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

The FHC is based in the basement of the Eccles Conference Center (ECC 102):


Recent Publications out of FHC

  • Crew Variability Paper Published in ESPL Sara Bangen, Joe Wheaton, Nick Bouwes, and others just published a paper examining the role of observer variability in ground-based topographic surveys of wadeable streams in Earth Surface Processes ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2014, 1:16 PM by Sara Bangen
  • ET-AL team collaborates with USFS on instream wood research FHC/ET-AL team members Alan Kasprak and I (Nate Hough-Snee) recently published our work on the direct and indirect drivers of wood in the Columbia and Missouri River ...
    Posted Jun 6, 2014, 6:59 AM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • 3D Laser Scanning and Archaeology The Utah State University Archeological Services enlisted the use of the ETAL lab Leica Scan Station 2 terrestrial laser scanner to create a digital model and high resolution photography of ...
    Posted Apr 14, 2014, 9:01 AM by Kenny ejte
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People in the Lab... Coming & Going

  • 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
  • FHC welcomes Logan Elmore and Marco Negovschi as summer field technicians Logan Elmore (USU, above) and Marco Negovschi (UNLV, below) have joined the FHC as field technicians for the summer season. Both Marco and Logan will be working with Fluvial Habitat ...
    Posted May 30, 2014, 9:01 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • Reid Camp Joins ET-AL Lab - Starts MS Reid Camp, who has been working for Eco Logical Research, Inc. an collaborating with ET-AL on the Asotin Creek Intensively Monitored Watershed for the past four years has joined ...
    Posted Jan 19, 2013, 9:01 AM by Joe Wheaton
  • Applied Plant Ecologist Nate Hough-Snee Joins ET-AL Nate Hough-Snee will officially be joining the ET-AL lab to pursue his PhD. Nate will be working on some aspect of beaver feedbacks and impacts on riparian ecology ...
    Posted Aug 8, 2012, 7:34 AM by Joe Wheaton
  • Geospaital Guru Wally Macfarlane Joins ET-AL! We're excited to welcome Wally Macfarlane to the lab. Wally brings with him a wealth of experience in GIS, photogrammetry and applied spatial research in ecology, conservation and geography ...
    Posted Jul 28, 2012, 10:57 AM by Joe Wheaton
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