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Turning over a new LEEF

The Environmental Change Initiative at the University of Notre Dame and the St. Joseph County Parks Department is launching a new partnership to build a cutting-edge environmental research and education facility. The new facility will be called the Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND LEEF) at St. Patrick's County...

Turning over a new LEEF

The Environmental Change Initiative at the University of Notre Dame and the St. Joseph County Parks Department is launching a new partnership to build a cutting-edge environmental research and education facility. The new facility will be called the Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND LEEF) at St. Patrick's County...

Research shows invasive species cost the Great Lakes millions

A new paper by researchers from the University of Notre Dame, the University of Wyoming and the Technical University of Delft in the Netherlands assigns a dollar figure on the cost to the Great Lakes from invasive species that originate in the ballast water of ocean-going vessels. David M. Lodge...

Research shows invasive species cost the Great Lakes millions

A new paper by researchers from the University of Notre Dame, the University of Wyoming and the Technical University of Delft in the Netherlands assigns a dollar figure on the cost to the Great Lakes from invasive species that originate in the ballast water of ocean-going vessels. David M. Lodge...

Turning Point: Jessica Hellmann

Conservation biologist Jessica Hellman studies the effects of climate change at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. She was inspired by her one-year fellowship from the Aldo Leopold Leadership Program in Stanford, California to do something that few scientific laboratories do — create a mission and vision statement for...

Turning Point: Jessica Hellmann

Conservation biologist Jessica Hellman studies the effects of climate change at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. She was inspired by her one-year fellowship from the Aldo Leopold Leadership Program in Stanford, California to do something that few scientific laboratories do — create a mission and vision statement for...

Outdoor Elements: Measuring Streams (VIDEO)

Notre Dame Biology Professor Gary Lamberti and ND-LEEF Assistant Director Brett Peters join St. Joseph County Parks Director, Evie Kirkwood, as she hosts the PBS show Outdoor Elements. In this segment, Evie joins the two aquatic biologists to learn both low and high tech ways to measure stream velocity.

Outdoor Elements: Measuring Streams (VIDEO)

Notre Dame Biology Professor Gary Lamberti and ND-LEEF Assistant Director Brett Peters join St. Joseph County Parks Director, Evie Kirkwood, as she hosts the PBS show Outdoor Elements. In this segment, Evie joins the two aquatic biologists to learn both low and high tech ways to measure stream velocity.

David Lodge attends White House Great Lakes event

David Lodge, Ludmilla F. and Stephen J. Galla Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame and a world-renowned expert on invasive species, was invited to attend a White House Community Leaders Briefing on the Great Lakes Region that took place today (Feb. 29) in the Eisenhower Executive...

David Lodge attends White House Great Lakes event

David Lodge, Ludmilla F. and Stephen J. Galla Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame and a world-renowned expert on invasive species, was invited to attend a White House Community Leaders Briefing on the Great Lakes Region that took place today (Feb. 29) in the Eisenhower Executive...

Notre Dame biologists tackling big questions in evolution

University of Notre Dame researchers Scott Egan, Jeff Feder and Jason McLachlan, have teamed up with researchers from the University of Iowa and Cornell University on a collaborative grant from the National Science Foudnation. With the $1.1 million grant, the team hopes to answer one fundamental question: As a new...

Notre Dame biologists tackling big questions in evolution

University of Notre Dame researchers Scott Egan, Jeff Feder and Jason McLachlan, have teamed up with researchers from the University of Iowa and Cornell University on a collaborative grant from the National Science Foudnation. With the $1.1 million grant, the team hopes to answer one fundamental question: As a new...