Professor Tracks Endangered Species


From: Illinois Issues (Springfield, IL) –

Jim Mountjoy,  professor of biology at Knox College in Galesburg, is one of the experts throughout the state whose collective research, reports and monitoring inform the state’s Endangered Species Protection Board as it updates its list of endangered and threatened species.

Mountjoy says he has seen proposals to remove the [peregrine falcon] from the list maintained by the Endangered Species Protection Board, a sign that a number of bird experts throughout the state agree it is more numerous… Read more…