Movement Ecology

Movement Ecology IconMovement ecology is the study of how organisms – either animals, plants or microorganisms – move within their environments or ecosystems, such as during daily activities like foraging, or when dispersing across the landscape, or during annual migrations.

Associated Faculty

Sonia Altizer
Sonia Altizer

UGA Athletic Association Professor of Ecology
Graduate Program Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 190
Office: (706) 542-9251
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Andy Davis
Andy Davis

Assistant Research Scientist

Ecology building, Rm. 183
Office: (706) 542-8112
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Richard Hall
Richard Hall

Assistant Professor
Graduate Program Faculty
Joint appointment: Dept. of Infectious Diseases, College of Veterinary Medicine

Ecology building, Rm. 137
Office: (706) 395-5350
Fax: (706) 542-4819

Ricardo Holdo
Ricardo Holdo

Associate Professor
Graduate Program Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 188-B
Office: (706) 542-0075
Fax: (706) 542-3344

Takao Sasaki
Takao Sasaki

Assistant Professor
Graduate Program Faculty

Ecology building, Rm. 194D

Upcoming Events

Ecology Seminar: Emma Rosi

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Ecology Seminar: Andrew Park

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Ecology Seminar: Ben Cuker

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Ecology Dissertation Defense: John Vinson

2:00 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Ecology Seminar: Megan Peterson

3:30 pm

Ecology Building, Auditorium

Latest News

What Is Really Killing Monarch Butterflies?

Assistant Research Scientist Andy Davis is featured in a story in Scientific American exploring the debate about what’s behind declines in monarch butterfly populations at their overwintering sites in Mexico.

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UGA celebrates 50th anniversary of Earth Day

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and the University of Georgia is celebrating with a semesterlong series of events across campus designed to educate and inspire action for a more sustainable future.

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UGA launches coronavirus tracker

The University of Georgia Center for the Ecology of Infectious Diseases has launched a new Coronavirus Tracker to provide timely, data-driven situation awareness about the COVID-19 outbreak.

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