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
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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

United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

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Air, Water and Aquatic Environments Science Program Site Map


AWAE Scientists and Professional Profiles

AWAE Science Briefing Papers (PDF)


Link to all AWAE personnel



Frank McCormick, AWAE Program Manager, Boise Lab



John Buffington, Research Geomorphologist


Kate Dwire, Research Riparian Ecologist


Kelly Elder, Research Hydrologist


Bill Elliot, Research Civil Engineer


Robert Hubbard, Research Ecologist


Daniel Isaak, Fisheries Research Scientist


Charlie Luce, Research Hydrologist


Hugo Magana, Fisheries Biologist


Jim McKean,  Research Geomorphologist


Robert Musselman, Research Plant Physiologist


David Nagel, Spatial Analyst and Physical Scientist


Daniel Neary, Research Soil Scientist


Chuck Rhoades, Research Biogeochemist


Bruce Rieman, Emeritus Fisheries Scientist


Peter Robichaud, Research Engineer


Sandra Ryan Burkett, Research Hydrologist/Geomorphologist


Russ Thurow, Research Fisheries Scientist


Natalie Wagenbrenner, Engineer


Michael Young, Research Fisheries Biologist



Entire RMRS Staff Directory (pdf)

Adaptation for Wildland Aquatic Resources

Bull Trout and Climate Change

Bull Trout Monitoring

Burned Area Emergency Response (BAER) Tools

Carbon Storage in Mountain Rivers

Changes in Channel Morphology Over Human Time Scales - Science Briefing

Chinook Redd Distributions

Geomorphic Classification of Rivers

Climate Change And Spawning Habitat

Climate Change and Wildfires

Climate Change and Fish Conservation

Climate Change and Rocky Mountain Native Trout

Consequences of salvage logging on post-beetle outbreak lodgepole pine forests

DNA barcoding at riverscape scales

Detecting Rare Species Using Environmental DNA (eDNA)

Estimating Valley Confinement

Forest Biomass Utilization and Watershed Processes

Veterans Service At Fraser Experimental Forest

Geomorphic Road Assessment and Inventory Package (GRAIP)

Monitoring the Effects of the High Park Fire

Measuring Water and Sediment Discharge

Mountain pine beetle effects on lodgepole transpiration

Movement and Capture Efficiency of Radio-Tagged Salmonids

National Stream Internet

NorWeST: A Regional Stream Temperature Database and Modeled Climate Scenarios – Science Briefing

Ozone in Mountain Ecosystems
Road Decommissioning: Picking the Right Road

Pilot Watershed Vulnerability Assessment Project

Precipitation Declines in Pacific Northwest Mountains

River Bathymetry Toolkit (RBT)

Reducing post-fire hillslope erosion

Reducing post-fire runoff and sediment yields

Reducing Post-Fire Hillslope Erosion with Wood Shreds

Remote Sensing

Sediment Delivery In A Changing Climate

Spatial Statistical Modeling Tools for Stream Networks

Species Distribution Uncertainty

Stream Isotherm Shifts from Climate Change

Stream Temperature Modeling and Monitoring

Tools to Model Road Impacts

Using Underwater Epoxy To Install Temperature Sensors

Western US Stream Flow Metric Dataset

Wildfire impacts on stream sedimentation

AWAE Field Units

Projects and Publications

All AWAE Forest Service Research Field Unit Locations and Labs (including Experimental Forests)

Albuquerque Research Field Unit

Boise Research Field Unit

Flagstaff Research Field Unit

Fort Collins Research Field Unit

Missoula Research Field Unit

Moscow Research Field Unit

AWAE Publications

AWAE Research Projects and Themes for Forest Service Research


Fish and Cattle Grazing Reports


IF3: Integrating Forests, Fish, and Fire

NorWeST Stream Temperature - Regional Database and Model


River Bathymetry Toolkit (RBT)


Sediment Transport data

Stream Temperature Modeling and Monitoring Website

Tools for Spatial Statistical Modeling on Stream Networks

Valley Bottom Confinement


WEPP - Water Erosion Prediction Project


Western Division AFS - 2008 Bull Trout Symposium - Bull Trout and Climate Change


Western US Stream Flow Metric Dataset


About the AWAE Science Program


All AWAE Forest Service Research Field Unit Locations and Labs

AWAE Science Program Mission Statement

Contact the RMRS AWAE Science Program

AWAE Scientists

Air, Water and Aquatic Environments Science Program Home Page - Forest Service Research Team

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Site Map - Air, Water, and Aquatic Environments (AWAE) Forest Service Science Program


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Rocky Mountain Research Station - Air, Water and Aquatic Environments Sciences Program
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