Geosciences Faculty Publications--2010

1. Refereed Publications

Bell, J.W., Caskey, S. John, and House, Kyle P., 2010. Geologic Map of the Lahontan Mountains Quadrangle, Churchill County, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, Map 168, 2nd Edition, with text to accompany Maps 168 and 173, 24 pp.

Grove, K., Sklar, L., Scherer, A.M., Lee, G., Davis, J., 2010, Accelerating and spatially-variable rock uplift and its geomorphic expression, San Andreas fault zone north of San Francisco, California: Tectonophysics, v. 495, p. 256–268, doi:10.1015/j.tecto.2010.09.034.

Gurdak. J.J., and Roe, C.D., 2010. Review: Recharge rates and chemistry beneath playas of the High Plains aquifer, USA, Hydrogeology Journal, v. 18, no. 18, 1747-1772, doi:10.1007/s10040-010-0672-3

Monteverdi, J. P., and R. Edwards, 2010: The redevelopment of a warm core structure in Erin: A case of inland tropical storm formation. Electronic J. Severe Storms Meteor., 5 (6), 1–18.

2. Refereed Abstracts and Technical Memoranda, Field Trip Publications, Books, Articles and Invited Journal and Conference Publications

Everett*, B., and Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Effects of climate variability and change on infiltration and  recharge beneath natural grasslands in semiarid regions of the High Plains, USA, 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, abstract H21G-1143.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, The High Plains aquifer (part 2), Prairie Fire, vol. June, 2010.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, The High Plains aquifer (part 1), Prairie Fire, vol. May, 2010.

Haskins*, M., Vollmer, F.W., Rayburn, J., and Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Structural and hydrologic implications of joint orientations in the Warner Creek and Stony Clove Drainage Basins, Catskill Mountains, Eastern New York, 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, abstract T33D-2295.

Kuss*, A.J., and Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Recharge response to climate variability and implications for groundwater resources of the Central Valley aquifer, 2010 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, abstract H21G-1151.

3. Papers Presented at Conferences and Symposia

Caskey, S. J., Goodman, Joshua T., Green, Heather L., Niles, John H., Wan, Elmira, Wahl, David B., and Olsen, Holy A., 2010.  Constraints on post-middle-Pleistocene offsets and new perspectives on Plio-Pleistocene tectonism along the Southern Death Valley fault zone, GSA Abstracts with Programs, 42, no. 4.

Feigelson, L., Prentice, C., Grove, K., and Caskey, J., 2010, Slip rate on the San Andreas fault, San Francisco Peninsula, California: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, n 4.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Effects of interannual to multidecadal climate variability on groundwater resources of  the western United States, International Symposium on “Groundwater as a key for adaptation to changing climate and society”, Expert Meeting, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature, Kyoto, Japan, November 14-16, 2010

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Interannual to multidecadal climate variability effects on sustainable groundwater for agriculture, Toward Sustainable Groundwater in Agriculture, International Conference Linking Science and Policy, Burlingame, CA, June 15-17.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Effects of interannual to multidecadal climate variability on recharge and contaminant transport, National Ground Water Association 2010 Ground Water Summit and 2010 Ground Water Protection Council Spring Meeting, Denver, CO, April 11-15.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Effects of interannual to multidecadal climate variability on water resources, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), 2010 Junior Faculty Forum, Boulder, CO, July 13-15.

Gurdak, J.J., 2010, Nitrate in the High Plains aquifer: Recharge, Transport, and Storage in the Vadose Zone, Nebraska Rural Water Association, Annual Conference, Columbus, NE March 23.

Kuss*, A.J., and Gurdak, J.J., 2010, The effects of interannual to multidecadal climate variability on recharge in the Central Valley aquifer of California, Groundwater Resource Association of California, 19th Annual Conference and Meeting: “Thinking outside the pipe exploring and  protecting local water supplies”, Burlingame, CA, Sept. 15, 2010. 

Magary, Katharine L., and Caskey, S. J., 2010. Constraints on original elevations of high-level Lake Manly shorelines during recent pluvial cycles, Death Valley, CA, GSA Abstracts with Programs, 42, no. 4.

McGuire, T., and Grove, K., 2010, The Plio-Pleistocene Merced Formation in northern California: a world-class example of integrated sea level and tectonic controls: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, n. 4.

Monteverdi, J. P., Umscheid, M. and E. Bookbinder, 2010: Two tornadic thunderstorms in ostensibly weak deep layer shear environments in southeastern Colorado: cyclic supercells of May 25 (Kiowa County) and May 31 (Baca County) 2010 (Poster P10.15). AMS 25th Conference on Severe Local Storms to be held 11-15 October, 2010 in Denver, CO.

Pestrong, R. and L. Leinbaugh, 2010: Ocean Alphabet, Blurb.com, 61 p.

Pestrong, R., 2010: The Last Lecture, SF State Magazine, Fall/Winter 2010, p.24.

Stozek, B., and Grove, K., 2010, Geophysical evidence for Quaternary deformation within the offshore San Andreas fault system, Point Reyes Peninsula, California: EOS.

Woodley, S., and Grove, K., 2010, Interpreting Pleistocene marine terrace deposits overlying the 82 ka wave-cut platform, Point Reyes Peninsula, Marin County, California: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, n. 5.

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