Tague Team Lab
Ecohydrology Research Lab based at the University of California Santa Barbara’s Bren School of Environmental Science and Management.
- Commentary & advice on research fundingIn the upcoming February 2023 special issue on Women in Hydrology in the Journal of Hydrology, author Holly R. Barnard (Department of Geography, University of Colorado, Boulder) reviewed the competitiveContinue reading “Commentary & advice on research funding”
- New Publication – Tree response to Snow DroughtThis new publication looks at the consequences of changing snowpacks on forest water stress by using the RHESSys model to explore how a tree’s position (upslope or riparian) on aContinue reading “New Publication – Tree response to Snow Drought”
- New article – post thinning micrometeorology & soil moisture under extreme drought & record precipitationThis new article compares the below-canopy meteorological and subsurface hydrologic differences between two thinning prescriptions and an unaltered Control during periods of extreme drought and near-record precipitation (with little snow)Continue reading “New article – post thinning micrometeorology & soil moisture under extreme drought & record precipitation”
- New ArticleIn this new article in Nature Geoscience, Naomi Tague discusses how the properties of bedrock can help explain within-region patterns of tree mortality in the 2011–2017 California drought. Tague, C.Continue reading “New Article”
- Top Cited ArticleThe Web of Science Group 2021 Journal Citation Report recorded the WIREs Water Tague et al. 2019 paper as one of the top cited articles. Tague, CL, Moritz, M, Hanan,Continue reading “Top Cited Article”
- RHESSys-Fire used in CA scoping plan in fight against climate changeRHESSys-Fire was used as part of the California Air Resources Board draft Scoping plan for fighting climate change. RHESSys-Fire contributions were lead by Ryan Bart (UC Merced).
Recent Events and Presentations
- Don’t miss these AGU 2022 presentations!Tague Team Lab and Friends of the Lab:Naomi Tague Invited presentation – Snow and Forest in the Western US – Does ecophysiology matter? H16F-05 (1089369), Monday 3:25 – 3:35, E258Continue reading “Don’t miss these AGU 2022 presentations!”
- PostDoc OpportunityPostdoctoral Scholar in Ecological Modeling of Fire Regimes and Vegetation GrowthBren School of Environmental Science, University of California Santa Barbara;Contact Naomi Tague (firstname.lastname@example.org) Description:We are seeking a post-doctoral scholar toContinue reading “PostDoc Opportunity”
- Congratulations Dr. Will Burke!Please join us in congratulating William D. Burke – that is Dr. Burke – on the successful defense of his PhD thesis! Well done!
- William Burke PhD Dissertation DefenseTague Team Lab member, PhD student William Burke, will present his dissertation defense “Modeling the Interconnected Effects of Fuel Treatments on Forests, Water, and Fire” on Wednesday, May 25, 2022,Continue reading “William Burke PhD Dissertation Defense”
- Rachel Torres Receives Excellence in Teaching AwardCongratulations to our own Tague Team Lab member – PhD student Rachel Torres – on receiving the Graduate Student Association Excellence in Teaching Award, recognizing her outstanding work for teachingContinue reading “Rachel Torres Receives Excellence in Teaching Award”
- Upcoming Machine learning/RHESSys output presentationThis Master of Environmental Data Science (MEDS) Capstone Project Presentation features a machine learning algorithm designed to interpret RHESSys output and extract meaningful insights into the possible impacts of climateContinue reading “Upcoming Machine learning/RHESSys output presentation”