Geological and Environmental Sciences

Fall 2015

Seminar Schedule

Please join us throughout the semester to learn more about a variety of topics in the areas of geology, environmental science, and more!

Time and Location (unless otherwise noted): 4:00-4:50 PM, PHSC 202 - CSU Chico

Tues Sep 1Laurie Racca, PG, Senior Registrar, Department of Consumer AffairsGeologist-In-Training: A Step Towards a Promising CareerWatch on YouTube
Tues Sep 8Heidi Cummings, Senior Geologist, Holdrege & Kull Consulting Engineers and GeologistsDesign and Construction of a Perimeter Dewatering Cutoff Trench at the Closed Lincoln LandfillWatch on YouTube
Thur Sep 17Richard Perry, Nevada Division of MineralsMineral, Oil and Geothermal Exploration and Production of Nevada, 2014Watch on YouTube
Tues Sept 22Christina Buck, Water Resources Scientist, Butte County Department of Water and Resource ConservationManaging Groundwater for Environmental Stream TemperatureWatch on YouTube
Tues Sept 29Jean Moran, CSU East BayGroundwater Flow and Nitrate Transport in Butte BasinWatch on YouTube
Tues Oct 6Rachel Teasdale, Geological & Environmental Sciences, CSU, Chico2015 Eruption and Monitoring of Axial Seamount, an Active Volcano on the Juan de Fuca RidgeNo Video Available
Tues Oct 13Eldon Gath, President, Earth Consultants Int’l. & AEG Richard H. Jahns Distinguished Lecturer in Applied GeologyNatural Hazard Identification, Impact Analysis, and Risk Assessment for Community Disaster Mitigation PlanningWatch on YouTube
Tues Oct 20NOVA, Film SeriesSpecial screening of Making North America (Note: El Rey Theatre @ 6pm)No Video Available
Tues Oct 27Richard Behl, CSU Long BeachThe Miocene Monterey Formation of California: from Plankton to PetroleumWatch on YouTube

Mon Nov 16

Kurtis Burmeister, University of the PacificExploring Fold-Thrust Belt Deformation in the Field: New York and JapanNo Video Available
Tues Dec 1Jochen Nuester, Geological & Environmental Sciences, CSU ChicoRegenerated Iron is TastyNo Video Available