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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, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 340B Trowbridge Hall Phone Number: 319-335-3679 E-mail: stephanie-tassier-surine@uiowa.edu Education:  M.S. Geoscience, University of Massachusetts; B.S. Geology, Grand Valley State University IGS Program Involvement: Lead Quaternary mapper and STATEMAP Program Coordinator. Researches and conducts field investigations on the Quaternary deposits and stratigraphy of Iowa, with a primary focus […]

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 in terms of nutrient […]

Keith Schilling

Posted on July 30th, 2014

State Geologist and Research Scientist, Iowa Geological Survey Office:  340A Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone Number: 319-335-1422 Email: Keith-Schilling@uiowa.edu Research Interests: Hydrology 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 Recent Publications: Streeter, M.T. and K.E. Schilling. […]

Phillip Kerr

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Geologist, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 340C Trowbridge Hall Phone Number: 319-335-1081 Email: phillip-kerr@uiowa.edu Education: M.S., Geoscience, University of Iowa; B.S., Geoscience, University of Iowa, Research Interests: Quaternary mapping Landforms in Iowa Landscape development Periglacial Environments Quaternary Stratigraphy in the Midwest United States Recent Publications The Surficial Geology of the Orchard Quad, Floyd and Mitchell Counties, […]

Ryan Clark

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Geologist, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 340D Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242 Phone Number: 319-335-4024 Mobile: 319-321-5551 Email: ryan-j-clark@uiowa.edu Education: M.S. Geology, The University of Iowa; B.S. Geology, The University of Iowa IGS Program Involvement and Research Interests: Bedrock geology Stratigraphy Groundwater resources Passive geothermal Water well drilling & construction Geologic mapping

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