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Education and Degrees
Yale University, School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
Ph.D. in Tropical Forest Ecology / Silviculture, 2002. Advisor: P. Mark S. Ashton
Yale University, School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.
M.F.S. in Tropical Forest Science, 1992. Advisor: Florencia Montagnini
B.A. in Zoology with Minor in French, 1983
Ogden, F.L., Crouch, T.D., Stallard, R.F., Hall, J.S. in press. Effect of land cover and use on dry-season river runoff, runoff efficiency and peak storm runoff in the seasonal tropics of Central Panama. Water Resources Research
Van Breugel, M., Hall J.S., Craven, D., Bailon, M., Hernandez, A., Abbene, M., van Breugel, P. in press. Succession of ephemeral secondary forests and their limited role for the conservation of floristic diversity in a human-modified tropical landscape. PLOS ONE.
Battermann, S.A., Hedin, L.O., van Breugel, M., Ransijn, J., Craven, D., Hall, J.S. 2013. Tropical carbon sink depends upon N2 fixation and biodiversity. Nature 502:224-227.
Breugel, M. van, Hall, J.S., Craven, D.J., Gregoire, T.G., Park, A., Dent, D.H., Wishnie, M.H., Mariscal, E., Deago, J., Ibarra, D., Cedeno, N., and M.S. Ashton. 2011. Early growth and survival of 49 tropical tree species across differing soil fertility and rainfall gradients in Panama. Forest Ecology and Management 261, 1580-1589.
Hall, J.S., Ashton, M.S., Garen, E.J., Jose, S. 2011. The ecology and ecosystem services of native trees: Implications for reforestation and land restoration in Mesoamerica. Forest Ecology and Management 261, 1553-1557.
Hall, J.S., Harris, D.J., Medjibe, V., and Ashton, P.M.S. 2003. Effects of selective logging on forest structure and tree species composition in a Central African forest: implications for management of conservation areas. Forest Ecology and Management 183, 249-264.
Hall, J.S., White, L.J.T., Inogwabini, B.I., Omari, I., Morland, H.S., Williamson, E.A., Walsh, P., Saltonstall, K., Sikubwabo, C., Bonny, D., Kaleme, K.P., Vedder, A., and Freeman, K. 1998. A survey of Grauer's gorillas (Gorilla gorilla graueri) and chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) in the extension of Kahuzi-Biega National Park and adjacent forest in eastern Congo. International Journal of Primatology 19, 207-235.