Ecology

Parasites can affect ecological processes from the individual to the ecosystem level

Close-up of a horned passalus beetle. By Beth Gavrilles A common woodland beetle that plays an important role in the decomposition of fallen trees may be getting a boost from a surprising source: parasites. New research from the University of Georgia found that horned passalus beetles infected with a nematode...

Two species of vulture can coexist because of respective traits

Findings allow scientists to compare genomes across species

Wurzburger studies how forests respond to disturbances like fire, disease and land use change

As both price and demand rises, harvest pressure on ginseng is likely to increase

Ecology students conduct field work at State Botanical Garden of Georgia