New  Awards—October 2013

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Bujanovic, B (PI), PBE

Enhancing Production of Uniform High Purity Lignin

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 24,352

 

Driscoll, MS (PI), ResAdm; Bujanovic, B (Co-PI), PBE and Smith, J (Co-PI), SCME

Novel Green Adhesives from the ESF Biorefinery

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 26,153

 

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP

Unrestricted Funding for Natural Heritage Program

Nature Conservancy

$ 10,000

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB

Wildlife Research and Management Support

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

$ 77,450 Year 1    ($ 3,359,864 Total All Years/All Projects)

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB

Other Program Support for Wildlife Management and Research

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

$ 19,973 Year 1

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB and Cohen, J (Co-PI), EFB

Factors Limiting New England Cottontail Populations in New York

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

$ 266,542 Year 1

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB and Dovciak, M (Co-PI), EFB

Indices to Track Ecological Impact of White-Tailed Deer

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

$ 90,837 Year 1

 

Frair, J (PI), EFB and Teece, M (Co-PI), EFB

Research Carnivore Management on Fort Drum

US Army Corps Engineers

$ 59,000

 

Germain, R( PI), FNRM; Nowak, C (Co-PI), FNRM; Bevilacqua, E (Co-PI), FNRM and McNulty, SA (Co-PI), EFB

Sustaining White Pine on High Quality Sites

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 22,978

 

Malmsheimer, RW (PI), FNRM and Germain, R (Co-PI), FNRM

Local Government Ordinances Effect on Traditional Forest Products and Bio-Products Supplies in New York

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 10,811

 

Rundell, R (PI), EFB

Removing the Threat of Stochasitic Extinction for the Chittenango Ovate Amber Snail: A Collaborative Captive Propagation Effort to Develop Ex Situ Poplulations in NYS

US Fish and Wildlife Service

$ 100,000

 

Ryan, SJ (PI), EFB and Fierke, M (Co-PI), EFB

Modeling the Mother Trees:  The Super Spreader Phenomenon in an Emerging Emerald Ash Borer (Agrilus planipennis) Infestation

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 23,652

 

Smith, J (PI), SCME; Hassett, J (Co-PI Emeritus), ERE and Abrahamson, LP (Co-PI), FNRM

Forest-Based RECPs for the Sustainable Management of Forests

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 26,193

 

Stehman, SV (PI), FNRM

Developing Statistically Rigorous Sampling Design and Analysis Methods to Reduce and Quantify Uncertainties Associated with Carbon Monitoring Systems

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

$ 82,885 Year 1 ($ 213,300 Total)

 

Vidon, P (PI), FNRM; Mitchell, MJ (Co-PI), EFB and Beier, C (Co-PI), FNRM

550 Forest and Natural Resources Management

Determination of Climactic and Geomorphological Drivers of Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Forested Landscapes of the US Northeast

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 20,119

 

Whipps, CM (PI), EFB

550 Environmental and Forest Biology

Control and Impact of Diseases in Zebrafish

Oregon State University

$ 87,071 Year 1(465,026 Total)

 

Whipps, CM (PI), EFB; Fierke, M (Co-PI), EFB and Parry, D (Co-PI), EFB

Development of Molecular Techniques to Inform Management of Sirex Nottilio, an Introduced Woodwasp

USDA Cooperative State Research Service – McIntire-Stennis

$ 17,002