Dominic Christensen

headshot of a smiling Dominic Christiansen wearing a blue button down
452 Alderman Hall

1970 Folwell Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
United States

Degree
M.S.
Advisor
Eric Watkins
Program
Applied Plant Science
Education

B.S. University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, Environmental Sciences, Policy, and Management 2018

Biography

Testing turfgrass monocultures and various mixtures at 14 research locations across the state of Minnesota. Seeking to understand if regional turfgrass mixture recommendations are necessary for roadside boulevards. Helping cities and contractors plant the right species of grasses and in the correct proportions. Understand competitive effects between turfgrass species experiencing different pre-winter establishment and growing environments.

Areas of Interest

turfgrass mixtures; roadside seed banks; regional turfgrass mixture recommendations