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Wyoming Natural Diversity Database

Zach Wallace, Assistant Vertebrate Zoologist

Ian Abernethy

307-766-3042  |

November 2016 to Present: Responsible for conducting field projects and analyses on sensitive animal species across Wyoming. Current projects include research and monitoring of songbirds, raptors, reptiles, and amphibians.

B.A. Environmental Science and Music (double-degree), Bard College, June 2005. Thesis: Effects of Simulated Chronic Nitrogen Deposition on a Mixed-Oak Forest.
M.S. Wildlife Science, Oregon State University, June 2014. Thesis: Effects of Oil and Natural Gas Development on Territory Occupancy of Ferruginous Hawks (Buteo regalis) and Golden Eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) in Wyoming, USA.

Research Interests:
Wildlife ecology, conservation biology, raptor biology, natural history, ecological modeling, spatial statistics.


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Wyoming Natural Diversity Database

1000 E. University Ave.

Department 3381

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-3023


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