Interview with Robert Paine, July 30, 2012

Collection: Ecological Society of America Oral History Collection

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Description

Robert Paine was the president of the Ecological Society of America from 1979-1980. He became a professor at the University of Washington in 1962, and he remained there for his entire career. In this interview he discusses his education, career, and research, including his studies at Tatoosh Island and his study at Makah Bay, which lead to his proposal on the concept of keystone species.

Date

2012-07-12

Identifier

RBRL416ESA-001

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Location

Seattle, Washington

Duration

50 minutes



Citation

Robert Paine and Douglas Sprugel, “Interview with Robert Paine, July 30, 2012,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed September 23, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL416ESA/RBRL416ESA-001.