2017 Marr and Steinkamp Research Grants Awarded

Marr Grants Awarded: Austin Lynn $900 “Investigating Evolutionary Relationships among native and exotic Taraxacum in the Colorado Rocky Mountains” Mike Kintgen $900 “Does Aridity Drive Species Richness in Colorado’s Alpine Tundra?” Erin Bissell $500 “Bird Diversity in...

2016 Grants Awarded for Marr Fund

Kath Kleier announced the following winners of the 2016 Marr Grants: Jennifer Ackerfield – Colorado State University, working with Mark Simmons:A Prickly Puzzle: Phylogeny and Evolution of the Genus Cirsium in North America, $1000 Alyssa Albertson – Colorado State...

2016 Steinkemp Grant Awarded

Kath Kleier announces the grant award for the Steinkamp Fund. Zachary Cabin – University of California Santa Barbara, working with Scott Hodges:Understanding the ecological conditions favoring the radical morphological mutant Aquilegia coerulea var. daileyae. $1000...

John Marr Grants Announced for 2015

John W. Marr Fund The John W. Marr Fund supports research on the biology of Colorado native plants and plant communities.  Grantees for 2015 are:   DeMasters, Carla (Rebecca Huft, DBG) Working on MS UC Denver.  Using native annual/biennial forbs to...

2015 Steinkamp Grant Announced

Myrna P. Steinkamp Fund The Steinkamp Fund supports research on the biology of Colorado rare native plants.    The Steinkemp Grant for 2015 was awarded to Wills, Brandee (Mitch McGlaughlin) First year MS student – biology.  UNC, Greeley. ...