JonathanTonkin Ecologist

I study factors that promote and maintain biodiversity from a community, metacommunity and macroecological perspective. My research has mostly focused on running water ecosystems, but my interests are question focused, not system specific. I am currently a postdoctoral scholar at Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR, USA. I'm based in the Department of Integrative Biology. You can read more about me (including contact details), my research, and my publications on this website. Also find my blog here and hear me talk about my recent research here.

Check out my shiny app modeling riparian plants under different flow regimes here.


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Tonkin, J. D., M. T. Bogan, N. Bonada, B. Rios-Touma, and D. A. Lytle. 2017. Seasonality and predictability shape temporal species diversity. Ecology DOI:10.1002/ecy.1761.