U.S. Geological Survey Completed Projects

Michigan State University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount Products
MSU-USGS-01 Genealogical Assessment of Relatedness of Free-Ranging White-tailed Deer Related to Transmission of Chronic Wasting Disease in WI Kim Scribner 10/01/2003 09/30/2005  $193,798
  • Grear, D. 2006. Chronic wasting disease infection patterns in female white-tailed deer related to demographics, genetic relationships, and spatial proximity of infected deer in southern Wisconsin. Masters thesis.
  • Grear, D.A., M.D. Samuel, K.T. Scribner, B.V. Weckworth, and J.A. Langenberg. 2010. Influence of genetic relatedness and spatial proximity on chronic wasting disease infection among female white-tailed deer. Journal of Applied Ecology 47:532-540.
  • Samuel, M.D. 2006. Disease patterns in the CWD Eradication Zone. Final
MSU-USGS-02 Development of Information Infrastructure for North American Fisheries and Aquatic Resources William Taylor 04/15/2004 04/15/2007 $191,629 (FY05: $87,425; FY04: $104,204)
07150HS004 MSU-USGS-03 Interactions Between Indicator Bacteria, Suspended Sediment, and Sunlight in the Near-Shore Region: An Integrated Approach for Improved Beach Closure Forecasting 09/15/2008 12/31/2011 $203,357

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
G10AC00625 SUNY-USGS-01

Near Shore Ecology of Grand Canyon Fish: Validating of 13C and 180 Otolith Chemistry Signature of Resident Little Colorado Fish Using Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry, and Validation of Growth

01/19/2010 12/31/2012 $64,884

University of Minnesota (GLNF-CESU Host)

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
07150HS001 UMN-USGS-01 Marsh Soil Bacterial Community Responses to Elevated CO2 and Nitrogen 08/27/2007  05/31/2008 $22,008
G11AC20193 UMN-USGS-03 Electron Microscopy of Tissues from Black-capped Chickadees Affected by Avian Keratin Description 05/23/2011 09/30/2011 $9,934

University of Minnesota, Duluth

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount products
UMD-USGS-01 Development of a Risk Assessment Plan for Acadia National Park Wetlands Thomas Hollenhorst 08/01/2004 07/30/2007 $60,000 Draft Final Report (.pdf)

University of Toledo

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
07150HS002 UT-USGS-01 Determining the Origin and Dynamics of Coastal Processes of Sand Point at Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore 09/25/2007 09/24/2008 $18,000
G10AC00579 UT-USGS-02 Hydro-geologic Assessment of the Potential Effects of Sea-level Rise on Natural Resources, Assateague Island National Seashore 08/23/2010 09/30/2011  $17,446

University of Wisconsin, Madison

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount products
4-2300-0022 UWM-USGS-01 Chronic Wasting Disease Information Management Technical Assistance Kristin Eschenfelder 05/01/2004;2006 04/30/2005; 2010 $64,301 National Biological Information Infrastructure. 2005. Chronic Wasting Disease Data Clearninghouse, Prototype v0.5 Technical Documentation.
Final Report (.pdf); 2006 Annual Report (.pdf); 2007 Annual Report (.pdf); 2008 Annual Report (.pdf); 2009 Annual Report (.pdf); 2010 Annual Report (.pdf)
G09AC00076 UWM-USGS-03 Automated Geo-referencing of Scanned Maps for Use in Geographic Information Systems 03/03/2009 02/15/2010 $24,689
G09AC00301 UWM-USGS-04 Viewing and Comparison of Multiple Versions of Electronic Images of Maps for Temporal Feature Analysis and Determination of Geographic Change 07/28/2009 07/28/2009 $19,989
G11AC20340 UWM-USGS-09 Fire Science Needs Analysis 07/20/2011 09/30/2011  $3,000

West Virginia University

TA Number GLNFCESU Number Project Title Principal Investigator Beginning Date Ending Date Award Amount
07150HS003 WVU-USGS-01 Develoopment of a Local Resolution NHD Stream Network in WV for Assessing Water Quality and Biota Events 09/30/2007 09/29/2008 $50,000