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photo of Prof. Klem

adjunct Professor


Office : Shankweiler Building 443S
(at Muhlenberg College)
Phone : 484-664-3259
Email : klem at muhlenberg dot edu


B.A., Wilkes College
M.A., Hofstra University
Ph.D., Southern Illinois University at Carbondale
D.Sc., Wilkes University

Research Interests

Animal behavior, conservation, ecology, evolution, ornithology, and the natural history of animals; special attention given to vertebrates, statistics, and wildlife mortality resulting from the actions of man

Selected Publications

Klem, D., Jr. 2007. "Windows: an unintended fatal hazard for birds." In Connecticut State of the Birds 2007. Connecticut Audubon Society, Fairfield, CT, pp. 7–12.

Klem, D., Jr. 2006. "Glass: a deadly conservation issue for birds." Bird Observer 34(2):73–81.

Veltri, C.J. and D. Klem, Jr. 2005. "Comparison of fatal bird injuries from collisions with towers and windows." Journal of Field Ornithology 76(2):127–133.

Klem, D., Jr., D.C. Keck, K.L. Marty, A.J. Miller Ball, E.E. Niciu, and C.T. Platt. 2004. "Effects of window angling, feeder placement, and scavengers on avian mortality at plate glass." The Wilson Bulletin 116(1):69–73.

Adamian, M.S. and Klem, D., Jr. 1999. Handbook of the Birds of Armenia. American University of Armenia, 649 pp.