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Meet Purnima Devi Barman, the wildlife biologist, who received UN’s highest environmental honour

Meet Purnima Devi Barman, the wildlife biologist, recipient of the UN’s highest environmental honor

Indian wildlife biologist Purnima Devi Barman, who has dedicated her life to the conservation of greater adjutant storks – an endangered wetland bird – has become one of the program’s Champions of the Earth winners. United Nations Environment (UNEP) this year. The awards, which were announced on November 22, are one of the highest environmental …

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Fort McCoy holds 2022 Meet and Greet event for deer hunters at installation

A familiar face takes on the role of wildlife biologist at Fort McCoy

Kevin Luepke has just completed his first deer hunting season as the Fort McCoy Wildlife Program Manager and Wildlife Biologist with the Public Works Branch, Environment Division, Natural Resources Branch (NRB). Luepke took office Oct. 1 — shortly after his longtime predecessor, Fort McCoy wildlife biologist David Beckmann, retired in late September. But Luepke is …

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