Gary Meffe

Gary Meffe received his BS and MS from Rutgers University and his Ph.D. from Arizona State University, all in Zoology. He has expertise in evolutionary ecology, stream fish ecology, and conservation biology. He is co-author of two college textbooks, Principles of Conservation Biology and Ecosystem Management: Adaptive, Community-based Conservation, and co-Editor of Ecology and Evolution of Livebearing Fishes (Poeciliidae).  He is former Editor-in-Chief of the international journal Conservation Biology, and lives in Brandon, VT.