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Jessica O'Connell

Assistant Research Scientist

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231 Marine Sciences Bldg
Research Interests:

I answer landscape-scale questions about marsh plant productivity, distributions, and resiliency through data science, remote sensing, observational field studies and experiments.

Events featuring Jessica O'Connell

261 Marine Science Bldg

Detailed information on vegetation phenology in salt marshes is useful for understanding patterns in plant production and carbon sequestration. I used high-frequency PhenoCam imagery to characterize the phenophases of Spartina alterniflora, the dominant macrophyte in eastern U.S. salt marshes. These observations showed differences of > 1…

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