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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

April 2012 Activity Highlights
Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center
La Crosse, Wisconsin

Topics covered in the April activity report:

Aquatic Ecosystem Health

FDA Approvals – Florfenicol Antibiotic

Recreational Angling and Fish Sedative

Good Laboratory Practices

Aquatic Invasive Species

Geospatial Sciences and Technology

Geospatial Summit

Wisconsin Land Information Association’s Meeting

University of Wisconsin-Madison and LiDAR

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)

Project #80, Birds as Indicators of Contaminant Exposure in the Great Lakes

Project #73, Avian Botulism in Distressed Great Lakes Environments

Hudson River and Tree Swallow Survival

Mississippi River Research Consortium

Scientists from the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center (UMESC) gave a series of presentations at the 44th Mississippi River Research Consortium, April 26-27 in La Crosse, WI. 
Oral Presentations:

Poster Presentations:

National Park Service

Appalachian National Scenic Trail

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Animal Migrations and Spatial Subsidies

Marine Radar and Bird Migration

Wildlife and Habitat Monitoring

White-nose Syndrome and Bats

Modeling and Monitoring Workshop



AOC – Area of Concern
APPA – Appalachian National Scenic Trail
EPA – Environmental Protection Agency
FDA – U.S. Food and Drug Administration
FWS – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
GIS – Geographic Information Systems
GLFC – Great Lakes Fishery Commission
GLP – Good Laboratory Practices
GLRI – Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
LiDAR – Light Detection And Ranging
NOROCK – Northern Rockies Science Center
NPS – National Park Service
NWS – National Weather Service
PCB – Polychlorinated Biphenyl
PWRC – Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
UMESC – Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center
USGS – U.S. Geological Survey
VIP – Vegetation Inventory Program
WNS – White-nosed Syndrome

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