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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

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

Topics covered in the November activity report.

Aquatic Ecosystem Health

Florfenicol Medicated Feed in Aquaculture

Aquatic Invasive Species

Zebra Mussels and Zequanox Control

Asian Carp Research Updates

Climate and Land-use Change: Satellite- and Ground-based Sensors

Computer Modeling and Population Estimations

Geospatial Sciences and Technology

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI)

Upper Mississippi River

Upper Mississippi River System Quarterly Meetings

Drawdown Effects in Native Mussels

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Waterfowl Boating Disturbance in Refuge Closed Areas

Birds as Indicators of Environmental Contaminants



AA – Accuracy Assessment
AOC – Area of Concern
DOI – Department of the Interior
EROS – Earth Resources Observation Systems
FWS – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
GLRI – Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
MR – Mississippi River
MWR – Midwest Region
PFCs – Perfluoronated Compounds
SAS – Statistical Analyses Software
SETAC – Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry
UMESC – Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center
USGS – U.S. Geological Survey
VWAA – Voluntary Waterfowl Avoidance Area
WIGICC – Wisconsin Geographic Information Coordination Council

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