Environmental flows

Environmental flows

The water needs of people and natural ecosystems are expected to become increasingly in conflict. Water managers are cognizant of these pressures, yet there remains a critical knowledge gap of the ecological tradeoffs associated with dam and flow management, including...

Hydrologic connectivity

Ephemeral and intermittent streams in the southwestern United States exist in a precarious balance between drying and flooding. These extreme flow characteristics structure the ecological processes and productivity of aquatic and riparian communities and shape species...