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

Virginia Project

Demonstrating technologies to monitor sublethal responses of eagles to military activities on Department of Defense Installations

September 2023 - December 2027


Participating Agencies


Eagles are exposed to multiple stressors on DOD installations from training activities, recreational hunting and legacy landuse. We seek to use examination of corticoid steroid levels matched with stressor to better understand stressors and potential mitigations thereof on DOD lands.