H2OSU - November 14, 2011

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Monday, November 14, 2011
(Fall Term, Week 8)


OSU Water Events This Week


Monday, November 14, 4-5 pm, Autzen House (811 SW Jefferson Ave), Rectification and Reterritorialization in the Klamath Basin, Hannah Gosnell, Center Research Fellow, Geosciences Faculty, OSU

Tuesday, November 15, 3:30-4:30 pm, Agricultural & Life Sciences 4001, Evaluating the influence of climate and demography on predator-prey relationship in North Pacific ecosystems, Dr. Mary Hunsicker, College of Ocean. & Atmosph. Sciences, Oregon State University

Tuesday, November 15, 3:30-4:30 pm, Burt Hall 193, Use of Model Fields for Trajectory Predictions at NOAA's Office of Response and Restoration, Amy MacFadyen, NOAA Office of Response and Restoration, Seattle WA

Wednesday, November 16, 4-5 pm, Kelley Engineering Center 1001, Blue Revolution: Unmaking Americas Water Crisis, Water Resources Research Seminar: At the Interface of Science and Policy, Cynthia Barnett, senior writer at Florida Trend Magazine, author of two books, Mirage: Florida and the Vanishing Water of the Eastern U.S., and Blue Revolution: Unmaking America's Water Crisis


Upcoming OSU Water Events

Monday, November 21, 9-10 am, Nash 404, Stream Team Monday Morning Meetings--Rangewide climate vulnerability assessment for bull trout, Jason Dunham, USGS FRESC Corvallis Research Group

Monday, November 21, 4-5 pm, Agricultural & Life Sciences 4000, “Drought Tolerant New Crops: Pipe Dream or Potential Reality for Oregon Agriculture?”, Rich Roseberg CSS/HORT/IPSI- Crop Science


Look ahead on our online osu water events calendar.


Water Community Announcements


  • T-shirts are now available! Go to Wilkinson 027, or contact a Hydrophiles officer to arrange a pick up.
  • Harmony Burright is leading the Hydrophiles' effort to earn salmon-safe certification for OSU from Salmon-Safe.  Contact Harmony if you would like to get involved (paulsenh@geo.oregonstate.edu). 


Recent OSU Water Publications

Aswani, S, Christie P, Muthiga NA, Mahon R, Primavera JH, Cramer LA, Barbier EB, Granek EF, Kennedy CJ, Wolanski E et al. (1/2012) The way forward with ecosystem-based management in tropical contexts: Reconciling with existing management systems Marine Policy Abstract OSU authors: Cramer, Hacker

Jaeger, WK (10/2011) Economic Analysis for Ecosystem-Based Management by Daniel S. Holland, James N. Sanchirico, Robert J. Johnson, and Deepak Joglekar Journal of Regional Science Abstract OSU authors: Jaeger

Fujiwara, M, Mohr MS, Greenberg A, Foott SJ, Bartholomew JL (09/2011) Effects of Ceratomyxosis on Population Dynamics of Klamath Fall-Run Chinook Salmon Transactions of the American Fisheries Society Abstract OSU authors: Bartholomew

Hostetter, NJ, Evans AF, Roby DD, Collis K, Hawbecker M, Sandford BP, Thompson DE, Loge FJ (09/2011) Relationship of External Fish Condition to Pathogen Prevalence and Out-Migration Survival in Juvenile Steelhead Transactions of the American Fisheries Society Abstract OSU authors: Hostetter, Roby

Shippentower, GE, Schreck CB, Heppell SA (09/2011) Who's Your Momma? Recognizing Maternal Origin of Juvenile Steelhead Using Injections of Strontium Chloride to Create Transgenerational Marks Transactions of the American Fisheries Society Abstract OSU authors: all


For Faculty: Funding Opportunities

Foundation: HydroGeoPhysics (HGP) Facility Travel Grants--CUAHSI 12/01/2011    

USDOD: Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP)-Defense Coastal/Estuarine Research Program (DCERP) 01/05/2012 

NSF: Research Initiation Grants to Broaden Participation in Biology 01/09/2012      


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


For Students: Funding Opportunities


Foundation: 2012-2013 William L. Fisher Congressional Geoscience Fellowship 02/01/2012     

Foundation: The Society of Woman Geographers Evelyn L. Pruitt National Fellowship for Dissertation Research 02/01/2012   



Job Opportunities

Forest Watershed Program Manager, The National Council for Air and Stream Improvement, Inc. (NCASI) (Corvallis, OR) (closing 11/30/2011)

Research Scientist/Engineer Principal (Hydroclimatology), University of Washington (Seattle, WA) (open until filled)

Assistant Professor of Wildland Watershed Hydrology, University of California (Berkeley, CA) (closing 12/20/2011)

PhD positions in Landscape Hydrology, Johns Hopkins University (Baltimore, MD) (closing 1/15/12)


Regional Events and Conferences 

CUAHSI Fall Cyberseminars-"Earth Observatories for Interdisciplinary Science: Reports from Critical Zone Observatories and Water, Sustainability and Climate Studies" Mike Goulden (Southern-Sierra CZO) | Friday, November 18, 2011 | on-line  

2012 Sustainable Water Management Conference | Sunday, March 18, 2012 - Wednesday, March 21, 2012 | Marriott Portland Waterfront Hotel, Portland, OR


National and International Events and Conferences

2012 UCOWR/NIWR Conference, Managing Water, Energy, & Food in an Uncertain World | Tuesday, July 17, 2012 - Thursday, July 19, 2012 | Santa Fe, NM | Call for abstracts are now open!


(View the complete calendar of external events online.)

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