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BRI's work on mercury in songbirds has been in the news recently including an article in National Geographic Online. Pictured here is a Yellow Warbler.

BRI in the News

BRI news stories have appeared in many regional, national, and international news outlets. These stories help promote awareness of our work, but also promote the general issues of conservation biology and the need to continue research in wildlife health and its implications to human health.

BRI's researchers are available to talk to journalists and provide expert information on both their work and the broader topics of their expertise. 

To set up interviews, contact: 

Deborah McKewCommunications Director 

News Archive

Jun 17, 2014

BRI's Loon Research in Wyoming Highlighted in Local Press

Common Loon Becoming Rare in Wyoming
By Kelsey Dayton

It is the state bird of Minnesota, the most recognized bird in New England and on license plates in Maine. But, in Wyoming, the common loon swims mostly under the radar.

“Maybe its overshadowed by all the other great animals in Wyoming – like grizzly bears and bison and things you don’t see elsewhere,” said David Evers, executive director of the Biodiversity Research Institute based in Gorham, Maine.

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Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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