Welcome to Dr. Lisa Schulte Moore's lab at Iowa State University. We study human-landscape interactions, and are particularly interested in the causes, consequences, and design of land-use change. Through this research, we hope to improve the scientific basis for decisions that impact people and our natural resources. We hope to foster resilient, sustainable ecosystems and prosperous human communities. You can find information about our members, research, and outreach on this website. Contact us with questions. 

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Recent News

December 1, 2018

Lisa is now the Associate Director of ISU's Bioeconomy Institute, where she leads up partnerships in sustainable biomass production. Read the press release here.

November 17, 2018

On November 28, Lisa will deliver a presentation on a new Presidential Interdisciplinary Research Initiative at Iowa State, C-CHANGE, in the weekly colloquium series of Graduate Program in Sustainable Agriculture. The presentation will be held in 0013 Curtiss Hall and followed by discussion and a social period. 

October 26, 2018

The lab is excited to host Dr. Laura Jackson, Director of the University of Northern Iowa Tallgrass Prairie Center, at ISU and for the NREM Departmental Seminar on November 9th. The seminar will be held at 3:10 pm in 164E Lagomarcino Hall.

October 3, 2018

Find members of the PEWI team at the Iowa Academy of Science - Teaching Section meeting on Oct. 8 in Ankeny.

September 21, 2018

The lab is excited to host Dr. Mike Eichholz from Southern Illinois University on September 20-21. Dr. Eichholz will be talking about his research on grassland birds at the NREM Departmental Seminar on Friday, Sept. 21 at 3:10 in 164E Lagomarcino Hall. 

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