Funding and Partners

We are luck to have been funded by a diverse group of organizations over the years. These include the following grants and organizations, listed below

This work has been funded by the National Science Foundation LTREB 0516058 to K. Havens, T. Bell, M. Bowles, C. Jolls and K. McEachern.

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

We thank the following organizations and agencies for assistance, permits and access to sites.:

National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service

In Michigan: Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Wilderness State Park, Warren Dunes State Park, Saugatuck Dunes State Park, University of Michigan Biological Station, Michigan Department of Natural Resources

In Illinois: Illinois Beach State Park, Illinois Department of Natural Resouces

In Indiana: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Indiana Dunes State Park, Indiana Department of Natural Resources

In Wisconsin: Whitefish Dunes State Park, Kohler-Andrae State Park, Chiwaukee Prairie State Natural Area, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources