Marc Bierkens is 2023 AGU Hydrologic Sciences Award Recipient

Prof. Marc Bierkens was announced as AGU's 2023 Hydrologic Sciences Award recipient. Being selected as a Section Honoree is bestowed upon individuals for meritorious work or service toward the advancement and promotion of discovery and solution science. AGU, the world's largest Earth and space science association, annually recognizes a select number of individuals as part of its Honors and Recognition program.

Prof. Bierkens is recognized by the global Earth and space sciences community for his outstanding contributions to the science of hydrology over the course of his career.

Honorees will be recognized at AGU23, which will convene more than 25,000 attendees from over 100 countries in San Francisco and online everywhere on 11-15 December 2023. This celebration is a chance for AGU’s community to recognize the outstanding work of our colleagues and be inspired by their accomplishments and stories. 

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