Professor for Extension Water Quality and Nutrient Management, University of Arkansas
Michael “Mike” Daniels is an Extension Professor of Water Quality and Nutrient Management at the University of Arkansas. Mike also serves as the co-director of the Environmental Task Force for the University as well as the Co-Director for the progressive Arkansas Discovery Farms Program where he with other colleagues and innovative farmers look to understand the implications of best management practices on improving sustainable intensification of agriculture, while congruently improving water use efficiencies and water quality to downstream systems.
Mike serves a key role in leadership for water quality in the South East, and nationally. He is currently the chairman of the Environmental Quality Division of the American Society of Agronomy, as well as the chairman of the Southern Region Extension Water Resource Committee. He regularly publishes in the peer-reviewed and popular literature is the critical connection in Arkansas, and across the Southeast for bridging outreach and education and science for water quality improvement.