545 Russel Labs
I am interested in Odonate community dynamics within agricultural systems. We are investigating their trophic position and subsequent implications regarding their impact on pest populations in cranberry bogs.
M.S. Entomology and Agroecology, UW Madison; expected 2017
B.S. Horticulture, New Mexico State University 2015
B.S. Conservation Ecology, New Mexico State University 2015
Chavez, M.Y. McCauley, S.J. Mabry, K.E. Hammond, J.I. In Press. Differential responses of two ecologically similar aquatic insect species (Odonata) to variation in temperature and resources. International Journal of Odontology.
Honors and Awards
NSF GRFP recipient
UW Madison SciMed fellowship recipient
Personal Interests: painting, hiking, reading, baking