Mark McKone co-authors ecology paper with Jared Beck ’14 and Stuart Wagenius ’91

McKone is Towsley Professor of Biology and research supervisor of Cowling Arboretum at Carleton. Beck studied biology and Wagenius studied physics at Carleton.

21 February 2024 Posted In:

Mark McKone, Towsley Professor of Biology and research supervisor of Cowling Arboretum, co-authored a paper in Ecology titled, “Masting, fire-stimulated flowering, and the evolutionary ecology of synchronized reproduction.” Carleton alumni Jared Beck ’14 and Stuart Wagenius ’91 are co-authors. The paper includes data collected annually over 23 consecutive years at Hayden Prairie in Iowa, with the help of more than 60 Carleton students over that time.

Read the paper.