Diana Oviedo-Vargas

Diana Oviedo-Vargas

Assistant Research Scientist
Watershed Biogeochemistry

970 Spencer Road
Avondale, PA 19311

Phone: 610-268-2153 x1263
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Research Interests

Coupled biogeochemical cycles, characterization of particulate and dissolved organic matter, greenhouse gas emissions from aquatic systems, effects on land use on water quantity and quality, contaminants of emerging concern such as PFAS and neonicotinoid pesticides.

Educational Background

  • BS in Chemistry from University of Costa Rica
  • MS and PhD in Environmental Science from Indiana University., Bloomington
  • Postdoctoral Researcher at NC State University

Ongoing and Recent CESU Research

National Capital Region Network Stream Water Vital Signs: Evaluating data quality, revising and updating protocols, and analyzing long-term data to meet natural resource information needs, in collaboration with the National Park Service National Capital Region Network. A description of this project is available on Stroud Water Research Center’s website.

Monitoring Fish Populations and Stream Habitat Quality for National Park Service Units of the National Capital Region, in collaboration with the National Park Service National Capital Region Inventory and Monitoring Program. More information on this project is available on Stroud Water Research Center’s website.

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