Eric Vanderwerf


Eric VanderWerf is a wildlife biologist based in Honolulu, Hawaii, where he currently operates Pacific Rim Conservation with his wife Lindsay Young. He completed a Ph.D. at the University of Hawaii in 1999 and has participated in a variety of ornithological research and management projects in the Pacific region over the past 20 years during stints with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Hawaii Division of Forestry and Wildlife. He visited Kure 3 times during the 1990s to help devise seabird survey methods and would love to return someday.