Honors capstone project
My honors capstone project investigating the rate of leaf decomposition across a salinity gradient.
My REU project investigating riparian and stream connections.
Virtual poster presentations
Conference: Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Aquatic Sciences Meeting
Dates: June 22-27, 2021
Conference: The Great Plains Limnology Conference
Dates: October 12-15, 2020
Virtual oral presentations
Conference: Microbiomes of Aquatic, Plants, and Soil Systems across Kansas (MAPS) Virtual Research Symposium
Dates: March 8-9, 2021
Conference: UROC Summer Research Symposium
Date: August 7, 2020
Lichen in the Mojave Desert Preserve.
Charismatic Microflora: The Ecology and Management of Biological Soil Crusts Workshop
Dates: February 20-23, 2020
Instructors: Matt Bowker, Kirsten Fisher, Brent Mishler, Tom Carlberg, and Mandy Slate
Location: This Jepson Herbarium workshop took place at the California State University Desert Studies Center in Zzyzx, California.
Workshop description: Researchers from the Desiccation and Diversity in Dryland Mosses project hosted this workshop to provide information about biocrusts.
Skills: I learned the characteristics of mosses, lichens, and cyanobacteria. We used a 10X magnified hand lens to look at biocrusts. We engaged in a lecture series and microscope sessions.
The Watershed Environments and Ecology Lab at Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting.