Lydia R. O'Halloran

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Postdoctoral research, UC Santa Barbara and Oregon State University
Ph.D. 2007 University of Virginia (Environmental Sciences)
M.S. 2004  University of Virginia (Environmental Sciences)
B.A. 2000   Oberlin College (Biology)

Course I teach in Biology
Plant Kingdom
(I am also teaching in environmental science.)


Recent Publications

Hautier, Y. et al. 2014. Eutrophication weakens stabilizing effects of diversity in natural grasslands. Nature 508: 521-525.

Borer, E.T. et al. 2014. Herbivores and nutrients control grassland plant diversity via light limitation. Nature 508:517-520.

Seabloom, E.W. et al. 2013. Predicting invasion in grassland ecosystems: is exotic dominance the real embarrassment of richness?  Global Change Biology 19: 3677-3687.

O'Halloran, L.R. et al. 2013. Regional contingencies in the relationship between aboveground biomass and litter in the world's grasslands. PLoS ONE 8(2): e54988. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054988.

Adler, P. et al. 2011. Productivity is a poor predictor of plant species richness.  Science 333: 1750-1753.

Firn, J. et al. 2011. Abundance of introduced species at home predicts abundance away in herbaceous communities.  Ecology Letters 14(3): 274-281.