Todd Fredericksen

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Todd Fredericksen

Associate Professor of Forestry and Wildlife

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

PhD Virginia Tech
MS North Carolina State University
BA Virginia Military Institute
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Email: tfredericksen@ferrum.edu
Office phone: (540) 365-4360
Office: Garber Hall 212
Teaching at Ferrum since: 2002

Courses taught:

  • Forest Ecology and Management
  • Wildlife Ecology and Management
  • Natural Resource Management
  • Conservation Biology
  • Animal Behavior
  • Fundamentals of Ecology
  • Quantitative Environmental Methods and Statistics

Fredericksen, T.S. Silviculture of seasonally-dry tropical forests.  2011.  Pp. 239-260 in Tropical Silviculture, Gunter, S., Stimm, B., Weber, M and Mosandl R. (eds.), Springer, Berlin.

Fredericksen, T.S. 2011.  Timber harvesting effects on terrestrial vertebrate wildlife in the eastern United States.  Chapter 10 in Advances in Environmental Research.  Volume 14.  Nova Science Publishers, Hauppage, NY.

Fredericksen, T.S., J.D. Fiore, H.S. Shively, M.B. Webb, J.L. Scott, R.L. Smith, 2010.  Activity patterns of small terrestrial vertebrates and relationship to coarse woody debris in Virginia Piedmont forests.  Banisteria 35:53-60.

Fredericksen, T.S., J.L. Bernard.  2010. Observations on the response of four eastern box turtles (Terrapene carolina carolina) to clearcut logging and chipping in southern Virginia.  Catesbeiana 30:3-9.

Burruss, C.S., T.S. Fredericksen, and G.R. Stevens.  2011.  Timber harvesting effects on small terrestrial vertebrates and invertebrates on the Grassy Hill Nature Preserve, Franklin County, Virginia.  Banisteria 37:53-61.

Research Intrests
Biodiversity conservation in managed forests, silvicultural treatments to improve forest productivity, reduced impact logging, natural history of species in eastern deciduous forest (e.g., eastern box turtle, southern flying squirrel), sustainable forest management, control of invasive exotic species.

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