Graduate Students

Max Beal

mrbeal@wisc.edu

Advisor: Paul Block

Environmental factors influencing the formation of cyanobacteria blooms and implications for water resource management.

Sam Blackburn

srblackburn@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Emily Stanley

Stream ecology, especially sediment buildup, macrophytes, carbon, and methane; StreamPulse project

Vince Butitta

vbutitta@wisc.edu
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Advisor: Emily Stanley

General interest in freshwater ecosystem science, specifically problems associated with eutrophication, and roles of native freshwater mussels

Holly Embke

hembke@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Food web interactions following the removal of centrachids in a north temperate lake

Landon Falke

lfalke@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Dan Preston

Stream ecology, trophic interactions, effects of land-use and habitat changes on stream communities with a particular interest in parasites

Ben Martin

bemartin@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Spiny Water Flea and its impact on predator-prey relationships

Kousei (Martin) Perales

kperales@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Quantifying impacts of lakeshore development on littoral habitat and fish communities in north temperate lakes

John Rodstrom

rodstrom@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Pete McIntyre

Ecology, life history, and conservation of migratory fishes; how dams and road crossing on these tributaries affect migrations

Mike Spear

mspear2@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Invasive species and community ecology

Patricia Tran

ptran5@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Trina McMahon

Bioinformatics and aquatic microbial ecology

Emily Whitaker

ewhitaker2@wisc.edu

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Advisor: Hilary Dugan

Examining how changing lake ice-on and -off times effect lake and surrounding ecologies