NCSE 2020 Poster Presentations

Climate Biases Can Affect the U.S. Intelligence Community 
Jordan Beauregard, Student, National Intelligence University

The NOAA GeoPlatform: A tool for scientific collaboration and marine management 
Adele Birkenes, Undergraduate Student, Vassar College; Ernest F. Hollings Scholar, NOAA

Economic Benefits of Increasing Soil Organic Matter on California Rangelands 
Frank Casey, Ecosystem Services Theme Leader, U.S. Geological Survey

Developing international university research partnerships 
Timothy Filley, Professor, Director of Purdue's Center for the Environment, Purdue University
Henry Polanco, Universidad Nacional de San Augustin
Victor Maqque, Purdue University

Bias and the Peer Review of Potential Research 
Stephen Gallo, Chief Scientist, American Institute of Biological Sciences

Economic valuation of the national system of protected areas: Dominican Republic 
Victor Gómez-Valenzuela, Research Professor, Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC)

Air Pollutants and Childhood Asthma in the Bronx 
Jovan Gonzalez, Student, Manhattan College

Advancing "Strategic Communication" in Environmental Decision-Making
Matthew Harwell, Senior Ecologist and Special Assistant, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Gulf Ecology Division

Modeling and Forecasting Energy Consumption for Residential Buildings in Kuwait 
Turki Alajmi, Research Associate, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

Identifying the Determinants of Recycling Rates in U.S.: A Multi-Level Analysis 
Younsung Kim, Associate Professor, George Mason University

Bridging Silos: Collaborating for Environmental Health and Justice 
Katrina Korfmacher, Associate Professor of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester

Using systematic reviews to support environmental decisions 
Sylvia Lee, ORISE Research Participant – Postdoctoral Fellow, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Going Solar? Economics and Psychology of Choosing Residential vs Community Solar 
Suchandra Basu, Associate Professor of Economics, Rhode Island College

Boundary Spanning Between Science and Policy: Lessons learned from South Florida 
Pamela Fletcher, Assistant Professor, Broward College

Improving Environmental Justice Analysis of Urban Tree Ecosystem Services 
David Martin, Professor of Economics and Environmental Studies, Davidson College

Groundwater Governance and Outreach in the Ogallala Aquifer Region 
Hannah Moshay, Masters Student, Tufts University

Negotiating evidence: challenges in consensus-oriented environmental governance 
Bertrum MacDonald, Professor of Information Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Heavy Metal Pollution in Tibbetts Brook in the Bronx, New York City 
Tatianna Peralta, Student Researcher, Manhattan College

Improving Manufacturing Productivity: the Industrial Assessment Center Program 
Patrick Phelan, Professor, Arizona State University

Developing a Child Care Siting Program in NC to Prevent Environmental Exposures 
Jamie Pritchett, Program Coordinator/Health Assessor, NC Department of Health and Human Services

Organizing Urban Transects for a Sustainable Transformation of Economic Partners 
Chris Renschler, Associate Professor, Director, Landscape-based Environmental System Analysis & Modeling Lab, University at Buffalo 

Evidence assessment in the environmental management arena 
Kate Schofield, Ecologist, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The challenge of consensus: Exploring participation in environmental governance
Hali Moreland, Graduate Student, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada

Sustainable Stories: Linking Art and the Environment to Inform, Educate, and Inspire
Shannon Stanforth, Student, University of Dayton

Putting data to work
Claire O'Dea, Assessment Program Manager, USDA Forest Service

All Signs Point to Canada: Climate change migration and the imminent threat of rising sea levels
Jessica Daze, Manjot Kaur, Riley Lepp, Caprial Purdy, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

A Roof Over their Heads: Integrating traditional knowledge into a new building code for first nations communities in Canada
Megan Morey, Hayden Neilsen, Ashley Prince, James Reive, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

Buy, Eat, Throw Out, Repeat: Canada’s Need for Food Waste Policy
Nicole Bitter, Ciara Dunne, Corey Hurren, Jade Schwartzentruber, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

Fuel for Thought: Standardizing industrial gas flaring protocol
Ashley Smith, Sam Sommer, Rachel Stephens, Michaela Ward, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

The Unseen Pollutant: Acoustical radiation mitigation strategies in urban planning and policy initiatives
Steven Lee, Reegan Sargent, Madeline Tregenza, David-Angelo Williams, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

Moving Towards a Circular Economy: Rethinking Current Waste Disposal Policies in Growth-Oriented Economies
Miranda Floreano, Joel Grandmont, Dustin Lepage, Ben St. Onge-Shank, students from Ecosystem Management Technology Program, Fleming College

Managed retreat visualizations for land use planning in coastal communities 
Yao Wang, Student, The State University of New York, ESF

Supporting Faculty, Staff, and Administrators to Develop Robust Sustainability-Related Programs: Research-Based Designs of an NCSE Proposed Project
Jordan King and Jacqueline Kolb, Graduate Students, Arizona State University

How the Water Quality of the Flint River Water Affects the Development of Minnows
Brianna Horne, Student, Mott Community College

How Does Water Pollution Affects Plant Growth
Steven Brown and Jaquay Renfro, Students, Mott Community College

Influence of Water Quality on Frog Growth
Autumn Holland, Student, Mott Community College

What Heavy Metals are Absorbed by Plants, If Any?
Raven Hupp-Andrews and Khadija Briggs, Students, Mott Community College 

Water Analysis of Microbial Agents: Legionella, Salmonella, and E. Coli
Jacqueline Leader, Student, Mott Community College