Science and Adaptive Management Committee

The Science and Adaptive Management Committee (SAMC) coordinates the implementation of Program-related science initiatives and signatory efforts by defining and delegating tasks to Science & Technical Ad Hoc Groups; compiling results from scientific studies, modeling, and monitoring efforts; and translating scientific findings into recommendations for best management alternatives in the Middle Rio Grande.


Alison Hutson

Aquatic Ecology Expert

Michael Porter

Aquatic Ecology Expert

Megan Friggens

Climate Science Expert

Meaghan Conway

Ecosystem Function Expert

Ari Posner

Geomorphology Expert

Aubrey Harris

Hydrology Expert

Ara Winter

Statistics/Modeling Expert

S. David Moore

Terrestrial Ecology Expert

Ondrea Hummel

Watershed Resource Planning/Regulatory Expert

Ryan Gronewold

EC ex officio