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Erratics: Glacial Boulders in Iowa

Posted on August 13th, 2014

by Raymond R. Anderson and Jean Cutler Prior “Peculiar,” “irregular,” and “uncommon,” are words used to describe one class of Iowa rocks — glacial boulders or “erratics.” Geologists define erratics as stones or boulders that have been carried from their place of origin by a glacier and then left stranded by melting ice on bedrock […]

Stephanie Surine

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Geologist STATEMAP Program Coordinator Contact Information 340B Trowbridge Hall 319-335-3679 stephanie-tassier-surine@uiowa.edu Education B.S. Geology, Grand Valley State University M.S. Geoscience, University of Massachusetts Research Interests Quaternary Stratigraphy Surficial Processes and Mapping Loess Studies in East-central Iowa Development of the Iowan Surface Iowa Landforms Paleoenvironmental Interpretations Major Responsibilities Lead Quaternary mapper and STATEMAP Program Coordinator. Researches […]

Matthew Streeter

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Soil Scientist Iowa Geological Survey Office: 340C Trowbridge Hall Phone Number: 319-335-1593 E-mail: matthew-streeter@uiowa.edu Education: M.S. Soil Science (Pedology), Iowa State University, B.S. Agronomy (Soil and Environmental Science), Iowa State University Research Interests: • Soil health and agricultural crop production • Wetland soil restoration and hydrology • Agronomic soil sustainability • Soil and water interactions […]

Keith Schilling

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Research Scientist 340A Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Office: (319-335-1422) Email: Keith-Schilling@uiowa.edu   Research Interests:  Hydrology   Interests: Surface and groundwater interaction, land use/land cover change, watershed modeling, nutrient fate and transport, sediment erosion and transport, floodplain processes, ecohydrology, time-series analysis, biogeochemistry   Publications: Streeter, M.T. and K.E. Schilling. 2015. A comparison of soil […]

Phillip Kerr

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Information Office: 340C Trowbridge Hall Phone: 319-335-1081 Email: phillip-kerr@uiowa.edu   Education B.S., University of Iowa, Geoscience, 2013 Areas of Interest Quaternary mapping Landforms in Iowa Landscape development Periglacial Environments Quaternary Stratigraphy in the Midwest United States Publications The Surficial Geology of the Orchard Quad, Floyd and Mitchell Counties, Iowa 2015 The Surficial Geology of the New […]

Ryan Clark

Posted on July 30th, 2014

340D Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Office: (319) 335-4024 Mobile: (319) 321-5551 Email: ryan-j-clark@uiowa.edu     Areas of expertise: Bedrock geology, stratigraphy, groundwater resources, passive geothermal, water well drilling & construction, and geologic mapping     Background: 2014 – Present     Iowa Geological Survey (IIHR – Hydroscience & Engineering) – Geologist 2012 – 2014         Iowa Geological […]

Locations

Posted on May 16th, 2014

Trowbridge Hall (map) 300 Trowbridge Hall 123 North Capitol Street Iowa City, IA 52242 The primary home of the Iowa Geological Survey is on the third floor of Trowbridge Hall on the main campus of the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA.  Built in 1916 to house the UI College of Dentistry, the building was reprogrammed […]

History: 1947–90

Posted on May 13th, 2014

In 1947, H. Garland Hershey succeeded Trowbridge, with whom he had served as assistant state geologist beginning in 1939. This was also the watershed year in which the director of the Geological Survey and the chair of the Department of Geology were separated into two full-time positions. Today the Geological Survey and the Department of […]

Trowbridge Hall

Posted on April 30th, 2014

The primary home of the Iowa Geological Survey is on the third floor of Trowbridge Hall on the main campus of the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA.  Entering the building through the main entrance on the east side of the building from the T. Anne Cleary Walkway, head up the main stairs to the third […]

Facilities

Posted on April 10th, 2014

Trowbridge Hall Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey Building