Rae joined the lab in Fall 2013. She is a PhD student interested in forest mycorrhizal ecology. She is currently studying the effects of increased fire intensity and frequency on mycorrhizal communities in interior Alaska. She is also looking at the effects of lodgepole pine introduction on native mycorrhizal communities.
Presentations & Publications
DeVan, M. R., Taylor, D. L.“Fire, fungi, and a changing boreal forest” Oral presentation at the Mycological Society of America Annual Meeting, Berkeley, CA Aug. 2016.
DeVan, M. R., Taylor, D. L.“Fire, fungi, and a changing boreal forest” Poster presentation at the 8th International Conference on Mycorrhizae, Flagstaff, AZ Aug. 2015.