All times PST.
Program subject to change.
Updated 13 June 2024

Posters will be available for viewing from Wednesday through Friday and the poster session will be on Wednesday, November 6 – 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Internal Phosphorus Loading and Seasonal Patterns Within the Lake Kanasatka Watershed: Before and After Aluminum Sulfate Treatment

Georgia Bunnell and Amanda McQuaid
University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire

A Sediment Record of Watershed Pollution From Oil Refineries and Agriculture in Dickinson County, Texas

Robynne Pennell and Victoria Chraibi
Department of Biological Sciences, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas

Partitioning Methane Flux Pathways From Reservoirs in Mediterranean Climates

Corrin Clemons1, Ruth Thirkill1, Alexander Forrest2, and Holly Oldroyd2
1University of California, Davis, Civil & Environmental Engineering Dept., Davis, California; 2University of California, Davis, Civil & Environmental Engineering Dept., Tahoe Environmental Research Center, Davis, California

Characterizing Changes in Water Quality and Fish Communities in Two Connected, Adirondack Lakes

Elijah Creedon and Daniel Stich
SUNY Oneonta Biology Department, Oneonta, New York

From Ponds to Produce: Exploring the Effects of Toxic Cyanobacteria in Green Manure Microbiomes

Alyssa Daigle, Amanda McQuaid, and Anna O’Brien
University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire

Using Volunteer Collected Data to Identify Areas of Chloride Pollution in Reston, Virginia

Calvin Dickens and Ben Rhoades
Reston Association, Reston, Virginia

Examining the Predictive Potential of In Situ Algal Pigments in Forecasting Algal Blooms at a South-Central Indiana Reservoir

Megan Gokey, Ally Collins, Cari Metz, and Sarah Powers
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

A Song of SCUBA and ROV: An Adaptive Approach to Monitoring Lakes and Reservoirs Under Changing Climates

Kenneth Hwang and Matthew Williams
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, La Verne, California

Post-East Troublesome Fire Water Quality

Anna Hermes, Juan Perez-Gutierrez, Becca Jonswold, and Meggi Varnai
Northern Water, Berthoud, Colorado

Assessing Dissolved Organic Content in Adirondack State Park Lakes: Leveraging Satellite Observations and Machine Learning for Regional Analysis

Aisha Malik1, Fahmeda Khanom2, and Marzi Azarderakhsh2
1CUNY Hunter College, New York City, New York; 2CUNY New York City College of Technology, New York City, New York

Comparative Study of Heat Exchange Options and Turbulence Closures in Modeling Lake Mendota’s Thermal Behavior

Nguyen T K Linh1, Mehrzad Shahidzadehasadi2, Thomas J Mathis2, Tran Duc Kien1, Bui Minh Hoa1, Wei-Cheng Wu2, and Paul M Craig2
1DSI, LLC, Hanoi, Vietnam; 2DSI, LLC, Edmonds, Washington

Pondering a Pond: Analyzing a Year-Long Study of Upper Rhoda Pond Management Plan

Claire McMahon and Kiyoko Yokota
SUNY Oneonta, Oneonta, New York

Harmful Algal Bloom Investigation and Monitoring Across Three Differently Managed Waterbodies in California

Sabrina Rice1, Eli Balderas1, Carly Nilson1, and Marisa Van-Dyke2
1Lahontan Water Board, South Lake Tahoe, California; 2Lahontan Water Board, Sacramento, California

The Importance of Restoring Fringing Wetlands and Limnetic Color as a Potential Management Strategy for Florida Lakes

Melanie A. Riedinger-Whitmore, Thomas J. Whitmore, and Cody M. Letts
Department of Integrative Biology, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, Florida

Evaluating Herbicide Performance on Water Hyacinth (Eichornia Crassipes) Using Visual Control and Unoccupied Aerial Systems

Amber Riner1, Jonathan Glueckert1, Corrinna Villequez1, Mike Durham1, James Leary1, Amr Abd-Elrahman2, Benjamin Sperry1, and Gregory MacDonald1
1Center for Aquatic and Invasive Plants, UF IFAS, Gainesville, Florida; 2School of Fisheries and Geomatics Sciences, UF IFAS, Wimuama, Florida

Ecological Characterization of Diatoms in Florida Lakes for Bioassessment and Historical Applications

Isabelle G. Rytlewski1, Thomas J. Whitmore1, Francesca M. Lauterman2, and Melanie A. Riedinger-Whitmore1
1Department of Integrative Biology, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, Florida; 2Black & Veatch, Tampa, Florida

Integrating Multi-source Spatial, and Temporal Data for the Calibration and Sensitivity Analysis of a Water Quality Model in Lake Mendota

Mehrzad Shahidzadehasadi1, Thomas J Mathis1, Nguyen T K Linh2, Bui Minh Hoa2, Wei-Cheng Wu1, Tran Duc Kien2, and Paul M Craig1
1DSI, LLC, Edmonds, Washington; 2DSI, LLC, Hanoi, Vietnam

A Multimethod Approach for Monitoring Terrestrial Inputs in Lake Surface Waters

Quin Shingai1, Elizabeth Berendsen1, Tehya Kloster2, Mingi Jeong1, Alberto Quattrini Li1, Jessica Trout-Haney1, and Kathryn Cottingham1
1Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire; 2Cayuga County Soil and Water Conservation District, Auburn, New York

Hidden Neurotoxins in Maryland Lakes

Catherine Wazniak1, Amy Hamilton1, and Greg Boyer2
1Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Annapolis, Maryland; 2SUNY-ESF, Syracuse, New York