Aaron Groth presents at SWAAG regional conference


October 23-25, 2014

Aaron Groth represented the UT Geography community at the SWAAG (South West Association of American Geographers) conference this October. For the conference, Aaron presented on his Master’s Thesis, “Social and Environmental Impacts of Big-Leaf Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla) Logging on Peruvian Indigenous Communities”. Overall, Aaron said he received positive feedback from the many professors, graduate students, and undergraduates in attendance. Aaron also represented UT Geography  in SWAAG’s Geo-bowl, where he and five other students (four from University of Denver and one from University of Northern Colorado-Greeley) took first place!

Way to go Aaron, and we look forward to future updates!

Groth, Aaron A. P.  2014.  Social and Environmental Impacts of Big-Leaf Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla) Logging on Peruvian Indigenous Communities.  Association of American Geographers Southwest – Great Plains/Rocky Mountains Joint Regional Meeting, October 23-25, 2014, Albuquerque, NM.


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