Richard Lammers

Phone: (603) 862-4699
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 211, Durham, NH 03824
A headshot of Richard Lammers, a research assistant professor in the Earth Systems Research Center.


  • Ph.D., Phy Geog/Anal Methods, University of Toronto
  • M.S., Physical Sciences, University of Toronto
  • B.S., Physical Sciences, University of Toronto

Selected Publications

Mishra, S. K., Veselka, T. D., Prusevich, A. A., Grogan, D. S., Lammers, R. B., Rounce, D. R., . . . Christian, M. H. (n.d.). Differential Impact of Climate Change on the Hydropower Economics of Two River Basins in High Mountain Asia. Frontiers in Environmental Science, 8. doi:10.3389/fenvs.2020.00026

Murphy, J. T., Altaweel, M., Ozik, J., & Lammers, R. B. (2019). Understanding institutions for water allocation and exchange: Insights from dynamic agent‐based modeling. WIREs Water, 6(6). doi:10.1002/wat2.1384

Kliskey, A., Williams, P., Abatzoglou, J. T., Alessa, L., & Lammers, R. B. (2019). Enhancing a community-based water resource tool for assessing environmental change: the arctic water resources vulnerability index revisited. Environment Systems and Decisions, 39(2), 183-197. doi:10.1007/s10669-018-9712-7

Williams, P., Kliskey, A., McCarthy, M., Lammers, R., Alessa, L., & Abatzoglou, J. (2019). Using the Arctic water resources vulnerability index in assessing and responding to environmental change in Alaskan communities. Climate Risk Management, 23, 19-31. doi:10.1016/j.crm.2018.09.001

Grogan, D. S., Wisser, D., Prusevich, A., Lammers, R. B., & Frolking, S. (2017). The use and re-use of unsustainable groundwater for irrigation: a global budget. Environmental Research Letters, 12(3), 034017. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa5fb2

Serreze, M. C., Barrett, A. P., Slater, A. G., Woodgate, R. A., Aagaard, K., Lammers, R. B., . . . Lee, C. M. (n.d.). The large-scale freshwater cycle of the Arctic. Journal of Geophysical Research, 111(C11). doi:10.1029/2005jc003424

Peterson, B. J. (2002). Increasing River Discharge to the Arctic Ocean. Science, 298(5601), 2171-2173. doi:10.1126/science.1077445

Vorosmarty, C. J. (2000). Global Water Resources: Vulnerability from Climate Change and Population Growth. Science, 289(5477), 284-288. doi:10.1126/science.289.5477.284

Walko, R. L., Band, L. E., Baron, J., Kittel, T. G. F., Lammers, R., Lee, T. J., . . . Vidale, P. L. (2000). Coupled Atmosphere–Biophysics–Hydrology Models for Environmental Modeling. Journal of Applied Meteorology, 39(6), 931-944. doi:10.1175/1520-0450(2000)039<0931:cabhmf>;2

Vörösmarty, C. J., Fekete, B. M., Meybeck, M., & Lammers, R. B. (2000). Global system of rivers: Its role in organizing continental land mass and defining land-to-ocean linkages. Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 14(2), 599-621. doi:10.1029/1999gb900092

Most Cited Publications