Margaret D Lowman

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Birthday
23, 1953
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
23, 1953 (age 65)
Birthplace
New York

About

Scientist and author known for her work in the fields of conservation biology and canopy ecology. Her science-themed books include It's a Jungle Up There and Life in the Treetops.

Before Fame

After graduating from Williams College with a degree in biology, she studied ecology at Aberdeen University and botany at Sydney University.

Trivia

During her time as a professor at Williams College, she constructed the first North American canopy (treetop) walkway.

Family Life

She grew up in Elmira, New York and later taught and held research positions in Massachusetts, California, North Carolina, and Florida.

Associated With

She was inspired and influenced by the environmental research and activism of Rachel Carson.