2020 Volume 4 Purchase College Journal of Ecology

Editor’s note: This issue of the Purchase College Journal of Ecology was published during the COVID-19 pandemic when General Ecology was taught entirely remotely. I would like to commend the students for their hard work during this very difficult semester. Thank you for continuing to push yourselves to do innovative science and work together even when we could not be together.

Salmoiraghi, A., P. Cruz, J. Gifford, and J. Mickens. 2020. Tree species richness and circumference vary between rural, suburban, and urban environments. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 4: 2 - 10. 

Bell, S., G. Gisser, Z. Mitchell, and J. Zippelli. 2020. Runoff containing disinfectants being overused during the COVID-19 pandemic may have negative impacts on plant life. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 4: 11 - 18. 

Godoy, Y., M. Molina, E. Seidman, and K. Cooleen. 2020. Urban birds have shorter flight initiation distances (FIDs) than rural counterparts. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 4: 19 - 26. 

Fabrizio, M., A.J. Jacobus-Oseroff, G. Mendez, K. Starkey. 2020. Pollinators prefer native plants over non-native plants. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 4: 27 - 36. 

Ramirez, R.A., A. Bowman, S. Jimenez, and E. Beilin. 2020. Blue jays are more likely to spend time feeding in covered areas. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 4: 37 - 43.

2019 Volume 3 Purchase College Journal of Ecology

Winter, V., S. Rubock, R. Lodes, and A. Brown. 2019. Invasive plants adversely affect soil chemistry and growth of native seedlings. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 3: 2 - 9. 

Dicanio, Z, M. Graham, K. Robeson, and A. Creutzfeldt. 2019. Birds prefer unoccupied bird feeders compared to feeders with realistic of non-realistic threats. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 3: 10 - 18. 

Cavalieri, M, J. Consalvo, T. Rushford, and A. Selino. 2019. Pesticides impair the growth of sunflower and pumpkin seeds. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 3: 19 - 26. 

Kranjac, D., D. Crowley, and D. Parker. 2019. Water quality testing at varied urban runoff locations shows impacts on stream health. Purchase College Journal of Ecology 3: 27 - 36.

2018 Volume 2 Purchase College Journal of Ecology

2017 Volume 1 Purchase College Journal of Ecology