Please consider attending the planning workshop or give your input about future science plans via the survey or by submitting a white paper/abstract.
WORKSHOP APPLICATION DEADLINE: 14 April 2017
BACKGROUND: In October 2013, forty-nine Critical Zone scientists participated in a workshop convened by C. Riebe and J. Chorover to develop the community vision for characterization of the deep Critical Zone through drilling and geophysical methods. The output from this workshop is available:
CURRENT NEEDS: The NSF CSDCO seeks input from the community on advances since that time, and identification of ongoing and new scientific and technical challenges to be addressed through drilling in the Critical Zone. We encourage CZ scientists to do one or more of the following:
Report on Drilling, Sampling, and Imaging the Depths of the Critical Zone, an NSF Workshop. Riebe, C. S. and Chorover, J. (2014): Open Project Report to the Critical Zone Community