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John Kominoski

John Kominoski

FCE Site Role
Principal Investigator

Affiliation
Florida International University

Research
Biodiversity-ecosystem functioning, global change biology, terrestrial-aquatic linkages

FCE Working groups
Abiotic Resources & Stressors, Vegetation, Detritus & Microbes, Hydrologic Connectivity

  • Contact
    • Mailing address:
    • Department of Biological Sciences
    • Florida International University
    • 11200 SW 8th St, OE 167
    • Miami, FL 33199
  • Recent FCE Leveraged Projects
    CESU: Assessing Near-Field and Landscape Scale Ecological Effects of the Modified Water Deliveries and Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan Projects in Northeast Shark River Slough, Everglades National Park

    Authors: Kominoski, J., E.E. Gaiser, N.J. Dorn
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Sep 2021 - 31 Aug 2026

    RCN-HERS: Research Coordination Network for Hurricane Ecosystem Response Synthesis

    Authors: Patrick, C., J. Kominoski, W.H. McDowell, B.A. Stauffer
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 Jun 2020 - 31 Dec 2024

    Collaborative Research: Scales and Drivers of Dissolved Organic Carbon across Diverse Urban Watersheds

    Authors: Kominoski, J.
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 May 2021 - 30 Apr 2024

    CESU: Dredging Impacts on Sediment Phosphorus Mineralization at the Northern Boundary of Everglades National Park

    Authors: Kominoski, J.
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Feb 2021 - 31 Jan 2024

    Understanding seagrass inputs on the mangrove soil elevation in Biscayne National Park

    Authors: Kominoski, J.
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 23 Jul 2021 - 31 Dec 2023

    SOFL-CESU: Investigate sediment and floc transport of phosphorus at S333 gated structure on the northern boundary of Everglades National Park

    Authors: Kominoski, J.
    Funding organization: Everglades National Park-CESU
    Time period: 01 Apr 2020 - 31 Mar 2023

    Collaborative Research: Scales and drivers of variability in dissolved organic carbon across diverse urban watersheds

    Authors: Hale, R., J. Kominoski, K. Capps, J. Morse, A. Roy, K. Hopkins
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 Jan 2020 - 01 Jan 2023

    Hurricane Irma effects on Florida Everglades mangroves: Assessment of resilience and trajectories of recovery

    Authors: Castañeda-Moya, E., T. Troxler, J. Kominoski, D. Lagomasino, J.P. Sah
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Jun 2020 - 31 Dec 2022

    Assessing near-field and landscape scale ecological effects of the Modified Water Deliveries and Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan Projects in Northeast Shark River Slough, Everglades National Park

    Authors: Gaiser, E., Kominoski, J., J.C. Trexler, L.J. Scinto
    Funding organization: Everglades National Park
    Time period: 01 Oct 2016 - 30 Sep 2021

    Quantifying how variability in hydroperiod and fire mediate plant-soil biogeochemical cycling and productivity in boundary wetlands of Everglades National Park

    Authors: Kominoski, J., E.E. Gaiser, A. Nocentini
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Aug 2018 - 01 Aug 2021

    The effects of projected sea-level rise on Everglades coastal ecosystems: Enhancing and continuing experiments to evaluate peat collapse and landscape vulnerability

    Authors: Troxler, T., J. Kominoski, E.E. Gaiser, F.H. Sklar, D.T. Rudnick, S.E. Davis
    Funding organization: Florida Sea Grant, NOAA
    Time period: 01 Feb 2018 - 01 Feb 2021

    The effects of shifting coastal wetland plant communities on the restoration of food webs that support coastal living resources

    Authors: Armitage, A., J. Kominoski, S.C. Pennings
    Funding organization: NOAA, Texas Sea Grant
    Time period: 01 Jan 2018 - 01 Jan 2021

    Ecosystem responses to hurricanes synthesis workshop

    Authors: Patrick, C., W.H. McDowell, J. Kominoski
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 14 Nov 2018 - 31 Oct 2020

    Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network. Subaward from Arizona State University

    Authors: Gaiser, E., J. Kominoski, T. Troxler, K. Grove, R. Roy Chowdhury
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 Jun 2015 - 01 Jun 2020

  • Recent FCE Presentations

    Anderson, K.J., and J. Kominoski. 2022. How are increases in marine and fresh water changing coastal wetland DOC? 2022 LTER All Scientists Meeting, Asilomar, California, September 19, 2022 - September 23, 2022.

    Restrepo, V., E. Castañeda-Moya, J. Kominoski, and E. Solohin. 2022. Post-hurricane mangrove regeneration along subsidy-stress in the FCE. 2022 LTER All Scientists Meeting, Asilomar, California, September 19, 2022 - September 23, 2022.

    Richey, A., J. Kominoski, P.C. Olivas, and S.L. Malone. 2022. Water level and surface salinity trends in the Everglades freshwater-saline ecotone. 2022 LTER All Scientists Meeting, Asilomar, California, September 19, 2022 - September 23, 2022.

    Kominoski, J., B.A. Ball, T. Bell, G. Gerrish, P.E. Gutierrez-Fonseca, K. Hall, P.M. Medeiros, and J.A. Rudgers. 2022. Ecological sensitivities to pulse dynamics and antecedent climate: insights from across US LTER sites. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2022, Montreal, Canada, August 17, 2022.

    Montenegro, K., J. Kominoski, K. Whelan, and M.C. Prats. 2022. Quantifying how increased marine hydrologic inputs affect coastal mangrove soil accretion and elevation. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 20, 2022.

    Smith, M.A., J. Kominoski, and K.J. Anderson. 2022. Carbon fluxes across ecosystem interfaces: Sources, cycling, and fate. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 20, 2022.

    Smith, M.A., J. Kominoski, and K.J. Anderson. 2022. Investigating long-term spatiotemporal variation in dissolved organic matter composition in subtropical coastal wetlands . Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 20, 2022.

    Hoffman, S., J. Kominoski, K.J. Anderson, A. Nocentini, E.E. Gaiser, and J. Redwine. 2022. Freshwater rehydration increases primary production and mobilizes legacy phosphorus in Everglades marshes. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 18, 2022.

    Anderson, K.J., J. Kominoski, A. Nocentini, S. Hoffman, and M.A. Smith. 2022. Nutrient limitation interacts with carbon sources and hydrology to drive dissolved organic matter in wetlands. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 17, 2022.

    Kominoski, J., C. Patrick, W.H. McDowell, and B.A. Stauffer. 2022. Coordinating storms and data streams: Hurricane Ecosystem Response Synthesis (HERS-RCN) . Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting (JASM), Grand Rapids, Michigan, May 16, 2022.

    Anderson, K.J., J. Kominoski, A. Nocentini, and S. Hoffman. 2022. Nutrient limitation interacts with carbon sources and hydrology to drive dissolved organic matter in wetlands. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Hoffman, S., J. Kominoski, K.J. Anderson, A. Nocentini, E.E. Gaiser, and J. Redwine. 2022. Freshwater rehydration increases primary production and mobilizes legacy phosphorus in Everglades marshes. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Montenegro, K., J. Kominoski, K. Whelan, and M.C. Prats. 2022. Quantifying how increased marine hydrologic inputs affect coastal mangrove soil accretion and elevation. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Mannetti, L.M., E. Cook, E.E. Gaiser, M. Garriga, K. Grove, D.M. Iwaniec, J. Kominoski, T. McPhearson, T. Munoz-Erickson, A. Mustafa, T. Troxler, and M.A. Smith. 2021. Transformative approaches to envisioning and modeling sustainable, equitable, and resilient coastal cities. Coastal Estuarine and Research Federation Virtual Meeting, Virtual, November 1, 2021 - November 11, 2021.

    Kominoski, J., C.A. Weaver, A.R. Armitage, and S.C. Pennings. 2021. Coastal carbon processing rates increase with mangrove cover following a hurricane in Texas, USA. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2021, Virtual, August 2, 2021 - August 6, 2021.

    Nocentini, A., J. Kominoski, J. O'Brien, and J. Redwine. 2021. Fire causes a stronger release of nutrient limitation in higher than lower phosphorus-limited subtropical wetlands. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2021, Virtual, August 2, 2021 - August 6, 2021.

    Anderson, K.J., J. Kominoski, S. Hoffman, A. Nocentini, and M. Zeller. 2021. How does phosphorus limitation differentially affect dissolved organic carbon composition in peat and marl freshwater marshes? Association of the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography Virtual Meeting, Virtual, June 22, 2021 - June 27, 2021.

    Kominoski, J., S.C. Neubauer, R. Bremen, A. Camacho, A. Camacho-Santamans, S.P. Charles, J.A. Cherry, E.E. Gaiser, K. Gedan, A.M. Helton, E. Herbert, K. Ishtiaq, M.L. Kirwan, K.W. Krauss, L. Lamb-Wotton, D. Morant, G.B. Noe, M.J. Osland, T. Troxler, K. Tully, and B.J. Wilson. 2021. Net ecosystem productivity maximized at intermediate salinity increases in diverse coastal wetlands. Association of the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography Virtual Meeting, Virtual, June 22, 2021 - June 27, 2021.

    Smith, M.A., J. Kominoski, E.E. Gaiser, N.B. Grimm, L.E. McPhillips, B.R. Rosenzweig, A. Ruhi, and T. Troxler. 2021. Synchronizing hydrology in urban watersheds: flow-shunt flood-pulse concept. Association of the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography Virtual Meeting, Virtual, June 22, 2021 - June 27, 2021.

    Follstad Shah, J.J., M. Ardon, M. Gessner, A. Lecerf, and J. Kominoski. 2021. Invariant temperature sensitivity of leaf litter breakdown amongst taxonomic groups and streams with different trophic status. Society for Freshwater Science Virtual Meeting, Virtual, May 23, 2021 - May 27, 2021.

    Castañeda-Moya, E., V.H. Rivera-Monroy, R.M. Chambers, X. Zhao, L. Lamb-Wotton, A. Gorsky, E.E. Gaiser, T. Troxler, J. Kominoski, and M. Hiatt. 2021. Hurricane-induced P Deposition Effects on Plant-Soil Feedbacks in Karstic-Dominated Mangroves of the Florida Coastal Everglades. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 21, 2021.

    Malone, S.L., J. Zhao, J. Kominoski, G. Starr, C.L. Staudhammer, P.C. Olivas, and S. Oberbauer. 2021. Integrating Aquatic Metabolism and Net Ecosystem CO2 Balance in Calcareous Short- and Long- Hydroperiod Subtropical Freshwater Wetlands. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 21, 2021.

    Nocentini, A., J. Kominoski, J.P. Sah, and J. Redwine. 2021. Coupling fire and water management to control wetland nutrient cycling during Everglades restoration. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 21, 2021.

    Kominoski, J.. 2021. Bridging Towards Restoration: Quantifying How Increases in Freshwater Hydroperiod are Changing the Ecology of Northeast Shark River Slough, Everglades National Park. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 20, 2021.

    Redwine, J., C.J. Saunders, C. Zweig, A. Atkinson, A. Nocentini, D.T. Rudnick, J. Kominoski, and J.P. Sah. 2021. Bridging towards restoration: how expanding adaptive management processes will influence the next decade of ecological conditions in Northeast Shark River Slough. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 20, 2021.

    Kominoski, J.. 2021. Long-term ecological research of coastal biogeochemistry reveals disturbance legacies. International Symposium on Coastal Ecosystems and Global Change, Xiamen University, China, April 16, 2021 - April 19, 2021.