TWEL Tara Olson Thesis
Variation in use of managed wetlands by waterfowl, wading birds, and shorebirds in Ohio Tara M. Olson, MS Advisor: Robert Gates Thesis There is a need to broaden wetland conservation and management to include a greater diversity of wildlife species. ...
TWEL Felicity Newell Thesis
Avian response to forest management for oak regeneration Felicity L. Newell, MS Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Thesis: A bird's eye view of the forest: How does canopy openness affect canopy songbirds? Today, the majority of eastern deciduous forests ...
TWEL Desiree Narango Thesis
Causes and consequences of urban-associated song variation: A study of vocal behavior in the northern cardinal (Cardinalis cardinalis) Desiree L. Narango, MS Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Thesis Animal communication systems, which rely upon complex cogni ...
TWEL Edward Moore Thesis
An index of biotic integrity for macroinvertebrates and salamanders in primary headwater habitat streams in Ohio Edward L. Moore, Jr., MS Advisor: Robert Gates Thesis The use of multimetric indices to assess aquatic communities is well established in Ohio ...
TWEL Lauren MacDade Thesis
Contribution of emergent aquatic insects to refueling performance in spring migrant landbirds Lauren S. MacDade, MS Advisor: Stan Gehrt Thesis: Dietary contribution of emergent aquatic insects and consequences for refueling in spring migrant songbirds ...
TWEL Andrea Lindsay Thesis
Seasonal events and associated carry-over effects in a neotropical migratory songbird, the yellow warbler Andrea M. Lindsay, MS Advisor: Paul Rodewald Thesis The ability to determine how events during a bird’s life cycle are linked and to identify e ...
TWEL Marjorie Liberati Thesis
Spring Dispersal and Breeding Ecology of Northern Bobwhite in Southwest Ohio Marjorie R. Liberati, MS Advisor: Robert J. Gates Thesis Northern bobwhites are a popular upland game bird species with economic and social importance. Despite nearly a cen ...
TWEL Lionel Leston Thesis
Are urban forests ecological traps for understory birds? An examination with northern cardinals (Cardinalis cardinalis) Lionel Leston, MS Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Thesis Although urbanization is one of the most ubiquitous and profound changes under ...
TWEL Sarah Lehnen Dissertation
Demographic responses of shrub-successional birds to patch area and edge Sarah E. Lehnen, PhD Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Dissertation: An evaluation of survivorship and habitat use of early-successional birds during the breeding season: Implications for ...
TWEL Andrew Kniowski Thesis
Summer ecology of the Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) in an agricultural landscape Andrew B. Kniowski, MS Advisor: Stan Gehrt Thesis The majority of the summer range of the Indiana bat (Myotis sodalis) is within agricultural areas, yet despite known ne ...