Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Louisiana
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Louisiana Project

Assessment of bottomland hardwood forest dynamics: Implications to ivory-billed woodpecker habitat

January 2006 - January 2012


Participating Agencies

  • Research Partnership Proposal (Eastern Reg Off)
Hugo Gee (Ph.D. student; King) coring a tree at Bayou Cocodrie National Wildlife Refuge.  Tree cores will provide important information about stand development patterns and tree growth.

Geomorphic and hydrologic modifications in the Mississippi River valley have been widespread. The effects of these alterations