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Virginia Matzek awarded funding for restoration study in France
Virginia Matzek awarded funding for restoration study in France

Matzek and colleagues received a 10,000 Euro grant to examine carbon credits under different forest management practices in the Rhone Valley.

ESS alumn ('14) Carlos Carrillo presents his research at scientific conference
ESS alumn ('14) Carlos Carrillo presents his research at scientific conference

Carlos presented a poster on the increases in extreme hydrologic events under climate change at the American Geophysical Union's annual conference.

Cold-water fish habitat affected by warmer climate in the Columbia River Basin
Cold-water fish habitat affected by warmer climate in the Columbia River Basin

A stream temperature model developed by ESS faculty member Iris Stewart and colleagues enables stream temperature forecasts under climatic changes for different ecological provinces in the Columbia River Basin.

Nicaraguan smallholders thin shade trees, but maintain high species diversity
Nicaraguan smallholders thin shade trees, but maintain high species diversity

Chris Bacon (ESS) and colleagues found that tree density and carbon stocks declined over the decade-long study, but diversity of tree species remained unchanged.

Scientists and land managers at odds on invasive species research
Scientists and land managers at odds on invasive species research

ESS faculty member Virgnia Matzek and colleagues investigate how much scientific research is aimed at serving natural resource managers.

Carbon credits can pay for ecological restoration in California
Carbon credits can pay for ecological restoration in California

ESS faculty member Virginia Matzek and colleagues find that ecological restoration can be financed by carbon credits on public lands.