Field Surveys


Ep. 2-1: Polecats and Polar Bears with Dr. Merav Ben-David

Original Air Date: 12/04/17 05:59:pm

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Dr. Merav Ben-David is an Professor in the University of Wyoming's Zoology and Physiology Department and the Director of the University's Program in Ecology. We sat down to talk about growing up in Israel, the plight of polar bears, and how otters are fighting climate change. Dr. Ben-David also shares stories of several close calls in the field, involving a stuck anchor, Arctic fog, and an exploding battery.

For more information on Dr. Ben-David's research, visit her Google Scholar profile:…RWpoAAAAJ&hl=en

Field Surveys is produced by Jesse Alston and sponsored and co-hosted by the University of Wyoming Biodiversity institute.

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