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2017 Awards

January

Boyer, GL (PI), CHE; Implementation of the Great Lakes Observing System (GLOS), 2016-2021; Great Lakes Observing System; $ 75,000

Cohen, J (PI), EFB; Increasing Benefits of Piping Plover Nest Exclosures; US Fish and Wildlife Service; $  28,295

Powell, WA (PI), EFB and Maynard, CA (Co-PI), FNRM; Preparing for Long-Term, Landscape Level Studies of American Chestnut Forests; United States Endowment for Forestry and Communities Incorporated; $ 25,000

February

Nowak, CA (PI), FNRM; Route 80 Right-of Way Along the West Side of Otsego Lake, Near Cooperstown, New York; NYS Department of Transportation; $ 12,000

Rundell, R (PI), EFB; Roosevelt Wildlife Collection; Institute of Museum and Library Services; $ 118,694

Yanai, R (PI), FNRM; Monitoring Mercury in Loons: How Much is Enough?; NYS Energy Research and Development Authority; $ 49,962

March

Schlesinger, MD (PI), NHP and Evans, DJ (CoPI), NHP; Maintaining the Accuracy of Biodiversity Information for Conservation; JP Morgan Chase and Company; $ 100,000

Smith, WB (PI), PBE; Technical Support for Wood Species Combustions Studies; NYS Energy Research and Development Authority; $ 30,000

Toland, TR (PI), LA and Briggs, RD (Co-PI), FNRM; An Investigation into Optimizing Biofiltration Drainage Mediation Designed to Target Specific Stormwater Pollutants; NYS Energy Research and Development Authority; $ 292,911

April

Cohen, J (PI), EFB; Factors Affecting Piping Plover Reproductive Success in Southern New Jersey and Priorities for Improving Monitoring and Management; US Fish and Wildlife Service; $ 28,404

Yanai, R (PI), FNRM; LTER: Long-Term Ecological Research at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest; Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies; $ 35,000

May

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; Hempstead Plains-Assessment and Management Recommendations; BAND Foundation; $ 19,236

Fernando, DD (PI), EFB; Phylogeography, Intraspecific Variation and Conservation Genetics of American Hart's-tongue Fern; US Fish and Wildlife Service; $ 25,000

Rundell, R (PI), EFB; Removing the Threat of Stochastic Extinction for the Chittenango Ovate Amber Snail; US Fish and Wildlife Service; $ 90,000

June

Auwaerter, J (PI), LA; Research, Inventory, and Evaluate Cultural Landscape of Blow-Me-Down Farm, Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site; National Park Service; $ 65,000

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; State Forest, Forest Preserve Inventory and Ecological Support; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 84,329

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; State Wide Database for Invasive Species II; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 97,493

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; Statewide Botany Services; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 27,305

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; Section 6: Endangered and Threatened Species Monitoring and Management: Census of New York Seabeach Amaranth (Amaranthus pumilus); NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 5,686

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP and Fernando, D (CoPI), EFB; Section 6: Endangered and Threatened Species Monitoring and Management: Improvement of American Hart's -Tongue Fern Population Diversity through Augmentation, Introduction and Reintroduction; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 5,557

Kimmerer, RW (PI), EFB and Patterson, N (CoPI), EFB; Collaborative Research: Standard Grant: Restoring Biotechnology's Moral Fiber ?: Genetically Modified American Chestnut Trees, Responsible Innovation, and Environmental Justice; National Science Foundation; $ 28,000

Leopold, DJ (PI), EFB and Evans, DJ (CoPI), EFB; NYS DEC/SUNY ESF New York Heritage Program; NYS Department of Environmental Conservation; $ 255,702

Schlesinger, MD (PI), NHP and Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; Developing Stewardship Guidance for the Protection of the Rare Northern Barrens Tiger Beetle; NYS Office of Parks Rec & Historic Preservation; $ 4,912

July

Carter, EJ (PI), LA; Deauville Island Capital Improvement Project; Cayuga County Department of Planning & Economic Development; $ 2,500

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP; Implementing the 2020 Vision for Adirondack Park - Where are We Now?; Adirondack Council; $ 78,508

Fierke, M (PI), EFB; Geographical Comparisons of the Synchrony and Phenology of Emerald Ash Borer and it's Introduced Larval Parasitoids in NYS; USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service; $ 112,974

Fierke, M (PI), EFB; Compatibility of Insecticides and Biocontrol for Controlling EAB in Urban Environments; USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service; $ 22,000

Limburg, KE (PI), EFB; Looking into the Big Green and Blue Boxes: Insights on Critical Habitat for Young and Adult Blueback Herring to Access Resilience; Hudson River Foundation; $ 138,069 Total

Schulz, KL (PI), EFB; Deployment of Monitoring Buoys to Provide Real-Time Surveillance of Harmful Algal Blooms in Owasco Lake; Upstate Freshwater Institute; $ 19,166

Shaw, SB (PI), ERE and Collins, MB (CoPI), ES; Assessing Climate Change Vulnerabilities and Adaptation Strategies for NYS's Future Electric System; Electric Power Research Institute; $ 78,001 Total

Teale, SA (PI), EFB; Asian Longhorn and Forest Biology; Alphawood Foundation; $ 96,122

 

August

Frair, J (PI); EFB; Bat Movement and Habitat Use Patterns During Fall Swarm and Spring Emergence; USDA Forest Service; $ 100,000

Parry, D (PI), EFB; Collaborative Research: Linking Thermal Tolerance to Invasion Dynamics: Climate and Physiological Capacity as Regulators of Geographical Spread; National Science Foundation; $ 32,500

Stella, JC (PI), FNRM; Linking Basin-Scale, Stand-Level, and Individual Tree Water Stress Indicators for Groundwater-Dependent Riparian Forests in Multiple-Use River Basins; National Science Foundation; $ 449,982

Stella, JC (PI), FNRM; Collaborative Research: Impacts of Dynamic, Climate-Driven Water Availability on Tree Water use and Health Mediterranean Riparian Forests; National Science Foundation; $ 53,787

 

September

Auwaerter, J (PI), LA; Assist with Ongoing Cultural Landscape Planning at Harriet Tubman National Historical Park; National Park Service; $ 87,000

Auwaerter, J (PI), LA and Curry, GW (Co-PI), LA; Provide Cultural Landscape Inventory and Preservation Technical Assistance to NPS Northeast Regional Parks; National Park Service; $ 93,000

Evans, DJ (PI), NHP and Howard, TG (Co-PI), NHP; Creating a New Land Cover Classification for the Albany Pine Bush; Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission; $ 32,294

Gibbs, J (PI), EFB; Assessment of Natural Resource Conditions for Martin van Buren National Historic Site; National Park Service; $ 50,011

Houseal, BL (PI), AEC; United States Man and the Biosphere Program (MAB) Assistance; National Park Service; $ 30,444

Newman, DH (PI), FNRM; Interns for NRCS-NY to Accomplish CTA Planning Work; USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service; $ 50,000

Stehman, SV (PI); FNRM; Sampling Strategies for Accuracy Assessment and Area Estimation for Use in Annual Remote-Sensing; US Geological Survey; $ 39,937

 

October

Dibble, TS (PI), CHE; Enabling Advanced Compression Ignition Engines Through Modeling of Biodiesel-Gasoline Combustion Chemistry; Syracuse University; $ 6,826

Frair, J (PI), EFB; Amur Tiger and Amur Leopard Conservation; Wildlife Conservation Society; $18,000

Schlesinger, MD (PI), NHP and Evans, DJ (CoPI), NHP; Maintaining the Accuracy of Biodiversity Information for Conservation; Sarah K deCoizart Perpetual Charitable Trust; $ 100,000 Total

Whipps, CM (PI), EFB; Control and Impacts of Disease of Zebrafish in Research Facilities; Oregon State University; $ 346,336 Total

 

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December