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David Smith Addison

David Smith Addison, American biologist. Achievements include documented, Cay Sal and Anguilla Cays, Bahamas as significant sites for sea turtle nesting co-investigator on research project that delineated ouiposition site preferences of the black salt marsh mosquito. Recipient Wilson Fellowship Ohio University, 1972.

Background

  • Addison, David Smith was born on January 3, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Adam Wilson and Helen Elizabeth (Smith) Addison.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Colorado State University, 1967. Master of Science, Ohio University, 1973.

    Career

    • Interpretive naturalist Big Cypress Nature Center, Naples, Florida, 1975-1981. Supervisor Briggs Nature Center The Conservancy Inc., 1982-1985. Staff biologist The Conservancy of Southwest Florida, since 1986.

      Supervisor sea turtle monitoring project on coastal barrier island in Southwest Florida.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include documented, Cay Sal and Anguilla Cays, Bahamas as significant sites for sea turtle nesting co-investigator on research project that delineated ouiposition site preferences of the black salt marsh mosquito.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member, chairperson Collier County Environmental Advisory Panel, Naples, 1988-1990, member Environmental Policy Technology Advisory Bd, Naples, 1991-1995. Member Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Management Team, Naples, since 1989. With United States Army, 1967-1970, Vietnam.

    Member Caribbean Conservation Corporation.

    Connections

    • Married Peggy Ellen Meier, Jun. 23, 1973; children: Lindsay McLean, Keith David.
    • father: Adam Wilson Addison
    • mother: Helen Elizabeth (Smith) Addison
    • spouse: Peggy Ellen Meier
    • children: Lindsay McLean Addison
    • Keith David Addison
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    Born January 3, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Colorado State University
    • 1973
      Ohio University
    • 1975 - 1981
      Interpretive naturalist Big Cypress Nature Center
      Naples, Florida, United States
    • 1982 - 1985
      supervisor Briggs Nature Center The Conservancy Incorporated
    • 1986
      staff biologist The Conservancy of Southwest Florida

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