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Biological Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

Rick Phillips

Rick A. Phillips 

423-392-8048 /
Kingsport Campus

Research Interests:

Ecology of neotropical migratory birds in the Southern Appalachian mountains.


Current Projects:

Compiling data on the distribution, abundance, and seasonal occurrences of the birds of Tennessee.


Selected Publications:

Franzreb, Kathleen and Ricky A. Phillips, 1995. Neotropical Migratory Birds of the Southern Appalachians. GTR SE-96. Ashville, NC: U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Southern Forest Research Station, Threatened and Endangered Species in Southern Forests Research Unit. 35 pages

Phillips, Ricky A., et al. 1987. Simulating local extinctions of trout populations. Pages 24-27 in R. Hawkins and K. Klukis, editors. Tools for the Simulation Profession, Society for Computer Simulations, San Diego, California, USA.

Laughlin, T. F. and R. A. Phillips. 1981. Probable first nesting of the House Finch in Tennessee. Migrant 52: 19.

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