National Park Service Completed Projects

Antioch University, New England

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
J979108J048 ANE-NPS-01 Human and Environmental Dynamics at Cape Krusenstern, Alaska Jim Jordan 06/01/2008 09/30/2011 $24,984 FY08

Cornell University

TA Number CA# FBMS GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J2340080021 CU-NPS-01 Human Dimensions of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza: Understanding Perceptions of Risk and Identifying Implications for Developing Effective Communication Messages Daniel J. Decker 07/15/2008 12/31/2012 $270,000 (FY08 $246,000; FY10 $24,000) Report (.pdf)
J2340080030 CU-NPS-02 Understanding the Human Dimensions of Human-Wildlife Habituation: Developing Knowledge for Interventions to Foster Positive Interactions Between People and Wildlife Daniel J. Decker 07/15/2008 12/31/2010 $117,725 (fy09: $24,725; fy08: $93,000)
J2340090043 CU-NPS-03 Development of a Conceptual Model to Guide Scientific, Management, and Policy Review of Contentious Natural Resource Issues Daniel J. Decker 08/01/2009 06/30/2011  $24,000  FY09
J54300K0055 CU-NPS-04 Acoustic Monitoring Project for Congaree National Park Ron Rohrbaugh 01/01/2010 12/31/2010  $32,738 FY09
P11AT P11AC60999 CU-NPS-06 Underwater Noise Analysis and Acoustic Habitat Metrics for Glacier Bay Marine Mammals Christopher W. Clark 07/01/2011 09/30/2013 $89,709

Great Lakes Commission

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
GLC-NPS-01 Water Resource Management Plan for Isle Royale National Park Thomas Crane 04/01/2002 03/31/2006 $50,000 (FY 02: $25,000; FY 03: $25,000)

Indiana University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
IU-NPS-01 Statue of Liberty National Monument Historic Resource Study John Bodnar; Barbara Truesdell 09/01/2003 12/31/2005 $57,709 Report (pdf)
J1940030524 IU-NPS-02 Goose Pond and Bee Hunter Wetlands History Project John Bodnar; Barbara Truesdell 09/01/2003 08/31/2004 $22,346
IU-NPS-03 Study the Effects of Atmospheric Pollutants on Invasibility of Panne Vegetation by Invasive Plants Catherine Souch 04/30/2004 12/31/2007 $15,000 Report (.pdf)
J6068060042 IU-NPS-04 Historic Synthesis/Context Study for Cultural Resources at Isle Royale National Park Philip Scarpino 08/28/2006 09/30/2009 $36,983 (FY06: $32,751; FY08: $4,232)
IU-NPS-05 Native American Graves Protection and Reputation Act (NAGPRA) Collections Research and Consultation Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area Laura Scheiber 05/01/2007 09/30/2010 $19,000
J6300109001 IU-NPS-06 Assessment of Natural Resource Conditions for Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Thomas P. Simon 04/14/2010 12/31/2012 $129,456; $7,418
J6300100405 IU-NPS-07 Evaluation of Reference Conditions for Nearshore Sand Habitats of Southern Lake Michigan at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Thomas P. Simon; Joseph Shaw 05/01/2010 09/30/2011 $85,000 Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
J6300100818 IU-NPS-08 Evaluate Major Ditches of Wetland Restoration Work Units, Pepoon, Kurz, and Peattie, for Fish, Crayfish, and Amphibians Burnell Fischer; Thomas Simon 06/15/2010 09/30/2011 $9,960 Report (.pdf)
P11AC601047 IU-NPS-09 Researching National Park Service Partnership Training Needs Stephen A. Wolter 2012 12/31/2012 $50,000

Michigan State University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
MSU-NPS-01 Development of the Great Lakes Natural Resource Gateway Jon Bartholic, J.D. Snyder, Jeremiah Asher, Yi Shi 08/15/2003 09/30/2006 $188,123 (fy03: $178,000; fy05: $10,123)
MSU-NPS-02 Estimating Economic Impacts of Heritage Areas Daniel J. Stynes 08/15/2003 05/31/2004 $18,000 Report (.doc)
MSU-NPS-03 Social Science Research Review: Economic Significance of National Parks and Other Public Lands Daniel J. Stynes 08/15/2003 02/15/2004 $7,000
J2303060025 MSU-NPS-04 Money Generation Model 2 (MGM2) Revisions and Reporting Daniel Stynes 04/30/2004 12/31/2011   
$191,000 (FY04-$45,000; FY05-$30,000; FY06-$30,000; FY07-$35,000; FY08-$35,000; FY09-$16,000)
MSU-NPS-05 Contingency Planning for Invasive Species and Diseases in the National Park System Shawn Riley 06/15/2005 09/30/2006 $47,000 Report (.pdf)
MSU-NPS-06 Assessment of Water Resources and Watershed Conditions In and Adjacent to Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Kendra Spence Cheruvelil 07/01/2005 05/18/2008 $72,655
MSU-NPS-07 Developing a Systems Thinking-Based Training Method for Management of Wildlife Diseases Shawn Riley 06/01/2006 12/31/2007 $54,000

Michigan Technological University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
MTU-NPS-01 GIS Project Support for Isle Royale National Park (ISRO) and Keweenaw National Historic Park (KEWE) Mike Hyslop 09/01/2003 12/31/2007 $40,000
MTU-NPS-02 Isle Royale National Park Institute Agreement Ann Mayo 12/15/2003 12/31/2008 $133,398 (FY03: $34,500; FY04: $3,898; FY05: $20,000; FY06: $25,000; FY07 $25,000; FY08: $25,000)
J6310110025 MTU-NPS-03 Wolf and Moose Long-term Monitoring on Isle Royal National Park Jon Vucetich 01/01/2004; 2011 12/31/2010; 2016 $309,644 (FY03: $27,000; FY04: $9,644; FY05: $26,600; FY06: $36,600 FY07: $36,600; FY08: $36,600; FY09: $86,600; FY09: $50,000); 2011-2015: FY11: $36,000

Wolves & Moose of Isle Royale
Annual Reports
- 2003-04
- 2004-05
- 2005-06
- 2006-07

MTU-NPS-04 Mapping the Coal Creek Historic District, Yukon—Charley Rivers National Preserve, AK Patrick Martin 04/01/2004 10/31/2005  $38,327
MTU-NPS-05 Determination of Genetic Diversity and Restoration Potential of the Pitcher Plant (Sarracenia purpurea) in the Lake Superior Watershed Margaret Gale 08/15/2004 12/31/2006 $15,015 Report (.pdf)
News Brief (.doc)
Semi-Annual Report 2004 (.pdf)
MTU-NPS-06 Determination of Eligibility to the National Register of Historic Place of the Old and New Dormitories Within the Mission 66 Headquarters Development on Mott Island and Isle Royale National Park Allison Hoagland 09/30/2004 09/30/2005  $20,000 Report (.pdf)
MTU-NPS-07 A Predictive Model for Exotic Plant Species for the Great Lakes Network of the US National Park Service Andrew Storer 08/31/2004 04/30/2009 $45,000 Report (.pdf)
MTU-NPS-08 Development of a Long-Range Education Plan for Keweenaw National Historical Park Allison Hoagland 09/30/2004 12/31/2004 $3,000 Report (.pdf)
MTU-NPS-09 Isle Royale Electronic Research Library Ann Mayo Kiely 08/01/2006 12/30/2008 
MTU-NPS-10 Protocol Narrative and Standard Operating Procedures for Monitoring Moose within National Parks in Southwest Alaska Tom Drummer 06/01/2006 08/01/2007 $21,185
J8336060074 MTU-NPS-11 Assessing the Keys Ranch Historic District Patrick Martin 08/01/2006 05/01/2007 $35,252 Report (.pdf)
J6480070586 MTU-NPS-12 Analyze Water Isotopes to Determine Impacts of Burning in Mesic Bur Oak Forest Rodney Chimner 06/21/2007 04/01/2010 $20,059 (FY08: $3,000; FY07: $17,059)
J5460070154 MTU-NPS-13 Determine the Impacts of Aluminum Toxicity and Calcium Loss on Threatened High-Elevation Spruce-Fir Christopher Webster 07/01/2007 12/31/2009 $81,426 (FY08: $27,142; FY07: $54,284)
J6067080012 MTU-NPS-15 Determine Invasion Status and Ecological Impacts of an Exotic Zooplankter in Great Lakes Parks W. Charles Kerfoot 06/01/2008 05/31/2011 $154,630 (FY08-$79,606; FY09-$75,024)
J631008I020 MTU-NPS-16 Isle Royale Institute Parks As Classrooms Project: Join the Pack Ann Mayo Kiely 07/01/2008 05/30/2009 $10,951 (FY08) Isle Royale Institute
J6320080002 MTU-NPS-17 Multicriteria Risk Models and Management Studies for Invasive Plants at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore: Development, Validation and Implementation Andrew J. Storer; Linda M. Nagel 06/23/2008 06/30/2011 70,498 (FY08: $30,499; FY09: $39,999)
J631008A028 MTU-NPS-18 Supporting Emergency Treatment of Ballast Water to Prevent the Spread of VHS Ann Mayo Kiely; Margaret Gale 06/06/2008 09/30/2008 $25,000 FY08 Report (.pdf)
J6320096201 MTU-NPS-20 Assess Vernal Pools of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore by Determining Distribution, Abundance, and Ecological Significance Rodney Chimner 04/10/2009 09/30/2011 $17,360 FY09

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J2105050019 MNDNR-NPS-01 Scanning, Georeferencing, and Mapping the 1927 Photography Set for Voyageurs National Park Bob Tomlinson; Bill Befort 06/01/2005 05/31/2007 $24,205 Report (.pdf)
J2105060032 MNDNR-NPS-02 Minnesota Land Cover Classification System Update for MISS and Lower SACN Robert Maki; Bart Richardson 07/01/2006 01/31/2009 $11,750

Northern Michigan University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
NMU-NPS-01 Develop Geoarchaeological Inventory of Specific Lakeshore Landforms—Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore John Anderton 07/01/2006 06/30/2008 $134,436 (FY06: $94,436; FY07:$40,000)
J6320080003 NMU-NPS-02 Examine Resident and Coaster Brook Trout Response to Exotic Salmonid Removal in Sevenmile Creek and Conduct Stream Creel Survey at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Jill B. K. Leonard 05/12/2008 12/31/2010 $256,093 (FY08-$122,093; FY09-$134,000)
J6068090021 NMU-NPS-04 Tracing the Trail: The Pictured Rocks Segment of the Anishnaabeg Migration Route Kristen Carroll 06/01/2009 09/30/2011 $66,717 FY09

Purdue University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
J2148110004 PU-NPS-01 Invasives Species Early Detection Flyer Katherine M. Howe 03/28/2011 09/30/2012 $7,006 FY11

Science Museum of Minnesota

TA Number CA# FBMS GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
SMM-NPS-01 Biomonitoring Prospects for Diatoms and Paleolimnology in the Western Great Lakes National Parks Mark Edlund; Daniel Engstrom 09/01/2004 04/30/2010 $362,743 (FY04: $133,538; FY05: $72,409; FY06$71,882; FY07: $74,039; FY10: $10,875)
SMM-NPS-02 Demonstration of a Method to Restore Prairie on Sites with High Susceptibility to Spotted Knapweed Shawn Schottler 09/15/2004 12/31/2007 $42,605.50
SMM-NPS-03 Monitoring Water Quality Using Diatoms in Surficial Lake Sediments Daniel Engstrom 09/01/2005 09/30/2007 $20,000
SMM-NPS-04 Monitoring Water Quality in Wadeable Streams of National Park Units of the Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network Daniel Engstrom 09/01/2005 03/31/2010 $20,056
SMM-NPS-05 Establishing Sites for Monitoring Water Quality on Large Rivers Daniel Engstrom 09/01/2005 12/31/2007 $16,952 Report (.pdf)
SMM-NPS-06 Analysis of Water Quality Trends and Current Conditions in Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Daniel Engstrom 06/01/2006 06/30/2010 $4,675
J6590100031 SMM-NPS-11 Implement the Science Training and Research Skills Program (STARS), 2010 Sharon Mallman 04/15/2010 12/31/2010 $14,000 Report (.pdf)
P11AC60811 SMM-NPS-13 Implement the Science Training and Research Skills Program (STARS), 2011 Sharon Mallman 07/01/2011 10/31/2011 $13,310 Report (.pdf)
J6067100010 P10AC00284 SMM-NPS-16 The History, Mechanism, and Drivers of Botulism Outbreaks Near Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Mark Edlund 05/01/2011 09/30/2011 $164,000
J6067100008 P10AC00287 SMM-NPS-18 Mapping and Biological Studies of Shoreline Rock Pools in Three Lake Superior National Parks Mark Edlund 04/01/2010 09/30/2011; 12/31/2012 $99,609

State University of New York - College of Environmental Science and Forestry

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
SUNY-NPS-01 A Summary of Existing Monitoring Programs Relevant to Parks Within the Northeast Temperate Network James Gibbs; Kris Whiteleather 04/01/2003 05/01/2004 $19,400 Report (.pdf)
J4525037069 SUNY-NPS-02 Development of Terrestrial and Related Monitoring Protocols for High Priority Northeast Temperate Network (NETN) Vital Signs: Phase I, II, III James Gibbs 07/01/2003 12/31/2007 $291,671 (FY03: $103,515; FY04: $104,427; FY05: $83,729) Report (.pdf)
SUNY-NPS-03 Developing an Ecological Monitoring Program for the Appalachian National Scenic Trail James Gibbs 02/15/2004 12/31/2007 $78,928.40 (FY03: $62,595; FY04: $16,333.40) Report (.pdf)
SUNY-NPS-04 Workshop to Develop Long-Term Monitoring Protocols for Forest Ecosystems at Acadia National Park James Gibbs 04/30/2004 06/01/2006 $25,000
J2105050027 SUNY-NPS-05 Indiana Dunes White-Tailed Deer Spotlight Survey Analysis William Porter 09/01/2005 05/31/2008 $21,448 (FY05: $18,731; FY07: $2,717)
SUNY-NPS-06 Prepare a Cultural Landscape Report for Poplar Grove National Cemetery, Petersburg National Battlefield George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 07/31/2008 $65,000
SUNY-NPS-07 Cultural Landscape Report for Battery Weed, Gateway National Recreation Area George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 12/31/2009 $60,000 Report (.pdf)
J1851060016; J1851070011; J1851050008 SUNY-NPS-08 Provide Ongoing Technical Assistance for Cultural Landscapes in National Parks George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 09/30/2005 $122,626 (FY05: $25,000; FY06: $55,626; FY07: $42,000) Report 2008 (.pdf)
Report 2009 (.pdf)
J1851050009; J851060013 SUNY-NPS-09 Advise for the Development of the General Management Plan for Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Sites George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 01/31/2009 $10,200 (FY05: $4,500 FY:06 $5,700)
J1851050010 SUNY-NPS-10 Amended National Register Documentation for the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 05/31/2009 $35,770
J1851050015 SUNY-NPS-11 Support Preparation of Cultural Landscape Inventories in Northeast Region/Cultural Landscape Inventory for the Appalachian Trail in Shenandoah National Park George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2005 07/31/2008 $58,000 Appalachian Trail: South District (.pdf)
Appalachian Trail: North District (.pdf)
J4506060613 SUNY-NPS-12 Monitoring Ecological Integrity of the Forest Ecosystems: Evaluation and Implementation of the NETN Forest Condition Protocol James Gibbs 09/1/2006 12/31/2009 $149,578 (FY06: $86,791; FY07: $53,038 and $9,749) Report (.pdf)
J1795060500 SUNY-NPS-13 Develop a Viewshed Management Plan for the Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Sites Christopher A. Nowak; John Auwaeter 09/30/2006 12/31/2009 $40,000 Report (.doc)
J1851060014 SUNY-NPS-14 Prepare a Cultural Landscape Report for Ellwood Manor, Fredericksburg/Spotsylvania National Military Park George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2006 07/31/2008 $40,000
SUNY-NPS-15 Complete Hedge Management Plan for Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2006 12/31/07 $20,000 Report (.pdf)
J4506060645 SUNY-NPS-16 Monitoring Ecological Integrity of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail: Forest Health and Phenology Vital Signs James Gibbs 09/01/2006 09/30/2010 $163,542 (fy06-$64,109; fy08-$49,940; fy09-$49,493)
SUNY-NPS-17 Conduct Inventory of Historic Tree Plantations Christopher Nowak 09/30/2007 12/31/2009 $20,000
J1851070008 SUNY-NPS-18 Cultural Landscape Report for the Nelson House Gardens, Colonial National Historical Park George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2007 05/31/2010 $50,000 Report
J1851070009 SUNY-NPS-19 Cultural Landscape Report for Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, Part II: Treatment George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2007 05/31/2010 $40,000
J1851070010 SUNY-NPS-20 Cultural Landscape Report for the Roger Williams National Memorial George Curry; John Auwaerter 09/30/2007 07/31/2009 $30,000

Stephen F. Austin State University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
SFA-NPS-01 Borders, Frontiers & Trade Routes: Linking Visitors to Bent's Old Fort NHS through Interpretive Wayside Design Theresa G. Coble; Scott Runnels 07/15/2006 10/31/2009 $21,600

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J4506040615 UMASS-NPS-01 A Website and Data Server for the National Park Service Northeast Temperate Network Inventory and Monitoring Charles Schweik 04/30/2004 09/30/2006 $24,332 Northeast Temperate Network
J6590060035 UMASS-NPS-02 Oxygen Depletion as a Symptom of Eutrophication in Lower St. Croix National Scenic Riverway: A Historical Investigation Using Sediment Chironomid Assemblages Donna Francis 05/01/2006 12/31/2008 $22,157 Report (.pdf)

University of Minnesota (GLNF-CESU Host)

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
UMN-NPS-01 Inventory of the Distribution and Abundance of Invasive Non-Indigenous Plants and Rare Plants at Two Riverine National Parks in the Great Lakes Network Edward J. Cushing 05/21/2003 08/30/2005 $94,610 (FY03: $40,611; FY04: $53,999) Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-02 Controls on the Rate and Volume of Sediment Movement Through and Out of Impoundments During Dam Removal Omid Mohseni 07/01/2003 09/30/2004 $26,000 (FY03: $16,000; FY04: $10,000)
UMN-NPS-03 Developing a System for Monitoring Land Use and Land Cover Change In and Around National Parks of the Great Lakes Region Paul V. Bolstad 08/25/2003 04/30/2009  $83,158 (FY03: $44,958; FY07:$38,200)
J6067030021 UMN-NPS-04 Identify Research, Technical Assistance, and Education Needs in National Parks in the Great Lakes Northern Forest Biogeographic Region Dorothy Anderson 09/01/2003 12/31/2009 $76,000 (FY03 $17,000; FY04 $15,000; FY05 $13,000; FY06 $10,000; FY07 $11,000; FY08 $10,000) www.cesu.umn.edu
UMN-NPS-05 Classify Critical Aquatic Habitat for the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway James Perry 08/22/03 12/31/06 $90,400 (FY03: $45,200; FY04: $45,200) Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-06 Gastropod Survey of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway (SACN) Ellen Strong 06/01/2004 05/31/2005 $7,232 Poster (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-07 Benthic Invertebrate Identification for Lake Levels Project at Voyageurs National Park Leonard Ferrington 07/01/2004 06/30/2007 $36,432 (FY04: $9,108; FY05: $18,216; FY06: $9,108) Project Report (.pdf)
J606704003 UMN-NPS-08 Conference, Workshop, and Meeting Support for Research, Technical Assistance, and Education Information Sharing Between Natural Resource Managers and GLNF CESU Partners Dorothy Anderson 09/01/2004 12/31/2008  $16,000 (FY04: $10,000; FY05 $6,000) Conf. Proc. 2005 (.pdf)
Conf. Proc. 2006 (.pdf)
Conf. Proc. 2008 (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-09 Community-Agency Trust Relationships: Comparison Within and Across Selected NPS Units Dorothy Anderson 03/15/2004 12/31/2006 $15,500 (FY04: $11,500; FY04: $4,000)
UMN-NPS-10 Archive Ecological Data and Vegetation Images from Long-term Studies at Isle Royale Peter Jordan 08/31/2004 09/30/2009 $64,204
UMN-NPS-11 Updating Freshwater Mussel Collection, Literature, and Databases for Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network Park Units Andrew Simons 09/01/2004 05/31/2007 $19,318 Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-12 Survey Bark Beetles at Grand Portage National Monument Daniel W. Gilmore; Steve Seybold 04/18/2005 07/01/2006 $15,158
J9836060003 UMN-NPS-13 A Predictive Study of Use Impacts on the Denali Park Road Max Donath 08/01/2005 12/01/2008  $308,180 (FY05: $20,000; FY06: $133,291; FY07: $128,240; FY08: $26,649) Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-14 Aerial Monitoring of Radiotagged Northern Yellowstone Elk Calves L. David Mech 08/01/2005 07/31/2007 $20,000 Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-15 Apostle Islands Historic Land Cover Paul Bolstad 09/01/2005 09/30/2007 $21,800
UMN-NPS-16 Development of a Restoration Prioritization Tool for Invaded Habitats in National Parks Susan Galatawitsch 08/15/2004 05/31/2008 $81,972 Report (.pdf)
J628606E029 UMN-NPS-17 Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Video Project—Phases I & II Barbara A. Coffin 09/15/2005 09/30/2008 $115,850 (FY05: $75,000; FY06: $40,850) Minnesota: A History of the Land
UMN-NPS-18 Community-Agency Trust Relationships: Voyageurs National Park Dorothy Anderson 08/29/2005 09/30/07 $35,000 Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-19 Identify and Map Scenic St. Croix Valley Resources David Pitt 09/01/2004 06/30/2006 $8,700 Report (.pdf)
UMN-NPS-20 Evaluating the Habitat and Water Quality of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway Using a Chironomidae Community Survey Leonard Ferrington 06/15/2007 09/30/2008  $16,430
J1434080026 UMN-NPS-22 Development of Stream Survey Methodology for Estimating Harlequin Duck Abundance and Distribution in Glacier National Park, Montana Jason E. Bruggeman 05/12/2008 03/31/2009 $60,000 FY08 Report (.pdf)
J9320085006 UMN-NPS-24 Analyze Lake Sediment Cores from Crater Lake to Assess Deepwater Moss Growth and Climate Change Amy Myrbo 09/15/2008 09/30/2010  $10,434 FY08

University of Minnesota, Duluth

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
UMD-NPS-01 Total and Methyl Mercury Analysis of Crayfish at Voyageurs National Park John Sorensen 09/25/2002 05/31/2003 $15,000 Report (.pdf)
UMD-NPS-02 Assessment and Development of Water Quality Monitoring Protocols for Park Units in the National Parks Service Great Lakes Network Richard Axler; George Host; Paul Meysemborg 09/01/2003 09/30/2005 $46,650
UMD-NPS-03 Analysis of Landbird Monitoring Data for National Parks in the Great Lakes Network JoAnn Hanowski 04/30/2004 11/30/2004 $8,280
UMD-NPS-04 Sampling Design and Protocol Development for the Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network George Host 07/01/2004 12/30/2009 $193,895 (FY04: $177,895; FY05: $16,000) Monitoring website
UMD-NPS-05 Development of Monitoring Protocols to Assess Impacts of European Earthworm Invasions George Host 09/30/2003 12/31/2004 $64,597 Report (.pdf)
UMD-NPS-06 Development of Landbird Monitoring Protocols for the Great Lakes Network Parks Nick Danz 07/15/2005 12/31/2008 $22,999 Landbird Monitoring
UMD-NPS-07 Building Outreach Capacity for the Great Lakes Inventory and Monitoring Network Marle Zhuikov 09/30/2005 09/30/2007 $15,000
UMD-NPS-08 Pilot Fieldwork (2006) for Monitoring Amphibians in National Parks of the Great Lakes Network George Host 04/03/2006 03/31/2007 $23,540 Report (.pdf)
UMD-NPS-09 2006 Analysis Fund Project: A Comparison of Recent and Historic Landscape Changes by Beaver Activity in Voyageurs National Park, 1927-2003 George Host; Paul Meysemborg 06/22/2006 07/31/2009 $28,154 (FY06: $20,772; FY07: $7,382)
J6820071003 UMD-NPS-10 Improve Limited Knowledge of Ecology and Population Status of Threatened Canada Lynx in Voyageurs National Park Ron Moen 03/19/2007 04/30/2009 $56,811 (FY07: $39,891; FY08: $16,920) Report (.pdf)
J6150070011 UMD-NPS-11 Vegetation Characterization and Conifer Regeneration Strategies for the Grand Portage National Monument (GRPO) George Host 06/01/2007 09/30/2010 $35,646 (FY07: $30,194; FY08 $5,452)

University of Notre Dame

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J659008R020 ND-NPS-01 Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway Understanding Fish Habitat History in the Namekagon River—Cold Water Zone Gary A. Lamberti 06/01/2008 05/01/2009 $15,000 (FY09: $5,000; FY08: $10,000) Report (.pdf)

University of Toledo

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
J23400040044 UT-NPS-01 Research Expertise Catalog of Biological Programs Jiquan Chen 06/15/2004 06/15/2004 $30,000 (FY04 $20,000; FY05 $10,000)
J2360064112 UT-NPS-02 Digital Geomorphic and Hydrogeomorphic Maps of Assateague National Seashore, Maryland and Virginia David Krantz 08/15/2006 06/30/2009 $78,329

University of Vermont

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J1700040903 UVM-NPS-01 Research to Support Application of the Visitor Experience Resource Protection (VERP) Framework at Acadia National Park Robert Manning 05/01/2004 12/31/2009 $168,821
J1818040017 UVM-NPS-02 Develop Archaeology Overview and Assessment for Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park John Crock 09/1/2004 12/30/2005 $25,000 Report (.pdf)
J88204114J88204114 UVM-NPS-03 Assessment and Determination of Transportation-Related Aspects of Carrying Capacity for Yosemite Valley, Yosemite National Park Robert Manning 09/15/2004 09/30/2005 $31,725 Report (.pdf)
J9836050062; J9836060002 UVM-NPS-04 A Predictive Study of Use Impacts on the Denali Park Road: Support Analysis and Management of Carrying Capacity Robert Manning 08/01/2005 12/31/2010 $139,118 (FY05: $20,000; FY07: $62,250; FY08: $56,868) Report (.pdf)
J9840060150 UVM-NPS-06 Thermokarst Distribution and Characterization in the National Park Service Arctic Network (ARCN) Breck Bowden 05/22/2006 12/31/2009 $222,990 (FY06: $54,640 & $12,338; FY07: $145,084; FY08: $10,928)
J9840050110 & J9840060153 UVM-NPS-07 Aquatic Biodiversity, Community Composition, and Ecosystem Processes in Gates of the Arctic Park and Preserve and the Noatak National Preserve Breck Bowden 05/22/2005 12/31/2009 $395,983 (FY05: $254,339; FY07: $141,644)
J4506060615 UVM-NPS-08 Evaluation and Implementation of the Northeast Temperate Network Water Quality and Quantity Monitoring Protocol Breck Bowden 05/08/2006 12/31/2011 $273,268 (FY06 $34,592; FY07 $59,209 & $62,295; FY08 $61,330; FY09 $55,842)

University of Wisconsin, La Crosse

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J2350053156 UWLX-NPS-01 Inferring Critical Nitrogen Deposition Loads to Alpine Lakes of Western National Parks and Diatom Fossil Records Jasmine Saros 9/30/20050 09/30/2008 $10,088 Report (.pdf)
Annual Report 2006 (.doc)
J6067050012 UWLX-NPS-02 Characterization of Mercury Contamination of Aquatic Food Webs in Lagoons in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore James G. Wiener 09/30/2005 09/30/2007 $40,000 Report (.pdf)
J6150060004 UWLX-NPS-03 Inventory Prehistoric Archeological Resources Robert Boszhardt 08/01/2006 08/01/2008 $28,964 Report (.pdf)
Poster (.pdf)

University of Wisconsin, Madison

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J6370030956 UWM-NPS-01 Inventory of Forest Structure and Diversity at Effigy Mounds National Monument Within the Heartland Network Inventory and Monitoring Program Evelyn Howell 09/01/2003 06/30/2005 $29,978.58
J2105040049 UWM-NPS-02 State of Knowledge and Future Monitoring of White-Tailed Deer Browsing Impacts in the Great Lakes Network Donald Waller 08/30/2004 03/31/2009 $45,479 Report (.pdf)
J2340040061 UWM-NPS-03 Wildlife Habituation: An Annotated Bibliography and Workshop/Symposium Scott Lutz 09/01/2004 08/30/2006 $60,000 (FY05: $3,000; FY04: $3,000) Bibliography (.pdf)
Proceedings (.pdf)
UWM-NPS-04 Determine Paleo-Fire Regime as a Basis for Native Plant Community Restoration Sara Hotchkiss 09/01/2004 06/30/2007 $12,680 (FY04: $8,280; FY05: $4,400) Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
J2105050030 UWM-NPS-05 1983-2005 Lichen Elemental Studies in the National Park Service Great Lakes Network Lewis Gilbert; James Bennett 09/01/2005 03/31/2007 $17,273 (FY05: $11,398; FY06: $5,875) Report (.pdf)
J1580070050 UWM-NPS-06 Reciprocal Interactions Between Bark Beetles and Wildfire in Subalpine Forests: Landscape Patterns and the Risk of High-severity Fire Hotchkiss; Townsend 01/01/2007 12/31/2009 $209,443
J1434090026 UWM-NPS-07 Monitoring of American Pikas Lucas Moyer-Horner; Warren Porter 06/01/2009 09/30/2010  $19,994 FY09
J6067090008 UWM-NPS-08 Locate and Identify Native, Exotic, and Hybrid Cattail Populations in Cuyahoga National Park, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, and Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Joy B. Zedler 06/01/2009 12/31/2011 FY09: $14,710 Report (.pdf)
Article (.pdf)
J6150090004 UWM-NPS-09 Restoring Ethnobotanically Significant Species at Grand Portage National Monument Joy B. Zedler 06/01/2009 05/31/2012 FY09: $14,250 Report (.pdf)
Appendix (.pdf)

University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
UWSP-NPS-01 Assessment of Water Resources and Watershed Conditions In and Adjacent to Pictured Rocks and Apostle Islands National Lakeshores George Kraft 06/01/2005 10/01/2006 $80,000
UWSP-NPS-02 Assessment of Natural Resource Conditions for Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Cliff McCreedy; Kristen Ketels 04/01/2007 05/31/2009 $80,000 Report (.pdf)
J2380085505 UWSP-NPS-03 Assessment of Natural Resource Conditions for Isle Royale National Park George Kraft 08/01/2008 05/31/2010 $97,000 (FY08 $90,000; FY09 $7,000)

West Virginia University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
J4780030206 WVU-NPS-01 Scan, Georeference, and Mosaic Historic Aerial Photography for the New River Gorge National River Trevor M. Harris 07/15/2003 06/30/2005 $9,988.56
J4160030402; J4160070401 WVU-NPS-02 Control and Evaluation of Morrow's Honeysuckle to Promote Woodcock and Other Wildlife on the Fort Necessity National Battlefield James T. Anderson 08/01/2003 12/31/2010 $146,821 (FY03: $106,821; FY07: $20,000; FY08: $20,000) Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
WVU-NPS-03 Administrative History: New River Gorge National River Gregory A. Good 08/15/2003 01/31/2008 $44,520
J4780030214 WVU-NPS-04 NRAC 300: Development of Fire History Spatial Data Layers for the NRGNR Charles B. Yuill 10/01/2003 09/30/2005 $26,298
J4506050720 WVU-NPS-05 Evaluating Vital Signs for Monitoring Terrestrial Ecosystems in the Eastern Rivers and Mountains Network Ray R. Hicks Jr. 03/01/2005 04/01/2007 $28,115 Report (.pdf)
J4780050401 WVU-NPS-06 Establishing a Historic Benchmark for Rimrock Pine Communities at the New River Gorge National River, West Virginia Ray Hicks 06/01/2005 04/01/2007 $16,500 Report (.pdf)
Report (.pdf)
J4250063005 WVU-NPS-07 Combining a Pairwise Comparison Approach and Statistical Analysis to Aid Land Conservation in the Northern Neck, Virginia Mike Strager 02/01/2006 12/31/2006 $4,663 Report (.pdf)
J4506060771 WVU-NPS-08 Investigations of Riverscour Communities in the New River Gorge National River: Establishing Baselines for Monitoring Ray R. Hicks Jr. 08/15/2006 03/31/2007 $11,409
J3100070057 WVU-NPS-09 Increasing Walking at the C&O Canal National Historical Park: An Intervention Focused on Local Employees David Smaldone; Linda Cooper; Jingxin Wang 04/30/2007 05/31/2009 $32,741
J4780070500 WVU-NPS-10 Long-Term Hemlock Ecosystem Monitoring at New River Gorge National River and Gauley River National Recreation Area Petra Bohall Wood 05/01/2007 12/31/2008 $19,975 Report (.pdf)
J3850090080 WVU-NPS-12 Understanding Karst Geology Found in Three NCR Parks: Developing a GIS Database and Assessment of Available Hydrogeologic Data Dorothy Vesper 07/1/2009 12/31/2010 $19,993 FY09 Report (.pdf)