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dc.contributor.authorWeekes, William Dickeyen
dc.date.accessioned2014-03-14T21:31:36Zen
dc.date.available2014-03-14T21:31:36Zen
dc.date.issued1974en
dc.identifier.otheretd-03132010-020018en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/41581en
dc.description.abstractThis thesis is serving as a study report on 15 years or wildlife research performed at the 11,422-acre Broad Run Wildlife Research Area, also known at the Broad Run Management Area, in Craig County, Virginia, Incorporated in this thesis is a synthesis of all pertinent data, conclusions, evaluations, and recommendations emanating from the 17 theses written from studies undertaken at Broad Run. From these 17 theses there has been gleaned 193 results which are included in this thesis. These results took the form as either facts, summary conclusions, distilled background discussions, or as evaluations on information unearthed or research performed. Five works emanating from studies at Broad Run concerned attempts to quantify browse and mast. Four theses concerned the wild turkey, its movements, distribution, and abundance as influenced by wildlife management practices. Three theses concerned deer, its abundance and the influence, if any, on its population by dogs. Two theses were concerned with such wildlife practices as agricultural clearings and herbicide use, while the remaining theses were on the subjects of wild grapes, birth control in foxes, climate as an influence on the deer hunter, and the influence of forest habitat on songbird populations.en
dc.format.extentx, 233 leavesen
dc.format.mediumBTDen
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen
dc.publisherVirginia Techen
dc.relation.isformatofOCLC# 02951396en
dc.relation.haspartLD5655.V855_1974.W44.pdfen
dc.rightsIn Copyrighten
dc.rights.urihttp://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/en
dc.subject.lccLD5655.V855 1974.W44en
dc.subject.lcshWildlife management -- Virginia -- Broad Run Wildlife Management Areaen
dc.titleA 15-Year Research Summary and Hunting Harvest Data Evaluation of the Broad Run Management Areaen
dc.typeThesisen
dc.contributor.departmentWildlife Managementen
dc.description.degreeMaster of Scienceen
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Scienceen
thesis.degree.levelmastersen
thesis.degree.grantorVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State Universityen
thesis.degree.disciplineWildlife Managementen
dc.contributor.committeechairMcGinnes, Burd S.en
dc.contributor.committeememberMosby, Harry S.en
dc.contributor.committeememberWhelan, James B.en
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dc.identifier.sourceurlhttp://scholar.lib.vt.edu/theses/available/etd-03132010-020018/en
dc.date.sdate2010-03-13en
dc.date.rdate2010-03-13en
dc.date.adate2010-03-13en


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