Independent K-12 Student Research Projects

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

The establishment of this fund is to make staff support available to assist K-12 students interested in conducting independent scientific research in freshwater ecology. Sparked by Maggie Auman and her family, who with the Leaf Pack Network® tools researched her local streams for two years as part of a science fair project.

(Project details may change over the lifespan of a project. The project description listed here is from the annual report of the most recent project year.)

Funded by: Auman Family

Project Lead: Tara K. Muenz

Project Year: 2019, 2020

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