Day: December 1, 2021

New article on Katherine Schneider’s beetle research

“Usually, the insects don’t survive the research. They’re typically euthanized. But when TWS member Katherine Schneider, a PhD student at Michigan Technological University, looked for iDNA among beetles, she trapped them and released them…” Read the entire article.

Kath is in the College of Forest Resources and Environmental Science with co-advisors Dr. Tara Bal and Dr. Kristin Brzeski.

An American carrion beetle comes close to one of researcher Katherine Schneider’s traps.
Credit: Katherine Schneider