WIS’17 Alum Uses ‘Badger’ to Study Bluff Erosion in Wisconsin

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Lucas Zoet, an assistant professor of geoscience traveled along with the Wisconsin Idea Seminar in 2017. Since then, he has been working on a project that studies the bluffs of Wisconsin’s eastern shores. Lake Michigan currently has very high water levels, which contributes to erosion, slides, and collapses. A key component of the project is Badger–Bluff Assessment Data Generating Experiment Recorders–a tool that tracks movements in the bluffs. Read more here!