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Kirschbaum's work featured in Popular Science

Dalia Kirschbaum's work with the NASA Global Landslide Catalogue appeared recently on the Popular Science website.

Santanello and Team Wrap up Field Campaign

Joe Santanello and teammates have completed 12 days of radiosonde launches in Oklahoma for the "Enhanced Soundings for Local Coupling Studies" field campaign.

Public Release of Land Information System (LIS) Framework, Version 7.1

The Hydrological Sciences Laboratory has released an updated version of the Land Information System (LIS) software framework. LIS 7.1 became available for release to US government agencies and to entities working under a US government contract or grant. Accompanying the LIS 7.1 software is the 7.1 public release of Land Data Toolkit (LDT) and the 7.1 public release of the Land Verification Toolkit (LVT).
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The Hydrological Sciences Laboratory examines the role of water in the Earth system. Laboratory researchers strive to better understand, quantify, and analyze the hydrological cycle and to measure hydrological processes in order to improve prediction of the response of global hydrology to anthropogenic and/or natural climate change.

Special emphasis is placed on land surface hydrological processes and their interactions with the atmosphere. Laboratory scientists develop remote-sensing and modeling techniques to investigate how the various components of the hydrological cycle interact over a broad range of spatial and temporal scales.

For further information, data, research, and other resources, see Hydrological Sciences Research.

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