University of Puerto Rico

Academic Minute
5:00 am
Wed September 11, 2013

Dr. Mitchell Aide, University of Puerto Rico - Bugging Tropical Forests

In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Mitchell Aide of the University of Puerto Rico explains how electronically bugging a tropical forest can provide insight about the native species. 


Mitchell Aide is an associate professor of biology at the University of Puerto Rico where his research interests include tropical plant ecology biogeography, plant/herbivore interactions, and population genetics. His recent projects have focused on tropical ecology in Puerto Rico and Costa Rica. He holds a Ph.D. from the University Utah.

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