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Sara Nedrich Dissertation Defense

Metal fate dynamics and ecotoxicology in hydrologically variable aquatic ecosystems

Tiffany Napier Dissertation Defense

Unraveling Santa Barbara Basin Lithogenic Sediment Composition and Application to Southern California Hydroclimate.

2017 New Zealand Field Trip Video, by Kevin Ortiz

University of Michigan Researchers use Drones to Map Landslides from New Zealand Earthquake

A team of geologists and engineers led by U-M is mapping surface ruptures and some of the tens of thousands of landslides triggered by the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck New Zealand's South Island on Nov. 13. In this video, team leader Marin Clark, associate professor of earth and environmental sciences, and team member Dimitrios Zekkos, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, discuss the techniques the team is using.



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