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Yellowstone: Dunraven

Dunraven is another favorite of mine. It has beautiful old-growth forest with lots of small, manageable wetlands to survey. Even better, the hike is super majestic and downright enjoyable. 728 more words

Yellowstone National Park

Update on third Alaskan field season

It has been a long time since my last update here.  Since then, I have completed my third field season in Alaska.  It was a good, if rather uneventful field season this year.  1,208 more words


Field Season's End

Yesterday, I was up in the mountains for my last field day of the year. I spent a few hours in Truckee, CA and after not getting a lot of Evening Grosbeak action, I headed to Soda Springs, CA. 339 more words

Natural History

Rally Rálidos-Colombia (Rallidae Rally- Colombia)

(La traducción al Español está por debajo de la sección en Inglés)


My first experience working in the field with Asociacion Calidris was during Colombia’s first Rallidae Rally. 730 more words

Internship Opportunities

Getting ready for new projects, and advice for grad students starting out

I am leaving for a series of exciting research trips at the end of the week, and I have been preparing intellectually and logistically. I am giving a couple of talks next week, so I am expanding my defence presentation with material about future directions and research questions, and a little bit more nuance on past methods and results. 590 more words

Field Work

Greater protection for GPS units

ArchSoc’s Garmin Rino 650 GPS units will have extra protection thanks to the proceeds of the recent bake sale. This week ArchSoc purchased a customised  233 more words


Invasive Boa Constrictor

Last friday my collaborator, Dr. Alberto Puente at Universidad Interamericana de Arecibo, let me and my assistants help out with some Boa constrictor dissections. Boa constrictor… 704 more words

Field Work