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Sparkle Malone

Sparkle Malone

FCE Site Role
Project Collaborator

Affiliation
Yale University

Research
Effects of climate and disturbance on carbon dynamics

FCE Working groups
Vegetation, Ecosystem Trajectories, Carbon Fluxes

  • Recent FCE Leveraged Projects
    Understanding the methane sink-source capacity of natural ecosystems

    Authors: Malone, S.
    Funding organization: Yale University
    Time period: 15 Aug 2022 - 14 Aug 2027

    CAREER: Understanding Coastal Resilience: Implications of an expanding White Zone in the Florida Everglades

    Authors: Malone, S.
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 15 Mar 2021 - 14 Mar 2026

    Direct measurement of Net Ecosystem Exchange (NEE) in coastal mangroves of Everglades National Park

    Authors: Troxler, T., E. Castañeda-Moya, S.L. Malone
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Aug 2017 - 01 Dec 2023

    Optimizing fire regimes in fire dependent ecosystems

    Authors: Malone, S.
    Funding organization: NASA
    Time period: 01 May 2018 - 30 Apr 2021

    Collaborative Research: Understanding the Effects of Increased Freshwater Inputs and Salt Water Intrusion on the Current and Future Greenhouse Carbon Balance of Everglade Wetlands

    Authors: Oberbauer, S., C. Lewis, S.L. Malone
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 Apr 2016 - 31 Mar 2021

    CoPe Conference: Interoperability and data needs of models for understanding vulnerability of coastal systems to stresses and shocks associated with sea level rise: Miami, 2020

    Authors: Obeysekera, J., M. Sukop, T. Troxler, S.L. Malone
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 01 Aug 2019 - 01 Jan 2021

    RAPID: Tipping the greenhouse C balance: Hurricane Irma's Role in increasing the global warming potential in Everglades ecosystems

    Authors: Starr, G., S. Oberbauer, C.L. Staudhammer, S.L. Malone
    Funding organization: National Science Foundation
    Time period: 13 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2020

  • Recent FCE Presentations

    Zhao, J., S.L. Malone, S. Oberbauer, C.L. Staudhammer, and G. Starr. 2022. Investigating the inundation effect on carbon balance of an Everglades freshwater wetland: A combination of field observations and mesocosm experiments. American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois and Virtual, December 15, 2022.

    Malone, S.L., Y. Oh, R. Commane, A.R. Contosta, and R. Varner. 2022. Methane emission potential across subtropical, temperate, and arctic ecosystems. 2022 LTER All Scientists Meeting, Asilomar, California, September 19, 2022 - September 23, 2022.

    McLeod, M.G., D. Gann, M.S. Ross, and S.L. Malone. 2022. Fire history and climate drive patterns of post-fire recovery in Everglades upland ecosystems. 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.

    Malone, S.L.. 2022. Climate change and sea level rise deepen the social divide in south Florida: managing landscapes for an equitable future. New Horizons in Conservation Conference, Virtual, March 29, 2022.

    Gonzalez, B., S.L. Malone, M.G. McLeod, and A. Richey. 2022. Differences in water level synchrony between recent El Niño–Southern Oscillation (ENSO) events. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    McLeod, M.G., and S.L. Malone. 2022. Proposal: Fire history and climate drive patterns of post-fire recovery in Everglades upland ecosystems. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Prajapati, P., S.L. Malone, T. Troxler, and E. Castañeda-Moya. 2022. Methane emissions from mangroves in the Everglades based on the eddy covariance measurements. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Richey, A., and S.L. Malone. 2022. Proposal: Salinity effect on carbon uptake rates in a low productivity saline ecotone wetland. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.

    Wagner, H., M. Ramon, G. Perez, J. Quinones, A. da Costa da Silva, A. Bellantuono, S.L. Malone, and M. DeGennaro. 2022. Proposal: Addressing mosquito population dynamics in South Florida with geographic distribution and genomic variation analysis using a community-based mosquito surveillance program. 2022 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Fairchild Tropical Garden, Coral Gables, Florida, March 2, 2022.