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dc.contributor.authorWeekes, William Dickeyen_US
dc.date.accessioned2014-03-14T21:31:36Z
dc.date.available2014-03-14T21:31:36Z
dc.date.issued1974en_US
dc.identifier.otheretd-03132010-020018en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/41581
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_US
dc.format.mediumBTDen_US
dc.publisherVirginia Techen_US
dc.relation.haspartLD5655.V855_1974.W44.pdfen_US
dc.subjectWildlife managementen_US
dc.subject.lccLD5655.V855 1974.W44en_US
dc.titleA 15-Year Research Summary and Hunting Harvest Data Evaluation of the Broad Run Management Areaen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
dc.contributor.departmentWildlife Managementen_US
dc.description.degreeMaster of Scienceen_US
thesis.degree.nameMaster of Scienceen_US
thesis.degree.levelmastersen_US
thesis.degree.grantorVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State Universityen_US
thesis.degree.disciplineWildlife Managementen_US
dc.contributor.committeechairMcGinnes, Burd S.en_US
dc.contributor.committeememberMosby, Harry S.en_US
dc.contributor.committeememberWhelan, James B.en_US
dc.identifier.sourceurlhttp://scholar.lib.vt.edu/theses/available/etd-03132010-020018/en_US
dc.date.sdate2010-03-13en_US
dc.date.rdate2010-03-13
dc.date.adate2010-03-13en_US


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