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Edward K. Faison, Senior Ecologist

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Ed has been ecologist at Highstead since 2007. He holds a PhD in Wildlife and Conservation Biology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

His work focuses on the role of deer and moose browsing in New England forests, forest history and long-term ecological change, and the synthesis and communication of ecological topics to the general public. Ed also advises conservation groups, educators, and land trusts with questions about land management and forest monitoring.

Ed can be reached at efaison@highstead.net.