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  • 11/14/2016
    Flood Inundation Maps of the Lake Champlain Basin (Score: 0.24)

    Maps of predicted inundation have been created to help communities and emergency responders prepare for and react during flood events.

    Tags:

    • floods
    • modeling
    • lake champlain
    • gis
    • maps

    Themes:

    • climate change
    • water quality

  • 3/22/2017
    Long-Term Water Quality Trends in Lake Champlain Tributaries (Score: 0.20)

    New model parameters were applied to long-term data from 18 tributaries in the Lake Champlain basin to analyze water quality…

    Tags:

    • water quality
    • monitoring
    • nutrients
    • phosphorus
    • streams
    • lake champlain

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 1/04/2017
    Clean Water Pays Off (Score: 0.20)

    How much does dirty water cost? Incremental changes in water clarity can have striking consequences for the Lake Champlain economy.

    Tags:

    • water quality
    • phosphorus
    • tmdl
    • lake champlain
    • economics

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 6/23/2015
    Summary of the Lake Champlain Phosphorus Management Plan (Score: 0.20)

    The State of Vermont has developed a plan to reduce phosphorus inputs into Lake Champlain, focusing on nonpoint pollution from…

    Tags:

    • agriculture
    • water quality
    • phosphorus
    • stormwater
    • tmdl
    • lake champlain

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 1/10/2015
    Estimating Sediment and Phosphorus Loading from Continuous Data (Score: 0.20)

    New technologies and methods were evaluated to estimate sediment and phosphorus transport into Lake Champlain.

    Tags:

    • water quality
    • phosphorus
    • streams
    • lake champlain
    • hydrology
    • sediment

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 4/04/2014
    Black Bass Health Following Tournaments (Score: 0.20)

    Assessing the stress of increasingly popular fisihing tournaments on black bass populations.

    Tags:

    • habitat
    • bass
    • fisheries
    • wildlife
    • lake champlain
    • fish

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 5/23/2016
    Prioritizing Green and Natural Stormwater Infrastructure in Vermont Development (Score: 0.17)

    Vermont has prioritized the use of green stormwater infrastructure in response to devastation by flooding during extreme storm events.

    Tags:

    • floods
    • precipitation
    • water quality
    • development
    • sustainability
    • stormwater
    • lake champlain
    • hydrology
    • infrastructure

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 1/08/2016
    Decision-Making Tool Designed to Aid Phosphorus Reduction Measures (Score: 0.17)

    Accounting for uncertainty in the management of non-point source phosphorus to improve decision-making in the Lake Champlain basin.

    Tags:

    • agriculture
    • land use
    • water quality
    • modeling
    • phosphorus
    • forests
    • forestry
    • tmdl
    • lake champlain

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 12/21/2015
    Not All Forms of Stream Bank Phosphorus Lead to Algal Blooms (Score: 0.17)

    Investigation of Chittenden County streams reveals surprisingly low amounts of bioavailable phosphorus coming from stream banks.

    Tags:

    • water quality
    • remote sensing
    • phosphorus
    • soil
    • streams
    • lake champlain
    • streambank

    Themes:

    • water quality

  • 5/18/2015
    Understanding How Climate Change Will Impact Streamflow in the Lake Champlain Basin (Score: 0.17)

    Climate models were analyzed to predict future streamflow scenarios in the Mad River.

    Tags:

    • climate change
    • floods
    • precipitation
    • water quality
    • modeling
    • streamflow
    • streams
    • lake champlain

    Themes:

    • climate change
    • water quality

  • 10/01/2014
    Cisco Provide Linkage Between Nearshore and Offshore Habitats (Score: 0.17)

    Cisco eggs provide an important food source for fish in the nearshore region of lakes during winter.

    Tags:

    • habitat
    • food web
    • non-native species
    • lake champlain
    • fish

    Themes:

    • invasive species
    • water quality
    • biodiversity

  • 6/26/2014
    Lake Trout Spawning (Score: 0.17)

    Shallow reefs in Lake Champlain may provide ideal habitat for spawning lake trout.

    Tags:

    • habitat
    • lake trout
    • spawning
    • fisheries
    • wildlife
    • lake champlain
    • fish

    Themes:

    • water quality
    • biodiversity

  • 7/26/2016
    New Study on Survival of Key Fish Species in Lake Champlain (Score: 0.14)

    Researchers look at the interactions between rainbow smelt and alewives in the first growing season to understand survival rates.

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • fisheries
    • wildlife
    • non-native species
    • lake champlain
    • fish
    • alewife
    • rainbow smelt

    Themes:

    • invasive species
    • biodiversity