Five scientists, recognized as experts in the disciplines of fisheries biology, fluvial geomorphology, hydraulic engineering, hydrology, riparian ecology, wildlife biology, or aquatic ecology, form a Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Each member is appointed by the Executive Director and serves a four-year rotating term.
Clair Stalnaker, Former USGS (Retired); firstname.lastname@example.org
Clair Stalnaker (Ph.D. Animal Ecology) research interests include the method development and implementation and policy for instream flows.
John Buffington, USDA Forest Service; email@example.com
John Buffington (Ph.D. Geological Sciences) research interests include geomorphic controls on salmonid habitat at watershed scales and the use of streambed topography to predict channel hydraulics, sediment transport, and aquatic habitat.
Mike Merigliano, Consultant; firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike Merigiano’s (Ph.D. Forestry) expertise is in riparian ecology management.
James T. Peterson, Oregon State University; email@example.com
James Peterson’s (Ph.D. Fisheries) research focuses on multiple aspects of aquatic ecology, with an emphasis on stream fish communities.
Chris Jordan, NOAA; firstname.lastname@example.org
Chris Jordan (Ph.D. Fisheries) is a Research Fisheries Biologist with NOAA/NMFS’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center and Program Manager for the Mathematical Biology and Systems Monitoring Program.