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
2015-2018 Seattle reLeaf project

2016 Rare Plant Conservation CESU

Comparison, Integration, and Application of Diverse Methods to Create a Climate-Adaptation Conservation Planning Database for Western North America

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

Enhancing the conservation status of Spalding's catchfly

Improving Crop Models for Climate-smart Agriculture

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

John Day Ecological Assessment

Leveraging Land Condition Trend Analysis (LCTA) data to understand vegetation change on military installations

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

Showy Stickseed (Hackelia venusta) Common Garden Study and Outplanting

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

Taylor's checkerspot host plant suitability study

The role of hemiparasites in structuring ecosystems

Use of Floating Treatment Wetlands to Reduce Contaminants and Nutrients in Urban Stormwater Runoff: Impacts on Coho Salmon Pre-Spawn Mortality