Kelly provides general research support for the New York Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit. Her work includes data management, archiving, writing scripts for data processes and analyses, GIS work, and camera trap datasets. She also advises and provides analytical support on state wildlife projects. She has a background in ornithology, bat acoustics, and wildlife and habitat associations.
Master of Science, West Virginia University, 2006
Bachelor of Science, University of Delaware, 2002
Perkins, Kelly A., and Petra Bohall Wood. 2014. Selection of forest canopy gaps by male Cerulean Warblers in West Virginia. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 126: 288-297.
Perkins, Kelly A., et al. 2004. Flushing, capture, and bleeding do not affect return rate of female wood thrushes (Hylocichla mustelina) in Delaware. The Auk 121: 354-360.
Wood, Petra Bohall, and Kelly A. Perkins. 2012. Behavioral activities of male Cerulean Warblers in relation to habitat characteristics. The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 124: 497-505.