Colin Swider

Research Analyst

I work with the Elephant Listening Project, which focuses on African forest elephant ecology, behavior, and conservation. I use passive acoustic monitoring to detect, map, and model the distribution of forest elephants and poaching pressure across central African rainforests.


Ph.D., Biology, Syracuse University
B.S., Environmental Biology, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

Center K. Lisa Yang Center for Conservation Bioacoustics
Projects Elephant Listening Project

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Golden-cheeked Warbler by Bryan Calk/Macaulay Library