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Laser Spec for Field Hydrology and Biogeochemistry: Lessons Learned and Future Prospects

Virtual Workshop exploring the potential and pitfalls of a revolutionary technology

If you are interested in participating, please fill out this form so that we can keep you updated with the latest information and connection links for this workshop.  These workshop events are free and open to the public.


Dial in instructions:  


At start time of the conference, each location must call one of the dial-in numbers:

From the National Center in Reston, dial internally x4848

From all other USGS/DOI locations, dial 703-648-4848

From nonDOI locations, dial toll free 855-547-8255*

*The toll free number is provided as a courtesy for use by attendees that are working offsite. If you are unable to connect with the toll free number for any reason, please use 703-648-4848.


After the voice prompt, please enter the Conference Security Code 17896 followed by the # key. If you weren't successful, you will hear another voice prompt with instructions. Please remember to mute your line after you connect to the call. If you are disconnected for any reason, please dial in again using the instructions listed above.


Conference Code #: 17896 (for all dates)


WebEx Details for each session follows:


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Instrumentation Forum

Date: Monday, January 27, 2014

Time: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm PST/1:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST (4 hours)

Session number: 993 062 811

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906417&UID=0&HMAC=4e168ef7dfaf91594b7f6d9fa54d00465b8e194a&RT=MiM2

 Call-in Confirmation #:          151968


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Markus Weiler - Linking in-situ observation of soil water stable isotopes with water balance estimates and isotope fluxes in transpiration

Date: Monday, February 3, 2014

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST/12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Session number: 998 541 819

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906497&UID=0&HMAC=0cd7daa6a8725552660fa39a73e13d7724dff1c7&RT=MiM2

Call-in Confirmation #:          15196


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Gabe Bowen - Fast analysis and flexible networks: How IRIS and citizen science can give us an unprecedented view of hydrological events

Date: Monday, February 10, 2014

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST /12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Session number: 995 586 864

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906502&UID=0&HMAC=5998e3b41bfd4becdd11f05d4c9cf6bf2e7969d2&RT=MiM2 

Call-in Confirmation #:          151970


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Julian Klaus - High frequency observations of stable isotopes in precipitation, groundwater recharge, and streamflow

Date: Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST /12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Session number: 991 355 569

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906507&UID=0&HMAC=59ecbeef95a46c74fe0172a030fafb6777f94f36&RT=MiM2

Call-in Confirmation #:          15171


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Todd Dawson - "Tracking Raindrops" using laser-based isotope measurements to track hydrological processes in real time

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST /12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Session number: 990 425 386

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906512&UID=0&HMAC=ba36d4b46977a4a068042e43d35983648b0c55f5&RT=MiM2

Call-in Confirmation #:          151972


Topic: USGS/CUAHSI Workshop

Presenter: Mark Conrad - High-frequency water isotope monitoring of complex groundwater/river water interactions along the Columbia River in south-central Washington

Date: Monday, February 24, 2014

Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am PST /12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST (1 hour)

Session number: 999 302 215

Session password: water5012

Direct link to session: https://fedgov.webex.com/fedgov/k2/j.php?ED=218906517&UID=0&HMAC=3adaa059996320a1dd2f066f2f61c801b47b781f&RT=MiM2

Call-in Confirmation #:          151973


Virtual Poster Session

Date: Friday, February 28, 2014

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm PST / 1:00 -3:00 pm EST

To join the meeting:


Conference Number(s):  (866) 244-8528

Participant Code: 691656

Please view posters in advance at http://www.scribd.com/CUAHSI as of February 25th.


Extended abstracts to be published in a USGS technical publication as a collection of seminar and poster abstracts with graphics

Deadline February 15, 2014 - submitted to commgr@cuahsi.org


Requirements for Poster submission:

                May be submitted at same time as abstract.  Posters will be viewed online at http://www.scribd.com/CUAHSI and then discussed via virtual breakout rooms on Feb 28th. Physical dimensions should be no larger than 30x40” in horizontal orientation.

Deadline February 24, 2014 - submitted to commgr@cuahsi.org