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Kevin P Kenow

Kevin Kenow is a Research Wildlife Biologist (Emeritus) at the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, La Crosse, WI. During his 34-year employment at the Center, he conducted research projects supporting the conservation of migratory birds and their habitats. Currently, Kevin is providing guidance/mentoring to staff, supporting a common loon restortation project, and

Professional Experience

  • Professional Experience

    1996 to 2020  Research Wildlife Biologist, US Geological Survey, Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin

    1992 to 1996  Wildlife Biologist, National Biological Service, Upper Mississippi Science Center, La Crosse, Wisconsin (formerly NBS Patuxent Environmental Science Center, North Central Research Group, La Crosse, WI and USFWS Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Section of Lake States Ecology) 

    1987 to 1992  General Biologist, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, La Crosse Field Station, La Crosse, Wisconsin

    1983 to 1987  Research Assistant, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Wisconsin Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit, Madison, Wisconsin

    1980 to 1983  Assistant Wetland Manager, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Fergus Falls Wetland Management District, Fergus Falls, Minnesota

    1979 to 1980  Refuge Manager Trainee, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Chautauqua National Wildlife Refuge, Havana, Illinois

    1977 to 1979  Biological Sciences Student Trainee, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, Zimmerman, Minnesota

Education and Certifications

  • MS, Wildlife Ecology. University of Wisconsin – Madison, 1987  
    BS, Wildlife Ecology. University of Minnesota – St. Paul, 1979   

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