Stefan Schnitzer, a biology professor at Marquette University and a research associate at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
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The focus of Dr. Stefan Schnitzer's lab has been understanding the forces that structure plant communities, maintain species diversity, control species distributions and allow species to co-exist.Jul 9th, 2019 by Marquette University
These vines climb trees to reach the forest canopy, where their leaves absorb the sunlight required for tree growth.Jun 12th, 2017 by Marquette University
Marquette biologist earns $900,000 grant to advance studies on climate-driven changes in tropical forests
Accelerated vine growth linked to climate change, professor foundJun 30th, 2016 by Marquette University
The three-year project by Marquette biologists found that the amount of carbon absorbed in a tropical forest in Panama decreased by 76 percent per year when the woody vines, called lianas, were present.Oct 12th, 2015 by Marquette University