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to the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Alabama. At this site you will find information about undergraduate degrees, courses and programs, and contact information for faculty, staff, and graduate students. You will also find descriptions of faculty research programs, and graduate programs in Ecology, Evolution and Systematics and Molecular and Cellular Biology.



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Research Spotlight

  • Modeling longleaf pine regeneration

    Dr. Christina Staudhammer is a forest biometrician. She and her graduate student, John Boyd, are working in collaboration with Dr. Robert Mitchell at the Joseph W. Jones Ecological Research Center in Ichauway, Georgia to identify the factors that affect longleaf pine regeneration and to develop more efficient sampling designs for spatially aggregated species. Longleaf pine […]