Ashley Moerke, Ph.D.

Associate Professor & Co-Director of the Aquatic Research Laboratory

Department of Biological Sciences

Lake Superior State University

Life Outside of LSSU?  Yes, I do have one! 

Family & Friends

My husband, Chris, and our dog, Abby My dad and brother showing off dinner tonight , Boundary Waters Wilderness Canoe Area Me and my mom, Whitefish Point, MI Our dog, Spencer (English Cocker Spaniel)


Me and my NEPHEW, Nathan My in-laws, Cindy and Al - Whitefish Point, MI My best friends from high school - Girls Get Together 2008 Friends from the Soo--Green Cleaning Party 2009


Me and Andrea - Green Bay Packer game 2008.  GO PACKERS! Enjoying the sunset with friends, Lake Superior Provincial Park, Ontario Game Night!  Andrea, did you cheat again? :) We made it!  The Wabos Loppet, 2009, Ontario

Get Outside & Travel! 

Snowshoeing at Tahquamenon Falls, MI Abby and Spencer displaying our successful ice fishing adventure.  Bluegills are my favorite! Skiing out on Lake Superior with Soo friends










Hiking Lake Superior Provincial Park Me and my dad--Camping in the Boundary Waters Wilderness Canoe Area, MN You can't beat the north in the fall! Kayak trip to the Slate Islands, Ontario


Kayaking on Lake Superior Kayaking on Lake Superior Kayaking on Lake Superior--am I actually ahead of Chris in this photo? :)


Safari in Botswana, Africa.  Truly amazing! My favorite fall activity--grouse hunting.  Me with my father-in-law, Al, and Casey, Emma, and Spencer--the best flushing dogs to hunt the northern forests. Exploring caves in Utah