Simon Tye

Simon is a doctoral student with the Siepielski Lab at the University of Arkansas. As an undergraduate at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Simon studied natural bats roosts and dynamics of a naturally flowing river in New Mexico. As a member of the PBT team, Simon examined a visual dataset of biodiversity associated with a beaver lodge near the Platte River, Nebraska. His current research projects examine microevolutionary processes that promote coexistence and influence aquatic community structure.

Simon's Work

While meeting with the Platte Basin Timelapse (PBT) team for the first time last fall, I realized the magnitude of their efforts to catalog the movement of water, temporal change in various habitats, and diverse organisms that reside in the Platte River Basin. Little did I know that this meeting would significantly affect my future […]