Biodiversity Research Institute
Biodiversity Research Institute
Show menu Hide menu
Media Coverage
BRI in the News
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

Jan 22, 2018

BRI's Paper on Oil Spill and Coastal Birds Is A "Hot Topic" of 2017

BRI's recently published paper Hematological indices of injury to lightly oiled birds from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, was listed as SETAC's Science Digest 2017 as one of the Top-Five most downloaded articles of 2017 from their journal, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. 

The journal article was also featured in a Business Standard news story in October 2017, "Even Modest Exposure to Oil Can Harm Coastal, Marine Birds."

Click here to read the full original journal article and the Buisness Standard story.

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
Biodiversity Research Institute