H2OSU: February 23, 2015

Monday, February 23, 2015
(Winter Term, Week 8)

 

OSU WATER EVENTS THIS WEEK

Wednesday, February 25, WRGP Winter Seminar: Dr. Keith Mills - Reservoir Storage Feasibility as part of Oregon's Integrated Water Resource Strategy | 4:00-5:00 | Peavy Hall 242

Friday, February 27, OSU Women in Science: Outside the Lab | 1:00-2:00 | Richardson Hall 313

Friday, February 27, Eco-Film Festival - "What Rivers are Worth" | 6:30-9:00 | Odd Fellows Hall, 233 SW 2nd St., Corvallis, Oregon

 

UPCOMING OSU WATER EVENTS

Monday, February 23, Monday Morning Meeting - Linking aquatic consumers to stream function: A field experiment at the HJ Andrews |  10:00 am - 11:00am | Nash Hall 32

 

COMMUNITY WATER ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Summer Opportunities at HJ Andrews Experimental Forest
OSU's College of Forestry, in conjunction with Kansas State University, is looking for six field technicians to assist researchers at HJ Andrews Experimental Forest this summer. Research will involve stream ecology and morphology. Applications are still being accepted, and the position will remain open until filled. More information can be found here

 

Kim Ogren, Aaron Wolf's PhD Geography student, won the Outstanding Student Oral Presentation Award at the recent American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Annual Conference! Well deserved! Kim is doing her PhD dissertation research on the Columbia River Treaty.

RECENT OSU PUBLICATIONS

Hoppe B, White D, Harding A, Mueller-Warrant G, Hope B, Main E (12/2014) High resolution modeling of agricultural nitrogen to identify private wells susceptible to nitrate contamination Journal of Water and Health OSU author: Harding

Scheibe TD, Murphy EM, Chen X, Rice AK, Carroll KC, Palmer BJ, Tartakovsky AM, Battiato I, Wood BD (01/2015) An Analysis Platform for Multiscale Hydrogeologic Modeling with Emphasis on Hybrid Multiscale Methods Groundwater OSU author: Wood

Burt TP, Howden NJK, McDonnell JJ, Jones JA, Hancock GR (01/2015) Seeing the climate through the trees: observing climate and forestry impacts on streamflow using a 60-year record Hydrological Processes OSU author: Jones

 

FOR FACULTY: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

USGS: Water Resources Research National Competitive Grants Program (02/19/2015)

L'Oreal USA For Women in Science Fellowship Program (03/20/2015)

(Visit the IWW funding database for more funding links...)

 

FOR STUDENTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES     

Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program (02/20/2015

Reds Wolman Graduate Student Research Awards (03/01/2015)

University of Wyoming - National Parks Service Grants (03/20/2015)

Oregon Lakes Association Scholarship (05/01/2015)

Pathways to Science Undergraduate Scholarships and REU's/Internships (Dates vary, see link for details)

Pathways to Science Graduate Scholarships and REU's/Internships (Dates vary, see link for details)

Oregon BEST Funding Opportunities (Dates vary, see link for details)

 

INTERNSHIP AND REU OPPORTUNITIES

Stewardship Intern (3) | North Coast Land Conservancy | Seaside, OR | 04/01/2015

Trips and Tours Program Assistant | Tualatin Riverkeepers | Tualatin, OR | Open until filled

 

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Interdisciplinary | U.S Army Corps of Engineers | Portland, Oregon | 02/26/2015

Associate/Full Professor, Water Resources & Multi-Disciplinary Leadership | West Virginia University | Morgantown, WV | 03/02/2015

Engineering Technician III - Water Resources | City of Lacey | Lacey, Washington | 03/06/2015

Natural Resource Specialist 4 | Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board | Salem, Oregon | 03/06/2015

Graduate Resource Assistantship - Plant-based Remediation and Systems Research and Extension (2) | Clemson University | Clemson, South Carolina | 03/15/2015

Land Steward | North Coast Land Conservancy | Seaside, OR | 03/18/2015

Assistant Professor, Ecosystem Services | Clemson University | Clemson, South Carolina | 04/06/2015

PhD and MSc Positions - Department of Geography and Environmental Sustainability | University of Oklahoma | Norman, Oklahoma | Open until filled

Associate Planner | ESA | Seattle, Washington | Open until filled

Environmental Data Manager | Landau Associates | Multiple Locations in Oregon and Washington | Open until filled

Lead Wastewater Treatment Engineer/Project Manager | MWH Global | Bellevue, Washington | Open until filled 

Fisheries Habitat Biologist III (Project Leader - Umatilla Basin Fish Habitat Enhancement Project) | Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation | Mission, Oregon | Open until filled

Fisheries Habitat Biologist II (Umatilla Basin Fish Habitat Enhancement Project) |Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation | Mission, Oregon | Open until filled

(All New!)

 

REGIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

Society for Northwestern Vertebrate Biology Annual Meeting | Embassy Suites Downtown | Portland, OR | Tuesday, February 24 - Friday, February 27, 2015 

Oregon Academy of Sciences Conference | University of Portland | Portland, OR | Saturday, February 28, 2015

Public Interest in Environmental Law Conference: Changing Currents | Environmental and Natural Resources Law Center, University of Oregon | Eugene, OR | Thursday, March 5 - Sunday March 8, 2015 

Metolius Water Quality Conference | Camp Sherman Community Hall | Camp Sherman, Oregon | Thursday, March 12, 2015

OGWA Spring Technical Seminar | Holiday Inn Portland South | Portland, OR | Friday March 13 - Saturday March 14, 2015. 

Sustainable Water Management Conference | Portland Marriot Downtown Waterfront | Portland, OR | Sunday, March 15 - Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Washington Hydrogeology Symposium | Hotel Murano | Tacoma, WA | Tuesday, April 14 - Thursday, April 16, 2015

2015 Northwest Environmental Health Conference | Portland, OR | Friday, April 17, 2015

2015 Hydrophiles Water Research Symposium | CH2M Hill Alumni Center | Corvallis, OR | Sunday, April 26 - Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Flow 2015: Third International Council for Instream Flows | Red Lion Jantzen Beach | Portland, OR | Tuesday, April 28 - Thursday April 30, 2015

Managing Stormwater in Oregon Conference | Sheraton Portland Airport | Portland, OR | Thursday, May 21, 2015

(View the complete calendar of external events online.)

 

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL EVENTS AND CONFERENCES

2015 Student Water Conference | Thursday, March 26, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015 | Oklahoma State University | Stillwater, OK 

XVth IWRA World Water Congress | Monday, May 25 - Friday, May 29, 2015 | Edinburgh International Conference Center (EICC) | Edinburgh, Scotland

Water is not for Gambling: Utilizing Science to Reduce Uncertainty | Tuesday, June 16 - Thursday June 18, 2014 | Green Valley Ranch Resort | Las Vegas, NV

NGWA Upper Great Plains Groundwater Conference | Tuesday, September 22 - Wednesday, September 23, 2015 | Little America Hotel & Resort | Cheyenne, Wyoming