Laboratory of Conservation Ecology

Research subjects

Ecological studies for conservation and restoration of biodiversity and integrated ecosystems.
Metabolic engineering to improve phosphorus use efficiency in crops and to remediate eutrophication.
Valuation of ecosystem functions and services in human-dominated landscapes.


  • Takehito Yoshida (Professor)
  • Masashi Soga (Associate Professor)
  • Kenta Uchida (Assistant Professor)
  • Jun Nishihiro (Affiliate Professor, NIES)