Luke is just back from a week in Paris where he served on an expert working group with the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization to evaluate the invasion risk of Microstegium in Europe.
Chris’s paper is out in Ecology! “http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/14-0797.1, , , doi:
Kerry, Chris, and Luke all presented at the Ecological Society of America conference in Sacramento, CA. Kerry’s presentation on pathogen accumulation was part of a organized session on novel pathogens and Chris presented on how to combine datasets using hierarchical models to predict invasive plant fecundity.