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Transect of the Americas A Research Coordination Network

Network Leadership

Jan BollCivil & Environmental Engineering, Washington State University (USA)

Expertise: watershed modeling, water quality

Mark StoneCivil Engineering, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: river engineering, ecosystem services

Alex FremierSchool of the Environment, Washington State University (USA)

Expertise: riverine ecosystems, ecosystem services

Julie PadowskiState of Washington Water Research Center, Washington State University (USA)

Expertise: municipal water, hydrogeography

Marygold Walsh-DilleySocial and Behavioral Sciences, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: community resilience, agricultural systems

Steering Committee

José Luis ArumiDept. of Water Resources, Universidad de Concepción (Chile)

Expertise: irrigated systems, water management, Andean hydrology

Ricardo Sánchez-Murillo- Chemistry, Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica (Costa Rica)

Expertise: tropical ecohydrology, stable isotope hydrology, water conflicts

Christopher ScottGeography & Development, University of Arizona (USA)

Expertise: science-policy dialogues, hydropower-irrigation nexus, water security

Jennifer AdamCivil & Environ. Eng, Washington State University (USA)

Expertise: climate change impacts, earth systems modeling, water resources

Rolando CélleriWater Resources & Environmental Science, Universidad de Cuenca (Ecuador)

Expertise: hydrometeorology, high-elevation hydrology, ecohydrology

Didier Gastmans- Environmental Studies Center, Universidad de Estade São Paulista (Brasil)

Expertise: groundwater hydrology, geochemistry, isotope hydrology

Scott JasechkoEnviron. Science and Management, University of California- Santa Barbara (USA)

Expertise: watershed services, stable isotope hydrology, hydro-climatology

Participants

Christian BirkelSchool of Geography, Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica (Costa Rica)

Expertise: hydrologic connectivity, hydrologic modeling, land use change

Patricio Crespo- Water Resources & Environmental Science, Universidad de Cuenca (Ecuador)

Expertise: high-elevation tropical ecosystems, alpine grasslands, land use change

Joseph Galewsky Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: global climate dynamics, high-elevation atmospheric-land interactions

Ricardo González-PinzónDept. Civil Eng, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: stream ecology, hydrologic transport, ecosystem services

Ricardo BarraEnvironmental Sciences, EULA Chile Center, University of Concepcion

Expertise: biochemistry, environmental science, ecotoxicology

Cristián Kremer- Agronomic Sciences, Universidad de Chile (Chile)

Expertise: irrigated agriculture, water resources management, soil physics

Facundo Martín- Dept of Geography, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo CONICET (Argentina)

Expertise: political ecology, rural sociology

Enrique Muñoz- Civil Engineering, Universidad Católica de la Santísima Concepción (Chile)

Expertise: Andean hydrology, model uncertainty

Melanie Stansbury- Utton Transboundary Resources Center, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: water policy, management, and community development

Jonathan Yoder School of Economic Sciences, Washington State University (USA)

Expertise: water law, natural resource economics

Benjamin Warner- Geography and Environmental Studies, University of New Mexico (USA)

Expertise: Development geography, including water governance and institutions (focus Latin America)

Fabian Drenkhan – Civil & Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London (UK)

Expertise: glaciers, risks & water management; climate change adaptation

Wouter Buytaert – Civil & Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London (UK)

Expertise: hydrology, water resources, water security, citizen science, participatory research