Justin Luong Ph.D Candidate

Presentations


Talks

“Naturalist Night: Coastal Prairies” (Invited Talk)
November 2020
Santa Cruz Public Library and Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

“Leaf traits and phylogenetics help explain coastal grassland restoration plant survival and community change during extreme drought”
STEM+ Village Virtual Symposium
August 2020

“Restoring California Grasslands”
UC Santa Cruz Grad Slam 2020
March 2020

“How functional traits can inform coastal prairie restoration?”
CA Society for Ecological Restoration, 26th Annual Conference
April 2019

“Functional traits in grassland restoration”
California Botanical Society, 27th Graduate Student Symposium
April 2019

“Can functional traits inform coastal prairie restoration?”
University of California Santa Cruz, 9th Bienniel Plant Sciences Symposium
Santa Cruz, California - January 2019

“Perceptions of Power and Influence within the Salinas Valley Basin Groundwater Sustainability Agency”
Salinas Valley Basin Groundwater Sustainability Agency
Monterey, California - May 2018

“Determining the microhabitat requirements for Lupinus nipomensis
California Botanical Society, 26th Graduate Student Symposium
Santa Barbara, California – April 2016

“Microhabitats and Establishing the Endangered Lupinus nipomensis
United States of Fish and Wildlife, Ventura – February 2016


Guest Lectures

“Basic Field Botany” - January 2017
ENVS 95 - Environmental Skills at UC Santa Barbara

“Natural History Collections and Insect Ecology” - July 2018
ENVS 131 - Insect Ecology at UC Santa Cruz


Poster Sessions

“Does drought and non-native competition affect California coastal prairie plants? Awarded Top Three Student Entry
29th California Invasive Plant Council
Online Conference - October 2020

“Leaf traits and phylogenetics help explain coastal grassland restoration plant survival and community change during extreme drought”
Ecological Society Association Annual Meeting
Online Conference - August 2020

“How successful is coastal grassland restoration?” Awarded Top Three Student Entry
10th Northern California Botanists Research Symposium
Chico, California – January 2020

“Local grassland affects insect communities”
26th California Society for Ecological Restoration Conference
Santa Barbara, California – April 2019

“Can Functional Traits Improve Grassland Restoration?”
Chico, California – 9th Annual Northern California Botanists Symposium
January 2019

“Can Functional Traits Improve Grassland Restoration?”
Monterey, California – 27th California Invasive Plant Council Symposium
November 2018