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Speaker Series

Patricia Lopez, Postdoctoral Fellow
Dartmouth College
"Treponematosis in Haiti: the conflation of a disease during the US occupation (1915-1934)"
October 29, 2014
4:00 p.m.  - Rockefeller 1930's Room

Karen Hebert
Assistant Professor
Yale University
"Chronicle of a disaster foretold: Science, risk, and the politics of imperilment in Bristol Bay, Alaska"
November 6, 2014
4:00 p.m. 021 Fairchild



Geography Department
6017 Fairchild
Hanover, NH 03755
Phone: (603) 646-3378
Fax: (603) 646-1601

Laura Conkey

ConkeyAssociate Professor of Geography

Ph.D., University of Arizona, 1982

  • Biogeography, tree-ring studies, forest history and stand dynamics
  • Vegetation-physical environment relationships, environmental history and change
  • Feminism and science

Fairchild 019 | (603) 646-3381

Recent Publications

  • 1996 "Reflected-light image analysis of conifer tree for reconstructing climate" w/Sheppard & Graumlich, The Holocene, 6 (1):62-68.
  • 1995 "Disjunct jack pine (Pinus Banksian Lamb.) Structure and dynamics, Acadia National Park, Maine" w/Keifer & Lloyd, Ecoscience2 (2):168-176.
  • 1989 "Historical Dynamics of an Old-Growth Red Spruce Stand: reconstruction from Tree Ring and Stand Analysis" w/Cogbill, Bull. Ecol. Society of America70 (2):85-86.
  • 1988 "Decline in Old-Growth Red Spruce in Western Maine: An Analysis of Wood Density and Climate ," Can. J. of For. Res. 18:1063-1068.

Last Updated: 9/10/12