July 2008

Four maps, two ISGS publications, and one outside publication authored or co-authored by ISGS staff members were released this month. Additionally, nine unpublished reports were completed and submitted to the Illinois Department of Transportation. One contract report and one thesis were completed.

ISGS Publications

Chenoweth, C., A.R. Myers, and J.M. Obrad, 2008, Photographic History of Coal Mining Practices in Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Circular 572, 178 p.

Griffith, G.W., F.B. Denny, and R.J. Jacobson, 2008, Bedrock Topography of Murphysboro Quadrangle, Jackson County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Preliminary Geologic Map, IPGM Murphysboro-BT, 1:24,000.

Grimley, D.A., 2008, Surficial Geology of Mascoutah Quadrangle, St. Clair County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Geologic Quadrangle Map, IGQ Mascoutah-SG, 2 sheets, 1:24,000; report, 9 p.

Hardy, F., and C.P. Weibel, 2008, Surficial Geology of Dunlap Quadrangle, Peoria County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Preliminary Geologic Map, IPGM Dunlap-SG; 1:24,000, report, 3 p.

Hardy, F., and C.P. Weibel, 2008, Surfical Geology of Oak Hill Quadrangle, Peoria County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Preliminary Geologic Map, IPGM Oakhill-SG, 1:24,000; report, 3 p.

Panno, S.V., and D.E. Luman, 2008, Assessment of the geology and hydrogeology of two sites for a proposed large dairy facility in Jo Daviess County near Nora, IL: Illinois State Geological Survey, Open File Series 2008-2, 32 p.

External Publications

Chrzastowski, M.J., 2008, ASBPA in Chicago—A unique field trip experience: Coastal Voice, Newsletter of the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association, July/August 2008, p. 1, 2.

Stieglitz T., H. Bokuniewicz, W. Burnett, J. Cable, M. Charette, Y. Kontar, J. Martin, W. Moore, J. Oberdorfer, R. Peterson, P. Povinec, J. de Olivera, and M. Taniguchi, 2008, Submarine Groundwater Discharge from a Fractured Rock Aquifer on the Ubatuba Coastline, Brazil: An Overview of the IAEA-UNESCO Project: EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union (AGU), 89(23), Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Cairns, Australia, 29 July-1 August, 2008, Suppl. Abstract H25B-05.

Unpublished Reports

Plankell, E.T., G.E. Pociask, K.E. Bryant, K.W. Carr, 2008, Initial Site Evaluation: Max Creek Proposed Wetland Compensation Site, Johnson County, Illinois: Unpublished contract report to the Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois State Geological Survey, Champaign, Illinois, 27 p.

Pociask, G.E., 2008, An Evaluation of Bendway Weirs: Effects on Stream Channel Migration and Cross-sectional Geometry: M.S. Thesis, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 95 p.