USDA Forest Service, Northern Research Station Projects

Completed Projects

Michigan State University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
11-JV-11242306058 MSU-USFS-07 Development of a Canopy Model Suitable for Predicting Smoke Dispersion from Low-intensity Wildland Fires Sharon Zhong
zhongs@msu.edu
07/14/2011 09/30/2014 $54,500
11-JV-11242306065 MSU-USFS-08 A Study of Climate Change and Land-use Change Impacts Sharon Zhong
zhongs@msu.edu
07/19/2011 09/30/2014 $55,300
13-JV-11242306-055 MSU-USFS-09 Modeling Fire-Atmosphere Interactions in a Pine Canopy to Assess Fire Effects During Point-Ignition Firing Operations Thomas L. Schmidt
tschmidt@fs.fed.us

07/29/2013

07/31/2018 $116,000

Michigan Technological  University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
10-JV-11242307107 MTU-USFS-04 Peatlands Research at Houghton Mesocosm Chimmer 09/07/2010 12/31/2014 $51,281

Purdue University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
13-JV-11242311-059 PU-USFS-01 Evaluation of Site Conditions and Management Techniques to Promote Oak Species Regeneration Jay Berg 07/19/2013 07/12/2018 $28,228

University of Minnesota (GLNF-CESU Host)

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
08-JV-11242307-118 UMN-USFS-05 Deciphering the Heterogeneous Effects of Variable Sources and Transport Processes on Dissolved Organic Matter Bioavailability and Fluxes in Peatland Catchments James B. Cotner
cotne002@umn.edu

08/04/2008 07/31/2013 $69,761
09-JV-11242307-121 UMN-USFS-12 Toward Annual Monitoring of Climate Change Impacts on Experimental Forests Across the Northern Forest Region Anthony D'Amato 07/29/2009 07/24/2014 $170,000
09-JV-11242307-120 UMN-USFS-13 Quantifying Wood Decay Rates in the Northern Forest NRS-07 - FIA Integrated Work Anthony D'Amato 08/12/2009 07/24/2014 $30,500
09-JV-11242307-119 UMN-USFS-14 An Ecological and Socioeconomic Evaluation of Woody Biomass Harvesting in the Northern Forest Anthony D'Amato 08/12/2009 07/24/2014 $63,768
12JV11242307-100 UMN-USFS-15 Spruce Post Doc Thomas L. Schmidt
tschmidt@fs.fed.us
08/21/2012 $165,891
12JV11242307-109 UMN-USFS-16 Marcell Long-term Studies Thomas L. Schmidt
tschmidt@fs.fed.us
08/29/2012 $91,313
12JV11242309-143 UMN-USFS-17 Wildland Fire Management Futures Thomas L. Schmidt
tschmidt@fs.fed.us
09/26/2012 $85,864