Published in Tipularia
In Black Creek Scout Reservation BioBlitz: A Vascular Plant Species Inventory GFP graduate Jed Hewitt joined a team of scientists, naturalists, Boy Scouts and volunteers for a one-day botanical BioBlitz (a study of species in a particular time and place) at Black Creek Scout Reservation, a camp owned by the Coastal Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Hewitt provided guidance to the Bioblitz team who explored and inventoried the botanical biodiversity of the camp to better understand southeastern U.S. plant communities and provide a vision for future land management goals. This inaugural BioBlitz was successful at documenting plant species and providing opportunities for future science-based scouting programs and enhanced environmental education experiences.
Published in Ohio Biological Survey Notes
In A Review of the Current Status of Running Buffalo Clover (Trifolium stoloniferum) in Ohio AIP Cincinnati Zoo graduate Sean Leugers investigated the status of running buffalo clover (RBC), a federally protected plant, and the species impacting RBC's survival.
Appeared November/December 2015
Published in AAZK's Animal Keepers' Forum
In Coquerel’s Sifaka: Parental Behaviors as Observed in First-Time Parents AIP Cincinnati Zoo graduate Amy Thompson observed parental behaviors of lemurs.
Information Sharing and Curbside Recycling: A Pilot Study to Evaluate the Value of Door-to-Door Distribution of Informational Literature
Published in Resources, Conservation and Recycling
In Information Sharing and Curbside Recycling AIP Cincinnati Zoo graduate Ken Willman evaluated information sharing and curbside recycling.
Appeared Winter 2016
Published in Green Teacher
In Feeling the Heat AIP Phoenix Zoo graduate and science teacher Susan Ferguson created a series of mapping activities for her middle school students to explore the issues associated with the urban heat island effect and strategies for reducing heat on the school campus.