United States
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Michael Gooseff

Full Professor
University of Colorado Boulder
INSTAAR / Civil, Environmental, & Architectural Engineering
Research Interests
Michael Gooseff focuses on hydrology, glaciers, and biogeochemical cycling in the McMurdo Dry Valleys. He has been a student, CoPI, and lead PI on the McMurdo Dry Valley Long Term Ecological Research Project since 1998. He is responsible for running a network of 17 stream gages in the dry valleys, including the two on the Onyx River which were established by New Zealand scientists in the late 1960s.
Antarctic Research Location(s)
McMurdo Station
Field camp - helicopter access
Dry Valleys
Research Keywords
hyporheic zone, streams, biogeochemistry
NSF Antarctic Program
Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems
Other NSF Antarctic Programs
Antarctic Integrated System Science
SCAR Science Group Affiliation
Life Sciences Group