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Ecologist

Darcy Lynne Ogada, American ecologist. Achievements include research in large herbivores on bird diversity. Recipient award, United States Department Interior, 1998; Conservation Fund grant, Sea World & Busch Gardens, 2004, Conservation Trust grant, National Geography Society, 2005, Leslie Brown Memorial grant, Raptor Research Foundation, 2005, Smithsonian fellow, 2009.

Background

Ogada, Darcy Lynne was born on March 3, 1969 in Glens Falls, New York, United States. Daughter of Vincent Misurelli and Jane Kuk.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, New York State Ranger School, Wanakena, 1994. Bachelor, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1997. Master of Science, University Albany, New York, 2002.

Doctor of Philosophy, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa, 2008.

Career

Biologist Institute Wildlife Studies, Albany, 1998—1999. Project coordinator Mpala Research Center, Nanyuki, Kenya, 2000—2003. Research associate National Museum Kenya, Nairobi, since 2004.

Member bird committee Nature Kenya, Nairobi, since 2006, chairman raptor working group, executive committee member.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in large herbivores on bird diversity.

Membership

Peace corps volunteer United States Government, Niamey, 1993—1994. Member of British Ecological Society, Raptor Research Foundation.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, birdwatching.

Connections

1 child Franco Owino.

father:
Vincent Misurelli

mother:
Jane Kuk

child:
Franco Owino Ogada