USGS Evening Public Lecture Series

2010 Video Archive

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

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January 29, 2010

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Coral Reefs, the 6th Extinction, and You

By Michael Field, Senior Marine Geologist

Flyer: jan10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

February 25, 2010

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A Scenario of a Massive West Coast Storm

By Dale Cox, Project Manager, USGS Multi-Hazards Demonstration Project

Flyer: feb10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

March 25, 2010

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Changing Times-- A Changing Planet!

Using phenology to take the pulse of our planet

By Jake F. Weltzin, Executive Director, USA National Phenology Network

Flyer: mar10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

April 29, 2010

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Large, Destructive Earthquakes in Haiti and Chile
Lessons Learned for the San Francisco Bay Area

by USGS Geophysicists, Walter Mooney & Eric Geist

Flyer: april10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

May 27, 2010

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The Heat is On: Desert Tortoises & Survival
A New USGS documentary video exploring the world of the mojave desert tortoise

Introduced & discussed by USGS Ecologist Todd Esque & Ken Nussear, Wildlife Biologist

Flyer: may10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

June 24, 2010

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Monterey Canyon - Superhighway to the Deep-Sea

USGS-MBARI Cooperative Oceanographic Research

By Charles K. Paull, Senior Scientist Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA

Flyer: june10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

July 29, 2010

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Looking Down On Our Planet
New satellite imagery reveals a changing global surface

by Ron Beck, USGS Land Remote Sensing Program

Flyer: july10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

August 26, 2010

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Invasives and Wildfires in the West
New Crossroads in Science, Policy, and Management

by Julio Betancourt, Sr. Scientist and Desert Ecologist

Flyer: aug10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

September 30, 2010

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The Great Missoula Floods & Ice Age Floods National Geologic Trail
- a journey through the landscape of Earth's greatest floods

by Richard Waitt, Geologist

Flyer: sep10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

October 28, 2010

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Dam Removal in the Pacific Northwest
- a new tool for river restoration

by Jonathan Warrick, Research Geologist

Flyer: oct10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

November 18, 2010

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Silicon, Software, and Science
Monitoring the Earth's Landscape with Low-Cost High-Tech

by Rian Bogle, Remote Sensing Specialist

Flyer: Nov10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

December 9, 2010

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Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions in Alaska
-- the contrasting stories of two recent spectacular eruptions

by Stephanie Prejean, USGS Alaska Volcano Observatory

Flyer: Dec10flyer.pdf (Acrobat PDF)

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