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Biology professor receives additional funding for turtle research

Friday, October 26, 2012

Dr. Day Ligon, biology professor at Missouri State University, received a grant of $12,504 from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services through the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to continue his project “A Survey of Alligator Snapping Turtles and Other Turtle Species in Three Northeastern Oklahoma Rivers.”

Financial support for this project was provided by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation through the State Wildlife Grant T-51-1 and Missouri State University.

For more information, contact Ligon at (417) 836-5339.


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