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Mark  Rains

Mark Rains

Mark Rains
Professor & Chair


Office: NES 203
Phone: 813/974-3310
Lab: NES 321


Ph.D., University of California, Davis, 2002


Hydrological controls on ecosystem structure and function in fresh, brackish, saline, and hypersaline aquatic ecosystems. Ecohydrology and Hydrogeology.


Ecohydrology Research Group

Graduate Students

Hunter Clasen, Claire Flannagan, Mary Gerlach, Lauren Griffiths, Bingbing Jiang, Stephanie Lawlor, Darline Lott, ReNae Nowicki, Kurt Schmidt, Leanne Stepchinski, Andrew Wilson, Quanghee Yi

Specialty Area

Ecohydrology; Wetlands, rivers, estuaries; Scientific support of policy and decision-making