Introduction to Lakes Online is a six-week online course specially designed for lake users, lakefront property owners and lake managers interested in learning about inland lakes. From the comfort of home or office, participants have 24/7 access to six online units complete with closed-captioned video lectures, interactive activities, additional resources, discussion forums, quizzes and live chat sessions with classmates and MSU Extension experts. The course is typically offered in January.
September 8, 2021 – November 10, 2021 Virtual
This program is designed for those interested in science-based ecosystem management principles & sharing this knowledge with others.
October 19, 2021 7:00PM – 8:30PM 3700 E. Gull Lake Drive, Hickory Corners, MI 49060
The next W.K. Kellogg Biological Station Dessert with Discussion talk is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, in the KBS Academic Building auditorium.
Published on November 9, 2017
We use species distribution models to predict changes in the geographic range of the deep-sea Antarctic shrimp Nematocarcinus lanceopes under changing climatic conditions from the Last Glacial Maximum to the present and to the year 2100.
Published on January 1, 2001
This paper discusses an urgent need to integrate ecology with human demography, behavior, and socioeconomics in order to understand and manage ecological patterns and processes.
Spatiotemporal patterns of non-genetically modified crops in the era of expansion of genetically modified food
Published on September 23, 2015
Despite heated debates over the safety of genetically modified (GM) food, GM crops have been expanding rapidly.
Published on May 5, 2021
Georgios Arseniou, Ph.D. candidate, focuses on understanding the structure and function of urban forests which provide various socioeconomic and ecological services to human societies.
The wisdom of crowds: What researchers can learn from local communities of natural resources stakeholders
Published on June 30, 2020
Can natural resource stakeholders accurately estimate fish populations and human pressures on the environment?
Published on November 24, 2020
Landis was nominated for distinguished contributions to the field of ecology, particularly for uncovering the role of landscape structure in regulating insect biodiversity and ecosystem services.
Published on September 2, 2020
Leo Pham brings together the fields of ecology and hydrology.
Published on November 30, 2020
A bioblitz pairs community members with researchers in an effort to identify as many species as possible at a given location during a specific timeframe. During the pandemic, researchers have had to adapt the event structure.
Published on November 14, 2019
Fredric Janzen has been named director at the Michigan State University Kellogg Biological Station, effective June 1, 2020.
Published on January 16, 2020
Department of Community Sustainability researchers have demonstrated that fisheries stakeholders can accurately predict how pike interact with humans and other wildlife species in freshwater lakes.