Appeared November 2013
Published in Animal Keeper's Forum
Chicago Zoological Society--Brookfield Zoo AIP student Brande Redfield surveyed zoo guests at the Crosley Zoo in Wheaton, Illinois, on the question: Has the zoo-going public been better educated to the conservation needs and efforts of large wild cat species or small wild cat species? Survey results in Wild Cat Conservation Needs: An Examination of Public Perception showed that zoo guests not only displayed a greater knowledge of large wild cats than small wild cats, but that they were also more familiar with non-native wild cats that they were with the wild cat species that could be found in the their own backyards.
Appeared Jan. 14, 2015
Published in the The Woodinville Weekly
Anna Busse and Sarah Crumb are featured in The Woodinville Weekly for earning their biology degrees through the Advanced Inquiry Program at Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo.
Anna Busse showing an Aplomado falcon at the Woodland Park Zoo Raptor Center
Appeared Winter 2014-15
Published in the Audubon Miami Valley
Global Field Program student Jordan Findley follows her dreams thanks to Audubon Miami Valley Rosie Bloom Scholarship. In Baja trip helps Bloom Scholar follow her dreams, Findley shares her experiences of living life to the fullest in the unique desert canyons of Rancho San Gregorio and in the breathtaking waters of the Sea of Cortez.
Appeared December 2, 2014
Published in The McNicholas Milestone
McNicholas High School science teacher Lauren Wulker knew she needed to participate in the Global Field Program when she first became aware of it. For Wulker studying in the global community evokes her passion for science and learning. Since being accepted into the GFP in 2013, Wulker has studied desert and marine ecology in Baja, California, and avian ecology in the Amazon.
Published in Water Air Soil Pollut
Michelle Sigler, graduate of the Advanced Inquiry Program at Chicago Zoological Society--Brookfield Zoo, addresses the effects of plastic pollution on aquatic wildlife and describes several cutting edge technologies that have been piloted to recycle the plastics back into oil in Water Air Soil Pollut.