Name: Sudan Garner
Hometown: Jamaica, NY
Research Interests: Tropical Ecology, Rangeland Ecology, Restoration, Conservation, Community Engagement in Environmental Sciences
Major: Environmental Biology
Dreams: I would love to earn a PhD in Ecology and become a field-based researcher for my community.
It is important for scientists to make their research available and useful to the public.
My goal is to make ecological research and associated restoration practices accessible in order to improve the quality of local ecosystems and natural resource management.
Summer 2015: Managing Reed Canary Grass at Nygren Wetland Preserve; Program: Beloit College Sustainability Fellows; Faculty Mentor: Dr. Yaffa Grossman
Summer 2014: The Hidden Costs of Agriculture-- Exploring the Effects of Phosphorus Runoff on Aquatic Plants; Program: Beloit College McNair Research; Faculty Mentor: Dr. Yaffa Grossman