Given in honor of the late Dr. Robert Farvolden, former senior science counsel for the National Ground Water Association, the $500 scholarships are awarded based on the quality of the presentation, content (including contribution to ground water science, engineering, management or policy), and demonstrated insight on the chosen topic.
- Rory Cowie, University of Colorado at
Boulder, "Use of Isotopic and Geochemical Tracers to Identify Source
Waters and Subsurface Residence Times Within Headwater Catchments in Boulder
Creek Watershed, Colorado" (paper);
- Kristin Mikkelson,
Colorado School of Mines, "Preliminary
Investigations Into the Impact on Metal and Cationic Surface and
Groundwater Fluxes Due to the Mountain Pine Beetle Epidemic: Summit County, Colorado"
- Michelle Miro, University
of Texas at Austin,
"Rural Water Supply in Tamil,
India: A Provider-Based
- Stephanie Wong, Baylor University, "Quantifying Groundwater Resources in Alluvial Aquifers Using GIS" (poster).