Auburn professor researching causes of declines in turkey populations with aim of reversing current trends

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In some regions of Alabama and the southeastern U.S., wild turkey populations have declined for the past 10 to 15 years. Will Gulsby, associate professor of wildlife management in Auburn…
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Auburn hosting panel discussion to explore status, future of cross-laminated timber industry

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The Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences will host the “Cross-Laminated Timber Industry: Current Status and Future” panel discussion and reception on Tuesday, Oct. 19, from 2-4:30 p.m.…

Forestry and Wildlife Sciences alumni honored for efforts to protect Red Hills salamander

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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently honored the Red Hills Salamander Habitat Purchase team—a group that includes graduates of the Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences—with a…

Auburn University alum and COO of Ducks Unlimited giving virtual talk Oct. 7

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Auburn University will host a virtual talk with Nick Wiley COO of Ducks Unlimited, the largest wetlands and waterfowl conservation organization in North America, on Oct. 7 in celebration of…

Auburn University graduate student, professor receive $415,000 grant to study invasive wild pigs’ impact on water quality

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A graduate student and professor in the Auburn University School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences have received a $415,000 grant for their research on the impact of wild pigs on water quality.…
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Outdoor sporting pioneer, High Adventure Company CEO giving virtual talk Sept. 23

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Auburn University will host a virtual talk with John Burrell, president and CEO of High Adventure Company and High Adventure Safaris, on Sept. 23 as part of the School of…
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Auburn professors, doctoral fellow lead groundbreaking climate research on threat of increasing global aridity

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Breakthrough climate research led by Auburn University researchers was published this week in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, or PNAS. Professors Hanqin…
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Auburn University teams with Tuskegee University for STEM student research opportunities

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A new collaboration between Auburn University and Tuskegee University aims to provide opportunities for Tuskegee students to explore new educational and career paths through STEM—science, technology, engineering and mathematics—research mentorships with Auburn…
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Auburn forestry professor’s new book examines revolutionary shifts in forestland ownership

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A new book by an Auburn University professor tracks the dramatic pivot in commercial forest ownership—lands once overwhelmingly owned by integrated forest products companies that have, in the past four…