Professor of Wildlife Ecology and Management
207 Thomas Poe Cooper Building
Lexington, KY 40546-0073
(859) 257-8571
mlacki@uky.edu


Research


Courses Taught

  • FOR 370 Wildlife Biology and Management 

Education

Ph.D. Zoology 1984, North Carolina State University

M.S. Zoology 1980, The Ohio State University

B.S. Biology 1978, University of Dayton


Current Research Projects

  • Pre-WNS habitat assessment of bats during late summer and autumn in Yellowstone National Park
  • Fire management and habitat quality for endangered bats in Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave National Park during the swarming and staging periods: predator-prey interactions and habitat use of bats threatened by White-Nose Syndrome
  • Roosting and foraging behavior of Rafinesque’ big-eared bat near the northern limits of the species range

   

Photo of Michael Lacki