Interview with Lawrence Bliss, October 9, 2012

Collection: Ecological Society of America Oral History Collection

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Description

Lawrence Bliss was the president of the Ecological Society of America from 1982-1983. He was a professor at Bowling Green State University from 1956-1957, at the University of Illinois from 1957-1968, at the University of Alberta from 1968-1978, and at the University of Washington from 1978-1998. In this interview, he talks about his education at Duke University, where he met his mentor, H.J Oosting, and began his career in ecology. He talks about his research of the arctic and alpine environments as well as his work for the International Biological Program studying the arctic biome.

Date

2012-10-09

Identifier

RBRL416ESA-002

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Location

Issaquah, Washington

Duration

73 minutes



Citation

Lawrence Bliss and Richard Fonda, “Interview with Lawrence Bliss, October 9, 2012,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 8, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL416ESA/RBRL416ESA-002.