Forest and Woodland Ecosystems Science Program
Contact Information
  • Forest and Woodland Ecosystems Science Program
  • Southwest Forest Science Complex
  • 2500 South Pine Knoll
  • Flagstaff, AZ 86001-6381
  • Alison Hill 928-556-2105
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Research – Plant Biogeography

Overview of Research

Packer franciscana
Packera franciscana, endemic to the San Francisco Peaks near Flagstaff, AZ

Program scientists study the spatial and temporal distribution of plant species and communities.

Ongoing Projects

Can local fire histories be used as tools for restoration across larger geographic regions?

Comparison of tree-ring chronologies and historical fire regimes across a latitudinal gradient in the Colorado Front Range.

For more information, contact Laurie Huckaby.


Scientists conducting research in this category include:

Fornwalt, Paula J    Research Ecologist    970-498-2581
Fowler, James F    Research Ecologist    928-556-2172
Huckaby, Laurie Kay Stroh     Ecologist    970-498-1298
Schoettle, Anna W    Research Plant Ecophysiologist    970-498-1333