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 ...
TWEL Laura Kearns Dissertation
Avian responses to predator communities in fragmented, urbanizing landscapes Laura J. Kearns, PhD Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Dissertation Behavioral responses to predators during the breeding season can critically affect the nest success of songbirds. ...
TWEL Adam Janke Thesis
Survival and habitat use of non-breeding northern bobwhites on private lands in Ohio Adam K. Janke, MS Advisor: Robert J. Gates Thesis Despite a long history of research and accumulated knowledge of factors affecting population growth rates, conser ...
TWEL Melanie Houston Thesis
A quantitative content analysis of attitude expressions toward wolves in the United States and Canadian print news media, 1999-2008 Melanie J. Houston, MS Advisor: Jeremy T. Bruskotter Thesis Several trends suggest public attitudes toward wildlife—e ...
TWEL Stephanie Hauver Thesis
The role of genetic relatedness in urban raccoon sociality Stephanie A. Hauver, MS Advisor: Stan Gehrt Thesis: Genetic determinants of raccoon social behavior in a highly urbanized environment Raccoons (Procyon lotor) are one of the most ubiquitous ...
TWEL Bret Graves Thesis
Grassland bird conservation on reclaimed surface mines: Evaluating the influence of vegetation structure on distribution, nest placement and nesting success Bret M. Graves, MS Advisor: Amanda Rodewald Thesis Reclaimed surface mines represent a conse ...