Honors and awards Illinois State Water Survey staff have received.
Sally McConkey, Water Resources Engineer at the Illinois State Water Survey, has been elected Chair of the Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM). [Press Release]
Sally McConkey, Water Resources Engineer at the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS), has been certified as a Diplomate by the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE). [Press Release]
The American Meteorological Society at its Annual Conference in Seattle during January 24–27, 2011 awarded the distinction of Honorary Member to Stanley A. Changnon, a scientist at the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. [Press Release]
Dr. Mike Demissie, Head of the Center for Watershed Science and Allen Wehrmann, Head of the Center for Groundwater Science, were elected as Diplomate, Water Resources Engineer (D.WRE) of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers (AAWRE) of the American Society of Civil Engineers on May 17 at the 2007 Water Congress in Tampa, Florida. This is the highest professional recognition by the AAWRE for water resources professionals.
Yu-Feng Lin was selected as a Faculty Fellow of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Lin's research is on "The Development of Point-to-Zone Pattern Learning (P2Z) for Groundwater Recharge." The Faculty Fellows program is funded by NCSA and the Office of the Vice Chancelor for Research.