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Byron Straw

Byron Straw

Senior Lecturer in Earth Sciences

Earth and Atmospheric Science
Natural and Health Sciences

Contact Information

Phone
(970) 351-2470
Fax
(970) 351-4197
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Earth and Atmospheric Science
Campus Box 100
Greeley, CO 80639

Education

M. A. University of Northern Colorado, Geology

B. S.  Clarion University of Pennsylvania Earth Science, Geology

Research/Areas of Interest

Late Quaternary glacial geomorphology, Holocene/Pleistocene climate reconstruction, sub-surface geophysical investigation, geoarchaeology, soils, hydrogeology, volcanic geology, geomorphology, and science education.

Publications/Creative Works

Straw, B.M., 2011, The science of natural disasters, in Proceedings, Library of Congress, Teaching with Primary Resources, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado.

Straw, B.M., 2010, Glacial and periglacial deposits of the Lake of the Clouds Cirque, Never Summer Mountains, Colorado [Master’s thesis]: Greeley, University of Northern Colorado, 89 p.

Straw, B.M., and Hopkins, K.H., 2010, Glacial and periglacial deposits of the Lake of the Clouds Cirque, Never Summer Mountains, Colorado: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 42, no. 3, p. 49.