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Caine, T. Nelson


T. Nelson Caine (Nel)

PhD, Australian National University, 1966
Office: 303-492-5053



Geomorphology and hydrology

Disciplines: Geomorphology • Hydrology




Alpine catena response to nitrogen deposition and its effect on the aquatic system.

Litaor, I., Suding, K., Anderson, S.P., Litus, G., Caine, N., CATENA, 170, 108-118, DOI: 10.1016/j.catena.2018.06.004,


Climate regulates alpine lake ice cover phenology and aquatic ecosystem structure.

Preston, DL, Caine, N, McKnight, DM, Williams, MW, Hell, K, Miller, MP, Hart, SJ, Johnson, PTJ, AGU-Geophysical Research Letters, DOI: 10.1002/2016GL069036,


Cryosphere: ice on Niwot Ridge and in the Green Lakes Valley, Colorado Front Range.

Leopold, M, Lewis, G, Dethier, D, Caine, N, Williams, MW, Plant Ecology & Diversity, 8, 5-6, 625-638, 1755-0874, 1755-1668, DOI: 10.1080/17550874.2014.992489,


Thawing glacial and permafrost features contribute to nitrogen export from Green Lakes Valley, Colorado Front Range, USA.

Barnes, R.T., Willliams, M.W., Parman, J.N., Hill, K., Caine, N., Biogeochemistry, 117, 2-3, 413-430, DOI: 10.1007/s10533-013-9886-5,


Headwater catchments of the Boulder Creek watershed.

Williams, M.W., Hood, E., Caine, N., Comprehensive Water Quality of the Boulder Creek Watershed, Colorado, During High-Flow and Low-Flow Conditions, 2000, US Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations, Murphy, S.F., Verplanck, P.L., Barber, L.B., Report 03-4045, 185-197,


Volume and role of stream discharge from an alpine snowpack.

Carroll, T., Caine, N., The Eisenhower Consortium for Western Environmental Forestry Research: Research Highlights, 1972-1980, Fort Collins, USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Lewis, G.D., Eisenhower Consortium Bulletin 8:III-4,

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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement #DEB-1637686. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necesarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.

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