Archive for June, 2012

Optimal Precipitation Estimation for Land Surface Modeling

June 29, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

X. Feng, P. Houser, R. MacCracken, 2013-2015: Optimal Precipitation Estimation for Land Surface Modeling . NASA-ROSES-2012 A20: PMM: Precipitation Measurement Missions Science Team (NNH12ZDA001N-PMM), $467,349, 1 mo/yr (GMU), 1/01/2013 – 12/31/2015, Sponsor POC: Dr. Ramesh K. Kakar (202/358-0240, …

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Exploiting Multisensor and Multiwavelength Precipitation Measurement Mission Synergy

June 29, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

A CREW proposal submitted to NASA-ROSES-2012 A20: PMM: Precipitation Measurement Missions Science Team (NNH12ZDA001N-PMM), , $488,000, 2 mo, 01/01/2013 – 12/31/2015.

I hypothesize that simultaneous multichannel retrievals of multiple water and energy variables in a vertical ocean/land-atmosphere column will (a) allow …

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Decline in king salmon is rooted in the sea, state biologists say

June 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Mon Jun 25 09:40:24 EDT 20121900 The Anchorage Daily News (www.adn.com)

By RICHARD MAUER (06/24/12 22:06:41)

Something in the ocean has been death to Alaska’s king salmon.

The state’s iconic fish, treasured for food, sport and cash, should now be …

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Patrick Higgins: Settlements sidestep Klamath’s real problems

June 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

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Patrick Higgins: Settlements sidestep Klamath’s real problems

Staff Reports

Sunday, June 24, 2012

The June 11 “Speak Your Piece,” “Klamath science process is solid” by lead federal scientist Dennis Lynch, was almost pure Orwellian double-speak, which is the

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Paul R. Houser: Dam removal holds risks, uncertainties

June 24, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

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Paul R. Houser: Dam removal holds risks, uncertainties

Staff Reports

Sunday, June 24, 2012

After I questioned the accuracy of science reporting and summary documents related to the Klamath Secretarial Decision, I faced systematic reprisal and my job as the

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Scientist blows whistle on dam removal assessment

June 22, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

 

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Scientist blows whistle on dam removal assessment

A   senior scientific advisor was fired by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR)   shortly after raising questions of bias in Bureau documents touting the   benefits of removing four

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Response to Lynch: Summary

June 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Dr. Paul R. Houser, 20 June 2012

After I questioned the accuracy of science reporting and summary documents related to the Klamath Secretarial Decision, I faced systematic reprisal and my job as the Bureau of Reclamation’s science advisor was …

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Comments from an Engineering Standpoint

June 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Comments from Jerry Bacigalupi, PE on Dennis Lynch’s guest OpEd published in the June 15, 2012 Capital Press “Klamath science process (Dr. Houser’s speaking engagement in the Klamath Basin).”

 

 

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Senator Doug Whitsett: Newsletter

June 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Newsletter

Senator Doug Whitsett, Oregon

06/11/12: DOI Survey

Last week, the United States House of Representatives passed legislation that would prohibit federal agencies from encouraging people to complete government surveys by sending cash in the mail. The legislation was adopted in …

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Klamath whistle-blower offers a rebuttal

June 18, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Klamath whistle-blower offers a rebuttal

June 18, 2012 10:47 AM| No Comments

Last Monday, we published an Op-Ed by Dennis Lynch, an official with the U.S. Geological Survey and lead scientist on the Klamath Basin settlements. He took

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