National March for the Climate April 29, 2017

People across the nation will be marching in support of the earth. On the Palouse the Lori Batina Memorial Climate March will begin with a gathering and welcome by Nez Perce earth keepers at Friendship Square, followed by a march to East City Park where a rally for earth will feature music, drumming, and speakers. This event will […]

Graduate student scholarship to attend the WaterSmart Innovations Conference in Las Vegas October 4-6, 2017

Seeking graduate students with research, experience, or interest in the areas of water demand management, water supply, and water conservation. Please respond via email to Jon Yoder or Jacqueline McCabe by May 4 if you would like to receive a graduate student scholarship. If you wish to be considered for an oral presentation […]

Package Intro: Multivariate Time Series – MAR models

This week Dr. Steve Katz will discuss multivariate time series analysis using the MARSS package. There is some supplementary material for this talk: packages needed: MAR1 and MARSS An example of using MAR1 and MARSS on ecological data: R demo supplement 20130305 The package user guide to help orient you with the MARSS package

Categories: R Working Group

Stable Isotope Theory and Methods, (Biol 540), Fall 2017

Lecture: Tu, Th 9:10 – 10:25 Lab: TU 1:25 – 4:15 Students will learn to design, interpret, and critically evaluate the use of stable isotopic tools. Specifically, we will focus on efficiently learning terminology and notation, sources of variation, mathematical models of isotope composition, and key applications of stable isotope techniques. The laboratory section of […]

USDA-NIFA-CGP-006325: Higher Education Challenge Grants Program Projects supported by the Higher Education Challenge Grants Program will: (1) address a state, regional, national, or international educational need; (2) involve a creative or non-traditional approach toward addressing that need that can serve as a model to others; (3) encourage and facilitate better working relationships in the university science and education community, as […]

Paid summer internship with the Idaho NRCS Snow Survey to a UI water resources student or recent graduate.

The intern will assist NRCS with the annual maintenance and upgrading of NRCS’s Snotel and snow course sites across the state. Based out of Boise, the 13 weeks of work will take you to tops of mountains from the headwaters of the Snake River to the Idaho Panhandle.  For a complete job description and to […]

USGS Model Evaluation Summer SESSION

USGS is seeking summer interns to evaluate hydrologic cycle models and observational data across the United States.  A prototype tool has been developed that allows exploration of observations and model results at several spatial and temporal scales.  During the summer, a team of students will engage in rigorous application of this tool to identify the […]