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Monitoring Channel Narrowing and Sediment Transport within the Big Bend Reach of the Rio Grande


September 2012 - December 2014


The purpose of the project is to continue with monitoring geomorphic cross sections, maintain the continuous suspended sediment monitoring network and develop the information into environmental flow recommendations.


Current Staff

Federal Staff: 100

Masters Students: 236

Phd Students: 155

Post Docs: 57

University Staff: 246

5 Year Summary

Students graduated: 712

Scientific Publications: 1967

Presentations: 4391



Funding Agencies

  • National Park Service


Cooperative Research Units Program Headquarters Cooperators

  1. U.S. Geological Survey