Steven M Matsuoka

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

Biography

Education

M.S.       1996        University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska                   Wildlife Biology
B.S.        1992        California State University, Hayward, California       Biology

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

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

American Ornithological Society
International Rusty Blackbird Working Group
Partners in Flight