EPA Fellow’s world travels lead to DuluthPrarthana Shankar is the latest EPA Fellow. She's working to understand the risks that per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances pose to freshwater fish and ecosystems.
Nontraditional student is latest EPA fellowAt an age when most people are comfortably ensconced in their careers, Mayasich enrolled in the University of Minnesota Duluth to earn her Ph.D. Her work paid off and now she is one of the latest fellows in a partnership between the Environmental Protection Agency’s Great Lakes Toxicology and Ecology Division in Duluth, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and its Aquatic Sciences Center.
Sea Grant hires new emerging contaminants staff scientistTo address contaminants of emerging concern that pose threats to Great Lakes ecosystems and public health in Wisconsin, Sea Grant created an emerging contaminants scientist position. After a nationwide search, Gavin Dehnert was hired.
Wisconsin Sea Grant and Covid-19While COVID-19 has disrupted our face-to-face operations, Sea Grant staff are working remotely and remain ready to serve the public through email and the phone.