Agro-wildlife Ecology and Management

  Loren W. (Wes) Burger

Professor

Wildife, Fisheries and Aquaculture

mail icon  lwb6@msstate.edu
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Research Interests:

  • National project coordinator for the USDA Northern Bobwhite Restoration Project
  • Avian population dynamics and habitat relations in grassland, agricultural, and forest ecosystems
  • Effects of land use practices and federal farm programs on farmland wildlife species
  • Effects of habitat quality on body condition and survival of bobwhite
  • Metabolic costs of thermoregulation in bobwhite
  • Mating systems and reproductive strategies of bobwhite
  • Further development of survival estimators
  • Spatial information technologies
  • Landscape modeling