• Evaluation and development of black-footed ferret resource selection models 

    Eads, David Austin (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    Resource selection function (RSF) and utilization function (RUF) models aid in evaluating habitat suitability and investigating hypothesized mechanisms of space use of wildlife. We monitored postbreeding resource selection ...
  • Nest Boxes for Wildlife 

    Pierce, Robert A., II (University of Missouri Office of Extension, 2011-11)
    Many people enjoy having wildlife on their property and will manage their property to make it more inviting for specific species. Successful wildlife habitat management begins with identifying the habitat components (food, ...
  • Resource selection by black-footed ferrets in relation to the spatial distribution of prairie dogs 

    Jachowski, David Scott (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    Once extinct in the wild, the black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) is one of the rarest mammals in North America. Reintroductions of ferrets at 13 sites over 10 years have resulted in only 3 self-sustaining populations. ...
  • Resource selection, movement patterns, and survival of post-fledging grassland birds in Missouri 

    Suedkamp Wells, Kimberly M., 1975- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2005)
    Current grassland management paradigms focus on addressing nesting requirements for grassland birds, but ignore post-fledging requirements. I described resource selection, movement patterns, and survival of dickcissels ...