Elizabeth (Liddi) Meredith


Hydrogeologist

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
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at Aaniih Nakoda College, Harlem, Montana, October 5, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at the Lodge Room at Great Northern Hotel, Malta, Montana, October 5, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow in Lewistown, Montana, October 5, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at Pondera Senior Center, Conrad, Montana, October 4, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at Shelby High School, Shelby, Montana, October 4, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at Hensler Auditorium, MSU-Northern, Havre, Montana, October 4, 2018.
2018 Presentation Meredith, E., 2018, Monitoring Water Around Energy: Presented at the MUS Roadshow at Great Falls College, Great Falls, Montana, October 3, 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.
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.
Outside Publications
Citation
Meredith, E., and Blais, N., 2019, Quantifying Irrigation Recharge Sources Using Groundwater Modeling: Agricultural Water Management, v. 214, p. 9-16.
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, no.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.