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: October 1, 2020

Invasive Mussel Species Impacts the Food Web in Lake Mead

In an article for the journal Science of the Total Environment, USGS scientists and others discuss the impact of invasive quagga mussels on the ecosystem of Lake Mead located on the border of Arizona and Nevada. 

Date published: September 3, 2020

Vacancy: GS-12 Field Office Chief (Supr. Hyd. Tech.), NVWSC Southern Nevada Networks-Henderson, Nevada

The Nevada Water Science Center is pleased to announce an exciting career opportunity: We are seeking a Field Office Chief for the Southern Nevada Networks Unit in Henderson, Nevada.  The position is being advertised as a Supervisory Hydrologic Technician GS-12, and a relocation incentive is being offered.   

Date published: August 25, 2020

USGS Participation in Annual Lake Tahoe Summit

The USGS Nevada and California Water Science Centers participate in annual Lake Tahoe Summit

Date published: April 30, 2020

Intern Opportunities with the Nevada Water Science Center

The United States Geological Survey (USGS), Nevada Water Science Center will soon be filling two Student Trainee (Hydrology) positions at the GS-04 or GS-05 level, with a starting hourly rate between $15.18 and $18.23 depending on education and experience

Date published: January 7, 2020

Jill Frankforter selected as Nevada Water Science Center Director

New Nevada Water Science Center Director

Date published: November 7, 2019

USGS Nevada Water Science Center Presentation

On November 7, 2019, the USGS Nevada Water Science Center presented to the Douglas County Board of Commissioners.

Date published: October 4, 2019

Stakeholder meeting for Upper and Middle Carson River basins

On September 30, 2019, the USGS Nevada Water Science Center invited stakeholders to hear the provisional results of two numerical models for the Upper and Middle Carson River Basins. This was an opportunity for stakeholders to provide comments on this work prior to publication. Review comments can be sent to Kip Allander until October 18, 2019.

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.