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Heidi Dunn Co-teaches Conservation Biology of Freshwater Mussels at USFWS National Conservation Training Center

Heidi Dunn and Dr. Chris Barnhart completed the 6th Conservation Biology of Freshwater Mussels class at the USFWS, National Conservation Training Center last week. In attendance were biologists from USFWS ecological services offices in Texas, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York, Illinois, North Carolina, California, Georgia, fish hatcheries in Texas, Montana, and West Virginia, and fish health … Continue reading Heidi Dunn Co-teaches Conservation Biology of Freshwater Mussels at USFWS National Conservation Training Center

Mussel Relocation Effort Receives Project Award

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:    August 4, 2017                                             CONTACTS: IA DOT: Mary Kay Solberg MaryKay.Solberg@iowadot.us(515) 239-1741 IL DOT:  Rebecca Marruffo (815) 284-5351 Rebecca.Marruffo@illinois.gov                                                                … Continue reading Mussel Relocation Effort Receives Project Award

EcoAnalysts’ David Ford Publishes Article

Mr. David Ford in our O’Fallon, Missouri office is co-author on a brand new published paper on unionids entitled “High-Resolution Ecological Niche Modelling of Threatened Freshwater Mussels in East Texas, USA”. The paper focuses on using US Geological Survey data to produce predicative models of mussel habitat, and on the accuracy of these models, especially … Continue reading EcoAnalysts’ David Ford Publishes Article

EcoAnalysts Travels to Poland

EcoAnalysts’ marine taxonomist Dr. David Drumm was invited to a workshop in Poland on the diversity of deep-sea tanaidacean crustaceans (May 16-22, 2017), led by Polish researcher Magdalena Błażewicz. Material from the IceAGE cruises (Iceland) was examined and several species new to science were discovered. David is collaborating with a Polish researcher on the description … Continue reading EcoAnalysts Travels to Poland