Understanding our environment

Sheena Parsons

Field Station Manager, KU Field Station
Primary office:
350 Wild Horse Road
KU Field Station
Lawrence, KS 66044

  • Contact for KU Field Station research use.
  • Contact for KU Field Station greenhouse use.
  • KU Field Station prescribed fire planner and manager.

Academic degrees
M.S., Biology, Kansas State University, 2011
B.S., Entomology, Texas A&M University, 2006

Areas of specialization
Insect ecology and physiology, population and community ecology, species diversity

Sheena works in plant community ecology at the Survey. Previously, she worked at Konza Prairie Biological Station near Manhattan, and she has taken part in prescribed prairie burning since 2006. She also holds a Wildland Firefighter (Type II) certification.

Research and publications
Please refer to Sheena's CV for information on her research work and a list of publications.

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