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Media Advisory: Lessons on Emerging Pandemics
Released: 10/30/2014 11:02:32 AM

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 Wolf and Elk Diseases
Wolf and Elk Diseases in Yellowstone (High resolution image)

MENLO PARK, Calif. — What can wildlife diseases tell us about the emergence of human pandemics? This Thursday, USGS Research Wildlife Biologist Paul Cross will discuss his latest research and describe how diseases are affecting the Greater Yellowstone wolf and elk populations, and how this relate to us. 


Paul Cross, USGS Research Biologist



Slide-show-illustrated presentation: Wolf and Elk Diseases in Yellowstone



Thursday, October 30, 2014

12:00 p.m. —Lecture preview for USGS employees and news media representatives

7 p.m.—Public lecture open to all

(both presentations will be live-streamed over the Internet)



U.S. Geological Survey

Building 3 Auditorium, second floor

345 Middlefield Road

Menlo Park, CA 94025


More info and directions:

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