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Daniel J Goode


Water Science

  •  Flow, Transport, & Reaction in Fractured-Rock Aquifers

  •  Groundwater Availability, Protection, & Remediation

  •  Aquifer Property Estimation by Field Testing & Simulation

  •  Middle East Water Resources

  •  Visualization & Science Delivery

Recent Projects and Service

  • USAID - Aquifer Storage & Recovery in the Middle East - North Africa Region
  • Navy, EPA - Groundwater Characterization & Remediation in Fractured-Rock Aquifers in Southeastern Pennsylvania
  • SERDP (DoD) - Field Method for VOCs in Low-Permeability Zones
  • Delaware River Basin Commission Water Management Advisory Committee  2016-20
  • Assoc. Editor Hydrogeology Journal  2014-18
  • EPA Science Advisory Board Hydraulic Fracturing Research Advisory Panel  2013-16

Professional Experience

  • USGS 1987 - present
    Pennsylvania Water Science Center since 1994
    Detail to International Water Resources, Middle East Activities, 2000-04
    National Research Program (Water), Reston & Menlo Park, 1987-93

  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 1983-86

  • GCA Technology Division, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1982-83


Education and Certifications

  • Princeton  PhD  1998

  • M.I.T.  SB 1980,  SM 1982


Honors and Awards

  • Department of the Interior Superior Service Award, 2009


Abstracts and Presentations

  • Salameh, E., Goode, D.J., and Abdallat, G., 2019, Unsustainable depletion of non-renewable groundwater accelerating - the Jordan case (abs.): American Geophysical Union Chapman Conference on the Quest for Sustainability of Heavily Stressed Aquifers at Regional to Global Scales, Valencia, Spain, October 21-24, 2019.

  • Goode, D.J., Winston, R.B., Conlon, M.D., and Risser, D.W., 2018, WellFootprint and ModelMuse – A New Map App for Visualizing the Magnitude of Pumping (abs.): Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium, May 8, 2018, State College, Pennsylvania.

  • Goode, D.J., 2017, Middle East water data banks and groundwater awareness for Israeli, Jordanian, and Palestinian aquifers (abs.): World Bank & International Water Assoc., June 2, 2016, Jaipur, India, p. 64-65 in Hirji et al., South Asia Groundwater Forum, New Delhi, India, Academic Foundation, 116 p.


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