Bill Fehring slide collection
The Bill Fehring collection is composed of slides and photos that document the ecological health of the Tampa Bay area.
- Created: 1978-1997
- Other: Majority of material found in 1991-1997
- Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2015
- Fehring, Bill (Person)
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.
0.66 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
Arranged by subject.
Source of Acquisition
Dr. William Fehring
Method of Acquisition
- Bill Fehring slide collection
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