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Current Research

Long-term monitoring of trophic status of Douglas Lake

This project involves a series of decadal assessment of the trophic status of Douglas Lake. Measurement of the hypolimnetc oxygen deficit, primary production, and bacterioplankon and nanoflagellate abundances have been tracked following eutrophication through the seventies and eighties, and reversal of eutrophication and the arrival of zebra mussels.

Associated Materials

Real-time Conditions on Douglas Lake


Data from the Douglas Lake Buoy is now available for download via the Marine Hydrodynamics Laboratory.

Additional external data for UMBS is also available!

GIS Data

Data Management at UMBS

The University of Michigan Biological Station is committed to helping our researchers successfully meet data management requirements such as those recently outlined by the National Science Foundation. Please visit our Data Management portal page for more!