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Dr. Mark Hixon to give Gilfillan Memorial Award Lecture, Thursday, May 5th

Friday, April 29th, 2011

Off to Kenya

Tuesday, June 9th, 2009

Finals this week! And after that, where else to go but Kenya? That’s where Shalynn Pack, a junior in zoology from Marcola, Oregon, will work this summer in pursuit of a career in tropical forest conservation and ecotourism. Check out her lab: Lake Nakuru National Park at www.kws.org/nakuru.html.

The National System of Marine Protected Areas

Monday, December 1st, 2008

From News and Communication Services at OSU: “Marine protected areas are parts of the ocean set aside for their conservation value, much like state and national parks,” said Mark Hixon, a professor of marine biology at Oregon State University and chair of the federal advisory committee that helped produce the framework for the national system. […]