Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency
Establishing a Network of Forest Inventory Plots across U. Michigan Properties to Assess and Inform About Forest Performance Under Global Change Ines Ibanez, Jordon Tourville McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Program-USDA
Subterranean Storage Features Katie Fredrick
Acoustic behavior of the parasitoid fly, Emblemasoma auditrix and its host Okanagana rimosa (Homoptera) Reinhard Lakes-Harlan
Population demography and plant-pollinator interactions of a federally threatened thistle, Cirsium pitcheri Erin Elizabeth Fegley, Claudia Jolls
Robot Manipulation for Unstructured Environments
Monitoring American marten using non-invasive hair snares Jill C Witt
Supporting Cisco (Coregonus artedi) Restoration in Northeastern Lake Michigan Albany K Jacobson Eckert, April Renee Richards, Jillian Elise Mayer
Quantifying inter-species differences in root hydraulic properties Liz Agee UMBS Student Research Funding
Furthering Restoration via a New Approach to Invasive Mussel Control Troy Keller, , , Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (US EPA)
Characterizing forest hydrology using stable water isotopes Phoebe Aron
Honeysuckle Creek Watershed Study Lucas Nave, Paul Drevnick
Hydrologic Connectivity of Isolated Wetlands Arthur J Gold
Understanding the sensitivity of native and invasive prey to the impact space of a predator. Ana Jurcak, Paul Moore
Does ecological immunity underlie plant quality-induced changes in herbivore tolerance to infection and parasite virulence under global change? Mark Hunter
Modeling A. lycorias body shape and hydrologic conditions David Edwards, Paul Moore
How the Role of Diet Fed to Bass (Micropterus salmoides) and Cichlids (Oreochromis Mossambicus) Affects Crayfish (Orconectes virilis) Behavior , Paul Moore
Indirect effects of largemouth bass on macrophytes through non-consumptive effects on crayfish. Tyler Wood, Paul Moore
Increasing biodiversity and habitat complexity in invaded wetlands Amy Schrank EPA: GLRI (subaward through Loyola University)
Do stream road crossings contribute to habitat fragmentation of crayfish? Cassidy Florey, Paul Moore
Modes of chemical exposure: Groundwater and surface water entry of atrazine and effects on social behavior Alexandra Steele