Post Tagged with: "Viorel Popescu"

Conservation Ecology Lab Receives Ohio DNR Grant for Bobcat Research

Conservation Ecology Lab Receives Ohio DNR Grant for Bobcat Research

Bobcats (Lynx rufus) are making a comeback in Ohio after more than a century since their extirpation in the 1850s. Bobcat sightings have been steadily increasing since the 1980s, signaling that they are on their way to reclaiming their former territory, particularly in Southeastern Ohio. Dr. Viorel Popescu, Assistant Professor […]

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October 30, 2017 at 9:53 amResearch

ECOLUNCH | Brown Bear Conservation and Management in the Romanian Carpathians, Sept. 20

Dr. Viorel Popescu

ECOLUNCH presents “Brown Bear Conservation and Management in the Romanian Carpathians: Coping with Data Uncertain,” presented by Dr. Viorel Popescu, Popescu is Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Ohio University. ECOLUNCH meets weekly on Wednesdays from 11:50 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. in 159 Irvine Hall Room. All seminars are open […]

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September 1, 2017 at 7:15 pmEvents

Working on the Wayne | An Ending Note

Working on the Wayne | An Ending Note

By Kyle Brooks ’17 Wildlife and Conservation Biology major As they say, all good things must come to an end. Back in May, I published a post on this Forum about the beginning of my internship with Wayne National Forest. That internship has since come to an end, and I […]

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August 19, 2017 at 4:23 pmNews

Working on the Wayne | Snazzy Snakes

Photo Credit: Wayne National Forest – Ohio University Wildlife Intern Kyle Brooks

By Kyle Brooks ’17 Wildlife and Conservation Biology major   I want to talk about snakes. As one of the two wildlife interns for Wayne National Forest, I’ve seen many a scaly serpent this summer. And I love it. I’m a huge fan of snakes, and I regularly go out […]

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August 13, 2017 at 5:33 pmNews

Working on the Wayne | Awesome Arthropods Abound

Luna Moth

By Kyle Brooks ’17 Wildlife and Conservation Biology major As I mentioned in my first post, I am one of the two wildlife interns at Wayne National Forest. Since then, Devon Cottrill—the other wildlife intern—and I have been working our way through the forests outside of Chauncey in search of […]

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June 23, 2017 at 4:40 pmNews

Working on the Wayne | ‘I Wanted to Get My Boots Dirty’

Working on the Wayne | ‘I Wanted to Get My Boots Dirty’

By Kyle Brooks ’17 Wildlife and Conservation Biology major As my graduation date crept closer and closer, the stress that comes with the uncertainty of beginning a new chapter in life set in. I had spent the last four years of my life pursuing an undergraduate degree in wildlife and […]

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May 22, 2017 at 6:02 pmNews

Eight A&S Students Get OHIO Student Enhancement Awards

Amanda Biederman

Eight College of Arts & Sciences graduate students received Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards in spring 2017. Three of them are from Environmental & Plant Biology. And Dr. Viorel Popescu‘s lab in Biological Sciences features two winners. History and Psychology also were represented. The Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards program […]

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April 17, 2017 at 4:19 pmResearch