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Infectious Prions in the Saliva and Blood of Deer with Chronic Wasting Disease
A critical concern in the transmission of prion diseases, including chronic wasting disease (CWD) of cervids, is the potential presence of prions in body fluids. To address this issue directly, weExpand
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Roost tree selection by northern long-eared bat (Myotis septentrionalis) maternity colonies in an industrial forest of the central Appalachian mountains
As part of a bat ecology research effort in managed forests, we tracked seven lactating northern long-eared bats (Myotis septentrionalis Trouessart) to 12 roost trees used by maternity coloniesExpand
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Bat Activity in Harvested and Intact Forest - Stands in the Allegheny Mountains
We used Anabat acoustical monitoring devices to examine bat activity in intact canopy forests, complex canopy forests with gaps, forests subjected to diameter-limit harvests, recent defermentExpand
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Home-range Size and Habitat Used by the Northern Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis)
Abstract We examined home range size and habitat use of nine female northern myotis (Myotis septentrionalis) within an intensively managed forest in the central Appalachians of West Virginia. UsingExpand
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Partitioning of Food Resources by Syntopic Eastern Red (Lasiurus borealis), Seminole (L. seminolus) and Evening (Nycticeius humeralis) Bats
Abstract We evaluated partitioning of food resources among syntopic eastern red (Lasiurus borealis), Seminole (L. seminolus) and evening (Nycticeius humeralis) bats at the Savannah River Site, SouthExpand
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Forestry herbicide influences on biodiversity and wildlife habitat in southern forests
Abstract In the southern United States, herbicide use continues to increase for timber management in commercial pine (Pinus spp.) plantations, for modifying wildlife habitats, and for invasive plantExpand
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Seasonal Food Habits of the Coyote in the South Carolina Coastal Plain
Abstract Spatial and temporal plasticity in Canis latrans (coyote) diets require regional studies to understand the ecological role of this omnivorous canid. Because coyotes have recently becomeExpand
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Site-occupancy of bats in relation to forested corridors
Abstract Although use of corridors by some wildlife species has been extensively examined, use by bats is poorly understood. From 1 June to 31 August (2004–2005), we used Anabat II detectors toExpand
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NEST-SITE SELECTION BY HOODED WARBLERS IN BOTTOMLAND HARDWOODS OF SOUTH CAROLINA
We measured habitat features at 45 nests of Hooded Warblers (Wilsonia citrina) and 45 non-use sites in bottomland hardwood habitats in the coastal plain of South Carolina during the breeding seasonsExpand
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