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Steven M Matsuoka

Ecology of passerine birds; population and demographic modeling, conservation of rare and declining species.

Professional Experience

  • 2015 - Present Research Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Geological Survey, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 2012 - Present Research Associate, University of Alberta, Boreal Avian Modelling Project, Edmonton, Alberta

  • 2010 - 2012 Quantitative Ecologist, University of Alberta, Boreal Avian Modelling Project, Edmonton, Alberta

  • 2002 - 2015 Supervisor Wildlife Biologist, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Migratory Bird Management, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 1996 - 2002 Research Wildlife Biologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 1993 - 1996 Cooperative Education Student, National Biological Service, Alaska Biological Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 1992 - 1993 Biological Technician, USFWS, Alaska Fish and Wildlife Research Center, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 1989 - 1992 Various volunteer and technical field positions in avian monitoring, fisheries management, plant ecology, and environmental impact assessment

Education and Certifications

  • M.S. 1996 University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska Wildlife Biology

  • B.S. 1992 California State University, Hayward, California Biology

Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Ornithological Society

  • International Rusty Blackbird Working Group

  • Partners in Flight

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