Roy G. Lopez
2500 S Pine Knoll Dr.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Food habits of wintering bald eagles in northern Arizona. Consumption rates of vehicle-killed ungulates along northern Arizona interstate highways. Genetic variation of Coues white-tailed deer in two landscapes of the southwestern United States. Hybridization between mule deer and Coues white-tailed deer in the southwestern United States. The use of weathered antlers as a source of DNA for molecular genetic studies. Multiple peer reviewed publications based on thesis. Facilitate the use of microsatellite allele frequencies by wildlife managers to determine differences among Coues white-tailed, Eastern white-tailed, mule deer, and hybrid Coues white-tailed/mule deer. Provide insight into landscape determinants of molecular genetic variability of Coues white-tailed deer in the southwestern United States. Peer reviewed publications on wintering bald eagle utilization of local food sources.
- New Mexico State University, BS Fisheries and Wildlife Biology, 1993
- Northern Arizona University, MS Forestry, 2006
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- Lopez, Roy G. 2006. Genetic structuring of Coues white-tailed deer in the southwestern United States.
- Grubb, Teryl G.; Lopez, Roy G. 2000. Food habits of bald eagles wintering in northern Arizona.
- Grubb, Teryl G.; Lopez, Roy G. 1997. Ice fishing by wintering Bald Eagles in Arizona.
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- Heffelfinger, Jim; Prive, Renee; Paetkau, David; Alcala-Galvan, Carlos; Lopez, Roy; Kornfield, Irv; Buckner, Eldon. 2012. Keep trophy records honest: Identifying whitetail/mule deer hybrids.
- Lopez, Roy G.; Beier, Paul. 2012. Weathered antlers as a source of DNA.