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Details of Dr. Louise Wootton   


Gender female
Job title Professor
Department Biology
Georgian Court University ( GCU)
900 Lakewood Ave. Lakewood 08701
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 732 987 2349
Fax 732 987 2010
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Website http://gcuonline.georgian.edu/wootton_l/
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Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Researching the impact of the invasive Asiatic Sand Sedge, Carex kobomugi, and other invasive species in New Jersey's Coastal Dune Ecosystems. Developing BMPs for invasive species removal and restoration of native dune communities. Moniotoring impact of different storm water basin designs on effectiveness of nutrient removal.
Working languages English
Skills/Expertise Coastal Dune Ecology, impact of invasive species on dune geomorphology and ecosystem function, dune restoration, sustainability. Curriculum Design. Director of the deCamp Herbarium
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Louise WOOTTON)

Wootton, L.S. 2007. First observation of Carex macrocephala on the Atlantic coast of North America. Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 134(1): 126-134
Burkitt, J and Wootton L. 2011. Effects of Disturbance and Age of Invasion on the Impact of the Invasive Sand Sedge, Carex kobomugi, on Native Dune Plant Populations in New Jersey's Coastal Dunes. J. Coastal Research 27(1):182-193

Created: 2010-05-28 Last Updated: 2015-05-15 by Louise WOOTTON