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Dr. Ed Brotak
Dr. Ed Brotak retired from the University of North Carolina at Asheville after over 30 years of teaching meteorology.  He is now a freelance writer with over 50 magazine/journal articles published to date. These include pieces on science, nature, travel, and gardening.

Ed and his wife, Liz, live in Asheville and have two daughters, Chandler who is a student at the University of South Carolina and Brayton who attends public school in Asheville.  Both are outstanding students and gifted musicians.
Brotak's Contributions to Southern Edition:

Article:  Southern Live Oaks:  Nature's Great Survivors, Published April 27, 2014

Author:  Greg Freeman.  Last updated on May 2, 2014.
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