Post Tagged with: "Rebecca Snell"

Ag Connection Covers DeForest, Snell Research on Soil Nutrients, Rise in Maples

Dr. Jared DeForest

The Minnesota Ag Connection, the New York Ag Connection, and the Michigan Ag Connection all printed an Ohio University news release about Dr. Jared DeForest, Associate Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology, who co-authored the study, Tree growth response to shifting soil nutrient economy depends on mycorrhizal associations, published Feb. 17 […]

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March 12, 2020 at 8:39 amFaculty in the News In the News

Scientists Show How Soil Changes May Trigger Rise of Maple Tree Population in Forests

Old hardwood forest

From Ohio University News A recent Ohio University study offers new information about how changes in the nutrient composition of the soil in forests could be leading to a rise in the maple tree population while suppressing the growth of oaks. The research has implications for forest management practices, as […]

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March 3, 2020 at 8:24 amResearch

Geography Colloquium | Changing Management Can Mitigate Impacts of Climate-Driven Woody Encroachment in High-Elevation Pasture Woodlands, March 6

Dr. Rebecca Snell

The Geography Colloquium Series presents Dr. Rebecca Snell on “Changing management can mitigate the impacts of climate-driven woody encroachment in high-elevation pasture woodlands” on Friday, March 6, at 3:05 p.m. in Clippinger Lab 119. Snell is Assistant Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University. Her research is primarily […]

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March 1, 2020 at 10:45 pmEvents

Science Cafe | How Will Forests Respond to Climate Change? Feb. 19

Dr. Rebecca Snell

 Science Café presents Dr. Rebecca Snell discussing “How Will Forests Respond to Climate Change?” on Feb. 19 at 5 p.m. in the Front Room at Baker University Center. Snell is Assistant Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University. Forests provide habitat for wildlife, recreational opportunities, raw materials […]

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February 1, 2020 at 7:30 pmEvents

New Plant Club Officers Planning a Diverse Set of Activities

From left: Sierra Flynt, Ostin Kirkpatrick, Maura Linthicum, Avie Kalmar, Ridge Cook, Sarah Maracz, Becca Wagenknecht and Katy Campbell. Photo by Dr. Rebecca Snell.

By Hope Roberts This year, Ohio University’s Plant Club has a lot of fun, educational activities and other plans in store, as well as new officers to welcome for its 2019-20 run. New officers include President Alberta Dempsey, Vice President Laura Wimer, Secretary and Social Media Chair Sarah Maracz, and […]

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November 13, 2019 at 3:55 pmNews

Goszka Conducts Field Research from West Virginia to Yellowstone

Completing a visual examination of seed production in the canopy (seed trap in the background).

By Abigail Goszka Graduate student in Environmental & Plant Biology I spent time conducting field research this year that took me from the mountains of West Virginia to Wyoming’s Yellowstone National Park, studying reproduction of the red maple. The best part about studying plant ecology? You have an excuse to […]

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September 21, 2018 at 10:36 amResearch

Snell, Grad Student Present at Ecological Society of America Conference

Sarah Smith presenting at ESA.

Dr. Rebecca Snell, Assistant Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology, and graduate student Sarah Smith presented their research at the 2018 Ecological Society of America, Aug. 5-10 in New Orleans. Snell presented a talk titled “Climate change impacts on forests and forest productivity at a regional scale” with co-author Harald […]

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August 17, 2018 at 10:18 amResearch