MAIFS Projects
(Maryland and District)
1990 to 1994
The Odonata of Flag Ponds Nature Park. 1990 to 1991 project for Calvert County Natural
Resources Division

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Patuxent Wildlife Research Center and Beltsville
Agricultural Research Center.
1990 to 1996 project for USFWS and USDA-ARS

Preliminary Baseline Survey of Nassawango Creek Odonata (The Nature Conservancy
Preserve).
1993 project for Maryland Department of Natural Resources  

The Odonata of Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary. 1993-1994 project for the Anne Arundel County
Department of Parks & Recreation

Inventory of the Odonata of Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary. 1994 project for Maryland
Audubon Society

1995 to 1999
The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Soldier's Delight. 1994-1995 project for MD-DNR

The Odonata of Fran Uhler Natural Area. 1994-1995 project for Maryland Audubon Society

Baseline Survey of the Dragonflies and Damselflies of the C&O Canal National Historical
Park from the Washington D.C. line to Edwards Ferry.
 1994 to 1996 project for the National
Park Service  

Preliminary Baseline Survey of Nanjemoy Creek Odonata. 1995 project for Maryland
Department of Natural Resources and the Nature Conservancy

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Suitland Bog. 1995 project for the Clearwater Nature
Center.

The Odonata of the Glades of Cherry Creek. 1995-1996 project for Maryland Department of
Natural Resources  

The Odonata of Negro Mountain Bog. 1995-1996 project for Maryland Department of Natural
Resources  

The Odonata of Finzel Swamp. 1995-1996 project for Maryland Department of Natural
Resources  

The Odonata of Mount Nebo Wildlife Management Area. 1995-1996 project for Maryland
Department of Natural Resources  

The Odonata of Sideling Hill Creek. 1996-1997 project for Maryland Department of Natural
Resources  

The Odonata of Cranesville Swamp. 1997-1998 project for Maryland Department of Natural
Resources and The Nature Conservancy

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of Tuckahoe State Park. 1998 project for Maryland State
Forests and Parks and Adkins Arboretum

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Cove Point LNG Site, Calvert County, Maryland.
1998-1999 for the Cove Point Liquid Natural Gas Limited Partnership

The Odonata and Butterflies of the Horsehead Wetlands Center. 1999 for the Wildfowl Trust of
North America

2000 to 2005
Determination if Suitable or Marginal Habitat for two Endangered Beetle Species Exists on,
or immediately adjacent to, Woodstock Farm in Talbot County.
2000 for Lane Engineering,
Inc.

The Dragonflies and Damselflies (Insecta:Odonata) of the Aquatic Gardens, Kenilworth
Marsh, Kingman Lake/Marsh, National Arboretum and the Anacostia River from New York
Avenue south to Benning Bridge (Washington, D.C.).
2000-2001 for the National Park Service,
USDA-ARS and The Nature Conservancy

Dragonflies and Damselflies, Significant Non-Target Insects likely to be Affected by West
Nile Virus Management in the National Capital Parks [included survey for Butterflies and
Tiger Beetles].
 2002-2004 for the National Park Service and Versar Inc.

The 2004 Survey of the Dragonflies and Damselflies of Jackson Lane Preserve (Caroline
County, Maryland).
 2004 for The Nature Conservancy

A Larval and Adult Field 2005 Survey for Maryland-Listed Endangered, Threatened and
Watchlist Dragonflies & Damselflies for the Cove Point LNG Terminal and Proposed
TL-532 Natural Gas Pipeline.
2005 for GAI Consultant Inc.

2006 to 2010
Additional survey for Dragonflies and Damselflies at Jackson Lane Preserve (Caroline
County, Maryland).
 2006 for The Nature Conservancy

Baseline Survey of Selected Insect Groups of Assataegue Island National Seashore
[includes dragonflies, damselflies, grasshoppers, katydids, crickets, bees, leaf-beetles,
bees, macro-moths and macro-wasps plus all arthropods of the salt marshes & freshwater
ponds].
 2005-2007 survey for the National Park Service and the Rhode Island Natural History
Survey

Odonate Surveys for the Reclaimed Water Line. 2008. St. Charles Project for Environmental
Consulting & Technology, INC (ECT).

Survey of the Dragonflies and Damselflies of Catoctin Mountain National Park. 2009 survey
for the National Park Service.

Survey for Endangered Invertebrates and Vertebrates of a wetland-forested area in
Charles County
 2009 feasibility study for McCarthy & Associates Inc.

Survey of the Native and Non-Native Bees of Mt. Pleasant 2009 project for the Howard County
Conservancy

Photographic Guide to the Conspicuous Arthropods of Assateague Island National
Seashore.
 2008-2010 project for the National park Service and the Rhode Island Natural History

Survey for Native Bees of Patapsco Valley State Park. 2010 project for the Maryland
Department of Natural Resources

Survey for Native Bee effects from Integrated Vegetation Management along Powerline.  
2010 project for Lake Elkhorn Association and BGE.

2011- 2015
Rearing and Identification of the Wavy-leaf Basket grass Leaf Miner.  Identification of the
unknown leaf minor that is attacking the invasive Wavy-leaf Basket grass for Maryland Department
of Natural Resources

Survey for Native Bees of the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area.  2010 - 2011  project for
the Howard County Parks & Recreation.

Survey of the Occurrences of State and Globally Rare Odonates in the Springs. Seeps and
1st Order Streams in Maryland.
2005-2012 survey for Maryland Department of Natural Resources

The Dragonflies and Damselflies of the Cove Point LNG Site, Calvert County, Maryland.
2011-2012 updated survey for the Cove Point Liquid Natural Gas Limited Partnership on
endangered species and changes in the species populations since 1999

The Bees of Catoctin Mountain Park, Frederick County, Maryland. 2012-2013 survey and
research study of the native and introduced bees of the Park for the National Park Service.

Survey and Evaluation of the Dragonflies and Damselflies of the 116 mile Western Section
of the C&O Canal National Historical Park.
2012-2014 survey and research study for the
National Park Service.

Spring Forest Native Bee Survey for Howard County. 2014 survey for United States
Geological Service.

2016- Present

Bee Survey for Wildflower Restoration Project.  2016 survey for Howard County Parks and
Recreation.

NSF Carderock Damselfly & Dragonfly Assessment (RT&E Survey). 2016 & 2017 survey for
the U.S. Navy on Dragonflies, Damselflies, Butterflies and other rare arthropod species.
Montgomery County, Maryland.