Institute at Brown for Environment and Society

Erin Capra '14


Erin Capra '14 is a Biology concentrator interested in conservation biology. She is working with Professor Dov Sax (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology) and Nancy Green (US Fish and Wildlife Service) to assess the risk that climate change may pose to endangered plants.  She will investigate whether areas beyond the native ranges of these endangered plants could be suitable for relocation of at risk species. Erin is a member of Brown’s women’s Ultimate team and the Meiklejohn peer advising program.  She loves lakes, playing board games, being outside, and reading.