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Erin Weeks

GPSW 2013

Erin Weeks

Ecology, environmental sciences

Erin Weeks is a science writer based in Charleston, SC, specializing in ecology, the environment, and natural resources.

Erin lives and works in Charleston, South Carolina, where she covers coastal and marine issues for the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. She has reported, written, and produced for outlets including Charleston Magazine, The Scientist, Living on Earth, and MIT Technology Review, and she’s developed science communication multimedia and social media for institutions such as the Audubon Society, Duke University, and the Sierra Club.

Thesis: Out of Africa and Into the Sunshine State: Tracking an Exotic Invader