Study reveals an unexpected role of fire in longleaf pine forests

Frequent fire is needed to maintain the structure of longleaf pine forests, but may also be removing excess nitrogen from these ecosystems.

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UGA researchers present work at 2019 ESA annual meeting

Researchers affiliated with the UGA Odum School of Ecology will present their work at the 2019 Ecological Society of America annual meeting.

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Rachel Katz featured in Nature Career Column

UGA alumni Rachel Katz and Sean Sterrett wrote about how they used a decision-analysis tool to help them make choices as a dual-career couple.

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UGA students, alumni receive 13 NSF Fellowships

Three students from the Odum School are among 7 UGA graduate students and 6 UGA alumni receiving NSF Graduate Research Fellowships in 2019.

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Parasites affect host responses to environmental change

Ignoring the role of parasites may lead to misinterpretation of organism responses to environmental change.

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Meet the Neighbors: Anne Dix, PhD ’97, and family

The adventures of Anne Dix, PhD ’97, and her family are chronicled in a profile in the Parkwood Association Newsletter.

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UGA faculty, alumni are 2019 ESA Fellows

Catherine Pringle, Distinguished Research Professor in the Odum School of Ecology, was elected a Fellow of the Ecological Society of America, and alumna Erin Mordecai, BS ’07, was named an Early Career Fellow.

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Ginseng in decline in the eastern United States

American ginseng is in decline thanks chiefly to range-wide overharvesting, but that trend could potentially be reversed by promoting and supporting ginseng cultivation.

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UGA Ecology alumna Beth Shapiro will deliver 2019 Boyd Lecture

UGA Ecology alumna Beth Shapiro, BS/MS ’99, will deliver the 2019 Boyd Lecture at 1 PM on April 4.

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Toxic toads can tolerate environmental contaminants

A recent study conducted by University of Georgia researchers reports amphibians can develop a tolerance to toxic environmental contaminants.

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