Student Showcase of Excellence

May 21st, 2014 by June

Each spring, Plymouth State University hosts a Student Showcase of Excellence. This event features student research projects from a variety of disciplines from science to the arts to the humanities.

The following MS students in Environmental Science and Policy participated in the 2014 Student Showcase of Excellence:

  • Jamie Sydoriak – Conserving Grassland Bird Habitat on Private Land in the Upper Valley, Other Collaborators: Rosalind Renfrew, Pamela Hunt, Shannon Rogers, Len Reitsma, Faculty Sponsor: Len Reitsma
  • Micah Hall – A Visual Approach to Generating Normative Standards of Quality for Two Squam Lake, New Hampshire Hiking Trails, Faculty Sponsor: Benoni Amsden
  • Jonathon Loos – Flood Insurance Rates and Mitigation ecosystem Services in the Upper Valley of the Connecticut River, Faculty Sponsor: Shannon Rogers
  • Jessica Wilhelm – Meat Production, Processing and Market Demand in New Hampshire, Other Researchers: Rachelle Lyons & Taylor Dillingham, Faculty Sponsor: Benoni Amsden
  • Melissa L. Leszek – Using Community Based Social Marketing to Encourage Lead-Free Fishing Practices in New Hampshire Lakes and Rivers, Faculty Sponsor: Brian W. Eisenhauer
  • Melanie Perello – Determining relationships between past and current climate and water quality conditions in Ossipee Lake and Squam Lake, N.H. to establish lake functioning baselines and improve monitoring strategies, Faculty Sponsor: Lisa Doner
  • Nadine Orejola – Characterizing Iceland Lake Sediments: Identification of Storm Surge And  Flooding Events In A Climate Sensitive Northern Latitude Lake,  Other Collaborators: Lisa Doner, Brad Hubeny, Faculty Sponsor: Lisa Doner
  • Chelsea Berg – Evaluating the Ecosystem Service of Nutrient Removal in a Coastal Watershed: A Case Study of New Hampshire’s Great Bay, Faculty Sponsor: Shannon Rogers
  • Jessica Wilhelm – A Spatial Analysis of the Impacts of Road Salt on Trace Metal Concentrations in New Hampshire Rivers, Faculty Sponsors: Mark Green, Kathleen Bush
  • Jennifer Bell – Embryophyte Community Structure And Water Chemistry Relationships Across A Condition Gradient In Red Maple – Sphagnum Basin Swamps: A Working Proposal, Faculty Sponsor: Joe Boyer
  • Benjamin Bolaski – Linkages between the North Atlantic Oscillation and watershed response from northwest Iceland lake sediments, Student Researchers & Other Collaborators: Lisa A Doner, Isla S Casteneda, Bradford Hubeny, Nadine Orejola; Faculty Sponsor: Lisa Doner

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January 9th, 2013 by Michael

Center for the Environment

Plymouth State University
Russell House
MSC #63, 17 High Street
Plymouth, NH 03264
psu-cfe@plymouth.edu

phone (603) 535-3179
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