Investigating Responses of Pacific Salmon to Climate Change
Principal Investigator: Christine Petersen
Petersen is examining previous adaptations by salmon to changing conditions, and intends to interpret their ability to react with a behavioral or evolutionary response to future stresses. She will also identify conservation strategies that best promote resilience.
Map of Human Impacts to a “Pristine” Coral Reef Ecosystem, the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument
K.A. Selkoe, B.S. Halpern, C.M. Ebert, et al. Coral Reefs Online 03/25/09
Global Methane Emission From Wetlands, Rice Paddies, and Lakes
Q. Zhuang et al. EOS 90(5) 37-44
Beyond Reserves: A Research Agenda for Conserving Biodiversity in Human-modified Tropical Landscapes
Robin Chazdon et al.
Biotropica 41(2) 142+
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7(1) 4-11
Non-linearity in Ecosystem Services: Temporal and Spatial Variability in Coastal Protection
Evamaria W Koch et al.
Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 7 (1) 29-37
Eliana E. Bontti et al.
Global Change Biology Early View, 1/2009
Collaborations Among Ecologists and Social Scientists
Principal Investigator: John Parker
Parker is exploring interdisciplinary collaborations among ecologists and social scientists, attempting to understand what happens when these types of scientists meet, and how best to organize this type of interdisciplinary research.
Emergence and Maintenance of Nutrient Limitation over Multiple Timescales in Terrestrial Ecosystems
Duncan Menge et al.
American Naturalist 173(2) 164-175
Principal Investigators: David Bowman and Jennifer Balch