STREAM METABOLISM

After a year of research and writing, our team's paper, The influence of riparian vegetation and season on stream metabolism of Valley Creek, Minnesota, was published in the Journal of Freshwater Ecology.

Hochstetter's Frog

Directed research that culminated in a 31-page report on the effect of pest control on endemic Hochstetter’s frog (Leiopelma hochstetteri) populations in the Hunua Ranges of New Zealand.

Waterfowl Thermoregulation

A senior capstone thesis outlining winter thermoregulatory adaptations in waterfowl in correspondence with a video on a population of overwintering mallard ducks (Anas platyrhynchos) in a pond in St. Paul, Minnesota.