Full Spring 2013 Schedule

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Date Presentation Title PowerPoint
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Andrea Brookfield
University of Kansas
01/16/13 "Integrated Hydrologic Models: Building New Tools for Water Management" PDF
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Brandi Flyr
Nebraska Department of Natural Resources
01/23/13 "The Niobrara River Basin Study: Using Various Models to Assess Water Supplies and Demands" PDF
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Kate A Berry
Nebraska Department of Natural Resources
01/30/13 "Participatory Water Governance: Experiences and Issues from around the World" PDF
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George Huffman
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
02/06/13 "Global Precipitation in the 21st Century" PDF

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Steven J. Taff
Department of Applied Economics
University of Minnesota
02/13/13 "Do We Really Have Too Much Water Pollution? The Nexus Between Economic Science and Physical Science" PDF
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Megan Mullin
Temple University
02/20/13 "The New Local Politics of Water"
Lecture cancelled due to incelment weather.
   
Annika Walters
University of Wyoming
02/27/13 "Resistance and Resilience of Aquatic Communities to Low Flow Disturbance"
Video and powerpoint files unavailable for this lecture.
   
Ahjond S. Garmestani
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
03/06/13 "Adaptive Governance of Urban Watersheds" PDF
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David Strayer
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
03/13/13 "Effects of the Zebra Mussel Invasion on Aquatic Ecosystems: the Hudson River and Beyond" PDF
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Adam Ward
University of Iowa
03/27/13 "Dynamics of Transport and Fate of Solutes in Hydrologic Landscapes" PDF
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Lawrence Buja
National Center for Atmospheric Research
04/03/13 Williams Memorial Lecture - "Implications for Water, Food and Energy from the Latest IPCC Climate Simulations" PDF
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Jeremy Weiss
University of Arizona
04/10/13 "Recent Variations in Low-Temperature and Moisture Constraints on Vegetation in the Southwestern U.S." PDF
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Bradley Rippey
USDA
04/17/13 "The U.S. Drought of 2012: Once-in-a-Generation Crop Calamity" PDF
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Steven Peterson
USGS, Nebraska Water Science Center
04/24/13 "The High Plains Groundwater Availability Study: Abundant Groundwater Doesn't Necessarily Mean Abundant Surface Water" PDF
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