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a specialist in the study of freshwater ponds and lakes

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During the engagement step, the storytellers role-played the lives of scientists, including: Ruth Patrick, a limnologist who pioneered the use of algae to detect changes in water conditions, and Wadja Egnankou, who was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize for his research on mangrove forests.
Dale Allen, a limnologist (someone who studies freshwater lakes) who now works at Wright State University in Ohio, did research in the lake.
Magnuson is a limnologist, a scientist specializing in the ecology of lakes and ponds, and since 1853, he reports, there has been a 25 percent decrease in the amount of time the lake remains frozen over during the winter.
A limnologist, Harry Burton, had observed an unusual chemical stratification in a lake in Antarctica's Vestfold Hills.
It's a small amount relative to the total amount of nitrate in the lake," explains Stan Loeb, a limnologist at the University of Kansas and chair of the peer review committee for the ten-year study, "but the point is to avoid adding more nitrate to the lake.
PC: I had an adviser in college, at Skidmore, who was a limnologist -- that's somebody who studies lakes -- and also a botanist, so he was interested in phytoplankton.
Led by limnologist Milena Ryschnovska and biologist David Harper, the team of five volunteers studied ways to reverse ecological damage to a wetland reserve along the Morava River.
8) In Part 1 of the book, Professor Edmondson recounts his experiences as a limnologist working on Lake Washington and his involvement in a campaign to clean up the lake.
It comes as no surprise that scientists should decide to focus on what the river can tell them about the rain forest, for as one young limnologist has noted, "It's so difficult to reach some places on foot, why not let the river do the walking for you?
Steve Weber, RBF's Limnologist and expert in watershed management, provides expertise nationally from the new Las Vegas office location of RBF.
Limnologist Jean Paul Cuerrier wrote (apparently regarding the cover photo of a booklet on Maritime national parks) that 'Even if the National Parks of this region do not at present provide plentiful angling for Atlantic Salmon, except in the Cheticamp River, I would suggest that the Atlantic Salmon be used as it is the typical fish of the Eastern Coast.
Army Corps of Engineers in 1991 as the Portland District's limnologist and water-quality specialist.
Emaar has also employed a limnologist to monitor and treat the lake.
The job title limnologist applies to workers in many occupations who are trained in different scientific fields.
The scenarios should be considered collectively rather than separately, explains UW-Madison limnologist Stephen Carpenter, leader of the project, which received support from the Resilience Alliance research group.