Emily Palmquist successfully defends her dissertation

Congratulations to Dr. Emily Palmquist, who successfully defended her dissertation on November 28th! Emily was hired as a Biologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, Southwest Biological Science Center. She will continue her work studying how Glen Canyon Dam operations impact riparian plant communities and develop new riparian research projects in the southwest.

The second chapter of Emily’s dissertation was published in December in the American Journal of Botany, available online here.