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

  • New Article from Reid Camp on Apps Makes Front Page of EOS Reid Camp and Joe Wheaton recently published an article in EOS that discusses the utility of doing field data collection with mobile apps. In it they show off the HDLWD ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2014, 3:16 PM by Joe Wheaton
  • Bennett, Saunders and Bouwes paper runs in Transactions of the American Fisheries Society Mary Conner of USU's Wildland Resources Department and the FHC's Steve Bennett, Carl Saunders and Nic Bouwes recently published their paper, "Comparison of Tributary Survival Estimates of Steelhead ...
    Posted Dec 6, 2014, 4:48 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • 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
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People in the Lab... Coming & Going

  • Konrad Hafen to begin M.S. degree in the ET-AL Konrad Hafen, the undisputed champion undergraduate of the QCNR and USU, is moving from his current position as a programmer/technician on the ET-AL's MORPHED and braided rivers ...
    Posted Dec 6, 2014, 5:32 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • 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
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News from JoeWheaton.org



ET-AL FHC News

  • Reid Camp to defend M.S. December 11, 2014 The ET-AL looks forward to Reid Camp's thesis defense, "Short-term effectiveness of high-density, large, woody debris in Asotin Creek, Washington State."
    Posted Dec 3, 2014, 11:26 AM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • ET-AL's Restoring the West talks on Youtube Last month's Restoring the West presentations have all been archived on Youtube, including talks by FHC members Nick, Wally, and I (Nate).https://forestry.usu.edu/htm/video/conferences ...
    Posted Nov 28, 2014, 10:53 AM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • ET-AL Researchers Present Stream Work at Restoring the West The Fluvial Habitat Center and Ecogeomorphology and Topographic Analysis Lab presented numerous posters and talks at the recent Restoring the West conference on the Utah State campus. Wally MacFarlane, Martha ...
    Posted Oct 24, 2014, 2:40 PM by Nate Hough-Snee
  • 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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