Research on wildlife-plant interactions, and effects of disturbance, management, land-use and climate change on biodiversity

Contact: Charles Kwit, Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, University of Tennessee, 274 Ellington Plant Sciences Building, Knoxville, TN 37996

Lab News

Chelsea Miller wins conservation scholarship

Chelsea Miller, EEB Ph.D. student in the Kwit Lab, was recently awarded the 2015 Catherine H. Beattie Fellowship through the Garden Club of America. The award is geared to promote conservation of rare… Read More

Undergraduates participate in ant seed dispersal research

Angie Mestas (New Mexico State University) and Jake Nash (Oberlin College) participated in the University of Virginia’s Mountain Lake Biological Station Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) … Read More

President & CEO of Great Smoky Mountains Institute visits UT

Jen Jones, President & CEO of Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont (GSMIT) visited UT-Knoxville twice in 2015. Charlie hosted her first visit, where she gave an overview of GSMIT and the opp… Read More