Charles Shafer


Charlie started with the Northeast Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative (NEARMI) in 2017 and is stationed at the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center.  He is tasked with coordinating wetland and stream amphibian monitoring within the National Capital Region national parks. Charlie manages collected field data and coordinates permitting and reporting of data each year.  He administrates multiple wildlife databases on center and conducts spatial analysis on collected data.  Charlie currently serves as secretary for the Center's Animal Care and Use Committee (ACUC).


2018  M.S. - Geographic Information Systems, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

2001  B.S. -  Ecology, Millersville University, Millersville, PA