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Indiana Dunes Science Conference - 2012

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Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Science Conference: Staff of the NPS Great Lakes Research and Education Center, Indiana University Northwest, The Field Museum (Chicago), and USGS Lake Michigan Field Station hosted a conference on November 28, 2012, "Linking Research to Management at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in a Rapidly Changing Environment". Keynote speaker, Patrick Gonzalez, NPS Climate Change Scientist, discussed projected impacts of climate change on the park. The conference emphasized various areas of research related to biodiversity in the park and how to apply it to best management practices. Both oral and poster presentations were presented to the public. The oral presentations are provided here. For more information contact Joy Marburger, ph. 219-395-1544.

 
Name

Topic

Size (kb)

Avis Restoration Ecology - NIRMI

1,527

Cram Aquatic Ecosystems - Log Jams in the Little Calumet

6,753

Derby Lewis Biodiversity - CW Climate Change

2,759

Dickey Aquatic Ecosystems - Fish Assemblages

1,584

Geddes Invasive Species - Cattail Ecology

3,127

Gonzalez Key note Address - Climate Change

2,456

Grey Invasive Species - Aquatic Invasives

1,329

Halsey Restoration Ecology - Pitchers Thistle

551

Hook Aquatic Ecosystems - Near shore LKMI

1,549

Kilibarda Restoration Ecology - Mount Baldy Dunes

4,934

Joy Marburger Invasive Species - Cattail Genetics

3,992

Masi Goad Biodiversity - Plants of Concern Poster

1,142

Morris Restoration Ecology - Coastal Sand Habitat

861

Mueller Biodiversity - Nitrogen and Fungi

8,704

Pavlovic Invasive Species - Oriental Bittersweet

3,816

Quinn Restoration Ecology - Karner Blue Butterflys and Trails

1,143

Resetar Biodiversity - Herpetology

3,555

Rolfhus Aquatic Ecosystems - Methyl Mercury

11,886

Whitman Aquatic Ecosystems - USGS Research Summary

919

Zaya Invasive Species - Bittersweet Reproduction

1,604


Name

Program Poster

Size (kb)

Grundeleta Biodiversity - Birds in Oak Savanna

2,377

Leacock Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore - Fungi

356

Marburger Wetland Research in Parks

740

Masi Goad Plants of Concern

1,146

Nevers Aquatic Ecosystems - Improving & Monitoring

180

Pavlovic Biodiversity - Pitchers Thistle

2,300

Robinsonetal

Biodiversity - Aquatic Insects

Biodiversity - Stonefly

2,765

3,403

Smith Great Lakes Research and Education Center

551

Weiskergeretal Biodiversity - Lupine - Temperature

1,092

Whitmanetal

Aquatic Ecosystems - Coastal Health

Public Lands Research

90

810

Did You Know?

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Bailly Homestead National Historic Landmark was the home of Joseph Aubert de Gaspe Bailly de Messein. Believed to be one of the first non-native residents of Northwest Indiana, he lived on the site until his death in 1835. More...