Geosciences Colloquium Series


Spring 2017

Geosciences Colloquium Series
Fridays 2:00pm-3:20pm
SE 417


January 20 Jennifer Bistyga: The City of Boca Raton- 30 years of Beach Renourishment - How we got there, what we’ve done, and what’s to come

January 27 Dr. Derrick Scott: Qualitative GIS: Synthesizing the Ethnographies of Dominican Tourist Workers with Space

February 3 Kelly Martin: Sea turtles and beach restoration – finding the balance between conservation, tourism, and coastal stability

February 10 Dr. Kate Detwiler: Adaptive radiation and conservation of forest monkeys in Central and East Africa

February 17 Dr. April Watson: "More than just a beer" activating the urban landscape, economics, social networks and creation of place

February 24 Dr. Yan Yao: Geographically Weighted Spatial Modelling of Sediment Quality in Lake Okeechobee, Florida

March 3 Dr. Josiah Strauss

March 17 Tara Brenner: Offshore Borrow Area Development

March 24 Molly Smith: Sand Analysis Using Geological and Spectroscopic Techniques

April 14 Dr. Lawrence Spencer: Using Remote Sensing and GIS to Map Wetland Habitat on the Kissimmee River Floodplain

April 21 Dr. Scott Markwith: Human-Wildlife Conflicts: Managing Human Systems for Improved Economic and Ecological Outcomes