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Upcoming Events

Information about the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Gary Alpert, Contributor
Full name:
Gary Alpert
617-945-3613 (mobile)
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Museum of Northern Arizona, 3100 N. Fort Valley Rd., Flagstaff

Research Associate and Director of the Center for Biocultural Diversity at the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) Flagstaff, AZ

Associate at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University.

Working on an arthropod All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory (ATBI) on the Colorado Plateau. including Dugway Proving Ground in Utah, Grand Canyon National Park, Petrified Forest National Park, Walnut Canyon National Monument and Walnut Canyon Study Area are a priority.
Gary D. Alpert