Expertise offered by Unit

Research interests of Unit officeholders

Peter Clinton

  • forest ecology and management
  • plant soil relationships in natural and managed forests
  • ecosystem studies linking soil processes to cambial processes
  • impacts of intensive land management (forest management, weed management, biosolids application, land use change) practices on environmental sustainability and productive capacity of forest soils, including composition and function of soil microbial communities

Thomas Fox

  • forest soils
  • tree nutrition
  • sustainability of plantation ecosystems

Hailong Wang

  • forest soil carbon sequestration
  • forest soil nitrogen dynamics
  • forest nutrient management and water quality