Wildlife Consulting Manager/Certified Wildlife Biologist®
Hunting Lease Manager
Westervelt Wildlife Services
1353 Highway 80 West
Demopolis, AL 376732
Office: (334) 289-4700
Bachelor of Science Degree in Wildlife Science - Mississippi State University
Master of Science Degree in Wildlife Management - University of Tennessee
Ryan is a Certified Wildlife Biologist® with a broad range of professional experience managing wildlife populations and their habitats on public and private lands throughout the Southeast. Ryan has conducted research on a variety of species and habitats where he examined the effects of various forest management techniques on nesting and brood-rearing habitat for wild turkeys as well as browse production, availability, preference, and nutrition for white-tailed deer. Ryan also has conducted extensive food plot research where he compared production, nutrition, preference, and availability of various forages planted for deer.
Ryan specializes in habitat management and recreational property development, specifically for white-tailed deer, wild turkeys, quail, and waterfowl. He also focuses on quality deer management as well as trophy deer management in high fenced properties and develops innovative wildlife population and habitat management plans to assist private landowners in reaching their property management goals.