Tony Croasdale, is a Philadelphia native who works for Philadelphia Parks and Recreation as an Environmental Education Program Specialist and the site director of Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center.
He is also an adjunct professor of ecology at Temple University.
Tony is the co-host of the Urban Wildlife Podcast and the lyricist and singer of then band R.A.M.B.O.. Tony has traveled to to 51 countries while on tour with his band, for field research, and birding. He has lead bird tours or performed field ornithology in Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Alaska, and Arctic Canada.
Tony has a B.S. in horticulture from Temple University and a M.S. in Biology from Saint Joseph’s University.
He lives next to Wissahickon Valley Park with his wife and daughter.