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Regina Hirsch, PhD.

Regina Hirsch, PhD, is an Outreach Specialist for the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Center for Integrated Agricultural Systems (CIAS).  She is working with Xerces Society and NRCS on developing native pollinator plant lists and habitat establishment guidelines for pollinator-dependent crops. She also conducts educational workshops for a variety of audiences on native pollinators. The other project Regina works on at CIAS is the Eco-Fruit Project which develops educational and funding opportunities to aid growers in reducing their reliance on high-risk pesticides and research new approaches to pest management.  Regina received her PhD in Wildlife Ecology with a minor in Entomology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.