• Conservation of Sooty Terns on Wake Atoll complex 

    Sztukowski, Lisa A. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    I undertook two projects aimed at improving conservation efforts for Sooty Terns (Onychoprion fuscata). First, I investigated patterns of Sooty Tern chick survival to identify when chicks are most vulnerable and to assess ...
  • Natal dispersal and survival of red-bellied woodpeckers in a fragmented landscape 

    Cox, Allison S. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2011)
    Survival and dispersal during the juvenile life stage are critical to population connectivity and persistence, but the post-fledging period is the least studied stage of the avian life cycle. We intensively radio-tracked ...