Department of Environmental Conservation
My research interest is on developing behavioral, spatial, and demographic models to assess and minimize potential impacts of wind industry facilities on avian populations.
Blake received his B.A. in Biology at Vanderbilt University and completed his Master’s Degree in Wildlife Conservation at the University of Massachusetts. He has conducted field research on a variety of species including bears, island foxes, gyrfalcons, golden eagles, and Mariana crows. Most recently, he worked as a Wildlife Biologist with the US Fish and Wildlife Service as part of the California Condor Recovery Program.