PhD Student, Department of Soil, Water, and Environmental Science
Univ. of Arizona - University of Arizona
MS, Soil, Water, and Environmental Science, University of Arizona, 2014
Developing new methods for mapping and understanding soil development across landscapes.
Depth and topographic controls on microbial activity in a recently burned sub-alpine catchment. Fairbanks D., Shepard C., Murphy M., Rasmussen C., Chorover J., Rich V., Gallery R. (2020): Soil Biology and Biochemistry 148: 107844
Signatures of Obliquity and Eccentricity in Soil Chronosequences. Shepard C., Pelletier J.D., Schaap M.G., Rasmussen C. (2018): Geophysical Research Letters 45(20): 11147–11153
Understanding Critical Zone Evolution through Predicting the Three-Dimensional Soil Chemical Properties of a Small Forested Catchment. Shepard C., Schaap M.G., Chorover J., Rasmussen C. (2018): Soil Science Society of America Journal 82(6): 1538-1550
Papers and books that explicitly acknowledge a CZO grant are highlighted in PALE ORANGE.
Understanding Quaternary Soil Formation Using a Synthesis of Soil Chronosequences. Shepard C. (2018): Disertation in Soil, Water & Environmental Science. University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 272 pp
Signatures of obliquity and eccentricity in soil chronosequences. Shepard, C, Pelletier, J.D., Schaap, M.G., Rasmussen, C. (2018): Abstract EP53F-1981 presented at 2018 AGU Fall Meeting, Washington, D.C., 10-14 Dec
Effects of redox fluctuations on microbial community ecology post-wildfire in a high elevation mixed-conifer catchment in northern New Mexico. Fairbanks D., Green K., Murphy M., Shepard C., Chorover J., Rich V., Gallery R. (2015): Abstract B23C-0627 presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 14-18 Dec.
Probabilistic modeling of soil development variability with time. Shepard C., Schaap M., Rasmussen C. (2015): Abstract EP31B-1009 presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 14-18 Dec.