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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

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

Topics covered in the June activity report.

Aquatic Invasive Species

Asian Carp

Sea Lamprey

Aquatic Ecosystem Health

EPA Toxicity Studies and Mudpuppies

Great Lakes Federal Coastal Exchange

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)

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

National Park Service

Buffalo National Scenic Riverway

River Floodplain Connectivity Workshop

Upper Mississippi River

Australian-American Fulbright Scholar Exchange

Floodplain Lakes Water Quality

Long Term Ecological Study Data Analyses

Nitrogen Biogeochemistry in the Upper Mississippi River

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Perfluorinated Compounds and Tree Swallows

White-nosed Bat Syndrome Symposium

Upper Mississippi River Freshwater Mussel Populations



AOC – Area of Concern
BUFF – Buffalo National River
BUI – Beneficial Use Impairments
EPA – Environmental Protection Agency
FWS – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
GLFC – Great Lakes Fishery Commission
GLRI – Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
NPS – National Park Service
PFCs – perfluorinated compounds
UMESC – Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center
UMR – Upper Mississippi River
UMRR-EMP – Upper Mississippi River Restoration - Environmental Management Program
USGS – U.S. Geological Survey
VIP – Vegetation Inventory and Monitoring Program


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