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2018

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Supplementation and Community Involvement as Drivers of Salmon Recovery: Summer Chum Salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) Populations in Union and Tahuya Rivers, Washington, United States, Seth M. Elsen

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High Resolution Monitoring of River Bluff Erosion Reveals Failure Mechanisms and Geomorphically Effective Flows, Sara Ann Kelly and Patrick Belmont; Water

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Evaluation of `Structure-from-Motion' from a Pole-Mounted Camera for Monitoring Geomorphic Change, Rebecca K. Rossi

2017

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Omnivorous Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Watershed Studies Institute Research Symposium

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Omnivorous Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Midwest Ecology and Evolution Conference (MEEC)

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Ecological Society of America Conference

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Sigma XI Symposium

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Intraspecific Variation and Ecosystem Function: Implications for more effective Post-Restoration Monitoring, Donald J. Benkendorf and Howard H. Whiteman; Rocky Mountain Stream Restoration Conference

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Changes in Floodplain Inundation under Non-Stationary Hydrology for an Adjustable, Alluvial River Channel, Bruce C. Call

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To What Extent Might Beaver Dam Building Buffer Water Storage Losses Associated with a Declining Snowpack?, Konrad Hafen

Restoration potential of native bulrush genotypes under reduced water availability, Rachel Nia Hager and Karin Kettenring; 2017 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

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Quantifying Riverbed Sediment Using Recreational-Grade Side Scan Sonar, Daniel Hamill

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Optimizing Barrier Removal to Restore Connectivity in Utah’s Weber Basin, Maggi Kraft

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Twentieth Century Channel Change of the Green River in Canyonlands National Park, Utah, Alexander E. Walker

2016

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf; Watershed Studies Institute Research Symposium

Effects of Density and Size Structure on Top-Down Control by an Omnivore, Donald J. Benkendorf and Howard J. Whiteman; Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting

Functional trait screening of bulrushes to improve restoration of ecosystem multifunctionality in wetlands, Rachel Nia Hager and Karin Kettenring; USU Student Research Symposium

Intraspecific variation in native bulrushes as a potential driver of restoration multifunctionality, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Marty, K. Hulvey, and Karin Kettenring; 2016 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Restoring ecosystem multifunctionality in wetlands through native bulrushes, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Marty, K. Hulvey, and Karin Kettenring; Great Salt Lake Issues Forum

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Relationships between Riparian Vegetation, Hydrology, Climate and Disturbance across the Western United States, Nathaniel Hough-Snee

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A Lota lota consumption: trophic dynamics of non-native Burbot in a valuable sport fishery, Stephen L. Klobucar, W. Carl Saunders, and Phaedra Budy; Transactions of the American Fisheries Society

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The Role of a Beaver in Shaping Stream Channel Complexity and Thermal Heterogeneity in a Central Oregon Stream, Florence Consolati Machen

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Revegetation of Bulrushes Bolboschoenus Maritimus, Schoenoplectus Acutus, and S. Americanus in Great Salt Lake Wetlands: Seed Biology and Influence of Environmental Factors on Rhizomes, James Marty

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Aligning Conservation Goals and Management Objectives for Bonneville Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus Clarki Utah) in the Logan River, Utah, Harrison Mohn

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Effects of Environmental Water Rights Purchases on Dissolved Oxygen, Stream Temperature, and Fish Habitat, Nathaniel R. Mouzon

Contrasting trait responses to latitudinal climate variation in two lineages of an invasive grass, Thomas J. Mozdzer, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, C. Edward Proffitt, and Laura A. Myerson; Biological Invasions

Complex invader-ecosystem interactions and seasonality mediate the impact of non-native Phragmites on CH4 emissions, Peter Mueller, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Thomas J. Mozdzer, J. Adam Langley, Kai Jensen, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Biological Invasions

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Discharge-Suspended Sediment Relations: Near-channel Environment Controls Shape and Steepness, Land Use Controls Median and Low Flow Conditions, Angus A. Vaughan

2015

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The Effectiveness of Livestock Exclosures in the Restoration of Steelhead Onchorychus mykiss Habitat and Populations in the John Day River Basin of Eastern Oregon, Matthew Archibald

Effects of Omnivory and Size Structure on Trophic Cascades, Donald J. Benkendorf; Murray State University Departmental Graduate Research Proposal Presentation

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Commonwealth of Pennsylvania University Biologists Meeting

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Mansfield University Showcase of Student Scholarship

The Effect of a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Conestoga River, Donald J. Benkendorf; Mansfield University Senior Seminar

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Using Network Models to Predict Steelhead Abundance, Middle Fork John Day, OR, Monica R. Blanchard

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Short Term Effectiveness of High Density Large Woody Debris in Asotin Creek as a Cheap and Cheerful Restoration Restoration Action, Reid Camp

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Global change accelerates carbon assimilation by a wetland ecosystem engineer, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Environmental Research Letters

Gross primary productivity of Phragmites australis under elevated CO2 and N enrichment, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer

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Effects of Environmental Water Transfers on Stream Temperatures, Logan Elmore

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A Century of Geomorphic Change of the San Rafael River and Implications for River Rehabilitation, Stephen T. Fortney

Brackish marsh methane emissions increase under Phragmites australis invasion, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Global Change Research Symposium

Phragmites australis Invasion Influences Brackish Marsh Methane Emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; 2015 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Phragmites australis invasion influences brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Leaves of Green Environmental Symposium

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Linking Form and Process in Braided Rivers Using Physical and Numerical Models, Alan Kasprak

Genetic response of Phragmites to multiple global change factors, M. K. McCormick, Thomas J. Mozdzer, I. Slette, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, and J. Patrick Megonigal; 2014 Society of Wetland Scientists Annual Meeting

Invading Phragmites australis stimulates methane emissions from tidal marshes, Peter Mueller, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal

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Population and Community Dynamics of Freshwater Decapods in Response to Ecological and Anthropogenic Factors in Subtropical Streams in the Caribbean, Omar Perez-Reyes

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Matching Watershed and Otolith Chemistry to Establish Natal Origin of an Endangered Desert Lake Sucker, Deanna Strohm

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Great Salt Lake Past and Present: Elevation and Salinity Changes to Utah's Great Salt Lake from Railroad Causeway Alterations, James S. White

2014

Seasonal carbon fixation by an invasive wetland grass under global change, Joshua S. Caplan, Rachel Nia Hager, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting

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Ecomorphological and Genetic Investigations into the Utah Lake, UT Sucker Complex with Comparisons to the Jackson Lake, WY Sucker Complex, David Cole

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An Evaluation of the Relative Performance of Diploid Versus Triploid Brook Trout with Consideration of the Influence of Lake Characteristics, Andy Dean

Carbon fixation by the invasive common reed under current and near future CO2 and nitrogen conditions, E. Geoghegan, Joshua S. Caplan, L. Brougham, Rachel Nia Hager, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Mid-Atlantic Regional Climate Symposium

Phragmites australis functional traits and carbon fixation are affected by anthropogenic climate change, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Aquatic Estuarine Research Society Meeting

Rising CO2 and N influence Phragmites australis functional traits and carbon fixation, Rachel Nia Hager, Joshua S. Caplan, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Society of Wetland Scientists Mid Atlantic Regional Conference

Rapid changes in genotype frequency by an invasive species in response to elevated CO2 and N, Rachel Nia Hager, M. McCormick, I. Slette, J. Patrick Megonigal, and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting

Influence of Phragmites australis invasion on brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Undergraduate Science Research Symposium

Influence of Phragmites australis invasion on brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal; Bryn Mawr Summer Science Research Poster Symposium

Influence of Phragmites australis invasion on brackish marsh methane emissions, Rachel Nia Hager, Justin E. Meschter, Peter Mueller, Thomas J. Mozdzer, and J. Patrick Megonigal

Physiological and morphological effects of anthropogenic climate change on Phragmites australis, Rachel Nia Hager and Thomas J. Mozdzer; Tri-College Environmental Studies Student Conference

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Geomorphic Change Detection Using Multi-Beam Sonar, James Hensleigh

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Modeling to Improve Vegetation-Based Wetland Biological Assessment, Robin C. Jones

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Movement and Habitat Use of Bonneville Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus Clarki Utah): A Case Study In the Temple Fork Watershed, Ryan L. Lokteff

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Distribution and Drivers of a Widespread, Invasive Wetland Grass, Phragmites australis, in Great Salt Lake Wetlands, Arin Lexine Long

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Factors Affecting the Toxic Cyanobacteria Nodularia Spumigena in Farmington Bay of Great Salt Lake, Utah, B. Eric McCulley

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Linking Temporal and Spatial Variability of Millennial and Decadal-Scale Sediment Yield to Aquatic Habitat in the Columbia River Basin, Elijah Portugal

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Are Experimentally Derived Estimates of Thermal Tolerance Useful in Interpreting Species Distribution Models, Iva Sokolovska

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Channel Adjustment and Channel-Floodplain Sediment Exchange in the Root River, Southeastern Minnesota, Michael A. Souffront Alcantara

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Use of a Net Rate of Energy Intake Model to Examine Differences in Juvenile Steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) Densities and the Energetic Implications of Restoration, C. Eric Wall

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The Ecosystem Role of Fishes in Lotic Environments, Christopher C. Wheeler

2013

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Comparison of Topographic Surveying Techniques in Streams, Sara G. Bangen

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A Multi-Scale Investigation of Factors Limiting Bull Trout Viability, Tracy Bowerman

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Effects of Inorganic Nutrients and Dissolved Organic Carbon on Oxygen Demand in Select Rivers in Northern Utah, Joseph L. Crawford

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Development of sediment budgets at multiple scales, Susannah O'brien Erwin

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Understanding the Relationship Between Livestock Disturbance, The Protocols Used to Measure that Disturbance and Stream Conditions, Lindsey M. Goss

Physiological and morphological effects of anthropogenic climate change on Phragmites australis, Rachel Nia Hager

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Modeling USA stream temperatures for stream biodiversity and climate change assessments, Ryan A. Hill

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Mechanisms of Vegetation-Induced Channel Narrowing on an Unregulated Canyon-Bound River, Rebecca Blanche Manners

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Colorado River cutthroat habitat resistance and resilience to climate change, Kate Olsen

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The Ecology and Genetics of Schoenoplectus maritimus, an Important Emergent Macrophyte, Across Diverse Hydrologic Conditions--Implications for Restoration, Amanda Clare Sweetman

2012

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Modeling freshwater mussel distribution in relation to biotic and abiotic habitat variables in the Middle Fork John Day River, Oregon, Ericka E. Hegeman

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The Blackwood Creek Reach 6 Restoration Project's Influence on Reach Scale Sediment Scour and Storage Characteristics, David Raymond Immeker

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Using Short-Term Environmental Education Programs To Increase Student Learning and Elicit Positive Attitude Change, Tiffany Kinder

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Factors influencing the distribution of brown trout (Salmo trutta) in a mountain stream: Implications for brown trout invasion success, Christy Meredith

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The Influence of Geology and Other Environmental Factors on Stream Water Chemistry and Benthic Invertebrate Assemblages, John R. Olson

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The Survival and Growth of Adult Bonneville Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii utah) in Response to Different Movement Patterns in a Tributary of the Logan River, Utah, Jared W. Randall

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Identifying and quantifying sediment sources and sinks in the Root River, Southeastern Minnesota, Justin Collin Stout

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Environmental Assessment of Streams: Linking Land Use, Instream Stressors, and Biological Indices to Infer Likely Causes of Ecological Impairment, Jacob J. Vander Laan

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Geomorphic Changes Following Beaver Dam Failure and Abandonment, Sonya Britt Welsh

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Integrating Remote Sensing and Ecosystem Models for Terrestrial Vegetation Analysis: Phenology, Biomass, and Stand Age, Gong Zhang

2011

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Seasonal Transport of Suspended Solids and Nutrients Between Bear River and Bear Lake, Cody M. Allen

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Historic Channel Change and Post-Project Analysis of a Habitat Restoration Project on the Upper Strawberry River, Utah, Marshall Bruce Baillie

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The Effect of Stream Restoration on Preferred Cutthroat Trout Habitat in the Strawberry River, Utah, Nicolas R. Braithwaite

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15N Tracer and Modeling Analyses of Nutrient Transport Through Lakes in a Subalpine Watershed, David M. Epstein

2010

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Modeling Bark Beetle Outbreak and Fire Interactions in Western U.S. Forests and the Invasion Potential of an Invasive Puerto Rican Frog in Hawaii Using Remote Sensing Data, Simon A. Bisrat

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Pervasive Thermal Consequences of Stream-Lake Interactions in Small Rocky Mountain Watersheds, USA, Jessica D. Garrett

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Spatial Epidemiology of Birth Defects in the United States and the State of Utah Using Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Statistics, Samson Y. Gebreab

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Assessing Linkages Among Landscape Characteristics, Stream Habitat, and Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Idaho Batholith Ecoregion, Andrew C. Hill

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Introduced Sport Fish and Fish Conservation in a Novel Food Web: Evidence of Predatory Impact, Kevin Lee Landom

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Intercomparison of PRISM and Daymet Temperature Interpolation from 1980 to 2003, Rebecca A. Scully

2009

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Maintaining Population Persistence in the Face of an Extremely Altered Hydrograph: Implications for Three Sensitive Fishes in a Tributary of the Green River, Utah, Jared L. Bottcher