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Gregory Asner

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Title:Professor (by Courtesy), EESS; Carnegie Institution, Global Ecology
Primary Affiliation:Department of Environmental Earth System Science
Other Affiliations:Earth Systems, E-IPER, EESS, Carnegie Institution; Global Ecology;
Office Location:Carnegie Institution for Science, Department of Global Ecology
Research Group:Department page (Carnegie Institute of Science: Department of Global Ecology)
Alternative Website:Center on Food Security and the Environment


My research centers on how human activities alter the composition and functioning of ecosystems at regional scales. I combine field work, airborne and satellite mapping, and computer simulation modeling to understand the response of ecosystems to land use and climate change.

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