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Sarah Hart

Biogeography, Dendrochronology

Ph.D. Geography 2014

Physical Geography
Tom Veblen (Faculty Advisor)


2014 - Climate variability and the susceptibility of Engelmann spruce to spruce beetle outbreak in northwestern Colorado

Research Interests

My research interests are broadly focused on the impacts of past and future climate variability on environmental systems. I am currently researching relationships between climate and bark beetle disturbance in subalpine forests.

Selected Publications

Hart, S.J. . (2011). A Review of Fundamentals of Tree-Ring Research -- James H. Speer. Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, 2010. xxii and 360 pp., 99 b/w photos, 58 illustrations, 9 tables, and 1 map. $59.95 cloth (ISBN - 978-0-8165-2684-0). The Professional Geographer 63:150. 10.1080/00330124.2010.536466

Publications updated January 2011

Labs & Facilities

Biogeography Lab

The Biogeography Lab of the Geography Department is directed by Professor Thomas T. Veblen and supports research in the areas of forest dynamics, disturbance ecology and dendroecology.

Recent courses taught