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News From EES Department
Best poster award won by EES graduate - GSA Conference

The undergraduate and graduate students and faculty of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences had a strong presence at the GSA South Central Meeting March 12-13,2018 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Ohood Alsalem gave an oral presentation on Neodymium isotope...

College of Science ACES Research Symposium on April 13

The ACES symposium has a long-standing history at UTA as a place for students to showcase their research accomplishments. Historically, this has been a University-wide event, but this year, each of the colleges is organizing their own events. Join us...

Just Published
Terrestrial cooling and changes in hydroclimate in the continental interior of the United States across the Eocene-Oligocene boundary

One of the most pronounced climate transitions in Earth s history occurred at the Eocene-Oligocene transition, 34.0 - 33.6 m.y. ago. Marine sedimentary records indicate a dramatic decline in pCO2...

Paleozoic sediment dispersal before and during the collision between Laurentia and Gondwana in the Fort Worth Basin

We report detrital zircon U-Pb ages in the Fort Worth Basin (southern USA) aimed at understanding sediment dispersal patterns on the southern margin of Laurentia before and during the Laurentia-Gondwana...


Field Camp
FieldCamp 2018

May 14 - June 13, 2018

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Camping at: Environmental geoscience and lake geochemistry in Arlington, TX. Pennsylvanian and Mesozoic sedimentary systems near Las Vegas. Regional geology and mapping in igneous and Metamorphic terrain in the Rio Grande Rift, Jemez and Tusas Mountains, New Mexico.