Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency(desc) Years active
Modes of chemical exposure: Groundwater and surface water entry of atrazine and effects on social behavior 2017
Game fish habitat preferences in Northern Michigan lakes and streams 2015
Tower-based observations of solar induced fluorescence Gretchen Keppel-Aleks 2015 to 2019
Local adaptations to flow: investigating how flow conditions in streams and lakes influence chemically-mediated search behavior in crayfish Troy Keller 2009
Do stream road crossings contribute to habitat fragmentation of crayfish? 2017
MSUSStoRE
Mycoviral Transmission in Nature 2017
Determining the effects lake shore owners can have on insect emergence Robert Walter Pillsbury 2014
Hydrologic alterations in contaminated streams and the influence of the hyporheic zone in contaminant bioavailability Anna Harrison 2013
Effects of Stacked GM Corn on the Growth and Chemically Mediated Behaviors of Juvenile Rusty Crayfish, Orconectes rusticus Eric Hellquist 2015
Swimmer Itch Project Curtis Lee Blankespoor 2015
Interacting disturbance in forest ecosystems: Does disturbance memory affect resistance and resilience of forest productivity? Robert Timothy Fahey, Christopher Gough, Jeffrey Atkins, Brady S Hardiman 2019
Forest vegetation regeneration in a 1998 controlled burn in Northern Michigan Barnes, Burton Verne, Gary Fowler 1994 to 1998
Ecology and biology of landlocked sea lamprey (Petromyzon marinus) within Michigan's inland waterway Jesse McCarter 2015
The threat of cleaning up the problem: how restored habitats and increasing proportions of invasive crayfish are impacting ecosystem structuring Amanda Browne
How will climate change and latitude interact to affect tree species in the Great Lakes Region? 2016 to 2020
Culverts As A Mechanism for Habitat Fragmentation In Streams Juliet Slutzker 2013
Indirect effects of largemouth bass on macrophytes through non-consumptive effects on crayfish. Tyler Wood 2017
How does chronic exposure to pharmaceuticals impact crayfish behavior and physiology 2015
Sustainable Urbanism: Urban Design with Nature: Volume 2 Doug L Farr 2015