C. Pius Weibel

C. Pius Weibel, Ph.D.
Senior Bedrock Geologist
Bedrock Geology and Industrial Materials
217-333-5108
217-244-2785 (Fax)
Education: 

Ph.D.

Research Interests: 
  • Glacial geology in the Peoria area
  • Computer-aided geologic mapping
  • Karst geology
  • Regional bedrock geology
Current Research Projects: 
  • Quaternary mapping in the Peoria County area
  • Shale resource mapping in the central Illinois River Valley
  • Karst geology of Illinois
Selected Publications: 

Weibel, C.P., 1999, Topographic Map of Bedrock Surface, Villa Grove Quadrangle, Douglas County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, IGQ Villa Grove-BT, 1:24,000.

Weibel, C.P., and C.C. Abert, 1999, Drift Thickness Map, Villa Grove Quadrangle, Douglas County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, IGQ Villa Grove-DT, 1:24,000.

Weibel, C.P., and Z. Lasemi, 2001, Geological Map of the Bedrock Surface, Villa Grove Quadrangle, Douglas County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, IGQ Villa Grove-BG, 1:24,000.

Weibel, C.P., 2001, Drift thickness and bedrock topography, in Lasemi, Z. and Berg, R.C. (eds.), Three-Dimensional Geologic Mapping: A Pilot Program for Resource and Environmental Assessment in the Villa Grove Quadrangle, Douglas County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Bulletin 106, p. 60-62.

Weibel, C.P., 2002, Evolution of the boundaries used to map Pennsylvanian cyclothemic sequences in Illinois, USA, in Hills, L.V., Henderson, C.M., and Bamber, E.W.(eds.), Carboniferous and Permian of the World: XIV International Congress on the Carboniferous and Permian Proceedings: Canadian Proceedings: Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists, Memoir 19, 239-251.

Panno, S.V., Kelly, W.R., Weibel, C.P., Krapac I.G., and Sargent, S.L., 2003, Water quality and agrichemical loading in the two groundwater basins of Illinois’ Sinkhole Plain: Illinois State Geological Survey, Environmental Geology Series, no. 156, 54 p.