Hydrology and Meteorological Monitoring Technician
Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks
Conducting operational planning and co-ordinating hydrological and meteorological field experiments, surveys and monitoring programs for assessing the impacts of...
on the physical, chemical and biological responses in lakes, rivers, streams and their catchments.
Providing project leadership and technical expertise with respect to the monitoring and assessment of water quantity and quality to staff, partner agencies and the public. Including organizing the participation of students, partner agency staff and/or university scientists and graduate students on field experiments and surveys.
Developing and testing new or innovative technical approaches including liaising with technical experts in universities, research institutions, private/public sector and partner agencies in the field of hydrological and meteorological monitoring.
Yao, H., Field, T., McConnell, C., Beaton, A., & James, A. L. (2018). Comparison of five snow water equivalent estimation methods across categories. Hydrological Processes, 32. http://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.13129
Yao, H., James, A., McConnell, C., Turnbull, B., Field, T., & Somers, K. (2016). Relative contributions of stream concentration, stream discharge and shoreline load to base cation trends in Red Chalk and Harp lakes, south-central Ontario, Canada. Hydrological Processes, 30, 858-872. http://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.10627
Connor, E. M. O., McConnell, C., Lembcke, D., & Winter, J. G. (2011). Estimation of total phosphorus loads for a large, flashy river of a highly developed watershed - seasonal and hysteresis effects. Journal Of Great Lakes Research, 37, Supplement 3, 26-35. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2011.04.004
Lembcke, D., Ansell, A., McConnell, C., & Ginn, B. K. (2011). Use of semipermeable membrane devices to investigate the impacts of DDT (Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane) in the Holland Marsh environs of the Lake Simcoe watershed (Ontario, Canada). Journal Of Great Lakes Research, 37, Supplement 3, 142-147. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.jglr.2011.01.002
Yao, H., McConnell, C., Somers, K., Yan, N., Watmough, S. A., & Scheider, W. (2011). Nearshore human interventions reverse patterns of decline in lake calcium budgets in central Ontario as demonstrated by mass-balance analyses. Water Resources Research, 47. http://doi.org/10.1029/2010WR010159
McConnell, C., & Yao, H. (2010). Improving temperature, precipitation and solar radiation-based empirical models of snowpack and melt. In: Proceedings Of The 10Th International Symposium On Stochastic Hydraulics And 5Th International Conference On Water Resources And Environment Research, 8pp.