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Current Research

 

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Bti (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis)

Researcher David Addison has been investigating the effects of a common insecticide on crayfish behavior.


 

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Invasive Crayfish & Fish

Research Analise Nash has been investigating the effects of chemical cues on invasive crayfish behavior. 


 

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Reclaimed Water & Tadpole Behavior

Researcher Jack Keoseyan has been investigating the effects of two primary issues facing native stream wildlife in the Santa Monica Mountains: urbanization and invasive species.


 

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Wildfire & Biodiversity

Researchers Nolan Gentile and Conor Kramer have been investigating the impact of recent wildfires on the geomorphology of streams and how these changes affect the overall biodiversity of amphibian and insect species.


 

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Wildfire, Water Quality, and Invasive Species

Researcher Elise DeArment has been investigating the impact of wildfires on stream water quality since 2019, after the Woolsey fire of 2018.