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Clapper and King Rail Population Genomics, Elisa Elizondo

The Clapper (Rallus crepitans)and King (Rallus elegans) rails are secretive marsh birds with declining populations. These species hybridize, but the extent and direction of introgression are unknown.…

From  Lauren Mosesso on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Do ground-based, downward-facing artificial lights affect the flight behavior of nocturnally migrating birds?, Sergio Cabrera-Cruz

Artificial lights at night (ALAN) have multiple effects on night-migrating birds due to positive phototaxis. Flight paths of migrating birds can be curved or circular rather than straight near bright…

From  Priyanka Mondal on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Major in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation at the University of Delaware

If you want to make a change in the world and you love animals, then wildlife ecology and conservation is the perfect place for you. Conserving biodiversity is the underlying theme of the program,…

From  Kristina Demou on February 1st, 2021 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Major in insect ecology and conservation at the University of Delaware

Insects are becoming extinct faster than any other group of species. Conserving insects, the foundation of the world’s biodiversity, is the first step towards protecting the planet. The…

From  Kristina Demou on February 1st, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Staying Optimistic

This anonymous member of the University of Delaware community shares their thoughts about life during a pandemic. This message was submitted for the Voices of UD project, hosted by UD's Center…

From  Stephanie Bowman Doroba on September 28th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology — College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Learn more about this department in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, which includes the insect ecology and conservation major as well as the wildlife ecology and conservation major.

From  Kristina Demou on April 15th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0