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Profiled Research

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Updates From the Field

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Research and Publication Updates

  • Peterson, C, VT Eviner, A Gaudin. 2018. Ways forward for resilience research in agroecosystems. Agricultural Systems 162: 19-27.
  • Eviner, VT and CM Malmstrom. 2018. California’s native perennial grasses provide strong suppression of goatgrass and medusahead. Grasslands, 28: 3-6.

Lab Accomplishments

  • December 2019– Sarah Gaffney has received the Sally Casey Shooting Stars Graduate Research Scholarship from the Santa Clara Chapter of the California Native Plant Society!
  • January 2020 – Valerie Eviner has been named a Community Engaged Learning Faculty Fellow. Read about it here

Outreach to Management and Policy

  • January 2019 – Eviner will present at Ecofarm on managing for resilience under a changing climate.

Education Outreach

The spring 2017 Restoration Ecology class worked with Solano County Resource Conservation District on a restoration plan for Centennial Park in Vacaville.

Eviner’s work bringing at-risk kids into the outdoors was featured in a Sierra Club blog (click here).