Webinars

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Webinar Recordings:

2022 (Members Only)

SYPSC Career Panel Webinar
November 9, 2022 | Speakers: Sarah Kalika; Courtney Johnson; Marty Goff; Renee Wawczak; Scott Burns

Vapor Intrusion- From Assessment to Mitigation
October 13, 2022 | Speaker: Jim Fineis, PG

Geohazards & Mitigation Case Studies
September 21, 2022 | Speaker: Dru Miller

An Open Conversation About Sustainability for the Day-to-Day ENV/Geo Engineer/Geologist
September 1, 2022 | Speaker: Charlie Wildman

Navigating Through School and Internship
April 6, 2022 | Speaker: Betty Lee

Panel Discussion: Careers in Environmental and Engineering Geology
February 17, 2022 | Speakers: Rick Kolb, LG; Emily Michael, GIT; Kellen Kromm, PG; Hayley Irick

How to prepare and strategize for the ASBOG Fundamentals of Geology Exam
January 27, 2022 | Speakers: Rick Kolb, LG; Emily Michael, GIT; Kellen Kromm, PG; Hayley Irick

ASTM E1527-21 Phase I Environmental Site Assessments - Industry Update
January 25, 2022 | Speaker: Julie Kilgore

2021 (Members Only)

The September 18, 2018 Sunny Day Landslide in Warrensville, Ashe County, North Carolina: Disaster Narrowly Averted Following a Series of Unfortunate Events
December 7, 2021 | Speakers: Rick Wooten; Bart L. Cattanach; G. Nicholas Bozdog; Sierra J. Isard

Coastal Change at Fire Island, NY: Influences of Storms, Geology and People
November 18, 2021 | Speaker: Dr. Cheryl. J. Hapke

Navigating Through School and Internship
September 14, 2021 | Speaker: Betty Lee

Human Influence on Large-scale Coastal Behavior: Evidence from the New England and Mid-Atlantic Coasts
September 1, 2021 | Speaker: Dr. Cheryl. J. Hapke

How to Prepare and Strategize for the ASBOG® Fundamentals of Geology Exam
July 26, 2021 | Speakers: Rick Kolb, LG; Alex Lefitz, LG; Lee Drago, PG; Jonathan Ebenhack, PG

Fault and Groundwater Exploration Using Vp/Vs Ratios, Guided Waves, and Other Seismic Methods
June 8, 2021 | Speaker: Rufus Catchings

Engineering Geology: Fundamental Input or Random Variable?
May 20, 2021 | Speaker: Jeffrey R. Keaton, PhD, PE, PG

Coastal Landslides and Highway Management, Big Sur, California
May 11, 2021 | Speaker: Dr. Cheryl. J. Hapke

What We’ve Learned Since the Kingston Ash Spill – Safely Closing Ash Ponds
April 27, 2021 | Speaker: Anna Saindon, P.E., R.G., Ph.D.

The Cascade Volcanoes: A Living Laboratory for Pure and Applied Geoscience
April 12, 2021 | Speaker: Isaac Pope

How to Prepare and Strategize for the ASBOG® Fundamentals of Geology Exam
February 22, 2021 | Speakers: Rick Kolb, LG; Holly Peterson, PhD, LG; Alec Alec Dziwanowski, LG; Jennie Rietman, GIT; Rohit Warrier, PhD, LG

Earth, Wind, Rain, and Fire: The connections between global warming, severe weather, and wildfires
February 8, 2021 | Speaker: Jerry King

Emerging Contaminant 1,4 Dioxane: What Do We Know?
January 26, 2021 | Speaker: Joan Smyth, PG

Radon Education in Geographically Challenging and Geologically Dynamic Alaska
January 14, 2021 | Speaker: Jennifer E. Athey

2020 (Members Only)

Lobbying and Tracking Legislative Issues Pertaining to Geologists
December 17, 2020 | Speaker: G.V. Ayers

Advances in EVO Deployment to Enhance Subsurface Distribution for Anaerobic Bioremediation
December 3, 2020 | Speaker: Gary M. Birk, PE

Geology and the Birth of Landscape Photography: Following Vittorio Sella, Bradford Washburn, and Ansel Adams
October 26, 2020 | Speaker: Paul Santi

State of AEG, and Blasting Techniques used in Civil and Mining Projects
October 12, 2020 | Speaker: William Godwin

Development of Flood Protection System in the Mississippi Delta
September 30, 2020 | Speaker: J. David Rogers

Earthquake Hazards & Earthquake Risks in the Central US
September 9, 2020 | Speaker: Phyllis Steckel

You Don't Look Like a Geologist, Let's Talk about Diversity (or the Lack Thereof) in the Geosciences
September 2, 2020 | Speaker: Deborah Green

A Tale of Three Dams Along the Owens Valley Fault System
August 21, 2020 | Speaker: Scott Lindvall

Nuts and Bolts of a Remediation Site
August 11, 2020 | Speaker: Pat Frost; Becky Johnson; Rene Truan

Explorations in Environmental Geology
July 30, 2020 | Speaker: Maddie German

Forensic Engineering Geology of Landslides
July 9, 2020 | Speaker: Dr. Scott Burns

Engineering Geology Applied in the Mining Industry
June 24, 2020 | Speaker: David W. Bieber, PG, PGP, CEG, CHG

Naturally Occurring Asbestos in the United States: Occurrences, Regulations, Mitigation Methods, and Emerging Issues
June 10, 2020 | Speaker: Sarah E. Kalika, PG, CAC, CDPH I/A/S

2020 (Public Viewing)

Development of Flood Protection System in the Mississippi Delta
September 30, 2020 | Speaker: J. David Rogers

Earthquake Hazards & Earthquake Risks in the Central US
September 9, 2020 | Speaker: Phyllis Steckel

You Don't Look Like a Geologist, Let's Talk about Diversity (or the Lack Thereof) in the Geosciences
September 2, 2020 | Speaker: Deborah Green

A Tale of Three Dams Along the Owens Valley Fault System
August 21, 2020 | Speaker: Scott Lindvall

Nuts and Bolts of a Remediation Site
August 11, 2020 | Speakers: Pat Frost; Becky Johnson; Rene Truan

Explorations in Environmental Geology
July 30, 2020 | Speaker: Maddie German

Forensic Engineering Geology of Landslides
July 9, 2020 | Speaker: Dr. Scott Burns

Engineering Geology Applied in the Mining Industry
June 24, 2020 | Speaker: David W. Bieber, PG, PGP, CEG, CHG

Naturally Occurring Asbestos in the United States: Occurrences, Regulations, Mitigation Methods, and Emerging Issues
June 10, 2020 | Speaker: Sarah E. Kalika, PG, CAC, CDPH I/A/S

A Post-Earthquake Investigation in the Eastern United States
May 21, 2020 | Speaker: Dave Fenster

Applied Geology is an "Essential" Profession
May 19, 2020 | Speaker: Dave Fenster

State of AEG followed by the GEER 2010 Darfield New Zealand Earthquake Investigation
May 6, 2020 | Speaker: William Godwin, PG, CEG

RCRA Requirements for Hazardous Waste Land-Based Units
April 16, 2020 | Speaker: Cynthia Palomares, PG, PE


Chapters

2022

Central Texas Tunnels and Ethics Hour with TBPG (Texas)
August 26, 2022 | Speakers: Rusty Branch; Ross Webb; Cody Johnson; Skye Ibarra; Mark Varhaug

2021

Perris Dam Seismic Remediation – Geologic Observations from CDSM Foundation Treatment (Southern California)
June 8, 2021 | Speaker: William H. Godwin, PG, CEG

Drought and Megadrought in the Colorado River Basin, the New Normal (Southern Nevada)
April 13, 2021 | Speaker: Eric Kuhn

Characterizing Quaternary Deposits on the Southwestern Washington Coast (Nisqually)
April 6, 2021 | Speaker: K. Stanton, MS, LG

Practical Approaches to Maintaining Injection Well Efficiency (Southern Nevada)
March 9, 2021 | Speakers: Justin McKeever; John Bonsangue; Jerry King; Nick Saines

Earthquakes and Landslides of Seattle's Past: Geologic and Historic Evidence (Nisqually)
March 2, 2021 | Speaker: Elizabeth Davis, MS

Groundwater Remediation Sites in Las Vegas Complicated by Significant Depth to Water Fluctuations (Southern Nevada)
February 9, 2021 | Speakers: Keith Stewart; Jerry King; Nick Saines

Tunneling Geology including the San Antonio Experience (Texas)
February 9, 2021 | Speaker: Ross Webb

Development of a Statewide Program for Coastal Mapping and Implications for Coastal Hazard Adaptation Applications (Texas)
February 2, 2021 | Speaker: Dr. Cheryl Hapke

Hydrogeology of Shallow Groundwater Contaminant Plumes in Las Vegas, NDEP Guidance, and Cleanup Prioritization (Southern Nevada)
January 12, 2021 | Speakers: Ben Moan; Jerry King; Nick Saines

2020

An Introduction to Water Rights in Washington (Nisqually)
November 17, 2020 | Speaker: John Rose

A Geotechnical and Remote Sensing Approach to Monitor Rock Slope Stability within a Railroad Corridor near Caliente, Nevada (Southern Nevada & Great Basin)
November 10, 2020 | Speakers: El Hachemi Bouali; Jerry King; Nick Saines

Nevada’s Rapidly Evolving Landscapes: Heir Apparent to the San Andreas Fault (Southern Nevada & Great Basin)
October 13, 2020 | Speakers: Jim Faulds; Jerry King; Nick Saines; John Louie

Post Earthquake Investigation in the United States (Oregon)
September 22, 2020 | Speaker: Dave Fenster

Earthquake Hazards & Earthquake Risks in the Central US (St. Louis)
September 9, 2020 | Speaker: Phyllis Steckel

Dyeing to Know – The uses of tracers in karst hydrology (Texas)
July 21, 2020 | Speakers: Pat Frost; Geary Schindel

Contrasting the Middle Trinity Aquifer in Hays and Southwestern Travis Co (Texas)
July 14, 2020 | Speakers: Pat Frost; Brian Hunt


Available Webinar Topics

Naturally Occurring Asbestos - Sarah Kalika

Why Join a Professional Society? - Dave Fenster

Post-Earthquake Investigations in the Eastern United States - Dave Fenster

Why is Applied Geology Important for Critical Facility Siting? - Dave Fenster

Blasting Techniques in Civil Projects - Bill Godwin

GEER 2010 Darfield New Zealand Earthquake Investigation - Bill Godwin

State of AEG/Hazardous Waste Management - Cynthia Palomares

Overview of the Earthquake Hazards and Earthquake Risks of the Central US - Phyllis Steckel

Adaptive Mine Reclamation Case Studies and the Role of the Engineering Geologist - David Bieber, P.G.

Engineering Geology Applied in the Mining Industry - David Bieber, P.G.

Environmental and Engineering Geology in Areas of Mined Ground - David Bieber, P.G.

One Person, Multiple Careers: The Variety of Jobs an Engineering Geologist Can Have - David Bieber, P.G.