Natural Sciences Presents

An Evening of Loonacy

October 11, 2012 7:00 PM
Aquinas Hall, Room 062

Speaker: Jay Mager, PhD
Associate Professor of Biological & Allied Health Sciences
Department of Biological & Allied Health Sciences, Ohio Northern University

The common loon has been considered to be both an aesthetic and ecological indicator of the health of northern freshwater lakes. Dr. Mager will describe what biologists are currently learning about loon life history and behavioral ecology, and discuss what he has learned regarding how acoustic communication influences the strategies by which loons select and defend breeding territories within northcentral Wisconsin.

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This event is free and open to the public.

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