2008. Howe, R.W. and J. Davis. 2008. The Northeastern U.S. Birder Certification and Training Program. U.S. Fish
and Wildlife Service and National Parks Service. $25,000.
2008. Wolf, A., A. Bauer-Danton, R.Howe, and M. Zorn. 2008. Raising Graduation Rates of Minority Science
Students through Junior and Senior Level Research Experiences. Wisconsin Alliance for Minority
Participation (WiscAMP). $23,600.
2008. Howe, R.W. and A.T. Wolf. 2007. Wabikon Lake forest dynamics plot: globally-networked ecological
research in northern Wisconsin. (private foundation). $114,900.
2007. Howe, R.W. Development of trans-national biotic indicators in the Laurentian Great Lakes. Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands Consortium. $7,200
2007. Howe, R.W. and M. Stiefvater. Natural Resource Protection Plan for the Town of Scott –Niagara Escarpment to the Green Bay Shore. Town of Scott. $8,850.
2007. Howe, R.W. and J. Davis. A web-based birder certification program. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. $9,566.
2005-06. Howe, R.W. Certification of Volunteers for Quality Bird Monitoring. Aquatic and Terrestrial Resource Inventory Program. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. $9475 + $2500
2005. Howe, R.W. Red Banks – Gilson Creek Conservation Plan: Species and Natural Community Inventory and Mapping. Wisconsin Coastal Management Program. $25,000
2003. Howe, R., C. Katz, and S. Anderson. GPS tracking of black bear movements in areas with high vs. low human population density. U.S. Forest Service, Laona, WI. $5,000. (~ $120,000 funded by private contributions).
2001-2004. Niemi, G.J., Howe, R.W. + 10 others. Development of environmental indicators of condition, integrity, and sustainability in the Great Lakes Basin. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. $6,000,000.
2003. Howe, R.W. and A.J. Cassini. Inventory and geographic modeling of bird populations in the Marshfield Ecological Study Area (MESA). Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation. $14,491.
2003. Howe, R.W. Inventory of breeding birds in Chippewa County, WI. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. $10,000.
2003. Howe, R.W. Inventory of breeding birds in new state lands of Marinette County, WI. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. $15,000.
2002. Howe, R.W. and J. Gibson. Habitat associations of woodland raptors in the Hiawatha National Forest. U.S. Forest Service. $5,000.
2001. Howe, R.W. A GIS framework for bird conservation and monitoring. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Great Lakes National Program Office. $138,000.
2000. Howe, R.W. Bird and bat mortality at wind generation facilities in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin (continued). Wisconsin Public Service, Inc. $7,751.
1999. Sager, P. and R.W. Howe. Biological Inventory of the Pt. Sauble Nature Reserve Fox River Group. $120,000.
1999. R.W. Howe. Avian Mortality at Wind Generation Facilities in Kewaunee County Wisconsin Public Service. $75,352.
1998. Howe, R.W. The Effects of Rotational Grazing and Other Land Uses on Birds of Intermittent Waterways in E.C. WI U.S. National Biological Service and Wisconsin DNR. $13,260.
1997-99. Howe, R.W. Management and Analysis of Data from the Wisconsin Breeding Bird Atlas Wisconsin Society for Ornithology. $75,000.
1997. Howe, R.W. and M.J. Mossman. Mammals of Old Growth and Managed Forests in Northern WI and MI Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources. $52,000.
1997. Howe, R.W. Field Studies and Population Modeling of Birds in the Nicolet National Forest U.S. Forest Service. $4,500.
1995. Niemi, G., R.W. Howe, D. McKenney, D. Mladenoff, C. Smith, and D. Welsh. Forest bird biodiversity: indicators of environmental condition and change in the Great Lakes Watershed. Great Lakes Protection Fund. $382,000.
1995. Howe, R.W. Effects of rotational grazing on birds of intermittent streams. Fox Wolf Basin 2000. $12,500. 1994-96. Howe, R.W. Analysis and monitoring of Bald Eagle nesting behavior. Wisconsin Department of Transportation. $44,000.
1993. Howe, R.W. and M. Mossman. Local productivity of forest birds in old growth and managed forests of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. $50,000.
1992. Howe, R.W., A.T. Wolf, and T.C. Erdman. Wintering Bald Eagles along the Fox River of eastern Wisconsin. $23.000.
1991. Howe, R.W. Metapopulations of migratory songbirds in the Nicolet National Forest. U.S. Forest Service. North Central Forest Experiment Station. $50,000.
Howe, R.W., G.J. Niemi, and N.P. Danz. 2008. An objective index of ecological condition using bird communities. Tundra to Tropics: Connecting Birds, Habitats, and People. 4th International Partners in Flight Conference. MacAllen Convention Center, MacAllen, Texas. 15 February 2008.Howe, R., G. Niemi, R. Regal, N. Danz, J. Hanowski, A. Wolf. 2007. Species responses to human activities: implications for biodiversity monitoring. 21st Annual Meeting of the Society for Conservation Biology, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, July 2007.