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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Biodiversity Research

flowerThe Center maintains links to ongoing research studies on the biodiversity of Kentucky. Such projects include those addressing basic questions of demography, ecology, systematic status, as well as applied research relating to environmental vulnerability, assessment, and management of sensitive taxa.

If you are currently involved in a project you would like listed on this page, please contact the director at In the message, include a description of the project, web site URL, mailing address (including EMail) and phone number of at least one contact person.



Dr. Lawrence Alice

Dr. Noah Ashley

Dr. Ken Crawford

Dr. Blaine Ferrell

Dr. Scott Grubbs

Dr. Steve Huskey

Dr. Jarrett Johnson

Dr. Philip Lienesch

Dr. Doug McElroy

Dr. Albert Meier

Dr. Keith Philips

Dr. Bruce Schulte

Dr. Michael Smith

Dr. Michael Stokes



Dr. Richard Bowker

Dr. Ouida Meier

Dr. Charles Smith

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