Research

I am broadly interested in invasive species and climate change impacts across terrestrial systems. I combine applied and theoretical questions to further our understanding of ecosystem processes that improve ecosystem management.

Foxtail
High elevation forests and global change

Using manipulative experiments and long-term monitoring data from grasslands, mixed conifer, and high elevation forests, I seek to explain emerging shifts within communities.

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White pine blister rust 
Owls clover
Global change in grasslands
Dying white pine by Clayton Boyd
Pathogen-drought interactions
Jenny and western white
Resilience-based management