Campus Directory: Dan Johnson

University of Lethbridge

Dan Johnson
Geography and Environment Department
Office: WE1012 (Alberta Water & Env Science Bldg)
Phone: (403) 329-2040
Fax: (403) 329-2016
Environmental Science
Office: WE1012 (Alberta Water & Env Science Bldg)
Phone: (403) 329-2040
Grad Student Office
Room: WE1011 (Alberta Water & Env Science Bldg)
Phone: (403) 329-2472


B.Sc. (High Hons., Biology University of Saskatchean); M.Sc. (Soil Ecology, UBC); Ph.D. (Predator-Prey Ecology and Biological Control, UBC)


Environmentally sustainable methods (including biological, microbial and integrated control) of crop protection, Effects of climate variability and economic development on organisms and social systems in semi-arid ecosystems, Food relationships, biodiversity, ecological integrity, ecotoxicology, system linkages, resilience, impacts, Forecasting abundance, movement, phenology, range changes and invasions of arthropods and plants, Aquatic and terrestrial arthropod communities (including soil fauna), diversity, activities, ecotoxicology, and land-water linkages, Post-glacial grassland, foothills, montane and alpine ecology and biodiversity, Ecological methods and logical frameworks, Applications to terrestrial, riparian, aquatic and edaphic systems, Grassland microbe-insect-plant-bird interactions, including impacts of disturbance (toxins, weather, invasion, fire), Watershed ecosystems, Terrestrial-aquatic linkages, Pollination study, Soil biology, Insect outbreaks, Support for environmental economics, Application of ecological knowledge to management and policy


For Bio see

Selected Publications

In The Media

Researchers Have a Hoot Discussing Burrowing Owl Populations; Legend; November 2005.

Johnson Made Fellow International of the Explorers Club Canadian Chapter; Legend; March 2004.

Sustainable Research; Annual Report 2004. Grasslands Expert U of L's Latest Canada Research Chair; Legend; November 2003.

Research Interests

For information on DJ's research program, see

Internet Links

Dan L. Johnson

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