Elizabeth (Liddi) Meredith


Hydrogeologist

Research Professor


Education
Ph.D., Geology
B.A., Physics
Contact Information

(406) 272-1601 (tel)

Email Elizabeth (Liddi) Meredith emeredith@mtech.edu

Program Affiliations
Energy
Research Interests
Coalbed Methane/Coal, Hydrology/Energy, Geochemistry, Groundwater Monitoring, Groundwater Modeling, Hydrogeology, Isotope Geochemistry, Agriculture, Energy, Water Nexus, Irrigation, Groundwater/Surface Water Interaction, Social/Societal Involvement in Applied Research
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2017 Presentation Meredith, E., 2017, Characterizing Water Resources Around Oil and Gas Development: Presented at the American Water Resources Association, Montana Section 2017 Conference, Helena, Montana, October 20, 2017.
2017 Presentation Meredith, E., 2017, Battling Natural Hazards with LiDAR: MBMG Annual Research Meeting, Butte, Montana, March 23, 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 Meredith, E.L., 2016, Groundwater Model Results in the Bighorn Valley: Presented at the Montana American Water Resources Association Conference, Fairmont, Montana, October 12-14, 2016.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Presented to the Big Horn Conservation District, Hardin, Montana, July 7, 2016.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Presented to the Lower Musselshell Conservation District, Roundup, Montana, June 21, 2016.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Presented to the Lower Musselshell Conservation District, Roundup, Montana, April 21, 2016.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Energy and Groundwater: Presented to the Montana Energy Summit 2016, Billings, Montana, March 30, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2016, Lead a Field Trip for Chief Dull Knife Summer Intern to Birney, Montana.
2016 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2016, Lead a Field Trip to Spring Creek Mine for University of West Virginia Field Camp, Decker, Montana.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Technical Presentation to Senator Daines/Congressman Zinke Energy Conference, Billings, Montana.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Technical Presentation to DNRC/BLM Technical Advisory Committee, Billings, Montana.
2016 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2016, Technical Presentation to NRCS/Coors/Western Sugar Cooperative, Huntley, Montana.
2015 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2015, Coal and Coalbed Methane in Montana: Past, Present, and Future: Public Lecture Series, Paper 48, September 30, 2015.
2015 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2015, Montana Coal Industry: Presented to the Energy Conference, Butte, Montana, September 2015.
2015 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2015, Presented to the DNRC/BLM Technical Advisory Committee, Billing, Montana, June 2015.
2015 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2015, Presented to the BLM Representatives Billings/Miles City, Billings, Montana.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented at the WWiSE Symposium, Laramie, Wyoming, October 2014.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented to the Ohio University Field Camp, Red Lodge, Montana, July 2014.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented at the Carbon Conservation District, Joliet, Montana, March 18, 2014.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented at the Big Horn Conservation District, Hardin, Montana, March 6, 2014.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented to the BLM Coalbed Methane Technical Advisory Committee, Billings, Montana.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented to the GWIP/GWAP Steering Committee, Butte, Montana.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented to the Yellowstone River Compact Commission, Billings, Montana.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented to the Salish-Kootenai College by Video Link.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented at CBMPA on In-Situ Uranium Mining, Hysham, Montana.
2014 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2014, Presented at Ohio University Field Camp, Red Lodge, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E., 2013, Recommendations for Establishing Groundwater Monitoring: Presented to the Australian CSG (CBM) Group, Sheridan, Wyoming, August 9, 2013.
2013 Presentation Wheaton, J., and Meredith, E.L., 2013, The Importance of Long-Term Monitoring Around Energy Development-Lessons Learned About the Value of Water Monitoring Around Coalbed Methane Development in Southeastern Montana: Presented to the Toowomba and Surat Basin Enterprise Tour (Australian), Sheridan, Wyoming, August 8, 2013.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Using Light Stable Isotopes in Research: Presented at Montana Tech of the University of Montana, Butte, Montana, August 5, 2013.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Presented at the Otter Creek TMDL Advisory Council Meeting, Ashland, Montana, June 6, 2013.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, GWIP Proposed Scope of Work: Presented to the BLM Coalbed Methane Technical Advisory Committee, Billings, Montana, April 9, 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2013, Science Fair Judge at Area High Schools, Billings, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Yellowstone River Watershed Compact Technical Group Meeting, Billings, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Presented at the Big Horn Conservation District, Hardin, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Presented at the Carbon Conservation District, Joliet, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Presented to the Cascade County Commission, Great Falls, Montana.
2013 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2013, Presented at the Stillwater Conservation District, Columbus, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E., 2012, Coal Development – Groundwater Monitoring Program for Coal Mines and Coalbed Methane: Groundwater and Energy Conference, MBMG and Montana Watershed Coordination Council, Butte, Montana, July 31, 2012.
2012 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2012, Science Fair Judge at Area High Schools, Billings, Montana.
2012 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2012, Served as a Judge for Area-Wide High School Science Fair, Billings, Montana.
2012 Educational Outreach Meredith, E.L., 2012, Trained CD Administrators and the MT Salinity Control Group in Groundwater Monitoring.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented at the USFS Ashland Ranger District, Ashland, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented to the DRNC/BLM Coalbed Methane Technical Advisory Committee, Billings, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented to the Wetland Council, Lewistown, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented to the Yellowstone Compact Commission, Billings, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented at the Hysham High School, Hysham, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented at the Big Horn Conservation District, Hardin, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented at the Carbon Conservation District, Joliet, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented at the Stillwater Conservation District, Columbus, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Yellowstone River Watershed Compact Technical Group Meeting, Billings, Montana.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented to the Cascade County Commission.
2012 Presentation Meredith, E.L., 2012, Presented to the Wetland Council, Lewiston, Montana.
Outside Publications
Citation
Meredith, E.L., 2016, Coal Aquifer Contribution to Streams in the Powder River Basin, Montana: Journal of Hydrology 537, March 2016, p. 130-137.
Meredith, E.L., and Kuzara, S.L., 2012, Identification and Quantification of Base Flow Using Carbon Isotopes: Groundwater, v. 50, no. 6, p. 959-965.
Frost, C.D., Brinck, E.L., Mailloux, J., Sharma, S., Campbell, C.E., Carter, S.A., and Pearson, B.N., 2011, Chapter 5 - Innovative Approaches For Tracing Water Co-Produced With Coalbed Natural Gas: Applications of Strontium and Carbon Isotopes of Produced Water in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming and Montana (invited): in Reddy, K.J., eds. Coalbed Methane: Energy and Environment, Nova Science Publishers, New York, 511 p.
Frost, C.D., Brinck, E.L., Mailloux, J., Sharma, S., Campbell, C.E., Carter, S.A., and Pearson, B.N., 2010, Innovative Approaches for Tracing Water Co-Produced with Coalbed Natural Gas: Applications of Strontium and Carbon Isotopes of Produced Water in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming and Montana: in press in Coalbed Natural Gas: Energy and Environment, Nova Publishers.
Brinck, E.L., and Frost, C.D., 2009, Evaluation of Amendments Used to Prevent Sodification of Irrigated Fields: Applied Geochemistry v. 24(11), p. 2113-2122.
Brinck, E.L., Drever, J.I., and Frost, C.D., 2008, The Geochemical Evolution of Water Coproduced With Coalbed Natural Gas in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming: Environmental Geochemistry, 15(4), p. 153-171.
Brinck, E.L., and Frost, C.D., 2007, Detecting Infiltration and Impacts of Introduced Water Using Strontium Isotopes: Ground Water, v. 45, p. 554-568.
Meredith, E.L., and Frost, C.D., 2007, Using Strontium Isotopes to Evaluate CBNG Irrigation Amendments1: Paper was Presented at the 2007 National Meeting of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, Gillette, WY, 30 Years of SMCRA and Beyond, June 2-7, 2007, Barnhisel, R.I., eds., Published by ASMR, 3134 Montavesta Rd., Lexington, KY 40502, p. 87-94.
Wheaton, J., Bobst, A.L., and Brinck, E.L., 2007, Considerations for Evaluating Coalbed Methane Infiltration Pond Sites Based on Site Studies in the Powder River Basin of Montana and Wyoming: in Barnhisel, R., eds.,Joint Conference of the 24th Annual Meetings of the American Society of Mining and Reclamation, June 2-7, 2007, Gillette, Wyoming, 980 p.
Frost, C.D., and Brinck, E.L., 2005, Strontium Isotopic Tracing of the Effects of Coal Bed Natural Gas (CBNG) Development on Shallow and Deep Groundwater Systems in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming, in M. Zoback, eds., Western Resources Project Final Report – Produced Groundwater Associated with Coalbed Natural Gas Production in the Powder River Basin: Laramie, Wyoming, Wyoming State Geological Survey Report of Investigations 55, p. 93-107.