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Working Landscapes: Doing Science To Help People and Nature


Jul 21, 2020 06:45 PM

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Kim Komatsu
Ecosystem Conservation Ecologist @Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Dr. Kim Komatsu is an ecologist at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Edgewater, Maryland, where she leads the Ecosystem Conservation Lab. Kim’s research focuses on the effects of human-caused global change factors on plant, insect, and microbial communities, and how we can harness the power of interactions among these organisms to promote conservation. Kim holds a Ph.D. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Yale University, and a B.S. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the University of California, Irvine. She is an active science participant in new Smithsonian initiatives focused on conservation, including the Smithsonian Conservation Commons (https://conservationcommons.si.edu/) and Working Land and Seascapes (https://wls.si.edu/). For additional information, visit SERC’s Ecosystem Conservation Lab website at https://serc.si.edu/labs/ecosystem-conservation. (Photo: Karin Burghardt)