RMRS Air, Water, & Aquatic Environments Science Program RMRS Air, Water, & Aquatic Environments Science Program

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Rocky Mountain Research Station
 RMRS Science Program Areas
 Air, Water and Aquatics Science Program
 Research Subjects

Field Locations

  Fort Collins
About the Rocky Mountain Research Station

AWAE Program Headquarters
322 East Front St., Ste 401

Boise, ID 83702

(208) 373-4340


Rocky Mountain Research Station Headquarters

2150 Centre Ave., Bldg A
Fort Collins, CO 80526

(970) 295-5923

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AWAE Science Program Research Field Units


Integrated Research on Watershed Processes and Aquatic Ecology to Guide Management of Aquatic Ecosystems and Water and Soil Resources:


Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab

Boise Aquatic Sciences Lab

The Boise ASL conducts research on aquatic and terrestrial processes and the effects of natural and human-caused disturbances on these ecosystems.  This information is used to develop decision support tools to assist managers in selecting alternatives for the proper management that lead to the diverse, resilient, and sustainable aquatic and terrestrial systems.


Visit the Boise Lab Home Page for more detailed information about the lab, its work and AWAE and other FS scientists.


AWAE Scientist Profiles:

Frank McCormick, AWAE Program Manger


Charlie Luce, Team Leader; Research Hydrologist

Russ Thurow, Team Leader; Research Fisheries Scientist


John Buffington, Research Geomorphologist

Daniel Isaak, Fisheries Research Scientist

Jim McKean,  Research Geomorphologist

Bruce Rieman, Emeritus Fisheries Scientist

Rocky Mountain Research Station - Air, Water and Aquatic Environments Sciences Program
Last Modified:  Tuesday, 18 March 2014 at 16:14:54 CDT

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