SYPR Choices

Southern Yucatán Peninsular Region (SYPR) Project

 

 

People of the SYPR Project

PIs and Senior Personnel ICurrent RAs and Graduate Students IFormer personnel who have moved on I SYPR Links to other NASA project

 
SYPR PIs and Senior Personnel
 

B. L. Turner II (Clark) [human-environment geography; has never mastered Spanish!!]

 
 

Jackie Geoghegan (Clark) [resource economist; has never mastered the field!!!]

 

Deborah Lawrence (U. Virginia) [forest ecologists; masters the languages of all her fieldwork sites!]

 
 

John Rogan (Clark) [RS pyrogeographer; has never encountered a fire (or a Yucca brevifolia) he didn't like!]

 
 

Hans Vester (ECOSUR-QR) [forest ecologist; the architecture of all forests must be known!]

 
 
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Carmen Pozo de la Tijera (ECOSUR-QR) [entomologist; counts every butterfly in the region!]

 
 

Sophie Calmé (ECOSUR-QR) [conservation-ecologist; chases tapirs across ruins!]

 

Franciscon Gurri (ECOSUR-Campeche) [anthropologist; surveys every household in the region, even those vacated!]

 
 

Suzanna Ochoa (ECOSUR-Tabasco) [ecologist-remote sensing; never stops traveling around the world!]

 
 

Steven Manson (U. Minnesota) [modeler-geographer; can even model what he has never seen!]

 
 

Eric Keys (Arizona State U.) [human-environment geographer; a true Latin Americanist geographer who likes beer, trucks, and milperos, in that order!]

 
 

Rinku Roy Chowdhury (U. Miami) [integrated land-science geographer; literally does it all and lets you know it!]

   

Laura Schneider (Rutgers) [integrated land-science geographer; believes that bracken fern did in the ancient!]

 
 
Claudia Radel (Clark) [env.-gender geographer; if she occupies a house, it is robbed!]

 

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Tana Wood (U. Virginia post-doc) [Clarkies would like to meet her some day]
   
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Euridice Leyequien Abarca (ECOSUR post-doc) [Mexico to Netherlands to Yucatan]
   
RAs and Linked-Project Graduate Students
   
Jennifer Fallon  
Jennifer Irving (U. Virginia) [hanging with Gabino, the mayor's son]
 
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Rishiraj Das (U. Virginia ) [Lost on the way to his lab]

 
 

Birgit Schmook (Clark) [population geographer; will show Humboldt what real geography is!]

 
Marco at work  

Marco Millones (Clark) [human-environment geographer; knows more about tropical fire than he ever wanted to]

 
 
Fernando Tun
Fernando Tun (ECOSUR) [I'd rather be here than writing my thesis]
 
 

Rebecca Dickson Palmer (Clark) [human-environment geographer; searching for the right biodiversity problem!]

 
 
 
 
 

Former Senior Personnel and RAs Moving On

 

Basil Savitsky

Pedro Marcanio Mendoza

David Foster

Diego Pérez-Salicrup

 

Yelena Ogneva-Himmelberger

Sergio Curtina Villar

Colin Vance

Peter Kleipeis

Florencia Sangermano

Florencia Sangermano

Nick

Nicholas Malizia

 

Lucy

Lucy Diekmann

 

James

James Eaton

Larisa Read

Ximena

Ximena Rueda

Marcia Delonge

Chris

Chris Busch

 

 

 

 

 

 

Former SYPR- NASA Parks-Biodiversity Project

 
 

Andy Hansen (Montana State U.) [ecologist; can’t stop taking pictures is search for a new “new” ecology!]

 
 

Ruth DeFries (U. Maryland) [remote sensing-env. geographer; loves to fly in small planes after eating!]

 

Jan Dempewolf (U. Maryland) [remote sensing geographer; believes that MODIS is the window to the world!)

 
 

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