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Thomas Richard Loughlin

Thomas Richard Loughlin, American wildlife biologist. Decorated Air Medal, Purple Heart; recipient United States Department Commerce outstanding performance award, 1979; University California Regents grantee, 1976, United States Marine Mammal Commission grantee, 1975-1977. Member of Western Society Naturalists, American Society Mammalogists, American Institute Biological Sciences, American Society Zoologists.

Background

  • Loughlin, Thomas Richard was born on July 19, 1943 in Santa Monica, California, United States. Son of Francis Charles and Adele Marjorie (Judy) Loughlin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University California-Santa Barbara, 1972. Master of Arts, Humboldt State University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1977.

    Career

    • Biological consultant Terra Scan, Eureka, California, 1973—1974. Research specialist National Marine Fisheries Service, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, Washington, 1977—1980, acting chief research and management, 1980—1981. Task leader Bering Sea ecosystem project, Seattle, since 1981.

      With United States Army, 1966-1969, Vietnam.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member of Western Society Naturalists, American Society Mammalogists, American Institute Biological Sciences, American Society Zoologists.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Ann MacTernan, March 20, 1971. Children: John Thomas, Michael Andrew.
    • father: Francis Charles Loughlin
    • mother: Adele Marjorie (Judy) Loughlin
    • spouse: Nancy Ann MacTernan
    • children: John Thomas Loughlin
    • Michael Andrew Loughlin
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    Born July 19, 1943
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      University California-Santa Barbara
    • 1974
      Humboldt State University
    • 1977
      University of California, Los Angeles
    • 1973 - 1974
      Biological consultant, Terra Scan
      Eureka, Missouri, United States
    • 1977 - 1980
      research specialist, National Marine Fisheries Service
      Washington, United States
    • 1981
      task leader, Bering Sea ecosystem project
      Seattle, Washington, United States