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Schilling appointed State Geologist

Posted on August 2nd, 2018

Keith Schilling has been appointed State Geologist for Iowa.

A well being drilled on an Iowa golf course in 2015

Are golf courses contributing to Iowa’s nitrate runoff?

Posted on October 24th, 2017

The Cedar Rapids Gazette posted an article regarding IGS’s Schilling and Streeter’s research, funded by Iowa and national golf and turf grass groups. The study assigned each of Iowa’s 421 golf courses a number, then used a computer to randomly select one nine-hole course and one 18-hole course from each of three regions of the […]

New water quality project in Lime Creek watershed

Posted on June 1st, 2017

A new project funded by the Iowa Nutrient Reduction Center is aimed at understanding the nutrient reduction benefits found in roadside ditches. The study, led by Dr. Keith Schilling from the Iowa Geological Survey at the University of Iowa, is being conducted in the Lime Creek watershed in Buchanan County. Six roadside ditches in the […]

Study of Nitrate and Phosphorus at Iowa Golf Courses

Posted on May 26th, 2015

Keith E. Schilling and Matthew Streeter, Iowa Geological Survey, University of Iowa Ryan Adams, Department of Horticulture, Iowa State University   Nonpoint source pollution from nitrate-nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) contributes to nutrient enrichment in local streams and lakes and development of hypoxic (dead) zones in regional water bodies, including the Gulf of Mexico. In […]

Keith Schilling

Posted on July 30th, 2014

State Geologist and Research Scientist, Iowa Geological Survey Office:  340A Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone Number: 319-335-1422 Email: Research Interests: Hydrology Surface and groundwater interaction Land use/land cover change Watershed modeling Nutrient fate and transport Sediment erosion and transport Floodplain processes Ecohydrology Time-series analysis Biogeochemistry Recent Publications: Streeter, M.T. and K.E. Schilling. […]


Posted on June 20th, 2014

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