Science On Tap Live! Birds in the Northwoods - Impacts of Human Activity
From November 01, 2017 6:30 pm until November 01, 2017 8:00 pm
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Eric Anderson recently retired after 30 years of college teaching/researching at the Univ. of Wisconsin - Stevens Point. He earned numerous awards including the UW System Regents' Teaching Excellence Award. An active researcher, Eric has authored 5 books and more than 26 scientific publications on topics ranging from turtles to small mammals. In 2016 he received the "Wisconsin Award" from the Wisconsin Chapter of the Wildlife Society " in recognition of exceptional contributions to the conservation of Wisconsin wildlife".
Dr. Alan Haney, is an Emeritus Professor of Forestry at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, and an ecologist with over 40 years of field experience. Alan and his colleagues began research in the southern boreal ecosystem in 1976, focusing on how the forest communities respond to disturbances, including fire, wind and logging. This research continues and has resulted in the compilation of the largest database in existence on birds of the Great Lakes Region and habitat relationships. Alan has authored or co-authored 7 books and over 50 scientific papers.