DNR decontamination let me go home without worrying about invasive species. Wish it was more common.
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of three profiles of UW Sea Grant’s 2015 NOAA Knauss Marine Policy Fellows.
By Aaron R. Conklin
Given that even her advisor has trouble keeping up with Caroline Mosley, Washington, D.C., may want to think about preparing itself.
Mosley, a graduate student at UW-Milwaukee’s School of Freshwater Sciences (SFS), was recently tabbed as one of three University of Wisconsin Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellows for 2015. Beginning in February, she’ll spend 12 months working in the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association’s (NOAA) executive branch.
It’s an honor Mosley has worked hard to earn. For the last two years, she’s been helping Harvey Bootsma, an associate professor with SFS, with his research on the effects aquatic invasive species are having on Lake Michigan’s ecosystem.
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