ACS biologist teaches workshop at 2018 Wildlife Techniques Workshop of the Arizona Chapter of the Wildlife Society

ACS Biologist Stephanie Cobbold gave a workshop at the annual Wildlife Techniques Workshop, an event sponsored by the Arizona Game and Fish Department, to provide students and new professionals the opportunity to learn field techniques and gain experience from working professionals. Dr. Cobbold explained and demonstrated the use of several methods that are commonly . . . → Read More: ACS biologist teaches workshop at 2018 Wildlife Techniques Workshop of the Arizona Chapter of the Wildlife Society

ACS biologist’s article on senita cactus range extension published in Madroño

A manuscript coauthored by ACS biologist Stephanie Cobbold was published this year in Madroño, a journal of peer-reviewed research articles on the natural history of Western American plants. The article describes a range extension of the senita cactus (Lophocereus schottii) in Arizona. The record helps fill a gap between records from southern California and . . . → Read More: ACS biologist’s article on senita cactus range extension published in Madroño

ACS biologists present western yellow-billed cuckoo survey results at Arizona Field Ornithologists (AZFO) 2018 Annual Meeting

In October, ACS biologists Stephanie Cobbold and Laura Stewart attended the AZFO meeting in Ajo to present a poster describing the results of their 2018 western yellow-billed cuckoo surveys along the Upper San Pedro River for a bridge replacement project on State Route 80. The poster depicted 41 distinct cuckoo detections made over the . . . → Read More: ACS biologists present western yellow-billed cuckoo survey results at Arizona Field Ornithologists (AZFO) 2018 Annual Meeting

ACS Senior Pollen Analyst, Dr. John Jones, contributes chapter to new publication.

Dr. John Jones, ACS’ Senior Pollen Analyst has contributed a Chapter to the The Archaeology of Caribbean and Circum-Caribbean Farmers (6000 BC – AD 1500) An Introduction. As the abstract states “…This book is devoted to the archaeological study of precolonial farmers in the Caribbean and circum-Caribbean. Comprising 17 chapters, with a wide geographic reach stretching . . . → Read More: ACS Senior Pollen Analyst, Dr. John Jones, contributes chapter to new publication.

ACS Announces New Phytolith Extraction Capabilities!

ACS is pleased to announce that we now have the capability to extract phytoliths in our laboratory facility at our Tempe office. This means we will have increased flexibility over the processing and extraction of phytoliths from a variety of materials including ceramics, ground stone and other artifacts, organics, and reference materials, in addition . . . → Read More: ACS Announces New Phytolith Extraction Capabilities!