USGS Evening public lecture

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USGS evening public lecture on Aug. 29 looks at Pliocene World

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Next USGS public lecture on July 25 focuses on phenology

Learn what the USA National Phenology Network and what it’s been up to in the last 10 years! Find out how phenology helps humans adapt to a changing world. This free USGS public lecture will take place on Thursday, July 25, at 7:00; Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park.

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USGS public lecture on May 30 examines mapping of Rodgers Creek Fault

The free public lecture takes place at 7:00 at the USGS campus: Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd. Menlo Park.

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Snow and Avalanche Science is USGS topic on March 22

USGS Physical Scientist Erich Peitzsch will discuss highlights of applied avalanche research and forecasting on March 22 at 7:00 pm. The lecture will take place at Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park.

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The Effects of Climate Change is topic of USGS evening lecture on June 22

USGS (Scientist Emeritus) Tom Suchanek will examine: – The frequency of extreme and unpredictable weather events is increasing. – What are the effects of an increase or decrease in carbon emissions? – What is scientific research projecting for the future of climate change? The free public lecture will take place on June 22, 2017, at 7:00 […]

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USGS lecture examines rock falls in California’s Sierra Nevada on Oct. 27

USGS Research Civil Engineer Brian D. Collins of the Landslide Hazards Program will talk about rock falls in California’s Sierra Nevada on Thursday, Oct. 27, at 7:00 pm. The free public lecture will take place at Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd, Menlo Park. Exfoliation is a process by which layers of rock erode from […]

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USGS evening lecture looks at California Delta on June 30

The next free public lecture at USGS, titled Mercury and Rice in the California Delta, will take place on June 30 at 7:00 pm in Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd., Menlo Park. The talk will be given by USGS Research Ecologist Lisamarie Windham-Myers and focus on lessons linking wetlands, water and wildlife.  

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USGS evening lecture examines effects of Yellowstone supereruption on May 26

USGS hydrologist Larry Mastin will give a free public lecture titled Forecasting Ashfall Impacts from Yellowstone Supereruption on Thursday, May 26 at 7:00 pm. Yellowstone is one of a few dozen volcanoes on Earth capable of “supereruptions” that expel more than 1,000 cubic km of ash and debris. The plumes from such eruptions can rise 30 […]

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Marine terraces of California is USGS evening lecture topic on March 24

USGS research hydrologist Marjorie Schulz will speak on Thursday, March 24, at 7:00 pm on the topic “Marine Terraces of California: Landscapes from the Waves” in the Rambo Auditorium/Bldg. 3, 345 Middlefield Rd. in Menlo Park. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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USGS public lecture examines the Gold Rush and 1906 Earthquake on Feb. 25

On February 25 at 7:00 pm, The USGS in Menlo Park will present a free public lecture titled The Gold Rush and the 1906 Earthquake: How they combined to create the breakthrough discovery of modern seismic science. It will be give by Ross s. Stein, USS Scientist Emeritus & Consulting Professor of Geophysics at Stanford […]

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