Nevada Water Science Center

News

NVWSC science that has been highlighted in a news release is available from the list below.

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Date published: April 15, 2019

NVWSC Director Position Open Now

The USGS Nevada Water Science Center (NVWSC) has re-advertised the Center Director position (Supervisor Interdisciplinary, GS-1315/1350-15). It is currently advertised on USA jobs. The vacancy closes on April 26. 

Date published: October 15, 2018

Hydrologist Position in Carson City

The USGS Nevada Water Science Center (NVWSC) would like to bring to your attention to a Hydrologist vacancy currently advertised on USA jobs (...

Date published: August 10, 2018

Hydrologist/Database Manager Vacancy in our Henderson office

This is a full time position in the Henderson Office of the Nevada Water Science Center. This position is with the USGS/DOE Cooperative Program, which provides hydrologic and geologic expertise to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to address environmental and scientific issues at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS).

Date published: July 3, 2018

Hydrologist Vacancy in Our Henderson Office

This GS 12/13 position is with the USGS/DOE Cooperative Program, which provides hydrologic and geologic expertise to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to address environmental and scientific issues at the Nevada National Security Site (NNSS). The vacancy is open until July 27, 2018.

Date published: June 28, 2018

Physical Scientist (Spatial Analysis) Vacancy in Carson City, Nev.

The Nevada Water Science Center (NVWSC), currently has an opening for a physical scientist position in our Spatial Analysis Unit (SAU), Carson City, NV, office. The vacancy is open on USA Jobs for two weeks beginning Monday, June 25 and closing...

Date published: May 18, 2018

Michael Pavelko Receives DOI Exemplary Act Award

NVWSC hydrologist, Michael Pavelko, received the Department of the Interior Exemplary Act award at the USGS awards ceremony on May 15, 2018, at the USGS headquarters in Reston, VA. Michael was awarded for his quick thinking and action that saved the life of a co-worker.

Date published: April 22, 2018

Groundwater Hydrologist Vacancy in Carson City, Nev.

The USGS Nevada Water Science Center (NVWSC) would like to bring to your attention to a Groundwater Hydrologist vacancy currently advertised on USA jobs (federal employee applicants, ...

Date published: April 19, 2018

USGS to Present Preliminary Findings from the Virginia City Highlands Groundwater Investigation in May

Are you interested in learning more about the preliminary findings from the Virginia City Highlands Groundwater Investigation? Please join scientists from the U.S. Geological Survey at a public presentation in Reno.

Date published: March 15, 2018

Devils Hole Workshop 2018

 

CALL for ABSTRACTS and REGISTRATION

“Developing a Better Understanding of the Death Valley Region”

May 2-4, 2018

Date published: April 24, 2017

2017 Snowmelt Runoff Signals Good News for Walker Lake but Raises Flooding Concerns Along Walker River

USGS model simulations suggest that Walker Lake will rise by as much as 15 to 18 feet this year, the most in a single year in recorded history.

Date published: January 12, 2017

Reporters: Accompany a USGS Field Crew as They Monitor Stream Flow and Flooding

You are invited to join USGS scientists and field technician crews as they collect discharge measurements in rainfall-affected areas.

Date published: May 23, 2016

New Tool Aims to Help Balance Supply and Demand of Water Resources

A new computer model allows water managers to better manage water distribution.