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Dirac Twidwell

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Institution/Organization: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Email Address: dirac.twidwell@unl.edu

Website:  https://agronomy.unl.edu/twidwell

Committee(s): Collaborator

Associate Professor

Keyword(s) of Area of Expertise:

  • Social-ecological resilience to extreme disturbance (e.g. fire) and climatic events
  • Resilience, hysteresis, and thresholds in alternative states and their applications in ecosystem management
  • Trade-offs of changing land use and disturbance regimes in coupled human-natural systems
  • Forecasting threats to biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • Disaster avoidance and wildfire management at the rangeland-urban interface
  • Integration of science in natural resource policy and management