Beaver dams: Beneficial for watersheds?

February 6, 2023

Billy Beck (right), Iowa State Extension and Outreach forestry specialist, and Andrew Rupiper, graduate student in natural resource ecology and management, at a beaver dam study site in central Iowa. Iowa Learning Farms photo. 

Focus on the Future: Students & Their Contributions to Water Quality Research - November 8, 2023

Topics and Presenters:

Saturated riparian buffer designs: how  this best management practice accelerates water quality benefits and career opportunities.
- Tyler Groh
, Assistant Research Professor and Watershed Management Extension Specialist at Penn State University, former postdoc for ISU's Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering. 

Sediment and Nutrient Dynamics of Beaver Dam Complexes on the Des Moines Lobe, Iowa
- Andrew Rupiper –Graduate Research Assistant (MS), Department of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, in the Billy Beck Lab