In the media

Research from the waterSHEDlab has garnered significant media interest around the world. Below is a partial list of the stories, organized by theme.


#RiverPiracy in Yukon, published in Nature Geoscience by Shugar et al. The paper generated an AltMetric score of 1000 in less than three days.

New York TimesWashington PostGuardianSeattle TimesQ13FoxPopular ScienceClimate CentralScience NewsCBCCBC Radio The CurrentGlobe and MailUSA TodayBBC World ServiceMashableChristian Science MonitorGizmodoAtlas ObscuraCBS NewsTIMEUS News & World ReportDaily Kos, and more


Nepal Gorkha earthquake and landslides, published in Science by Kargel et al.

New York TimesLiveScience,, Popular Science, Nature, Himalayan Times, NASA, Scientific American, Christian Science Monitor, and more


Landslides on glaciers, published in Journal of Geophysical Research by Shugar et al. and Sedimentology by Shugar and Clague

Canadian Geographic