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Expert Profile:

Name: G. Winfield Fairchild
Department: Biology
Title: Professor
E-mail: wfairchild@wcupa.edu
Phone: 6104362318
Areas of Expertise: GIS in spatial ecology/biodiversity, wetland science (ponds, lakes), Benthic food chains, algal periphyton and metaphyton communities.
Comments: The use of GIS in spatial ecology and biodiversity assessment, Limnological field methods, especially sampling techniques for ponds and the littoral zone of lakes, Benthic food chains in shallow water environments, Experimental design/statistical analysis in field research, The effects of nutrients upon algal periphyton and metaphyton communities, The numerical response of invertebrate grazers to periphyton and metaphyton growth, Nutrient limitation of the growth of rooted aquatic macrophytes, In-pond and watershed effects on the incidence and composition of primary producers