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University of Wisconsin–Madison

Tag conservation (ecology/wildlife)

Adrian Treves

Adrian Treves

Associate professor, environmental studies

Expert on coexistence and conflicts between people and wildlife in Wisconsin and worldwide

William Cronon

William Cronon

Professor, history, geography, environmental studies; director, Center for Culture, History and Environment

Expert on history of environment, conservation and environmentalism, U.S. West, frontier, public lands, Wisconsin

Donald Waller

Donald Waller

Professor of botany, environmental studies

Expert in ecology, evolutionary biology, conservation biology and biodiversity policy

Timothy  Van Deelen

Timothy Van Deelen

Assistant professor, forest and wildlife ecology

Expert in conservation and management of large mammals in the Great Lakes region (e.g., deer, wolves and black bears)

Lisa Naughton

Lisa Naughton

Professor and Chair, Geography

Expert on biodiversity conservation, land use and protected areas in tropics, protecting rain forests to slow climate change

Stanley Temple

Stanley Temple

Professor emeritus, forest and wildlife ecology, environmental studies

Expert on birds, wildlife, endangered species, wildlife conservation, biodiversity, conservation biology, ecology and Aldo Leopold

Kurt Sladky

Kurt Sladky

Assistant professor and section head, zoological medicine, surgical sciences

Expert in zoological medicine (zoo animals, wildlife and non-domestic pets) and conservation medicine (ecosystem and global health)

John (Jack) Williams

John (Jack) Williams

Professor, geography; director, Center for Climatic Research

Expert on global warming and ecological responses to climate change, past and future

Anna Pidgeon

Anna Pidgeon

Assocoate professor, forest and wildlife ecology

Expert on avian ecology, conservation and Wisconsin wildlife

Harvey Jacobs

Harvey Jacobs

Professor, urban and regional planning; professor, Gaylord Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Expert on private property rights, social conflict over public regulation of property, public policy for private property (e.g. zoning)

Paul Zedler

Paul Zedler

Professor, environmental studies; senior scientist, UW Arboretum

Pure and applied plant community and population ecology and related environmental topics

Jake  Vander Zanden

Jake Vander Zanden

Associate professor, zoology, Center for Limnology

Aquatic ecologist, limnologist, conservation biologist

John Magnuson

John Magnuson

Professor emeritus, zoology and limnology

Aquatic ecologist and limnologist, trained in fish and fisheries ecology, taught ecology of fishes and limnology

Calvin DeWitt

Calvin DeWitt

Professor, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Expert on land stewardship, purchased development rights, local government environmental policy, wetland ecology, environmental stewardship, faith-based stewardship

Volker Radeloff

Volker Radeloff

Associate professor, forest and wildlife ecology

Expert on conservation biology, threats to biodiversity by land use and especially housing development, wildland fire

Evelyn Howell

Evelyn Howell

Professor and chair, landscape architecture

Design, restoration, management and conservation of Midwestern native plant communities

Ray Guries

Ray Guries

Professor, forest and wildlife ecology

Knowledgeable about conservation and management of forest resources, especially the management of forest genetic resources and tree breeding

David Mladenoff

David Mladenoff

Professor, conservation, forest and wildlife ecology

Ecology and sustainability of forests, effects of climate change, forest management and carbon sequestration

Janet Silbernagel

Janet Silbernagel

Professor, landscape architecture, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Specialist in regional conservation strategies,landscape ecology, scenario building, & spatial analysis

Mark Rickenbach

Mark Rickenbach

Professor, forest and wildlife ecology

Expert on forest policy and the practice of sustainable forestry

Jonathan Patz

Jonathan Patz

Professor & director, global environmental health

Expert on health effects of global climate change, land use change and deforestation; health co-benefits of energy policy

Emily Stanley

Emily Stanley

Professor, zoology & Center for Limnology

Freshwater ecology, particularly streams, rivers, water chemistry, aquatic restoration

Monica Turner

Monica Turner

Professor, zoology and ecology

Expert on terrestrial ecosystem ecology, landscape ecology, forest fires and other natural disturbances, and land-use change

Paul Robbins

Paul Robbins

Director, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies

Expert on environmental politics and conservation

Susan Carpenter

Susan Carpenter

Senior outreach specialist, Arboretum

Expert on native plant gardening, sustainable gardening practices, bumble bee conservation, rusty-patched bumble bee, southern Wisconsin bumble bees, and citizen-based monitoring.