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Summer 6-18-2013

Quick Facts

  • Biology faculty member Matthew Heard has official credentials to visit Hobcaw Barony, a 17,500-acre refuge near Georgetown, S.C., as a Harry M. Lightsey Jr. Visiting Scholar.
  • Graduate student Jamie Salters and undergraduates Kara Hardwick and Elizabeth Ray will assist with Heard's research by collecting tissue samples and oral-cloacal swabs of the six potential host species found in the reserve in order to determine if they are at risk from ranaviruses.