Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Student Presentations 2000-2004

2000

  • Mary Lestina, Ben Barry and Dr. T. M. Cooney, NSTA Student Chapters: An Idea Whose Time has Come --- Again?, National Science Teacher's Association Conference, Orlando Florida, 2000

  • Kelly Knight, Investigations in the Ancient Rapa Nui Culture of Easter Island, Chile, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000

  • Janice Ratkowski, and Dr. M. Z. Iqbal, Nitrate distribution in stream water and soils on the University of Northern Iowa campus, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000

  • Keri Drenner, Kelly Knight, Craig Welsh, and Dr. M. Z. Iqbal, Inorganic ion distributions and sources in Silver and Casey lakes in Iowa, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000

  • Kelly Knight, and Dr. W. I. Anderson, The stratigraphy of Niemann's Jesup Quarry and a paleoecological interpretation of an associated biostrome, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000

  • Janice Rutkowsky, K. S. Harrigan, and E. H. O'Brien, Water quality of the Yellow River in Northeast Iowa, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2000

  • Keri Drenner, Dr. K. J. De Nault, Minerals in Pennsylvanian age Sands of Iowa, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, 2000

2001

  • Chad L. Fields, Arianna N. Houge, Heather J. Bailey, Dr. Mohammed Z. Iqbal, Dr. Edward J. Brown, Vertical Distribution of Available Phosphorus in the Bottom Sediments of a Biologically Inactive Lake, Sigma Xi 2002 Student Research Conference, UNI & Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Boston Massachusetts, 2001.

  • Heather J. Bailey, Kelly M. Knight, Aaron L. Janssen and Dr. Mohammad Z. Iqbal, A Two-Year Comparative Study of Inorganic Ion Distribution in Casey and Silver Lakes, Iowa, Sigma Xi 2001 Student Research Conference, UNI & Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Reno Nevada, 2000.

  • Adam Holven, Proboscidean Fossil Remains in Iowa, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, Des Moines, Iowa, 2001

  • Shawn Thomas and Dr. J. R. Groves, Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments of the "Humboldt Oolite", Pedersen Quarry (Iowa), Geological Society of America, North-Central region, Normal Illinois, 2001

2002

  • Maya Hirsch and Dr. Kenneth J. De Nault, A Petrographic Comparison of Basalts erupted North and South of the Mount Taylor-Jemez-Capulin Volcanic Lineament in the Reo Grande Rift, New Mexico, Iowa Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, 2002.

  • H. J. Bailey, C. L. Fields, A. N. Houge, M. Z. Iqbal and E. J. Brown, Vertical distribution of nitrate in the sediments of Silver Lake, UNI Summer Undergraduate Research Conference, &  Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, 2002.

  • Chad Fields, Ariana Houge, Heather Bailey, Mohammad Iqbal and Ed Brown, Vertical Distribution of Available Phosphorous in the Bottom Sediments of a Biologically Inactive Lake,  UNI Summer Undergraduate Research Conference, 2002

2003

  • J. R. Groves, D. Altiner and M. D. Boyce, Decline and recovery of lagenide foraminifers during the end-Permian mass extinction and its aftermath, Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, 2003.

  • J. R. Groves, D. Altiner and M. D. Boyce, Stratigraphy and apparent extinction of lagenide foraminifers at the Permian-Triassic boundary in the western Taurides, Turkey, XV International Congress on the Carboniferous and Permian, Utrecth, Netherlands, 2003.

  • J. R. Groves, M. D. Boyce, and B. J. Craig, Stratigraphy and foraminiferal extinction in the Permian-Triassic boundary interval, western Taurides (southwest Turkey), Iowa Academy of Science, Annual Meeting, 2003.

  • M. D. Boyce, H. J. Bailey, M. Z. Iqbal, and E. J. Brown, Lateral and vertical distribution of phosphorus in a northeast Iowa wetland system, Iowa Academy of Science, Annual Meeting, and North-Central Meeting, GSA, 2003.

  • J. R. Groves, D. Altiner, M. Boyce and B. J. Craig, "Disaster oolites" in the Permian-Triassic boundary interval, Tauride Mountains (Turkey), Geological Society of America, North-Central Meeting, 2003.

2004

  • Jesse Koch, and James C. Walters, Later Quaternary Eolian Sand Stringers of Northeast Iowa, Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, 2004.

  • M. D. Boyce, J. R. Groves, and R. Rettori, Lithology of the Bulla Member (Bellerophon Formation) in the Permian-Triassic boundary interval (Southern Alps, Italy)., Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain and Cordilleran Sections Joint Meeting. 2004.

  • J. I. Bohm, M. D. Boyce, and M. Z. Iqbal, Spatial distribution of phosphorus and nitrogen in a wetland environment, North-Central Regional Meeting, GSA, 2004.

  • J. R. Groves, M. D. Boyce, D. Altiner and R. Rettori, Stratigraphy and lagenide foraminiferal extinction in the Permian-Triassic boundary interval, western Tethys (Turkey and Italy), Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain and Cordilleran Sections Joint Meeting, 2004.

  • Jesse Koch and Dr. J. C. Walters, Late Quarternary Eolian Sand Stringers on the Iowan Surface of Bremer and Black Hawk Counties, Northeast Iowa, Iowa Academy of Science Annual Meeting, 2004

  • Jesse Koch and Dr. J. C. Walters, Late Quarternary Eolian Sand Stringers of Bremer and Black Hawk Counties, Northeast Iowa., Sigma Xi 2004 Student Research Conference, UNI