Christina Herrick

Research Scientist II
Phone: (603) 862-2639
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 463, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Christina Herrick, a research scientist with the Earth Systems Research Center.


  • M.S., Natural Resources/Conservation, University of New Hampshire
  • B.S., Biology/Biological Sciences, Philadelphia University PA

Selected Publications

Jacobs, J. M., Hunsaker, A. G., Sullivan, F. B., Palace, M., Burakowski, E. A., Herrick, C., & Cho, E. (n.d.). Snow depth mapping with unpiloted aerial system lidar observations: a case study in Durham, New Hampshire, United States. The Cryosphere, 15(3), 1485-1500. doi:10.5194/tc-15-1485-2021

Bolduc, B., Hodgkins, S. B., Varner, R. K., Crill, P. M., McCalley, C. K., Chanton, J. P., . . . Team, A. P. (2020). The IsoGenie database: an interdisciplinary data management solution for ecosystems biology and environmental research. PEERJ, 8. doi:10.7717/peerj.9467

Palace, M., Herrick, C., DelGreco, J., Finnell, D., Garnello, A. J., McCalley, C., . . . Varner, R. K. (2018). Determining Subarctic Peatland Vegetation Using an Unmanned Aerial System (UAS). REMOTE SENSING, 10(9). doi:10.3390/rs10091498

Palace, M. W., McMichael, C. N. H., Braswell, B. H., Hagen, S. C., Bush, M. B., Neves, E., . . . Frolking, S. (2017). Ancient Amazonian populations left lasting impacts on forest structure. ECOSPHERE, 8(12). doi:10.1002/ecs2.2035

Frolking, S., Hagen, S., Braswell, B., Milliman, T., Herrick, C., Peterson, S., . . . Palace, M. (2017). Evaluating multiple causes of persistent low microwave backscatter from Amazon forests after the 2005 drought. PLOS ONE, 12(9). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0183308

Palace, M. W., Sullivan, F. B., Ducey, M. J., Treuhaft, R. N., Herrick, C., Shimbo, J. Z., & Mota-E-Silva, J. (2015). Estimating forest structure in a tropical forest using field measurements, a synthetic model and discrete return lidar data. REMOTE SENSING OF ENVIRONMENT, 161, 1-11. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2015.01.020

McMichael, C. H., Palace, M. W., Bush, M. B., Braswell, B., Hagen, S., Neves, E. G., . . . Czarnecki, C. (2014). Predicting pre-Columbian anthropogenic soils in Amazonia. PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 281(1777). doi:10.1098/rspb.2013.2475

Leo, L., Marius, G., Jianmei, W., Christina, C., Muhammad, H., & Xiangming, X. (2011). Identifying risk factors of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1 subtype) in Indonesia. PREVENTIVE VETERINARY MEDICINE, 102(1), 50-58. doi:10.1016/j.prevetmed.2011.06.006

Xiao, X., Biradar, C. M., Czarnecki, C., Alabi, T., & Keller, M. (2009). A Simple Algorithm for Large-Scale Mapping of Evergreen Forests in Tropical America, Africa and Asia. REMOTE SENSING, 1(3), 355-374. doi:10.3390/rs1030355

Gilbert, M., Xiao, X., Pfeiffer, D. U., Epprecht, M., Boles, S., Czarnecki, C., . . . Slingenbergh, J. (2008). Mapping H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza risk in Southeast Asia. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 105(12), 4769-4774. doi:10.1073/pnas.0710581105

Most Cited Publications