Libby Creek Watershed

Instrumentation of High Alpine Watersheds
  • Expanding hydrologic measurement and data collection across the state.
  • Re-instrumentation of alpine watersheds in the Snowy Range
  • Coordinated with GLEES site, NCAR and US Forest Service
Snowy Range: Libby Creek
0bjectives:
  • Increased understanding of high alpine watershed processes
  • Improved watershed model parameterization
  • Climate Change effects
  • Bark Beetle Impacts

Additional instrumentation within the watersheds includes dendrometers, stable isotope samples and sediment samplers