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Meet SFO's Wildlife Biologist

Geese and sea lions and snakes—oh my! Natalie Reeder has seen it all…on the runway. As SFO‘s in-house wildlife biologist, Reeder identifies escaped animals on the taxiway, keeps birds far from planes, and works to protect such threatened species as the San Francisco garter snake and the California red-legged frog. 473 more words


Monday for a (not in the field) Wildlife Biologist...

You know what I did today?  Me neither.

Saturday was the last field day.  Today I’m back at home, staring at my computer, wondering what I should do next.   80 more words


DJ Kast, Interview Marine Bird Watcher, May 23, 2014

NOAA Teacher at Sea
Dieuwertje “DJ” Kast
Aboard NOAA Ship Henry B. Bigelow
May 19 – June 3, 2015

Mission: Ecosystem Monitoring Survey
Geographical area of cruise: …
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NOAA Teacher At Sea

Birds get up early

It’s been cold and rainy for about a week. Granted cold and rainy in SD means 50s and a light drizzle (with a strong wind) I’m still dying to get outside and feel the sun on my face and not have to wear a sweater. 209 more words


Ticks and Bats...and What to Do About Them

Spring season is also tick season on Fort Riley, KS. How concerned should we be about ticks? Are pets as vulnerable to ticks? Learn about how to take care of your family and what to do if you find ticks on your body. 41 more words


Meet #ScienceWoman Georgia Basso

Celebrate Women’s History Month with us! This year, we’re looking forward by honoring women across the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and female conservationists who are making history in our agency and in conservation. 175 more words

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Book Review: Ivory Ghosts by Caitlin O'Connell

Ivory Ghosts
A Catherine Sohon Elephant Mystery
Caitlin O’Connell
Alibi, April 2015
ISBN 9781101883471

From the publisher—

Still grieving over the tragic death of her fiancé, American wildlife biologist Catherine Sohon leaves South Africa and drives to a remote outpost in northeast Namibia, where she plans to face off against the shadowy forces of corruption and relentless human greed in the fight against elephant poaching. 613 more words

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