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Joel Trexler

Joel Trexler

FCE Site Role
Project Collaborator

Affiliation
Florida International University

Research
Ecology of fishes, population and community dynamics of fishes and aquatic invertebrates, the role of tropic interactions and physical-environmental variation in community regulation, evolution of life history patterns and phenotypic plasticity, population genetics

FCE Working groups
Consumers, Detritus & Microbes, Consumer-Mediated Nutrient Transport

  • Contact
    • Mailing address:
    • Department of Biological Sciences
    • Florida International University
    • 11200 SW 8th St, OE 167
    • Miami, FL 33199
  • Recent FCE Leveraged Projects
    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

    Analyzing the impact of changing hydrologic conditions along the boundary of Everglades National Park

    Authors: Trexler, J., E.E. Gaiser
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Sep 2016 - 31 Aug 2021

    Aquatic fauna and periphyton production data collection

    Authors: Trexler, J., E.E. Gaiser
    Funding organization: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    Time period: 31 Aug 2016 - 31 Aug 2021

    DECOMP Physical Model: Biological responses to flow

    Authors: Trexler, J.
    Funding organization: South Florida Water Management District
    Time period: 01 Jan 2019 - 01 Jan 2021

    Freshwater fish monitoring in Water Conservation Area 3 and Everglades National Park

    Authors: Trexler, J.
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Jan 2016 - 01 Jan 2021

    Monitoring performance measures of the Broward County Water Preserve Areas

    Authors: Trexler, J., E.E. Gaiser
    Funding organization: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
    Time period: 31 Oct 2016 - 30 Oct 2020

    Impacts of recent fish invasions on native fish diets in the Shark River Slough

    Authors: Trexler, J.
    Funding organization: National Park Service - Department of the Interior
    Time period: 01 Jan 2018 - 01 Jan 2020

    Investigation of the effects of abundant faunal species on phosphorus cycling in the Everglades Storm Water Treatment Areas (STAs)

    Authors: Trexler, J.
    Funding organization: South Florida Water Management District
    Time period: 01 Jan 2018 - 01 Jan 2020

  • Recent FCE Presentations

    Fernandez, M., J.C. Trexler, and E. Tate-Boldt. 2021. Aquatic community structure and biomass response to experimental water flow in an oligotrophic wetland. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2021, Virtual, August 2, 2021 - August 6, 2021.

    Flood, P.J., B.A. Strickland, J. Kline, M.R. Heithaus, and J.C. Trexler. 2021. Alligator-engineered impacts on consumer nutrient dynamics and isotopic niche. Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting 2021, Virtual, August 2, 2021 - August 6, 2021.

    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.

    Strickland, N.D., D. Gann, and J.C. Trexler. 2021. Using Spatially Balanced Vegetation Mapping to Improve Aquatic Animal Biomass Estimates. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 28, 2021.

    Trexler, J.C.. 2021. Experimental and Model-Driven Evaluation of Effects of Restoring Water Flow on Nutrient Transfer from the Basal to the Consumer Portions of Everglades Marsh Food Webs. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 21, 2021.

    Gaiser, E.E., J.C. Trexler, J. Kline, F. Tobias, and R. Travieso. 2021. Long-term Periphyton Dynamics Reflect Legacy Nutrient Sources and Downstream Biological Spiraling Along the Eastern Boundary of Everglades National Park. Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) Meeting, Virtual, April 20, 2021.

    Gaiser, E.E., J.C. Trexler, J. Kline, F. Tobias, and R. Travieso. 2021. Long-term dynamics of periphyton along the eastern boundary of Everglades National Park. South Florida Natural Resource Center, Virtual, February 10, 2021.