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Karen N Courtot

Karen (Fischer) Courtot has worked as a biologist at PIERC since 2011. Karen coordinates 'ōpe'ape'a (Hawaiian hoary bat) projects and center-wide project and data management. Her previous work at PIERC focused on investigations of potential impacts of sea-level rise on wildlife in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands and studies of the ecology and population dynamics of Laysan ducks.

Education and Certifications

  • M.S. Wildlife Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon

  • B.A. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

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