8 People Results for the Tag: Hardwood Forests

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Dennis Calvin

Director, Penn State Extension; Associate Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences

Erica Smithwick

Professor of Geography
Understanding how a wide range of disturbances, especially fire, affect ecosystem function at landscape scales.

Margot Kaye

Professor of Forest Ecology
Vegetation dynamics; global change ecology; interactions among vegetation, climate and human land use; dendrochronology; disturbance history; environmental change.

Denice Wardrop

Research Professor of Geography; Director of Riparia

Michael Messina

Department Head and Professor of Ecosystem Science and Management

Autumn Sabo

Assistant Professor of Biology
How anthropogenic stressors affect plant communities, conservation, and restoration options. Recent work has focused on how deer and silvicultural techniques impact forest understories, with future projects likely extending to rare and invasive plant biology as well as climate change adaptation.