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Reba Batalden

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Reba Batalden

Reba Batalden is a PhD student with the Monarch Lab. Her research focuses on the effect that climate change could have on monarchs’ summer and migratory habitat. This project relies heavily on data collected by MLMP volunteers. Reba also participates in the MLMP as she monitors three sites in Minnesota and one in Wisconsin with the lab group. She is active in theMonarchs in the Classroom program as well, helping to teach teachers about insect ecology and give them tools to use in their schools. Reba joined the Monarch Lab in the summer of 2003, after completing her undergraduate degree at St. Olaf College.


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