Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency(desc) Years active
Test of a non-physical bio-acoustic fence to guide migratory sea lamprey Scott Miehs Great Lakes Fishery Commission 2011
Furthering Restoration via a New Approach to Invasive Mussel Control Troy Keller Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (US EPA) 2017 to 2018
Constructing a mechanistic species-interaction model of gypsy moth population fluctuations Colin Kyle Hines Fund - The University of Chicago 2009 to 2011
PFAS in northern Michigan surface waters, fish, and deer I have/will be applying for funding through Bowling Green State Univ., the Frey Fdn, the Baiardi Family Fdn, Burt Lake Preservation Assoc., Mullett Area Preservation Soc., and the Michigan Chapter of the North American Lake Mgmt Soc.. 2019
Using hair snares to monitor American marten Jill C Witt Jill Witt - Startup Funds 2018
Cross-habitat exchange of mercury between aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems M cubed 2012
Single-cell genomics of an invasive harmful alga: a sampling trip to North America: Marian P. and David M. Gates Graduate Student Endowment Fund 2018
Honeysuckle Creek Watershed Study Lucas Nave, Paul Drevnick McIntire-Stennis Capacity Grant, NIFA 2014 to 2016
Establishing a Network of Forest Inventory Plots across U. Michigan Properties to Assess and Inform About Forest Performance Under Global Change Jordon Tourville McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Program-USDA 2017
Novel approaches to European Frogbit Detection and Management Dennis A. Albert, Shane C Lishawa, Beth Lawrence MI Invasive Species Grant Program 2015 to 2016
Piping Plover Research Program Michigan DNR 2011 to 2017
Novel approaches to European Frogbit Detection and Management Shane C Lishawa, Dennis A. Albert Michigan DNR 2016 to 2017
Control sea lamprey in the Cheboygan River with Sterile Males Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program 2019 to 2020
Mapping and Creation of a Geospatial Decision Support Tool for Great Lakes Beach Hazards Guy Meadows Michigan Office of the Great Lakes 2017 to 2018
Direct and indirect effects of warming on plant communities Phoebe Lehmann Zarnetske Michigan State University 2015 to 2021
Floristic inventory of the Little Traverse Conservancy Bessey Creek Nature Preserve, Douglas Lake Eric Hellquist n/a 2010 to 2012
Modeling community and ecosystem processes in wetland plant invasion and nutrient cycling William Currie, Deborah Goldberg NASA 2011 to 2013
Broadband Radiometry for Snowpack Travel Time Measurement NASA 2014 to 2016
Broadband Radiometry for Snowpack Travel Time Measurement Mohammad Mousavi, Roger Dean De Roo NASA 2017 to 2018
A low cost sensor to quantify spatial and temporal variability of snow packs for SCLP validation NASA 2011 to 2014