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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


May 4/17 - Looking forward to CSEE in Victoria.  Carlos (PhD), Asma (PDF) and Julia (MSc) will all be presenting

Apr. 29/17 - It has been a busy few weeks in the Lindo Lab.  Congratulations to Rachel Chambers (MSc) and Julia Palozzi (MSc) who successfully defended, and Jordan Kustec (MSc) who passed his proposal assessment

Mar. 8/17 - Join the Lindo Lab at Western's EnviroCon.  We will have live soil organisms, and Honor's student Nicole Pepe will be presenting her thesis

Feb. 16/17 - Vertical distribution of fungi in hollows and hummocks of boreal peatlands by Asemaninejad et al. is accepted in Fungal Ecology