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Agricultural Engineering

  • Integrated Watershed Management for Improved Food Security in the Ethiopian Highlands
    Oloro V. McHugh, Berihun Abebe, and Tammo S. Steenhuis, Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 261 K) | Project Abstract

Aquatic Ecology and Ecosystems

  • Success of a non-indigenous crab threatens salt marsh function
    Bengt J. Allen, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 144 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Feasibility of Using Stable Isotopes to Monitor Nitrate Sources to Long Island Sound
    Rebecca Barnes, Yale University, School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, New Haven, CT
    PDF (1 pp, 179 K) | Project Abstract
  • Population Dynamics & Movements of the Endangered Wood Stork
    Rena Borkhataria, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 121 K) | Project Abstract
  • Trophic Interactions of Two Invasive Crab Species, Carcinus maenus and Hemigrapsus sanguineus, and Their Effects on Indigenous Mollusc Populations
    Elizabeth Callaghan, Smith College, Northampton, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 112 K) | Project Abstract
  • Of Humans and Limpets: Size-Selective Harvesting and the future of Lottia gigantea
    Phillip B. Fenberg, University of California, San Diego, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 143 K) | Project Abstract
  • Testing the Effects of Regional Species Pool Dynamics on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function
    Kristin E. France, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 164 K) | Project Abstract
  • Using Ecological Theory to Predict Invasion Dynamics in a Pacific Northwest Marine Fouling Community
    Erin Grey, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 161 K) | Project Abstract
  • Invasive reefs as structural habitat for introduced species
    Kimberly W. Heiman, Nicholas Vidargas, and Fiorenza Micheli, Stanford University's Hopkins Marine Station, Pacific Grove, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 159 K) | Project Abstract
  • Managing with uncertainty: California's threatened delta smelt
    Kristen T. Honey, University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 308 K) | Project Abstract
  • Biodiversity and Habitat Complexity: Niche Differentiation in an African Lake
    Brittany Huntington, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 133 K) | Project Abstract
  • Behavioral shifts in predators and prey due to sub-lethal pesticide exposure
    Jake Kerby, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 119 K) | Project Abstract
  • Living with Stress: Genetic Adaptation or Environmental Acclimation?
    Tanya McKitrick, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 164 K) | Project Abstract
  • Investigating the Ecological Impacts of Anadromous Alewife Restoration in New England
    Eric P. Palkovacs, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    (PDF) (1 pp, 138 K) | Project Abstract
  • Consequences of Native Pollinator Loss on Plant Species
    April M. Randle, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Biological Sciences, Pittsburgh PA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 251 K) | Project Abstract
  • Tetrabromobisphenol-A (TBBPA) Biotransformation in Vegetated and Non-Vegetated Salt Marsh Sediments
    Beth Ravit, Max M. Haggblom, and Joan G. Ehrenfeld, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 80.5 K) | Project Abstract
  • Tracing Nitrogen Movement in Forested Watersheds: Preliminary Results from the Sleepers River Research Watershed, VT
    Stephen D. Sebestyen, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Syracuse, NY
    Elizabeth W. Boyer, University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
    James B. Shanley, US Geological Survey, Montpelier, VT
    Nobuhito Ohte, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Daniel H. Doctor and Carol Kendall, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 312 K) | Project Abstract
  • Environmental Stressors Driving the Global Decline of Coral Reefs: Identifying Context-Specific Effects
    Elizabeth Selig, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 149 K) | Project Abstract
  • Predictive modeling of stream ecosystem processes: can we assess the integrity of stream ecosystems directly?
    Trey Simmons, Utah State University, Logan, UT
    (PDF) (1 pp, 122 K) | Project Abstract
  • River networks influence patterns of productivity and soil respiration in arid landscapes
    Ryan A. Sponseller, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 96.3 K) | Project Abstract
  • Genetic variation of the noxious cyanobacterium, Microcystis aeruginosa, within and among lakes: implications for harmful algal blooms.
    Alan E. Wilson, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Biology, Atlanta, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 230 K) | Project Abstract
  • Indirect selection for antibiotic resistant bacteria in heavy metal contaminated streams
    Meredith S. Wright, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 381 K) | Project Abstract
  • Do phytoplankton use more NH4+ or NO3-?
    Joanna K. York and Ivan Valiela, Boston University Marine Program
    Daniel J. Repeta, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
    (PDF) (1 pp, 2.84MB) | Project Abstract

Atmospheric Sciences

  • Atmospheric Ar/N2 Measurements as a Tracer for Air-Sea Heat Flux
    Tegan Blaine, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 668 K) | Project Abstract
  • Processing of Atmospheric Nitrogen by Clouds in a Forest Environment
    Kimberly A. Hill, Paul B. Shepson, Sonia Lasher-Trapp, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
    (PDF) (1 pp, 124 K) | Project Abstract
  • Photoelectron Resonance Capture Ionization Aerosol Mass Spectrometry: A New Method for the Study of Organic Aerosols
    Brian LaFranchi, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.15MB) | Project Abstract
  • Cloud Condensation Nuclei (CCN) Properties of Ambient Aerosol
    Tracey Alayne Rissman, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 182 K) | Project Abstract
  • Chemical Speciation of Secondary Organic Aerosols
    Jason Douglas Surratt, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 274 K) | Project Abstract

Behavioral/Social Sciences

  • The History and Ecology of the Wetlands of California's Great Central Valley
    Philip Garone, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 114 K) | Project Abstract
  • Incorporating Environmental Decision Making into a Framework for Farm Policy
    Glenda Humiston, University of California, Berkeley, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 171 K) | Project Abstract

Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Development Biology, and Genetics

  • Endocrine Disruptors and Growth in the Tilapia, a Euryhaline Fish
    Lori Berg, Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, Kaneohe, HI
    (PDF) (1 pp, 148 K) | Project Abstract
  • Self-seeding of a Field-scale MTBE Treatment Bioreactor by Native Aquifer Bacteria
    Kristin A. Hicks and Kate M. Scow, Land, Air, and Water Resources, University of California, Davis, CA
    Sue Boyle, Alyson Tighe, and Paul Tornatore, Haley & Aldrich Environmental Consulting, Inc. Rochester, NY
    Jeff Baker, Tesoro Petroleum, Inc. San Antonio, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 69.4 K) | Project Abstract
  • Enhanced Sensitivity to Toxicants via Inhibition of ABC Transporters
    Rebecca Lisette Vega, Stanford University Hopkins Marine Station, Pacific Grove, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 132 K) | Project Abstract

Biology

  • Creating and maintaining biodiversity: Understanding the dynamics of reproductive isolation
    Leanna M. Birge, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
    (PDF) (1p. 98.4 K) | Project Abstract

Chemistry and Materials Science

  • Solid-State NMR Studies of Hydroxyl-Promoted Kaolinite Dissolution under Simulated Tank Waste Conditions
    Garry S. Crosson and K.T. Mueller, Penn State University, University Park, PA
    S. Choi, M. Amistadi, and J. Chorover, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 107 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Impact of Land Use Change on the Carbon Flux to the World's Oceans
    Nicholas Drenzek, MIT/WHOI Joint Program, Woods Hole, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 289 K) | Project Abstract
  • Aqueous Reductive Dehalogenation of Chlorinated Ethylenes for Groundwater Remediation
    Joseph M. Fritsch and Kristopher McNeill, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
    (PDF) (1 pp, 203 K) | Project Abstract
  • Chlorine Atom Reaction Kinetics Under Lower Stratospheric and Upper Tropospheric Conditions
    Andy W. Ho, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 838 K) | Project Abstract
  • Nanoscale Chemistry Platforms in Perfluoropolyether-Based Microfluidic Devices
    Aaryn D. Jones, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 124 K) | Project Abstract

Ecological Risk Assessment

  • Hierarchical Population Structure in the Pacific jumping mouse
    Sacha N. Vignieri, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 172 K) | Project Abstract
  • Apparent sex reversal of male Fall-Run Chinook salmon in California
    Kevin S. Williamson, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 498 K) | Project Abstract

Economics

  • The Effect of Tailpipe Emissions Regulation on Vehicle Attributes, Cost, and Price
    Belinda S. Chen, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1p. 168 K) | Project Abstract
  • Economic Valuation of Environmental Resources
    Jeffrey R. Czajkowski, Florida International University, Miami, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 179 K) | Project Abstract

Entomology

  • Insect Population Growth: Hotter is Better
    Melanie Frazier, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 111 K) | Project Abstract
  • Can the Ecological Constraints Model inform us about nesting tactics in a primitively eusocial wasp?
    Charles W. Gunnels IV, Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 358 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Genetics and Biological Control of Hyalopterus pruni, an Invasive Aphid Pest in California
    Jeffrey D. Lozier, University of California, Berkeley, Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management
    (PDF) (1 pp, 992 K) | Project Abstract
  • Genetic structure of a world-wide ant invasion
    Alexander S. Mikheyev, University of Texas at Austin
    (PDF) (1 pp, 130 K) | Project Abstract

Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Material Science

  • Monitoring Mercury Transport in Estuarine Sediments Using Novel Reactive Membranes
    Karen A. Merritt, University of Maine, Orono, ME
    (PDF) (1 pp, 177 K) | Project Abstract
  • Abiotic Fate of Disinfection By-Products in the Drinking Water Distribution System
    Carrie R. Pearson, University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN
    (PDF) (1 pp, 121 K) | Project Abstract
  • POPs and other Anthropogenic SOCs in Eurasian Air Masses Measured at a Rural Site in Okinawa, Japan
    Toby Primbs, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
    (PDF) (1 pp, 178 K) | Project Abstract
  • A new generation of materials for fuel cells and the hydrogen economy
    Scott Warren, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 3.03MB) | Project Abstract

Environmental Engineering

  • Is Bioremediation Feasible Following Physical-Chemical Treatment at Chloroethene-Contaminated Sites?
    Benjamin K. Amos, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.1MB) | Project Abstract
  • Comparison of Vegetable and Petroleum Base Oils in Metalworking Fluids
    Andres F. Clarens, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
    (PDF) (1p. 117 K) | Project Abstract
  • Ecological Engineering to Promote the Degradation of Estrogens in Wastewater
    Michael Wayne Falk Jr., University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 170 K) | Project Abstract
  • Stability of Function and Microbial Community Structure in a Denitrifying Fluidized Bed Reactor
    Margaret Gentile, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 163 K) | Project Abstract
  • Sustainable Use of Vermicompost in Containerized Crop Production
    Michelle McGinnis, Ted Bilderback, and Stu Warren, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 117 K) | Project Abstract
  • Reducing the Bioavailability of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) from Sediment to Clams
    Pamela McLeod, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 127 K) | Project Abstract
  • Simultaneous Precipitation and Flocculation in Water Treatment: Modeling and Experiments
    Jeffrey A. Nason, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 216 K) | Project Abstract
  • Byproduct formation in lean NOx traps for diesel exhaust aftertreatment
    Josh Pihl, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
    (PDF) (1 pp, 141 K) | Project Abstract
  • Numerical and Experimental Studies of a Membrane-Aerated Biofilm Reactor
    John William Shanahan, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
    (PDF) (1 pp, 172 K) | Project Abstract
  • Groundwater Remediation through Environmental Biotechnology: Transgenic Phytoremediation of Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether
    Kristin M. Skinner, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
    (PDF) (1 pp, 82 K) | Project Abstract

Environmental Science

  • Birds in Agricultural Areas
    Susan A. Heath, Department of Environmental Science and Public Policy, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 148 K) | Project Abstract
  • Are Parents of AD/HD Children More Susceptible to Environmental Exposures Than Controls?
    Lynne Parsons Heilbrun, UT Health Science Center-Houston, School of Public Health, San Antonio Regional Campus, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 170 K) | Project Abstract
  • Does Horizontal Swimming Behavior Affect Patch Dynamics of Larval Crabs?
    Letise T. Houser, University of Delaware, College of Marine Studies, Lewes, DE
    (PDF) (1 pp, 148 K) | Project Abstract
  • Effects of Low Tide Rainfall on the Development and Stability of Intertidal Salt Marsh Landscapes
    Glendon B. Hunsinger, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 97.7 K) | Project Abstract
  • Road De-icing Salt and Amphibians: Assessing Impacts on Demography and Ecological Genetics
    Nancy E. Karraker, SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 252 K) | Project Abstract
  • Investigating potential human risk and preventive measures to exposure to Baylisascaris procyonis in Texas
    Amy E. Kresta and Scott E. Henke, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 481 K) | Project Abstract
  • Early Life History Exposures to Cadmium in Fathead Minnows: Effects on Reproduction
    Marlo Sellin, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE
    (PDF) (1 pp, 97.9 K) | Project Abstract
  • Effects of land-use & management practices on stream ecosystems in the Andean Amazon, Peru
    Lindsey A. Waggoner, Florida International University, Miami, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 148 K) | Project Abstract

Environmental Science and Engineering

  • Conservation Implications of the Reproductive Biology of the Endangered Vine Ipomoea microdactyla Griseb. (Convolvulaceae)
    John H. Geiger, Florida International University, Miami, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 179 K) | Project Abstract
  • Solar Radiation a Predictor of Solenopsis invicta The Red Imported Fire Ant
    Audrey Marie Hernando, University of Texas at El Paso
    (PDF) (1 pp, 153 K) | Project Abstract
  • Impact of State Tobacco Control Policies on Malignant Neoplasm of the Bronchus and Lung, Unspecified
    Jimmie H. Smith, Jr., Fort Valley State University, Fort Valley, GA, and Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA
    Ike Okosun, Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 248 K) | Project Abstract
  • Using Passive Air Samplers to Assess Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Alaska
    Ted H. Wu and Catherine F. Cahill, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK
    (PDF) (1 pp, 138 K) | Project Abstract

Forestry

  • Social Capital and Policy in Agroforestry Systems of Southern Minnesota and Peruvian Amazon
    Nadine Lehrer, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, MN
    (PDF) (1 pp, 128 K) | Project Abstract

Geography

  • Flow and Habitat Dynamics Associated with Entrenched Channels
    Michelle A. Luebke and David S. Leigh, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 441 K) | Project Abstract
  • Landscape Whole-System Sensitivity to Land Use Influences, Kentucky River, KY
    Linda L. Martin, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 4.36MB) | Project Abstract

Geology

  • Probing Carboxyl "Structural Environments" in Natural Organics Using Infrared Spectroscopy
    Michael B. Hay, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 3.33MB) | Project Abstract

Microbiology

  • Quorum Sensing affects Rhizosphere Microbial Community Function and Plant Nutrition
    Kristen DeAngelis, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 138 K) | Project Abstract
  • Bacteria-mediated Bioremediation of Benzene in a Shallow, Stratified Lake
    Meredith C. Fisher, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 153 K) | Project Abstract
  • Presence and Fate of Estrogenic Alkylphenols in Sewage Sludge
    Abigail E. Wise, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 100 K) | Project Abstract

Molecular Biology/Genetics

  • Identifying the genetic components of plant disease resistance
    Lisa K. Anderson, Duke University, Durham, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 159 K) | Project Abstract

Natural and Life Sciences

  • The flip side of biodiversity: How do new species arise?
    W. Evan Braswell, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
    (PDF) (1 pp, 110 K) | Project Abstract
  • Assessment of Deforestation Process in the Arsi Region of Ethiopia: A GIS and Remote Sensing Approach
    Aziz K. Carrell, Department of Geography and Earth Science, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 384 K) | Project Abstract
  • Pollination and fruit set of apples in home gardens of the Kyrgyz Republic
    Robin C.D. Currey, Florida International University, Miami, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.28MB) | Project Abstract
  • The Effects of the Herbicide Atrazine on the Sexual Differentiation of the Brain of Bufo marinus
    Lisa R. Ganser, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.66MB) | Project Abstract
  • Role of Atmospheric Nitrogen Deposition in Forests of New York
    Heather E. Golden and Rene H. Germain, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science & Forestry, Syracuse, NY
    Elizabeth W. Boyer, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
    Carol A. Kendall, US Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 637 K) | Project Abstract
  • Role of ocean water in the eco-hydrology of coastal sand dune ecosystems
    Tara Lin Greaver, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 222 K) | Project Abstract
  • Potential edaphic effects of buffelgrass (Pennisetum ciliare) invasion
    Mari-Vaughn V. Johnson, Texas A&M University - Kingsville, Kingsville, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 94.7 K) | Project Abstract
  • Identification of Genes from Mycobacterium smegmatis Involved in the Decolorization of the Triarylmethane Dye Malachite Green
    Denise L. Lopez and Mamta Rawat, California State University, Fresno, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 112 K) | Project Abstract
  • Soil Moisture Patterns in Sierra Nevada Mixed Conifer Forest
    Ryan P. Lopez and Ruth Ann Kern, Department of Biology, California State University, Fresno, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 143 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Role of Endothelin-1 in Cardiac Hypertrophy Observed in Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor (AhR) Null Mice
    Amie K. Lund, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
    (PDF) (1 pp, 146 K) | Project Abstract
  • Daphnia as a Biosensor: Understanding the Sensory Biology of a Sentinel Species for Improved Toxicological Assessments
    D. Carolina Penalva-Arana, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.37MB) | Project Abstract
  • Leaf thickness and canopy region accounts for carbon, nitrogen, and carbon stable isotope contents in two co-occurring species of subtropical hardwood trees
    Jed R. Redwine and C. Pascale William, Florida International University - Miami, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.22MB) | Project Abstract
  • Soil nitrogen cycling in riparian forests: Driver of non-native plant invasion?
    Jennifer J. Follstad Shah and Cliff N. Dahm, University of New Mexico, Department of Biology, Albuquerque NM
    (PDF) (1 pp, 185 K) | Project Abstract

Oceanography

  • Relationship between stand-replacing fire and stand age in subalpine forests
    Toby Gass, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID
    (PDF) (1 pp, 160 K) | Project Abstract
  • Controls on Methane Hydrate Formation and Decomposition
    Laura Lapham, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Marine Sciences, Chapel Hill, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 343 K) | Project Abstract

Oceanography and Coastal Processes

  • Use of Native Seaweeds for Bioremediation of Coastal Waters in the Gulf of Maine
    Nicolas Achille Blouin, University of Maine, Orono, ME
    (PDF) (1 pp, 129 K) | Project Abstract
  • Uptake of Inorganic and Organic Nitrogen by Plankton Over Two Diel Periods in the Mid-Atlantic Bight
    Paul B. Bradley, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 147 K) | Project Abstract
  • Persistent Organic Pollutants in Seabirds Breeding on the Antarctic Peninsula
    Heidi N. Geisz, College of William and Mary, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 825 K) | Project Abstract
  • Assessing decadal change in zooplankton community function: a case study from the subtropical North Pacific Ocean
    Cecilia C. Sheridan Hannides, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI
    (PDF) (1 pp, 186 K) | Project Abstract
  • Biological Border Patrols: does inter-specific competition exclude bio-invaders from otherwise optimal habitat?
    Mia Steinberg, University of Delaware, Lewes, DE
    (PDF) (1 pp, 102 K) | Project Abstract
  • The presence of Domoic Acid in Pseudo-nitzschia from the Choptank River, a Chesapeake Bay tributary
    Anne E. Thessen and D.K. Stoecker, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Horn Point Laboratory, Cambridge, MD
    P. Tango, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Annapolis, MD
    S. Morton, NOAA/NOS, Marine Biotoxins Program, Hollings Marine Laboratory, Charleston, SC
    D. Caron, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 5.95MB) | Project Abstract

Other Engineering

  • Pilot Plant for CO2 Capture using Aqueous Piperazine/Potassium Carbonate
    Eric Chen, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 136 K) | Project Abstract

Public Health Sciences

  • Analysis of Air Pollution and Lung Function in 20 European Cities
    Thomas Gotschi, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 825 K) | Project Abstract
  • Partitioning the Effects of Weather and Air Pollution on Human Mortality in Santiago, Chile
    David Grass, Columbia University in the City of New York, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 523 K) | Project Abstract
  • Assessing Synergy: Mapping the Response Surface
    Gregory Howard, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 212 K) | Project Abstract
  • Variability in Sample Concentrations, Biomarkers and Total Exposures to Pb, Cd and As among Population Subgroups in the National Human Exposure Assessment Survey in Arizona
    Seumas P. Rogan, Mary Kay O'Rourke, Robin B. Harris, Michael D. Lebowitz, Epidemiology Graduate Program, Mel & Enid Zuckerman Arizona College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.08MB) | Project Abstract
  • School environmental exposures and risk of exacerbations in pediatric asthmatics - a pilot study
    Elanor A. Sidman, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 154 K) | Project Abstract

Terrestrial Ecology and Ecosystems

  • Noninvasive Wildlife Health Monitoring Using Molecular Detection of Fecal Pathogens
    Anne Acton, North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
    (PDF) (1 pp, 127 K) | Project Abstract
  • Responses of Carbon Accumulation to Microtopography and Fire: Complex Interactions in Boreal Peatlands
    Brian W. Benscoter and Dale H. Vitt, Department of Plant Biology, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
    R. Kelman Wieder, Department of Biology, Villanova University, Villanova, PA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 2.77MB) | Project Abstract
  • Understanding chimpanzee seed dispersal: do microhabitat influences and post-dispersal seed fate matter?
    Nicole Gross-Camp, Antioch New England Graduate School, Keene, NH
    (PDF) (1 pp, 230 K) | Project Abstract
  • Explaining plant diversity in wetlands: The role of mosses in fen nutrient dynamics
    Katherine Crowley, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 176 K) | Project Abstract
  • Using Species Life History Traits to Design Landscape-Scale Reserve Networks
    Melanie Gogol-Prokurat, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 119 K) | Project Abstract
  • Contrasting the effects of native versus exotic grazers in an East African savanna: establishment of the whistling thorn tree (Acacia drepanolobium)
    Jacob R. Goheen, Department of Biology, University of New Mexico and Mpala Research Centre
    Felicia Keesing, Department of Biology, Bard College and Mpala Research Centre
    Brian F. Allan, Department of Biology, Washington University
    Darcy Ogada, Mpala Research Centre
    Richard S. Ostfeld, Institute of Ecosystem Studies
    Truman P. Young, Ecology Group, University of California Davis and Mpala Research Centre
    (PDF) (1 pp, 110 K) | Project Abstract
  • Tracing Calcium in Forest Ecosystems: Ca/Sr and Ca isotopes
    Claire J. Hoff, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
    (PDF) (1 pp, 192 K) | Project Abstract
  • Determining the role of species abundance in invasion dynamics: An investigation of Yellow Starthistle (Centaurea soltitialis) invasion in California grasslands
    Kristin B. Hulvey, University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
    (PDF) (2p pp, 163 K) | Project Abstract
  • Mapping Regional Salinity with Remote Sensing
    David B. Lobell, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 174 K) | Project Abstract
  • Assessing Impacts of Anthropogenic Habitat Alteration on a Bahamian Lizard
    Erin Marnocha, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 106 K) | Project Abstract
  • Effects of Habitat Fragmentation and Nest Predation on Maternal Stress in a Neotropical Migratory Bird
    Dana Morris, Division of Biological Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
    (PDF) (1 pp, 118 K) | Project Abstract
  • Testing and Building on a Dispersal-Assembly Theory of Ecological Communities
    Annette Ostling, University of California at Berkeley
    (PDF) (1 pp, 316 K) | Project Abstract
  • Climate & Modern Neotropical Plant Distributions: Macroecological and Macroevolutionary Implications
    Surangi Punyasena, University of Chicago/Field Museum, Chicago, IL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 235 K) | Project Abstract
  • Bridging Science with Management to Optimize Habitat Quality for Black Bears
    Melissa Reynolds, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 273 K) | Project Abstract
  • An Integrated GIS Model of Bovine Tuberculosis in African Buffalo (Syncerus caffer): Exploring Management Options in Kruger National Park, South Africa
    Sadie J. Ryan, Environmental Science, Policy and Management (ESPM) and the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology (MVZ) University of California at Berkeley
    (PDF) (1 pp, 362 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Effects of Urbanization on Nitrate Removal Capacity of Urban Wetlands
    Emilie Kaye Stander, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 171 K) | Project Abstract
  • Invasive Escaped Ornamental Impatiens: Prospects for new varieties and better control
    Eric J. von Wettberg, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Brown University, Providence, RI
    (PDF) (1 pp, 124 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Effects of Urbanization on the Dispersal of Native Forest Songbirds
    Kara A. Whittaker, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 434 K) | Project Abstract

Toxicology

  • Disturbance of Cellular Iron Homeostasis by Soluble Nickel
    Todd Davidson, New York University, Institute of Environmental Medicine, New York, NY
    (PDF) (1p. 111 K) | Project Abstract
  • Toxicological Effects of Methylmercury on Fishes in Inland Lakes of Isle Royale National Park
    Paul E. Drevnick, Miami University, Oxford, OH
    (PDF) (1 pp, 112 K) | Project Abstract
  • Deltamethrin, a Pyrethroid Insecticide, Increases Dopamine Transporter Levels and Locomotor Activity
    Thomas S. Guillot III, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 135 K) | Project Abstract
  • Raising Transgenic Lines of Caenorhabditis elegans for the Study of Stress-Inducible Genes
    Deanna L. Howarth, Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Durham, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 228 K) | Project Abstract
  • Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to Obtain Shapes and Sizes of Pinniped and Cetacean Brain Regions that Depend on Thyroid Hormones for Maturation
    Eric Wilson Montie, WHOI/MIT Joint Graduate Program in Oceanography, Woods Hole, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 224 K) | Project Abstract
  • The Effects of Xenoestrogens on Mate Choice and Offspring Fitness in the Gulf Pipefish
    Charlyn Partridge, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
    (PDF) (1 pp, 152 K) | Project Abstract
  • Maternal PCB Exposure Alters Thyroid Hormone Mediated Oligodendrocyte Development
    David S. Sharlin, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 186 K) | Project Abstract
  • Reproductive Toxicity of TNX in Laboratory Deer Mice
    Jordan Ned Smith, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
    (PDF) (3p pp, 230 K) | Project Abstract
  • Cancer prevention through dietary compounds – a novel approach using fish models
    Petra Tsuji, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 146 K) | Project Abstract
  • 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-Dioxin (TCDD) Induces Organ-specific Differential Gene Expression in Male Japanese Medaka (Oryzias latipes)
    David C. Volz, Integrated Toxicology Program and Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Durham, NC
    (PDF) (1 pp, 430 K) | Project Abstract

Urban and Regional Planning

  • New York City's "Urban Heat Island" Effect: Temperature Trends and Public Health Impacts
    Joyce Klein Rosenthal, Columbia University, New York, NY
    (PDF) (1 pp, 186 K) | Project Abstract

Zoology

  • Tracing a bottleneck: comparative phylochronology of C. sociabilis and C. haigi through 10,000 years
    Y.L. Chan, U. Ramakrishnan, O.P. Pearson, and E.A. Hadly, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 154 K) | Project Abstract
  • Parasite Population Genetics: Illustrated Uses in the Environmental and Conservation Sciences
    Charles D. Criscione and Michael S. Blouin, Oregon State University, Department of Zoology, Corvallis, OR
    (PDF) (1p. 164 K) | Project Abstract
  • Water flow reduces bleaching and thermal stress on photosystem function in the coral Porites divaricata
    Sean Kinane, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 912 K) | Project Abstract
  • Genetic Variation Increases During Biological Genetic Variation Increases During Biological Invasion by a Cuban Lizard
    Jason J. Kolbe, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
    (PDF) (1 pp, 1.57MB) | Project Abstract
  • Influence of Natal Habitat Type on Dispersal and Habitat Selection Behavior in a Heterogeneous Landscape
    Karen E. Mabry, University of California, Davis, CA
    (PDF) (1 pp, 117 K) | Project Abstract
  • Measuring the Rate of Heat Loss in Wild Bottlenose Dolphins (Tursiops truncatus)
    Erin Meagher, University of North Carolina at Wilmington
    (PDF) (1 pp, 172 K) | Project Abstract
  • Does agriculture affect avian migration and distribution?
    Mark S. Ogonowski, The University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
    (PDF) (1 pp, 171 K) | Project Abstract
  • Exploration of complex interactions between multiple pathogens and environmental stress, using amphibians as model hosts
    John Matthew Romansic, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR
    (PDF) (1 pp, 121 K) | Project Abstract
  • Evolution and Conservation of Biological Diversity in South American Headstanding Fishes
    Brian Sidlauskas, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    (PDF) (1 pp, 180 K) | Project Abstract

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