Grants & Research Opportunities
FY15 Student Water Research Grant Program
This year's grant recipients will be posted soon.
2013-2014 Colorado Water Institute Funded Student Projects
David Kamin, Ecosystem Science and Sustainability
Faculty sponsor: Steven Fassnacht
"Exploration of Morphometric Approaches for Estimating Snow Surface Roughness"
Timothy Stephens, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Faculty sponsor: Brian Bledsoe
"Investigation of the Effects of Whitewater Kayak Parks on Aquatic Resources in Colorado"
Adam Herdrich, Ecology
Faculty sponsor: Dana Winkelman
"Nutrient Retention and Productivity in Rocky Mountain Streams Under Alternative Stable States"
Sam Hagopian, Horticulture & Landscape Architecture
Faculty sponsor: James Klett
"Impact of Limited Irrigation on Health of Three Ornamental Grass Species"
Anastasia Bacca, Psychology (Metropolitan State University of Denver)
Faculty sponsor: Chad Mortensen
"The Effect of Normative Trends on Water Conservation"
Natalie Anderson, Geosciences
Faculty sponsor: Ellen Wohl
"WOOD: Windows Of Opportunity for Debris Retention in Response to 2013 Front Range Flooding"
Erick Carlson, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Faculty sponsor: David Cooper
"Ecological Functions of Irrigation Dependent Wetlands"