Cordilleran Section - 109th Annual Meeting (20-22 May 2013)

Engineering and Environmental Geology (Posters)

Session No. 14
Tuesday, 21 May 2013: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Radisson Hotel and Conference Center Salon B/C

Engineering and Environmental Geology (Posters)

Authors will be present from 9 to 11 AM.

 

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FROM AGGREGATE AVAILABILITY TO SUSTAINABILITY IN CALIFORNIA
TESTA, Stephen M., California State Mining and Geology Board, 801 K street, Suite 2015, Sacramento, CA 95814, stephen.testa@conservation.ca.gov and PARRISH, John G., California Geological Survey, Sacramento, CA 95814
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NEW REGULATORY FAULT RUPTURE HAZARD ZONES BY STATE OF CALIFORNIA
RUBIN, Ron S. and OLSON, Brian P.E., California Geological Survey, 345 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, ron.rubin@conservation.ca.gov
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CORRELATING SURFACE GEOLOGY WITH 1913-VINTAGE AS-BUILT GEOLOGY ACROSS THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT FOR SEISMIC ENHANCEMENT OF THE ELIZABETH TUNNEL, LOS ANGELES AQUEDUCT
SUTHERLAND, Michelle Allison, AMEC, Environment and Infrastructure, Inc, 6001 Rickenbacker Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90040, michelle.sutherland@amec.com, KEATON, Jeffrey R., AMEC Environment & Infrastructure, Inc, 6001 Rickenbacker Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90040, and HERON, Christopher, Ladwp, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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OPEN CANAL SOLUTION FOR ADDRESSING THE STABILITY OF AN UNSUPPORTED WATER CONVEYANCE TUNNEL
KENNEDY, Drew G.1, PASCOE, Jerry S.1, SMITH, Casey D.1, BRAUN, Kurt N.2, and KOEHN, Brad A.3, (1) Sanders & Associates Geostructural Engineering, Inc, 4180 Douglas Blvd., Ste.100, Granite Bay, CA 95746, dkennedy@SAGEengineers.com, (2) L-7 Services LLC, PO Box 1387, Golden, CO 80402, (3) Turlock Irrigation District, 333 East Canal Dr, Turlock, CA 95381
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AN INVESTIGATION OF THE USE OF MOBILE LIDAR ON THE LEVEE SYSTEM OF CALIFORNIA DURING AN EMERGENCY FLOOD
DREW, Dennis, Geomatics Engineering, CSUFresno, 1102 n claremont, Clovis, CA 93611, dennisedrew@ymail.com
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RADON HOT SPOTS IN OREGON AND THE UNDERLYING GEOLOGY
LINDSEY, Kassandra O., WHITNEY, Hilary, LINDE, Tamara C., and BURNS, Scott, Department of Geology, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, lindsey7@pdx.edu
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RADON IN HOMES IN THE PORTLAND, OREGON AREA: RADON DATA FROM LOCAL RADON TESTING COMPANIES COLLECTED BY CRM (CONTINUOUS RADON MEASUREMENT) MACHINES
WHITNEY, Hilary1, LINDSEY, Kassandra O.2, LINDE, Tamara C.1, and BURNS, Scott3, (1) Geology, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97201, haw4@pdx.edu, (2) Geology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97201, (3) Department of Geology, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751
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A COMPARISON OF GEOLOGY TO RADON TEST DATA IN PORTLAND, OREGON
LINDE, Tamara C., LINDSEY, Kassandra O., WHITNEY, Hilary, and BURNS, Scott F., Department of Geology, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, tlinde@pdx.edu
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ARSENIC IN SOILS OF NORTHWESTERN OREGON
RICKER, Tracy R., Geology Department, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207 and BURNS, Scott F., Department of Geology, Portland State University, PO Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, burnss@pdx.edu
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OBSERVATIONS DEMONSTRATING THE RUNOFF-INITIATION OF THE JULY 12, 2008 PIUTE WILDFIRE DEBRIS FLOWS, SIERRA NEVADA, CALIFORNIA
DE GRAFF, Jerome V., USDA Forest Service, 1600 Tollhouse Road, Clovis, CA 93611, jdegraff@fs.fed.us and GALLEGOS, Alan J., USDA Forest Service, 1600 Tollhouse Road, Clovis, CA 93611
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THE OAK CREEK WATER-SEDIMENT FLOWS OF JULY 12, 2008, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: A HAZARDOUS RESPONSE TO SIERRAN UPLIFT
WAGNER, David L., California Geological Survey, 336 Rosedale Dr, Independence, CA 93526, dave.wagner@suddenlink.net
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OBSERVATIONS DEMONSTRATING THE RUNOFF INITIATION OF THE AUGUST 26, 2010 POSTFIRE DEBRIS FLOWS, HAIWEE CREEK, INYO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
LANCASTER, Jeremy T., California Geological Survey, 801 K Street, MS 13-40, Sacramento, CA 95814, Jeremy.Lancaster@conservation.ca.gov
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ALLUVIAL FAN FLOODING HAZARDS: AN ENGINEERING GEOLOGIC APPROACH FOR REGIONAL PLANNING AND PRELIMINARY DESIGN
LANCASTER, Jeremy T.1, SPITTLER, Thomas E.2, and SHORT, William R.1, (1) California Geological Survey, 801 K Street, MS 13-40, Sacramento, CA 95814, Jeremy.Lancaster@conservation.ca.gov, (2) (Retired), California Geological Survey, 801 K Street, MS 13-40, Sacramento, CA 95814
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LANDSLIDE HAZARDS ALONG THE INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR ASSOCIATED WITH THE EARLY OLIGOCENE SEDIMENTARY AND VOLCANIC DEPOSITS IN THE SIERRA NEVADA
HAUSBACK, Brian P., Geology, California State University, Sacramento, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 958l9-6043, hausback@csus.edu, WOOD, Jim, Sierra Geological Services, Colfax, CA 95713, HENRY, Christopher D., Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, and MCCRINK, Timothy P., California Geological Survey, 801 K Street , MS 12-32, Sacramento, CA 95814
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GEOLOGIC HAZARDS IN THE EARLY TERTIARY SEDIMENTS OF THE SIERRA NEVADA FOOTHILLS OF CALIFORNIA
FINGERSON, Rob, Holdrege and Kull Consulting Engineers, Nevada City, CA 95959, GLASMANN, J. Reed, Willamette Geological Services, Philomath, OR 97370, HAUSBACK, Brian P., Geology, California State University, Sacramento, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 958l9-6043, HENRY, Christopher D., Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557, LOYD, Ralph, California Geologic Survey (retired), Sacramento, CA 95814, MCCRINK, Timothy P., California Geological Survey, 801 K Street , MS 12-32, Sacramento, CA 95814, and WOOD, Jim, Sierra Geological Services, Colfax, CA 95713, sierrageology@gmail.com
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INVESTIGATION OF RISING GROUNDWATER LEVEL OBSERVED AT MCMENAMINS EDGEFIELD IN TROUTDALE, OREGON
STANSBEARY, Ann M.1, JENKINS, Emily N.1, CARNES, Austin2, and CONRATH, Kysa3, (1) Dept. of Geology, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, ann.m.stansbeary@gmail.com, (2) Dept. of Environmental Science and Management, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, (3) Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland, OR 97207
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