Matthew Austin’s phenology work featured in multiple news outlets, including USA Today!

Matthew Austin, Ph.D.

Matt’s findings that climate change has induced not only a change in phenology but also a change in reproductive strategy from more to less selfing in the common blue violet, Viola sororia, has been featured by not only USA Today, but also St. Louis’s FOX2 TV and Washington University in Saint Louis’s Climate Change Program! See for your self!

Climate change is associated with increased allocation to potential outcrossing in a common mixed mating species [open access]
MA Austin, P Cole, K Olsen, and AB Smith. 2022. American Journal of Botany 109:1085-1096.