Earth and Environmental Sciences (ERTH)

Spring 2024

The ERTH Seminar Series schedule for the Spring 2024 semester is here! Lectures are scheduled for Thursdays, 1-2PM in the Science Building 4th floor open space. Talks are free, open to the public, and students are highly encouraged to attend.  

Talks will be recorded and the video made available on the ERTH Department YouTube channel. Snacks will be provided by the department and AGES, the Association of Geological and Environmental Students. 

For more information contact the department office at 530-898-5262, or by email at

 Seminar Schedule (titles forthcoming)

March 7Dr. Leah Jackson, Luhdorff & Scalmanini Consulting Engineers, Hydrogeology
March 14Dr. Scott McCoy, University of Nevada, Reno, Geomorphology
March 28Dr. Iris Holzer, UC Santa Barbara, Soil Biogeochemistry

April 4

Dr. Adrian Harpold, University of Nevada, Reno, Ecohydrology
April 11Dr. Tomoko Komada, San Francisco State, Marine Biogeochemistry
April 18Dr. Ann Bykerk-Kauffman, Chico State, Structural Geology
April 25Dr. Elizabeth Trembath- Reichert, Arizona State University, Ocean Geochemistry
May 2Dr. Tamara Kraus, USGS California Water Science Center, Aqueous Biogeochemistry 
May 9ERTH Graduate Students, Proposal Presentations

Spring 2024 Seminar flyer (PDF)