Soils Laboratory

Room: McEniry 213
PI: Dr. Martha Eppes

The Soils lab is equipped to handle a variety of basic soil and sediment analyses including particle size, pH, soluble salts by electrical conductivity, CaCO3 analysis by Chittick, iron extractions and ion-specific analyses of various cations.


Current Projects

  • The investigation of the geomorphology of semiarid and arid terrains in the United States and Mexico
  • Surficial Geology and Geomorphology of the Southeastern San Juan Mountains, Colorado
  • Investigation of Thermally Induced Cracks in Rock