|Emeritus Faculty Member, Utah State University ‐ Watershed Sciences|
Landscape limnology, Biogeochemical controls on aquatic productivity, Algal-nutrient relationships, Spatial-temporal relationships in fish foraging, Ontogeny of temperature selection and bioenergetics of fishes, Stable isotopes and food webs, Ecology of endemic and threatened fishes, and Saline lake limnology
Honors and Awards
- 2009 - Teacher of theYear, College of Natural Resources
- 1995 - Graduate Student Mentor of the Year, Dept. of Fisheries & Wildlife, USU
- 2005 - Advisor of the Year, College of Natural Resources, USU
- 2005 - Honorary Recognition for Education & Human Resources Development, American Society of Limnology & Oceanography
- 2006 - Registry of Distinguished Graduates, Dept. of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University
- 2007 - Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year, College of Natural Resources, Utah State Univ.
- 2009 - Teacher of the Year, College of Natural Resources, Utah State University
5210 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-5210
Location: BNR 106
Featured Works (8)
Harmful algal blooms in the Great Salt Lake (Utah): Salinity ...
Association for the Advancement of Limnology and Oceanography (2013)
Agricultural, industrial and particularly secondary-treated domestic wastes from metropolitan Salt Lake City flow into Farmington Bay, a 280 km2 shallow ...
Managing Lake Urmia, Iran for Diverse Restoration Objectives: Moving Beyond ...
Civil and Environmental Engineering Faculty Publications (2020)
There is widespread interest to restore drying saline lakes to improve local economies and ecosystems. At Iran’s large, hypersaline Lake ...
Peer-Reviewed Articles (94)
Bioassay analysis of nutrient and Artemia franciscana effects on trophic ...
14-day microcosm experiments demonstrated the strong interactions between bottom–up and top–down effects of nutrient addition (control, nitrogen, phosphorus, nitrogen + phosphorus) and Artemia ...