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    • Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations 

      Montgomery, David (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-02-14)
      Montgomery will review the importance of soil in sustaining civilizations. He will ask the question: can soil erosion limit the lifespan of civilizations? He will discuss contemporary and long-term (geological) erosion ...
    • King of Fish: the Thousand-Year Run of Salmon 

      Montgomery, David (University of Washington Water Center, 2005-02-17)
      Montgomery will review the evolution of the Pacific salmon. He will compare the current Pacific salmon decline to previous Atlantic salmon declines in England, Scotland, and New England. He will focus on harvest, hydro, ...
    • Vertical Channel Change Associated with Wood Accumulations: Implications for Delineating Channel Migration Zones 

      Montgomery, David (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-02-16)
      Montgomery will discuss the role of coarse woody debris in river ecosystems. He concludes that one of the few salmon conservation strategies that might work over a long run would be to restore a network of forested river ...