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

Louisiana Staff Member

John Cochran

Wes Cochran



Wes Cochran received his B.S. in Zoology from Auburn University and his M.S. in Wildlife Biology from Louisiana State University. He is currently working towards a Ph.D. in Forestry, studying the bottomland hardwood forests of the Mississippi River valley. His research is focused on the role of hydrologic processes in bottomland hardwood stand dynamics and the effects of altered fluvial processes on riparian ecosystems.