Monthly Archives: September 2008

Researchers Publish Paper on Hurricane Impact of Tropical Forest

AMBIO-thumbLecturer and MAT Director of Science Education Dan Bisaccio, in collaboration with an international team of researchers, has learned that their research on the impact of Hurricane Wilma to a Yucatan tropical forest has been accepted for publication in AMBIO – Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Their paper, Vulnerability of tropical forest ecosystems to large hurricanes: multiple responses across complex seral landscapes, includes pre- and post- hurricane data with discussion of responses by flora and fauna in a tropical ecosystem.