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Faculty-Student Team Study Freshwater Security

Faculty-Student Team Study Freshwater Security

In the summer of 2013, AWRI graduate student, Nicole Horne, performed field research in the village of Atekyedo, Ghana, studying the efficacy of inexpensive Biosand filtration for producing safe drinking water.

Making Lake Michigan Great

Making Lake Michigan Great

AWRI's active involvement in public outreach throughout the Lake Michigan basin dates back to the 1990s and includes vessel tours, Lake Michigan Forum leadership, and State of Lake Michigan conferences.

Michigan's Blue Economy

Michigan's Blue Economy

AWRI and the Michigan Economic Center partnered to create an interactive website and report detailing the foundation and future of Michigan's Blue Economy.

Muskegon Lake Water Quality Dashboard

Muskegon Lake Water Quality Dashboard

The annual Muskegon Lake water quality dashboard has been updated with data collected in 2014.

Forest Stewardship Plans Implemented

Forest Stewardship Plans Implemented

AWRI's Information Services Center (ISC) is completing a project for which they developed 10 Forest Stewardship Plans in the Muskegon River Watershed.

AWRI presents at the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

AWRI presents at the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

Several AWRI students and staff presented fish research at a recent meeting of the Michigan Chapter of the American Fisheries Society.

New Grant to Study Yellow Perch

New Grant to Study Yellow Perch

Dr. Carl Ruetz is taking the lead on a new ~$200K project to study yellow perch stocks in Lake Michigan and adjacent drowned river mouth lakes.

R.B. Annis Field Station Update

R.B. Annis Field Station Update

It has been more than one year since we opened and dedicated the R.B. Annis Field Station here at AWRI. The building has been well-used!

Incoming graduate students at AWRI, Fall 2014

Incoming graduate students at AWRI, Fall 2014

We are excited to welcome 4 new graduate students to AWRI!

Sabbatical Visitor Spending Fall at AWRI

Sabbatical Visitor Spending Fall at AWRI

Dr. David Fowle of the University of Kansas is conducting his sabbatical in Al Steinman's lab this Fall 2014 term.