Discovering detailed migration paths for songbirds to inform conservation

I research migration paths for the golden-crowned sparrow. Migration is one of the least understood phases of...

Assessing the pathogens of wild mammals in Los Angeles County

Urban wildlife can harbor and transmit many diseases that have the potential to affect humans, domestic pets...

What is the role of host microbiome in mass mortality events of the critically endangered Saiga antelope?

Mass mortality events (MMEs) present an important threat to the survival of the Saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan...

A noninvasive approach to monitor the health of Maine's black bear population

For over 40 years, state biologists have guided black bear management in Maine using data collected from radio...

Friends and food...how does an artificial termite mound affect the social behavior of gorilla groups?

Gorillas, like people, are incredibly social animals. I am studying how a clumped and social-foraging resource...

Where do flammulated owls go in the winter?

The presence of Flammulated Owls indicates ecosystem health in the Rocky Mountains. In the fall, "flams" leave...

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