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Development of a Winter Survey of Wilson's Snipe in the Mississippi Flyway


January 2009 - May 2011


The objectives of this study will include: 1) comparing two survey methods for counting snipe, 2) determining whether survey-specific covariates need to be included in the survey approach, 3) examining factors affecting between-year variability in individual site abundance estimates, and 4) estimate winter snipe population abundance for the Mississippi Flyway


Current Staff

Federal Staff: 95

Masters Students: 249

Phd Students: 143

Post Docs: 55

University Staff: 247

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 679

Scientific Publications: 1936

Presentations: 4251



Funding Agencies

  • Arkansas Game & Fish Commission
  • Universiyt of Arkansas
  • USFWS Region 6


Cooperative Research Units Program Headquarters Cooperators

  1. U.S. Geological Survey