Professor of Geography and Ecology
Director, Riparia
College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Email: 
rpb2@psu.edu
Phone number(s): 
(814) 863-1596
Office Address: 
323 Walker Building
PSIEE Research Theme: 
Water and Biogeochemical Cycles
Research Summary: 

Ecology, conservation and restoration of wetlands, streams and riparian areas; wetland wildlife; landscape ecology; developing hydrogeomorphic functional assessment models for riverine, depression, and slope wetlands; monitoring protocols for reference wetlands and mitigation projects; habitat modeling for wetland-riparian and forest wildlife; and wetlands restoration and creation on altered and damaged landscapes.