Dr. Monica G.Turner
Department of Integrative Biology
University of Wisconsin
430 Lincoln Dr.
Madison, WI 53706
Ecosystem and
Landscape Ecology Lab

EricEric Erdmann

CV (pdf)


PhD Student

Research Interests

  • Remote Sensing of water quality
  • Landscape and climate influences on water quality
  • Ecological modeling

Current Projects

Using Satellite Remote Sensing to Develop Predictive Models of Lake Water Clarity: Investigating Driver Interactions and Impacts of Climate Change

Selected Publications

Ribic, C.A., S.B. Sheavly, D.J. Rugg, E.S. Erdmann. 2011. Trends in marine debris along the U.S. Pacific Coast and Hawai’i 1998-2007. Marine Pollution Bulletin 64: 994-1004.

Mikulyuk, A., S. Sharma, S. Van Egeren, E. Erdmann, M. Nault, J. Hauxwell. 2011. The relative role of environmental, spatial and land-use patterns in explaining aquatic macrophyte community composition. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 68: 1778-1789.

Erdmann, E.S., C.A. Ribic, D.L. Patterson-Fraser, W.R. Fraser. 2011. Characterization of winter foraging locations of Adélie Penguins along the Western Antarctic Peninsula, 2001-2002.  Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography 58: 1710-1718.

Ribic, C.A., S.B. Sheavly, D.J. Rugg, E.S. Erdmann. 2010. Trends and Drivers of Marine Debris on the Atlantic Coast of the United States 1997-2007. Marine Pollution Bulletin 60:1231-1242.

Gorman, K.B., E.S. Erdmann, B.C. Pickering, P.J. Horne, J.R. Blum, H.M. Lucas, D.L. Patterson-Fraser, W.R. Fraser. 2010. A new high-latitude record for the Macaroni Penguin (Eudyptes chrysolophus) at Avian Island, Antarctica. Polar Biology 33:1155-1158.

Devenish, E.S., H.P. Nelson, F. Lucas, E. Erdmann. 2007. A preliminary assessment of the species richness of the Madamas Watershed: a proposed national park. Living World, Journal of the Trinidad and Tobago Field Naturalists’ Club, pp. 69-78.

Contact Information

Eric Erdmann
WI Dept. of Natural Resources
Science Operations Center
2801 Progress Rd.
Madison, WI  53716
(608) 221-5373
e1erdmann @ gmail.com