Kiri Cutting
PhD thesis: Urban Restoration Ecology: Investigating environmental change, ecological function, and enrichment planting
KCutting Urban Restoration Profile Photo






Adam Purcell
MSc thesis: Plant traits in the ephemeral wetlands of the MacKenzie Basin




Claudia Lyons
BScHonours thesis: Leaf and wood decomposition rates






Angela Simpson
MSc thesis: Leaf and wood traits along a broad climatic gradient in New Zealand





Kris Kramer-Walter
MSc thesis: Fine root traits of the indigenous trees of New Zealand

Melissa Jager
MSc thesis:
Plant traits and community assembly in an old-growth kauri forest
Missy Jager






Robert Strahan
PhD thesis: A functional trait perspective on demography, community assembly, and response to long-term grazing






Zach Bastow on top of the world
Undergraduate research assistant

Justy Leppert
in her element
Undergraduate research assistant


Celebratory high-five after collecting the highest elevation leaf and wood trait samples on Fremont Peak on the San Francisco Peaks, Arizona (3648 m)