Winter 2020 Student News

Hannah Behar presented a poster: Stream Thermal Dynamics: The Influence Of Beaver Dams In A Northern Minnesota Watershed at the Minnesota Water Resources Conference October 15-16, 2019. Behar is advised by Karen Gran and Salli Dymond.

Brian Bohman attended the 2019 ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meeting November 10-13, 2019, where he presented Identifying Optimal Nitrogen Use Efficiency for Agronomic and Environmental Outcomes in Potato Using the Nitrogen Nutrition Index and Managing in-Season N Applications Using Remote Sensing and N Nutrition Index for Potato. Bohman is advised by David Mulla and Carl Rosen.

Emma Burgeson presented Impacts of Beaver on the Hydrology of North Shore Streams at the Minnesota Water Resources Conference, October 15-16, 2019. Burgeson is advised by Karen Gran and Salli Dymond.

Ellen Cooney presented Using Satellite Data to Derive Spatial Information of Biogeochemical Parameters in Large Lakes at the FILAMO 2019 Workshop in Oslo Norway October 10-15, 2019. Cooney is advised by Elizabeth Austin-Minor.

Erica Green attended the AGU Fall 2019 Meeting in San Francisco and volunteered on the research vessel Sally Ride. Green is advised by Sam Kelly.

Shelby Hammerschmidt presented a poster: Measuring instantaneous evapotranspiration rates of shrubs using a portable rapid evapotranspiration chamber at the Minnesota Water Resources Conference in St. Paul, MN October 15-16, 2019. Hammerschmidt is advised by Salli Dymond.

Audrey Huff presented Spatial and Temporal Variation in Dreissenid-mediated Nutrient Fluxes in the Laurentian Great Lakes, at the FILAMO 2019 Workshop in Oslo Norway October 10-15, 2019. Huff is advised by Ted Ozersky.

Emily Hyde presented a poster: Microbial Insights to Organic Sulfur Degradation in Freshwater Sediments at the AGU Fall 2019 Meeting in San Francisco, CA December 13, 2019. Hyde is advised by Cody Sheik.

Xiang Li presented a poster: Drainage Timescale Estimates and Storage Change Analysis on Basin Scale at the AGU Fall 2019 Meeting in San Francisco, CA December 13, 2019. Li is advised by John Nieber.

Victor Teng presented a poster: The Evolution of Remote Sensing of Flood Forecasting and Potential Improvement with Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE) at the AGU Fall 2019 Meeting in San Francisco, CA December 13, 2019. Teng is advised by John Nieber.

New WRS Faculty

• Anna Cates - Twin Cities - Assistant Professor in the Department of Soil, Water, and Climate and the MN State Soil Health Specialist in the MN Office for Soil Health
• Adrian Hanson - Duluth - Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering
• Joel Hoffman - Duluth - Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology the Supervisory Biologist and Chief of the Ecosystem Services Branch in the Great Lakes Toxicology and Ecology Division within the US EPA Office of Research and Development.
• Bridget Ulrich - Duluth - Researcher in aqueous geochemistry at the Natural Resources Research Institute