SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Eryn Braender

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Evaluation of drill cuttings for determination of formation change using particle-size analysis, San Diego, California Andreas Polis B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Eleanore Robbins -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The Municipality of San Diego is reliant on imported water and is in need of control over future water supplies. Outside factors affecting imported supply...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Anthony Norton

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Calibrating the onset of weathering in saprock: An initial step Anthony Norton B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Gary Girty -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT Saprock is that part of the regolith in which more than 20% of the weatherable minerals are chemically or texturally altered. In the Peninsular Ranges of southern California, saprock is a ubiquitous feature of the...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Brian Tillquist

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Provenance Investigation of the Early Tertiary “Rim Gravels”: Implications for Cenozoic Evolution of the Colorado Plateau Brian Tillquist M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The early Tertiary “Rim gravels” were deposited by northerly and easterly flowing fluvial systems across the boundary of the southwestern...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Danny Cronquist

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Provenance Investigation of the Early Tertiary “Rim Gravels”: Implications for Cenozoic Evolution of the Colorado Plateau Brian Tillquist M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The early Tertiary “Rim gravels” were deposited by northerly and easterly flowing fluvial systems across the boundary of the southwestern...

A System for Monitoring the Effects of Climate on the Flux and Availability of Water Resources in the Drylands of Eastern Africa

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Presentation by Dr. Laban MacOpiyo, Lecturer, University of Nairobi, Kenya. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.

Vulnerability and Adaptive Capacity of Pastoral Communities under Climate Change in the Hindu Kush Himalayan Region

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Presentation by Dr. Srijana Joshi Rijal, Consultant, International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Nepal. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.