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Fall 2018 GEOLOGY-ECOLOGY-ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE COLLOQUIUM SERIES

presented by

CSUS Depts. of Geology, Biological Sciences, and Environmental Studies,

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, California Landscape Conservation Cooperative, and U.S. Geological Survey

TUESDAYS, 4:30 pm, Riverside  Hall 1015

 


Sept 4   Careers with the USGS Wetern Ecological Research Center

Anke Mueller-Solger, Michelle Hladik, Liz Stumpner, USGS/California Water Science Center, David Shimabukuro, Dept. of Geology, Sac State


Sept 11  From Antarctica to the depths of the Sea: Adventures of two scientiste investigating                                         paleoceanography  and paleogeography

Amy Wager and Steve Skinner, Department of Geology, Sac State


Sept 18  The interaction of wetland hydraulics and land subsidence reversal in a Sacramento-San Joaquin                   Delta wetland

Dr. Christine Poindexter, Assistant Professor, Water Resources Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Sacramento State


Sept 25  Summer Undergraduate Research Internships

Ellie Davidson, Theron Sowers, Steven Paxiao, Danielle Nestler, and Milo Kovet


Oct  2   The Shifting Pieces of the Southern Alaska Puzzle

Elisabeth Nadin, Department of Geosciences, University of Alaska Fairbanks


Oct  9    Soil biogeochemistry

                              Katy Dynarski, UC Davis


Oct 16    Into the Great Wide Open: The Potential Promise and Perils of Climate Geoengineering

Wil Burns (American University


Oct 23 Using detrital zircon to reconstruct origin of Salinian Block

                            Owen Anfinson (Sonoma State)


Oct 30 Paleozoic paleoclimate

                            Neil Griffis (pending), UC Davis


Nov 6  Vernal pool hydrology

                            Niall McCarten, UC Davis


Nov 13  Risk and Society

Jonathan Kaplan (Department of Economics, Sacramento State)


Nov 20  Oil, gas, and groundwater in California

Preston Jordan (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)


Nov 27    TBD

TBD


DEC 4      River science

Erin Bray (Deptartment of Geography, CSU Northridge)

Questions? Contact CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000