Tag: Fox River Watershed Symposium

High schools to share research at Tuesday’s watershed symposium

Nearly 100 students and teachers from participating Northeastern Wisconsin high schools will spend the day on the UW-Green Bay campus Tuesday (April 14) for the 12th annual Student Watershed Symposium. The symposium brings together the high schoolers and UW-Green Bay faculty researchers who partner on monitoring the health of the Fox River basin through the […]

UW-Green Bay grad students will describe Cat Island research


The keynote presentation at Tuesday’s watershed symposium will take place from 9:15 to 10 a.m. in the Union’s Phoenix Room. Chelsea Gunther, Jesse Weinzinger and Tom Prestby — graduate students in Environmental Science and Policy — will describe their research work involving the restoration of the Cat Island Chain in the lower bay. Following completion […]

Students to share research April 14 at annual Fox River Watershed symposium

Nearly one hundred students and teachers from participating Northeastern Wisconsin high schools will spend the day on the UW-Green Bay campus Tuesday, April 14, for the 12th annual Student Watershed Symposium. The symposium brings together the high schoolers and UW-Green Bay faculty researchers who partner on monitoring the health of the Fox River basin through […]

Go Green: Thut has full-circle experience with watershed monitoring

Just eight years ago Preble High School student Allison Thut worked with teacher Chris Hansel and a team of other students to monitor Baird Creek as part of the Lower Fox River Watershed Monitoring Program(LFRWMP). Less than a decade later, Hansel and Thut are now peers, and Thut, a science teacher at Pulaski High School, […]

Students will share research at annual Fox River Watershed Symposium

Students from area high schools will display and discuss their research at UW-Green Bay on Tuesday, April 8, part of the Lower Fox River Watershed Monitoring Program. The program’s 11th annual Watershed Symposium will highlight results from watershed monitoring in our area and will provide an opportunity for students to interact with teachers and professional […]

More news coverage: Monitoring program featured on WFRV, Channel 5

WFRV, Channel 5 on Wednesday (May 8) carried a cool story on our own Lower Fox River Watershed Monitoring Program. Reporter Heather Sawaski tagged along with a group of West De Pere High School students as they conducted water testing on Ashwaubenon Creek. “Our overall goal here is to just watch and monitor and try […]

A Green Innovations reminder, and more on Tuesday’s watershed event

And speaking of Earth Day, here’s a friendly reminder that the Environmental Management and Business Institute will host its annual Green Innovations Symposium Monday through Wednesday, April 22-24, here on campus. We’ve linked to more general information about this year’s conference below, and we’ve also got a fresh news release on the 10th annual Lower […]

High school students will share research at annual Fox River Watershed Symposium

Students from area high schools will display and discuss their research Tuesday, April 23, as part of the Lower Fox River Watershed Monitoring Program. The program’s 10th Annual Watershed Symposium at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay will highlight results of the first 10 years of watershed monitoring and will provide an opportunity for students to […]