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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

May 22, 2020

Interview with BRI Ecologist in GoMAMN Newsletter

Team Member Spotlight: Evan Adams

Evan is a quantitative ecologist at the Biodiversity Research Institute, a non-profit based out of Portland, ME that is focused on integrating science into policy-making. Evan sits on the GoMAMN Steering Committee, co-chairs the Seabirds Committee, and helps lead a post-hoc committee on data sharing and integration. Evan also co-led chapters in the recently published Strategic Bird Monitoring Guidelines.

In this interview, Evan provided us with details on his background and his perspective on avian monitoring in the Gulf. We also learn who Evan’s hero is and that he once worked with particle accelerators.

Read the full interview here

Photo Credits: Yellow Warbler © Ken Archer.
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