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Recent News

Scan All Snakes (yes, all of them)

The Rabosky and Davis Rabosky labs at the University of Michigan are generating high-resolution computed tomography (CT) scans for all of the world’s snakes

Notes from the Director/Associate Chair of Collections

It’s an exciting time for the Museum of Zoology (UMMZ) as we relocate our collections, move to a shared database platform, welcome two new curators and create the position of registrar.

Research Feature

Michigan ZoomIN

The Applied Wildlife Ecology (AWE) Lab in the Department of EEB is excited to announce that Michigan ZoomIN has officially been launched as one of 50+ projects on The Zooniverse! Michigan ZoomIN has been created by researchers who are studying spatial patterns in carnivores, as well as their prey, throughout the US state of Michigan. They need YOUR help to identify and describe the diverse suite of species they have captured images of in their surveys.

It's fun and easy to help identify wildlife photographs! 

 

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