Welcoming Jingting!

We’d like to welcome our new intern, Jingting, who is here for the summer studying angler behavior! She is a part of the college of ACES’ international program, ISIP, which gives international students the opportunity to do research and explore the graduate programs here at the university. We’re very excited to have her join our […]

Fishing Trip!

Our chartered Lake Michigan fishing trip in June was such a success- lots of great catches and memories to go around! We were able to speak to local fishery experts to help aid our research and gain a better understanding of fishery management. It was definitely a memorable experience and a great kick-off for the […]

ISSRM 2018

This summer, our AIS team was thrilled to be a part of the 2018 ISSRM (International Symposium on Society and Resource Management) in Salt Lake City, Utah! Two of our researchers, Elizabeth Golebie and Max Eriksson, gave fantastic presentations regarding our AIS research. Overall, it was a great experience to collaborate and hear from so […]

Dr. Stedman’s visit to UIUC

Last week, Dr. Rich Stedman flew from Ithaca to Champaign to visit the UIUC campus. In addition to finally meeting some research team members in person, he presented Aquatic Invasive Species and Social-Ecological Systems: A Great (Lakes) Program of Research at the NRES Departmental Seminar. His discussion of the potential economic impacts of changing environmental conditions in […]