Brad Herrick is a PhD student investigating the temporal and spatial population dynamics of a new non-native, invasive group of earthworms (collectively referred to as jumping worms). He received his master’s degree at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay where he studied the impact of diked Great Lakes coastal wetlands on plant communities. Since completing his master’s, he has held several research and conservation positions including his current position as the Ecologist at the UW-Madison Arboretum. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends camping, traveling, and enjoying summers in Madison.
M.S., University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, Environmental Science and Policy – Ecosystem Studies B.A., Luther College, Biology