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March 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
March 28, 2019. Doctor Mark Woodrey will present a talk entitled “The ecology of tidal marsh birds along the northern Gulf of Mexico.” Mark is a Coastal Ecologist at the Mississippi State University Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, Mississippi.
He is also the Research Coordinator at the Grand Bay NERR in southeast Mississippi. He has a Ph.D. from the University of Southern Mississippi, and M.S. and B.S. degrees from Ohio State University. Mark has extensive background conducting avian conservation biology research and developing monitoring programs.
Mark has extensive background conducting avian conservation biology research and developing monitoring programs. In addition to his recent focus on marsh bird research and monitoring, he has expanded his work to include the conservation of tidal marsh ecosystems across the Gulf of Mexico.
The primary focus of his research is to better understand the ecological relationships between the flora and fauna to allow land management agencies and conservation organizations to make informed and effective natural resource management decisions.
Our monthly chapter program meetings are held at 7:00 p.m., room 2142, the Baroco Science Center (Bldg. 21), Pensacola State College, 21 Airport Blvd., Pensacola, FL 32504 unless otherwise noted. The meeting room is located across the breezeway from the planetarium. Refreshments are provided. Guests are welcome!