubiri, Claudio & Marino, Jorgelina [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2019). Foraging ecology of African wolves (Canis lupaster) and its implications for the conservation of Ethiopian wolves (Canis simensis). Royal Society Open Science. ISSN 2054-5703. 6(9), p. 1–9. doi: 10.1098/rsos.190772. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eftestøl, Sindre; Flydal, Kjetil; Tsegaye, Diress & Colman, Jonathan Edward (2019). Mining activity disturbs habitat use of reindeer in Finnmark, Northern Norway. Polar Biology. ISSN 0722-4060. 42(10), p. 1849–1858. doi: 10.1007/s00300-019-02563-8.
  • Gebremichael, Gelaye; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Bunnefeld, Nils; Zinner, Dietmar & Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha (2019). Fluctuating asymmetry and feather growth bars as biomarkers to assess the habitat quality of shade coffee farming for avian diversity conservation. Royal Society Open Science. ISSN 2054-5703. 6(8), p. 1–12. doi: 10.1098/rsos.190013. Full text in Research Archive
  • Flydal, Kjetil; Tsegaye, Diress; Eftestøl, Sindre; Reimers, Eigil & Colman, Jonathan Edward (2019). Rangifer within areas of human influence: understanding effects in relation to spatiotemporal scales. Polar Biology. ISSN 0722-4060. 42(1), p. 1–16. doi: 10.1007/s00300-018-2410-6.
  • Gutema, Tariku Mekonnen; Atickem, Anagaw Meshesha; Bekele, Afework; Sillero-Zubiri, Claudio; Kasso, Mohammed & Alemu, Diress Tsegaye [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2018). Competition between sympatric wolf taxa: an example involving African and Ethiopian wolves. Royal Society Open Science. ISSN 2054-5703. 5(5), p. 1–9. doi: 10.1098/rsos.172207. Full text in Research Archive
  • Skatter, Hans Gaute; Charlebois, ML; Eftestøl, Sindre; Tsegaye, Diress; Colman, Jonathan Edward & Kansas, JL [Show all 8 contributors for this article] (2017). Living in a burned landscape: woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou) use of postfire residual patches for calving in a high fire - low anthropogenic Boreal Shield ecozone. Canadian Journal of Zoology. ISSN 0008-4301. 95(12), p. 975–984. doi: 10.1139/cjz-2016-0307.
  • Tsegaye, Diress; Colman, Jonathan Edward; Eftestøl, Sindre; Flydal, Kjetil; Røthe, Gunnlaug & Rapp, Kåre (2017). Reindeer spatial use before, during and after construction of a wind farm. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. ISSN 0168-1591. 195, p. 103–111. doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2017.05.023. Full text in Research Archive
  • Aynekulu, Ermias; Mekuria, Wolde; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Feyissa, Kenea; Angassa, Ayana & de Leeuw, Jan [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2017). Long-term livestock exclosure did not affect soil carbon in southern Ethiopian rangelands. Geoderma. ISSN 0016-7061. 307, p. 1–7. doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2017.07.030.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Bergmo, Tine; Tsegaye, Diress; Flydal, Kjetil; Eftestøl, Sindre & Lilleeng, Marte Synnøve [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2017). Wildlife response to infrastructure: the problem with confounding factors. Polar Biology. ISSN 0722-4060. 40, p. 477–482. doi: 10.1007/s00300-016-1960-8.
  • Meaza, Hailemariam; Tsegaye, Diress & Nyssen, Jan (2016). Allocation of degraded hillsides to landless farmers and improved livelihoods in Tigray, Ethiopia. Norsk Geografisk Tidsskrift. ISSN 0029-1951. 70(1), p. 1–12. doi: 10.1080/00291951.2015.1091033.
  • Eftestøl, Sindre; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Flydal, Kjetil & Colman, Jonathan Edward (2016). From high voltage (300 kV) to higher voltage (420 kV) power lines: reindeer avoid construction activities. Polar Biology. ISSN 0722-4060. 39(4), p. 689–699. doi: 10.1007/s00300-015-1825-6.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Flydal, Kjetil; Rivrud, Inger Maren; Reimers, Egill & Eftestøl, Sindre (2015). High-voltage power lines near wild reindeer calving areas. European Journal of Wildlife Research. ISSN 1612-4642. 61(6), p. 881–893. doi: 10.1007/s10344-015-0965-x.
  • Rannestad, Ole Tobias; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Munishi, Pantaleo K. T. & Moe, Stein Ragnar (2015). Bird Abundance, Diversity and Habitat Preferences in the Riparian Zone of a Disturbed Wetland Ecosystem – the Kilombero Valley, Tanzania. Wetlands (Wilmington, N.C.). ISSN 0277-5212. 35(3), p. 521–532. doi: 10.1007/s13157-015-0640-8.
  • Eftestøl, Sindre; Tsegaye, Diress; Herfindal, Ivar; Flydal, Kjetil & Colman, Jonathan Edward (2014). Measuring effects of linear obstacles on wildlife movements: accounting for the relationship between step length and crossing probability. European Journal of Wildlife Research. ISSN 1612-4642. 60(2), p. 271–278. doi: 10.1007/s10344-013-0779-7.
  • Reimers, Eigil; Tsegaye, Diress; Colman, Jonathan Edward & Eftestøl, Sindre (2014). Activity patterns in reindeer with domestic vs. wild ancestry. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. ISSN 0168-1591. 150, p. 74–84. doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2013.10.010.
  • Reimers, Eigil; Nieminen, Mauri & Tsegaye, Diress (2013). Antler casting in relation to parturition in semi-domesticated female reindeer. Rangifer. ISSN 0333-256X. 33(1), p. 17–24. doi: 10.7557/2.33.1.2722.
  • Tsegaye, Diress; Vedeld, Pål & Moe, Stein Ragnar (2013). Pastoralists and livelihoods: A case study from northern Afar, Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments. ISSN 0140-1963. 91, p. 138–146. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2013.01.002.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Eftestøl, Sindre; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Flydal, Kjetil & Mysterud, Atle (2013). Summer distribution of semi-domesticated reindeer relative to a new wind-power plant. European Journal of Wildlife Research. ISSN 1612-4642. 59(3), p. 359–370. doi: 10.1007/s10344-012-0682-7.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Lilleeng, Marte Synnøve; Tsegaye, Diress; Vigeland, Magnus Dehli & Reimers, Eigil (2012). Responses of wild reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) when provoked by a snow-kiter or skier: A model approach. Applied Animal Behaviour Science. ISSN 0168-1591. 142(1-2), p. 82–89. doi: 10.1016/j.applanim.2012.08.009.
  • Abebe, Shiferaw; Lye, Kåre & Tsegaye, Diress (2012). Functional distances of woody species, proxy of ecological elasticity and provision for forest management. Journal of Horticulture and Forestry. ISSN 2006-9782. 4, p. 136–147. doi: 10.5897/JHF12.002.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Pedersen, Christian; Eidesen, Ruben; Arntsen, Herbjørg & Holand, Øystein [Show all 9 contributors for this article] (2012). Behavioral Interference Between Sympatric Reindeer and Domesticated Sheep in Norway. Rangeland Ecology & Management. ISSN 1550-7424. 65(3), p. 299–308. doi: 10.2111/REM-D-11-00094.1.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Eftestøl, Sindre; Tsegaye, Diress; Flydal, Kjetil & Mysterud, Atle (2012). Is a wind-power plant acting as a barrier for reindeer Rangifer tarandus tarandus movements? Wildlife Biology. ISSN 0909-6396. 18(4), p. 439–445. doi: 10.2981/11-116.
  • Tsegaye, Diress; Moe, Stein Ragnar & Haile, M. (2011). Seed predation and moisture limit germination of recalcitrant Dobera glabra (Salvadoraceae) seeds in the Afar rangelands, Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments. ISSN 0140-1963. 75(10), p. 903–908. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2011.04.031.
  • Aynekulu, Ermias; Denich, Manfred; Tsegaye, Diress; Aerts, Rien; Neuwirth, B. & Boehmer, H. J. (2011). Dieback affects forest structure in a dry Afromontane forest in northern Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments. ISSN 0140-1963. 75(5), p. 499–503. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2010.12.013.
  • Tsegaye, Diress; Haile, Mitiku & Moe, Stein Ragnar (2010). The effect of land use on the recruitment and population structure of the important food and fodder plant, Dobera glabra (Forssk.) Poir., in northern Afar, Ethiopia. Journal of Arid Environments. ISSN 0140-1963. 74(9), p. 1074–1082. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2010.03.003.
  • Tsegaye, Diress; Moe, Stein Ragnar; Vedeld, Paul & Aynekulu, Ermias (2010). Land-use/cover dynamics in Northern Afar rangelands, Ethiopia. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment. ISSN 0167-8809. 139(1-2), p. 174–180. doi: 10.1016/j.agee.2010.07.017.
  • Aynekulu, Ermias; Denich, Manfred & Alemu, Diress (2009). Regeneration response of Juniperus procera and Olea europaea subsp cuspidata to exclosure in a dry Afromontane forest in northern Ethiopia. Mountain Research and Development Journal. ISSN 0276-4741. 29(2), p. 143–152. doi: 10.1659/mrd.1076.
  • Tsegaye, Diress ; Moe, Stein Ragnar & Haile, Mitiku (2009). Livestock browsing, not water limitations, contributes to recruitment failure of Dobera glabra in semiarid Ethiopia. Rangeland Ecology & Management. ISSN 1550-7424. 62(6), p. 540–549. doi: 10.2111/08-219.1.
  • Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Nyariki, Dickson M. & Farah, Kassim O. (2000). Changing Land-use Systems and Socio-economic Roles of Vegetation in Semi-arid Africa: The case of the Afar and Tigrai of Ethiopia. Journal of Social Sciences. ISSN 0971-8923. 4, p. 199–206.
  • Alemu, Diress Tsegaye; Farah, Kassim O. & Nyariki, Dickson M. (1999). Influence of Settlements on Land Use and Vegetation in the Rangelands of Northeastern Ethiopia: Application of Aerial Photographic Technique. Journal of Human Ecology. ISSN 0970-9274. 10, p. 349–356.

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  • Reimers, Eigil; Flydal, Kjetil; Korslund, Lars; Eftestøl, Sindre; Colman, Jonathan Edward & Alemu, Diress Tsegaye (2015). Power lines, reindeer and UV. Biological Conservation. ISSN 0006-3207. 184, p. 471–471. doi: 10.1016/j.biocon.2014.12.026.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Lin, Wenjiao; Moe, Stein Ragnar & Tsegaye, Diress (2012). The influence of reindeer grazing and trampling on newly seeded fields in northern Norway.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Tröger, Carolin; Eftestøl, Sindre & Tsegaye, Diress (2012). The Strip Transect Method (STM) versus the Plot Sampling Method (PSM); what provides the best data in the least amount of time?
  • Eftestøl, Sindre; Colman, Jonathan Edward; Tsegaye, Diress & Flydal, Kjetil (2012). Are consecutive GPS positions the best method for testing reindeers’ speed of movement when crossing linear structures?
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Eftestøl, Sindre; Bergmo, Tine; Moe, Stein Ragnar; Flydal, Kjetil & Tsegaye, Diress (2012). Avoidance and barrier effects of a 420 kV power line on range use and migration patterns of semi-domestic reindeer.
  • Colman, Jonathan Edward; Eftestøl, Sindre; Flydal, Kjetil; Rapp, Kåre; Røthe, Gunnlaug & Tsegaye, Diress (2012). VindRein-KraftRein - Essand – Vannøy – Fosen – Setesdal aust- og vesthei – Kjøllefjord – Berlevåg og Sørøya. Årsrapport 2011. Biologisk inst..
  • Kebebew, F.; Tsegaye, Diress & Synnevåg, Gry (2001). Traditional coping strategies of the Afar and Borana pastoralists in response to drought. Dryland Coordination Group.

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