Title Funding Amount Institution Principal Investigator Research Year
A paradigm shift: re-evaluating Phragmites and Phragmites management in terms of coastal resilience $126,500 Bryn Mawr College Thomas Mozdzer (tmozdzer@brynmawr.edu) 2020
Quantifying the Roles of Changing Watershed Conditions and Biotic Interactions in Structuring Pennsylvania Stream Fish Communities $100,000 Penn State University Ty Wagner (txw19@psu.edu) 2020
Diet composition of invasive Flathead Catfish in the Susquehanna River Basin: quantifying impacts on native and migratory fishes and recreational fisheries $105,461 Penn State Hazleton Megan Schall (mvk10@psu.edu) 2020
Evaluating the effects of the recently discovered non-native, parasitic copepods Salmincola edwardsii and S. californiensis on Brook Trout and Rainbow Trout, respectively in Pennsylvania inland streams and Lake Erie tributaries $106,500 Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Jason Detar (jdetar@pa.gov) 2020
Quantifying Urban Litter Contribution to Plastic Pollution and Assessing Best Mitigation Practices $123,566 Gannon University; Penn State Behrend Varun Kasaraneni (kasarane001@gannon.edu); Sam Mason (sam7201@psu.edu) 2020
Stormwater nitrogen management – evaluating the intersection between stormwater management practice (SMP) design, nitrogen speciation, and performance $126,500 Temple University Erica McKenize (erica.mckenzie@temple.edu) 2020
Evaluating the comprehensive impacts of urbanization and restoration on stream processes $126,193 Villanova University Virginia Smith (virginia.smith@villanova.edu) 2020

Main Office: Tom Ridge Environmental Center 301 Peninsula Dr., Suite 3 Erie, PA 16505 814-217-9011