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Janet H Curran

Stream geomorphology and hydrology: channel migration, bank erosion, origin and controls on river valley-bottom features, fluvial dynamics, braided rivers

Statisical hydrology: flood-frequency regression, characterizing streamflow seasonality, identifying streamflow-generating mechanisms

Professional Experience

  • 1999 - Present          Hydrologist, USGS Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska

  • 1998 - 1999               Hydrologist, USGS Water Resources Division, Portland, OR

  • 1996 - 1998               Research Assistant, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

  • 1991 - 1996               Engineering Geologist, GeoEngineers, Redmond, WA

Education and Certifications

  • M.S.       1999      Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado         Geology

  • B.S.       1990       University of Washington, Seattle, Washington            Geological Sciences

  • B.S.       1990       University of Washington, Seattle, Washington            Civil Engineering

Affiliations and Memberships

  • American Geophysical Union

  • American Water Resources Association - Alaska Section

Science and Products