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  • Picking up good vibrations for elephant conservation

    As a recent graduate from Cornell, I’ve left with my pockets brimming with memories of extraordinary moments. My favorite moments come from my undergraduate research work with BRP, and specifically, The Elephant Listening Project. The Elephant Listening Project (ELP) uses sound recorders to monitor and learn more about the behavior of forest elephants in Central Africa. African... See More

  • 69,218′

    Great effort by the BRP running team this weekend! All six of us braved the hot weather and finished the Gorges Ithaca Half Marathon. Proud of you guys! Also, thanks to our terrific BRP support team Daniela, Yu Shiu, Luciana, Liz, Joe, and Bobbi. Awesome team work everyone. Even though my legs are very sore today, I am looking... See More

  • Field Notes: BRP Auto-Buoy Turnaround

    As a software engineer, my workdays typically consist of cups of coffee and lines of code. The only fresh air I get during the day comes during lunchtime walks in Sapsucker Woods. However, a couple of weeks ago I had a work experience that could not have been more different from my typical day: I... See More

  • BRP Job Introductions: Research Analyst

    Summer is almost here and for me, that means barbeques, picnics, hanging out with old friends and meeting new ones. Inevitably the question “what do you do for a living” comes up and I’ve gotten used to some inquisitive faces when I say that I listen to whales. My fiancée loves to quip that I am... See More

  • Optimism for Science and Conservation

    “We must celebrate successes: species brought back from the brink of extinction, landscapes and seascapes protected or newly restored, and the integration of sustainability into corporate boardroom decisions. Even when these success stories are shared, we often undermine them with caveats and bury the story of how they were accomplished. Yet talking about these successes... See More

  • It’s all good!

    This is the first Blog entry!!!  ... See More