About me

About me

I am a doctoral student at the University of California, Santa Cruz, where I study the ecological interactions of predators and their prey in temperate kelp forests.

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Research

Research

My research aims to characterize the structure and function of kelp forest ecosystems.

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Contact

Contact

Joshua Smith
Ph.D. Student
University of California at Santa Cruz
Raimondi-Carr Lab
Phone: (559) 999-0332
JogSmith@ucsc.edu

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Raimondi/Carr Lab

The faculty, postdocs, graduate students and associated researchers of the RClab.

"There is a natural tendency to consider the current condition as an end point, and certainly it represents a culmination of all that has gone before. But, just as the condition today is forever different from that of yesterday, tomorrow’s condition will be forever different from that of today. Constant change is the norm, but it is change constrained within limits set by features of ecosystems that have been stable for tens of millions of years".

-An excerpt from "The Ecology of Marine Fishes."

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