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UWM grant supports a new way to monitor Great Lakes invasives

MILWAUKEE—Keeping count of the number and kinds of invasive species deposited in the Great Lakes by ships coming from other bodies of water amounts to a statistical nightmare, says J. Rudi Strickler, UWM Shaw Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences. These aquatic organisms, which range from fish and mussels to tiny water fleas, are introduced by […]

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Don Behm (left) interviews Rudi Strickler, Shaw Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences, about his grant from the EPA’s Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. (Photo by Kristen Scheuing)

EPA grant supports UWM effort to monitor Great Lakes invasives

Rudy Strickler will work to find a more efficient method of monitoring incoming invasive species.