Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

1102  The University of Texas at El Paso  (74607)

Principal Investigator: Vanessa Lougheed

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 478,586

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 8/1/17 - 7/31/22

Restricted Research: YES

Academic Discipline: Biological Sciences

Department, Center, School, or Institute: College of Science

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: OR20160479 226351501A LTER. Beaufort Sea Lagoons: An Arctic Coastal Ecosystem

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: University of Texas at Austin (NSF)

Program Title: Geosciences
CFDA Linked: Geosciences


Qualifies under SAM 1.1.1. Drs. Loughheed and Tweedie will study the Arctic lagoon ecosystems for variations in terrestrial inputs, local production, and exchange between lagoon and ocean waters over a variety of timeframes. These variations affect Arctic food web structures via carbon and nitrogen cycling, microbial and metazoan community composition, and trophic linkages. Sensors will be deployed for continuous measurements of key parameters.

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