Tags: Community Ecology

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  1. Alicia McGrew


  2. Amanda M Little


  3. Anant Deshwal


  4. Benjamin Baiser


  5. Bryan Yockers


  6. Does it pose a threat? Investigating the impact of Bt corn on monarch butterflies

    20 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Sara A. Wyse

    Bethel University

    Aspiring scientists know that a hallmark of science is that experiments are repeatable and testable.  However, students do not often get opportunities to explore the replicability of...


  7. Ellen Bledsoe


  8. Emily Rollinson


  9. EREN PFPP Species Composition Curriculum Module with Data

    28 Sep 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jerald Dosch1, Erin Lindquist2, Karen Kuers3, Charles McClaugherty4, Kristine Hopfensperger5, Fernando Nieto6, Rachel Collins7, Tim Menzel8

    1. Macalester College 2. Meredith College 3. The University of the South 4. University of Mount Union 5. Northern Kentucky University 6. SUNY Old Westbury 7. Roanoke College 8. Piedmont College

    In this lab, students will learn foundational concepts of forest community dynamics and apply quantitative skills to data analysis and interpretation activities. Students will use tree plot data...


  10. EREN PFPP Species Composition Curriculum Module with Data

    29 Sep 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Rachel Collins1, Jerald Dosch2, Kristine Hopfensperger3, Karen Kuers4, Erin Lindquist5, Charles McClaugherty6, Tim Menzel7

    1. Roanoke College 2. Macalester College 3. Northern Kentucky University 4. The University of the South 5. Meredith College 6. University of Mount Union 7. Piedmont College

    In this lab, students will learn foundational concepts of forest community dynamics and apply quantitative skills to data analysis and interpretation activities. Students will use tree plot data...


  11. Exploring Species Interactions with "Snapshot Serengeti"

    29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Meredith S. Palmer*1, Charlie Willis2, Katherine Barry2, Craig Packer2, Annika Moe2, Deena Wassenberg2

    1. Princeton University 2. University of Minnesota

    Authentic learning experiences are a valuable way for students to gain an in-depth understanding of the scientific process. However, implementing such experiences in large enrollment courses can be...


  12. Exploring the Ecology of Gorongosa

    20 Feb 2018 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jennifer Carmichael

    San Diego Mesa College

    Students learn about bottleneck events, population demographics and growth, ecological niches and competition, food chains/webs and ecological disturbances through past and current data on...


  13. Hammed Adedamola Akande


  14. Heather Susanne Zimbler-DeLorenzo

    Dr. Heather Zimbler-DeLorenzo is an Associate Professor Georgia State University Perimeter College, a 2-year school with GSU in Atlanta, GA. I am is interested in animal behavior, specifically of...


  15. Home sweet home for warblers: Graphing and Analysis using R

    14 Apr 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Kristen Kaczynski

    Earth & Environmental Sciences, California State University Chico

    This resource expands on the Data Nugget "Trees and bushes, Home Sweet Home for Warblers". The analyses and graphing is done in R and there are questions that ask about the management implications.


  16. Island biogeography, spatial ecology, and macroinvertebrate species diversity in Richmond’s rock pools

    22 Feb 2019 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Nadia Bukach1, Todd Lookingbill1, Andrew Davidson2, James R Vonesh2, Kristine Grayson1

    1. University of Richmond 2. Virginia Commonwealth University

    Students investigate questions of community ecology and biogeography using data from an urban rock pool ecosystem. Using ArcGIS 10, students learn to create effective maps, calculate landscape...


  17. J. Stephen Gosnell

    Stephen is a community ecologist who uses field, lab, and quantitative approaches to understand the causes and consequences of ecological diversity and better manage natural resources. A native of...


  18. Jelena Holly Pantel


  19. Jeremy M Wojdak

    Jeremy is an aquatic community ecologist at Radford University in Virginia. He is currently investigating predator functional diversity and better models to understand how multiple predator species...


  20. John Roach

    Trained as a stream ecologist, I am an author and developer at SimBio, an educational software company.