Biology

2020 Symposia Resources

Educational presentations and resources from the 2020 Lake Symposium

Presentations & Powerpoints


PresentationsDescription
Using Data to Assess our Lakes – October 26, 2020
A presentation by Edward Machowski of CT DEEP, exploring topics such as Lake Habitat Sustainability and Ecosystem Balance in CT Lake Management

Supporting Materials:
Resources for the Risk Assesment
Triploid Grass Carp Assesment Tool
Risk Assesment Tool Calculator

Student Contributions & Projects


PresentationsDescription
PRESENCE Software Training Session- December 18, 2020
Kendall O’Connor on the software program PRESENCE and Occupancy modeling in ecological studies.

Honorable Mentions Timeline


Nov. 30 Fall 2020 Regional Lake Communities Symposium: “Best Practices for managing Aquatic plants and HABs; Biological, Chemical, Mechanical success stories”

Dec. 7 2020: Restoring the Norwalk River: Introduction of native hornleaf riverweed. Presented by MS Biology candidate, Kelly Nealon.