The herper or should I say HERper of the week is a Dr. Karen Lips. She’s a professor of Biology and a director of Graduate Program in Sustainable Development and
Conservation Biology (CONS) at University of Maryland, College Park.
Her lab focuses on amphibian conservation and ecology especially when it comes to climate change and diseases. Her lab website can found here .
Dr. Karen Lips also helped discover the cause of the mass extinction of the frogs. You can read her story told by her here.
You can follow her on twitter at @kwren88