Joshua A. Gaskamp

Master of Science in wildlife and fisheries sciences, 2012, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas;
Bachelor of Science in wildlife and fisheries sciences, 2006, Texas A&M University

Gaskamp serves as an agricultural research assistant in the Agricultural Division’s field plot operations program. He also serves as a wildlife and range consultant in the Agricultural Division’s consultation program.

He joined the Noble Foundation in 2007 after working as a hunting guide and gun-dog trainer on the King Ranch.

His areas of interest include wildlife habitat improvement, range management, white-tailed deer management, fisheries management, plant identification, prescribed fire and feral hog impacts. Gaskamp’s research on drop-nets as a potential tool for feral hog control led him to develop the BoarBusterĀ® suspended corral trap.

He is a past-president of the Oklahoma Chapter of The Wildlife Society and a member of the Society for Range Management, Ducks Unlimited, National Wild Turkey Federation and Coastal Conservation Association.

Gaskamp grew up in Brenham, Texas.