Lake Erie Center

Publications and Presentations

Bold= GK-12 participants, *= our current and past GK-12 Fellows, **= our GK-12 Teachers

PUBLICATIONS 2008 – 2009 (N=5)

Bodamer, B.L.*, and Bossenbroek, J.M..  2008.  Wetlands as barriers: effects of vegetated waterways on downstream dispersal of zebra mussels. Freshwater Biology, 53:2051-2060.

Gorey C.*, Escobar I., Gruden C., Coleman M., Mileyeva-Biebesheimer O*. 2008. Development of Smart Membrane Filters for Microbial Sensing. Separation Science & Technology, 43 (16): 4056-4074

Haponski, A.E.* and Stepien, C.A..  2008.  Molecular, morphological, and biogeographic resolution of cryptic taxa in the greenside darter Etheostoma blennioides complex. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 49:69-83. Doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2008.07.013

Parker, A.D., Uzarski, D.G., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* Stepien, C.A., Ruehl, C.B., Burton, T.M. 2009. The interplay of phenotypic plasticity, ecological habitat, and population genetics in young yellow perch.  Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 138: 899-914.

Stepien, C.A., Murphy, D.J., Lohner, R.N., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Haponski, A.E.* 2009.  Population genetics and biogeography of the walleye Sander vitreus:  Signatures of vicariance, postglacial dispersal, and spawning philopatry.  Molecular Ecology, 18: 3411-3428.

 

PUBLICATIONS 2009 -2010 (N=12)

Barnswell, K.D. and Dwyer, D.F. Assessing the field performance of evapotranspiration covers in northwest Ohio. Journal of Environmental Engineering, In review.

DeVanna, K.M.*, Barrett, C.A., Mayer, C.M. Effects of Dreissena on infaunal benthic communities: Consequences of ecosystem engineering. Journal of the North American Benthological Society, In review.

DeVanna K.M., Bodamer, B.L., Wellington, C.G., Hammer, E., Bossenbroek, J.M., Mayer, C.M. An alternative hypothesis for invasional meltdown: General facilitation by Dreissena. Diversity and Distributions, In review.

Gorey, C.*, Escobar, I., Gruden, C., Cai, G. 2010. Development of microbial sensing nanostructured membranes. Desalination, 248:99-105.

Grzybowsi, M., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* Stepien, C.A., Rosauer, D., Binkowksi, F., Klaper, R., Shepherd, B., Goetz, F. 2010. Genetic variation of 17 wild yellow perch populations from the Midwest and East coastal United States using microsatellites. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 139:270–287.

Gullinkala T., Digman B., Gorey C*., Hausman R., Escobar, I. 2009. Desalination – Reverse Osmosis and Membrane Distillation, In: Escobar I. and A. Schäfer (eds.), Sustainable Water for the Future - Water Recycling versus Desalination, Elsevier Science, The Netherlands.

Haponski, A.E.*, Bollin, T.L.**, Jedicka, M.A., Stepien, C.A.  2010.  Landscape genetic patterns of the rainbow darter: A watershed analysis of mitochondrial DNA sequences and nuclear microsatellites. Journal of Fish Biology, 75:2244-2268. 

Parker, A.D., Stepien, C.A., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Ruehl, C.B., Uzarski, D.J. 2009. The interplay of morphology, ecological habitat, resource use, and population genetics in young yellow perch. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, 138: 899-914. doi: 10.1577/T08-093.1

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Ford, A.M., Williams, D.J., Stepien, C.A.  2009. Population genetic diversity and phylogeographic divergence patterns of yellow perch (Perca flavescens).  Journal of Great Lakes Research, 35(2): 35: 107-119. Doi:10.1016/j.jglr.2008.11.009

Stepien, C.A., Murphy, D.J., Lohner, R.N., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Haponski, A.E.*. 2009. Signatures of vicariance, postglacial dispersal, and spawning philopatry: Population genetics and biogeography of the walleye Sander vitreus. Molecular Ecology. 18: 3411–3428. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2009.04291.x

Stepien, C.A., Murphy, D.J., Lohner, R.N., Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*. 2010. Status and delineation of walleye genetic stock structure across the Great Lakes.  In Status of Walleye in the Great Lakes:  proceedings of the 2006 symposium. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Technical Report, 69 pp, 189-223.

Stepien, C.A. and Haponski, A.E. *. 2010. Systematics of the greenside darter Etheostoma blennioides complex revisited: Consensus from nuclear and mitochondrial DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 57:434-447.


PUBLICATIONS 2010 – 2011 (N=5)

Bridgeman, T.B., Chaffin, J.D. *, Filburn, J.E. Harmful algal blooms (Microsystis sp.) in western Lake Erie (2002-2009) with links to tributary discharge. Journal of Environmental Quality, In review.

Chaffin, J.D.*, Bridgeman, T.B., Heckathor, S.A., Mishra, S. Assessment of Microcystis growth rate potential and nutrient status across a trophic gradient in western Lake Erie. Journal of Great Lakes Research, In review.

Crail, T.D.*, Krebs, R.A., Zanatta, D.T. Unionid mussels from the nearshore zones in Lake Erie.  Journal of Great Lakes Research. In review.

Karsiotis, K., Pierce, L.R.*, Brown, J., Stepien, C.A. Salinity tolerance of the invasive round goby: Experimental implications for seawater ballast exchange and spread to North American estuaries. Journal of Great Lakes Research, In review.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, and Stepien, C.A. Fine-scale population genetic structure of the yellow perch Perca flavescens in Lake Erie. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, Accepted.

 

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS 2008 – 2009 (N=65)

Armenio P.M., DeVanna, K.M.*, Mayer C.M. (2008) Do zebra mussels and low oxygen affect the behavior and predation risk of Hexagenia? Oral Presentation. University of Toledo chapter of Sigma Xi annual conference, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Banda, J.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Fine-scale genetic structure of Lake Erie walleye. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting. February 2009.

Banda, J.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2009) A temporal genetic analysis of Lake Erie walleye spawning the Maumee and Sandusky Rivers. Poster presentation at Ohio Fish and Wildlife Management Association, Columbus, OH. February 2009.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of Lake Erie walleye genetic stock structure. Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Columbus, OH. December 2008.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock structure in the Maumee and Sandusky Rivers. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Mangers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock structure in Lake Erie. Sigma Xi, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock structure. International Association for Great lakes Research, University of Trent, Canada. May 2008.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock structure in Lake Erie. Poster presentation at the University of Toledo Graduate Studies Symposium, Toledo, OH. May 2008.

Banda, J.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock in Lake Erie. Ohio Academy of Science (OAS), Columbus, OH. April 2008.

Banda, J.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock in Lake Erie. Poster presentation at Ohio Fish & Wildlife Management Association (OFWMA), Columbus, OH. February 2008.

Barnswell, K.D.* and Dwyer, D.F. (2009) Field water balance of evapotranspiration covers in northwest Ohio. University of Toledo chapter of Sigma Xi annual conference, Toledo, OH. October 2009.

Bodamer, B.*, Crail, T.*, Stepien, C.A., Blosser, J.**, Kolinski, C.**, Mentzer, G., Penamon, W. (2009) River of Shame Lesson Plan. GK-12 National Conference, Washington, D.C. March 2009.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Genetic structure of the round goby in lake Erie. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Invasion genetics of the round bogy. NSF University of Toledo Poster Show, Toledo, OH. September 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Source identification for exotic Eurasian round goby (Apollonia melanostoma) populations in North America. American Fisheries Society, San Francisco, CA. September 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Species invasions in the Great Lakes: genetic insights. Lakeside Association seminar, Toled, OH. July 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Genetic structure of the North American round goby. Poster presentation at the University of Toledo Graduate Studies Symposium, Toledo, OH. May 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Source idenfitication(s) for exotic Eurasian round goby (Apollonia melanostoma) populations in North America: a comparative analysis of nuclear microsatellite and mitochondrial DNA sequence data. Ohio Academy of Science (OAS), Columbus, OH. April 2008.

Brown, J., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Genetic structure of the North American round goby. Poster presentation at Ohio Fish & Wildlife Management Association (OFWMA), Columbus, OH. February 2008.

Campbell, M.* (2008) Using Ground Penetrating Radar in the Oak Openings Region. Sigma Xi Student Research Symposium, Toledo, OH, November 2008.

Campbell, M.*, Bourland, D.**, and Stierman, D. (2009) History, high schoolers, and geophysics: using ground penetrating radar to locate unmarked graves in Toledo, Ohio, USA. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, 42nd annual meeting North-Central Section, Rockford IL, April 2009.

DeVanna K.M.* and C.M. Mayer. (2008) Hexagenia habitat choice: Effects of hypoxia and fish foraging. Oral Presentation. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, May 2008.

DeVanna, K.M.*, Bodamer, B.L.*, Hammer, E., Wellington, C.G., Bossenbroek, J.M., Mayer, C.M. (2009) An alternative hypothesis for invasional meltdown: General facilitation by Dreissena. International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. April 2009.

Escobar, I., Gullinkala, T., Gorey, C.*, Hausman, R. (2008) Genetic history of walleye and yellow perch. Midwest Fish and Wildlife conference, Columbus, OH. December 2008.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2009) What DNA tells us about walleye and yellow perch in Lake Erie. Great Lakes Fishery Commission annual meeting, Ypsilanti, MI. March 2009.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Temporal comparisons of Lake Erie yellow perch. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting. February 2009.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Temporal comparisons of Lake Erie yellow perch. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting, Pickerel Creek, OH. February 2009.

Haponski, A.E.*, Banda, J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Fine-scale genetic structure of Lake Erie walleye. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting, Pickerel Creek, OH. February 2009.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Temporal comparisons of Lake Erie yellow perch. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting, Pickerel Creek, OH. February 2009.

Haponski, A.*, and Stepien, C.A (2008) Smallmouth bass genetic patterns across North America. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Mileyeva-Biebesheimer, O.* and Gruden, C.L. (2008) The impact of nanoparticles in personal care products on bacterial viability. Sigma Xi Student Research Symposium, Toledo, OH, November 2008.

Moorhead, D., Campbell, M.*, DeVanna, K.M.*, Haponski, A.E.*, Penamon, W.*(2008) Building a science learning community and enhancing student research opportunities through GK-12. GK-12 regional conference. Purdue University, Lafayette, IN. November 2008.

Pierce, L.*, and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Developing a rapid molecular assay with internal controls for the detection of the VHS fish virus. Poster presentation at Ohio Fish and Wildlife Management Association, Columbus, OH. February 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC) Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting, Pickerel Creek, OH. February 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting. February 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Sigma Xi Scientific Honorary Society, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. University of Toledo chapter of Sigma Xi annual conference, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Assessing genetic diversity and divergence levels of wild yellow perch and walleye populations and applications to improving broodstock. American Fisheries Society, San Francisco, CA. September 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Assessing genetic diversity and divergence levels of wild Yellow Perch and Walleye populations and applications to improving broodstock. American Fisheries Society, Ottawa, ON. August 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Genetic Stock Structure of Lake Erie Yellow Perch Spawning Groups. Poster presentation at the University of Toledo Graduate Studies Symposium, Toledo, OH. May 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Genetic Stock Structure of Lake Erie Yellow Perch Spawning Groups UT Graduate Student Symposium, Toledo, OH. May 2008.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2008) A landscape genetic analysis of Great Lakes Yellow Perch populations in relation to their variation across North America. Ohio Academy of Science (OAS), Columbus, OH. April 2008.

Sopkovich, E., Brown, J., Stepien, C.A. (2008) Temporal and spatial genetic structure of the round goby: invasion patterns in the Great Lakes. International Association for Great lakes Research, University of Trent, Canada. May 2008.

Sopkovich, E., Brown, J., Stepien, C.A. (2008) Temporal and spatial genetic structure of the round goby invasion. Poster presentation at Posters at the Capitol: Undergraduate Research in Ohio, Columbus, OH. April 2008.

Sopkovich, E., and Stepien, C.A. (2008) Temporal and spatial genetic structure of the round goby: invasion patterns in the Great Lakes. Ohio Academy of Science, Toledo, OH. April 2008.

Sopkovich, E., Brown, J., Stepien, C.A. (2008) Temporal and spatial genetic structure of the Eurasian round goby: invasion patterns in the Great Lakes. Ohio Academy of Science, Toledo, OH. April 2008.

Stepien, C.A., Sopkovich, E., Brown, J. (2009) Invasion genetics of the round goby: Founding sources, spatial patterns, and temporal changes. International Aquatic Invasive Species Conference, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. April 2009.

Stepien, C.A., Bodamer, B.*, Crail, T.*, Blosser, J.**, Kolinski, C.**, Mentzer, G.*, Penamon, W.* (2009) Establishing an Environmental Science Learning Community at the Land-Lake Ecosystem Interface. Poster presentation at NSF National Gk-12 conference. Washington, D.C. March 2009.

Stepien, C.A. (2009) Career Insights of a Marine Biologist: Perspectives for Mentoring and insights from our NSF Gk-12 program. Seminar presentation to NSF SETGO program at Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH. February 2009.

Stepien, C.A. (2009) Project overview to Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur and Senator George Voinovich aides, Washington, D.C. February 2009.

Stepien, C.A., Sepulveda-Villet, O.*, Haponski, A. *, Banda, J. (2009) What DNA tells us about walleye and yellow perch in Lake Erie. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting. February 2009.

Stepien, C.A., Murphy, D., Lohner, R. (2008) Walleye genetic patterns across North America. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Stepien, C.A., Murphy, D., Lohner, R. (2008) Walleye and yellow perch: 50 years of genetic history across Lake Erie. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics Managers Workshop, Toledo, OH. November 2008.

Stepien, C.A., Brown, J., Sopkovich, E., Neilson, M. (2008) New names, evolutionary resolution, and founding sources for exotic round gobies. American Fisheries Society, San Francisco, CA. September 2008.

Stepien, C.A. (2008) Evolutionary, biogeographic, and genetic relationships of Neogobiin Gobies in the Ponto-Caspian and Invasive Populations. Seminar at Moscow State University and A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution of the Russian Academy of Sciences. July 2008.

Stepien, C.A. (2008) Evolutionary, biogeographic, and genetic relationships of Neogobiin Gobies in the Ponto-Caspian and Invasive Populations. Seminar at the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg. July 2008.

Stepien, C.A. (2008) Evolutionary, biogeographic, and genetic relationships of Neogobiin Gobies in the Ponto-Caspian and Invasive Populations. Seminar at the University of Gdansk, Poland, Marine Laboratory, Poland. July 2008.

Stepien, C.A., Brown, J., Neilson, M. (2008) New names, evolutionary resolution, and founding sources for exotic round gobies. International Association for Great lakes Research, University of Trent, Canada. May 2008.

Stepien, C.A., and Banda, J.* (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock in Lake Erie. Poster presentation at Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference (LEMN), Windsor, Ontario, Canada. April 2008.

Stepien, C.A., and Brown, J. (2008) Temporal and spatial genetic structure of the round goby invasion. Poster presentation at Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference (LEMN), Windsor, Ontario, Canada. April 2008.

Stepien, C.A., and Sopkovich, E. (2008) A temporal analysis of walleye genetic stock in Lake Erie. Poster presentation at Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference (LEMN), Windsor, Ontario, Canada. April 2008.

 

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS 2009 – 2010 (N=48)

Banda, J.A.*, Haponski, A.E.*, Stepien, C.A. (2010) Temporal and spatial patterns of genetic connectivity and divergence among Lake Erie walleye (Sander vitreus) spawning groups. Lake Erie Millennium Conference, Windsor, CA. April 2010.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2010) Analysis of genetic connectivity and divergence among Lake Erie walleye spawning groups. Poster presentation at Ohio Fish and Wildlife Management Association conference, Columbus, OH. February 2010.

Banda, J.A.* and Stepien C.A. (2009) Fine-scale temporal genetic structure of Lake Erie walleye. International Association of Great Lakes Research conference, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Barnswell, K.D.* and Dwyer, D.F. (2009) Field water balance of evapotranspiration covers in northwest Ohio.  Phytotechnologies 6th International Conference, St. Louis, MO. December 2009

Blosser, J.** and Crail, T.* (2009) Student-based ecological monitoring of two riffle classes in Swan Creek, an urban stream in NW Ohio. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH, May 2009.

Bodamer, B.L.*, Bridgeman, T.B., Ruch, R.J. (2010) Physiological responses of Yellow Perch to Hypoxia: Ecological applications for Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1a (Poster), Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association Annual Meeting, Columbus, OH, February 2010.

Bodamer, B.L., Bridgeman, T.B., Ruch, R.J.  (2009) Measuring hypoxia-induced stress in yellow perch:  Ecological applications for Hypoxia Inducible Factor 1a.  Michigan Society of Toxicology Water Safety and Toxicology of the Great Lakes Region Annual Meeting.  East Lansing, MI, November 2009.

Bodamer B.L.*, Bridgeman, T.B., Ruch, R.J., Höök, T. (2009) Measuring Hypoxia-induced physiological stress in yellow perch (Perca flavescens). International Association of Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Bollin, T.L.**, Haponski, A.E.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Collaborative Science Research Experience for High School Students with a focus on Water Quality Testing on the Ottawa River Watershed. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH, May 2009.

Bogue, M.** and Mileyeva-Biebesheimer, O.* (2009) Student Water Quality Testing Engages Students in all Levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH, May 2009.

Bourland, D.**, Campbell, M.*, Stierman, D.J. (2009) Using Ground Penetrating Radar to Locate Unmarked Graves in Toledo, Ohio, USA. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH, May 2009.

Cole, P.** and Bodamer, B.L.* (2009) Introducing high school students to environmental monitoring: A look at water quality in the Ottawa River (Poster), International Association of Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH, May 2009.

Crail, T.D.*, Bossenbroek, J.M. Gottgens, J.F. (2010) Wind-derived seiches as a means for detecting and monitoring the unionid community in the western basin of Lake Erie. Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference, Windsor, ON. April 2010.

Crail, T.D.*, Bossenbroek, J.M. Gottgens, J.F. (2009)  A multiscale analysis of Etheostoma darter habitat in the Ohio River Basin.  Southeastern Fishes Council, Lake Guntersville, AL.  November 2009.

Crail, T.D.*, Bossenbroek, J.M. Gottgens, J.F. (2009) Niche dimension of Etheostoma darters in the Ohio River Basin at multiple scales. American Fisheries Society, Nashville, TN. September 2009.

Crail, T.D.*, Gottgens, J.F, Bossenbroek, J.M. (2009) Wind-derived seiches as a means for detecting and monitoring the unionid community in the western basin of Lake Erie. International Association for Great Lakes Research, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH. May 2009. 

DeVanna, K.M.*, Jain, N., Mayer, C.M., Schloesser, D.W. (2010) Mapping the spatial relationship of burrowing mayflies and dreissenid mussels in western Lake Erie. Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference, Windsor, ON. April 2010.

DeVanna, K.M.*, Cope, P.M., Mayer, C.M. (2009) Biotic and abiotic habitat interactions determine predation risk for burrowing mayflies. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Gorey, C.*, Escobar, I., and Bothum, G. (2010) N-isopropylacrylamide (NIPAAM) modified ultrafiltration membranes. National Science Foundation National GK-12 Conference Graduate Student Poster Session, Washington, D.C. March 2010.

Gorey C.*, Escobar, I., Zaky, A., and Gruden, C. (2009) N-isopropylacrylamide (NIPAAM)-modified ultrafiltration membranes with bacterial sensing abilities. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Conference, Nashville, TN. November 2009.

Gorey C.* (2009) How to effectively engage the next generation in STEM careers. American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Conference, Nashville, TN. November 2009.

Gorey C.*, Escobar, I., Zaky, A., and Gruden, C. (2009) N-isopropylacrylamide(NIPAAM)-modified ultrafiltration membranes with bacterial sensing abilities. North American Membrane Society Annual Conference, Charleston, SC. June 2009.

Gorey C.*, Escobar, I., and Gruden, C. (2009)  Cellulose acetate ultrafiltration membranes modified with  temperature-sensitive polymers for fouling resistance.  International Association for Great Lakes Research Annual Meeting, Toledo OH. May 2009.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2010) Genetic structure of walleye with fine-scale focus in Lake Erie. Great Lakes Fishery Commission Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups annual meeting, Old Woman Creek, OH. February 2010.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2010) Spatial and temporal genetic patterns of Lake Erie yellow perch.  Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association Annual Conference, Columbus, OH. February 2010.

Haponski, A.E.*, Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2009) Spatial and temporal genetic patterns of Lake Erie yellow perch. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Jain, N., DeVanna, K.M.*, Mayer, C.M., Schloesser, D.W. (2009) Mapping the spatial relationship of burrowing mayflies and dreissenid mussels in western Lake Erie. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2010.

Karsiotis, S.R., Brown, J.E., Pierce, L.*, Stepien, C.A. (2010) Salinity tolerance of the exotic round goby: Experimental implications for seawater ballast exchange. Poster presentation at International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, San Diego, CA. September 2010.

Karsiotis, S.R., Brown, J.E., Pierce, L.*, Stepien, C.A. (2010) Salinity tolerance of the exotic round goby: Experimental implications for seawater ballast exchange. Poster presentation at International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Kolinski, C.** and Gorey, C.* (2009) Teaching Science to Make Good Citizens. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Lohner, R.N. and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Developing an environmental science learning community at the land-lake ecosystem interface. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Lohner, R.N., Stepien, C.A., Moorhead, D.L., Bridgeman, T.B., Fisher, T.G., Gruden, C.L. (2009) Graduate Teaching Fellows in STEM High School Education: An Environmental Science Learning Community at the Land-Lake Ecosystem Interface. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Penamon, W.A., and Mentzer, G.C. (2009) The Role of Mentoring in Promoting Positive Attitudes of Minority Students Towards STEM Careers. International Association for Great Lakes Research annual meeting, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch: Any relation to management units? Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference, Windsor, CA. April 2010.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Gorey, C.* (2010) Graduate research at the land-lake ecosystem interface at the University of Toledo. National Science Foundation National GK-12 Confererence, Washington, D.C., March 2010.

Sepulveda Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC) Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups Annual Meeting, Old Woman Creek, OH. February 2010.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Population genetic basis for Lake Erie yellow perch stock structure and management units. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2010.

Sepulveda Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch using high-resolution microsatellite markers. Lake Erie Inland Waters Annual Research Review Meeting 2010, Columbus, OH. January 2010.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch: A landscape genetic approach to test management unit congruency. University of Toledo chapter of Sigma Xi annual conference, Toledo, OH. October 2009.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2009) Genetic structure of Great Lakes yellow perch: A landscape genetic approach. International Association for Great Lakes Research annual meeting, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Singler, K.** and DeVanna, K.M.* (2009) Engaging high school students in field research: Comparing two years of water quality data for the Ottawa River. International Association for Great Lakes Research, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Stepien, C.A., Bridgeman, T.B., Fisher, T.G., Gruden, C.L., Lohner, R.N., Moorhead, D.L. (2010) Graduate teaching fellows in STEM high school education: An environmental science learning community at the land-lake ecosystem interface. Lake Erie Millennium Network Conference, Windsor, CA, April 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Bridgeman, T.B., Fisher, T.G., Gruden, C.L., Lohner, R.N., Moorhead, D.L. (2010) Graduate teaching fellows in STEM high school education: An environmental science learning community at the land-lake ecosystem interface. National Science Foundation National GK-12 Conference, Washington, D.C. March 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Bogue, M.**, Cole, P.**, Fisher, T.G., Gorey, C.*, Gruden, C.L., Haponski, A.E.* (2010). Fellow, Teacher, and PI’s Dos and Don’ts for GK-12 programs: Expectations and reality. National Science Foundation National Gk-12 conference. Washington, D.C. March 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Haponski, A.*, Banda, J.* (2010) What DNA tells us about walleye and yellow perch in Lake Erie. Great lakes Fishery Commission Lake Erie Walleye and Yellow Perch Task Groups. February 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Brown, J., Sopkovich, E., Murphy, D. (2009) Invasion genetics of the round goby (Neogobius melanostomus): Founding sources, spatial patterns, and temporal changes. American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists Annual Conference, Portland, OR. July 2009.

Stepien, C.A., Sopkovich, E., Brown, J., Neilson, M. (2009) Invasion genetics of the round goby: Founding sources, spatial patterns, and temporal changes. International Association of Great lakes Research Annual conferece, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

Wilson, W.** and Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* (2009) Sixteen Years of Water Quality Monitoring: Shantee Creek at Roy C. Start High School. International Association for Great Lakes Research annual meeting, Toledo, OH. May 2009.

 

RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS 2010 – 2011 (N=55)

Allen, A., Barnett, E., Cornell, K., Cottrell, L., Fears, D., Nelson, S., Bourland, D., Anderson, B.G.*. (2011) Building a Rain Garden at Bowhser High School: an Experiment in Land Management. Poster presentation at the Lake Erie Center, Oregon, OH. April 2011.

Anderson, B.G.*, Fisher, T.G. (2011) Rhythmic sedimentation in ancestral Lake Erie: estimating duration above the Lake Warren level, NW Ohio. Geological Society of America Northeastern (46th Annual) and North-Central (45th Annual) Joint Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, March 2011. 

Anderson, B.G.* (2011) Glacial History of Oak Openings Metropark. Poster presentation at the Oak Openings Research Forum, Toledo, OH, January 2011.

Chaffin, J.D*, Bridgeman, T.B., Heckathorn, S.A., Mishra, S. (2010) Western Lake Erie Microcystis is phosphorus limited even under low nitrogen availability. Phycological Society of America Annual Conference, East Lansing, MI, July 2010.

Chaffin, J.D*, Bridgeman, T.B., Heckathorn, S.A., Mishra, S. (2010) Western Lake Erie nutrient deficiencies in the large bloom of 2008. International Association of Great Lakes Research 53rd Annual Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 2010.

Banda, J.* (2010) Temporal and spatial genetic consistency of walleye (Sander virtues) spawning groups. M.S. thesis defense, Department of Environmental Sciences, Toledo, OH. January 2011.

Barr, C.*,Samayam, I.P., Merten, J. (2011) Ionic liquid pretreated lignocellulosic biomass deconstruction via simplified mono-component enzyme mixtures. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Bodamer, B.L.*, Bridgeman, T.B., Ruch, R.J. (2010) Living with the Dead Zone: Behavioral and Physiological Effects of Hypoxia on Lake Erie Yellow Perch. Examining he effects of hypoxia on Lake Erie yellow perch: Experimentation in molecular and behavioral methods. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Bodamer, B.L.*, Bridgeman, T.B., Ruch, R.J. (2010) Examining the effects of hypoxia on Lake Erie yellow perch: Experimentation in molecular and behavioral methods. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Bridgeman, T.B, Gruden, C.L., Conroy, J.D., Kane, D.D., Winston, G.W., Chaffin, J.D.*, Panek, S.E., Mayer, C.M. (2010) Lake Erie Algal Source Tracking (LEAST): Contributions of the Maumee River and Lake Sediments to Microcystis Blooms. International Association of Great Lakes Research Conference, Toronto, Canada, May 2010.

Campbell, M.* (2010) The Evolution of the Lake Warren Coastline in the Oak Openings Region in Northwest Ohio, USA. Illinois State Geological Survey Departmental Seminar, Champaign, IL, November 2010.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2011) Evidence of seasonal nitrogen limitation in Lake Erie. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Chaffin, J.D*, Bridgeman, T.B., Heckathorn, S.A., Mishra, S. (2010) Western Lake Erie nutrient deficiencies in the large bloom of 2008. International Association of Great Lakes Research Conference, Toronto, Canada, May 2010.

Dean, H., Haponski, A*, Murphy, D., Stepien, C.A. (2011) The Genetic History of Walleye Spawning in Cattaraugus Creek New York. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Dean, H., Haponski, A.*, Murphy, D., Stepien, C.A. (2011) The genetic history of walleye spawning in Cattaraugus creek, NY. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2011.

Dean, H., Haponski, A.*, Murphy, D., Stepien, C. (2010) Temporal genetic structure of walleye (Sander vitreus) in Cattaraugus creek. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Devanna, K.M.*, Mayer, C.M., Scholesser, D.W. (2010) When bugs are hard to find? American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Haponski, A.E.*, Murphy, D., Stepien, C.A. (2011) Temporal and spatial genetic patterns of Lake Erie walleye spawning groups. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Haponski, A.E.*, Banda, J.A.*, Murphy, D., Stepien, C.A. (2011) Temporal and spatial genetic consistency of Lake Erie walleye (Sander vitreus) spawning groups. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2011.

Haponski, A.E.* and Stepien, C.A. (2011) The genetics of walleye spawning in Lake Erie: temporal and spatial patterns. Lake Erie – Inland Waters Annual Research Review, Columbus, OH, January 2011.

Haponski, A.E.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Temporal and spatial fine-scale genetic stock structure of Lake Erie walleye. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Kane, D.D.**, Conroy, J.D., Culver, D.A., Bridgeman, T.B., Chaffin, J.D.*, Bade, D.L., Edwards, W.J., McKay, R.M., Richards, R.P., Baker, D.B. (2011) Re-eutrophication of Lake Erie: insights from the Maumee and Sandusky systems. American Society of Limnology and Oceanography biennial Conference. San Juan, Puerto Rico, February 2011.

Kane, D.D.**, Conroy, J.D., Chaffin, J.D.*, Wambo, K., Gruden, C.L., Bridgeman, T.B. (2010) The LEAST We Can Do Is Study HABS: Tracking of Harmful Algal Blooms in the Maumee River. International Association of Great Lakes Research 53rd Annual Conference. Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 2010.

Kane, D.D.**, Conroy, J.D., Chaffin, J.D.*, Wambo, K., Gruden, C.L., Bridgeman, T.B. (2010) The LEAST We Can Do Is Study HABS: Tracking of Harmful Algal Blooms in the Maumee River. International Association of Great Lakes Research Conference, Toronto, Canada, May 2010.

Manning, N.F.*, Mayer, C.M., Bossenbroek, J.M., Tyson, J. (2010) Use of individual based models to explore the effects of turbidity on early life history traits of yellow perch (Perca flavescens). Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Manning, N.F.*, Mayer, C.M., Bossenbroek, J.M., Tyson, J. (2010) Use of individual based models to explore the effects of turbidity on early life history traits of yellow perch. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Manning, N.F.*, National Science Foundation National GK-12 Conference Graduate Student Poster Session, Washington, D.C., March 2011.

Mayer, C.M., Manning, N.F.*, Wellington, C.G., Bossenbroek, J.M., Tyson, J. (2010) Effects of turbidity on foraging and success of age-0 yellow perch (Perca flavescens): Insights from experiments and spatial modeling. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Pierce, L.R.*, Crawford, E.L., Palsule, V.V., Willey, J., Faisal, M., Kim, R., Stepien, C.A. (2011) A Rapid Genetic Test for the VHS Fish Virus and Viral Load from Laboratory Challenge Experiments. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Pierce, L.R.*, Willey, J.M., Crawford, E.L., Leaman, D., Stepien, C.A. (2011) Results of unique RT-PCR test for detecting VHS viral infections in fish. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2011.

Pierce, L.R.*, Willey, J.M., Faisal, M., Kim, R., Stepien, C.A. (2011) A rapid genetic test for the VHS fish virus and viral load from laboratory challenge experiments. Lake Erie – Inland Waters Annual Research Review, Columbus, OH, January 2011.

Pierce, L.R.*, Willey, J.M., Crawford, E.L., Leaman, D., Stepien, C.A. (2010) Unique RT-PCR Test with Internal Controls to Detect, Quantify and Distinguish Active VHSv in Fish. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Pierce, L. R.*, Willey, J.M., Crawford, E.L., Leaman, D., Stepien, C.A. (2010) Unique RT-PCR test for replicating viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus, with internal controls. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Pierce, L. R.*, Willey, J.M., Crawford, E.L., Leaman, D., Stepien, C.A. (2010) Unique RT-PCR test for replicating viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus, with internal controls. The International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, San Diego, CA, August 2010.

Pierce, L.R.*, Crawford, E.L., Willey, J., Leaman, D., Kim, R., Faisal, M., Stepien, C.A. (2010) Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia (VHS) Immersion Challenge for Juvenile Muskellunge Using StaRT-PCR: A Quantification Study. The International Association of Great Lakes Research Conference, Toronto, Canada, May 2010.

Samayam, I.P., Barr, C.J.*, Schall, C.A. (2010) High solids enzymatic hydrolysis of ionic liquid pretreated biomass. Poster presentation at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) National Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT, November 9, 2010.  

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch Perca flavescens. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch Perca flavescens (Teleostei: Percidae): Any relation to management units. Poster pesentation at American Fisheries Society, Pittsburg, PA. September 2010.

Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* and Stepien, C.A. (2010) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch Perca flavescens (Teleostei: Percidae): Any relation to management units? American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Banda, J.*, Murphy, D., Haponski, A.* (2010) Genetic Connectivity and Divergence Patterns among Lake Erie Walleye. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

Stepien, C.A. (2010) Invasion Genetics: Tracing the pathways of exotic species over time and space. Sigma Xi Scientific Honorary Society Research Presentation seminar, Toledo, OH. October 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Banda, J.A.*, Murphy, D., and Haponski, A.E.* (2010) Temporal and spatial connectivity and divergence among river and reef spawning groups of walleye: Patterns across 15 years. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Banda, J.A.*, Murphy, D., and Haponski, A.E.* (2010) Walleye philopatry to spawning location. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Karsiotis, K., Brown, J. and Pierce, L.R.* (2010) Salinity tolerance of the exotic round goby: Experimental implications for seawater ballast exchange. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

Stepien, C.A., Karsitotis, K., Brown, J., Pierce, L.R.* (2010) Salinity tolerance of the exotic round goby: Experimental implications for seawater ballast exchange. The International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, San Diego, CA, August 2010.

Stepien, C.A. and Brown, J. (2010) Population genetic history of the Dreissenid mussel invasion: Expansion patterns across North America. The International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species, San Diego, CA, August 2010.

Sullivan, T., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2011) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

Sullivan, T., and Stepien, C. (2011) Spatial and temporal genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch Perca flavescens. Ohio Fish and Wildlife Managers Association annual meeting, Columbus, OH. February 2011.

Sullivan, T., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2011) Fine-scale population genetic structure of Lake Erie yellow perch Perca flavescens. Ohio State Research Review, Columbus, OH. January 2011.

Sullivan, T., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.*, Stepien, C.A. (2011) Genetic patterns of yellow perch spawning groups in Lake Erie. Lake Erie – Inland Waters Annual Research Review, Columbus, OH, January 2011.

Sullivan, T., Stepien, C., Sepulveda-Villet, O.J.* (2010) Analysis of fine-scale temporal and spatial genetic variation in Lake Erie yellow perch. Lake Erie Fishery Genetics and Stock Structure Workshop for Managers, Toledo, OH, December 2010.

West, H.E*, Apul, D.S. (2011) Life Cycle Assessment of Rainwater Use in a University Dormitory. Engineering Sustainability Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, April 2011.

West, H.* and Apul, D. (2011) Economic and Environmental Assessment of Rainwater Use at a University Dormitory. 2nd Annual Midwest Graduate Symposium, Toledo, OH, March 2011.

West, H.* and Apul, D. (2011)  Environmental and Economic Assessment of Rainwater Use at a University Dormitory. National Science Foundation National GK-12 Conference Graduate Student Poster Session, Washington, D.C., March 2011.

West, H.* and Apul, D. (2011)  Environmental and Economic Assessment of Rainwater Use at a University Dormitory. National Science Foundation Brochardt Conference, Ann Arbor, MI, February 2011.

West, H.* (2010) Economic and environmental analysis of using rainwater in a university dormitory.  Perspectives on Sustainability; Collaboration in higher education in northwest Ohio, Bowling Green, OH, October 2010.

West, H.* and Apul, D.S. (2010). Life cycle based evaluation of rainwater systems, Perspectives in Sustainability: Collaboration in Higher Education in Northwest Ohio, Bowling Green, OH, October 2010.

 

SYNERGISTIC ACTIVITIES/PRESENTATIONS 2008 – 2009 (N=10)

Campbell, M.* (2009) A Day in the Life of a Geologist. Lapeer West High School, Lapeer, MI, March 2009.

Campbell, M.* (2009) Color and Creativity: A Geologist's View of Careers in Science. SETGO, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, February 2009.

Campbell, M.* (2008) Change Through Time. Sylvan Elementary School, Sylvania, OH, October 2008.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) An Aquatic Primer – Careers in Aquatic Systems, Northview High School, Sylvania, OH, April 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) See Real Live Fish Up Close! Steps For Kids, Ann Arbor, MI, February 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) Mussel Fauna of the Swan Creek Watershed. Toledo Naturalists Association, Toledo, OH, February 2009.

Crail, T.D.* and Grabarkiewicz, J.D. (2008) Discovering hidden life in the Maumee River watershed. Annual Banquet Keynote, Lucas County Soil and Water District, Toledo, OH, December 2008.

Crail, T.D.* (2008) The Oak Openings Region From the Ground Up: Geological Processes Founding Incredible Biodiversity. Ohio Prairie Conference Keynote Speaker, Toledo, OH, July 2008.

Gorey, C.* (2009) Growing up to be an engineer in Northwest Ohio, SETGO, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH. February 2009.

Stepien, C.A. (2008) What DNA tells us about walleye and other fish in the Great Lakes. Maumee Bay Conference, Toledo, OH. March 2008.

 

SYNERGISTIC ACTIVITIES/PRESENTATIONS 2009 – 2010 (N=16)

Banda, J.A.* (2010) Introduction to fish biology and identification of Great Lakes fish. Toledo Early College High School, Toledo, OH. April 2010.

Barnswell, K.D. (2010) Waste management using landfills. Northview High School, Sylvania, OH. February 2010.

Bodamer, B.L.* (2010) Thinking outside the Hach Kit: Implementing water quality in real-world research. Toledo Early College High School, Toledo, OH. March 2010.

Crail, T.D.* (2010) Enhancing Environmental Education and Careers: Restoration Project for the Ottawa River at the University of Toledo. Toledo Early College High School, Toledo, OH, monthly January - May 2010.

Crail, T.D. * (2010) Interviewed on Environmentally Sound with Larry Burns.   WJR760 AM Radio April 27, 2010. 

Crail, T.D. * (2010) Ecological dimension and adaptation of fish community in Ten Mile Creek. Lourdes College, Sylvania, OH, March 2010.  

Crail, T.D.* (2009) The Secret Sex Lives of Unionid Mussels. Royal Oak Nature Society, Royal Oak, MI, December 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) The Secret Sex Lives of Unionid Mussels. Student Watershed Watch 2009 Keynote Speaker, Toledo, OH, November 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) Meet Your Stream – Fishes of the Maumee River. Field trip with the Maumee Valley Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, Grand Rapids, OH, August 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) Meet Your Stream – Fishes and Mussels of the River Raisin. Field trip with the Toledo Naturalists Association, Toledo, OH, August 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) See Real Live Fish Up Close – the Field Trip! Steps For Kids, Ann Arbor, MI, July 2009.

Crail, T.D.* (2009) Farmertodd Institute for Senior Hiatus (FISH). Field trip with high school Seniors during their Senior Projects to understand local fish ecology. Toledo, OH, May 2009.

DeVanna, K.D.* (2010) Analyzing Environmental Data, Toledo Early College High School, Toledo, OH. March 2010.

Gorey, C.*, (2010) Engineering Disasters, Scott High School, Toledo, OH. February 2010.

Haponski, A.E.* (2010) What is a geneticist? Roy C. Start High School, Toledo, OH. February 2010.

Stepien, C.A. (2010) Invasive species in the Great Lakes. University of Toledo’s Environmental Law Society, Toledo, OH. March 2010.

 

SYNERGISTIC ACTIVITIES/PRESENTATIONS 2010 – 2011 (N=13)

Anderson, B.G.* (2011) Glacial Lake History of Northwest Ohio. Bowsher High School, Toledo, OH. April 2011.

Barr, C.J*. (2011) Fermentation and Biofuels. University of Toledo's WISDOM - Women In Science Day Of Meeting, Toledo, OH. April 2011.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2011) Western Lake Erie algae blooms. Sylvania Northview High School, Sylvania, OH. April 2011.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2011) Public discussion panel about Lake Erie research and sportfishing. Western Basin Sportfishing Association. Bass Pro Shops, Rossford, OH, February 2011.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2011) Evidence of nitrogen limitation in western Lake Erie. Winter gala on nitrogen cycling in the Great Lakes. Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, January 2011.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2010) Harmful algae blooms in western Lake Erie. Northwest Ohio Water Quality Workgroup, Wood Co. Health Department. Bowling Green, OH, December 2010.

Chaffin, J.D.* (2010) Western Lake Erie’s harmful algal blooms. Western Basin Sportfishing Association Meeting. Green Springs, OH, September 2010.

Cochran, NE.* (2011) Introduction to Remote Sensing of Urban Heat Islands. Sylvania Northview High School, Toledo OH. April 2011.

Luse, V.O.* (2011) Lessons in Sustainable Urban Growth. Sylvania Northview High School, Sylvania, OH. March 2011.

Manning, N.F.* (2011) Wetlands and Invasive Species of Northwest Ohio. Start High School, Toledo, OH, April 2011.

Pierce, L.R*. (2011) Principles of Mendelian Genetics. Toledo Early College High School, Toledo, OH. February 2011.

Stepien, C.A. and Pierce, L.R.* (2010) Graduate teaching fellows in STEM high school education: An environmental science learning community at the land-lake ecosystem interface. American Fisheries Society Annual Conference, Pittsburg, PA, September 2010.

West, H.E*. (2011) Introduction to Life Cycle Assessment. Northview High School, Sylvania, OH, April 2011.

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