New online book chapter on mycorrhizas

Cameron and Nicole have published a new online book chapter for eLS Wiley & Sons, check it out here!


Field course in stable isotope methods in ecology with University of Bayreuth

We just got back from the Hakalau Forest¬†National Wildlife Refuge on Hawaii Island where Nicole, Chris and Sean were leading a field course in stable isotopes in ecology with students from the University of Bayreuth Germany taught by Prof. Gerhard Gebauer. Using carbon and nitrogen stable isotope analysis we’ll be examining how nitrogen fixation by the native tree Acacia koa differs between remnant and restored forest habitats.


Future Tech podcast with Dr. Nicole Hynson


Nicole recently did an interview for the Future Tech podcast, you can listen to it here!


News feature in Science Magazine


Check out this news piece in Science Magazine on some of our research on the microbiomes of a Hawaiian watershed.

So long Tanja!


We’re sad to see undergraduate research assistant Tanja leave, but happy that she will be interning at Lyon Arboretum. Thank you for all your help over the last couple of years Tanja!

Undergrad research Assistant Danyel Yogi nominated for student employee of the year!


While she didn’t win, she’s still a winner to us! Congrats to lab member Danyel Yogi on her nomination and her acceptance into an NSF REU summer program at Cornell University – we’ll miss you!