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RRC Interim Director Jim Belthoff – RRF Award


Jim Belthoff holding a Barn Owl outside a farm

Dr. Jim Belthoff, the RRC’s Interim Director and a professor of biological sciences at Boise State University, was honored by the Raptor Research Foundation in December 2020 with the Fran and Frederick Hamerstrom Award. This award is presented to “an individual who has contributed significantly to the understanding of raptor ecology and natural history” after being nominated by peers in raptor biology. Read all about Belthoff’s thoughts on receiving the award, his work and education, and his favorite raptor in this Boise State News article.