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Joanna Endter-Wada

Joanna Endter-Wada

Environment and Society

Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: BNR 270A - By appointment
IconPhone: (435) 797-2487
IconEmail: joanna.endter-wada@usu.edu

Educational Background

PhD, Comparative Culture, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, 1987
MA, Comparative Culture, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, 1979
BA, Comparative Culture and Mathematics, University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, 1977

Emphasis

Humans and biophysical aspects of ecosystems with emphasis on water, public land, forest resources, fisheries, and urban landscapes

Biography

Dr. Endter-Wada's research focuses on conceptualizing and analyzing linkages between humans and biophysical aspects of ecosystems with emphasis on water, public land, forest resources, fisheries, and urban landscapes. The overarching themes of the Endter-Wada lab include:

  • Human dimensions of ecosystem service management
    • interdisciplinary perspectives on human-environment linkages
    • human hydrology
  • Water law and policy
    • urban water demand management and conservation
    • drought management
    • climate change
    • water for watersheds
  • Natural resource and environmental policy
    • public land and common property resources
    • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)