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Dr. Sarah Yarnell rocks a conference Down Under

Dr. Sarah Yarnell of the Center for Watershed Sciences on Feb 7-12, 2016 will be presenting on the impacts of hydrograph shape on sediment transport in a gravel-bedded stream at the 11 International Symposium on Ecohydraulics in Melbourne, Australia.


Submitted by Megan Nguyen on January 11, 2016 - 11:17am

The Department of Wildlife, Fish and Conservation Biology and the Center for Watershed Sciences are offering a unique Spring quarter course in Applied Watershed Science.

Submitted by Ann Willis on December 9, 2015 - 3:16pm

The Center for Watershed Sciences and UC Davis School of Law is hosting a weekly series of public speakers on California water policy this winter,...

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Nicholas Pinter
Submitted by Chris Bowman on November 18, 2015 - 1:53pm

A nationally recognized expert in flood risks and management has joined the Center for Watershed Sciences, bringing to UC Davis a Midwestern perspective on rivers and plans for collaborating with river researchers worldwide. 

Submitted by Chris Bowman on November 2, 2015 - 4:57pm

WHAT: Interdisciplinary presentations and panel discussions on the prospects, challenges and opportunities of California having an El Niño event with heavy precipitation this winter.

WHEN: 3:30 p.m.— 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015

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