When too much water hinders water research

In the second of a series, Freshwater@UW Summer Research Opportunities Program student, Jessica Alcorn, shares her research experience from this summer and provides a lesson in overcoming adversity.

Lake Superior Day 2023

Lake Superior Day is happening again on Sunday, July 16 at Barker’s Island in Superior. Come join this celebration of the Greatest Great Lake!

Where to find birds in the St. Louis River Estuary

The final talk of the 2022-23 River Talk season took place in early May. Steve Kolbe, an avian ecologist with the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Natural Resources Research Institute, gave a presentation about where to find birds in the St. Louis River Estuary

A Wisconsin Idea Adventure: Part 2

In a continuation of her Wisconsin tour, science communicator Marie visits the Green Bay Packaging Co. and the Menominee Reservation.

A Wisconsin Idea Adventure: Part 1

Our Minnesota-born science communicator, Marie, finds herself on a bus traveling around the state of Wisconsin to learn more about its culture. This included a tour of Ho-Chunk sites on the UW-Madison campus.