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J. Brian Davis

Assistant Professor, Wildlife Ecology and Management

Phone: 662-325-4790  Email: brian.davis@msstate.edu

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J. Brian Davis

2017
Davis, J.B., F.J. Vilella, J.D. Lancaster, M. López-Flores, R.M. Kaminski, J.A. Cruz-Burgos. 2017. Survival of White-cheeked Pintail ducklings and broods in Puerto Rico. The Condor 119(2):308-320. Download


2017
Marty, J.R., J.B. Davis, M.G. Brasher, R.M. Kaminski, E.L. Brinkman. 2017. Density of lead and nontoxic shotshell pellets in Gulf Coast Prairie ricelands. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management 8(1). Download


2017
Osborn, J. M., H. M. Hagy, M. D. McClanahan, J. B. Davis, M. J. Gray. 2017. Habitat selection and activities of dabbling ducks during non-breeding periods. Journal of Wildlife Management 81(8):1482-1493. Download


2017
Tapp, J. L., M. W. Weegman, E. B. Webb, R. M. Kaminski, J. B. Davis. 2017. Waterbird communities and seed biomass in managed and reference-restored wetlands in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley. Restoration Ecology. Download


2016
Davis, J.B. 2016. Book review, The Teal. The Condor 118:682-683. Download


2016
Davis, J.B. 2016. The Mississippi Alluvial Valley. The Wetland Book, pp 1-13. Living Reference Work Entry, Springer Netherlands. Download


2015
Davis, J.B., J.N. Straub, G. Wang, R.M. Kaminski, B.D. Leopold. 2015. Simulations of wood duck recruitment from nest boxes in Mississippi and Alabama. The Journal of Wildlife Management 79(6):907-916. Download


2015
Feaga, J.S., F.J. Vilella, R.M. Kaminski, J.B. Davis. 2015. Waterbird use of catfish ponds and Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative wetlands in Mississippi. Waterbirds 38(3):269-281. Download


2015
Lancaster, J.D., J.B. Davis, R.M. Kaminski, A.D. Afton, E.J. Penny. 2015. Mallard use of a managed public hunting area in Mississippi. Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2:281-287. Download


2015
Marty, J.R., J.B. Davis, R.M. Kaminski, M.G. Brasher, G. Wang. 2015. Waste rice and natural seed abundances in rice fields in the Louisiana and Texas Coastal Prairies. Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2:121-126. Download


2015
Shipes, J.C., J.B. Davis, E.P. Wiggers, W.E. Mills, R.M. Kaminski, M.R. Kneece. 2015. Annual habitat selection by mottled ducks in Coastal South Carolina. Journal of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 2:268-273. Download


2014
Davis, J.B., M. Guillemain, R.M. Kaminski, C. Arzel, J.M. Eadie, E.C. Rees. 2014. Habitat and resource use by waterfowl in the northern hemisphere in autumn and winter. Wildfowl Special Issue No. 4:17-69. Download


2014
Kaminski, R.M. and J.B. Davis. 2014Wildfowl Special Issue No. 4: Preface. Wildfowl Special Issue No. 4:5-8.Download


2014
Laborde, L., R.M. Kaminski, J.B. Davis. 2014. Assessment of the 6th North American Duck Symposium (2013): "Ecology and Conservation of North American Waterfowl." Wildfowl: Special Issue No. 4:512-519. Download


2014
Brasher, M.G., J.B. Davis, M.R. Kaminski, R.B. Emery, R.M. Kaminski, G.A. Baldassarre. 2014. Criteria for determining breeding-pair status of male mallards captured in decoy traps. Wildlife Society Bulletin 38(3):599-604. Download


2014
Davis, J.B., E. Webb, R.M. Kaminski, P.J. Barbour, F.J. Vilella. 2014. Comprehensive framework for ecological assessment of the Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Southeastern Naturalist 13(4):G66-G81. Download


2014
Foth, J., R.M. Kaminski, J.B. Davis, J. Straub, T.D. Leininger. 2014. Aquatic invertebrate abundance and biomass in Arkansas, Mississippi, and Missouri bottomland hardwood forests during winter. Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management5(2):243-251. Download


2014
Kaminski, R.M., J.B. Davis. 2014. Evaluation of the migratory bird habitat initiative: Report of findings. Forest and Wildlife Research Center, Research Bulletin WF391, Mississippi State University. 24 pp. Download


2014
Lopez-Flores, M., J.B. Davis, F.J. Vilella, R.M. Kaminski, J.A. Cruz-Burgos, J.D. Lancaster. 2014. Survival of female white-cheeked pintails during brood rearing in Puerto Rico. Caribbean Naturalist 10:1-12. Download


2014
Newcomb, K.C., A.P. Monroe, J.B. Davis, M.J. Gray. 2014. Shorebird response to post-flood drawdowns on Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge. Southeastern Naturalist 13(4):744-761. Download


2014
Tullos, A., B.K. Strickland, J. Davis. 2014. Waterfowl. Pages 215-235 in A.T. Rohnke and J. Cummins, editors, Fish and Wildlife Management: A handbook for Mississippi Landowners. University Press of Mississippi. Jackson, MS, USA.


2013
Kaminski, M.R., G. Baldassarre, J. Davis, E.R. Wengert, R.M. Kaminski. 2013. Mallard survival and nesting ecology in the lower Great Lakes region, New York. Wildlife Society Bulletin 37:778-786. Download


2012
Langley, K., R.M. Kaminski, J. Davis, R.F. Poor. 2012. Wetlands Education and Functions on a University Campus, Mississippi State University. Wetland Science and Practice 29(3):20-25.


2010
Havens, J.H., R.M. Kaminski, J.B. Davis, S.K. Riffell. 2010. Winter abundance of waterfowl and waste rice managed Arkansas rice fields. Proceedings of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 63:41-46. Download


2009
Davis, J.B., B.D. Leopold, R.M. Kaminski, R.R. Cox Jr. 2009. Wood duck duckling mortality and habitat implications in floodplain systems. Wetlands 29(2):607-614. Download


2007
Davis, J.B., R. Cox, R.M. Kaminski, B.D. Leopold. 2007. Survival of wood duck ducklings and broods in Mississippi and Alabama. Journal of Wildlife Management 71:507-517. Download


2005
Davis, J.B., R.M. Kaminski, B.D. Leopold, R.R. Cox, L.W. Burger, Jr., E.D. Dibble. 2005. Young ducks in Dixie, life beyond the shell. Mississippi Outdoors 68(1):25-28.


2003
Davis, J.B., R.M. Kaminski. 2003. Wood ducks in dixie: Striving to survive early life. Outdoor Alabama 75(1):4-6.


2003
Kaminski, R.M., J.B. Davis, H.W. Essig, P.D. Gerard, K.J. Reinecke. 2003. True metabolizable energy for wood ducks from acorns compared to other waterfowl foods. Journal of Wildlife Management 67:542-550.


2002
Davis, J.B., R.M. Kaminski. 2002. Wood duck broods in Dixie: Striving to survive early life. Forest and Wildlife Research Center, Research Advances 7(2):1-4. Download


2001
Davis, J.B., B.D. Leopold, R.M. Kaminski. 2001. Evaluation of exodus rates of differently marked wood duck ducklings from nest boxes. Wildlife Society Bulletin 29:1206-1211.


2001
Davis, J.B., R.M. Kaminski, B.D. Leopold, R.R. Cox. 2001. Survival of female wood ducks during brood rearing in Mississippi and Alabama. Journal of Wildlife Management 65: 738-744.


2000
Davis, J.B., R.M. Kaminski, B.D. Leopold, R.R. Cox, Jr. 2000. Survival and causes of mortality of wood duck hens and ducklings in Alabama and Mississippi. Proc., 2nd North American Duck Symposium, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.


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