Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agencysort descending
Long-term monitoring of trophic status of Douglas Lake Kristi Judd
Unveiling the migratory route of the Great Lakes Piping Plover Erin Roche
Effects of a decade of litter manipulation on soil carbon-dioxide effluxes from a temperate mixed-deciduous forest Nicholas Medina
Evaluating the Successes of Land Trust Conservation: Social and Economic Effects of Incentive-Based Efforts in Northern Michigan Kathryn Braddock
The Role of stream characteristics in gregarine parasitism and fitness of dark-winged damselfies
Do the mechanisms of contest assessment differ for male and female crayfish, Orconectes rusticus? Sarah Wofford
Chemical Characterization of Gas/Aerosol-Phase Organics Jenna Ditto
Interaction of stream flow and benthic organisms David Edwards
Fungal and bacterial decomposition of downed woody debris John Syring, Christopher Gough
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia Pavla Urbankova
Realistic exposure to toxins may show effects beyond standard static exposures Tim Ludington, Paul Moore
Phylogeography of Michigan pitcher plants and their microbial communities Maggie Koopman
Physical characteristics of stimuli within sensory landscapes Ana Jurcak, Paul Moore
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia John Kociolek, Rex Lowe
deer browsing effects on plant and soil biogeochemistry Jacqueline Popma
The effect of different predator hunting modes on prey behavior Ana Jurcak
Crayfish Ecology and sociobiology Paul Moore
Cost of Female Color Mimicry for Males in the Damselfly Enallagma hageni Mingzi Xu, Ola Fincke
Investigating Water Vapor Transport in Disturbed and Undisturbed Sites Richard Fiorella
Investigating the fungal communities associate with native and invasive Phragmites australis Wesley Bickford