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Denise Hosler

Reclamation Office: Technical Service Center, Environmental Applications and Research
Contact Information: (303) 445-2195, dhosler@usbr.gov

Research Funded by the Science and Technology Program

Denise Hosler began doing research for the Science and Technology Program in the 2005 fiscal year, with funding provided by the program as recently as the 2014 fiscal year. Projects were funded under the Science and Technology Program research topics Water Quality, Invasive Species and Ecosystem Needs.

The following research projects were funded in whole or in part by the Science and Technology Program. Denise Hosler is listed as the principal investigator, or primary researcher. Click the project's title to view more information.

Detecting Environmental Impacts of Invasive Mussel Infestations: Development of an Algae and Zooplankton Database using FlowCamâ„¢ Technology

Project ID: 2387
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2014 (with plans to continue through 2015)
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

Dressinid Mussel Monitoring and Detection Laboratory

Project ID: 5042
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2013 - 2014 (with plans to continue through 2015)
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

Detection of Invasive Mussel Environmental DNA (eDNA) by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)

Project ID: 8912
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2014
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Viability of _Dreissenid_ Veligers through our Conveyance Systems and Downstream Rivers

Project ID: 4454
Fiscal Year of Funding: 2010
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

Bacteria, Geochemistry, and Hydrology: an Investigation of the Mechanisms of Clogging to Determine How Best to Address Them in Wells and Drains for Improved Operation and Maintenance

Project ID: 9999
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2005 - 2008
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

Determining the Rate of Mortality for Salt Cedar by Size and Age Class Resulting from Repeated Defoliation by the Biocontrol Agent _Diorhabda elongata deserticola_ to Increase Water Salvage along Rivers in the Western United States

Project ID: 9561
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2005 - 2008
Research Results: Saltcedar Biocontrol at Pueblo, Colorado: Vegetation Monitoring Final Report (interim, PDF, 9.7MB)

Quantitatively Monitoring the Effects of the Biocontrol Agent _Diorhabda elongata deserticola_ on Salt Cedar Resprouts to Determine the Efficacy of Long-term Biocontrol at Various Reclamation Release Sites in the Western United States

Project ID: 6397
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2006 - 2008
Research Results: Effects of the Biological Control Agent Diorhabda elongata deserticola on Resprouted Saltcedar (interim, PDF, 3.7MB)

Survey of Possibilities for the Reduction of Operation and Management Costs for _Salvinia molesta_ and Other Invasive Aquatic Weed Species by Identification of Productive and Potentially Profitable Use of Biomass Utilizing Zero Emission Research and Initi

Project ID: 4658
Fiscal Years of Funding: 2005 - 2006
Research Results: contact Denise Hosler

This information was last updated on August 22, 2014
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