FCE Site Role
Florida International University
Spatial and temporal scaling aspects of plant community ecology. Detection of vegetation patterns using remote sensing methods.
FCE Working groups
Vegetation & Geomorphic Gradients, Hydrologic Connectivity
- Mailing address:
- Department of Biological Sciences
- Florida International University
- 11200 SW 8th St
- Miami, FL 33199
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- FCE Publications (2)Book Chapters
Gann, D., J.H. Richards, S.S. Lee, and E.E. Gaiser. 2015. Detecting Calcareous Periphyton Mats in the Greater Everglades Using Passive Remote Sensing Methods, pp. 350-374 in Entry, J., K. Jayachandran, A.D. Gottlieb and A. Ogram (eds.) Microbiology of the Everglades Ecosystem. CRC Press : Boca Raton, Florida.Journal Articles
- Recent FCE Leveraged ProjectsDevelopment of an instrument for student and faculty research on Multimodal Environmental Observations
Authors: Rishe, N., D. Gann, T.A. Crowl, L. Sitharama, V. Shahin
Funding organization: National Science Foundation
Time period: 01 Oct 2020 - 30 Sep 2025Detecting vegetation change along ENP Boundary areas
Authors: Gann, D., J.H. Richards
Funding organization: Everglades National Park
Time period: 03 Jul 2017 - 30 Sep 2022Monitoring of tree island condition in the southern Everglades
Authors: Sah, J., M.S. Ross, D. Gann
Funding organization: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Time period: 01 Oct 2019 - 30 Sep 2022Algorithm development to detect seasonal changes in submerged aquatic and emergent vegetation using a combination of multi-spectral satellite data and water-depth estimates
Authors: Gann, D.
Funding organization: South Florida Water Management District
Time period: 01 Jan 2019 - 01 Jan 2022Optimization of LiDAR data processing algorithms for wetland graminoid marsh and prairie vegetation
Authors: Gann, D., P.C. Olivas, J.H. Richards, S. Wdowinski, K. Zhang
Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
Time period: 15 May 2018 - 31 May 2020
- Recent FCE Presentations
Strickland, N.D., J.C. Trexler, E.E. Gaiser, and D. Gann. 2021. Using spatially balanced vegetation mapping to improve aquatic animal biomass estimates. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2021, Virtual, August 2, 2021 - August 6, 2021.
Lamb-Wotton, L., K. Ishtiaq, D. Gann, S.L. Malone, P.C. Olivas, S.E. Davis, D.T. Rudnick, F.H. Sklar, and T. Troxler. 2020. Using fine-scale variation in ecosystem state parameters to evaluate alternate stable states within a salinizing peat marsh in the Florida Coastal Everglades. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Virtual, December 11, 2020.
Zhang, B., L. Lamb-Wotton, K. Ishtiaq, D. Gann, S. Wdowinski, T. Troxler, and E. Swain. 2020. Space-based monitoring of water depth and soil salinity over collapsing peat marshes using Sentinel-1 SAR amplitude observations. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Virtual, December 11, 2020.
Zhang, B., L. Lamb-Wotton, K. Ishtiaq, D. Gann, S. Wdowinski, T. Troxler, and E. Swain. 2020. Space-based monitoring of water depth and soil salinity over collapsing peat marshes using Sentinel-1 SAR amplitude observations. 2020 FCE LTER All Scientists Meeting, Virtual, December 4, 2020.
Lamb-Wotton, L., T. Troxler, M. Wilson, D. Gann, S.L. Malone, P.C. Olivas, D.T. Rudnick, and F.H. Sklar. 2020. Using fine-scale variation in ecosystem properties to detect peat collapse in the Florida Coastal Everglades. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2020, Virtual, August 3, 2020 - August 6, 2020.