Andrew Kadykalo

Ph.D. Candidate

Research Interests: Conservation, ecosystem functions and services, pollination, wetlands, predator-prey relationships, trophic cascades, evidence synthesis, meta-analysis, predictive modeling, fish and wildlife management, science-policy


M.Sc. (2016-2017), Environmental Sustainability, Institute of the Environment, University of Ottawa
Research Paper (Supervised by C. Scott Findlay): Agricultural Best Management Practices: Tradeoffs and Synergies between Crop Yield and Ecosystem Services
M.Sc. (2010-2013), Biology, University of Ottawa
Thesis Title (Supervised by C. Scott Finday): Evaluating and Predicting Ecosystem Services
B.B.A (2005-2009), Business Administration, Biology Minor, Trent University

Lab Publications (2)

  • Kadykalo, A.N., S.J. Cooke and N. Young. 2020. Conservation genomics from a practitioner lens: evaluating the research-implementation gap in a managed freshwater fishery. Biological Conservation. 241:108350.

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    Jeanson,  A.L., P. Soroye, A.N. Kadykalo, T.D. Ward, E. Paquette, A.E.I. Abrams, D.A. Algera, D. Demers, L.J. Epp, M.P. Giles, M.A. Litt, B.A. Manouchehri, R.J. James, S. McBeth, A. Paradis, L. Pittet, J. Sebes, S.C. Steell, A. Thompson, P. Tremblay, E.I. Tuononen, J.T. Kerr, J.R. Bennett and S.J. Cooke.  2019.  Twenty actions for a ‘Good Anthropocene’ – Perspectives from early career conservation professionals.  Environmental Reviews.  00: 1–10 (0000)

Other Publications

Kadykalo, A. N., M. D. López-Rodriguez, J. Ainscough, N. Droste, H. Ryu, G. Ávila-Flores, S. Le Clec’h, M. C. Muñoz, L. Nilsson, S. Rana, P. Sarkar, K. J. Sevecke and Z. V. Harmáčková (2019). “Disentangling ‘ecosystem services’ and ‘nature’s contributions to people’.” Ecosystems and People 15(1): 269-287.

Hackenburg, D. M., A. Adams, K. Brownson, I. T. Borokini, T. M. Gladkikh, S. C. Herd-Hoare, H. Jolly, A. N. Kadykalo, E. B. Kraus, K. R. McDonough, J. W. Morse, S. S. Sandhu, N. Tugjamba and A. Vallet (2019). “Meaningfully engaging the next generation of ecosystem services specialists.” Ecosystem Services 40: 101041.

Kadykalo, A.N., & Findlay, C.S. (2016). The flow regulation services of wetlands. Ecosystem Services, 20, 91-103. doi: