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Interdisciplinary Teaching about Earth and the Environment for a Sustainable Future Book Chapter: Implementing and Assessing InTeGrate Critical Zone Science Materials in an Undergraduate Geoscience Program. Ashlee Dere, Carol Engelmann, Timothy White, Adam Wymore, Adam Hoffman, James Washburne, Martha Conklin (2018): Springer Cross-CZO National
CZO Network Attributes Table. CZO Network (2018): CZO National Office Cross-CZO National
CZO National Office Annual Report 2018. Derry, L. (2018): CZO National Office, Cornell University National
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 Cross-CZO National
Growing new generations of critical zone scientists. Wymore, Adam S., Nicole R. West, Kate Maher, Pamela L. Sullivan, Adrian Harpold, Diana Karwan, Jill A. Marshall, Julia Perdrial, Daniella M. Rempe and Lin Ma (2017): Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 42 (14): 2498-2502 Cross-CZO National
Designing a network of critical zone observatories to explore the living skin of the terrestrial Earth. Brantley, S.L., McDowell, W.H., Dietrich, W.E., White, T.S., Kumar, P., Anderson, S., Chorover, J., Lohse, K.A., Bales, R.C., Richter, D., Grant, G., and Gaillardet, J. (2017): Earth Surface Dynamics, 5, 841–860 Cross-CZO National
CZO National Office Annual Report 2017. Derry, L. (2017): CZO National Office, Cornell University National
Fostering Collaboration Across the US Critical Zone Observatories Network. Sharkey, S. and White, T. (2017): 2017 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 11-15 Dec Cross-CZO National
New Opportunities for Critical Zone Science. Sullivan, P.L., Wymore, A.S., McDowell, W.H. et al. (2017): 2017 CZO Arlington Meeting White Booklet Cross-CZO National
A Strategy for Advancing Critical Zone Science - February 2016. Anderson, S., Brantley, S., Derry, L., Dietrich, W., Grant, G., Hart, S., Kumar, P., Lohse, K., McDowell, W., McIntosh, J., Moloch, N., Papanicolaou, T., Richardson, J., Richter, D., Riebe, C., Russo, T., Seyfried, M., Thompson, S., White, T. (2016): CZO Strategy Meeting, Boulder, Colorado. 3-5 February 2016 National
Special issue of The Earth Scientist about the Critical Zone and the US NSF Critical Zone Observatory (CZO) program. CZO Education/Outreach team (2016): The Earth Scientist, Volume XXXII, Issue 3, Fall 2016 Cross-CZO National
CZO National Office Annual Report 2016. Derry, L. (2016): CZO National Office, Cornell University National
Critical Zone Science, Interdisciplinarity and the NGSS. Duggan-Haas, D. (2016): The Earth Scientist XXXII, no. 3 (Fall 2016): 15–18 National
Steering Committee report for Reynolds Creek CZO site visit and PI meeting. Keller K., Grant G. (2016): CZO Steering Committee Cross-CZO National
Critical Zone Science and Observatories and Related Education and Outreach Activities and Resources. White, T, and Duggan-Haas, D. (2016): The Earth Scientist XXXII, no. 3 (Fall 2016): 7–10 National
Earth Surface Processes in the Critical Zone: An Introductory Course Designed for Teachers. White, T. (2016): The Earth Scientist XXXII, no. 3 (Fall 2016): 22–24 Cross-CZO National
Critical Zone Oxford Bibliography . White, T., Sharkey, S. (2016): Oxford Bibliographies National
Report of the Critical Zone Observatory (CZO) Network Science Steering Committee (SSC) of Intensively Managed Landscapes (IML)-CZO Site Visit. Bales J., Maher K., Keller K., Groffamn P., Grant G. (2015): CZO Steering Committee National
Frontiers in International Critical Zone Science - Beijing, China Workshop Report. Banwart, S. and Zhu, C. (2015): Beijing Workshop Report, May 21-23, 2014 Cross-CZO National
CZO National Office Annual Report 2015 . Derry, L (2015): CZO National Office, Cornell University National
Common Critical Zone Observatory (CZO) Infrastructure and Measurements. J. Chorover, S. Anderson, A. K. Aufdenkampe, R. C. Bales, S. L. Brantley, W. Dietrich, P. Kumar, K. A. Lohse, W. McDowell, D. Richter, T. White (2015): A Guide Prepared By CZO PIs, May 05, 2015 Cross-CZO National
Chapter 2 – The Role of Critical Zone Observatories in Critical Zone Science. White T., Brantley S., Banwart S., Chorover J., Dietrich W., Derry L., Lohse K., Anderson S., Aufdendkampe A., Bales R., Kumar P., Richter D., McDowell B. (2015): Developments in Earth Surface Processes 19: 15–78 Cross-CZO National
Steering Committee Report on the All-Hands meeting at the Southern Sierra Critical Zone Observatory. Bales J., Chadwick O., Groffman P., Keller K., Maher K. (2014): CZO Steering Committee National
Common questions of the US NSF–supported Critical Zone Observatories. Dietrich, W.E. and Lohse, K. (2014): A Guide Prepared By CZO PIs Cross-CZO National
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 Cross-CZO National
Sustaining Earth's Critical Zone - Basic Science and Interdisciplinary Solutions for Global Challenges. Banwart, S., Chorover, J., Gaillardet, J., Sparks, D., White, T., et al. (2013): The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, ISBN: 978-0-9576890-0-8 Cross-CZO National
Critical Zone Science and Observatories. Brantley, S.L., White, T.S., Anderson, S.P., Bales, R.C., Chorover, J., McDowell, W.H. (2013): Abstract TH15D-01 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 Dec. Cross-CZO National
Discoveries in the Critical Zone: Where Life meets Rock. Dybas, C. (2013): National Science Foundation Discovery Articles National
Graduate Research Group White Paper: Cross-CZO Research Potential. Harpold, A.A., D. Karwan, J. Perdrial, J.A. Marshall, J. Driscoll, A. Neal, and C. Phillips (2013): Internal CZO publication Cross-CZO National
NSF Proposal: EarthCube Domain End-User Workshop: Engaging the Critical Zone community to bridge “long tail” science with big data. Aufdenkampe, A.K.; Duffy, C.J.; Tucker, G.E. (2012): NSF Award #1252238 Cross-CZO National
Sustaining Earth's Critical Zone. Banwart, S., Chorover, J., Sparks, D., White, T. (2012): Report of the International Critical Zone Observatory Workshop. 8th-11th November, 2011, U. Delaware (USA). National
Critical Zone Observatories (CZOs): Integrating measurements and models of Earth surface processes to improve prediction of landscape structure, function and evolution (Invited). Chorover J., Anderson S. P., Bales R. C., Duffy C., Scatena F. N., Sparks D. L., White T. (2012): Abstract GCS4A-05 presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec (Talk) Cross-CZO National
NSF Workshop Report: Towards a Unifying Theory of Critical Zone Structure, Function and Evolution. Chorover, J. (2012): JRB-SCM CZO, pp. 22. Cross-CZO National
Critical Zone Observatories (CZOs): Integrating measurements and models of Earth surface processes to improve prediction of landscape structure, function and evolution (Invited). Chorover, J., Anderson, S.P., Bales, R.C., Duffy, C., Scatena, F.N., Sparks, D.L., and White, T. (2012): Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, December 2012. Abstract GC54A-05. National
Critical Zone Observatory Steering Committee Report, June, 25 2012. Grant, G., Firestone, M. and Derry, L. (2012): Critical Zone Observatory Annual Meeting, May 29 to June 1, 2012, San Juan, Puerto Rico National
Common Critical Zone Observatory Infrastructure and Measurements. J. Chorover, F.N. Scatena, T. White, S. Anderson, A.K. Aufdenkampe, R.C. Bales, S.L. Brantley, G. Tucker. (2012): A Guide Prepared By CZO PIs, September 27, 2012 Cross-CZO National
Twelve testable hypotheses on the geobiology of weathering. Brantley, S.L., Megonigal, J.P., Scatena, F.N., Balogh-Brunstad, Z., Barnes, R.T., Bruns, M.A., Van Cappellen, P., Dontsova, K., Hartnett, H.E., Hartshorn, A.S., Heimsath, A., Herndon, E., Jin, L., Keller, C.K., Leake, J.R., McDowell, W.H., Meinzer, F.C., Mozdzer, T.J., Petsch, S, Pett-Ridge, J., Pregitzer, K.S., Raymond, P.A., Riebe, C.S., Shumaker, K., Sutton-Grier, A., Walter, R., and Yoo, K. (2011): Geobiology 9(2): 140-165, Cross-CZO National
Report of the Steering Committee. Grant, G., Bales, J., Derry, L., Driscoll, C., Kendall, C., and Firestone, M. (2011): Critical Zone Observatory All Hands Meeting, May 8-12, 2011, Tucson, AZ National
Mt Lemmon ‐ Santa Catalina Mountains Field Trip. JRB-SCM CZO Team (2011): CZO All-Hands Meeting, Biosphere 2, May 8-12, 2011 Cross-CZO National
Future Directions for Critical Zone Observatory (CZO) Science. Anderson, R.S., Anderson, S., Aufdenkampe, A.K., Bales, R., Brantley, S., Chorover, J., Duffy, C.J., Scatena, F.N., Sparks, D.L., Troch, P.A., Yoo, K. (2010): CZO Community, December 29, 2010 Cross-CZO National
Report of the Steering Committee. Derry, L., Driscoll, C., Firestone, M., Furbish, D., Grant, G., and Kendall C. (2010): Critical Zone Observatories 2010 Annual Meeting National
Critical Zone Observatories: Building a network to advance interdisciplinary study of Earth surface processes. Anderson, S.P., Bales, R.C., and Duffy, C.J. (2008): Mineralogical Magazine 72(1): 7-10. Cross-CZO National
Frontiers in Exploration of the Critical Zone: Report of a workshop sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF), October 24-26, 2005. Brantley, S., White, T.S., White, A.F., Sparks, D., Richter, D., Pregitzer, K., Derry, L., Chorover, J., Chadwick, O., April, R., Anderson, S., Amundson, R., (2006): Newark, DE, 30 pp. National
Proposed initiative would study Earth's weathering engine. Anderson, Suzanne P., Joel Blum, Susan L. Brantley, Oliver Chadwick, Jon Chorover, Louis A. Derry, James I. Drever, Janet G. Hering, James W. Kirchner, Lee R. Kump, Daniel Richter, Art E. White (2004): Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 85 (28): 265-269 Cross-CZO National
03 Jan 2020 - The 2020 CUAHSI Winter Cyberseminars Series on “Growing the critical zone research network” takes place throughout February.
20 Nov 2019 - The Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at The Pennsylvania State University invites nominations and applications for the position of...
19 Nov 2019 - A list of CZ-related sessions, abstracts and events at the 2019 AGU Fall Meeting.
01 Nov 2019 - Manuscripts due 31 Oct 2020 for special issue: "Impact of Climate and Land-Use Change on the Earth’s Critical Zone"
28 Oct 2019 - Watch a new movie featuring the German - Chilean Earthshape project entitled "The Skin of the Earth: where Life meets Rocks."
24 Sep 2019 - Webinar for the NSF RCN “Building capacity to deepen the critical zone: expanding boundaries and exploring gradients through data-model synergy.”
17 Sep 2019 - The first webinar related to this workshop will be held Sept. 27th.
08 Jul 2019 - CZO will end Nov 2020, succeeded by the “CZ Collaborative Network”. Let’s explore how the CZ community can build upon the CZOs via new NSF proposals.
03 Jun 2019 - The National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Earth Sciences (EAR) within the Directorate for Geosciences (GEO) has awarded two Research...
31 May 2019 - NSF seeks proposals to establish an adaptive and responsive research network that supports investigations of the Earth’s Critical Zone.
15 Apr 2019 - A six-volume series entitled Soils as a Key Component of the Critical Zone is available through Wiley. The series was part of the...
25 Mar 2019 - Brooklyn-based artist and photographer Katherine Wolkoff presents an art exhibition, "The Critical Zone."
20 Mar 2019 - 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.
19 Mar 2019 - Example activities assembled for AGU Fall Meeting 2018, Washington, D.C. Includes a two-page PDF handout.
19 Mar 2019 - The Brazilian Critical Zone Symposium (BCZS) will be held April 15 – 17th in the city of Piracicaba, State of São Paulo, Brazil.
18 Mar 2019 - The fellow will use Landlab to understand the coupling among weathering, hillslope erosion, and fluvial erosion in the Luquillo CZO.
18 Mar 2019 - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Critical Zone Science and STEM Education/Outreach at the University of Nebraska – Omaha. Apply by 3 May 2019.
22 Feb 2019 - Examples of CZO data resources and activities. Includes information on the future migration of our data catalog to HydroShare
28 Jan 2019 - Webinar on Jan. 30, 2019 for New Frontier Research in the Earth Sciences (FRES) Program
15 Jan 2019 - Application deadline is March 29, 2019.
14 Jan 2019 - Application deadline is March 15, 2019.
10 Jan 2019 - Help shape a new vision for integrated watershed science by joining us for a series of discussion-based webinars that will inform an upcoming...
20 Nov 2018 - NSF Crosscutting CNH2: Dynamics of Integrated Socio-Environmental Systems (CNH2) Solicitation 19-528 DUE DATES Letter of Intent Deadline...
20 Nov 2018 - The FRES program will support research in Earth systems from its core through the critical zone. Full proposal target date: February 20, 2019.
19 Nov 2018 - The 2018 AGU Fall Meeting will be held December 10-14 in Washington, D.C.
06 Nov 2018 - Marshall Receives 2018 Luna B. Leopold Young Scientist Award
23 Oct 2018 - Catalyzing Opportunities for Research in the Earth Sciences (CORES): A Decadal Survey for NSF’s Division of Earth Sciences. Comment by Nov. 1st
04 Sep 2018 - The Hakai Institute is hiring for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship on 'Linking the land and sea on the British Columbia coast.'
30 Aug 2018 - A Postdoctoral Scholar position is open with the Southern Sierra CZO in CZ science. Application deadline is September 28, 2018.
12 Jul 2018 - NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Research Coordination Networks (RCNs) for Driving Convergent Science in the Critical Zone
02 Jul 2018 - Open to the greater CZ community. Please RVSP.
21 May 2018 - IPBES released the outcome reports on the regional assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services.
11 May 2018 - A free webinar on CZ Science as a transdisciplinary approach to environmental science.
10 May 2018 - The Discoveries section of the National Science Foundation's website on Critical Zone Observatories (CZOs).
01 May 2018 - Abstract submissions for the 130th Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America are due 14 August 2018.
27 Apr 2018 - CZO Newsletter CZNews: Spring 2018
19 Mar 2018 - The 9-day-long summer course, Critical Zone and Ecosystem Dynamics, is intended for doctoral students, post-docs and researchers.
07 Mar 2018 - Proposals for the CZO SAVI International Scholars Program are due March 12, 2018.
05 Mar 2018 - Proposals for the CZO SAVI summer interns program are due March 26, 2018.
05 Mar 2018 - Proposals for the CZO SAVI & French OZCAR Scholars Program are due March 26, 2018.
29 Jan 2018 - In the January 2018 issue of Physics Today, writer Toni Feder explores the scope of CZ research in the article, “Earth’s skin is an...
23 Jan 2018 - The Winter 2018 edition of the quarterly CZO National Office Newsletter "CZNews."
08 Jan 2018 - Please consider submitting an abstract (deadline is Jan. 10) to this EGU General Assembly 2018 session aiming at contributing to the...
04 Jan 2018 - The LTER Network Communications Office is pleased to announce a new webinar series hosted by the NCO and the National Center for Ecological Analysis...
01 Jan 2018 - New Opportunities for Critical Zone Science Following the June 2017 Arlington Meeting for Critical Zone Science (hosted by CZO), a white booklet...
01 Jan 2018 - An invitation for edited and authored volumes for a new Springer-Nature book series: Advances in Critical Zone Science
01 Jan 2018 - A 15-week semester-long upper-level undergraduate course curriculum entitled “Introduction to Critical Zone Science” is now available free online.
28 Dec 2017 - Lou Derry (Cornell) is one of 13 U.S. scientists to receive a grant from French President Emmanuel Macron's "Make Our Planet Great Again" initiative.
05 Dec 2017 - Information on CZO award recipients, events, presentations, etc. at the 2017 AGU Fall Meeting.
02 Nov 2017 - UC Merced scientists are sharing their research, stories, and expertise at Merced City School District's new STEAM Center.
31 Oct 2017 - This issue of In the Trenches explores the richly interdisciplinary concept of the Critical Zone (CZ).
25 Oct 2017 - The CZO National Office's quarterly newsletter CZNews: Fall 2017.
24 Oct 2017 - (Updated) Hurricane Maria has caused damage to both the landscape and the infrastructure at Luquillo CZO, Puerto Rico.
18 Oct 2017 - In a recent interview published in Science, French sociologist of science Bruno Latour discussed the history of the criticism of science and its...
05 Oct 2017 - NSF's CTEMPs offers a two-day hands-on workshop on distributed fiber sensing. 9-10 Dec. Limited to 30 participants. Register soon!
18 Sep 2017 - Analysis of more than five decades of data leads to new conclusions
30 Aug 2017 - The Kings River Experimental Watershed (KREW) and the Southern Sierra CZO jointly invite applications for a postdoctoral research position.
15 Aug 2017 - For Earth Science Week 2017, the American Geosciences Institute invites you to enter the Earth Connections video contest. Submit a brief, 30-90...
31 Jul 2017 - CUAHSI is now accepting proposals for the Instrumentation Discovery Travel Grant program until September 30, 2017.
28 Jul 2017 - Frontiers in Earth Science Biogeoscience research topic: CZ Export to Streams as Indicator for CZ Structure and Function
27 Jul 2017 - CZO National Office's quarterly newsletter CZNews: Summer 2017.
21 Jul 2017 - New award announced for graduate students planning to conduct field research in the Berkeley reserves & field stations in 2018.
03 Jul 2017 - The Teacher-Friendly Guide™ to Climate Change is now available free online from the Paleontological Research Institution,
23 Jun 2017 - Advances in Agronomy is a first-rate resource describing the latest research in agronomy. This prestigious serial contains major review articles...
21 Jun 2017 - University of California Television (UCTV) features Bales, Conklin, Glaser, Safeeq, and others on the new Sustainable California channel
20 Jun 2017 - AGI has released its award-winning "Faces of Earth" series on YouTube for Earth Science Week 2017.
19 Jun 2017 - From local communities to international efforts, education and geoscience both play important roles in our society. The National Association of...
22 May 2017 - Contribute a classroom or field activity to Teach the Earth.
01 May 2017 - CZO Newsletter CZNews: Spring 2017
21 Apr 2017 - AGU has published a collection of commentaries highlighting the important role Earth and space science research plays in society.
10 Apr 2017 - The NSF has joined with NBC Learn to release a video series, the "Human Water Cycle," that explores the connection between water, food and energy.
06 Apr 2017 - 2017 CZO Webinar Series: Critical Zone and Society.
05 Apr 2017 - This course provides an intensive, two-week introduction to the tools and techniques used in Environmental Sciences.
03 Apr 2017 - Abstract Submission for the 2017 Conference on Hydroinformatics is now open!
08 Mar 2017 - Help shape the scientific program by submitting a session proposal by 19 April. Meeting will be held 11-15 Dec 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana
03 Feb 2017 - Application deadline: 14 Feb 2017. Part-Time (50%) Academic Coordinator - Eel River CZO - Berkeley Natural History Museum.
25 Jan 2017 - CZO Newsletter CZNews: Winter 2017
18 Jan 2017 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Reynolds Creek CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
17 Jan 2017 - Applications are being accepted for 2017 CZO SAVI Summer Interns until March 24.
05 Jan 2017 - NSF REU for summer 2017: Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training (BESST)
30 Nov 2016 - Members of the CZO National Office continue to hold workshops, presentions, posters and events in an effort to integrate CZ science at the K-12 and...
22 Nov 2016 - CZOs at AGU 2016: Agenda and award recipients
11 Oct 2016 - CZO Newsletter CZNews: Fall 2016
26 Sep 2016 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Shale Hills CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
22 Sep 2016 - An introduction to the Calhoun Critical Zone Observatory, by Justin Richardson and Dan Richter, illustrated by Alana McGillis has just been posted!...
19 Sep 2016 - NSF CTEMPS will offer a one day-short course on the applications of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS’s) in earth sciences.
19 Sep 2016 - The NSF CTEMPs will offer a two-day hands-on workshop on the theory, application and analysis of distributed fiber sensing.
29 Aug 2016 - 2nd International Workshop on Urbanization in Watersheds: October 26-28, 2016 in Xiamen, China
24 Jul 2016 - CZO Newsletter CZNews: Summer 2016
24 Jul 2016 - AGU 2016 sessions related to CZ science. Submit your abstract by August 3.
13 Jul 2016 - National Science Foundation-funded research results presented at 2016 Ecological Society of America meeting in August
11 Jul 2016 - The Cold Springs fire is south of Gordon Gulch, and could threaten Gordon Gulch. The greater Nederland area is under an evacuation order, Most roads...
19 Apr 2016 - Multidisciplinary ecohydrologic modeling postdoc with the SSCZO and UC Water. Apply by May 15!
14 Apr 2016 - The new SEEC building, the BcCZO home is being dedicated today April 14th. New labs, new offices!! BOULDER -- A dedication ceremony and reception...
13 Apr 2016 - The CZO National Office Newsletter CZNews: Spring 2016
08 Apr 2016 - Applications are now being accepted for Idaho State University's 2016 course on Field Methods in Environmental Sciences. Application deadline...
27 Mar 2016 - Get a sense of the people and the work. See links to 35+ individual profiles across the network.
27 Mar 2016 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Some of the 100+ CZO graduate students are profiled here.
23 Mar 2016 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several early-career scientists that were students at one of the CZOs are profiled here.
21 Mar 2016 - The following is part nine in a series on the National Science Foundation's Critical Zone Observatories (CZO) Network.
09 Feb 2016 - Adventures in the Critical Zone is a new blog led by the National Office Post-Doctoral Fellow Justin Richardson to explore critical zone science.
08 Feb 2016 - Yokohama, Japan. 26 June - 01 July, 2016. All aspects of geochemistry and related fields. Multiple sessions related to Critical Zone science.
01 Feb 2016 - BcCZO had a great visit from the KNU CZO in South Korea. A new CZO that has been funded for about 5 months...
01 Feb 2016 - Summary of a conference and workshop dedicated to Critical Zone Science, Sustainability, and Services in a Changing World hosted by Purdue University.
25 Jan 2016 - We are very excited to announce that a group of 8 scientists from Kangwon University, South Korea, will visit us this week to learn about how our...
22 Jan 2016 - Assessment of ecosystem services can be improved by including broader spatial and temporal scales of geosciences perspectives.
14 Jan 2016 - CZOs at AGU 2015: Award recipients and agenda
14 Jan 2016 - Report reveals inner worlds of snow and winter, and their importance to humans and ecosystems
11 Jan 2016 - The CZO National Office Newsletter CZNews: Winter 2016
23 Dec 2015 - AGU 2015 was a great sucess this year, and inspired this great little cartoon by Miles Traer. Miles has been working with the American Geophysical...
08 Dec 2015 - Earth Lab seeks to hire 8 new Post-Doctoral Research and Teaching Scholars and a Research Data Analytics Specialist. Research includes CZ...
04 Dec 2015 - Taking the Pulse of the Earth's Surface Systems In September of 2014, Laurel Larsen (UC Berkley), Elizabeth Hajek (Penn State), and others...
30 Nov 2015 - Call for proposals by John Wesley Powell Center. Deadline January 31, 2016
28 Nov 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Intensively Managed Landscapes (IML) CZO are profiled here.
15 Nov 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Luquillo CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
15 Nov 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Calhoun CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
10 Nov 2015 - San Francisco's KQED public television features the Eel River and the Southern Sierra CZOs in a production of QUEST, a science and technology...
09 Oct 2015 - About 60 Chinese and American critical zone scientists met in Guiyang, China for two days of discussions and presentations on the significance of...
01 Oct 2015 - The CZO National Office Newsletter CZNews: Fall 2015
17 Sep 2015 - From the Eos LogoEarth & Space Science News. Robert Anderson will receive the 2015 G. K. Gilbert Award at the 2015 American Geophysical Union...
07 Sep 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Boulder Creek CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
07 Sep 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Southern Sierra CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
17 Aug 2015 - Members of AGU and the Ecological Society of America came together in their first joint event to discuss opportunities for research collaboration.
17 Jul 2015 - An Organized Session On Critical Zone Ecology At The 100th Annual Meeting Of The Ecological Society Of America August 9-14, 2015 In Baltimore, Md.
01 Jul 2015 - Check out the summer edition of the CZO National Office's quarterly newsletter CZNews!
26 Jun 2015 - An international group of 17 researchers met at Snow Mountain Ranch, Granby, Colorado for 3.5 days of presentations and discussions on the nature of...
23 Jun 2015 - The results of a pre-AGU 2014 international Critical Zone workshop in San Francisco were recently published in Eos Buzz.
10 Jun 2015 - CZO and AGI distribute a hands-on learning exercise on the "Connectivity of Global Ecosystems: The Influence of Dry Deserts on Tropical Rain Forests"
13 May 2015 - Students from around the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN) gathered in Perth for two weeks in Feb. 2015 for the Inaugural WUN Summer School.
30 Mar 2015 - The CZO National Office introduces a quarterly newsletter: CZNews!
19 Mar 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Catalina-Jemez CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
19 Mar 2015 - Get a sense of the people and the work. Several members of the Eel River CZO are profiled here, including students and professors.
19 Mar 2015 - Richter and Billings state the congruence of Tansley’s ecosystem concept with Earth’s critical zone.
27 Feb 2015 - On March 5, the LTER Network will be presenting talks at NSF HQ. The activity is open to anyone who can get there and will be available via WebEx.
02 Feb 2015 - Seven students attend international summer school from January 29 to February 13, 2015
27 Jan 2015 - The SAVI program anticipates funding 4-8 applicants with amounts ranging from ~$2500-$7500 each to support travel and research-related expenses.......
23 Jan 2015 - Yvette Pereyra, a graduate student at the University of Texas-El Paso, was supported by NSF funds through the CZO National Office to attend the...
19 Jan 2015 - This announcement is for applications by graduate students or postgraduates to receive funds for international travel in 2015.
04 Dec 2014 - The NSF-funded Critical Zone Observatories (CZOs) and National Office (CZONO) will be well represented at the upcoming annual meeting of the...
02 Dec 2014 - The University of Arizona is seeking a postdoctoral scientist to help lead a drilling and borehole extraction project that has the objective of...
26 Nov 2014 - The National Science Foundation announced funding of the five-year Critical Zone Observatories Science Across Virtual Institutes project.
03 Nov 2014 - The US CZO National Office has organized a webinar on December 8, 2014 at 11AM - 12:30 PM ET.
28 Oct 2014 - Two speakers this year are presenting about the Critical Zone so you may find this Gilbert Club meeting of interest - read on.
10 Oct 2014 - CZO cross-site science workshop funding opportunity - deadline October 31, 2014
26 Aug 2014 - Tools, tricks, and techniques for handling data in the field.
26 Aug 2014 - The Critical Zone Observatory Research Experience for Undergraduates and Research Experience for Teachers program participants traveled to...
20 Aug 2014 - Answers to frequently asked questions.
30 Jul 2014 - Anthony Aufdenkampe, Ph.D., was recognized for his national leadership and community building for the Critical Zone Observatory network.
19 Jul 2014 - The CZO National Office has announced the availability of a post-doctoral position to be filled as soon as possible.
26 Jun 2014 - Two environmental research institutes at CU Boulder offer up to six paid summer research opportunities for Colorado Community College students.
19 Jun 2014 - Journal special issues feature Critical Zone science and the observatories.
19 Jun 2014 - A 2-day DOM Fluorescence workshop for students and scientists will be held at UC-Boulder, July 14-15. See attachment for details.
17 Jun 2014 - A CZO National Office (CZONO) has been announced, directed by Lou Derry (Cornell) with coordination activities led by Tim White (Penn State).
10 Jun 2014 - CZO and AGI create succinct exercises for secondary education classrooms. The exercises are based on CZO data and were distributed to 16,000 teachers
06 May 2014 - Critical Zone Science & Management Class ENVS‐GEO‐HWR 422/522 in Fall 2014
24 Apr 2014 - Information for the 2014 All Hands Meeting for the CZO Network on 21-14 September, including registration information and abstract submission.
08 Apr 2014 - Reactive Transport Modeling Survey – Community Needs for Biogeochemical Studies The below survey is designed by Alexis Navarre-Sitchler, Kate...
02 Apr 2014 - March 31, 2014. Dr. Enriqueta Barrera (NSF CZO program director) and Dr. Gordon Grant (USFS; CZO Steering Committee chairperson)
06 Mar 2014 - Presentations describing the Integrated CZO Data system and how to use it; for interested CZO investigators, students & staff.
03 Mar 2014 - RECRUITMENT PERIOD: Open Feb 26, 2014 through Mar 31, 2014. DESCRIPTION: The Eel River Critical Zone Observatory NSF funded project at the...
03 Mar 2014 - UC Berkeley scientists will receive $4,900,000 over the next five years to study the Eel River watershed in Northern California...
03 Mar 2014 - The Calhoun CZO seeks to understand how Earth’s Critical Zones respond to and recover from severe erosion and land degradation.
03 Mar 2014 - New Reynolds Creek CZO leverages USDA ARS spatial and temporal hydroclimate data to improve prediction of soil carbon and critical zone processes
27 Feb 2014 - A three-day workshop on LiDAR processing techniques will be held in Boulder, CO May 12th-14th, 2014 Early-career CZ researchers should apply to attend
17 Jan 2014 - The National Science Foundation formally announced the funding of four new Critical Zone Observatories to be added to expand the network to a total...
04 Dec 2013 - CZO PIs, staff, and students will be very active at the upcoming AGU meeting. Read on to learn about opportunities to engage this community.
01 Dec 2013 - Join the BcCZO and more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders in San Francisco, California, 9-13 December,...
28 Nov 2013 - REU/RET opportunity at the Shale HIlls and Christina River Basin CZOs.
28 Nov 2013 - EGU Session Announcement: Toward an International CZO Network
12 Nov 2013 - The Division of Earth Sciences has two vacant rotator positions in the Hydrologic Sciences program of the Surface Earth Processes (SEP)...
04 Nov 2013 - CZO researchers presented the results of various scientific studies at the 125th annual meeting of the Geological Society of America.
13 Sep 2013 - Investigators and staff rush into action to collect samples and observe impacts
29 Jul 2013 - International CZ science community outlines interdisciplinary research needed to address land use changes, climate change, and biodiversity decline
11 Jul 2013 - The National Science Foundation's Cheryl Dybas recently finalized a new report entitled "Discoveries in the Critical Zone: Where Life meets...
17 Apr 2013 - Distinguished Sabbatical Visitor Fellowship The Wyoming Center for Environmental Hydrology and Geophysics (WyCEHG) invites applications for the...
11 Mar 2013 - Submit an abstract by 12 April for Session 19C: Subsurface Porous Media as Biogeochemical Reactors to be held at Goldschmidt 2013 in Florence, Italy
25 Feb 2013 - Submit an abstract by 12 April for Session 16B: Probing the Critical Zone, to be held at Goldschmidt 2013 in Florence, Italy 25-30 August 2013.
17 Jan 2013 - Registration for virtual participation still open for Jan. 21-23 workshop!
02 Jan 2013 - Frederick Scatena, PI of the Luquillo CZO, died peacefully at home on January 2, 2013 after a brief battle with cancer. We mourn the loss.
04 Dec 2012 - Registration for virtural participation still open! Registration for in-person participation closed on Sun. Jan 6, 2013.
03 Dec 2012 - A listing of more than 125 CZO-related presentations for the 2012 annual meeting of the AGU.
02 Dec 2012 - The 2012 annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union is this week at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Come visit CZO scientists at our...
15 Oct 2012 - A compilation of reports, publications and other documents relevant for 2013 CZO proposals to NSF Solicitation 12-575, due February 05, 2013
30 Aug 2012 - The European magazine, International Innovation Environment, published bi-annually, focused the August issue on "How science must lead the way to a...
07 May 2012 - Shipherd Reed (Flandrau Science Center, Univ. of Arizona) has produced a 7.5 minute video about the US CZO program.
18 Jan 2012 - International collaboration in critical zone science took a giant step forward in November when about 80 researchers from the U.S., Europe, China...
21 Dec 2011 - The January 2012 cover story of CSA News investigates the Critical Zone Observatories.
American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting 2018
LTER All Scientists' Meeting 2018: Next Generation Synthesis: Strategies and Successes
Asilomar Conference Grounds, Pacific Grove, CA.
GSA Joint Rocky Mountain and Cordilleran Section Meeting
The Geological Society of America 130th Annual Meeting
Modeling the Critical Zone; State of the Art, Data Integration, and Frontiers
Town Hall: Critical Zone Observatories: Platforms for Collaborative Science
New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
2017 SACNAS National Diversity in STEM Conference
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah.
ILTER & LTER-France (Zones Ateliers Network & Critical Zone Observatories) joint conference
"Critical Zone Science: Current Advances and Future Opportunities”. Arlington, VA (near NSF).
DEADLINE: 01 APRIL 2017 for registration & optional abstract.
Hilton Hotel, Arlington, Virginia.
Policy Relevance of Critical Zone Science webinar presented by Steve Banwart
Forecasting of Earth surface processes webinar presented by Jon Pelletier.
Continental Scientific Drilling Coordination Office (CSDCO) Science Planning Workshop 2 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 14 APRIL 2017.
CSDCO in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Drought resilience and water security presented by Roger Bales
Blue Revolution: Water scarcity in a changing world webinar presented by Praveen Kumar.
Critical Zone Services webinar presented by David Breshears and Jason Field
The Most Critical CZ Problems webinar presented by Susan Brantley.
GSA Joint Northeastern-North Central Section Meeting
Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, PA.
AGU Chapman Conference on Extreme Climate Event Impacts on Aquatic Biogeochemical Cycles and Fluxes
San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Town Hall: Critical Zone Observatories: Platforms for Collaborative Science
AGU Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
American Geophysical Union Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA
Moscone Center, San Francisco, California .
1-Day Training: Scientific Sensing using Unmanned Aircraft Systems AirCTEMPs
The Cutting Edge of Fiber Optics: Temperature and Acoustic Applications in Earth Science
Resilience Emerging from Scarcity and Abundance, Nov. 6-9, 2016, in Phoenix, Arizona.
Phoenix, Arizona .
Review of CZO network by NSF will occur in Fall 2016
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA.
All-hands webinar to introduce the CZO Network Strategic Plan, hosted by Sue Brantley and William McDowell
Online: 2-4 Eastern / 1-3 C / 12-2 M / 11-1 P .
The Ecological Society of America's Annual Meeting in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Fort Lauderdale, Florida .
CZO Research Experience for Undergraduates and Teacher
Shale Hills CZO (Penn State) and Stroud Water Research Cente.
EGU Meeting will take place 17–22 April 2016 in Vienna, Austria.
Austria Center Vienna (ACV) in Vienna, Austria.
CZO microbial ecology intercomparison with cyberinfrastructure-enabled data synthesis
Argonne National Laboratory.
International Critical Zone Observatory Science town hall at 2015 Goldschmidt Conference: Monday, August 17, 5-7pm
Prague Congress Center, Prague, Czech Republic .
Critical Zone Observatories/Long Term Ecological Research Network Collaboration
2015 LTER All Scientists Meeting- Estes Park, CO.
Critical Zone Science, Sustainability, and Services in a Changing World Workshop
Exploring Four Critical Puzzles about Trees, Water, and Soil: A Vision for Research
Pennsylvania State University .
Clays in the Critical Zone: soils, weathering and elemental cycling
Using a CZO network to explore the architecture, dynamics and evolution of the Critical Zone
2014 All Hands Meeting for the CZO Network
Tenaya Lodge, Fish Camp, California.
CZO Town Hall at 2014 Goldschmidt Conference
Sacramento Convention Center Complex, California..
2014 Goldschmidt meeting in Sacramento, CA
Sacramento Convention Center Complex, California.
Spring 2014 National CZO Program Meeting, Charlotte NC
Southern Piedmont and Calhoun CZO.
Speakers: Dr. Enriqueta Barrera (NSF) and Dr. Gordon Grant (USFS)
The annual spring PI meeting (2 PIs per observatory) will be hosted by the Calhoun CZO in Charlotte NC
Charlotte NC (proximity to Charlotte Douglas Intern Airport.
2013 AGU Fall Meeting - Southern Sierra CZO abstracts & presentations
San Francisco, Moscone Center.
Geological Society of America, 2013 Annual Meeting - CZO presentations
Colorado Convention Center, Denver, Colorado.
Postponed until 2014. 2nd Biannual National CZO Network All-Hands Meeting
University of Delaware, Clayton Hall.
Session 16B: Probing the Critical Zone (and related Session 19C) will be held at Goldschmidt 2013 in Florence, Italy 25-30 August 2013.
EarthCube Domain Workshop: Engaging the Critical Zone community to bridge long tail science with big data
University of Delaware, Newark, DE.
CZOs give more than 125 presentations at the 2012 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting
Moscone Center, Fourth and Howard Streets, San Francisco, CA.
CZOData Information Management Committee Kickoff Meeting
Stroud Water Research Center 970 Spencer Road Avondale, PA.
CZO-Annual PI meeting 2012, hosted by Luquillo Critical Zone Observatory
Hotel El Convento, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The Luquillo CZO: Linking Lithology to Critical Zone Processes
Snowmelt as a Driver of Ecohydrological Processes: Low-hanging Fruit for Cross-CZO Research
Relationships between elevation, climate, and ecosystem properties in the Sierra CZO
The Susquehanna/Shale Hills Critical Zone Observatory: A Earth-System testbed for process and prediction
International Workshop on Design of Global Environmental Gradient Experiments using International CZO Networks, 8-9 November, 2011, Delaware , USA.
Rooms 121-128, John M. Clayton Hall, University of Delaware .
The Jemez-Santa Catalina CZO: Transformative Behavior of Water, Energy and Carbon in the Critical Zone: Quantifying Linkages among Ecohydrology, Biogeochemistry, and Landscape Evolution
Boulder Creek CZO: Natural experiments to study Critical Zone evolution and function