Guest Lectures

Join us Thursday evenings for the Stone Lab Guest Lecture Series. Hear about current Lake Erie research topics and get status updates from representatives of our State agencies. You can either attend in person on Gibraltar Island or watch the lectures from the comfort of your own home via live stream from Stone Lab.

2015 Guest Lectures

Date Guest Lectures 2015

Ohio Division of Wildlife – Who, Why and What’s Hot?

Scott Zody, Chief, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife Ohio Division of Wildlife – Who, Why and What’s Hot?archive

Research Brief: Gene thieves in your backyard: An introduction to the amazing unisexual salamanders | Katherine Greenwald, Eastern Michigan University


The Importance of Conservation: Exciting New Natural History Discoveries

Jim McCormac, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife

Research Brief: Migrations and invasions: connections between migrant birds and invasive shrubs | James Marshall, Denison University


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Roger Thoma, Senior Research Associate, Midwest Biodiversity Institute

Research Brief: Following Lake Erie Walleye: confirming previous movement perceptions or formulating new ones? | Chris Vandergoot, Ohio Department of Natural Resources Division of Wildlife


Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement: Annex 4 Recommendations to Address HAB, Hypoxia, and Cladophora Problems on Lake Erie

Tinka Hyde, Water Division Director, US Environmental Protection Agency Region 5
Susan Humphrey, Associate Regional Director General - Ontario Region, Environment Canada
Sandra George, Environment Canada
Jeff Reutter, Special Advisor, Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Lab, The Ohio State University

Research Brief: The Role of Nitrogen in Regulating Cyanobacterial Bloom Toxicity | Justin Chaffin, Ohio Sea Grant & Stone Lab


Ohio State Research in Review

Caroline Whitacre, Vice President for Research, The Ohio State University

Research Brief: To be announced


Stone Lab Research Experience for Undergraduates Presentations


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Bruce McPheron, Vice President for Agriculture and Dean of CFAES, The Ohio State University Week 7

Research Brief: Renewable Energy Development – Aiding Public Officials in the Decision Making Process | Eric Romich, OSU Extension


An Update of Ohio’s Efforts to Protect Lake Erie

Craig Butler, Director, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Week 7

Research Brief: Spatial Correlation and Facilitation Between Dreissena and Hexagenia: Possible Food-Web Disruption? | Kristen Fussell, Ohio Sea Grant & Stone Lab


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