The University of Arizona

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

Marcus Jernigan

Graduate Student
BS,1992,Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, Arizona
Office Location: 
Forbes 117
Mailing Address: 
1311 E. 4th St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
Program: 
Ecology, Management, and Restoration of Rangelands
Research: 
I study the use of large buffelgrass plants uprooted during manual control as a thatch layer to reduce seedling emergence and two mechanisms (light attenuation and autoallelopathy) that could be responsible for the thatch's inhibitory properties.
Research Topics: 
Ecology Management and Restoration of Rangelands
Invasive Species