Wildlife management Research

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Mike Black
Research Leader I
Shortleaf pine

Craig A. Harper
Wildlife management

Lisa I. Muller
Associate Professor
Wildlife Management

Emma V. Willcox
Assistant Professor
Wildlife management



Promotion and Tenure 2017, 10/16/2017

Five Things You Didnít Know about the AgResearch & Education Center at Ames Plantation, 10/6/2015


(1 mention)

Billy Minser Talks Fire Ecology Class 
Billy Minser talks about his fire ecology and management class while supervising his students at a controlled burn of an oak savannah in the Catoosa Wildlife Management Area

(1 mention)

Teachers and Forestry 
For many teachers, summer was hardly a vacation from their own brand of learning.

(1 mention)

Turtle Research 
University of Tennessee Turtle research in West Tennessee


Recent Publications

Economic contribution of wildlife management areas to local and state economies Poudyal, N. C., C. Watkins, and O. Joshi.  2020.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife, In Press.

Creating a wildlife management plan for your property.  Hill, R.J., and C. A. Harper.  2018.  Australian Deer, 43:58-63.

Roost selection by bats in buildings of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, southeastern United States. Journal of Wildlife Management.  Fagan, K. E., E. V. Willcox, R. F. Bernard, and W. M. Stiver.  2017.  Journal of Wildlife Management.

Factors influencing northern bobwhite hunter success on a public wildlife management area in Kentucky.  J. M. Brooke, J. J. Morgan, D. L. Baxley, C. A. Harper, and P. D. Keyser.  2017.  National Quail Symposium Proceedings, 8:265-272. [Abstract]

Survival and habitat selection of Golden-Winged Warblers (Vermivora chrysoptera) during nesting and post-fledging periods at North Cumberland Wildlife Management Area, Tennessee.  Lehman, J. A., and D. A. Buehler.  2017.  M.S. thesis, University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Restoration of shortleaf pine-oak savanna at Catoosa Wildlife Management Area on the Cumberland Plateau of Tennessee.  Vanderyacht, A., and P. D. Keyser.  2016.  Mid-South Prairie Symposium, Clarksville, TN, May 25-26, 2016.

When drivers and terrapins collide: assessing stakeholder attitudes toward wildlife management on the Jekyll Island Causeway Crawford, B., N. C. Poudyal, and J. C. Maerz.  2015.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife: An International Journal, 20(1): 1-14. [Abstract]

Using prescribed fire for wildlife management in the Mid-South.  Harper, C. A.  2014.  Longleaf Conference and Eastern Native Grass Symposium.

Wildlife management calendar, Jan - Dec.  Harper, C. A.  2013.  UT Extension.

Socioeconomic Impacts of the North Cumberland Wildlife Management Area and the Emory River Tract Conservation Easement.  English, B. C., R. J. Menard, K. L. Jensen, and C. D. Clark.  2012.  Peer reviewed Research Report published online.

Wildlife management calendar, January - December.  Harper, C. A.  2012.  Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries Update.

Supply of private acreage for recreational deer hunting in Georgia Poudyal, N. C., J. M. Bowker, G. T. Green, and M. A. Tarrant.  2012.  Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 17(2):141-154. [Abstract]