Joel Abraham

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Joel Is a student at Yale University , studying Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Environmental Studies , and is expecting to graduate in 2018 .

My Projects
Monarch utilization of milkweed populations along an urbanization gradient (2015)

This research project examines monarch utilization of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) populations along an urbanization gradient in and around Chicago, IL. In response to recent dramatic declines in the monarch butterfly population, a large milkweed planting initiative is underway across the nation. Milkweeds (Asclepias spp.are the obligate host plant of the