Researchers collects tiny herbivores in eelgrass in Netarts Bay
This research looked at the relative importance of local and regional scales in organizing eelgrass communities and the potential of regional oceanography and trophic interactions in regulating patterns of primary producers in this system.
South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
This video provides an overview of the environmental DNA monitoring efforts at the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve.


Students rafting down the Willamette River on a sunny day
This video is about the OSU Environmental Leadership for Youth (ELY) program that invites a diversity of students from 8th to 12th grades in the Willamette Valley to be inspired by natural areas, watershed science and community engagement.
This thesis project comprised the first spatiotemporal characterization of metformin in a high-discharge river system and examined the effects of metformin on aquatic primary producers.
StreamWebs offers a suite of online applications for students to share and analyze their data and review the work of their peers. Students are able to upload their data and share their valuable contributions to watershed health with their community.


Researchers studied macroinvertebra​te assemblages in lowland temporary streams of a region with high agricultura​l land use, the southern Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA.