Joel Flory

Joel Flory, of Borealis Ecological Services in Rhinelander, is a field ecologist who has supervised and participated in many field studies with birds, mammals and plants in the Upper Midwest and worked with a variety of state and federal agencies. Joel joined the Loon Project in 2009 and has been a vital member of our capture team since then. Joel supervises the crucial early-season field effort each year in April and May, which finds and identifies returning members of breeding pairs and detects territorial turnovers that have occurred owing to winter mortality and territorial eviction.