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Angela Matz
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Angela Matz

   Biography

Angela Matz earned degrees from the University of Maine (Ph.D. Wildlife Ecology, 1997), Western Washington University (M.S., Environmental Toxicology), and Santa Clara University (B.S., Biology). She now resides in northern Alaska where she works for the US Fish and Wildlife Service in the Environmental Contaminants program, and studies pollution as it affects wildlife, including raptors. Angela also serves as Treasurer for the Raptor Research Foundation.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
101 12th Ave., Room 110  
Fairbanks,  AK  99701  United States
Phone: 907-456-0442 Fax: 907-456-0208
Email: angela_matz@fws.gov


   Research Interests

Wildlife toxicology

Species of Interest: 
  • Bald Eagle
  • White-tailed Eagle
  • Steller's Sea Eagle
  • Peregrine Falcon


   Publications

Matz, A., T. Swem, P. Johnson, T. Booms, and C. White. 2011. Potential for climate change to increase contaminants exposure and effects in Gyrfalcons. Pp. 161-175 in R.T. Watson, T.J. Cade, M. Fuller, G. Hunt, and E. Potapov (eds.), Gyrfalcons and ptarmigan in a changing world. Vol. I. The Peregrine Fund, Boise, ID.       pdf

Swem, T., and A. Matz. 2011. Observations of Gyrfalcons along the Colville River, Alaska, 1981-2005. Pp. 229-236 in R.T. Watson, T.J. Cade, M. Fuller, G. Hunt, and E. Potapov (eds.), Gyrfalcons and ptarmigan in a changing world. Vol. I. The Peregrine Fund, Boise, ID.        pdf

Ambrose, R.E., A. Matz, T. Swem, and P. Bente. 2000. Environmental contaminants in American and Arctic Peregrine Falcon eggs in Alaska, 1979-95. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Northern Alaska Ecological Services, Fairbanks, AK.

Matz, A.C. 1998. Organochlorine contaminants and Bald Eagles Haliaeetus leucocephalus in Maine: investigations at three ecological scales. Ph.D. dissertation, University of Maine, Orono, ME.



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