Cairn C. Krafft
USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Collection, analysis, and presentation of
Botany and Plant Physiology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ;
Biology, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA;
|Areas of Expertise/Interest:
Plant ecology and taxonomy; wetland reconstruction and monitoring
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center: Star Award,
“Man and Nature Working Together to Create an Urban Wetland,” Exhibit Production, 2001
Rutgers University: Graduate Fellowship, 1985-87
Wellesley College: Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Xi, Durant Scholar, Lucy Branch Allen Prize in Biological Sciences, 1980
Vegetation monitoring at the reconstructed Anacostia River Fringe and Heritage Island Wetlands.
Long-term vegetation monitoring at Rock Creek Park.
Krafft, C.C. and J.S. Hatfileld. 2011. Impacts of deer herbivory on vegetation in Rock Creek Park, 2001-2009. U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/NCR/NCRO/NRTR2011/001, vi, 31 pp. PDF
Beyer, W. N., C. Krafft, S. Klassen, C. E. Green, and R. L. Chaney. 2011. Relating injury to the forest ecosystem near Palmerton, PA, to zinc contamination from smelting. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 61(3):376-388. abstract
Krafft, C. C., J. S. Hatfield, and R. S. Hammerschlag. 2010. Tidal Freshwater Wetland Herbivory in Anacostia Park. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/NCR/NCRO/NRTR2010/002 U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service , Washington, D.C. vii, 28 pp. PDF
Paul, M., C. Krafft, and D. Hammerschlag. 2006. Avian comparisons between Kingman and Kenilworth Marshes: Final report 2001-2004. [USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center] , [Laurel, Maryland]. 79 pp. PDF
C. and S. Handel. 1991. The Role of Carnivory in the Growth and
Reproduction of Drosera filiformis
and D. rotundifolia. Bulletin
of the Torrey Botanical Club 118(1):12-19.
C. 1989. “Construction of a 32-acre Palustrine Wetland in Ocean
County, New Jersey,” Paper and Presentation for Eastern Conference on
Wetland Issues in Land Use and Real Estate, Resource Education Institute,
C. 1988. “Capture and Use of Prey by Drosera
filiformis, Drosera intermedia,
and Drosera rotundifolia,”
Master’s Thesis, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
C. 1980. “Food Preferences of the Eastern Gray Squirrel, Sciurus
carolinensis, in Eastern Massachusetts,” Undergraduate Thesis,
Wellesley College, Wellesley, Massachusetts.
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