USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
12100 Beech Forest Rd
Laurel, MD 20708
|Biological Science Technician|
| Primary Responsibilities:
Research amphibian populations in the Northeastern United States.
MS, University of New Hampshire, Wildlife Ecology, 2004
BA, Colby College, Biology, 2000
|Areas of Expertise/Interest: Amphibian ecology; wetland ecology.
Monitoring and developing protocols for amphibian populations in the National Capital Region NPS.
Dynamics of vernal pool breeding amphibians.
Mattfeldt, S.D. and E.H.C. Grant. 2007. Are two methods better than one? Area constrained transects and leaf litterbags for sampling stream salamanders. Herpetological Review 38:43-45.
Mattfeldt, S.D. 2004. Effects of wetland isolation and surrounding landscape characteristics on vernal pool-dependent amphibians. MS Thesis. University of New Hampshire.
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