Museum director, Heather Lerner, conducts research on honeycreepers, a group of songbirds endemic to the Hawaiian islands. The museum is developing an exhibit on honeycreepers to be constructed soon. Read an article about honeycreepers in the latest issue of Natural History: honey creeper article. The Cornell Lab of Ornithology also has an informative article about these fascinating birds: Cornell.
Read about Heather’s research on her website here: www.heatherlerner.com