A headshot of Christina Herrick, a research scientist with the Earth Systems Research Center.

Christina Herrick

Research Scientist II
Phone: (603) 862-2639
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 463, Durham, NH 03824


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

Selected Publications

  • Witteveen, N. H., Blaus, A., Raczka, M. F., Herrick, C., Palace, M., Nascimento, M. N., . . . McMichael, C. N. H. (n.d.). Quantifying local-scale changes in Amazonian forest cover using phytoliths. Frontiers of Biogeography, 16(1). doi:10.21425/f5fbg62254

  • Blaus, A., McMichael, C. N. H., Raczka, M. F., Herrick, C., Palace, M., Witteveen, N. H., . . . Bush, M. B. (2023). Amazonian pollen assemblages reflect biogeographic gradients and forest cover. Journal of Biogeography, 50(11), 1926-1938. doi:10.1111/jbi.14701

  • Herrick, C., Steele, B. G., Brentrup, J. A., Cottingham, K. L., Ducey, M. J., Lutz, D. A., . . . Weathers, K. C. (2023). lakeCoSTR: A tool to facilitate use of Landsat Collection 2 to estimate lake surface water temperatures. Ecosphere, 14(1). doi:10.1002/ecs2.4357

  • Jacobs, J. M., Hunsaker, A. G., Sullivan, F. B., Palace, M., Burakowski, E. A., Herrick, C., & Cho, E. (2021). Snow depth mapping with unpiloted aerial system lidar observations: a case study in Durham, New Hampshire, United States. 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. 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