Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency Years active
Acoustic behavior of the parasitoid fly, Emblemasoma auditrix and its host Okanagana rimosa (Homoptera) Reinhard Lakes-Harlan 2017
Population demography and plant-pollinator interactions of a federally threatened thistle, Cirsium pitcheri Erin Elizabeth Fegley, Claudia Jolls US Fish & Wildlife Service, Department of Natural Resources, Great Lakes Restoration Fund 2017
Robot Manipulation for Unstructured Environments 2017
Using non-invasive hair snares to detect American marten and fisher in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan Jill C Witt University of Michigan MCubed Program 2019
Supporting Cisco (Coregonus artedi) Restoration in Northeastern Lake Michigan Albany K Jacobson Eckert, April Renee Richards, Jillian Elise Mayer 2017
Quantifying inter-species differences in root hydraulic properties Liz Agee UMBS Student Research Funding 2017
Furthering Restoration via a New Approach to Invasive Mussel Control Troy Keller Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (US EPA) 2017 to 2018
Characterizing forest hydrology using stable water isotopes Phoebe Aron 2017
Honeysuckle Creek Watershed Study Lucas Nave, Paul Drevnick McIntire-Stennis Capacity Grant, NIFA 2014 to 2016
Hydrologic Connectivity of Isolated Wetlands Arthur J Gold 2017
Understanding the effects of a pesticide sensitivity of native and invasive prey to the impact space of a predator. 2017
Does ecological immunity underlie plant quality-induced changes in herbivore tolerance to infection and parasite virulence under global change? Mark Hunter 2017
Modeling A. lycorias body shape and hydrologic conditions 2017
How the Role of Diet Fed to Bass (Micropterus salmoides) and Cichlids (Oreochromis Mossambicus) Affects Crayfish (Orconectes virilis) Behavior 2017
Indirect effects of largemouth bass on macrophytes through non-consumptive effects on crayfish. Tyler Wood 2017
Increasing biodiversity and habitat complexity in invaded wetlands EPA: GLRI (subaward through Loyola University) 2017 to 2018
Do stream road crossings contribute to habitat fragmentation of crayfish? 2017
Modes of chemical exposure: Groundwater and surface water entry of atrazine and effects on social behavior 2017
Assessment of Iris versicolor L. population health across northern Michigan
Airborne Microbial Communities Kathryn Docherty National Science Foundation 2016 to 2017