Directed Research (Bio 441 - Bio 444)

Schedule: Fall 2017, Spring 2018
Course Description:
Research projects in animal behavior & ornithology are encouraged for students who are interested in learning more about biological research.
Credit: 1-4 hrs.

Dr. Ed Mills
209 Bridges Biology Bldg
Wingate University

Kelly Davis, Nicole Barrios, and Dr. Ed Mills at the
Wingate University Undergraduate Research

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Research Projects / Independent Study:
  • Changes in egg mass of developing embryos in Chinese Blue-breasted Quail
  • Nest box use by birds in deciduous forests
  • Effects of diet on weight gain in juvenile birds
  • Flocking and alarm calls of juvenile Chinese Blue-breasted Quail
  • Spectral analysis of House Finch songs
  • Vocal responses of Cardinals in mixed species flocks
  • Effects of calcium supplements on eggshell thickness in Chinese Blue-breasted Quail
  • Effects of noise on the communications of birds
  • Developmental changes in calls of Blue-breasted Quail