Chelse Prather is the director of the Insect Ecology Lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Dayton. Her work with students addresses questions at the interface of community and ecosystem ecology, particularly those that deal with the relationship between humans and insects. Prather has studied these types of questions in a variety of ecosystems from rainforests in Puerto Rico to rare grasslands in Texas. Lunch at 11:30 and the lecture at noon.
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