2016 Annual AWRA Water Resources Conference
Poster Session



Monday, Nov. 14 - Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016

Posters will be on display Monday, from 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM and Tuesday from 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
(Poster Presenters will be at their posters from5:00 PM - 6:30 PM during the Monday Opening Networking Reception)

Note: Posters are listed in alphabetical order by Presenter's last name. The Presenter of each poster is in BOLD type immediately following the poster title. Co-authors are then listed in parentheses.

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Systems Modeling to Measure Performance and Evaluate Management Alternatives to Improve River and Riparian Habitat Quality - Ayman Alafifi, Utah State University, Logan, UT (co-author: D. Rosenberg)
Classifying 'Muck' in the Indian River Lagoon, Florida, Based on Biological, Chemical and Physical Characteristics - Katherine Beckett, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL(co-authors: J. Voelker, A. Fox, S. Fox, R. Trocine, J. Trefry )
Development of a Fine-Scale Laser-Based Water Level Sensor - Joshua Benjamin, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (co-author: D. Kaplan)
A Review and Comparison of 3D Numerical Groundwater Models of the Floridan Aquifer System in South Florida - Chris Brown, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL (co-authors: S. England, L. Bittner, C. Murray, J. Mirecki)
Preliminary Study of the Morphologic and Vegetative Characteristics of the Ichetucknee River - Julianne Chechanover , University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (co-author: R. Hensley, M. Cohen)
Red Mangroves: Sediment Grain Size on Shell Middens is Not a Limiting Factor in Plant Success - Suzanne Connor, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL (co-authors: M. Donnelly, L. Walters)
Monitoring Various Water Quality Parameters within the Canal Street Canal, New Smyrna Beach, Florida - Samantha Edel, Daytona State College, New Smyrna Beach, FL (co-authors: D. Woodal, S. Horikami, J. Benet, C. Browne, L. Elliot)
Mapping Groundwater Withdrawals from Wells Relative to Water-Resource Metrics or Management Targets - Daniel J. Goode, U.S. Geological Survey, Lawrenceville, NJ (co-author: R. Winston)
Statistics-Based Hydrologic Model Compartmentalization for a Water Conservation Area - Ian Hahus, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL (co-authors: K. Migliaccio, D. Surratt, K. Douglas-Mankin)
Using the RamTest-APPTM Handheld Raman Identifier Gun (BioTools, Inc) to Validate Deadly Contaminants in End Use Locations of Public and Private Water Systems - Elaina Hermiz, Oxbridge Academy, West Palm Beach , FL (co-authors: R. Dukor, T. Thornton)
Developing a Methodology to Rank Nutrient Credits for Agricultural Cost Share Projects - Victoria R. Hoge, St. Johns River Water Management District, Palatka, FL
Water Quality Assessment of a Highly Polluted River Within the Densely Populated Kathmandu Valley in Nepal - Mohammad Iqbal, Dept. of Earth Science, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA (co-authors: T. Nidhi Bhattarai, S. Tuladhar and J. Shrestha)
Groundwater Regulation in the San Simon Sub-basin, Arizona: An Examination of the Proposal and Rejection of an Irrigation Non-Expansion Area - Bailey Kennett, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Quantifying Fish Populations of the Grassy Waters Preserve to Determine Overall Health of the Drinking Water Source for West Palm Beach, FL - Christopher Klein, Oxbridge Academy, West Palm Beach , FL (co-authors: S. Dorfman, T. Thornton)
Across the Temporal Spectrum - Data Exploration for Water Resources - Richard Koehler, NOAA/NWS, Boulder, CO
Patterns of Snowfall, Snowmelt, Snow Season Length, and Drought in the Green and Platter River Basins, Wyoming - Christopher Nicholson, University of Wyoming - WRDS, Laramie, WY
The Validation of Carbon Sequestration in the Histosol Soils of the West Palm Beach Florida Drinking Water Source, Grassy Waters Preserve - Derek Pearson, Oxbridge Academy, West Palm Beach , FL (co-authors: A. Dermody-McKeen, T. Thornton)
Watershed Delineation and Nitrogen Source Analysis for Bayou Chico, an Urban Watershed in Northwest Florida - Jennifer Rackley, US EPA Gulf Ecology Division, Gulf Breeze, FL (co-authors: R. Devereux, J. Rogers,
M. Machavaram, M.Mills)
Investigating Spatio-Temporal Scaling Nonlinear Structure in Bed Elevation Fluctuation Using Wavelet Decomposition - Sevil Ranjbar Moshfeghi, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL (co-author: A. Singh)
Surface Water Quantification of a Carcinogenic Herbicide (2,4D) in Water Hazards on Public Golf Courses and the Subsequent Exposure Awareness of the South Florida Junior PGA - Danni Rocco, Oxbridge Academy, West Palm Beach , FL (co-author: T. Thornton)
Water and Energy Footprints of Landfilled Food Waste - Tonmoy Sarker, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL (co-authors: K. Kibler, D. Reinhart)
Changing Land Use in New England: Retaining Forest Structure and its Soil Hydraulic Properties through Silvopasture - Anthony Stewart, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
National Water Resources Monitoring and Outlook: Meeting Water Managers' Needs for Timely Water Intelligence - Michelle Stokes, NOAA CBRFC, Salt Lake City, UT (co-authors: A. Ray, A. Nielson)
Using the Community-Based Environmental Monitoring Research Program GET WET! to quantify Heavy Metals in Public and Private Drinking Water Systems - Lily Turner, Oxbridge Academy, West Palm Beach , FL (co-author: T. Thornton)
Performance of Retention Ponds and Vegetative Filter Strips to Reduce Nutrient Loads in Cold Climate Agricultural Watersheds - Jason Vanrobaeys, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Morden, MB, Canada
Chemical Forms of Nitrogen in Varied Florida Watersheds - Jessica Voelker, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL (co-authors: S. Fox, A. Fox, K. Beckett, R. Trocine, J. Trefry)


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