Skip to main content
Project Goal and Objectives
This website will not be updated during a lapse in federal funding. Content on this website will not be current or maintained until funding issues have been resolved.

Project Goal and Objectives

Understanding, Preventing, and Mitigating the Negative Effects of Wildlife Collisions with Aircraft, Other Vehicles, and Structures (Wildlife-Vehicle Collisions)

PROJECT GOAL: Generate and disseminate ecological information related to wildlife collisions with vehicles and structures, particularly civil and military aircraft.

Objective 1: Understanding and exploiting animal sensory ecology and anti-predator behaviors to reduce animal-vehicle collisions.

Objective 2: Understanding factors influencing attractiveness of airport habitats to wildlife.

Objective 3: Understanding and quantifying bird movements on and near airports.

Objective 4: Developing strike-risk estimation techniques.

Objective 5: Understanding the broad effects of vehicle strikes on animal communities.

 


Project Homepage
Publications
Sandusky, OH, Field Station

Complementary Content
${loading}