Feb 7, 2019
For those who knew her, Georgette was a feisty drifter who lived and died in Forest Park. She was also somewhat of a local celebrity. The three-toed box turtle was one of the oldest subjects in the St. Louis Box Turtle Project.
Jan 28, 2019
The Tyson Conservation Corps (TCC) is a new student volunteer crew dedicated to conservation and ecological restoration. Students in TCC get hands-on training and experience in habitat restoration and long-term research and monitoring techniques through work on a variety of projects along side Tyson staff scientists and other professionals in the field.
Jan 9, 2019
Tyson Research Center has joined forces with Professor Whitney Anthonysamy (St. Louis College of Pharmacy) to make St. Louis a study area in the Urban Wildlife Information Network (UWIN).
Nov 11, 2018
Tyson researchers, Katie Westby and Lexie Beckermann, traveled to Vancouver, BC, Canada November 11-14 to present their research at the 2018 Joint Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America.
Sep 24, 2018
Tyson staff headed to the Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park for the 53rd annual meeting of the Organization of Biological Field Stations, September 19-21. With a theme of “Partnerships and Collaboration”, several sessions were dedicated to developing relationships, engaging community, and building networks.
Jul 27, 2018
Tyson Undergraduate Fellow and McNair Scholar Derek McFarland presented his research, "Prevalence of Babesia sp. parasites in a population of Carolina Wrens," at the Saint Louis University McNair Summer Research Symposium.
Jul 25, 2018
The journal Global Ecology and Biogeography features a cover publication which includes data from our Forest GEO plot. This work highlights the importance of protecting large-diameter trees to conserve ecosystem services.
May 16, 2018
WashU senior Thomas Van Horn recently had his publication in the Journal of Medical Entomology featured in Entomology Today! A member of the Tyson community since 2012, Thomas participated in all three of Tyson's field research training programs and is now headed to the WashU School of Medicine.