Funded Research Projects: Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture

The Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture interest group investigates plants, soils, and their importance in the restoration of ecosystems with respect to their health, integrity, and sustainability, and the sustainable management of human-altered environments.

Restoration Site
2018 Rare Plant Conservation Citizen Science Project

Developing Adaptive Management Strategies to Protect Sensitive Alpine Plant Species Threatened by Warming Climates

Development of Crop Phenotype Database for Climate Change and Crop Modeling Research

Estimating deferred stewardship maintenance costs for Washington State Parks

Evaluating Flora and Avian Diversity in the Dalles Project for Special Status Species Protection

Identifying and evaluating refugia from drought and climate change in the Pacific Northwest

Improving Crop Models for Climate-smart Agriculture

John Day Ecological Assessment

Long-term SUCCESS: SUCCession and Ecosystem dynamics in the Sagebrush Steppe following wildfires

Modeling Plant and Soil Processes in Garlic for Smart-Farm Technology

Rays for Roots - Integrating Backscatter X-ray Phenotyping, Modeling, and Genetics to Increase Carbon Sequestration and Switchgress Resource Use Efficiency

Strategic Approaches for Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment across the National Park System

The role of hemiparasites in structuring ecosystems

Trees for Neighborhoods Support

Whited's milk-vetch (Astragalus sinuatus) Post-Wildfire Recovery