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Improve the reliability of Reclamation water deliveries by producing effective solutions, tools, and practices that Reclamation water managers can use to prevent water conflicts with the environmental demands on water supplies.

Researcher Title ID Start Year End Year
Ahlers, Darrell Southwestern Willow Flycatcher--Contribute to the Delisting by Evaluating Reclamation River Operations to Maximize Habitat Benefits and Minimize Water Use; Assess Relationship Between Salt Cedar and Native Habitats, River Operations, and Multiple-Use 183 2004 2006
Baird, Drew Design Guidelines for New Technology, Low-Cost Bank Stabilization Features 8370 2011 2012
Baird, Drew Design Methods and Guidelines for New Technology, Low Cost Bank Stabilization Features Also Used for River Restoration 8819 2008 2008
Baird, Drew In Channel Systems for Providing Endangered Species Habitat While Providing Continued Water Delivery and Use and Power Production 7621 2005 2007
Baker, Michael Evaluation of Passive Bioreactors to Reduce Selenium Impacts from Reclamation Projects 394 2006 2007
Baker, Michael Passive Selenium Bioreactor--Pilot-scale Testing 4414 2008 2009
Bandrowski, David DJ J Engineering Log Jam Design Standards 2212 2012 2012
Bark, Raymond Charles Cathodic Protection Systems and Effects on Fisheries Near Reclamation 3427 2007 2009
Bark, Raymond Charles Ensuring Water Delivery Reliability: Dam Operations, Discharge Regime, Hyporheic Flow, and Salmonid Egg Survival 804 2004 2005
Bark, Raymond Charles Inventory of Reclamation Facilities where Lamprey Species Exist, Issues Confronting Lamprey, and How to Aid Fishways for Passage and Monitoring 6532 2008 2008
Bark, Raymond Charles Inventory of Reclamation facilities where lamprey species exist, issues confronting lamprey, and how to aid fishways for passage and monitoring. 5784 2006 2006
Bauer, Travis Determining the Accuracy of Depth Measurements Taken from Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler 3504 2009 2009
Bell, Alan Investigating Alternate Methods for Extracting Hydraulic Model Output Measurements 5783 2005 2008
Bender, Merlynn D Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Scoping to Incorporate Mussels in Flow and Water Quality Models 2320 2010 2010
Best, Eric Investigation of Reclamation Project Effects and Management Recommendations for Native Fish of the Milk River in Montana Using Innovative Telemetry Techniques 1068 2004 2009
Best, Eric Monitoring Federally Listed Bull Trout (_Salvelinus confluentus_) Movements and Habitat Preferences in Proximate to Reclamation's Facilities in Order to Reduce Potential Litigation Actions That Would Effect Delivery of Water 401 2004 2006
Best, Eric Use of High Definition Imaging Sonar as a Methodology for Evaluating Native Fish Spawning Behavior and Habitat Preference in Areas Impacted by Reclamation Structures and Operations. 8855 2007 2009
Best, Eric Use of High Definition Imaging Sonar as a Methodology for Evaluating Reclamation Fish Passage Structures 1559 2005 2005
Bountry, Jennifer Decision Framework to Determine Potential Sediment Impacts and Analyses for Reservoir Sediment Sluicing and Dam Decommissioning 8462 2008 2011
Bountry, Jennifer Elwha Dam Removal Science Symposium and Field Trip 6959 2012 2012
Bountry, Jennifer Evaluating Climate-induced Runoff and Temperature Change on Stream Habitat Metrics for Endangered or Threatened Fish 6507 2011 2013
Bountry, Jennifer Predicting Vertical and Lateral Sediment Erosion in River and Reservoir Settings 7356 2012 2014
Bountry, Jennifer Technical Workshop on Large Wood Applications and Research Needs in River Settings 3775 2012 2012
Boutwell, John Dissolved Nitrogen Gas Removal on Irrigation and Power Projects 1124 2004 2007
Bowen, Mark D Biological Impacts on Reclamation Operations from Climate Change 5891 2011 2011
Bowen, Mark D Development and Use of Fisheries Models in Water Resource Planning: Assessing Impacts of Alternative Operations 1084 2004 2006
Bowen, Mark D How Much Flow is Enough? The Effects of Altering Discharge on the Naches River, Washington 61 2004 2006
Bowen, Mark D Non-Physical Barrier (NPB) for Fish Protection Evaluation: Can an Inexpensive Barrier Be Effective for Threatened Fish? 8740 2009 2010
Bowen, Mark D Saving Water and Insuring Delivery: Flow Prescription and the Discharge to Habitat Relationship for a Listed Anadromous Salmonid 7899 2007 2010
Bowen, Mark D Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Non-Physical Barriers (NPB) for Fish Protection and Avoiding Mussel Impacts 8531 2010 2010
Brekke, Levi Seasonal Climate Forecasts for Water Temperature projections in Reservoirs and Streams 2403 2006 2006
Brekke, Levi Using Seasonal Climate Forecasts to Improve Temperature Control Planning in Reservoirs and Streams 7523 2007 2007
Broderick, Susan Developing Ultrasound Imaging as a Fish Research and Management Tool at Reclamation Fish Facilities 4067 2008 2008
Broderick, Susan Developing Ultrasound Imaging as a Fish Research and Management Tool at Reclamation's Fish Facilities 2817 2009 2010
Broderick, Susan Impacts of Saltcedar and Saltcedar Control on Wildlife in the Southwestern United States: Publishing Research Results 5524 2011 2011
Broderick, Susan Management Guidelines to Reduce Endangered Species Conflicts from Salt Cedar Control at Reclamation Water Projects 9331 2005 2007
Brummer, Joseph Soil and Substrata Salinity Trends at Irrigated Glacial Till Sites 761 2004 2005
Camp, Susan Assessment of Potential Effects of Operation of Reclamation Facilities on Pacific Lamprey in Major Tributaries of the Columbia River Basin 35 2009 2011
Carlson, John Sediment Accumulation in Reservoirs: Comparison of Watershed Sediment Yield Models with Measured Sedimentation Volumes 9353 2013 2013
Chapman, Michelle J Innovative Constructed Wetlands for Removing Endocrine Disrupting Compounds from Reclaimed Wastewater 104 2012 2012
Collins, Kent Achieving Reservoir Sustainability 2943 2012 2012
Collins, Kent Developing Guidelines for Formulating Reservoir Sustainability Plans 6080 2013 2014
Collins, Kent Rock Ramp Interstitial Flow and Design Guidelines 2253 2007 2009
Conway, Stan Demonstration of Applications to control Waterlogging and Salinization 725 2004 2004
Coors, Shane High-Precision Reservoir Release Scheduling Model with Real-Time Tributary Forecasts 1839 2006 2006
Corwin, Richard Monitoring and Evaluation of the Potential Impacts of the Red Bluff Diversion Dam on Green Sturgeon 1887 2008 2009
Craft, Doug Enhancing Reclamation Water Storage Capacity using Dredging 6583 2005 2005
Croghan, Mark Using the Fiber Optic Distributed Temperature Sensing (DTS) System to Determine Temperature Dynamics and Groundwater Spring Influences due to Channel Relocation and Habitat Enhancement in a Mountain Stream 9654 2009 2010
Cuhaciyan, Christopher Mobility and Stability of Large Woody Material 3842 2013 2013
Dahm, Katharine Oxnard Saline Treatment Wetlands 9424 2012 2013
Dahm, Katharine Projected Impacts of Climate Change Induced Water Quality Trends on Reclamation Operations 4311 2013 2013
Eacock, Michael Cs Implementation of a Real-Time Forecasting System to Control Selenium Contamination in the Delta Mendota Canal (DMC) 2958 2006 2006
Eacock, Michael Cs Real-time monitoring, modeling and management of selenium drainage discharges in the Delta Mendota Canal 947 2004 2004
Eberts, Debra Adaptation of Salt Cedar Biocontrol Beetles to Shorter Critical Daylengths 3237 2007 2007
Eberts, Debra Development of Salt Cedar Biocontrol Methods for Water Supply Recovery and Protection, including a Demonstration on the Arkansas River 506 2004 2006
Eberts, Debra Geographic deployment of _Diorhabda elongata_ for Salt Cedar Biocontrol and Water Supply Restoration 302 2004 2007
Eckhardt, David Mapping Surface Water Quality in Flaming Gorge Reservoir using Hyperoin Spaceborne Hyperspectral Imagery 1288 2004 2004
Eder, Christopher Scoping the potential use of ecosystem service accounting protocols in environmental analysis 4942 2014 2014
Fahy, Juli Comparison of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Soil Extraction Method 3051 with USGS Perchloric Acid Soil Extraction Method 849 2004 2005
Faubion, Rosalie Use of Artificial Den Structures by Endangered San Joaquin Kit Foxes 1104 2004 2004
Fenton, Kathleen Development of a Spatial Model for Saltcedar using GIS to Map Present Range, Predict Future Spread of Untreated Saltcedar and Select Restoration Sites Most Likely to be Successfully Restored to Desirable Native Vegetation 1361 2004 2004
Fitzgerald, Gretchen Can Water Catchments Mitigate for Wildlife (Bighorn Sheep) Mortality, Due to Occurrence of Blue Green Algae (_Cyanobacterial_ Toxins) in Owyhee Reservoir? 2874 2009 2010
Fotherby, Lisa Conceptual Model for Predicting Changes in River Pattern and Form, in Response to Management Actions 5618 2009 2009
Fuerst, Richard Infiltration Gallery Database 7020 2005 2005
Gaeuman, David Assessment of Habitat Complexity and Ecological Functions Provided by Gravel Bars Resulting from Gravel Augmentation and Channel Rehabilitation 5907 2013 2013
Gaeuman, David Bedload Adaptation Length for Modeling Bed Evolution in Gravel-bed Rivers 3054 2012 2013
Gaeuman, David Compilation and Assessment of River Restoration Evaluation Metrics 7592 2014 2014
Gaeuman, David Monitoring the Effectiveness of Gravel Augmentations Downstream from Dams for Habitat Improvements 295 2010 2012
Gessford, Lisa Verification and Testing of a Numerical Model for Evaluating Issues Related to Water Supply Reliability, Water Quality and Ecosystem Health 245 2005 2007
Godaire, Jeanne Solutions for Habitat-Critical Side Channel Loss 6257 2009 2009
Graf, Phil Improving the Quality of Irrigation Drainage Water Being Used to Support a Wildlife Refuge 1 2004 2004
Greimann, Blair Assessing and Reducing the Uncertainty of Predictions from Hydraulic and Hydrologic Models 8128 2007 2009
Greimann, Blair Assessing and Reducing the Uncertainty of Predictions from Hydraulic and Hydrologic Models 9320 2011 2013
Greimann, Blair Effects of Climate Change and Reservoir Operations on Riparian Vegetation 1596 2014 2014
Greimann, Blair Monitoring of the Lake Powell Delta 6847 2006 2006
Greimann, Blair Predicting the Interactions between Flow, Sediment, and Riparian Vegetation 1368 2011 2013
Greimann, Blair Prediction of Bank Erosion to Improve River Restoration Strategies and Reservoir Sediment Management 6606 2010 2012
Greimann, Blair Prediction of Impacts Associated with Reservoir Sediment Management 1262 2004 2005
Greimann, Blair Prediction of River Meandering and Habitat Formation 92 2006 2008
Hanna, Leslie Cone Screen Riverine Baffle Design 3670 2012 2013
Hanna, Leslie Downstream fish passage for large storage dams 3544 2014 2014
Hanna, Leslie Fish Screen Research 382 2004 2004
Hannon, John American River Steelhead Baseline Determination for Gauging Progress toward Delisting Steelhead and Increasing Reliability of Water Deliveries 842 2004 2005
Hannon, John Reducing Risk of Water Conflicts Related to Operational Impacts to Salmon 2759 2006 2010
Harpman, David Alexander Discounting for Long-Lived Water Resource Investments 3574 2014 2014
Harrison, Katrina San Joaquin River Restoration Program Geophysical Analysis for Seepage Management and Channel Capacity Improvement 4267 2012 2012
Heiner, Bryan Modernization of Trashrack Raking Systems to Manage Quagga Mussel Settlement 2675 2011 2013
Hiebert, Steve Automated Fish Separator, Imaging, and Data Recording System for Use on Existing Fish Traps and Monitoring Systems 6668 2007 2008
Hiebert, Steve Ensuring Water Delivery through Effective Fish Counting 4399 2005 2006
Hiebert, Steve Evaluation of Underwater Strobe Lights as a Means of Reducing Fish Entrainment at Dams and Diversions 1081 2004 2005
Hiebert, Steve Fish Passage and Entrainment Workshop 4803 2008 2008
Hiebert, Steve Quantification of Fish Entrainment at Water Diversions to Develop Fish Protection Systems and Maintain Water Deliveries 687 2004 2006
Hiebert, Steve The Potential Use of Sound for Fish Protection at Diversion and Power Production Facilities 343 2004 2005
Hilldale, Robert C. Calibration of Bed Load Impact Sensors for Surrogate Sediment Measurement 115 2012 2014
Hilldale, Robert C. Development of a Continuous Bedload Transport Measurement Technique 6499 2008 2009
Hilldale, Robert C. Evaluation of Aerial Bathymetric Surveys in Shallow Riverine Environments 1573 2006 2006
Hilldale, Robert C. Federal Interagency Sedimentation Project 2559 2013 2014
Hilldale, Robert C. Federal Interagency Sedimentation Project (FISP) 1293 2004 2006
Hilldale, Robert C. Passive Acoustic (Hydrophone) Measurement of Coarse Bed Load 4864 2012 2014
Hilldale, Robert C. Passive Hydro-Acoustic Monitoring of Gravel-Bed Material Sediment Load for Management of Gravel-Bed Rivers, including Gravel Augmentation to Improve Endangered Fish Habitat Downstream from Dams 3253 2011 2011
Hilldale, Robert C. Reclamation of Flood Plain Mining Pits to Improve Habitat and Reduce Potential for Flood Damage 4842 2005 2006
Hilldale, Robert C. Surrogate Sediment Measurement Technologies--Federal Interagency Sedimentation Project (FISP) 6435 2008 2010
Holburn, Elaina Advanced Photogrammetry Techniques as a Tool for Evaluating Sediment Gradations 5066 2008 2009
Holburn, Elaina Literature Review of Large Woody Debris (LWD) Guidelines and Implementation Strategies 3987 2008 2008
Holburn, Elaina River-Spanning Rock Structures Research and Design Guidelines 6388 2008 2009
Holdren, Chris Ecological Impacts and Possible Environmental Controls of Zebra/Quagga Mussels on Reclamation Reservoirs 6003 2013 2013
Holdren, Chris Ecological Impacts of Dreissenids on Cyanobacteria-Producing Toxins in Western Reservoirs 2358 2011 2011
Holdren, Chris Identify Causitive Factors to Manage Nutrients and Perchlorate in Lake Mead 1221 2004 2005
Holdren, Chris Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Pre- and Post- Impacts of Zebra/Quagga Mussels on the Physical, Chemical, and Biological Attributes on Reclamation Reservoirs 2113 2010 2010
Holroyd, Ed Aerial Documentation of Biocontrol of Purple Loosestrife 841 2004 2004
Horn, Mike Evaluating the Effects of Operations to Avoid Adverse Impacts to Downstream Water Deliveries 305 2004 2007
Horn, Mike Evaluation of Fish Passage at Roza Dam, Yakima River, Washington 1457 2006 2007
Horn, Mike Impact of Quagga Introduction on Reservoir Water Quality 3318 2011 2011
Horn, Mike Impact of Quagga Mussel Introduction on Particulate Organic Matter Drift, Ecosystem Level Impacts 3997 2011 2012
Horn, Mike Path Selection by Outmigrating Juvenile Chinook Salmon, Ramifications for Constructing and Operating Diversions 5552 2007 2007
Hosler, Denise Bacteria, Geochemistry, and Hydrology: an Investigation of the Mechanisms of Clogging to Determine How Best to Address Them in Wells and Drains for Improved Operation and Maintenance 9999 2005 2008
Hosler, Denise Detecting Environmental Impacts of Invasive Mussel Infestations: Development of an Algae and Zooplankton Database using FlowCam™ Technology 2387 2014 2014
Hosler, Denise Detection of Invasive Mussel Environmental DNA (eDNA) by Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) 8912 2014 2014
Hosler, Denise Determining the Rate of Mortality for Salt Cedar by Size and Age Class Resulting from Repeated Defoliation by the Biocontrol Agent _Diorhabda elongata deserticola_ to Increase Water Salvage along Rivers in the Western United States 9561 2005 2008
Hosler, Denise Dressinid Mussel Monitoring and Detection Laboratory 5042 2013 2014
Hosler, Denise Quantitatively Monitoring the Effects of the Biocontrol Agent _Diorhabda elongata deserticola_ on Salt Cedar Resprouts to Determine the Efficacy of Long-term Biocontrol at Various Reclamation Release Sites in the Western United States 6397 2006 2008
Hosler, Denise Survey of Possibilities for the Reduction of Operation and Management Costs for _Salvinia molesta_ and Other Invasive Aquatic Weed Species by Identification of Productive and Potentially Profitable Use of Biomass Utilizing Zero Emission Research and Initi 4658 2005 2006
Hosler, Denise Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Viability of _Dreissenid_ Veligers through our Conveyance Systems and Downstream Rivers 4454 2010 2010
Hubble, Joel Denney Design An Adult Fish Transport System For Dam Passage 289 2014 2014
Hurcomb, Douglas SEM Characterization of Drain Biofouling for Dreissenid Mussels 2427 2013 2013
Jansen-Lute, Chris Ecologically Based System Management- Blackfoot Reach, Snake River, Idaho 1002 2004 2004
Karp, Cathy Development of Full-Duplex Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Antenna system for Deep River/Canal Systems 5437 2014 2014
Karp, Cathy Evaluation of salmonid smolt survival at Roza Diversion Dam and the downstream 11-mile Reach 2237 2012 2013
Karp, Cathy Impact of Quagga and Zebra Mussels on Reclamation Fish and Habitat Restoration Activities 5123 2008 2008
Karp, Cathy Investigating New Fish Screening Technology and Modification of Existing Infrastructure to Reduce Impacts of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels on Reclamation Facilities 4111 2010 2012
Karp, Cathy Life history and ecological impacts of quagga mussels in Lake Havasu, Lower Colower River 9084 2014 2014
Karp, Cathy Predation on Listed Fishes at Reclamation Facilities and Ways to Reduce its Impact 7432 2008 2011
Karp, Cathy Steelhead Habitat Use and Reclamation Operations in the Yakima River, Washington 1125 2004 2007
Karp, Cathy Testing ability of widely used fish screens to resist quagga mussel fouling 4923 2013 2013
Karp, Cathy Testing ability of widely used fish screens to resist quagga mussel fouling 5740 2014 2014
Karp, Cathy Use of Off-channel Habitats for Rearing Threatened and Endangered Colorado River Fishes 6644 2005 2005
Karp, Cathy Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Fish Predation on Quagga Mussels 9508 2010 2013
Keele, Jacque Identification of Unknown Organisms by DNA Barcoding: A Molecular Method for Species Classification 45 2014 2014
Keele, Jacque Optimization of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Primers for Early Detection of Quagga and Golden Mussels 3688 2014 2014
Kelly, Kevin L. Alternate Control Strategy for Dreissinids Using Carbon Dioxide 1367 2013 2013
Kelly, Kevin L. Aquatic Species Surveillance Using Environmental DNA 2105 2014 2014
Kelly, Kevin L. Early Warning Detection of Zebra Mussels 8487 2007 2008
Kelly, Kevin L. Inhibition of Biofilm Formation 3326 2006 2010
Kelly, Kevin L. Performance Testing for Polymerase Chain Reaction Assays 7954 2014 2014
Kelly, Kevin L. Production and Testing of Antibodies for Dreissena Mussels 9640 2011 2014
Kelly, Kevin L. Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Control of __Dreissena__ BioFouling Using Carbon Dioxide 9530 2010 2010
Kelly, Kevin L. Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Molecular Monitoring and Viability of _Dreissena_ Veligers 6911 2010 2010
Kimbrel, Sean Bathymetric Data Collection Techniques around Large Wood 450 2013 2013
Kimbrel, Sean Maximizing the Benefit of Smaller Engineered Log Jams 5796 2014 2014
Kimbrel, Sean Validation and Improvement of SRH-1D for Dam Removal and Sediment Sluicing Projects 5325 2014 2014
Korson, Chuck Characterization of Cyanobacterial Biomass in a Reclamation Reservoir 3837 2010 2011
Lai, Yong Assessing Spatially Distributed Temperatures for Water Suitability and Habitat 7872 2008 2010
Lai, Yong Quantitative Modeling Tools of Scour and Morphological Impact due to Large Wood Debris Structures 4495 2014 2014
Lai, Yong Quantitative Modeling Tools of Scour and Morphological Impact due to Large Wood Debris and Other In-Stream Structures 5772 2013 2013
Lair, Ken Decision Support Model Development for Habitat Suitability, Risk of Habitat Loss, Treatment Prioritization, and Restoration Potential in Riparian Corridors of the Rio Grande Infested with Saltcedar (Tamarix spp.) 627 2005 2006
Lair, Ken Decision Support Model Development for Habitat Suitability, Risk of Habitat Loss, Treatment Prioritization, and Restoration Potential in Riparian Corridors of the Rio Grande Infested with Saltcedar (Tamarix spp.) 1287 2004 2004
Lair, Ken Development of Revegetation Strategies, Methods, and Infrastructure to Meet Land Retirement and Restoration Demands in the Central Valley of California 1224 2004 2004
Lair, Ken Establishment of Native Shrubs and Trees in Reservoir Drawdown Zones for Restoration of Endangered Bull Trout (_Salvelinus confluentus_) Habitat 1265 2004 2008
Lair, Ken Evaluation of Invasive Species Management Strategies and Technologies for Protection of Drawdown Zones in Annually Drafted or Drought-Affected Reservoirs 5039 2007 2007
Lair, Ken Stabilization of Water Facility Lands Following Removal of Salt Cedar (_Tamarix spp._) 781 2004 2007
Lair, Ken Streambank stabilization methods for use following extensive chemical spraying of saltcedar along the Pecos River, N.M. to ensure efficient water delivery. 4251 2005 2006
Lair, Ken Utilizing Invasive Tree Species Biomass While Restoring Harvested Areas to Low Water Utilization Species. 6985 2005 2005
Landis, Mike Drought and Salinity Impacts on the Rio Grande Project 4028 2007 2007
Lasater, Christina Valuing Flow and Water Dependent Ecological Resiliency under the Secure Water Act 8737 2013 2014
LeBlanc, Ron Solutions to Mussel Infestation Issues in Fire Protection and Other Systems at Reclamation Facilities 6002 2012 2012
Lee, Stephen Response of Groundwater, Soil, and Surface Water Systems to Land Retirement in the Central Valley of California 303 2004 2006
Lentz, Dale Researching a Concept for a Self Regulating Articulated Fishway 9548 2013 2013
Lentz, Dale Underwater Curtain Technology for Enhancing Downstream Fish Passage in Storage Reservoirs 6884 2012 2012
Levish, Dan Fire Probability, Erosion Susceptibility, and Post-Wildfire Sediment Management 1401 2004 2004
Lieberman, Davine Feasibility of Adaptively Managing Reclamation's Klamath Project Reservoirs to Provide Suitable Water for Endangered Species, Refuges, Tribal Trust Assets, and Agriculture 121 2004 2005
Lieberman, Davine Feasibility of Nutrient Enrichment to Reclamation Reservoirs to Enhance Biological Productivity for Reintroduced Anadromous Salmonids 851 2006 2007
Lieberman, Davine Managing for Algal Toxins in Reclamation's Reservoirs 4939 2006 2010
McKinstry, Mark Development of a Floating Passive Integrated Transponder (PIT) Tag Antenna Interrogation System 257 2010 2010
McKinstry, Mark The Effects of Electrofishing on the Reproductive and Developmental Health of Razorback Sucker in the Colorado River Basin 2408 2011 2011
Mefford, Brent Design and performance of infiltration galleries intregrated into constructed rock riffles. 686 2004 2004
Mefford, Brent Design of Low Maintenance Water Diversion Fish Screens (WD1-FY03-007-BOR) 626 2004 2005
Mefford, Brent Developing Design Guidelines for Low Head Fish Friendly Diversion Dams 6066 2006 2008
Mefford, Brent Evaluation of Fry and Juvenile Fish Survival in Spillways and Drop Structures (WD1-FY03-005-BOR) 624 2004 2006
Meuleman, Allyn Evaluating the Cost Effectiveness of Data Collection Techniques and Relative Improvements in Modeling Reservoir Production 7622 2009 2011
Meuleman, Allyn Evaluation and Development of National Aeronautic and Space Administration's (NASA) Experimental Advanced Airborne Research Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) (EAARL) for Accurate Representation of High Resolution Channel Bathymetry for Hydraulic Mod 9251 2008 2010
Miller, Ronald Investigating Alternative Technologies to Identify Invasive Species Extent in the Rio Grande and Other Basins in the Western United States 1183 2004 2007
Miller, Ronald Using Remote Sensing Technology to Facilitate Detection of River System Changes 1296 2004 2008
Montague, Steve Evaluating Innovative Swim-Thru Fishway Valve Lock System for Medium Head Applications 7707 2011 2011
Mooney, David Applying Work and Energy Methods to Predict the Magnitude of Geomorphic Imbalances 8137 2007 2007
Mooney, David Armoring and Embedding Processes in Sediment Impact Analysis Methods (SIAM) 1436 2005 2006
Moore, Stanton David Management of Special Status Herpetofauna as Related to Reclamation Projects in the Rocky Mountain States 4345 2005 2005
Moore, Stanton David Status, Distribution and Management of Aquatic Herpetofauna as Related to Reclamation Projects within the Middle Rio Grande and Missouri River Basins. 7650 2007 2010
Moris, Don Evaluate New Smaller Efficient Types of Low Head Fishways 4627 2009 2009
Moris, Don Evaluating Innovative Swim-Thru Fishway Valve Lock System for Medium Head Applications 5083 2009 2009
Morris, Chelsie Habitat Modeling Field Validation for Various Salmonid Life Stages in Middle Fork John Day River, Oregon 69 2008 2008
Mortensen, Josh Creating Turbulence to Prevent Invasive Mussel Colonization within Pipelines 9829 2011 2012
Mortensen, Josh Creating Turbulence to Prevent Mussel Colonization in Pipelines - Continued 7169 2013 2013
Mortensen, Josh Fish Predator Reduction Using Fish Traps with Bait Attraction 4290 2012 2013
Mortensen, Josh Optimization of Turbulence Generation System to Prevent Invasive Mussel Colonization within Pipelines 4183 2014 2014
Mortensen, Josh Resistance of Protective Coatings and Pipe Linings to High-Pressure Water Jets Used for Invasive Mussel Removal and Cleaning 1740 2011 2012
Nagode, James A Business Intelligence and Knowledge Stewardship Methodology Focused on Data and Information within the River Restoration Community. 7253 2013 2013
Nelson, Mark Assessing the Ecological Costs of Streamflow Regulation 6188 2010 2011
Nelson, Mark Developing Low-cost, Effective Methods for Evaluating Aquatic Ecosystems 101 2004 2008
Nelson, Mark Ecological Costs of Streamflow Regulation 8721 2012 2014
Nelson, Mark Effects of Climate Change on Riparian Vegetation Structure, Water Uptake, and Dependent Pollinators along Mainstem Rivers in the Colorado River Basin 310 2010 2012
Nelson, Mark Invertebrate Communities Used as Indicators of River Restoration 1196 2006 2009
Nelson, Mark Predicting the ecological consequences of hydrologic and thermal modification in wadeable streams: The climatic context 8224 2014 2014
Nelson, Mark Salmon Spawning Gravels as a Critical Indicator of Restoration Potential: San Joaquin River, California 5683 2011 2012
Nelson, Mark Streamflow and Nutrient Constraints on the Productivity and Habitat Quality of Desert Riparian Ecosystems in the West 15 2012 2014
Nelson, Mark Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Environmental Effects and Spread of Quagga and Zebra Mussels in Flowing Water Systems in the western U.S. 4442 2010 2012
Newsom, Michael Development of an Evaluation Scheme to Predict Performance of Endangered Species Act (ESA) Fish Rehabilitation Projects Based on Linkages between Present and Projected Hydraulics, Stream Temperature and Food Web Function 9182 2010 2010
Newsom, Michael Watershed Classification for Salmon Productivity--a Multivariate Landscape Characterization Process for Selecting Restoration Sites 8940 2009 2009
Nibling, Fred Biological Control of Russsian Olive (_Elaeagnus angustifolia_): Feasibility Study 3743 2005 2005
Nibling, Fred Management of Quagga and Zebra Mussels for Preventing Blockage of Water in Delivery Systems and Protecting Infrastructure 3582 2008 2008
Nibling, Fred Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Controlling Quagga and Zebra Mussels in Reclamation Facilities with Bacteria (_Pseudomonas fluorescens_ [Pf]) 7017 2010 2010
Nibling, Fred Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Evaluation of Ultraviolet (UV) Light Treatment To Minimize Impacts of Larval Settlement in Facilities 2392 2010 2010
OMeara, Scott Integrated Control of Invasive Aquatic Weeds for Preventing Blockage of Water Delivery Channels, Conserving Water, and Reducing Operating Costs 1001 2004 2008
OMeara, Scott Integrating Biological Control Agents (Insects) with Herbicides for Suppression of Salt Cedar (_Tamarix spp._): Development of Cost-Effective Tools for Saving Water by Controlling an Invasive Phreatophyte 5000 2008 2008
OMeara, Scott Water Conservation and Habitat Improvement in Riparian Flood Plains: Evaluation of Integrated Management Methods for Multiple-Species, Multiple-Growth Form Invasive Plants 3430 2008 2008
Olsker, Nichole Small, Terrestrial Mammal Communities within Native And Non-Native Dominated Riparian Vegetation along the San Pedro and Gila Rivers in Central Arizona 1705 2008 2010
Osterberg, John Impact of Invasive Species Water Use on Lower Colorado River Operations 1537 2012 2012
Osterberg, John Impact of Invasive Species Water Use on Lower Colorado River Operations 5086 2011 2011
Parkinson, Sharon Identifying Indicators and Guides for Sustainability of Pools in Gravel-bed Rivers 4362 2010 2012
Parkinson, Sharon Quantification of Temperature Change to a Water Body Influenced by Subsurface Return Flow 2440 2011 2012
Parkinson, Sharon Scoping Proposal Focused on Quantifying Temperature Change to a Water Body Influenced by Subsurface Return Flow 6817 2009 2009
Parkinson, Sharon Scoping Proposal Linking Physical, Biological and Aqueous Geochemical Processes to Ecosystem Responses 2259 2009 2009
Parkinson, Sharon Scoping Proposal Linking Physical, Biological and Aqueous Geochemical Processes to Ecosystem Responses 9062 2010 2010
Platt, Jonathan Measuring the Economic Value of Fisheries using Non-Traditional Methods 5621 2006 2006
Porter, Michael CContributions to Delisting Rio Grande Silvery Minnow: Egg Habitat Identification 682 2004 2005
Portz, Donald E. Capture and Handling Stress in Fish Species of Special Concern at Reclamation Projects 2035 2007 2007
Portz, Donald E. Fish-Holding-Associated Stress in Salvaged Fishes at Reclamation Facilities 2301 2008 2009
Portz, Donald E. Improving Fish Species Recognition and Tracking Algorithms to Identify Fishes in Turbid Water 3618 2011 2011
Portz, Donald E. Improving Passive Integrative Transponder Technology for Use at Reclamation Facilities and Challenging Systems. 4427 2012 2012
Pucherelli, Sherri Evaluation of the Impact of Ultra-Violet Light Treatment on Quagga Mussel Veligers at Davis Dam 891 2014 2014
Pucherelli, Sherri Habitat Suitability Parameters for Invasive Mussels at Reclamation Managed Facilities and Waters 6714 2013 2014
Pucherelli, Sherri Impact of Sample Preservation on the Detection of Invasive Mussel Larvae (veligers) by Microscopy and PCR 3157 2014 2014
Radtke, Robert Detailed evaluation of salinity trends at selected salinity control projects. 1441 2004 2004
Raff, David Bureau of Reclamation Automated Modified Einstein Procedure (BORAMEP) 2603 2006 2006
Rieker, Jeff Improved reservoir operation to enhance fisheries - a Truckee River fisheries modeling application 946 2004 2004
Russell, Kendra Development of Design Considerations for Engineered Large Woody Debris (LWD) Structures 8329 2009 2010
Schlag, Allen Investigation of Updates Aquatic Herbicides and Newer Technologies for Controlling Aquatic Pests in Water Conveyance Systems in the Western United States 4871 2008 2008
Sechrist, Juddson Assessment of Pelagic Fish Entrainment at Glen Canyon Dam Using Experimental Fyke-type Netting Systems 4017 2008 2008
Sechrist, Juddson Developing Operational Criteria Information for Temperature Control Device (TCD) Installation at Reclamation Facilities Through the Use of Real-Time Integrated Entrainment Monitoring Systems to Improve Reliability of Water And Power Delivery 4149 2007 2010
Sechrist, Juddson Emplacement and Efficacy Testing of Pulsed Direct Current Electrical Barrier 2503 2006 2009
Sechrist, Juddson Increasing Reliability of Power Generation and Irrigation Water Delivery at Bighorn Reservoir through Investigation of Current Effects on Native Fish and Development of Management Recommendations to Reduce those Effects. 561 2004 2006
Sechrist, Juddson Investigation of Ecological Interactions in Small Complex Habitats for use in Refugia Design in Regulated Rivers. 3337 2005 2005
Sechrist, Juddson Rejuvenating Spawning Beds to Increase Anadromous Fish Production 1049 2010 2010
Sechrist, Juddson Removal of Non-Native, Invasive New Zealand Mudsnails Using an Innovative Stream Restoration Tool 2249 2011 2011
Sisneros, David Cost Effective Herbicide Applications Methods in Water Delivery Systems 752 2004 2006
Skaja, Allen Antifouling Coatings for Invasive Mussel Control 7095 2010 2014
Skaja, Allen Biochemical and Biomechanical Characteristics of Invasive Mussel Adhesion 5091 2011 2011
Skaja, Allen Durable Silicone Foul-release Coatings Formulations CRADA 809 2014 2014
Skaja, Allen Natural Biocide and Coatings 2647 2011 2011
Skaja, Allen Research and Development of Durable Foul Release Coatings 8305 2012 2013
Slavin, Tracy Tools to Assess Seasonal Wetland Best Management Practices for Water Conservation and Salinity Management Using High Resolution Remote Sensing, Direct Evapo-transpiration (ET) Monitoring And Modeling 923 2004 2010
Smith, Delbert Evaluation of Water Quality Benefits Related to Tamarisk (Salt cedar) Control in Western River Basins. 1241 2004 2004
Stiles, Eric Use of Natural Passive Processes to Improve Water Useability 321 2004 2005
Stone, Glenn Nitrogen Supersaturation Levels Below Ridgway Reservoir, Colorado: Causes and Remedies 581 2004 2005
Stroh, Terry Understanding Effects of Recharge and Dissolved Nitrate on Selenium and Salinity Mobilization Using Geochemical Modeling and Laboratory Testing 6623 2012 2013
Sutphin, Zak Developing Adjustable Waterfalls to Evaluate Fish Jumping Performance 7544 2010 2010
Sutphin, Zak Effects of Pseudomonas Fluorescens, a Biological Control Agent for Quagga and Zebra Mussels, on Growth, Health, and Survival of Fish 6407 2011 2012
Sutphin, Zak Innovative Technique to Establish Swimming Performance Criteria for Fish Impacted by Fish Exclusion and Passage Facilities 6469 2007 2010
Sutphin, Zak Physiological Tolerances of Fishes of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, California 1158 2011 2011
Sutphin, Zak The Efficiency of SandWand Technology as a Habitat Restoration Tool for Native Salmonids in Small Tributaries 8351 2011 2014
Sutton, Ron Klamath River Thermal Refugia Study 41 2004 2005
Svoboda, Connie Designing Large Wood Structures to Improve Public Safety 8952 2014 2014
Svoboda, Connie Improving Public Safety of Large Wood Installations 689 2013 2013
Svoboda, Connie Investigation of Fish Predation Refugia Concepts at Hydraulic Structures 1134 2012 2012
Svoboda, Connie Literature Review of Electric Barriers for Returning Adult Salmonids 9447 2014 2014
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Tansey, Michael Riparian Habitat Establishment Model (RHEM) 3411 2006 2006
Tassey, Roberta Scoping study of transient TDS/EC conversion ratios in the San Joaquin River Basin 4638 2013 2013
Tisdale-Hein, Rinda Transect Analysis Using PHABSIM 4155 2005 2005
Torrey, Jessica TiO2 Cement for Green Construction 7846 2014 2014
Turner, Toni E. Evaluate the impacts of Climate Change on Effectiveness of Habitat Restoration Structures and Restoration Activities 8765 2013 2013
Varyu, David Ephemeral Tributary Sediment Loads in the Arid West 2180 2013 2013
Vermeyen, Tracy B Developing Water Quality Enhancement Techniques for Hydropower Releases 421 2004 2006
Vidergar, Dmitri Adaptation of Traditional Habitat Improvements in Reservoir Drawdown Zones to Improve Survival of Endangered Species Act (ESA) Listed Fish During Their Migration in Reclamation Reservoirs 5149 2009 2009
Vidergar, Dmitri Application of an ecological health assessment for Reclamation managed reservoirs 5163 2013 2013
Vidergar, Dmitri Fish Tags - The Old/New Tool for Assessing Impacts of Reservoir Operations on Migratory Fish and Critical Habitat 8112 2012 2013
Wahl, Tony Applying Measurements of Cohesive Soil Erodibility 6226 2010 2010
Wahl, Tony Applying Measurements of Cohesive Soil Erodibility 6993 2009 2009
Wahl, Tony Comparison of Erodibility Testing Methods for Cohesive Soils 3 2006 2006
Weber, Edward Development of Field Sampling Methods to Estimate Rates of Fish Stranding Caused by Operational Flow Ramping 3963 2005 2005
Wiesenborn, William Food Web Structure on Tamarisk 603 2004 2005
Williams, Nick Modeling Changes in Water Quality Resulting from Sediment Delta Interactions 589 2009 2013
Williams, Nick Testing COE-CE-QUAL-W2 Reservoir Water Quality Model Algal Grouping Code 1285 2004 2005
Wittler, Rodney J Augmentation of CVP Water Supplies Through Reservoir Reoperation and Conjunctive Use With Fluvial Process Restoration 1402 2004 2004
Wittler, Rodney J Climate Change: Carbon Sequestration in Reclamation Reservoirs--Viable Operations to Counter Green House Gasses (GHG) 2814 2010 2010
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Yokoyama, Ken Microbubble Production via Venturi Concept to Degas Supersaturated Water 8345 2005 2007

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