Nebraska Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit



Date of this Version



Published by Nebraska Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 103 Miller Hall, Lincoln NE 68583-0711


Faces – New and Old (Cassie Manhart; Peter Spirk; Nate Gosch; Beth Forbus)

Changes (Dustin Martin; Chris Lewis; Thad Miller; Justin Williams)

New Federal Staff (Dr. Joseph (TJ) Fontaine)


New Research

Angler Behavior in Response to Management

Actions on Nebraska Reservoirs

Missouri River Mitigation: Implementation of

Amphibian Monitoring and Adaptive

Management for Wetland Restoration Evaluation

Current Research

Assessing the Relationship between Stable

Isotopes and Grassland Bird Productivity on

Great Plains National Park Service Properties

Cross-Scale Structure in Ecosystems

Diversity and Ecological Functions



Awards & Recognitions

UCARE Project

Graduate Student News (Aaron Alai; Aaron Lotz; Ryan Lueckenhoff; Annabel Major; Cassie Manhart; Dustin Martin; Thaddeus (Thad) Miller; Kristine Nemec; Sarah Rehme; Lindsey Reinarz; Lindsey Richters; Chad Smith; Peter Spirk; Amy Willaims; Justin Williams; Sam Wilson)

Research Cont'd

Geographic Trends in Contamination of

Nebraska’s Surface Waters as Indexed by Sex Steroids of Common Carp

Latitudinal Influence on Age Estimates of


Monitoring, Mapping and Risk Assessment for

Non-Indigenous Invasive Species in Nebraska

(Nebraska Invasive Species Project)

Population Assessment of Channel Catfish in


Recruitment of Walleye and White Bass in

Nebraska’s Southwest Irrigation Reservoirs

River Otter Home Range and Habitats

Southeast Prairies BUL and Sandstone Prairies

BUL Research

Spatial Risk Assessment of Invasive Species

Impacts on Native Species in Nebraska

Understanding Invasions and Extinctions