Alexa Hershberger

Concentration: Organismic and Evolutionary Biology (OEB)

Degree Plan: Ph.D

Started program: Fall 2022

From: Ephrata, PA

My research interests revolve around freshwater ecology and conservation in wadeable streams with an emphasis on statistical modeling. I am currently investigating 1) the impact of a dam removal on freshwater mussel species, and 2) habitat associations for an imperiled freshwater mussel species in an occupancy and abundance framework.

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