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

Climate Change Adaptation Planning in the Pacific Northwestwest: a Comparison of Three Approaches

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

Development, validation, and verification of new modules for corn model MaizSim and potato model SpudSim

Helping Shrub-steppe Communities Adapt to Climate Change Using Valuation of Ecosystem Services

Improved Crop Models for Climate-smart Agriculture

Incorporating Spatial Heterogeneity in Temperature into Climate Vulnerability Assessments for Coastal Pacific Rivers

Landscape conservation in a changing climate: Implementing and communicating research results

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

Monitoring effectiveness of forest restoration treatments: the importance of space and time

Plant phenology predictions for weather related risk management in major fruit, vegetable, and food crops

Rare Plant Conservation Support

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