Mosquito War

Mosquito War

Mosquito season is in full bloom. 

It's that lovely time of year when the weather is warm, the days are long and sunny, and all I want to do is play outside.  It's time to hike, swim, bbq, and get eaten alive by mosquitoes.  If you're like me (and hopefully you're lucky enough not to be), then the mosquitoes love you more than anyone else around and your skin's reaction resembles that of a confused pufferfish.

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Why study introduced species?

Why study introduced species?

I’ve always been interested in community ecology: the study of the organization and interactions within a group of organisms (predation, herbivory, symbiosis).  Interactions within a biological community fluctuate around equilibrium until they are disturbed...

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