Biology Seminar Series


When

Thursday, April 2, 2015 @ 4:10 pm - 5:10 pm

The Department of Biology  Invites the Campus Community
to a Seminar On

Red-eye frog (Agalychnis callidryas)

Red-eye frog (Agalychnis callidryas)

Understanding Amphibian Decline:  The Role of
Pollution and Disease”

Dr. Taegan McMahon, Bates ’07
University of South Florida

Carnegie 113
Refreshments available beforehand at 3:45 pm

Dr. McMahon’s research integrates ecology, parasitology, and ecotoxicology. She studies amphibians because they are considered the most threatened vertebrate taxon on the planet with over one third of amphibian species listed as threatened.