2015 Clean Lakes Classic 5K


2015 Jody Connor Student Award Winners

Presentation Awards 1st place (Presentation): Trea LaCroix High Resolution Spatial and Temporal Data to Understand Nutrient Concentrations and Loads That Influence Algal Blooms in a Small Lake: How Much Data Do We Need? Honorable mention (Presentation): Nicole Alfafara Alternative States of Cyanobacteria Dominance Poster Awards 1st place (Poster): Maxine Verteramo Three Lakes, One Management Plan Honorable mention (Poster):Megan Prescott Exploring Thermal Stratification and Mixing of Lake Nipissing Embayments: An Analysis of High Frequency Buoy Data

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In Memoriam – Jim Flynn

Longtime NALMS member and supporter, Jim Flynn, passed away on March 18 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. It is not possible to overstate the contributions that Jim has made to NALMS over the years. A member of NALMS from early in its history, Jim and his employer, Hydrolab Inc., were perennial sponsors of NALMS’ annual symposium and the Student Paper Award. Jim was instrumental in the success of the annual symposia, particularly in the early years of the Society. He organized the exhibits as the chair of the Industrial Relations Committee for many ...

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2014 Jody Connor Student Award Winners

Presentation Awards 1st place (Presentation): Andrew Child Paleolimnological Assessment of Atmospheric Heavy Metal Deposition in Eastern Washington Lakes: Phase 1 - Chemical Analyses of Sediment Cores Honorable mention (Presentation): Lindsey Yasarer Estimating Methane and Carbon Dioxide Emissions from the Three Gorges Reservoir, China Poster Awards 1st place (Poster): Jonnel Deacon Determining Bioavailable Phosphorus in Lake Whatcom (Washington) Stormwater Using Dual Culture Diffusion Apparatus Bioassays Honorable mention (Poster): Amir Sadeghian Lake Diefenbaker ...

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In Memoriam – Lowell Klessig

  NALMS and lake management lost an important voice and cherished friend with the death of Lowell Klessig on August 8, 2014, following a courageous battle with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease. He died at his beloved New Hopestead Farm in the Town of New Hope, Wisconsin surrounded by family. Lowell’s doctoral dissertation served as the foundation for Wisconsin’s Inland Lake Management Law. He had a long career with the University of Wisconsin-Extension as a Lake District Specialist. He crisscrossed the state to help lake property owners and county boards develop ...

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2013 Jody Connor Student Award Winners

Presentation Award Megan Skinner Feeding Ecology of a Mixed Cold- and Warm-Water Fish Community Following Hypolimnetic Oxygenation in Mesotrophic Twin Lakes, WA Poster Award Jacob Shiba Sediment Properties Affecting Methane Storage and Ebullition in Southern California Lakes

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How to Get Media Coverage for Your Lake Event

Are you planning a local lake event? Have you successfully petitioned your state's Governor to sign a Lakes Appreciation Month proclamation? Are you looking to get the good word of lake management out in general? Here are a few ideas that may help steps: Develop your contact list Get in touch with your local media outlets and identify contacts and their phone, fax numbers and e-mail addresses. Local media include daily and weekly newspapers, cable television stations, local TV and radio stations, and college media stations. To get the right contact, ask who would be ...

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2012 Jody Connor Student Award Winners

Presentation Award Ellen Preece Detection and Quantification of the Cyanotoxin, Microcystin, in Fish Muscle Tissues Poster Award Laura Sefton Rapid Response to Control Myriophyllum spicatum in Blackhawk Lake, Wisconsin

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2011 Jody Connor Student Award Winners

Presentation Award Lindsey Wilson Remediation of Eutrophic Lakes: Is Iron Treatment Safe for Aquatic Invertebrates? Poster Award Katie Royer The Role of Insects in the Nutrient Budget of Spirit Lake, Mount Saint Helens, Washington

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2010 Student Award Winners

Presentation Award Bo Li The Impact of Alum Based Advanced Nutrient Removal Processes on Phosphorus Bioavailability Poster Award Dana Bigham Integrating Major Factors Influencing Nutrient Concentrations to Set Nutrient Standards in Florida Lakes

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