John Moser’s search for small and “mitey” things

  • Authors: Barnett, James; Blomquist, Stacy
  • Publication Year: 2013
  • Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
  • Source: Forests and People 63(2):34-35


In the basement of the Alexandria Forestry Center in Pineville works a scientist who many consider eccentric and few understand what he does, but most know that he works every work day and most weekends as a volunteer even though he retired from the Forest Service's Southern Research Station for nearly 25 years. The scientist, John Moser, has taken a path less traveled. Few know that Moser has published in sciences' most prestigious journals, has frequent international visitors, and has 20 species of insects named in his honor.

  • Citation: Barnett, James; Blomquist, Stacy. 2013. John Moser’s search for small but “mitey” things. Forests and People. 63(2):34-35.
  • Posted Date: June 17, 2013
  • Modified Date: September 18, 2013
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