Sunday, February 28, 2016

Hellbender Research Presented at International Congress



Dr. Amber Pitt presented the results of her and her students’ original research on hellbender salamanders at the 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology in Montpellier, France. Her Bloomsburg University student co-authors are graduate students Jamie Shinskie and Sean Hartzell.

Pitt, A.L., J.L. Shinskie, and S.M. Hartzell. 2015. Land use, habitat degradation, and eastern hellbender (Cryptobranchus alleganiensis alleganiensis) distribution constriction within the Susquehanna River drainage. 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology, Montpellier, France.