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Melvin Samson: 2016 Student Poster Winner

Melvin Samson of State University of NY College of Environmental Science and Forestry has won our annual poster award. His  poster  is entitled:  Tracking Hypoxia Exposure in Yellow Perch with Otolith Chemistry: Spatial Variation in...

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Coho salmon mortality in Western US watersheds

Bioinfiltration prevents lethal stormwater impacts. Adult coho salmon Oncorhynchus kisutch return each autumn to freshwater spawning habitats throughout western North America. The migration coincides with increasing seasonal rainfall, which in turn increases storm water...

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Andrew Todd is new President Elect

Congratulations to Andrew Todd on being elected as the new President Elect of the Water Quality Section.  Professionally, Andrew works as a research biologist, conducting research on the impacts of diverse stressors (e.g. acid-rock drainage,...

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2014 Student Poster Winner – Steve Mattocks

M.S. Candidate Department of Environmental Conservation University of Massachusetts Amherst  Determining the Ecological Consequences from Historical Damming of New England Watersheds –  Anadromous river herring, collectively alewives and blueback herring, were historically abundant in most...

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Brandy Bossle

My research on the bioaccumulation patterns of Hg in bluegill and largemouth bass was one component of a larger research program investigating Hg in fishes from the Fish/Fisheries Conservation lab at University of South...

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Student Focus — Sagar Shrestha and Jack Farrelly

Student Focus: Graduate students Sagar Shrestha (left) and Jack Farrelly (right) at Aquaculture and Fisheries Center of University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff conducting water quality and fish community monitoring in an agricultural stream, southeast Arkansas,...

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Poster award

Congratulations to Brandy Bossle, winner of the WQS poster award granted this year at the National Meeting in Little Rock.  Her poster was entitled:  Mercury Bioaccumulation in Bluegill and Largemouth Bass From a Hunting and Fishing...