Current Faculty

Todd Z. Osborne

Assistant Professor, Biogeochemistry

Wetland Biogeochemistry Laboratory

The Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience


Program Areas

  • SWS4800/5805 Environmental Soil and Water Monitoring Techniques
  • SWS 5050 Soils for Environmental Professionals
Departmental Research Areas:

Research focus:
Biogeochemical cycling of organic carbon and other nutrients in wetland soils and aquatic ecosystems; role of organic matter as driver and modulator of wetland ecosystem functions; role of aquatic vegetation in DOM/POM/nutrient dynamics, soil accretion; fire ecology of wetlands and impacts to biogeochemical cycles and ecosystem responses, soil subsidence; coastal processes with respect to seagrass and mangrove productivity and organic matter cycling, sub-aqueous soil pedogenisis; soil biogeochemical processes associated with coastal forest retreat and development of salt marsh ecosystems; wetland soils as natural water quality treatment systems.

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UF Whitney Lab for Marine Bioscience
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