April 2015

Activities

Tony Fiore did an on-air interview about the rising lake levels and their effect on ship operations with Jon Mills, WZZM TV13 on March 31.

Tony Fiore did an on-air interview about the rising lake levels and their effect on ship operations with Breanna Tinsley, WDET Detroit Public Radio on April 1.

Shirley McIntire and Ann Hesselsweet represented AWRI with a display at the Muskegon Earth Day event on April 25.

Samantha Morsches, an S3 student who worked with Carl Ruetz last summer, completed her honors senior project with Carl on the spatial distribution of fishes in drowned river mouth lakes.

Syndell Parks attended the Wisconsin Extension Lakes Partnership Convention in Wisconsin the week of April 20.

Carl Ruetz attended the Great Lakes Science in Action Symposium at CMU on April 2.

Carl Ruetz and Andrya Whitten attended a kick-off event for the “Spring into Michigan” program at the Inn at Harbor Shores in St. Joseph, MI on April 17.  The Inn has offered to donate $5.00 toward Carl’s fisheries research for every room booked in the next six weeks.

Michele Smith and Ann Hesselsweet represented AWRI at the Earth Day celebration in Grand Haven on April 18.