GIS & Hydrology Consulting

Michael offers consulting services in environmental hydrology of rangelands and synthesizing GIS, remote sensing, and hydrology data. Past studies have assessed the hydraulic and hydrologic effects of woody encroachment; the effects of grazing and improved pasture on runoff and sediment discharge; the effects of climate change, precipitation variability, and forestation on streamflow (storm flow and base flow); and the effects of land cover change on groundwater recharge. Specific areas of expertise include: