Publications & Results

Publications and outcomes from on-going and completed projects.
Resource Titlesort descending Brief Summary
Save the Turtles! And the Grizzlies? Or the Woodpeckers? Prioritizing Endangered Species Conservation (2013-1) Nov 15, 2013

This resource was developed as part of the Teaching Socio-Environmental Synthesis with Case Studies short course, held at SESYNC in July 2013. This case has been tested in a classroom.

Scale dependence of environmental controls on the functional diversity of coral reef fish communities Sep 18, 2017

Article published in Global Ecology and Biogeography.

Science and Federal Environmental Decisions: A Survey of Interactions, Successes, and Difficulties Feb 01, 2017

Discussion paper published by Resources for the Future.

Science for action at the local landscape scale Oct 01, 2013

Article published in Landscape Ecology.

Seasonal drivers of geographically isolated wetland hydrology in a low-gradient, Coastal Plain landscape Jan 28, 2020

Article published in Journal of Hydrology.

 

Seeds of Change Nov 27, 2015

Climate change could disrupt plants' dispersal of seeds.

Seeking Cures for North Korea’s Environmental Ills Mar 23, 2012

 

Margaret Palmer got a firsthand look earlier this month at a looming ecological catastrophe that few other scientists have witnessed. On a rare foray into North Korea’s countryside, Palmer, director of the University of Maryland’s National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center in Annapolis, saw a landscape of wasted soil and rivers choked with silt from erosion. “Farmers were working the land right down to the water’s edge,” she says.

 

Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time: North American Beavers in Tierra del Fuego (2014-13) Jan 10, 2015

This resource was developed as part of the Teaching Socio-Environmental Synthesis with Case Studies short course, held at SESYNC in July 2014.

Self-transportation in a Changing Climate Mar 03, 2016

As more communities encourage walking and biking, they must also create refuges from bad weather. Article in Yale Climate Connections.

Serious Gaming: Helping Stakeholders Address Community Problems Jun 09, 2016

Article published in Integration and Implementation Insights.

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