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Research News from Warnell

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 10:10am - Urbanized white ibises carry same strains that infect humans  Athens, Ga. – The more urbanized a place is, the more white ibises there are carrying salmonella—the same kind that can make people sick, a new University of Georgia study has found. In a recently published paper, Georgia researchers looked at how urbanized white ibises might be shedding salmonella, particularly as people feeding birds at public parks has become a concern for wildlife biologists.
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Mon, 12/12/2016 - 10:23am - Athens, Ga. — University of Georgia researchers have been tasked with figuring out how many northern bobwhites are out there—and whether rabbit hunting is interfering with quail hunting in east Georgia hunting grounds. Results of the Georgia study could be used to not only set how many quail can be taken by hunters, but also change the days hunting is allowed for rabbits. This study is important because it helps sustain an important cultural resource like quail hunting, said James Martin, an assistant wildlife professor in UGA’s Warnell School of Forestry and…
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Fri, 11/18/2016 - 09:08am - Dr. Cassandra Johnson Gaither and Eric Kuehler, USDA Forest Service Southern Research Station
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Mon, 11/07/2016 - 02:42pm - Dr. David King, USDA Forest Service Center for Research on Ecosystem Change at the University of Massachusetts
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