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Research in the Lindo lab integrates community ecology, ecosystem ecology, and taxonomy to study the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem function in Canadian soil systems.  

General Research Interests

  • Processes that generate, maintain or alter patterns of biodiversity

  • Causes and consequences of biodiversity loss

  • Relationship between biodiversity and terrestrial ecosystem function


Now seeking graduate students for 2017

Undergrads - email us about funded summer positions!!!


Lab News

Jan. 4 /17 - Welcome Jordan Kustec! New MSc in the Lindo lab.

Dec. 9/16 - Congratulatons to Asma (Dr. Asemaninejad) on successfully defending her PhD!

Catherine adds another publication to her CV with "Peatland carbon dynamics driven by plant growth form — evidence of graminoid priming effects" look for it soon in Plant and Soil.

Asma has another manuscript from her PhD thesis accepted for publication in Microbial Ecology titled "Experimental climate change modifies degradative succession in boreal peatland fungal communities"