Ashley Burtner

Research Lab Specialist Assoc

4840 South State Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48108-9719


Ashley has been a researcher for CIGLR since 2010. Her research is currently focused on monitoring harmful algal blooms in Lake Erie and Saginaw Bay but she provides field, lab, and data support for a variety of projects as needed.

  • M.Sc. 2009, Natural Resources and Environment (Aquatic Sciences), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • B.Sc. 2006, Environmental Science, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
Research Interest/Area of Expertise:
  • Nutrient Cycling
  • Lower Food-web Dynamics
  • Water Chemistry, Monitoring, Watersheds
  • Land/water Linkages