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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


DEC 4      River science

Erin Bray (Deptartment of Geography, CSU Northridge)

Questions? Contact CSUS 916.278.6337 or USGS 916.278.3000