2012

  • Katie Lay Avian abundance with relation to coverage of invasive grassland plant species, plant structure, and grazing patterns
  • Eckert, Lauren Preferential foraging behavior of forest deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus gracilis) on native and non-native Picea seeds
  • Magliocca, Michael Confounding effects on speciation: hybrid vigor in Daphnia pulex x D. pulicaria
  • Menzie Yezak E. grylli and Camnula pellucida
  • Thistle, Megan Properties of vernal ponds and their effect on the density of green algae (Oophila amlysomatis) in spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) egg masses
  • Long, Kathleen Possible effects of environmental change: survivorship and biomass production of Dapnia in a series of laboratory simulations
  • Lauren Gillespie Nesting and reproductive success and brown-headed cowbird parasitism of the red-winged blackbird in correlation with its environment: roadside ditches vs. wetlands
  • Cavanaugh, Colleen Early growth as a predictor of canopy class
  • Elser, Stephen Placement and displacement of Chaoborus larvae in water columns across a dissolved organic carbon gradient
  • Armajo, Bryan Effects of predator chemical cues on snail behavior
  • Lesko, Jennifer Aphids and ants: mutualistic interactions on aspen trees
  • Leary, Patrick Variations of growth rate, body length, reproduction, and population size in Daphnia pulex across a phosphorus gradient
  • Szabo, Shawn Possible interactions between deer herbivory and earthworm invasion impacts on the regeneration of sugar maple (Acer saccharum) in northern hardwood forest
  • Crum, Nathan Diet composition and prey selectivity of yellow perch Perca flavescens from five lakes across a gradient of dissolved organic carbon at UNDERC East
  • Lupoli, Christina The effect of northern clearwater crayfish (Orconectes propinquus) abundance on stream invertebrate diversity in Michigan's Upper Peninsula
  • McLaren, Jack Monitoring techniques for temperate bird diversity: uncovering relationships between soundscape analysis and point counts
  • Timothy M. Ryan What Is The Relationship Between Emergent Wetland Insect Community Dynamics and Yellow-headed Blackbird Breeding Ecology?
  • Driscoll, Samantha Potential changes of seed predation of Tamias striatus
  • Ashley Siffarm Diversity in vegetation, macroinvertebrates, soil type, and hydrology can explain success of restoration efforts of wetlands in the Ninepipe area on the Flathead Indian Reservation
  • Marielle Saums Retention and transmission of Entomophaga gryllii in Formica fusca and Camnula pellucida
  • Chivetta, Mary The prevalence and effects of Ergasilus (gill lice) on fish species in two northern Wisconsin lakes
  • Gyure, Chelsea The effects of varying cache depth and mammalian scent on the foraging behavior of Peromyscus maniculatus
  • Zenker, Kate Predator-mediated effects on deer browsing behavior
  • Ryan, Anastassia Phosphorus and nitrogen effects on algal growth and subsequently methane production
  • Woodrow, Nicole Tree-ring growth and suppression dynamics for Acer saccharum in the presence of inter- and intraspecific competition
  • Baker, Noel Methane oxidation: methanotrophic bacteria's response to methane addition in a northern temperate lake
  • Anderson, Nick Predicting the effectiveness of chemical defenses based on the physical defenses of three gastropods in the presence of two crayfish predators
  • O'Reilly, Ashleigh Response of Daphnia mendotae, Daphnia pulicaria, and Holopedium gibberum to presence of fish kairomones and caffeine
  • Charette, Erik Greenfall dynamics across maple, birch, and aspen stands of an eastern deciduous forest in relation to wind disturbance
  • Kalejs, Nick The effects of temperature, predator density, dissolved oxygen, and percent emergent plants on Lithobates sylvatica tadpole body mass
  • Vega-Ross, Maraliz The impact of infection with the parasite, Microphallus spp., on the growth of native and invasive Orconectes crayfishes
  • Mason Murphy The effects of grazing and invasive plant species on butterfly communities in northwest Montana