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