News - School of the Environment
Monday, April 20, 2015
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty; graduate students Amy Truitt, Kimberly Yazzie and Meredith Jordan; and alumni Matthew Duveneck and Kaitlin Goldsmith co-authored an article titled “What is Novel About Novel Ecosystems: Managing
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Monday, April 13, 2015
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, co-authored a book chapter titled "Rapid Land Use Changes and Ecosystem Services Shift in Coastal Areas: A Case Study of Korea," published in Water Ecosystem Services: A Global Perspective, Cambridge University Press.
Monday, April 6, 2015
»Dave Ervin, Economics and Environmental Science faculty, presented "Common Pool Resource Challenges in Herbicide Resistance Management" at the Eighth International Integrated Pest Management Symposium in Salt Lake City, March 25.
»Alex Ruzicka, Richard Hugo, Melinda Hutson, and Richard Pugh, Geology faculty; and students Karla Farley and Katherine Armstrong presented papers at the 46th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in The Woodlands, Texas, March 16-20: Ruzicka, Hugo, Hutso
»Heejun Chang, Geography faculty, was elected as chair of the Spatial Analysis and Modeling specialty group of the Association of American Geographers. His chairship term is 2015-18.
Monday, March 30, 2015
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a keynote talk on "Terroir of Wine Soils" at the national field trip of the Soil Science Society of America to the Napa and Sonoma valleys of California, March 10.
Monday, March 16, 2015
Monday, March 9, 2015
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented three keynotes in February: "Urban Landslides and the Effects of the Oso Landslide in Washington" at the 63rd Annual Geotechnical Engineering Conference, University of Minnesota, Feb. 20; "Landslides: the P
Monday, March 2, 2015
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, presented a keynote titled "Oso Landslide - Its Impact on Society Today" to 1,200 engineers and geologists at the Geosynthetics 2015 national conference Feb. 16 in Portland.
Monday, February 23, 2015
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, delivered a talk titled “Effects of Local Geology on all Phases of Ecology in the Portland Area” to the 13th annual Urban Ecology and Conservation Symposium at PSU Feb. 9.
Monday, February 2, 2015
»Curt Peterson, Geology faculty, and Virginia Butler, Anthropology faculty, co-authored a paper titled “Geologic Records of Net Littoral Drift, Beach Plain Development, and Paleotsunami Runup, North Sand Point, Olympic Peninsula, Washington, USA,” publishe
»Melissa Lucash, Environmental Science and Management faculty, is one of 20 scientists in the western U.S. and Canada awarded a Wilburforce Fellowship. Fellows aim to build a community of conservation scientists to help achieve conservation solutions in we
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Monday, January 5, 2015
»Scott Burns, Geology emeritus faculty, authored "Urban Landslides: Challenges For Forensic Engineering Geologists and Geotechnical Engineers" published in Engineering Geology for Society and Territory: Urban Geology, Sustainable Planning, and Landscape Ex
»Dave Ervin, Sustainable Solutions faculty and Environmental Management and Economics emeritus faculty, co-presented “Principles to Guide Assessments of Ecosystem Service Values,” and presented "Ecosystem Service Valuation to aid Climate Change Decisions"
»Elise Granek, Environmental Science and Management faculty, and student Emma Prichard presented "Concentrations and Effects of Emerging Contaminants in Marine Invertebrates" at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Western Society of Naturalists in Tacoma, Wash.
Monday, December 22, 2014