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John M Marzluff
Prof, schoo of environmental & forest studies, University of Washington
John M Marzluff is professor of wildlife science at the University of Washington, and a renowned ornithologist and urban ecologist. His latest book is Welcome to Subirdia (2014). He lives in Snohomish, Washington.

Written by John M Marzluff

Essay/
Cities
Birdland

Human sprawl is usually a threat to wildlife, but birds buck the trend. Can we help biodiversity take wing in our suburbs?

John M Marzluff