Exploring community ecology using Pokémon Go

Exploring community ecology using Pokémon Go

(UPDATE 11/30/16: One of the students, Dev Harrington, did such a nice job with this assignment that I want to post it as an example. Well done Dev.) Introduction: One of the major questions facing ecologists and resource managers is understanding the amount of...

Grants and Loraxes: Big goals and high hopes

Writing grants is one of the most critical skills you will acquire as a scientist, regardless of whether you end up in academia or not. However like all skills it must be developed through practice and with feedback. As part of Thesis Development we will be spending...

Nitrogen Cycling Lab

The Nitrogen cycle is a beautifully complex part of our natural world that has direct impacts on the productivity of the oceans, and by extension, the amount of carbon in the Atmosphere. It has been suggested that if the N cycle were to break down the amount of global...