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December 2016/January 2017

Presentations & Publications

AWRI staff are in bold, undergraduate students are denoted with a single asterisk*, graduate students are denoted with two asterisks**, and post-docs are denoted with three asterisks***.


Bopi Biddanda is a co-author of an article published in Biogeochemistry:
Salk, K.R., P.H. Ostrom, B.A. Biddanda, A.D. Weinke**, S.T. Kendall and N.E. Ostrom. 2016. Ecosystem metabolism and greenhouse gas production in a mesotrophic northern temperate lake experiencing seasonal hypoxia. Biogeochemistry 131: 303-319.

Bopi Biddanda has a manuscript accepted to Eos – American Geophysical Union.
Biddanda, B.A. In Press. Emerging global significance of the freshwater carbon cycle. Eos – American Geophysical Union.

Charlyn Partridge was lead author of an article published in PLoS ONE:
Partridge, C., M.D. MacManes, R. Knapp, and B.D. Neff. 2016. Brain transcriptional profiles of male alternative reproductive tactics and females in bluegill sunfish. PLoS ONE 11(12): e0167509; doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0167509

Rick Rediske is a co-author of an article published in Scientific Reports; other co-authors include Liqiang Xie and Nadia Gillett, both former post-doctoral researchers at AWRI, and Brian Scull.
Xie, L.***, R. Rediske, N.D. Gillett***, J.P. O’Keefe, B. Scull and Q. Xue. 2016. The impact of environmental parameters on microcystin production in dialysis bag experiments.  Scientific Reports 6:38722 | DOI: 10.1038/srep38722

Al Steinman, Nadia Gillett, and Maggie Oudsema are co-authors on an article published in Environmental Monitoring and Assessment.
Gillett, N.D.***, M. Oudsema, and A.D. Steinman. 2017. Live diatoms as indicators of urban stormwater runoff. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 189:37. DOI 10.1007/s10661-016-5747-8


(Presenter listed first)

John Koches participated in and made a brief presentation at the Michigan State University sponsored “Drone Use for Agriculture” ground school class for FAA UAS Certification held at the Muskegon Community College Lakeshore Facility on January 6.

Maggie Oudsema and Emily Kindervater gave presentations at the annual watershed meeting of the Macatawa Area Coordinating Council on December 15.

Al Steinman was the keynote speaker at the National Caucus of Environmental Legislators in Washington, DC on December 3.

Al Steinman spoke at the Southwest Michigan Drain Commissioners meeting held at AWRI on December 7.