A Closer Look
AWRI's Monthly Newsletter
Bopi Biddanda has received a National Science Foundation collaborative award in the amount of $40,989 over three years. The title of the proposal is: Revealing the interplay between light, sulfur cycling, and O2 production in cyanobacterial mats.
AWRI has received a DEQ award in the amount of $83,573 to develop new monitoring methods to rapidly detect the presence of toxin-producing blue-green algae and determine whether they are producing cyanotoxins at the cellular level. Rick Rediske, Charlyn Partridge, and Kevin Strychar are co-PIs on this project.
Sherry Claflin, classroom instructor, has been named the 2016 Earth Science Educator of the Year by the Michigan Earth Science Teachers Association.