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Dr Jennifer Anson
Dr Jennifer Anson
Sanctuary
North Head
Position
Wildlife Ecologist - North Head
Special skills / qualifications
PhD (terrestrial ecology), BSc (Hons).
What did you do before AWC?
My PhD examined impacts of anthropogenic disturbances on native vertebrates, particularly possums and lace monitors. I have also worked in various research and consulting positions in Melbourne and Sydney.
Favourite animal protected by AWC
Western pygmy possum.
Favourite place on an AWC sanctuary
Looking forward to finding out!
Top three animals you would like to see (or have seen) in the wild
Manta rays (seen), Puma (seen) and Sloth (would like to see).
If you could visit any three places on the planet
Antarctica, Nicaragua and Madagascar.
Other interesting stuff
I travel whenever I can and love experiencing new places.