Tony Cummings, MS

Tony has a BS in environmental studies and biology from St. Lawrence University and a master’s degree in environmental science from Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies. Early in his career, he taught ecological study abroad programs in Costa Rica and then moved to North Queensland, where he taught at the Center for Rainforest Studies on the Atherton Tableland for eight years. Tony has also taught university-level ecological field studies programs in New Zealand. His main research interests involve rainforest succession, especially reforestation plantings. He is a member of the Trees for the Tablelands (TREAT) and the Tree Kangaroo and Mammal Group (TKMG). Tony has worked with this program since 2002.


Education

  • MS, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
  • BS, Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies
Tony Cummings, MS

SIT Study Abroad

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AUSTRALIA: Rainforest, Reef, and Cultural Ecology

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