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

  • 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
  • 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
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People in the Lab... Coming & Going

  • 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
  • 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
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