USDA NIFA AWARD No. 2015-38422-24058

Award Title: Water Resources Experiential Learning for USDA Careers
Lead Agency: Cal State San Bernardino University Enterprises Corporation (FF20717)
Award Period: 09/01/15-08/31/19

 

Watershed Management Interns' Final Deliverables

 

Student and Major CSU/CCC Campus Project Title Deliverables
Taylor Harms Allan Hancock College An Objective Analysis of US Forest Infrastructure of the Santa Lucia Ranger District

Taylor Harms Final Project

Jose Chavez Bakersfield College Four Beetles Project Jose Chavez Final Report
Sarah Buzby-Rynders CSU Bakersfield Evaluating Cost Effectiveness of Treating Unconventional Water Resources for Agriculture Use Sarah Buzby-Rynders Final Report
Timea Mezei CSU Bakersfield Evaluating Cost Effectiveness of Treating Unconventional Water Resources for Agriculture Use Timea Mezei Final Report
Julio Chavez Butte College  Four Beetles Project Julio Chavez Final Report
Dorothy Horn CSU Channel Islands Pervasive Plastics: A New Challenge for Crabs and our Sandy Beach Ecosystems Dorothy Horn Final Report
Jose Santos Cruz CSU San Bernardino INYO National Forest- Deadman's Watershed Roads Jose Santos Cruz Final Report
Sara Olsen CSU San Bernardino East Fork San Gabriel River Sara Olsen Final Project
Andrew Bardone College of the Sequoias Erosion Control Through the Application of Gypsum Andrew Bardone Final Report
Blake Doyle College of the Sequoias Natural Resources Conservation Service- Visalia

Blake Doyle Final Report

Joanna Ochoa College of the Sequoias Transmitting Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Calls To Disrupt Mating

 

Joanna Ochoa Final Report

Erick Osorno College of the Sequoias Erosion Control Through the Application of Gypsum Erick Osorno Final Report
Isabel Lambert College of the Sequoias NRCS USDA Internship Isabel Lambert Final Project
Isabel Santos College of the Sequoias Natural Resources Conservation Service- United States Department of Agriculture Isabel Santos Final Report
Daniella Cazares CSU East Bay Water Quality and Discharge Monitoring to Enhance Community Involvement in the Sausal Creek Watershed, Oakland Daniella Cazares Final Report
Nathan Veale CSU East Bay Groundwater Study for the Plum Restoration Project Nathan Veale Final Project
Zaira Alvarez Fresno State Sanitary Surveys Zaira Alvarez Final Report
Jovany Canchola Fresno State Hydrologic Conductivity Assessment in the Upper Big Creek Watershed Jovany Canchola Final Report
Cody Ellis-Herring Fresno State Upper Big Creek Priority Watershed Road Inventory and Hydrologic Conductivity Assessment Cody Ellis-Herring Final Report
Laura Martinez Fresno State Plant Science Internship Laura Martinez Final Report
Victor Obando Fresno State Assessing the Effect of Salinity on the Relative Crop Yield Through the use of Irrigation and Drainage Model CSUID Victor Obando Final Report
Alejandro Ramirez Fresno State Four Beetles Project Alejandro Ramirez Final Report
Dayadeepak Singh Fresno State Road Water Interaction Stanislaus National Forest Dayadeepak Singh Final Report
Emily Cooper Humboldt State Estimating Potential Stream Carrying Capacity with an Assessment of Anadromous Salmonid Habitat in the Upper Mainstem Eel River, California, USA Emily Cooper Final Report
Suzan Homsombath Humboldt State Chalk Mountain Plantation and Late-Successional Reserve Variable Density Thinning Suzan Homsombath Final Report
Vannia Pena Humboldt State Using Historical Vegetation Surveys to Guide Future Restoration on First 48 Fuel Break Project in the Mad River Ranger District Vannia Pena Final Report
Ryan Salas Humboldt State Mendocino National Forest Ryan Salas Final Report
Natalie Gonzalez Imperial Valley College The Effects of Agricultural Practices in the Imperial Valley Natalie Gonzalez Final Report
Jim Nguyen CSU Long Beach Investigation of Endocrine Disrupting Compounds (EDCs) with an additional focus on Constituents of Emerging Concern (CECs) in Wastewater and Groundwater Jim Nguyen Final Report

Elizabeth Eichorn

CSU Monterey Bay

Watershed and Agricultural Resources Management in the Pajaro River Watershed

Elizabeth Eichorn Final Report
Steve Flores CSU Monterey Bay Assessing Physical, Chemical, and Biological Parameters of Stream Communities Along Watersheds of the Los Padres National Forest Steve Flores Final Report
Isabella Rosales CSU Monterey Bay Sequoia National Forest Meadow Survey Internship 2016 Isabella Rosales Final Report
Kelcey Tern CSU Monterey Bay Rural Road Ram Pilot Application: Effectivity of the Rural Road Ram Smartphone Application Kelcey Tern Final Report
Dynasty Machado CSU Northridge Aliso Creek Pedestrian Bridge Dynasty Machado Final Report
Allison Moncada CSU Northridge National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) Update Project for US Forest Service Region 3 Allison Moncada Final Project
Andrew Kennedy Cal Poly Pomona Raising Awareness of Hexavalent Chromium Contamination in Drinking Water of Disadvantaged Communities Andrew Kennedy Final Report
Rafael N. Reyes Riverside City College Engineering Approach to the Restoration of Vogel Flats Picnic Site Rafael N. Reyes Final Report
Natalie Vaughn Riverside City College East Fork San Gabriel River: Camp 19
Stream Conditioning Inventory
Natalie Vaughn Final Project
Chris Hersey Sacramento State English Meadow: California Rapid Assessment Method Slope Wetland Assessment and Evaluation Chris Hersey Final Report
Ignacio Sanchez Sacramento State Sanitary Surveys Ignacio Sanchez Final Report
Cassandra Casares San Diego Mesa College Forest Health and Water Quality Cassandra Casares Final Report
Emily Estrada San Diego State

Watershed Management Internship Program

San Diego State University- Imperial Valley

Emily Estrada Final Report

Final Report 2

Maegan Salinas San Diego State Identifying Patterns of Crop Water Consumption in the Imperial Valley, California Using Remotely Sensed Estimates of Evapotranspiration and NDVI Maegan Salinas Final Report
Theodore Mendoza San Diego State

USDA Trails Strategy -

WRI: English Peak Survey

Theodore Mendoza Final Report
Rocio Ortiz San Diego State - Imperial Valley United States Department of Agriculture - Rural Development Rocio Ortiz Final Report
Walter Calderon-Schweitzer University of California, Santa Barbara

Compliance of the Mt. Pinos Ranger District Water Rights

Walter Calderon- Schweitzer Final Project

Jorge Briceno Southwestern Community College USDA Trails Strategy Program

Jorge Briceno Final Report 1

Final Report 2

 

Natalia Rico Southwestern Community College Historical Vegetation of the "First 48" Fuels Brake Project Natalia Rico Final Report
Shawn Velasquez Southwestern Community College Into the Field with the Cleveland National Forest

Shawn Velasquez Final Report

Bore Beetles

Inaja Fire

Native Peoples

Alec Schmitt CSU Stanislaus Resource Inventory, Conservation Planning, and Implementation Project Alec Schmitt Final Report
Ang Diku Sherpa CSU Stanislaus Ecological Assessment of Meadows in the Sierra Nevada Ang Diku Sherpa Final Report
Talen Wickenden Ventura Community College Assessing Physical, Chemical, and Biological Parameters of Stream Communities Along Watersheds of the Los Padres National Forest Talen Wickenden Final Report