Eleanor Gaines

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Zoology Projects Manager

B.S. Wildlife Biology, University of Vermont, 1982; M.S. Wildlife and Fisheries Biology, University of Missouri, 1986

Eleanor is the Zoology Projects Manager for the Oregon Biodiversity Information Center and is responsible for the program’s vertebrate and invertebrate data. She currently coordinates a multi-agency project to monitor Western Snowy Plovers along the Oregon coast. Recent projects have included developing wildlife distribution maps for ODFW's Comprehensive Wildlife Plan and regional Gap Analysis assessments. She also works with USFWS and Oregon Division of State Lands to coordinate invertebrate section 6 funding.