Hope College Research

Hope College Student Research Projects 1997-2014

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2014

PowerPoints only. Research papers will be posted when received by the MACC.

Analysis of particulate matter in the Lake Macatawa Watershed air

Analysis of pH buffer capacity of soil in the Lake Macatawa Watershed

Lake Macatawa dredging reuse analysis

Preventing phosphorous from entering Lake Macatawa with the use of vegetative barriers

2013

Heavy Metal Uptake in Lake Macatawa Fish

Bioaccumulation of Lead in Neogobius melanostomus within Lake Macatawa

2012

Uptake of Phosphorus and Iron in Duckweed

2011                                        

Analysis of Green Roof Runoff

Evaluation of Street Sweeper and Catch Basin Sediment

2010

Carcinogens within Lake Macatawa

Identifying Sources of Fecal Coliform

Recycling Initiative at Hope College

2009

Turbidity and DO

VOCs in surface water

2008

Erosion Risk Vegetation and Soil Composition

Feasibility of Algae as a Biofuel

Shuttle Bus vs Shuttle Van

Suspended Sediment Analysis

2007

Effectiveness of Upper Mac Restoration

2006

Effects of Copper Sulfate Treatments

Tanning Leaching

Why is the Black River Black

2005

Examining No Till vs Till Methods

Filtration in Natural and Mitigated Wetlands

2004

Copper Lead Zinc and Phos Conc at Smallenburg Park

Relationship Between Actual and Posted Speeds

2000

KHI impact on environment

Extent of Fecal Contamination in Pine Creek

Phytoremediation of nutrients using wetland plants

1999

Conc of E-coli Nitrate and Phos in Pine Creek

Effect of Nitrate from Precipitation

Optimum Width of Buffer Strips

1998

Effectiveness of Retention Basins

Microbial Abundance and Sediment Composition

1997

Analysis of Turbidity and Phytoplankton

Correlation of Land Use to Nitrate Conc and Algal Biomass