Research Experiences

Research Experiences

EPSCoR
Dr. Jason Johnston, Assistant Professor of Wildlife Ecology, has led several years’ of research on the Aroostook River Watershed through EPSCoR grants [Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research], bringing more than $416,000 in National Science Foundation monies to the institution. Biology students have been able to help out with various aspects of this research, including work on ecological aspects of current and proposed new grasslands and evaluating the potential impact to grassland birds.