Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Stream Restoration Project Based on Natural Channel Design Using Process-Based Investigations

Title 
Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Stream Restoration Project Based on Natural Channel Design Using Process-Based Investigations
Institution 
Oklahoma State University
Institution Type 
comprehensive
City 
Stillwater
State 
Oklahoma
Field 
Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Natural Resources Ecology and Management, Zoology, Botany, Geology, Fish and Wildlife
Start Date 
May 26, 2015
End Date 
July 31, 2015
Stipend 
$5000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
February 15, 2015
Description 
This REU Site will provide undergraduates a research experience in hydrology, geosciences, and biology at the Cow Creek Stream Rehabilitation Site on the Oklahoma State University (OSU) campus. The central theme of the program will be discussing ways to rehabilitate streams, and evaluating natural channel design approaches through process-based investigations.
Qualifications 
Sophomore-Senior Level Preferred
Contact 
Dr. Garey Fox
URL 
http://studentwater.okstate.edu/content/nsf-reu-streams
Email 
garey.fox@okstate.edu
Number of Participants 
7
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes