Journal Staff

Editor: Eric Menges

Eric Menges received a PhD in Botany from the University of Wisconsin in 1983. Since 1988, he has worked at Archbold Biological Station in Florida, focusing on fire ecology, rare plant biology, population viability, reintroductions, restoration and effects of land management. He has published over 150 scientific papers and advised more than 130 interns and students.

Managing Editor: Scott Gillihan

Scott Gillihan has a BS in Wildlife Biology and an MA in Zoology. His many years of work as a biologist took him from grasslands to alpine tundra, with particular emphasis on forested ecosystems. His parallel interest in communications led to his current work as a copyeditor, managing editor and editor-in-chief of scientific and popular publications.

Design and Production Manager: Pamela S. Overholtzer

Pam Overholtzer’s roots are in sustainable design and green architecture. She has a BS and MS in Architecture, as well as an MArch, from the University of Idaho. For the last 10 years, she has handled all aspects of design and production for the Journal. She also teaches art, architecture and interior design at the University of Idaho.

Plant Ecology
Jere Boudell – Clayton State University, Morrow, GA
Young D. Choi – Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, IN
Joshua G. Cohen – Michigan Natural Features Inventory, Lansing, MI
Amanda Little – University of Wisconsin – Menomonie, WI
Ron Reuter – Oregon State University – Cascades Campus, Bend, OR

Animal Ecology
Adam Ahlers – Kansas State University, Manhattan
Raoul Boughton – University of Florida, IFAS, Ona
John G. Bruggink – Northern Michigan University, Marquette
Gary S. Casper, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee Field Station, Saukville

Endangered and Rare Plants/Restoration
Brenda Molano-Flores – Illinois Natural History Survey, Champaign
Noel Pavlovic – Great Lakes Science Center, Porter, IN
Zeb Weese – Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund, Frankfort

Conservation Planning and Policy
David J. Brunckhorst – University of New England, Armidale, Australia
Dominick DellaSala – Geos Institute, Ashland, OR
James Farmer – Indiana University, Bloomington
Bryan Rupar – Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, Little Rock
John Vickery – Department of Parks & Recreation, Denver, CO


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