Recent Merritt Lab Alumni

Ryan Kimbirauskas 2004 M.S. ( kimbira1@msu.edu )
Title: Macroinvertebrate community response to riparian red alder within headwater streams of second-growth forests in southeast Alaska.

JoAnna Lessard 2004 Ph.D. ( jlessard@garciaandassociates.com )
Title: Influence of marine-derived nutrients from spawning salmon on aquatic insect communities in South-East Alaskan streams.

Kelly Wessell , MS 1999, Ph.D., 2004 ( wesselk@tc3.edu )
Title: Biological evaluation of non-wadeable rivers in Michigan.

Christian Lesage 2003 M.S. ( LESAGEC@michigan.gov )
Title: Headwater riparian invertebrate community changes in response to red alder stand composition in Southeastern Alaska.

Kristy Zurawski 2008 M.S. (kzurawsk@purdue.edu)
An Examination of Nocturnal Blow Fly (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Oviposition on Pig Carcasses in Mid-Michigan

Jaree Johnson 2008 M.S. (jaree_johnson@yahoo.com)
Diversity and community structure of invertebrates inhabiting catch basins in mid-Michigan