2013

  • Nora Nickels The effects of predator scent and varying food amount on the foraging behavior of Peromyscus maniculatus
  • Yen, Ivy Repeatability of Peromyscus exploratory behavior in the hole-board apparatus
  • Spear, Michael Infection of yellow perch (Perca flavescens) by black-spot parasites in a public and private lake
  • Silva Rodriguez, Amarilis Impact of DOC in the zooplankton community composition
  • Salcedo Bauza, Alexandra Effect of DOC levels on aquatic insect growth, distribution and emergence patterns
  • Ruiz Cortes, Jean The darkening waters: particulate organic carbon sedimentation rates along a water color gradient
  • Roden-Reynolds, Patrick Plastic responses in juvenile wood frog (Rana sylvatica) morphology from predation
  • Rios, Celeny Methane storage in fresh water lakes at UNDERC-East
  • Raja, Shella Isolation of climate sensitivities of Acer saccharum and Abies balsamea
  • Poinsatte, Natasia Relationship between aboveground biomass and diversity in Northern Great Lakes forests
  • Parrott, Riley The behavioral response of small rodents to increased plant cover
  • Olsen, Hannah Foraging behavior of Eastern Chipmunks between two levels of human presence
  • Merriman, Chelsea Effect of bird predation and nutrient input on a mixed-grassland trophic cascade
  • McMullen, Linsey Leaf litter and aggregate habitat preferences of Plethodon cinereus
  • Kruep, Julia Microhabitat choice as a function of ectoparasitism: basking behavior of Chrysemys picta belii in the presence of Placobdella spp.
  • Kipp, Michael Positive feedbacks in global biogeochemistry: methane emissions from freshwater lakes
  • Johnson, Amy Potential for shifting top-down pressure under climate change: seed preferences of northern Tamias minimus versus southerly Tamias striatus
  • Hing, Jing Sheng Comparing the predator avoidance and boldness responses of Orconectes rusticus, O. propinquus, and O. virilis infected with Microphallus spp.
  • Hart, Julia Diel vertical and horizontal migration of zooplankton across a gradient of dissolved organic carbon
  • Hanratty, Erin The impact of dissolved organic carbon on the feeding effectiveness of bluegills
  • Guidolin, Ben Predator avoidance behaviours between native (helisoma trivolvis) and invasive (Cipangopaludina chinensis) snail species when exposed to kairomones from crayfish (Orconectes propinquus) and pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus) predators and alarm cues.
  • George, Payton The effects of predator chemical cues on the behavior of spotted salamander larvae (Ambystoma maculatum)
  • Frakes, Adam Characteristics of pileated woodpecker (Dryocopus pileatus) cavity rees in edge habitat of a northern mixed conifer-hardwood forest
  • Farr, Matthew Influence of hydroperiod and depth of woodland vernal pools on small mammal abundance and diversity in the Upper Great Lakes Regio
  • Deason, Nicholas Evaluation of Acilius larvae (Coleoptera) for biocontrol of mosquito larvae
  • Davila, Ryan Microphallus sp. trematode parasites alter use of and competition for shelter in the crayfish Orconectes virilis and Orconectes propinquus
  • Bendel, Cayla Trophic cascades between wolves (Canis lupus), deer (Odocoileus virginianus), and browse plants in Northern Wisconsin and Michigan
  • Nick Anderson Effects of a parasitic mite on the competitive interactions between two grasshopper species
  • Stephen Elser The effect of nutrient and water availability on grasshopper herbivory
  • Jenny Lesko Arthropod diversity in an array of natural and disturbed ecosystems
  • Nick Kalejs The Effects of Natural Wildlife Crossings on Macroinvertebrates and Algae in a Northwest Montana Stream
  • Nicole Woodrow An Ethnobotanical Research Study on Western Mono and Yokut Traditional Plant Foods and Their Miscellaneous Usages
  • Jack McLaren Soundscape analysis as a tool for monitoring songbird diversity
  • Maraliz Vega-Ross Effect of invasive plants on herbivores and herbivory preferences