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Faculty Mention: John Quinn Archive

For the birds

Jake Gerardi '22 soars to new heights to help the environment, assist thinning bird populations. (And his favorite bird might be the waxwing.)

Furman bell tower, water conservation

The value of water

Farm Director Bruce Adams and Associate Professor of Biology John Quinn contribute to Upstate Forever's latest publication.

chronic wasting disease

South Carolina wildlife officials consider new hunting rule to keep deadly deer disease at bay

Chronic wasting disease isn’t just bad for the animals it infects, it can also affect the very ecosystems on which the animals depend. CWD disease is a contagious, neurological illness affecting deer, elk, and moose populations throughout North America, according to a report in Greenville Journal. While South Carolina wildlife populations have been spared, state Department […]

The tropics are weird

Camera. Check. Rain Poncho. Check. Industrial strength mosquito repellent. Check. Anti-itch ointment. Check. High-powered flashlight for nighttime exploration. Check. Rice for sucking out moisture trapped in cell phone. Check. These are among the items you’ll likely find on a packing list for Furman’s Costa Rica Tropical Ecology May Experience (MayX for short). Folks in the […]