W. David Walter

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Wildlife Ecology

W. David Walter

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Deer Farms Chronic Wasting Disease Bovine Tuberculosis Prions Mycobacterium Bovis Odocoileus Virginianus Nose Home Range Lymphoid Tissue Mucous Membrane Immunohistochemistry Cattle Infection Biopsy Habitats Soils Clay Distribution Habitat Isotopes Opossums Environmental Factors Tuberculosis Aircraft

Most Recent Papers

Winter and summer home ranges of American white pelicans (Pelecanus erythrorhynchos) captured at loafing sites in the southeastern United States

D. Tommy King, Justin Fischer, Bronson Strickland, W. David Walter, Fred L. Cunningham, Guiming Wang, 2016, Waterbirds on p. 287-294

Evaluating a strategy to deliver vaccine to white-tailed deer at a landscape level

Justin W. Fischer, Chad R. Blass, W. David Walter, Charles W. Anderson, Michael J. Lavelle, Wayne H. Hall, Kurt C. VerCauteren, 2016, Wildlife Society Bulletin on p. 394-399

Effects of simulated removal activities on movements and space use of feral swine

Justin W. Fischer, Dan McMurtry, Chad R. Blass, W. David Walter, Jeff Beringer, Kurt C. VerCauteren, 2016, European Journal of Wildlife Research on p. 285-292

Antemortem detection of chronic wasting disease prions in nasal brush collections and rectal biopsy specimens from white-tailed deer by real-time quaking-induced conversion

Nicholas J. Haley, Chris Siepker, W. David Walter, Bruce V. Thomsen, Justin J. Greenlee, Aaron D. Lehmkuhl, Jürgen A. Richt, 2016, Journal of clinical microbiology on p. 1108-1116

Seeded amplification of chronic wasting disease prions in nasal brushings and recto-anal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissues from elk by real-time quaking-induced conversion

Nicholas J. Haley, Chris Siepker, Laura L. Hoon-Hanks, Gordon Mitchell, W. David Walter, Matteo Manca, Ryan J. Monello, Jenny G. Powers, Margaret A. Wild, Edward A. Hoover, Byron Caughey, Jürgen A. Richt, 2016, Journal of clinical microbiology on p. 1117-1126

Habitat influences distribution of chronic wasting disease in white-tailed deer

Tyler S. Evans, Megan S. Kirchgessner, Brian Eyler, Christopher W. Ryan, William David Walter, 2016, Journal of Wildlife Management on p. 284-291

Evaluation of techniques to reduce deer and elk damage to agricultural crops

Heather E. Johnson, Justin W. Fischer, Matthew Hammond, Patricia D. Dorsey, W. David Walter, Charles Anderson, Kurt C. Vercauteren, 2014, Wildlife Society Bulletin on p. 358-365

Linking bovine tuberculosis on cattle farms to white-tailed deer and environmental variables using bayesian hierarchical analysis

W. David Walter, Rick Smith, Mike Vanderklok, Kurt C. VerCauteren, 2014, PloS one

Use of stable isotopes to identify dietary differences across subpopulations and sex for a free-ranging generalist herbivore

William David Walter, 2014, Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies on p. 399-413

Surveillance and movements of Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) in the bovine tuberculosis region of Michigan

W. D. Walter, J. W. Fischer, C. W. Anderson, D. R. Marks, T. Deliberto, S. Robbe-Austerman, K. C. Vercauteren, 2013, Epidemiology and Infection on p. 1498-1508

Most-Cited Papers

Soil clay content underlies prion infection odds

W. David Walter, Daniel P. Walsh, Matthew L. Farnsworth, Dana L. Winkelman, Michael W. Miller, 2011, Nature communications

Antemortem detection of chronic wasting disease prions in nasal brush collections and rectal biopsy specimens from white-tailed deer by real-time quaking-induced conversion

Nicholas J. Haley, Chris Siepker, W. David Walter, Bruce V. Thomsen, Justin J. Greenlee, Aaron D. Lehmkuhl, Jürgen A. Richt, 2016, Journal of clinical microbiology on p. 1108-1116

Seeded amplification of chronic wasting disease prions in nasal brushings and recto-anal mucosa-associated lymphoid tissues from elk by real-time quaking-induced conversion

Nicholas J. Haley, Chris Siepker, Laura L. Hoon-Hanks, Gordon Mitchell, W. David Walter, Matteo Manca, Ryan J. Monello, Jenny G. Powers, Margaret A. Wild, Edward A. Hoover, Byron Caughey, Jürgen A. Richt, 2016, Journal of clinical microbiology on p. 1117-1126

On-farm mitigation of transmission of tuberculosis from white-tailed deer to cattle

W. David Walter, Charles W. Anderson, Rick Smith, Mike Vanderklok, James J. Averill, Kurt C. Vercauteren, 2012, Veterinary Medicine International

Vulture flight behavior and implications for aircraft safety

Michael L. Avery, John S. Humphrey, Trey S. Daughtery, Justin W. Fischer, Michael P. Milleson, Eric A. Tillman, William E. Bruce, W. David Walter, 2011, Journal of Wildlife Management on p. 1581-1587

Factors affecting space use overlap by white-tailed deer in an urban landscape

W. David Walter, Jeff Beringer, Lonnie P. Hansen, Justin W. Fischer, Joshua J. Millspaugh, Kurt C. Vercauteren, 2011, International Journal of Geographical Information Science on p. 379-392

Brownian bridge movement models to characterize birds' home ranges

Justin W. Fischer, W. David Walter, Michael L. Avery, 2013, Condor on p. 298-305

Habitat influences distribution of chronic wasting disease in white-tailed deer

Tyler S. Evans, Megan S. Kirchgessner, Brian Eyler, Christopher W. Ryan, William David Walter, 2016, Journal of Wildlife Management on p. 284-291

Surveillance and movements of Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) in the bovine tuberculosis region of Michigan

W. D. Walter, J. W. Fischer, C. W. Anderson, D. R. Marks, T. Deliberto, S. Robbe-Austerman, K. C. Vercauteren, 2013, Epidemiology and Infection on p. 1498-1508

Linking bovine tuberculosis on cattle farms to white-tailed deer and environmental variables using bayesian hierarchical analysis

W. David Walter, Rick Smith, Mike Vanderklok, Kurt C. VerCauteren, 2014, PloS one