Frank Michler Chapman (1864-1945)/h1>

"That science which is sufficient unto itself has no excuse for its existence." (1905)

American ornithologist. Carried out extensive field work in the tropics. Starting in 1902, he created innovative "habitat group" museum displays showing natural habitats and behaviors and emphasizing conservation concerns. Founded Bird Lore, which later became Audubon magazine.

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