Rebecca Ditgen

MA Geography 1979
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I have a Ph.D. in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation from the University of Florida.  I spend most of my time in Patagonia, Argentina, where my husband (John Shepherd) and I live and conduct research relating to the conservation of araucaria forests.  My specialty is the ecology and conservation of small mammals.

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