Elaine Metz

Elaine Metz

MS Student (she/her)

Southern Illinois University

Forestry Program

Elaine is a master’s student studying nightjars in Southern Illinois. Her project will use passive acoustic monitoring to investigate nocturnal bird species like the Eastern Whip-poor-will and the Chuck-will’s-widow. In her free time, she loves to backpack, paddleboard, and cultivate orchids.

  • Avian Ecology
  • Bioacoustics
  • BSc in Biology, 2019

    Hollins University, Roanoke, Virginia, USA