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Keynote Speakers at Past MRRC Meetings
2016 John Chick
Illinois Natural History Survey
Asian Carp, Sport Fish Declines, Major Floods and Climate Change:  A Lighthearted Romantic Comedy
2015

Robert Jacobson
Supervisory Research Hydrologist, USGS Columbia Environmental Research Center, Columbia, MO

Restoration on the Missouri River: A long, strange trip
2014
Emily Stanley
Professor of Limnology, University Wisconsin-Madison and Lead Investigator for the North Temperate Lakes Long Term Ecological Research Program
Lessons from the long view: Challenges and opportunities with long-term research in aquatic ecosystems
2013
Walter Dodds
University Distinguished Professor of Biology, Kansas State University
Understanding freshwaters in the anthropocene: long-term and large-scale approaches
2012
Christopher L. Jerde
University of Notre Dame, Environmental Change Initiative
Conservation by the cup (of water): How indirect DNA surveillance of species distributions may lead to improved resource management
2011
Martin C. Thoms
Riverine Landscapes Research Laboratory, University of New England, New South Wales, Australia
The ecohydrology of large river basins
2010
Paul A. Bukaveckas
Department of Biology, Center for Environmental Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University
Constraints on phytoplankton abundance and their contribution to food webs of the Ohio, Upper Mississippi, and Missouri Rivers
2009
John Lyons
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Using fish assemblages to assess the ecological health of the Upper Mississippi River
2008
Matthew D. Dacy
Director, Heritage Hall, The Museum of Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic
A passion for the river: Mayo and the Mississippi
2007
Richard E. Sparks
National Great Rivers Research & Education Center
Why naturalize developed floodplains? An integrated analysis and response
2006
Ken S. Lubinski
USGS Upper Midwest Environmental Science Center and The Nature Conservancy
Learning, believing, and the relevance of river science