Ali

Sunset Over New York City

Wisconsin Energy Institute/Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center

Ali Zahorec (she/her/hers)
PhD candidate in Entomology and Ecology, Evolution and Behavior
Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, Michigan State University

Here I am checking the leaves of a common milkweed plant for monarch butterfly eggs and caterpillars at @KBSLTER. My research involves insects and other arthropods most people don't often see or think about in their daily lives - tiny springtails and mites that live down in the soil.