Geological and Environmental Sciences

Spring 2016

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): 5:00-5:50 PM, CSU Chico, AYRS 201

Tues Feb 9Gene Lewis, Mark Sysmanski and Sean Nies, CSU Chico, Department of Geological and Environmental ScienceUndergraduate Research PostersNo Video Available
Thurs Feb 11Glenda Marsh, Abandoned Mine Lands Program Manager, California Department of ConservationAddressing Hazards from Abandoned Mines in California- Challenges and Opportunities (Note: PHSC 130)Watch on YouTube
Tues Feb 16Dr. Richard Koehler, University of Nevada- Reno Assistant Professor, Nevada Bureau of Mines and GeologyFar-field Plate Boundary Deformation: Paleoseismic Perspectives from Nevada and AlaskaWatch on YouTube
Tues Mar 22Dr. Lanny Fisk, Paleoresource ConsultantsPleistocene Droughts Recorded by Caliches in the Central ValleyWatch on YouTube
Tues Mar 29  Dr. Miranda Fram, USGS, Groundwater Ambient Monitoring and Assessment Priority Basin ProjectQuality of Groundwater Used for Public Drinking Water Supplies in CaliforniaWatch on YouTube
Tues Apr 12Frank Anderson, USGS, Land Carbon ProgramA Comparison of Atmospheric Carbon Processes in Select Natural and Restored WetlandsNo Video Available
Tues Apr 19Charles Real, Seismic Hazards Mapping Program, California Geological SurveyReducing Tsunami Risk in CaliforniaWatch on YouTube
Tues Apr 26John Clinkenbeard, Senior Geologist, Department of Conservation, California Geological SurveyMineral Resource and Mineral Hazard Studies at the California Geological SurveyNo Video Available
Tues May 3Dr. Ann Bykerk-Kauffman, Geological & Environmental Sciences, CSU ChicoGeology of the Coyote MountainsWatch on YouTube