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Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

Becky KreilingRebecca M. Kreiling

Position title: Biologist

Email: rkreiling@usgs.gov
Phone: 608.781.6346
Fax: 608.783.6066

Education: 
2003 M.S., Biology, University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
2001 B.S., Biology-Environmental Concentration, University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Primary Responsibilities/Activities:
My main duty is to analyze nutrient samples for the Long Term Resource Monitoring Program which is an element of the Upper Mississippi River Restoration - Environmental Management Program.  I also analyze data and write reports with the data generated from the program.

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Select Publications: 
Kreiling, R.M., J.P. Schubauer-Berigan, W.B. Richardson, L.A. Bartsch, P.E. Hughes, J.C. Cavanaugh, and E.A. Strauss.  2013.  Wetland management reduces sediment and nutrient loading to the Upper Mississippi River.  Journal of Environmental Quality 42:573-583.

Kreiling, R.M., W.B. Richardson, J.C. Cavanaugh, and L.A. Bartsch.  2011.  Summer nitrate uptake and denitrification in an Upper Mississippi River backwater lake: the role of rooted aquatic vegetation.  Biogeochemistry 104:309-324.

Yin, Y. and R.M. Kreiling.  2011.  The evaluation of a rake method to quantify submersed vegetation in the Upper Mississippi River.  Hydrobiologia 675:187-195.
Kreiling, R.M., Y. Yin, and D.T. Gerber. 2007.  Abiotic influences of Vallisneria americana Michx. in the Upper Mississippi River.  River Research and Applications 23:343-349.

Strauss, E.A., W.B. Richardson, J.C. Cavanaugh, L.A. Bartsch, R.M. Kreiling, and A.J. Standorf.  2006.  Variability and regulation of denitrification in an Upper Mississippi River backwater.  Journal of the North American Benthological Society 25:596-606.

Links:
Long Term Resource Monitoring Program

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