Welcome to the Fluvial Habitats Center website, which is a joint research facility shared by  Dr. Joe Wheaton's Ecogeomorphology and Topographic Analysis Lab (ET-AL) and Dr. Nick Bouwes's Eco Logical Research Lab at Utah State University in the Department of Watershed Sciences

Recent Publications out of FHC

  • Hough-Snee et al. publish Pacific Northwest riparian vegetation study in RRA The FHC and ET-AL's Nate Hough-Snee, Joe Wheaton and Ryan Lokteff (M.S. 2013) recently collaborated with the Forest Service's Brett Roper to publish a landscape ...
    Posted Sep 29, 2014, 11:55 AM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Weber, Bouwes CHaMP bioenergetics research highlighted The FHC's Nicks, Weber and Bouwes had their recent paper in CJAFS, "Estimation of salmonid habitat growth potential through measurements of invertebrate food abundance and temperature" highlighted in the ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2014, 7:27 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Hough-Snee and Pond forest restoration note published in Ecological Restoration The ET-AL's Nate Hough-Snee and his former UW colleague Rodney Pond have published their work assessing how soil amendment shapes forest restoration in North Cascades National Park ...
    Posted Aug 29, 2014, 7:45 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
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People in the Lab... Coming & Going

  • Kirstie Fryirs, FHC, and USU Geomorphology students visit restoration project The Raft River beaver restoration, a UDWR and USU FHC collaboration, was recently implemented by a combination of USU, UDWR, and Utah Conservation Corps volunteers. Designed by Kent Sorenson, Joe ...
    Posted Sep 18, 2014, 5:14 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Ladies and Gentlemen, the 2014 ET-AL Graduate Students... From left to right: Fearless leader Joe Wheaton (and yes, his face froze like that...forever), PhD Students Nate Hough-Snee and Alan Kasprak, and M.S. students, Martha Jensen ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2014, 7:01 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Rebecca Rossi and Martha Jensen begin M.S. degrees in the ETAL The ETAL welcomes Rebecca Rossi and Martha Jensen, both of whom have joined the Ecogeomorphology and Topographic Analysis Lab at Utah State University to pursue Masters degrees. Martha, a New ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2014, 4:01 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Elijah Portugal joins the FHC After successfully defending his MS thesis in the Watershed Sciences Department here at Utah State in December, Elijah is now joining the FHC to plan and implement beaver-assisted restoration ...
    Posted Aug 18, 2014, 11:39 AM by Elijah Portugal
  • Florie Consolati successfully defends MS thesis ET AL masters student Florie Consolati successfully defended her thesis on the thermal and geomorphic attributes of portions of Bridge Creek that have been recently colonized by North American beaver ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 8:54 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
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News from JoeWheaton.org



ET-AL FHC News

  • Nate Hough-Snee Inteviewed on Utah Public Radio Nate was recently interviewed on UPR about restoration work in the lab, his EPA Star Fellowship, and the upcoming Restoring the West conference. Listen to the interview here.
    Posted Oct 17, 2014, 9:08 AM by Joe Wheaton
  • Hough-Snee awarded EPA STAR Graduate Fellowship As hard as it was to write a third-person title about myself (at Joe's request), it's easier than answering questions on your science with the media for ...
    Posted Oct 11, 2014, 9:30 AM by Joe Wheaton
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