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Hubbart, Jason

Professor and Director of Institute for Water Security and Science

Jason A. Hubbart serves as the Director of the West Virginia University (WVU) Institute of Water Security and Science (IWSS), and is a professor of hydrology and water quality in the Division of Plant and Soil Sciences (School of Agriculture and Food) and Division of Forestry and Natural Resources (School of Natural Resources). He teaches and conducts research in the fields of hydrology, watershed management and water quality, and environmental biophysics, and directs the WVU Interdisciplinary Hydrology Laboratory (IHL).

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  1. Kutta, E., and J.A. Hubbart. 2019. Observed Climatic Changes in West Virginia and Opportunities for Agriculture. Regional Environmental Change, DOI: 10.1007/s10113-018-1455-y
  2. Kellner, E., and J.A. Hubbart. 2019. A Method for Advancing Understanding of Streamflow and Geomorphological Characteristics in Mixed-Land-Use Watersheds. Science of the Total Environment, 657:634-643. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.12.070
  3. Kutta, E., and J.A. Hubbart. 2018. Changing Climatic Averages and Variance: Implications for Mesophication at the Eastern Edge of North America’s Eastern Deciduous Forest. Forests, 9(605):1-13. DOI: 10.3390/f9100605
  4. Kellner, E., J.A. Hubbart, K. Stephan, E. Morrissey, Z. Freedman, E. Kutta, C. Kelly. 2018. Characterization of Sub-Watershed-Scale Stream Chemistry Regimes in an Appalachian Mixed-Land-Use Watershed. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 190: 586, pp 1-18. DOI: 10.1007/s10661-018-6968-9
  5. Kellner, E., and J.A. Hubbart. 2018. Flow Class Analysis of Suspended Sediment Concentration and Particle Size in a Mixed-Land-Use Watershed. Science of the Total Environment, 648: 973-983. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.187
  6. Klein-Hentz, A.M., P. Kinder, J.A. Hubbart, and E. Kellner. 2018. Accuracy and Optimal altitude for Physical Habitat Assessment (PHA) of stream environments using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV). Drones. DOI: 10.3390/drones2020020
  7. Hubbart, J.A., E. Kellner, P. Kinder, and K. Stephan. 2017. Challenges in Aquatic Physical Habitat Assessment: Improving Conservation and Restoration Decisions for Contemporary Watersheds. Challenges, 8(2): 31. DOI: 10.3390/challe8020031
  8. Kellner, E., and J.A. Hubbart. 2016. Application of the Experimental Watershed Approach to Advance Urban Watershed Precipitation/Discharge Understanding. Urban Ecosystems. DOI: 10.1007/s11252-016-0631-4
  9. Zeiger, S., and J.A. Hubbart. 2016. A SWAT Model Validation of Nested-Scale Contemporaneous Stream Flow, Suspended Sediment and Nutrients from a Multiple-Land-Use Watershed of the Central USA. Science of the Total Environment, 572:232-243. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.07.178
  10. Hubbart, J.A., R. Guyette, and R-M. Muzika. 2016. More than Drought: Precipitation Variance, Excessive Wetness, Pathogens and the Future of the Western Edge of the Eastern Deciduous Forest. Science of the Total Environment, 566-567:463-467. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.05.108
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