New Awards—September 2010

 

 

Beier, C (PI), AEC and Dovciak, M (Co-PI), EFB

Coupling Local Scale Change and Forest Ecosystems in the Adirondack Mountains, NY

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 24,078

 

Bevilacqua, E (PI), FNRM and Nyland, RD (Co-PI), FNRM

Modeling Ingrowth and Mortality in Managed Northern Hardwood Stands to Evaluate Sustainability in Forest Production

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 21,136

 

Bujanovic, B (PI), PBE; Francis, RC (Co-PI), PBE and Amidon, TE (Co-PI), PBE

Value-Added Non-Carbohydrate Products form Hardwoods/Sugar Maple in the ESF Biorefinery

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 27,243

 

Curry, GW (PI), LA

Research and Evaluation Cultural Landscape of the Marin Headlands, Golden Gate National Recreation Area

National Park Service

$ 20,000

 

Dawson, CP (PI), FNRM

Natural Resources Planning

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

$ 49,400

 

Dovciak, M (PI), EFB; Beier, C (Co-PI), AEC and Im, J (Co-PI), ERE

Forest Change in the Adirondacks over 40 years of Multiple Stresses

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 20,684

 

Fernando, DD (PI), EFB and Volk, TA (Co-PI), FNRM

Confronting the Obstacles to Willow Genetoc Transformation

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 14,347


 

Fierke, M (PI), EFB; Allen, DC (Co-PI), EFB and Parry, DC (Co-PI), EFB

Evaluating Impacts of Native Paraitoids on Sirex Noctilio in New York

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 26,624

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB and Whipps, CM (Co-PI) EFB

Monitoring Populations of Elusive Forest Wildlife: A Modern Approach Using Noninvasive Genetic Techniques

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 23,427

 

Gibbs, J (PI), EFB; Stella, JC (Co-PI), FNRM; Schulz, K (Co-PI), EFB and Leopold, DJ (Co-PI), EFB

Restoring Small, Ephemeral Wetlands in Forested Landscapes of New York State

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 29,534

 

Hawks, RS (PI), LA and Gilbert, PS (Co-PI), LA

EPA Superfund Redevelopment Initiative - Fort Edward

E2 Incorporated

$ 25,000

 

Kieber, DJ (PI), Chemistry

Collaborative Research: Activity and Abundance of Photoheterotrophs Fueled by Photochemically-Produced Substrates

National Science Foundation

$ 389,540

 

Im, J (PI), ERE; Quackenbush, L (Co-PI), ERE; Beier, C (Co-PI), AEC and Dovciak, M (Co-PI), EFB

Characterization of Montane Forest Ecosystems Using Advanced Remote Sensing Technology

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 25,563

 

Lomolino, MV (PI0, EFB

Collaborative Research: Of Mice and Mammoths:  Toward a General Theory of Body Size Across Space and Time

National Science Foundation

$ 95,582


 

Luzadis, VA, (PI), FNRM

Accessing Private Landowner and Land Manager Knowledge of and Attitudes Toward Invasive Species in Adirondack Forests

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 21,504

 

Nomura, CT (PI), Chemistry

Biochemical Conversion of Forestry-Derived Feedstocks to Biodiesel

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 27,100

 

Nowak, CA (PI), FNRM and Bevilacqua, E (Co-PI), FNRM

Develop Forest Stewardship Plan for Roosevelt - Vanderbilt National Historic Sites

National Park Service

$ 50,000

 

Quackenbush, L (PI), ERE

Remote Sensing Based Classification of Forests Infested by Sirex Woodwasps

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 22,983

 

Ringler, NH (PI), EFB; Farrell, JM (Co-PI), EFB; Leopold, DJ (Co-PI), EFB; Schulz, KL (Co-PI), EFB; and Whipps, CM (Co-PI), EFB

ARRA Renovation of Wet Labs and Cyber-Infrastructure to Enhance Integrated Research and Teaching in Aquatic Science at SUNY ESF

National Science Foundation

$ 1,470,000

 

Selfa, T (PI), ES

Biofuels Revolution: Understanding the Social, Cultural and Economic Impacts of Biofuels Development on Rural Communities

Kansas State University

$ 29,271

 

Stella, JC (PI), FNRM

Collaborative Research: Quantifying Feedbacks between Fluvial Morphodynamics and Riparian Vegetation in Sand-Bed Rivers

National Science Foundation

$ 205,680


 

Stella, JC (PI), FNRM

Quantifying Riparian Zone Structure and Function to Guide Mgmt of the Northern Hardwood Forest Ecosystem

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 26,704

 

Tao, W (PI), ERE

Wood Leachate Characterization and Treatment in Subsurface Flow Wetland Cascades

USDA Cooperative State Research Service (McIntire-Stennis)

$ 13,127

 

Vidon, P (PI), FNRM

Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Riparian Zones Across a Regional Hydrogeomorphic Gradient

Trustees of Indiana University

$ 32,981