Fall 2021 eNewsletter

Recent Articles

Journal Articles:

Alsip, P.J., H. Zhang, M.D. Rowe, E. Rutherford, D.M. Mason, C. Riseng and Z. Su. 2020. Modeling the interactive effects of nutrient loads, meteorology, and invasive mussels on suitable habitat for Bighead and Silver Carp in Lake Michigan. Biological Invasions. (DOI:10.1007/s10530-020-02296-4).

Anderson, H.S., T.H. Johengen, C.M. Godwin, H. Purcell, P.J. Alsip, S.A. Ruberg, and L.A. Mason. 2021. Continuous In Situ Nutrient Analyzers Pinpoint the Onset and Rate of Internal P Loading under Anoxia in Lake Erie’s Central Basin. Environmental Science & Technology: Water. (DOI:10.1021/acsestwater.0c00138).

Bai, P., J. Wang; P. Chu, N. Hawley, A. Fujisaki-Manome, J. Kessler, B.M. Lofgren, D. Beletsky, E.J. Anderson and Y. Li. 2020. Modeling the ice-attenuated waves in the Great Lakes. Ocean Dynamics. (DOI:10.1007/s10236-020-01379-z).

Biddanda, B., A. Weinke, I. Stone, S. Kendall, P. Hartmeyer, W. Lusardi, S. Gandulla, J. Bright and S. Ruberg. 2021. Extant Earthly Microbial Mats and Microbialites as Models for Exploration of Life in Extraterrestrial Mat Worlds. Life. (DOI:3390/life11090883).

Cai, Q., D. Beletsky, J. Wang and R. Lei. 2021. Interannual and Decadal Variability of Arctic Summer Sea Ice Associated with Atmospheric Teleconnection Patterns During 1850-2017. Journal of Climate. (DOI:1175/JCLI-D-20-0330.1).

Cai, Q., J. Wang, D. Beletsky, J. Overland, M. Ikeda, and L. Wan. 2021. Accelerated decline of summer Arctic sea ice during 1850–2017 and the amplified Arctic warming during the recent decades. Environmental Research Letters. (DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/abdb5f).

Den Uyl. P.A., S.B. Harrison, C.M. Godwin, M.D. Rowe, J.R. Strickler and H.A.Vanderploeg. 2021. Comparative Analysis of Microcystis Buoyancy in Western Lake Erie and Saginaw Bay of Lake Huron. Harmful Algae. (DOI:1016/j.hal.2021.102102).

Dick, G.J., M.B. Duhaime, J.T. Evans, R.M. Errera, C.M. Godwin, J.J. Kharbush, H.S. Nitschky, M.A. Powers, H.A. Vanderploeg, K.C. Schmidt, D.J. Smith, C.E. Yancey, C.C. Zwiers and V.J. Denef. 2021. The genetic and ecophysiological diversity of Microcystis. Environmental Microbiology. (DOI:1111/1462-2920.15615).

Do, H.X., J.P. Smith, L.M. Fry and A.D. Gronewold. 2020. Seventy-year long record of monthly water balance estimates for Earth’s largest lake system. Scientific Data. (DOI:s41597-020-00613-z).

Fraker, M.E., A. Shrestha, L. Marshall, L. Mason and R. Miller. 2021. Seasonal variation in light penetration and subsurface chlorophyll-a in southern Lake Michigan observed by a glider. Journal of Great Lakes Research. (DOI:1016/j.jglr.2021.04.007).

Fujisaki-Manome, A., E.J. Anderson, J.A. Kessler, P.Y. Chu, Wang and A.D. Gronewold. 2020. Simulating Impacts of Precipitation on Ice Cover and Surface Water Temperature Across Large Lakes. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. (DOI:10.1029/2019JC015950).

Fujisaki-Manome, A., G.E. Mann, E.J. Anderson, P.Y. Chu, L.E. Fitzpatrick., S.G. Benjamin, E.P. James, T.G. Smirnova, C.R. Alexander and D.M. Wright. 2020. Improvements to lake-effect snow forecasts using a one-way air-lake model coupling approach. Journal of Hydrometeorology. (DOI:10.1175/JHM-D-20-0079.1).

Godwin, C.M., J.R. Zehnpfennig and D.R. Learman. 2020. Biotic and Abiotic Mechanisms of Manganese (II) Oxidation in Lake Erie. Frontiers in Environmental Science. (DOI:10.3389/fenvs.2020.00057).

Gronewold, A.D., J.P. Smith, L.K. Read and J.L. Crooks. 2020. Reconciling the Water Balance of Large Lake Systems. Advances in Water Resources. (DOI:1016/j.advwatres.2020.103505).

Guo, T., V. Campbell-Arvai, and B.J. Cardinale. 2021. Why does the public support or oppose agricultural nutrient runoff regulations? The effects of political orientation, environmental worldview, and policy specific beliefs. Journal of Environmental Management. (DOI:10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.111708).

Guo, T., R.C. Graydon, R.S. Bejankiwar. 2020. Informing Public Engagement Strategies to Motivate the Public to Protect the Great Lakes: Lessons learned from the 2018 Great Lakes Basin Binational Poll. Environmental Management. (DOI:10.1007/s00267-020-01364-8).

Hu, H., A.J. van der Westhuysen, P. Chu and A. Fujisaki-Manome. 2021. Predicting Lake Erie wave heights and periods using XGBoost and LSTM. Ocean Modeling. (DOI:1016/j.ocemod.2021.101832).

Li, Y., D. Beletsky, J. Wang, J. Austin, J. Kessler, A. Fujisaki-Manome and P. Bai. 2021. Modeling a large coastal upwelling event in Lake Superior. JGR Oceans. (DOI:1029/2020JC016512).

Liu, Q., M.D Rowe, E.J. Anderson, C.A. Stow, R.P. Stumpf and T.H. Johengen. 2020. Probabilistic forecast of microcystin toxin using satellite remote sensing, in situ observations and numerical modeling. Environmental Modelling and Software. (DOI:10.1016/j.envsoft.2020.104705).

Marshall, Nathaniel T., H.A. Vanderploeg, and S.R. Chaganti. 2021. Environmental (e)RNA advances the reliability of eDNA by predicting its age. Scientific Reports. (DOI: 1038/s41598-021-82205-4).

Ozersky, T., A.J. Bramburger, A.K. Elgin, H.A. Vanderploeg, J. Wang, J.A. Austin, H.J. Carrick, L. Chavarie, D.C. Depew, A.T. Fisk, S.E. Hampton, E.K. Hinchey, R.L. North, M.G. Wells, M.A. Xenopoulos, M.L. Coleman, M.B. Duhaime, A. Fujisaki-Manome, R.M. McKay, G.A. Meadows, M.D. Rowe, S. Sharma, M.R. Twiss and A. Zastepa. 2021. The changing face of winter: lessons and questions from the Laurentian Great Lakes. JGR Biogeosciences. (DOI:1029/2021JG006247).

Qian, S.S., C.A. Stow, F.E. Rowland, Q. Liu, M.D. Rowe, E.J. Anderson, R.P. Stumpf and T.H. Johengen. 2021. Chlorophyll a as an Indicator of Microcystin: Short-Term Forecasting and Risk Assessment in Lake Erie. Ecological Indicators. (DOI:1016/j.ecolind.2021.108055).

Robinson, K.F., P.J. Alsip, A.R. Drake, Y.C. Kao, M.A. Koops, D.M. Mason, E.S. Rutherford, H. Zhang. 2021. Reviewing uncertainty in bioenergetics and food web models to project invasion impacts: Four major Chinese carps in the Great Lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research. (DOI:10.1016/j.jglr.2020.11.003).

Rowland, F.E., C.A. Stow, L.T. Johnson, and R.M. Hirsch. 2021. Lake Erie tributary nutrient trend evaluation: Normalizing concentrations and loads to reduce flow variability. Ecological Indicators. (DOI:10.1016/j.ecolind.2021.107601).

Stone, J.P., K.L. Pangle, S.A. Pothoven, H.A. Vanderploeg, S.B. Brandt, T.O. Hook, T.H. Johengen and S.A. Ludsin. 2020. Hypoxia’s impact on pelagic fish populations in Lake Erie: A tale of two planktivores. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. (DOI:10.1139/cjfas-2019-0265).

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