Thomas Parker

Professor of Biology
Area of expertise: 

Plant ecology

Fire ecology

Manzanita (arctostaphyllus)

Tidal wetland ecology in the San Francisco Bay-Delta

Plant management and restoration

Old-growth forests in California

Thomas Parker is an expert on the ecology and evolution of shrubs and trees in the Manzanita family, and is an expert on Chaparral, the scrubland vegetation that is common in California.
Highest Degree: 
Ph.D., Ecology, University of California, Santa Barbara
Office Phone: 
(415) 338-2375