Exploring the U-M Biological Station at the annual EEB fall retreat. Credit: Ivan Monagan.
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Rob Massatti analyzing patterns of genetic variation among populations of two Carex (sedge) species.

Alison Gould counting fish off Okinawa's shore
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A glimpse behind the scenes at UMMZ
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Bryan Juarez explores Biological Station
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Tree frog (Hypsiboas cinerascens)

Graduate students volunteer
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Wolverine encounter in Alaska
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Removing soil samples from shaker table

Summer classes at UMBS rock!

Spiny-tailed gecko
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James Kupihea presents a research poster at retreat

Emperor penguin and Swedish Icebreaker Oden
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Ants respond to parasitic fly, Mexico

Collecting microarthropods with heat

Paper wasp (Polistes fuscatus) foundress

Painting of Bandringa, by John Megahan
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Professor Don Zak’s soil lab in SNRE

CO2 chambers, U-M Biological Station

Forest Accelerated Research ExperimenT (FASET) at the Biological Station

Naim Edwards examines ant specimens

Touring behind the scenes at UMMZ

Clownfish hiding among sea anemones

Mingling at the Early Career Scientists Symposium
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EEB 433 Ornithology class learns to birdwatch


The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology embraces education and research on all aspects of biodiversity, including the history of life on earth, evolutionary mechanisms that generate diversity, the ecological context in which all life has evolved, and consequences of interactions among organisms, including humans. Faculty expertise ranges from the tropics to the tundra, from the theoretical to the practical.


Polio through the years. Illustration by John Megahan.Previously on U-M Gateway and PLOS Biology cover: how to wipe out polio and prevent its re-emergence 

Public health officials stand poised to eliminate polio from the planet. But a new study shows that the job won't be over when the last case of the horrible paralytic disease is recorded.

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