KEY RESEARCH AREAS

Carbon Dynamics and Ecosystem Services

Includes research on soil carbon and greenhouse gas assessment, carbon sequestion and climate change, carbon dynamics and modeling, bioenergy, soil quality, microbial and chemical diversity, risk assessment and development and evaluation of ecological indicators. More>>

Landscape Analysis and Modeling

Includes research on pedologic processes, landscape hydrology, geospatial and geostatistical models, mechanistic models, remote sensing, and geophysical imaging. More>>

Nutrient, Pesticide and Waste Management

Includes research on sustainable agriculture, precision farming, water quality and conservation, waste management, waste water reuse and nutrient cycling. More>>

Soil, Water and Aquifer Remediation

Includes research on fate and transport of emerging contaminants and toxic organics and metals, in situ metal immobilization, bioremediation, phytoremediation, ecosystem restoration, molecular microbial ecology, hydrology and groundwater quality. More>>

Wetlands and Aquatic Ecosystems

Includes research on elemental cycling and biogeochemistry, subaqueous soils, wetland delineation, soil-water-plan relationships, and restoration of wetlands and lakes.  More>>