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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


Lab News

Jun 19/18 - So excited for Carlos and Matt to attend OSU Summer Acarology Program 2018

Jun 16/18 - Happy to welcome Madelaine Anderson into the lab (co-supervised with Branfireun) as our new MSc in Sept.

Jun 11/18 - Back from a wonderful trip to out beautiful peatland field sites!

Apr 11/18 - Congratulations to Dev who submitted his BSc Honor's thesis on peatland nematodes today.  Great work Dev!

April 4/18 -Article with Nancy Shackelford and Brian Starzomski (UVic) is out: https://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/ecy.2196?af=R

Feb 6/18 - Asma's paper on fungal communities under experimental climate change is published in Soil Biology and Biochemistry: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0038071718300282