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Chair of the Department of Rangeland and Wildlife Sciences presents books to President of A&M-Kingsville

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Dr. Scott Henke, Regents Professor and Chair of the Dept. of Rangeland and Wildlife Sciences, presented three new books he wrote to Dr. Mark Hussey, President of Texas A&M University-Kingsville. 


Dr. David Hewitt, Leroy G. Denman, Jr. Endowed Director of Wildlife Research and Executive Director of the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute (CKWRI) and Dr. Shad Nelson, Dean of the Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, joined in the presentation and recognized Dr. Henke for the resources he provides to enhance wildlife science education.


According to the Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Henke’s books were a collaboration with his teams of research scientists.  

“American Alligators: Habitats, Behaviors, and Threats (Animal Science, Issues and Research)” by Scott E. Henke, Ph.D. (Editor) and Cord B. Eversole, Ph.D. (Editor) contains the most comprehensive, up-to-date knowledge about physiology, parasitology, toxicology, and management by the leading experts of alligator professionals from around the world. Eversole is an alumnus and former student of Henke’s.


“Becoming a Wildlife Professional” by Scott E. Henke, Ph.D. and Paul R. Krausman, Ph. D. is the first comprehensive book to describe the entry-level jobs available for the next generation of wildlife biologists and conservationists.


“Aflatoxins and Wildlife: Exposure, Problems, Detection and Control Methods” by: Scott E. Henke, Ph.D. and Alan Fedynich, Ph.D. is a compilation of research concerning the effects of aflatoxin exposure to wildlife by researchers of the Caesar Kleberg wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University- Kingsville. Fedynich is a professor and research scientists also with the CKWRI.


All three books are available for purchase on Amazon at

Category: Ag/Env & Wildlife Sci , General Univ

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