NRE 516 - Aquatic Entomology

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Field Trip Locations - Winter 2001

Date (condition) Site No. Location County, State Lat/Long
30-Jan-2001
(cool (ca. 4°C) and mostly cloudy; snow still on ground, but melting)
1 Portage River @ Tiplady Rd. Livingston County, MI N42 25.700' W83 57.664'
2 Huron River @ Hudson Mills Metropark, site 1 Washtenaw Co., MI N42 23.05' W83 54.89
3 Huron River @ Hudson Mills Metropark, site 2 Washtenaw Co. MI N42 23.18' W83 54.72

Date (condition)

Site 1

Site 2 Site 3
13-Feb-2001
(cool (ca. 3°C) and cloudy; snow still on ground, but melting; high water, recent flooding)

N. Branch Kalamazoo River @ Warner Rd.
Jackson Co., Michigan, USA
N42 11.769' W84 39.537'


downstream

upstream

S. Branch Kalamazoo River @ 28½ Mile Rd.
Calhoun Co., Michigan, USA
N42 08.261' W84 44.624'


downstream

upstream

S. Branch Kalamazoo River @ Condit Rd.
Calhoun Co. Michigan, USA
N42 10.433' W84 47.485'


upstream

Other pictures from the February 13th field trip:

Kathy and Matt checking their catch
(Site 1 - 13-Feb-01)
Mike showing the diverse fauna of wooden substrates (Site 1 - 13-Feb-01) Sampling at the North Branch
(Site 1 - 13-Feb-01)
Some scholarly observations.
(Site 2 - 13-Feb-01)

Mike giving a helping hand.
(Site 3 - 13-Feb-01)
Rocks by bridges shelter lots of bugs.
(Site 3 - 13-Feb-01)

Date (condition)

Site 1

Site 2

Site 3

31-Mar-2001
(cool (ca. 2-4°C) and mostly cloudy; snow still on ground, but melting)

Pigeon River @ Webb Rd.
Cheboygan Co., Michigan, USA
45 16.323'N 84 27.608'W
downstream

upstream

Cornwall Creek @ Osmun Rd.
Cheboygan Co., Michigan, USA
45 12.708'N 84 23.583'W
downstream

upstream

Cornwall Flooding Outflow
Cheboygan Co. Michigan, USA
45 13.566'N 84 24.961'N
downstream

Site 4

Site 5

Site 6

Pigeon River Lower Campground
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 10.652'N 84 25.539'W

downstream

at bridge

Pigeon River Lower Campground Spring
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 10.609'N 84 25.699'W

"downstream"

Sturgeon River @ Sturgeon Valley Rd.
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 8.739"N 84 33.654'W

upstream

Site 7

Site 8

Site 10

Upper Pigeon @ White House Rd.
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 2.886'N 84 34.100'W

Ironetone Springs (Mossback Creek)
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 4.68'N 84 40.90W

Site 9
South Branch Pigeon River @ F-44
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 2.503'N 84 31.295'W
(no picture)

Black River @ F-44
Otsego Co., Michigan, USA
45 3.231'N 84 25.758'W

Date (condition)

Site 1

Site 2

 

01-Apr-2001
(cool (ca. 2°C) and mostly cloudy; snow still on ground, but melting)

Seven Bridges
44 48.824'N 85 13.340'W

upstream

about 2 km downstream (site with  lat/long information above)

Rugg Pond
44 47.211'N 85 12.110'W

overview

near shore

Other pictures from the weekend field trip:


Students hard at work sampling at Cornwall Creek

Matt checking his catch at Pigeon River lower campground


Mike hard at work contemplating either stream ecology or lunch


Mike and others hard at work contemplating (or wishing for) a shovel


We could easily push this out with our little pinkies, but we love the photo-op!


Kathy and Martha doing some kick-seining on the Rapid River


Rugg Pond being attacked by specimen-hungry students


Now, let's see how far out the littoral zone goes...

Page created: April 04, 2001 (EB)
Page last edited: January 26, 2005 (EB)

 

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