Areas of Study:

  • Biogeochemistry
  • Erosion and sedimentation
  • Geographic information systems and spatial analysis
  • Hydrologic modeling
  • Land use hydrology
  • Physical hydrology
  • Remote sensing
  • Snow and alpine hydrology
  • Water quality
  • Water resource planning
  • Watershed analysis and cumulative watershed effects
  • Watershed hydrology
  • Watershed management
  • Watershed modeling

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Internationally renowned Watershed Science program with a 55+ year legacy of interdisciplinary research


Emphasis on field measurements and learning, with highly diverse field sites close to campus


Wide range of research activities both in the U.S. and internationally


Close working relationships with a wide range of federal, state, and local agencies