Hudson, Nathan Cole

Natural Areas Research Specialist

Address and Contact Information

1816 S. Oak Street
M/C 652
Champaign, IL  61820

Current Projects

Committee on Natural Areas

Maintenance, management, & protection of the University of Illinois-owned research/teaching properties located in Champaign, Vermilion, & McLean counties.

Research Interests

My main research interests are in applied ecology, primarily in the areas of biodiversity, conservation, and restoration of Midwestern natural communities.  Other interests include fire ecology, invasive species ecology, and avian ecology. 

Selected Publications

Hudson, N.C., & E.K. Bollinger.  2013.  Nest success and nest site selection of red-headed woodpeckers (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) in east-central Illinois. American Midland Naturalist 170(1): 86-94.


M.S., Biological Sciences, Eastern Illinois University (2009)

B.S., Environmental Biology, Eastern Illinois University (2003)

A.S., Environmental Science, Lake Land College (2001)

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