Current Research

Project Title Investigators Funding agency Years active
Quantification of Microcystin-LR among Fish Species in an Oligotrophic Lake: A Proposed Study in Little Traverse Lake, MI. Heather Snyder 2013
Hydrologic alterations in contaminated streams and the influence of the hyporheic zone in contaminant bioavailability Anna Harrison 2013
The threat of cleaning up the problem: how restored habitats and increasing proportions of invasive crayfish are impacting ecosystem structuring Amanda Browne
Culverts As A Mechanism for Habitat Fragmentation In Streams Juliet Slutzker 2013
The effects of altered RHP perception of self and opponent on fight dynamics and assessment in crayfish (Orconectes virilis) Sarah Jane Wofford 2013
Physical characteristics of stimuli within sensory landscapes Ana M Jurcak 2013 to 2014
Proof-of-Concept Test of Larval Sea Lamprey Responses to Alarm Cue Thomas Luhring Great Lakes Fishery Commission 2013
Water Stress Effects on Plant Defenses and Plant-Mycorrhizal Interactions
A low cost sensor to quantify spatial and temporal variability of snow packs for SCLP validation NASA 2011 to 2014
The effects of pitcher plant (Sarracenia purpurea) nectar, color, and leaf morphology on prey capture and inquiline communities.
CAREER: Linking cryospheric processes across scales to model non-linear albedo feedback Mark Flanner National Science Foundation 2012 to 2017
Lacustrine record Fabien Kenig 2012
Diatoms of the United States Self
Floristic inventory of the Little Traverse Conservancy Bessey Creek Nature Preserve, Douglas Lake Eric Hellquist n/a 2010 to 2012
Freshwater Algae of the Douglas Lake region. John Kociolek UMBS Fellowship 2012 to 2017
Acoustic orientation of a parasitoid fly 2012 to 2013
Photosynthetic rates in the purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea David Karowe 2012
Photosynthetic rates in the purple pitcher plant, Sarracenia purpurea
Cross-habitat exchange of mercury between aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems M cubed 2012
Diversity of the diatom genus Frustulia Pavla Urbankova 2012