Mountain Hydrology Group

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Cornwell, E. N., Noah P. Molotch, McPhee, J. 2016: Spatio-temporal variability of snow water equivalent in the extra-tropical Andes cordillera from distributed energy balance modeling and remotely sensed snow cover. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 20: 411-430. DOI: 10.5194/hess-20-411-2016

Foster, L. M., Bearup, L. A., Noah P. MolotchPaul Brooks, Maxwell, R. M. 2016: Energy budget increases reduce mean streamflow more than snow–rain transitions: Using integrated modeling to isolate climate change impacts on Rocky Mountain hydrology. Environmental Research Letters, 11(4): article 044015. DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/4/044015

Seidel, F. C., Karl Rittger, Skiles, S. M., Noah P. Molotch, Painter, T. H. 2016: Case study of spatial and temporal variability of snow cover, grain size, albedo and radiative forcing in the Sierra Nevada and Rocky Mountain snowpack derived from imaging spectroscopy. The Cryosphere, 10(3): 1229-1244. DOI: 10.5194/tc-10-1229-2016

Noah P. MolotchDavid M. Barnard, Burns, S. P., Painter, T. H. 2016: Measuring spatiotemporal variation in snow optical grain size under a subalpine forest canopy using contact spectroscopy. Water Resources Research, 52(9): 7513-7522. DOI: 10.1002/2016WR018954

Broxton, P. D., Harpold, A., Biederman, J. A., Troch, P. A., Noah P. MolotchPaul Brooks 2015: Quantifying the effects of vegetation structure on snow accumulation and ablation in mixed-conifer forests. Ecohydrology, 8(6): 1073-1094. DOI: 10.1002/eco.1565