Department of Botany
University of Wisconsin
430 Lincoln Drive
Madison, WI 53706-1381
Office: 338 Birge Hall
Email: kkmichels (at) wisc.edu
BA English, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
MS Environmental Studies, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
Plant community ecology, edge effects, historical landscape ecology of seasonal forests, old-growth forests, ecology of Sequoia sempervirens communities.
1) High-resolution paleoecological and modern ecological to analyze edge effects on the Sylvania Wilderness in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. 2) Characterization of old-growth Sequoia sempervirens stands in Mendocino County, California.