Due to COVID-19, participation in WRS Seminars will only be available via Zoom and only until Thanksgiving.
We will alternate some weeks with the seminars offered in the Twin Cities. Check out their seminar list as well.
Fall Semester 2020
|September 14, 2020||Dr. Donn Branstrator||UMD Dept. of Biology||Lines Snag Spines! A field test of angling gear ensnarement of Bythotrephes|
|September 21, 2020||Courtney Larson||Environmental Protection Agency, Duluth||Emerald Ash Borer Effects on Stream Ecosystems|
|September 28, 2020||Susma Bhattarai Gautam||UMD's Natural Resources Research Institute||Using Microbiology to Clean up Environmental Contaminants|
|October 5, 2020||Dr. Meghan Brown||Hobart & William Smith Colleges||Plant Pirates of the Caribbean: Is Cuba sheltered by its revolutionary economy?|
|October 19, 2020||Dr. Euan Reavie||UMD's Natural Resources Research Institute||Tiny Things in the Mud Provide an Early Warning System for Lakes|
|October 26, 2020||Dr. Lesley Knoll||Itasca Biological Station and Laboratories||Cultural Implications of Lake Ice Loss|
|November 9, 2020||Dustin Haines||Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve||Wetland Vegetation and Changing Water Levels|
|November 16, 2020||Dr. Wendy Smythe||UMD Dept. of Earth and Env. Sciences||TBA|