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Joshua Viers

Title: 
Associate Professor
Phone: 
+1 (209) 228-4047
Research Interests: 

Professor Viers is a watershed scientist with expertise in resource management and environmental decision making. His areas of watershed science research include:

  • Agroecology and Conservation Agriculture Planning and Implementation
  • Climatic and Hydrological Change Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Strategies
  • Ecosystem Service and Biodiversity Inventory, Assessment, and Restoration
  • Geospatial Technologies (Geographic Information Systems / Remote Sensing);
  • Informatics; Database Design and Data Mining
  • Water and Watershed Management; Water Footprinting
Major: 
Environmental Engineering
Education: 
  • Ph.D. in Ecology, 2003 -- University of California, Davis
  • B.S. in International Agricultural Development, 1994 -- University of California, Davis
  • A.A. in Liberal Arts, 1991 -- Sierra College