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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 14, 2018

BRI Wildlife Health Program at the Belize Zoo

BRI's own Dr. Michelle Kneeland visited the Belize Zoo as part of the Center for Engaged Learning Abroad (CELA) and "put her good talents to work." Dr. Kneeland was able to conduct microscopy studies on fecal matter to assess gastrointestinal health, treat a pelican (named Zippy) for an eye infection, and observe a diversity of animals at the wildlife education center.

Click here to read the whole story.

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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