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Bill Fehring slide collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2015-01

  • Staff Only

Abstract

The Bill Fehring collection is composed of slides and photos that document the ecological health of the Tampa Bay area.

Dates

  • Created: 1978-1997
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1991-1997
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2015

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

None.  The contents of this collection may be subject to copyright.  Visit the United States Copyright Office's website at http://www.copyright.gov/ for more information.

Biographical or Historical Information

Dr. William K. Fehring earned his PhD in behavioral biology from Cornell University in 1974. Dr. Fehring initially came to Florida to study sharks at the Mote Marine Lab in Sarasota. He then moved into a position as the Pollution Control Director for Sarasota County where he was in charge of the monitoring program for the tidal streams and sewer plants. In 1974, Dr. Fehring took a position with the Tampa Port Authority as an Environmental Manager and worked on the Tampa Bay Harbor Deepening projects and permitting for fresh and saltwater bodies. After leaving the port authority, he continued as a consultant and became the port’s representative to the newly formed Agency on Bay Management.

Extent

0.66 Linear Feet

2 boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Arranged by subject.

Source of Acquisition

Dr. William Fehring

Method of Acquisition

Donation.

Title
Bill Fehring slide collection
Author
CW
Date
02/26/2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USF Libraries - Special Collections Repository

Contact:
4202 East Fowler Ave.
LIB122
Tampa FL 33620-5400 US
813-974-2731