Julie Whitcher

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AIM Face seeking flies have long been thought to transmit Chlamydia trachomatis, the causative agent of trachoma, but this has never been proven. The four criteria proposed by Barnett, previously used to incriminate other arthropods suspected of transmitting disease, were examined. One of these criteria remains unmet: the repeated demonstration of the(More)
The survival rate of adult bowhead whales (Balaena mysticetus) is one of the few remaining life history parameters still needing empirical support before full assessment of the health of this stock can be completed. Members of the Scientiic Committee of the International Whaling Commission have requested an estimate of this survival rate. Accordingly,(More)
The goals of this project were to first review the state-of-art with regard to identifying highway sections where median barriers would be most effective in preventing median-crossing crashes (MCC), and if necessary, develop remedies for any identified deficiencies. A statistical technique was developed for estimating the frequency and rate of MCCs on each(More)
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