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Bring me your tap water!

Can you spare 2 mL of tap water? Citizen Science + Isotopes + SPATIAL family = a project I want to help out with.  The isotopes of water vary systematically across landscapes due to evaporation and precipitation processes. Given this, we can pretty easily distinguish water between Miami and Omaha …

Last day of summer!

Summer seems to have flown by – classes start tomorrow and all of us in my lab are transitioning back to classes (up next for me: Intro to Global Climate Change). The students that worked with me this summer are amazing and I am excited to work with them as …

Team Fire

Team Fire has spent the last five weeks collecting soil and water samples from burned and unburned Ponderosa watersheds. At the start of June we were joined by Brian Buma (thank you NOVUS Scientist Exchange Grant) who taught us how to quantify fuel loads, above ground biomass, etc. You can …

Lab all cleaned out!

Thanks to Darren for getting the lab ready for my arrival (and Howard & Miro for being gracious and giving me the bigger lab space)!