James Rose


Hydrogeologist

Associate Research Professor


Education
M.S., Hydrogeology
B.S., Geology and A.A., Pre-Forestry
Contact Information

(406) 496-4829 (tel)

Email James Rose jrose@mtech.edu

Program Affiliations
GWIP
Research Interests
Economic Geology, Ground Water Assessment, Ground Water Monitoring, GW Modeling, Hydrogeology, Well Inventory, Water Monitoring
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2017 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2017, Groundwater Models to Evaluate Changes in Irrigation Practices – Stevensville GWIP Area, Ravalli County Montana: Guest Lecture for Dr. Glenn Shaw's Course at Montana Tech Class GEOE 420, Butte, Montana, Octoer 23, 2017.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2016, Geology and Mining Methods on the J-M Reef Platinum and Palladium Mineralized Zone, Stillwater Complex, Nye, Montana: Presented at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Mineral Symposium, Butte, Montana, October 20, 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2016, The Flathead Valley Deep Aquifer: Part I - The Three-Dimensional Digital Geologic Model: Presented at the MT AWRA Conference, Fairmont, Montana, October 14, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2016, Big Sky Project and Hydrogeologic Questions: Met with AGAI Gallatin Valley Irrigators Officers, Bozeman, Montana, October 1, 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2016, Overview of the Ground Water Investigation Program's Big Sky project and Examples of Groundwater/Surface Water Interactions: Presented at the Big Sky Sustainable Water Solutions Meeting, Big Sky, Montana, September 28, 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2016, GWIP Big Sky Project Recent Findings: Presented at the Big Sky Water and Sewer District Board Meeting, May 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Wheaton, J., 2016, Overview of the Geology and Hydrogeology of the Flathead Valley in Kalispell: Presented to Citizens at the Lutheran Church, Creston, Montana, April 7, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., and Wheaton, J., 2016, Geology and Hydrogeology of the Flathead Valley in Kalispell: Presented to Flathead Valley Residents at the Flathead Valley Community College, Kalispell, Montana, April 6, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2016, Introduction to Geology of the Flathead River Valley: Presented at the Kalispell Flathead Valley Community College Earth Science Class, Kalispell, Montana, April 6, 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2016, Computer Modeling of the Geology of the Flathead Valley: Presented at the Kalispell Flathead Valley Community College Physical Geology Class, Kalispell, Montana, April 6, 2016
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Wheaton, J., 2016, Introduction to a 3-Dimensional Geologic Model of the Flathead River Valley in Kalispell, Montana: Presented to the Flathead River Commission at FVCC, April 6, 2016.
2016 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Wheaton, J., 2016, Introduction to a 3-Dimensional Geologic Model of the Flathead River Valley in Kalispell, Montana (Science on Tap): Presented to a Citizen Group at the Flathead Brewery, Bigfork, MT, April 5, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2016, Hydrologic Cycle and Sand Tank Model Demonstration: Demonstrated at the Emerson Elementary School 5th Grade, Butte, Montana, March 2, 2016.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Waren, K., 2015, Big Sky Groundwater Investigation Project Overview: Presented at the Watershed Hydrology Course, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, December 4, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Waren, K., 2015, Summary of Big Sky GWIP Project and Water Budget Development: Guest Lecture for Dr. Robert Payne’s Senior-Level “Watershed Hydrology” Course at MSU, Bozeman, Montana, December 4, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, Geology and Mining on the J-M Reef, Stillwater Complex, South-Central Montana: Presented at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Mineral Museum, Butte, Montana, December 3, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, GWIP- Kalispell Project, Deep Aquifer Assessment and Valley Hydrologic Overview: Presented at the Flathead River Commission Monthly Meeting, Kalispell, Montana, November 16, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, GWIP-Big Sky Project Groundwater Chemistry and Groundwater Flow: Presented at the Montana Chapter, American Water Resources Association Annual Meeting, Missoula, Montana, October 8, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, Big Sky Ground Water Investigation: Presented at the Big Sky Review and Planning Meeting for DNRC and Stakeholders, Bozeman, Montana at the DNRC Office, April 30, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, GWIP in the Big Sky Area: Presented at the Gallatin Local Water Quality District Board Meeting, Bozeman, Montana, April 2, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, Surface Water Runoff Data and Result for the West Fork Gallatin River: Presented at Gallatin Valley Water Users Association Meeting, Bozeman, Montana, January 28, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Michalek, T., 2015, Snowpack and the Effects in the Gallatin Watershed: Presented to the Greater Gallatin Watershed Council, Bozeman, Montana, January 28, 2015.
2015 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2015, Assisted Gallatin River Task Force in Beginning Process to Store and Access Their Collected Field Data in GWIC, 2015.
2015 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2015, Stillwater Complex Exploration and Mining Experience: MGMG Seminar Series Speaker Session, 2015.
2014 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2014, Long-Term Aquifer Tests From the Deep Aquifer of the Flathead Valley Near Kalispell: Presented at the Montana Chapter, Montana American Water Resources Association, Kalispell, Montana, October 8-10, 2014.
2014 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Thomson, C.J., 2014, Big Sky Groundwater Study: Presented at the Big Sky County Water and Sewer District No. 363 Meeting, Big Sky, Montana, May 2014.
2014 Presentation Rose, J.C., 2014, The Big Sky Challenge - Water Supply and Disposal are only the Beginning: Presented at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Annual Research Meeting, Butte, Montana, March 2014.
2014 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2014, Obtain a Phosphate Mineral Sample for a Semester Lab Research Project: Assisted Flathead Community College Professor, 2014.
2014 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2014, Field Training to Students and GWIP for Use of the Sontek ADCP Boat and Teledyne ADCP Boat.
2013 Presentation Waren, K., and Rose, J.C., 2013, Big Sky Groundwater Investigation Program: Presented at the Gallatin Valley Soil and Water Conservation District Board Meeting, Manhattan, Montana, September 2013.
2013 Presentation Waren, K., and Rose, J.C., 2013, Big Sky Groundwater Investigation Program: Presented to the Big Sky Stakeholders Planning Meeting, Bozeman Water Resources Regional Office, Water Resources Division, Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, Bozeman, Montana, July 2013.
2013 Presentation Waren, K., Rose, J.C., and Bolton, A., 2013, Big Sky Groundwater Investigation: Presented at the Blue Water Task Force Annual Open Meeting, Big Sky, Montana, May 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2013, Research Collaboration and Use of Various Geophysical Methods for Ground Water Investigations: Met with Hugo Bertete-Aguirre, Geophysics Professor at Montana Tech, Butte, Montana, 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2013, Montana Tech Hydrogeology Field Course: Taught Class, Butte, Montana, 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2013, Installed Additional Monitoring Wells with MBMG-Geoprobe for the Montana Tech Hydrogeology Department to Assist Student with Thesis Projects at Grant-Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge, Montana, 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2013, Ground Water and Environmental Protection Sand Tank Model: Presented to Two Fifth Grade Classes at Emerson Elementary School, Butte, Montana, 2013.
2013 Educational Outreach Rose, J.C., 2013, Assisted the MBMG-Butte Mine flooding Group on the Montana Tech-Orphan Boy Mine Geothermal Heating System: Demonstrated to Project Planning Group, Butte, Montana, 2013.
2013 Presentation Rose, J.C., and Wheaton, J., 2013, Water-Well Drilling Design, Proper Well Completion Goals and Aquifer Testing: Presented to an Environmental Science Class at the Salish and Kootenai College, Pablo, Montana.
2012 Educational Outreach Wheaton, J., Rose, J.C., and Abdo, G., 2012, Energy and Groundwater in Montana: Moderated Ground Water Working Group Meeting, MBMG and Montana Watershed Coordination Council, Butte, Montana, July 31, 2012.
2012 Presentation Deal, E., and Rose, J.C., 2012, Underground Mine Tour – The Underground Mine Tour is Adjacent to a Heat-Pump Project under Construction which will Harness Geothermal Energy Beneath the Montana Tech Campus: Ground Water Working Group Meeting, MBMG and Montana Watershed Coordination Council, Butte, Montana, July 31, 2012.
2012 Presentation Wheaton, J., Rose, J.C., Waren, K., and LaFave, J., 2012, Ground Water Investigation Program (GWIP) Overview of Confined and Unconfined Aquifers: Presented at the Water Policy Interim Committee Meeting, Helena, Montana, July 13, 2012.
Outside Publications
Citation
Wheaton, J.R., and Rose, J.C., 2015, Flathead Valley Deep Aquifer Development and Implications for Surface Water: Poster Presentation at Clark Fork River Symposium, Missoula, Montana, April 23-24, 2015.