The main goals of my research are to understand and quantify spatial and temporal patterns which influence movement patterns, habitat suitability, and biodiversity trends. This research combines ecological fieldwork with G.I.S. and other quantitative techniques to address conservation issues. 

I am currently examining the effects of habitat alteration on amphibian communities and morphometrics

 

Additionally, I'm seeking additional funding to study the effects of land-use and climate change on herpetofauna distributions 

Post-Doctoral Research
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Photo by Amanda K. Martin 

Tracking Reptiles

Photo by Amanda K. Martin 

Land Cover and Habitat Suitability

Photo by Stan A. Martin 

Herpetological Survey

Photo by Amanda K. Martin 

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 Amanda K. Martin, PhD in Biological Sciences