Shawn Kuzara


Associate Professor

M.S., Hydrogeology
B.A., Environmental Studies
Contact Information

(406) 272-1606 (tel)

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Program Affiliations
Research Interests
Coalbed Methane, Energy, Geochemistry, Hydrogeology
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2018 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2018, A Century of Irrigation in Montana: Presented for the Education Session at the Miller Coors, Western Sugar and Syngenta’s Sustainability Annual Results Review, Billings, Montana, March 12, 2018.
2018 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2018, Groundwater and Surface Water Interaction in the Rock Creek Watershed: Presented to the City of Joliet, Joliet, Montana, February 27, 2018.
2017 Presentation Meredith, E., and Kuzara, S., 2017, Irrigation and Groundwater: How Irrigation Supports Recharge and Interacts with the Quality of Groundwater: Presented at the Musselshell Water User Coalition, Roundup, Montana, December 12, 2017.
2016 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., and Kuzara, S., 2016, Rolling Rivers Interactive Table: Demonstrated at the Agriculture Section of the Northern International Livestock Exposition (NILE) Rodeo, Billings, Montana, October 17-19, 2016.
2016 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2016, Irrigation Efficiencies Impact on Domestic Groundwater Supplies: Poster Presentation at the MT AWRA Conference, Fairmont, Montana, October 13, 2016.
2015 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2015, Annual Data Findings: Presented to the Carbon Conservation District and Commissioners, March 2015.
2015 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2015, Groundwater and Surface Water Interaction in the Rock Creek Watershed: Presented to the DNRC, February 12, 2015.
2014 Presentation Chandler, K., and Kuzara, S., 2014, Sustainable Water Supplies from the Madison Aquifer: Presented to the Cascade County Commissioners, Great Falls, Montana, March 31, 2014.
2014 Presentation Kuzara, S., 2014, Groundwater and Surface Water Interaction in the Rock Creek Watershed: Presentation to Carbon Conservation District, Joliet, Montana, March 18, 2014.
2013 Educational Outreach Kuzara, S., 2013, Co-Instructed with Steve Regal on Steps Involved for Obtaining a Montana Monitoring Well Contractors License, 2013.
Outside Publications
Meredith, E.L., and Kuzara, S.L., 2012, Identification and Quantification of Base Flow Using Carbon Isotopes: Groundwater, 50: 959–965. doi:10.1111/j.1745-6584.2012.00952.x
Wheaton, J., and Reddish, S., 2005, Potential Effects to Ground Water Systems Resulting From Subsurface Injection of Coalbed Methane Production Water: White paper Prepared for the Montana Department of Environmental Quality, 17 p.