Between the Lines: Reconstructing monthly stream flows from annual tree rings

This short video and story on EurekAlert! explain how we were able to reconstruct monthly stream flows dating back to the 1400s AD on three rivers in northern Utah from annual tree rings and other data. The peer-reviewed research was recently published in the Journal of Hydrology. These stream flow reconstructions have several applications in … Continue reading Between the Lines: Reconstructing monthly stream flows from annual tree rings

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Cache Water District – Information Central

Election Day—Tuesday November 8, 2016—is fast approaching with much discussion here in Cache County, Utah on whether to vote for/against Proposition 11 to create a Cache Water District. Below is a compilation of information I’ve so far seen representing various viewpoints for, against, and in between. Information is grouped by info the County released, related … Continue reading Cache Water District – Information Central

A new tool for wetland management

Thanks to the publicity efforts of Matt Jensen in the USU College of Engineering, our recently published paper that describes a new systems modeling tool to manage water and invasive vegetation in wetlands has been getting media attention. To date, there are articles in 8 online and radio outlets: Phys.org Cage and Aviary Bird Magazine … Continue reading A new tool for wetland management