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Ellen Damschen

Ellen Damschen

Expert on terrestrial ecology, conservation biology and restoration ecology within grassland and savanna ecosystems.

Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Work: 608-262-2636 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page Twitter: @edamschen


  • plant community ecology
  • habitat fragmentation and landscape corridors
  • climate change impacts on diversity


  • Bioinformatics Postdoctoral Fellow, National Science Foundation
  • Outstanding Paper in Landscape Ecology, International Association of Landscape Ecology, 2002
  • Research featured in New York Times and on National Public Radio