CZO works closely with CZEN

CZEN, the Critical Zone Exploration Network is an international community of people and field sites investigating processes in the Critical Zone: CZEN Info | Jobs & Opportunities | Community Groups | Field Sites (Site Seeker)

News

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Assistant Teaching Professor of Soil Science - The Pennsylvania State University

17 Apr 2019 (National, Shale Hills) - The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for an Assistant Teaching Professor of...

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Special Issue of Water on the Hydrological and Biogeochemical Functioning of the CZ

25 Mar 2019 (National) - Special Issue "Catchments as Observatories of the Hydrological and Biogeochemical Functioning of the Critical Zone"

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Insight into Katherine Wolkoff’s art exhibition “The Critical Zone”

25 Mar 2019 (National) - Brooklyn-based artist and photographer Katherine Wolkoff presents an art exhibition, "The Critical Zone."

FEATURED NATIONALLY

2019 Italy Summer School on Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics

20 Mar 2019 (National) - The 2019 Gran Paradise Summer School "Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics across Space and Time" will be held 8-17 July 2019 in Piedmont, Italy.

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Highlights of CZO Education and Outreach

19 Mar 2019 (National) - Example activities assembled for AGU Fall Meeting 2018, Washington, D.C. Includes a two-page PDF handout.

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Highlights of CZO data resources and activities

22 Feb 2019 (National) - Examples of CZO data resources and activities. Includes information on the future migration of our data catalog to HydroShare

FEATURED NATIONALLY

NSF solicitation: Dynamics of Integrated Socio-Environmental Systems (CNH2)

20 Nov 2018 (National, Boulder, Calhoun, Catalina-Jemez, Eel, IML, Luquillo, Reynolds, Shale Hills, Sierra) - NSF Crosscutting CNH2: Dynamics of Integrated Socio-Environmental Systems (CNH2) Solicitation 19-528 DUE DATES Letter of Intent Deadline...

FEATURED NATIONALLY

CZOs at AGU 2018

19 Nov 2018 (National, Boulder, Calhoun, Catalina-Jemez, Eel, IML, Luquillo, Reynolds, Shale Hills, Sierra) - The 2018 AGU Fall Meeting will be held December 10-14 in Washington, D.C.


Geophysics of the critical zone - geoscience majors focus thesis projects this year

24 Apr 2019 (Shale Hills) - From characterising flow pathways in outcrops and the shallow subsurface to examining weathering processes and soil formation, three geoscience...

Six volume book series ‘Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone’

15 Apr 2019 (National) - A six-volume series entitled Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone is available through Wiley. The series was part of the...

Postdoctoral Fellow Position at Tulane University

18 Mar 2019 (National, Luquillo) - The fellow will use Landlab to understand the coupling among weathering, hillslope erosion, and fluvial erosion in the Luquillo CZO.

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position at the University of Nebraska – Omaha

18 Mar 2019 (National) - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Critical Zone Science and STEM Education/Outreach at the University of Nebraska – Omaha. Apply by 3 May 2019.

More News >


Events

All-Hands Meeting


117 EES Building and the CZO field sites.

(Shale Hills)

Rondy Malik, PhD Candidate Ecology, dissertation defense

Rooting for you: incorporating microbes, invertebrates and plant-root associations into food-web processes


118 ASI Building.

(Shale Hills)

More Events >

Blogs

More Posts >

Publications

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Reevaluating growing season length controls on net ecosystem production in evergreen conifer forests. Barnard, D.M., Knowles, J.F., Barnard, H.R., Goulden, M.L., Hu, J., Litvak, M.E., Molotch, N.P. (2018): Scientific Reports 8(1): 17973 (Boulder, Catalina-Jemez, Sierra) Cross-CZO

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Clays in the Critical Zone. Paul A. Schroeder (2018): Cambridge University Press (National, Calhoun) Cross-CZO National

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Ideas and perspectives: Strengthening the biogeosciences in environmental research networks. Richter, D.D., S.A. Billings, P.M. Groffman, E.F. Kelly, K.A. Lohse, W.H. McDowell, T.S. White, S. Anderson, D.D. Baldocchi, S. Banwart, S. Brantley, J.J. Braun, Z.S. Brecheisen, C.W. Cook, H.E. Hartnett, S.E. Hobbie, J. Gaillardet, E. Jobbagy, H.F. Jungkunst, C.E. Kazanski, J. Krishnaswamy, D. Markewitz, K. O’Neill, C.S. Riebe, P. Schroeder, C. Siebe, W.L. Silver, A. Thompson, A. Verhoef, G. Zhang (2018): Biogeosciences 15: 4815-4832 (National, Boulder, Calhoun, Luquillo, Reynolds, Shale Hills, Sierra) Cross-CZO National

FEATURED NATIONALLY

A net ecosystem carbon budget for snow dominated forested headwater catchments: linking water and carbon fluxes to critical zone carbon storage. Perdrial J., Brooks P.D., Swetnam T., Lohse K.A., Rasmussen C., Litvak M., Harpold A.A., Zapata-Rios X., Broxton P., Mitra B., Meixner M., Condon K., Huckle D., Stielstra C., Vázquez-Ortega A., Lybrand R., Holleran M., Orem C., Pelletier J., Chorover J. (2018): Biogeochemistry 138{3): 225–243 (Boulder, Catalina-Jemez, Luquillo, Reynolds, Shale Hills) Cross-CZO

FEATURED NATIONALLY

Humidity determines snowpack ablation under a warming climate. Harpold A.A. and Brooks P.D. (2018): PNAS 115(6): 1215-1220 (Boulder, Catalina-Jemez) Cross-CZO


Developing boron isotopes to elucidate shale weathering in the critical zone. Noireaux, Johanna, Pamela Sullivan*, Jérôme Gaillardet, Pascale Louvat, Grit Steinhoefel, Susan L. Brantley (2019): Chemical Geology, submitted (Shale Hills)

FEATURED

Arrested development: Erosional equilibrium in the southern Sierra Nevada, California, maintained by feedbacks between channel incision and hillslope sediment production. Callahan, R.P., Ferrier, K.L., Dixon, J., Dosseto, A., Hahm, W.J., Jessup, B.S., Miller, S.N., Hunsaker, C.T., Johnson, D.W., Sklar, L.S., Riebe, C.S. (2019): GSA Bulletin (Sierra)

FEATURED

Lithologically Controlled Subsurface Critical Zone Thickness and Water Storage Capacity Determine Regional Plant Community Composition. Hahm, W.J., Rempe, D.M., Dralle, D.N., Dawson, T.E., Lovill, S.M., Bryk, A.B., Bish, D.L., Schieber, J. & Dietrich, W.E. (2019): Water Resources Research 55 (Eel)

Examining Interactions Between and Among Predictors of Net Ecosystem Exchange: A Machine Learning Approach in a Semi-arid Landscape. Zhou, Q., Fellows, A., Flerchinger, G.N., and A.N. Flores (2019): Scientific Reports (Reynolds)

Vegetation and precipitation shifts interact to alter organic and inorganic carbon storage in desert soils. Huber, D.P., Lohse, K.A., Commendador, A., Joy, S., Finney, B., Aho, K., and M. Germino (2019): Ecosphere (Reynolds)

More Publications >